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Romantic Date in A Jacuzzi Branson Suite

 

For a romantic vacation with your special someone, why not plan a getaway in the Midwest where everything is laid back and fun at the same time? Choose to be in Branson Missouri for your own getaway as a couple. Branson offers you lots of attractions and activities so you can have your own time for yourself, and at the same time making memories with your loved one. To make your Branson vacation even more perfect, there is only one place to go to when it comes to your lodging place – Thousand Hills Hotel and Golf Resort.

Thousand Hills has a very strategic location that will ensure you enjoy every bit of Branson while you are on vacation. It is located in the famous Highway 76, which is also considered to be the entertainment district of Branson. You can also find nearby theme parks and nature parks in this area. There are also the best restaurants and shopping malls in Branson near Highway 76. You are just a heartbeat away from places like Andy Williams Theater, Lonestar Steakhouse, Tanger Outlets, and many other shopping, dining, and live music places. Life would be so much easier when you are near all the things you want and need for your vacation.

For a romantic lodging place in Branson, rent a Jacuzzi Suite in Thousand Hills Golf Resort. The Jacuzzi Suites in Branson’s Thousand Hills is a couple’s dream getaway suite. It has a large, two-person whirpool tub in an overly large master bedroom. There is also a shower in the adjoining bathroom. Thousand Hills’ Jacuzzi Suites is a 620 square foot king suite in Branson which has everything waiting for you with its fully furnished bedrooms and bathrooms. A separate living area is also available in this suite so you can have your bonding moments over your favorite movie, which is also made possible with the suite’s cable television with premium channels, and a DVD player, too. You can also share your sweet moments with your special someone to the whole world with the Jacuzzi suites’ free high-speed wireless internet. Another feature of this Jacuzzi Suite in Branson is its private deck or porch, so you can have more moments together to talk about anything, and also to see the beautiful scenery brought about by the Ozarks.

Make that vacation date with your sweetheart a very special one. It may be any momentous occasion like an anniversary, honeymoon, birthday, or you may just simply want to spend time together. Let Branson be your partner in seeing your wonderful relationship blossom. Book your stay in Branson’s Jacuzzi Suite in Thousand Hills! For reservations, just call 1-877-262-0430.

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Go For A Branson Golf Home

 

Are you searching for the perfect retirement home? Or a vacation home for you and your family? Perhaps a home to start with your loved one? One place where you can have the best of it all is in Branson Missouri. Branson is the most happening place in the Midwest, with its world-class live music shows, tourist spots, theme parks, shopping malls, and a lot more.

When choosing a home in Branson, there is only one place to go to – Thousand Hills Hotel and Golf Resort.  Thousand Hills is the industry leader when it comes to real estate in Branson. You can never go wrong with choosing the best of the best for your home in Branson. Thousand Hills Hotel and Golf Resort offers various real estate choices for you. One of the most popular choices is the Branson golf homes in Thouand Hills Golf Resort. This choice is especially for you if you are a golf enthusiast! For those who aren’t, the promise of a beautiful scenery and living in the lush greens of Thousand Hills would make you feel like you are on a vacation everyday.

The Branson golf homes in Thousand Hills Golf Resort is located in the Green Mountain Drive at 100 Residence Lane. All in all, there are 34 patio homes available. Of course, the Branson golf homes in Thousand Hills will surely not disappoint because it is located in the award winning golf course in Thousand Hills. Thousand Hills’ golf homes are each 1650 square foot units. These also has open floor plans with 3 bedrooms. Two of the bedrooms in these golf homes are located upstairs. These homes also have 2 baths, kitchens with granite countertops and granite slab accents, wood flooring in the living room, and also a two car garage. Not only will you be living comfortably, you will also be living luxuriously in the Branson golf homes in Thousand Hills. To add more to the fun of living in these golf homes, there is an outdoor swimming pool available for use by the Branson golf home community.

