Spectacular Scenery on Bluff of Truman Lake

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Last updated: 10/14/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Our home sets on a bluff overlooking the Grand River Arm of Truman Lake. Experience beautiful sunrises and sunsets. Less than ten minutes from Long Shoal Marina. Small boat ramp in neighborhood. This home features a master bedroom with adjoining master bath, a second bedroom and a finished sleeping porch that sleeps four. Brand new hardwood and tile floors. Washer and dryer. Sit outside and enjoy incredible lake view. (Watch the Bald Eagles flying along the bluffs.) Gas barbecue grill.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Twenty Five years or older...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Great old fashion sleeping porch. Two twin beds with trundles. Sleeps 4. ...moreless


  • Books:

    Small, but great selection of books for you to enjoy while relaxing in our hammock. ...moreless

  • DVD Player:

    Built in to the TV on the sleeping porch...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Kids and young adult DVD's for the sleeping porch crew. ...moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities


  • Marina
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View:

    One of the best views of Truman Lake. ...moreless

  • Lakefront:

    Out house sits on a rocky bluff about 100 feet above Truman Lake facing west. The sunsets are spectacular. Watch the Bald Eagles fly below you as the scout the river for fish. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing


  • Dining Area


  • Air Conditioning:

    Please note....the sleeping porch has a window AC or if you like to use as a traditional sleeping the many windows and just the breeze in :) ...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Beautiful wood burning fireplace...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    The sleeping porch has electric fireplace and space heater :) ...moreless

  • Internet:

    We use hot spots from our iPhone...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker:

    Keurig coffee maker...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Crockpot, pots and pans...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator:

    New Stainless Steel...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Boat:

    Rentals available at Truman State Park Marina, Sterett Creek Marina ...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Over looking Truman Lake. Nice picnic table with a lake view. ...moreless

  • Golf:

    Closest couse is Shawnee Bend, 15 miles away. Clinton Country Club is also about 15 miles away. ...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Kayak and life jackets...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    The yard is covered in river rock, to keep maintenance to a minimum. Rock flower gardens planted throughout. Great place to birdwatch, especially in the colder months. ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear:

    Pool Float...moreless



Write a review 4.8
from 6 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Sep 15 - Nov 15, 2016
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Cleaning fee $70
  • Property Damage Protection $99


We do not have internet or cable. We do pickup several channels out of Springfield, MO. Relax, turn your phone off, enjoy the view and read a good book.

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 10/14/2016
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100 Miles
Nearest Airport
Springfield and Kansas City
17 Miles
Nearest Golf
Clinton Country Club
1.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 7
6.6 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Long Shoal Marina

Car: Necessary

The nearest town is Tightwad, Missouri…population 63.... For years, UMB bank had a bank in Tightwad (somewhat out in the middle of no where). Legend has it that UMB CEO, Crosby Kemper, bought the bank just so that he could have checks with a home address of Tightwad. Donna's Dinner, about 3 miles North of Tightwad, serves the best homemade pie in Benton Country. Long Shoal Marina, about 10 minutes away, has a nice dockside dining deck.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2014

About the owner: I have been coming to Truman Lake since it opened in 1980. As a young man, I spent time on a boat with my grandfather who fished the Osage River, before Truman Dam was built. My grandparents owned a farm that is now below the lake and many relatives still call Benton County home. My brothers and I skied on Truman Lake before any marinas were opened. Eight years ago, my wife and I purchased a boat so that we could teach our children the joy of playing, especially water skiing, on this awesome family oriented lake. We live in Kansas City but we keep a boat at Long Shoal Marina and spend many weekends in the spring, summer and fall out on the lake waterskiing, tubing and fishing. We purchased this house in 2014 and completely remodeled the interior. My wife Jennifer, a HGTV addict, put her heart and soul into modernizing this home. Personally, I love the old sleeping porch. It is has windows all around and is insulated with electric heating. Be prepared to watch a beautiful sunrise and sunset. We have experienced sunsets from Key West to Hawaii-I will take our view over any of those. My wife and I both own our own businesses but our favorite hobby is being out on the lake.

Why the Owner Chose Clinton, MO, USA:
The lake view, the stars and the home.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Close to several of the lake marinas, yet we are on a quiet part of the lake. Best view within 500 miles of Kansas City and St. Louis.

Contact us

Speaks: english



  • Living Room/Kitchen

    Living Room/Kitchen

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Guest Bedroom/Queen Bed

    Guest Bedroom/Queen Bed

  • Kitchen


  • Waterski


  • Spend a great day exploring Truman Lake area with a rented bike or kayak-Warsaw

    Spend a great day exploring Truman Lake area with a rented bike or kayak-Warsaw

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Master Bathroom/Shower and Tub

    Master Bathroom/Shower and Tub

  • Living Room looking at Lake

    Living Room looking at Lake

  • Sleeping porch with 2 trundle beds/sleeps 4

    Sleeping porch with 2 trundle beds/sleeps 4

  • Our favorite...time on the water :)

    Our favorite...time on the water :)

  • Dining at Long Shoal Marina!

    Dining at Long Shoal Marina!

VRBO #673535

This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Thursday, October 20, 2016

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