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What others are saying about Twisted Willow Lodge...

Many Thanks for the lovely long weekend. We sincerely appreciate your hospitality and incredible attention to detail. We are grateful you shared your cabin with us and we would recommend this place to friends, Bon Voyage, KW

K.W. Lousiana

Feb 2020

We had a great time, thank you! We followed the "cabin rules" listed at the bottom of the steps except watch the sunset...hopefully we will do that next time. Thank You!

A. T. Little Rock, AR

Jan 2020

Although the trip was quick, we had a wonderful stay! Thank you for being so accommodating!

Originally posted in onsite guest journal

D. H. Jamestown, LA

Dec 2019

Hello, We just wanted to say that your home was our home base for one of the best vacations ever. Your Happy Place became our happy place. Sharing is caring and it was all of the little touches that made it stand out. We appreciate your hospitality, and we want you to be proud of what you have created and your willingness to share it with others. It is a magical place, and we would love to come back and stay again!

Originally posted in onsite guest journal-

A.E. Florida

Oct 2019

A little hidden surprise blanketed by the woods, this is such a sweet and cozy getaway! From the spoiled comfort you feel upon walking inside to the relaxing privacy of our own pace, it was an appreciated vacation. Thank you!

Originally posted in onsite guest journal-

J.K. Dallas, Texas

Sep 2019

Thank you for making this our home away from home. So nice to be out of the busy city and see nature at its finest. Thank you for the treats and morning coffee. Loved seeing Miss Kitty every morning. Enjoyed all the hiking areas. Visited Anthony Chapel and the Gardens and all was so beautiful.

Originally posted in our onsite guest journal-

C. R. Kingwood, Texas

July 2019

Top of the Line at every turn! Everything that we couldn't have thought of, you did! The quality of the bedding was the best we have experienced and all the little touches were amazing!

Originally posted on Airbnb-

C.B. East Texas

June 2019

We are thrilled to be the first REPEAT guests at TWL! We were also the 1st Guests! I can truly say our 2nd experience was just as great as our 1st! RaeAnne makes her home feel like your home & man, it was great to be back! My kids are begging to live here!
Thanks for ALL the wonderful, thoughtful & homey touches that you bring to TWL! RaeAnne- you (and your home) are amazing!
Recommendations: Capo's Tacos, Oaklawn, Ohio Club (adults), Grateful Head (patio), Red's Pizza Cellar, McClard's, Sites: Oaklawn, HS Mountain, go get some spring water "to go" in town, Garvan Gardens

*originally posted in onsite guest journal

G.G. Garland, Texas

Jan 2020

Just arrived, prediction, the youngest will win the cake decorating competition…but the oldest may eat the most cake….
Thank you for sharing your home with us! What a great weekend with our family and furry friends. The welcome treats were a fun surprise and all of the extras were fabulous. The beds were SO comfortable!! You spoiled us with providing all the necessities and more. Have a wonderful new year!

Originally posted in onsite guest journal

R. H. Allen, Texas

Dec 2019

We had a great time here at the lodge. We checked everything off our Arkansas bucket list except the Botanical Gardens (so we’ll have to come back! 😊 Thank you for sharing your cabin with us!

Things we did:

-Hiked around Hot Springs National Park area
-Went up in the observation tower
- Walked bathhouse row
-had a beer at Superior Bath House Brewery
-Mined quartz crystals at Wegner’s
-Mid-America Science Museum--- this was awesome!
-Walked around downtown and shopped
-Touched the hot springs
-went inside and explored the Arlington Hotel
-Made a big wonderful fire in the pit

(P.S. our family dog came too. He felt right at home! Thanks for including him. Being able to bring him with us was very special and we appreciate your dog friendly accomodations.)

Orginally posted in our onsite guest journal

J. B. Oklahoma

Nov 2019

Twisted Willow Lodge is a very welcoming place and we understand why this is your “Happy Place.” Every room in the lodge reflects your personal touch and attention to detail. The kitchen especially is equipped and fitted with all the utensils that reflect your touch. The town of Hot Springs is certainly a quaint place to visit and we did enjoy a trip to Garvan Woodland Gardens and the Anthony Chapel, but for us, the quiet peace of this place on Amity Road was our place to be and we enjoyed our stay here very much. We will of course want to come again. Well done! We Loved it! PS. The early morning coffee on the front porch watching the horses was very special to us.

