Nestled in a private enclave, Cuscowilla emerges as a tranquil haven where opulence harmonizes with nature's serenity.

Welcome to Cuscowilla

An oasis of luxury amidst Georgia's natural beauty

Cuscowilla is a well-known golf resort and residential community located on the shores of Lake Oconee in Georgia. Nestled in a private enclave, Cuscowilla emerges as a tranquil haven where opulence harmonizes with nature's serenity. Here, the gentle hum of daily life meets the reassuring whisper of trees, offering residents a sanctuary that effortlessly marries luxury with peace.

This upscale destination is renowned for its exceptional golf courses and luxurious amenities. Every twist and turn within Cuscowilla tells a tale of neighborly charm, where friendly faces greet you, and every moment promises to be an experience in refined living.

What to Love

  • Georgia's top-ranked residential golf course
  • Expert golf instruction at Golf Academy by renowned PGA Instructor John Tillery
  • Unmatched vistas of the pristine lake
  • Desirable and easily accessible location
  • Expansive yet closely-knit community layout

Local Lifestyle

Cuscowilla provides a serene and luxurious retreat, perfect for avid golfers, water lovers, and those seeking a tranquil getaway in a picturesque lakeside setting. The combination of world-class golf, scenic beauty, and upscale amenities makes it a sought-after destination in the Lake Oconee region of Georgia.

Cuscowilla offers a variety of upscale accommodations, including villas, cottages, and vacation homes. Many of these properties provide stunning views of Lake Oconee or the golf course, and they are designed with high-end amenities and meticulous attention to detail, ensuring a comfortable and lavish stay. Cuscowilla's vast layout and sprawling design ensure residents have ample space to enjoy the environment yet never feel isolated. It's a lifestyle that offers both privacy and the warmth of neighborly interactions.

Dining and Entertainment

For those who relish a delightful culinary experience, The Cuscowilla Golf Cub Restaurant beckons. Set against the mesmerizing waterfront, it promises gastronomic wonders complemented by nature's splendor. You can enjoy a meal with lake views, Southern-inspired cuisine, and an extensive wine list. Every dish served celebrates flavors, and the ambiance amplifies the joy of dining out.

Meanwhile, for golf enthusiasts, the onsite pro shop is a treasure trove. The pro shop is located in the Cuscowilla Clubhouse, making it easy to shop for golf equipment and apparel before or after your round of golf. It carries a wide selection of golf clubs from all major manufacturers, including TaylorMade, Callaway, Ping, and Titleist. The shop is staffed by experienced PGA professionals who can help you find the right equipment and apparel for your game.

Things to Do

The centerpiece of Cuscowilla is its award-winning golf course, designed by the renowned architect Ben Crenshaw and partner Bill Coore. The course is celebrated for its challenging yet picturesque layout, blending seamlessly with the natural surroundings. The beautiful lakefront holes and undulating fairways make it a golfing paradise for enthusiasts.

Immerse yourself in nature's bounty at the Community Garden. Here, residents come together to nurture life, cultivate green wonders, and bond over the joy of gardening. It's not just about growing plants but also fostering connections and savoring the tranquility that gardening offers.

Lake Oconee is a significant part of the Cuscowilla experience. Guests and residents can enjoy boating, fishing, paddleboarding, and other water activities. The marina provides services and rentals for water enthusiasts.

While Cuscowilla is primarily known for its golf, the resort also offers a spa and wellness center for those seeking relaxation and rejuvenation. Services may include massages, facials, and fitness programs.
Moreover, for pet lovers, the dog park offers a delightful retreat. As furry friends frolic and play, their owners can mingle, relax, and enjoy the simple pleasures of watching their pets in a safe and friendly environment.


Cuscowilla residents are 12 miles from Gatewood Schools, a highly-rated private Christian school for students in grades K–12.

Overview for Cuscowilla, GA

20,644 people live in Cuscowilla, where the median age is 47.4 and the average individual income is $37,226. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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Around Cuscowilla, GA

There's plenty to do around Cuscowilla, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Sylvia’s Coffee, Ms. Stella's, and Eat A Ton Cafe.

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Dining 0.88 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.32 miles 10 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining 0.92 miles 14 reviews 4.7/5 stars
Dining 0.92 miles 8 reviews 4.4/5 stars
Dining 0.73 miles 2 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.09 miles 1 review 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Cuscowilla, GA

Cuscowilla has 8,850 households, with an average household size of 2.31. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Cuscowilla do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 20,644 people call Cuscowilla home. The population density is 63.57 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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Schools in Cuscowilla, GA

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The following schools are within or nearby Cuscowilla. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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