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Luxurious Rustic Log Home with Great Water Views and Sunsets!

Bedrooms 6
Half Baths1
Space 5,300 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

House, 6 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths (Sleeps 14-16)

This beautiful custom built, three-story Real Log Home is located on a 1 ½ acre lot on Lake Keowee. The owner/builder constructed the 5000+ sq. ft. home in 2005 and captured all of the fine details. Not only does the home provide large open water and mountain views, but the lot has plenty of trees and green space.

The home has 6 large bedrooms and 3 ½ baths, a spacious loft area with incredible lake views. Five of the home’s bedrooms offer a picturesque view of the lake. Three bedrooms are upstairs with a Jack and Jill Bathroom. The main level includes the master bedroom and master bath (shower, jetted tub, separate his and her vanities). French doors open from the master room onto the deck.

The great room has a high vaulted tongue & groove ceilings and has windows from the floor to ceiling to capture the beauty of Lake Keowee. A gas fireplace enhances the room. Beautiful hickory wood floors are on the main level (carpet and tile in the master bedroom and bath). The dining room is included in this open floor plan. Dine inside or out and enjoy the breathtaking scenery.

A gourmet chef’s kitchen includes a five burner gas range, dual ovens, a microwave, two side by side refrigerators with dual ice makers and bottom freezers, walk-in pantry, beverage cooler, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, spacious island with prep sink and filtered water tap, deep double commercial sink with disposal and cutting area. The breakfast bar provides additional seating. This kitchen overlooks the great room and dining area. This kitchen will bring out the gourmet in you.

The home has two spacious decks. The deck off of the main level includes a fireplace, porch swing, and gas grill. The deck off of the lower level provides you with an easy access to the lake.

The newly built walk-out basement includes two bedrooms and a full bathroom. A great room includes a Clemson orange pool table, separate ping pong table, dart board, gas fireplace, wet bar, and flat screen television.

A laundry room with a washer and dryer is available for use on the main level.

A private covered dock with a boat lift, wave runner ramp, and two kayaks continue the adventure. Not only does the dock provide great swimming opportunities, but it also provides a relaxing backdrop. The location also provides easy access to a boat ramp (less than ¼ mile – Warpath Landing). In fact, you can view the ramp from the neighborhood. For your convenience, there is plenty of space to park your boat trailer and for additional guest cars.

Great location. The home is within minutes to Clemson and Seneca. Downtown Greenville, SC and Cashiers NC is approximately 45 minutes.

As well, I have a pontoon boat that can be rented with the house at a good price!

More Details

Richard Smith
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner


I just want to let you know what a wonderful time my family and I had while staying at your beautiful home on Lake Keowee. Your home is wonderfully furnished and the space was perfect for all of my family - lots of room to spread out and, also, to be all together. We enjoyed the deck, the dock and the magnificent sunsets.

The time together was so special for all of my family. It was probably the last time that all of us will be together for at least 3 years. My oldest son, his wife and 2 small children moved back to Cambodia about a week ago. The time together at your lake home was a final time for all of us to be together before they left. We had great fun and good times together at your home and there were tearful goodbyes ("see you laters") for all of my children/grandchildren on your driveway.

I want to thank you for providing your home to rent and, thus, allowing us to spend a few treasured days with our family, making special memories in a beautiful home in a beautiful location. We are hopeful that we will, again, be able to rent your home for our next family get together!


Carla Slagel
Mar 2014
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Six Mile House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 5300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Full 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , His & her vanities
    Full 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Jack & Jill
    Full 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Half 1 - toilet
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 6 - 1 double
    Bedroom 7 - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Boat
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Motorboat
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Raft
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Skis
  • Wood Deck
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Whirlpool
  • jetted tub
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing


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Luxurious Rustic Log Home with Great Water Views and Sunsets!
average rating of 4.923077 based on 15 reviews

Spacious and roomy

  • 5 of 5

We greatly enjoyed our stay with family rendezvousing from around the country. We loved the outdoor deck with swing, fireplace, and picnic tables to dine as we watched the sunset. It was rainy during much of our stay, but the game room provided fun for both young and old. I have rented many places through HomeAway, rental agencies, and acquaintances, but I have never found anyone more attentive or accommodating than Richard. He was truly a pleasure to work with. You'll love your stay at his home.

