Whether you’re looking for the perfect place to propose or just looking for a romantic getaway for you and your partner, look no further than Hot Springs. The city is not known as America’s First Resort for nothing. There are many places to visit for a romantic weekend at Hot Springs. These places are at the top of our list.
The Grand Promenade
Above the historic Hot Springs district is the lovely brick walkway that is The Grand Promenade. It is a wide, half-mile long walkway that runs alongside Hot Springs’ Bathhouse Row and Central Avenue and offers a gorgeous view of this historic district along downtown Hot Springs. This pedestrian-only path serves as a nice oasis from the hustle and bustle of the city’s main streets and is paved with red benches for conversations. Its elevation, the beautifully-designed pavement, coupled with the stars at night and wonderful lighting truly makes for a nice, romantic stroll along downtown Hot Springs.
Boat Rides on Lake Hamilton
The crystal clear water of Lake Hamilton will surely serve as a wonderful backdrop for any romantic moment with your partner. Have a romantic sunset dinner at the Belle of Hot Springs riverboat, take a boat tour, or rent a boat to enjoy the peace and serenity of Lake Hamilton with breathtaking views of the Ouachita Mountains, luxury homes, and natural islands with your loved one.
1884 Wildwood Bed & Breakfast
Nothing would be more romantic than staying at a bed and breakfast that was built with elegance. It is a masterful blend of the elegance of the antiques and comfort of the contemporary as it is furnished with gorgeous antiques blended with the luxury and modern conveniences. Visitors can relax in the ladies or gentleman’s parlor and its romantic ballroom. Guests can create their own romantic package or choose among the packages offered at this bed and breakfast.
The Luna Bella restaurant provides an intimate atmosphere coupled with truly exquisite food that will surely make you fall in love again. This Italian restaurant has been a fan favorite for years because of its incredible food, great wine list, and a romantic atmosphere. You will surely enjoy every moment with your darling.
Garvan Woodland Gardens
Acres and acres of beautiful flowers, bordered by the Ouachita Mountains, beautiful wild forestry, stunning lakeside views, cascading streams, and Asian-inspired bridges makes this attraction truly picturesque. Stroll around its award-winning gardens and be in awe of the beauty of your partner with the splendid blooms of the flowers serving as a backdrop.
Couples Massage at Quapaw Baths
Your troubles will surely melt away with a luxurious massage at this historic bathhouse. For a more intimate and private setting, you must try the couple’s private bath and massage.
Lookout Point Inn
Enjoy the gorgeous views of Lake Hamilton as well as whirlpool tubs, a gourmet breakfast, and luxurious linens at the Lookout Point Inn. You can stroll around the garden with your partner, lounge in the hammocks by water under the stars, or snuggle by the fire. Enjoy this little slice of paradise designed to pamper guests with a peaceful, romantic retreat.