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We showed you the perfect bachelorette weekend in Little Rock, but the state capital isn't the only city that's perfect for partying with your besties. Hot Springs is home to relaxing spas, decadent restaurants and incredible opportunities for fun, so even if you're not a native, this is the perfect destination for your bachelorette trip!

We've curated a step-by-step plan for you with multiple places, activities and restaurants to choose from...

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First, book your stay. Hot Springs is home to hotels in the midst of the action and on the edge of nature, so whether you want fun or relaxation, we have a room for you.


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The Arlington Resort Hotel & Spa

Vibe: Royal, decadent and historic.

Why You Should Book Now: The Arlington opened in 1875 and is now the largest hotel in Arkansas. If the Crystal Ballroom doesn’t pique your interest, perhaps you’ll enjoy the Thermal Bathhouse where you can soak in all the amenities of the Beauty and Facial Salon. 

Cost: A parlor suite with a king bed is $295/night.

Check out this Real Wedding that took place at The Arlington Resort Hotel & Spa...

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Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort

Vibe: Luxurious, elegant and newly renovated.

Why You Should Book Now: From a racing track and casino to a luxe spa and fine dining, you won't run out of things to do. From the thrill-seekers to the laid back-back brides, Oaklawn has everything you could ever want for your bachelorette weekend. 

Cost: With a view of the racing track, a deluxe double-queen ranges from $130-$350 depending on what time of year you are booking. 

Check out this Real Wedding that took place at Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort...

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The Reserve at Hot Springs

Vibe: Cozy, intimate and peaceful.

Why You Should Book Now: For an elegant escape with rich history, The Reserve at Hot Springs is the perfect luxury hotel offering a contemporary take on elevated Southern hospitality. From private fine dining events to relaxing outdoor space, this heaven-on-earth hotel is perfect for brides wanting a serine bachelorette weekend getaway.

Cost: Hot Springs-themed rooms accommodating from two to four guests at a time range from $250-$550 per night. 

Check out this Styled Shoot that took place at The Reserve at Hot Springs...

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The Pine Hill Estates

Vibe: Rustic, lakeside and cozy.

Why You Should Book Now: Wake up to the view of Lake Hamilton with the three-estate venue, The Pine Hill Estates. From the Farmhouse, The Manor and The Cottage, this luxury venue is perfect for bridal and groomsmen party weekend getaways. Whether you want to rent a boat, read on the dock or stay up all night with your besties...this estate is where you'll make lasting memories you can look back on for the rest of your life. 

Need More? Contact DMT Properties LLC at 501.655.6451 for more information. 

Check out this Real Wedding that took place at The Pine Hill Estates...

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The Hotel Hot Springs & Spa

Vibe: Sleek, modern and trendy.

Why You Should Book Now: With Fourteen stories, you have an amazing view of the city, plus the hotel features a grill, bar and a spa! You also have easy access to Bathhouse Row.

Cost: A king room that accommodates four guests will cost $99/night.

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Now that you've booked where you and your girls are staying for the night, you need dinner plans for the special occasion. If you're feeling elegant or laid-back, Hot Springs has you covered.


The Vault

Vibe: Elegant, unique and chic.

Food: Steak, fish and fowl. Varied wine menu and appetizers.

Reservation & Cost: Reserve the Vault Room for private dining. Entrees range from $22 to $50.

501 Prime

Vibe: Cutting edge, hip and exciting.

Food: Buffets, custom menus, wine list and cigar lounge.

Reservation & Cost: The restaurant is open from Tuesday through Sunday at 4PM to 9Pm, and you are able to book private events for groups of eight to 150.

Via Roma Italian Restaurant

Vibe: Classy, fun and romantic.

Food: Italian and European food

Reservation & Cost: Entrees around $6-26.

Rolando's Restaurante

Vibe: Lively, fun and unique. 

Food: Latin American cuisine

Reservation & Cost: You're going to want to make a reservation in advance because Rolando's is so popular — especially if you want a spot on the gorgeous patio. (And you definitely want a spot on the patio!) 

The Argentinian Coffee & Wine Bar

     Vibe: Trendy, cool and relaxed. 

     Food: Enjoy coffee and mimosas with their delicious breakfast and brunch menu items. 

     Reservation & Cost: Dine-in or pickup. 

Deluca’s Pizza

Vibe: Casual, fresh and chill.

Food: Oven-baked pizza with fresh ingredients.

Reservation & Cost: Call in your orders ahead. Pizza range $19-29. 

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Now, remember, this is a time for fun and celebration! You can relax all day with your friends and enjoy the royal treatment, or you can embrace the wild side with fun hikes and exploration, but either way, take lots of pics.


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  1. Rent a Lake House on Lake Hamilton Spend a whole weekend relaxing on the lake or partying with your girls.

  2. Enjoy a Spa Day on Bath House Row — Hot Springs is famous for the many spas to kick back and relax before your big day, so explore Turtle Cove Spa or Astral Spa at Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort

  3. Oaklawn Racing & Gaming — Try your luck at the casino or watch the horse races with your squad. (The horse races only run from January-April, but the casino is open year-round.) 

  4. Haunted Tours – For brides seeking a thrill, hop on a Haunted Tour and explore the darker history of Hot Springs, such as The Arlington Resort and Spa or Bath House Row. 

  5. Magic Springs — Who says water parks are for kids? You can float the lazy river or take on the craziest rides with your besties.

  6. Garvan Woodland Gardens — Explore this beautiful botanical garden for a bit of peace before the big day. Spring is an especially beautiful time at Garvan, and if you're in town during the Tulip Extravaganza, be sure to stop by to see the tens of thousands of brilliant Dutch tulips. Explore the gardens during December to experience the Christmas decorations that bring visitors from all over the country. 

  7. Hike the Grand Promenade — Get outdoors and enjoy the beautiful views of Hot Springs’ historic district with this fun hiking trail in Hot Springs National Park.

  8. Go Ziplining — Take a unique tour with a forest zip line course if you’re feeling adventurous!

  9. Hot Springs Mountain Tower — Get the best view of your hometown by going up this incredibly tall tower for a panoramic view.

  10. Superior Bathhouse Brewery — If you want a locale to gather all your girls for food and plenty of brews, you have to check out this place.

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