Hot Springs Village has three beaches with marked swimming areas (no lifeguards on duty).
Located off Ponce de Leon Drive, Balboa has a sand beach with two shelters, picnic tables and grills that are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Restrooms are available.
Located off Sereno Lane, Cortez has a sand beach, pavilion, grills, restrooms and picnic tables. The shaded area provides an ideal spot for picnics or relaxing.
Located off Seville Lane, DeSoto provides a wide view of activities on Lake DeSoto. The large beach has pea gravel, picnic tables and is grill ready for seasonal enjoyment.
All picnic areas are open to the public and have picnic tables, grills and restroom facilities. Picnic areas can be found at Balboa Beach, Cortez Beach, DeSoto Beach, DeSoto Family Recreation Area, Coronado Boat Ramp, Balboa Pavilion, and Cortez Pavilion.