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Belle of Hot Springs Riverboat

5200 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71913-9708
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Riverboat Dinner and Dance Cruise in Hot Springs
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We offer a large variety of cruise options here at the Belle however, our times and days vary from month to month so please call or check out our site for booking info! We can accommodate from 2-180 guest depending on your needs: Marriages, proms, college parties, rehearsal dinners, family/class reunions, or even a first date! Come check out the 5th most romantic place in Arkansas :)
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
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“dinner cruise” (44 reviews)
“lake hamilton” (35 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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5200 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71913-9708
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"dinner cruise"
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"lake hamilton"
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"the upper deck"
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"baked chicken"
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"awesome sunset"
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"great boat ride"
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"lake houses"
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"hour tour"
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"wonderful dinner"
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"narration"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was a very nice (but a bit pricey) two hour dinner cruise with part of it including a narration. The food was very good and overall, it was an enjoyable experience. The only bad thing is that after the dinner and narration was over,...More

Thank Bill R
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Reviewed April 24, 2018

Scenic trip on lake Hamilton and the captain knows his sights and history....he was exceptional. Popcorn...great bartender and truly lovely scenery. Outdoor viewing and if you get chilled indoor area too. Great ride....very enjoyable.

3  Thank Gregg C
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Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I celebrated our honeymoon and 25th anniversary on the Bella. We enjoyed both occasions. The most recent one was very nice. The food was good and the crew and staff were wonderful. The cruise is nice and being out on the lake...More

Thank Scott J
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Reviewed March 29, 2018

Fantastic Dinner Cruise on Lake Hamilton this week, dinner was very good, portions were huge and BBQ sauce was excellent. Make sure to save room for the cobbler after dinner! Servers were very polite and friendly. Check out the top floor with the 360 degree...More

Thank Kimberly834
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Reviewed March 25, 2018

It began nice with seating on top of the boat on a beautiful day. However when the boat took off, the recorded narrative was started late and therefore out of sync. The boat was already past each house etc. as it was being discussed. I...More

5  Thank SheriOKC
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Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

Ok so I feel like an informative review of this place is needed. The website is not as great as it should be. There wasn’t information and what was there wasn’t correct. We went for the valentines dinner. It said one free glass of wine...More

3  Thank Angie S
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HALEY W, Manager at Belle of Hot Springs Riverboat, responded to this reviewResponded February 20, 2018

Thank you for your review! We appreciate your patients and most of all your honesty! These types of reviews are how we are able to improve our business. As you said we were definitely working out kinks from being off through the winter, I do...More

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Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

Spent our 40th wedding anniversary in Hot Springs and went on the riverboat cruise on Lake Hamilton. Had the best time. Richard the owner is the best host. He made us feel special. Probably our last major anniversary away from home. Glad my husband and...More

Thank rinetraveler
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Reviewed January 4, 2018

This sightseeing cruise upon the Belle of Hot Springs is a most enjoyable experience. The cruise is 90 mins in duration covering 15 miles upon the beautiful Lake Hamilton. My wife and I enjoyed this cruise on our visit to Hot Springs last September. Within...More

1  Thank charles s
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Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Awesome time , great views had a great time on the belle , they all serve a dinner cruise if you would like but I decided to take the sunset deck nd enjoy the fading sunset which was beautiful

Thank Sam B
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Reviewed November 3, 2017

We choose to just take the ride without dinner so glad we did. The views are terrific and the sunset cruise seemed to be perfectly timed.

1  Thank grekgodes
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Sherri W
June 2, 2018|
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Response from rinetraveler | Reviewed this property |
Prices are on web site and there is no age limit. There are more than just the dinner cruise.
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tonyia d
October 24, 2017|
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Response from roadrunner042113 | Reviewed this property |
Per their website, they're open in November on Tue - Sat at 5p only and the cruise lasts approximately 2 hrs.
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Judy0207
October 21, 2017|
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Response from Jack B | Reviewed this property |
No. The lake is drawn down so this boat can't float!
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