As your trusted real estate team, we understand the importance of finding a home that meets all of your needs and desires. For many of you, this includes being in close proximity to top-rated golf courses. That’s why The Temple Team has compiled a list of the 10 best Lake Norman golf courses (in no particular order), both public and private, to help you find your dream home. And for those who already live in the area, you probably already know your own golf course inside out, so if you’re up for a new challenge, try one of these other courses!
- The Peninsula Club – This private golf course is known for its challenging layout and stunning views of Lake Norman. It offers a variety of membership options to fit your lifestyle and is located in The Peninsula neighborhood, a prestigious Lake Norman community. Cornelius, NC
- Trump National Golf Club – This private course, situated in the prestigious neighborhood The Point on the shores of Lake Norman, boasts 18 holes of championship golf. Membership is available at various levels and includes access to the club’s other amenities, such as the spa and fitness center. Mooresville, NC
- Northstone Country Club – This private course was designed by PGA legend Arnold Palmer and features 18 holes of championship golf. Membership includes access to the club’s other amenities, such as a fitness center and dining facilities. Huntersville, NC
- Mooresville Golf Club – The Town of Mooresville welcomes citizens, members and guests to their municipal, public, award-winning golf course. Mooresville Golf Club completed a $5 million renovation by Kris Spence in 2016. The course also has an 18,000-square foot clubhouse with fine dining restaurant (On The Nines Bistro), and a top-tier practice facility. All amenities are open to the public! Mooresville, NC
- Verdict Ridge Golf & Country Club – This semi-private course features a challenging layout and panoramic views of the surrounding countryside, giving you a serene escape from the hustle and bustle. Membership includes access to the club’s pool and tennis courts. Denver, NC
- Cowans Ford Golf Club – A family-oriented golf club with a friendly atmosphere, Cowans Ford is perfect for golfers of all skill levels. On the southwest shore of Lake Norman, this member-owned club is known for being affordable, as well as its exceptional amenities and 40,000 sq. ft. practice facility. Stanley, NC
- Skybrook Golf Club – A semi-private course with a scenic layout, Skybrook offers a challenging round of golf for players of all levels on a John LaFoy Championship course. It’s also conveniently located near shopping and dining options. Just learning how to golf? A golf academy and coaching programs are available! Huntersville, NC
- River Run Country Club – Known for taking advantage of the naturally rolling terrain, this course was designed by Robert Walker and Ray Floyd. The setting is a private country club with other sports amenities, social events, and 3 dining venues. A range of membership packages are available. Davidson, NC
- Highland Creek Golf Club – A public course with a challenging layout, Highland Creek is located in north Charlotte, just a short drive from Lake Norman. The course was designed by Clifton, Ezell and Clifton, who took care to preserve the towering trees and meandering creeks. It also offers a variety of membership options to fit your needs. Online booking for your tee times is available. Charlotte, NC
- The Club at Irish Creek – This private course is just a short drive from Lake Norman. This golf course features a challenging layout and the club offers a variety of membership options to fit your lifestyle for both residents and non-residents. It was rated #5 in the Greater Charlotte Region by the NC Golf Panel and is also known for its 400-acre lake and breathtaking views. Kannapolis, NC
As you can see, Lake Norman offers a wide range of golf courses to suit every skill level and lifestyle. If you’re interested in exploring homes near any of these top-rated courses, please don’t hesitate to contact The Temple Team. We would be happy to help you find your dream home on or near the links.