Jackson County Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center
773 West Main Street
Sylva, NC 28779
Phone: 828-586-2155

The Jackson County Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center has everything visitors need to prepare for an exciting visit to our beautiful mountains.

When planning a trip to Jackson County, visit and click on "Attractions" to find information about all of the outdoor attractions in our region, along with links to their websites and contact information. We have information on everything from the Blue Ridge Parkway to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park to hiking, waterfalls, golf, fly fishing, Harrah's Cherokee Casino, live music and dining out.

Stop by the visitor center at 773 West Main Street and pick up brochures on all of our member attractions, as well as visitor guides, a dining guide, hiking trail and waterfall maps, lodging information and much more.

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Harrah's Cherokee
777 Casino Drive
Cherokee, NC 28719
Phone: 828-497-7777

Harrah's Cherokee Casino Resort is the premier resort destination of the Smoky Mountains. Hosting the largest hotel in the Carolinas we offer over 1,100 rooms featuring indoor and outdoor pools as well as a state-of-the-art fitness center. The casino floor encompasses 150,000 square feet of gaming space with over 3,700 games including 170 traditional table games like Black Jack, Roulette, Craps and Texas Hold'em! Top-tier entertainers are drawing visitors to the 3,000-plus seat Event Center plus there is a great line up of entertainment in our Essence Lounge. Our 18,000-square-foot Mandara Spa pampers our guests with luxurious treatments. Harrah's Cherokee retail shopping outlets have you covered from souvenir items, the latest golf gear as well as men's and women's clothing and accessories. Harrah's Cherokee also offers 10 distinctive dining options like the Chefs Stage Buffet, Ruth's Chris Steak House, and BRIO Tuscan Grille.

In addition to the 56-acre main property, guests have privileged access to Sequoyah National Golf Club, named one of Golf Magazine's best new golf courses.

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Laurel Ridge Country Club & Event Center
49 Cupp Lane
Waynesville, NC 28786
Phone: 828-452-0545

Laurel Ridge Country Club is the ideal setting for those with a passion for mountain recreations and an active lifestyle. Club life here is comfortable and casual, yet elegant. The rustic post and beam clubhouse and pavilion are architectural treasures enjoyed by members and guests alike for dining and club functions, weddings, banquets and other special private events. Our catering arm, Rosemary & Thyme Catering, is available to fulfill any offsite event.

The championship golf course, built by renowned golf course architect Bob Cupp offers every challenge expected of a mountain course, yet does it with a delicate balance of fairness and playability. The scenery is gardenesque; the golf sensational! The contour of the land, flowing streams, reflective ponds, sand and grass bunkers are all masterfully designed to give each hole its own unique character. The golf course at Laurel Ridge offers the player an outstanding golf experience within a sophisticated and secluded mountain country club hideaway. Come try our course!

In addition to its championship golf course and practice facilities, the club offers its members a swimming pool, a four clay tennis court complex, two pickleball courts, a fitness center featuring cardiovascular and strength training equipment as well as a group exercise room and fitness programming.

This mountain community is the perfect place to visit, maintain a permanent residence, build a second home or retire. Come visit and see for yourself the incomparable club experience awaiting you at Laurel Ridge Country Club!

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