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Rustic Cabin on the River

Bedrooms 3
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Cabin, 3 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-6)

This cozy cabin is located off Scenic HWY 11 near Tablerock.

This is in the heart of Upstate South Carolina near the Appalachian Trail. The cabin is located on Oolenoy River, which is A class a trout river. It is within 5 minutes from a public golf course. Jocasse and Hartwell lakes are only 20 minutes away, with Lake Keowee only 10 minutes down the road.

Tablerock State park is 2 miles from the cabin with many other parks also very close by.

This area offers: Hiking the Foothills Trail from Tablerock State Park, Biking or Motorcycle Riding, Golf at The Rock at Jocassee, Boating, paddling or diving at Keowee or Jocassee lakes, Swimming at Jocassee or Tablerock State Park, Canoeing at Tablerock Lake, Local flavors and crafts, Ice cream or lunch from Aunt Sue's, Horseback Riding, Quiet walks, Fishing in the river or the lakes, explore the many colorful places around here. Short trip to Hendersonville or Asheville.

Amenities: This roomy cabin has one queen size bedroom, 2 single size bedrooms and a pullout couch that sleeps 2. One large bathroom. The Kitchen comes all equipped with full size refrigerator, gas stove, Microwave, toaster, coffeemaker, dishes, pots and pans. It sits 10 feet from the river with a back porch for evening get-togethers. The area is great for Kids, young and old. The cabin also has a television and DVD player.

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More Details

Member since: 2011
Speaks English, Norwegian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
23 April, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Pickens in Pickens County

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing


Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(72 traveller reviews)

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Rustic Cabin on the River
average rating of 4.375 based on 72 reviews
Chapin, SC

Even better than represented!!

  • 5 of 5

My girlfriend and I chose to rent this property mainly due to the location, but when we stepped inside we realized it was truly perfect. It's better than the pictures could ever tell you. Read a few entries of the visitor log and you'll see what I mean. We're not ones for the golf course resort kind of places. The owner is very nice and the place is filled with all kinds of nice accents. Great feel to it. And the books of waterfalls and great hiking in the area was really handy. We didn't count on having that local info. We'll be back for sure!

  • Review Submitted: 21-Dec-2007
  • Date of Stay: November 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location, loads of rustic charm!

  • 4 of 5

We loved the location! Not only is it near lots of great state parks for hiking and outdoor fun, the creek behind the cabin, the fire pit, and the field in front provide lots of fresh air activities for us as well as our dogs. The cabin interior is charming with its wood floors, rough wood walls, and lean-to kitchen. The beds were very comfortable. Only one of the bedrooms had a door; it would have been nice to have doors on the other two as well. We did hear critters in the ceiling of the master bedroom at night...should have called the owner about this but were having too much fun during the day and just forgot. We made lots of great family memories here!

  • Review Submitted: 06-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect curl up by the fire weather

  • 5 of 5

Weather wasn’t the best, so not much hiking but enjoyed relaxing at “The Shack” with the wood burning stove going.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The shack was the perfect setting to balance business and pleasure.

  • 5 of 5

I attended a 5 day business seminar in Pickens. After a short 20 minute drive to the cabin, I was greeted by my 2 black labs, just like being home.

Kicking back sitting around the fire pit with my favorite beverage while enjoying the stars was the perfect nightcap

  • Review Submitted: 13-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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The cabin was really cute. Much bigger than it looked from outside.

  • 4 of 5

We had a nice stay. The owner came down and showed us how to work all of the gas heaters and wood stove and once we got those going, it was much better. It was good to get the kids away from their electronics for a few days and let them play outside.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome Getaway!!!

  • 5 of 5

My sister and I rented this cabin over Christmas and brought our four kids. Tone and his wife were very accommodating and readily available if we needed them. They had the gas heaters on so the cabin was warm when we arrived and Mrs. Nichol's even spent about a half hour helping us figure out how to work the cable TV. We spent our time hiking at Table Rock State Park and just hanging out at the cabin playing board games watching Christmas movies. We were able to make smores and the kids and our dog had fun running around outside. The kitchen is really fully stocked and we didn't really need anything. The only issue we ran into was that both gas heaters stopped working our last night there. I'm not sure how 'gas' heat works but it's almost as if we ran out of gas. Because it took 2hrs to cook a pecan pie that night as well and we woke up the next morning with no hot water. Thankfully the electric heaters still worked and we had plenty of blankets to keep us warm. We didn't make a big deal because it was our last night, we just wanted to make sure we didn't break anything! lol. Now the cabin truly is rustic but we loved it! And yes you can hear critters at night but that's kind of what we were looking for in our getaway. This is no 'luxury' stay at the Hilton. All together it was very warm and cozy and we felt right at home. We can't wait to come back and visit during the summer. I can only imagine how beautiful it is during that time of year. Thanks for a wonderful stay!!! :)

  • Review Submitted: 27-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. Yes you ran out of gas and didn't break anything. We had you on the spare tank because the gas company don't deliver on the weekend. Looking forward to your next visit. Thanks again.
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Car: necessary


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Pickens, Western South Carolina

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2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Housekeeping/Linen £35.72
Pet Fee £0
Tax Rate 8.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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