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The Lake House on Lake Hamilton

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,200 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, Sleeps 4 adults and 2 kids, 3 night minimum required

We have been listing with VacationRentals for over ten years and have a proven track record. The Lake House has the most beautiful view of Lake Hamilton and is located right on the water with over 100 feet of lake frontage. You will not find a more peaceful and secluded location and yet you are minutes away from downtown Hot Springs, horse racing, and all that a resort town has to offer. We have a strict limit of no more than 4 adults and 2 kids (but kids must be 12 years or younger).

Due to hefty rate increases from HomeAway we will need to raise our rates effective June 7th. Anything booked after June 7th will be 10% higher than current listed rates. We apologize for any hardship this may cause, but the advertising and listing rates have more than doubled. Thanks for your understanding.

The lake house is 1,200 sq. ft. with 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, large living room and dining area. The living room and dining room have French doors that open onto a 550 foot wood deck which over looks the lake. Both bedrooms have king size beds. A futon is located in the living area that will sleep two. The house is approximately ten years old and is well maintained with central air, a fully equipped laundry room, and kitchen. A 2 car detached garage is located at the front of the property. On the waterfront we have a large covered boat dock with a 300 foot deck area where you can sit back, relax and enjoy a drink as you look out over the water.

This property allows the best of both worlds. Get out of town to be in the country, yet have all the comforts of home as well as all that a city has to offer less than thirty minutes away by boat or car. Something for the entire family: Dad’s off to the horse races, the kids go for a dip in the lake, mom relaxes on the deck with a cold glass of lemonade while grandma fishes and grandpa strolls under the Arkansas Pines. Everyone needs to get away and there is no better place than our little piece of paradise.

More Details

Jeff Hicks
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 5, 2018

About Jeff Hicks

I'm an author and songwriter as well as a real estate professional. Just published my first children's book which can be found on Amazon: 'Charlie and Chocolate's Purrfect Prayer'.I'm also a songwriter for the band Seven Years located in Los Angeles California Although I currently reside in California, my heart will always remain in Arkansas and that's why I purchased this 'dream' home on the lake with my family, whom all still reside in the Hot Springs area. We are happy to share this peaceful place on the planet with people who appreciate nature and beauty.

Jeff Hicks purchased this house in 2006

Why Jeff Hicks chose Royal

When I started looking for a lake house, I had no idea what to expect. I looked at a lot of 'so called' lake properties that were either not on the lake at all or were perhaps more on a creek. Once I walked into this house and saw the view, I knew it was the place for me. I fell in love with it immediately. Unfortunately, the owners were not listing it for sale for another whole year. Luckily, when multiple offers came in on the first listing day, they gave me priority. I could travel almost anywhere in the world with my flexible schedule, but I find myself always coming back to the Lake House. I hope you enjoy it as much as we do.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thanks for sharing your piece of heaven! We made memories here of the lake and awesome surroundings!!! Take care and God bless. The Zaiger's – May 5th, 2010.
May 2010
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Royal House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 28
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • If you plan on having more than two guests, you must let us know prior to booking. We do not allow parties or events.
  • All linens must be placed on top of washing machine upon departure. You do not need to wash, but strip beds and place on machine.
  • Furniture must remain in place. If furniture is not in original location, renter will be charged $25.
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Shower only, no tub.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King sized beds in both bedrooms.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
The Lake House is fully furnished with all needed linens, towels, dishes, most kitchenware, coffee maker, dishwasher, microwave, central heat/air, and alarm clocks. The rear deck has chairs, tables, and a Bar-B-Que. The home is stocked with a television, many DVD's, books and games. There is a 550 sq. ft. deck overlooking the lake as well as a 300 sq. ft. deck on the waterfront. Personal Hygiene Products are not provided.


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The Lake House on Lake Hamilton
average rating of 5.0 based on 21 reviews

Beautiful, peaceful, perfect getaway house!

  • 5 of 5

Our family has never been to Arkansas so we decided to check it out. So glad we decided to stay at the Lake House. The house had everything we needed but we spent most of the time out on the deck watching the kids swim and the hubby fish. Fun road into town a lot of ups and downs and turns and Wildlife. The kids thought it was a roller-coaster LOL really convenient to get to Hot Springs. We got to enjoy all the town had to offer. The water is shallow around the dock and out a good ways which was nice so I didn't have to worry about the kids. I would recommend swim shoes because the lake is kind of mossy, my kids hated it touching their feet. Other than that it was perfect! Tons of old school DVDs and VCR tapes to watch at night or a rainy day. We will definitely want to come back!

