Our Hurricane Cancellation Policy

We’ve fielded a lot of questions lately about our hurricane cancellation policy, so I thought I’d write something up for everyone to read. Because even though this storm isn’t coming near Florida, hurricane season goes through November, which is still a long time away. Our regular (non hurricane) cancellation policy is printed on our website … Read More

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The Best Banana Pancakes EVAH

I just had a past guest email me and ask for our banana pancakes recipe. “I’m not a great cook,” he said, “but my girlfriend loved the banana pancakes when we visited your inn, and I would like to try and make them for our anniversary.” Well, I have good news for you, Jim S…and … Read More

The Napolean Room is a Wheelchair Accessible Accommodation

Wheelchair Accessible Accommodations in St. Augustine

St. Augustine gets a lot of press for its charms as one of America’s most walkable cities, but what if accessibility is a problem for you? Can guests with mobility challenges still enjoy the city? You bet they can! My grandmother is in a wheelchair, and I was surprised how many wheelchair accessible accommodations there … Read More

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A Fun, Adventurous & Perfect Girls Getaway in Florida

We all know it’s been way too long since you’ve had quality time with your girlfriends. Make those friendships a priority again and plan a trip together to the beautiful Florida coast. Bayfront Marin House is a top rated St. Augustine, FL hotel which is perfectly located across from Matanzas Bay! It’s within walking distance … Read More

Bayfront Marin House Staff Spotlight :: Laverne Baker

Laverne Baker   Team member since 2004 Favorite part of job: Making people happy and trying new recipes. Favorite room(s): The Coquina Suite (love that stone wall!), the Governor White (love the sitting area!) and the Bridge of Lions (love that you can see the bridge, and the downtown, and the water all at once). … Read More

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How to Pamper Yourself in St. Augustine: 10 Self Care Activities

The Best Vacation for Self Care is a B&B If you follow us on social media, you’ll see that we often say that #vacationsareessential. We truly believe that. Taking a vacation, seeing new things, forgetting your routine–that kind of self care is critical to your overall health and happiness. (Not to mention the happiness of … Read More

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Itinerary for a Perfect St. Augustine Shopping Spree

Whether you’re stocking up for the holidays, shopping for a special gift, or just looking to spend a fun and laughter-filled weekend with your girlfriends, St. Augustine’s shopping scene has something for everyone. Interested in something particular? Give us a call and ask for a personal itinerary!   In the meantime, consider the following possibilities … Read More

Unique Things to do in St Augustine FL-Bridge of Lions

Unique Things to Do In St. Augustine FL: A Rejuvenating Salt Spa

Looking for unique things to do in St. Augustine FL? We suggest something that you can only do in a couple of places around the country–a therapeutic salt spa. People have known the health benefits of salt for thousands of years–but it is much more commonplace in Europe. That acceptance could trace all the way … Read More