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Bayfront Marin House
St. Augustine, Florida

Let there be (more) Light!

As if the *millions* of lights already lighting up in St. Augustine aren’t enough, there will be 2000 more on December 5, during Luminary Night at the Lighthouse. It takes 100 volunteers to light the 2000 tiny lights for the luminaries on the 5th, and the results will be on display from 6 til 9pm … Read More

Everybody Loves a Parade

If you’re one of the people who does, then make sure you’re out tomorrow morning at 10:00 am. The annual St. Augustine Christmas parade starts at the Mission de Nombre at 10, then snakes through the town, ending at the parking garage near the city gates. We won’t be able to meet you there…because we’ll … Read More

Christmas is Coming

I know, I know…it’s not even Halloween yet. (And I heart Halloween!) But we’ve just announced our Nights of Lights special, so I’ve been humming Christmas tunes all day. What’s so special about our Nights of Lights special? Well, when you stay two weeknights (that’s Sunday through Thursday) during the Nights of Lights event (it … Read More

It’s Festival Time

We frequently ask our guests “What do you have planned for today?” Of course, if they ask us what we recommend, we usually have one or two suggestions for them to get the most out of St. Augustine. But this weekend there is so much going on that I’m not sure what I’m going to … Read More

Ancient Olive, A St. Augustine Experience

Last night, I had a foodie “experience”. I’m not talking about a dining experience, either. I’m talking about an experience full of flavors, and scents, and great discussions about amazing food. It’s just that there wasn’t a lot of food there. Besides some dipping bread, of course. The Ancient Olive on King Street specializes in … Read More

Crabby Saturdays

Why do you want to stay at a bed and breakfast owned by a couple from Maryland? Because on some Friday nights we like to get a couple dozen steamed crabs–just like at home (well, not just like at home…at home a dozen crabs are a Ulysses S. Grant, plus a couple of Alexander Hamiltons; … Read More

The Bayfront Marin House:Non-Opposable Thumbs Up!!

  They call it Puppy Love. You know the feeling: you’re dying to go on vacation. You NEED to take a vacation because you can no longer take what it is that you’ve been taking (with apologies to Earl Wilson). But you *really* *really* want to take your puppy with you on vacation, not because … Read More

Ice Cream Wednesday

Your opportunity to taste Mike’s homemade ice cream is disappearing faster than a cone of vanilla bean on a hot summer day. Yup…today is the LAST ice cream Wednesday of the summer!!! We have a couple of rooms open tonight…and they all come with complimentary ice cream. And what did the hub make for the … Read More

Supper with the Spirits: Call for Tickets!

SUNDAY SUPPER WITH THE SPIRITS SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 30TH AT THE DOW MUSEUM OF HISTORIC HOUSES 1790 – 1910 THIS EVENINGS TOUR, “SUPPER”, AND ENTERTAINMENT SPONSORED IN PART BY SAVOIR FAIRE Tonight you will be having your supper in the 173 year old Dow House, one of the 9 historic houses on the beautiful Dow Museum … Read More

More Views of the Princess Margaret

You’ve heard that we’re holding a contest to name our “newest” room–the room formerly known as Prince, er, I mean, The Princess Margaret. But have you seen pictures of the entire suite? Have you seen…the BODY JETS??? (Our entire staff is clamoring to stay in this room, but it’s been full ever since it’s been … Read More