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Waycross

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Waycross, Georgia

From the Historic Downtown to the swamplands of the Okefenokee, you will discover southern hospitality and charm in Waycross. Nestled in the heart of Southeast Georgia you will find there is truly an activity for the whole family. By train, boat, or foot you can experience the wildlife, plant life, and how the pioneers once dwelled by visiting the Okefenokee Swamp Park, Obediah’s Okefenokee, and Laura S. Walker State Park. Between the history of the swamp, our two museums, and historic downtown, your thirst for historical insight is guaranteed to be satisfied. Train enthusiasts? We’ve got you covered too. Visit the renovated Railway Express Building and Rail Observation Center to catch a glimpse of the incoming train traffic. Expect a down-home, authentic, southern experience when visiting or living in Waycross.

Waycross, Georgia

LODGING

Baymont by Wyndham Waycross

Motel 6 Waycross

Comfort Suites Waycross

Quality Inn & Suites Waycross

Best Western Plus Bradbury Inn & Suites

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Waycross

Super 8 by Wyndham Waycross

Laura S. Walker State Park

Hampton Inn Waycross

Days Inn by Wyndham Waycross

DINING

The Sweetest Thing Gourmet Cupcakery

Surchero’s Fresh Grill

Zoner’s Pizza, Wings & Waffles

Thai Spice

Hog N Bones BBQ

Holt’s Sweet Shop

Sack Daddy’s Seafood

New Hong Kong

Plant Cafe

The Downtown Sandwhich Shoppe

Highway 55

Michaels Deli & Seafood

Nana’s Buffet

Ruby Tuesday

Jerry J’s

Kobe Japanese Hibachi & Sushi

Fuji Express

Wong’s Palace

Arby’s

Dairy Queen

Maryland Fried Chicken

McDonald’s

Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen

Sonic Drive-In

Subway

Wendy’s

Kentucky Fried Chicken

Krystal

Zaxby’s

DINING

Cavagnaros

Number 1 Wok

Taqueria Pancho Villa (The Mexican Trailer)

Honey Buns Cafe

KD’s Cafe & Catering

Nana’s Country Buffet

Lydia’s Restaurant

New Beijing Buffet

LL Creek Bar & Grill

Kings Wok

Applebee’s

Cracker Barrel

B Mac’s Buffet

DK’s BBQ

Olive Garden

Fancy Q Sushi Bar & Grill

Rodeo

Number 1 Wok

Burger King

Checker’s Hamburgers

Chic-fil-A

Domino’s

Little Caesars Pizza

Papa Johns

Pizza Hut

Captain Joe’s

Captain D’s Seafood

Dunkin’ + Baskin Robins

Elliano’s

Starbucks

Howard’s Cafe

Latest Waycross Articles

History and Culture

Obediah’s Okefenok Swamp Pioneer: Clubs The Bear Story

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LOCAL BUSINESS: KD’s Cafe

KD’s Cafe is a multi-cuisine restaurant that has more personality than its brightly colored walls! For the last twenty-five years, KD’s has been providing great…
History and Culture

Obediah’s Okefenok Swamp Pioneer

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