Hot Tips for Hot Springs, Arkansas

Hot Springs, Arkansas offers plenty of shopping, dining and historic spas to help you relax.

By Jamie Thomas

Apr 2020

Hot Springs Mountain Tower
Photo courtesy Tourism ArkansasTake in the views at the Hot Springs Mountain Tower.
Quapaw Baths and Spa in Hot Springs, AR
Photo by Aaron BrewerHot Springs, AR is named for the areas natural hot springs. Experience the warmth at a historic bathhouse, such as the Quapaw Baths & Spa.

Historic Spas

Hot Springs is named after the area's naturally heated springs, and you can enjoy the benefits of thermal baths on Bathhouse Row. Among the historic buildings offerings luxurious spa services are the Quapaw Baths & Spa (413 Central Ave., Hot Springs, AR; 501-609-9822) and Buckstaff Bathhouse (509 Central Ave., Hot Springs, AR; 501-623-2308), which has been open since 1912.

Kollective Coffee+Tea

Kollective Coffee+Tea (110 Central Ave., Hot Springs, AR; 501-701-4000) offers breakfast, lunch and dinner options with lovingly crafted coffee and teas. This is a must-stop if you think of coffee as more than just fuel for getting through the day. Choose from dishes both healthful and sort of healthful, and you'll have enough energy for all that relaxing back at the spa.

Hot Springs, AR Trip Information

Hot Springs, Arkansas
Reason to Go
Rejuvenating hot springs and some local history
Trip Length
A long weekend to make the most of all the local shopping and spas
Who to Bring
Anyone you know who needs a relaxing spa getaway
Travel Time
4 hours and 40 minutes each way