OCT 2018

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²ConventionSouth ² O C T O B E R 2 0 1 8 w w w . c o n v e n t i o n s o u t h . c o m 30 NEW & RENOVATED Sites In The South! Sponsored Content The Auburn/Opelika Marriott is now twice as nice and ready to host your next great meeting. As the exclusive four diamond award property in the Auburn/Opelika area, the Marriott Hotel is transitioning into a Marriott Resort later this fall. Expect the same great service but with twice as many guest rooms and a new three-story spa DQGnj WQHVVFHQWHU7KH$XEXUQ2SHOLND0DUULRWW features 221 guest rooms and 15,000 square feet of interior event space options for your meetings. Attendees and their families will enjoy the world- class RTJ golf, tennis, pickleball, social venues and multiple pools, all in one resort location. To learn more, call 334.737.2232 or visit AUBURN MARRIOTT OPELIKA HOTEL & CONFERENCE CENTER AT GRAND NATIONAL 3700 ROBERT TRENT JONES TRAIL, OPELIKA, AL 36801 MARRIOTTGRANDNATIONAL.COM F O U R D I A M O N D S A N D G R O W I N G . © 2018 Marriott International, Inc. reat meeting facilities, new resort amenities and a staff fluent in Southern Hospitality make the Auburn/Opelika Marriott Hotel & Conference Center at Grand National an ideal meeting location. The Marriott has recently doubled its number of rooms and will be adding a spa in the coming weeks. Currently ranked as one of the top Marriott Hotels in North and South America for guest satisfaction, the Auburn/Opelika Marriott at Grand National is about to join an even more elite group. In late fall 2018, the property will open a three-story spa/fitness center and become a Marriott Resort, one of 54 worldwide and only 17 in the United States. The Marriott resort offers 221 fully renovated rooms and 15,000 square feet of total meeting space. From a Grand Ballroom and executive board rooms to an indoor amphitheater and additional meeting rooms, the Marriott offers flexible options for meeting planners. After a day of great meetings, enjoy the feature pools and outdoor bar or head to the new spa. The Spa at Grand National will feature 20,000 square feet of wellness, relaxation and motivation. The bottom two floors are dedicated to spa services and a state- of-the-art fitness facility on the top floor. Hotel guests will have a European-style spa experience with an Opelika address. For additional recreation, three Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail courses, a tennis complex and miles of hiking trails make Opelika an ideal meeting destination. Plus, Auburn University and all its activities are less than 15 minutes from the Marriott. Let's start planning a great meeting at the Auburn/Opelika Marriott. Visit or call 334.737.2125. Q Twice As Nice: Auburn/Opelika Marriott Expands Brooke Kastner, Director of Sales and Marketing A 24 year resident of Auburn and 12 year veteran of the Marriott at Grand National, Brooke is an expert on making your group's next meeting a success. Auburn Marriott Opelika Hotel & Conference Center at Grand National (334) 737-2125 G

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