Open Water Lodge & Cabins

Open Water Lodge is a direct extension of Lake Tawakoni Guide Service.  We are a full-service, full-spectrum overnight destination for fishermen and non-fishermen seeking to have direct access to Lake Tawakoni.  Those who want to relax and enjoy the lake such as swimming, boating, kayaking and just hanging out and reading a book these cabins are private and have everything you need to call it home.   

Our property offers a 2-lane boat ramp which allows private parties to launch their own boat and enjoy private access.  Each cabin is designed to accommodate boat parking w/ charging stations.  The luxury style cabins also boast all amenities from home including granite countertops, walk-in showers and over-sized flat screen TV's.  The cabins are situated so close to the waters edge, you can cast your line from your front porch!

Geared for both families and corporate groups, Open Water Lodge & Cabins has it all.  

The Lodge is designed for up to 10 guest.  It is full of amenities including a pool table, corn hole and large kitchen and large outdoor living space overlooking the lake.  These amenities are private to the Lodge and the private party who has rented it. 5 Person Adult Private HotTub, Outdoor Private Dining Tables with Ambient lighting. 

The Beautiful New luxury Inn is a great place for a one night or weekend stay!8  beautiful waterfront rooms 

Texas Fishing at It's BEST!

Lake Tawakoni Guide Service is one of Texas' Largest Guide Services.  Captain Michael Littlejohn runs a Full time Guide Business and Instructional Service with Captain Teri Littlejohn, Captain Chet Ragan, Captain Noel Ibarra and Professional Guides Jeremy Robinson, Joey Foster & Adam Peugh. They run their Guide Service from Open water Lodge at the Private Guide Dock. So no need to travel! Just wake up and walk right over to the General Store and meet your fishing guide - WOW! 

Tawakoni is Texas' Best Fishing Lake and is only 1 hour east of downtown DALLAS and 4 hours northeast of AUSTIN and HOUSTON and 15 minutes from Lake Fork. We offer Family Friendly fishing trips, Corporate Multi-Boat trips as well as advanced trips for serious anglers wanting to catch a fish of a lifetime! These Captains and Guides book months in advance so check out there website at to book (check out there recent photos updated daily) or watch them on LetsFishTv &  Facebook page at TawakoniGuides (Michael and Teri Littlejohns Lake Tawakoni Guide Service) 

We are the LARGEST & ONLY Guide Service on the lake that specializes in Multi-Species trips including: Striper Fishing, Hybrid Fishing, White Bass, Channel Catfish, Largemouth Bass, Crappie Fishing and Monster Trophy Blue Catfish Fishing.  

To book a fishing trip go to

Michael Littlejohns Lake Tawakoni Guide Service