Wade Hampton Golf Club

off Hwy 107,

Cashiers, North Carolina 28717

  • Office

    +1 (828) 743 5465
  • Fax

    +1 (828) 743 9752

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined parkland. Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:


  • Designer:

    Tom Fazio

SSS or slope






How to get there:

75 mi SW of Ashville / 2.5 mi SE of Cashiers.

Wade Hampton Golf Club

Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.

Est. 1987

Wade Hampton Golf Club is home to a championship course that ranks with the world's best. Here you will find one of the United States' most admired tree-lined parkland courses, with an outstanding array of excellently crafted and challenging holes. Golf courses don't get any better than this. However, this is a private course generally playable only by members and their invited guests.

List of courses: Carolinas


Who can play and when?

Private club; visitors/guests may only play if hosted by a member.

Green fees

Outside visitor fee not applicable; private course for members and their guests.

Practice facilities


Did you know?

Wade Hampton is an Audubon International Certified Cooperative Sanctuary course.

Published ranking

North Carolina: 2nd best course in North Carolina (Golf Digest, 2023/24).
USA: 32nd best course in the USA (Golf Digest, 2023).
World: formerly ranked world's 96th best course (GOLF magazine, 2005; not in subsequent editions of this ranking).


  • High Hampton Inn & Country Club

    1525 Hwy 107 South, Cashiers, NC 28717

    +1 (800) 334 2551

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    Since 1922, the 1400-acre High Hampton Inn & Country Club, surrounded by the beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Cashiers, and shimmering lakes and streams, has been hosting generation after generation of guests. This historic Inn offers mountain golf, tennis, pampering spa services, hiking and a 35-acre private mountain lake for swimming, boating and fishing.

    • Golf at this hotel:

      High Hampton Inn GC (not covered by Where2Golf.com).

    • Golf within 5 miles:

      Wade Hampton (1 mi, private); Mountaintop (private); Old Edwards (resort guest only).

    • Golf within 20 miles:


  • Old Edwards Inn & SpaAAA 4-Diamond

    445 Main St, Highlands, NC 28741

    +1 (866) 526 8008

    Visit website

    Old Edwards Inn & Spa "graces the western North Carolina Mountains with its welcoming ambiance of relaxed luxury for families, friends, couples, spa goers, nature lovers and golfers". Consistently voted a top travel destination, this meandering mountain resort is just a few minutes away from the quaint downtown area of Highlands. Golf at the Old Edwards Club is located approximately 6 miles northeast of the centre of Highlands. Old Edwards Inn is a member of the Historic Hotels of America.

    • Golf at this hotel:


    • Golf within 5 miles:

      Old Edwards Club

    • Golf within 20 miles:

      Wade Hampton (private); Mountaintop (private).

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