• Easter Menu & Egg Hunt 2021

    The Crystal Dining Room will be serving an Easter Menu from 12:30 PM-4 PM on Sunday, April 4th, 2021. Please make reservations by calling 877-342-9766 Entertainment by John the Piano Man Rioni Pricing: Adults $27.95 Tax and gratuity not included.1/2 plates for Children 12 & under  $13.95 Full Bar, Seasonal Drink Specials and Champagne priced/ sold separately.   1st Course ~ Choice of salad House Salad- Field Greens, tomato halves, carrot curls, shaved onions, feta with champagne vinaigrette Caesar Salad – Romaine, shredded Parmesan, croutons tossed in creamy Caesar dressing 2nd Course ~ Choice of Entree Prime Rib ~ 10 ounce slice of oven roasted Prime Rib with fingerling potatoes…

  • Hotel Operational Protocols

    TEMPORARY OPERATIONAL PROTOCOLS Special Note: Arkansas requires Masks in all Indoor Spaces through March 31, 2021 1886 Crescent Hotel & Spa 1905 Basin Park Hotel RESPONSE TO COVID-19 – The following operational protocols were created as a response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Crescent & Basin Park Hotel’s top priority is the health and safety of our guests, staff, and community. Jack V Moyer Executive Vice President GENERAL/ALL STAFF PROTOCOLS Staff with a Temperature exceeding 100.4 will be required to return home. Staff is required to wear a mask while working indoors as well as in areas where 6ft social spacing is unavailable each day. Gloves will be provided to…

  • Ways to Relax at the Crescent Hotel

    Find Yourself – With little time these days to take a deep breath and enjoy the moment, an escape to Eureka Springs is the path to finding yourself.  Find peace with a day of invigorating and relaxing spa treatments. Enjoy unparalleled views of the Ozark Mountains from your pedicure chair. Relax in the Hot Tub or by the pool. Read a book in the relaxation room or outside in the garden. Enjoy any set of services that can help bring you back to center at the New Moon Spa & Salon. Revitalize yourself with the Infra-Red Sauna. Complimentary to all spa and salon guests. The infra-red sauna is a private…

  • Spring Break 2021

    EASY WAY TO BECOME THE “COOL MOM” THIS SPRING BREAK This goes out to all mothers of kids who will soon be Spring Breaking: this year win the title of “Cool Mom”.  How?  Bring those children to Eureka Springs’ premier resort hotel: the 1886 Crescent Hotel & Spa.  Here are some reasons why: Ghost Tours – Kids love paranormal stuff.  That’s why television shows like Ghost Hunters and Ghost Adventures have such a high rating with school-aged children.  (FACTOID: both of the aforementioned tv programs have produced and aired highly popular episodes on the Crescent and its “guests who check out but never leave”!)  The Crescent offers nightly ghost tours. …

  • Valentine Weekend Fun

    Enjoy Valentine’s Weekend at the Crescent Hotel with a evening dinner in the Crystal Dining Room followed by a sweetheart skate on the outdoor skating rink. All Valentines Dinner Features will be available Friday 2/12 – Sunday 2/14 from 5PM-9PM. Please call for Reservations: 877-342-9766 Valentine’s Features are served with choice of salad or lobster bisque soup & choice of dessert ~ Tiramisu or Cheesecake with Chambord berry reduction Prime Rib 10 ounce slow roasted prime rib with garlic roasted fingerling potatoes and fresh green beans .  Served with horsey cream sauce and port wine demi-glace.  $45 Sautéed flounder Topped with garlic wine infused shrimp.  Served with saffron risotto zucchini…

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    Year-Round Ways to Relax

    Once famously stated, “Sometimes the most productive thing you can do is relax.“  This is how that happens in Eureka Springs and at the 1886 Crescent Hotel & Spa. Here are four suggestions for this year’s winter season to include in your escape to Eureka Springs: 1) Warmth – While it may be chilly outside while roasting a s’more around the campfire at outdoor skating rink, or on a mountain bike ride rolling along an Ozark hillside, warmth awaits back at the hotel proper.  Crescent guests can enjoy the hot tub outside the New Moon Spa or stretch out under the stars soaking your muscles in the 90 degree-plus “hot pool”…

  • Family Fun Continues This Winter at the 1886 Crescent Hotel & Spa

    When ol’ man winter moves into the Arkansas Ozarks, families can still find fun at their favorite winter mountaintop spa resort hotel, the 1886 Crescent Hotel & Spa. Why? Two great reasons: the return of ice skating; and great food served family-style, something called ~La Cena.   Ice Skating – The Crescent Hotel proudly announces that on Thursday, January 7 comes the return of one of the most popular activities in which this Historic Hotel of America has ever ventured: an outdoor skating rink with natural ice.  “We create lifetime memories,” said Jack Moyer, hotel executive vice president and general manager, “and that is the reason why our hotel decided…

  • History of the Crescent Hotel Cats

    For Decades Cats provide a “Purr-fect” Touch to The 1886 Crescent Hotel & Spa Recorded history of 1886 Crescent Hotel & Spa shows that a feline has been one of the mainstays of their gift of hospitality to those who visit this Historic Hotel of America.  That history continues.There may have been many other cats that walked the halls of this mountaintop spa resort since its grand opening on May 1, 1886, but it wasn’t until 1973 when hotel records show an orange tabby, named Morris, walked into the lobby and stayed… for 21 years.  This cat became such a fixture of the Crescent that he was referred to as…

  • 2000-2020: The Second Golden Age of the 1886 Crescent Hotel& Spa

    Many think the history of 1886 Crescent Hotel & Spa of today started on May 20, 1886 when the grand opening of “the finest hotel west of the Mississippi” held its grand opening gala in the hotel’s Crystal Ballroom.  Actually, the history of today’s Crescent Hotel started about two decades ago shortly after Marty and Elise Roenigk purchased “The Grand Ol’ Lady of The Ozarks” on February 28, 1997. On the date of the Roenigks’ purchase, the hotel was not that grand.  In fact, the Crescent was in pretty bad shape.  The primary reason that Marty and Elise purchased the Crescent was because of their history as preservationists.  They did…

  • New Years Eve 2020

    Crystal Dining Room 6pm – 10pm Entertainment by Kurt Hunter $45 person  Tax and gratuity not included.  Full Bar, Seasonal Drink Specials and Champagne priced/ sold separately. Call for Reservations: 877-342-9766 1st Course ~ Choice of salad House Salad- Field Greens, tomato halves, carrot curls, shaved onions, feta with champagne vinaigrette Caesar Salad – Romaine, shredded parmesan, croutons tossed in creamy Caesar dressing 2nd Course ~ Choice of Entree 8 oz Grilled Halibut   Served over wild rice with champagne cream sauce and steamed asparagus. 6 oz Seared Filet with wild mushrooms & Foyer sauce.  Served with smoked gouda mashed potatoes and steamed asparagus. Vegetable Wellington  Grilled portabella, red onion, green…