Hollister Resorts



The Hollister Resorts provide a range of styles from small fishing resorts to large, luxury and Golf resorts.

The Hollister area is colored gray on our area map . The area on our site includes Point Lookout, MO, and the College of The Ozarks and west along the south shore of Lake Taneycomo almost to the Table Rock Dam area.

It covers an area to the south along Hwy 65 to Ridgedale and along the eastern shore of Table Rock Lake south of the Table Rock Dam and State Park Area to below Hwy 86.

To the east of Hwy 65 the area includes the area south of Hwy 76 to Kirbyville all the way to the Arkansas State Line. In this area is the Branson Creek development and the new Branson Airport.

Since rates can change with the season or the day of the week we list all lodging in Hollister Resorts area in category ranges instead of trying to show all rates. These ranges are based on their basic rooms during a normal season. However the rates may be higher or even lower depending on various factors. The ranges are a guide only and are noted by the hotel name on each page.

The same category price range is used for resorts as the motels and hotels. However, take into consideration that many resort prices are based on basic units that include kitchenettes and other amenities not found in many motel and hotel rooms

  • Economy range-$45 per night or less
  • Modest range–$45-$70 per night
  • Mid range–$71-$99 per night
  • Upscale range–$100 + per night
  • Luxury range-$150 + per night

Hollister Resorts east of Hwy 65……………………….

BRANSON CREEK GOLF CLUB & NIGHTLY RENTALS
(east of Hwy 65 south of Hollister near airport)

Mid-Upscale-Luxury
100 Branson Creek Blvd
417-336-0940/866-611-6273
branson-creek.com

Branson Creek entrance

Golf Resort with villas and homes

  • Property Amenities
  • Nature trails-Murder Rock & Melva Ghost town
    Creek Side Marina on Table Rock Lake-Slips and Boat rentals-nearby
    Minutes away from shopping, restaurants, entertainment & the lake
    Homes for Sale

  • Property Activities
  • John Daly's Murder Rock Golf & Country Club/Semi-Private with 12000 sq ft facility that includes a lounge, casual dining, Pro Shop, Fitness Center, Tennis, Swimming, Meeting & Game Rooms

    Branson Creek Golf Club/Public-Managed by Troon Golf

    Rated as the top Public golf course in Missouri

  • Rental types-Minimum 2 night stay
  • • 300 Sq. ft Lofts & 1300 sq ft Fieldstone villas -2 master BR / Bluff Rentals-4BR (2 master BR)-3 Bath Home

  • Amenities Available
  • 2 Master BR / Fully equipped Kitchen/washer-Dryer / Living room with electric fireplace/Dining Room/Private Deck / Satellite TV/DVD/Wi-Fi in selected units / Rear deck w/Hot Tub & electric grill-bluff units / Breakfast room/Study with sleeper sofa

HOLIDAY HILLS RESORT AND GOLF CLUB
CONDOS IN THE OZARKS
(East of Downtown on Hwy 76)

Mid-Upscale-Luxury
2380 E. Hwy 76
417-334-4838/417-334-4443
holidayhills.com
silverleafresorts.com/resorts/holiday-hills-resort
condosintheozarks.com
877-939-8787

Holiday Hills Entrance sign

Golf and Condo resort

  • Property Amenities
  • The Grille on the Greens Restaurant / Country store / Mercantile / Golf pro Shop / golf Lessons / 3 miles from Branson and Lake Taneycomo / BBQ and Picnic Areas

  • Property Activities
  • 18 Hole Golf Course with Pro Link GPS System / Activity Center / Game Room / Movie Rentals / Playground / Basketball / Shuffleboard / Tennis / Tetherball / volleyball / Hiking trails

    Fitness Center/tanning beds

    2 Outdoor Pools / Hot Tub / Indoor Whirlpool / Play area / children's pool /

  • Business Services
  • Conference Center

    Holiday Hills condos

  • Condo Types
  • Non-smoking available / 2-3 BR Condos

  • Condo Amenities Available
  • Cable TV / Dining Area / Full Kitchen / Washer & Dryer / BR with full bath / Jetted tubs in Deluxe Units / Smoking or non smoking available in Luxury units / RV Sites


