Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927

Charming House on Lake Seed in Rabun County

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 4 Baths (Sleeps up to 8 adults)

Beautiful Lake Seed is between Lake Rabun and Lake Burton. There is no marina on Seed which makes for a very quiet and peaceful environment. From the sun porch, enjoy watching the mist lift from the lake and rise to the mountains in the background. You have a choice of outdoor areas on both levels where you can sun, swing, eat or just relax and enjoy the scenery.

There are living areas on two levels so there will be no fights over the remote!! A beautiful well equipped kitchen with granite countertops will delight the cook in your group. It is a part of the great room so the cook will not be left out of the party. The entire house is beautifully furnished with antiques and 'found treasures' but very comfortable and family friendly.

A master bedroom with a queen bed and en suite bath and a king bedroom with bath in the hall are on the main floor. Downstairs is another queen bedroom with en suite bath. A new room has been added with a queen bed and two bunk beds. A Jack and Jill bath with 2 shower/tubs. 2 toilets and a double sink connects to the new room. There is a TV room between the two bedrooms which opens on to the downsstairs deck and the path to the lake.

When is the best time to visit Lake Seed? Anytime! Enjoy the swimming and boating activities in the summer; the native azaleas, rhododendron, mountain laurel are the attractions in the spring; the fall color seen from the sun porch in the fall is unsurpassed; and, the stillness, wood fires, and solitude of winter is the best time to relax and renew.

Wonderful hikes, beautiful waterfalls and views are available year round. So come see why we all love 'going to Seed'.

Keywords: Lake House

More Details

Owner
Barbara Major
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
May 22, 2017

About Barbara Major

The house was purchased in 1998 when all three of my children lived in Atlanta, and I lived in Birmingham. We wanted a place to meet and wind down after the work week. Since then, all three have married, had children and moved from Atlanta, and I moved to NE Florida. We still get together at the lake , but not as often as we used to. For that reason, I decided to share our retreat with others via VRBO. It is is a special spot and now loved by my six grandchildren as well as our renters.

Barbara Major purchased this house in 1998

Why Barbara Major chose Lake Rabun

After looking at multiple homes on all of the Georgia Power lakes in Rabun County, we this house really stood out from the rest. Many lots in the area are very steep and docks are quite a hike from the house. Our dock is easily and quickly accessed,and the slope is gentle! This house has beautiful features like granite countertops throughout, modern appliances and all rooms are well appointed. In addition, we loved the size of the lake as there was no marina and moderate boat traffic. The house is in a small slough which is great for swimmers. From the house, the view of the lake is wonderful, and the large lot was left natural with large trees, rhododendron and mountain laurel. Sitting in the sunroom is like sitting in a tree house. We could not resist this special house, lot and location. It turned out to be even better than we thought!

Amenities

Lakemont House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Jack & Jill bath: 2 toilets,2 tub/showers,double sinks
    Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , private bath
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , private bath
    Bunk room - 1 queen , 1 child bed , Jack and Jill bathroom
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (3), Bunk Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
Walking distance to waterfalls and adjoins National Forest. Canoe & Kayak available. Dock for fishing, swimming and sunning. Boat rentals available nearby

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(24 traveler reviews)

Charming House on Lake Seed in Rabun County
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 24 reviews
5

Beautiful location well kept house

  • 5 of 5

Getting there is a bit of an adventure, but the house is spacious, well kept, well equipped and beautifully located in a secluded cove. We enjoyed staying here and the host is very responsive.

  • Submitted: May 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

A Great Way To Welcome The New Year

  • 5 of 5

4 couple friends gathered together in this amazing home to celebrate New Years. What an outstanding place!!! This home is very "high end", immaculate, well built, well designed and furnished to the "10". There was much talk of returning.

  • Submitted: Jan 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
4

While we were there we visited Helen and enjoyed the Holiday decoration up. Also went the Wineries.

  • 4 of 5

The house was great and had everything we needed. The view from the living room and sun room of the lake we enjoyed. Everything was in good condition as stated.

Only problem was the dirt road that lead to the house was 3 miles long and took about 12 minutes to get to the house.

  • Submitted: Nov 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Amazing mountain retreat!

  • 5 of 5

What an amazing property, we we fell in love with the area and the home was HUGE! So much space! The views are gorgeous and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay.

  • Submitted: May 25, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Fantastic for Family Gathering

  • 5 of 5

Large family space accommodating multi-generation gathering. Private space with bedrooms and each having own bathroom. Great kitchen and dining space. Loved the sun room overlooking the lake. Go in prepared to stay--long way to grocery. Only other concern was having to take away your own trash to county facility--glad we had tarp and boxes to load trash in our car. Overall fantastic place for any family gathering. We hope to visit again soon.

  • Submitted: Jan 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Wonderful Home

  • 5 of 5

The house was lovely and so comfortable. It is more spacious than the pictures show. The lake was not super busy and this was Labor day weekend! We will definitely be renting this home again-the owners were wonderful to work with.

Julie

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Map

Photos

Rates & Availability

Lakemont House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$300
From
$325
Thu,Fri,Sat
$1,950
$9,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Cleaning Fee $150
Tax Rate 6.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Enter dates for accurate pricing

Send a Message Send a Message
Available
Unavailable

You might like these similar properties