The Jones Hotel, 1906, Lakeland

The Jones Hotel Lakeland GA Photograph copyright brian brown vanishing south georgia usa 2016

You can’t miss this landmark when you’re in Lakeland. It stands out in a town full of beautiful homes but it’s so lovingly maintained that it doesn’t feel imposing. Traci Jones writes The Victorian portion was built in 1906 and the back part in the mid 30s. My husband’s [Bob Jones] grandparents–featured in a mural on the Oak St. Side–ran it as a boarding house for 40 years., lovingly referred to as The Jones Hotel. In 1989 his parents remodeled and opened a bed and breakfast. We moved in three years ago and had some remodeling done by some local craftsmen. It serves as our residence, with plans in the future to reopen as a B& B.


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3 responses to “The Jones Hotel, 1906, Lakeland

  1. Gloria & Stan Mix

    Such a beautiful home, we hope to visit it and the Jones in the near future.

  2. Glen Jones

    Saw this house in the sixty’s,

  3. Wonderful that it’s been kept in the same family for so long.

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