Frequently Asked Questions About Point View Resort
About the Resort Layout
Do you have a map of the Resort showing where specific features are located?
Yes! Please click this link below to see a full map of the resort.
Boats and Fishing
Can I launch my boat at Point View? Do you have slips?
Because of our launch location, we can only launch boats up to 22 ft. If you have a bigger boat we can help you arrange a place close by to launch your boat. We have 18 covered slips available to rent, some of which will house a boat up to 30 feet. All the slips are well maintained, with newer bumpers.
Do you rent boats at the resort?
We have well maintained 16-foot aluminum fishing boats with 15hp and 25hp electric start motors for rent. If you are looking for something bigger, we can help you make arrangement with local boat rental companies.
Do you have a heated fishing dock? Can I use it if I’m not staying at the resort?
We have a two-well heated fishing dock that is available only for our guests.
Do the docks have electricity?
Yes, we have 120V outlets throughout the docks, including in the fishing dock.
Do I need a fishing license to fish at the resort?
Missouri requires everyone over 15 and under 65 to have a fishing license. We can help you buy your license online and print it right at the resort.
What kind of fish can you catch around the resort?
The most common fish are crappie, white bass, catfish, spoonbill and bluegill. But there are many other kinds of fish in the lake. We keep well maintained crappie beds under our docks to make sure the fish are plentiful. We also have three fish-cleaning stations for your convenience.
Do you sell bait?
Yes, we keep supply of minnows and nightcrawlers on hand for fishing at the resort.
Where is the resort located on the lake?
Point View Resort is located 6 miles upstream from the 31mm of the main channel. This area is considered the “clean, clear waters” side of the lake where you can easily enjoy boating, fishing, swimming and water sports.
Things To Do
Is the resort handicapped accessible?
No. While our grounds are very level for the area, and are well groomed, the natural landscape is rocky and can be uneven. We recommend everyone use caution as they move around the grounds.
What dry recreation do you have onsite?
We have a number of outdoor recreational games available for our guests including Corn Hole, Ladder Ball, Yardzee, and Shuffleboard. We also have a fire pit to gather around in the evening. A fantastic game Game Room (Foosball, Pool Table, Air Hockey, Arcade Games and various different board games)
What recreational activities do you have that are on the lake?
All of our recreational activities are free of charge for all of our guests to enjoy! *Excluding Personal Watercraft Rental*
- Standup Paddle Boards
- Water Trampoline
- Inflatable Water Toys
- Paddle Boats
- Waverunners (Available For Rent)
Do you have a swimming pool?
We do not have a pool, but we have two manicured sandy beaches that slope gradually into the lake, providing easily accessible, excellent swimming. We also have a swim platform and a huge water trampoline to provide even more water fun.
Do you have lifeguards
No. All units are located very near the lake. Please ensure you have the proper water safety devices and that children are properly supervised. There are no lifeguards on duty, so all water activities are at your own risk.
Do you have an air compressor for inflatable toys?
Yes, and it is free of charge for our guests to use.
Do you have ice available for sale on the resort?
Yes, we have a stocked ice machine and ice is available for $2.00 per bag.
Do you require a deposit to reserve a cabin?
All reservations require a non-refundable deposit. This non-refundable deposit will vary based on the season of your stay. Please call the resort at 573-873-5340 to change or cancel your reservation. We will work with you to find a new reservation date.
What time is check-in and check-out?
Check-in time is 2pm and Check-out is 10am. While we can usually offer early check-ins, space constraints do not allow late check-outs.
What is the minimum stay?
We do not have a minimum night stay.
Do you charge for extra people?
All cabins are priced for 4 people, each additional person is $10.00 per day. Cabins may be occupied only by the number of people registered at check-in.
Do you offer towels at the resort?
We provide towels for all guests to use inside the cabins. If you need any towels or blankets for outside recreation please provide your own. We will swap out your towels for clean ones on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Simply bring your dirty towels to the office by 11am in the bags provided and we will exchange them with new ones.
Do you charge a cleaning fee?
No, cleaning the room and laundering linen is included in the nightly fee. However, guests are expected to treat the property respectfully, and will be charged for any excessive damage. A cleaning fee will only be assessed if unreasonable cleaning is required; this will be solely determined by management. Please notify the management immediately if there is damage, unsafe conditions, or any other defect in the unit.
Do you accept credit cards?
Yes. We accept Mastercard, Visa, Discover, and American Express.
Do you provide linens?
Yes, all bed, bath, and kitchen linens are provided for use in the cabin. Please bring your own beach towels or blankets for outside use.
Do you allow pets?
No. Pets are not allowed in any of our units or on the grounds.
Is smoking allowed?
All of our cabins are smoke-free. A $200 cleaning fee will be charged for smoking in the cabins. We do have ashtrays outside the cabins for your convenience.