Welcome to Ashley's River Retreat, a deluxe riverfront vacation home nestled on the banks of the famous White River. Enjoy a peaceful, comfortable river getaway at Ashley's with 200 feet of private riverfront, excellent trout fishing, a river view from the deck and screened porch, and clean roomy riverside cabins Perfect for family vacations, corporate retreats or a romantic couples retreat!
Ashley's is eight miles downstream from the Bull Shoals Dam on the Baxter County (east) side of the White River. It's 5 minutes from Wildcat Shoals Access, 10 minutes to Hwy 62 in Cotter, Arkansas and 18 minutes to downtown Mountain Home, Arkansas. Whether your vacation plans include trout fishing on the White, visiting Ozarks attractions or both, our central location is a convenience you'll enjoy. Families, fishing partners and pets are welcome.
Deluxe Riverside Accommodations
This unit is furnished with a long list of conveniences ranging from a fully equipped kitchen, to the complete entertainment system featuring a Kenwood stereo system with a 5 disc CD changer, DVD player, and hundreds of TV channels. Central heat and air keeps you comfortable any time of the year. Ashley's even has a washer/dryer set for your use.
And then there is the river just a few feet away. The living room has a beautiful view of the river. Or you can watch the water roll by from your choice of an elevated deck, an elevated screened porch, or from a ground level patio. Fish one of the best brown trout holes on the White River right from Ashley's private bank. Dine outside on the deck or screened porch. If dining out on the town is your choice, you have several good restaurants within a 15 to 20 minute drive.
Bedrooms: Ashley's sleeps a maximum of twelve people. The master bedroom has a queen bed, a ceiling fan, an eight foot long reach-in closet, a suitcase stand, a five-drawer dresser, a TV, DVD player, and its own bathroom with a shower stall. A second bathroom in the hallway has a full-sized shower/tub. An 85 gallon hot water tank ensures there is ample hot water for all.
The second bedroom has a queen bed, suitcase stand, a five-drawer dresser, a five foot long reach-in closet, and a ceiling fan. The third bedroom has a set of twin sized bunk beds, four-drawer dresser, and recessed ceiling lights with faders. The sofa seen in the living room photo is a queen sleeper sofa.
Between the master bedroom and the second bedroom is a sitting room with a full sleeper sofa, 2 lamps, and a coffee table. Many guests use this sitting room for reading and storing extra gear.
Yard Amenities: Ashley's River Retreat has large front and back yards with outdoor lighting. The front yard, which borders the quiet country road, makes an excellent boat trailer parking area. The back yard, which borders on the White River, has a patio with furniture and a wood burning fireplace. Regulation horseshoe pits, a big swing for the kids, a basketball goal, and a BBQ smoker make the yard a great place for outdoor family recreation.The terrace above the lower yard has another patio. The lower yard is a combination of grass and trees. A sidewalk leads down to the high water mark. You can enjoy the riverfront from both the deck and the screened porch which overlook the back yard and river. The 18' x 10' screened porch has a dinette set with seating for four persons, two ceiling fans, and patio chairs. A frame hammock on the deck makes a truly lazy way to enjoy the whole scene.
Kitchen Features: Full size gas range and oven, dishwasher, microwave, blender, 12 cup Mr. Coffee, four-slot bagel toaster, electric hand mixer, electric knife, full set of cookware and utensils, glasses, plastic food storage containers. In the hallway is a heavy duty large capacity dryer and a extra large capacity washing machine.
Maid Service: We do not provide daily maid services in the standard nightly rate, but maid service is available for an extra fee of $50 per day. Your Ashley's reservation includes all bed linens and towels. Extra towels are kept in the linen closet.
Non-Smoking Facility: Because most guests prefer a no smoking facility, we ask that you only smoke outside on the deck.
Pets: A $25 per day (per pet) fee is charged. Dogs are welcome with a pet deposit of $100 per animal. Please, no more than two dogs per party! And please, no cats or birds. Your pet deposit will be refunded to you after your stay if any extra cleaning is not required, including any yard waste. You are responsible for cleaning up after your pets. A Super Duper Pooper Scooper is provided for your use.