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Home Away from Home - Walk to Auburn Campus!

Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-5)

This comfortable furnished house is perfect for short-term rentals — a weekend, a week or a month. Make yourself at home in a quiet residential neighborhood, located only a half-mile from the Auburn campus, walking distance to Jordan-Hare Stadium.

It's ideal for Game Day weekends, graduations, prospective student visits or any Auburn University event, and the award-winning Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail is also nearby.

Get third night free for Football and Graduation weekends! Contact owner to include a third night at no additional charge.

** For stays of more than 7 days, contact owner for a reduced rate. **

More Details

Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 14, 2017

About The Owner

Jon, Jennifer and Jake Cooper live in Atlanta, where they love the Braves and Hawks. Jennifer graduated from Auburn University in 1991, and Jon graduated from the University of Maryland in 1983. Jake is still undecided about where, or if, he'll pursue higher education.

Why The Owner chose Auburn

Jon was unfamiliar with SEC football until Jennifer came along. He now knows what he'd been missing. After moving from New York to Atlanta, they enjoyed Auburn season tickets, until Jake was born. Now that Jake is old enough to enjoy Auburn football -- and basketball, baseball, etc. -- we spend a lot of time on the Auburn campus.

What makes this house unique

In addition to being walking distance from the Auburn campus and Jordan-Hare Stadium, the house is also near a public pool near the junior high (about two blocks away). Chewacla State Park and a Robert Trent Jones Golf Course are also nearby.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a great time in the "little house." Our kids had a blast at their first Auburn game. War Eagle!
Nov 2012
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Auburn House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • swimming
Front porch with swing, screened-in back porch


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Home Away from Home - Walk to Auburn Campus!
average rating of 4.857143 based on 51 reviews
Crown Point, Indiana

great location

  • 4 of 5

This home is very convenient to the university. We have stayed here twice now for the price and location you can't beat it.

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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charming, clean and well supplied

  • 5 of 5

I enjoyed my 3 night stay in this charming older home. The bed was comfortable, and the place was spotless. (something I'm very picky about). Even the sheets and towels smelled clean! I found everything I needed in the kitchen to cook a few simple meals including a newly purchased coffee maker. The owner was easy too work with and I appreciated her flexibility.

  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Auburn ID 217376

  • 5 of 5

My daughter n law is at Veterinary school at LSU and needed a place to stay for a couple of weeks near Auburn University for a veterinary rotation. She loved this place. I wanted a safe neighborhood for her close to campus. This was perfect. It was clean, comfortable, and close. Jennifer, the owner, was so accommodating and response time for questions were quick. I would definitely recommend this place to anyone who would like to stay for any reason in Auburn. It would be perfect for a game day getaway weekend for Auburn fans. If any one in my family should ever have to go back again to Auburn, I would definitely stay here. Thank you Jennifer! It was perfect. Although Irma hit, thank goodness it was just a tropical storm, maybe less, when it got to her and the weather was not that bad. That's something you can't control. Thanks again Jennifer, it was awesome. 5+ star rating!

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Charming Cottage- perfect for our family

  • 5 of 5

This Home Away was perfect for our family of 4 for 2 weeks! There was tons of room for a 2/1-- cozy furniture, comfy beds and more than enough closet space. The fun & colorful art work & bead board paneling gave this spacious cottage a hip cabin vibe. An abundant amount of linens & kitchen supplies were provided & with 2 teenage boys, the newer washer & drier was a life saver! There was no dishwasher but the owner provided enough paper products for our entire stay so no dish washing for me! The wifi worked perfectly for our 6 devices (!). The cottage was close to restaurants & the university, and in a safe, quiet, location with off road parking for 2 or 3 cars.

The owner responds quickly to all questions.

We were in between moving out of our former home & into our new home & this charming cottage was the perfect place for us!

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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This is the perfect house in the perfect spot!

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed our stay! Much better than a motel room. Could relax w/ plenty of room to move around. My home away from home!

  • Submitted: May 5, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
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  • 4 of 5

Jennifer was so accommodating, I needed a place to stay for a few weeks and this place did the trick. Everything you could need was there and any questions I had received immediate replies. Would recommend again and again for anyone needing a place in Auburn whether it be for a weekend or something longer!

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
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Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Auburn University Regional Airport
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail
Nearest Motorway
2.5 Miles
Interstate 85
Car: recommended

Robert Trent Jones Golf Course, Auburn University sports, cultural activities


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $50
Refundable damage deposit $250

Get third night free for Football and Graduation weekends! Email owner directly to include a third night.

Nightly rates are negotiable for stays of 6 nights, and weekly rates are negotiable for stays of 2 or 3 weeks. Please email the owner to get a rate for stays of non-standard lengths.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.