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The 1884 Paxton House Inn Bed and Breakfast of Thomasville, Georgia offers luxurious lodging accommodations perfect for romantic weekend getaways, Georgia vacations and the corporate business traveler looking for a personal hotel alternative. Located near several colleges and universities, you are invited to reserve your lodging or accommodations needs at this historic Thomasville, Georgia, Bed and Breakfast -- a welcome hotel alternative.
Local attractions in and near Thomasville also include Pebble Hill Plantation, challenging golf courses, a nature conservancy, fishing, hunting, historic museums, antiquing and shopping. Need lodging in Georgia? Whether it be business or pleasure, make the 1884 Paxton House Inn Bed and Breakfast your "home away from home" accommodations.
From the moment that you arrive at the 1884 Paxton House Inn the warm southern porches, gazebo, and verandas capture your senses and invites you to participate in the lifestyle of the south.
The 1884 Paxton House Inn porches reflect “The Life Style of the South” where memories are made, dreams come true and relationships are bonded together. Just close your eyes and envision a place where life is quiet and southern hospitality is served daily. Most of us can recall the wonderful times spent with our family, friends and neighbors. Maybe you can recall Sunday afternoon visits, making ice cream, eating chocolate cake, or just curling up in the swing with a good book. What ever your memories maybe from times past the 1884 Paxton House Inn has porches where you can make new memories, reminisce about days gone by, or just enjoy the special places created by the 1884 Paxton House Inn Porches.
Luxury resort accommodations in Historic Thomasville, Georgia, decorated with designer fabrics, furnished with antiques, fine arts, classic reproductions and collectables. Romantic vacation resort getaway and holiday travel destination designed for adults.
All rental rooms/luxury suites feature:
Premium Cable TV with remote
Private phone line
Egyptian bath towels
Current selection of DVD/VCR movies Data Port
High Speed Wireless
Iron and Ironing Board
Plush terry robes
Goose down pillows
Private bath with tub/shower
At 1884 Paxton House Bed and Breakfast Inn of Thomasville, Georgia our breakfasts are indeed splendid!
Arise to the smell of homemade breads and gourmet breakfast entrees made from old family recipes handed down through generations of southern chefs. Expect more than a typical hotel breakfast as our Innkeeper selects the best ingredients, finest fruits, specialty coffees and teas. Your private breakfast table is set with fine china, silver, and individual entrees are served freshly prepared by the attentive staff at our Bed and Breakfast Inn in Thomasville, GA - a hotel alternative.
Early risers can enjoy coffee, tea or juice with the sunrise and the birds on the gazebo, or the front porch, or watch TV and read the newspaper in southern comfort. Treat yourself to a respite from hotel travel and experience tranquility at 1884 Paxton House Bed and Breakfast Inn, Thomasville, GA.
Located in Historic Thomasville, Georgia in the world renowned Plantation Region of Southwest Georgia where Presidents, Royalty and the wealthy have frequented for over one hundred years.
The 1884 Paxton House Inn, which has been accepting guest for eighteen years, is the grandest historical bed and breakfast in Thomasville, Georgia. The Inn is the crown jewel in the heart of one of historic Thomasville's premier districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places; The Tockwotton District. Leisure travel, business trips, honeymoons and anniversaries can all be enjoyed here in a non-smoking facility where you, as our guest, are truly the most important people in the world.
The 1884 Paxton House Inn is one of only two remaining Victorian Gothic Mansions in the area. Built in 1884 as a winter cottage for Colonel J. W. Paxton of Wheeling, West Virginia and his family. This is a one of a kind, board and batten home featuring gothic turrets, Victorian gingerbread and expansive verandahs. One of the first seasonal residences built in Thomasville during the hotel era featured in the first illustrated pamphlet about Thomasville’s Winter Season, which was published to lure the Northerners to Winter here.
The 1884 Paxton House hosted many grand parties and social events of the season. On a quiet day, you can still hear the music. Now consisting of 4 separate buildings, the Main House, Carriage House, Pool House and Garden Cottage.Twenty years of southern hospitality. Come experience the difference.
The house boasts a courting window, tight circular staircase, double heart pine floors, 13-foot ceilings splendid millwork, nine-foot doors, original windows and 12 coal burning ornamental fireplaces. Sprinkled throughout the Inn are antiques including a 1905 fully restored Mason and Hamlin Piano that may be heard while enjoying afternoon tea. Reliving the charm and genteel pace of a truly southern lifestyle.
Discover award winning service at historic Thomasville’s only AAA Four Diamond Award Property known for its unique architecture, landscaping, gardens, magnificent collections, delicious complimentary gourmet breakfast, pool/spa, unsurpassed service and attentive staff. This architecturally unique house was completely restored in 2001 and has received local and state preservation awards.
Be pampered, rock on the wraparound verandahs, recall the scent of magnolias, smell the roses, view historic mansions, tour a plantation, stroll down canopy streets lined with moss laden oaks, shop for antiques and relive the elegance and romance of the Victorian era.
The 1884 Paxton House Inn was designed for adults. Your comfort is very important to us with guestrooms featuring central heat and air, ample in-room seating, large-well planned rooms/suites, ceiling fans, books, an indoor heated lap pool, all the amenities that you would expect from the best including current free movies on DVD/VHS and premium cable channels. No detail has been forgotten, no need left unfulfilled.
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1884 Paxton House Inn, a business travelers’ Bed and Breakfast, is the best choice for all of your corporate travel, meetings or hold a company retreat or breakfast at our Inn here in historic Thomasville, Georgia. This alternative boutique hotel is located near Archbold Medical Center, Flowers Foods and Caterpillar. Reward yourself with something more than a chain hotel on your next business trip to Georgia and receive special midweek rates.
All housing (room or suite) is equipped with the necessities of the corporate business office and the comforts of home. The 1884 Paxton House Inn in Thomasville, Georgia is the perfect retreat for the corporate business traveler needing a quiet haven. All rooms have private phone lines, data port, in-room high-speed wireless capability (commercial grade) and ample desk space. Pool House, Carriage House and Grand Suite have portable phones so you can conduct business while rocking on your porch.
Located in the Sun Room of the Main House and in a common area of the Garden Cottage are our two guest computer centers with fiber optic connection. The 1884 Paxton House Inn Bed and Breakfast is the only hotel alternative lodging facility in Thomasville, Georgia offering high-speed Internet services and in-room wireless capability to corporate Guests. A fax machine is also available for those last minute business transactions. Let the 1884 Paxton House Inn provide you with a tranquil retreat on your next business trip to Georgia - the perfect travel alternative to typical hotel housing.
To help relax after a busy day of business or travel you can go for a swim or retreat to your room to watch premium cable television, choose from our current selections of DVD’s/VHS, relax in a comfortable chair, enjoy a glass of wine, retire in a large bed made with quality linens and awake refreshed to feast on a gourmet breakfast served at your convenience. Early coffee and tea for the corporate business traveler are available with the morning paper.
Ask about Executive Packages for your Corporate guests. Wine, cheese and fruit tray, roses, chocolates… Create your own special welcome.
Thomasville Events & Attractions
Thomasville, Georgia - a truly mesmerizing, historic small town where you are always welcome, from the canopied residential streets to Historic Downtown Thomasville’s original brick street. Historic buildings and the ambiance of the Old South will surround you as you spend the day visiting one-of-a-kind shops, museums, historical homes, quaint restaurants and other attractions. Then retire to The 1884 Paxton House Inn for a relaxing getaway that you will remember for a lifetime. Before Leaving you must visit The Big Oak, The Rose Garden and, of course, Pebble Hill Plantation. We hope you enjoy our beautiful town as much as we enjoy sharing it with you.
Unless indicated otherwise, the following attractions are available year-round.
Pebble Hill Plantation Tour
Thomasville Cultural Center
Hardy Bryan House
State Farmer’s Market
Thomasville Walking and Driving Tour
The Big Oak
Black Heritage Trail Tour
Main Street Downtown Stopping
Jack Hadley Black History Museum
Country Oaks Golf Course
All Saints Episcopal Church
Thomasville On Stage and Company - Plays as Scheduled
Thomasville Museum of History
Thomasville Rose Garden
Thomasville Genealogical, History & Fine Arts Library
Sweet Grass Dairy – Market Days - Select Dates
Glen Arven Country Club (Private)
Saint Thomas Episcopal Church
Historical Homes, Unique Architecture
Hunting, Sporting, Fishing Equipment Store
Pebble Hill Candlelight Tour - December
Plantation Wildlife Arts Festival - November
Pebble Hill Plantation Ball - April
Pebble Hill Plantation Concert Series - As Scheduled
Victorian Christmas Downtown - December
Thomasville Rose Show and Festival - April
Thomasville Fly In - October
Thomasville Antiques Show and Sale - February
Agricultural Expo Moultrie, Georgia - October
Rose City Run, Walk and One Mile Run - April
Mini-Marathon –Boston Georgia - October
Peacock Day- Pavo, Georgia - April
Fall Festival at Birdsong Nature Center - Autumn
Myrtlewood Plantation - Weddings, Hunting, Sporting Clays
Mule Day, Calvary Georgia - Fall
Bluegrass Concerts - As Scheduled
Thomasville Entertainment Foundation Concert Series - As scheduled
South Georgia Performing Arts - As Scheduled
Art On The Bricks - Fall
Florida State University - Football, Graduation, Parent’s Weekend
Valdosta State University
Tallahassee Community College