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Plains Historic Inn

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Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter have joined their hometown in developing an Historic Inn & Antiques Mall located on Main Street in Plains. Each suite is authentically furnished from the 1920s through the 1980s and includes a private bath, cable TV, a smoke-free environment, and meets accessibility standards. Guests enjoy exclusive use of the common room and balcony overlooking the historic square that provides a place for relaxation.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
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51Somewhat walkable
Grade: 51 out of 100
2Restaurantswithin 10 km
9Attractionswithin 10 km
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Attending President Carter’s “Sunday school” is an incredible privilege. Truly extraordinary. He is a great man of faith and his lessons are an occasion of grace. And of course what a thrill to have one’s picture taken beside a gracious and highly respected past President! The
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We stayed Friday and Saturday, Jan. 18-19, to see President Carter on Sunday the 20th. The room was wonderful -- a small sitting area, flat screen TV, comfy bed, super clean, nicely decorated (by Mrs. Carter, we understand). Each room is themed to a different decade. No one else
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We have stayed at the Inn about six times. This time, things were a little bit different. The Inn is now under New Management. Miss Jan is no longer associated with the inn. Be advised, you will no longer have a seat reserved for you for Jimmy Carter's Sunday school class! The
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Plains, GA is really small and there isn't much of anything to do there. So why go to the Plains Historic Inn. Well, ex-president Jimmy Carter lives in the neighborhood and sometimes drops in for a visit. When checking in we were told that we had just missed him and Rosalynn.
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Apart from the fact that this is an amazing little inn, and literally the only place to stay in Plains itself (although there are hotels in nearby towns), this is by far the best option if you are going to see President Carter teach Sunday School. When you stay here, they
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Maranatha Baptist Church posts President Carter's Sunday School schedule on their web site, but I am not aware of a Wednesday night event.
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Yes. Google Maranatha Baptist Church Jimmy Carter and they have his schedule. Also if you call the Inn they can tell you when he's there.
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Availability for feb 14.
Do you have rooms open Feb 14.
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"Ask if there is going to be an event in the building behind the inn. If there is, book a room facing Main Street."
"I would guess rooms at the end of the hall would be the quietest if that is a concern."
"We think 1930 room was the best"
"Choose the room for the era of history you are interested in, 1920-1980"
"All of the rooms are great!!"
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