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Community Spotlight: The Cliffs at Glassy 

Sep 13, 2021

Luxury Homes in South Carolina at The Cliffs at Glassy 

When it comes to finding luxury homes in South Carolina, there’s only one place you’ll want to look –– The Cliffs. Our premier gated community is made up of seven distinct communities –– some in the mountains, some along a lake –– each with its own unique lifestyle and amenities. 

Our founding community, The Cliffs at Glassy, is truly one of our member’s favorites, and for good reason. Explore what makes The Cliffs at Glassy the perfect place to create your new life in the Blue Ridge Mountains.

The Mountain Region 

One of the three regions at The Cliffs, The Mountain Region is home to The Cliffs at Glassy, along with The Cliffs at Mountain Park and The Cliffs Valley. 

Characterized by the natural beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains, and the temperate climate of the region, there are endless opportunities for outdoor adventures at The Cliffs at Glassy. From hiking trails that take you deep into the heart of the forests or serene lakes and waterfalls perfect for water activities, your life in the mountains will be defined by nature’s beauty and the many amenities this community affords.  

Mountain Top Golf 

As South Carolina’s only true mountain top course, The Cliffs at Glassy golf course is an exciting challenge for golfers of any level. Designed by Tom Jackson, this acclaimed course was awarded by Golf Digest Fourth Most Scenic Course in the Nation and Best in State. Be sure to take in the views from the renowned 13th hole –– they are truly stunning!

With Bentgrass tees greens and fairways, complemented with Kentucky bluegrass, this course has a rustic mountain feel that doesn’t compete with the surrounding landscape. In addition to the course, the practice facilities and Pro Shop have the tools you need to continue to improve your game and develop good habits.      

The Club Life at The Cliffs at Glassy

One of the many perks of living in a luxury community is the opportunity to become an exclusive club member. Our membership at The Cliffs offers a truly unparalleled experience –– simply because when you join, your amenities are multiplied. Seven golf courses. Seven clubhouses. Seven wellness centers. Let’s take a look at the specific club benefits here at The Cliffs at Glassy. 

Grand Clubhouse

A central gathering point for members, The Glassy Clubhouse is an architectural masterpiece that commands attention. Beautifully accentuating the views of the course’s putting green from within, members can appreciate locker areas, a fine dining venue, and an elegant bar. This may just become your new favorite spot to relax, dine, and gather in your luxury community.  

Wellness Center 

For many of our members, health and wellness are an important part of their day-to-day lives –– and at The Cliffs, our wellness centers and fitness programs are designed to be a place where you can enjoy your favorite workout or activity in a relaxed atmosphere.

Equipped with the latest cardio and strength training machines, free weights, and other state-of-the-art fitness equipment, our facilities can help you reach your goals and live a healthier, happier life. Regardless of the level of your experience using this equipment, our staff is available for one-on-one training sessions, ensuring safety while helping you make the most of your time. 

So, whether you would like to participate in an energizing group yoga class, swim a few laps in our Olympic-sized pool, or play a competitive match of tennis or pickleball –– our facilities have it all.  


Become a Member at The Cliffs

Once you find your dream home, you’ll have access to exclusive club amenities! Simply decide between the Golf Membership or the Active Membership based on your lifestyle. 

The Golf Membership is intended for the avid golfer who wants to spend the majority of their time out on the green. This membership includes access to all seven premier golf courses, along with all other wellness facilities and social benefits. 

The second option is The Active Membership which grants you limited access to the golf facilities, while still having access to the other amenities at The Cliffs. 

Learn more about our club membership here.


Private Event Venues

A pair of iconic venues on Glassy Mountain serve as regular meeting places for members at The Cliffs. Let’s take a look at why you’ll want to plan your next social event in this community.  

Overlook Pavilion 

With an elevation of 3,200 feet above sea level, the sweeping 75-mile views from the Overlook Pavilion are sure to take your breath away. Our private venue serves as the meeting place for weekly potlucks, casual cocktail hours, and other social events for our members.  

Glassy Chapel

From weddings to special services, receptions, and concerts –– the Glassy Chapel captures the captivating views of the rolling blue-toned mountain tops. With natural stone walls and rich wood-framed windows, the look and feel of this charming sanctuary embodies the spirit of the Carolina mountains.     

Nearby Attractions 

One of the additional amenities that The Cliffs offers is its proximity to several lovely mountain towns. These towns and small cities are full of history and charm, perfect for an afternoon spent strolling along the downtown area, exploring the many local shops and cafes. Near The Cliffs at Glassy are Greenville, Hendersonville, Landrum, and Tryon –– just to name a few of the many options you have.

In addition to mountain towns, there are also many State Parks and Forests perfect for participating in outdoor activities beyond our community gates. Only a short drive away is Paris Mountain State Park with hiking and mountain biking trails, canoe and kayak rentals, and campsites. A little further south is the Conestee Nature Preserve, a 406-acre state-designated Wildlife Sanctuary offering just another way to experience the wildlife that surrounds you. 

Discover Luxury Homes in South Carolina

Whether you are currently on the market for a move-in-ready luxury property or are interested in designing and building your custom home, we are eager to assist you as you start your new life at The Cliffs.  

To start the process, take a look at all of our spacious homesites ready to break ground or luxury homes in South Carolina at The Cliffs at Glassy. 

If you have any questions or would like to request additional information on any of our communities, feel free to contact our team. We can schedule a time to tour any of the communities at The Cliffs and determine the best fit for your lifestyle.

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