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Make A Wake Watersports

(712) 337-3223 EXT 238

Book online at

Boat & Jet Ski Rentals…

*ask about our 8 hour special!

Open Summer Season Only 9am-6pm

Betsy’s Diner

712-337-3223 EXT 444

Eat in or Carry out.  Specials Available!


Open Off-season only


Boathouse Bakery

(712) 337-3223 EXT 331

Come enjoy the view of West Lake while grabbing a bite to eat.


Open Summer Season Only


Village West Boathouse

712-337-3223 EXT 239

Daily and Weekly Boat Hoist Rentals

24 hour gas dock

Open Summer Season Only

Stone's Throw

Clothing for the Entire Family


We have something for everyone!

(712) 337-3223 ext. 297

Summer Season Hours-Tuesday-Sunday 10am-4pm

Off-season Hours- Saturday-Sunday 10am-4 pm


Make A Wake Watersports
We have a Watersport Shop on property with rentals of Jet skis, Speed Boats, Pontoons, Paddle Boats, Kayaks, and many accessories. Rentals are hourly (1-50 hours).  Ask about our 8+ hour Boat/Jet Ski Package and our 4 Hour Kayak/Paddle Boat Package!!  Deposit is required on all rentals.  You can book online at or contact MAKE A WAKE WATERSPORTS at 712-337-3223 ext 238 or email for prices and availability.  LIKE US ON FACEBOOK!

Village West Boat House
Our Boathouse is located on property and has daily and weekly rentals for boat hoists.  We also have 24 hour gas and many convenience items. You may contact the Village West Boathouse at 712-337-3223 ext 239 or email for prices and availability.

Boat House Bakery
The Boat House Bakery is open in the summer season only from 8:30am to 2:30pm daily.  They serve breakfast and lunch, and the cinnamon rolls are a treat!   Please call 712-337-3223 ext 331 for your menu options.

Betsy's Diner
Betsy's Diner is open in the off-season from 9:00am to 2:00pm Tuesday-Saturday.  Their menu consists of breakfast, burgers, and specialty sandwiches.  Specials are served daily.  Carry-out is also available.  Please call 712-337-3223 ext 444 for your menu options.

Stone's Throw Gift Shops
We are open Year Round with new merchandise for the seasons. The hours vary from summer to off-season.  Summer season is open Tuesday-Sunday 10am-4pm. and winter hours are Saturday/Sunday from 10am-4pm. The kids shop is filled with a large selection of swim toys, swimsuits, and sandals.  Our Fashion shop is famous for quality sportswear, swimwear, shoes and accessories for gals and guys.  Of course, you will find the latest in OKOBOJI tees, sweats, jackets, and shirts.  The gift shop is packed with great items for home decorating. If you are looking for a gift, Stone's Throw has the biggest and best selection in the lakes region.  You will find everything including Okoboji souvenirs to nautical decorations.  Please contact 712-337-3223 ext 297.

Village West Recreation Department
Our Recreation Department offers something for everyone. We have activities ranging from indoor/outdoor miniature golf, game room, exercise room, indoor/outdoor pool, Village West Marina and more! In addition, Village West Resort is just minutes away from several outstanding attractions including: Arnolds Park Amusement Park - home of the Legend Roller Coaster, 9 Golf Courses including the nearby Okoboji View course.

Summer Activities in the LAKES AREA

  • Boating
  • Waterskiing/Jet skiing
  • Shopping
  • Fishing
  • Tennis
  • Miniature golf
  • Sand beach
  • Fitness room
  • Boathouse rentals
  • Convention and Banquet Center
  • Great restaurant
  • Biking/walking trail
  • Antique Shops
  • Relax and Enjoy it all!!
      Winter Excitement in the LAKES AREA

  • Cross-country skiing
  • Okoboji Winter Games
  • Snowmobiling
  • Ice-skating
  • Indoor heated pool
  • Indoor miniature golf
  • Arcade and game room
  • Fitness room
  • Ice fishing
  • Shopping
  • Antique Shops
  • Great restaurants
  • New Years Eve Bash
  • Horse Shoe Bend for Tubing