Graduate Lodges reveals plans for Alabama property

US: Graduate Lodges is ready to launch a new-build, five-storey hotel in downtown Auburn, Alabama subsequent yr.

Positioned throughout the road from Auburn College Campus, the resort is at the moment below growth. When full, it should provide 177 keys, two meals and beverage venues together with a rooftop bar and restaurant, and greater than 10,000 sq. toes of assembly and occasion area.

Graduate Auburn will be part of 33 Graduate branded motels all through the US and UK. A further two motels are below growth in Dallas (Texas) and Princeton (New Jersey).

Ben Weprin, founder and CEO of Graduate Lodges, stated: “Auburn is such a quintessential faculty city and deeply rooted within the kinds of tales and traditions that encourage the Graduate Lodges model each day. It’s an honour to lastly be embarking upon a mission situated steps from this unbelievable campus and to have the chance to liven up the storied Auburn expertise all through the design on-property. We will’t wait to complete this mission and welcome in college students, the neighbouring neighborhood and alums from close to and much.”

Graduate Lodges is owned by Adventurous Journeys (AJ) Capital Companions, a Nashville-based actual property developer, proprietor and operator, based by Weprin in 2008.

AJ lately introduced a three way partnership with Starwood Capital Group to create and roll out an reasonably priced way of life model, Subject & Stream Lodge Co., which can goal the outside recreation trade.