Cheat Lake in Morgantown, West Virginia is the focal point for one of the best golf values in the east, at the Lakeview Golf Resort & Spa. Two championship golf courses pose challenges for any golfer. Sam Snead, Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus have all set
records here. The tree lined Lakeview course climbs up across the Interstate highway with dramatic downhill plays to the water. It is a parkland style gem.
As in the Mary Ingalls novel, “Follow the River”, in this case the New River, speculated to be the second oldest river next to the Nile. One of the few on earth that actually flows northward, it draws adventurers from everywhere to the bungee bridge for jumping, parachuting and class five water rafting, all very daring sports. Follow it to Morgantown, home of The West Virginia State University and Lakeview Resort.
Preservation of wooden floors with pegs is balanced with modest room renovations such as flat screen TVs. The honeymoon suite is worth the upgrade for special occasions with a terrace overlooking the lake and hillside. The Fitness complex is more than adequate with 40,000 square feet. The Spa Roma offers healing treatments or self-medication is available at the Legends Sports Bar & Grille or on the outdoor Tiki Deck with a view of golfers. The chef at Fusion Restaurant creates exceptional flat bread hors d’eouvres and stuffed mushrooms with boursin cheese.
At One Lakeview Drive in Morgantown, West Virginia, you will find one great golf travel value. For a breezy, woodsy breath of fresh air and great stay and play package, go to at www.LakeviewResort.com or www.LakeviewWVGolf.com.