Discover Bathhouse Row and other fun things to do in Hot Springs

From thermal spas to renowned hiking trails, you can explore the best things to do in Hot Springs near your comfortable accommodations at the Country Inn & Suites. Family fun abounds at destinations like Pirate’s Cove, where you can putt your way to victory on the mini golf course, or Lake Hamilton, where you can swim or angle for fish. If you love learning about offbeat local history, you can’t miss a trip to the Gangster Museum of America. Looking for a fun date night? Take your sweetheart to run the roulette tables at Oaklawn Racing Casino or enjoy a romantic dinner in downtown Hot Springs. No matter what brings you to the area, save time for a soak in one of the thermal pools at Quapaw Baths & Spa, located on the famous Bathhouse Row in Hot Springs National Park.

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Hot Springs National Park

5.11 mi / 8.22 km from the hotel
Enjoy beautiful views from the Mountain Tower, hike 26 miles of trails, or visit the famous thermal springs during your visit to this national park encompassing the town of Hot Springs.

Majestic Park

3.24 mi / 5.21 km from the hotel
Located on a site that once hosted MLB legends like Babe Ruth and Jackie Robinson, this complex offers five fields for youth baseball tournaments.

Bathhouse Row

4.61 mi / 7.42 km from the hotel
Visit this street with eight bathhouses that showcase the history and beauty of the late 19th- and early 20th-century spa craze.

Downtown Hot Springs

4.16 mi / 6.7 km from the hotel
From nightlife and museums to shopping and sporting, downtown Hot Springs offers a wealth of ways to spend your trip.

Garvan Woodland Gardens

1.94 mi / 3.13 km from the hotel
Maintained by the University of Arkansas, Garvan Woodland Gardens boasts 210 acres of cultivated gardens with waterfalls, flowers, pagodas, and bridges.

Lake Hamilton

1.48 mi / 2.39 km from the hotel
Wander the shores of the stunning 7,460-acre Lake Hamilton, where you can fish, boat, water-ski, and hike.

Magic Springs Theme and Water Park

5.71 mi / 9.19 km from the hotel
Spend the day riding thrilling roller coasters, racing down waterslides, and watching live performances at this amusement park that offers fun for all ages.

Mid-America Science Museum

5.01 mi / 8.07 km from the hotel
Let your kids lead the tour at this hands-on museum that features an awe-inspiring Tesla coil, an outdoor section with rope bridges and hammocks, and a motion gallery with a sand pendulum.

Oaklawn Racing Casino

2.33 mi / 3.75 km from the hotel
With exciting horse races, poker tables, roulette, live music, and on-site dining, Oaklawn’s race track and casino make an all-in-one entertainment venue.

Pirate’s Cove

0.9 mi / 1.46 km from the hotel
Open late February to late November, this miniature golf course is the perfect spot for your little ones to stretch their legs while the whole family has fun.

Uptown Hot Springs

0.49 mi / 0.79 km from the hotel
Search for finds at stores like Dillard’s, Bath & Body Works, and American Eagle Outfitters in this mall with more than 70 retailers and restaurants.

The Gangster Museum of America

4.29 mi / 6.91 km from the hotel
Learn how organized crime came to America’s Spa City during the roaring twenties and stayed until the 1960s. Incorporating famous characters from Al Capone to Babe Ruth, the exhibits are sure to intrigue.