Charmed Beginnings Embraced by the Mountains
Old Edwards Inn and Spa is the perfect spot to begin life as a couple. (Sponsor Content)
Celebrate your wedding surrounded by the beauty and serenity of the Blue Ridge Mountains at Old Edwards Inn & Spa. Rustic-inspired settings, elegant outdoor spaces, and fashionable venues for rehearsal dinners and brunches provide the perfect stage—in the midst of the scenic Highlands, NC.
Menus of farm-to-table cuisine highlight seasonal, locally–sourced ingredients, crafted to complement your theme and vision. Prep for the big day in the spa, with pampering treatments for you and your attendants, including hair and makeup, manicures, pedicures and facials.
The beautiful grounds along the edge of the Blue Ridge Mountains make for a flawless backdrop for the start of your journey together.
Simply drive into the mountains of Western North Carolina and you understand why couples are choosing to start their married lives here. With all stresses melted away by the soul–quenching mountain air and beauty, you’re left with the serenity of sharing special moments with your close family and friends—and your chosen life partner.
The Four-Star luxury of the Old Edwards Inn and Spa, full-service event staff, superior amenities and abundant activities ensure that you will make lasting memories at the beginning of your new life together.
Several intimate venues for elopements and vow renewals, as well as special packages for these celebrations, help make your dreams come true.
New in 2019 is the Orchard House, a magnificent addition to Old Edwards weddings venues. The Orchard House features massive glass doors which can be opened to the lush English–style gardens. The interior features a cozy, but soaring pine wood ceiling with a pickled finish as well as timeless ship-lap wall detail.
With an award-winning culinary staff, professional catering, several dining and event venues, private golf, a world-class spa, state-of-the-art fitness center and multiple lodging options for a variety of groups, Old Edwards Inn and Spa offers the perfect destination for people seeking a magical new beginning.
Wedding Venues at Old Edwards
The Farm At Old Edwards
Spanning 33 acres of lushly landscaped gardens, The Farm at Old Edwards is home to both The Orchard House as well as the Barn and its Pavilion. The exquisite setting also features a Farmhouse and hosts events of up to 300 guests in grand fashion.
The Orchard House
The new Orchard House covers 3,410 square feet and feels like the outdoors when the glass doors are opened to the lush gardens. The neutral-colored interior makes a wonderful backdrop for whatever color scheme your heart desires. Custom iron doors grace the main entrance and allow for an expansive entry, while an iron arched transom window provides a dramatic backdrop to the space.
The Barn, The Pavilion And Farmhouse
Rustic heart pine flooring, post and beam details and a massive stone fireplace alongside Adirondack-style furnishings set the stage for a casually-elegant affair of up to 275 guests
One of Highlands’ oldest residences, Hutchinson House is a four-bedroom farmhouse nestled just off Main Street amid an enchanting, wooded setting that includes shady paths, water features, gazebos, grassy lawns, a “tree walk” and several garden spaces.
Historic Piermont Cottage is a grand abode nestled in lush landscaping and expansive lawns. The beautiful Victorian estate features four bedrooms, four bathrooms, a full kitchen, a wrap-around rocking chair porch and a large stone terrace off the kitchen—the perfect location for outdoor and tented events.
A large floor plan, an accordion window wall, and an expansive bar make The Springhouse an ideal place to host welcome and after parties, rehearsal dinners, intimate weddings as well as farewell brunches for up to 150 guests.
Surrounded by 14 acres of fields, forests, and streams, Half-Mile Farm offers a graceful landscape where love blossoms. A broad green lawn cascades down the hill to Apple Lake, creating a picture-perfect wedding scene exclusively for you and your guests.
Old Edwards Club
Old Edwards Club boasts rustically elegant architecture and interiors that promote full relaxation and an incomparable air of carefree leisure. Floor to ceiling windows in the clubhouse afford panoramic views of the rolling landscape and the first tee. Perfect for receptions, ceremonies, cocktail parties and rehearsal dinners for up to 150 guests. The Club-house Includes a private dining room, veranda, dining room, and alfresco chimney terrace.