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Buckstaff Bathhouse

509 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-3596
+1 501-623-2308
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Like stepping back in time!

I loved EVERYTHING about this amazing bathhouse! It was like stepping back to the 1930s or 40s... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Leavenworth, Kansas
Relaxing time

If you want to be pampered for 2 hours or more...this is the place. Very relaxing and revitalizing... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2017
Benton Harbor, Michigan
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The only working bathhouse left on "Bathhouse Row," a popular hot springs bathing area in the 1920s.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“sitz bath” (152 reviews)
“needle shower” (95 reviews)
“hot towels” (94 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 11:45 AM, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
509 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-3596
+1 501-623-2308
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I loved EVERYTHING about this amazing bathhouse! It was like stepping back to the 1930s or 40s! The decor is so vintage and the bath attendants were very friendly and helpful. There are so many experiences! Hot baths, steams, saunas, massages, cooling rooms, and more....More

Thank TeaGee
Reviewed 9 December 2017

If you want to be pampered for 2 hours or more...this is the place. Very relaxing and revitalizing. I had been there 20 years ago and since I was going to be in Hot Springs, this was the only place that I wanted to make...More

2  Thank Toofee48
Reviewed 4 December 2017

My husband, 10 year old daughter and myself did the deluxe bath. It was quite the experience. It felt like you stepped back into the early 1900"s. The attendants were professional. The experience was relaxing. It probably isnt for everyone but we all enjoyed. For...More

1  Thank Jellie38
Reviewed 2 December 2017

It was great seeing these Bathhouses. Didnt get to try one due to time constraints but lots of deals to choose from

Thank Gina G
Reviewed 27 November 2017

This was my first time experiencing the bathhouse. I was the first in line so I didn't have to wait before I was guided in. I changed into the sheet and was then called to be directed to the first bath. This was ok. The...More

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 26 November 2017

I went to this bathhouse the day after Thanksgiving. This may be why it was so bad. I was put in a tub...temp of the water was 96-98 degrees. They have a thermostat so you can see the temp. I was told that they would...More

Thank Julie G
Reviewed 25 November 2017

We absolutely loved this place and cant wait to go back. In fact we are going to visit other places in Arkansas and returning to Hot Springs to stay at Hotel Hot Springs again and to return to the Buckstaff Bathhouse. It is a wonderful...More

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

My wife talked me into going to the Buckstaff Bathhouse and I'm glad she did. It was very cool.... hot actually! :) Check in was quick and easy. Ricky and Josh, in the Men's area, were very professional and made me comfortable with the entire...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

This place was great. Everyone was friendly and professional and made me feel comfortable being my first time basically nude in a public place! Would love to do it again!

Thank Brandy O
Reviewed 12 November 2017

20 years ago I visited Buckstaff Bathhouse when I was 14. I revisited last week and it was as if times stood still. I checked out a newer bathhouse, but it didn't have the culture, the experience I was looking for. The others felt too...More

3  Thank Crystal K
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Questions & Answers
21 September 2017|
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Response from Texas_Travel_1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is an elevator. There are also some ramps. The largest question I see is how are you going to get in and out of a large bath tub? I recommend you call them at 501-623-2308. If you are male, it is on "street... More
Sand M
5 July 2017|
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Response from Cigi T | Reviewed this property |
We did purchase the full experience and my husband just told the attendant that he didn't want the back scrub. Also, he kept his swim trunks on. He did not find it uncomfortable. The room is semi-private, although a curtain... More
23 May 2017|
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Response from sjcorpus | Reviewed this property |
They give you a sheet to wrap yourself in if you do not wear a bathing suit. I'm sure you can wear one but I didn't see anyone doing so on the men's side.