Originally posted in onsite guest journal-

B.E. Desoto, TX

Sep 2019

This was a lovely cabin! We have 2 teenage boys that are about to fly the "nest" and we were able to connected but you kept them happy with WiFi available and an X-box.
The air was always cool and refreshing after hot days hiking the trails at Lake Catherine and renting boat at Lake Oachita. We already were in love with Hot Springs area and this was our first country stay. So peaceful and love an amazing thunderstorm our last night. You thoughts of all the details required to make cooking seamless. The beds were also very comfy. Thank you for sharing your sweet cabin with us!

Originally posted in our onsite guest journal-

M.G. Fort Worth, Texas

Aug 2019

Thank you! We enjoyed TWL! You had all the comforts of home. The gift basket was perfect after our day long trip and the provided coffee was wonderful in the mornings. We grilled, enjoyed the games downstairs, took day trips around town, and relaxed. The yard was beautiful. Thank you!


Originally posted in our onsite guest journal-

C.H. Kansas

July 2019

We had such a wonderful and relaxing time at Twisted Willow Lodge! It is just magical! THANK YOU for all the big and little details that really made us feel cared for as guests AND made us feel right at home- including our dogs!! We all LOVED our vacay in your gorgeous cabin! We hope to be back often. Thanks again for Everything!

C.H. Tallahassee, FL

June 2019

We came from all over- Knoxville, Memphis, Tulsa, Chicago, Virginia to gather at the Twisted Willow Lodge for a 30th Birthday celebration. We were delighted by the beautiful home and all the decorations. From the twisted branch railing, to the Mallard stained glass, the home was beautiful. The space was perfect for our group and everyone was able to sleep comfortably. We loved exploring Hot Springs National Park and felt rejuvenated after the baths. Thank you for opening your beautiful lodge as a place to stay, making this trip possible.

D.K. Baltimore, MD

Jan 2020

From the Jones Family, we will like to thank you for having the house fully equipped with everything we needed. We truly enjoy this bonding time with our family. Not to mention, it was LIT! LOL. The Jones Family #2019 #Jonesfamily #JonesFamilyChristmas #Love #Family #togetherness

Originally posted in our onsite guest journal

Jones, Oklahoma City, OK

Dec 2019

We have had an absolutely amazing time. My Little brother enjoyed the treats very much. He really enjoyed the smores things also. I enjoyed the game room and the pool table. All the beds were extremely comfortable. This was an amazing experience that I will never forget. We will definitely be coming to stay again! Much Love! The N. Family. From the parents: We will definitely be back! Loved it!

Originally written in onsite guest journal, Age 12

A.N. Magnolia, AR

Oct 2019

Every detail was meticulously planned. The "welcome" invoked tears. This was the perfect place to spend our weekend celebrating Nanny Merle. The beds alone deserve their own mention. We want to take the linens home! Getting out of bed was hard to do but so many things to do, places to go, and see. Every place recommended to eat was visited. Nothing disappointed! All Amazing!! (I gained at least 10 lbs.) Twisted Willow Lodge is the most welcoming, amazing place. I thought I knew what to expect, but was completely blown away! We can not thank you enough for everything! Nanny Merle would have loved it here! I wish we would have had the time to do everything you prepared for us. This is 5-star worthy and we can’t wait to come back!

Originally posted in our onsite guest journal-

K. P. Keller, Texas

Sep 2019

This was one of my favorite vacations ever. Despite being a weekend getaway, we had an amazing time that felt like we had always been here. My mom and I brought our 4 children on a quick weekend trip before school starts. We all LOVE this house and property. It's a dream for children. Thank you for all the "extras". The fine details of highchairs, spa quality soaps, hiking sticks and s'more rods really impressed us. This has house has everything!! Thank you for the happy memories. I can't wait to return with my husband! "Keep on loving each other as brothers and sisters. Don't forget to show hospitality to strangers, for some who have done this have entertained angels without realizing it" Hebrews 13:1-2

Originally posted in our onsite guest journal-

K. P. Benton, LA

August 2019

A little hidden surprise blanketed by the woods, this is such a sweet and cozy getaway! From the spoiled comfort you feel upon walking inside to the relaxing privacy of our own pace, it was an appreciated vacation. Thank you!

originally posted in our onsite guest journal-

J.K. Dallas, Texas

Sept 2019

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