In the southern plains of Alabama, Auburn/Opelika has the most ideal setting that the creator of the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail had ever seen. Home of the Grand National Golf Club, Auburn/Opelika possesses the top ranked “Most Affordable” golf course by Golf World’s Reader’s Choice Awards in 2009. An easy journey form Atlanta or Birmingham, Auburn/Opelika has the traveling golfer in mind. The Auburn Marriott Grand National Resort provides a business conference center for the professional, and simultaneously offers stunning pools and a state of the art fitness center for those seeking to rest from the professional world; Auburn/Opelika satisfies the needs for whatever golf getaway is desired. Just minutes away from Auburn University, avid fans of SEC Football, or those who just appreciate the game, can catch the Auburn Tigers after dominating the greens.