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Bear Bottom Resort On Lake Of The Ozarks Is For Sale

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One of Lake of the Ozarks' most beloved, well-known family resorts, Bear Bottom Resort, is for sale.

Located at the 38 Mile Marker by water, and 123 Bear Bottom Road, Sunrise Beach, by land, Bear Bottom Resort brings boaters and vacationers to enjoy the idyllic location tucked in a cove just off the main channel. From the iconic waterslide to the restaurant, the RV park to the lakeside cottages, Bear Bottom Resort is a gem.

Here's a snapshot of what's there, and the potential for the future...

(Contact the Jason Whittle All-Pro Team, RE/MAX Lake of the Ozarks, to learn about buying Bear Bottom Resort800-836-2005)

Price: $6 million

Bear Bottom Resort

RV Park

Bear Bottom Resort - RV Park Slips

You will find over 100 RV spots, which includes 40 brand new sites this season. Nestled among mature shade trees each RV spot includes a firepit & a picnic table, and campers are always welcome to improve their site as they desire. All sites are full with over 800 people on a waiting list ready to sign an annual lease.

Bear Bottom Resort - RV Park Aerial

The annual lease includes water, sewer, trash, WiFi and electricity with a choice of 30 or 50 amps of service. However, the new sites have an option of 20/30/50 amps, and depending on which amp service is chosen ultimately decides the annual lease rate. All campers are welcome to enjoy the use of the resort pool, boat ramp, Shower house and laundry facilities.


Purchase Bear Bottom Resort for bragging rights of owning/operating Missouri’s Number 1 and Number 2 longest open flume body waterslides.

Bear Bottom Resort - Waterslides

Both slides end in a beautiful pool that is connected to a swim up bar featuring cold and/or frozen specialty drinks. The 2023 season will feature new hand railing and the slides are inspected annually by Safeslide.

Bear Bottom Resort - Waterslide



There are 10 updated lakeside Cottages of various sizes from 1 to 4 bedrooms. All cottages feature new windows & doors with a refreshed interior and are furnished with pots, pans, linens & dinnerware. Each cottage rental includes free use of the boat ramp, swim dock, and the resort pool.

Boat Slips/Ramp

Bear Bottom Resort - Dock

A great source of income for you at Bear Bottom Resort is the 50 boat slips on various docks, which includes 24 covered slips. For your day visitors by boat there is a pier that can dock up to 24 boats so everyone can come in and enjoy the resort at any time!

Various Dining & Pub Options

The lakeside restaurant includes both covered & open air seating facing the west for guest to take in stunning sunsets. Covered seating includes a dance area/band stage/arcade games, a deck so guests can step out to enjoy the fireworks or step inside to the pub to cool off in the air conditioning and watch their favorite team play on one of the big screen tvs.

Bear Bottom Resort - Bar & Patio

The outdoor lakeside seating area features mature trees and tables with umbrellas for shaded, lake view dining experiences for your guest. On the big deck is also the Tiki Bar for casual drinking and mingling!

Bear Bottom Resort - Bar

Another option to grab a bite or a cold drink is the swim up bar & the connected tiered, concrete patios. With all these options combined Bear Bottom Resort can entertain 697 guests for food and beverage options.

Bear Bottom Resort - Cool Drink Shot

The Pools

Technically there are 4 pools: The slide pool, the swim up bar pool, the Resort pool & with over 600 feet of lakefront we can claim that BIG pool that draws so many - Lake of the Ozarks!

Bear Bottom Resort - Pool
Bear Bottom Resort - Pool 2

In 2021 the pools owned by the resort became maintenance free when a sanitation system was installed with an automated computerized chemical feeder, VersaChlor. What used to take MANY hours of the day to keep them clean now is all automated!

Office & Novelties

Inside the resort business office is also a gift shop where guests can buy their favorite BEAR WEAR novelty items, and for the office staff there is an office area with 2 desks & 1/2 bath.

Untapped Potential

Looking for somewhere to put in a beach? Your dreams can be realized here at Bear Bottom Resort! Looking for more? There is enough room on the vacant 28 acres m/l for at least 500 more RV sites, so if you are looking to grow this is absolutely the property for you!

Bear Bottom Resort - Aerial
Bear Bottom Resort - Lake View
Bear Bottom Resort - Community Area
Bear Bottom Resort - Community Area 2
Bear Bottom Resort - Long Aerial

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