Oglethorpe Hotel

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Oglethorpe Hotel in 1892
Memorial Day April 26, 1903

The Oglethorpe Hotel in Brunswick, Georgia was designed by architect J.A. Wood and constructed in 1888. Wood also designed the Mahoney-McGarvey House at 1709 Reynolds Street in Brunswick, Georgia, a carpenter gothic architecture style home constructed in 1891 that remains in existence.[1] The hotel was named for General James Edward Oglethorpe.[2]

The hotel operated from 1888 until 1958. It was constructed of brick and had three main levels as well as towers.[3]


  1. ^ Mahoney-McGarvey House Vanishing South Georgia
  2. ^ image Jekyll Island History
  3. ^ Oglethorpe Hotel by Amy Hedrick GlennGenn.com