Thinking of moving to or vacationing in the Lake Keowee area? With so many Lake Keowee homes for sale, there’s likely to be an influx of visitors and new residents. Want to get the inside scoop on shopping, dining, and recreation? Here are some tips from a Lake Keowee local. 

Unique Shopping Opportunities Nearby 

Lake Keowee is convenient to a number of nearby towns and cities for your everyday shopping needs as well as some eclectic shops for your more specific needs and wants. Downtown Seneca is known for Ram Cat Alley, a street that is home to M. Tannery and Sons (featuring furniture, home accessories, gifts, and more), Green Springs (your home for fair trade, all-natural products), The Red Door (home décor, both new and antique), and Loblolly Arts (art gallery). Other nearby retailers offer an additional variety of wares from olive oil and spices to jewelry and even formal wear. Lake Keowee is just minutes from the city of Greenville, home of Haywood Mall, the Shops at Greenridge, and Magnolia Park among many other shopping centers and retail stores. You’ll have no trouble finding enough shopping opportunities to occupy your time. 

A Wide Range of Dining Experiences Await You 

Whether you enjoy fine dining or downhome cooking, you’re sure to find food that will satisfy your taste buds in the Lake Keowee area. One of the best things about living near the water is the ability to take a boat to your favorite restaurant. The Tiki Hut is a restaurant and bar you can get to by boat or by car, with a tropical theme to make you feel like you’re in paradise. If you like fine dining and a view, try The Lighthouse Restaurant where you can see panoramic views of the lake and mountains from inside or out on the patio. When you want great food made with fresh ingredients, just hop over to downtown Seneca and try Beyond the Bull restaurant, known for its preservative-free all-natural cuisine. These are some highlights out of the many wonderful restaurants in the Lake Keowee area.  

Recreational Opportunities Galore 

Lake living offers many options for recreation. Boating, jet skiing, swimming, paddling, fishing, hiking, biking, and much more can be done either on the lake or on the beautiful grounds surrounding Lake Keowee. Various marinas are located at different points on the lake, offering a wide range of boat services. Boat, jet-ski, and other watercraft rentals are available as well to enjoy on a daily or hourly rate. With so many choices, there’s always something to do at Lake Keowee that will suit anyone. 

Lake Keowee Homes for Sale by Total Quality Home Builders and Waterfront Properties 

Now that you know all the great places to shop, eat, and play, you’re ready to search Lake Keowee homes for sale. There are some amazing homes currently available on the beautiful shores of the lake and around the area, as well as ready to build lots with views of the water. Whether you’re looking for an existing home or you wish to build a new custom home, call Total Quality Home Builders and Waterfront Properties today to see what’s available: (864) 868-5253.