Remote Retreat Set in the Ozark Hills in Dixon, MissouriDixon, Missouri (United States)
Remote Retreat Set in the Ozark Hills in Dixon, Missouri
- Pets allowed
In the living room, there is a television, DVD player, a stereo, games, and books. The dining area can seat up to six guests. The kitchen comes with an oven, a stove, a microwave, and a toaster. A range of utensils and cookware are available for use. Glampers can also access the coffeemaker and the fridge. Other amenities include air conditioning, heating, and a hairdryer. Parking is available on site and there is Wi-Fi access.
Outside, there is a spacious deck with furniture for relaxing under the sun. A fire pit, a barbecue kettle, and wood are provided for guests to use.
- Queen-size bed
- Double bed
- Linens and pillows
- Dining table
- Cooking basics
- Fire pit
Glampers have private access to the Gasconade River and can make use of the on-site mountain bikes, canoes, and boats. There is parking and bicycle storage on site. Wi-Fi access is available throughout the property. Linens and towels are provided.
- Sports equipment storage
Location + Surroundings
Famous stops on Route 66, such as Devil’s Elbow Bridge and Uranus Fudge Factory, are under an hour away. St James Winery is only 37 miles from the retreat. Mark Twain National Forest is over an hour and 15 minutes’ drive from the site.
Rolla, which is home to Fugitive Beach, Splash Zone Waterpark, and Ber Juan Park, is only 35 miles away. Jefferson City and Lebanon are both under an hour and 10 minutes’ drive from the property. Further out, St Louis is reachable in just over two hours by car.
Domestic travelers can fly into Rolla National Airport, which is only 23 miles away. For those traveling from overseas, St Louis Lambert International Airport is two hours and 15 minutes away.
- Horseback riding
- Wine tasting
- Wildlife watching
Dixon is home to a small Amish community where guests can buy handmade goods. There is a range of eateries, caves, and antique stores in the area.
Hikers can take on some of the many trails across the Ozark Hills. Just a few steps from the retreat, Clifty Creek Natural Area has a two-mile loop leading to the breathtaking Clifty Creek Natural Bridge and picturesque cliffs, perfect for photographers. Birdwatchers can spot kingfishers and Louisiana waterthrush, while hunting is also permitted in the area.
Mark Twain National Forest has around 750 miles of paths perfect for hiking, horseback riding, and mountain biking. There are over 350 miles of perennial streams, ideal for canoeing, kayaking, and rafting.
Glampers seeking a more relaxed pace can enjoy wine tasting tours at the St James Winery. Guests can enjoy a round of golf at Oak Hills Country Club, Oak Meadow Country Club, and St James Golf Club, all within an hour of the property.
There are two popular Route 66 stops which are reachable in under 40 minutes from the retreat. The historic Devil’s Elbow Bridge is one of Missouri’s seven scenic wonders and offers stunning views over the Big Piney River. Guests with a sweet tooth will love the selection of products on offer at Uranus Fudge Factory.
Under an hour away, Rolla Is home to Fugitive Beach, which is great for sunbathing and swimming. There are waterslides, cliff jumps, and sand volleyball for active glampers. Thrill seekers will love the range of attractions at Splash Zone Waterpark. Next door to that, Ber Juan Park is ideal for picnics and relaxing under the sun.
Just over an hour away, guests can head to Jefferson City or Lebanon for a shopping, bars, restaurants, cafes, and sightseeing. Further out, St Louis has a zoo, botanical gardens, museums, and much more for glampers to see.
Those who would rather stay close to the retreat can have fun without having to travel. Guests have private access to the Gasconade River and can make use of the boats, or canoes provided by the host. Swimming and fishing are also popular in the river. There are mountain bikes for visitors to use. Glampers can also relax with a book or bask in the natural surroundings while overlooking the vast woodland area from the comfort of the deck.
Check-in: 03:00 PM
Check-out: 11:30 AM
Infants allowed Under 2 years old
Children allowed 2-12 years old
A security deposit amounting to either one night or half of the total amount – whichever is larger - is required. Additional guests will be charged $15 per person per day or $75 per person per week. There is no cost for children under eight-years-old.
There is a two-day minimum stay except on major holiday weekends when the minimum stay is three days. Week-long stays can begin any day except Saturdays.
A maximum of two pets is permitted. Pets must be well-mannered and are not allowed on the furniture. Guests should ensure all pets are treated for fleas and are not left alone indoors unless crated. Horse pens are available on site.
Smoking is not allowed indoors but is permitted on the decks and porches.