The Arrow Rock Lyceum Theater is nearby and is one of Missouri’s oldest professional regional theaters and provides audiences with entertaining, imaginative professional theater experiences including both musicals and plays. The season runs from July to the end of December. Tickets can be purchased ahead of time online or via telephone and of course, in person.
The Old Cooper County Jail & Hanging Barn is an interesting, historic tour available at a nominal cost. It was the oldest continuously used county jail up until it closed in 1978. The brother of Jesse James, Frank, was brought to the Cooper Jail in 1876 but the citizens of Boonville were sympathetic and raised his bail in only hours. The hanging barn is also a point of interest to anyone with an interest in the history of crime and punishment.
If games of luck are something you might be interested in, there is the Isle of Capri Casino. Here, guests will find over 900 slot machines, video poker and even table games like roulette, craps and blackjack. Guest can also enjoy delicious dining. The Farmer’s Pick Buffet offers the freshest meals around since they work in conjunction with local farmers and growers. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are all available at the buffet. At Farradday’s Bistro, guests can choose from a vast array of selections in a casual atmosphere. They are open for dinner Wednesday to Sunday. Tradewinds Marketplace is great for late night snacks or in between meals snacks. They are open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Thursday and offer 24 hour service on weekends.
If guests wish to have spa services while visiting the hotel, A Touch of Class Salon & Spa is located a short distance down the road. It is a full-service, complete healing center where guests can work on restoring mind, body and spirit. Services such as ear candling, Reiki, Chakra Clearing and even hair salon services are offered and it is best to call ahead for an appointment. Another option is the Celestial Body Natural Arts Wellness Spa, which offers many types of massages treatments and other aromatherapy treatments. Guests can call ahead and book a time with the spa and also browse through the on-site retail store which carries their all-natural aromatherapy products as well as other treasure and gifts.
Although there is not a golf course on the ground of Hotel Frederick, guests can easily access Hail Ridge Golf Course which is only a short drive away. Hail Ridge Golf Course is a public, 18-hole course which is open 7 days a week. The course features continuous golf cart paths for easy access to all the holes, a clubhouse and a driving range as well. The staff is there to help with any questions or concerns guests may have. This course is great for golfers of all skill levels to have an enjoyable day out on the course.
There are several rooms which would suit families with multiple beds and larger overall square footage. There is breakfast served daily as part of the room rate, making this an economically friendly choice for families with children. In-room, families can enjoy use of the included DVD players or pay-per-view movies.
During the summer season, children will enjoy a trip to the Lions Park Aquatic Center which is very close by. It has something for children of all ages including a zero entry play area, two tube slides, spray ground area, a six lane lap pool and lots of shaded areas to spread out and have a picnic. There is a concession stand on-site and of course bathroom facilities and lockers.
If families are looking for an outdoor adventure, they could explore nearby Katy Trail State Park where the trails are the longest in the United States. Visitors could bike, hike or just walk leisurely and take in the scenery.
Rooms start at $99 per night.
501 High St, Boonville, MO 65233, Phone: 660-882-2828
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