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Cotter Trout Lodge

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Room & Suite (26)
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Comfortable and affordable accommodations within walking distance to the White River access, Big Spring Park and local "swimming hole". All rooms include wireless internet, flat screen T.V.s, mini-fridge and coffee makers. Gas and charcoal grills and fire pit areas available for guests. Plenty of boat and trailer parking. On-site owner/operator. Pet friendly.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair access
Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Non-smoking rooms
10Room tips
Traveler rating
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Time of year
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  • English
Popular mentions
Felt welcome from the time we checked in, until we left. Everyone was soo friendly and helpful. We were going to be on the river until 11, and they let us check out at 12, so we had time to come back and change clothes, after the fishing. Highly recommend!!!
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Response from BeckyManager, Manager at Cotter Trout Lodge
Responded Jun 29, 2018
Thank you for your 5 star review. Hope to see you again soon. Becky (manager)
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I stay at the Cotter Trout Lodge each year. The rooms are quaint and clean. Close to the river. It is incredibly quiet there. Sit by the fire pit and shoot the breeze with other guests (mostly fishermen). An enjoyable experience each year. Right next door is a great little
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Response from BeckyManager, Manager at Cotter Trout Lodge
Responded Jun 21, 2018
Thank you William for your 5 star review. We are glad you got to enjoy the fire pit. Hope to see you again!
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Very nice, pleasant stay at this quaint motel. Room was not large but well appointed with fishing motif and a beautiful cedar headboard. Motel is close to the White River which is world famous for Trout fishing. It was a chilly night outside but inside was cozy with two
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Response from BeckyManager, Manager at Cotter Trout Lodge
Responded Jan 4, 2018
Thank you for your 5 star review. We hope to see you again!!
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We were turned on to this place by Larry Babin - fishing guide extraordinaire. Have stayed here a couple of times and found the staff to be friendly and the rooms in really great shape. It is really like an old time motel with a camping twist. You are even able to have a camp
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Response from Jane H, Manager at Cotter Trout Lodge
Responded Oct 17, 2017
Thank you for your 5 star review of us. We decided since we have a train that runs right beside us that we should have a train room. Look forward to seeing you next time. Thank you Becky (manager)
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This place was amazing! It was so extremely clean. The rooms could not have been any better. This is a place we will definitely come back to. The fire pit at night was an added bonus. I high recommend this place. You won't be sorry. Planning our next trip already.
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Response from Jane H, Owner at Cotter Trout Lodge
Responded Oct 15, 2017
Greetings, Glenda Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a complimentary review! Everyone here works very hard to please our guests and we are glad you were happy with the accommodations. We hope you enjoyed your stay in Cotter and look forward to seeing you again as soon as your schedule allows. Jane
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Big comfy bed and roll away
Room 23 nice sitting area
View from Fred's Fish House, Mountain Home
Another view of king size room #12
Our king size room #12
"Ask for a room facing the river if you want to have a campfire..."
"Facing the river"
"Room 23 had an awesome soft mattress!"
"The good thing about our room was that the 2 story building had only one other room filled. Not a lot of parking right there"
"Stay on the river side"
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