We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bel Arco Resort

2 Crestline Drive, PO Box 290, Bull Shoals, AR 72619
Hotel amenities
Book on
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Bull Shoals
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Bel Arco Resort
View Map
Add Photo Write a Review

8 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Pompano Beach, Florida
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2011

I would like to set the record straight; Bel Arco Resort was recently sold- the new owners have put a lot of time and money into remodeling. I stayed at Bel Arco Resort and was completely satisfied. I felt the accommodations were great. I feel Bel Arco has something for everyone- it’s ideal for family reunions and corporate conventions. There... More 

4 Thank Chelsea B
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2011

We checked in at 4:30PM and our rooms had not been cleaned, the beds had not been made, there were dirty used towels hanging and trash in the bath room. The desk clerk came and made up the beds reusing the dirty sheets from the previous guest. This place is disgusting!

5 Thank cruiseguys
Jefferson City, Missouri
Level Contributor
101 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2010

I'm not even sure where to begin. The place is a dump. My room was extremly old and dated, needed lots of repair work, had dead bugs everywhere, smelled funny, and had a large space under the door that let anything and everything in. The heat/ac unit was loud, sheets were mismatched, and the "pullman kitchen" was so iffy I... More 

Thank EG_AlwaysOnTheGo
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2008

We had our family reunion here and could not have had more helpful people and staff. The old restaurant had recently burned and there had been some storm damage in the area which the owners were in the process of cleaning up, but through it all they we very responsive to all of our needs and desires. The new restaurant... More 

5 Thank Rockybill
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2008

My husband bid on this trip for a charity auction, so at least it went to charity. We stayed in the condo, which looked as though it hadn't been cleaned in 6 months. There were cobwebs and dead bugs everywhere. One night it rained and our front window by the door was leaking heavily into the entry way. The beds... More 

Thank kcue
A TripAdvisor Member
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2005

We just got back from Bel Arco on Sept. 5th we were booked to stay 3 nights. I reserved one of the cottage rooms because of the lake view. This was not a resort by any means, and for the money it was no where near worth it. Their website is very misleading and the photos they are using on... More 

1 Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Hermiston, Oregon
Level Contributor
39 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2005

Went for a weekend seminar. Reserved a room with a kitchen but they claimed we did not ask for kitchen. We did get them to move us from the gravel parking lot view to one near the pool. We ignored the remarks made by the front desk people about having to move us all over the place to keep us... More 

2 Thank James P
A TripAdvisor Member
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2005

We stayed at Bel Arco over the July 4th weekend of 2005. We were very disappointed with the facilities. Our room had bugs, cobwebbs, and the carpet hadn't seen a vacuum in a while. There were holes in the walls that had been patched and did not match the rest of the wall, as well as rotten wood around the... More 

7 Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

9 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (6)
Room/suite (2)
Hotel & grounds (1)
Bathroom (1)
Other (2)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (3)
View from room (3)
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question