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 rentals from all of your favorite providers - Airbnb, Homeaway, VRBO and many more. Jonesboro has 345 hotels, vacation rentals and other special places to stay, with prices to suit careful travellers, extravagant travelers and everything in between. A vacation in Jonesboro can be budget-friendly - the lowest price rental is available at $13 per night. A typical accommodation in Jonesboro costs on average $303 a night.
If you need to stay connected during your vacation, then you can choose from over 145 accommodations in Jonesboro that have WiFi. We have 27 accommodations that include a breakfast included. You can keep up with your workout routine by staying at one of 14 accommodations that provide gym facilities. Driving to Jonesboro? Then choose one of the 164 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 16 vacation rentals come with a pool or jacuzzi
If you're traveling with your best friend, then be sure to select one of the 24 pet-friendly accommodations available.
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