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2 Br Suite On Lake Keowee, Close To Clemson, Private Entrance

Bedrooms 2
Space 700 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

2 Br Suite On Lake Keowee. Each With Private Bath, Large Living Area, Kitchen

This space is the entire downstairs of our beautiful Lake Keowee home. We welcome you to come visit one of the most gorgeous lakes in America and enjoy your time, whether it be Clemson-related, a business trip, or vacation. We ask that you respect this as our private full-time residence and home. Two bedrooms, each with private bath, living room and kitchen area with refrigerator, microwave, sink, coffee maker with free coffee, etc. Both bedrooms have queen beds. Walk out the back door and down to the dock, which is available for your use/boat, on Lake Keowee. Covered patio outside the door with seating. There is a large gas grill for your use on the patio as well - perfect for a cookout overlooking the lake. Private entrance to the suite, owners live upstairs. This is perfect for Clemson activities such as a football weekend, graduation, fishing tournaments, etc. Please note the owners live upstairs and will be onsite during your stay.

Charles Townson
Member since: 2007
Premier Partner

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

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 14, 2018

About Charles Townson

My wife and I have been married for over 38 years and this is our retirement home. I was a healthcare executive for 25 years and then taught advanced placement courses in public high school for eight years prior to retiring in 2014. My courses included AP US History and AP Comparative Government and Politics. Kristin, my wife, was an industrial engineer and specialized in statistical process control for a leading aeronautical firm. Like me, she also taught in public high school for a number of years as a second career. For eight years we also owned an operated a successful farm raising Irish Dexter Cattle. From our herd, two national champions in the youth division were raised and Charles served on the national board of the organization.

Charles is an avid bass fisherman and fishes numerous local and regional tournaments. If you are interested in fishing Lake Keowee, Charles can provided guided bass fishing at a very reasonable cost for half-day trips.

Looking at homes on Lake Keowee? We are happy to put you in contact with a local realtor that is highly recommended by our guests. Charles can even take you around by boat to see various areas from the lakefront on a per hour basis.

Kristin loves to hike the many trails that are located close by the area. She hopes to through-hike the Appalachian Trail in 2016!

You will be greeted by both of us typically and one of us is always available to provide any assistance you may need. We know you will enjoy the home on beautiful Lake Keowee. National Geographic ranked the Jocassee Gorges area 9th out of “50 of the World's Last Great Places” The clear waters of both lakes are some of the finest in the USA.

Charles Townson purchased this house in 2015

Why Charles Townson chose Seneca

Close to Clemson (8 miles to stadium via Highway 123), lakefront on Keowee!

What makes this house unique

Private quiet neighborhood, very close to South Cove County Park. The Park offers tennis, safe walking/running area, and 3 boat ramps. Quiet private lakefront neighborhood while only minutes away from Seneca and Clemson.


Seneca House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - Full sized bed
  • 2 Private bedrooms, each with a private bath.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • festivals
  • marina
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
This is a great place if you are coming to look at properties on Lake Keowee. We host many folks who are looking for a home on the Lake and can provide information, suggestions, and recommendations based on our knowledge of the area.


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2 Br Suite On Lake Keowee, Close To Clemson, Private Entrance
average rating of 5.0 based on 36 reviews

Fantastic Waterfront Location

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful lakes view; clean two BR accommodations; all the comforts of home. Owner on-site and eager to make your stay even more enjoyable...

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
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Prospect Heights

Great lake views

  • 5 of 5

Charles and Kristin were wonderful hosts. Thank you so much!!

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
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Gorgeous home on a beautiful picturesque lake

  • 5 of 5

This home is positively gorgeous and Charles and Kristin are wonderful. We had a fantastic Thanksgiving week and can't wait to return. It truely felt like home and the view of the lake is the icing on the cake!

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
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Great stay on beautiful Lake Keowee!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I had a wonderful 5 night stay at Charles & Kristin's VRBO. Great private 2 bedroom, 2 bath apartment with lake views. Great hosts! Looking forward to our next visit.

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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Peaceful, scenic get-away

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time visiting the area, hiking, golfing, visiting local street fairs and jazz night in Seneca. Everything was within a short drive, this was a ideal location to visit many different areas without traveling far. Charles & Kristen were friendly and willing to offer any assistance we needed. Their home was comfortable, clean and welcoming. We will definitely be back and highly recommend this VRBO.

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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Charleston, SC

Peaceful Retreat

  • 5 of 5

We certainly enjoyed our stay at this comfortable, clean, spacious two bedroom bungalow. Waking up to the sound of the birds, looking out at the natural beauty of Lake Keowee, and sitting on the spacious porch as we had our morning coffee, was a perfect way for us to relax each morning. The owners were very kind and helpful. They even recharged my IPad for me when I realized I left my charger at home. We will definitely be headed back to this little slice of heaven soon.

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Clemson Walker Course
Car: necessary

Located within walking distance to South Cove County Park. Tennis courts, basketball court, boat ramps, park.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $40 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 10.0%

Home is in a quiet private neighborhood. No loud music, parties, etc. No pets, no smoking, no children under 10. Owners live upstairs and are onsite to assist with any issues.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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