Anchors Away Lodge & Resort 

Anchors Away Lodge & Resort is a family owned and operated bar, restaurant and lodge.  Located just six miles northwest of Aberdeen, SD on Richmond Lake.  Our location makes a quick and easy drive from Aberdeen to relax and enjoy a beautiful sunset while enjoy dinner on our patio or dining room. We are also just a quick drive to many of Aberdeen's attractions like Storybook land at Wylie Park. 


We offer the best view of the most beautiful South Dakota sunsets right from our outdoor patio seating and lounge.  Our bar and restaurant boast a great menu with daily specials on food and drinks. We also offer both on and off site catering. Our lodge room/meeting area can seat up to 75 guests. With the lakeside views we can offer a beautiful setting for any occasion be it weddings, birthdays, meetings, corporate events or any event you may like.


With our 24 hour on site staff and commitment to our guest's complete satisfaction we strive to exceed expectations and make every guest's visit special. Our hotel accommodations include four queen double rooms, a small suite and large suite.  Nearby location to hiking trails, fishing, disc golf course, snowmobile trials, ice fishing and within minutes of Storybook Land and Wylie Park make Anchors Away a great place to stay anytime of year.

Upcoming Events


German Buffet

Every Thursday in October

Halloween Party

October 28

9 pm - 2 am

Sunday Chicken Buffet

Every Sunday 4-8

Coming in November

Wines Around the World

Details announced soon