Golf PackagesGolf Tripbest stay and play golf packages in North Carolina

Stay and play golf packages have become a very popular choice for golf trips and family vacations. These packages offer great deals that make all-inclusive stays more affordable. If you’re headed to the Tar Heel State for your next round of golf, consider some of the following stay and play packages to find a deal that suits your needs. 

Golf Resort/PackageDetailsBook
Smoky Mountain Country Clubcall or email to bookBook
Talamore Golf Resort from $297/person, 2 nights stay and 3 rounds of golfBook
Beau Rivage Golf & Resortcall or email to bookBook
Brunswick Plantation Resort & GolfLittle River Trio – from $185 per golfer and includes free 9 replays after 12 at Brunswick Plantation. 2 nights stay and 3 rounds of golfBook
Sea Trail Golf Resort & Convention CenterDunes Golf Package – 2 nights and 2 rounds of golf. Call or email for more detailsBook
Maggie Valley Club & Resort BILTMORE – 2 nights stay for 1 round of golf per person. Call or email for priceBook
Pinehurst Resort The Manor – from $3,002 per person, minimum of 2 nights stay and unlimited rounds of golfBook
Little River Golf & Resort 2 nights/3 rounds from $189 per person, based on 4 guys in a 2 bedroom/2 bath fully furnished condo at Little River condosBook
Mid Pines Inn & Golf Club from $175, package rate is per person, per night based on double occupancy. Two-nights minimum and 18 holes of golf dailyBook
Etowah Valley Golf & Resortfrom $135.00 (Double Stay n Play) and $190.00 (Single Stay n Play). Call or email for more detailsBook
Pine Needles Lodge & Golf ClubPine Needles Lodge & Golf ClubBook
Washington Duke Inn & Golf Clubfrom $221/person per night for 1 round of golfBook

1. Smoky Mountain Country Club

 Smoky Mountain Country Club
Credit: Smoky Mountain Country Club

Book your package: official site (call or email to book)

This country club in Whittier is located very close to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Their all-inclusive stay and play package includes a luxury stay and unlimited use of on-site amenities, like pools and tennis courts. The golf course included in the package is ideally situated against the mountains with 400 feet (122m) of elevation changes. 

2. Talamore Golf Resort 

Talamore Golf Resort 
Credit: Talamore Golf Resort 

Book your package: official site (from $297/person, 2 nights stay and 3 rounds of golf)

Talamore in Southern Pines offers multiple packages suited for each season. Their Seasonal Golf Package includes a stay at the resort, daily breakfast, and golf at their on-site course. When in season, Monday and Thursday night Carolina Pig Pickin’ is also included. 

They also offer other packages like the Midland Road Masters Package, which includes a 3-night stay in a luxury 2-bedroom lodge. Plus, the package includes a round of golf at each of the following courses; The New Course at Talamore, Mid South Club, Mid Pines, and Pine Needles. 

3. Beau Rivage Golf & Resort

Book your package: official site (call or email to book)

This resort in Wilmington offers many coastal stay and play packages for the perfect escape from the city. Their True Coastal Carolina Stay and Play Escape Golf Packages include golf on award-winning courses and accommodation on-site. They also give you the option to customize your package according to your needs. 

4. Brunswick Plantation Resort & Golf

Book your package: official site (Little River Trio – from $185 per golfer and includes free 9 replays after 12 at Brunswick Plantation. 2 nights stay and 3 rounds of golf.)

Brunswick in Calabash has 3 golf courses on-site and 35 other courses in close vicinity. You can choose to customize your package to include any of these courses. However, the resort still offers multiple ready-to-book stay and play packages, like Little River Trio. This package includes 2 nights at the resort and 3 rounds of golf on River Hills, Eagle Nest, or Brunswick Plantation. 

5. Sea Trail Golf Resort & Convention Center

Sea Trail Golf Resort & Convention Center
Credit: Sea Trail Golf Resort & Convention Center

Book your package: official site (Dunes Golf Package – 2 nights and 2 rounds of golf. Call or email for more details)

Sea Trail in Sunset Beach offers a stay and play package that includes golf at any of these courses; Byrd Course, Jones Course, or Maples Course. The package allows you to choose your own tee times with a minimum of 3 rounds per person. Not only can you choose your own courses, but you also get to choose between several suites, villas, and inns for your accommodation. 

6. Maggie Valley Club & Resort 

Maggie Valley Club & Resort 
Credit: Maggie Valley Club & Resort 

Book your package: official site (BILTMORE – 2 nights stay for 1 round of golf per person. Call or email for price)

There are four different stay and play packages to choose from if you’re planning to stay in Maggie Valley. The first package is the Buddy Package, which includes 2 nights in a two-bedroom condo and 3 rounds of golf per person. You also receive complimentary overnight bag storage to use if you’re coming with your own clubs. Make sure they arrive without problems by reading our tips on traveling with your golf clubs.

The Family Golf Package includes the same lodging and 2 rounds of golf per person. They also have a Biltmore Package, which includes a 2-night stay, 1 round of golf per person, and 2 adult Biltmore Estate admission tickets. 

