Living your best

Situated on 44 picturesque acres in the heart of Fayetteville, with premier amenities and a choice of impressive living options, including Apartments, Cottages and Village Homes, Butterfield Trail Village is filled with neighbors who make you feel right at home.

The Lifestyle

Butterfield offers more options that come standard, more activities and amenities at your fingertips, and more choices than any other active senior living community in the area – all in a neighborhood setting beautifully maintained by a terrific staff who are ready to serve.

Meeting new friends, learning new things, joining neighbors for activities, or creating your own schedule with endless options for fun… There’s a place for you at Butterfield!




If you like to be in the center of things, our Apartments, conveniently located in the main building complex, would be ideal for you. Ranging in size from Studios to two-bedroom Deluxe and Ultra units, you’ll have a private patio or balcony, full-size kitchen appliances and spacious storage.



Conveniently located near the main entrance of campus, our Cottages are the perfect combination of comfort, charm and livability. Attractive and roomy, these two-bedroom duplexes and four-plexes feature a patio and a carport, plus a lush backyard ideal for relaxing while enjoying the flora and fauna of the grounds.

Village Homes

Village Homes

Do you like to entertain, or just want to spread out? Our Village Homes are ideal. Luxurious and spacious — up to 2,000 square feet — with four different floor plans, Village Homes feature airy interiors, flexible living spaces, two and three bedrooms, two baths, and a dining room, patio and roomy garage. Each has its own beautifully manicured yard.

Featured Village Events

The Magic of Ecuador

Tuesday, April 4  |  2:30pm  |  BTV resident Karen Crocker will share a most unusual and exciting trip she and her husband Thermon took to Ecuador – a breathtaking country in Latin America with vast natural and cultural wealth. Ecuador is in [...]

Riders on the Orphan Train

Tuesday, April 4  |  7pm |  Join Alison Moore and Phil Lancaster as they present this American historical event through music and story. The multi-media presentation chronicles a chapter in Moore’s book about the children who were “placed out” [...]

The Buffalo Gals

Tuesday, April 30  |  7pm  |  From Nashville, Tennessee, please welcome the Buffalo Gals! The Buffalo Gals began making music several years ago in the Ozark Mountains, and they’ve performed at venues all over the region. Last year, they moved to [...]

Latest Articles

Feature Profile: Susan Meadows

The BTV resident shares why she puts family first, and how faith and hope are tucked deep in her heart.


Out & About: Ozark Wine Country

NWA wineries offer stunning scenery, history & tradition, and exceptional selections that are ripe for sipping. Did you know that Arkansas’ wine heritage stretches back to the late 1800’s? [...]

Why Exercise?

We asked 14 Village residents how fitness is improving their daily lives. Whether you like what you see in the mirror, or you’re motivated by the long-term health benefits, there’s no debating [...]

The Butterfield Trail Village Foundation

The Butterfield Trail Village Foundation exists to generate support for the Village and enhance the quality of life of our residents in a variety of ways. Through contributions, the Foundation helps sustain a number of important programs and services. It is overseen by a Board of Directors that works tirelessly to ensure that BTV is strong, vibrant and sustainable now and for generations to come.

“BTV truly is the premier retirement community in Arkansas. We enjoy being with so many of our friends, old and new, from NWA and beyond. We’re so glad we are here!”

Dwain and Glenda Newman, Residents


Contact Us

Regularly recognized as Northwest Arkansas’ Best Retirement Community, discover the Butterfield lifestyle for yourself! Call (479) 695-8012 for more information.