El Dorado travel guide

El Dorado Tourism | El Dorado Guide

You're Going to Love El Dorado

With a population of 18,884, El Dorado is a must-see destination in Arkansas, United States. It is among the most popular tourist destinations in the country. Consider staying at least one whole day in El Dorado to see all of its attractions.

Where to Eat in El Dorado

If you’re looking for affordable options, The Griffin Restaurant - Murphy Arts District (101 E. Locust St.) and Mad House Restaurant (101 E Locust St) are great picks.

When to visit El Dorado

El Dorado in June
Estimated hotel price
£81
1 night at 3-star hotel
El Dorado in June
Estimated hotel price
£81
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to El Dorado in July, when the average temperature is 27 °C, and the highest can go up to 33 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 0 °C, with an average temperature of 6 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in May, when precipitation is around 136 mm. In contrast, June is usually the driest month of the year in El Dorado, with an average rainfall of 73 mm.

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How to Get to El Dorado

Plane

When flying to El Dorado, you’ll arrive at El Dorado Goodwin Field (ELD), which is located 9 miles from the city centre.

Plane

When flying to El Dorado, you’ll arrive at El Dorado Goodwin Field (ELD), which is located 9 miles from the city centre.

Airports near El Dorado

Airlines serving El Dorado

Lufthansa
Good (4,687 reviews)
KLM
Good (848 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,741 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,452 reviews)
Air France
Good (975 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,102 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,952 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,369 reviews)
Korean Air
Excellent (771 reviews)
Aeromexico
Good (775 reviews)
Copa Airlines
Good (748 reviews)
Gulf Air
Good (132 reviews)
Qantas Airways
Good (560 reviews)
American Airlines
Good (5,642 reviews)
Virgin Atlantic
Good (455 reviews)
Air New Zealand
Good (317 reviews)
WestJet
Good (2,021 reviews)
Allegiant Air
Good (420 reviews)
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Where to stay in El Dorado

If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Hampton Inn El Dorado and La Quinta Inn by Wyndham El Dorado.

Where to stay in popular areas of El Dorado

Most booked hotels in El Dorado

La Quinta Inn by Wyndham El Dorado
2 stars
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
£55+
Comfort Inn & Suites
2 stars
Excellent (8.2, Excellent reviews)
£79+
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, El Dorado, AR
2 stars
Good (7.9, Good reviews)
£88+
Super 8 by Wyndham El Dorado
2 stars
Good (7.5, Good reviews)
£44+
Rodeway Inn Conference Center El Dorado
2 stars
Okay (5, Okay reviews)
£50+

Hiring a car in El Dorado

Expect to pay £0.78 per litre in El Dorado (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between £9.35 and £12.46. Compact (Nissan Rogue or similar) is the most popular car type to hire in El Dorado, while also 5% cheaper than other types, on average.

Expect to pay £0.78 per litre in El Dorado (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between £9.35 and £12.46. Compact (Nissan Rogue or similar) is the most popular car type to hire in El Dorado, while also 5% cheaper than other types, on average.