The Collegiate Hotel

Brooke Peace Harris
Auburn-Opelika Tourism Bureau

There is a new boutique hotel currently under construction on Gay Street in Auburn, Alabama. You may have lived there when you were a student or you may have studied there with a friend in her room. The old Wittel Dormitory, an off-campus female dorm, is being transformed into a 40-room boutique hotel! They’re located in downtown Auburn just one block from Samford Hall.

Their website describes The Collegiate as a place where Southern comfort meets Southern style to celebrate history, hospitality, and cherished traditions. From suites featuring two king beds to rooms with private patios and balconies, their 40 guestrooms offer unique and eclectic furnishings, punctuated by creatively curated original art. Nicknamed, the CoHo, friends, and family can stay in one of the hotel’s luxurious, eclectic rooms or order a craft cocktail from the Wittel Bar and relax on the wrap-around porch, soaking in vibrant views of college life.



• Guests will enjoy a blend of classic and new, traditional and modern with these amenities:
• Complimentary Valet parking*
• Mobile check-in
• Spacious front porch to sit and enjoy views of Auburn’s iconic Samford Hall
• Full-service lobby bar, The Bar at Wittel, celebrating Wittel Hall’s history
• Rooftop patio with expansive outdoor seating to enjoy panoramic views of Auburn
• Pet-friendly rooms** that include a sWAG welcome package for your furry friend
• A high dose of style with original art curated throughout the hotel, including the guest rooms. With unique fabrics, wallcoverings, furnishings, and lighting, no two CoHo rooms are alike.


All Guestrooms feature:

• Sumptuous linens and terries
• Luxury spa and bath toiletries
• Cool gel, hybrid mattresses for the ultimate in comfort
• 50” HD Smart TV’s that accommodate streaming services
• High-speed internet with complimentary Wi-Fi
• In-room Keurig’s with complimentary coffee
• In-room refrigerators happily stocked in advance at guest request
• Complimentary turn-down service
• Spa bathrooms featuring marble vanities, glass enclosed walk-in showers with rainforest showerhead, blow dryers, makeup mirrors, and other amenities

*Complimentary valet parking for one car, per room. Additional cars accommodated based on availability.
**One dog per room with a 40-pound limit. Additional cleaning fee will apply.


For more information check out their website:

Find them on Facebook @staycohoAuburn

Follow them on twitter @staycohoAuburn


Wondering about football season?

Guests now have the opportunity to secure a full season hotel package, which includes a 2-night stay in one of the fabulous rooms for all of Auburn’s 2018 home games. That’s 14 days on the Plains!

All football game packages require a 2-night minimum stay and advance payment.

2018 Full Season Package Perks Include: 

• First pick from a variety of luxurious rooms and suites. Buying the season entitles you to tour the hotel starting in April and hand-pick your room. *Based on inventory available from room types and prior guest selection 
• Complimentary tailgate at the hotel. With complimentary beverages, snacks and amazing views of Samford Hall, enjoy all the tailgate with none of the hassle!
• Complimentary game-day spirit gear. Get one classic Tiger Rags t-shirt, shakers, and other spirit gear to show your tiger pride.
• Complimentary golf cart shuttle to campus and around town. Need help bringing your gear to a tailgate or a quick ride around town? Our street legal golf cart is here to serve.
• First priority to book rooms for special dates including graduations, 2018-19 Basketball games, and 2019 Football Season Packages.
• Access to the Collegiate’ s amazing rooftop patio. For those who can’t get tickets, try the next best thing. See and hear the roars from Jordan-Hare stadium, while watching the game on one of our rooftop patio flat-screen TVs

If you’re interested in The Collegiate Hotel’ s full-season, seven home-game packages, contact them at 334-821-2646 or at for accommodations and pricing. For less than seven home games, please sign-up for their newsletter at


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