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Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

I am here right now for a week with my family. We have 5 kids...the oldest is 11 and the youngest is 1. I am writing a detailed review because I feel like this resort is not getting a fair shake in the reviews. This is a very large complex and it is positioned on a hillside. This could be...

7Thank Julie G
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

I stayed for a conference so I didn't take advantage of the pool, the lake, or any of the water sport activities. This is a large complex and they are working on upgrades. I stayed in the main building which may be one of the better locations. The room had been redone but looks like a room from the 1980s....

1Thank Kemper07
Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 19 July 2015

We had a nice weekend stay at Tan-Tar-A. We stayed here because it had a nice pool overlooking the Lake. It has a waterslide the kids loved and some waterfalls that added to the ambiance. Although you can't bring food and drinks into the pool area, there is a bar that sells food and drinks. The food is mostly just...

1Thank Shawn B
Springfield, Missouri
Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

A good place to stay. Problem is a lake view room can have a great view or questionable view. Not consistent. Lots of things to do with the kids although most things will cost a little extra. Lots of conventions are held here as well. Check ahead to see which ones might be going on.

Thank Zane131
Swansea, Illinois
Reviewed 16 July 2015

Hotel seemed to be recently updated. We were on the main floor and there was a convention there but we heard little noise from the hall. Our room had 2 king beds, was very spacious and clean. It was on the end, so the balcony was tiny, 2 chairs barely fit on it with almost no room in between them....

2Thank LovesToTravel918
DianneS0260, Guest Relations Manager at Tan-Tar-A Resort, Golf Club, Marina & Indoor Waterpark, responded to this review

Dear LovesToTravel918, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay at Tan-Tar-A Resort. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your overall stay. We apologize for the service that you received at check-in. Your comments will surely be addressed, and please take note that this is not the norm or level...

Saint Charles, Missouri
Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

Tan-Tar-A is an older resort and they are doing some remodeling but the property still looks very dated and some rooms/areas smell old and musty. Our room was nice, on the 8th floor, seems to have been recently remodeled but I heard that's not the case for the rest of the resort. Also, there were flies EVERYWHERE! Please put up...

1Thank Elizabeth W
Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed 15 July 2015

We were in the "C" complex, which worked great for us as it was close to both of the swimming pools and the restaurants. We had a non lake view room, but it worked fine as we were not in our room much. The rooms were large and beds comfy. The room did have a musty smell, but I chalked...

2Thank TravelLady1980
Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

Enjoyed our stay. Would love to visit again after remodel is completed. Loved that it wasn't crowded at the time of year we visited. Indoor water park is small, but amused our kids, ages 10, 8, and 3. Outdoor pools and water park were closed. Indoor pool was gorgeous.

Thank Lena W
Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

We are just finishing our 1 week stay (Monday to Monday). The location is amazing however there are several things that I did not like about our stay. First, when we booked our trip we asked for 2 lake view suites side by side so that we could be close to each other, even calling the day before our arrival...

1Thank Josh R
Killeen, Texas, United States
Reviewed 11 July 2015

seems old, no elevator, endless hallways and stairways, cold pools ( inside and outside), breakfast buffet at the black bear restaurant was not good, front desk didn`t offer help with luggage up to second floor room.. room was clean, view was nice.. have to say we had rain which did not help , we had to look for inside activities....

Thank Manuela L

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  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
At Tan-Tar-A Resort, we provide guests endless excitement with an abundance of year round recreational activities in a casual and relaxed resort setting with an experienced team of friendly staff. Conveniently located on the shores of the Lake of the Ozarks in Central Missouri,Tan-Tar-A Resort offers a great value for families, couples, and conference attendees with:- Exciting water adventures including wave runners, and ski, pontoon & paddle boat rentals- Wet, wild indoor family fun at Timber Falls Indoor Waterpark- 27 holes of championship golf with tree-lined fairways, rolling hills and breathtaking vistas of the Lake of the Ozarks- The "Bears Den" Arcade, guided horseback trail rides, miniature golf, a bowling alley and two outdoor tennis courts provide guests of all ages a variety of fun experiences- Seasonal supervised fun for kids ages 4-12 at "Kids Kabin" and "Camp Tan-Tar-A". While the adults are golfing or enjoying a romantic day at the spa, the kids can have the times of their lives with a variety of affordable fun activities2- Windjammer Spa and Salon is the place to spend a day nourishing your body and soul in an intimate, relaxed setting- 9 restaurants & lounges available to suit every palate and pocketbook, from hardy casual Ozark favorites to lakeside dining- Over 90,000 square feet of customizable indoor meeting space with 30 meeting rooms,as well as multiple scenic outdoor venues- Experienced, down-to-earth conference planning team offering solutions to unique group events- Personalized, custom wedding services, down to the last detail ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tan-Tar-A Resort, Golf Club, Marina & Indoor Waterpark

Address: 494 Tan Tar a Drive, Osage Beach, MO 65065
Region: United States > Missouri > Lake of the Ozarks > Osage Beach
Price Range: ₹ 7,287 - ₹ 9,627 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Tan-Tar-A Resort, Golf Club, Marina & Indoor Waterpark 3*
Number of rooms: 700
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Also Known As:
Tan-Tar-a Resort, Golf Club, Marina And Indoor Waterpark
Tan-Tar-a Resort, Golf Club, Marina & Indoor Waterpark Hotel Osage Beach
Osage Beach Tan Tar a Resort
Tan Tara Resort
Tan Tar Hotel Osage Beach
Tan Tar Resort Osage Beach
Tan-Tar-A Resort, Golf Club, Marina & Indoor Waterpark Osage Beach, MO - Lake Of The Ozarks
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“Ask for a room with a balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles 525robyno, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms by the Lake have best view”
 of 5 bubbles chibidakki, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Stay in one of the duplexes by the water's edge.”
 of 5 bubbles sallylogan47, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Be sure to ask for a room with a lake view!”
 of 5 bubbles ConnieML, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Definitely ask for a lake-view room. Stunning views.”
 of 5 bubbles Hope4lee, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
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