Playin Hooky Water Taxi & Charters


If you are looking for a way to explore the lake while relaxing with friends, Playin Hooky Water Taxi & Charters is the answer. With round-trip boat rides to the best entertainment, food, and drinks on the lake, they are ready to get you there and back safely and in style. The water taxis and charters are the perfect travel option for a couple on a date or a big group of friends looking for the best entertainment on Lake of the Ozarks. Their boats can carry up to 49 passengers so that any size group can be accommodated.

Playin Hooky Water Taxi & Charters offers fun transportation to get you to all of the hottest lakeside destinations. They provide a round trip cruise to Coconuts Caribbean Beach Bar & Grill for a daylong pool party featuring two swim-up bars, as well as plenty of seating. At the grill, they serve a full menu, including excellent blackened shrimp tacos.

If you want to experience more of the lake, the Day Time Bar Hop Cruises from Playin Hooky Water Taxi & Charters are a chance to visit four bars in four hours, with all of the boat transportation covered. They also offer their Howl at the Moon Bar Hop Cruise. Departing at 7 pm on Friday and Saturday nights, this cruise offers a curated selection of the best entertainment and drinks available on the lake. Beverages are also available for purchase on the boat.

If you are looking for more flexibility, the Playing Hooky Water Taxi & Charters Aqua Shuttle is the way to go. For one flat rate, you can ride all evening, with transportation being offered to an outstanding selection of waterfront bars. The Aqua Shuttle is a fun option for bachelor/bachelorette parties, festive family gatherings, or corporate events.

Their website lets you reserve your ride ahead of time, and you can see how many seats are left to make sure that your entire group can ride. They also offer a full water taxi service, with transportation from any dock on the Main Channel from Bagnell Dam to the 14 mm & Gravois Arm up to Coconuts Caribbean Beach Bar & Grill.

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18096 Hwy O
Gravois Mills, Missouri
United States

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Sunday Open 24h
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(573) 434-2627

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Frank S.


These guys do a wonderful job of picking you up and delivering you to your destination. We did the coconut tour which I also recommend. With a little bit of...

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Jen W.


This past weekend we used Playin Hooky for a group of 16 girls at a bachelorette party and it was amazing! The music was great and the driver (Jim) even had...

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Leshia O.


Not a great experience on booze cruise. Bars seemed overwhelmed with the amount of people getting off the taxi and all ordering at once. Which led to not...

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