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful house and property but furniture needs updating.

  • 4 of 5

We rented for the Christmas holiday and wish there would have been Christmas decorations to make it feel more homey. The owner was very good communicating with me and the check in process was very easy as well. The house was really spacious for 9 adults. The kitchen was great and accommodated many cooks at once. The view is incredible.

As for the furniture, all of it could use replacing. The cushions are worn to point of feeling like you were almost sitting on the floor. Also with all of the space in this home, more seating is needed. The beds are in the same condition.

Despite the furnishings, we were able to all be together for the holidays and enjoy some great family time.

  • Submitted: Dec 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merry Christmas! We're glad that you enjoyed your stay. We agree that it is time to switch out a few pieces of furniture. We strive to have furnishings that are attractive, comfortable, and durable. We want our guests to feel comfortable. In order to keep our rates down and attractive, we update items periodically and planning to do so in the up-coming off season. We can sleep up to 16 people and we haven't had an issue before due to lack of seats. As for Christmas decorations, we don't always have the house available for rent during the holidays. It's a special time for us, too. I know that you inquired about decorations before your stay and we promptly replied. However, if there is a future demand for holiday decorations, we may be able to offer a concierge service. Usually, guests want to put their own touch on decorations, etc.
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NJ Clemson Families Reunion

  • 5 of 5

We are two families from NJ who have been renting for Clemson games for the past five years. Each year we say, wow, this was even nicer than last year. Well this past week didn't disappoint us. This home is just perfect. The owner is very approachable and quick with answers to any questions. The sunsets are priceless and the home is just gorgeous. My husband was in heaven in the kitchen with everything he needed to cook a great meal. The kids loved the game room downstairs and the kayaks outside. The house is spotless and so convenient to downtown Clemson and the grocery store. This house is definitely on top of our list and any future houses will have strong competition. We will definitely come back here again!

  • Submitted: Nov 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing lake home!

  • 5 of 5

Just returned from our second year at this home on Lake Keowee and plan to return next year. Pretty much sums it up!

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent home & location

  • 5 of 5

We had a truly joyful vacation in your home. The home is beautiful & large enough for our crowd with seven adults & 6 kids ranging from 18 months to 13 years old. It is still large enough for one more family. The dock is great for the kids to swim & us adults to swim & visit. The water was warm enough for us to enjoy. We rented the boat & the kids had a blast tubing right near the house in open water. The lake was not busy at all. We visited sliding rock & Looking Glass Falls & also went white water rafting with Wild Water Adventures both within easy driving distance. Seneca, Clemson & Pickens were within 30 minutes drive for groceries & restaurants. We hope to make this an annual trip!

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A memorable vacation

  • 5 of 5

Just returned from a family reunion at this beautiful lake front property. We had 3 generations (ages 17 - 79) for the week, and there's was never a dull moment. The lake couldn't have been more welcoming...for swimming, boating, or just relaxing and watching fantastic sunsets. We took advantage of the owner's pontoon boat as well as the two kayaks available for us. The younger set explored the lake, jumping from rope swings and rock formations. While the more sedate crowd boated to a lake restaurant and floated in our own cove. All in all, it was a spectacular vacation, and I would recommend it wholeheartedly!

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $200
Pet Fee $100
Damage Deposit $500

Cleaning Fee is $200. Security deposit of $500. Plus tax.;
Clemson games: $2000 (3 Night Min.)
Dates Available: Year round
Holidays: $600/night
4th of July Week: $4000

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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