LITTLE MISSOURI RIVER FLY FISHING COTTAGE

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
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Minimum Stay 2 nights
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LITTLE MISSOURI RIVER FLY FISHING COTTAGE

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House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)

Little Missouri Fly Fishing Cottage at 16 Factory Site Road is within 3 minutes of all the best accesses to the Little Missouri, the best kept trout stream secret in Arkansas. And for you diamond hunters, we are 5 minutes down the road from the Crater of Diamonds.

Our cottage sits secluded in the foothills of the Ouachita Mountains. Cozy in the fall and winter months, just sit back and enjoy a fire in the Fisher Stove. During the fall the hardwoods on the property add just a bit of color to the 2 acre spread.

Yes, the Crater of Diamonds State Park is the attraction around here, and they do find REAL diamonds almost every day out there. We are 5 minutes from the park, so you can go work your luck, and come back for an afternoon nap when you are ready.

Should you be a stream trout fisherman, or lake fisherman, bring your catch back to a fully equipped kitchen, or head into Murfreesboro for one of several cuisine restaurants. For you fly fishermen and women, our little secret stream down in Southwest Arkansas is stocked from late October to late April, with fly fishing year round. A novice and experienced fly fisherman's dream not too far from home. Local guide available. You do need a license and stamp which you can get locally.

Our cottage is accessible to the great Ouachita mountains just up the road for you hikers and outdoor lovers. If you like walks in the woods and along the river, this one is for you.

Just 2 minutes from Murfreesboro,5 minutes from Crater of Diamonds State Park, 5 minutes from Lake Greeson and Narrows Dam landing, Wegner's and Coleman's Quartz Crystal mines are 40 minutes away (nothing but rave reviews from rock hounds), 4 State Parks within short distance, and 1 National forest and the Hot Springs National Park within an hour.

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome

Mark

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Mark and Suzanne are Texans originally, but found Arkansas 30 years ago and settled here to run a business and raise a family. Both our sons and daughter in law attended Arkansas schools and colleges. We truly love being Arkansans and everytime we leave for the crowded metropolises, we feel the warmth of the area as we return.

Mark purchased this house in 1997

We love the closeness of a truly unique small town area with plenty of things to see in nature. From Mark's passion for fly fishing for trout, sailing, farming, golf and tennis, geocaching, and the outdoors to Suzanne's love of the beauty of nature, Murfreesboro and the surrounding area have it all. And the beauty is, people have not overrun the area. It still has small town appeal with a low amount of traffic, unlike other popular places in the area like Hot Springs and Branson. We like it so much we have purchased another home here and live here in retirement.

Fly fishing on a 5 mile stretch of water, a lake and boat marina within 5 minutes of the house, the Crater of Diamonds 5 minutes away, natural beauty of the lower Ouachita mountains, the color in the spring and fall, wildlife galore, and few people.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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4.7
based on 62 traveler reviews

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Little Missouri River Fly Fishing Cottage
average rating of 4.7419353 based on 62 reviews
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Little Missouri River Fly Fishing Cottage
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p196127vb
(870) 904-0733 (Arkansas, USA)
Murfreesboro Arkansas
Tyler, TX
5

Off the Beaten Path

  • 5 of 5
Our family chose to have a vacation that wasn't all about amusement parks this year. We wanted to have "family time". This cottage was the perfect home base! Roomy enough for a family of 5 and very affordable. Our girls LOVED roasting marshmallows at night so much that we are putting in a fire pit here at home. We WILL be back next year to hit the quartz mines!!!
  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Little Missouri River Fly Fishing Cottage
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p196127vb
(870) 904-0733 (Arkansas, USA)
Murfreesboro Arkansas
Uniontown OH
5

Great for families

  • 5 of 5
We had an excellent time at the cabin. My two girls LOVED Jill and the other goats. They really enjoyed feeding them and taking lots of pictures. They loved the fresh eggs every afternoon. We did go to the Diamond mine four days, found nothing but, still an awesome trip. Weather pretty hot for us 91*. Suzanne was a blessing. She got us to Wal Mart to get a trac phone. ( Sprint does not have reception down there.) I would definitely recommend the cabin to others. !!
Hope to see you again soon!!
  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Families with Young Children
business
Little Missouri River Fly Fishing Cottage
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p196127vb
(870) 904-0733 (Arkansas, USA)
Murfreesboro Arkansas
5

Quiet, Quaint and Homey!

