The Lake of the Ozarks wineries is a welcoming retreat for wine enthusiasts. The lake has attracted local and foreign tourists to the excellent entertainment, recreation, and cuisine it offer. All that along with luxurious accommodations and pristine waters makes the lake a perfect summer retreat for couples, families, and friends.
There would be hardly anything that beats the feeling of sipping wine on the bank of a beautiful, serene lake. For those of you who love great wines, this summer getaway offers much more. Lake of Ozarks is home to 6 different wineries and we’re listing down three of our favorites for you.
Shawnee Bluff Winery
Located on 2430 Bagnell Dam Boulevard, Shawnee Bluff Winery offers an outdoor deck and patio that overlooks the lake. Visit Shawnee Bluff to enjoy a full menu for lunch and dinner. They also offer wine tasting by bottle and/or glass, whichever you prefer. The guest rooms at Shawnee Bluff Winery offer a comfortable accommodation in case you wish to stay for the night and relish the spectacular views of the surroundings. There is always something happening at the Shawnee Bluff Winery, and you’ll love the live music on the weekends.
Seven Springs Winery
The Seven Springs Winery is spread across 160 acres of rolling foothills in Missouri. The winery is located between Osage Beach and Camdenton which is a 10 minute drive from both of the locations. Seven Springs Winery features a covered patio and porch area where you can sit back, relax and take in the admirable views of the surroundings while sipping on your favorite wine. The winery offers wine tasting complimented by a light menu of sandwiches, soups, cheese trays, various breads, and dipping oils. For those of you with an adventurous taste palette, the micro brews and sangrias served at Seven Springs Winery are something to look forward to. They even provide a shuttle service to and from the lake area.
Casa de Loco
Located on 985 East Highway 54, Camdenton, Mo. They have a fantastic wine selection and wine tastings. Wedding venues, and corporate outings are quite popular for the locals and tourists. Whether you’re looking for a rewarding wine tasting experience or just a romantic getaway over the weekend, Casa De Loco is where you need to be. Enjoy great wine on an afternoon picnic or a candlelight dinner for two – the winery is ideal for both!
So if you’re looking for a place that has it all – breathtaking landscapes, great vacation rentals, and plenty of wineries – head over to Lake of the Ozarks for your next holiday!