Big Cedar Lodge Branson, MO (Ridgedale)

190 Top of the Rock RdRidgedale, MO 65672
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Discover Big Cedar Lodge, a premier wilderness resort in Missouri with modern amenities, rustic charm, and stunning lake views. Enjoy outdoor activities, world-class dining, and easy access to Branson attractions. With luxury accommodations and exceptional service, Big Cedar Lodge is a perfect retreat for nature lovers and families seeking adventure in the Ozarks.

up to 16 people

Good To Know

  • The reservation holder must be at least 21 years of age to check in.
  • Shuttle services are provided on-demand to any location on the main resort of Big Cedar Lodge, and to off-site golf locations, Top of the Rock, Anglers Lodge Hollister and Camp Long Creek.
  • Pets are not permitted. ADA-defined service animals are welcome.
  • Resort fees are charged nightly per room and collected upon arrival.
  • Numerous activities and entertainment for families are on schedule weekly. Fees may apply.
  • Activities and events are subject to availability and may change due to the weather or seasons.
  • There are plenty of dining options at the Lodge, ranging from casual to fine dining.
  • Enjoy stunning views and water fun at Bent Hook Marina and Market.
  • The resort is only 12.9 miles from the Branson Theatre District.
  • Silver Dollar City is approximately 30-minute drive.

Property Amenities

  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Boat Rental
  • Business Center
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Express Checkout
  • Game Room
  • Gift Shop
  • Fishing Guide Service
  • Handicapped Access
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Meeting Facilities
  • Movie Rentals
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Playground
  • Restaurant on Property
  • Room Service
  • DVD Players Available
  • Internet Access in Public Areas (free)
  • Golf Course Adjacent
  • Health Spa/Massage
  • Wedding Services
  • Free Parking
  • Ice Machines
  • Fishing Deck/Pier
  • Hair Salon
  • Coffee Shop or Café
  • Picnic Area
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry Services
  • Private Beach
  • Marina on Property
  • RV and Truck Parking
  • Lazy River
  • Shuttle Services - Limited (free)
  • Snack Bar/Deli
  • Beach/pool sun loungers
  • Beach/pool umbrellas
  • Children's club (surcharge)
  • Electric car charging station
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from Big Cedar Lodge
Check-In: 4:00pm Check-Out: 11:00am
Stay at America's premier wilderness resort, Big Cedar Lodge in Ridgedale, Missouri! This secluded lakeside getaway features three world-class lodges complete with modern amenities and rustic charm. Enjoy natural landscapes, breathtaking views, luxurious amenities, and close proximity to Branson's many adventures, shows, and attractions.

Founded by Johnny Morris and inspired by his commitment to conservation, Big Cedar Lodge is is an ideal retreat for families and friends who love the great outdoors. Big Cedar Lodge also offers 11 incredible restaurants and catering services—from a casual backyard BBQ to fine dining with stunning views of Table Rock Lake,

Lodge amenities include seasonal pools, kiddie pools and hot tub, lazy river, Big Cedar Beach and marina, water activities and watercraft rentals, state-of-the-art fitness center, mini golf, golf courses, shuttle services, internet access, playground, and more.

Pet Policy: Pets are not allowed. ADA-defined service animals are welcome.

Resort Fee: A nightly resort fee is collected upon arrival. This fee includes:
  • Entry to Top of the Rock
  • Big Cedar Shuttle Service
  • Priority Booking for Big Cedar Golf
  • Internet Access
  • Board Games
  • Paved Trails
  • Bonfires
  • Playground
  • DVD Checkout
  • Camp Long Creek Beach
  • Kiddie Pools
  • Lazy River

Fees and services are subject to change without prior notice.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Big Cedar Lodge

What is the minimum age to check in?

The reservation holder must be at least 21 years of age to check in. A matching, valid, government-issued photo ID and credit card are required.

Is Big Cedar Lodge pet-friendly?

ADA-defined service animals are welcome. Pets are not allowed at Big Cedar Lodge. Should you need pet-friendly accommodations, please call the hotel directly to make reservations at Camp Long Creek.

Does the resort charge a resort fee?

Yes. A $50 per-night plus tax resort fee will be charged upon arrival. The resort fee allows Big Cedar to offer activities and services such as Big Bass Miniature Golf, On Property Shuttles at Big Cedar Lodge, Swimming Pools, Big Cedar Beach Club, World Class Fitness Center, Bonfires, DVD and Game Checkout, Hiking Trails, WiFi Access, Lazy River, Big Cedar Paved 5K Trail, Paddle Boats, Shuffle Board, Sand Volleyball, and Indoor Fitness Classes on a first-come, first-served basis (includes Fusion, Shockwave, Ozark Indoor Cycling, Sweat, and Yoga). *DVD's not available for Camp Long Creek guests

Are there smoking rooms available?

The resort is a smoke-free property. Guests electing to ignore this no-smoking policy in the rooms will be assessed a $200 cleaning and deodorizing fee.

What time is check in and what time is check out?

CHECK-IN TIME: Check-in time is 4:00pm. If you intend to arrive before 4:00 pm, please notify the Front Desk. The hotel will make every effort to have your room available to you, but the hotel suggests that you plan to occupy your accommodations after that time. You are invited to enjoy the resort facilities before you check in on the scheduled day of your arrival. CHECK-OUT TIME: Check-out time is 11:00am. A late charge of $100 will be charged to rooms that are not vacant after 11:00am and full rate after 4:00pm. Fees will be waived with any pre-approved late check-out. If you are involved in changing rooms, please be prepared to vacate your first room by 11:00am. It is not necessary to check out at the front desk, simply notify the desk upon vacating the room and your current charges will be transferred to your new room. If your luggage is packed and left inside the room, the hotel staff will place it in the new room for you. Your new room will be available after 4:00pm.

Are cribs/rollaway beds/microwave available?

You may request a rollaway bed or microwave, which will be placed in your room before your arrival (subject to availability). There is a $30 charge, per night, for each rollaway bed or microwave. Complimentary cribs (subject to availability) will be furnished upon request.