The Peabody House Historic Inn and Cottages

7 Armstrong Street , Eureka Springs, 72632-3607 USA (Show map)


Our 1883 mansion is located in historic downtown Eureka Springs, Arkansas, the jewel of the Ozark Mountains. The Peabody House flawlessly merges new conveniences with antique appeal. We are seconds away from shopping, fine dining and historic discovery. Special events abound almost every weekend. Our spacious bedchambers and cottages include private bath with spa tub for 2, private entrances, mini bar with complementary hot and cold beverages, antiques, views, and off street parking. Rest easy on the veranda and balconies of our Victorian mansion surrounded by terraced gardens. The Peabody will spoil you with privacy, luxury and convenience



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  • Guest room4.8
  • Service4.9
  • Value4.6
  • Cleanliness4.8
  • Onsite Dining4.3

Best Inn Class!

5 on August 03, 2010

Faryl could write the book on innkeeping; great atmosphere, luxury beds, most accommodating and personal touch.

our stay at the Peabody House

4.6 on June 02, 2010

This is the 8th or 9th time that my wife and I have stayed at The Peabody House, so it is obvious that we love the place. We have stayed in all of the suites and the cottage. The rooms are charming, the beds are comfortable, and the location is ideal, right in the middle of town, and within walking distance of shops and restaurants. The innkeeper is friendly and very helpful. We keep returning and have yet to be disappointed.

Best Little Inn in Eureka Springs

5 on December 01, 2009

What a treat! What a town! What an Innkeeper! Service and food until we were feeling guilty! Loved every minute of our stay.

Secret Hideaway

3.6 on October 27, 2009

Because it was a stormy day, I felt as though we were in a secret hideaway, high up above the rest of the world! We loved our room, but it was the spectacular view (including fall color) that made this stay so special.

Loved the Peabody House

5 on October 25, 2009

We really enjoyed our stay at the Peabody House, it was very clean and cozy and Faryl was wonderful!!! Very close to shopping and dining. We will visit again!!

Southern Hospitality at it's Finest

5 on October 19, 2009

Do not pass up the opportunity to stay at this wonderful B&B! All the extra touches make you feel welcome and right at home. The next time we are in northeast Arkanasa, we will drive the extra miles to stay at the Peabody. It is perfect in every way!


4.0 on October 15, 2009

The location is perfect, it is walking distance to downtown Eureka Springs. The accommodations were outstanding. It was warm, comfortable, and very "homey". Faryl is a not only a wonderful hostess but just a wonderful person.

A weekend at the Peabody

4.4 on October 12, 2009

The Peabody House truly exceeded our expectations. My husband and I were looking for a relaxing getaway and we definitely found it thanks to the Peabody House. From the location to the accommodations to the superb activity recommendations of Faryl, Innkeeper extraordinaire --- it was a fantastic trip. If you are looking for a charming Inn with excellent service, look no further. Thank you Faryl, we will be back!

A Wonderful, Romantic Place

5 on October 11, 2009

We had a wonderul time. The room was great, the staff beyond excellent, and the atmosphere perfect. We can't recommend the Peabody enough, and plan to stay there again the next time we head to Eureka Springs.

The Perfect Honeymoon!

5 on May 04, 2008

My husband and I stayed in the Dashwood at the Peabody for three days during our honeymoon, and we couldn't have asked for better accomodations. The room was perfect-we loved the fireplace! It was very private, as the inkeeper lives off-site (but close enough to come and leave us pastries by our door every morning!) It is also a close location down to Eureka Springs. All we did was walk down a flight of stairs and BAM, there we were. We used our car maybe once during the whole trip! The beds were extremely comfortable because of the feather mattress pad, feather comforter and feather pillows. The decorations were just right-victorian, but not over-victorian, if there is such a thing. And the fixtures in the bathroom were modern-private toilet, whirlpool tub/shower and sink. I think one of our favorite things was the selection of drinks and snacks in the room. It kept us from having to sneak out to get something to eat inbetween meals! We can't wait til our anniversary to come and visit again.

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Rooms & Rates

The Valerian

Experience our newest log cabin at Lake Lucerne Resort and Ranch with it?s unique rustic-industrial vibe, enjoy our private two-story treetop retreat for two tucked away in the woods. Relax on the front porch with a book, but keep your binoculars handy. Great bird-watching from the deck and our geese are always up to something entertaining. Main floor king bedroom and bath with double air-jetted tub. (Minibar only ? no full kitchen).

  • Maximum Capacity: 2

The Sassafras

Our brand new log cabin overlooking Lake Lucerne. Tucked into the woods for privacy, this cabin has a treehouse like feel and is the perfect Eureka Springs Cabin for your escape! Main floor bedroom and bathroom with double air jetted tub. Upstairs sitting room with TV, fireplace and mini bar.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2

The Clovertree Cottage

Large three bedroom cottage, 2.5 baths. Featuring: Upstairs bedroom with queen bed, private deck and a two-person corner whirlpool tub, half bath. Two main floor bedrooms (one king, one queen) and full bath with shower, full kitchen, deck, central heat/ac, grill, wood fireplace and 32" flatscreen TV. Pet-friendly.

  • Maximum Capacity: 6

The Kingfisher Cottage

Features: 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, 1 cedar whirlpool tub room with gas fireplace. Open kitchen/dining/living room with wood-burning fireplace. Private-feeling deck area. Single level, renovated in 2005. 1450 square feet. Pet-friendly.

  • Maximum Capacity: 6

The Tom Sawyer Cottage

Located lakeside, this three-bedroom, two-story Eureka Springs cottage in the woods Click here to view a complete Amenities Chart!offers perfect viewing of local waterfowl antics. Vaulted ceilings and expansive decks add to the airy atmosphere. A top-floor queen bedroom features a private deck and the lower-level master bedroom has a two-person whirlpool tub. The spacious living room features a gas fireplace.

