Cedar Crest Lodge

Midwest's only destination Inn with hiking, spa services & farm-fresh dining. 


Midwest's only destination Inn with hiking, spa services & farm-fresh dining. 

French Quarter Room
Couple enjoying sunset
Wood-Fired Pizza Oven
Penne Pasta with Roasted Vegetables
Creamy Tuscan Chicken
Breakfast Overview
Caprese salad with heirloom tomatoes
Dining view in Country Meadow room
Wood-fired pizzas right out of the oven
Foodies Package w/Artisan Cheese Board





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The Basics


Our 111 acre property offers breathtaking views, serene walking trails and a tranquil outdoor pool and hot tub. The perfect place for a romantic, nature-inspired, all-inclusive getaway. After a hike through our Certified Wildlife Habitat, you'll be ready to unwind with one of our spa treatments, then enjoy a gourmet dining experience. We accommodate any and all food allergies & dietary restrictions and use as much organic on-site & locally grown produce as possible.

At a Glance

  • Free WiFi
  • Swimming Pool
  • Smoke-Free
  • Fireplace or Fire Pit
  • Spa Services
  • Hot Tub On-Site
  • Restaurant On-Site
  • Outdoor Activities

In the Know

  • Visit Skyview Farm & Creamery micro-dairy to experience farm life and sample their cave-aged cheeses available for purchase.

  • Enjoy wine from Linn County's first winery, Blue Dog Wine Co. Sip hand-crafted, small-batch wine at The Coyote Tasting Room.

  • Sunset views from our patio are an experience NOT to be missed. Let our hilltop location dazzle you with a beautiful display.

  • Speakeasy, Boutique, Patio, Cafe - all things describing Somerset Schoolhouse. Adorable place with good food & great vibes.

Stay for the Story

Opened in 2000 as a rural inn, this former artist retreat evokes the same tranquility as days gone by. Elevated customer service and farm-to-table cuisine are the mainstay of this Premiere Kansas inn. Memories await you!

Guests enjoying firepit

Sip & Savor

Here are a few things to sip & savor when you visit…

Cedar Crest Lodge - enjoy delicious farm to table dinners served at our onsite restaurant
North Italia
Nighthawk Winery - Locally sourced, produced and bottled wines. Usually have live music on the weekends.

See & Do

Here are a few things to see & do when you visit…

Wine Tasting - enjoy one of the many local wineries
Trading Post Museum - A historic site with a cabin built in 1870, a Trading Post School built in1886, an Agricultural Barn, Cemetery, and picnic area.
Skyview Farm & Creamery

Packages and Special Offers

VALID THROUGH: May 19 2025

Foodies Package

Make the most of your visit to Cedar Crest Lodge with this delicious package! Arrive as early as 1:00 p.m., normal check-in is 3:00pm, to enjoy the grounds along with a bountiful Artisan Cheese Plate, featuring local cheeses and...See More

Cedar Crest Lodge

Pleasanton, KS

Foodies Package

Guest Reviews

Beautiful setting, peaceful and quiet. Lots to do for everyone. Loved walking the trails (take their advice and wear the bug spray), relaxing by the pool, and sitting on the deck with the gorgeous view of the countryside. Room was spacious, bed was comfy, and shower was awesome. Next time we’ll try the spa services. The food was incredible, locally grown, and perfect portion sizes. The entire staff from...See More

- Gayle Graham

We were looking for a relaxing getaway not too far from Kansas City and Cedar Crest Lodge checked all of the boxes. The property is well maintained and quiet with beautiful views. The room was comfortable with everything we needed, including plenty of coffee, complimentary soda, and a water dispenser in the room. We enjoyed walking the trails, soaking in the hot tub, reading on our deck, and massages....See More

- Susan Duquaine

Perfect place to just relax! You don't have to think about anything. Everything you need is supplied for you! Twice we had meals delivered right to our room. And the food is delicious! We decided to use the pool and hot tub at dusk one evening, and we were all alone. There are never big crowds! They have an on-site spa with massage services! If it were closer to...See More

- Robin Giesler

We had a wonderful stay at Cedar Crest Lodge. We chose it for the close proximity to home, the wonderful reviews, and their willingness to accommodate food allergies (gluten and dairy). They reviewed the menu with us prior to our stay and clarified any questions which gave me confidence that we could eat safely. We enjoyed gluten free pizza, scones, flourless chocolate cake, rolls, berry crisp, pancakes and cookies....See More

- Barb Oberle

We got engaged here! Many thanks to Matt, Laura, and their staff for being so welcoming and accommodating during our stay. Matt was incredibly helpful with planning the proposal and ensuring everything was as perfect as it could be. The rooms were excellent and the meals were the best we have ever had in our lives (the fresh produce definitely makes a big difference). I am so grateful to...See More

- Arjav Rawal

Rooms & Suites

# of Rooms: 9

Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Bathrobes, Coffee Maker/Service, Hair Dryer, Rollaway Available, USB Charging Stations

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For information on ADA accessibility for the facility or its rooms, please contact the property directly.


Smoking Policy: Outside - Only in designated areas

Family Friendly: Welcomes children over the age of 12

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Food & Wine

Meals Offered: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch

Special Diets Accommodated: Yes

Restaurant on Premises: Open to the Public

Dining Amenities: Complimentary Beverages, Complimentary Early Coffee Tea, Complimentary Snacks, Picnics Available, Room Service, Special Diets Accommodated

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Guest Services

Internet Service: Wireless

Front Desk/Security: Business Hours

Corporate Rates: No

Inn Amenities: Hot Breakfast, Free Onsite Parking, Full House Rental Available, Gardens on Property, Hot Tub, LGBTQI+ Friendly, Meeting Space Available, Restaurant On Site, Spa Service, Swimming Pool, Weddings & Events Available

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Weddings & Celebrations

Wedding/Reception/Event Facilities: Outdoor

Events Supported: Private Parties, Rehearsal Dinners, Elopements

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Business Travel & Meetings

Meeting Types: Business Meetings, Retreats

Meeting Facilities: Yes

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Location Type: Rural