Woodlake Lodge, Golf and Country Club, the “best-kept golf secret in the South,” enjoys a splendid location fronting 34,000-acre Norris Lake in Tazewell, TN.
Located just 45 minutes from the city amenities of Knoxville, Woodlake is home to a par-72 championship course with bentgrass greens, Bermuda fairways, and several picturesque holes along the lakefront.
With lots beginning at just $30,000 and with Tennessee having no state income tax, low property taxes and no state inheritance tax (beginning in 2016), plus a low annual homeowner’s fee, Woodlake is ideal for buyers who are seeking excellent value and top-drawer amenities. Send me more information about Woodlake Lodge Golf & CC!
Woodlake: A Golf Digest ‘Best New Course’
The Woodlake golf course, which was rated one of ‘America’s Best New Courses’ by Golf Digest in 2000, provides an idyllic setting for golfers and residents.
It has a modern driving range, practice putting green and high maintenance standards throughout. Inside the pro shop a friendly staff waits to assist with custom fittings, gear purchases and private lessons. Send me more information about Woodlake Lodge Golf & CC!
In addition to golf, Woodlake also offers a swimming pool, tennis court, fitness center as well as boating and guided fishing tours on adjacent Norris Lake.
The lake is one of the South’s clearest and most picturesque, known for having some of Tennessee’s best striped bass fishing.
Informal Dining Options
The Grille Room is the perfect place to eat all day long.
The Woodlake Grille Room is available all day to provide a quick breakfast, or convenient great-tasting lunch or dinner. The Steakhouse offers a unique dining experience with its featured Steak on a Stone.
The soapstone is a natural granite like material originally carved for cooking throughout Europe centuries ago. After heating the stone to 450 degrees, you cook the steak at your table to your unique preference
Choose from a variety of homes and views.
Living at Woodlake is a special experience, say its enthusiastic residents. Discover a variety of housing options in varying price ranges to accommodate your specific needs. Choose from properties with either fairway frontage or fairway views. Send me more information about Woodlake Lodge Golf & CC!
See details about available real estate in the section below.
- Homes starting at $300,000
- Townhomes starting at $200,000
- Homesites feature mountain, lake and golf course views
- No time restriction to build
- Fairway homesites are priced from $30,000 to $60,000-plus
Golf Digest named the Woodlake layout a ‘Best New Course.’
- Championship 18-hole golf course at 6,842 yards
- Complete driving range and practice putting green
- Clubhouse with 24-unit luxury hotel attached
- Fitness center
- Swimming pool
- Grill Room, Steak House and Lounge
- Water sports and boating activities on Norris Lake, featuring 800 miles of shoreline
Conveniently located in upper East Tennessee, Woodlake is just a short drive from Kentucky, Virginia and North Carolina.
Tennessee Tops in Low Taxes
Woodlake residents enjoy a high standard of living at an exceptionally low cost. The primary factors contributing to this superior value are no Tennessee state income tax, low property taxes, low annual homeowner’s fee and no state inheritance tax (beginning in 2016).
TopRetirement.com recently named Tennessee as one of the lowest cost-of-living states in the U.S.
Low Club Fees & Dues
To become part of the club requires just a $1,000 initiation fee. Annual dues for a family membership are $1,900. Knoxville is perennially named one of America’s most affordable cities.
Awards & Honors
- Rated one of ‘America’s Best New Courses,’ by Golf Digest, 2000
- Named ‘Best Semi-Private Golf Course,’ by East Tennessee Golf & News, 2000
- Named ‘Best New Golf Course,’ by East Tennessee Golf & News, 1999
For those who would rather fly in, the new Tazewell Airport is conveniently located less than a mile from Woodlake Lodge, Golf, and Country Club. A 3,000-foot paved runway, approach lights, and staff mechanic are all here for your air travel safety. Call the club when you arrive and you’ll be given a free ride from the airport to the clubhouse.
- Tazewell Airport, less than 1 mile
- Tyson-McGhee Airport, 45 miles