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Best Western Van Buren Inn

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BEST WESTERN Van Buren Inn This exceptional 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. Guests will find themselves 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 a short drive away and are also 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 comes complete with free newspaper, free wireless Internet access, 37 inch HD TV, fridge and microwave. Other hotel amenities include a full hot breakfast each morning, fitness center, an outdoor pool - open May until September - 24-hour front desk service, guest laundry and more. This Van Buren, Arkansas hotel is also pet friendly. Business guests will appreciate having a business center in the lobby, meeting and conference facilities, and a location close by local businesses and corporations. Our friendly staff is waiting to welcome you to your home away from home while on vacation.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Public Wifi
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Breakfast Available
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
Microwave
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Mid-range
Business
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39Car recommended
Grade: 39 out of 100
32Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
0Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews room was clean front desk would stay again staff was very friendly fresh fruit great place to stay next morning nice stay pleasant surprise late check reasonable rates hot breakfast within walking distance nice breakfast long trip road trip parking lot
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Older motel kept in great shape. Good internet, and a great price. I would definitely stay here again if in the area. I have nothing els to say about it, but you know that Trip Advisor requires it, so here you go.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank ralverde
Response from Simon G, Manager at Best Western Van Buren InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for completing a review regarding your recent stay at our property - pleased to hear that you liked our hospitality with nice clean rooms at reasonable price. See you soon again

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

This hotel is older with dated furniture and decor, but it is an outstanding place to stay. It is cleaner then many I have stayed in and very friendly staff. Only problem is trying to leave hotel exiting onto a busy street. Not enough of...More

Review collected in partnership with Best Western
Date of stay: August 2018
Thank 546sharonv
Response from Simon G, General Manager at Best Western Van Buren InnResponded 13 August 2018

Thank you for excellent review regarding your recent stay at our property. We are pleased to you liked our hospitality with friendly staff and easy location off Interstate 40. Exit from the hotel is around the block and fairly easy. See you again on your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dont stay here! This is the dirtiest place I have ever seen! Room had not been cleaned in a very long time! Cobwebs in all corners with spiders. Tub filthy. Towels looked like someone had wiped their butt with them and left them for us...More

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Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Hiswifetheirmother
Response from Simon G, Manager at Best Western Van Buren InnResponded 3 weeks ago

On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for not exceeding your expectations. Rooms are cleaned and inspected daily before rented out. Maybe these were not cleaned to our high standards on this occasion. We will instruct our inspection and maid staff...More

Reviewed 21 October 2018

Conveniently located just off interstate. Friendly and efficient staff at check-in. Clean and inviting entrance. Reasonable rates. Room was very clean with comfortable bed. Pillows could have been a bit better. Decent breakfast bar.More

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Date of stay: October 2018
Thank smill1975
Response from Simon G, Manager at Best Western Van Buren InnResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you for excellent review regarding your recent stay at our property. We are pleased to you liked our hospitality with clean comfortable rooms and friendly staff and easy location off Interstate 40 at reasonable prices. We have lots of extra pillows available on request...More

Reviewed 9 October 2018

It was okay. They have done a good job of remodeling an old hotel with updated furnishings; however, it still had the feel of an old motel. The service is good. We didn't go to breakfast so I can't review that.

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Date of stay: October 2018
Thank RLF-NWA
Response from Simon G, Manager at Best Western Van Buren InnResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you for your review regarding your recent stay at our property. As the saying goes 'Old is Gold' may be true! See you again on your future trips. Thank you once again for staying with us.

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Tonja B
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Response from Donald J | Reviewed this property |
Where is the question? All I read is about a person writing how unhappy they were.
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Tonja B
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Response from Simon G | Property representative |
We have 10% off our daily rates as seniors discount AARP Thank you for your question
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Room Tips
"The front side (south) has construction, the back side (north) has the pool."
DonnaR57
14 Jun 2018
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"The rooms around back are great for people with pets."
jennifernO9741GP
15 Jan 2018
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"Room 100 was a corner room and a short walk to the pool and fitness center."
TravelinMan678
14 Jun 2017
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"First floor was very quiet"
NashvilleMing
2 Jun 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$73 - US$93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
best western van burenvan buren best western
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Holiday Inn Express
LOCATION
United StatesArkansasVan Buren
NUMBER OF ROOMS
56
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