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.
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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September 2015
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September 18, 2015 OLD EDWARDS INN AND SPA JOINS RELAIS & CHÂTEAUX September 15, 2015 (Highlands, NC)  Old Edwards Inn and Spa is honored to be joining the exclusive Relais & Châteaux collection of hotels and restaurants. Relais & Châteaux hand selects independent properties around the world for their unique character and dedication to top quality amenities, outstanding fine dining and their own particular ideas about the Art of Living.
February 2015
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February 13, 2015 OLD EDWARDS INN AND SPA INSTALLS TESLA CHARGING STATION February 13, 2015 (Highlands, NC) Old Edwards Inn and Spa announces the installation of a new Tesla High Power Connector for its resort guests, as well as a general charging station for all electric vehicles (EV).
January 2015
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January 29, 2015 OLD EDWARDS INN AND SPA NAMED #5 BEST HOTEL IN THE UNITED STATES IN TRIPADVISOR TRAVELERS’ CHOICE AWARDS Old Edwards Inn and Spa was named #5 Best Hotel in the United States in the 2015 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards, and also took the #6 spot for Top Hotel for Romance.
Travelers' Choice award winners are determined using qualitative and quantitative analysis of the millions of reviews and opinions collected in a single year from TripAdvisor travelers worldwide. The hallmarks of Travelers' Choice winners are remarkable service, quality and value.
December 2014
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December 12, 2014 OUR STATE MAGAZINE TO HOST A LEARN AND LIVE WEEKEND AT OLD EDWARDS INN AND SPA Our State magazine will host a Learn and Live Weekend at Old Edwards Inn and Spa beginning Friday, March 13 through Sunday, March 15.
Guest of Learn and Live Weekend will be able to experience the luxury of a European-style resort in the scenic Blue Ridge Mountains as they discover the history, art, and natural wonders of Highlands, NC.
The Live and Learn Weekend Package includes
December 12, 2014 LAURENT-PERRIER CHAMPAGNE DINNER TO BE HELD AT THE FARM AT OLD EDWARDS Old Edwards Inn and Spa is will host a Laurent-Perrier Champagne Dinner at The Farm at Old Edwards on Friday, January 23. Part of Romance Weekend at Old Edwards, the dinner will begin at 7:00 pm with a craft cocktail reception.
Executive Chef Johannes Klapdohr has created five fresh and innovative dishes, each course paired perfectly with the elegant and award-winning Champagne from the house of Laurent-Perrier.
Romance Weekend at Old Edwards also Includes:
  • Complimentary reception at Hummingbird Lounge
December 2014
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December 4, 2014 PAT CONROY, RON RASH AND CASSANDRA KING To Host an Intimate Weekend at Old Edwards Inn and Spa Old Edwards Inn and Spa is excited to present Words, Wine and Friends: An Intimate Weekend with Pat Conroy, Ron Rash and Cassandra King January 30 through February 1, 2015.
This exclusive weekend will allow guests to be up close and personal with three of the South’s most celebrated bestselling authors.
November 2014
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November 25, 2014 OLD EDWARDS INN AND SPA NAMED #7 BEST WEDDING VENUE IN THE U.S. November 25, 2014 (Highlands, NC)   The Old Edwards Inn and spa was named the #7 Best Wedding Venue in the U.S. by magazine.
November 2014
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November 5, 2014 OLD EDWARDS HOSPITALITY GROUP NAMES JACK AUSTIN AS GENERAL MANAGER Old Edwards Hospitality Group announces the appointment of Jack Austin as General Manager. Jack is a proven leader in the hospitality industry with over 15 years in the field.  Jack has served as Assistant Rooms Director at Old Edwards Inn and Spa for more than four years. He will fill the GM position as Brian Crook transitions out to return to his home country of England in February 2015.
October 2014
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October 20, 2014 OLD EDWARDS INN AND SPA VOTED #1 TOP RESORT IN THE SOUTH, #4 TOP RESORT IN THE US AND #45 IN THE WORLD IN CONDÉ NAST TRAVELER Old Edwards Inn and Spa was named #1 Top Hotel in the South,  #4 Top Hotel in the United States and the #45 Top Hotel in the World by Condé Nast Traveler Readers in their annual Readers’ Poll.
September 2014
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September 26, 2014 Old Edwards Inn and Spa Interns Volunteer at Cashiers Highlands Humane Society
Highlands, NC (September 26, 2014)  
A group of international interns from Old Edwards Inn and Spa volunteered at Cashiers Highlands Humane Society on Wednesday, September 24.


445 Main St. Highlands, NC 28741