Your Exceptional Mountain Destination

Escape to tranquility at Precipice Private Lodge, a secluded luxury estate nestled deep within the heart of nature between Highlands and Cashiers, North Carolina. Our full property rental offers an unparalleled experience providing guests with their own private sanctuary amidst the serene beauty of the Nantahala National Forest. Immerse yourself in comfort and  luxury with private spa amenities including a steam room, dry sauna, waterfall cold plunge and hot tub.

Curated Experiences and Enhancements


At Precipice Private Lodge, we specialize in crafting personalized experiences tailored to your desires. As part of your booking our concierge team  curates an elevated and enhanced offering for each guest. With our tailored themes of Spa, Wellness and Adventure we craft a one of a kind luxury stay.

The Adventure Connoisseur

For those who love the great outdoors our Adventure Connoisseur theme offers an immersive mountain retreat. Explore the untouched beauty of the Chattooga River Valley with activities like fly fishing, excursion tours, kayaking and exceptional trail hiking. After a day of adventure, return to the lodge and enjoy your own private spa amenities. Enjoy exclusive experiences like fireside chats, stargazing from the Terrapin Tower and exploring endless trails throughout the property.


Sample Itinerary 

  • Fly Fishing or Kayaking Adventure
  • Hike to Whiteside Mountain or Granite City
  • Wine & Waterfall Tour
  • Private Catered Dinners

Wellness Experience: 

Unplug and reconnect with Wellness Experience designed for your health and harmony. Enjoy a curated weekend of wellness activities including yoga classes, sound healing workshops and an emphasis on healthy meals. Let our concierge team design a personalized retreat to nurture your mind, body and spirit amidst the tranquil setting of the Nantahala National Forest. 


Sample Itinerary 

  • Private Yoga Class
  • Sound Healing Workshop
  • Health & Wellness Cooking Class
  • Meditation Session 
  • Private Chef Dinner

Spa Retreat:

Indulge in pure luxury with our Spa weekend retreat, ideal for those seeking a relaxing escape. Start each day with a splendid European-style breakfast and personalized service from our innkeeper. Immerse yourself in our onsite spa amenities featuring tailored massages and signature foot baths. Explore quaint downtown Highlands with its shopping and dining options. With our carefully curated itinerary unwind and reconnect in the serene beauty of North Carolina.


Sample Itinerary 

  • Rejuvenating Massage Sessions
  • Curated  Foot Soak Menu
  • Shopping afternoon at Highlands premier shops 
  • Fine dining reservations 
Spa tools in ambient candlelight