Frequently Asked Questions
& Important Information
Cancellations up to 7 days before your reservation date are 100% refundable. If you have to cancel with less than 7 days’ notice you will forfeit your reservation deposit of 30% of the total rental amount. However, you may reschedule up to 48 hours before your reservation time based on availability
Rescheduling and refunds due to weather is determined on the day of your reservation. If there is inclement weather, your reservation may be cancelled, rescheduled, or refunded. We will not issue refunds for inclement weather more than 24 hours prior to your reservation.
Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Saturday – Sunday 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
It Is unlawful to operate a Jet Ski on the waters NC between sunset and sunrise
Book online at wavekingsnc.com or call (980) 231-4317 to make a reservation, check availability, or for more information.
Boat rentals are set for 2 and 4 hour durations with the option to extend for an additional fare if no reservations follow.
Jet Ski rentals are limited to 1 and 2 durations with the option to extend for an additional fare if no reservations follow.
An advance reservation of less than 7 days before your rental time requires payment in full. If you book online or if it’s under $300, we require you to make your payment in full. If your rental is more than $300 and greater than 7 days before your rental time a 30% deposit is required. The remaining balance will be charged the day of the reservation.
A 5% service fee of the total rental amount goes towards fuel.
Add water sports on all of our boats for $50. Price includes tube, ropes and life jackets. Sorry, we still charge $50 if you bring your own equipment.
We operate on Lake Wylie. Our boat is stored at the Morning Star Marina, however our pickup location may vary. Prior to the reservation we will contact you on departure location.
Each Tritoon rental is equipped with all emergency equipment, life jackets of all sizes, and two fun floats.
It’s important that you arrive 20-30 minutes prior to your designated rental start time and go over important safety instructions prior to your departure. We have multiple rentals launching on any given day so our launch times are strictly followed & will not be adjusted due to late arrivals.
Rental Return/Jet Skis:
Upon your return, please plan on approximately 5 minutes for the Return/Check-In Process of your rental boat. Boat and jet ski equipment will be checked and safety items will be verified after and before each rental to ensure our vessels are being returned in the condition they were rented out.
We highly recommend you consult and read all the North Carolina boat laws. We are not responsible to any ticket or citation given due to negligence of the renter or a member of that party
Anyone 18 and older may rent from us. However, anyone born after June 30, 1996 needs to have a boater’s safety certificate to operate our boats.
Membership to the Wave Kings provides you convenient access to a variety of premium boats and jet skis. With a Wave Kings Boat Club Membership you get to enjoy all the fun that boating on Lake Wylie has to offer, with none of the worry or hassle usually associated with boat ownership! There are no maintenance fees, boat payments, cleaning fees, storage fees, insurance fees, taxes, or hidden expenses!