AquaRest Spas AR-300 2 Person 20 Jet Spa
The AquaRest Spas AR-300 2 Person plug-n-play Hot Tub is a durable spa that can comfortably seat up to 2 people.
This spa is ideal for couples, and is very easy to install and maintain. The two bucket loungers and 20 powerful stainless steel jets will give you a fantastic wellness experience for a very reasonable price.
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- Plug and Play
- quick heating
- strong, adjustable jets
- ergonomical back support
- easy filtration
- can be easily drained
- color-cycling LED backlit cascading waterfall
- heater runs frequently
- cord is only twelve foot long
Select AR-300 vs Premium AR-300
What we think
The AquaRest Spas AR-300 is a high-quality budget spa, giving you all the therapeutic relaxation and wellness options of other higher-end models without costing that much.
Installing the hot tub and daily maintenance is a breeze. The powerful, adjustable jets offer you and your partner a fenomenal, relaxing experience time and time again.
In our opinion the AR-300 is definitely more than worth the money, you really get a great return in quality and comfort.
What consumers say
Most buyers are very pleased with the hot tub. They find it easy to move around when empty, fast heating and a perfect size for two people.
The easy setup, durability and overall comfort of the spa also gets praised by customers. The instructions are clear and easy to follow, the jets are very powerful just as full sized hot tubs are.
The overwhelming majority of customers recommend the AR-300 hot tub. A buyer who previously owned other hot tubs remarked, for the price and size, I don’t think you could ask for more.
Where to buy
The AquaRest AR-300 is sold online at Amazon.
If you want to have a look at other great two person hot tubs, be sure to check out our article on the best 2 person hot tubs.
Pros and cons
The AR-300 is available in two versions:
The AR-300 Select
The AR-300 Premium
This is the basic model of the AquaRest AR-300 hot tub.
The AR-300 is the “deluxe” version which includes an ozonator and a 2 HPR Dual Speed Pump (instead of a 1.50 HPR Single Speed Pump).
The AR-300 Premium can be converted from 120v 1kW to 240v 4kW with the installation of a 30 or 50 Amp 240v electrical service.
|Product name||AquaRest Spas AR-300 SelectAquaRest Spas AR-300 Premium|
|Seating||2 person plug and play hot tub|
|Color||Graystone, Cobblestone and Brownstone|
|Dimensions||80 x 68 x 31|
|Filled weight||1734 lb.|
|Temperature||70 to 104 Fahrenheit|
|Water capacity||160 Gallons|
|Wiring||Convertible 1 / 4kW(*)|
|Jets||20 Stainless Steel Jets|
|Waterfall||Backlit waterfall with LED light|
|Pump(s)||1.50 HPR Single Speed Pump, 2 HPR Dual Speed Pump(*)|
|Included||Digital controls, deluxe cover, filtration system, full foam insulation, stainless steel heater, 2 cup holders, Ozonator(*)|
(*) only included in the AR-300 Premium version
Does the AR-300 require assembly?
Can this tub be placed indoors as well as outdoors?
Which foundation does this hot tub need?
What are the recommended surfaces to put the hot tub on?
Can I use an extension cord to plug in the spa?
How often do I need to change the water?
How should I clean the spa after draining the water?
Is the AquaRest AR-300 a saltwater spa?
How long does it take for the spa to heat up?
When do I need to get a new filter for the hot tub?
Can the hot tub be stored during the winter?
Can the spa be outside at any temperature, all year round?
The spa requires installation of the cover, filling of the spa, purging of the pumps and tightening of the jets.
The tub can be either placed outdoors or anywhere in the home, as long as there is a good foundation and ventilation.
This spa requires a solid foundation with a minimum load-bearing capacity of 125 pounds per square foot, with the decks or slabs designed to hold this weight.
The ideal surfaces for this hot tub are (stained) cement, travertine, synthetic wood, brick pavers, stone or slate.
You can not use extension cord to plug in the spa, because it will void the warranty. A 12 feet long power cord is included, which comes out of the service door which is located on the front of the spa.
The water in the tub needs be changed every 3 months.
This spa can be easily cleaned with a soft cloth and mild soap.
No, the spa is not saltwater compatible.
It takes approximately 20 hours to heat up.
It is recommended to replace the filter every 4 to 6 months.
Once the spa is fully winterized it can be stored during the winter.
Yes, the spa is functional to run outdoors at any temperature. It can be used all year round and is UV resistant and snow resistant.