Hollister Resorts west of College of the Ozarks along south shore of Lake Taneycomo……………

RIVERLAKE RESORT
Modest-Mid
146 River Lake Circle
417-334-2800 / 888-891-2720

  • Property Amenities
  • Boat rental

  • Property Activities
  • Outdoor pool / Play area/volleyball/horseshoes/shuffleboard/pingpong

TROUT HOLLOW LODGE
Modest-Mid
1458 Acacia Club Rd, Hollister
417-334-2332 / 800-328-1246
trouthollow.com

  • Property Amenities
  • Boat dock/Boat rental

  • Property Activities
  • Outdoor pool / Dock fishing

  • Room Types
  • No Pets/No Smoking in rooms / 2 BR Condos / Kitchenette Rooms / 2-3 BR Cabins with full kitchen

  • Room Amenities Available
  • Lake view / Full kitchens / Patio or screened in deck/ BBQ Grills


Hollister Resorts west of Hwy 65 on Hwy 86


CIMARRON LOG CABINS
(off of Hwy 86 just west of Hwy 65)

Mid-Upscale-Luxury
100 Jones Rd, Ridgedale, MO (off of Hwy 86 just west of Hwy 65)
800-993-7605
cimarroncabins.com

OAKMONT HILLS RESORT & GOLF CLUB
(off of Hwy 86 just west of Hwy 65)

Mid-Upscale-Luxury
769 Hwy 86, Ridgedale
417-336-0553/800-242-9451
oakmonthillsresort.com
bransonloghomes.com

Golf and Lake resort

  • Property Amenities
  • Walking trails / 3 mile from Long Creek Marina on Table Rock Lake / Nestled among tall Oaks and rolling hills

  • Property Activities
  • Walking trails / Executive Style 9 hole Golf course (free to guests) / Pool & Hot Tubs

  • Log Cabin Types
  • Luxury Log Cabins / 2-4 BdRm

  • Log Cabin Amenities Available
  • 400 Sq. Ft Deck with BBQ Grill / Full cabin homes with all the amenities


Hollister Resorts west of Hwy 65 on Table Rock Lake


BIG CEDAR LODGE
(off of Hwy 86 just west of Hwy 65)

Mid-Upscale-Luxury
612 Devils Pool Rd. Ridgedale, MO
800-225-6343
bigcedar.com



Golf and Lake and Luxury Resort

This is one of the premier resort and is nestled in the Ozark Mountains on Table Rock Lake in the Hollister Resorts area. There are a variety of lodging options from lodge rooms to luxurious suites and luxury lodges and cabins. Lodging prices range based on the units and season.

The Hollister resort is a perfect family destination as well as a romantic honeymoon or getaway destination.

  • Property Amenities-shops
  • Collections boutique


  • Property Amenities-Restaurants & Bars
  • Buzzard Bar - all day dining menu and nightly entertainment-non smoking establishment

    Top of the Rock Restaurant - Native American Décor with a panoramic view of Table Rock Lake featuring contemporary Ozark Cuisine

    Devil's Pool Restaurant - historic log cabin setting with stone fireplaces, wrought iron fixtures and hunting memorabilia. Serving traditional breakfast items, sandwiches and appetizers for lunch and hickory smoked prime rib and local favorites for dinner. Champagne Brunch on Sundays

    Worman House Restaurant - historic elegance of the 1920's. Watch the sun set on the lake. Enjoy prime hand-cut steaks, fresh seafood and other entrees. Sunday gourmet Champagne brunch featuring crab legs, oysters, eggs , omelets, waffles, freshly carved meats, desserts and bread

    Truman coffee cafe



    Truman Coffee & Café - pastries, coffee drinks, smoothies, grilled paninis, soup, chili and salads







