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Belle of Hot Springs Riverboat

5200 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71913-9708
+1 501-525-4438
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Wonderful sunset dinner cruise

We absolutely loved the sunset cruise! The staff was wonderful the food was awesome and the view... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Miranda E
via mobile
Weekend getaway

Wow great great food great boat ride all around I give this plus an A plus I would do this again... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Doug C
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LUNCH TIME SIGHTSEEING CRUISES Your passport to fun! Enjoy 1.5 hour, 15 mile narrated tour of beautiful Lake Hamilton. Please check cruise dates and time on company web site or call ticket office to book your cruise. Adults $25.00 per ticket, Children $15.00 (3 to 12) 3 and under free Price includes cruise & meal LUNCHEON CRUISES Enjoy lunch abourd the Belle with 1.5 hour, 15 mile narrated tour. Menu choices Ham and turkey BLT Wrap, In-house hickory smoked BBQ Beef sandwich, In house hickory smoked BBQ Pork sandwich, Shredded Chicken salad, Chief salad. Adults 35.00 per ticket, Children $20.00 (3 to 12) 3 and under free ICE CREAM SOCIAL CRUISES During certain times in the year, come aboard and enjoy a complimentary ice cream (1 per ticket), and listen to a narration about lake Hamilton on this hour long cruise. Adults $20.00, Children $10.00 (3 to 12) 3 and under free SUNSET DINNER CRUISES Experience the romance of riverboat dining and dancing aboard the Belle, on our most popular 2 hour cruise. Serving our own in house family BBQ sauce. Choose your meal from below. BBQ Sampler plate. 2 Ribs, Brisket, Pull Pork, Chicken Wing Southern smoked baked ½ Chicken. Southern Fried Catfish with Hush puppies. (All plates come with the following) Hickory Smoked Baked Beans, Twice baked Mash Potatoes, Corn on the cob, Salad, Roll and all drinks other than alcoholic beverage. Adults $55.00 Children $25.00 (3 to 12) 3 and under free GROUP SPECIAL Lunch & Dinner/Dance cruise for groups from 20 to 190: weddings, Receptions, Reunions, Proms, Company Parties, Christmas Parties and tour groups from all over the country. ALL RESERVATION MUST BE BOOKED IN ADVANCE OF CRUISE, PLEASE LOG ONTO WEB SITE OR CALL TICKET OFFICE TO RESERVE YOUR SPACE. BOOKING ARE ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASES.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
5200 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71913-9708
+1 501-525-4438
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We absolutely loved the sunset cruise! The staff was wonderful the food was awesome and the view was great! There weren't very many people on the boat so it was extremely relaxing. We had a really good time and met some really nice people. This...More

Thank Miranda E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow great great food great boat ride all around I give this plus an A plus I would do this again the smoke chicken was great .my wife had a barbecued ribs so good .

Thank Doug C
Richard T, Owner at Belle of Hot Springs Riverboat, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much, Richard

Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the evening dinner cruise with visiting friends, and "a good time was had by all". The food was very good, and the service attentive. It was interesting to hear the stories of some of the nicer homes on Lake Hamilton as we passed...More

Thank texaschic987
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Boat ride was very relaxing and beautiful. The food left something to be desired...maybe we made the wrong choice in that area. But it was a nice trip.

Thank hemi517
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This past week we went on this dinner cruise as part of a convention I was attending. Both times it was an excellent experience. We could stay seated inside with the air conditioning or outside or even on the top deck for a view and...More

Thank Floyd H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second time to ride the Belle. make your reservations in advance and they will ask you what you want to eat for lunch. We had a chief salad and a pulled chicken salad. Both were good. Then one you eat on the...More

Thank John J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our guide was very knowledgeable of the history of area & the beautiful lakeside properties. Good food, music & dancing! The 2-hr sunset dinner cruise is very relaxing & romantic with great views. Reservations are required & dinner is a very limited, select menu. Perhaps...More

Thank roadrunner042113
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did the 2 hour cruise without dinner, and it was a nice boat ride, but if you're expecting any kind of history or tour its underwhelming. The "tour" is a historically nebulous tape that's played during the ride. Drinks were decently priced. Definitely wouldn't...More

Thank Emily G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Belle was the highlight of our trip to Hot Springs. The dinner was tasty, the lake was beautiful, and the dancing was a lot of fun. Thanks to the staff and crew for a fun evening

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was really good, and lots of it. The dining floor was very roomy and not overcrowded. Although rustic and used the friendly staff more than made up for any cosmetics. The evening boat ride on the lake was quite enjoyable with great views...More

Thank Scott M
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Paisely B
18 August 2017|
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Response from Doug C | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is air conditioning in the dining area where you said and eat your meal very nice boat
12 December 2016|
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Response from Richard T | Property representative |
Info at belleriverboatcom
7 June 2016|
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Response from Richard T | Property representative |
Bar prices are normal we don't change a premium