Fresh Blooms at Garvan Woodland Gardens

The daffodils have been blooming for a couple of weeks now, heralding the arrival of spring flowers and birds to our Hot Springs, Arkansas area.  This beautiful time of year is perfect for visiting the Garvan Woodland Gardens, with their currently blooming Daffodil Hill. In just a few weeks, the Tulip Extravaganza presents breathtaking colors … Read More

Top 5 Restaurants for Casual Dining Hot Springs AR

In addition to the fine dining choices in Hot Springs National Park, there are great casual spots for you to enjoy while you visit. These restaurants are perfect for lunch or a casual dinner before enjoying the gorgeous views of Lake Hamilton from Lookout Point. 5. Rocky’s Corner – Conveniently located across from Oaklawn Park … Read More

St. Patty’s Day in Hot Springs Spells FUN!

It is so much fun to attend the 13th Annaul First Ever World’s Shortest St. Patrick’s Day Parade in downtown Hot Springs!  Truly, the actual parade is only 99 feet long, and a high school band cannot play all at the same time–only for 99 feet.  The entire experience is a hoot. The parade has garnered … Read More

Our Top 5 Favorite Hot Springs Restaurants for Celebrations

  Hot Springs attracts some mighty fine chef’s and restaurants!  We are fortunate to have great options to recommend to guests.  This Top 5 list includes our favorites for celebrating a special occasion, such as anniversary or birthdays, or even a win at the races! Reservations recommended for all of these places, and when you … Read More

10 Differences Between AirBnB and Lookout Point Lakeside Inn

AirBnB vs Bed and Breakfasts Clearly I am biased towards bed & breakfast/inns, especially those (like Lookout Point) who have met the strict guidelines and inspection of Select Registry plus regional and local authorities. That’s definitely our preferred lodging when we travel. Yet in 2015 we had the opportunity to stay in two AirBnB apartments, one … Read More

Top 5 Romantic Spots in Hot Springs AR

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, romance is on our mind more than ever. Hot Springs has great restaurants, gorgeous views, and a wide variety of activities, so we have narrowed down our Top 5 Favorite Romantic Spots in the area to help you plan a romantic getaway. 5. Grand Promenade – A brick walkway … Read More

Top 5 Winter Activities in Hot Springs, Arkansas

We are so fortunate to live in an area that is brimming with activities during the winter months. We don’t have much time between the end of the holidays and the beginning of fun and diverse activities in January in Hot Springs, Arkansas.     One of the most exhilarating events that we look forward … Read More

Lookout Point Inn Cooking School :: 2016 Cooking Classes

Cooking Classes in 2016 Include Lots of Instruction and Fun We’ve had such a great time at the Lookout Point Inn Cooking School sharing our love of cooking with the wonderful people who’ve attended our classes. I’m not sure who has more fun, the staff or the attendees. We have a great line-up this year … Read More