Top rated rentals — Jasper
Destination guide

Welcome to The Ozarks

A gateway to the Buffalo National River, Jasper is a laid-back mountain town in northern Arkansas. It's surrounded by a wonderland of tumbling waterfalls, granite bluffs and rugged ravines. The town is a sanctuary for outdoor enthusiasts, with a handful of national parks, state forests and rec areas to explore. Its dramatic setting in The Ozarks also makes it one of the state's most coveted outdoor wedding destinations. Planning on tying the knot? From cozy creek-side cabins to luxurious mountain lodges, Jasper vacation rentals are ideal for bridal parties and wedding guests alike.

Things to do

Cast a line in the Buffalo National River

For a day in the sun, head down to Kyles Landing Recreation Area. Set on the Buffalo National River, it's a great place to swim, picnic and fish for smallmouth bass. Don't forget to pick up an Arkansas state fishing license before you cast a line. Housed in a Victorian era cottage, the Bradley House Museum offers a fascinating glimpse at Jasper's colonial past. Inside, you'll find artifacts and memorabilia curated by the Newton County Historical Society.


A wealth of wilderness adventures

Jasper is an outdoor lover's paradise. In town, you'll find local outfitters offering a host of wilderness adventures. You can kayak on the Buffalo National River, hike in the Ozark Mountains and explore ancient caves like Mystic Caverns and Crystal Dome. There's also horse riding, rock climbing, mountain biking and more. Don't want to work up a sweat? The Arkansas Scenic Byway 7 is dotted with stops, including the Arkansas Grand Canyon. With huge living areas and plenty of bedrooms, luxury Jasper vacation rentals are ideal for family reunions, with plenty of space to relax, bond and clink glasses.


Summer sunshine in Jasper

Summer is high season in The Ozarks, with long days and plenty of sunshine. The weather is perfect for swimming, hiking or simply relaxing with a good book. With sun decks, hot tubs and stunning mountain views, secluded Jasper vacation rentals make it easy to enjoy the sunshine. Every June, Jasper throws its Buffalo River Elk Festival. There are plenty of family-friendly activities to enjoy, including live music, craft stalls, art auctions, fishing derbies and a dazzling firework display. There's still plenty to do in the winter, from horse riding along snow-dusted trails to board game nights by the fireplace.

Natural features

Discover the Elk Capital of Arkansas

Jasper sits in the heart of Newton County, a scenic district in northwestern Arkansas. Newton is known as the Elk Capital of Arkansas and, with around 450 deer roaming the Buffalo River corridor, it's easy to see why. The Buffalo National River dominates the landscape, with more than one third of the county designated as national parks or state forests. This includes the Ozark National Forest, which covers a sprawling 1.2-million-acre footprint.

How to get there

Transportation to and around Jasper

The nearest airport is in Harrison, AR (HRO-Boone County Regional), located 17.8 mi (28.6 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Jasper?

Whatever you're looking for in a getaway, you'll find a rental in or around Jasper that fits you like a glove. Why not try these on for size?:

  • Around 50 miles from the center of Jasper, it's difficult to beat "Enjoy A Gorgeous Beaver Lake View At The Blue Heron". It has 4 bedrooms and a range of conveniences like WiFi and a microwave oven.
  • "Tᕼe ᗰᗩiᑎ ᒪoᗪge • Modern Comfort By Trails And Museum Located On Quiet Street" also promises an awesome stay, offering 2 bedrooms, a free nearby fitness center, air conditioning and more. It's around 60 miles from Jasper.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Jasper vacation rental for you.

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near Jasper?

You need only step foot inside one of Vrbo's tiny house vacation rentals in Jasper to find out that amazing things really do come in tiny packages. Smartly designed to maximize every square inch of space, these pint-sized pads promise a big vacation experience:

  • Take time off and recharge your batteries at "Tiny House Close To Buffalo Point". Located in Saint Joe, a separate dining area and a kitchen are just two of the amenities you can expect here.
  • "Historic Tiny House - Down On Main Street" offers plenty of conveniences, including a nearby laundromat and outdoor furniture. Located in Eureka Springs, you'll be able to live large in this small but well-designed abode.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Jasper?

There's something inherently cozy about snuggling up in a log cabin with a hot chocolate and a novel. Leave the busyness of everyday life behind and spend a few nights or longer at one of these log cabins in Jasper:

  • Throw your bags down at "Dogwood Cabin Of Deer Lodge Cabin Rentals Secluded Ozark Mointain Log Cabin" in Jasper and during your waking hours enjoy fishing and rafting and your evenings relaxing in your cozy cabin.
  • Alternatively, get into vacation mode at "Deer Cabin Of Deer Lodge Cabin Rentals Is A Secluded Ozark Cedar Log Cabin". Try some rock climbing or golf or simply put your feet up at this Jasper getaway.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Jasper?

