A camping resort at its best: Catherine’s Landing in Hot Springs, Arkansas

September, 2011

Catherine’s Landing, a pet friendly RV campsite and resort in Hot Springs, Arkansas, offers a great place for a family vacation. With RV sites, resort cottages, yurts, boating, and fishing, it’s impossible for you or the kids to get bored.

Lodging accommodations

Opened in April of 2011, the camping services at Catherine’s Landing are a far cry from campgrounds of the past. Situated by the 1,940-acre Lake Catherine, the lodging services include:

  • concrete pull-through RV sites with full hook-ups, 50 amp service, cable, and Wi-Fi.
  • resort cottages, for rent and for sale, replete with a washer and dryer, full kitchen, linens, outdoor furniture, and other amenities.
  • yurts, based on the fur-covered circular tents used by nomads in the steppes of Central Asia, that are climate –controlled modern structures with lovely wooden flooring.

Outdoor activities for kids, adults, and dogs

In addition to the resort’s lodging and RV sites, Catherine’s Landing boasts a community Lodge with wine offerings, a gift and convenience store, a game room that includes Wii, and a fitness center.

Outdoor activities include a seasonally heated saline swimming pool, water aerobics, boat ramp and dock, boat launches with slip rentals, a 21’ pontoon boat for rent, water skiing, a children’s playground, an off-leash dog park area, hiking and biking trails, pavilions, grills, outdoor kitchens and more.

Special Events

As if all of the indoor and outdoor activities weren’t enough, Catherine’s Landing also has a full calendar of events. From jazz fests, to hot air balloon rallies, from pet parades to winter spa relaxation retreats, events are scheduled throughout the year. Special events are also planned around Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Specials and Discounts

Wouldn’t you like to catch some trout, crappie, bass, and walleye and put the resort’s grills to use? Check out the fishing packages that are available for 1-4 anglers. They all include lodging and most packages include a half day of guided fishing.

Close to all of the great places to see in Hot Springs, Arkansas, Catherine’s Landing offers admission ticket discounts to Magic Springs, and Crystal Falls Water and Theme Park. You can also get complimentary tickets to nearby Garvan Gardens, a gorgeous botanical park.

You’ll also be close to historic downtown Hot Springs, Oaklawn Racing and Gambling , and Hot Springs National Park. If you want to incorporate Little Rock, Arkansas into your visit, it’s less than an hour away.

A Hot Springs resort good for all seasons

Catherine’s Landing is a great place to vacation in Arkansas, whether the temperatures are hot or cold. With Arkansas’ usually mild winters, camping year-round is not only possible, but also totally enjoyable. Catherine’s Landing is remote, but not too remote. It’s mountainous, but not too mountainous. In a word, it is extraordinary.