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Monticello
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice clean. Looks nice inside. I thought this was truly a one bedroom cabin but the room is separated by a wall with an opening on top with no door. Like another reviewer stated I got bug bites on my ankle after sleeping in the bed looks like flea bites or some kind of mite bites?

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Dallas, Texas
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30 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016

The 1 bedroom cabin we rented was very small and the inside definitely did not look like the picture shown on the web site. Nevertheless it seemed clean and functional. However, I came home with a few bug bites that only could have occurred in the cabin because there were in places underneath clothing and I did not spend any... More 

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Marshfield, Missouri, United States
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Echo Canyon is right on Lake Ouachita and not too far from Hot Springs. It's not way out in the middle of nowhere if you need to be close to town. There are things to do nearby, also, if you are a nature lover. It was really hot when we were there, so we didn't take advantage of nearby trails... More 

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Thank Lisa H
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29 reviews
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Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed here with our entire family for a long weekend. My husband and I had a 1-bedroom cabin and the rest of my family stayed in one of the new 3-bedroom cabins. Here are the positives: 1. Prices were very reasonable for lodging. 2. The 1-bedroom was quite basic but still charming and met our needs since we were... More 

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Hot Springs, Arkansas
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Cleanest cabin I have ever stayed in! Perfectly secluded area on Lake Ouachita ... beautiful, quiet ... a great Valentine getaway weekend! The staff left roses, cupcakes and chocolates for us .... the cabin was equipped with everything you would need (except hair dryers!) ..... would highly recommend ....

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Park City, Kansas
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80 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2015

My wife & I came here with another couple on the 3rd weekend of October. We stayed in one of the new cabins, & it was very enjoyable. The 2 bedrooms were spacious, & had a nice adjoining bathroom to both of them. The kitchen was good size with a center island, & there is a charcoal grill on the... More 

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Hernando, Florida
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43 reviews
26 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

Echo Canyon provides the "real" Lake Ouachita experience without the frills. The cabins are comfortable and clean-ish (by lake cabin standards). We did see a few bugs but that is to be expected. Our cabin had a nice view of the lake and we enjoyed sitting out on the porch in the morning with our coffee and in the cool... More 

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1 Thank Pinky8889
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Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

Beautiful !! The ride was very nice....... Cafe has great burgers and brisket sandwich was so tender. The Staff is great and had smiles the whole time we there. 3 bedroom cabins are super nice. Breakfast is very reasonably priced.

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1 Thank Brad L
Fort Worth, Texas
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16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 11 May 2015

We decided on a random trip to Hot Springs, Arkansas and wanted to be close to Lake Ouachita. The lady who owns this place was very nice to let us book at the last minute and even made it easy for us to pay with cash when the office wasn't even open. Very accommodating. We stayed in a 2 person... More 

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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80 reviews
14 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 9 December 2014

Ok so we have stayed in these cabins twice now. Once was this past summer and let me tell you, we paid 10 bucks for a boat slip and it was on the gas dock. So nice and classy. A lot of the docks around the lake are old and slightly scary but this one was new and swanky. There... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy the amenities Echo Canyon has to offer! New 3 bedroom, 2 bath cabins that will sleep 6 that have a fully equipped kitchen for $275+tax a night (2 night Min). Our 7 rustic 1 bedroom, 1 bath cabins will sleep 2 to 4 people and have a fully equipped kitchenette with the rates starting at $110+tax a night(2 night Min). All cabins have dish network and a patio with patio furniture and charcoal grill. We have uncovered boat slips available, or we also have boats to rent to have FUN in the SUN. There is a boat launch if you brought your own boat or just go swimming at the swim area cross the cove. Or if you prefer the beauty of nature, go hike one of several trails. Enjoy a delicious meal in our great new restaurant overlooking the entire marina or just take out if wanting a quiet dinner in the cabins. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Echo Canyon Resort & Marina

Address: 2645 Blakely Dam Rd, Royal, AR 71968-9320 (Formerly Spillway Resort & Marina)
Region: United States > Arkansas > Royal
Price Range: €94 - €240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“One bedroom cabins are quite small . They do, however, overlook the lake. The three bedroom cabins are spacious and are nice.”
 of 5 bubbles U4871IIlisah, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Three bedroom, two bath cabin”
 of 5 bubbles 281clarissak, 15 Feb 2016 | Read review
“If you go after the summer season, after Labor Day, the restaurant is closed and staff is sparse.”
 of 5 bubbles shan0521, 1 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Not only is there no Wifi, there is no cell reception, sometimes there might be enough of a signal to get a message through, but that is it. The cafe only serves breakfast on Saturday and Sundays, and only dinner on Fridays. All the cabins do have cooking items though. We stayed in a small 1 bedroom cabin, some of the others stayed in the 3 bedroom cabins which we much larger and nicer.”
 of 5 bubbles 864belag, 20 Jul 2014 | Read review
“When we go back I plan to rent a three bedroom and take more of the family.”
 of 5 bubbles 879dennise, 6 Jul 2014 | Read review
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