Sing Out Loud Festival

The Perfect Summer Getaway in St. Augustine

St. Augustine is the place to be this summer! With beautiful beaches, perfect weather and exciting events, our town has a lot to offer! Experience a summer getaway in St. Augustine like never before with some of the hottest events in Florida. Here’s a look at some of the things we’re looking forward to: July 11: Dark … Read More

Eggs Benedict casserole

Decadent Breakfast: Eggs Benedict Strata Recipe

Eggs benedict taste like vacation, don’t they? Maybe it’s just me, but vacation is the only time I order eggs benedict. With apologies to the layer farmers that I grew up with, eggs may be healthy–but bathe those babies in creamy, buttery hollandaise sauce and you’re probably not talking about diet friendly fare. It’s not … Read More

King George View at Bayfront Marin House

Thank you, Palm Coast Ford!

When you meet someone who works in hospitality, it’s pretty likely that they’re a people pleasing kind of person. You know the type…the kind of person who asks if they can get you anything. The type who isn’t really happy unless everyone around them is happy. We are very lucky to have an entire team … Read More

Romance Package at Bayfront Marin House

Planning Your Trip to St. Augustine: A VIP Experience

St. Augustine knows how to take care of its VIPs—hosting Royalty from Spain, the Bachelorette and her beau, and top musical acts like Mumford & Sons, Brian Wilson, Jack Johnson, Ringo Starr, and more. Join our city’s list of exclusive guests, and plan a getaway perfect for a VIP…you! Below are some suggestions from our … Read More

Sliced steak on a wooden plate

St. Augustine Restaurants: Local Favorites

  We’re still a couple of weeks (like two) away from our high season, and a lot of the people enjoying the town are locals. Yes, we do exist–and we love walking through our old streets as much as our visitors do! We also like going out to eat. Which brings me to a question … Read More

Breakfast bowl of Cape May Strata

Bed and Breakfast Holiday Recipe: Cape May Strata

The holidays were especially gratifying this year in St. Augustine. After all, Hurricane Matthew was only a few weeks ago, and it seemed as if all of the business owners, residents, and even visitors wanted to give the celebration their all. Trolleys were full of people singing Christmas carols, with lots of laughing and holiday … Read More

Dressing Downton graphic with room photos

Dressing Downton Coming to St. Augustine

We know, We know. 2017! Why are we already talking about 2017? If you are an avid viewer of Downton Abbey®, and you are missing out on your fix then we think you will understand. If the Lady Violet memes aren’t enough for you, we have some news that will take your mind off of that … Read More

Bayfront Marin House after flood remodel

St. Augustine After the Storm: An Update

Soon after the storm, we had many people call us and ask the following question: Is St. Augustine ready for visitors? We personally were ready on October 24, and most stores, restaurants and attractions beat us back–opening on or around the 14th. The answer then, and now, is absolutely yes. If you go to some … Read More

Scary Good Desserts at Bayfront Marin House

Happy Halloween from St Augustine! Scary Good Desserts

If you were staying with us last night, you got a chance to see one of the best Halloween dessert spreads ever seen at our bed and breakfast! Donna truly outdid herself this year, making a simply beautiful Haunted Forest cake, spooky witches’ fingers, spider cookies, and Mike’s favorite, soylent green cupcakes. There were audible … Read More