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A little slice of heaven!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at The Lake House was excellent and our only regret was not booking longer. We had the pleasure of staying here for almost a week and had a blast. The has was stocked with everything you could need for a week of fun at the lake! The neighbors are so sweet and went above and beyond to introduce themselves and make sure that we had everything we needed. Dont hesitate to book, you will feel at home at this little slice of heaven.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Family Vaccation

  • 5 of 5

We loved the view of the water and spent hours on the dock watching boats go by with our toddler. The house could use some updating, but worked well for us. The only downside was the drive to the main roads. Took a little time to get anywhere. Loved our trip overall!

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Boerne, TX

My family of five had a fabulous 4 days at The Lake House on Lake Hamilton.

  • 5 of 5

The kitchen was fully stocked and the bedrooms were spacious and comfortable. The backyard was wonderful. We spent most of our time on the covered area on the lake. We played cards and dominoes and played in the water with tubes and a kayak we brought from home. The neighbors were very friendly and gave good recommendations for restaurants and sights in Hot Springs. Overall, it was the perfect place for good, relaxing quality time with our boys. In the evenings we enjoyed the large selection of movies. We would highly recommend this home to anyone traveling to Hot Springs.

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful and peaceful!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was great! The house was clean and had everything. It was peaceful and relaxing. I would definitely recommend staying here. We would have loved to stay longer.

  • Submitted: Jun 3, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Katy, Texas

Peaceful lake house

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the house over spring break so there wasn’t too much activity on the lake but it was really nice and peaceful. The house had everything you could need and was clean and comfortable. The only thing I would suggest is getting some new grates for the grill because they were pretty much rusted through. Other than that, we had zero problems and it was a great vacation

  • Submitted: Mar 17, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review and I will forward the suggestion for new grill grates to my brother...We hope to see you again soon.
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Nearest Airport
74 Miles
Little Rock
Nearest Golf
21 Miles
Hot Springs Country Club
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Sunshine Cafe
Car: necessary
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Garvin Woodland Gardens.

* Mid America Museum.

* Magic Springs.

* Horse Racing at Oaklawn.

* Water Sports and Fishing.

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* Garvin Woodland Gardens.

* Hiking.

* Fishing.

* Swimming.

* Bath Houses.

Top Thing to do in Family:

* Garvin Woodland Gardens.

* Hiking.

* Fishing.

* Water Recreation.

* Hot Springs.

Nearby activities include: Swimming, hiking, fishing. water skiing,

jet skiing, boating, amusement park, museums, bath houses, shopping,

antique stores, art galleries, magic show, I.Q Zoo, Alligator Farm,

movies, golf, miniature golf, horseback riding. Dinner Cruises.

Thoroughbred horse racing at Oaklawn Park (in season).

As one of mid-America's most beautiful travel destinations, Arkansas

is a tapestry of mountains, plains and fertile delta. Amid its

splendor are fun-filled attractions, comfortable lodging (rustic to

upscale), fine dining and fun vacation packages.

Hot Springs Arkansas is one of the top travel destinations and best

vacation values in America. President Bill Clinton's boyhood

hometown. Hot Springs National Park hotels, restaurants, natural hot

springs spas plus fun festivals, family attractions, Arkansas lakes,

arts and entertainment all located in the Ouachita Mountains area of


With 600,000 acres of lakes, you can really dive into Arkansas.

Visit any of our fishing lakes year-round for record-breaking

catches at your favorite fishing destination in the Natural State.

Arkansas State Parks - Arkansas State Parks offer a wide range of

outdoor adventures, such as backpacking, caving, hang gliding,

hiking, horseback riding, lake kayaking, mountain biking, river

running, rock climbing and snorkeling.

One Hour to Little Rock. Arkansas State Capital. Clinton Library.

Alltel Arena.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $65
Refundable Damage Deposit $350

Due to hefty rate increases from HomeAway we had to raise our rates effective June 7th. Anything booked after June 7th will be 7% higher than previously listed rates. We apologize for any hardship this may cause, but the advertising and listing rates have more than doubled.

Cancellation Policy:
If you notify us 30 days prior to your reservation date, we will refund your full deposit. 15 days prior we will refund half your deposit. Less than 15 days, refunds will only be made only if we are able to rent the property for the same dates as you had reserved. If the property is unavailable to you through no fault of yours, all monies will be refunded to you.

Extra charge for holidays.
$350 Refundable Security Deposit Required.
$65 Cleaning Fee. Minimum stay 3 nights.
We rent to families and responsible adults over the age of 25 only.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.