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Rainbow Drive Resort

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Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Called the resort in May to set up the trip, that went very well, person answered all my questions and set up a great package. September is here and checked in without a problem from the first seconds the staff was out to help us get started having a great time. The cabin was great! Now for our bump, we...

Thank Danielak00
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Heather and her staff went out of their way to make sure we were taken care of. I just recently had knee replacement surgery and I get around well but they kept offering to take me anywhere on the grounds with their carts so that I did not miss out on anything. Clean lodges and great location. They are 15...

Thank Danny G
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Price is $50 higher for a walk up boat rental, then it is for a guest. Most other resorts are within $20 difference. This place used to be the go to spot on the river...not anymore. Boats are not in the best of shape, seats are torn and noisy, dock hand cleaned and wiped down other boats but not ours....

Thank ScottOklahoma
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 14 July 2016

We came here from the rave reviews of my parents. My husband and I were having a babymoon and wanted to get away to a place that is secluded and relaxing. The staff were amazing and greeted us upon arrival with smiles. We stayed in cabin 4 which was perfect for us. They have everything you need in your cabin...

Thank angie613
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

We just returned from 4 great days on the White River at Rainbow Drive Resort. We stayed in the Riverhouse and had a great time. They had made some very nice upgrades and we very much enjoyed them. We have stayed there several times and it just gets better. Very clean AC works great lots of room. We will be...

Thank Rick M
Monroe, Louisiana
Reviewed 28 May 2016

We have been coming to Rainbow Drive Resort for 20 years now, and I have to tell you, this resort continues to upgrade to meet the expectations of its audience. Our Small Lodge had been completely redone since our last visit, and the upgrades provided a very comfortable living area. The staff is great, from the front desk to the...

Thank kspurlock
Fort Smith, Arkansas
Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

All it took was a quick phone call after looking over their site and we were booked and ready. The cabins were very clean, fully stocked with dishes, pots, pans, and silverware. Toilet paper, soap, linens, everything you need. ( some don't have this and you have to pay top dollar for these extras thinking they're included example: Marvel Resort...

Thank tylerlesley3
Reviewed 21 October 2015 via mobile

Just wrapped up a 4 night stay. Wonderful place! We stayed in River House very nice new cook top and dish washer and washer and dryer very clean good beds. Highly recommend. Satellite tv works great lots of room. Caught lots of fish. Water was high

Thank Rick M
Fort Smith, Arkansas
Reviewed 17 August 2015

My 11 year old son and I made reservations for a Friday and Saturday night. Check in went smooth, they were polite, and very friendly. Upon our arrival, they asked questions about if there was anything we needed including firewood delivery. We chose the camp site package, because we like to ruff it. The camp site is nice, clean and...

Thank Drake N
Cherokee Village, Arkansas
Reviewed 14 July 2015

Our family met there for a family reunion. It was a beautiful place with good fishing, and we enjoyed being there very much. A boat was provided with each unit for free, but We weren't informed on-line or upon check-in that we would be charged for using the boat motors, so ended up with a whopping bill when we went...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rainbow Drive Resort, on the White River, is nestled in the beautiful Ozark Mountains and provides our guests with peace and quiet, picturesque surroundings, personalized service and outstanding trout fishing. Our fully furnished, riverview cabins, cottages to lodges for 30 persons, include kitchens, bath and screened porches; some including fireplaces and Jacuzzis. A full-service bait shop with boats, canoes, guide service and fishing license are available onsite. We guarantee you'll catch fish when you use our guide service! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rainbow Drive Resort

Address: 669 Rainbow Landing Dr, Cotter, AR 72626-9174
Region: United States > Arkansas > Cotter
Price Range: $28 - $76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“If you want to sleep outside near a beautiful cold river, this is a great place to do it.”
323draken, 17 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Every cabin has its own personality. The staff will guide you to the right space depending on the size of your group.”
katiestri, 2 Mar 2014 | Read review
“#4 Cottage has a jacuzzi”
  • The grounds
  • The property grounds
  • view from our cottage porch
LisaL460, 1 Jun 2013 | Read review
“If you are in a RV, site #1 is best.”
Diving_Nonna, 11 May 2013 | Read review
“For couples, cabin #1 is my favorite -- close to the dock, separate bedroom.”
kspurlock, 2 Mar 2012 | Read review
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