Wits End Ranch - Near Buffalo River

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2 bedrooms, free WiFi, bed sheets, wheelchair access
Smart TV, books
2 bedrooms, free WiFi, bed sheets, wheelchair access

Overview of Wits End Ranch - Near Buffalo River

Entire cabin

Wits End Ranch - Near Buffalo River

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Entire cabin

2 bedrooms2 bathroomsSleeps 18

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet-friendly
  • Outdoor space
  • Mountain view

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
Saint Joe, AR

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCollier Homestead7 min drive
  • Popular LocationTyler Bend Visitor Center10 min drive
  • Popular LocationTyler Bend Recreation Area11 min drive
  • AirportHarrison, AR (HRO-Boone County Regional)45 min drive

Space details

2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 18
2100 sq ft
Bedroom 1
    1 double bed
Bedroom 2
    4 queen beds
Common area
    2 twin/single beds
Bathroom 1
    Bathtub/shower combo
Bathroom 2

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire cabin to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Wits End Ranch - Near Buffalo River

Cabin in Saint Joe with kitchen and balcony
The Wits End Ranch location is private and secluded, yet less than 5 minutes from U.S. Hwy 65, ¼ mile past the Hwy. 65 & Coursey’s Dr. Junction. It is one of the most beautiful spots in the Ozark Mountains. WEDDINGS, Family Reunions, retreats ... or just a relaxing getaway. The Wits End Ranch is located less than an hour south of Harrison, Arkansas and less than 2 hours from Little Rock, Arkansas and the Springfield/Branson, MO area.

The Ranch property borders the Buffalo National River Park N.P.. There are miles of hiking, biking and horse trails, spectacular scenery, wildlife and outdoor fun for every season of the year. Enjoy a beautiful sunset from the spacious deck.. A great escape from the hustle and bustle of the real world. Perfect for a family reunion, company retreat or romantic getaway.

The Main House sets high on a hill overlooking the 100,000+ acre National Park. It has two bathrooms, 2 large bedrooms, 4 queens,in one, 3 queen beds in second The living room has a sleeper sofa and two day beds. All towels and linens are furnished. There, central AC/heat and a fully equipped kitchen. There is a screened in porch, large deck, picnic tables, BBQ grills (charcoal) horse shoes and volleyball/badminton. The yard area is landscaped with rock gardens and natural beauty all around.
This rental does not include the bunkhouse as it is booked for the 2022 season.
Additionally there is horse pins and room for large trailers and rvs
Keywords: Buffalo National River National Park, Tyler Bend Area. Private secluded 2 bedroom/2 bath main cabin bordering the National Park, 45 minutes from Branson.
Air-conditioned accommodations at this cabin offer coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Rooms open to balconies. Kitchens offer refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations.

This Saint Joe cabin provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Smart televisions are featured in guestrooms.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Trish Bartley


English, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Free WiFi


  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Blender
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Paper towels


  • Dining table


  • 2 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 2 bathrooms
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels provided
  • Hair dryer


  • Smart TV
  • Books

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue grill
  • Garden
  • Firepit


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • Pet friendly
  • 1 per room
  • Welcoming dogs only


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Smoke-free property
  • Note from host: Outside as long as butts are in can or picked up

Location highlights

  • In the mountains

Things to do

  • Kayak on site
  • Mountain climbing nearby
  • Hunting nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Horse riding nearby
  • Rock climbing nearby


  • Sleeps 18
  • Unit size: 2100 sq ft (195 sq m)

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Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 21


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets allowed
Welcoming dogs only
1 per room
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation
Note from host: Pet must be approved by owner

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Note from host: Great large yard to play in.

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host (a party not acting within their trade, business or profession).
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Parties and events (including family gatherings, birthday parties and weddings) are allowed on site; maximum attendees: 50
Note from host: Contact me for group discounts and information.
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Wits End Near Buffalo River
Buffalo River Wits End Ranch
Wits End Ranch - Near Buffalo River Cabin
Wits End Ranch - Near Buffalo River Saint Joe
Wits End Ranch - Near Buffalo River Cabin Saint Joe

About this area

Saint Joe

Located in Saint Joe, this cabin is in the mountains. Collier Homestead is a local landmark, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Buffalo National River and Tyler Bend Visitor Center. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking and swimming nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking and mountain biking.

What's nearby

  • Collier Homestead - 7 min drive
  • Tyler Bend Visitor Center - 10 min drive
  • Tyler Bend Recreation Area - 11 min drive
  • Hurricane River Caverns - 20 min drive
  • Buffalo River State Park - 48 min drive

Getting around

  • Harrison, AR (HRO-Boone County Regional) - 45 min drive

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 41 out of 50 reviews
5 - Excellent 82%
Rating 4 - Good. 6 out of 50 reviews
4 - Good 12%
Rating 3 - Okay. 2 out of 50 reviews
3 - Okay 4%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 50 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 50 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%






Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

The View
It was so amazing and peaceful!! And the view was amazing and only a couple minutes from the river!! Our crew loved it and all had a fantastic weekend!
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2022

5/5 Excellent

Easy stay for a large group
Easy to communicate with, very large area which allowed for a great place for activities.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Little gem
We just had a one night stay because the location was perfect for our float trip. Definitely put a bookmark in for this place to return.
Stayed 1 night in May 2022

5/5 Excellent

Great Week on The River
We had a great time and loved hanging out at this special beautiful cabin. Trish was amazing and very accommodating. The views are exceptional. We felt extremely safe in the historical well-built log cabin during the tornado warning. This place has everything you need. Perfect location for floating.
Stayed 7 nights in May 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It was another fabulous women's weekend at Wits End Ranch. Can't wait for next year.
Stayed 2 nights in May 2022