Pinehurst Resort is a spa and golf vacation getaway located in the southern Sandhills of North Carolina, sixty-five miles south of Raleigh. Plan a last minute weekend getaway or a longer vacation to this unique resort.
The Pinehurst offers a classic golf experience with eight great golf courses and a new full service health spa. The resort's famous No. 2 golf course has hosted many championships. The eight golf courses offer great variety in layout and difficulty levels. If you are up to the challenge, try the No. 2. or the No. 6 course.
Whether you are starting to learn golf or trying to polish your game, you can take lessons at the Golf Advantage School at Pinehurst. Instructors work with each student to improve their putting, chipping, pitching, bunker play, full swing and specialty shot skills on their golf vacation. Open golf clinics cover other aspects of the golf game, including ball flight, rules and etiquette, uneven lies and physical fitness.
After a round of golf, get pampered at the health Spa at Pinehurs, a 31,000 square foot facility with 28 private treatment rooms, a lap pool, steam, sauna and a fitness center. Treatments offered at the spa incorporate native plants from the Sandhills region, including holly berry, magnolia, pine, sand and clay. Choose from body and skin treatments, massage therapy and hydrotherapy on your spa vacation. For an ultimate indulgence, rent one of the six spa suites, designed for couples or small groups. Each suite has a relaxation lounge with access to two or three private treatment rooms, perfect for a couples' spa getaway.
Resort Rooms & Food
Guests at the Pinehurst can choose from a range of accommodation options, including the Carolina hotel, the Holly Inn, the Manor Inn, four-bedroom Villas and Condominiums. The Carolina is a Victorian hotel built in 1901. It houses 210 guest rooms and 12 suites which have been completely renovated. The hotel offers shops, a fitness center, meeting space, a pool, the Carolina Dining Room and the Ryder Cup Lounge.
Holly Inn, dating back to the turn of the 20th century, offers 77 guest rooms and eight suites. Guests can dine at the 1895 Room, featuring regional cuisine, and at the Tavern. The historic Manor Inn, located two blocks from The Carolina and the Village shops, offers 45 guest rooms.
The Villas are located on the grounds of The Carolina and can accommodate four to eight people. The Condominiums, located on the shores of the 200-acre Lake Pinehurst, offer one to three bedroom units with kitchens and living rooms and are great for families. On-call shuttle service is provided for condo guests to all resort amenities.
Best Time to Go & Getting There
The peak seasons are spring and fall with beautiful weather. If you go during the winter or in the summer, you can get good deals. Winters are cool with temperatures around 45 degrees F. Summers are warmer with temperatures around 78 degrees F. The closest airport is the Moore County Regional Airport, about 10 minutes from the resort. Major regional airports include the Fayetteville, Raleigh/Durham, Greensboro and Charlotte airports. Amtrak offers daily service to downtown Southern Pines, about 15 minutes from the Pinehurst.
Package rates vary depending on your choice of accommodation and golf courses.