Little Rock, Arkansas (September 8, 2023) – Best Western® Hotels & Resorts announces the opening of the Best Western Shackleford, located at 8 Shackleford Road in Little Rock, Arkansas. The hotel is owned by Rahul Patel and features 40 standard guest rooms and 20 suites.

The Best Western Shackleford recently underwent a nearly $1 million renovation where the brand’s signature blue and white hues shine throughout the property. The new design showcases modern furniture and finishes throughout the common spaces which include the hotel’s lobby, sitting area and breakfast bar where guests can indulge in complimentary hot breakfast each morning. Additionally, each guest room has been furnished with 55-inch high-definition televisions with streaming capabilities, refreshed modern furniture and re-imagined bathrooms. A highlight of this property is the inclusion of several suite-style rooms that feature king-sized beds and hot tubs. A renovated 24-hour fitness center, indoor swimming pool, a 700 square-foot meeting space, free parking and complimentary wireless internet are all a part of the amenities offered at the property.

“We are excited to welcome guests at our newly renovated property as they explore the capitol city of Arkansas and all it has to offer,” said Rahul Patel, Owner of the Best Western Shackleford. “The updates to the property will ensure that our guests feel at home as they rest and restore following long days of sightseeing in our energetic downtown region, home to a flourishing arts and music scene and a wide variety of attractions for all ages.”

There is so much to explore in the area surrounding the Best Western Shackleford. Guests visiting the area can look forward to experiencing Little Rock Zoo, Wildwood Park for the Arts, Arkansas State Capitol, Big Dam Bridge, Museum of Discovery, Heifer® Village and Urban Farm, Pinnacle Mountain State Park and an array of dining options, shopping centers, educational facilities, recreational centers, neighboring cities and transportation hubs that are all easily accessible from the property.

Staying at a Best Western-branded hotel, such as the Best Western Shackleford, is now more rewarding than ever. Best Western Rewards® (BWR®) members who register for the fall promotion will be eligible to receive up to 5,000 bonus points for staying two separate or consecutive nights during the promotional period and will have the opportunity to earn the offer four times (for up to 20,000 bonus points). BWR members must register for the offer prior to their first eligible stay. The promotion runs from September 18 to November 20, 2023. For more information on BWR or to sign up, please visit