Wedding Ceremony & Reception
From Highlands/ OEI/ 200 Main: The Mountaintop Lake Club is around 25 minutes from Highlands. We will have transportation to and from the welcome BBQ. The bus will depart Highlands at 5:30PM. Please meet the bus outside of 200 Main Hotel, on Oak Street.
Drivers: Please feel free to drive directly to the Mountaintop Lake Club. Please note that parking is limited so please carpool if possible. Directions are below. There will also be signs for Hattler/Gwin Wedding once you’re on 64 East and at turns to Fenley Forest Drive.
From main light in Highlands, take 64 East, towards Cashiers. Go 6.8 miles to a left turn on Norton Road(Sign)
Go 3.50 miles to stop sign on North Norton Road(sign) and veer right .05 to left on Fenely Forest Road(sign). Continue for Appx. 2 miles to Lake Club on right (Balloons and sign)
From OEI/200 Main: There will be buses transporting guests to the farm. The venue is about a 5 minute drive from Main Street. Buses will meet outside the Old Edwards Inn (Church and 4th) and Front of 200 Main starting at 4:45PM and running every 10 minutes until 5:15PM. The same buses will provide transportation after the wedding.
Drivers: There is plenty of parking at the Farm the address is 336 Arnold Road, Highlands NC, 28741.
The Park On Main
The Park on Main Street is an upscale boutique hotel located centrally on Main Street, just down the street from Old Edwards Inn. Please reference Hattler/Gwin Wedding Party, all reservations must be booked by April 19th to be included in the block. Rooms start at $329 per night. Please note that all rooms are suites and include a pull out couch.
There are two major and two regional airport within a few hours of Highlands.
AVL Airport- Asheville is the closest airport to Highlands, the drive is around 1.5 hours.
ATL Airport- Atlanta is around 2.5 hours from Highlands
GSP Airport- Greenvile-Spartanburg airport is about an 2 hour drive to Highlands.
CLT Airport- Charlotte Douglas International is about a 3 hour drive to Highlands
Eat & Drink:
Paoletti's - Our favorite restaurant in Highlands. fine italian dining on main street. (Dinner only)
Madison's - Restaurant and wine garden inside the Old Edwards Inn.
The Pizza Place - Local pizza spot. expect a crowd!
The Ugly Dog - Great local pub near OEI. Location of the after party on Friday and Saturday night. try the bloody mary bar!
The Lost Hiker - Local sports bar.
Hike Whiteside Mountain- Easy 1 hour hike with stunning views. entrance is a 10 minute drive from town.
Sliding Rock - A local waterfall/natural swimming pool. 20 minute drive from town.
Golf - The Old Edwards Club is available to any guest staying at OEI properties. For a public option High Hampton Inn is located in nearby Cashiers.