5 Best Vacation Rentals With Boat Near Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri - Updated 2023

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Lake of the Ozarks is a year-round travel destination for tourists of all ages. Built in 1929, this man-made reservoir is ideal for people looking to mix adventure and restful stays. You can take part in a plethora of fun leisure activities on and near the reservoir. Some popular outdoor activities include camping, fishing, boating, and zip-lining. In addition, boats and boat slip rentals are within easy reach. On the lakeside, you’ll find Bridal Cave and Thunder Mountain Park, a picturesque cave offering guided tours. Another attraction is the Lake of the Ozarks State Park. To make your vacation more enjoyable, book a modern lodging facility that allows you to explore the lake. Read on for the best vacation rentals with boat near Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri.

1. Lovely abode with a spacious balcony (from USD 186)

Enjoy spectacular views from a private balcony at this stunning rental home, which is situated on the shores of a tranquil lake. It also has a lower deck with a fire pit, making it a great place to spend chilly evenings with friends and family. High-definition TV with Roku provides countless entertainment options, and complimentary Wi-Fi ensures you can remain connected online.

Guests who bring or rent a boat can use the property’s private dock and slip. Renting a boat or jet ski requires the same minimum age of 25 as renting a house, so guests should plan accordingly. The watercraft has a maximum capacity of 10 people or 1800 pounds (816.47 kilograms) with gear and includes 10 life vests that the Coast Guard has authorized for your safety. Two-day rentals are required at a minimum, and so are refundable damage deposits.

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Lake Ozark, Missouri, United States
16.93 km (10.6 mi) from Lake of the Ozarks State Park
87 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 7 Beds 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
linens were very plush mattresses were firm and comfy living room furniture was very comfortable
view is beautiful and the house is very comfortable
comfortable home and filled with everything you need to cook and relax with family
super clean and a wonderful time
jennifer was responsive and property was clean and as advertised
the place was clean and perfect for our weekend stay
jennifer made a great host available for questions or concerns without hesitation
they were quick to respond to questions and were genuinely helpful
owners were very quick to respond to any questions and very generous and helpful
owners are great to work with if there were any questions
wonderful hosts and the convenience of a boat on site highly recommend
location was great too
very nice and a great location
it’s a very relaxing place close to lots of the lakes attractions
great place to stay and great location
great place to stay and in a good location
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2. Charming property with a walk-out patio (from USD 89)

Start planning your getaway today at this charming property with a walk-out patio with beautiful lake views and a gas grill for your outdoor cooking enjoyment. There’s free Wi-Fi and a TV with standard cable for indoor leisure entertainment.

Guests can also access fantastic on-site amenities such as a swimming pool, hot tub, playground, and fitness center, where you can stay active during your vacation and soak up the sun.

For those looking to take their lake experience to the next level, guests can rent a 25 feet (7.62 meters) Manitou Aurora Tritoon, where renters must be 25 years old or older and have a valid boating license to operate. It also has an anchor with 100 ft (30.48 m) of rope, 12 life jackets, water toys, and a Bluetooth stereo. You also have the option to hire a certified captain for convenience.

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Lake Ozark, Missouri, United States
16.66 km (10.4 mi) from Lake of the Ozarks State Park
83 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire condo 2 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great lake views from pools
we enjoyed the pools/hot tubs and the amazing view from the balcony
place was awesome pools were great in nice relaxing area
this place is amazing comfortable beds and couch
the condo was updated beautiful and had all the amenities needed for a comfortable stay on our vacation
clean and stocked on necessities
perfect accommodations - clean comfortable and convenient
very clean and so cute and cozy
great stay very clean and extremely friendly and helpful
beds were comfortable check-in was seamless and place was very clean and had everything you need
the owner was responsive to any questions i had
host was easy to communicate with very quick response times
great host quick to respond
great stay and a great host
timothy was a great host — super responsive and worked to accommodate a couple of our requests
wonderful condo and great location in the lake
great location nice and quiet
we really enjoyed very close to shopping and dinning
great location at the lake for a peaceful getaway
this beautiful condo is very close to many of the places we wanted to visit
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3. Hidden Harbor Hideaway (from USD 234)

Hidden Harbor Hideaway offers a relaxing and stress-free vacation in Missouri. This lakefront home rental near Lake of the Ozarks measures 2,000 sq. ft (185.81 sq. m)and sits in a quiet location on Horseshoe Bend. Accommodating a group of eight, this three-bedroom rental is one of the best Vrbo vacation rentals and comes with full a kitchen, high-speed Wi-Fi, and a screened porch.