Living in Thousand Hills is also a great advantage for you since it is simply located in the best spot in Branson. Thousand Hills is very near Branson’s entertainment district. You can watch your favorite shows whenever you want, and be home in just a couple of minutes. You can also embark on a new adventure everyday in Silver Dollar City because it is also close to Thousand Hills. For your basic needs, there is also shopping malls and restaurants near Thousand Hills. Everything is to your convenience in Thousand Hills. Don’t miss out on your chance now to live the life you have dreamed of. 

Inquire now about the Branson golf homes in Thousand Hills by calling 1-877-262-0430. 

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Reserve a Tee Time Online

Thousand Hills Golf LogoIf you want to schedule a golf party, a game with the family and friends, or a tournament event, you can do it quick with Thousand Hills Branson Golf which offers online reservation for tee time. The 18-hole public golf course at the Thousand Hills Golf Resort is one of the most popular golf courses in Branson for many good reasons. It was rated 4-Stars in 2009 by Golf Digest magazine and was voted Best of the Ozarks for the past two years in a row by the readers of the Springfield News-Leader for Branson Golf Courses.

If you and your fellow golfers want to test your skills, there is no other golf course in Branson that can deliver like Thousand Hills Golf Resort. As an awardee of the Golf Digest magazine, you can be sure that Thousand Hills Golf Resort is truly the most challenging and the most visited golf course in Branson, Missouri. Thousand Hills was designed by Robert E. Cupp that gives an exciting and thrilling test for beginner and professional golfers. Located around the natural scenery of the Ozarks, this golf course features all the comforts of a first-class and premier golf facility. The convenient city location genuinely gives golfers great advantage as compared to other golf courses in Branson.

Thousand Hills Golf Resort in Branson has a unique ability to cater different skill levels of golfers. From neophyte to professional, the resort has three separate sets of tees that ensure an interesting and challenging game without discrimination of age or skill level of golfers. The perfect location of the golf course near the majestic lakes is another good benefit of playing the resort’s 18-hole masterpiece.

As your golf adventure takes you through the beautiful natural scenery, wooded hills, awesome colors of the foliage around the Ozark Mountains, you would never think that you were within a short distance from the 76 Strip and Branson’s world famous live music shows. This golf resort in Branson is also within 5-minute drive from Lake Taneycomo and 10 minutes from Table Rock Lake. The convenient location of the golf course in a beautiful surrounding with a calm and relaxing atmosphere makes every golfer decide to come back some other time.

Thousand Hills Golf Resort offers full service to all golfers and provides amenities such as indoor and outdoor pools and exercise facility. The resort also offers discounts to all nightly rental guests. All golfers can enjoy online discounts offered by the golf resort by simply clicking the Thousand Hills website. You can also check our Online Store that includes multi-course offers and golf packages. You can also have the chance to make a tee time reservation of your golf course tee times up to 60 days in advance.

 

 

 

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Join the Ozark Mountain Thunder Motorcycle Rally in Branson

 

Heads up for the people who love so much action, adventure, and an adrenaline rush! Finally, Branson will not just be a live entertainment capital of the world for you. Your ultimate vacation destination in the Midwest is also the place where you can witness breathtaking and adrenaline-pumping action!

This event full of thrills and excitement is called the Ozark Mountain Thunder Motorcycle Rally. This event will be held on June 19 up to June 21, 2014. Now would be the perfect time to plan on joining this event. This event will be happening in the Area 57 Event Center in 1610 West Highway 76 in Branson, Missouri And the best thing about this event is that it has free entrance and it is open to the public! Whether you are a fan of motorcycle shows, or you just want to experience an event if this kind, you are still very much welcome to go to the Ozark Mountain Thunder Motorcycle Rally. The event will not only feature a motorcycle show. You can also enjoy other activities and attractions such as poker runs, live music bands, ride in movies, street vendors, and a whole lot more.

