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Spec's Place on Table Rock Lake

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Red Buds in Spring at Spec's Place - View from lake


Last updated: 04/20/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

About the Property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

One of our repeat guests stated "This lake house has been a great vacation getaway for our family and friends for quite a few years now. We enjoy the friendly neighbors but also the privacy."
Spec's Place On The Lake' is located in Turkey Mountain West (the quiet side of the lake) just minutes from the town of Shell Knob. Spec's Place will provide you the vacation you've been dreaming of. Relax on the covered deck overlooking the lake and take in the scenery. We are just a walk to the lake. Our boat launch is just a couple of blocks away. Boat slip accessible and available. Many amenities are included in staying at Spec's Place on the Lake including a place to launch and dock your boat. Since we are on the quiet side of Table Rock Lake water sports such as tubing and skiing are great! if you get the munchies stop in the several restaurants while out on the lake . If you want to spend the day shopping, there are several flea markets and antique malls in the area or you can spend the day in Branson or Eureka Springs.

The house is cozily settled on a private cove away from the hussle bussle of traffic and noise. The property gently slopes down to the lake. Spec's Place is spacious and comfortable. The kitchen easily sits six at the dining table and four at the bar. Dishes and condiments are provided along with a gas grill and picnic tables. Don't bother arguing who is going to do the dishes because a dishwasher is waiting for all those dirty dishes.

Just want to watch TV? A video library, DVD and satelitte TV is available for you to enjoy, as well as plenty of games for your enjoyment along with playing cards.

No need to worry about not bringing enough to wear, we have for your convenience a washer and dryer; towels and sheets are also provided.

Relax with your morning cup of coffee while sitting out on the deck swing enjoying the lake view. You can't ask for a more tranquil moment.

For luanching your boat there is a boat launch just a few blocks from Spec's Place. The Big 'M' is the closest marina by boat. You can purchase supplies, gas and food and they have a restaurant open for lunch. If you want to rent a boat, Campbell's Point Marina is the closest by car. You can drop off someone to take the boat to our cove.

Come and have a great time at 'Spec's Place On The Lake'. In sending your inquiry, for quicker response please provide phone number. Thank you.

Keywords: House, Lake, Table Rock, boating
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Member since: 2006

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/20/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 1400 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 8
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Twenty-One or older...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    One level - one step up from carport to dining room. Walker Accessible and small wheelchair accessible....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • space for 3-4 cars/trucks, private picnic table, covered deck, very private area of lake, non-commercial, relaxing. 10 minutes from Shell Knob town for shopping, area restaurant about 10 minutes away. Boat launch very close to house. Branson/Eureka Sprgs are about 40 min away....moreless


  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    Several DVD an...moreless


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


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Approximately 10 minutes away to Shell Knob downtown....moreless

  • Lake View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountaineering
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing


  • Dining:

    There is a card table and chairs in master closet for additional seating and for games....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Linens are in the hall bathroom closet....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Large living area with futon and couch....moreless

  • Parking:

    Parking is available in driveway and under carport. ...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone:

    Long distance calling out requires a calling card. Those incoming calls will go through. Cell phones work in town but reception not good down by the lake....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Towels are in the hall bathroom and master bath....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Supplies are in cabinet above washer and dryer....moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    Coffee maker and supplies are available...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Cooking utensils in drawers and pots and pans underneath stove and side cabinet....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Dishes and utensils available. Sometimes there are paper plates and cups, but not always supplied....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Large Kitchen - table seat 6 and breakfast bar seats 4...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Most cleaning products in Pantry. A few under cabinets in bathrooms and kitchen....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill


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from 16 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$1,500 $6,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

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There are no refunds due to weather.

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 04/20/2017
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7 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Steak Inn
8 Miles
Nearest Golf
Town of Shell Knob
4 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 39
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Terri's Cafe, serves breakfast and lunch

Car: Recommended

Hiking, hunting, fishing, boating in area, Fishing in area and at Roaring River in Cassville, Antique malls, flea markets, and shopping in Branson or Eureka Springs.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1996

About the owner: Don and Renee Slinkard, owners of Spec's Place on The Lake would like to welcome you as guests to a personalized and quiet stay. It is a getaway that can relax you by just sitting on the deck and overlooking the lake or energize you by tubbing or skiing on Table Rock Lake. We have many repeated guests and open our house to you for an enjoyable stay. References provided.

Why the Owner Chose Shell Knob, MO, USA:
As our children moved away and started their own families it only seemed right to purchase a place on the lake so we could all get together and have fun. We chose our particular property due to the lake location, beauty and peaceful environment but yet close to other areas of interest.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
We fell in love with the house and proximity to the lake. It was a retreat from the hussle bussle of a busy lifestyle bringing serenity and beauty to all who visit. Turkey Mountain National Forest and Table Rock Lake surround the area. Beauty, quietness, spacious house, and fun! Just a short walk to the dock. Boat launch just a few blocks away. It's fun tubing and skiing or going for a moonlight ride in the boat. Short distance to Marina and restaurants by boat. The town of Shell Knob is only about 10 minutes away. Branson and Eureka Springs is about 35/45 minutes scenic drive.

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/20/2017

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  • Red Buds in Spring at Spec's Place - View from lake

    Red Buds in Spring at Spec's Place - View from lake

  • Lakehouse view from the lake.

    Lakehouse view from the lake.

  • Covered Deck overlooking lake

    Covered Deck overlooking lake

  • Large eat in Kitchen

    Large eat in Kitchen

  • Large Living Area

    Large Living Area

  • Spacious Living Room - Futon for Additional Sleeping

    Spacious Living Room - Futon for Additional Sleeping

  •  Main Bathtub and Shower

    Main Bathtub and Shower

  • Master Queen with 3/4 bath - Satellite/DVD provided.

    Master Queen with 3/4 bath - Satellite/DVD provided.

  • Queen Bed 3

    Queen Bed 3

  • Community Boat Dock

    Community Boat Dock

  • Secluded patio area

    Secluded patio area

  • Scenic Road to Spec's Place on the Lake

    Scenic Road to Spec's Place on the Lake

  • Table Rock Lake at dusk

    Table Rock Lake at dusk

  • Front of property - Deck on two sides.  West side covered.

    Front of property - Deck on two sides. West side covered.

  • Eat in Kitchen

    Eat in Kitchen

  • Dining


  • Open kitchen area to large living room.

    Open kitchen area to large living room.

  • Newly remodeled Main Bath

    Newly remodeled Main Bath

  • Queen Bed 1

    Queen Bed 1

  • Queen Bed 2

    Queen Bed 2

  • Lakeview from House

    Lakeview from House

  • Covered Patio

    Covered Patio

  • Sliding glass door entrance - easy accessibility to kitchen.

    Sliding glass door entrance - easy accessibility to kitchen.

VRBO #79790

This listing was first published here in 2006.

Date last modified - Saturday, April 22, 2017

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