Overlooking the Lake of the Ozarks and spanning over 420 acres is Tan-Tar-A Resort, where entertainment for the whole family is endless. At Tan-Tar-A, the outdoors is the ticket to adventure. Two golf courses, nine-hole Hidden Lakes and 18-hole The Oaks, are perfect for the the novice or most skilled golfer. At their full service marina, rent a jetski or parasail to discover the lake. Of course, the fun doesn’t end once you head indoors. Timber Falls Waterpark is a splash at any age. Grab a bite at the casual Black Bear Lodge or enjoy fine dining at Windrose. Between all the fun, you’ll find comfort in the lodging at Tan-Tar-A. Tan-Tar-A Resort has two guest room locations: The Resort Complex and The Estates Complex. The Resort Complex includes standard rooms as well as one- to two-bedroom units, each featuring a balcony with sparkling lake views. The Estates Complex is hidden ten minutes from the main complex on 200 acres of lush hillside. Here, choose from one- to six-bedroom houses for a more private getaway.
494 TanTarA Drive, Osage Beach, MO 65065
While staying at Tan-Tar-A, check out some area attractions for family fun: Lazer Fore Shoot, The Clayground, Funny Farm Petting Zoo, and Orion Dinospace Adventure Science Center.
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Tan-Tar-A has endless indoor and outdoor fun. Enjoy Bears Den Arcade, billiards, bowling, and Windjammer Sap inside. Outdoors, check out the two outdoor pools, miniature golf, horseback riding, tennis, and more.
Located on the banks of Lake of the Ozarks, Alhonna Resort is a hospitable family owned and operated getaway. Alhonna is the perfect place for a fishing adventure. Bring your own boat to keep in your complimentary slip or rent one for the day. Or, try out the enclosed fishing dock, where submerged logs create a home for crappie, bass, and bluegill. Even when the weather becomes a bit chilly, two wood-burning stoves will keep you toasty warm as you reel in fish after fish. The indoor pool with two hot tubs is a favorite for all ages as is the outdoor pool overlooking the lake. After a day of lake fun, grab a bite at Bobber’s Restaurant & Lounge. Feast on the deck for views of the outdoor pool or lake or cool off in the air conditioning. Alhonna’s accommodations are the perfect place to escape to on a full belly. Have a restful night in one of their sixty lakefront or lake view motel rooms. Or, rent a two bedroom condo or three- to four-bedroom cottage. All cottages feature private decks and wood-burning fireplaces providing a cozy atmosphere for family time.
677 Outer Drive, Lake Ozark, Missouri 65049
Each year, Alhonna hosts two "open buddy bass" fishing tournaments. The Early Bird Tournament is generally held the last week of March during the bass spawning period. The Fall Class, generally occurring in October, is popular due to the great fall colors and weather.
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Alhonna Resort has a variety of different boat rentals available to enjoy Lake of the Ozarks. Choose from pontoons, fishing pontoons, deck boats, ski boats, and bass and fishing boats.
Tucked away in McCoy Branch Cove on Lake of the Ozarks, only two miles from Bagnell Dam, sits Point Randall Resort. One thousand feet of shoreline welcome you to enjoy the beauty of the lake. Point Randall is the ideal place for boaters. Along their shore you’ll find four docks with 29 slips as well as discounted boat rentals for all guests. The sandy beach is great for soaking in the sun as is the deck surrounding the heated pool and hot tub where you can enjoy gorgeous views of the lake. Point Randall is a family-friendly resort whose top goal is customer service. Here, you’ll find comfort in the variety of accommodations available. Their lodging ranges from studio units to three-bedroom cabins with fully equipped kitchens and a deck or patio overlooking the lake. The private getaway cabin includes a Jacuzzi tub and electric fireplace. And, just outside the door of the cabins are clean picnic areas with BBQ grills for an evening cook-out. Reconnect with family and friends on Lake of the Ozarks at Point Randall Resort.
1584 Susan Rd, Lake Ozark, MO 65049
Point Randall is just moments away from the greatest golfing in the area with 15 courses to choose from. Bear Creek Valley, Deer Chase Golf Club, and Dogwood Hills Golf Club are just a few.
Explore the fun around Lake of the Ozarks. Near Point Randall Resort you'll find miniature golf, go-karts, horseback riding, and more. There are also three major caves open to visitors: Bridal Cave, Jacob's Cave, and Ozark Caverns.
