The city of Arkadelphia is located halfway between Little Rock and Texarkana. The advantage of being in Arkadelphia is that a visitor can stay in more affordable lodging and easily travel to bigger cities, like Dallas and San Antonio. Not that there isn’t anything to see in Arkadelphia itself. On the contrary, you’ll have an eclectic mix of museums and family attractions here. There is the Arkadelphia Arts Center, which organises many art events, the Clark County Historical Museum, with artefacts dating back to prehistoric times, and the Arkadelphia Aquatic Park, with its exciting water slides, swimming, and diving areas.
If you enjoy outdoor sports, DeGray Lake Resort State Park surrounds a 13,800-acre (5,600-hectare) lake, with facilities for camping, fishing, water sports, golf, hiking, and biking. Canoe and tube rentals for the Caddo and Ouachita rivers are available, located in the nearby Caddo Valley. On the scenic byway, you’ll locate the Ouachita National Forest and Hot Springs National Park, a popular tourist destination with a casino, Magic Springs, the Oaklawn Park Race Track and Bathhouse Row as some of its attractions. Can’t wait to soak in the natural springs of Arkadelphia? Then check out our selection of top Airbnb vacation rentals to choose from, when you stay in Arkadelphia, Arkansas.
Come and stay in this renovated space, tucked quietly on a hill. The studio is located in a home built in 1986 and has an electric fireplace, decorated with local Arkansas quartz stone. Guests get access to a full-size kitchen with a standard-size refrigerator and freezer, apartment-size stove and oven, basic kitchen utensils, dinnerware for four, cookware, coffeemaker, with coffee and fixings, and a microwave. There is also access to WiFi, Netflix, the backyard, and the driveway can easily fit three cars. The hosts even allow pets!
You are just 0.25 miles (0.4 km) from the hiking trails of the Ouachita National Forest, 0.5 miles (0.8 km) to downtown Hot Springs, and 3.2 miles (5.1 km) from the Oaklawn Racetrack and Casino, the only casino in Arkansas. It is also a 10-minute walk to the historic Bathhouse Row, where you can find Mom and Pop shops, southern cuisine, souvenirs, and more.
This adorable cottage is a full three bedrooms and two baths, with a large common area and kitchen. You can have leisurely chats on the huge front porch with a swing and a large pond sits behind the house, with horses and cows in the fields surrounding the one-acre (0.4-hectare) yard.
The hosts are able to provide shaved ice and fresh eggs from their free-range chickens. In the cottage, you’ll enjoy modern amenities, like air conditioning, a dryer and washer, heating, an iron, and other essentials. There is a store just a couple miles west and a gas station. It is 19 miles (30 km) to Malvern, 20 miles (32 km) to Sheridan and 40 miles (64 km) to Hot Springs and Little Rock.
Berryhill's Jubilee Farm
Spacious, cosy, and private describes this nook, with amenities such as a huge king-sized bed, full-sized private bath, and a large farm table to work, play a board game, or plan your adventures. You can curl up beside the indoor fire to read and there is also air conditioning. There are essential items and ironing facilities provided. You have your own private entrance to the room.
Being within walking distance to both the Ouachita Baptist University and Henderson State University makes attending events exceptionally convenient. The street receives very little traffic. Historic Barkman House is across the street and the Captain Henderson House is at the end of the block.
This two-level house promises breathtaking views of the city, Lake Hamilton, and the surrounding farms and countryside. It also overlooks the private pool for leisurely swimming, a fully-equipped kitchen, and a gas grill on the deck. You’ll feel nice and cosy with the indoor heater during the winter. There are three TVs, a DVD player, Netflix and WiFi, as well as a washer and dryer and the host also provides laundry detergent and cleaning supplies. If you come by boat, there is moorage available for your boat.
Many hikers like to climb the nearby mountains, so that can go on your to-do travel list. It is also close to downtown and Bathhouse Row, with its spas, restaurants, tourist attractions, Oaklawn Racing & Gaming, and the area golf courses. There is no public transportation, but Uber and taxis are available.
Cloud Nine - Book now for Oaklawn Racing!