    Room Service - available 7:00 AM to 11:30 PM


  • Property Amenities-Golf
  • Top of the Rock Golf Course - is currently under renovation and will reopen soon. Watch for Grand Opening details
    Jack Nicklaus signature golf course
    The first par 3 course to bear his name
    Certified Audubon International signature Sanctuary


  • Property Amenities- Lake Activities and services
  • Goin' Jesse Lake tour aboard the Goin' Jesse, a replica of a 1930's Chris Craft
    Enjoy Champagne or soft drinks for a 1-hr long cruise on Table Rock lake
    Professional Fishing Guide Service

    Bent Hook Marina with Bent Hook Market
    Boat rentals
    Boat launch and trailer parking-Complimentary
    Fishing license available


  • Property Amenities-Spa
  • Top-notch therapists, estheticians and nail technicians to perform a variety of body massage, treatments, facials and nail services

    The Carriage House Spa
    The Lakeside Spa


  • Property Services Available
  • Banquets and Catering


  • Property Activities-Outdoor
  • Family activities

    Carriage Ride at Big Cedar Cedar Mountain Stables / Pony Rides for under 10 / Horseback Rides / Carriage Rides / Campfire Wagon Tours

    Trails
    Jogging / Walking & Hiking Trails / Nature trails

    Outdoor Games
    Badminton/ Basketball / Horseshoes / Sand Volleyball / Shuffleboard / Tennis / Miniature Golf

    Indoor Activities
    Dive-In Movies / Movie / DVD Check out / Board games / Puzzles

    Fitness Center

    Tours
    Holiday Light tours / Garden Tour / Campfire Wagon Tours

  • Property Activities-Swimming Pools & Hot Tubs
  • Devil's Pool- heated, outdoor, plus kiddie pool

    Swimmin' Hole-heated, outdoor, plus Hot Tub

    Wilderness Falls-heated, outdoor

    Brushey Creek-heated, indoor, plus kiddie pool & Hot Tub

    Lazy River-not heated, outdoor

  • Property Activities-For kids
  • Playground

    Kid's club themed activities (fee)


    Kid's House-adventure & games (fee)

    Complimentary Kids activitiespool games / putt-putt golf / Contests / scavenger hunts

  • Business Services
  • Grandview Conference Center / Worman Room / Cedar Creek A & B /Governor's Boardroom

  • Lodging types
  • Please check with resort on Pricing. Pricing based on type of unit, season and # of people

    Falls Lodge at Big Cedar 1



    Falls Lodge
    the exterior combines native stone and massive timbers. Balconies and Jacuzzi baths with all rooms

    King rooms with gas fireplace / Dbl queen rooms / Dbl queen ADA rooms / All Non-Smoking / Wi-Fi





    cabin in woods at big cedar

    Private Log Cabins
    Constructed of rough-hewn logs these retreats are tucked in the woods or on the lake.

    Well equipped kitchen, gas grill, deck, limestone fireplace and whirlpool bath.

    One room cabin / One room cabin w/loft / Family Cabin / Two bedroom cabin / Two bedroom cabin w/Loft





    cabin at Big Cedar 10

    Knotty pine Cottages
    nestled in the heart of the resort and convenient to dining with swimming pool & fitness Center.
    One Room cottage with bath / 2 BR with 2 baths, kitchen, fireplace and Jacuzzi & WI-FI / One Room with Fireplace / One Room cottage with Fireplace and Jacuzzi / One room with Fireplace and Loft





    Spring View Lodge
    Adirondacks designed intimate lodge close to lake and above a deep pool formed by cascading streams from the ridgeline of Big Cedar Hollow-3 styles of rooms

    Standard Room / 1 BR Superior / Deluxe Room / All Non-smoking Rooms/ Wi-Fi

    Valley View Lodge
    4-story structure with ivy-covered walls, cedar siding, native limestone and log beams providing a natural setting

    Standard Rooms / 1- 2 BR suites some with Kitchenette & some with Jacuzzi bath / 2 Room with Jacuzzi / 2500 Sq Ft Governor's Suite with 4 BR / All Non-smoking/Wi-Fi

