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Best Value on Lake Murray, Open Floor Plan on Deep Water Cove. U can afford this

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Waterfront Home, dock, 2 Bedrooms , 1 Bath, (Sleeps 5)

This is our 11th year renting our Lake House and we have had a blast meeting people form all over the US. Every year we update something to keep it fresh and comfortable. If you want to be on the water and relax this is the place!

Picture yourself sitting on the shaded 2-level deck with a cool drink in your hand while the fish you caught that day are simmering on the charcoal grill. This is a great place for a romantic weekend, a perfect fishing trip, a special family celebration...or a place for extra company! Come swim or fish off the dock or bring your own boat (rentals available in area). The house has 2 fishing poles and a tackle box available, catching fish is up to you! Don't forget to bring your golf clubs. We have several courses in the area and you can play year-round in South Carolina.

The large kitchen can accommodate several 'chefs' with an eat-in area for the 'non-cooks' to hang out. The dining room table seats 5 plus a bar with 2 bar stools. The open floor plan hosts the dining/bar area and living room which all have a lake view. The large lake view bedroom has 3 twin beds . The second romantic bedroom is furnished with a queen size bed. The large 2 level deck was recently re-done and a new charcoal grill added. There are plenty of tables and chairs to enjoy the outdoors. On a rainy day you can watch Direct TV with 144 channels (including at most times HBO, Cinemax, Showtime & Starz, plus enjoy the Sunday NFL Sunday ticket in the fall.

Information on local restaurants and activities in the Columbia/Lexington area are available at the house. Come and enjoy Lake Murray!

Keywords:Lake Murray: Wonderful Lake House with Dock and Huge Deck.

More Details

Owner
Steve Teets
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 21, 2017

About Steve Teets

Steve and I (Cindy) came to Lake Murray in 2004 from Washington DC and couldn't be happier in SC. We love our life on Lake Murray and think it is the best kept secret in the South. We bought the 'Big' Little Lake House so other people could enjoy Lake Murray as much as we do. And renting it, we have met so many interesting people from all over the country. We just bought a second lake house called the 'Bigger' Little Lake House II! VRBO464100

Steve Teets purchased this house in 2007

Why Steve Teets chose South Carolina

Location, Location, Location! The house is on the south side of the lake and close-in to Lexington, SC. The property is on a large lot with 100ft of waterfront. Because the dock is on a deep cove swimming and fishing is safe and fun. The cove protects boats tied to the floating dock. The huge 2 level deck on the house lets you enjoy the outdoors. The open floor plan gives you lots of light and views.

What makes this house unique

The house has 1200 sq. ft. and is filled with light. You can see the water from the dining room, living room, and one of the bedrooms. The kitchen is large so everyone can help the cook!

Guestbook comments from the owner

"You couldn't ask for a better location on Lake Murray. The no-wake cove is priceless for the kids and our boat. The weather was great so we enjoyed plenty of boating, watersports, and fishing."
Jul 2013
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Amenities

Gilbert House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • bathroom has a shower/tub combination
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 3 twin/ single , 1 baby crib , Pack and Go crib
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (3), Baby Crib play n go (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Year round deep water dock, minutes from Shull Is. public boat ramp, plenty of parking on property. Lots of room on the 2 level deck to enjoy the outdoors. 1200 sq. ft. inside to enjoy on a rainy day. Everyone has enjoyed their stay! You will love Lake Murray!

Reviews

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Best Value on Lake Murray, Open Floor Plan on Deep Water Cove. U can afford this
average rating of 4.5833335 based on 49 reviews
4

Great location ,close to boat ramp

  • 4 of 5

Quite cove, owner easy to reach and very friendly. Interior slightly dated but clean. Back porch provided awesome evening relaxation.

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Peaceful

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed the peace and quiet the location of this home offered. We had a convenient place to dock our boat. The kids enjoyed fishing from the dock, and they always caught something. I must also add, the mattresses in this home were comfortable.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Review of big little lake house..

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay! The house is nicely furnished and well kept. Very clean. Everything you need in the kitchen. View of the cove is excellent. Lake Murray is outstanding! We enjoyed sitting on the dock and watching the great eclipse of 2017! And just sitting on the dock to feel the summer breeze and enjoy nature. The owners communicated well and made sure we understood everything we needed to know about the property. I hope we can return soon!

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Very nice and clean little house. Cozy and peaceful back deck and boat dock.

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time boat riding, site seeing, and fishing. Hanging out at the boat dock and house was fun too. I would rent this place again.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Peaceful Stay

  • 4 of 5

We rented this home for a long weekend for a wedding on Lake Murray. Very quiet and peaceful cove. All the amenities we needed; we grilled on the deck, did laundry, had all the dishes we needed to cook in, grocery store just a ten minute drive away. Our hosts were quick to respond to some unexpected situations. Internet was not working and when we reported it they made some calls to get us back on line quickly. The coffee maker acted up and our hosts delivered a new one that day. I don't mind glitches when the host responds so fast. Would recommend this home for a short or long stay.

  • Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

clean and comfy right on the lake.

  • 5 of 5

the house is equipped with pretty much everything you need to enjoy your time on the lake. bring some charcoal and a cooler and let the fun begin.

  • Submitted: May 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
21 Miles
Columbia (CAE)
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Ponderosa, Golden Hills
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Rt. 378
Nearest Beach
16 Miles
Lake Murray Park/Public Beach
Car: necessary

Lake Murray has 500 miles of shoreline so boating is at the top of the list. Boat rental is available in area. We have national fish tournaments, water skiing, and jet skiing. Or you can just swim off the dock and relax. Also our Zoo and Ed Venture is a must see for the kids..

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning fee $80
Tax Rate 8.0%

A $200 security deposit (refundable per rental contract) is required. Reservations are on first come basis. Receipt of your deposit holds your reservation. We do accept credit cards for the full amount/one transaction with Pay Pal.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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