The Area 57 Event Center for the Ozark Mountain Thunder Motorcycle Rally is also located in Highway 76, an area which is considered by many tourists to be Branson’s entertainment district. So if you are coming to see the Ozark Mountain Thunder Motorcycle Rally, make sure that you make the most out of your visit to Branson, too. Don’t miss out on the live music shows and theater plays that Branson is very famous for. You can also visit Branson’s world-class theme park, Silver Dollar City. In Silver Dollar City, you must try the ride called Outlaw Run, which is also considered to be the most daring wood coaster in the world. Be ready for adrenaline-packed and adventure-filled moments here in Branson. To provide you with some breathers from all the excitement from the motorcycle show and theme parks, you can always visit Branson’s nature parks. The nature parks of Branson are a really great way to be able to commune with nature and to free yourself from worries.

To make your vacation to Branson even more special, go to a place with offers you luxurious living, comfort, and convenience. In Branson, there is only one place to give you that – Thousand Hills Hotel and Golf Resort. Thousand Hills is located in Highway 76 also, perfect for you not to miss anything in the Ozark Mountain Thunder Motorcycle Rally. Imagine being home in just minutes after spending a whole day in the event. Thousand Hills also offers your various lodging options, depending on what you may need.

Make your vacation a truly memorable one by spending it in the Ozark Mountain Thunder Motorcycle Rally and Thousand Hills Hotel and Golf Resort. Inquire now about the lodging places in Thousand Hills. just call 1-877-262-0430.

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Shop in Memorial Day Weekend Sale in Tanger Mall

 

Shopping may not be the first thing that would come to your mind when you think about Branson. But shopping is one of the things that you can enjoy in Branson. In fact, it has even become an attraction in itself already. Branson’s outlet malls offer you the best finds with great bargains, too. Another thing you have to watch out for are the occasional sales that happen in these malls.

Get ready to shop until you drop in Branson because this month of May marks the sale season! Plan your vacation trip to Branson as early as now because on the 23rd to the 26th of May 2014, a Memorial Day Weekend Sale is happening in Branson’s Tanger Mall! Tanger Mall is one of Branson’s most famous outlet malls. This is one place where you can have your favorite designer clothes at big, big savings! Some of the brands that you can find in Tanger Outler Center are Abercrombie & Fitch, Adidas, Aeropostale, Calvin Klein, Chico’s Outlet, Converse, DKNY, Guess, GAP Outlet, Kenneth Cole, Kipling, Lacoste, Michael Kors, Nautica, Polo Ralph Lauren, Reebok, Skechers, Tommy Hilfiger, Vans, Van Heusen, and many others. You can now be updated with the latest in the fashion industry even while you are enjoying your vacation. For the fashion savvy kids, there are also shops that cater to them. Tanger Outlet Mall not only gives you the best fashion finds, it also has the best restaurants to give you a lift from all the shopping.

The Memorial Day Weekend Sale goes on for four days, so you can have a lot of time to catch up in case you miss your chances. You can get really big savings in this weekend sale so while you are at it, plan an itinerary in Branson wherein you can make the most out of your visit. One must visit the most popular theme park in Branson, Silver Dollar City where the world class rides are. When in Silver Dollar City, make sure that you try the Outlaw Run which is known to be the world’s most daring wood coaster. Other attractions that you should not miss out in Branson are the live music shows that Branson is very famous for. Catch a live music show in Highway 76 to make your Branson vacation a memorable one. Get to see the homegrown talents in Branson as they take over the stage and entertain you with good music and their own brand of entertainment.

If you are looking for a place to stay in Branson, go to Thousand Hills Golf Resort where you can have various lodging options. You are also guaranteed convenience since Thousand Hills is also located near Branson’s entertainment district. Book that trip to Branson now! Dial 1-877-262-0430 for inquiries.

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Have Some Fun under the Sun in Branson’s White Water

 

During summer season, you may experience the rise of temperature in the day that can make you uncomfortable. Not so in Branson, your summer vacation will always be full of fun no matter how hot the outside temperature is because at Branson’s White Water you have many reasons to beat the summer heat. White Water Adventure in Branson is a perfect summer getaway that will let you enjoy awesome great wave pools, water slides, and other exciting water rides. This park in Silver Dollar City features ten park rides with an area of 13 acres. Great attractions in the Silver Dollar City include Ride The Ducks, Showboat Branson Belle, and Dolly Parton’s Dixie Stampede.   