Sunrise Beach, Missouri
CALL DIRECT: +1 (866) 452 - 8639
With the end of three peninsulas as its home, Lakeview Resort truly has Lake of the Ozarks as its backyard. Of course, as it is surrounded by the lake, Lakeview utilizes this special area in hosting great entertainment. From swimming to fishing, wakeboarding to parasailing, there’s something for everyone! The fun doesn’t end on the lake. Head on shore for a variety of swimming pools, campfire sites, horseshoes, bocce ball, volleyball, and so much more! Matching the quality of amenities, the lodging at Lakeview is abundant, spacious, and comfortable. With 80 cottages and condos, Lakeview is sure to have the perfect fit for your family. Their Lakefront lodging features one- to six-bedroom cottages as well as lakeside studios. They also have two- to five-bedroom condominiums, perfect for large families, with spanning lake views, Jacuzzi tubs, and fireplaces to choose from. At Lakeview, you’re sure to find exactly what you’re looking for in your next family vacation!
328 Lakeview Resort Blvd., Sunrise Beach, MO 65079
Lakeview Resort has been family owned and operated for 67 years!
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Because Lakeview is located right on Lake of the Ozarks, fishing is a popular activity. Lakeview offers a covered boat dock and boat launch ramp, fish cleaning services, a heated fishing dock, and more.
Savor the peaceful glisten of Lake of the Ozarks and the serenity of the state park from your private deck at Kapilana Resort. Kapilana is the ultimate lakeside resort. Take a break in the swimming pool or play in the sun on the swim beach that includes a lake swim platform! The whole family will enjoy the poolside playground and BBQ area ideal for a cook-out or gathering. Kapilana Resort wants to help you enjoy the beauty of the lake, therefore take advantage of their covered boat docks, fish cleaning services, and boat rentals. Kapilana Resort not only provides endless days of lakeside fun, their accommodations are sure to please the entire family. The Poolside Building is perfect for larger families with decks overlooking the pool and lake and full-sized kitchens. The Beach House is one of the original resort buildings, and it is located right on the water’s edge. A stay at the beach house is a tranquil choice where you can enjoy the lake from your private patio. Kapilana also has several Lakefront Suites ranging from two to three bedrooms.
793 Winn Road, Suite 6A, Osage Beach, Mo 65065
Make a stop at the Osage Beach Premium Outlet for name brand shopping. Or, head across the lake to Lake of the Ozarks State Park for biking, hiking, horseback riding, and much more!
Kapilana is a great stay if you're planning to visit for special events such as the Big Bass Bash or Lake of the Ozarks Shootout. Even if you're planning a family reunion, schedule ahead for special rates!
Robin’s Resort is your home away from home lakeside getaway. As a family resort, ensuring your family is entertained is their specialty. Of the many area family activities, fishing is at the top. Robin’s not only works with Glaize Bridge Boat Rentals for your boating needs, but they also provide slips, a fish cleaning station, and for those wishing to stay closer to shore, a heated fishing dock. Robin’s also has an outdoor pool and hot tub, and they are ideally located for not only lake adventure, but premier golfing and shopping. Robin’s Resort has several accommodations for your lakeside stay. From one- to four-bedroom units to one- to three-bedroom condominium style units, there’s something for any size family. The lakefront units have kitchens and a lovely view of the lake while the condominiums feature full kitchens, screened porches, wireless internet, and cable television. In addition to comfortable lodging, Robin’s has a recreation room filled with arcade games, ping-pong, and pool tables as well as refreshments. It’s a great environment for the whole family.
4935 Robins Circle, Osage Beach, MO 65065
The population of Osage Beach, as of 2012, is 4,362.
Golf enthusiasts will thrive with 15 scenic lake area golf courses. If you aren't quite up for the links, there are also eight area mini-golf courses.
Climax Springs, Missouri
CALL DIRECT: +1 (800) 468 - 1655
Upon a thousand feet of Lake of the Ozarks’ shoreline you’ll find Runaway II Resort and Campground. At Runaway II, fishing, boating, and relaxation are at the top of the priorities list. Included in amenities is the marina with 33 boat slips as well as a safe swim dock perfect for catching afternoon sun. On land, Runaway II has a swimming pool for lounging as well as a restaurant and lounge. Grab a drink and relax after a day on the lake. Within this sheltered cove comfortable accommodations are ready for your stay. Runaway II has 20 cabins, nine hotel rooms, and 25 RV sites. So, no matter your taste, Runaway has the perfect fit for you and your family and friends. All cabins feature decks, kitchens, and multiple bathrooms as well as satellite television. It’s perfect for a small family’s getaway vacation or a family reunion.
267 Runaway Drive, Climax Springs, MO 65324
The average temperature in Climax Springs, Missouri is around 54 degrees Fahrenheit, and you'll most likely encounter the most precipitation during the month of May.
