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Best Cove on Lake, Can Be Packaged with House Right Next Door!

12 Reviews
Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


Minimum Stay
2 - 3 nights


Indian Oaks House Rental Photos and Description

House, 4 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3 Baths, (Sleeps 12)

Bring your boat and enjoy our covered dock on the best cove on the lake. We are a five minute boat ride from South Cove boat ramp and to Keowee Marina. Our quiet, secluded cove is very deep and the water level off the end of the dock is over 15 feet.

Our house sits on a quiet cul-de-sac on the south end of the lake, close to town. Just 3 miles from grocery shopping, restaurants, pharmacy and hospital. By boat we are five minutes from the Lake Keowee Marina with gas docks, boat rentals and the popular Tiki Hut restaurant and bar. Short ride to the south cove park with public boat ramps and lighted tennis courts.

Enjoy the sunset over the lake from the shaded deck from this family friendly Lake Keowee home that will easily accomodate two families. Excellent view of a secluded, deep water cove from master bedroom, family room and guest room.

Sleeping Accomodations:

Four Bedroom with three full baths. King in the master and a Queen in each upstairs guest room. Child Friendly bedroom and bath on terrace level offers two bunk beds with one double lower bunk - sleeps five. Two full sleeper sofas in the lower level family room.

Family Living Areas:

Vaulted family room with easy care wood floors and adjoining eating area overlooks deck and lake.

Terrace level has second family room, bunk room, TV, eating area, laundry room, covered porch and sundeck.

Additional Features:

48 inch flat screen downsatirs and a 42 inch flat screen (both with HDTV), wireless internet modem, and a brand new gas grill.

Two car oversize garage with space for bikes and other sports equipment.

Additional parking for three cars or driveway pad for boat trailer.

Large dock in deep water with ample space for three boats. Jet ski lift for one jet ski. Beach for children or sun bathing.


5 Minutes from the South Cove Park boat ramp, Keowee Marina and Tiki Hut, and shopping in Historic Seneca,SC. Short drive to Blue Ridge Mountains and hiking trails to the beautiful waterfalls at Isoquanna Falls State Park. 40 minutes to Cashiers and Highland, NC, where you can ski the slopes of Sapphire Mountain in the winter. Twenty minutes to Interstate 85.

Area overview:

If you love the best of what Mother Nature has to offer, spectacular mountains and waterfalls, crystal clear waters and almost perfect 4-season weather, then this is the vacation spot for you. Tucked in the Northwest corner of South Carolina it is truly a paradise found. Here you will find lifelong residents and vacationers alike say “this is the most beautiful part of the country I have ever seen.”

The Blue Ridge Mountains serves as the backdrop and Lake Keowee the centerpiece of this beautiful setting. There are 18,500 acres of water and more than 300 miles of shoreline. If you enjoy water sports you will love the sailing, boating, water-skiing, canoeing, whitewater rafting and fishing.

The area is surrounded by 1000's of acres of protected land with six state parks nearby and located with access to two of the most pristine lakes in the Southeast, Lake Keowee and Lake Jocassee. Golfers will enjoy the various public and private golfing options located less than a 20 minute drive from the lake.

Second Rental House Package - Right Next Door:

Let us know if you are interested in booking two houses simultaneously in one package deal as we rent another 3 bedroom house that is right next door! The two houses are great for large gatherings such as football games, family reunions, weddings, etc. Both homes can be secured under one deposit and rental agreement. The second house is VRBO #489423.

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  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible

Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
September 25, 2016
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About The Owner

My wife Carmen & I have 4 kids ranging from 12 to 20 years old. We live in Atlanta.

The Owner purchased this house in 2008

Why The Owner chose Seneca

We love the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and crystal clear water at Lake Keowee. Close proximity to restaurants and stores in downtown Seneca. Awesome weekend retreat for Clemson home football games.

We love to sit on the balcony with a cool beverage, watch the ducks and turtles in the cove and listen to the beautiful sounds of the lake.

