September 19, 2019

“Good morning. My name’s Bob.” “Hi Bob, I’m Jim and this is my wife Susan. Is this your first time staying at a Bed & Breakfast?” “Yes, it is. This is a beautiful house, isn’t it?” “It sure is and I’m really looking forward to this breakfast.”

And the morning conversati...

July 14, 2019

One of the things that owning a 116-year-old house requires is constant maintenance. The Simmons-Bond Inn Bed & Breakfast has gone through numerous owners and iterations over her long lifetime, with varying degrees of successful maintenance and repairs.

This summer is s...

June 13, 2019

Travelers today have lots of choices when it comes to lodging. Chain hotels, local motels, resorts, Airbnb and traditional Bed & Breakfasts. In today’s blog, I’m going to focus on the last two options.

Many travelers, especially millennials, are opting for the Airbnb lo...

Hello Friends,

It’s been a while since my last blog post and yes, we’re all still here at the Simmons-Bond Inn Bed & Breakfast. Springtime is not only the beginning of our busy season but also the start of maintenance and other projects at the Inn. Naturally, that keeps...

March 14, 2019

There are so many ways to book a stay at a Bed & Breakfast, that it can be very confusing trying to get the best deal. Expedia.com, Booking.com, TripAdvisor.com, etc. are collectively known as
OTAs – Online Travel Agents. These websites are advertised tremendously on T...

February 27, 2019

 The Simmons-Bond Inn Bed & Breakfast, located in beautiful Toccoa, Georgia, is a unique accommodation choice for travelers to the northeast Georgia mountains area. Vacationers, business travelers, folks looking for a weekend or mid-week getaway, and those searching fo...

February 9, 2019

Winter brings the cold, the wind, and maybe some snow here in the north Georgia mountains. And for the Simmons-Bond Inn Bed & Breakfast, it also brings a couple of slower months for reservations. This also starts a great time to take advantage of some vacant days and g...

December 19, 2018

Greetings friends and neighbors from the Simmons-Bond Inn Bed & Breakfast.

The holiday season is in full swing here in Toccoa, GA. The courthouse grounds are decorated with lighted Christmas fantasies for all ages. Downtown Toccoa on Doyle street is regaled in holiday d...