  • 5 of 5
We had the opportunity to stay at Lil Mo's Fly Fishing cabin this past June and were very happy we stayed there! First of all, the place was very clean and inviting, the air worked GREAT as the temps were in the 90's and humidity HIGH! We came down to go to the Diamond minefield to look for diamonds and to see the surrounding areas. Alas, we did NOT find any diamonds, but it was neat to experience doing it! (It was harder than we anticipated due to the HOT weather and HARD ground!) We spent a day in Hot Springs which was very nice to see altho somewhat like the southern version of Wisconsins Dells area. Full of people, shops, eateries, gift shops and the like. Did lots of relaxing, did some hiking and visited Lake Greeson. We also spent some time with the owners, Mark and Suzanne, who are very nice people! We enjoyed our short time with them! A plus, was our "almost free" breakfasts each day! After my husband figured out how to gather the fresh eggs from the chickens(with Marks help-thanks, Mark for not laughing at him!)we enjoyed the freshest eggs for breakfasts each day! The goats were a cute addition too and we enjoyed petting them. All in all, a very nice trip and we are already talking about trying our luck again in Spring, 2015!
PS-hint: the eggs are behind the little doors on the wall!!!!!!
  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Little Missouri River Fly Fishing Cottage
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p196127vb
(870) 904-0733 (Arkansas, USA)
Murfreesboro Arkansas
2

Like coming home.

  • 2 of 5
We enjoyed our stay very much. The grandchildren loved the goats and chickens, and gathering eggs. My husband and I both grew up on a farm, so the place was like coming home. We didn't find a diamond, but it was a great experience. Mark came by to check on us and meet the family. Would like to come back some day. Thanks for a clean place to stay.
  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Not sure about the stars based on the review but we enjoyed your family staying with us. Wish your young bowler the best at nationals.
business
Little Missouri River Fly Fishing Cottage
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p196127vb
(870) 904-0733 (Arkansas, USA)
Murfreesboro Arkansas
Kanab Ut
5

Murfreesboro

  • 5 of 5
Nice home away from home.
  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
business
Little Missouri River Fly Fishing Cottage
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p196127vb
(870) 904-0733 (Arkansas, USA)
Murfreesboro Arkansas
South Carolina
4

Great Stay

  • 4 of 5
I read some of the other reviews about the roosters, so I came prepared with ear plugs and didn't hear them at all. Mark also offered us brand new ear plugs if we needed them. My friends and I loved the weekend we spent in Murfreesburo and at the cottage. We're talking about coming back in a few months!
  • Submitted: May 21, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Sara, one rooster, and my neighbor has a mule that talks! You girls come on back to the country, and try finding that diamond more than just one day this time!
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Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Texarkana

Picturesque 2 acres with the cottage sitting on a hill, Crater of Diamonds State Park 5 minutes away, Lake Greeson swimming area and boating area 5 minutes away (boats rentable at Swaha Marina), fly fishing accesses are all within 3 to 5 minutes of this centrally located site

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Availability & Rates

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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning and damage dep. $50
Tax Rate 12.0%

Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Amenities

Murfreesboro House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
Location Type:
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Heating
  • Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
Kitchen:
  • Microwave
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Kitchen ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 double
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , pull out couch bed
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) trundle beds in back room, pull out couch bed in front room
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Games ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • sight seeing
  • miniature golf
  • wildlife viewing
  • boating
  • bird watching
  • shopping
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • sailing
  • water skiing
  • fishing
  • swimming
  • hiking
  • rafting
Notes:
kids will love our 'pets' as this is a working hobby farm also, 3 lovely red face boer doe goats that are at best like pet dogs, and a dozen laying hens the kids can gather eggs from in the morning, use them complimentary
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