2020 Travelers' Choice - Tripadvisor

A Top Hotel Worldwide

In observance of our winter break, The Keeter Center is closed January 3rd through the 19th. We look forward to serving you soon.

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The Keeter Center, located on the tranquil campus of College of the Ozarks, is a stunning, multi-functional dining, lodging and event center just three miles from world-class entertainment and shopping in Branson Missouri.

Award-Winning Restaurant

Visit Dobyns Dining Room at The Keeter Center for a unique Branson dining experience. Our hardworking culinary staff of students will provide a warm, welcoming smile and excellent service throughout your stay. Join us for lunch, dinner, or Sunday brunch. After your meal, be sure to visit our bakery for a fresh pastry, or our creamery for a scoop of homemade ice cream!

Award-Winning Accommodations

Fifteen beautifully-decorated hotel suites await you at the Keeter Center's Lodge only minutes away from the entertainment, shopping, and attractions of Branson. Our exceptional Hard Work U. student staff offers a unique and professional environment with the flexibility to meet all your needs at our full-service hotel and conference center. Come experience why TripAdvisor ranks the Keeter Center as a Top Small Hotel and Top Hotel for service in the United States.

The Keeter Center is conveniently located 55 minutes from Springfield/Branson Regional Airport, and ten minutes from downtown Branson. Whether you're searching for a place to stay on your family-friendly vacation or for a venue to host your next business meeting, The Keeter Center is the ideal destination for your next getaway!