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Fayetteville Hotels: Arkansas Pride
by David H. Urmann

Fayetteville is home to Arkansas. It is the state's third most populous city, and noted as "The Track Capital of the World." Visitors flock to the city to see the Arkansan pride.

Fayetteville is in Arkansas' Washington County. It is considered as the third most populous city in the state, with a population of 420,876. Since it houses the University of Arkansas, with its track and field program, it is also known as the Track Capital of the World. In fact, Fayetteville is noted to have won a total of 42 national championships already.

Forbes Magazine ranked Fayetteville as the 8th among the Top 10 Best Places in America for Business and Careers. This city is serviced in Highfill, Arkansas, by the Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport. Famous areas in Fayetteville include its Town Square, University of Arkansas, Walton Arts Center and the Arkansas School of Law. They also have the Fayetteville Public Library considered as the 1st "green building." This library houses a popular coffee shop called Arsaga's. Other attractions include the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks, Bikes Blues BBQ, Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium and the Northwest Arkansas Mall.

Here are some of the hotels in Fayetteville near the University of Arkansas:

The Cosmopolitan Hotel

This hotel is located at 70 Northeast Avenue Fayetteville, AR 72701. It is right along the historic and entertainment district of Fayetteville's downtown square.

Cosmopolitan Hotel is the ideal choice for your vacation accommodation. It features 235 deluxe executive suites and non-smoking guest rooms and a fitness center, outdoor and indoor pool. They also have a Meadow Street Bar & Grille, flexible meeting spaces that can accommodate up to 500 guests, complimentary parking and newspaper. Rooms are guaranteed with hair dryers, coffee makers and coffee supply, iron with iron boards, phones with voice mail and high speed Internet access.

This hotel has an ongoing package. If you visit them for five times, your sixth stay is already free. It consists of a 6-night stay in their Deluxe Guest room and complimentary parking services.

Days Inn Fayetteville

This 2-star hotel is located at 2402 North College Avenue Business North Fayetteville, AR 72703. It is in close proximity to Fayetteville Home of the Razorbacks, University of Arkansas and many other historical sites, establishments, restaurants and natural landscapes.

Days Inn was just recently refurnished. It has a relaxing pool and a nice courtyard. Although pets are not allowed in this hotel, they can provide the best services when it comes to business functions and family accommodations. They provide complimentary breakfast, high speed Internet access, meeting spaces, smoking and non-smoking rooms and coin operated washers/dryers, free local calls, truck/RV parking, handicap accessible rooms and facilities.

Each room of this hotel features coffee pots, alarm clocks, microwave ovens, refrigerators, hair dryers, iron with boards and Cable TVS along with complimentary breakfast, USA Today, voicemail and fax/copying services.

Clarion Hotel

This hotel is located at 1255 South Shiloh Drive Fayetteville, AR 72701-7800. This hotel is near the Walton Arts Center, University of Arkansas, Northwest Arkansas Mall, Arkansas Air Museum and the Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport among others. Check in time is at 4PM while check out time is at 12NN.

Clarion Hotel has an onsite restaurant, the Park Place Grill, which features a traditional seafood buffet every Friday night and Sunday lunch. They also have the Café on the Park which serves Saturday breakfast buffets, daily lunch buffets and nightly specials. Bobbisox, the hotel's onsite lounge provides "happy hour" every 4pm to 7pm, Mondays to Fridays.

This atrium-style, full-service hotel guarantees an indoor pool, Sauna, hot tub and an exercise room, free USA Today and high speed Internet access. They also have a business center with fax/copy services, meeting rooms and executive conference rooms that can accommodate up to 500 guests. Moreover, they have coin-operated laundry facilities, valet parking and cleaning services for the convenience of their guests.

Clarion has a total of 197 rooms with large work areas, Cable TV, refrigerators, dataports, iron with iron boards and speakerphones. Their luxurious suites and executive rooms have been upgraded with spacious decks, coffee makers, hair dryers and phones with voicemail features. They also have non-smoking and handicap accessible rooms available upon request.

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