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Graylyn offers a fine selection of recreation and activities both on-site and throughout the Piedmont Triad area. A variety of activities are available to meet the demands of the most enthusiastic participants or those who wish to maintain a quieter pace. Graylyn’s conference coordinators can arrange all additional services to complement the program and enhance the guest experience.

Package Upgrades

Graylyn’s meeting packages include all the elements for a successful conference. Customizing your event with special touches, however, will create a more memorable experience. Graylyn offers a variety of package upgrades to take the meeting to the next level.

  • Food & Beverage
  • Upgraded Theme
          Coffee Breaks
  • Box Lunches
  • Cordial Bar
  • Latte & Cappuccino
  • Cigar Presentation
  • Special Occasion Cakes
  • Seasonal Themes &
  • Specialty Beverages
  • Cooking
  • Wine Tastings
  • Room Service
  • Entertainment
  • Live Bands
  • Disc Jockeys
  • Karaoke
  • Décor &
  • Centerpieces
  • Floral Arrangements
  • Yoga & Tai Chi
  • Massages
  • Manicures & Pedicures
  • Facials
  • Meetings
  • Group Photos
  • Name Tags
  • Place Cards
  • Custom Signage
  • Welcome Packets
  • Pillow Gifts
  • Gift Baskets
  • Graylyn Gift Shop
  • A/V Tech Staff in
          Meeting Room

Theme Parties 

Imagination is the creation of new images and ideas. Our conference coordinators are specially trained to help you create a unique and memorable event to enhance the success of your conference by adding a special event, theme dinner or social gathering at the end of your workday. Let us create a unique theme event for you or choose from our most popular themes (click on the links below to learn more):

Corporate Team Building Retreat

Special activities designed to promote teamwork can be a key factor in the success of a conference. With a wide range of team building events that entertain and motivate attendees, Graylyn's Activities Manager can assist meeting planners in developing a team building event that will meet the group's objectives and energize the conference. Some team building events offered at Graylyn include:

On-Site Activities

When the situation calls for recreation or relaxation, Graylyn offers something for everyone. Stay indoors, curled up by one of our many fireplaces or retreat outside for many recreational activities right on the grounds of the estate. Take time out for yourself or enjoy an activity as a group. Offerings include:

  • Jogging and
          walking trails
  • Softball
  • Tennis Court
  • Billiards
  • Fitness room
  • Outdoor swimming
  • Croquet
  • Horseshoes
  • Volleyball
  • Bicycles
  • Badminton
  • Bocce

Off-Site Activities

Winston-Salem and the surrounding area has a wide variety of activities to meet the demands and interest of the most enthusiastic participants. To learn more please select an activity (click on the links below to learn more):

Golf Package Infromation

Always a favorite, all-inclusive golf packages can be arranged. Play fine courses nearby such as Tanglewood Golf Clubs championship links designed by Robert Trent Jones; Meadowlands, designed by Hale Irwin; Oak Valley, designed by Arnold Palmer; and Salem-Glen, designed by Jack Nicklaus.

Graylyn guests also have access to Wake Forest University’s new Golf Academy. The academy offers a variety of packages including ½-day, 1-day, 2-day and 3-day academies. Itineraries can be customized to meet the needs and desires of the participants, but a typical course of instruction includes full swing analysis, putting analysis, and short game instruction. When time permits, golfers may be able to utilize area courses for on-course playing lessons for an additional fee.  Wake Forest Golf Academy is proud to partner with some of the best courses in the Piedmont Triad area.

Learn more about the Wake Forest University Golf Academy