Laurel Ridge Country Club and Event Center offers the peaceful serenity and cooler climates of the mountains without sacrificing any desired recreational amenities and conveniences.
We are located only minutes from downtown Waynesville, a charming town where visitors experience a small, hometown feel while enjoying unique shopping and a blossoming arts community. Original pottery, paintings, stained glass, and jewelry crafted by local artisans can be seen in numerous distinctive galleries. Waynesville is the birthplace of the internationally renowned Folkmoot Festival, where people from all over the world share their culture during a week-long annual event.
State-of-the-art medical facilities, fine restaurants, breweries and Haywood Arts Regional Theatre (HART) are also on hand. The Biltmore House, America’s largest home, is located in Asheville only 30 minutes away. Hiking, bicycling, fly fishing, snow skiing and snowboarding at Cataloochee Ski Area, white water rafting and sight-seeing are favored activities for tourists and residents alike as the Blue Ridge Parkway borders the area.
Resort destinations such as Gatlinburg and Cherokee are all within driving distance. In Cherokee, be sure to visit Harrah’s Casino and enjoy a show. With close proximity to the Asheville Airport and I-40, as well as quick access to larger cities like Atlanta, Charlotte, Knoxville and Winston-Salem, Laurel Ridge is a perfect destination for your family.