Gold Star Family Inn
We are located in the Beautiful Branson, MO!
Please Excuse Our Transition
Point of Clarification:
In order to not offend the strictest interpretation of a Gold Star Family designation, which is solely
reserved for families that lost a nuclear family member directly related to combat, we are re-branding the
lodge by the name of Tiki Torch Guest House. We will continue to serve all families that have lost a close
family member related to service of their country both domestic and abroad.
GSFI was inspired by a Gold Star daughter. The original vision was to bless and honor Gold Star families
but also to bring awareness to what a Gold Star family is. Our mission statement is solely FREE lodging
to families that lost a loved one in combat (the definition of a gold star). It was our personal privilege,
hard work, and generosity to open it beyond that definition. Our goal is to be blessing, not an
We continue to serve all of the Families of Fallen Soldiers in our mission to keep your soldier's honor in
remembrance to our communities. We look forward to meeting more of the families of our national
heroes that served in the military as well as police, firefighters and first responders.