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Buckstaff Bathhouse

509 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-3596
+1 501-623-2308
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Traditional Package

Friend and I got the traditional package for $71 and it was definitely an experience. The hot bath... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
mserna18
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Corpus Christi, Texas
via mobile
The Deluxe Bath Package

Not completely satisfied. Missed hot towel part of package and friend was shorted on her massage... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
della w
via mobile
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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” (157 reviews)
“needle shower” (99 reviews)
“hot towels” (96 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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"sitz bath"
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"needle shower"
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"hot towels"
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"steam cabinet"
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"bath attendant"
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"paraffin wax"
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"deluxe package"
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"traditional bath"
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"bath house"
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"traditional package"
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"massage table"
in 10 reviews
"steam chamber"
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"locker room"
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"unique experience"
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"spa experience"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Friend and I got the traditional package for $71 and it was definitely an experience. The hot bath we could have done without paying for, it was just a hot bath in a tub so you’re really just paying for the experience. My attendant was...More

Thank mserna18
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not completely satisfied. Missed hot towel part of package and friend was shorted on her massage time. Everything else as good as you could expect!

Thank della w
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing extremely fancy here, but a nice over-view experience with the baths and related treatments.

Thank wils0nl11
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife went in for the spa treatment. She found staff friendly. The water in her opinion was a little too hot. But her overall experience was good.

Thank imacroy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My massage therapist was very good, she has been doing this for 24 years. I apologize for not recalling her name. The other parts of the experience wasn't exceptional but at least I can say I did it

Thank Chris R
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the traditional therapeutic bath experience.There are very formal stages - the bath in a bear-clawed tub, steam cabinet, sitz bath, hot towel wrap and needle shower. I'd recommend going to Fordyce Bathhouse that's run by the NPS to hear the history of the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Like stepping back in time. You definitely get a unique experience at the Buckstaff. We did their special which pretty much got you a little bit of everything. My attendant was Mattie and she was just so great and friendly. I loved the hot mineral...More

Thank Elizabeth W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Buckstaff Bathhouse right when they opened. Felt like stepping back in time. My attendamt was Mattie. She was so sweet and talked you through every step. Long bath in a private tub followed by hot towels, a sauna box and a needle shower....More

Thank JJpartyof2
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have had baths here twice. Back in May of 2011 and now April of 2017. Very relaxing, clean and proffessional staff.

Thank Sandra S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very historical place, makes you feel like you are stepping back into days gone by. From the bath attendant, the claw foot tub, (BEING NAKED everywhere!!), the steam tank.... everything, it's just such a special place I hope this place is kept...More

Thank Brandy W
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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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