Transcend the Ordinary at Our Blue Ridge Mountain Resort

Situated at 4,118 feet, Highlands, North Carolina, is a breathtaking destination on the southern plateau of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The vibrant mountain village, with stunning vistas, waterfalls, and wooded forest, draws visitors worldwide. Stroll along Main Street and explore unique shopping, dining, museums, arts, and entertainment. Embrace the mountain spirit with live music, theater, and art galleries in one of America's Top Twelve Small-Town Art Places. Discover spectacular mountain trails for biking, hiking, horseback riding, sparkling lakes and rivers for tubing, canoeing, fly fishing, and whitewater rafting.

Highlands is known for its beautiful seasons and stunning visuals. Springtime is when the native Mountain Laurel blankets the forest in vibrant pink. Fall introduces a symphony of color with the changing leaves, and winter ushers in clear views and the alabaster of fallen snow. The pristine mountain air and panoramic beauty fill you with serenity at our Highlands, NC, mountain resort.

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Old Edwards Inn and Spa provides unparalleled experiences in the Blue Ridge Mountains, from golf to garden-to-table dining. Let our concierge help you plan every adventure so you can relax, explore, and celebrate the good life.

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Attractions Nearby

  • Highlands Playhouse — .25 Miles
  • Whiteside Mountain — 5 Miles
  • Sunset Rock — 2 Miles
  • Waterfalls — 1 Mile
  • Lake Glenville — 15 Miles
  • The Bascom: A Center for the Visual Arts — 2 Miles
  • Highlands Performing Arts Center — 1 Mile
  • Zip Lining — 7 Miles
  • Whitewater Rafting — 20 Miles