A Hotel Was Built And Left To Decay In The Middle Of Arkansas’ Famous Resort City
By Daniella DiRienzo|Updated on December 20, 2022(Originally published December 15, 2022)
Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for the past 25 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships, working for The Royal Obsession and Anatomie clothing. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as Parents & Kids Magazine and Girl Meets Strong. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.
The vacant Savoy Hotel is a far cry from the world-class resorts that fill Hot Springs. Abandoned for years, it’s crumbling into ruins and best left to the elements. From the looks of it today, it’s hard to believe that it was once a popular destination sought out by a few of history’s most infamous figures! It’s even harder to believe that, with the hotel’s colorful past, it’s been left to decay at all. When it comes to abandoned places in Arkansas, the old Savoy Hotel is one of the most intriguing – come see why!
So, did you know about the Savoy Hotel? What about its past? Ever explored it firsthand? If so, what’d you think? Tell us!
This is just one of the abandoned places in the state. There are quite a few. Check out these abandoned places in AR to learn about more sites that are being reclaimed by nature.
A special thanks to Dax Ward Photography for allowing us to use his photos. To see more of his work, visit the Dax Ward Photography website.
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Abandoned Places in Arkansas
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What are some interesting abandoned places in Arkansas?
Arkansas is one of those hidden gem states that doesn’t get the love it deserves, especially when it comes to urban exploration and abandoned places. Some of the most interesting abandoned places in Arkansas include:
Hidden away in an unassuming building on Central Avenue in Hot Spring, Arkansas, is the abandoned Savoy Hotel. It’s precariously positioned on the floor above a rock and mineral shop and has been empty for decades.
3. Where can I find more abandoned places in Arkansas?
Fans of amazing abandoned places ought to check out Arkansas because it’s an amazing place for urbex. Other notable abandoned places in Arkansas are places like: