HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
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 Family icon
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44-800-085-3815
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44-800-085-3815

Charming Keowee Lakeview Home - Near Clemson

Bedrooms 3
Separate WC's1
Space 1,800 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

3 Bedroom, 2.5 Bath With Lakeview

Come enjoy some 'down time' and 'recharge' at Lake Keowee! Fish from our dock, paddle around in your canoe, or rent a jet ski or boat and get out on the water! Searching for the perfect lake house get away? If so, then this is the house for you! This open floor plan home was built in 2008 and recently purchased and outfitted with furniture and appliances. This incredible property has the look of a countryside lodge and the feel of a beachside villa. The home is full of advancements and modern amenities, giving you the feeling you never left the comforts of your home.

Entering the main floor from the drive way, you are met with a large great room with a lofty cathedral ceiling, and a wall of windows overlooking beautiful views of the lake. The great room features a stone fireplace. Above the fireplace is a 55” HD LCD TV with sound bar, Direct TV. The room also contains a couch, and two recliners. The dining area seats up to 8 and a fully equipped kitchen features brown pearl granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. The main level also contains the master bedroom, master bathroom, half bathroom, and laundry room. The master bedroom has a king bed, a walk in closet and a massive bathroom with double granite sinks and a huge 10 foot plus tiled walk-in shower. A laundry room is also available for your use. ?The upper level consists of two additional bedrooms and a full bathroom. The first bedroom has a double bed with a single bunk bed - great for kids. The second bedroom has a king size bed. Two sliding glass doors open from the great room on to the deck with views of the lake and shared dock. Outdoor spaces include a wrap around deck, a furnished covered porch, and a propane gas grill for grilling out. ?Our house is located in the southwest part of Lake Keowee on a deep water cove in a no wake zone, providing a quiet setting for relaxing next to the water. Gas for your boat is just around the bend in the lake. We are conveniently just minutes from Seneca, grocery stores, shopping and restaurants. Clemson University is minutes away, offering sporting and cultural events for you to enjoy.

More Details

Brian Forrester
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
19 April, 2018

About Brian Forrester

Brian and Heather Forrester and their children, Andrew, Devin, and Aiden, welcome you to our Serenity Bay home! We purchased our Lake house just this year and are excited to share it with you. Brian is a Information Technology Director for a municipality in Greer, South Carolina and Heather college professor for Greenville Technical College. Andrew works for BMW in Greer, Devin is a 5th grader, and Aiden is only 2 years old. When we are not working or taking care of a toddler, we enjoy spending time with our families on the lake.

Brian Forrester purchased this house in 2013

Why Brian Forrester chose Serenity Bay

We have always enjoyed boating and staying on Lake Keowee. It has been our life long dream to own a lake house. Recently, we were presented with an opportunity to purchase this home and have a permanent place to enjoy our favorite past time.

What makes this house unique

We immediately feel in love with this home because of its many unique qualities. The home is located in a beautiful and well maintained community. It has a great view of the lake from within the home and on the wrap around porch. It has a paved driveway and parking for three cars. The master bathroom is also unique because of the huge shower and walk-in closet.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Serenity Bay in Saxony Forest

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bathroom has a huge 10 foot plus shower.
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , located on second level
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , located upstairs
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Bunk Bed , double bed with a twin bunk.
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(19 traveller reviews)

89% Complete
5% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
5% Complete
Charming Keowee Lakeview Home - Near Clemson
average rating of 4.736842 based on 19 reviews
Spring Hill, FL

Great place for Christmas Heather O.

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay in the house for Christmas. The house is very well kept and clean. Everything you would need is already there for you. We love staying in Serenity Bay!! Brian was very polite and answered all of my questions promptly. We will definitely be back soon. Thanks again for everything.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Perfect for football weekend

  • 5 of 5

Nice, clean home with all the amenities close to Clemson. Everything was as described.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Very disappointed in the location, 2 house rows back from lake. Very minimal lake view

  • 1 of 5

Barely a view of the lake. The AC thermastat would only adjust temp for a short while, then would go to an internal programmed temp that was not adjustable. We had to constantly get up every 2 hours to adjust temp. The house itself was a nice home, but very disappointed in the location.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Beautiful and well maintained

  • 5 of 5

Just as described and illustrated in the pictures, this is a well maintained home on the northwest side of the lake. Brian was very professional and accommodating. He quickly responded to my inquiry and within 48 hours I had received all the instructions necessary to find and access the home. Thankfully his instructions were spot-on as we arrived at 1am after a 13-hour drive and it is quite dark in that area. (Great star-gazing!)

Everything functioned well in the home except for the fireplace. Beds were quite comfortable, master bath is huge, and kitchen is well appointed. Coffee maker is a Keurig for all you caffeine addicts so bring your K-cups. Wireless, Direct-TV, and washer/dryer worked just fine. The house was perfectly comfortable with the thermostat set at 72. (Outside temps dropped to freezing during our stay.)

It is a 3-minute walk down the hill to the water's edge and a 15-minute drive into downtown Seneca. Jogging was a challenge due to the hills adjacent to the subdivision and the narrow roads in the surrounding country side. There is a 1.2 mile loop around the Seneca Recreation Complex that satisfied my daughter's cross-country training needs. We found some great hiking trails within a 20 minute drive which were listed on sctrails.net. I highly recommend the Ram Cat Social House in Seneca for a warm & friendly dining experience.

Many thanks Brian for your hospitality and providing a stress free get away for our family of 6 and the dog. We became Clemson fans as we watched them beat OSU and look forward to returning during the summer as we can only imagine how much fun the lake will be when it's warm.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Great Place!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay! The house had everything we needed and more. The grandkids loved the games and the sandbox.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Beautiful and Homey

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I found this to be such a

fantastic home filled with amenities. Our exotic

birds were allowed which is always appreciated.

Our Clemson U. niece and nephew came back

and forth for the home cooked meals so the

deck, screened porch and hanging out in the

large living space was important. We enjoyed

kayaking together on the lake, and hiking nearby

to the many waterfalls.The weather was perfect .

The owners are kind and want guests to fully

enjoy their beautiful home.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Apr-2016
  • Date of Stay: April 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0


Car: necessary


Prices & Availability

Ask Owner a Question

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £107.15
Pet Fee £71.43
Damage Insurance £42.14
Damage Deposit £214.29

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

You might like these similar holiday rentals