The true south, Jonesboro, just a few miles from Atlanta is the official home of Gone With the Wind. People flock here in search of Scarlett O'Hara and Tara, immortalized forever in the novel and film. Aside from Scarlett, there is plenty of natural beauty in the parks, reservoirs, and lake.
Gone with the Wind fans can join a historic tour and learn all about the history of Jonesboro and how Margaret Mitchell was inspired by her own childhood summers to write the masterpiece. Walk through histoic home Stately Oaks Plantation, built in 1839 and get a real sense of the time period when Tara would have existed. Visit the Road to Tara Museum and see exhibits, manuscripts, and reproduction costumes. Those seeking outdoor adventure can head down to The Beach, a six-acre lake with a recreation area. People can also play golf on several different courses, fish in the reservoirs, or wander the trails of the parks.
Visit in spring for beautiful sunny days between May and late June.
At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of your favourite providers - Airbnb, Homeaway, VRBO and more. Jonesboro has 341 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. A trip to Jonesboro can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $13 per night. On average, a place to stay in Jonesboro will cost you $309 per night.
If you need an internet connection during your stay in Jonesboro, then you can choose from over 145 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. We have 30 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 12 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Jonesboro by car, be sure to choose from 163 accommodations that provide parking. 15 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi
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