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Buckstaff Bathhouse

509 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-3596
+1 501-623-2308
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Buckstaff Bathhouse is the BEST!

Wow! What a phenomenal experience! It met all of my expectations and more! I would highly... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Amy O
,
New Orleans, Louisiana
via mobile
Authentic Bath House Experience

You will feel like you are back in time. This is a very traditional bath house. Men on one floor... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
JeriLG
,
Santa Cruz, California
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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” (159 reviews)
“needle shower” (102 reviews)
“hot towels” (97 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 11:45 AM, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
LOCATION
509 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-3596
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+1 501-623-2308
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wow! What a phenomenal experience! It met all of my expectations and more! I would highly recommend the Buckstaff Bathhouse to step back in time for an early 1900’s bath experience! My husband and I got the Deluxe service. It took about 2 hours. No...More

Thank Amy O
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Reviewed 5 days ago

You will feel like you are back in time. This is a very traditional bath house. Men on one floor and women on another. You are escorted by elevator to the appropriate floor. We opted for the full experience and felt it was a deal...More

Thank JeriLG
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Buckstaff was a solid alright. I got cheated my hot packs and paid a lot more than I thought it was worth. This place needs a paint job, it looks like an insane asylum inside. Ugh. The only good part was the attendant named Julie,...More

Thank Brooke W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had an awesome time going through the different activities and really just relaxing. Me and my mother got the basic whirlpool, it was great and I would for sure go back. You go into the lobby and for women they take you up a...More

Thank Super U
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Buckstaff is very upfront and professional in their services. This is a traditional bath experience, there is nothing modern with this house. That being said, this was one of the neatest and most unique experience we’ve ever done. They take you back in time to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Please don't waste your $20 at Quapaw. JUST GO STRAIGHT TO BUCKSTAFF- $80 a person- just for the experience! I enjoyed my morning there immensely- HUGE SHOUT OUT to Mrs. Julie- She was the best attendant- Amazing and always so happy... Just remember this establishment...More

2  Thank Yupperstime
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After a long hike in the nearby National Park, I rewarded myself with a trip to the baths. I opted for the Buckstaff over the other one because I was looking for something more authentic, figuring I can go to a regular spa any time,...More

Thank MuddyGurl
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was very busy when I went and I was told I would have maybe an hours wait. I was pleasantly surprised when the wait was not even 20 minutes. My attendant was very nice, bringing me water, making sure I was comfortable, and taking...More

Thank Heidie19
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The “Tradition Bathing Package” at Buckstaff Bathhouse provides a relaxing experience of 100-year old health-spa activities: whirlpool mineral bath, loofa mitt, sitz bath, steam bath, needle shower, and a 20-minute full body massage. Highly recommended! My wife loves health creams, spas, massages, and such, but...More

5  Thank FJGonzalezG
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Appointments are required for Manicures and Pedicures which I made 2 weeks in advance for 2pm on Saturday May 26th. We got there 15 minutes early because we knew it was busy and wanted to be there on time as it was an appointment. We...More

1  Thank heathertaylor2004
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shad5reader
21 March 2018|
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Response from Kirsten B | Reviewed this property |
Buckstaff actually has private tubs (men/women separate). I heard Quapaw has mixed pools but I haven’t been there.
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deion632
17 March 2018|
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Response from jbmppod | Reviewed this property |
There are two Bath houses one is more Expensive than the other, we went to the less expensive one and it was nice Thinking about $75.00 for about 1 1/2 hours Worth every penny Need to try it It was Relaxing and Fun You go... More
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dongiec06
30 January 2018|
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Response from KenAmmie | Reviewed this property |
About $75 to $80 plus tips. Very well worth every penny.
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