This summer season 2014, White Water park features the KaPau Plummet, a new water ride that features two dueling 240-foot slides, each launching into a 70-degree plunge. This thrilling water ride surpasses any water ride thrills at Branson’s White Water. Riders in this KaPau Plummet can experience a exhilarating thrill ride where it starts from atop a 40-foot tower.  This thrilling attraction and heart pumping ride will take you down at a speed of 26 feet per second on free fall.

Aloha River LogoBranson’s White Water features three popular rides namely Kalani Towers, Aloha River, and Coconut Cove. The newest attraction Kalani Towers in the park features 6 lanes, 2 for free fall and the other 4 lanes for racing against your friends at a speed of 40 mph down from the height equivalent to 7 and a half story. Another great ride is the Aloha River which is an exciting float ride that takes you to South Pacific themed paradise. This 800 foot long float ride gives riders a thrilling ride along the geysers, fountains, and the 30 foot tall tiki water tower. Coconut Cove is another exciting ride that offers younger kids fantastic rides with slides, shooting nozzles and interactive sprays in a pool with shallow water for the safety of children.

This summer time, it is fantastic to take a wild water adventure and dive into the park’s exciting attraction of water-filled playground. With 7,000 feet in length of water slides, water enthusiasts in the park will surely enjoy various exciting thrill rides. From speed-slides to twisting typhoons to soakers and great geysers, thrill riders will surely enjoy ultimate fun at White Water Adventure in Branson.

Water slides enjoyment is not enough for water enthusiasts at the White Water park. Indulge refreshing treats with your family at one of the beautiful spots around the park or occupy a cabana at a small fee at the poolside with locker, fan, and television.  Plus you can take home many beautiful items you want to have at the White Water gift shops such as surf gear, latest fashion wears, sandals, and theme souvenirs.

If you want to beat the heat and have some fun this summer season, visit the Branson’s White Water park in Silver Dollar City where it is great to enjoy thrilling water rides.

 

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Life is Full of Adventure and Fun at the Branson Arcades

Arcade games became so popular with adolescents and young adults that is usually operated by coins. Branson arcades have a variety of state-of-the-art games that include skee-ball, video games, driving games, and hunting and sporting games.  There are also varieties of redemption games that dispense tickets which can be redeemed at the end of game for a prize. Arcade games are something amusing when played at local arcade while you pump quarters in any of the games.

Wild World Arcade Games LogoBranson’s Wild World features a number of arcade games and all open for guests of all ages. In this Wild World, you can see water creatures like crocodiles, sharks, turtles, alligators, lizards, and other interesting animals.  In addition to these creatures, the place features a “Jungle Arcade.” The arcade offers a number of pool tables and video games and more. With a small fee, anyone can enjoy every game in the arcade. Branson’s Wild World is also perfect for birthday parties and other special occasions. 

If you like to feel the adrenaline rush that comes while you accelerate the pedal, then check out Crazy Taxi High Roller game which is one of the most popular arcade games of all time.  This game will position you in the driver’s seat of a crazy taxi in some of the most interesting cities in America – from Las Vegas to the streets of San Francisco. This game features a killer soundtrack from artists such as Bad Religion, The Offspring, and Methods of Mayhem that will let you ride in style as you pick up passengers to a long journey.

If you have dreamed of marching with a football team down the field in the last two minutes to win the Super Bowl, and while you are not suited yet with the pros, you can still play this great game with the NFL Two Minute Drill. This action-filled arcade game features four pop out targets and three different sized stationary targets that you must hit with a football in order to score. You can heave touchdown passes without getting tackled – and this a deal you simply can’t ignore.

