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Memorable Getaways At Chateau on the Lake Resort and Spa

 A top the beautiful Ozark mountaintop overlooking Branson, Missouri's scenic Table Rock Lake is the elegant AAA Four-Diamond Chateau on the Lake Resort & Spa. The Chateau on the Lake Resort & Spa features 301 spacious guest rooms and suites with cherry wood beds, down comforters, tiled stone baths, dual-line telephones with data port, and WiFi access, in-room movies, and music for a nominal fee. Rooms also feature a iron and ironing board, coffee maker, in-room safes, and for those who travel with their pet there are a number of select pet-friendly rooms available.

The resort has an array of recreational options that include t he resort's Chateau on the Lake Marina, open most of the year, offers more water sports activities than any other resort in the Midwest. Offerings at the full-service marina include overnight boat slips, and an array of watercraft rentals, parasailing, guided fishing excursions, scuba diving, and snorkeling. With 850 miles of pristine shoreline and 80 miles of crystal blue water, Table Rock Lake is a perfect water playground.

For those who wish to relax there is the impressive 14,000-square-foot Spa Chateau. The full-service spa, which opened in 2006, features 10 luxurious treatment rooms; customized body treatments; a soothing Infinity Tub that is filled from the ceiling; a decadent Roman Bath situated beneath a waterfall overlooking Table Rock Lake; a lake-view Movement Therapy Studio for Yoga; and a unique Barber Spa.

Additional recreational offerings at the resort include a 24-hour fitness center, two lighted tennis courts, a year-round indoor pool, a seasonal pool outdoors, indoor and outdoor hot tubs, nature and biking trails, The Sassafras Movie Theater, Crawdaddies Kids Club, and full-service concierge. Golfing at six area courses, which includes two of Missouri's finest, also is available to guests.

Dining options at Chateau on the Lake Resort & Spa include the award-winning Chateau Grille, which features a stunning view of Table Rock Lake; the 9 th Street Italian Deli, serving bistro-style sandwiches and hand-made pizza; the Atrium Café & Wine Bar, located in the lobby beside an indoor waterfall and stream brimming with colorful Koi fish; and The Sweet Shoppe, offering ice cream, baked goods, and specialty coffees.

Chateau on the Lake Resort & Spa also offers special packages and events throughout the year. During these event bands perform rock, R&B, and dance favorites from the 70's and 80's, and there are activities for everyone to enjoy as well. Among these are the memorable New Year's celebrations at the beautiful resort and spa, who partnered with one of Branson's most popular attractions, the acclaimed Titanic: The World's Largest Interactive Titanic Museum & Exhibition to host a one-of-a-kind event.

During the Spring you can take a break with their March Madness Package, and others that offer great saving. Among the popular deals are those which let your kids 5 and under to eat free from the kid’s menu in the Atrium Café when accompanied by an adult.

Check with your host when you arrive for specials offered at the Spa Chateau. The full-service spa features 10 luxurious treatment rooms; customized body treatments; a soothing Infinity Tub that is filled from the ceiling; an opulent Roman Bath situated beneath a waterfall overlooking Table Rock Lake; a lake-view Movement Therapy Studio for Yoga; and a unique Barber Spa.

Whether planning a holiday vacation or a romantic getaway the Chateau on the Lake Resort & Spa is the perfect destination for an escape in Branson.

By Melody Schubert

Getting There:

This is just one of the many packages that the Chateau on the Lake Resort & Spa offers during the year. To check on other packages available and book reservations, call 1-888-333-LAKE (5253) or (417) 334-1161, or visit www.ChateauOnTheLake.com .

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