Golf in Chapel Hill
Explore Chapel Hill's Best Golf Offerings
Known nationally as one of the best regions for golf, The Carolina Inn looks forward to welcoming you to Chapel Hill for a golfer's getaway or as simply a stopover on the way to Pinehurst or Myrtle Beach. Chapel Hill boasts three of the state's top courses and our golf package offerings allow you to enjoy all three of these magnificent courses.
Nestled deep in the heart of the lush splendor of historic Chapel Hill and bordered by towering pines is where you'll find the famous championship Finley Golf Course at the University of North Carolina. For more than half a century, the fairways and greens of this Carolina jewel have challenged a who's who of UNC and ACC collegiate champions past and present. Finley was redesigned by world renowned golf architect Tom Fazio in 1999, and the final result is pure perfection. A look that's timeless; flawless conditions; a range of holes for all skill levels; a course you'll move to the top of your must-play list.
After one round, you will understand why those who can play golf anywhere in the world return to our 27-hole Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course. The course, a U.S. Open Regional Qualifying Site for Durham, North Carolina, and surrounding areas, is situated along wooded valleys with lush foliage, following the natural contours of Edwards Mountain and winding through the neighborhoods of Governors Club. It is challenging yet rewarding. Simply irresistible. The 600-foot elevation changes reveal the spectacular beauty of stone walls, rocky creeks, and soaring maple and pine trees. Our six practice facilities at our golf club are just as amazing and help to ensure your preparedness for your next round.
Located at the shores of Jordan Lake, just south of Chapel Hill and west of Raleigh, The Preserve at Jordan Lake Golf Club is a semi-private golf course offering one of the best golfing experiences in the area. A Davis Love III signature course, The Preserve has been designated as an Audubon International Certified Sanctuary Golf Course. With that honor comes the responsibility to uphold the principles of environmental stewardship. The Preserve's goal is to provide the best golfing experience possible while maintaining a refuge for wildlife in a healthy environment. Voted one of America's Top 40 new golf courses by Golfweek Magazine, the dedicated golf staff ensures an enjoyable visit and a one of a kind golfing experience.