  • Maximum Capacity: 6

The Becky Thatcher Cottage

Features: Lakeside with unique "cat walk" down to lower deck near water. Comfortable outside decks. 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, whirlpool tub room off king bedroom. Gas fireplace in living room. Upstairs balcony off second bedroom.

  • Maximum Capacity: 6


Features: 2 bedrooms ? queen and twin (sleeps 3 total), 1 full bath with double whirlpool tub. Single level, 900 square feet. Pet-friendly.

  • Maximum Capacity: 3

The Bayberry Cottage

Features: Lakeside cottage, 2 queen bedrooms, extensive decks, view of our small 6 acre lake, whirlpool tub room is separate from the full bath. Large kitchen and gas fire place in living room. Renovated 2005. 1100 square feet.

  • Maximum Capacity: 4

Cabin 2

Features: 1920 authentic log cabin, lakeside view. 1 bedroom, 1 shower bath, with double whirlpool tub in corner of the main room. Single level, stairs coming up from parking spot. 400 square feet. Pet-friendly.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2

The Dandelion Cottage

Lakeside perch over Lake Lucerne, our new cottage has two and a half bedrooms, sleeping up to 5 guests, with one and a half bath, whirlpool tub in a separate room, deck, fireplace, full kitchen, easy parking.

  • Maximum Capacity: 5

The Cricket Cottage

Just one block from Spring Street. A private, two-bedroom Eureka Springs cottage in the heart of downtown, this turn-of the-century ?kit? Victorian was all the rage in the 1800's. Offering a comfortable living space, gas fireplace and whirlpool tub, this Eureka Springs cabin features hardwood floors, stained glass, and eclectic antiques. The Cricket welcomes pets with well-behaved owners. Pet-friendly.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2

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Location Type

Historic District/Village, Countryside, Mountains, Village


Fayetteville, AR (XNA - Northwest Arkansas Regional) 65 miles

Directions to property:

From the South Take Highway 23 North off of Hwy 62 at the main entrance to downtown. As you reach the bottom of the hill, you are almost in downtown Eureka. Turn right into the parking lot after you see "Office Supply." This parking lot is in front of the Cat House Lounge/Pied Piper Pub. Stay to your right, driving towards the 10mph sign and speedbumps, and the parking lot turns into Armstrong Street. Armstrong Street travels behind City Hall and The Auditorium. From the North Take Highway 23 (also Main Street) South into downtown. Watch for the Grand Central Hotel, a large brick hotel on the Left. Turn Left but stay to the right, along the side of the hotel, driving straight up a fairly steep hill – Douglas Street. Make a steep Right at Armstrong Street. The Peabody is at 7 Armstrong – the only 3 story Victorian on Armstrong. Park in the gravel lot on side of building. Approximate Driving Times: Tulsa, OK – 2.5 hours, Oklahoma City, OK – 4.5 hours, Springfield, MO - 2 hours, Kansas City, MO - 3 3/4 hours, Joplin, MO - 2 hours, St. Louis, MO - 5 hours, Memphis, TN - 5 hours, Dallas, TX - 6 hours, Branson, MO- 1 hour.

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Museum, Nature area, War Eagle Cavern, War Eagle Mill, Wildlife Refuge - Turpentine Creek, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Recreational Lakes, Cosmic Cavern, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River

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Inn Details

Establishment type

Cottage, Historic Inn

On-site amenities

Alarm clock, Board games, Fax Machine, Library, Telephone, Videos, Washer/dryer , Off-Street parking on property, Rocking chairs on porch, Terraced gardens, Balconies, Walking distance from everything

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Bath robes, CD player, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, DVD Player, Fireplace, Fridge, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Internet Service, Ironing Board, Microwave, Private entrance, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, VCR, Wet bar, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Bicycle riding trails, Billiards, Bird watching, Boating, Canoeing, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Kayaking, Mountain Bike trails, Sailing, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Water sports

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  • Check In:: 2pm
  • Check Out:: 11am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only Outside only
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Limited with well-behaved adults in some of our cottages
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: Prior approval required Depending on availability of cottage -4 cottages accept pets
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: Weekends/Cottages - 2-night stay, some festivals and holidays - 3-night stay.
  • Deposit Amount Required: First nights stay taken as deposit, whole amount for single night stay taken at time of reservation. For groups reserving one or more suites/cottages, 1/2 of total stay taken at time of reservation.
  • Cancellations: Cancellation Policy We are a small, privately-owned business, and due to our small size, cancellations impact us significantly. A last minute cancellation gives us little chance of filling your room. For this reason we uphold a strict policy. Reservations must be cancelled 14 days prior to arrival. After that, no refund is possible regardless of reason.If we have luck filling your vacancy, you will receive a refund less a $30 processing fee. We do our best to fill the rooms in your stead. NO REFUND FOR EARLY DEPARTURES - If you leave before the date scheduled for departure or if you do not show for your reservation, you will be charged for the full amount of your reservation. Group Cancellation Policy exists for groups or individuals reserving two or more rooms/cottages for any given date. This policy extends the cancellation notification period from 14 days to 30 days. Non-refundable or cancelable holidays: Major Holidays, including Valentine’s weekend, and some major festivals, and not cancellable at any time after the reservation is made. You will be charged in full for cancelling these holidays and festivals: Valentine’s Weekend, as determined by the Innkeeper Memorial Weekend Blue Festival Weekend Fourth of July Weekend Labor Day Weekend War Eagle Weekend Thanksgving Weekend Christmas Weekend New Year’s Eve
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Faryl Kaye

Languages spoken

American Sign Lang., English

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  • Time Served: Provided in your room
  • Serving Location: Guest room

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