Escape to the modern-yet-rustic charm of ‘Mallard’s Rest,’ a secluded 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom Hot Springs vacation rental house! Offering sleeping space for 6, phenomenal interior and exterior amenities, and a terrific location on a quiet cove of Lake Catherine, this Arkansas property is everything you’ve been looking for! The home’s breathtaking views and tranquil wooded setting will provide you a peaceful getaway inside the Diamondhead Resort community!
Master Bedroom: King Bed | Bedroom 2: Queen Bed | Bedroom 3: Full-over-Full Bunk Bed
Nestled off the road on a wooded lot, this beautiful 1,938-square-foot waterfront home greets you with unique architectural style with a charming, barn-like facade.
Start your day in the great room, where gorgeous timbers and large windows extend to soaring vaulted ceilings. Gather with your companions on the 3 cozy sofas, surrounding the enormous flat-screen satellite TV as the warmth of the wood-burning fireplace envelops you in comfort.
Throughout your stay, prepare home-cooked meals in the spacious fully equipped kitchen, or fire up the gas grill on the massive, furnished upper deck for an outdoor barbecue.
Later, walk down the lighted steps to the lower deck, where you can watch visiting deer stop by the expansive backyard as you end the evening with a nightcap and some fishing.
Seeking an even better view? Climb up the spiral staircase in the silo to sit out on the upper deck, where you’ll be surrounded by the sights and sounds of nature, including dazzling firefly shows, which illuminate the sky.
When you’re ready to turn in, curl up in the master bedroom’s spacious king-sized bed, or bedroom 2’s plush queen-sized bed. The kids are sure to sleep peacefully in bedroom 3’s comfy full-over-full bunk beds.
You’ll love having access to spectacular community amenities within Diamondhead, a gated resort community with secure access and amenities that include an Olympic-size swimming pool, which is open seasonally, a playground, a picnic area, a marina, and more. Bring your clubs and set up a tee time at the Diamondhead Golf Club, a semi-private 18 hole par 72 PGA golf course with pro shop and 19th Hole Grill.
Outdoor adventures lie right within your grasp from the property’s magnificent location! Check out Lake Catherine State Park, adjacent to Diamondhead Resort, offering a visitor’s center, rental boats, a marina with bait and fuel, a launch ramp, a standard pavilion, picnic sites, a swimming area, a nature center, playgrounds, and hiking trails.
Hot Springs and the surrounding area offer a multitude of activities, including Diamond Lakes, shopping, museums, galleries, festivals, horse racing and the famous Bathhouse Row. The equestrians and horse lovers of the group will delight in the ability to sign up for a guided trail ride at the Arkansas Riding Stables.
Visit the Central Avenue Historic District to indulge in a variety of shops, restaurants, museums, and spas, or take the kids to nearby Magic Springs and Crystal Falls theme and water park for some fun in the sun!
Up for more adventure? Take the scenic Belle of Hot Springs riverboat cruise, or zip across the Adventureworks Zipline park. Afterwards, grab a bite from the grill at Diamondhead Community Market.
THE EVOLVE DIFFERENCE
Evolve Vacation Rental Network is on a mission to make vacation rental easy for guests. Every property in our network has been vetted and verified so you can book with confidence. If you have questions prior to your trip, we are happy to assist you 7 days a week. During your stay, your designated Guest Contact will be available 24/7 to help with any issues that may arise.
Key Residence Features:
- Amenities include a fully equipped kitchen, flat-screen TV with DISH Network , free WiFi, central air conditioning, in-unit washer and dryer, gas grill, furnished dual-level decks,
- Community amenities include an Olympic-size swimming pool (seasonal), a playground, picnic area, marina, golf club, restaurant, and more
- Tranquil natural setting on a quiet cove of Lake Catherine! Take advantage of boating, fishing, hiking, swimming, golf, museums, restaurants and shopping!
*Please note: To control vegetation and facilitate shoreline facility maintenance and inspection, the water levels in Lakes Hamilton and Catherine are drawn down 3-7 feet annually from early November to early March. This draw down will have a seasonal impact on the water level in the cove behind Mallard's Rest.*
- No smoking
- No pets allowed
- No events, parties or large gatherings
- Must be at least 25 years old to book
- Additional fees and taxes may apply
- Photo ID may be required upon check-in
- Top bunk maximum occupancy 1 (at least 6yo, 175 lb max)