There’s nothing like a visit to Eureka Springs when you’re looking for an antidote to the drudgery of day-to-day living. This holds especially true when you’re coming from a place that is very different, like nearby Texas. If you’re looking for a fun getaway that’s within driving distance, a fantastic road trip you can take is the one from Dallas to Eureka Springs.
The Best Ways to Get From Dallas to Eureka Springs
Take US-75 N out of Dallas, and continue on US-69 N. This will take you up into Oklahoma, where you’ll follow I-40 E and I-49 N to Fayetteville. From there, you’ll take US-412 E, State Hwy 45 N, AR-12 E, and AR-23 N to Eureka Springs. In all, this route takes around six hours, depending on where you are leaving from in Dallas.
Consider Making a Detour For:
If you’ve got a little bit more time, make the road trip from Dallas to Eureka Springs a scenic one. This route will take you along some of the most beautiful stretches of highway in Arkansas.
Take I-30 E to Arkadelphia, and from there follow AR-7 N until you reach Jasper. From there, head through Ponca to Kingston. At this point, you can either take US-412 W to AR-127 W to AR-23 N or AR-21 N to US-62 W. In all, this route takes around nine hours, but the gorgeous scenery is well worth the additional three hours.
Consider Making a Detour For:
- Hot Springs National Park
- Ouachita National Forest
- Ozark National Forest
- Mystic Caverns
- Cosmic Cavern
Map Your Route From Dallas to Eureka Springs
Once you’re finally here, you’ll need to decide what to do first! Of course, that’s after you check in to your lodgings. Beaver Lake Cottages offer a beautiful place to recharge after your road trip so you can be fully refreshed and ready to explore the next day!
Eureka Springs is home to several unique attractions. These include architectural oddities and masterpieces like the Thorncrown Chapel, Christ of the Ozarks, and Quigley’s Castle as well as natural wonders like underground caves and natural springs. Of course, the city itself is an attraction, with its almost whimsical combination of hilly, winding streets and charming Victorian buildings.
Stay in a Gorgeous Cottage
All our cabins and suites offer beautiful views of Beaver Lake, spacious decks, Jacuzzis for two, and complimentary wine or sparkling juice and snacks on your first night. Beaver Lake Cottages are close to Eureka Springs and all the entertainment it provides while still being secluded, giving you the peace that you need during a vacation.
After your fun-filled day in town, return to your charming cottage in the forest to unwind. Snuggle up to a cozy fireplace, relax in a romantic Jacuzzi and doze off while gazing at the stars and tree tops through the glass roof gables.
In Beaver Lake Cottages, you’ll discover a hidden gem. You won’t find a more intimate and relaxing getaway anywhere else. Be sure to take a look at all of our beautiful cottages and book your stay in Eureka Springs today!