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The Colony at the Grand is making news:


The Grand Hotel Marriott Resort, Golf Club & Spa in Point Clear no. 1 on both the Best Hotel and Best Resort listings in AL

Grand Hotel tops new lists of best Alabama hotels & resorts

The Grand Hotel in Point Clear, was named the top Alabama hotel and the top Alabama resort by U.S. News and World Report.

Dr. mark fagan reviews robert trent jones golf trail

Dr. Mark Fagan joins Gary Christian to review the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail in Alabama on the Golf Channel.


Written by Dr. Mark Fagan, this booklet provides detailed information about the Colony, Grand Hotel, Spa, and Lakewood Club.

Southern Living Article on Fairhope

Southern Living details 7 reasons why you will fall in love with Fairhope, Alabama.

NAHB's Silver Award Winners

Colony has received honors for Best Architectural Design of a Single-Family Detached Home under 2,000 sq. ft.

Find Out Why Fairhope, AL is the Perfect Escape

Read the article from StyleBlueprint - a site that connects women to their community

southern living best small towns

Fairhope, Alabama comes in at number 1 on the list of Southern Living's favorite spots!

Professional builder magazine features colony master bath

The Magnolia Plan master bath featured in Professional Builder.

2015 Baldwin County Home Builders Association

Battles Trace is the site of the Showcase Home for the September 2015 Baldwin County Home Builders Association
Parade of Homes

In Alabama, Utopia Found

Andrea Sachs of the Washington Post writes about Fairhope, Alabama

2014 Professional Builder Design Awards

Colony at the Grand has received a Platinum Award given in the category of “Best On the Boards project” for Battles Trace

Grand National and the Grand Hotel Marriott Resort Among Top Ten Golf Destinations
in North America

Birmingham Business Journal

Wood + Partners, Inc. - Creating Great Places 2010

Marriot's Grand Hotel & Resort – Alabama's "Queen of the South” Offers New Amenities

Alabama’s Grand Hotel Named "World’s Best" by Travel + Leisure magazine

For best resorts in the Continental U.S. and Canada, the Grand Hotel Marriott Resort, Golf Club & Spa landed in
the Top 50 at #31...Read More

The Times - Picayune Article

Gulf Coast Vacation Options are Plentiful, BP be Damned | TOP 80 Golf Resorts

Colony at the Grand Ranks High on Top Golf Resorts | Building Up America

Golf Helps Alabama Through Tough Times

Mobile Realtors: The Colony at the Grand invites you to hop out...on the terrace
for Easter cocktails!

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Second Homes: Fairhope, Ala., is a Real-Life Utopia

USA TODAY - Shangri-La may be a fantasy, but you can find a real-life utopia on the eastern shore of Alabama's Mobile Bay.

25 Best Places to Retire

Money Magazine names Fairhope, AL as one of their top 25 Places to Retire

Breakfast Membership Meeting

Don’t miss our next membership meeting on August 20, 2009 at 8:30am

Fairhope, Alabama's Southern Comfort

Memorist Rick Bragg finds forgiving soil along the brown sand stretch of Mobile Bay

Colony at the Grand Cuts Prices, Sparks Sales

Developers have reduced prices at The Colony at the Grand condominium building...

Baldwin County Ranked #2 in USA

Site Selection magazine has ranked Baldwin County as the 2nd most successful Micropolitan area in the United States...

Luxury Living On The Trail

The Trail Guide - The Official Guide to Alabama's Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, 2009 Edition

National Praise For Local Resorts

Montgomery Living, February 2009

Building on a Foundation of Utopian Principles

By Chris Dixon of the New York Times September 19, 2008

Penzeys One acknowledges one of our own!

Bobby Norton, our Director of Grounds and his wife Bonnie both longtime residents of Fairhope

Top 10 Romantic Escapes!

Coastal Living, January/February 2007

Fairhope, Alabama is a Hidden Gem!

Coastal Living, April 2007

Expanding on the Grand (PDF)

Mobile Press Register

Southern Coastal Town Attracts Eager Retirees

The Wall Street Journal touts Fairhope's combination of charm and cosmopolitan atmosphere.

Alabama's Coastal Gem

Southern Living calls the area Alabama's coastal gem.

Grand Reopening

Mobile Press Register

Golf Travel News

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and Bayview, the initial offering
of homes at The Colony.
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