Magnolia Inn Southern Mansion
set in the Old West
Written By Christina Duane
Copyright Purpose Media
lounging on the second story veranda of Jacksonville's
Magnolia Inn, or sitting in the yard below under
the giant Magnolia Tree, guests are enveloped
in comfort while they enjoy the view of the Historic
Jackson County Courthouse, now the Jacksonville
Museum, and take in life in this Southern Oregon
gold rush town.
hints of the grandeur of a Southern plantation
and all of the elegance of a French Provincial
Inn, Magnolia Inn is a refreshing and enchanting
getaway in the heart Rogue River Country and a
short drive to rafting adventure and a national
treasure, Crater Lake.
The guests of Magnolia Inn are treated to the
warmest hospitality by the Inn's owners, Robert
& Susan Roos, who have recently updated the
inn with warm and rich decor with a Tuscan influence.
This 'Jewel of Country Inn' has earned
a well deserved AAA triple diamond rating.
romantic room has been thoughtfully appointed
with antiques, fine art and subtle themes using
soft warm and rich color palates that combine
with the natural filtered light and shadows that
move across the inn throughout the day and evening
to caress the senses. One room features an adjoining
room with a twin bed, which is perfect for a couple
traveling with children.
to the Colonial Veranda is the guest kitchen and
sitting room where delicious pastries are served
with morning coffee and select teas. Throughout
the day, guests can enjoy this area, playing board
games, selecting videos and reading materials.
is striking about Magnolia Inn is it's spaciousness,
wide stairways and hallways, the feeling that
you are enjoying life in a Southern Mansion in
the heart of the West's most picturesque gold
rush town with shopping, dining and cultural attractions
that rival the top travel destinations all within
steps from the inn.
world famous Britt Music Festival takes place,
a short walk up the hill to Britt Gardens, named
for photographer, musician and early settler to
Jacksonville, Peter Britt. The festival attracts
top name performers and people from around the
world come to this outdoor series overlooking
the Rogue Valley. Nearby wineries are open for
tasting and Jacksonville's five star restaurant
Jacksonville Inn has a wine shop that features
the best selection of wines between San Francisco
one of the most popular attractions is the Jacksonville
Children's Museum, just across the street from
Magnolia Inn. This hands on Pioneer Museum features
miniature trains, and interactive rooms where
children can play in Pioneer settings and learn
about the old West. While a walk through the old
graveyard on the hill with headstones dating back
two hundred years is a hauntingly beautiful experience,
it is just one of many memorable experiences that
make a visit to Magnolia Inn a treasured destination
you will return to again and again.