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5.0/5 Exceptional

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Air Conditioning
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Outdoor Space
  • Hot Tub

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Sheets and towels washed at 140°F

Explore the area

    Popular LocationMid-America Science Museum38 min drive
    AirportHot Springs, AR (HOT-Memorial Field)40 min drive
    Popular LocationLake Ouachita State Park54 min drive
    Popular LocationRon Coleman Mine57 min drive

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About this property

Entire place

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

Settle In By Zoning Out - Lake Ouachita

Adults-only houseboat with water park and spa tub
This superbly styled boat makes for a perfect in-slip getaway. Ideal for large groups in need of a “boat away from home” and an overall adventure filled stay. Excellent for groups of friends & family looking for an extraordinary visit. This houseboat sleeps 10, with 4 queen bedrooms and a sofa bed in the living room. Staying on our boat is the new normal. Perfect if you want to be far, far away from any big city hustle and bustle. Whether you want to discover the Ouachita National Forest or get away from all that nature, there is plenty to do for everyone. Visit Hot Springs, AR just a 20 minute drive away. Comfortable, calm, and convenient. It will be like nothing you ever experienced. We love to go that extra mile, so you feel like you are at home. We uphold the highest standards in having our boat cleaned by our professional cleaning crew. We were always focused on spotless and clean, and in current times we increased this feature exponentially. Without a doubt, this place makes for a true “water revival” for those in need of one. We are sure you will enjoy this boat. We’ll supply you with: - Hotel quality bed Linens - Towels - Satellite TV - Coffee maker - Slide (into the lake) - BBQ - Grill - A fully stocked kitchen We will be happy to cater to all of your needs during your stay to make your trip to Lake Ouachita an unforgettable one. We will meet you at check-in, answer any questions you have, provide local advice and directions as required. Do not hesitate to contact us if you need anything, from extra towels to local recommendations. We will be happy to assist you with any needs you may have during your visit. Besides that, we will leave you to enjoy your stay. This houseboat is amazing all year round for a visit to Lake Ouachita. Lake Ouachita, pronounced "Wash-ah-taw," stretches over 48,000 acres nestled in the hills of Ouachita National Forest. Its water is known for its superior clarity, and there are over 200 uninhabited islands to explore, perfect for mooring your houseboat along the beachy shoreline. Only 13 miles away from Hot Springs, Arkansas, there are several things to do on and off the lake. Hiking and biking trails are abundant, but Lake Ouachita is also a great location for water sports and activities such as swimming, fishing, kayaking, wakeboarding, water skiing, and even scuba diving. In fact, scuba divers from all over the world come to enjoy Lake Ouachita's unique underwater experience. There are at least 30 distinct dive spots in the lake. The lake's geological formations are what make Lake Ouachita so unique. The 16-mile "Geo-Float Trail," the first water-based trail in the country, was created to showcase these natural formations that go back millions of years. Loads to do for all tastes, from outdoor adventures for local explorers to total isolation for those who prefer seclusion! Other things to note: Living room amenities - Fully furnished & comfortably designed - Fully equipped kitchen - Satellite TV Extra amenities - Bluetooth enabled JBL speaker - Extremely comfortable queen beds - Hotel Quality bed linen The boat is reasonably soundproof throughout, except for the gentle lapping of the water against the hull. A wonderful kind of seclusion. This means you can enjoy a truly tranquil atmosphere — all in all, a quiet yet incredibly exclusive retreat. We doubt you will encounter a better deal for what we have to offer. The surroundings, the extra services as well as the location, will guarantee a great stay. Rest assured that we spare nothing to deliver a top notch & clean experience. Contact us today for a unique experience on the water! We would love to welcome you. For any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us.
Air-conditioned accommodations at this houseboat offer coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to balconies. Kitchens offer refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and separate dining areas.
Recreational amenities at the houseboat include a water park and a spa tub.

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

Property manager

Chrystin Smith
Speaks English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

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


  • Spa tub

Parking and transportation

  • Onsite parking


  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice maker
  • Blender
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Toaster


  • 4 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 2 bathrooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels provided

Living spaces

  • Dining room


  • TV with cable/satellite service

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue grill


  • Washing machine and dryer


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Location highlights

  • On the lake
  • On the waterfront
  • In the mountains
  • Near a health or beauty spa
  • Near a hospital

Things to do

  • Water park
  • Boating on site
  • Casino nearby
  • Power boating nearby
  • Jet skiing nearby
  • Birdwatching nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Wildlife and game walks nearby
  • Hunting nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Theme parks nearby


  • Sleeps 10
  • Unit size: 1200 sq ft (111 sq m)



Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

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


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

This property welcomes adults only

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

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
Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited

Property is also known as

Vrbo Property
Settle In By Zoning Out - Lake Ouachita Royal
Settle In By Zoning Out - Lake Ouachita Houseboat
Settle In By Zoning Out - Lake Ouachita Houseboat Royal

About this area


Located in Royal, this houseboat is near theme parks and on the waterfront. Ouachita National Forest and Hot Springs National Park reflect the area's natural beauty and area attractions include Mid-America Science Museum and T-Rex Fun Spot. Be sure to check out the area's animals with activities such as game walks and birdwatching.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Mid-America Science Museum - 38 min drive
  • Hot Springs National Park - 40 min drive
  • Lake Ouachita State Park - 54 min drive
  • Ron Coleman Mine - 57 min drive
  • Lake Hamilton and Lake Catherine - 68 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportHot Springs, AR (HOT-Memorial Field) - 40 min drive

Frequently asked questions

Is Settle In By Zoning Out - Lake Ouachita pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
What time is check-in at Settle In By Zoning Out - Lake Ouachita?
Check-in begins at 4:00 PM.
What time is check-out at Settle In By Zoning Out - Lake Ouachita?
Check-out is at 10:00 AM.
Where is Settle In By Zoning Out - Lake Ouachita located?
Situated on the waterfront, this houseboat is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Ouachita National Forest and within 20 mi (32 km) of Hot Springs National Park and St Joseph's Mercy Clinic. Mid-America Science Museum and The Galaxy Connection are also within 20 mi (32 km).
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5/5 Excellent

Great time on the boat with great location. Can’t wait to come back next year.

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