It also has paddleboards, a chill raft, and 24 feet (7.32 meters) Bennington Tritoon boat that you can rent to explore the lake. Take advantage of the private dock with seating, a swim platform, and a boat slip for water-based adventures.

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13.68 km (8.5 mi) from Lake of the Ozarks State Park
97 reviews   Wifi Available
House 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the shade and ceiling fan on the dock was perfect
breakfast on the upper deck looking at the lake was a great way to start the day
the kitchen needs a floor mat the couches were pretty uncomfortable/sagging and the beds were really hard
we didn't do a lot of cooking but i was impressed with how well the kitchen was stocked
it was very well stocked with linens kitchen supplies etc
clean and very beautiful
property was roomy clean and well maintained
the house is clean and comfortable and easy to find
the house was clean the dock and slip worked out great and the location was great
we loved our stay at hidden harbor everything was clean and we had plenty of room to spread out
the owners were very responsive to questions
home owner was very nice too
the owners were very responsive to a couple questions during our stay
highly recommend this house and the owner
owner was very accommodating and helpful
good waterfront location with nice dock
location is phenomenal as well
we loved our stay at michael’s place
let me say the dock and location was amazing
i recommend staying at this location if your going fishing or on a family trip as well
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4. Spacious house with beautiful views (from USD 395)

Wake up to stunning water and marina views from this four-bedroom house, one of the best Airbnb vacation rentals. Perfect for a group of 12 guests, this accommodation facility offers boats and boat slips for rent. Feel free to message the hosts for rental services. This house rental with a dock near Lake of the Ozarks has a waterslide that makes it easy to explore the lake about 200 feet (61 meters) away.

After venturing out, relax your body by taking a dip in the hot tub. As if that’s not all, there’s a five-car parking space on site.

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Lake Ozark, Missouri, United States
11.69 km (7.3 mi) from Lake of the Ozarks State Park
21 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
super clean and not to far from and the favorite attractions
check-in was easy and the house was clean and ready when we arrived
the clean convenient dock and hot-tub exceeded all of our expectations
the hosts were quick to communicate and very helpful
i really enjoyed the place the host is really responsive and very helpful
the host is great to work with and the house is super nice and exactly as pictured
location was also super convenient on the lake
location is perfect for a variation of reasons
great location with short drives to boat rentals bars and grocery store
the dock is the place to be the extra boat slip worked perfectly for our boat
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5. Restful residence for eight (from USD 495)

Perched in a quiet lakefront setting, this four-bedroom house is sizeable enough for eight guests. While residing here, use its boat ramp, hammock, and fire pit to enjoy yourself outdoors. Have your morning coffee from the screened-in porch with picnic tables and overlooking the Lake of the Ozarks.

You can rest in the sitting room watching shows on the smart TV. If you’re looking to discover the lake, make good use of the two-seater paddle boat. This property is also one of the house rentals near Lake of the Ozarks, with access to a boat ramp and slip.

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Gravois Mills, Missouri, United States
24.07 km (15.0 mi) from Lake of the Ozarks State Park
26 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
very clean with a great dock for lake access
lots of parking and very clean house
the place itself was extremely clean cozy peaceful and relaxing
house is spacious clean and worked perfectly for our family with kids
hosts were very helpful
the hosts were kind and considerate and always available for any questions or concerns
perfect location for a quiet family get away
great place to stay right on the lake
hosts are great and it’s a great location
this place is the best
this is a beautiful house in a great location and is hosted by very pleasant and family oriented hosts
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Explore the waters of the Lake of the Ozarks

There are plenty of ways to enjoy Missouri, and boating is one way to explore the Lake of the Ozarks. Enjoy boating and relax in comfort in the above vacation rentals near Lake of the Ozarks.

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Frequently asked questions about the best vacation rentals with boat near Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri

1. Which vacation rentals with boats near Lake of the Ozarks are suitable for large groups?

This lovely abode with a spacious balcony and this spacious house with beautiful views are great places to stay for larger groups of guests planning to enjoy Lake of the Ozarks.

2. Which vacation rentals with boats near Lake of the Ozarks have parking?

Hidden Harbor Hideaway, this spacious house with beautiful views, and this restful residence for eight all have parking available, offering guests convenient spots to park their vehicles while on vacation.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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