Named one of The 10 Best Places to Live and Boat by Boating Magazine, Lake Murray is renowned for its recreational activities, such as boating, fishing and water sports. Downtown Newberry, SC offers an abundance of shopping, dining, recreation, entertainment, and services. Most recently named, Top Southern Destinations in 2021 by Forbes, “the Jewel of South Carolina” is quickly becoming known for “artfully combining historic charm while bursting with every modern necessity, not to mention some of the south’s finest food.” Lake Murray is ideal for families and couples, as well as retirees, who desire a lakefront living lifestyle.
Located midway between the state capital of Columbia and Greenville, residents and guests appreciate the small-town charm and beauty historic Newberry County, South Carolina has to offer with the convenience of the “big city” less than an hour away. Conveniently located close to the I-26 highway corridor that runs from Columbia, shopping malls and specialty shops, regional airports, full-service hospitals, restaurants, professional services, entertainment, and historic monuments are just a short drive from the lake.