Lovingly known as Little Rock’s ‘front porch,’ the Capital Hotel is a luxury hotel that has been providing discerning guests with an exceptional hospitality experience for more than 140 years. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the historic hotel is located on West Markham Street in the heart of Little Rock and boasts an elaborately decorated Victorian front façade. The architectural gem also features traditional Southern-style Corinthian pilasters that articulate bay windows on the ground level, and round-arch openings set between Ionic columns. The Capital Hotel features a variety of well-appointed and comfortably furnished guest rooms and suites with contemporary décor and modern furnishings, private bathrooms, and upscale in-room conveniences. A complimentary gourmet breakfast is served every morning in the dining room, and other guest services include newspaper delivery (on request), laundry services, overnight shoe shine services, and a daily turndown service.
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TheCapital Hotel features a variety of well-appointed and comfortably furnished guest rooms and suites with contemporary décor and modern furnishings, private bathrooms, and upscale in-room conveniences. Accommodations range from Superior and ASA guest rooms, Deluxe and Capital King Rooms to Junior Suites and Suites, all of which have plush carpeted floors, antique four-poster beds and period furnishings, work desks and chairs, and large windows with breathtaking views. All guest rooms have four-poster king or queen-size pillow-beds dressed in high-quality Frette linens, down comforters, and hypoallergenic pillows, and en-suite bathrooms with shower/bath combinations, single vanities, sizeable lighted make-up mirrors, plush Frette towels, bathrobes and slippers, and Molton Brown bath products. Modern in-room conveniences include high definition LCD TVs with cable channels, alarm clock/radios, hairdryers, irons and ironing boards, umbrellas, and complimentary wireless Internet. Additional guest services include daily newspaper delivery (on request), laundry services, overnight shoe shine services, and a regular turndown service.
TheCapital Hotel is home to the award-winning One Eleven helmed by culinary master chef Joël Antunes, who takes guests on a gastronomic journey into America’s heart with a meticulously prepared menu served in a contemporary Bistro style setting. Hailed as one of the city’s legendary watering holes, the Capital Bar & Grill serves an extensive list of libations, including a range of personally selected wines, along with a menu of light meals and bar snacks.
A complimentary gourmet breakfast is served every morning in the dining room, which includes freshly baked bread and pastries, seasonal fruit, cereals and homemade granola, yogurt, egg and other signature dishes, fruit juices, freshly brewed coffee, and tea.
Amenities and Recreation
The Capital Hotel offers amenities and facilities including five modern meeting spaces, an award-winning restaurant, lounge and lobby bar, valet parking, and a gourmet breakfast every morning.
Weddings & Events
The Capital Hotel offers five modern meeting rooms for business gatherings, corporate functions, social occasions and celebrations with a total of 6,000 square feet of space. Meeting rooms have separate kitchens for catering purposes and are equipped with state-of-the-art audio-visual equipment and customizable lighting. The most significant room is capable of seating 120 guests in a banquet configuration. Spaces for special celebrations and social events include the 1,800 square foot Ballroom, the Brooks and Baxter Salons, both of which offer 1,500 square feet of space, and the Cherokee and Quapaw rooms, which can accommodate up to 75 people for a reception and 50 guests for dinner.
Overlooking the Arkansas River, Little Rock is brimming with heritage, world-class attractions, a superb culinary scene and excellent entertainment for the whole family. Little Rock has a fantastic array of museums with interactive, hands-on activities, such as Arkansas Museum of Discovery, where kids can explore math, science, and technology in a fun way, or the Aerospace Education Center, which introduces children to the science of aviation and space.
The award-winning Little Rock Zoo is a great day out of exploring and discovering new animals, while the Riddles Elephant and Wildlife Sanctuary is home to a herd of Africa’s most significant mammal. Head into the great outdoors for hiking, biking, picnicking and getting up close to nature at some lovely parks, such as the Pinnacle Mount State Park, the Woolly Hollow State Park, or try Wild River Country or Magic Springs Theme Park for wild water fun with water slides, tidal pools, rapids and wave pools.
111 West Markham Street, Little Rock, AR 72201, Phone: 501-374-7474