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BEST WESTERN Van Buren Inn

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel is older, but the interior has been updated. The lobby is modern and the rooms have updated furniture and amenities. The TV was large with a good selection of channels. Free wireless internet is available. The breakfast buffet was good. Very quiet, no noise from outside or next door.

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Thank Charles M
Angie G, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Van Buren Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for completing very positive review regarding your recent stay at our property. Glad to hear that you liked our hospitality with our remodeled rooms & full hot breakfast. Clean & quiet comfortable rooms with all room amenities - large TV with HD channels, free wi-fi are the norm here. We aim to provide excellent customer care at all... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

It appears the rooms were recently remodeled...ours was excellent. Nice beds, close to the interstate, and good restaurants nearby. Great place to stop for a respite on a road trip...highly recommend it! The breakfast area is a bit small but big enough to accommodate the folks that were there when we stayed.

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Angie G, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Van Buren Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for completing very positive review regarding your recent stay at our property. Glad to hear that you liked our hospitality with clean & quiet comfortable remodeled rooms and ideal location off I-40 with nearby restaurants. We are happy to be appreciated. Look forward to your next visit. Thank you once again! More 

Fair Play, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stay at this hotel several times a year on business. They have always been friendly and have recently completed a remodel project on all the rooms. This a an extremely clean place to stay. I enjoy it every time I have the opportunity to stay with them.

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Thank Eric G
Angie G, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Van Buren Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for completing excellent review regarding your recent stay at our property. We are pleased to hear that you like our hospitality with clean comfortable rooms with friendly staff providing superior customer service. Your appreciation is most welcome. We hope you will come back again on your business trips every time. Thank you once again! More 

Birmingham, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After not being able to find a "choice hotel" in the area we were traveling to we wound up staying here. It was clean and comfortable and convenient to the interstate 40. Needed an accessible room. When no parking available near room we were moved to another room immediately with convenient. parking for handicapped.

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Angie G, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Van Buren Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for completing an positive review regarding your recent stay at our property. We are pleased that you liked our clean & comfortable hospitality off the I-40. Your appreciation of our property and your room location is very pleasing. We hope you will come back and see us again. Thank you once again. More 

San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our fourth one night stay in Best Western on this trip.,Our first trip to Arkansas! Though the hotel was full of teenagers and their parents (baseball tournament) the staff was professional and, though busy, had time to answer our questions and give us personal attention. We would go back to the Van Buren Best Western!

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Angie G, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Van Buren Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for completing positive review regarding your recent stay at our property. We are pleased that you liked our professional staff with their full focus on guest needs. We try to surprise each of our guests on positive side in some way! Your appreciation is most rewarding. We hope to see you soon again. Thank you once again. More 

Lewisville, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a recent vacation to Arkansas, my wife and I stayed at the Best Western Van Buren Inn twice. And we wouldn't hesitate to stay there again. It's conveniently located just off I-40. Check-in went well, the room was clean, beds were comfortable, air conditioner worked fine, had hot water for showers, free internet, got a good nights sleep, and... More 

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Angie G, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Van Buren Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for completing very positive review regarding your recent stay at our property. Glad to hear that you liked our hospitality with our staff focusing on your needs in every respect. Clean & quiet comfortable rooms with all room amenities, free wi-fi, full hot breakfast and ideal location off I-40 are standard here. We aim to provide excellent customer... More 

pearcy, United States
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The room was fine but some other patron decided to talk on his phone for about 90 minutes right outside my room. Also working on front of motel and workers did not seem to care if people were getting old paint on them.

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Thank Eric K
Angie G, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Van Buren Inn, responded to this review

We do apologize for other guests on their cell phone but this is beyond our control. Contractors working on the ceiling did have side doors open for any guest concerned about paint dropping on them. More 

Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

We stopped on our way home after vacation in TN. I had called to change the stay date and did not notice the change in rate till the next morning when we were getting ready to check out. I took my confirmation to the desk and they refunded the difference. The room was clean although the AC was kind of... More 

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Angie G, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Van Buren Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for completing review regarding your recent stay at our property. We are pleased to hear that you liked our hospitality with clean and comfortable rooms with free hot breakfast & internet - all to maximise our guest services! Providing great customer service is paramount for our hotel staff and will honor rates booked in advance. Your appreciation is... More 

Nashville, United States
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

This hotel was modeled after Roach motels. AC unit was so loud I had to turn it off to call the front desk about the noise and foul odor. Was awakened when a roach feel on my face. Turned on the light to find out there were more on and above the bed. I want my money back, ASAP!

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Angie G, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Van Buren Inn, responded to this review

On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for not exceeding your expectations. AC - we checked this unit - it is brand new unit and muffling sound is the new wave of air flow technology and it works fine. Roaches - we inspect our rooms everyday twice by our maids and supervisor. Roaches have not been... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

We really enjoyed the sincerity of the staff they were all nice and friendly. Our air in the room kept freezing up and wouldn't work it was in the 90s outside so you can imagine how muggy and hot it was.

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Angie G, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Van Buren Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your survey and compliments to our hard working friendly staff. We are so sorry about your air conditioner issue at our property. We hope you will give us a second change to impress you as so many of our guests are return visitors. Thank you for your stay Angie More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
BEST WESTERN Van Buren Inn This exceptional Arkansas hotel is conveniently located off Interstate 40 at Exit 5 and features affordable rates, clean rooms and unforgettable customer service, which makes this the best hotel in Van Buren. Guests will find themselves close to some of the area's best attractions - like the Old Fort Smith Historic District, Fort Smith Museum, Field of Dreams Baseball Field, downtown Van a short drive away and are also within walking distance. Don't forget to hop on the Arkansas Missouri Railroad, visit the King Opera House or see a show at the Alma Performing Art Center. Each spacious, well-appointed room comes complete with free newspaper, free wireless Internet access, 37 inch HD TV, fridge and microwave. Other hotel amenities include a full hot breakfast each morning, fitness center, an outdoor pool - open May until September - 24-hour front desk service, guest laundry and more. This Van Buren, Arkansas hotel is also pet friendly. Business guests will appreciate having a business center in the lobby, meeting and conference facilities, and a location close by local businesses and corporations. Our friendly staff is waiting to welcome you to your home away from home while on vacation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Van Buren Inn

Address: 1903 North 6th Street, Van Buren, AR 72956 (Formerly Holiday Inn Express)
Location: United States > Arkansas > Van Buren
Price Range: $89 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN Van Buren Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 56
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Also Known As:
Best Western Van Buren
Van Buren Best Western
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Van Buren
#4 Family Hotel in Van Buren
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