You’ve dreamed of being Scarlett in from Gone With The Wind. Now’s your chance! It’s 1888. The Empress transforms you to that decadent period of tempestuous romance between Scarlett and Rhett. Slip on your regal frock and hat. Descend the stairwell to the parlor and bat your eyelashes at your Rhett! Let him whisk you away to the Old Mill (only remaining structure surviving from the 1939 film) for a romantic picnic under an “1828” tree. Shield yourself from the sun with your parasol so you won’t have to bleach your freckles with buttermilk!! You’re in for the romance of your life.
- 2 nights in one of our spa suites
- Dinner at the famous Ciao Italian Restaurant (up to $50-Northern Italian-limited to Thurs-Sat nights)
- Romantic gourmet champagne picnic for two
- Two Hour Couples Massage
- Two course gourmet breakfast by candlelight each morning
- Period aproned maids and bow-tied butler at your beck and call
- Optional 3rd night $149. (Not available on holidays. Limited availability during winter months.)
- Rates are for Double Occupany; additional charges apply for additional guest.
Hemingway Spa Suite-$596/person
Majestic/Chatelaine Spa Suites-$546/person
Hornibrook/Victoria’s Garden Spa Suites-$516/person
Traverse the scenic byways of Arkansas’ bucolic landscape and hidden waterfalls in our Romantic Waterfall Package. After your big day, relax in the Jacuzzi or take your body on another adventure in the massage steam shower w/aromatherapy and footbath. Relax and Enjoy Arkansas!! (package available 3-15 and after)
- Two OR three nights in any of our Spa Retreats, (a room providing the ultimate in spa experience – hydrotherapy massage jets with steam and aromatherapy shower, also couple’s Jacuzzi).
- Romantic Champagne Picnic (elegant champagne picnic in a basket and blanket for your outdoor adventure)
- One hour massage (which may be split for couples or used as a single) in the privacy of your room.
- Directions to Arkansas’ Romantic hidden waterfalls
- Candlelit two course gourmet breakfasts each morning. We can even do Breakfast in Bed (additional charge.)
Spa amenities for your use after a day of outdoor activities and hiking.
Package priced per person. Package sold as double occupancy only. ( Taxes and gratuity not included. )
Hornibrook / Victoria’s Garden Spa Suite $391.00 per person/3rd night for $149.00 per couple
Chatelaine or Majestic Spa Suite $421.00 per person / 3rd night for $149.00 per couple
Hemingway Spa Suite $471.00 per person /3rd night for $149.00 per couple
Complete your special occasion, whether it’s your honeymoon, a birthday or your anniversary with our intimate and elegant Romantic Supper!
- Chilled champagne in a silver server
- gourmet cheeses, crusty bread, rich gourmet pate’, complementary condiments, a lush basket of fresh fruit dressed to the nines in Victorian fashion
- A decadent dessert
- Votive candles to romantically light your room.
- A throw before the fire, a picnic with my love.
$125 plus room rate.
VALENTINES DAYS PACKAGES AND GETAWAYS-DOWNTON ABBEY STYLE:
This unique Victorian hotel is an exquisitely romantic getaway anytime. Book your perfect Romance Package that will strike just the right chord in your valentine’s heart.
ROMANCE AT THE EMPRESS! Check out the great packages we have put together for ANY BUDGET!
Book your reservations now for the VALENTINES or ANY February weekend and we’ll arrange an Uber or Taxi to take you to an elegant dinner (we’ll make reservations at one of the elegant restaurants downtown (if available) for your dining pleasure). Return to your cozy Victorian suite where you may enjoy liquor and chocolates before retiring to arise to a charming and romantic breakfast by candlight.
After your romantic evening of jacuzzi or hydromassage shower indulgences, (most of our rooms have jazcuzzi’s and fireplaces-please inquire) have a fabulous Champagne Brunch the next morning!
One or two night packages available (Book three nights during this extended Valentines’s holiday, and receive your fourth night FREE).
Reservations for Valentines Dinner-($100 toward a special dinner -Choice of Caio’s (northern Italian), Cache (nouveau cuisine), Restaurant 111 (Capitol Hotel), South on Main (nouveau cuisine) or your favorite restaurant (subject to availability since seatings must be reserved; (must BOOK EARLY for selection!!)
Champagne Brunch on Valentines’ (or Sunday if weekend during February)
Period gloved Butler; aproned Maids; vintage Victorian elegance
Glass of champagne with check in
(Priced by room for two people. Tax and gratuity extra.)
HEMINGWAY:$249/PERSON (ONE NIGHT) $429/PERSON-TWO NIGHTS
MAJESTIC/CHATELAINE: $239/PERSON; $399/PERSON-TWO NIGHTS
VICTORIA’S GARDEN SUITE/HORNIBROOK: $219/PERSON; $349/PERSON-TWO NIGHTS
MURRAY/WASHBURN WELCH: $169/PERSON-ONE NIGHT; $269/PERSON-TWO NIGHTS
PETIT JEAN/ ELIZA: $149/PERSON-ONE NIGHT; $229/PERSON-TWO NIGHTS
MAKE YOUR RESERVATIONS EARLY FOR THIS EXCLUSIVELY ROMANTIC EVENT. 501-374-7966 for details.
