Welcome to a Getaway in Romantic Arkansas.
by Arnie Jacobsen, Editor
Updated: February 8, 2014
Longing for a great romantic getaway? There is no question, that if you live in, or near, Arkansas you are going to find a number of wonderful and romantic locations to choose from.
"The Natural State" welcomes you to its interesting and diverse beauty. No matter your idea of a romantic getaway, you are bound to find something to your liking in Arkansas. Do you crave a spa setting, with fine dining in an urban setting? If so, you're set. Or, maybe you idea of a romantic interlude is putting your feet up on the porch with a frosty one at a cozy cabin after a day of fishing. It's all here in Arkansas.
Spring and Fall are the two most popular times to visit so as to fully appreciate what Arkansas has to offer. Lakes cover more than 600,000 acres of the state inviting fishing and other water activities. Rugged hills and valleys offer beautiful vistas and make your visit will be a real eye opener.
Hot Springs has been an oasis of sorts drawing people to the rejuvenating waters for generations. The hot springs are indeed the most significant attraction here. The 140 plus degree waters offer a soothing, life replenishing experience.
One of the best things that you can do to treat yourself is to take your Arkansas romantic getaway in beautiful Hot Springs. A town that has a myriad of things to see and do. And, don't forget the romance of visiting and taking in the waters flowing from the springs.
Hot Springs National Park
The Ozarks has it all. Whether your interests are relaxing at a park or lake, or enjoying water sports and fishing on our lakes and rivers, you're sure to find something to make this a great Arkansas romantic getaway.
White River, Arkansas
New Orleans Hotel and Spa, Eureka, Arkansas
Eureka Springs is a popular destination with its charming downtown, horse drawn carriages and historic ambiance. A great place to stroll and soak up the charm on your Arkansas romantic getaway.
Additionally, you will find romantic package deals to cozy B & Bs, lakefront cabins, and historic lodgings.
In the hometown of our 42nd president, Bill Clinton, is full of can't miss attractions. Let's take a look at some of the things that you'll want to take in while your here.
Capital Hotel, Little Rock, Arkansas
The Capital Hotel - Flawless,stylish and classy. What more is there to be said? Go ahead! Splurge a little. This is supposed to be part of an Arkansas romantic getaway, right.
The Empress of Little Rock - An exquisite house with an incredibly warm and welcoming staff. It's called the Empress for a reason.
The Rosemont Inn and Cottages - Timeless charm in an 1880's farmhouse near everything. 21st century amenities all wrapped up in pink.
Little Rock has a surprising number of things to do for the families and couples. Here are several that you will find fun and interesting.
To get the feel that you're stepping back in time visit The Old Mill where scenes from "Gone with the Wind" were filmed.
The Clinton Library is well worth the visit, even if you oppose his politics. The museum has artifacts from his presidency, a mock oval office and some really neat displays.
Tour the Quapaw Quarter, if you enjoy old architecture, like we do, that dates from as early as 1840, but the homes average between 1890 to 1930, then stroll the 9 square miles that encompass this quarter.
The River Market is where you will find a lot of activity, a great place to enjoy a meander through this indoor market near the river..
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