The Empress of Little Rock

2120 Louisiana St. Quapaw Quarter Historic District, Little Rock, Arkansas 72206
Innkeeper(s): Sharon Welch-Blair & Robert H. Blair
 

The Hemmingway Suite

From $329.00 / night

The Empress of Little Rock

The Hemingway Suite is located in our newly restored Carriage House. It’s slightly wild and daring with décor that takes you back to 1940. The vaulted ceiling, rough hewn beams and lighted gothic window architecture mix perfectly with the masculine wood and bamboo décor that we can imagine Hemingway enjoying.

Suite Features

  • King feather bed
  • Fireplace
  • Separate sitting area
  • Over stuffed couch
  • Lounging chair
  • Garden balcony

Bath Spa

  • Jacuzzi
  • Steam shower
  • Aromatherapy products
  • Foot bath
  • Massage tower

Rates

Excludes holidays. May not be combined with any other discount or promotion and must be mentioned at time of reservation. If booked on-line, must mention in notes.

  • $329.00 per night, double occupancy
  • Stay two nights, get the third night for $79
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Chatelaine Anniversary Suite

From $289.00 / night

The Empress of Little Rock Chatelaine Anniversary Suite

The most elegant of our Main House.

Suite Features

  • King size bed
  • Magnificent draperies
  • Empire dresser with glove boxes
  • Ornate mirror
  • Fireplace
  • Parlor area with second fireplace
  • Victorian spa bath
  • French doors
  • Separate milady’s morning parlor

The Bathroom

  • Antique soaking Jacuzzi tub
  • Large double sink vanity
  • Modern shower
  • Elegant water closet bidet

Rates

Excludes holidays. May not be combined with any other discount or promotion. Must be mentioned at time of reservation. If booked on-line, must mention in notes.

  • $289.00 per night, double occupancy
  • Stay two nights, get the third night for $79
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The Majestic Suite

From $289.00 / night

The Empress of Little Rock Majestic room tub

The Majestic Suite represents the Grandeur of 1930′s Hollywood and is located in our newly restored Carriage House. You know it the minute you walk through the door- this is a room Clark Gable could have retired to after a hard day on the set. The décor is a wonderful mix of 1930′s Hollywood with elegant touches of 21st century Victorian. Go ahead- slip between the luxurious linens, Gable would have!

Suite Amenities

  • A Gold Crown canopy over the King bed
  • 1930’s antique sofa and chairs
  • Warm up by the fireplace
  • Mirrored Jacuzzi

Spa Bath

  • Spa bath with massage jet shower
  • Aromatherapy
  • Steam shower
  • Foot bath

Rate

Excludes holidays. May not be combined with any other discount or promotion. Must be mentioned at time of reservation. If booked on-line, must mention in notes.

  • $289.00 per night, double occupancy
  • Stay two nights, get the third night for $79
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Victoria’s Irish Garden Suite

From $259.00 / night

The Empress of Little Rock Victoria's Suite bathroom

Escape to the charm and warmth of an Irish cottage overlooking a Romantic Heirloom Moonlight Garden. Located in the newly restored Carriage House, Victoria’s Garden Suite is your dream escape to a lovely Irish cottage by the sea.

The simplicity of a picket fence feather bed, two cozy rockers together in front of the fire, the peaceful view form the balcony and the trickling water of an ages old quartz fountain, all lend to the gentle feel of this suite. The scent of the moonlight garden wafts over the balcony through French doors, and morning rays brighten a glorious spa bath.

Suite Features

  • Jacuzzi
  • Double sized aromatherapy spa shower
  • Queen size feather bed
  • Fireplace
  • Separate sitting area
  • Matching wicker rockers
  • Garden views from the balcony

Rates

Excludes holidays. May not be combined with any other discount or promotion. Must be mentioned at time of reservation. If booked on-line, must mention in notes.

  • $259 per night, double occupancy
  • Stay two nights, get the third night for $79
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James H. Hornibrook Room

From $279.00 / night

The Empress of Little Rock James Hornibrook BathroomThe exquisite original bedchamber is furnished with a rare 1880′s Revival Bedroom Suite that was featured on the cover of Victorian Decorating & Lifestyle Magazine.

