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Hartwell Manor

Sleeps22
Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms7
Half Baths1
Space 7,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 7 Bedrooms + Loft, 7.5 Baths, (Sleeps 20-22)

Beautiful lake-centric home perfect for large families or executive retreats. Unique design with two-story wall of glass for exceptional lake views. Massive multi-level deck with screen room. Jacuzzi.

Wooded walkway from deck to double-slip covered dock. This is one of the largest homes on the lake - each of the 7 bedrooms has private baths. Additionally there are two separate loft areas, one with four twin beds, the other with two twin beds.

The property is convenient to I85, just 5 miles off either exit 173 or exit 177. A public boat ramp is located within 1 mile of the home.

The pictures speak for themselves - it doesn't get any better than this!

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More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
April 21, 2017

Amenities

Lavonia House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 7000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 22
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 16 people
Bathrooms:
  • 7 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
    Bathroom 6 -
    Bathroom 7 -
Bedrooms:
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 22
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king
    Bedroom 5 - 1 king
    Bedroom 6 - 1 king
    Bedroom 7 - 1 king
    Loft 2 - 2 twin/ single , 2 child bed
    Loft 1 - 4 twin/ single
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • jetted tub

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(22 traveler reviews)

Hartwell Manor
average rating of 4.9545455 based on 22 reviews
5

Even More Perfect than the Pictures!

  • 5 of 5

Everything about this house was absolutely perfect for our family of 13 visiting on vacation. We are ages 4 - 84 and it could not have been a better experience for any of us! My whole family had a wonderful time. My Dad was not feeling well for most of our vacation, as he was diagnosed with bronchitis and a low-functioning kidney just two days before our trip, so he spent most of our 6 days there resting in a chair near the fireplace. I think that was just what the doctor ordered though, because he was feeling really great yesterday when it was time to drive home. He loved the scenery and looking out over the lake at the various boats that came around to fish.

We did all of our cooking in the downstairs kitchen - what a great setup! It was perfect for our large meals as they had everything anyone could ask for in terms of mixing bowls, measuring cups, pots and pans, and plenty of room for all the cooks in the kitchen. In this case, there were never too many!

All the extras in the house just made our stay even more special. The kids and adults enjoyed playing the arcade games, we loved the hot tub, almost everyone took a turn on the paddle boat, and with the two large dining room tables we had plenty of room to play games every night.

I also want to mention working with the owner, Steve, was fantastic. He was out of town when we arrived, but his neighbor, Ted, met us and showed us around the house. The only thing we needed during our stay was an ax, as we wanted to build a bonfire and roast marshmallows on one of the freezing nights and didn't have one to split the large pile of wood that was there for us. Ted got us one immediately with no waiting. These two have it together!

All in all this was a fantastic vacation for us at the most beautiful house we've ever rented (and we've rented quite a few for our annual vacation). I highly recommend Hartnell Manor to anyone looking to pamper and spoil yourself and your guests with high-quality luxury in a peaceful, scenic location.

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Awesome accommodations!

  • 5 of 5

This was a wonderful place to stay for many reasons. The home was beautifully decorated for Christmas and every detail seemed to be thought of! Both kitchens were fully equipped, and even more importantly they had great knives, which is rare to find in a rental. Each room was spacious and there were plenty of bathrooms. The lake view was perfect and we were able to use the paddle boat and row boat with ease. Since the kitchen and living room are open concept it was a great gathering place fort the group. Additionally, there is a sono sound system that plays throughout the house, but you can turn down the sound in certain rooms if you prefer. It provided the perfect soundtrack to our weekend. The was warming up when we arrived and was nice and hot by the time we got in. Arcade games in the loft were a fun addition to the home. Be aware that there is no separate hallway to get to the top floor bedrooms, so you will have to walk through either of the loft areas to get to that floor. Whoever stays in a loft area can't be too picky about privacy, although the big screen tvs in the lofts should appease them. We went on a short group hike at Lake Hartwell State Park, which was only 15 minutes away despite actually being in South Carolina. Steve and his neighbor Tim were both helpful and made the trip go smoothly. This home exceeded my expectations with it's beauty and all of the thoughtful details.

  • Submitted: Dec 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Family Thanksgiving 2016

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time again at the Hartwell Manor! The place is beautiful and can accommodate large families. We had 33 people from newborn to 84 and never felt crowded! Steve is very nice to work with and Ted is amazing! Even bringing us a dust pan! We love this place!

  • Submitted: Nov 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Yearly family vacation.

  • 5 of 5

It really should begin with the professionalism and friendliness of owner in prompt responses to early ? we had when making reservations. Second, the absolute best neighbor, Ted, who oversees your stay, is very helpful and well represents owner. The property is STUNNING. We've rented a house every year (10 years) for our family trips in different states and locations and this property and its amenities inside and out would definitely be in our top 3. Will definitely share details with others. Thank you Steve Blackmon, owner, for such a fantastic place to share and create new memories!

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Walimah Spectacular

  • 5 of 5

My son got married. It is the duty of the male's family to have a feast and party. We had some food catered but we prepared some foods as well. The house accommodated us and exceeded our expectations. The service from the property caretaker was engaging and exceptional. He provided instructions that seemed complicated at first but we followed them without difficulties. The house was spacious, relaxing scenery, with activities galore. It rained a few nights, we played games and hung out on the screened porch. We had fun in a tree swing and boats that accommodated adult weights. We went shopping in town which was a 15 minute drive. The house came with a hot tub, a jetted tub in the master bathroom, a variety of tub and shower combinations throughout. There was a game room, two lofts with beds on each, extra towels, blankets, just extra stuff. There are two kitchens that had more stuff, appliances, and candy - my grandchildren really enjoyed that. At the end of the day, it was a great place that wowed my guests. I also got my refund back within a week. Thanks Steve, definitely looking forward to my next visit

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Hartwell Manor family Thanksgiving 2015

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful experience at the Hartwell Manor! Our big family had plenty of room to play games or just lounge around. The view was amazing and the house is beautiful! We enjoyed the paddle boat and canoe and the big swing! The 2 kitchens provided plenty of space to cook our meals. We all enjoyed the big bedrooms each with its on bathroom. We plan to come back!

  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Lavonia House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Off Season
Sep 16 2016 - Apr 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$1,000
$5,000
 
 
Summer
Jun 3 2017 - Aug 26 2017
7 night minimum stay
$5,600
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$1,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning Fee $200

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