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Auburn Marriott Opelika Hotel & Conference Center at Grand National

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This Marriott property is fantastic, a real resort in the sprawling woods of Central Alabama. I was surprised to say the least the first time I stayed at this Opelika resort. It is connected to a Robert Trent Jones trail golf course and it goes without saying if you're a golfer then stay here. But for non-golfers, or business travelers...

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Wytheville
Reviewed 1 week ago

The property was excellent; the staff were very friendly and responsive; the rooms were spacious and well kept; the food was excellent; especially liked the availability of popcorn for snacks. Every room had a balcony and was well appointed. The banquet facility was great as was the service and food.

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Kevin C, General Manager at Auburn Marriott Opelika Hotel & Conference Center at Grand National, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your recent group visit with us at the Marriott at Grand National. We are so pleased that this visit met all your expectations for a excellent visit. I am particularly happy that the staff delivered the kind of experience you should expect as our guest. On behalf of a grateful team, we look forward to seeing...

Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Auburn Marriott Opelika at Grand National for a night in late January. It was a lovely property out in the country surrounded by neighborhoods. Clearly it was a golfing oriented environment, but the room was nice and the staff were accommodating. As a MR Platinum member I was surprised not to be upgraded to a suite...

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Kevin C, General Manager at Auburn Marriott Opelika Hotel & Conference Center at Grand National, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your recent visit with us at The Marriott in Auburn/Opelika. We are always very happy to see first time guests with us and even more so when a return visit is mentioned. On behalf of the team at Grand National, we look forward to seeing your again for a more leisurely visit.

Yorktown, VA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've stayed at many Marriott hotels, resorts and timeshares over the years, most of which earn 4 and 5 stars from me. Just couldn't bring myself to give this one better than 3. I do want to start by giving kudos and 5 stars to most of the staff working there. The people at the desk and those who run...

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Kevin C, General Manager at Auburn Marriott Opelika Hotel & Conference Center at Grand National, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent visit with us at The Marriott at Grand National. We are very pleased that the staff made an impression during this visit and that you enjoyed the many amenities of the hotel. We also appreciate your feedback in regards to your guestroom and dining experiences while our guest. We understand there is always room for...

Albany, Georgia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I always visit this resort and we are never disappointed when we go. The time and money is very much worth getting away to. Every time we go our check in experience is very good and they always make sure they accommodate our needs and exceed our expectations.

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Kevin C, General Manager at Auburn Marriott Opelika Hotel & Conference Center at Grand National, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your most recent visit with us at Marriott Grand National. We are very happy to be your selection in the Auburn/Opelika market. More important to us is exceeding your expectations as our guest. On behalf of the team, we look forward to seeing you again.

Sipsey, Alabama
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for a conference Wonderful staff, friendly and helpful. Nice rooms, clean and spacious. great food in the restaurant. Good live entertainment. Wonderful views This has a great pool area for adults and children and all kinds of courts to play on Would recommend this hotel to anyone

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Kevin C, General Manager at Auburn Marriott Opelika Hotel & Conference Center at Grand National, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your recent business trip here at The Marriott at Grand National. We are very happy to learn you enjoyed this visit, your guestroom, dining experiences and recreational activities. I am exceptionally pleased that the team were able to deliver the service experience you deserve as our guest. On behalf of the team, we welcome a more...

Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Using Priceline, we booked at an outstanding rate. This hotel was further away from the bulk of Opelika-Auburn; however, it has everything you need! It looks like a top notch resort! Indoor and outdoor pools, hot tub, game room with poker table and pool table. There is a very nice bar(bartender Mike was great!) and restaurant area downstairs that had...

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Kevin C, General Manager at Auburn Marriott Opelika Hotel & Conference Center at Grand National, responded to this review

Thank you for recently visiting with us at the Auburn Marriott Opelika at Grand National. We are pleased that you chose to stay with us during your visit to the area. We are also very happy that the hotel was able to provide the many amenities that made this visit memorable. On behalf of the entire team here at the...

Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 17 January 2017

My family and I went away for a quick weekend trip. We anticipated spending time in the city of Opelika, Auburn, and Columbus, but found we never had to leave the hotel/resort. The kids had an amazing time swimming, and my wife and I enjoyed the sun. Yes - sun in January!! Thank you for a great stay!

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Kevin C, General Manager at Auburn Marriott Opelika Hotel & Conference Center at Grand National, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your recent weekend trip to the Marriott at Grand National We are very happy to learn the trip exceeded expectations and that the entire family enjoyed the experience. On behalf of the staff, please return for a swim in the near future.

memphis, tn
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I decided at the spur of the moment to stay here on New Years Day. We like to visit all of the Marriott proprties along the Robert Trent Jones golf course but I always ventured away from this one due to no onsite spa. Since we had just spent two days at a Marriott property in Birmingham...

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Kevin C, General Manager at Auburn Marriott Opelika Hotel & Conference Center at Grand National, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your recent visit with us in Auburn/Opelika. I am thankful that you were able to enjoy the many amenities of the hotel while our guest. I also appreciate you bringing your interaction with the front desk to our attention, we will certainly use this as an opportunity to improve upon the service you experience as our...

Fredericksburg, Virginia
Reviewed 21 December 2016

We were given a handicap room that we did not require when there were an abundance of other rooms available............and it was right next to the elevator. The closet was very small.........no, very, very small!! We could only STUFF our clothes into it, and we were only staying 2 days. The bathroom was spartan, and the available dresser top space...

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Kevin C, General Manager at Auburn Marriott Opelika Hotel & Conference Center at Grand National, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your recent visit with us at the Marriott Grand National. I am sorry to learn this visit did not meet your expectations and wish we had an opportunity to rectify these concerns during this visit. We thank you for brining these matters to our attention in order to improve upon the experience we strive to deliver....

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Banquet Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Overlooking the award-winning Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, Auburn Marriott Opelika Hotel & Conference Center at Grand National is on par with the nation's most distinctive facilities and accommodations. Nestled on 2,000 acres of lakefront countryside, we are an exceptional golf and business retreat located in the quaint, historic town of Opelika. Our property is situated on the shores of Lake Saugahatchee, offering a peaceful and serene atmosphere and featuring access to 54 holes of championship golf. Escape from ordinary Auburn, Alabama, hotels and indulge in our spacious guest rooms with complimentary high-speed Internet access and stunning views from your own private balcony. Guests love the swimming pools, fitness center and on-site dining options. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Auburn Marriott Opelika Hotel & Conference Center at Grand National

Address: 3700 Sunbelt Pkwy, Opelika, AL 36801-1109
Region: United States > Alabama > Opelika
Price Range: €125 - €317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Auburn Marriott Opelika Hotel & Conference Center at Grand National 3.5*
Number of rooms: 129
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Also Known As:
Marriott Auburn Opelika At Grand National Hotel Opelika
Marriott Opelika
Opelika Marriott
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Opelika
#3 Romantic Hotel in Opelika
#4 Family Hotel in Opelika
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“Each room has a balcony - all rooms were good”
 of 5 bubbles 896waltert, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“rooms have balconies and face a beautiful pool area”
 of 5 bubbles anitasanders, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“DON'T allow them to put you in a handicap room if you don't need it”
 of 5 bubbles 981ricky, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“all the rooms are great- they all look over the pool area”
 of 5 bubbles Travellers-Ont, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Higher floor facing the course.”
 of 5 bubbles CharlesAMIV, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
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