Why TripAdvisor Considers Us “The Best of the Best”

a couple dining with the sunset in the background

Cedar Crest Lodge has been named one of Tripadvisor’s Best of the Best in 2021 and we couldn’t have achieved this award without our wonderful guests! Thank you for all the support we have received over the years as we continue to improve and live up to the honor that has been bestowed upon us.… Read The Full Story

Experience a Bird’s Eye View of Cedar Crest Lodge

Chairs on green grass with view of fields and sky

Welcome to the view that only the birds usually get to enjoy! Take an overhead tour of Cedar Crest Lodge courtesy of some phenomenal drone footage captured by one of our guests. Take a look at the 100 beautiful wooded acres that surround our hilltop property. If you are looking for a secluded getaway less than an… Read The Full Story

Your Ideal Autumn Escape

Smiling couple laying in a pile of fall leaves

Plan your perfect fall getaway here at Cedar Crest Lodge in Pleasanton, Kansas. Stay with us as the green transitions to vibrant yellows and deep hues of red and orange in the picturesque fall foliage surrounding our property.   Our Inn is the perfect destination for outdoor lovers, fall-loving foodies, and anyone who wants to escape… Read The Full Story

The Perfect Spot for a Midwest Honeymoon near Kansas City

Couple under a cozy blanket on a Midwest honeymoon

While Cedar Crest Lodge has been the setting to hundreds of beautiful wedding ceremonies and intimate elopements, we think that experiencing the property as a honeymooning couple is by far the most magical. From the moment you arrive, you will feel the tranquil atmosphere that is the hallmark of a stay at our romantic Kansas… Read The Full Story

Experience the Beauty of a Kansas Wildlife Refuge

Swans on a lake

Marais des Cygnes, meaning “Marsh of the Swans” in French, is a 7,500-acre Kansas wildlife refuge and recreation area in Pleasanton, Kansas. The refuge was established in 1992 to protect and restore the bottomland hardwood forest.   Although the area’s history is quite interesting, it is the spectacular beauty of the habitat and wildlife that make… Read The Full Story

Family Reunions Kansas Style

Multi-generation family having fun together outdoors

A Favorite Family Reunion Destination Summertime is officially here and with that comes the excitement of gathering the family all together in one location for the ever popular . . . family reunion in Kansas.  Yours may be boisterous, another may be subdued, but at the very least, they provide a great way to catch… Read The Full Story

A Proper Proposal

A man proposes to a woman

What will your story be?  You know, the one you tell your children, then their children . . . the one about how you met and got engaged. Our Kansas City bed and breakfast would love to help you plan your story. How about a quiet walk in the woods with signs leading to your pre-chosen… Read The Full Story

Romantic Midwest Getaway near Kansas City

Couple walking through green trees

Are you looking for a romantic Midwest getaway near Kansas City? Treat yourself to a stay at our beautiful Kansas bed and breakfast! Our inn is perfect for outdoor lovers, foodies, and those who just want to relax and unwind. When staying at Cedar Crest Lodge you can relax in our private spa, experience true Farm-to-Table dining,… Read The Full Story