Sunday through Friday Pricing:


$170 per hour - 8 people or less.
Add $5 per person per hour after 8 people.

Add $30 per hour on Saturdays and holidays for every hour between 1 p.m. and 6 p.m..

Add $30 per hour on Sundays for every hour between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m..

For example...
9 people costs $175 an hour
10 people costs $180 an hour.
11 people costs $185 an hour.
12 people costs $190 an hour....etc.

Another example:

10 people for 3 hours = $54 a person

15 people for 3 hours = $41 a person
or 25 people for 4 hours = $41 a person

Minimum total weekdays: $500

Minimum total weekends: $600

Minimum total Saturdays: $650

We always go exactly by the chart. There are no other charges. You are welcome to bring your own food and beverages.

The time at which the boat is reserved is the time from which you will be charged.

(In case of emergency, this time can, on occasion, be adjusted as late as the night before the party - call for details..)

Early arrivals: the meter starts running 15 minutes after the first person gets on the boat

Please do not encourage your guests to arrive earlier than 30 min. before departure time.

30 person maximum on weekdays
25 person maximum on weekends
For larger boats call Lake Austin Riverboats (512-345-5220)

A minimum of 3 hrs. is required for swimming or catered parties.

A minimum of 3.5 hrs. is required for swimming parties on weekends ( Friday - Sunday ).

To reserve a date, a $150 non- refundable deposit is required (Monday-Thursday).

To reserve a Friday, Saturday or Sunday, a $200 non- refundable deposit is required .

Transportation available from:

SuperShuttle (512) 258-3826 (800) BLUE VAN (800-258-3826)

Ray Rodriguez 512-554-9525 (Supershuttle 14 person unmarked van)

Sixth Street Rides (512) 968-3660

Red Star Party Bus : 512-517-9609

R&R Limousine and Bus (512) 947-7433

J&G's City Wide Express (512) 786-8131

Sixth Street Rides (512) 968-3660

Carey Limousine (512) 929-5009
Legendary Sedan and Limousine (512) 569-4743
Lone Star Limousine (512) 990-8482
Rockin Ride (512) 947-RIDE
Sedans Inc. (512) 372-9000
Marriton Limousine (512) 329-7007
Bluebonnet Limousines (512) 420-0200
Best Limo Sedans (512) 653-1881
Roy's Taxi (512) 482-0000

( Please have the receptionist contact us for directions 512-345-8327 )

We are available all year.

In case of severe weather or the lake is closed due to flooding, the deposit is good for twelve months for rescheduling.

NO SHOW POLICY : You will be responsible for the minimum charge for that day ($500 - $650).

(Please call for details.)

The boat is located close to 2811 Pearce Rd. (If you have to use online maps)

Apple Maps and Google maps have the correct location ( search: Sunshine Machine Boat Tours )
Please provide the map from our page to your guests for the best results.

Tom Hall
(512) 345-8327

(Please leave a message.)

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