Eureka Springs’ Starkey Marina

Summertime in the Ozarks, such sweet music to the ears. It’s time to pack the swimsuits, sunscreen and inflatables and head to Beaver Lake. Located a few minutes from Eureka Springs serving the Big Water of Beaver Lake is Starkey Marina, your one-stop-shop for all things lake. With boat rentals (pontoon and fishing), gas, oil, convenience store, beer, pizza and restrooms, Starkey Marina has all the essentials.

Pack a lunch and head out for a day on the water with nothing but endless blue skies above. Beaver Lake can be enjoyed in many capacities and Starkey Marina helps make these fun days possible. They have several different sizes of pontoon boats that can be rented for a whole or half-day. If you plan to rent a boat just make sure to reserve it in advance, they go fast! Have your own boat? Great, Starkey has a gas dock, day slips and full-service crew ready to help with any boating needs.  

Lake Activities:

  • Sightseeing
  • Float Trip
  • Fishing
  • Sky Deck Boat
  • Tubing

After a long day on the lake, head into town less than ten miles away to grab a bite to eat. Whether you are looking for a refreshing drink and a place to kick back or a family friendly venue, Eureka Springs a has wide selection to satisfy any craving.

Check out our cheat sheet to a few local dining favorites.

With a long day of lake activities in the books, a dip in the hot tub is just the thing to relax. Reserve a room at the historic Crescent Hotel or 1905 Basin Park Hotel and enjoy the hot tub or request a room with a Jacuzzi tub. See a full list of nearby lodging at   

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