Five Wonderful Winter Activities in Hot Springs, AR!

This little city of Hot Springs, and the surrounding area, never stops.  Each season offers spectacular activities, with winter no exception.  Wintertime is one of my favorite times in Arkansas, with the starkness of the trees, birdwatching, and exceptional hiking opportunities. Here’s a list of our top five winter experiences: Birdwatching.  A variety of birds … Read More

Celebrate Christmas With Live Theater in Arkansas

With the Inn decked out for the holidays, we are definitely getting into the Christmas spirit! One of our favorite things about this time of year is taking time to enjoy holiday performances with friends and family. For the next few weeks, there are two plays guaranteed to remind you of the spirit of the holiday, … Read More

Happy Thanksgiving From Your Friends at Lookout Point

From all of us at Lookout Point Lakeside Inn, we genuinely send greetings to you and yours for a Thanksgiving week filled with love and gratitude.  Whether you are surrounded with a rambunctious family, or spending a quiet holiday alone, we wish you all the very best. Here at the inn, we are especially grateful for: … Read More

Top 4 Hot Springs Holiday Concerts 2016

Music fills the air in November and December in Hot Springs with concerts all over town. The concerts range from big band to string ensembles to handbells to women’s barbershop chorus to flutes and more! We start celebrating before Thanksgiving and keep the music going until Christmas. With so many opportunities to get into the … Read More

Experience Garvan Gardens Holiday Lights in Hot Springs

With Halloween in the rearview mirror, we can’t help but look forward to the holiday season on the horizon. One of our favorite things about the holidays in Hot Springs, AR is the giant, gorgeous light display at Garvan Woodland Gardens. Year-round, Garvan Gardens is 17 acres of beautiful blooms that showcase the natural beauty … Read More

Southern Living Picks Hot Springs Inn for The South’s Best Inns!

Lookout Point Lakeside Inn is bursting with pride! Southern Living Magazine‘s November 2016 issue has named our inn as one of “The South’s Best Inns” and its choice for the state of Arkansas. Southern Living noted that Lookout Point Lakeside Inn, located on Lake Hamilton in Hot Springs, is truly an inn for all seasons … Read More

2016 Thanksgiving Gratitude in Hot Springs

As we look forward to celebrating Thanksgiving in a few weeks, I have been thinking past holidays.  Some years we spent with extended family, some times with just our “nuclear” family, some years with friends, and many holidays have been spent working to ensure others have a great holiday. We strongly believe that living a … Read More

Rock Hounds Love Crystal Mining in Hot Springs

One Hot Springs gem that is often times overlooked is quartz mining. In fact, geologists have named Arkansas and Brazil as the best places in the world to find quality quartz crystals. In 1976, the quartz crystal was named the official Arkansas state mineral. The Ouachita Mountain surrounding Hot Springs was considered a mystical location … Read More