Why TripAdvisor Considers Us “The Best of the Best”

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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

Book a Corporate Retreat in Kansas with a Vacation Feel

Cedar Crest Stoneware Mug and Yellow Pad

Are you looking for that perfect place to host your business meeting, holiday party or corporate retreat in Kansas? Look beyond the boardroom to Cedar Crest Lodge, just minutes from Fort Scott and Overland Park, and only one hour from Kansas City. You can tell everyone that it’s for business, but it will be our… Read The Full Story

Yoga Retreat Center in Kansas

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The Perfect Location for Your Next Yoga Retreat Are you looking for an inspiring venue for your next yoga retreat? Look no further than our award-winning Kansas bed and breakfast. Surround yourself with nature and beauty while you and your group enjoy all the amenities our yoga retreat center has to offer. Immerse yourself in daily… Read The Full Story

Holiday Parties at Cedar Crest Lodge

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Who doesn’t love a good holiday party? Great food, good company and seasonal festivities – it’s such a special time of year but the planning process can be another story. At Cedar Crest Lodge we have the perfect recipe for a laid-back, intimate party that even the host can enjoy. While there are many more,… Read The Full Story

Holiday Gatherings with a Rustic Touch

S'mores With Marshmallows Chocolate And Graham Crackers

Picture this . . . crisp air outside, the smell of firewood, enter into a warm home aglow with Christmas finery.  It’s your holiday party at Cedar Crest Lodge!  We LOVE the holidays and it shows with our festive menu, luminous decor, and crackling fireplace. This year, in addition to our standard menu and special… Read The Full Story

Escape on a Relaxing and Fun Midwest Babymoon Getaway

Man and pregnant woman holding hands

Is there a snuggly bundle of joy in your near future?  What a remarkable time for you both!  This is a perfect moment to celebrate your upcoming adventure into parenthood with a relaxing Kansas babymoon getaway for just for the two of you (well, almost) at our romantic bed and breakfast near Kansas City. With our Midwest… Read The Full Story

Romance, Rest and Reunions

Family having a picnic on green grass

– William Cowper The Task (1785)–‘The Timepiece’ (Book II, lines 606-7) I will be the first to proclaim that I like a certain amount of change in my life.  Monotony is NOT my friend and I become very irritable at the thought.  That is one of the reasons I consider myself fortunate to be a part… Read The Full Story

Great Girls’ Getaway!

Wood fireplace

For me, the autumn season brings with it a sense of nostalgia associated with a new school year, football games, bonfires, and huge leaf piles of years gone past.  Recently, I was able to relive a few of those memories during a girls’ getaway weekend with my BFFs!  The number of years we have known each other… Read The Full Story