Make this a unforgettable racing season! We love the Derby Days at the Oaklawn Racing Track and staying at The Reserve makes this an experience unlike any other. Whether you are looking for a relaxing getaway conveniently located to the action or the perfect place to reconnect with friends and family, a trip to The Reserve is the perfect addition to your Derby Days experience. Come experience our elevated take of traditional southern hospitality traditions first hand and make this a Derby Days adventure to remember!

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Come Experience Race Days at The Reserve!

Conveniently located across the street from the Oaklawn Race Track, guests staying at The Reserve enjoy a luxurious retreat that is just steps from all of the race action. In addition to our Race Days event series, guests will enjoy all of the amenities available at The Reserve with unparalleled convenience to racing events. We still have room availability this racing season, so be sure to book your stay!

Across the street from the Oaklawn Racing Track, our historic estate is the ideal place to experience Race Days in style!

Race Days at The Reserve

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The excitement of Race Days is a long-standing Hot Springs tradition that is enjoyed by thousands of guests annually. Here at The Reserve, we provide a luxurious, relaxing retreat with unparalleled convenience to all of the action at the Oaklawn Race Track. Guests enjoy the variety of amenities available at The Reserve along with a complimentary shuttle service for race access. We want to make sure that all facets of your stay are geared towards providing a relaxing, luxurious experience that makes this an unforgettable Race Days experience!

rustic victorian guest room at our luxury Hot Springs, Arkansas hotel

Luxurious Accommodations

The Reserve at Hot Springs offers an experience for all of your senses, from the beautiful sights and luxury linens to the renowned cuisine and unmatched service, you’re sure to leave with memories to last a lifetime. Rooms at our hotel in Hot Springs, AR span three buildings on our beautiful four-acre property:

  • The historic W.C. Brown House
  • Our private cottage with the Enclave Suite
  • Our newly remodeled Legacy House

All of our luxurious accommodations include a complimentary 3-course elevated breakfast, strong WiFi and access to our Butler’s Pantry and relaxing outdoor spaces.

Culinary Delights

Dining at The Reserve is the perfect accompaniment to an unforgettable Race Days experience. Start the day off with our delicious, complimentary three-course breakfast prepared daily by our in-house culinary team. Guests are also able to enjoy:

  • Picnic lunches for a meal on-the-go
  • Complimentary Homemade Afternoon Desserts
  • A fully-stocked Butler’s Pantry with soft drinks and other beverages

Our culinary team is hard at work to make sure your dining experiences are the perfect enhancement to your stay!

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Special Events

Looking for that ideal place to host your special event during the Race Days season? The Reserve offers a variety of different settings for the perfect gathering!

  • Can host gatherings for up to 100 guests
  • Is able to be tented if weather requires
  • Includes tables and chairs with set up and take down

Reach out to our team today to discuss the logistics for your event and make this a Race Days experience to remember!

Private Dinners

Whether you are looking for a special experience during your stay or just a private dining space in the area, Private Dinners at The Reserve are an experience to remember. Our world-class culinary team will work with you to put together the perfect menu for your special meal. We offer a variety of potential locations around the property as the ideal backdrop for your private dinner:

  • The Conservatory: Ideal for up 50 guests for a seated dinner or 65 guests for a cocktail hour – it can also be heated or cooled depending on the weather
  • The Grand Lawn: Perfect for up to 100 guests looking for an outdoor dining experience – it can also be tented depending on the weather
  • W.C. Brown House Dining Room: Located in the W.C Brown House building, the dining room accommodates up to 30 guests
  • The Legacy House Dining Room: Located in the Legacy House building, the dining room accommodates up to 10 guests

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