"Our family held our semi-annual family reunion at Oak Terrace Resort & Spa for the first time on July, 12th, 2015. We were all delighted with the service you provided, the dinner buffet meal was great and the events center room was comfortable and nice. We are all very happy with the whole event and the accommodations at the resort. We will definitely come back to Oak Terrace for our next reunion in 2017. Thanks again for your great service!" ~ Harold - Fort Collins, IL
"Good Morning. I wanted to send a note to say"Thank you" again for a wonderful time here at Oak Terrace. As the new year starts, as in the past, Faye and I always make a note of reminder that when we need a escape, all we have to do is call Oak Terrace and ask when we can come, and the friendly staff make all the arrangements. When we speak with the staff members, they are so proud of Oak Terrace, that they make us feel like family. To me this is one of the main reason we return. It has been over 12 years now and we enjoy each and every trip. To the Beyers family.... our prayer is that God Blessing be with you not only today, but everyday."
~Brad & Faye - Edwardsville, IL
"A Big thank you to Don and Mike Beyers and families. What a great place to enjoy your vacation or go play golf. You are treated royally by everyone. Excellent service, great food, lovely rooms. Your are lucky to have this place close by. We even come from Texas twice a year. Our friends from Ohio joined us there. Thanks to all!"
~ Lois, Susie, and Teri
“A really big thank you for all your help with this gathering. Thank you again for helping the guys with the conference room password. You did a great job and so did you staff. Everyone was very please.” ~ Brenda
“We have enjoyed using Oak Terrace as a meeting site for several of our events over the past years. The staff is easy to work with and attentive to our needs in both the planning of the event and the day of the meeting. They are flexible to our needs and have handled groups from 12 to 120 people. The have a great menu to choose from and the food is always good!” ~ Larry
"All my members were very pleased with their stay at your property. The meeting room, banquet facility and sleeping rooms all received high marks. Your servers did an excellent job. My crew was especially happy that they were able to play golf this year. We definitely plan to return to Oak Terrace in 2015." ~ John
"Please accept our sincere appreciation for your efforts and that of the staff at Oak Terrace for all of your help and cooperation during our recent training meetings. Good planning definitely produces good results and it showed during our meetings. There were no surprises and everything went just as planned. Again, please pass on our thanks to everyone at your facility." ~ Tom B.
Wedding and Reception Testimonials
"Katelyn, I'm not sure where to even begin! From day one of planning Derek & Em's reception with Oak Terrace, you and the entire staff made sure that everything was perfect! It's just been so wonderful working with you and knowing you had details lined out exactly as Derek & Em wanted. The staff that worked the rehearsal dinner and reception were so awesome! Their professionalism, courtesy, and consideration of every little detail made it a worry-free weekend! We didn't want the weekend to end! Thank you, again, and please know that we just appreciate EVERYTHING you did for our families!!"
~ Lori (Mother of the Groom), July 2017
"Everything went absolutely perfect! Staff was amazing and the food was so good! I heard so many compliments about the food! Our experience there was so great." ~ Emily, July 2017
"Thank you so much for everything. It was a beautiful day and everyone enjoyed the wedding. They raved about the food! ~ Kara, June 2017
"Katelyn, I want to thank you and the entire staff at Oak Terrace for the great job you all did for Taylor and Adams wedding. the entire weekend from the rehearsal to the wedding was so easy due to the extraordinary service you all provided. Please pass our thanks to the entire staff! It was a beautiful setting and a gorgeous wedding. THANKS TO ALL!! ~ Keri K, May 2016
"We had our wedding at Oak Terrace Resort this summer and it was absolutely amazing. We found out about them at a bridal show and they were everything we were looking for. Gorgeous venue overlooking the lake and an even better reception hall that allowed us to customize our venue how we would like. The staff was wonderful and took care of everything for us that day so we didn't have to stress one bit. Katelyn, the wedding coordinator was amazing also. She helped us through everything so it all went smoothly on our big day. I would recommend Oak Terrace Resort to anyone wanting a beautiful outdoor wedding!!" ~ Haley L, December 2015
"Our wedding day was perfect! Our ceremony and reception went just as planned, thanks to the help of Katelyn and the staff at Oak Terrace. Leading up to our big day Katelyn, or as we like to call her superwoman, was willing to go the extra mile to ensure our big day was just as we imagined it. She was quick to respond to any questions we had and was always happy and helpful. We are forever grateful for all the help in making our wedding day and all the planning leading up to it less stressful."
