Auburn/Opelika Area Winery Guide
Join us in a downtown community rich in history and full of fun activities at The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center. Although there are a plethora of things to do in the Auburn arena, visiting a local winery is one thing you can’t miss. The team at The Hotel at Auburn has compiled a list of the best wineries in the Auburn/Opelika area. Check out these three East Alabama wineries and start planning your Alabama getaway today!
1. Hodges Vineyards and Winery
Hodges Vineyards and Winery is located just a few minutes from Auburn in east-central Alabama. The winery produces a large selection of muscadine grape and fruit wines, and much of the fruit is grown in its own vineyards. Visitors are invited to sample all varieties of Hodges wines in their elegant tasting room or outside under the pergola.
2. Five Points Farms
Five Points Farms, a five-acre vineyard located just north of Auburn in the small town of Five Points. Enjoy the scenic farm where American, French Hybrid, and Muscadine grapes are grown. Tours and tastings are available for visitors who want them!
3. Whippoorwill Vineyards
Whippoorwill Vineyards is a family owned and operated farm winery in Notasulga, Southeastern Alabama, about 20 minutes from Auburn. This winery has a 15-acre vineyard with a large variety of grapes, allowing them to produce 11 types of wine, from sweet to dry. Visitors can take a tour of the vineyard, visit the gift shop, and pick their own grapes during the harvest season.
Book One of the Luxurious Accommodations at Our Auburn Inn
After a fun-filled day of sipping the local wine, rest your head at our Auburn inn. The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center offers 236 luxurious suites and hotel rooms designed to make you feel relaxed and at ease. While staying with us, guests can enjoy luxurious amenities such as a 24-hour fitness center, Sealy Posturepedic® beds, 40-inch LCD televisions, and more! You can also enjoy a delicious meal at Ariccia Cucina Italiana, our Italian inspired restaurant. To book your next Auburn, AL escape with The Hotel at Auburn University, visit our website or give us a call at 1-800-228-2876.