Come and stay in one of our picturesque mountain towns
and enjoy all that Oconee County has to offer!


The city has been ranked the #1 Place to Retire in SC and The Best Place to Start a Business!



Nestled among the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Walhalla is nature’s gift to the Upstate of South Carolina!


Embodies a small town full of Southern charm.  Widely known for the Apple Festival that happens every year after Labor Day.


Located just off Scenic Highway 11, Salem is the gateway to both the Blue Ridge Mountains and the lakes of Jocassee and Keowee.

Long Creek

Located in the far north western corner of the state.  A destination for river and waterfall seekers.  Fruit orchards, roadside markets, distillery, and music festivals.

Mountain Rest

Sister community to Long Creek.  Most of Oconee’s waterfalls are concentrated in this mountainous area.

Fair Play

Made up of farming and lake communities, Fair Play also has Lake Hartwell State Park and lake rentals that provide opportunities for families to enjoy the lake.

West Union

Located between Seneca and Walhalla, people are attracted to West Union because of its shoreline on Lake Keowee.