    Dogwood Canyon Cabins
    16 miles from Big Cedar, this is a truly natural setting overlooking beautiful dogwood Canyon. Call 1-800-225-6343 for Dogwood Canyon reservations

    1-3 BR w/ satellite TV & VCR / Access to all nature park facilities within a short walk / Well equipped kitchen / Wood burning fireplace / Sofa sleeper / Outdoor furnishings/Gas Grill


WESTGATE BRANSON LAKES AT EMERALD POINTE
(West of hwy 65 on Hwy 265 south of Hollister, then left onto Hill Haven Road)

Mid-Upscale-Luxury
750 Emerald Pointe Dr., Hollister
West of Hwy 65
888-808-7410
wgemeraldpointe.com
Hollister-Gray on our area map

  • Property Amenities
  • 24 hr front desk / Marina and Boat dock / Fitness center / Barbeque facilities

  • Property Services
  • Catering & Convention services

  • Property Activities
  • Activities Program / Indoor and outdoor pools / Hot tub / Basketball court / 9-hole miniature golf course

  • Room Types
  • Pet friendly-one cat or one dog under 60 lbs- $80 clean-up charge

    1 BR Suite (583 Sq. Ft) , 1 BR Deluxe Suite (776 Sq. Ft), 2 BR Suite (1367 Sq. Ft)

  • Room Amenities Available
  • Fully equipped kitchen / 2 TV & VCR / Living room with sleeper sofa / Dining area / Washer/Dryer/Ironing board / Queen bed in master BR (King in the Deluxe Unit) / Deluxe & 2 BR Units have whirlpool/DVD/Balcony


The Hollister Resorts are some of the most convenient to accessing all that Branson has to offer while missing a good deal of the traffic. As you can see there is a range of styles in the area. Whether you are looking for a romantic cabin in Branson, MO area, a golf resort or luxury accommodations you have a lot of choices among the Hollister Resorts.

From the Hollister Resorts area Hwy 65 takes you north into the Downtown area and Branson Landing for great shopping, some of the best dining choices as well as entertainment. An exit at Hwy 76 will also take you quickly to the 76 East Area for a wide selection of theaters, activities and food.

Hwy 65 will also provide an easy way to get from the Hollister Resorts to the Branson North area for shows and shopping around Hwy 248 and the Branson Hills Parkway area.

Alternate routes to the 76 Central and 76 West Areas from any of the Hollister Resorts area are the Highways 165 or 265 that cross the Table Rock Dam. These routes can eliminate some of the heavy traffic along the Hwy 76 strip. Either one is a scenic trip through the hills of the Ozarks.

Along Hwy 165 is a scenic overlook area where you have a view of the Branson Area, Table Rock Lake and Lake Taneycomo. To the west you'll see the beautiful Chateau on the Lake Hotel overlooking Table Rock Lake and in the distance Inspiration Tower at Shepherd of the Hills Homestead. You can pick up a scoop of ice cream at Scoops right across the road from the overlook.

Hwy 165 and Hwy 265 come together as one south of the Table Rock Dam and then separate after crossing the dam. These routes are also the best routes when going to Shepherd of the Hills Homestead or Silver Dollar City from the Hollister Resorts. A couple of miles up to Hwy 265 is Hwy 376 that is a quick access to Shepherd of the Hills Expressway and the 76 West.

Every way you look at it, the Hollister Resorts provide a great area to base your Branson vacation.


In case you want to know………………………


The small town of Melva which is now a part of the Branson Creek area was completely destroyed and abandoned after a tornado hit in March of 1920. Eleven people were killed and 9 injured. The ruins of the town can still be seen on the Branson Creek property.

Hollister Resorts are located in an area that is full of caves, many of which were used by outlaws of the day as hideouts.

More history of the area can be found on these websites

  • wrvhs.org (White River Valley Historical Society)

  • Thelibrary.springfield.missouri.org

  • Cityofhollister.com

  • Ghosttowns.com/states/mo/melva.html

  • Branson-creek.com/history

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