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Playin Hooky Water Taxi & Charters, LLC

18096 Hwy O, Lake Ozark, MO 65049
+1 573-434-2627
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Fun on a Boat with Friends

We booked the Howl at the Moon boat excursion. Had such a blast! The caption was great and played... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2016
Amy K
Fairview Heights, Illinois, United States
Excellent Taxi Option

It seems two problems will happen to Lake of Ozark visitors. One will get lost on land AND on... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2016
Ole D
via mobile
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“bar hopping” (2 reviews)
“captain” (5 reviews)
“blast” (2 reviews)
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18096 Hwy O, Lake Ozark, MO 65049
+1 573-434-2627
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Reviewed 7 September 2016

We booked the Howl at the Moon boat excursion. Had such a blast! The caption was great and played great music in between the bars. They made sure we had a ride home before leaving the dock which was very thoughtful. I would recommend this...More

Thank Amy K
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

It seems two problems will happen to Lake of Ozark visitors. One will get lost on land AND on water, just the result of a winding lake/river with few bridges. A taxi on the water from peninsula to peninsula solves both problems. The Lake of...More

Thank Ole D
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

I feel bad for the owner that "corporal greg" just took money out of their own pockets. We were still on the clock and he said he'd wait for us to take us back to a different bar. We got out of the boat and...More

Thank gcaves23
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

We departed at 1230 from beavers and went to 5 others bars and spent about an hour at each one. The captain was extremely friendly and a good dj. A great idea for bachelor/bachelorette parties.

1  Thank Brandon R
Jim B, Owner at Playin Hooky Water Taxi & Charters, LLC, responded to this review

Hey Brandon, Glad to hear that you had a great time! Wish you would have given us 5 star but we'll take it. Thanks!

Reviewed 7 September 2015

My niece's bachelorette party on September 29 th included the "Booze Cruise". There were two other parties on the boat and there was plenty of room. The cruise dropped us off at various spots and we were entertained for 5 hours. It is the very...More

Thank Marla L
Reviewed 24 August 2015

Punctual . Clean. Friendly. Will use again!!! Boat captain was very informative about the lake!! Great way to see the lake!, just absolutely fantastic!!!!

1  Thank Colleen B
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

We went bar hopping on the boat with several friends, we had an incredible experience. Each bar was very fun and each one had live music, I highly recommend it!

Thank Donovan B
Reviewed 13 July 2015

We had a group of ten girls spending the weekend at the lake and booked the Saturday -Noon Bar hop cruise. Great time, Great value. They were super accommodating. The boat ride was comfortable and fun and the stops were a blast. They did a...More

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

We were going to take the water taxi for the $20 from 7-130 and they take you to various bars on the lake. I called early afternoon and he said the best place for us to be is H. Toads or Shady Gators. We were...More

5  Thank Patty S
Reviewed 17 June 2015 via mobile

A group of friends recently boarded the Playin Hooky to watch the boat races. Wow!! We were up front and had the best view on the lake. Our Captain was very accommodating, knowledgable and made our cruise even more enjoyable. We were able to pack...More

Thank Elaine H
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are you open in december
21 October 2016|
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Are there any water Taxi services that go further west on the lake?
23 July 2016|
Response from Jim B | Property representative |
Hello Calvin, We run from the dam to the 14 mm at the Lodge of Four Seasons and up the Gravois Arm to Coconuts. If we are doing a charter for a customer we can go further. What part of the lake are you wanting service?
If we are staying at Mile Marker 14, does the bar hop cruise pick us up along the way or do we need to find transport to get us to the departure point? Curious about the transport to get us to and from the Playin Hooky water taxi for the bar hop tour. Regarding the difference in the 2 bar hop cruises - one that departs from Millstone Marina @ noon and the 2nd that departs Beavers at the Dam @ 1pm...Other than the time what are the biggest differences in the 2 cruises? We are interested in bar hopping that afternoon and then possibly staying out longer for live music, etc - would we just book a water taxi back to our condo if we stay longer than the bar hop cruise ends? Thanks!
21 May 2016|
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