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Bear Bottom Resort

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Leawood, Kansas
Reviewed 31 July 2016

This was our second time to stay at Bear Bottom. The first time we stayed in a small room and this year we choose a larger cabin. It is a family run business and everyone is very friendly. It is nice because there are two water slides right on the property that the kids loved. Unfortunately we did not have...

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Lincoln, Nebraska
Reviewed 7 July 2016

It was ok. Pool is old and kinda falling apart. Slides are fun for kids but not the safest. Bugs and bandaids in the pool. If this place is close to you and you want to drive up the boat and sit at the swimup bar...maybe but I won't make a special trip to be here. Drinks were lackluster at...

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Thank Amber B
Key West, Florida
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Really fun place on the water...excellent atmosphere, food and service! The nachos are a must...best I have ever had. Room for a couple or large group no problem. They have a water slide that can keep kids entertained for hours. Come by boat or land. Saturday nights they have fireworks display. Very friendly staff!

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Thank Banshee694
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Good food and drinks! Great service! Servers go beyond the call of just serving food and drinks! Someone in our party dropped a phone and it bounced off the deck and into the water! Our server handed over his phone, wallet, keys and jumped in to get the phone out of the water! They also have pools and waterslides!

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1Thank Christan B
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

We Love Bear Bottom. What more can you want. Slides for the kids!!! Bar and Grill for the Adults!!! Camping!!! Friendly Staff and Wonderful Owners we call Friends now!!! We've docked at Lighthouse Marina. 5-65 Marina. Millstone Marina. And will NEVER go somewhere else.

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Thank Kim N
Osage Beach, Missouri
Reviewed 25 May 2016

This place is Old, Run Down, and a basic overall dive! Went to see the Last Call Band, the idiot DJ took over the mic and was screaming trying to be so cool, it was nuts! It stinks in there like stale smoke and beer. Its a hole!! Go somewhere else!!

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Cullowhee, North Carolina
Reviewed 16 December 2015

We boated to the resort for an afternoon of fun with a group of 20, in two boats. parking is hard to come by. The dock girls were inexperienced in parking boats and giving clear, load directions. The bar and restaurant staff were good but overworked. The kids really enjoy the $10 waterslide. Can't beat that value for a child....

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Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed 22 September 2015

We stayed at the Bear Bottom Resort recently. We love the restaurant, it had wonderful food and the staff were great. Everyone at the resort was very friendly and made you feel very welcomed. The resort has a wonderful view and a great location. On the down side the housekeeping is something to be desired. In Cabin 6 there was...

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Thank Traveling555
Anchorage
Reviewed 18 September 2015

Went in July with some family. Had 2 rooms. Rooms are old, dingy, dirty. The bigger room that we were doing all of the food prep in had a serious ant problem. Sheet had stains on them. Old lumpy pillows with stains on them. We were Ina cabin for 4 people, it was stocked with 2 towels. We had to...

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Camdenton, Missouri
Reviewed 16 August 2015

So people go here for the slides that are high and fast. Below that pool is another pool with a bar.....1. the concrete is ROUGH, you will ruin your bathing suit, if you sit at the bar sit on a towel. 2. CLOUDY WATER....you can't see the stairs - they're white, expect scrapes to toes and heels, these need to...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Bear Bottom Resort

Address: 83 Hooligan Bay Dr, Sunrise Beach, MO 65079
Region: United States > Missouri > Lake of the Ozarks > Sunrise Beach
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Bear Bottom Hotel Sunrise Beach
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“best ones are lower by the lake”
jonellj705, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We only went to the restaurant so I cannot comment on the rooms.”
kreskyhr, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We were told any room but No. 6 was okay.”
Traveling555, 21 Sep 2015 | Read review
“IF you were on a budget and a young family looking for a place to have a fun weekend on a budget it would be fun.”
287DanH287, 20 Jul 2015 | Read review
“try the fireman suite”
yayahelliganh, 26 Jun 2015 | Read review
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