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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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Member since: 2011
Speaks english, norwegian
Response time
Within an hour
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
16 March, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin rental in Pickens, South Carolina

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
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
  • Stove
  • 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
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
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


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Rustic Cabin on the River
average rating of 4.3714285 based on 70 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: 21/12/2007
  • Date of Stay: November 2007
  • Source: 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: 13/01/2018
  • 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: 29/12/2017
  • 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: 27/12/2017
  • 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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Loved it!!

  • 5 of 5

It was such a good getaway. We had a lot of fun cooking and the smell of the cabin was great. Everything was great. It is a rustic cabin and it showed it. Which is not a bad thing because it was a whole lot of fun!

  • Review Submitted: 03/12/2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Summerville, SC

Rustic - Out of the Way Spot

  • 3 of 5

The cabin is very rustic and good if you want a nice quiet getaway. We were a little surprised at how rustic the cabin was when we pulled up and were not sure if we were in the right location, it looked run down from the road. The cabin was in pretty good shape though. The gas fireplace worked like a charm and kept the place warm. The beds were comfortable and the kitchen was well stocked with necessities.

The fact that there is no Wifi and our cell reception was not very good in the area, made it a little difficult. We were trying to look up local restaurants/stores and had to leave the area to get good reception. Wifi would have been a big help.

The campfire was a lot of fun and my family enjoyed that each evening. We were able to bring the dogs, so that was a plus. The dogs loved running around, but we ended up bringing fleas back home with us unfortunately.

  • Review Submitted: 02/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cabin in Pickens, South Carolina

Rental Basis:
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Nightly Rate
13 Apr 2018 - 15 Apr 2018
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Housekeeping/Linen AU$63.71
Pet Fee AU$0
Tax Rate 8.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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