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Bass River Resort

204 Butts Rd, Steelville, MO 65565-7042
+1 800-392-3700
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Nice but over priced

Our family rented a couple of cabins and floated the river this past weekend. The cabins were... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2015
JoAnn S
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Carlyle, Illinois, United States
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Family Fun Day

Bass River Resort is a nice place. We have camped there before. This was just a day trip for us on... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2015
KATHY C
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“bass” (21 reviews)
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204 Butts Rd, Steelville, MO 65565-7042
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+1 800-392-3700
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Reviewed 15 June 2015 via mobile

Our family rented a couple of cabins and floated the river this past weekend. The cabins were literally just built and were very nice. Close to the river. The process of renting and being taken to the river was well organized and efficient. Staff was...More

3  Thank JoAnn S
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Reviewed 9 June 2015 via mobile

Bass River Resort is a nice place. We have camped there before. This was just a day trip for us on a Sunday & it was very nice. River & grounds are kept up. Friendly staff. Good time for family if floating on Sunday or...More

1  Thank KATHY C
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Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

We have a large group (50+) and have stayed at Bass for 15 of the last 17 years, it has many amenities that our seasoned camper group requires. Its terribly expensive, but has bathrooms that are decent compared to some of the other campgrounds in...More

3  Thank hazar77
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Reviewed 2 June 2015

We have been going to Bass River Resort for 6 years....Always friendly, always clean......Great Place!!!!!!

Thank Tim C
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Reviewed 25 May 2015 via mobile

This was a last minute book for Memorial weekend because of weather. The river we originally planned on was going to have bad weather all weekend. After checking weather all over Missouri we decided on the Merimac River. I was a little worried because I've...More

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Reviewed 9 May 2015

Floating the river is like heaven on earth! This is a relaxing way to spend time. Do not be in a hurry to get down the river. If you are in a hurry, why not simply drive to the other end and save the expense...More

Thank Zella C
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Reviewed 23 April 2015 via mobile

My partner and I absolutely adore going to Bass! We go as a couple getaway, friends, and next week we will be experiencing the MOROOTS music festival! This place is super friendly, accommodating, and just a gorgeous place to relax, float, party have fun, family...More

1  Thank DeeClark0608
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Reviewed 1 April 2015

We had a group of 13 friends go for a long weekend in the summer for a group float trip. We are all in our lower 30s so we weren't looking for an outrageous party scene, but we definitely wanted to have a good time....More

2  Thank Jnlee4
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Reviewed 26 September 2014

Bass' has a little bit of everything and lives up to it's name as a "resort." Rafts, canoes, fully-furnished cabins (with satellite TV!), campgrounds, horses, a mess hall, a general goods store, and probably more that I didn't even see. Bass' certainly caters to your...More

1  Thank Joseph B
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Reviewed 21 September 2014

We have a huge group that floats 2-3 times a year. The 3rd trip to this outfitter was THE LAST STRAW. Checkin people were nice. The after the float buffet is horrible, cold overcooked gross! The staff act as if they would rather fall over...More

4  Thank Cynthia C
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bryon b
8 September 2017|
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Response from hockeygoon96 | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend 218-221. The east area is what I am most familiar with, and not the north side. You are on the river and can drop your floating stuff off right at your site as you pass by, along with some of your group... More
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misswamsley
1 June 2017|
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Response from Susan M | Reviewed this property |
I do not know. Ask Aaron at the front desk. Good luck
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Steve P
28 July 2016|
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Response from TAMMY C | Reviewed this property |
They have people who bring campers but I'm not sure where the designated area for campers are on the noise side.
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