ACTIVITIES AT THE RESORT & IN BRANSON
Branson MO Hotels on the Lake
Check in to Chateau on the Lake Resort Spa & Convention Center and then check out all of the activities available, as well as the nearby attractions that truly make it the ultimate in Branson Missouri resorts.
Activities at the Resort
We deliver the best that Branson Missouri resorts have to offer so you never have to leave the premises to enjoy your vacation.
Work out in our fitness center, which is open 24 hours a day and features Nautilus circuit weights and treadmills. The treadmills sport a relaxing lake view or there is also a television to catch up on the news.
In season, you can go for a swim in our outdoor pool (open Memorial Day weekend – Labor Day from 8 am to 10 pm) and take advantage of our poolside guest amenities which include complimentary ice water and cold towels delivered by a pool attendant, and the option to order food and beverage service from our pool menu. Our indoor pool and hot tub are open around the clock, and while children are welcome, there is an “Adults Only” policy in effect after 10 pm. Both pools are accessibility compliant.
If tennis is your game, you will love our mountaintop tennis courts at no charge, overlooking Table Rock Lake, which are fully lit for night play from 7 am to 10 pm. Courts are available on a first come complimentary basis.
Is a little pampering in order? Spa Chateau offers all of the services you want for some indulgence or if you don’t have the time for anything lengthy, for a nominal $25 fee you can access the spa to enjoy the steam room, sauna, changing rooms and lockers, indoor and outdoor hot tub, and relaxation rooms.
With a full-service marina, Chateau on the Lake not only features more water sports activities than all other Branson Missouri resorts -- it has more aquatic activities than than any resort in the Midwest. With 850 miles of pristine shoreline and 80 miles or 52,300 acres of crystal blue water, Table Rock Lake is a perfect water playground and we offer water sports activities for all ages.
The full-service Chateau on the Lake Marina can accommodate vessels up to
70 feet and we offer overnight boat slips, boat-service arrangement, boat
fueling, boat launching, and fishing licenses. There is also a Marina
Boathouse Store with sportswear, nautical gifts, water sports accessories, and
Visit Chateau Marina website for further details.
Ski boats, pontoon boats, fishing boats, paddleboats, sea kayaks and canoes are available for rental. You can also discover a world of quiet beauty by renting the Spirit of America Sailing Catamaran, which is available for groups and corporate sailors. Other services include fishing guides, parasail rides, and scuba diving and snorkeling equipment is available for rent and open water certification, advanced certification, and refresher courses can be arranged. Open April 1st through September.
If you are a nature lover, why not get out and about and enjoy the unbelievable Ozark Mountains! Our property features a couple of miles of beautiful trails with special views where you may see deer, wild turkeys, armadillos, rabbits, and a place for bird watching. Better yet, why not order a picnic lunch from the Downstairs Deli and make a day of it!
If golf is your thing, two of Missouri’s finest Branson golf courses are located just a short drive from the resort. Our staff is happy to schedule tee times, check availability, and quote prices for individuals, groups, and tournaments.
Crawdaddies Kids' Club
If you are traveling with kids, you will be thrilled to learn that we offer some exclusive children’s amenities. Crawdaddies, our supervised kids' club, hosts a variety of activities for children ages 4-12. It's great fun for the kids and the perfect way for you to spend a couple of hours at our new Spa Chateau or out on the links.
Crawdaddies has a full-time children's activities coordinator on staff who is constantly coming up with new and fun ways to entertain and educate our young friends. And, of course, Crawdaddies also features Nintendo 64 video play systems, computer games, shot clock basketball, puzzles, crafts, and a whole lot of fun.
Located next door to Crawdaddies, is the Sassafras Theater, our very own movie theater featuring comfortable stadium seating for 54 and state-of-the-art audio and video projection equipment.
You can check in at the front desk to find out about scheduled showings of popular children's movies and complimentary popcorn is always on hand!
The courses in the nearby area include
Payne Stewart Golf Club at Branson Hills
7,324 yard, par 72 – This 18-hole tribute course honors the life and legacy of golf legend Payne Stewart. In 2009, Golf Week Magazine ranked it one of America's Top 40 New Layouts.
Ledgestone Country Club
6,400 yard, par 71 - Fairly narrow and mountainous, Ledgestone Country Club has been rated one of Missouri' "Top 10 " golf courses. It's beautiful and exciting for golfers of all skill levels.
6,070 yards, par 70 - This PGA championship course is known as the course "where the stars live and play."
5,111 yards, par 64 - Designed by Robert E. Cupp, the course is both fun and challenging. It is extremely popular with mixed groups.
5,711 yards, par 68 - This totally rebuilt course has been designed for golfers of every level. You'll find more than 50 bunkers along with hybrid Bermuda grass fairways and tees.
Activities in Branson
Branson, Missouri is considered the entertainment capital of America and you will find so much to see and do here. From more than 100 live Branson shows a day to theme parks and a variety of incredible new Branson attractions, your Branson, Missouri vacation will be action-packed with plenty to see, do, and experience, if you so choose. Here is a round up of some of the area’s most popular activities:
The World’s Largest Interactive Titanic Museum & Exhibition - This permanent two-story museum, shaped like Titanic herself, holds 400 priceless artifacts in twenty galleries. The structure is anchored in water to create the illusion of Titanic at sea, and the 90-minute, self-guided tour is designed to give guests the sensation of being an original passenger on Titanic's 1912 maiden voyage.
In historic downtown, Branson Landing features a town square large enough to accommodate 5,000 guests for festivals and musical events, a variety of new waterfront dining options, and more than 400,000 sq. ft. of national brand-name shops, galleries and specialty gift shops.
Sight & Sound Theatres
Sight & Sound Theatres have been described as "the largest faith-based live theatres in Americas" and "the Christian Broadway." Branson’s own 2,000-seat Sight & Sound Theatre features such inspirational shows as Noah-the Musical! and Miracle of Christmas, epic productions that dramatize the scriptures and bring the Word of God to life with exceptional quality.
Dolly Parton’s Dixie Stampede Dinner and Show
This is the perfect place for families, friends and groups to gather for spectacular special effects and amazing stunts by the most talented performers in the area. Six tons of real live American buffalo lead the stampede nightly into the 35,000 sq. ft. arena. From amazing stunt riders and the ring of fire to live ostrich races, there´s something for everyone at the Dixie Stampede!
Silver Dollar City Theme Park
This attraction takes visitors back to the Ozarks of the 1880s with traditional food, costumes, music and crafts. The park features 17 thrilling rides and attractions, four fantastic festivals, 60 unique shops and restaurants and 50 entertaining shows a day. Festivals include World Fest in the spring and "An Old Time Christmas" in November and December.
Branson’s Live Shows
These are, of course, the city's most popular attraction. Enjoy highly acclaimed performances by international stars, with your choice of morning, afternoon and evening shows at many theaters. Audiences are treated to music, dance, comedy and magic shows with Vegas level production values - dazzling staging, colorful costumes and spectacular lighting.
Music lovers can select from featured artists performing in a variety of styles, including country, pop, swing, classical, rock n' roll, R&B, patriotic and gospel.
Showboat Branson Belle
This is the perfect way to combine the natural beauty of Branson with its cultural side. Enjoy a fantastic lake cruise aboard the magnificent Showboat Branson Belle past lush Ozark Mountains in the crystal clear waters of Table Rock Lake. During this two-hour cruise you’ll experience fabulous Branson dining and the best in entertainment.
And please remember that if there is anything in particular that you would like to see or do, our Concierge or guest service associates are happy to make suggestions, recommendations, or arrangements.