• 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…

  • 2020/2021 Winter Weddings

    If everything is Different – Have a Different Wedding Celebration This year, the Crescent Hotel is inviting Brides to Consider a Winter Wedding that is unique to 2020.  Pairing together the Traditional Wedding Conservatory with the not so traditional Ice Skating Rink, Campfire and Curling Stones, 2020 brings us a winter wedding packages for 50 guests that is certain to bring Lifetime Memories, Fun photos and stories to be told for years to come. Your event includes: Beautiful Ceremony and 2 hour Reception in The Conservatory Wedding Bouquet Ceremony Officiant Champagne toast Cake & Punch Ice Skating w/ skating instructor Smores around the campfire Curling and other fun winter games…

  • Christmas at the Crescent

    December 4th-11th 2020 During Christmas the Crescent week, guests can enjoy the following holiday activities. Friday, December 4th 10AM-Historical Hiking tour 10AM-New Moon Spa FREE $25 when you purchase $100 5PM- Weekend Kickoff Party in the Game Room with beverage bar    5PM-Sleigh Ride 6PM-Town Christmas Parade Saturday, December 5th 10AM-Morning Yoga Flow 10AM-New Moon Spa FREE $25 when you purchase $100 11AM-Gingerbread Decorating   2PM-Hatchet Throwing 5PM-Sleigh Ride 6PM-Lighting of Christmas Tree Forest 6PM-Smores around the Campfire 7PM-Milk & Cookies at Turndown Sunday, December 6th 9AM-Holiday Breakfast Music 10AM-Christmas Rubber Stamp Carving 10AM-New Moon Spa FREE $25 when you purchase $100 11AM-Santa Brunch 2PM-Egg Nog Social in Game Room…

  • Thanksgiving Feast

    The Crescent Hotel would like to make all arriving guests aware that Thanksgiving Dinner reservations must be made in advance of November 5th, 2020.   We are holding select reservation times with limited seating available due to Covid guidelines.  After November 5th we cannot guarantee that openings will be available. CALL IN ADVANCE FOR SEATING RESERVATIONS: 877-342-9766 Thanksgiving Feast will be offered Noon – 8PM in the Crystal Dining Room.  Limited to parties of 10 or less.   Menu: Three course plated menu (no buffet). $29.95 Adults. $14.95 1/2 plates available for children 12 and under. *includes one non alcoholic beverage Salad *Field Green Salad with Roasted Butternut Squash, Parmesan,…

  • Your Fall Wedding Under a Brilliant Canopy of Light & Color

     A WEDDING PRESENT FROM THE CRESCENT HOTEL: UPGRADE TO GLENWOOD HOLLOW FOR FREE (a $350 upgrade at no charge) Be married under a 200 foot canopy of Light and Color at the arbor in Glenwood Hollow this Fall.  Book the Elopement Wedding Package any Sunday – Thursday through November and get a FREE Upgrade to a guaranteed wedding location including the most beautiful – Glenwood Hollow. These SUNDAY Dates are still available: 10/18 — 10/25 — 11/1 — 11/8 CALL 800-903-4940 The Elopement Package includes: Valid Sunday – Friday  (October 11th – November 15th 2020) This package includes: A one night stay in one of our suites One bottle of champagne…

  • What’s to Come…Fall Travel

    Crescent Hotel Is Ready for Fall Travelers Following a most successful summer thanks to careful and responsible attention to the safety of guests during these pandemic days, the 1886 Crescent Hotel & Spa now has turned its focus to be in ready for fall travelers.  For it is the fall of the year when this Historic Hotel of America sees its greatest influx of those wanting to escape to Eureka Springs and the Arkansas Ozarks. “We are open to 100 percent capacity in our lodging offering,” said Jack Moyer, general manager and executive vice president, “while continuing to maintain protocols that reflect social distancing in our restaurants and ghost tours. …

  • Crescent Hotel Resort Activities

    Activities Protocols

    ACTIVITIES PROTOCOL CRESCENT ACTIVITIES Activities will be provided to in house guests only in outdoor and open spaces. 6 feet of social distancing at all times during the activities. Guests may choose to wear a mask as multiple families will be in the same outdoor location at a time. The program will be included in all room rates and will involve daily activities, Self Guided Adventures, Pool Area and Ghost Tours. Daily Activities: www.CrescentResortPass.com www.BasinParkActivityPass.com Pool Area will be open including the bocce ball court and lounging areas.  -Sign in required to use the pool area. -Sanitize all cushions on a daily basis. -Hand sanitizer station set up for guests. Frisco Sporting Club …

  • Tips, Guidelines & Pricing

    First of all, congratulations on your engagement!  We are so happy that you are considering our historic hotels for your big day.  We own both the 1886 Crescent Hotel & Spa and the 1905 Basin Park Hotels in Eureka Springs, Arkansas.  Our properties offer wedding ceremony and reception venues both indoors and outdoors…historic ballrooms to garden settings to a wedding in the woods site.  And, your guests can also overnight right here at our hotels as your families and friends arrive for your wedding weekend.  Our seasoned wedding team offers the expertise to guide you through the planning process. We totally understand the decisions you are making right now and…

  • Catering Protocols

    1886 Crescent Hotel & Spa  & 1905 Basin Park Hotel Event/Catering Protocols for Guests & Staff Face coverings are required to be worn for all persons present, except for children under 10 years of age, who are exempt. Masks are to be worn anytime the guest is up and moving about in the room. When seated at their designated table, they can remove their mask to eat and drink. Temperature checks will be given prior to guest entry into the venue. Any guest with a temperature over 100.4 will not be allowed to enter. The musicians/performers must be separated from the audience by at least 12 feet. Lines or cues…