The Palisades NC

The Palisades, Charlotte, NC

Experience resort style living around Palisades Country Club.

List of Palisades Homes for sale is updated every 15 minutes. Live high above the lake — The Palisades County Club is an award-winning 1,600-acre master-planned community located along ecologically sensitive Lake Wylie in Southwest Charlotte. The 13,400-acre Lake Wylie is Charlotte’s second largest lake and a popular recreational destination for residents of Charlotte.

The unique Lake Wylie setting offers community amenities that include a sports and tennis complex, swim and fitness center, a world-class Jack Nicklaus designed 18 hole golf course, soccer, and equestrian facilities. The Palisades provides access to the many conveniences of Uptown Charlotte with the Uptown business district and airport less than 15 miles away.

Audubon International Gold Signature Certification

In July of 2006, the Palisades was certified as meeting the rigorous environmental standards of Audubon International’s Gold Signature Program. With this designation, The Palisades is now one of only five master-planned Gold Audubon International Signature Sanctuary. golf communities in the world.

The Palisades became the first combined residential, commercial, and golf course master-planned community in the world.

The Palisades Country Club clubhouse as seen from the 18th fairway

The Palisades Community Homes

The community was zoned for 4,500 homes, but only 2,500 homes will be built.  As a result, more than 30 percent of the land has been set aside for perpetuity as open space, therefore most of that space has been left in its natural state.

The community offers a broad price range of homes from executive to luxury based on a land plan approved by Audubon International’s Gold Signature Program.

Palisades Golf course

The Nicklaus Design golf course was created to be challenging yet playable to golfers of all skill levels. Shaped into the hills bordering Lake Wylie, this Audubon International Gold Signature golf course offers 18 visually dynamic golf holes.

The course offers five teeing areas, a wide variety of ball-out-areas, and numerous alternative paths to the green. 

Meandering natural rock bed creeks, fairways rising and falling up to 70 feet, and wetlands teaming with area wildlife will treat every player to an escape with Mother Nature.

Tennis Sports Complex - The Palisades Country Club

This facility features the tennis, swim, and fitness center. The complex has a Wimbledon grass tennis court, seven clay courts, a yoga area, and Technogym fitness room. The beautiful swim area offers a zero entry pool, double slides, and lap lanes.  Certified tennis, swim, and fitness professionals are on site to oversee instructional programs.

Palisades Schools

Palisades country club Charlotte NC has three public schools close to the Palisades, The Palisades Park Elementary School (Grades K-5), Southwest Middle School (Grades 6-8), and Olympic High School (Grades 9-12). It has been rumored that the Charlotte-Mecklenburg school system will break ground on the new Palisades Park High School in January of 2019. The Palisades’s closest private schools are Palisades Episcopal School (Grades JK-8), Gaston Day School (Grades K3-12) and St. Anne Catholic School (Grades K3-12). The most exciting development is the fact that the development of the new Palisades High School, which will be located at 15221 York Road, Charlotte, NC 28278, is about to break ground and is slated for opening in August 2022.


Not far from the Palisades is the Rivergate shopping center and an array of bars, restaurants, as well as retail stores like Old Navy, Target, Marshalls, Best Buy. Furthermore, Carolina Place Mall and SouthPark Malls are also just a short drive from the community.

Nearby Restaurants

Copper Premium Pub in Lake Wylie,  Papa Doc’s Shore Club, The Pump House, Zoes Kitchen, American Burger Co., Fuji Steakhouse & Sushi, The Wine Shop and another dozen options.