Chapel Hill has long been a cornerstone of the Research Triangle in North Carolina and home to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. In 2010, Chapel Hill was bestowed the honor of gracing CNN Money’s top 100 places to live in America at number 40. Chapel Hill has established itself as a bustling center for art and cultural events, social organizations, dining and shopping centers.
Bon Appetit Magazine featured Chapel Hill as “America’s Foodiest Small Town”. The city has received many dining establishments Caff Driade and The Barbecue Joint featured on “$40 A Day With Rachael Ray” and The Lantern Restaurant featured in Food & Wine Magazine and Southern Living Magazine.
Chapel Hill is also known for the areas premier golf courses. One of these premier golf courses is the Jack Nicklaus Signature 27-hole private golf course at Governors Club. This championship course has been recognized by Golf Digest as the 15th best golf course in North Carolina.
The Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course has lush winding fairways lined by valleys of tall maple and pine trees, rocky creeks, tranquil lakes, stone walls, and perfectly manicured greens all following the natural contours of Edwards Mountain. The course features elevation changes of 600 feet which provides challenging levels of play for all skill levels.
Governors Club takes pride in the safety of its gated golf community. With guarded entry to the community, Governors Club provides a safe environment in which to live. Residents will enjoy the large number of social activities and groups. The community has one of the most respected tennis clubs in all of Chapel Hill. The tennis center features six clay tennis courts and two hard courts lighted for night time play.
Other amenities include a fitness center that features state-of-the-art exercise equipment, aerobic and yoga classes, indoor swimming pool, outdoor pool and children’s splash pool facilities.
Chapel Hill is a great city to live and work. No matter if you are looking for a place to start a family or to retire in, Chapel Hill has something for you. Those looking for security and privacy with a multitude of luxury amenities should check out all the benefits Governors Club has to offer.