Chaonia Landing Resort and Marina

Wappapello Lake - Missouri

CHAONIA LANDING RESORT AND MARINA
Lake Wappapello Missouri
573-297-3206

Dallas & Stacie Rich - Owners

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WE GET ALOT OF FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

HERE ARE THE ANSWERS TO ALOT OF THEM !


DO YOU HAVE A RESTAURANT: We serve a variety of breakfast & lunch items, such as: biscuits & gravy, cheeseburgers & fries, and deli sandwiches served all day every day. You can eat them here on our deck, or we can package them to go up to your cabin or boat . We serve tacos all weekend and Ribeye Dinners Friday and Saturday nights, we recommend a reservation for those dinners. Here's the Menu

WHERE CAN I PARK MY BOAT WHEN VISITING THE STORE/RESTAURANT? There are several spots to park when visiting the Store & Restaurant. Look for the Store Parking Signs & the Green Open Signs in the Slips. You may also tie up to the walkway between the Docks. We are working this year on additional Store Parking.

 ARE YOU  OPEN ALL YEAR?

Cabins are available Year Round for Rental. There are some Great Discounts & Weekly Rates available is the Off Season. Check our online booking

Camping is also available Year Round with Discounts in the colder weather. 

Boat Rental is limited to Safe Boating Months. Call to check in the Off Season

Store is Open in Summer 7 Days a Week; Spring & Fall Open Weekends; Winter is Weather Permitting.

DO YOU ALLOW PETS IN YOUR CABINS, RENTAL BOATS, CAMPGROUND, PATIO, DECK, STORE AREA? 

Yes, Pets are allowed around all of the Property on a Leash Except the Store. We are pet friendly. However, Your Pet MUST be Kid Friendly & Other Pet Friendly & On a Leash

Cabins allow a limit of 2 small dogs for a Fee ( No other animals allowed No Cats, Birds, etc) 

YOU MAY NOT LEAVE YOUR PET ALONE IN THE CABIN, NOT EVEN IN A CRATE. THIS IS UNFAIR TO YOUR PET & YOUR NEIGHBORS. 

Rental Boats Yes, we expect you to keep them off the seats & clean up after them

Campground Yes, Well Behaved Pets are allowed on a leash as long you clean up after them & are mindful of other guests regarding noise, etc. 

Patio & Deck Yes, Well Behaved Pets are allowed on a leash. They Must be Kid & Other Pet Friendly

Store: No, We serve Food, so we cannot allow pets in the Store Except Service Animals

PETS MUST BE ATTENDED AT ALL TIMES OR WILL BE ASKED TO LEAVE THE PROPERTY

CAN YOU ACCOMODATE DISABILITIES? – We are not 100% Handicap Accessible, however, we are Handicap "Friendly" 

Store has parking right at the Front Door & we have wide doorways, walkways & a Bathroom with plenty of room & Safety bars.  

Cabins have wide doorways, walkways, & Safety Bars in Bathrooms. You cannot get a wheelchair in the bathroom & Close the Door. Cabin #3 is the only cabin that has Steps,

Boats & Docks Some of our Rental Boats have sufficient floor space to accomodate a wheelchair (Pirate/ Mossy) Boats can be pulled up to the Boat Ramp for Easy Loading. The Courtesy Dock is accessible, our Walkway down to the Docks is not.  

HOW MUCH ARE YOUR CABINS?

Check Online Cabin Rates . Rates vary by the time of year. $75 in the Winter -$140 In Season Weekends.

HOW FAR IN ADVANCE CAN I BOOK A CABIN ?  – We Open our Reservatons Books in January of each Calendar Year after we have reviewed our Rates & Specials. We also update our Policies each year. We do not hold rooms or take deposits for Future Years.  

CAN I RENT CABINS MONTHLY?-  Cabins are rented weekly & monthly in the Off Season Only. We offer a Discounted rate for Extended Stay Professionals working in the area. We do not offer permanent living arrangements. Monthly Rentals require Management Approval. Please call to discuss your situation. 

HOW MUCH IS CAMPING? 

