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A Bear's Den B&B

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place was beautiful, immaculate and the owner and staff were very accommodating.. am recommending it to my friends and family. Beautiful place and wonderful breakfast. We're very attentive to my allergies. and family.

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Thank KittyBounds
bear_mena, Owner at A Bear's Den B&B, responded to this review

ABears Den enjoyed helping to celebrate your 25th anniversary! We loved that you enjoyed sitting on the rockers and swing on the screened back porch, with your hubby enjoying fresh cookies. It was good that you shared your allergies before hand, and we had time to make things work well for your diet! It is always good to hear that... More 

Siloam Springs, Arkansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My good friend and I took our kids to Mena for a fun weekend. We all had the best time and felt right at home at A Bear's Den. Edith is the sweetest hostess and goes above and beyond. The flowers and grounds are gorgeous! We enjoyed every minute of our stay and cannot wait to go back. The breakfast... More 

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Thank amandarmiller
bear_mena, Owner at A Bear's Den B&B, responded to this review

ABears Den is prepared to accommodate a family group and it has worked out to be a great experience for the family and ABears Den. It is rewarding for us to see our guests enjoy themselves so much. Please let us know when your traveling this direction again. We will roll out the extra above and beyonds for you guys!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

Edith was a charming hostess at this beautiful bed and breakfast. Lots of choices for relaxing outside your room on the property, big front porch with comfy rockers, warm & roomy sitting room overlooking back of the beautifully landscaped backyard, large living room. You definitely do not feel like you are encroaching on others' space. Such a relaxing visit and... More 

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Thank Elaine C
bear_mena, Owner at A Bear's Den B&B, responded to this review

ABears Den does have a great "common living room" that can be enjoyed by several at one time. Waiting for breakfast with coffee in hand, can be a pleasure in the living room or on the screened-in back porch that has rockers and swing. Thanks for coming, we will look forward to your return visit soon, Edith, Judy, & Bit More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

Great spot, great people, and great breakfast . House and gardens were nice and relaxing and very well kept. It will be A stop for us from now on. We got A lot of tips on things to do in the area from the ladies as well .

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bear_mena, Owner at A Bear's Den B&B, responded to this review

It is amazing to the staff at ABears Den how enjoyable the people are that come for their stay, whatever their purpose. It is our pleasure to welcome you to our place of rest and relaxation! We are always ready to help you find a surprise in town that makes your stay most enjoyable! Please do come again soon. Edith,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

Loved our visit to ABears Den! This place has an Incredibly wonderful Hostess who knows a lot about the area. The breakfast was above and beyond and I loved smelling the homemade cookies in the afternoon accompanied by three wonderful nights sleep and all around peace, comfort and charm. People around town say it is the best place to stay... More 

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bear_mena, Owner at A Bear's Den B&B, responded to this review

Mena is a great destination for a relaxing and enjoyable get-away. Our cookies are a big hit and we always look forward to seeing people enjoy fresh, warm cookies! We appreciate your choosing ABears Den for your stay and will always be waiting to assist you with your needs while in Mena. Edith, Judy and Bit More 

Springdale, Arkansas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

I enjoyed my stay at A Bears Den in Mena, AR for the state volleyball tournament. Edith was absolutely wonderful and a genuinly nice person to meet. Thank you for your hospitality and warmth during my visit.

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1 Thank Stephanie L
bear_mena, Owner at A Bear's Den B&B, responded to this review

It was wonderful that Mena sponsored the state volleyball tournament. ABears Den was certainly glad to accommodate you in your stay. Please let us know if your going to be in our area in the future. We would love to take care of you during your stay, and give you another lovely breakfast before your day starts! Edith & Bit More 

Allen, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

Our biker group drove up to the house and Edith was on the front porch to great our arrival. She immediately made us feel welcome with a tour of the house and fresh home made cookies. The accommodations were very comfortable (like being at home) and the house had plenty of room to sit and talk as a group or... More 

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bear_mena, Owner at A Bear's Den B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. ABears Den staff really put our guests on the radar as we prepare for your stay. We enjoy anticipating your arrival and being available to get you settled in and comfortable with fresh baked cookies! We enjoy hearing about your adventures and anticipations of what might be next on your trip. IIt was a pleasure... More 

Allen, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

Edith is a wonderful hostess! She opened her lovely home for our group of 6 riders. Each bedroom is very nicely furnished and warm. Enjoyed spending time in the family room telling stories and having some good laughs with our crew and Edith. Breakfast was absolutely delish...! Edith made us feel like family - Look forward to our return! Greg... More 

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Thank GIshmael34
bear_mena, Owner at A Bear's Den B&B, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. Bit and I just really did have delightful time with your group. It was a lot of fun hearing your traveling experiences. ABears Den staff have a good time anticipating and preparing for our guests. Erika is a special friend and was a blessing for all concerned that weekend to fill in for... More 

Allen, Texas, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

I know where I'll be staying every time I roll through Mena! A group of 6 of us made last minute changes to our weekend plans. Due to the weather we switched from riding in the Texas hill country to riding in Arkansas. I am so happy how it turned out. I called Edith on Thursday and asked is Saturday... More 

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2 Thank Tim W
bear_mena, Owner at A Bear's Den B&B, responded to this review

ABears Den wants to tell you how much we appreciated your business! It was our pleasure to make your stay as enjoyable as we possibly could! We are always interested in your ventures and curious about how they come together for you. Our staff really takes every aspect of your stay to be special, trying to anticipate any convenience we... More 

Russellville, Arkansas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

My wife and I conducted a 3-day plein air painting workshop at the B&B. The hospitality provided by Edith and her crew allowed us to concentrate on our painting of the scenery on her property consisting of huge hardwood trees, beautiful lawn with lots of plants, and a small creek with walking trails and bridges. Breakfast every morning was very... More 

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Thank Bill G
bear_mena, Owner at A Bear's Den B&B, responded to this review

It was a delightful experience for ABears Den to host your workshop! Every artist expressed how much they enjoyed themselves and felt encouraged by your teachings and by your examples. HOWEVER, I don't know if anyone enjoyed the workshop more than Bit and I. The group was very congenial and really clicked with great conversations about their painting experiences and... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beautiful Bed and Breakfast on park like acreage with lots of azalea gardens in Mena Arkansas, situated in the heart of the scenic Ouachita Mountains. A Bear's Den has a wonderful front and back porch with rockers and swings on both to relax and enjoy the peaceful surroundings. Comfortable rooms are tastefully decorated and include satellite TV and wireless internet service. Fax line available. Lots of coffee served as early as you would like. An inviting and delightful breakfast is served. A Bear's Den is ServSafe Certified by the National Restaurant Association. We can also help plan fantastic dinner reservations and/or an In-house massage by a professional masseuse. We can guide you in activities and sports available in the area. See you in Mena! ... more   less 

Additional Information about A Bear's Den B&B

Address: 2205 Church Ave, Mena, AR 71953-2605
Location: United States > Arkansas > Mena
Price Range: $115 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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