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Top tips for finding Fort Smith hotel deals
If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Fort Smith, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Fort Smith in August and June.
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Fort Smith if you stay on a Monday. The opposite is true for, Sunday, which is usually the most expensive day.
Book at least 18 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Fort Smith accommodation.
If you’re interested in Fort Smith’s historic side, then you might consider staying at Courtyard by Marriott Fort Smith Downtown which is near the Fort Smith Regional Art Museum and the United States Marshals Museum. Or if you are looking for a slightly cheaper option, the Inn Towne Lodge is another option you can consider.
Check the Fort Smith Convention Center for events around when you will be travelling. Hotels nearby get busier around the times large events are held in Fort Smith. Consider staying at a hotel further away from the city center during those times like the Knight's Inn Fort Smith Airport or River Valley Inn and Suites.
Fort Smith’s main downtown area also has several hotels right in the heart of it. You might consider staying at the Residence Inn by Marriott Fort Smith, the La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham, or the Hampton Inn if you want to be as near to the nightlife as possible.
Fort Smith has a very active music scene for blues, jazz, and country music. If you’re interested, stay near the Riverfront Amphitheater. DoubleTree by Hilton Fort Smith City Center and Courtyard by Marriot Fort Smith Downtown are close by and have great reviews. The Peacemaker Music Festival is held every year at the end of July at the amphitheater.
If you don’t mind driving a little further, Knights Inn Fort Smith Airport, River Valley Inn and Suites, and Rest Inn Fort Smith are much more affordable hotels that aren’t too far away from the downtown area.
The Ben Geren Regional Park to the south of the city is a great location for mountain biking, disc golfing, and other recreational activities. Also on the grounds is the Parrot Island Waterpark. If you would like to stay nearby, you can check out Rest Inn Fort Smith, Residence Inn by Marriott Fort Smith, or Home2 Suites by Hilton Fort Smith all of which are only a few minutes away from the park.
FAQs when booking a hotel in Fort Smith
If you are interested in staying near the airport for the travel convenience, you have several options. One of the best hotels near Fort Smith Regional Airport is Home2 Suites by Hilton Fort Smith, and the most affordable option is Candlewood Suites Fort Smith.
Downtown Fort Smith has several good options for bars and restaurants. The area around Garrison Avenue and North 11th street especially is a vibrant area of downtown Fort Smith. If you want to stay nearby, the Red Roof Inn Fort Smith Downtown, Courtyard by Marriott Fort Smith Downtown, and the Inn Towne Lodge are all close to the bars and music venues.
If you're looking for a hotel that also has an outdoor pool, then you should check out the Residence Inn by Marriott Fort Smith or the Comfort Inn & Suites Fort Smith I-540. Several others also include interior pools such as the Hampton Inn Fort Smith, Home2 Suites by Hilton Fort Smith, and the DoubleTree by Hilton Fort Smith City Center.
A few of the hotels that offer suites in Fort Smith are the Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott, the La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham, or possibly Comfort Inn & Suites Fort Smith I-540. If you find yourself needing more room than a standard hotel room then these are some options you can consider.
Hotels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Fort Smith. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
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