Relaxed Luxury for Romance, Girlfriend Getaways, Families and Groups
Surround yourself with period antiques, European bedding and the indulgence of fine Italian linens. Many rooms and suites offer patios or terraces, with captivating views of Main Street and downtown Highlands.
Condé Nast’s Top Hotel Spa in North America
The North Carolina Mountains are said to have a healing power all their own. And the minute you enter The Spa at Old Edwards Inn you’ll feel that energy. Voted #1 Hotel Spa in North America by Condé Nast Traveler's readers in 2010.
Mountain Golf Lifestyle in the Tradition of Old Edwards
Old Edwards Club offers the finest in club lifestyle with a relaxed, family environment.  The Tom Jackson designed golf course is an architectural marvel that cascades along the Eastern Continental Divide in the mountains of Western North Carolina.
Sustainable Dining In The Western North Carolina Mountains
The restaurants at Old Edwards Inn and Spa offer the freshest and most innovative cuisine in the North Carolina Mountains. Special wine dinners throughout the season combine a wide variety of wines with the award-winning cuisine of Chef Chris Huerta.
Shopping At Old Edwards Inn
The best shopping in Highlands can be found at Old Edwards Inn and Spa. You’ll find unique home décor, antiques and accessories, ladies designer wear, meaningful gifts for the mind, body and spirit and more.
Experience
Activities abound at Old Edwards Inn and Spa. The award-winning Spa with Serenity Solarium and Fireside Lounge beckons for some quite me time, while our three heated pools and Kelsey Game Room make family time enjoyable.
Destination Weddings, Corporate Retreats and Meetings

Old Edwards features a wide variety of accommodations and gathering spaces to accommodate productive corporate meeting, stunning destination wedding, memorable family reunions and other group gatherings.

Highlands, North Carolina in the Blue Ridge Mountains
Situated at 4118 feet, Highlands, North Carolina sits as the crowning jewel on the southern plateau of the Blue Ridge Mountains.  On the National Register of Historic Places, the Old Edwards Inn and Spa provides unparalleled luxury and leisure to visitors of the Highlands area.

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Directions to Old Edwards Inn and Spa


From Asheville

approximately 1 hr 45 min and 80 miles
  • From Asheville, take I-240 W.
  • Take exit 31B to merge onto I-40 W (toward Canton/Knoxville). Continue for 18.3 miles.
  • Take exit 27 for US-74 (toward US-19/US-23/Clyde/Waynesville/Maggie Valley/Franklin/Murphy/Atlanta). Continue for 26.3 miles.
  • Take exit 81 for US-23 S (toward US-441 S/Dillsboro/Franklin/Atlanta/US-64 W). Continue for 18.1 miles.
  • Take the N Carolina 28/US-64 E exit (toward Highlands/Franklin), and turn left onto US-64 E/Highlands Road. Continue for 17.2 miles.
  • US-64 becomes Main Street in downtown Highlands. Proceed through one traffic signal, to Old Edwards Inn, a three story brick Inn, on the right hand corner immediately after the second traffic signal. Valet spaces are in front of the Inn.

From Knoxville

approximately 2 hr 45 min and 61 miles
  • From Knoxville, take I-40 E.
  • Take exit 27 for US-74/Great Smoky Mountains Expressway (toward US-19/Clyde). Continue for 25.6 miles.
  • Take exit 81 for US-23 S (toward US-441 S/Dillsboro/Franklin/Atlanta/US-64 W). Continue for 18.1 miles.
  • Take the NC-28/US-64 E exit (toward Highlands/Franklin). Turn left onto US-64 E/Highlands Road. Continue for 17.2 miles.
  • US-64 becomes Main Street in downtown Highlands. Proceed through one traffic signal, to Old Edwards Inn, a three story brick Inn, on the right hand corner immediately after the second traffic signal. Valet spaces are in front of the Inn.

From Chattanooga

approximately 3 hr 15 min and 130 miles
  • Take exit 20 (toward US-64 E/Cleveland). Stay in the right lane to merge onto US-74 E (signs for Cleveland/US-64 E/US-11/Cherokee/National Forest/Ocean River). Continue for 6.4 miles.
  • Stay in the right lane to merge onto US-64 E/US-74 E via the ramp to Ocoee. Continue on US-64 E for 105.9 miles.
  • Turn right onto US-64 E/Highlands Road. Continue for 17 miles.  
  • US-64 becomes Main Street in downtown Highlands. Proceed through one traffic signal, to Old Edwards Inn, a three story brick Inn, on the right hand corner immediately after the second traffic signal. Valet spaces are in front of the Inn.

From Atlanta

approximately 2 hr 15 min and 98 miles
  • From Atlanta, take I-85 N.
  • Stay left at the fork to continue on I-985 N/Lanier Pkwy (toward Gainesville). Continue for 23.7 miles.
  • Continue onto US-23 N for 28.9 miles.
  • Stay left on GA-15 N/US-23 N/US-441 N (toward Clarkesville/Clayton). Continue for 30.6 miles.
  • Turn right onto NC-106 W/Dillard Road/GA-246 W/NC-246. Continue for 14.1 miles.
  • Turn right at the first traffic signal onto Main Street/US-64/NC-28. Continue for .3 miles.
  • Old Edwards Inn, a three story brick Inn, is on the right hand corner immediately after the second traffic signal. Valet spaces are in front of the Inn.

Nearby Airports

  • Asheville Regional Airport, Asheville, NC
  • Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Atlanta, GA (Delta & AirTran national hubs)
  • Charlotte Douglas International Airport, Charlotte, NC
  • Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport, Greer, SC
  • Private airports are available in the area

Estimated Distance to Old Edwards Inn and Spa

Asheville, NC 1.5  Hours
Atlanta, GA 2.5  Hours
Birmingham, AL 5  Hours
Charlotte, NC 3  Hours
Greensboro, NC 4  Hours
Greenville, SC 2  Hours
Knoxville, TN 2.5  Hours
Raleigh, NC 5  Hours

 

Directions to The Farm at Old Edwards Inn

Directions from Old Edwards Inn and Spa (445 Main Street) to The Farm.
Approximately 5 minutes and 2 miles

  • Drive northwest on Main Street/US-64/NC-28 (toward Franklin). Continue for 0.1 mile.
  • Turn left at the traffic signal onto NC-106/Dillard Road. Continue for 1.2 miles.
  • After the Highlands Country Club, turn right onto Arnold Road. Continue for approximately 0.5 mile to the 5th driveway, marked with stone pillars and a Farm sign, then turn left into the entrance.

 

Directions to Old Edwards Club

Directions from Old Edwards Inn and Spa (445 Main Street) to Old Edwards Club
Approximately 15 minutes and 6.5 miles
  • Drive north on N 4th Street/US-64 E (toward Cashiers). Continue for 6.4 miles.
  • (After the Whiteside Mountain viewing area) turn left onto Highlands Cove Drive. (Sign will say Old Edwards Club at Highlands Cove.)
  • Proceed to GATE HOUSE

445 Main St. Highlands, NC 28741