When you are in Branson and drive along Highway 76, you will easily notice the go-kart tracks and mini-golf courses that mark the landscape. You’ll never notice that some of the attractions in the area have arcades inside some of the buildings. In the area, there are arcades in tracks 3 and 5 that offer a variety of games, including driving games, dance games, Skee-Ball, and hunting/sporting games.  In the arcade, you can play games for tickets that are redeemable after you finished playing.

There is another place that offers arcade games, the Grand Country Square where you and family can enjoy many of the games. From Big Bag Wheel to Guitar Hero, there is always something enjoyable for everyone in the arcade.

If you are planning a wonderful trip this summer season, bring your family for some fun and experience to play some of the popular games in Branson arcades.

 

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Beat the Heat by Visiting the Branson Tri-Lakes Area

Lake Swimming LogoIf you want to experience a perfect vacation this summer season, come to the Branson Tri-Lakes Area where you can beat the summer heat by participating in various outdoor activities. The three pristine lakes Table Rock Lake, Lake Taneycomo, and Bull Shoals Lake offer world-class recreational water adventures that include wakeboarding, swimming, water skiing, scuba diving, parasailing, boating, kayaking, and of course fishing. Branson Tri-Lakes Area also offers camping where it is accessible to many public marinas and area resorts. 

The commercial marinas and resorts in all three lakes in Branson offer an array of boat rentals including ski boats, bass boats, pontoon boats, and wave runners. In Branson Tri-Lakes Area you can find dock facilities with guide service offered by many area resorts and marinas. Table Rock Lake which is one of the three pristine lakes in the area was created after the construction of the Table Rock Dam. The Table Rock Dam releases or discharges water and it flows to Lake Taneycomo.  During the construction of Powersite Dam in Forsyth, Missouri in 1913, it created Bull Shoals Lake. This lake features the finest freshwater fish in the world. The popularity of Bull Shoals Lake has been justified with the abundance of trout, walleye, and panfish.

Many visitors come to Table Rock Lake which is considered a paradise for scuba divers, campers, and boaters. During summer season, the lake boasts 80 degree of crystal clear water which is perfect for all kinds of water sports adventures. On the lakeside of Table Rock Lake, you can explore scenic hiking trails, caves on the banks, and picnic sites. Several bass angling tournaments are also regularly held in the lake.   

The lake that is considered number one trout fishing in the United States is the Lake Taneycomo that has a length of 22 miles. Lake Taneycomo features several species of pan fish including largemouth bass, German brown trout, small mouth bass, bluegill, and cutthroat trout. The lake’s clear cold waters provide exciting fishing experience all year round. Aside from boating and wading, angling on the lakeside can also be enjoyed for trout fishing. Lake Taneycomo is accessible to the Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery, where you will learn how many fish trout is produced annually.

Bull Shoals Lake has about 1,000 miles of pristine shoreline that boasts clear and clean water. The lake is perfect for scuba diving, boating, water skiing, wakeboarding, and fishing. All year round, the lake offers excellent fishing with the abundance of different kinds of fish. The lake is also famous for white bass and walleye fishing. Marinas in the lake feature motor boats for rent, supplies for sale, and guides for hire. Water sports activities such as cruising by motorboat or sailboat and skiing are some of the popular water recreational activities in the lake.

If you want to enjoy exciting water sports activities in the lakes this summer season, come to Branson Tri-Lakes Area and enjoy fun activities the beautiful lakes have to offer.

 

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Witness Golf Greatness in Legends of Golf Tournament

 

Branson is not just about the live music shows which made it famous worldwide. It is also a haven for sports enthusiasts. It has a lot of sports for you to enjoy, both as a player and as a spectator. One of the sports that people enjoy much in Branson is golf. In fact, Branson has the best golf courses in the entire state. If you want to participate or watch a golf tournament, visit Branson this June for the Legends of Golf presented by the Bass Pro Shops.

