Lake of the Ozarks Newest Luxury Resort

The Resort & Yacht Club at Toad Cove - The pursuit of happiness finally has a finish line.

June 2008

The Resort and Yacht Club at Toad Cove is the newest and most luxurious full-service resort to open at the Lake of the Ozarks in nearly a quarter of a century. The 116-suite hotel is located adjacent to the famous Horny Toad Entertainment Complex at the seven-mile marker of Lake of the Ozarks and covers more than a quarter of a mile of shoreline.

All of the suites have lake views and feature fireplaces, high-end cabinetry and moldings, built-in flat-screen televisions, stereo tuner and surround sound, DVD and CD players, high-speed wireless Internet access, kitchenettes, king-size beds with high thread count linens, lavish comforters, plush pillows, leather sofas with pull-out sleeper beds and more.

The fastest boats in the world compete for the National Title,
at the Horny Toad Offshore Supper Series National Championship Powerboat Race.
Willie Nelson, live on stage at the Horny Toad Benefit Concerts last summer.

Also featured are retail shops, a spa and beauty salon, gourmet dining, fitness center, indoor/outdoor swimming pool with a swim-up bar, outdoor pool/deck area with a waterfall, indoor sand volley ball court, and next door is The Horny Toad entertainment complex, featuring the very best in Lake of the Ozarks dining and entertainment, with such big names as the Beach Boys and Willie Nelson in a summer concert series. To be featured are The Outlaws, Sunday, July 6, Eddie Money, Sunday, July 20, and Night Ranger, Sunday, July 27, plus three more to be announced. The annual lake-area Bike Fest will take place September 11-14, featuring a concert on Saturday, September 13, by Head East. 

Every September, The Horny Toad Offshore Super Series National Championship boat races take place with upward of 50 of the fastest boats in the world racing on the lake right in front of the complex. These state-of-the-art racing boats reach speeds of nearly 200 miles per hour while competing for the National Championship title. This scheduled event will take place September 25-28 and also will feature a concert on Saturday, September 27, by Kansas City favorite, Shooting Star.

If you are looking for an executive retreat with outstanding facilities, there’s 9,000-square-feet of meeting and function space, which includes a 6,600-square-foot ballroom that can be divided into three rooms, an executive conference room, reception/breakout room (with lake view and outdoor seating) and plenty of outdoor function space. There is also a movie and presentation theater with seating for more than 50 people that is Powerpoint-ready and equipped with surround sound and laptop-friendly, theater-style seating. The Resort and Yacht Club also features full-service on-site catering that offers anything from unique break service to a full themed indoor or outdoor banquet function.

All of the luxury suites have balconies overlooking the beautiful Lake of the Ozarks and the full-service Yacht Club Marina, which has more than 100 slips for visitors arriving by boat, plus an additional 100 covered slips in the marina available on an annual lease. The Yacht Club amenities include 24-hour fueling, pump-out service, a full-service convenience store, shower and laundry facilities, wireless Internet and access to the complex’s retail shops with the latest fashions in resort wear. The marina also has pontoon boats and wave runners available for rental as well as parasailing.

The Resort and Yacht Club also offers visitors discounted golf packages at the lake’s 14 golf courses, including four signature courses. Golf packages include tee times, shuttle service to and from the golf course, a sleeve of golf balls and bottled water. All of the resort packages can be specifically tailored to your needs.