Check Online Rates . Rates vary by the time of year. $15 -$35. We offer electric and water hook ups 

DO YOU HAVE A SHOWERHOUSE? There is a shower house located across the cove by the boat ramp

WHERE IS THE CLOSEST DUMP STATION? The StatePark is 5 miles & has a Swim Beach, Laundry, Playground & many other amenities.

CAN WE SWIM IN YOUR POOL? No, Our Pool is for our Cabin Guests Only.  When the Cabins are full, they fill the Pool's Capacity & the Cabin Guests pay for this amenity in our Cabin Rates. We do not sell Pool Passes or allow other Guests to use the Pool at Any Time. There are No Exceptions.

DO YOU RENT CAMPGROUND MONTHLY OR ANNUALLY? Yes, we rent out camp spots monthly. For Annual or Long Term arrangements, you must visit with a manager regarding your situation.

DO YOU OFFER WIFI ?

No, We do not. We have a limited amount of WiFi available on the Patio for our Guests for Work or School but it does not reach as far as the Cabins or Campgrounds. We simply do not have that capacity. 

DO I GET A FREE BOAT SLIP WITH MY CABIN?

No, We keep several covered slips for our cabins for $15-$20 per night. These are limited. We usually have plenty of uncovered slips you can rent as well. 

DO YOU HAVE AN ANNUAL SLIP AVAILABLE? We Renew every January. We usually know by March 1st how many we will have to rent for the year. We do not do Partial Years. (2020 we added new slips)

CAN WE FISH OFF YOUR DOCK? No, we do not allow fishing off the dock

WHY NOT? There are Gas Lines & Electrical Lines around our Docks. There is a Safety Issue & Property Damage Issue with Fishing off the Docks. Also, The Docks are Rented to Boat Owners & we do not allow the General Public to "hang out" around their Boats. 

WHERE CAN WE FISH? There is a Public Fishing Dock at Snow Creek Campground, just across the Cove from us. There are also several places around the lake to "Bank Fish."

DO YOU ALLOW FIREWORKS ON THE PROPERTY? 

No, We do not allow any Fireworks on our property. Our Insurance does not allow it.

WHEN ARE THE FIREWORKS DISPLAY ON THE LAKE? 

The Wappapello Lake Association does the Fireworks every year by donation. In years past they have always been on the Saturday AFTER 4 of July. In 2020, they decided to do them on Memorial Weekend Saturday Night & also a smaller display on the 4th of July Saturday. However, We are still waiting to see how COVID-19 will affect those Events. We will post updates as we confirm

CAN I RENT A BOAT AT NIGHT, OVERNIGHT OR FOR THE FIREWORKS? 

No, We do not rent boats for the Fireworks or at Night. Our Boats do not have lights on them. Also, It is very difficult to Search & Rescue on this Lake in the Dark, so we Do Not Offer Night Rental.

DO YOUR RENTAL BOATS HAVE FISH/DEPTH FINDERS? -We do not have or rent fish/depth finders for our rental boats. Rental Boats have all the necessary safety equipment, anchors, & ladders. 

 DO YOU ALLOW WEDDINGS/PRIVATE PARTIES – Guests may have private parties & weddings on our grounds with advance management approval. We do not Rent our Patio/Deck on the weekends because it interferes with our Restaurant Business. We do not provide wedding planning or arrangements, however, we will cater some events. 

HOW FAR ARE YOU FROM ST LOUIS?

St. Louis – Approx 2 hours

 Take I-55 to 67 HWY SOUTH

Once you pass Greenville you will have about 15 miles until your turn

Turn left on Hwy 172 (6 miles), Turn left on HWY W (3 miles)

HOW FAR ARE YOU FROM POPLAR BLUFF?

Poplar Bluff – Approx 30 minutes

 Take 67 HWY  North out of Poplar Bluff about 15 miles til your turn

Turn right on 172 HWY (6 miles ). Turn left on HWY W (3 miles)

HOW FAR ARE YOU FROM THE DAM?

From the DAM on MO T Highway – Approx 20 minutes

 MO HWY T South (3 miles) Turn right on KK (5 miles) Turn Right on MO W (7 miles)