On June 2 to 8, 2014, a very exciting golf tournament will happen in Branson. Also called as the Champions Tour, this is a membership organization of professional golfers 50 years and older. This tourney was first held in 1980 as the Senior PGA Tour. Having started out with just four events and purses amounting to $475,000, this event has come a long way to what it is today. The points that the payers earned in the official Charles Schwab Cup events will determine the Charles Schwab champion, which is a whole season’s worth of games to determine the Champion Tour’s leading player. The Champion Tour’s primary purpose is to give its players financial opportunities. Also, it aims to entertain and inspire the fans and the golf enthusiasts through its games. It also delivers value to its partners and creates outlets for volunteers to give back to the community. This tournament does not only promote the game of golf, but it is also creates an impact in the lives of other people in the communities in which it plays. In the year 2010, all three Tours of the tournaments was able to generate $120 million for local charitable organizations. For all the years that the tournament was held, it has already donated more than $1.6 billion to several organizations.

The Legends of Golf tournaments will be held in Top of the Rock and Buffalo Ridge Golf Courses. If you want to watch the games, just head on to these golf courses.

Make the most out of your stay in Branson by seeing other attractions that the place is famous for. If you are looking for the perfect lodging place in Branson, look no further and head on to Thousand Hills Hotel and Golf Resort. This place offers you the best lodging options, and it also has an exceptional golf course so you can hone your own talent in golf. Who knows, you might just find yourself playing with the pros someday. Thousand Hills is also close to Branson’s entertainment district to make it even more convenient for you. What are you waiting for? Plan your trip to Branson now, and get ready for some intense golf action! 

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Have a Reel Good Time with the Whole Family at the Bull Shoals Lake

Fishing at the Bull Shoals Lake has never been this exciting in Branson as the lake has the finest fresh water in the world. The clear and clean water of the lake covers 1,000 miles of pristine shoreline. Bull Shoals Lake covers an area of 45,000 acres and mostly surrounded by deep forests. This man-made lake was formed after the completion in 1952 of the Bull Shoals Dam. It was constructed to produce hydroelectric power for the purpose of controlling flood coming from the White River basin.

Bull SHoals Finshing LogoFishing at the Bull Shoals Lake is a wonderful recreation that becomes popular because of great abundance of fabulous wall eye and white bass. The lake is not only a favorite fishing destination, but also a great place for swimming, scuba diving, water skiing, wakeboarding, boating, and parasailing. In the Bull Shoals Lake you can find marinas and area resorts that offer boats and a variety of sports equipments for rent, supplies on sale, and guides fore hire.

Bull Shoals Lake garnered several angling records in the states of Missouri and Arkansas. The lake also achieved wide recognition when it improved fish habitat and enhanced fishing in the area. The stream coming from Bull Shoals Dam that drifts to the White River has an abundance of trout and produced state records for brown and rainbow trout in the Midwest.  Fishing in the Bull Shoals Lake is the most favorite recreation wanted to be enjoyed first by visitors from all over the country. Largemouth bass, white bass, striped bass, and black bass are all abundant in the lake that can be angled easily by fishing enthusiasts.

Boating is also one of the most popular water sports activities in Bull Shoals Lake.  Area resorts and several marinas in the lake offer multiple boat docks for boating enthusiasts so they can buy supplies including fuel for their boats for them to set sail. At the dock facilities in the Bull Shoals Lake, boaters can rent boats, Wave Runners, take service of a guide for fishing trip, rent a houseboat, scuba gear, and other water sports equipments. The dock facilities also feature a full floating marina store that sells reels and rods, marine hardware, sunglasses, clothing, snacks and many more to boaters.

If you want to experience other water sports adventure aside from boating and fishing, try a little more thrilling adventure, scuba diving in the lake. Exciting water adventure under the waves can be greatly enjoyed by advanced divers or even by beginners. Bull Shoals Lake is called sometimes the “Caribbean of the Midwest” by scuba diving enthusiasts. Diving classes are offered for advanced and beginner in the lake. Be entertained for hours on the lake floor with its sunken boats, beautiful rock formations, and hundreds of different types of fish.

For a fun and exciting fishing trip, boating, and diving adventure, visit the Bull Shoals Lake this summer and stay at one of the best accommodations of the Thousand Hills Golf Resort.

 

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