Directions From Kansas City, Missouri... Travel South on Hwy 71 to Harrisonville, Southeast on Hwy 7 to Clinton, watch for left turn at Clinton, continue Hwy 7 to Warsaw South on Hwy 65 & 7 combined for 5 miles, Hwy 7 turns left, 15 miles to Climax Springs, another 5 miles to Lake Road 7-13, turn left, 5.5 miles to 7-13P, turn left to Runaway II sign. Directions From St. Louis, Missouri... Travel West on I-70 to Hwy 54 (Mile Marker 148), 60 miles South on Hwy 54 to Hwy 5 & 7 (Camdenton), Right turn 8 miles North to Hwy 7, turn off at Greenview (Left only), 8 miles to Lake Road 7-13 (Right only), 6 miles North on 7-13 to Cable Point Road (Left only), three-tenths mile to Runaway II. Directions From St. Louis, Missouri Via I-44... Travel I-44 west (130 mi) to Exit 150 Richland exit. Turn Right onto MO-7. Turn Right onto MO-7/W Washington Ave. Continue to travel MO-7. Turn Right onto MO-5/MO-7. Continue to travel MO-7. Turn Left to stay on MO-7 (Greenview). Turn Right onto Lake RD 7-13/Bollinger Creek RD. Turn Left onto Cable Point Dr. Turn Right onto Runaway Dr.
Experience the spanning vistas of Lake of the Ozarks at Sunset Inn Resort. For 30 years, Sunset Inn Resort has been providing families with relaxing yet exciting lake vacations. With Lake of the Ozarks at your fingertips, Sunset Inn wants you to enjoy as much of the lake as possible. They have two boats available for rent, just in case you don’t have you own. Choose from the Misty harbor pontoon or the Lowe Aluminum Fishing Boat as well as two kayaks. They also provide a clean and spacious area for your family to play off the lake. Enjoy an outdoor pool and hot tub, a playground and green space, as well as a safe swim dock. Sunset Inn also offers guests clean, comfortable, and contemporary rentals to enjoy multiple days on the lake. Their 12 two- to three-bedroom cabin include kitchens, flat-screen televisions, and patios. They also have four lakeside rental houses nearby ranging from two to five bedrooms. So, no matter your family’s size, there’s a perfect space for everyone.
598 Zack Wheat Drive, Sunrise Beach, MO 65079
During your stay at Sunset Inn Resort, the kids will love an afternoon at Big Surf Waterpark or Timber Falls Indoor Waterpark. You may also want to visit the Miller County or Camden County Museums.
Every spring and fall, Sunset Inn Resort hosts the Big Bass Bash fishing tournament. In past years, the cash prizes have equaled up to $350,000!
An unforgettable experience awaits you and your family at Bass Point Resort on Lake of the Ozarks. With 16 acres of Ozark beauty located right on the water, there is something for everyone here!
Take a splash in the indoor/outdoor swimming pool, let the youngsters splash around in the kiddie pool, or head out to the swimming dock in the lake. If you're looking for a little more action on the water, the resort features docks for wishing and watercraft up to 30'. If you don't have a boat of your own, they have rentals available for you! The Lake of the Ozarks region is also known for it's variety of golf courses, perfect for a quick nine, or an impromptu family golf scramble. Stay onsite and enjoy a day at the game room, or play a set of tennis. At the end of a full day of activities, retire to your comfortable cabin accommodations featuring a full kitchen, private deck, flat screen televisions, and plenty of room for your entire group. Some cabins also feature luxury amenities including Jacuzzi tubs. Find the unit that fits all of your travel needs and start planning your trip to the Lake of the Ozarks today!
33510 Bass Point Road Gravois Mill, MO 65037
For those travelers who don't feel like bringing their own watercraft to Bass Point Resort, the property offers pontoon, kayak, stand-up paddle board, and boat slip rentals. Check out the property website for prices.
Lake of the Ozarks is a popular spot for some of the top Midwest fishing tournaments. Make sure to check the Bass Point Resort website for new fishing tournament news and any promotions/packages surrounding them.
Whether you're looking for a nightly or weekly rental, The Lodge at Old Kinderhook's majestic visage make for an incredible family vacation.
In addition to The Lodge, you can choose from golf cottages, villas, patio homes, and estate homes all offering fully equipped kitchens and laundry. If your family is four people or four hundred, you'll have plenty of space for relaxation. If you're hungry, head over to The Hook for traditional fare and table dining. Delicious breakfast, lunch and dinner surrounded by panoramic views that showcase the natural beauty at Old Kinderhook. Of course the lodge is also perfect for introducing the kids to the beautiful game!
20 Eagle Ridge Rd, Camdenton, MO 65020
The resort is four miles from Ha Ha Tonka State Park and seven miles from Bridal Cave.
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There's a restaurant, a bar and a casual cafe, as well as an 18-hole golf course, a spa and a marina.