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Charming Lake House with Dock

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 8 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 3 Bedrooms, 2-1/2 Baths, (Sleeps 7)

Come enjoy some 'down time' and 'recharge' at Lake Murray! Fish from our dock, paddle around in our canoe, or rent a jet ski or boat and get out on the water! Grill up your fresh catch on the deck and or sit back and relax on the screen porch overlooking the water and dock.

This open floor plan home was built in 2007 and outfitted with all new furniture in 2010. NEW CARPET was installed in all bedrooms for 2017. The master suite is located upstairs and features a queen bed, a cedar lined dresser, satellite HDTV, Blu ray DVD, and a sitting area overlooking the lake. The master bath has tile floor, dual sinks, a soaker tub, separate shower, and a walk-in closet.

Down stairs you will find a high ceiling great room with hardwood floor connected to a dining area and full kitchen with an island bar. Above the gas log fireplace is a satellite HDTV (1080p) with Blu ray DVD and surround sound system. A comfy leather sofa and love seat with built in recliners will let you relax while enjoying a movie from our DVD selection.

The gathering height dining table will seat 8, and 5 more can sit at the kitchen bar.

Two down stairs bedrooms featuring a Queen and a double bed with trundle are connected with a 'Jack and Jill' full bath with double sinks.

Two sliding glass doors open from the great room on to the deck and screen porch with views of the shared dock and lake. A full laundry room and 1/2 bath complete the down stairs.

This house has a paved driveway off a paved street in a nice neighborhood. A well kept lawn with sprinkler system will have you going barefoot and relaxing as soon as you get out of the car!

Keywords: Lake front home dock

More Details

Owner
Steve
Member since: 2010
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 13, 2017

About Steve

Our family enjoys water sports and we have friends with weekend or permanent homes in the near-by area. I am a relocated mid-westerner who has been in South Carolina over 30 years. When out-of-town family and guests come to visit, we wanted to provide a place to stay that was relaxing and not so intruding on our permanent home. We furnished and appointed this house as we would for our best friends. I know that you will enjoy staying here also!

Steve purchased this cottage in 2010

Why Steve chose Batesburg-Leesville

Lake Murray is the closest major lake to our permanent home. The lake level is well maintained as compared to Lake Strom Thurmond (Clark's Hill). The house is located away from the congested traffic of down town Lexington, and away from the high density boating areas near the dam, yet we have easy access to town when needed.

What makes this cottage unique

We enjoy the smooth waters of the many nearby coves for wake boarding and skiing. A public boat ramp and picnic area are also close. Dreher Island State Park is a short boat trip away.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Your home is beautiful and is everything we could hope for. You have far exceeded any expectations we had. Very comfortable and tastefully decorated.



Your kitchen is amazing. We enjoy cooking and appreciate the large variety of cooking paraphenalia you have supplied.



We are travelling with kayaks, bikes and binoculars. We went for a sunset paddle last night and today walked your neighbourhood for an hour in search of birds. We actually found a couple of species we have never seen before (brown headed nuthatch and horned grebe, if you're at all interested).



Already this has been a wonderful vacation, and it has just begun.



Thank you so much for listing with VRBO. Otherwise we would never have found you and your delightful home-away-from-home.
Mar 2014
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Amenities

Batesburg-Leesville Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7 ...
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lakefront ...
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Water Cooler
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , tub , shower , Dual Sinks - Master Bath is upstairs
    1/2 Bathroom - toilet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Dual Sinks - Jack and Jill Bathroom off Bedrooms 2 &3
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen , Master suite is upstairs
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 child bed , Child bed is a trundle
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (1), Child Beds (1) Child bed is a Trundle that pulls out from under double bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Boat Dock
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • Yard
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • shopping
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Boat dock is shared with neighboring property owner.

Reviews

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Charming Lake House with Dock
average rating of 4.925 based on 84 reviews
5

Perfect Weekend Retreat

  • 5 of 5

Are you’re looking for a clean, comfortable, quiet, updated place right on the lake? Look no farther because this is for you.

My in laws had the upstairs master bedroom and master bath all to themselves while my wife and kids had the two bedrooms down which were joined by a jack and Jill bathroom. Pleanty of room to spread out.

Our kids LOVED this home and asked if we can come back next summer when it’s warmer. They loved being able to run down to the dock and look out at the water. They even saw a turtle who they named “Ertle the Turtle.”

On the last night of our stay, we had game night. The dining table is huge and allowed us all to gather around for some family fun. The owners were great to work with and registering was seamless.

Don’t take my word for it, come see for yourself. You will not be disappointed.

Thanks for everything! The Taylors

  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic, Comfortable Accomidations

  • 5 of 5

Great place to relax and enjoy the area. Pictures do not do justice to the property. Very pleased with the rental and Steve was very attentive host.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We had a wonderful time!

  • 5 of 5

The lake house was great, plenty of special touches throughout. Very comfortable. Allowed for a truly wonderful, relaxing long weekend with family.

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Nice place, Big lake

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time, the house was perfect for us--good location nice dock and all the amenities we needed for a nice week. Would definitely stay again if we get down this way.

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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NICE

  • 4 of 5

Home was clean, comfortable and enjoyable. The weather was perfect; easy access to the water for swimming.

  • Submitted: Sep 15, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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5

Beautiful place to stay and the renters are very nice and friendly

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay and very clean. We had a great time. We rented a jet ski that was a great experience. You have a beautiful house and would defiantly rent this house again.

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
CAE Columbia SC
Car: necessary

Dreher Island State park, Columbia SC attractions including Riverbanks Zoo, Newberry Opera House, Ft. Jackson, Augusta GA Masters Golf Tournament and Ft. Gordon.

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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 / Setup $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 8.0%

Rentals for new customers are only available for booking no more than 7 months in advance. Repeat customers may book up to 12 months in advance. Only full week rentals in June, July and August are accepted up until 60 days in advance of check-in. After that 60 day period, partial week rentals for June, July, and August will be accepted as open dates permit. Partial week rates available for holidays, weekend rates also available, please call. Rental rates are updated by October 1 for the following calendar year. Reservations made prior to the October 1 date for the following calendar year will be informed of the potential rate increase and allowed to cancel with no penalty once new rates are published. Requests for partial weeks during peak demand periods, (summer, holidays, Master's golf tournament, etc.), will be queued and handled at the discretion of the owner. The owner reserves the right to deny any partial week requests (example: 2 nights) in anticipation of requests for longer stays (example: 4 nights).
Additional charges of $10/night per person applies when more than 6 adults are staying. Small children not included in this overage count. PayPal payments accepted with a 3% added fee. Pay by check to avoid PayPal fee.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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