1202 Highway 65 N, Mcgehee, AR 71654-9429
Phone: 870/222-3564   |   Fax: 870/222-4604   |   27 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 2:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

From the great outdoors for hunting and fishing to fun-filled events for the entire family, like the Owl Fest, our McGehee hotel is near an abundance of activities.

The Crawfish Festival at Dermott is a favorite event that always draws a crowd. Business travelers often choose our hotel if they're in town for the Clearwater Paper® Mill in Arkansas City. Whether you're traveling for business or pleasure, you deserve a hotel that combines quality, service and well-appointed rooms. That's exactly what we deliver.

There's an LCD flat screen TV in every room, which means relaxing is a top priority at this BEST WESTERN McGehee hotel. Our outdoor pool is the perfect place to lounge and take in the sun on those hot summer days. Guests especially enjoy our daily continental breakfast serving a selection of cereals and yogurt, fresh fruit, sweet pastries and chilled juices and 100% Arabica coffee.

The annual homecoming event is another reason so many travelers flock to our McGehee hotel. From outdoor adventure to catching up with old friends, this town offers small town charm with the convenience of a city. Weddings, family reunions and milestone birthday parties are celebrated year-round, and out of town guests depend on us to make their vacation comfortable.

If you are in town for business, rest assured that our McGehee hotel is conveniently located to many of the top corporations and businesses. Some of our regular guests are employees of Clearwater Paper®, Arkansas Midland Railroad, Union Pacific Railroad and Walmart®. We understand that hard work requires a hearty breakfast and a quiet, comfortable room.

Reserve your next stay at BEST WESTERN McGehee and enjoy friendly service and a great location!


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary continental breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, eggs, yogurt, juice, coffee and hot items.
  • Outdoor pool
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Free parking
  • Truck/RV parking
  • Fax services
  • Photocopy services
  • Exterior corridor
  • Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms; All guest rooms are hardwired and offer free wireless internet access
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Express check out Guests can opt to have their check-out receipt email to the address provided at the time of check-in.
  • Fax machine
  • Dataports
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events


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Conveniently located, the best western mcgehee in Mcgehee, Arkansas is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 33.620095  /  Latitude: -91.381745


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: Pine Bluff, AR Take US HWY 65 - 54 miles south to the BEST WESTERN McGehee.

From: Greenville, MS Take US HWY 82 west 15 miles to US 65/278. Then North 20 miles to BEST WESTERN McGehee.

From: Monticello, AR Take US HWY 278 East for 27.7 Miles to US 65/165 intersection. Head north for 0.6 Miles and the destination will be on the right.


We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Arkansas Post National Memorial

Arkansas Post National Memorial

Visit the Arkansas Post National Memorial site

A 757-acre national park, the Arkansas Post National Memorial is located in eastern Arkansas on the Mississippi River Delta, less than an hour north of McGehee. The first European settlement in the state, Arkansas Post was established in 1686, yet recognized as a National Memorial and National Historic Landmark in 1960.

The site receives nearly 40,000 annual visitors, and features guided tours, outdoor activities, and the onsite Visitor Center and Museum. Visitors may fish, hike, and view historic weapon demonstrations. Kids’ activities include a Junior Ranger program.

Great River Road

A designated route, the Great River Road, consisting of local, state, federal and provincial roads, that spans ten states along the Mississippi River. The route is included in parts of Arkansas, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Tennessee and Wisconsin.

The green and white steamboat pilot wheel highway signs are a distinctive marker depicting the route along the way.The road is designated a National Scenic Byway in Arkansas, Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin and Minnesota. Take a break along the way in McGehee. Happy travels in southern Arkansas.

Lake Chicot State Park

Home to Arkansas's largest natural lake, Lake Chicot State Park is a premier outdoor destination in eastern Arkansas. Travel through the Mississippi River Delta – known specifically as the Mississippi Flyway – and embark on an outdoor Arkansas adventure

Lake Chicot State Park features outdoor recreation like fishing, boating, nature viewing, and bird watching – best seen by lake and levee tours. Lake Chicot is a 20-mile long oxbow lake, and offers crappie, bass, bream, and catfish. Make the drive in from nearby McGehee for a thrilling outdoor Arkansas adventure. 

Moro Bay State Park

Set on the Ouachita River, Moro Bay State Park is set in southern Arkansas and the conjuncture of Moro Bay and Raymond Lake. Found 1.5 hours west of McGehee, Moro Bay State Park visitor center is open daily from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Outdoor recreation at Moro Bay State Park include boating and fishing, and treks along Deer Run Trail and Low Water Trail. Visitors may also catch the Moro Bay Ferry – a historic tugboat, barge, and exhibit. Moro Bay State Park is just one example of the many premier Arkansas state parks you can explore. 

Wiley A. McGehee Memorial Park

An exceptional recreation area in southern Arkansas, the Wiley A. McGehee Memorial Park is found along the Great River Road in McGehee. Kids love feeding the ducks and fishing at the duck pond. Bring a picnic lunch and relax in the picnic shelter as the kids play. It's just one destination where you'll have an Arkansas outdoor adventure.

Favorite summertime activities include games of tennis at the South Annex Park's tennis courts and swimming at the city pool. The Town of McGehee dates back to 1857 when Abner McGehee first settled here with his family. The railroad helped put the town on the map, bringing more people to the area in 1878. 

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 4 mile(s) from McGehee Lake Park
  • 8 mile(s) from Lake Wallace Park
  • 20 mile(s) from Lake Village Park
  • 35 mile(s) from Greenville Casinos

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Outdoor pool

Nearby Restaurants


Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest in or near Mcgehee. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

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