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Peaceful 2 Bedroom Cabin close to Lake Murray Dam & Town of Lexington

People7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,350 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedrooms, 1 bath, sleeps 9, with a boat ramp and dock, 5 minutes to Lexington

2017 Lake Murray 4th of July Celebration is Saturday, July 1, 2017. Book now for this spectacular day on the lake!

LAST MINUTE SPECIAL!! BEST DEAL ON LAKE MURRAY!!

If you reserve less than 7 days ahead of your check-in, we will reduce the nightly rent by 20%. HOWEVER, a minimum stay of 4 nights (unless other bookings prevent this) is required. The total payment (nightly rent + 8% tax + $100 cleaning fee + $200 refundable damage deposit) is required in cash or with a bank check at the time of arrival. You will be required to sign our rental agreement at check-in. Contact us directly for quotes and more information at 803-351-2029.

This secluded cabin is simple, but comfortable with a fabulous view of the lake, a large boat ramp and a dock where you can tie up your boat, swim and fish. If you like birds, this place offers some wonderful viewing. We have seen Bald Eagles, Osprey, Owls, Loons, all sorts of ducks and loads of migratory birds, including Brown Pelicans!

NEW IMPROVEMENTS! In the past 2 years we have installed a brand new water heater, a new heat pump system for year round comfort, built a new front entrance porch and had the entire septic system was replaced. Now you have all the comforts of home at our home!

This cabin is just outside the Lexington Town limits and 5 minutes from the Lake Murray Dam, less than a mile from Hwy. 6. The Caddy Shack is a driving range that is directly across from the driveway. The Regal Pastime Pavilion 8 movie theatre is 5 minutes away; the Riverbanks Zoo & Botanical Gardens are 20 minutes away and there are plenty of other fun things to do beyond playing on Lake Murray!

The house is simply furnished, but very comfortable with lots of sleeping space. One bedroom has a queen size bed and the other bedroom has a twin and full size bed. In the large great room there is a a trundle bed with 2 twins. The bathroom is large with a shower/tub enclosure. There is a small capacity washer & dryer. The dining room area has a large table that easily seats 8 people. A large counter in the kitchen area has 6 stools for even more seating space. There is a wood burning fireplace in the great room for those cool nights in the fall, winter & early spring.

More Details

Owner
Ted Driggers
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
26 March, 2017

About Ted Driggers

This land was acquired by my grandfather when Lake Murray construction was completed is 1930. In the mid-1970's my father decided to build this weekend home for the family to enjoy. He completed the work in 1979 and our family has enjoyed many years of fun-filled gatherings at this property. We were born and raised right here in Lexington and currently live just a few miles away.

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1350 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 7
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
  • There's additional sleeping in the great room on a trundle bed with 2 twins.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(25 traveller reviews)

Peaceful 2 Bedroom Cabin close to Lake Murray Dam & Town of Lexington
average rating of 4.96 based on 25 reviews
Arlington Heights, IL
5

Perfect weekend retreat!

  • 5 of 5

Older home but has all the amenities (including fast wifi) you need for a great weekend and is very clean. Great view of the lake and if you like birding there is a variety right outside the front door. Secluded location but 5 minutes from Lexington which had a good choice of restaurants and other conveniences. Highly recommend!!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Would Stay Here Again, Anyday!

  • 5 of 5

Ted and Chris Driggers were so accommodating and nice from the moment we began considering this booking. You can tell they take care of their home and guests with respect and hospitality in mind. The location is fabulous, as it is a short drive to all nearby shops and stores, yet it's nestled down a long dirt driveway where you feel a world away from everything, except the beauty and tranquility of Lake Murray.

The house itself is cozy, clean, organized, and includes everything you would need to cook meals and so forth. I just can't thank Ted and Chris enough for how well they treated us, especially since it was our wedding, and my wife's family and friends were coming from overseas (Russia). It was their first time to the US, and we all had an amazing time. This was the perfect place to host them - and for us as well - to prepare ourselves in a peaceful setting.

Thank you once again, Ted and Chris. We will never forget this!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great rental

  • 5 of 5

It was a wonderful place to stay. Beautiful views and you feel very secluded in the wooded area even though it is very close to everything. We had a great Thanksgiving get together. The house had everything we needed. There are new couches for an updated look. Great rental.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Enjoyable weekend getaway

  • 5 of 5

This house was exactly as advertised. Very clean and roomy. House manager, Teri, was very helpful and set us up with everything we needed. Location was great: Rented a pontoon boat nearby for the day, fished off the dock, went to a Gamecocks football game and sat around chatting. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Place for Family Memories

  • 4 of 5

Our experience at the 2 bedroom cabin on Lake Murray was wonderfully memorable. On our arrival, we drove through a beautifully wooded area

to get to the cabin. Their friendly and helpful property manager met us and gave us all the info we would need for our stay. The cabin is located on one of the most amazing views on the lake, yet it is private. Having our own boat ramp was so convenient for putting the boat in and out of the lake. We caught fish and swam from the dock. The cabin was clean and well stocked. Our large family had plenty of room to eat our meals all together. We made family memories and we would love to return next year.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely Perfect!!

  • 5 of 5

Our family thoroughly enjoyed everything about this precious cabin and made lots of beautiful memories!! The convenience to anything you could possibly need or desire to do, combined with the privacy and lake frontage is just unbeatable!! I probably shouldn't rave about it so much because it might limit future availability!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Lexington, South Carolina Lakes & Blackwater Rivers

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Snowbird Rates
2 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
£339
for 3 nights
From
£86
£512
£1,376
 
 
Early Summer 2017
1 Apr 2017 - 29 Jun 2017
4 night minimum stay
£598
for 4 nights
From
£130
£857
 
 
4th of July Week
30 Jun 2017 - 5 Jul 2017
6 night minimum stay
£857
for 6 nights
From
£130
 
 
Late Summer 2017
7 Jul 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
£598
for 4 nights
From
£130
£857
 
 
Fall & Holidays 2017
1 Oct 2017 - 1 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
£512
for 4 nights
From
£108
£685
£1,376
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £80
Refundable Damage Deposit £160
Tax Rate 8.0%

A signed electronic contract and a deposit of 50% is required to confirm and hold your reservation. Full payment + $200 damage deposit & $100 cleaning fee is due 30 days before check-in. Cancellation made more than 30 days prior to check-in receives a full refund of all payments. Cancellation 30 days or less before check-in date results in forfeit of all payments.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Location

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE)
Nearest Train
16 Miles
AMTRAK - Downtown Columbia, SC
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
I-26 & I-20 Interchange
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Many!! Take your pick!
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Lake Murray Park & Beach - Lexington side of dam
Car: necessary

There are also 2 excellent restaurants that allow you to tie up your boat to their dock and enjoy a great meal and view of the lake.

#1 is the Liberty Tap Room in Irmo, SC -

#2 is the Rusty Anchor in Ballentine, SC -

There are many other wonderful activities in the Lexington and Columbia area, so visit this website for all you can see & do in Lake Murray Country.

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