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Highpoint Estate: New Auburn Game Day Retreat & Lodge

Sleeps19
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Space 6,000 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Game Day & Retreat, Sleeps 19, Private Pool, 140 acres, 2 Acre Pond,

Located on the highest point of the 140 acre estate, the Highpoint Estate & Retreat home is ready to accommodate your next family vacation, country retreat, or game day gathering. The property is just 30 minutes from Jordan Hare Stadium, 20 Minutes from Downtown Opelika, 30 minutes to Downtown Columbus, and 45 min from Montgomery. With plenty of room for your family plus friends, you'll love exploring all that the property has to offer.

Add some fall fun to your game day weekend! We offer late checkout on Sundays, so you can enjoy game day activities on Saturday and then linger on Sunday to take in the beautiful views at Highpoint.

You will enjoy nature trails, fire pit for smores, fishing on the 2 acre pond, grilling out by the pool, and letting kids play on the trampoline, game room, and tree swing. Sunsets on the front porch are the perfect way to spend evenings at Highpoint.

The driveway is 1/2 mile long, so don't worry about being distracted by neighbors during your stay. The estate is surrounded by beautiful pines and hardwoods that offer a quiet, peaceful environment for your next weekend away.

Other features

-Private 2 Acre Fishing Lake -Pool

-Trampoline

-Great space for clay shooting

-140 acres to explore

Sleeps 19 in beds Bedroom one:

Master - king and two twins (private bath)

Bedroom two: Two queens (private bath)

Bedroom three: Three doubles (upstairs), shares bath with bedroom four

Bedroom four: Twin (upstairs), shares bath with bedroom three

Bedroom five: Double plus twin, private bath (upstairs)

Home is 10 minutes from small grocery store and just 20 minutes from Tiger Town in Opelika with restaurants, Kroger, Target, etc. Located 20 min from interstate.

Want to experience some local color and good country cooking during your stay? Visit The Barn Restaurant, just a 5 minute drive from the house.

If you have any questions at all, just let us know! We would love to help you plan your trip. We can assist with groceries, recommend restaurants, or help estimate the distance from Highpoint to your travel destination in our area.

View our other Auburn/Opelika rentals at vrbo.com/469255 and vrbo.com/632218. Since Highpoint is a new rental, we don't have reviews just yet. However, we have almost 40 reviews for the other two properties, so feel free to check those out.

More Details

Owner
Ginger Hallmark
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
August 13, 2018

About Ginger Hallmark

Hi, we're Josh and Ginger! We would love for you to visit Highpoint Estate, our newest rental in the Auburn/Opelika area. We own two other vacation rentals in the area and enjoy providing quality vacation experiences during your stay with us. We are always a phone call or text away, so let us know if we can help you plan your trip! 3347034340

Ginger Hallmark purchased this house in 2015

Guestbook comments from the owner

The house has great space and easily accommodated our large group. The Kitchen and bathrooms were very well stocked with essentials and extras. We had plenty of common areas and were able to enjoy the outdoor spaces, too. The kids loved the scooters, basketball goal, trampoline, and pool area. This place is a great house for a large group!
Apr 2018
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Amenities

Opelika House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 6000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 19
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
Location Type:
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 15 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 19
  • Master - 1 king , 2 twin/ single
    Downstairs Bedroom Two - 2 queen
    Upstairs Bedroom with Three Doubles - 3 double , sleeps 6
    Upstairs bedroom with one double - 1 double , Sleeps two
    Upstairs bedroom with double plus twin - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Sleeps three
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Game Room
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking

Reviews

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(5 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.0 based on 8 reviews
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Not impressed!

  • 2 of 5

We were not impressed with the property. The dishwasher needed to be replaced, because it didn't work. The pool had know chlorine in it when we arrived. Also they had a washer that needed to be repaired because the lid didn't lock on it.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Dee, I'm surprised to hear this. The dishwasher only needed a new part, but we purchased a brand new one, so you would have it during your stay. My husband checked the washer during your stay, and someone in your group had turned off the spin cycle. He corrected it very quickly. The pool always has chlorine in it before guests arrive. During your stay, my husband took a pool sample to our pool company to determine if additional chemicals were needed and brought it back immediately. I hope the grandkids enjoyed the list of activities we put together for them in the surrounding area. Thanks for making the trip from Indiana to Highpoint Estate! We enjoyed having your family.
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5

Beautiful ...great place to get away from everything.

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed are stay! So beautiful and comfortable. Thank you

  • Submitted: May 24, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great place

  • 5 of 5

Huge house, great property. Our family really enjoyed our stay.

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very nice and great place for family

  • 3 of 5

Our family enjoyed the property.

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

GREATLY EXCEEDS my expectations!!!!! AMAZING HOME!!

  • 5 of 5

I can't express our gratitude for Ginger and her family for offering this AMAZING HOME! To be quite honest, I was sketchy because I thought to myself, there's no way a home like this would have such a good rate, but lo and behold, it was WORTH more than what we paid and me and my family were able to enjoy this BEAUTIFUL home! Our purpose for our visit was to attend my brothers graduation from basic training on Ft. Benning and also to be here to witness his union with his beautiful wife. This home made it so perfect for my family to be together especially coming from Hawaii, we enjoyed the land which was HUGE as well! It was just SO beautiful, I can't get over it. All my family here in Hawaii loved it as well as we shared it with everyone here. Best believe, we will know EXACTLY where to go if we're ever in the area!! Another thing I want to point out, Ft. Benning is about 40min away and although there were homes in Columbus, none were as beautiful as this. It was WORTH the drive! WE LOOOOOOOOOOOVED IT!!!! Their washer and dryer were top of the line, all the appliances were. They had a trampoline, basketball area, tree swing, campfire place we definitely took advantage of. And as cold as it was, my sister and my brothers younger brother in law enjoyed the pool lol. The master bedroom was just BEAUTIFUL! Bigger than most apartments here in Hawaii. Another great thing about this place was our amazing HOST! Ginger was always VERY responsive and helped with things that didn't even pertain to the home like places around the area we would like to see and all. But the home itself was more than enough for us to explore that we were on the land most of our time there enjoying the home and all that come with it. It was an amazing experience and BEAUTIFUL home that I would actually plan a trip in the area JUST to stay in this home again. Thank you, thank you, thank you so much for offering such a beautiful home!!

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

20 Minutes to Auburn

30 Minutes to Columbus

20 Minutes to Opelika

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Property Damage Insurance $59

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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