StoneWind Institute

Places to Stay


Classes are taught on the 160 acre mountain top campus of StoneWind Institute and StoneWind Retreat at Chester, Arkansas midway between Ft. Smith and Fayetteville in the beautiful Boston Mountains.  StoneWind is within easy driving distance of Texas, Tennessee, Missouri, Oklahoma, and of course Arkansas via I-40. The closest airports are at Ft. Smith-FSM (30 min.) and  Bentonville-XNA (1.5 hrs).  Classes are offered on a regular basis in the East Room teaching facilities,  with students able to stay in the elegant yurt accommodations of StoneWind Retreat or  in some of the nearby accommodations listed below. Those who are simply looking for a healing rest or extended healing intensive can enjoy the comforts of StoneWind’s yurt cabins through StoneWind Retreat, which is open to Guests year round.  For rates on extended stays for Institute guests wishing to work on their healing issues, please call 479-369-0049.

The East Room is open evenings and between classes as a quiet place to meditate, while  each of the Yurt Cabins is designed for optimum peace and quiet for meditation and study. There are lending libraries in the Office with books, magazines, DVD’s and CD’s on a range of topics related to holistic healing, metaphysical topics, and entertainment. Reiki and Qigong classes are held in the 1600sf East Room located in StoneWind’s Red Barn office building.

Alternative Places to Stay

★Meador's Inn in Alma is StoneWind Preferred!★

(within 10 miles)

Deer Hollow Ranch and Cabins

13040 Schaberg Road
Mountainburg, AR 72946
Phone: 800-833-5351

(within 18 miles)

Locke Mountain Cabins
Mountainburg, AR
16864 Old Locke Road
Mountainburg, AR 72946
Phone: (479) 369-4006

(within 18 miles)

Meador’s Inn
Alma, AR
(Clean rooms, inexpensive, good restaurant.)
37 Collum Ln E,
Alma, AR 72921
Phone: (479) 632-2241

(within 22 miles)

Quality Inn & Suites
Alma, AR
439 US Hwy 71 N
Alma, AR 72921
Phone: (479) 632-4141

(within 22 miles)

Days Inn
Alma, AR
250 North US Highway 71
Alma, AR 72921
Phone: (479) 632-4595

(within 22 miles)

Sky-Vue Lodge
Winslow, AR
22822 N Highway 71
Winslow, AR 72921
Phone: (479)-634-2003