This recently renovated condo is right on Lake Hamilton and is a family-friendly upper unit with stunning views. It’s comfortable and modern but with cosy furnishings. You’ll have cable TV, WiFi, a full kitchen, grilling porch with new grill, and room for dining inside and out. There is central heating and airconditioning, although your family might prefer to gather around the indoor fireplace.
You will have access to the entire condo and the amenities on the grounds, including tennis court and pool. The neighbourhood is quiet and the complex is on a dead-end street with little traffic. You’ll be near Hot Springs and you can visit it to eat or to soak in the springs!
Goose Island Getaway, GORGEOUS lake views!
Rose Garden Cabin is in the middle of the woods and may look small, but it has everything you’ll need - dining areas, a shared restroom, and three beds await you. There is a TV, space to work on your laptop, and air conditioning, as well as heating for cold, wintry days. The host will also provide breakfast and snacks! If you need parking, fret not - there is free parking here.
Rose Garden Cabin
Bring all your loved ones with you to enjoy a vacation in the city. But, first, you will need to book this house that is spacious enough for five people. There are two bedrooms and one bathroom available, along with an equipped kitchen that includes a coffee pot and a popcorn popper. You can enjoy an unlimited stock of tea, coffee, and sweetener throughout your stay.
Open the double doors to get yourself onto the spacious deck, equipped with a seating area and a chimenea. If you look carefully, under the trees, you will find a hammock. You are welcome to use the hammock to relax and enjoy a cup of coffee in the morning or anytime you feel like unwinding.
Padre’s House in ArkadelphiaArkadelphia, Arkansas, United States
This house is just minutes from downtown Hot Springs and Oaklawn. It is in a quiet cove and guests can fish and swim off the boardwalk. Boats can be tied to the deck of this two-bedroom, three-bathroom home. The bedrooms are all masters with ensuite bathrooms and are on the second floor. Two queen-size inflatables can be used in each bedroom. The third bathroom is on the first floor. There is tile and wood flooring throughout the house. The yard is fenced, so if you’re bringing your pets, this is a great space for them to run around.
You’ll have air conditioning, heating, a dryer and washer and you can cosy up at the indoor fireplace, as well. Essentials are provided and boat rentals are available within a few minutes from the house. The vacant lot next door can be used for parking boat trailers.
2 Master bedrooms in quiet cove on Lake Hamilton
This home is a 2-bedroom brick home with air conditioning, heating, a TV, dryer and washer, and essentials. There is plenty of street parking for your boat and trailer and pets are welcome. You’ll be conveniently near Henderson State University, Ouachita Baptist University, Caddo River float drop-off, Lake DeGray State Park, and Camp Winnamocka.
Enjoy our home in the middle of it all!
The Razorback Room is located in a split-level home, with a private entrance on the ground level. A wooded area is in back - look out for the gentle deer! The lower level is designed as an apartment and each bedroom may be rented separately or the entire apartment may be rented, with a kitchen and living room. There is private, 24-hour entry with a keypad.
A washer and dryer are available, as is WiFi and a large-screen TV, upon request in the media room. You’ll have air conditioning, heating, ironing facilities and all essential items. The great room, kitchen, dining area, and media room are shared when other guests occupy the Queen Room.
If you want to look out at the lake, this condo apartment, with a great deck and BBQ grill, is for you. You’ll have access to boat moorage and the tennis court and there is air conditioning, cable TV, wireless internet, and other essentials. A washer and dryer are also provided. Park your boat or your car - free parking is available. You’ll be near many grocery stores, restaurants, and the casino.
Arkadelphia, Arkansas - Family fun for everyone
Arkadelphia, Arkansas, boasts acres of countryside, with unspoilt beauty. Previously a railroad town, it has become an education hub of sorts, with many great universities in the area. Other facilities nearby have also sprung up in recent years, to provide fun activities for the family groups who visit this place. You’ll find something for everyone here - from hot springs to aquatic parks, hiking trails and casinos, this place is a good destination for the entire family. And staying in one of our selected Airbnb accommodations will definitely enhance your stay!
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