Plan Your Stay

You can find folksy art, beautiful antiques and quirky restaurants in the shops of downtown Van Buren. Our hotel’s close proximity to this area allows you a glimpse into the past to see the history and heritage of this well-preserved river town.

Walk Through History

As you explore the historic aspects surrounding our hotel in Van Buren, take time to visit the museum featured in the Old Frisco Station located downtown. Go on a pleasant train ride with the conductor while he shares the rich lore of Van Buren’s past.

Every year, our guests enjoy fun celebrations and fairs, including the Lake Lou Emma Arts and Crafts Fair, Old Timer’s Day and Pioneer Days Parade. Each season brings a new event as well as guests from far and near.

Don’t leave our Van Buren, Arkansas hotel without traveling to the nearby city of Fort Smith. With a rich heritage and attractions that include the Fort Smith National Cemetery and Knoble Brewery, Fort Smith provides a unique chance to visit the past.

Ready for some fun?

Where to Dine

Area Restaurants

The dining options in Van Buren, AR are endless. Whether you’re craving a homestyle meal or an international flavor, Van Buren restaurants provide a wide range of options for every palate. To give your taste buds a head start, we’ve listed a handful of nearby restaurants below.

AmericanMexican & Tex-MexAsian CuisineItalian & Pasta

Western Sizzlin’ Steak House

3120 Alma Highway, Van Buren, AR 72956

479-474-2357

Chili’s Bar & Grill

2024 Fayetteville Rd, Van Buren, AR 72956

479-471-8445

C & C Catfish

50 Rena Rd, Van Buren, AR 72956

479-474-2555

La Huerta Grill

1915 Main St, Van Buren, AR 72956

479-471-0113

Golden Wok China Buffet

2308 Fayetteville Rd, Van Buren, AR 72956

479-471-8986

Pad Thai Restaurant

518 North Plaza, Suite 2, Van Buren, AR 72956

479 471-1409

Frank’s Italian Restaurant

1906 Fayetteville Rd, Van Buren, AR 72956

479-474-7778

Start your day off SMART
What better way to start your day than with our Express SMART START breakfast bar?

A number of delicious items are available – such as fresh fruit, cereal, biscuits and gravy, eggs and bacon, our signature hot cinnamon rolls, and a cup of 100% Arabica bean coffee.