What makes this house unique

We swim and water ski from April to October and snow ski at Saphire from December to March. In the fall we take in Clemson home football games with friends. We always play tennis at South Cove Park (5 minutes away) or golf at one of the several courses in the area.


based on 12 traveler reviews

Best Cove on Lake, Can Be Packaged with House Right Next Door!
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 12 reviews
South Carolina

Fun Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Our first VRBO on Lake Keowee and it was excellent! This home is great for a large family gathering. We hope to return next year and get our friends to rent the house next door. We had plenty of room in the driveway for our boat trailer & 4 cars. Lake Keowee water was cool, clear and great for swimming and boating. Plenty of hiking trails within a short drive. Thanks for letting us share your beautiful home.

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Woodridge, Il USA

Family fun

  • 5 of 5

clean, roomy, great communication with owners. Rented both houses for family get-together for a wedding in Seneca.

We would love to do it again and enjoy this beautiful location and Lake Keowee

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Family Get Together

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this house with another family and we had a blast. We loved having the two living areas that we could spread out in. The house was clean and the cove is very peaceful. The furnishing are very comfortable and plenty of seating for everyone. Our kids loved having the bunk room that they could all hang out in and loved the air hockey table and ping pong table. It was a great weekend and we hope to visit again someday.

  • Submitted: May 25, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ocean Springs, MS

Wonderful family time at the lake

  • 5 of 5

We recently visited from Mississippi Gulf Coast and stayed at your lake house. Everything was wonderful! Thank you so much for your special touch of fresh flowers that made us feel like we were being 'welcomed home'. We hope to be able to stay again soon.

  • Submitted: May 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lake Wylie, SC

Lake Wylie Boaters weekend

  • 5 of 5

We rented this house for the weekend along with the one next door for a group of 6 couples. We enjoyed the houses and our time on the beautiful lake. Great place to rent if you are bringing your boats along and very convenient location. We will be returning next summer if not before.

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Hendersonville, North Carolina

Property needs attention!

  • 3 of 5

While the property was quiet and lovely the home needed some attention. The extensive decks on both levels have great potential and might have been enjoyed if they were cleaned. It was dark and slimy mostly from tree droppings. My husband had to scrape outdoor high-top table before we could eat on it. He also spent some of his time unplugging toilets. Laundry was left in dryer upon our arrival and refrigerator was not cleaned. The dock was our favorite place to relax however some of our personal items were stolen on 2 different nights. We did notify the owners of these problems. I believe after some updates to this property this would be a great place to relax and unwind.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We always appreciate feedback from our renters so we can keep our house appealing for future renters. We do have wonderful decks outside which are surrounded by trees and that allows renters to sit outside in shade for most of the day. That is what makes our property so private and lovely. With the heavy pollen season and heavy rain to follow, the decks were in need of attention. We have since cleaned and pressure washed all the decks and outside areas to make them more enjoyable for everyone who visits. The other issues have been brought to the attention of the cleaning service and will not happen again.
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Five championship golf courses within thirty minute drive. During the winter months, Sapphire Mountain has great snow skiing and snowboarding - only 45 minute drive. Many great restaurants in the area.


Rates & Availability

Indian Oaks House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Sep 9 2016 - Dec 1 2016
3 night minimum stay
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2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning & Linen $150
Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 10.0%

Fully executed rental agreement also required along with deposit. Must be 25 years old or older to rent the property. Automobiles must be parked in the driveway or garage and cannot be parked in the street. This is a smoke free, pet free rental - no exceptions.

1/2 total rental amount (including tax and cleaning) required upfront to hold reservation. Remaining 1/2 balance due 30 days prior to arrival. Security deposit refundable within 14 days of satisfactory checkout.

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Indian Oaks House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lakefront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) 2 full size sleeper couches, Bunk Beds (2) One bunk bed has double bed on bottom.
  • Air Hockey
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Tennis ...
  • Wood Deck
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • limited accessibility ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Three bedrooms have a lake view. Two bedrooms have both a lake view and access to deck.

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