Mistakenly overlooked by many travellers to the U.S., Arkansas is a state that surprises and delights those who do venture there. Nicknamed “The Natural State”, and with good reason, Arkansas is an outdoor wonderland for those looking to explore. From hiking to white-water rafting, beautiful natural hot-springs and diamond mining fields, when you the Mid-South’s hidden gem, you’ll find plenty to keep you outside and entertained.
From luxury cabins surrounded by nature to stylish city resorts, Arkansas offers a great range of accommodation for everyone.
Here’s our pick of the best resorts Arkansas:
1. Mountain Harbor Resort and Spa
Family owned and operated, the award-winning Mountain Harbor Resort & Spa sits under the sweeping Hickory Nut Mountain on the banks of Lake Ouachita.
With comfortable and luxurious cabins, each featuring impressive lake views, and an extensive range of resort facilities which include rental boats, a delicious Lodge Restaurant and no less than three swimming pools, couples and families can enjoy days exploring the natural surroundings before returning to their cosy accommodation.
Outdoor lovers can choose from scenic hiking and biking trails, and the nearby town of Mount Ida – famous for being the Quartz Crystal Capital of the world – is a short drive away.