7. Pinehurst Resort 

Pinehurst Resort 
Credit: Pinehurst Resort 

Book your package: official site (The Manor – from $3,002 per person, minimum of 2 nights stay and unlimited rounds of golf)

Pinehurst boasts a stay and play package that they refer to as the ‘ultimate Pinehurst golf escape’. The package is known as the Donald Ross Golf Package and it includes a 2-night stay, 3 rounds of golf, and daily breakfast and dinner. You can pick your own accommodation, with great options to choose from, like The Carolina Hotel, The Holly Inn, The Manor, The Carolina Villas, and The Condos at Pinehurst. 

Interested to find out more golf packages in Pinehurst? Here’s our list of the 6 best stay and play golf packages in Pinehurst.

8. Little River Golf & Resort 

Little River Golf & Resort 
Credit: Little River Golf & Resort 

Book your package: official site (2 nights/3 rounds from $189 per person, based on 4 guys in a 2 bedroom/2 bath fully furnished condo at Little River condos)

Little River in Carthage awaits your winter stay with their Winter Golf Getaway stay and play package. The special runs from the 1st of December to the 20th of February and it includes 2 nights in a 2 bed, 2 bath Little River condo. Additionally, you get 3 rounds of golf on Little River, Whispering Pines, and Foxfire. 

9. Mid Pines Inn & Golf Club 

Mid Pines Inn & Golf Club
Credit: Mid Pines Inn & Golf Club

Book your package: official site (from $175, package rate is per person, per night based on double occupancy. Two-nights minimum and 18 holes of golf daily)

This cozy getaway spot offers three different stay and play packages to choose from. The Boros Golf Package includes Inn or Golfview lodging, daily breakfast and dinner, and 18 rounds of golf on each day of your stay.  The Summer Ultimate Golf Package offers the same lodging and meal inclusions, with 36 rounds of golf daily. 

The Mid Pines Golf Lovers Package is a more affordable option, with inclusions like Inn or Golfview lodging, daily breakfast, and 18 rounds of golf per day. All of the packages include club storage and unlimited range balls. 

10. Etowah Valley Golf & Resort

Etowah Valley Golf & Resort
Credit: Etowah Valley Golf & Resort

Book your package: official site (from $135.00 (Double Stay n Play) and $190.00 (Single Stay n Play). Call or email for more details)

Etowah Valley offers a stay and play package that you can customize according to your needs. They offer both single and double packages, which include golf, range balls, and club storage. Upon your request, they’ll go the extra mile and throw in dinner at their outdoor pavilion, Zeke’s Greenside Tavern, or Chelsea’s Event Center. 

11. Pine Needles Lodge & Golf Club

Pine Needles Lodge & Golf Club
Credit: Pine Needles Lodge & Golf Club

Book your package: official site (from $195, package rate is per person, per night based on double occupancy. Two-nights minimum and 18 holes of golf daily)

There are various distinct Pine Needles packages to choose from if a golfing visit to Southern Pines is on your radar. The Pine Needles Golf Lovers Package includes King or Deluxe accommodation, daily breakfast, and 18 holes per day at Pine Needles, Mid Pines, or Southern Pines. 

The Ross Golf Package includes the same lodging for your stay: daily breakfast, lunch, dinner, and 36 holes of golf. The Bell Golf Package offers 18 holes, lodging, and daily breakfast and dinner. You have the option to upgrade your stay and play package with the Stay, Play & Get Fit Package, which gets you 25% off a club fitting. 

12. Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club

Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club
Credit: Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club

Book your package: official site (from $221/person per night for 1 round of golf)

The ‘stay’ of this establishment’s Duke Golf Package includes accommodation in a King or Double Front View guest room. The ‘play’ includes a round of golf on the championship course, Duke University Golf Club. Plus, you get to enjoy a full breakfast in your room or at the Vista Restaurant. 

Closing Words

Now that you know the best stay and play golf packages in North Carolina, how about also checking out the south? Here are our top picks for the best stay and play golf packages in South Carolina.

New to the concept of stay and play? Read more here.

FAQ 

When is the best time to play golf in North Carolina?

North Carolina is one of the states that offer year-round golf. The courses, clubs, and resorts are all open right through the year, with the exception of a few stormy or snowy days. 

June to August are summer months, so it may be very hot. On the other hand, December to February are winter months, which means that it could become very, very cold. Thus, if you consider the weather conditions, springtime is the best time to golf in North Carolina, which falls between March and May. 

Is North Carolina a popular golfing state?  

Yes, North Carolina is a popular state when it comes to golf. The state is home to Pinehurst, which is widely known as The Cradle of American Golf. Additionally, there are nearly 600 golf courses in North Carolina, and some of them have hosted almost all of the biggest tournaments and championships. 

Here are some of the best golf courses in North Carolina, check them out!

What is the name of North Carolina’s famous golf tournament?  

The professional golf tournament hosted in North Carolina is known as The Wells Fargo Championship. The tournament is a part of the PGA Tour and it takes place early in May at the Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte.

If you’ve checked North Carolina, how about checking nearby states? Kentucky has some of the best golf courses around. Here are some of the best valued stay and play packages in Kentucky for you to consider.

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