Room Features

  • Romantic sitting area
  • A fireplace with cozy sofa
  • Rocking chair
  • Slipper Jacuzzi tub
  • A marble sink basin
  • “Water closet” commode finish a room “bathed” in the soft glow of camellia pink and green

Rates

Excludes holidays. May not be combined with any other discount or promotion. Must be mentioned at time of reservation. If booked on-line, must mention in notes.

  • $279 per night, double occupancy
  • Stay two nights, get the third night for $79
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John Edwards Murray Room

From $189.00 / night

The Empress of Little Rock Murray RoomThe hues of gray-blue and brown lend this room an air of dignified serenity as the bed nestles behind portieres and tassels and overlooks the front fishpond and fountain.

The room is named for the youngest brigadier general of the Confederate Army, who was a native Arkansan.

Room Features

  • Antique Austrian king size bed in walnut
  • Matching marble topped end tables and washstand
  • Victorian parlor settee
  • Chair ring the fireplace

The Bathroom

  • Victorian sink
  • Pullman bath with shower

Rates

Excludes holidays. May not be combined with any other discount or promotion. Must be mentioned at time of reservation. If booked on-line, must mention in notes.

  • $189 per night, double occupancy
  • Stay two nights, get the third night for $79
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The Washburn-Welch Room

From $189.00 / night

The Empress of Little Rock Washburn Welsh bathroom

Room Features

Escape to the solitude of this spacious octagonal room finished in shades of aubergine and green. Named for Presbyterian ministers who evangelized Arkansas in the 1820′s and preached the first sermon west of the Mississippi. Explore a cherished history in the old family bible or reflect on a favorite psalm, a balm for the soul.

  • French walnut king sized bed (can be converted to twin sized beds) and lace draping the windows)
  • Claw foot tub

Rates

Excludes holidays. May not be combined with any other discount or promotion. Must be mentioned at time of reservation. If booked on-line, must mention in notes.

  • $189 per night, double occupancy
  • Stay two nights, get the third night for $79
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The Petit Jean Room

From $159.00 / night

The Empress of Little Rock Petit Jean room view

Named for Legend of Petit Jean, the young French girl who couldn’t bear to see her love sail away to the new world. She sailed unbeknownst to him, as the cabin boy, and was undiscovered until sickness claimed her life on the banks of the Arkansas River. Filled with relics of military and sea regimen, the Petit Jean room reflects the strength required to leave family for a world unknown and the softness of the love that inspired the courage.

Features

  • Dark walnut ornately carved high backed Empire queen bed
  • Room-side marble sink
  • Pullman bath with shower

Rates

Does not apply to holidays. May not be combined with other discounts or promotions.

  • $159 per night, double occupancy
  • Stay two nights, get the third night for $89
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Eliza Bertrand Cunningham Room

From $139.00 / night

The Empress of Little Rock Eliza bedroom

This light and airy room reflects the hope and potential of the first caucasian female resident of Little Rock, and mother of the first caucasian child, Chester.

Room Features

  • A queen size four-poster bedstead
  • Dark oak antiques grace
  • 14 foot ceilings
  • Pedestal sink
  • Pullman bath with shower

Rates

Does not apply to holidays. May not be combined with any other discounts or promotions.

  • $139 per night, double occupancy
  • Stay two nights, get the third night for $89 if booked online through Empress website!
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  • Policies

    Check-In & Check-Out

    • Check-in: 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.
    • Early and late arrivals by prior arrangement
    • Join us for a glass of wine between 5:00 and 6:00pm!
    • Check out by 11:00 a.m.

    Rates

    • A $10.00 gratuity is charged to each night of your stay
    • All rates are double occupancy

    Payment

    • Visa, MasterCard and American Express accepted

    Smoking Policy

    • We are a Non-Smoking Inn

    Services Available

    • Fax
    • Copier
    • Secretarial services available

    Pet Policy

    • We may be able to accommodate your pet-only one room is available, please call for details
    • Reservations are guaranteed by one nights advanced deposit

    Cancellations

    Cancellations with less than seven days notice will be charged for each night of stay unless your room is occupied by another guest. There is a handling fee of $25.00 for each reservation cancelled.