"We had an amazing experience at the 1890 Williams House. Lynda was a wonderful hostess, providing fresh-baked cookies, great ideas for afternoon activities and wonderful breakfasts. I would recommend this B&B without hesitation to anyone seeking a warm & inviting environment."

Wedding bells are ringing!

April 9th, 2013

Wedding bells were ringing for three couples this weekend who chose the Williams House for their celebration.  Spring definitely arrived just in time for them to recite their vows out in the garden by the gazebo. All of our brides were radiant and love was in the air!

Tulips are blooming at Garvan Gardens!

April 4th, 2013

While visiting Hot Springs make sure you don’t forget to visit Garvan Gardens. With spring’s arrival the tulips are blooming!  It’s spectacular this time of year and you will enjoy exploring the winding paths scattered with color through the woods along Lake Hamilton,  bringing you joy around every turn.  Bridges will take you over the trickle of waterfalls running thru the rocks,  the huge coy pond, miniature train village, and the most spectacular Anthony Chapel are all to be enjoyed!


Oaklawn Derby Day is Saturday, April 13

April 4th, 2013

This is your last chance to see spectacular horses racing & gaming at Oaklawn Race Track!

Enjoy the beautiful infield experience with games, beer gardens, great food, & fun for the whole family! 

Hot Springs Arkansas Weddings

January 19th, 2013

Are you looking for a small Arkansas wedding venue?

Hot Springs Arkansas Outdoor Wedding

Hot Springs is a wonderful location for a intimate Hot Springs Wedding.  The Hot Springs Bed and Breakfast Inn is located near downtown Hot Springs, a scenic location with a variety of wedding packages. Two to Twenty-five guests with each event customized to your wishes. Let our wedding coordinator work with you to make your special day all you wish it to be. The coordinator will meet with as you make your reservation so that all of your details and requests are formalized. The coordinator will be on-site for your wedding so that all of your wedding dreams are put into reality. If you wish, the minister, photographer, bakery, florist and even a horse drawn carriage will all be coordinated through the Inn. On-site catering is convenient, or you may also choose to have a licensed caterer utilized Inn’s facilities for your Hot Springs Arkansas Wedding.

Hot Springs Arkansas – a Hot Arts Town

January 19th, 2013

More than a decade ago, John Villani, author of The 100 Best Small Art Towns in America, named Hot Springs one of the best small art towns in America.  Hot Springs has maintained its prestigious ranking in Mr. Villani’s guidebook and now ranks in the top ten.  In a recent article by USA Today, Villani stated, “This town inside a national park has a strong ethic of historic preservation, which can be seen in Victorian architecture.  Artists, gallery owners and my entrepreneurs moved to Hot Springs to follow their dreams.”  Villani specifically noted that the Hot Springs Music Festival is a “classic-music wonder.” Read the rest of this entry »

Hot Springs National Park Over 175 Years Old

January 19th, 2013

The year 2007 marked the 175th anniversary of Hot Springs National park.  In 1832, President Andrew Jackson named Hot Springs the first Federal Reservation, predating Yellowstone National Park of forty years, making Hot Springs America’s first national park.  In the early 1800s, the area was the destination of the Dunbar-Hunter Expedition commissioned by President Jefferson in 1804.  Once discovered by white settlers, the town quickly gre up around the hot springs to provide services for health seekers, rich and poor.

While the cornerstone of Hot Springs National Park is the thermal waters that flow from the active hot springs, the park also touts 26 miles of hiking trails, scenic drives and vistas overlooking the Ouachita Mountains.  Visitors to the park can tour the Fordyce Bathhouse now serving as the National Park’s visitors center and museum.  The Fordyce, built in 1915, closed in 1962 when the thermal bathing industry began diminishing.  The National Park renovated the abandoned bathhouse and re-opened it as a visitors center and museum in 1989.

1890 Williams House Inn, located in the the national park, is located just seven blocks from the Fordyce Bathhouse and historic Bathhouse Row in Hot Springs Arkansas.  An elegant and comfortable lodging option in Hot Springs Arkansas, you will enjoy downtown Hot Springs with its local restaurants,  boutique Read the rest of this entry »

Daffodil Days at Garvan Woodland Gardens – Hot Springs, AR

January 19th, 2013

Daffodil Days at Garvan Woodland Gardens – Hot Springs, AR

February 21 – March 20, 2013
More than 200,000 brilliant gold, yellow, and orange daffodils brighten the trails during this peak time for the spring-flowering bulbs. Read the rest of this entry »

Arkansas Honeymoon Packages

January 19th, 2013

When you are on a honeymoon, you want everything to be perfect.

Explore the Beauty of Hot Springs and your love for each other

Explore the Beauty of Hot Springs and your love for each other

We at the 1890 Williams House Hot Springs Inn understand this. That’s why we make every effort to take care of all your needs and keep you and your loved one feeling fulfilled and blissful. One way we do this is with our special packages. Our “Just the Two of Us” package includes everything you will need to make your visit unforgettably romantic. A single rose on the pillow when you arrive, along with chocolates and champagne with keepsake toasting glasses.


Hot Springs Arkansas Weddings

January 19th, 2013
weddings in hot springs arkansas

Have a Hot Springs Arkansas Wedding at 1890 Williams House Inn

A signature part of our hot springs inn is the large live oak that creates a cooling canopy over the back porch. This is a great place to hold an intimate Hot Springs Arkansas wedding.
If you are on a budget, or want something just between you and your intended, we have an Elopement Package that starts at $350. There are many extras to make your day absolutely unforgettable. Choose your favorite place to share your vows, on our huge veranda, down in the garden or in front of our beautiful  fireplace. You might also enjoy adding a  horse-drawn carriage ride, a dozen roses and delicious desserts to your stay.  All of us at the 1890 Williams House Inn,  will be more than happy to arrange everything for you.

Have up to 25 guests, and make your wedding day everything you have imagined. And of course, we have plenty of lodging for your wedding guests in our bed and breakfast Arkansas.

Give us a call at (501) 624-4275 to plan your hot springs Arkansas weddings.

Weekday Special

January 19th, 2013

Enjoy staying in one of our luxury accommodations and receive 20% off your 2nd & 3rd nights stay. This special is good Sunday thru Thursday only and is not valid during spring break or on Holidays. This special is good through the end of May 2013.

1890 Williams House Inn
420 Quapaw Avenue
Hot Springs, Arkansas 71901

Telephone: 501-624-4275

Email: info@1890williamshouse.com