5 Perfect Places to Stay
Let the adventure, rustic charm, and pampering begin
at Table Rock Lake
By Brian Wright
Table Rock Lake, in the southwestern corner of Missouri, is known for its inherent natural beauty and visitor-friendly businesses. The area offers a unique mix of entertainment (just minutes away in Branson) and outdoor adventure. A place where family and friends gather to celebrate, reconnect, and simply enjoy themselves!
The area’s diverse lodging offers accommodations for almost any experience you are looking for. The most popular places to stay are on the lakefront, which cater to the outdoor adventurer, those looking to unwind in a rustic charmer, and, of course, pampered travelers. Check out the resorts, hotels and other places to stay below to start planning your next stay at Table Rock Lake.
PAMPERED TO PERFECTION
“For the full experience, schedule a visit to the spa for some extreme pampering.”
Stonewater Cove is a rare combination of remote retreat with outstanding luxury. This wood-paneled cabin-inspired lakefront gem is surrounded by nearly 500 acres of the stunning Mark Twain National Forest, seemingly blending into the trees, and offers outstanding water access on the James River arm of the lake. Guests can enjoy standard lakefront favorites like canoeing, kayaking, hiking, swimming, and more.
The dramatic, cabin-like setting of Stonewater Cove blends into the trees.
Stonewater Cove is true, five-star luxury.
Luxury guest rooms and one-, two-, or three-bedroom suites are available, each uniquely melding the natural environment with a refined touch. The attention to detail is simply outstanding, from the décor to the services. Stays include daily breakfast, lunch, and dinner, as well as evening hors d’oeuvres prepared by culinary expert, Chef Singyn Hunter. All hallmarks you would expect from a 5-star resort.
For the full experience, schedule a visit to the spa for some extreme pampering. Three individual spa tree houses are appointed with vaulted ceilings, intricate oak and cedar woodwork, and windowed walls overlooking Table Rock Lake. Skilled therapists provide an array of treatments, including an incredible hot stone massage.
Pamper Yourself in a Spa Treehouse
Happy Hollow Resort is located off Highway 86 on the south side of the main lake. The location is quiet, yet close to all the lake amenities. Loaded with rustic charm and modern amenities, all 14 cardinal-red cabins have a covered porch with great views (perfect for watching the sunset from), and a gently sloping walk over a grassy green lawn to the lake. Custom glider-rockers, picnic tables and charcoal barbecue grills are just a few of the creature comforts. Satellite TV and complimentary Wi-Fi will keep you connected, if you wish.
The resort also has a lighted, 16-stall, covered boat dock and easy boat access with the on-site concrete boat launch ramp and trailer parking area. The park-like resort grounds offer a 40,000-gallon swimming pool with beach entry, fountains, and waterfall; a 10-person hot tub spa; and multiple fire pits.
Happy Hollow Resort Has Phenomenal Lakefront View
Jump In! Choose lake or Pool for Water Fun
King’s Cove Resort is located at the popular Aunts Creek area of Table Rock Lake. A relaxing, peaceful setting, the resort offers fully furnished cottages, lakefront cabins and vacation homes with Jacuzzi tubs and wood burning fireplaces. Spend time with family and friends pitching horseshoes, cooking on the grill, and enjoying King’s Cove Resort’s waterfront location.
The Aunts Creek area is popular with anglers, and if you plan to bring a fishing boat you will appreciate the private boat ramp and boat slips available at the resort. For added convenience, a gas dock is available for guests.
“The hotel is just steps from the water and offers nightly boat slip rentals, free Wi-Fi, a fitness room, and business center.”
Port of Kimberling Hotel and Marina proclaims itself as an all-inclusive vacation destination, and it delivers. For accommodations, Port of Kimberling has all the bases covered with a luxury boutique hotel, cabins, a campground with hook-ups for RVs, and tent camping sites. The hotel is just steps from the water and offers nightly boat slip rentals, free Wi-Fi, a fitness room, and business center. Hotel guests have free access to the on-site boat ramp, basketball court, tennis court, and volleyball court.
The resort’s crowning jewel is the large marina, which offers an excellent variety of boat and personal watercraft rentals. There is an onsite restaurant; plus, the marina store offers a gas dock and the opportunity to stock up on ice, beverages, snacks, lake apparel, and boating accessories.
Port of Kimberling is conveniently located mid-lake, off Highway 13, just east of the Kimberling City Bridge.
Rock Lane Resort is a full-service resort on Indian Point, and remains a mainstay for recreation and accessibility. Located just two miles south of Silver Dollar City, the resort is a self-contained vacation paradise. If location is important to you, Rock Lane is close to outstanding lake adventure and less than 10 miles from the heart of Branson.
With a public marina and outstanding main lake views of Table Rock Lake, Rock Lane offers nightly rentals for condos and hotel rooms. Charlie’s Steakhouse is located within the main lodge for an easy and delicious meal. The property also features an outdoor pool and the ever-popular Tiki Bar.
Table Rock Lake is located just minutes from Branson in the Missouri Ozarks, offering 45,000 surface acres and nearly 800 miles of shoreline. So, what are you waiting for? Everything you need for the best trip ever is right here and only a reservation away.
Rock Lane Resort features a public marina and outstanding Table Rock Lake views.