Enjoy Hotel's Location near South Arkansas Arboretum
Enjoy shopping at Mellor Park Mall, take in a show at the Rialto Theatre, explore downtown El Dorado Historic Square with its extraordinary architecture and admire the picturesque views of Moro Bay State Park, all within easy reach when staying at the Country Inn & Suites in El Dorado. Our hotel's location is ideal for both business and leisure travelers as its near the El Dorado business district and convenient to numerous attractions, including the South Arkansas Aboretum, the South Arkansas Arts Center, the Lion Oil Exchange Bank building and "Hamburger Row," where Art Deco and Classic Revival architecture abounds and walking tours provide guests with an entertaining way to learn about local history.
Nearby attractions and activities include:
- Arkansas Museum of Natural Resources (17 miles)
Located on the Smackover Oil Field in Arkansas, this museum details the 1920's oil boom with exhibits, a research center and an orientation theater.
Phone: +1 (870) 725-2877
- Bodenhamer Skate Park (2.7 miles)
This spacious park in El Dorado is great for skating, biking, a picnic or just a day of family fun.
- Downtown El Dorado Historic Square (2.5 miles)
Downtown El Dorado takes visitors back in time with its classical architecture, historic buildings, old homes and streets such as "Hamburger Row." Downtown El Dorado also features the Union County Court House and the Lion Oil Historic Exchange Bank.
- John Newton House (2.5 miles)
A beautiful example of Arkansas frontier architecture, this historic El Dorado house is the oldest in the community. The South Arkansas Historical Foundation welcomes guests to explore its architecture and antique furnishings. It is also the site of the annual Mayhaw Festival.
Phone: +1 (870) 862-9890
- Mellor Park Mall (3.3 miles)
This El Dorado mall features numerous charming stores and caters to several different age groups and styles.
Phone: +1 (870) 863-3062
- Moro Bay State Park (25 miles)
Located at the junction of the Ouachita River and Moro Bay, this state park near El Dorado is a great place for fishing, water sports and relaxing outdoor scenery.
Phone: +1 (870) 463-8555
- Rialto Theatre (2.1 miles)
This 1,400-seat "movie palace" was opened in 1929 and is on the National Register of Historic Places. This El Dorado theatre is the oldest operating theatre in Arkansas.
- South Arkansas Arboretum (1 mile)
Guests can enjoy many beautiful indigenous Arkansas plants and exotic species on the Arboretum's walking trails or guided tour.
- South Arkansas Arts Center (2.9 miles)
The Arts Center seeks to educate and entertain guests by housing three art galleries, an open artists' studio, a theater, ballet studio, photography gallery and a costume and scene shop.
Phone: +1 (870) 862-5474
- South Arkansas Symphony (2.3 miles)
For a fun or romantic musical evening, visit the South Arkansas Symphony and enjoy a beautiful performance.
Phone: +1 (800) 792-0521