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The Joy Motel

216 W. Van Buren, Eureka Springs, AR 72632
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Ranked #32 of 36 Hotels in Eureka Springs
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Anadarko, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we got there in a down pour and hail and they let us leave our motorcycles under the awning till morning, the rooms are very roomy,clean and an awesome price and the location was great. Got an awesome breakfast across the street at myrtie mays and the,trolly stop right there. You couldn't ask for a better host (Randy) . We... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We wrote booked at Edgewood Manor - a B&B owned by this same group. Booked late - same day as arrival via hotels.com. When we arrived we found that the suite was already booked and we had no place to stay. We made a few phone calls to Marsha, the booking agent, with mo response. After several attempts we recheck... More

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St. Louis, Missouri, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We spent the Thanksgiving weekend of 2013 at the Joy Motel. This establishment was in the process of being renovated. The pool, which was not open, is now open and is salt water as we understand. We had a wonderful experience. The accomodations were fresh and pleasant. The bath has its own heater. It is convenient to the many attractions... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Loved the kitsch!!! Funky, fun, and friendly! We go to Eureka for the unique experience. And the Joy does not disappoint. Great location, and the people are fab! Priced reasonably and a happy place to rest!

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Eureka Springs, Arkansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Marsha, the new owner bought the hotel in late 2013 and has spent numerous hours and I hate to think how much money on its restoration. The pool has been restored and looks fabulous. The renovation will take longer than Marsha intended, I'm sure. As a business owner in Eureka Springs I admire her vision and wish her the best... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

This was our first visit to the Joy since it changed hands. The previous owners were old hippies and decorated this 40's era motel with a 60s theme. They served pancakes off a hot plate in the morning. We liked to stay in the Jimi Hendrix room and relax next to the large pool. It was fun and the rooms... More

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Hello, this review is for the Joy Motel in Eureka Springs, Arkansas. This property has buildings from the 20s, 40s, and 50s. It is being renovated and has extensive amounts of downed trees due to an ice storm. We had a renovated king room. New carpet, New bed. We loved the vintage bathroom with period fixtures. Don't expect the Hampton,... More

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Savannah, Missouri
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

The hotel is a disaster and under construction. Only a few rooms have been completed but you don't find that out until you check in and have to drag your luggage around the debris from rooms under construction. The room we stayed in was "remodeled" but the bathroom and fixtures were covered in mold. The window air conditioning unit also... More

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Address: 216 W. Van Buren, Eureka Springs, AR 72632
Location: United States > Arkansas > Eureka Springs
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 39
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