Looking for a laid-back, relaxing getaway in lovely St. Augustine, Florida? Look no further than the elegant, Bayfront Marin House Inn, the #1 rated waterfront hotel in St. Augustine. Located directly across from the Matanzas Bay, in the heart of the historic district, this lovely hotel alternative offers elegant guest rooms for the perfect St. Augustine romantic getaway with the best views anywhere in the ancient city from the spectacular Bridge of Lions and romantic St. Augustine Lighthouse, to the playful dolphins in the Intracoastal Waterway.

Jose Simeon room bed at our waterfront hotel in St. Augustine
B&B Accommodations

Choose a Room or Suite at Our Historic Bed & Breakfast...

Our historic downtown property is the #1 rated waterfront hotel in St. Augustine on TripAdvisor visitors and was recently recognized as one of the Top 25 Hotels for Romance — in the United States! If you’ve never stayed at the Bayfront Marin House, you’ll love the welcoming atmosphere and personalized service provided by our friendly, helpful staff. And if you’re a B&B veteran, you’ll be delighted by what makes us different – things like private entrances and individual thermostats for every room for the ultimate in privacy and comfort. As soon as you walk on our richly landscaped grounds, you’ll know why our guests have voted us the #1 Historic Inn on the Bay.

Beach Cottages & Downtown Rentals

Or Choose to Stay in Our Other Lodging Options for More Privacy

Vilano Beach Cottages

Stay in one of our eight beachfront vacation rentals but still have access to parking and amenities at the Main Inn.

Downtown Rentals

Relax in private apartment-style accommodations near the Main Inn, for easy access to Old Town and our included amenities.

Create your ideal St. Augustine getaway with flexible lodging options,
gracious hospitality and included luxurious amenities.

downtown St. Augustine, Florida at sunset Couple in chairs on Vilano Beach in St. Augustine
Downtown & Beach Activities

Experience the Best of Both Worlds in Historic St. Augustine, Florida

If you’re looking for a truly unique destination escape, look no further than St. Augustine, Florida, where there’s something for everyone to do in our historic city. We look forward to making your stay one to remember!

Discover Downtown Attractions & Amenities
The Bayfront Marin House Inn is an easy stroll to the city’s historic sites, museums, art galleries, quaint shops, and many fine restaurants. We are directly across from the seawall, and just a few blocks from the historic fort, Castillo de San Marcos.

Bask on the Beach & Soak Up the Sea
While staying at our Florida Bed and Breakfast, enjoy a family vacation of sailing and motor boating, canoeing and kayaking, water skiing, parasailing, and Jet skiing in the immediate area, in the Atlantic, in Salt Run, in the Matanzas Bay or the Intracoastal Waterway.

Included Luxury Amenities

Get Ready to Experience an Exceptional Stay

gourmet breakfast at our waterfront hotel in St. Augustine
happy hour drinks and snacks at our waterfront hotel in St. Augustine
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couple on cruiser bikes in St Augustine
gazebo at our waterfront hotel in St. Augustine
Southern Breakfast
Happy Hour
Pet Friendly Lodging
Parking & Cruiser Bikes
Walkable Locations
Weddings & Elopements

Celebrate Your Love at Bayfront Marin House

Specials & Packages

Save on Your Next Stay or Add to Your Celebration

Sizzling Summer Savings

Select rooms are just $199 per night when you book 3+ weeknights (Sundays-Thursdays) from June through October!

Pop the Question Package

Looking for the perfect place to pop the question? Want to plan a special experience for your special someone, but you’re not sure where to start? The Bayfront Marin House is here to help you plan your perfect St. Augustine proposal!

Rub-A-Dub-Dub Spa Package

Want to make full use of that relaxing tub? Our spa package includes a basket of spa goodies for two, along with a chilled bottle of Champagne and six luscious chocolate-covered strawberries.

Wellness Retreat Package

Feel like a new you in St. Augustine with all the essentials to spoil your senses and maximize relaxation at our romantic bed and breakfast inn.

Romance Packages

Choose from one of our romantic packages featuring rose petals on the bed, champagne, chocolate covered strawberries, romantic carriage ride and more to make your getaway extra special.