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1903 N 6th Street
Van Buren, Arkansas 72956-2338
United States


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Hotel Overview

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This exceptional Van Buren, Arkansas hotel is conveniently located off Interstate 40 at Exit 5 and features affordable rates, clean rooms and unforgettable customer service, which makes this the best hotel in Van Buren.

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Our guests will find themselves in the heart of Van Buren and close to some of the area's best attractions - like the Old Fort Smith Historic District, Fort Smith Museum, Field of Dreams Baseball Field, downtown Van Buren a short drive away and local eateries are all within walking distance. Don't forget to hop on the Arkansas Missouri Railroad, visit the King Opera House or see a show at the Alma Performing Art Center.

Each spacious, well-appointed room at this hotel comes complete with free newspaper, free high-speed wireless internet access, HBO®, ESPN® and all the comforts of home. Other hotel amenities include a full hot breakfast each morning, fitness and business centers, a seasonal outdoor pool - open May until September - 24-hour front desk service, guest laundry and more. We are also a pet-friendly hotel.

Make your reservations online and save today with the Best Western Van Buren Inn. Our friendly staff is waiting to welcome you to your home away from home while on vacation. Enjoy your stay.


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Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
We are pet friendly and allow up to two dogs in a rented room. The size limit for any one dog shall be 80 pounds. Other pet types (e.g. cats) may be allowed upon the hotel’s approval prior to arrival. Pet rate is $30 per day. A refundable cleaning and damage deposit of $100 is required upon check-in. If damage occurs or excessive cleaning is needed, the deposit can become non-refundable and the hotel may charge additionally to cover the costs of repair or cleaning.


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Hotel Amenities


  • Wireless Internet connection in public areas
  • Outdoor pool
  • 100% Smoke free hotel
  • Complimentary full breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, hot eggs, hot breakfast meat, other hot items, yogurt, juice and coffee.
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Baggage hold
  • Late check out
  • Safe deposit box
  • Dataports
  • Air-conditioning
  • Physically challenged services
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor parking 24-hours
  • Cable or satellite television Enjoy Cable TV with HD channels with 37 inch Flat screen TV in all rooms!
  • Free wireless internet available in public areas; Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Business center open 24-hours
  • Exercise facility Open from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. New exercise room with brand new gym equipment - treadmill, elliptical, cycle and multi-function bench.
  • Mail services
  • Physically challenged facilities
  • Truck/RV parking 24 hours
  • Safe deposit box available at front desk
  • Motor coach parking
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Free newspaper available at front desk
  • Stationary bike New exercise room with new gym equipment - treadmill, elliptical, cycle and multi-function bench
  • Treadmill New exercise room with new equipment - treadmill, elliptical, cycle and multi-function bench
  • Exterior corridor
  • Guest laundry, $1.25, nominal fee, 24-hour
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Photocopy machine

Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:

  • Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
  • Accessible bathrooms and features, including shower/tub
  • Accessible room controls (e.g. HVAC and lighting)
  • Accessible clear floor space
More Amenities


  • Cable or satellite television CNN® or other 24-hour news station in guest room, 37-inch flat screen tv's
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron, ironing board
  • Desk/work area available
  • Dataports wireless connection in all rooms
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Direct dial telephone available
  • Free local calls under 30 minutes
  • Air-conditioning
  • Wake-up calls
  • Easy chair available
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator available
  • Complimentary newspaper available
  • Cribs available

Public Space ADA Accessible Features:

  • Accessible parking spaces and signage (car and van)
  • Accessible parking space that is 96-inches wide with an appropriate access aisle
  • An accessible route that allows for approaching and entering the hotel
  • Interior routes to public spaces that do not have abrupt level changes
  • An accessible reception desk or accessible folding shelf or reception area
  • Accessible table in eating area
  • The eating area has self-service shelves and dispensing devices within reach range
  • Public restrooms accessible

Guest Room Communication Assist Features:

  • Closed-caption televisions
  • Telephones have volume control
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Nearby Attractions

Area Business

  • 5 mile(s) from Simmons Foods
  • 12 mile(s) from Henubrece Cancer Center, specialty center for cancer patients
  • 12 mile(s) from Saint Edward Medical Center, large specialty hospital


  • 2 mile(s) from Excursion Train, scenic train through Ozark Mountains
  • 5 mile(s) from King Opera House, theater/musical productions
  • 10 mile(s) from Cherokee Casino, gambling
  • 10 mile(s) from Alnua Performing Arts Center, musicals, roadshows, concerts
  • 12 mile(s) from Fort Smith Museum, history of Fort Smith's area
  • 15 mile(s) from Ben Guerew Park


  • Adjacent to Burger King, Fast Food, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Across the street from McDonald's, Fast Food, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, open 24 hours
  • .2 mile(s) from Big Jakes, Full Service, American, open for: lunch, dinner, 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • 1 mile(s) from Sonic, Fast Food, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, 6:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.
  • 5 mile(s) from Western Sizzler, Full Service, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • 5 mile(s) from Cottage Cafe, Full Service, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.


  • 12 mile(s) from University of Fort Smith
  • 60 mile(s) from University of Arkansas-Fayetteville

Nearby Cities

  • 12 mile(s) from Fort Smith
  • 60 mile(s) from Fayetteville
  • 90 mile(s) from Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 160 mile(s) from Little Rock
  • 170 mile(s) from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma


  • 0.2 mile(s) from fishing
  • 0.6 mile(s) from driving range
  • 5 mile(s) from hiking
  • 5 mile(s) from golfing
  • 10 mile(s) from horseback riding
  • 10 mile(s) from hunting
  • 60 mile(s) from University of Arkansas, sports events, football


  • 5 mile(s) from Van Buren Historic District, various shops and stores
  • 10 mile(s) from Fort Smith Historic District, various shops and stores


  • 12 mile(s) from Fort Smith Bus Terminal
  • 12 mile(s) from Fort Smith Regional Airport
  • 70 mile(s) from Northwest Regional Airport
  • 90 mile(s) from Tulsa International Airport
  • 160 mile(s) from Little Rock Train Station