St. Augustine vacations aren’t all about the beach, and we’ve got the lodging options to prove it! Our St. Augustine luxury hotel and private rentals are in the heart of St. Augustine’s historic downtown. Not only do they offer easy access to all of the history and culture nearby, but they offer luxurious accommodations, a full gourmet breakfast each morning and a happy hour reception every afternoon. But don’t worry, the beaches are still nearby for some fun in the sun.

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Downtown Accommodations

Get Direct Access to All of the Charm of Historic St. Augustine!

When you stay in downtown St. Augustine, you’ll have more opportunities to stroll through the old streets, take in the amazing architecture, savor the local cuisine, discover more treasures, and visit all of the places that make the nation’s oldest city so unique. Bayfront Marin House offers a variety of lodging options, from luxurious guest rooms and suites at our historic inn, to private vacation rentals in downtown St. Augustine just steps away. Our elegant Inn is great for romantic getaways for two or couples traveling together, while our Cottage and Apartment are a wonderful lodging solution for families, small groups, or those who just prefer more privacy.

Discover the charm of this historic city
while staying in luxurious accommodations.

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Dining & Sightseeing in Downtown St. Augustine

Enjoy Wonderful Restaurants and Unique Attractions in Downtown St. Augustine

Area Attractions

For art lovers, peruse 19th century American art at the Lightner Museum or join in local events like the Friday Artwalk. For history buffs, there are countless places to visit that are close to our inn. A few must-visit spots include the fort Castillo de San Marcos, Fountain of Youth, St. Augustine Lighthouse, Pirate Museum, Flagler College, and several other historic homes and adobes.

Dining Downtown

Within walking distance of our downtown properties there are about 70 places to grab a bite. If you’re looking for a specific type of restaurant, we’re happy to guide you, or here are a few of our favorites! For seafood, we like OC White’s, Catch 27 or St. Augustine Seafood Company. For great burgers and casual fare we suggest Burger Buckets, Back 40 Urban Café, and Scarlett O’Hara’s. And for special occasions, make reservations at Collage, Preserved or Costa Brava.

Outdoor Activities

Walk over to the Marina to take an Eco Tour or Sunset Cruise, or rent a kayak or paddleboard. Play a fun round at Florida’s oldest mini-golf course. Grab our free cruiser bikes to tour the town or explore Maria Sanchez Lake. Or just relax at Bayfront Marin House in our hammocks or comfortable seating areas!

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Downtown Lodging

Our Ideal Location is Near All of the Area’s Top Attractions

With a stay at the Bayfront Marin House, Aviles St. Cottage or Marine Street Apartment, you’ll be in the heart of St. Augustine’s historic district just steps away from unique shops, restaurants, attractions, and popular St. Augustine wedding venues; The White Room and Treasury on Cathedral. Complimentary parking is provided so you can easily access your vehicle – though you may not even need it! Our area is very walk-friendly and we also offer complimentary cruiser bikes for all our guests to use. Main Inn guests may park in our private lot at 12 St. Francis St., and guests of the Aviles Street Cottage and the Marine Street Apartment can park in our lot at Bridge and Aviles Streets.