~ The Holthaus Family, Assumption, IL - August 2015
"Thank you for all of your work with the wedding! So much time goes into the planning and it turned out perfect! Everyone had a wonderful time, especially Nick and Alysa. Many great memories of one the most important days in my life. Thanks again!"
~ Christina (mother of the groom), Taylorville, IL - May 2015
“We are so excited! We can't wait to continue working with you. Your helpfulness and your being so sweet to Kylie really helped us with our decision.” ~ 2016 Bride
"Thank you so much for everything you did to make my daughter’s wedding day so special. Everything was wonderful even if mother nature didn’t cooperate. We would definitely recommend Oak Terrace to everyone! ~ Julie, Normal, IL - 2015
"Thank you so much, Jessica, for helping me with Kerra's wedding! I had a wonderful time and experience the other night. Everything was perfect. The staff was so friendly and did a wonderful job serving. The food was good. I couldn't help but notice the strong work ethic that the Beyers family has. All the girls and Mike were always there and probably other family members I don't know. I even noticed Emily up at 6:00 a.m. working on Sunday. The lady at the hotel desk was super nice and her brother Jack. Too many things to mention but thank you again!"
~ Tonya, Pana, IL - Mother of the Bride
"Thank you and all of the staff at Oak Terrace for making the reception
perfect. The buffet was delicious and all of the staff helped to see
that everyone was fed quickly... It was a beautiful night
for our family and guests and we appreciate how you
and the staff helped to make it that way."
~ Becky, Rochester, IL - Bride
Banquet Event Testimonials
Hello Katelyn, I just want to follow up with you about the buffet luncheon on Saturday. Everything was very nice. The food was excellent, the young lady in charge was very accommodating and kind. Everyone was very efficient and polite!!!! Thank you again for all of your help in putting this together!!! ~ Penny, 2017
" We met at the Chicago Golf Show. Just left Oak Terrace. Had a wonderful weekend. Great golf, food, service and met really nice people.
~ Mary and Steve, Lynda and Mike, 2018
"Hello Josie, Katie and Kelsey, I just wanted to send a quick note about our weekend outing…we once again had a great time, thank you! The service was outstanding, from check-in to check-out…everyone was very professional and friendly, the course is fantastic shape and the dinners were incredible. We look forward to next year!
Josie, Thanks for all your help the past several years in booking our outings. Good luck in your nursing endeavors! ~ Tim, 2018
"Just want to tell you our group had a wonderful time at Oak Terrace last Sun-Wed. The course was in excellent shape and heard no complaints. Everyone from the front desk, hotel staff, pro shop and restaurant did a outstanding job." ~Dennis, 2017
"Thank you & all who helped make the UMSL Fall Invitational October 1-2 a success. Personally, those involved from Ron, your Director of Golf, Brian, Superintendent, for course preparations, volunteers/shuttle personnel, banquet staff, registration/lodging staff, & you, the attention to detail, effort to accommodate made for a very memorial experience & tournament atmosphere. Thank You!" ~Jim, 2016
"We had a good time and a lot of that had to do with your staff. Everyone is very willing to please and you have a great facility. Looking forward to the spring trip. Thanks for everything!!" ~ Steve, 2016
“This place is unbelievable. Your golf course will match anywhere. We are from Chicago and go to Carbondale a lot. But you take excellent care of all of these facilities.”~ Anonymous, 2016
"I just wanted to say thank you for all your help in getting our trip set up. We were very happy with all of the helpful staff and accommodations. We loved the course and had such a terrific time. I hope that we weren't too much trouble. I have recommended your facility to many friends and co-workers and assure you that we will be back for another trip in the future. Thanks again." ~ Jeff
"Thanks again for an enjoyable two days at Oak Terrace like always. Staff was outstanding and Golf course in excellent shape. I'm know we'll be back in the near future." ~ Dennis
"Thank you both for your organizational skills. We heard lots of good comments from our participants." ~ Mike, Springfield, IL
"Such a hot and humid day to battle. Everyone there at Oak Terrace did a great job and it went very smooth. Thanks for everything!" ~Alan, Assumption, IL
"Just wanted to let you know our girls golf group enjoyed our stay at Oak Terrace. The staff was very friendly, helpful, and well organized. The food in the restaurant was also delicious. Our stay was very enjoyable and relaxing We will definitely be back." ~ Sharon