Reuben's Rest Bed and Breakfast

94 Farm Pond Road, Broken Bow, Oklahoma 74728
Innkeeper(s): Don & Marilyn Lester
  • Introduction

    Reuben's Rest Bed and Breakfast front of inn

    Located near the beautiful Kiamichi Mountains of southeastern Broken Bow, Oklahoma. Reuben's Rest Bed & Breakfast welcomes you for that special romantic occasion or for the chance to just leave all cares behind and relax in style. The personal service, delicious breakfast, and luxurious amenities at Reuben's Rest make this country B&B a nice alternative to a local cabin rental, providing a restful, homey atmosphere convenient to a variety of outdoor activities.

    During your stay at Reuben's Rest, our Oklahoma inn, you will appreciate the wonderful amenities, personalized service, and the little extra special touches we offer our guests. We provide all you need for a relaxing getaway.

    Reuben's Rest Bed & Breakfast fireplace

    After enjoying a full breakfast, you may want to curl up with a good book by the parlor fireplace, play a game of cards or dominoes, watch a movie in the comfort of your room, then enjoy a blissful soak in your whirlpool tub.

    An old sawmill town surrounded by pine forests, Broken Bow is home to some of the most scenic terrain in Oklahoma. In addition to rolling green hills, rocky canyons, and beautiful bluffs, Broken Bow also offers water scapes that aren't soon forgotten. Broken Bow Lake, a scuba diver's heaven, and the Mountain Fork River, popular among white water rafters and trout anglers, offer the water sport enthusiast everthing they could possibly wish for.

  • Insider's Info

    Travelers are always looking for memorable and relaxing experiences. Let’s discover more through the words of our innkeepers. Many thanks to Don & Marilyn Lester for sharing their own secrets with!
    Why do most travelers stay at your inn?

    Relaxing and/or romantic getaways. Anniversaries, birthdays and honeymoons.

    What are you best known for? What makes your inn unique? What do you love most about your inn?

    Three-course breakfast, guest pantry stocked with complimentary drinks and snacks. Movies. Quietness and Cleanliness.

    If someone has never been to your city, what is the #1 reason to come visit?

    Physical beauty of this area, Broken Bow Lake, Fishing, Canoeing and Kayaking, Beavers Bend State Park, Owa Chita Festival of the Forrest, Fall Festival and colorful fall foliage.

    What’s the best compliment you have ever received about the inn?

    Cleanliness (that's very important to us), peacefulness, friendliness of the innkeepers, quality of food, service and amenities.

    What’s the best kept secret about the area?

    The natural beauty of the topography.

    If a traveler is staying at your inn for 4 nights, what should he/she do in the area?

    Water sports such as: boating, fishing, canoeing, kayaking, water skiing, jet skiing; also, hiking, horseback riding, ATV/OHV riding in approved areas, visiting museums, golfing, shopping, etc.

    Is there anything within walking distance of your inn?

    Our B&B sits on 8 acres. One can stroll around the property, watch a movie from our movie library, read a book.

    What is your favorite restaurant/food in the area?

    Papa Pablanos Mexican Food Restaurant, Romas Italian at Idabel, and Abendigos Grill and Patio. Abendigos has great steak, as well as many other things on the menu. Almost all our guests visit Abendigos There are several other good restaurants in the area.

    Any good area guides/websites that travelers could reference?

    Broken Bow Chamber of Commerce;;;

    How many rooms does your inn have?

    We have 3 rooms.

    Do you accept pets?

    Sorry, we do not have the capability to accept pets. There other are places in the area to board pets while visiting in McCurtain County.

  • Accolades

    Reuben's Rest Bed and Breakfast red birds

    "Old-fashioned Hospitality & New-fashioned Conveniences"

    "Winner of the Silver Spoon Award for Excellence from the Oklahoma Bed & Breakfast Association"

  • About Our Guest Rooms

    Reuben's Rest Bed and Breakfast bedroom

    All Guest Rooms Include

    • King Size Bed
    • Luxurious Linens
    • Robes
    • Private bath with jetted whirlpool tub
    • Ceiling fan
    • TV and VCR + DVD/CD player
    • Writing desk
    • Seating area
  • Amenities Include

    Reuben's Rest Bed and Breakfast dining table

    • Three-course breakfast
    • High speed internet
    • Parlor with fireplace
    • DVD and VHS Video Library
    • Playing cards
    • Dominoes
    • Other games
    • Upstairs guest butler's pantry with refrigerator
    • Microwave
    • Coffee Pot
    • Stocked with coffee, teas, soda and snacks
  • Outdoor Activities

    Reuben's Rest Bed and Breakfast outdoors

    If outdoor activities are your interest, Beavers Bend State Park and Broken Bow Lake are approximately 10 minutes away, featuring Cedar Creek Golf Course, trout fishing, horseback riding, miniature golf, paddle boating, nature hikes, and more. Another fun activity just five minutes east is river canoeing.

    We are happy to provide you with information about the area and make suggestions to help make your vacation here truly memorable. Whatever you choose to do, we are sure you will enjoy your stay at Reuben's Rest in our cozy inn accommodations.

    Beavers Bend Resort Park, a major Broken Bow attraction, offers a resort lodge, cabins, campgrounds, miles of park trails, an excursion train, trail rides, pristine waters, and the Forest Heritage Center. The Gardner Mansion, home of Choctaw Chief Jefferson Gardner is another Broken Bow attraction, which you'll want to experience. Broken Bow also offers several canoe rental companies for float trips, a scuba diving service, and trout fishing guides and outfitters.