You’ve dreamed of being Scarlett. 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
- Carriage Ride-one hour through historic district (if unavailable, a one hour in room massage may be substituted)
- Two course gourmet breakfast by candlelight each morning
- Period aproned maids and bowtied butler at your beck and call
- Optional 3rd night $79. (Not available on holidays. Limited availability during winter months.)
- $405 per person (double occupancy) taxes & gratuity extra- starting price. Prices vary by room. Please contact us for individual room package price.
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.
Package starts at $729 (tax and gratuity extra, price varies by room) and is available for one, two or three nights.
Book the room of your choice at The Empress of Little Rock and join us for a most unique Romantic Getaway in Arkansas! Sail the inland lake used by Olympic sailors for training, Lake Maumelle! Lake Maumelle, a stunning 8,900 acre inland lake with 70-miles of shoreline, is located near The Empress in Little Rock, AR. The lake is well known for the many sailing regattas it hosts, its popularity with weekend sailors and its use by Olympic sailors for training. Book a stay in your choice of nine luxury guestrooms and then add on a romantic sailing excursion! (Please note: This sailing add on available Wednesday through Sunday only, April 15-November 30, or as weather permits).
a Stargazer romantic sail: 3 hours for $275 per couple plus price of room of choice
Complete your adventure with a wonderful Champagne Picnic! “a loaf of bread, a jug of wine and thou”. Your picnic will include specialty cheeses, gourmet pate’, fresh fruit, crusty bread, gourmet condiments, a decadent dessert and Champagne. All this is romantically packaged in a hand-painted and plushly lined basket with matching “tea time” napkins. $99.00
We are here to help you plan your entire stay! Call us for other adventurous and romantic suggestions. Phone: (501) 374-7966.
Traverse the scenic byways of Arkansas’ bucolic landscape and hidden waterfalls. 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 Spa Suite $369.00 per person/3rd night for $79.00 per couple
Victorias’s Garden Spa Suite $369.00 per person/3rd night for $79.00 per couple
Chatelaine Spa Suite $399.00 per person / 3rd night for $79.00 per couple
Majestic Spa Suite $399.00 per person /3rd night for $79.00 per couple
Hemingway Spa Suite $429.00 per person /3rd night for $79.00 per couple
CHOCOLATES & CHAMPAGNE: 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!
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 Hornibrook, John Edward Murray, Washburn Welch rooms and the Hemingway, Victoria’s Garden and Majestic Spa Suites.
Total Package $45.00 plus room rate.
Add 1 Dozen red Roses for $65.00 (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)
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
If you’re looking for a special and unique way to celebrate with your Valentine, look no further than a Valentine’s Day Package Getaway at The Empress. This unique Victorian hotel is an exquisitely romantic getaway anytime. Now you can mix and match the arrows in Cupid’s quiver to create your perfect Romance Package that will strike just the right chord in your valentine’s heart.
INTIMATE VALENTINE’S DINNER!
Enjoy a four-course gourmet meal by candlelight for two in the elegant dining room of The Empress of Little Rock on Friday, February 14, 2014. All courses paired with wines by our house Sommelier. The evening will begin with a rose for “M’Lady”. Listen to the strains of romantic music as you finish with our decadent red-velvet soufflé and then return to your room for a relaxing soak in your jacuzzi or to snuggle in front of the fireplace. Reservations Required. Call for additional details.
This dinner is only for guests of the Empress and is $70.00/person for guests staying two or more nights, $80.00/person if staying one night. (tax and 18% gratuity extra. Reservations are non-cancellable for this event)
VALENTINES DAY SPECIAL: CUPIDS CHOICE — $59 (plus cost of room)
Book two nights at regular rate for the month of February in any of our Suites – Hemingway Spa Suite, Chatelaine Anniversary Suite, Majestic Spa Suite, Victoria’s Secret Garden Spa Suite, or Hornibrook Suite and you and your CUPID will receive your choice of:
CHAMPAGNE VALENTINES PACKAGE-Champagne in an elegant silver server, scented votive candles, and delectable Valentine’s chocolates.
SWEETHEART CHAMPAGNE BRUNCH- A sumptuous, two-course, gourmet breakfast served in the privacy of your own room by a bow-tied butler. Your 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.
THESE VALENTINES PACKAGES ARE “ADD ONS” . Prices shown do not include the additional price of your room. All Valentines packages prices are valid February 2013.
ROMANTIC VALENTINES PICNIC FOR TWO-ADD ON
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)
CHAMPAGNE VALENTINES PACKAGE -ADD ON
- Champagne in an Elegant Silver Server
- Scented Votive candles to set the mood
- Delectable Valentine’s chocolates to send your heart to your beloved
$99 (plus cost of room) or the hero worship in her eyes when she sees what you’ve done!!
VALENTINE PAMPER ME COUPLES MASSAGE SPECIAL -ADD ON $250 Couples In Room Massage (plus cost of suite)
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. Special for the “Valentine” month of February: book a two-night stay in one of our spa suites and receive a 60-minute massage for each of you. Book early since these suites go fast!!
Complete your special occasion, whether it’s your honeymoon, a birthday or your anniversary with our intimate and elegant Brides 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.