Eureka Springs

  • Fun things for kids in Eureka Springs

    Kids Love Downtown

    Family fun happens day and night in downtown Eureka Springs, and the Basin Park Hotel is the ideal home base for taking advantage of all downtown has to offer.  EXPLORE DURING THE DAY At every turn, there is something for everyone to discover. From a historical museum that the kids would find interesting to the many secret paths, trails, and springs.  It’s different here and the kids will love adventuring, and you can feel comfortable giving them a little space to roam.  Can’t Miss Idea: Kids’ Scavenger Hunt Get started discovering the history and magic of the Basin Park Hotel and Eureka Springs by picking up your very own scavenger…

  • May is Preservation Month

    People Saving Places: Elise Roenigk and the Basin Park Hotel

    May has been designated as Preservation Month by the National Trust for Historic Preservation in order to promote historic sites and heritage tourism, with a 2022 focus on the People Saving Places. The Basin Park Hotel, which has served as “the Centerpiece of Main Street Eureka Springs” for over a century, is owned by Elise Roenigk, a preservationist of national significance and one of those special people.  Built as a first-class hotel, neglected during the depression, restored as a speakeasy, and later a museum, The Basin Park Hotel was brought back to life by the current owner Elise Roenigk, and her late husband Marty, 25 years ago.  The hotel first…

  • Summer Vacation in Eureka Springs

    Summer Vacation in Downtown Eureka Springs

    Downtown Eureka Springs is a perfect summer getaway and the Basin Park Hotel makes the perfect headquarters for your vacation.  Take advantage of the long days and warm nights and fill them with activities.  Here are some ideas for summertime fun all in or near downtown Eureka Springs:  Can you escape the room before time runs out?   Visit Escape Room 13 to find out! Ghost hunters can take a ghost tour at the Crescent Hotel, become a paranormal investigator at Basin Park Hotel, or roll around town with Haunted Eureka Springs Ditch your car and ride a Trolley Step back in time to an earlier age of locomotive transportation…

  • Eureka Springs Springtime Getaway

    Springtime Getaway at the Basin Park Hotel

    The return of warmer weather allows us to reconnect with nature, dine on outdoor patios, and meander through stores and galleries. Eureka Springs with redbuds and dogwoods in full bloom, singing birds, and spring temps make everything a bit more beautiful than usual at this time of year.  A spring visit to downtown Eureka Springs is an experience you won’t soon forget. Here are five great reasons the Basin Park Hotel is your perfect springtime getaway. Eureka Springs’s downtown is centered around the Basin Park Hotel. There, you’re within walking distance from a variety of local shops, where you can browse everything from clothing and art to music and much…

  • Spring Break in Eureka springs

    Spring Break in Downtown Eureka Springs

    Springtime is approaching and now is the time to start planning –and booking early– for a most memorable spring getaway to Eureka Springs. In downtown Eureka Springs, there is so much to do if you are looking to keep busy or if you’d rather not do anything at all but rest and relax. The place to stay in Eureka Springs is the full-service Basin Park Hotel. As downtown Eureka Springs’ only full-service hotel, The Basin Park Hotel ensures modern-day comfort and service expectations accustomed to full-service destinations. Our resort host has a full calendar of daily activities planned to keep things interesting every day. Self-guided explorations and downtown walking tours…

  • Eureka Springs Employment

    Join Our Team

    At the Basin Park Hotel, we believe that a great guest experience starts with great employees. We offer year-round employment, competitive pay, health insurance, vacation pay, departmental incentives, a 50% match on daycare, and pride ourselves on consistent and respectful management.  Today’s the day to join our team as we create lifetime memories for the guests of Eureka Springs. Interviewing now for March 1st start dates. If you are interested in a position, we invite you to submit an application either online or in person. We look forward to the possibility of you joining the Basin Park Hotel team! Application Form

  • Winter Getaway at the Basin Park Hotel

    Now that the holidays are behind us, you’re looking for an opportunity to slow down, get some rest & relaxation, and end your getaway feeling reenergized, Eureka Springs has plenty to offer.  With a more laid-back winter atmosphere, a stay at the Basin Park Hotel will have you feeling revived and revitalized in no time.   Here are some tips for the perfect winter getaway:  Treat yourself to a couple of extra hours of sleep before strolling around downtown for a cup of coffee and a pastry.    This is the ideal time for some leisurely shopping. Take a stroll through the meandering streets lined with Victorian-era storefronts that house…

  • OzMoMu is back for 2022!

    The 2022 Ozark Mountain Music Festival announces its return on January 20th-23rd.  Commonly referred to as “OzMoMu”, this winter festival is best known for its upbeat and infectious Americana Roots music and laid-back vibe and held inside at the Basin Park Hotel.  Paused for the Year of Covid, the indoor festival will re-start with responsible safety requirements in place.  In addition to the main stage in the Barefoot Ballroom, there will be more intimate performances in the hotel’s cave and atrium room Foot-stompin’ holler-folk trio, Ghost of Paul Revere will be the Saturday night headline act.  Known as the rowdy pickers from the north, Ghost of Paul Revere is an…

  • Celebrate New Year’s Eve with a Downtown Dance Party

    The Downtown Dance Party for New Year Eve 2021 will be at the Basin Park Hotel.   Expect a BIG Dance Party to favorite tunes and an electric atmosphere on the  Basin Park Hotel’s top floor. The Barefoot Ballroom will transform into the hottest club to ring in 22.  Plan to dance barefoot if you like as Los Roscoes will bring the energy and popular sounds to an evening full of drinks and surprises. Free-flowing champagne, light fare, and a late-night dessert are included.   Scheduled from 10 PM – 1 AM tickets are $50 per person or $85 per couple.   Get Tickets

  • Christmastime in Eureka Springs

    Eureka Springs during the holiday season is a special place to be.  Businesses and residents deck the halls with colorful lights ablaze throughout the historic district and share the warmth of a small-town Christmas with visitors. The Basin Park Hotel is at the heart of all the holiday activities and events in downtown Eureka Springs. Living Windows on December 11th brings out the cast of Eureka Springs Characters It really is the most wonderful time to shop locally!  Beyond supporting local businesses, shopping small also offers a wonderful holiday experience that online shopping simply can’t match. Enjoy a day spent downtown as you peruse the stores, handpicking unique items for…