Located on the Northeast coast of Florida, the St Augustine Beach is a perfect weekend destination.
A visitor would love the serene seascapes, cool breeze, a saline smell of ocean water, and mouthwatering seafood delicacies at restaurants around the beach.
This beach has a lot to offer to make holidays memorable and cherished for a lifetime. The best time to visit the beach is between late Feb and early Jun.
How to reach the beach
You can easily access the St Augustine Beach from the airport at Jacksonville using both private cars and airport shuttles. The cost of private cars may vary between $70 and $100 for two people. Also, travelers can use airport shuttles after confirming at 904-825-0004 (toll-free number).
The nearest train station is the Amtrak station at Jacksonville with Silver Meteor and Sliver Star services of the Miami – NYC route. Public buses also serve the town, but just a few go to Hastings and Jacksonville.
Services on the beach
The St Augustine Beach offers facilities like offshore parking, dune walkover, restrooms, and water sports to the visitors. Lifeguards are on duty only during peak seasons.
You can find several dine outs, like Schmagel’s Bagels, Le Pavilion, A1A Ale Works, and Amici Italian Restaurant in the area around the beach.
Hotels near the beach
There are around ten moderately priced accommodations available around the St Augustine Beach, including:
Hampton Inn St. Augustine Beach (3 stars)
Holiday Isle (3 stars)
Hilton Garden Inn St. Augustine Beach
401 A1a Beach Blvd, Saint Augustine Beach, Saint Augustine, FL
Best Western Seaside Inn
541 A1a Beach Blvd, Saint Augustine Beach, Saint Augustine, FL
The Beach Club at St Augustine
2 Ocean Trace Rd, Saint Augustine Beach, Saint Augustine, FL
Campgrounds like Bryn Mawr Ocean Resort, Ocean Grove Camp Resort, and the St Augustine KOA are also available.
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Saint Augustine Beach