Hot Springs Arkansas hails itself as America's First Resort, and travelers
have been coming here to enjoy the natural spring waters for more than a century.
Being that Hot Springs
is a popular Arkansas vacation destination, the lodging scene is well rounded.
The Hot Springs hotels come in many different shapes and sizes, and finding
one that is ideal for you is made easy by the fact that there are a lot to choose
from. The Hot Springs motels are among the cheapest lodging options in and around
town, and you can also look to rent a low-cost cabin or secure an area campsite
if you want to save on rates. Some of the cabins in the area, not to mention
some of the other vacation rental properties, can also be rather luxurious,
so you can choose accordingly. While cheap Hot Springs lodging abounds, you
can also seek a more upscale lodging experience at one of the nicer local bed
and breakfast inns or look to one of the handful of area hotels that offer a
lot of services and amenities. The following suggestions for some of the best
accommodations in Hot Springs should help you get an idea of just how diverse
the lodging options are.
If modern Hot Springs hotels with plush rooms are what you're looking for, you can hardly go wrong with the Embassy Suites Hot Springs Hotel and Spa. Not only does the Embassy Suites boast terrific rooms, but it also enjoys a great location. You can find it right next to the city's Convention Center, and the Hot Springs National Park is within easy walking distance. You can also get to a number of downtown shops and restaurants by foot. As for the guest rooms at the Embassy Suites Hotel, each is a two-room suite, so you'll have extra room to relax. An elegant decor characterizes the guest suites here, and pillow top beds, complimentary signature bath products, and two in-room televisions are just some of the amenities that you'll enjoy. Other in-room amenities include a microwave, a refrigerator, a work table, high-speed internet access, a coffee maker, a hair dryer, and an iron/ironing board. When you're not enjoying the comfort of your suite at Embassy Suites, you can pamper yourself at the hotel's day spa, take a dip in the indoor pool, soak in the hot tub, fit a workout in at the fitness center, enjoy a meal at the onsite restaurant, or grab some drinks at the bar. Should you need to get some work done during your stay, the hotel also offers various business services.
Finding accommodations in Hot Springs that are near one of the area lakes is usually part of the plan for many visitors, and you'll find the upscale Lookout Point Lakeside Inn overlooking Lake Hamilton to the south of town. Rest, relaxation, and a little bit of recreation can all be part of the plan if you enjoy a stay at this bed and breakfast inn, which offers charming rooms and a condo unit that you can rent. All of the guest units have either a gas or electric fireplace, and most also feature a private deck or patio and a whirlpool tub. Getting a good night's rest is aided by the fact that a cozy bed with premium linens awaits you in your room, suite, or condo, and internet access is available if you want to surf the net while you kick back. In addition to a fireplace and free high-speed internet access, standard amenities in each of the thirteen guest units include a small writing desk, comfortable furnishings, cable TV, and a private bathroom. To help you start your day, a deluxe breakfast is included in the rates here. After you enjoy your morning meal, you might do a little fishing or canoeing on the lake. Relaxing with a good book in one of the hammocks that are located around the grounds is also an option.
The Mountain Harbor Resort and Spa is another one of the Hot Springs hotels
that can be found on the shores of one of the top area lakes. Because of the
access to Lake Ouachita that this resort offers, most guests don't mind that
it's 25 miles from town. A great onsite restaurant with lake views, an alluring
spa, and a marina that rents boats and can help you care for yours during your
visit are among the highlights that help to make the Mountain Harbor Resort
and Spa one of the more attractive Hot Springs hotels. While not a candidate
for cheap Hot Springs lodging, unless you camp on the grounds, you get a lot
for your money here, and the hotel offers a number of enticing packages that
might interest you. You can either camp on the grounds here or stay in a cottage
or condominium, and rooms are also available in the lodge. All of the guest
rooms are furnished and feature a tasteful decor, and the cottages are rather
luxurious. There's even an upscale 4-bedroom vacation home that guests can look
to rent. Each guest unit features at least a refrigerator and a microwave, if
not a fully-equipped kitchenette or kitchen, and ample furnishings can be found
throughout. Whether you're looking for a great venue for your wedding, want
to enjoy time with friends, or are in search of a good Arkansas
resort for your family getaway, the Mountain Harbor Resort and Spa is worth
While the hotels listed above are relatively expensive, there are a number
of cheap Hot Springs lodging options if you want to save some money on rates.
Hot Springs motels like the Happy Hallow Motel feature the lowest rates in the
area. The twelve guest rooms at this motel vary in size, and standard amenities
include a kitchenette, cable TV, air-conditioning, free tea and coffee, and
free wireless internet access. You can splurge a bit if you want to enjoy the
added space that the suites here offer. One of the things that helps to make
the Happy Hallow Motel one of the best Hot Springs motels is its location. You're
right in the heart of the Hot Springs National Park's historic district when
you stay here, and if you're coming for the city's music or film festivals,
the venues are close by. Hiking
on the park's trails and checking out the nearby art galleries are just some
of the things that you can readily get into when you make the Happy Hallow Motel
your base in Hot Springs.