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Live here, play here

We love Lake Hartwell. We live here and we play here. We enjoy boating activities. We also enjoy... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Becky H
via mobile
Great place to rent a lake house

The lake is enormous and quiet and clean. Get a boat and you could ride around for month without... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
P S
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Athens, Georgia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We love Lake Hartwell. We live here and we play here. We enjoy boating activities. We also enjoy swimming and fishing frombour own dock. We love the birds- herons, geese, and even eagles have been Beauty abounds. We watch sunsets and the change of seasons....More

Thank Becky H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The lake is enormous and quiet and clean. Get a boat and you could ride around for month without getting bored, if ever. You can swim from May to October. There are a few decent restaurants in town if you don’t want to cook. Some...More

Thank P S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The campground was absolutely beautiful, 90 of the 96 campsites are waterfront. Stunning views of Lake Hartwell. The campground was clean and very organized, The staff was extremely friendly and professional, Especially Rosie, always had a smile and greeted u as old friends would. Being...More

Thank Kenneth N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

love the lake sooo very pretty. every night we enjoyed the sunset . it was truly breath taking. sad to have to go back home but will be back every chance we get

Thank brandy1232018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love this Lake. The water was unbelievably clear. There was a designated swim areas with a sandy beach n plenty of room to sprawl out. There is covered pavilions with grills. The fish bite n that's not a fish tale. This is splendid lake, nature...More

Thank kishlynneta
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Big and beautiful. Great skiing, boating and fishing. Several nice restaurants and bars accessible by lake also.

Thank tomburriss
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Full disclosure I live on this lake so I am biased. However I love to see the faces of the families that visit with us and look through their eyes. Without exception everyone who has come to Hartwell has gone away with a positive impression....More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Affordable lake homes for year-round vacation living. Minutes to Anderson or Clemson depending on side of lake. Hartwell, GA, on other side. Water skiing, cruising on a pontoon, or a houseboat or just sailing! All available here with several boat ramps.

1  Thank MarlaW93
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Great Lake to swim in, canoe, jet ski or boat on, I’ve done them all on Lake Hartwell and recommend. Nothing better to beat the heat than a day on the water. I’m not a kayaker but you could do that if so inclined. As...More

Thank Time2Travel1990
Reviewed July 24, 2018

Although Lake Hartwell is beautiful, the urinal in the men's bath house was clogged for a week, little pieces of litter were everywhere because the sites are not carefully groomed, and when I reported a off-leash dog to the woman at the desk in the...More

1  Thank Martha B
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MELISSA C
September 24, 2018|
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Response from Expattraveler100 | Reviewed this property |
We do not get those. Maybe 3 days of snow a year only. Weather is great year round. You should check out Currahee club com for the most beautiful place to live.
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nezzie50
June 11, 2016|
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Response from Linusnc | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Harbor Light Marina. Exit 1 off I85. Enjoy the lake!
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