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There are few things more romantic than staying in a tranquil cabin surrounded by nature. They offer an idyllic space for escaping the chaos of the “real world” in a place where you can unwind and spend quality time with the one you love. Arkansas is known as “the Natural State”, so you’ll find plenty of cabins that perfectly fit the bill, including options with hot tubs and all sorts of other perks that are sure to provide many memorable moments.
This hand-hewn log cabin is especially magical, complete with a real tree inside. It calls to romance seekers with lots of appealing charms and grounds that not only include a hot tub for soaking under the stars, but an old fort. You’ll have a full kitchen, a cozy fireplace, cable TV, and Wi-Fi too. When you want to go exploring, you’ll be just minutes from downtown Hot Springs with its spas, shops and restaurants as well as Bathhouse Row in Hot Springs National Park with its bathhouses, gardens, and hiking trails.
This cabin oozes romance, complete with a master bedroom that has a picturesque forest view right from the king-size bed and double French doors leading to a large deck. It’s nestled in a tranquil mountainside forest with abundant wildlife, providing the ultimate in seclusion while still being close to the many attractions in Eureka Springs. There are two gorgeous stone wood-burning fireplaces, a flat-screen smart TV with Dish channels, and a bathroom with a two-person Jacuzzi tub. The private deck is covered for outdoor dining and you’ll have a functional kitchen and a charcoal grill too. An outdoor fire pit is a great place to relax and enjoy evening chats.
If you’re looking for a unique romantic stay, this treehouse cabin is one of six located just minutes from downtown Hot Springs National Park. Made out of wood that’s accented with antique wood rescued from an old schoolhouse, it has a lovely feel and a mountain view through the canopy of trees as you soak in the hot tub. Connect or reconnect while surrounded by the peaceful quiet of nature, enjoying time to unwind and forget about the rest of the world. There’s a small kitchen with a stove (no oven) and a gas grill, along with an all-season fireplace.
Enjoy plenty of privacy and seclusion while being close to downtown Hot Springs in this luxury custom-built log cabin called “Some Like It Hot.” Ideal for a romantic getaway, it includes a huge wrap-around deck with rocking chairs, gliders, Adirondack chairs, swinging chairs, a bistro table for alfresco dining, and a BBQ grill — all of which can be enjoyed while taking in a panoramic view. There’s an outdoor fire pit with wood supplied for roasting marshmallows and the property even includes its own trail that leads to a creek. There’s a game room included too, but the highlight may be the six-person hot tub that sits on the deck.
Located just a few miles from the town of Jasper, this cabin is an ideal spot for romance, floating, fishing, and hiking. It has a well-stocked kitchen with all the appliances, including a blender along with a gas grill on the back deck for cookouts with a picturesque view. Wi-Fi, a Smart TV, movies, books, and games are supplied as well.
If you and your loved one are looking for your own private lodge, book a stay at this Jasper cabin. The cabin sits on stilts, projecting itself far into the tree line of the mountains. Inside is sleek yet earthy, and high-end fixtures like rain showerheads and spa-like bathrooms take it all to the next level. Don’t even get us started on that unbelievable porch!
If you’re the kind of couple that wants to disconnect from everyday stress and get out in nature, this is the perfect stay. Escape the hustle and bustle and retreat to this fairytale cabin in the woods. Cross the bridge over the trickling stream to reach the simple structure, perfect for a quiet, tranquil escape into nature.
For couples and small families, consider this Arkansas cabin in a beautiful mountainside setting for your next outdoorsy trip. It has a queen-size bed in the bedroom and a double bed in the living room in a location that is just four miles from the Hot Springs bathhouse row. The rental cabin has a fireplace, hanging bed, 250-square-foot deck with a hot tub, hammocks, fire pit, and grill.
Ready for lakeside living? Beaver Lake is a large reservoir body of water in Arkansas, and it’s a haven in warmer months. This picture-perfect cabin sits right on the edge of this aquatic adventure territory, so launching your kayak or taking a refreshing dip is just steps away. Along with impressive structuring, this cabin is beautiful both inside and out.
This secluded romantic hideaway is absolutely gorgeous and filled with luxurious amenities. You’ll be just minutes from access to the Buffalo River for serene floats and a long list of scenic hiking trails, while opportunities for wildlife watching abound. One of the best ways to start your day is to enjoy your morning coffee while taking in the sunrise, and then end it soaking in the hot tub under the stars. You’ll have a Smart TV with satellite channels, a Blu-ray player, Wi-Fi, and full kitchen too.
This cozy cabin for two sits on Beaver Lake offering a romantic retreat and stunning views of the water and the Ozark Mountains. You’ll have plenty to do, including walks on the nature trail that leads to a boat dock with complimentary kayaks, canoe and standup paddleboards. If that’s not enough, pontoon boats are available for rent. Afterwards enjoy relaxing in the candlelit Jacuzzi and snuggling up together by the fireplace. There’s also TV with satellite channels, a fully equipped kitchen, and a large deck with a charcoal grill.
A magical tiny cabin, this one is perfect for romance, complete with a deck that has a hot tub where you can watch a serene waterfall that cascades into a pond with fish below. Nearby you’ll find many trails to hike or you can always play at the Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort. The property also includes a fenced yard, a gas grill, and a cornhole game. Inside you’ll find plenty of amenities despite the 500-square-foot size, including a well-equipped kitchen, a Smart TV with Dish satellite channels, a DVD player and movies.
This cabin is part of a riverfront eco-friendly luxury lodge in the White River Valley. You’ll be just steps from the banks of the White River with complimentary fishing gear and canoes for enjoying it. Plus, there’s a two-person Jacuzzi tub that overlooks the water that truly sets the scene for romance with 10 massage jets and mood lighting. Other features include an outdoor fire pit for evenings under the stars, a wrap-around balcony, full kitchen, Wi-Fi, and a BBQ grill.
This cabin is nestled in the forest and comes with your very own private lakefront and beach. There are opportunities for hiking, floating, and fishing, while the town of Hardy nearby offers unique shops and eateries. Outdoor living space includes a bar area, propane grill, and a large five-person Jacuzzi. The cabin is a single-room studio with the open area featuring a kitchenette that includes a full-size fridge, a two-burner electric stove and microwave. You can also look forward to the ambiance of an electric fireplace and watching movies on the TV that includes a DVD player and DVDs.
As the name belies, this cabin is a waterfront rental on the river section of Lake Hamilton in a quiet neighborhood on a dead-end street. In fact, you can even fish right from the backyard. You don’t have to leave your furry friend at home, as it’s pet friendly for a small additional fee, and you’ll be able to enjoy complimentary kayaks for getting out on the water too. It has a hot tub that looks out to the lake, and all the necessities inside, like a full kitchen, washer/dryer, TV, and Wi-Fi.