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The Cabin near Clemson University

Bedrooms 4
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

4bd/3ba, 3 story log cabin on Lake Hartwell for fun with family and friends!

Lake levels are back to full pool on beautiful Lake Hartwell! This cozy log cabin has 3 levels and a little over 3000 square feet of room to play. Add some woods and privacy to the oversized covered porches and platform dock, and you have the perfect recipe for a fun filled family vacation. You can’t get much closer to Clemson on the lake than this - less than 4 miles to Clemson University campus.

Our home is comfortably decorated in shabby chic style with 3 levels that offer lots of opportunities for any family combination. Main level features master bedroom with queen bed and bathroom, washer dryer, open concept livingroom, dining area, and gas log fireplace. Large deck across the back and front entrance is off of this level. Enjoy grilling and chillin no matter what the weather brings, rain or shine you can enjoy being outdoors.

Second level has a loft with a single bed, a queen bedroom, a bedroom with 2 twins , and a bathroom.

Basement level has a large bedroom with a queen and full bed, living room with gas fire logs and bathroom, wet bar, daylight walkout basement complete with hammock, covered patio, and fire pit. Short stroll brings you to a platform dock. Clemson marina is a short drive or boat ride if you are looking for an outdoor lakeside bar and grill. They also have boats available for rent.

Our home sleeps 11 in beds or 13 if you include the pullout sofa in the basement.

Perfect for Clemson University events, parents weekends, football camps, football games, rowing events, girls weekends, family vacations, business travelers, and anyone who loves lake living and visiting Clemson University.

Explore nearby attractions like the SC Botanical Gardens, nearby hiking at the Gorges State Park, cute small town charm of Pendleton, Clemson, Central and Seneca. Beautiful Greenville is worth a visit and only 45 minutes away. The upstate of SC a beautiful area to explore.

More Details

Susan Bristow
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 22, 2018

About Susan Bristow

Owner is a real estate broker for Georgia and SC with a passion for Lake Hartwell.

Susan Bristow purchased this cabin in 2011


Seneca Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 11
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Towels are for bathroom use. Please bring beach towels for sunbathing and swimming.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 3 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
  • additional twin bed in Loft pull out sofa in basement
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist


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The Cabin near Clemson University
average rating of 4.6842103 based on 19 reviews

Very nice , look forward to coming back sgain

  • 4 of 5

Really enjoyed our stay, very comfortable home great location for boating, definitely plan on staying again,

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Everything was great!

  • 4 of 5

The only complaint we have is that the landscaping was over grown and their were weeds along the pathways. Beautiful house.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Our attempt at a natural meadow has gotten a little out of hand. We are headed there today to remedy the overgrowth
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Enjoyed our stay!

  • 5 of 5

Great cabin. Clean and convenient to town. Lake path a little rough but once you are down there its a great little cove to enjoy

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Sorry about the path being a little rough. Recent weather has tree limbs down all over the upstate. Should be cleaned up soon!
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Fun times

  • 5 of 5

Great stay and would return to this property if we go back to Clemson

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place, was everything it needed to be

  • 4 of 5

A bunch of buddies and I stayed here for a Clemson home game. Very easy access to the stadium given its location. Everyone had a bed, the cabin is set up perfectly for trips with lots of folks who may need individual beds, nobody had to bunk up together. Only 4 stars instead of 5 because this property is on the lake and we rented a boat but the lake was so far down that the cabin does not actually have lake access. I understand this is outside of the control of the homeowner, but people should know if they are expecting a place on the lake that it is contingent upon the current lake levels. I highly recommend this cabin to anyone looking at it, would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Yes the water is currently down 9 feet which makes it difficult for most lake cove properties. You are welcome to beach your boat or use our 20’ boat slip at Clemson Marina. Clemson Marina can also provide a rental boat and slip if you rent from them. Sorry for the inconvenience and I hope we see you back soon!
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  • 4 of 5

Great time had by all. It was a great way to enjoy parents weekend

  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your weekend. Hope we see you back soon!
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Very close to Clemson University! Great rental for Gameday Weekends!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Refundable Damage Deposit $300

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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