Hot Springs, Arkansas Attractions and Restaurants

Hilltop Manor is the perfect lodging destination for your Hot Springs National Park vacation. The city is also a gem to be explored. Here are some of the Hot Springs attractions, activities, and restaurants just minutes from Hilltop Manor:

Get outside and enjoy the Arkansas weather at some of these great attractions.

It is hard to come to the “Spa City” and not indulge in a bit a pampering. Here are a few of my favorite spas:

Hot Springs was voted one of the top five small art cities in the nation, so enjoy a leisurely stroll through some of the many galleries in town.

  • Fox Pass Pottery
  • Gallery Central
  • Artists’ Workshop Gallery
  • Legacy Fine Art
  • Riley Art Glass Studio
  • Dryden Pottery

Here are a few of the other activities available for your enjoyment:

Some of our favorite restaurants:

  • Back Porch Grill – Black Angus Beef, Seafood / Outdoor Lake Dining
  • Café 1217 – Courmet Deli / Lunch
  • Colorado Grill – American / Mexican
  • Deluca’s Pizzeria – Brick Oven Pizza / Burger
  • J&S Italian Villa – Italian
  • Luna Bella – Seafood, Italian
  • McClards – BBQ
  • Rolando’s – Latin America
  • SQZBX – Pizza / Delivery
  • Superior Bathhouse Brewery – Beer brewed with thermal water / Lunch
  • Taco Mama – Mexican / Outdoor Dining
  • The Vault – Contemporary American
  • Via Roma – Italian
  • 501 Prime – Steak, Seafood, Oysters / Outdoor Dining

Enjoy Great Live Music at the local Bars:

Hot Springs Upcoming Events and Activities

  • Gallery Walk – First Friday of each month – 6-9PM
  • Antique Walk – Third Friday of each month – 4-8PM
  • Farmer’s Market – Tuesdays and Saturdays
  • Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival – A 10 day event every October that draws thousands of filmmakers, actors and directors from around the world.
  • Valley of the Vapors – Independent Music Festival
  • Arts & the Park – A 10 festival the end of April of art and culture.

Hot Springs Convention Center is a wealth of information to find up-to-date news on what is happening in the city.