THESE VALENTINES DAY PACKAGES ARE “ADD ONS” . Prices shown do not include the additional price of your room. All Valentines packages prices are valid February 2018.
Any weekend in February: Cupid’s Choice — $59 for either of these (plus cost of room; May be added to above package as well).
CHAMPAGNE AND CHOCOLATE– One bottle of chilled Champagne with silver service and a selection of decadent hand made truffles/cherries to share with someone special OR
SWEETHEART CHAMPAGNE PRIVATE BRUNCH– A sumptuous two-course gourmet breakfast served in the privacy of your own room by a bow-tied butler. Your elegant draped and lace-covered table will be complemented with a romantically lit candelabrum, crystal, silver, china, and champagne breakfast cocktails. Champagne Brunch is only available in the Hornibrook, Washburn-Welch & Murray rooms; Hemingway, Majestic, Victoria’s Garden and Chatelaine Anniversary Suites. (CARRIAGE HOUSE SUITES RECEIVE BREAKFAST IN BED)
ROMANTIC VALENTINE PICNIC FOR TWO A special picnic basket filled with paté, fresh baked bread, cheese, fruit, gourmet condiments, wine or champagne, and a scrumptious dessert.. just for two. Take this with you on your chosen daytime outing (ask us for ideas!) or throw a blanket on the floor of your private, Victorian sanctuary and enjoy. $99 (plus cost of room)
VALENTINE PAMPER ME COUPLES MASSAGE SPECIAL
There’s no better way to totally relax than with a professional massage.We can make arrangements to have a licensed Massage Therapist visit you in your room. Let a professional masseuse “rub that stress right out of your hair” with a dose of the healing art in the privacy of your Victorian sanctuary. Book early since these suites go fast!! $250 Couples In Room Massage (only available in certain rooms; price of suite extra).
An elegant private breakfast served in your room, complete with romantically lit candelabra, lace, crystal, silver and china. Breakfast will be served at your choice of times between 8:30 & 10:00 am by your very own “bow-tied butler” to serve your every beck and call! Limited to Chatelaine, Hornibrook, John Edward Murray, Washburn-Welch rooms and the Hemingway, Victoria’s Garden and Majestic Spa Suites.
Total Package $49.00 plus room rate.
Add 1 Dozen red Roses for $70.00 (or Market Price).
There’s no better way to totally relax than with a professional massage.
We can make arrangements to have a licensed Massage Therapist visit you in your room. Let a professional masseuse “rub that stress right out of your hair” with a dose of the healing art in the privacy of your Victorian sanctuary. Receive a couples 60-minute massage for each of you. Or, a single one hour massage.
$125 for One Hour In Room Massage
$250 for Couples In Room Massage (Subject to availability)
Chocolate Lovers Package: Cholates and champagne is our romantic addition for a couple with a sweet tooth…Package includes:
- decadent chocolate covered strawberries, hand dipped right here at The Empress
- handmade, rich chocolate truffles chosen from our “house” chocolatier
- a bubbly bottle of champagne, elegantly served in a silver server with crystal flutes, ready for a romantic toast and a dreamy gaze from your beloved that says you’re a hero!! (or heroine as the case may be)
All beautifully arranged on a silver platter, waiting for you and your loved one to enjoy!
Our decadent stuffed stawberries, filled with sweetened cream cheese, dipped in chocolate and rolled in hazelnuts, chocolate truffles, OR, a lush Victorian basket filled with nutritious fresh fruit*. Both choices include votive candles to romantically light the room, our signature double hand dipped chocolate covered cherries and a bottle of champagne elegantly served in a silver champagne bucket with crystal champagne flutes! An incredible value!!
*Please note your choice of the chocolate covered stuffed strawberries or the basket of fresh fruit when placing your request in the notes section when ordering online.
Total Package $99.00
When only the best will do for this last special moment before two become three! A romantic getaway for just the “two of you”. The Empress of Little Rock is the “inn” place to be! Imagine checking into one of our romantic suites and finding sparkling cider and our signature double hand-dipped chocolate covered cherries on a silver tray! We will arrange for an in-room prenatal massage for mother-to-be and Swedish massage for daddy-to-be. After the massages, have dinner for two at the wonderful Ciao’s Italian restaurant (discount coupon included) in the heart of downtown Little Rock. Following your meal, relax in a ride around downtown Little Rock in a horse-drawn carriage. Back at the inn, fall into a featherbed and drift off to sleep as visions of the little one go dancing in your head. The next morning enjoy a two course gourmet breakfast by candle light. This package is available for two or three nights.
- Package starts at $551 per person (tax and gratuity extra, based on double occupancy) Prices vary by room. Please contact us for individual room package price.