Conveniently located in the heart of Missouri, The Lake of the Ozarks is the Midwest's premier lake resort destination, offering world-class boating, golfing, shopping and fishing, and a wide variety of lodging, restaurants, state parks, and other recreational activities to suit any budget and taste. Lake of the Ozarks vacations are defined by the Lake and its many waterfront accommodations, restaurants, recreational and entertainment venues.
At the Lake of the Ozarks you can be as lively or laid back as you want to be. Bring your family, your friends and your colleagues to discover Central Missouri's Lake of the Ozarks.
Life at the Lake
It takes a thriving community of diverse businesses to support a popular vacation destination like the Lake of the Ozarks. Businesses in and around the Lake of the Ozarks area offer everything a visitor or resident could require for a vacation, a meeting or conference, a second home--even for a lifetime. At the Lake of the Ozarks, we're proud of the numerous businesses that have chosen to set up shop here. You'll find all the services you need right here at the Lake of the Ozarks.
"Romance in Bridal Cave" [Read More]
An engaged couple revisits the location of their first date
He had proposed a few days before at my favorite restaurant in our hometown, and now we were taking our annual trip to Lake of the Ozarks. Our families have been friends since we were kids, and we’ve all been coming to Lake of the Ozarks together for as long as I can remember.
"Shopping at Lake of the Ozarks" [Read More]
Retail stores and lakeside family R&R ready me for a return to the workforce
Lucky for me, our upcoming vacation had just the place to help me update my wardrobe for this next big step.
"Lake of the Ozarks Dining & Entertainment" [Read More]
Experiencing Lake of the Ozarks for the first time
“You’re going to love it, trust me. My family has been coming here since before I was born.” My boyfriend, Sam, was bouncing up and down in the driver’s seat like an overactive toddler. I couldn’t help but smile. Not being a native Missourian, this was my first trip to Lake of the Ozarks.