Weekends were made for fun. Settle into one of these weekend getaways in and near Jasper and experience all the incredible things to do nearby:

  • Located 25 miles to the east of the center of Jasper, "Sky Hawk Ridge, A 185 - Acre Refuge On The Buffalo River" appeals to nature fans and adventure lovers. Stay busy by exploring nearby outdoor attractions, such as Bull Shoals-White River State Park and Mystic Caverns. If you're up for more, try rock climbing or horse riding.
  • Alternatively, switch into vacation mode at "Little Cabin In The Woods: Spectacular Views". Approximately 2 miles northeast of Jasper, fun activities around here include caving and hiking and biking. More interested in sightseeing? Pencil in a visit to Ozark National Forest and Hemmed-in-Hollow Falls.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Jasper?

Studio apartments are a hard act to beat when it comes to character, convenience and location. Choose one of these studio apartments for rent in or near Jasper and get a taste of the local energy and vibe:

  • Make "Cottage 2 - Historic Little Switzerland" your home for a couple of days or more. This fantastic property features amenities including air conditioning and WiFi.
  • Alternatively, get into vacation mode at "Bear Hollow Near The Buffalo River", which offers conveniences including an oven and WiFi.

When you're ready to step outside your studio apartment and do some exploring, there's lots to keep you busy around Jasper. Enjoy cultural attractions? Check out Searcy Art Gallery and Heber Springs Community Center.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Jasper?

Whether you're seeking a cottage for you and a pal or a guesthouse with enough room for the family, there's no shortage of short-term rentals in and around Jasper. These retreats are an ideal base for a flying visit:

  • If you only need to stay a couple of nights, "A Unique Experience Yurt Living In A Beautiful Woods Setting" is a fantastic choice. It's close to the center of Jasper, so you'll be near lots of attractions.
  • Another excellent option is "Secluded Area On Upper Kings River @ Chimney Mill Cabin. . . Quiet And Peaceful". Round up your squad and enjoy a relaxing stay near the heart of Jasper.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Jasper?

Nothing says "I love you" quite like planning a romantic weekend together. If you're eager to spend a couple of relaxing evenings away with your significant other, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Jasper that will sweep you off your feet:

  • Located around 20 miles from Jasper, "Secluded Area On Upper Kings River @ Chimney Mill Cabin. . . Quiet And Peaceful" is the ideal place for adoring couples. A fireplace and a firepit are some of the amenities you'll find here.
  • Another option where you can enjoy a few precious days together is "Come Enjoy This Newly Built Hillside Country Cabin Located Near Buffalo River". Located 12 miles from Jasper, a fireplace and air conditioning add to the ambiance here.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Jasper?

Share your vacation and have more fun. Whether you're organizing an active getaway with pals or a big family gathering, you'll have your pick of large group vacation rentals in and around Jasper:

  • A range of amenities including a nearby river and a kitchen make "Dogwood Cabin Of Deer Lodge Cabin Rentals Secluded Ozark Mointain Log Cabin" a favorite. This sizable retreat has 3 bedrooms and sleeps up to 12 guests. From Jasper's center, it's around 5 miles away to the south.
  • "Two For One On River Modern House And Apartment" is another fantastic option. It's around 3 miles to the northeast of Jasper, has 6 bedrooms and sleeps up to 12 guests. A swimming pool and a water view are among the things that'll help make your stay more comfortable.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Jasper?

Having access to a swimming space is always a bonus when you're vacationing, especially if you have kids in tow. Splash the days away at one of these houses with a pool in or near Jasper:

  • Make pool day every day at "Two For One On River Modern House And Apartment". Coffee and tea making facilities and a DVD player are a couple of the other amenities that help make this place a winner.
  • Another top-rated option is "Cabin - Morwood House - Hot Tub And Large Game Room On 15+ Private Acres". There's loads to love about this property besides its pool, such as a pool table and a DVD player.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Jasper?

It's always more fun to share wonderful times with the ones closest to your heart. Whether you're planning a family escape or taking time out with friends, we'll have a large vacation rental to suit your style. These are two of our best in and around Jasper:

  • Located around 20 miles to the west of Jasper, "Secluded Area On Upper Kings River @ Chimney Mill Cabin. . . Quiet And Peaceful" has 3 bedrooms and can sleep up to 10 guests. It comes with a host of amenities, including coffee and tea making facilities and a garden.
  • "Come Enjoy This Newly Built Hillside Country Cabin Located Near Buffalo River" is another top pick for families. It's around 12 miles to the northeast of Jasper, has 3 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 8 guests. Handy amenities here include a DVD player and a microwave oven.

If you're after family-friendly attractions around the area, you won't have to look far. Berryhill Park, Shooting Sports Complex and Splash Zone Water Park promise lots of fun for all the gang.