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Aunt Grace's Stay 'N Play Resort

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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

On Gracee is a very accommodating with anything you have going on she has quaint little places in the kitchen it's our wonderful the propane does smell a bit because they're old gas ovens but they come fully stocked with plates and silverware and a refrigerator as well outside she has a gazebo and corn hole and the swing during...

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New Hampshire
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have always wanted to stay at Aunt Grace's and finally were able to while visiting family over the holidays. This spot is truly a hidden gem near great fishing and outdoor recreation areas! The folks who run the place are the nicest people! We stayed in the Serenity room which was beautiful! Our room was attached...

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New Castle, Colorado, United States
Reviewed 27 October 2014

I had an amazing stay at Aunt Grace's Stay and Play. My room was large with a kitchen and the hostess Aunt Grace was very informative about the area and I loved her little gift shop. Overall, I loved it and recommend it to anyone who wants a great clean place to stay.

Thank Suzette S
Grace H, Owner at Aunt Grace's Stay 'N Play Resort, responded to this review

Wonderful guests makes our job easy. Guests enjoy the information book we have put together about the area, where to shop, eat and relax. Looking forward to your next stay with us.

Ozark, Arkansas, United States
Reviewed 21 October 2014

"Aunt Grace's Stay N Play Resort" Lakeview,AR is a great example of why we need to stay and visit the Bull Shoals Lake area, take a break from chain lodging, and see what a great resort such as "Aunt Grace's " has to offer that the chains can not.We did just this and found a gem in the "Aunt Grace's...

1Thank Jason P
Grace H, Owner at Aunt Grace's Stay 'N Play Resort, responded to this review

People like this guest are wonderful. The roads are made for bikes. We accept one night guests and enjoy meeting people from all over the states.

Cornville, Arizona
Reviewed 23 September 2014 via mobile

After a long day on the motorcycles we didn't require anything fancy, just a hot shower and a bed. What we found were very nice and accomodating people and a room that fit the bill. There were plenty of towels and comfortable beds. This is a deal at $55. Thanks much!

1Thank benfishing
dingbat2, Owner at Aunt Grace's Stay 'N Play Resort, responded to this review

Wonderful guests, tired and ready to rest. Were able to refer to a local resturant for a good meal. Arkansas has great winding roads for Bikes. With fall approaching and the color tours will soon be here it was nice they were able to come visit between the seasons.

New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Reviewed 27 August 2014

My family and I have stayed at the Stay 'N Play resort for over 30 years now. We have always been made to feel right at home. There are multiple activities for any outdoor person within 5 miles of the resort. The best place to stay on Bull Shoals lake by far! And there is free popcorn every night!

2Thank Amanda R
Grace H, Owner at Aunt Grace's Stay 'N Play Resort, responded to this review

So enjoyable when guests return year after year. A joy to see the children grow up and then return with children of their own. Your family is always a delight.

Tulsa, Oklahoma
Reviewed 22 August 2014

A quaint, rustic resort near Bull Shoals Lake and the White River. Quiet and charming with several wonderful amenities. It features a swimming pool, covered picnic area with grills, bonfire pit, and playground for the kids. The rooms are large, clean, and comfortable. Service is wonderful and very informative. This is my one and only pick for places to stay...

2Thank Valag E
Grace H, Owner at Aunt Grace's Stay 'N Play Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we enjoy hosting locals families during the holidays.

Panama City, Florida, United States
Reviewed 22 August 2014

My parents live in Flippin, AR and we usually stay with them when we come into town for vacations and holidays except for when other family comes into town also. We picked Aunt Grace's Play and Stay last Thanksgiving and were very pleased with not only the spacious and clean cabin, but with the pleasant and personable staff. We loved...

1Thank Toni A
dingbat2, Owner at Aunt Grace's Stay 'N Play Resort, responded to this review

Many locals have family and friends stay with us. You and your pets are always welcome to come visit.

Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 11 November 2011

THE four of us stayed there in march of 2011. The price was very reasonable and had a fun time staying there. Very clean rooms and very friendly owners who go out of their way to tell you about the area, so don't think twice about a place to stay. Just once and make it (Aunt Grace's Stay and Play...

4Thank Gerald O
marshall mo
Reviewed 15 September 2011

i had the pleasure to stay at aunt graces stay n play in august. the room were reasonably priced & very clean. the pool was great my 9 & 10 year old son loved it there. bikes to ride games to play free popcorn & a popcile eveynight it was great. i had the misfortune of a brakeline breaking on...

8Thank scubamike76

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a resort for individuals as well as families, reunions, weddings and groups. A large picnic are, charcoal grills, and a 29 by 36 pavilion in which to gather. We are dog owners and welcome guests to vacation with their pets. All cabins are smoke free. Centrally located between the White River and Bull Shoals Lake for fishing and boating fun. Outdoor fire pit with free firewood. Horseshoes, games and free popcorn for guests to enjoy. The outdoor 20 by 40 foot pool is open May to October. Free WI-FI in all cabins. Extended Cable (about 70 channels) to watch on Flat Screen TV. All cabins have a private bathroom and heating and air conditioning. All rooms have ceiling fans. 5 Of the cabins have a full housekeeping kitchen, pots and pans, dishes, whatever you need to cook for your family. The other 5 cabins have a small refrigerator, microwave and coffee pot. We have outdoor plug-ins for boats and lots of flat parking. There are 2 full service marinas nearby. Staying iwth "Aunt" Grace is better than staying with family. We do not tell if you made your bed or not! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aunt Grace's Stay 'N Play Resort

Address: 6316 Highway 178 W, Lakeview, AR 72642-9018
Region: United States > Arkansas > Lakeview
Price Range: $88 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“Ask for the serenity room.”
622suzettes, 27 Oct 2014 | Read review
“You can either choose one side of the cabin or both sides. Very spacious!”
tonia381, 22 Aug 2014 | Read review
“all the rooms are great but the serinity room is great for the romantic couple.”
scubamike76, 15 Sep 2011 | Read review
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