5 Historic Hotels In St. Augustine, Florida - Updated 2023

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Along the Atlantic Coast of northeastern Florida, the historic city of St. Augustine flourishes with more than a few hundred years of history behind it. It was founded in the 16th century when Spanish explorers were traveling the world to find new land. Since then, it became the oldest continuously occupied European-established settlement within the United States.

With history comes different landmarks such as the Castillo de San Marcos, St. Augustine Light, Flagler College, and many more. So, should you visit here; the historic hotels listed down below will offer you the beauty and comfort it gave from back when they were first established, and the city has seen many years of development and preservation of the historical sites. Check out these top historic hotels in St. Augustine, and book one now for your upcoming trip!

1. Casa Monica, Autograph Collection, A Marriott Luxury & Lifestyle Hotel (from USD 237)

Casa Monica Resort & Spa features a classic 1888 Moorish-style architecture and is located only a minute from Flagler College and a 12-minute walk from Castillo de San Marcos. This luxury and lifestyle hotel’s rooms offer a flat-screen cable TV, desk, a tea or coffee-making machine, and a Bose sound system that you can connect your device to and put on your choice of classical or modern music to make the experience of your stay even better.

Casa Monica Resort & Spa, Autograph Collection

Wifi Available

Address: 95 Cordova Street

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Fitness centre

2. The Collector - Luxury Inn & Gardens (from USD 229)

In the heart of historic downtown St. Augustine, you will find The Collector Luxury Inn & Gardens that blends luxury amenities with a sense of history. The place focuses on telling the story of America’s oldest city by introducing guests to rooms with a modern design that immerses guests in art, history, and romance. All of which are seen in the coquina walls, fireplaces, and hardwood floors. Each room has a cable flat-screen TV and microwave. Select rooms have additional amenities such as a sofa bed, larger living space, and a kitchenette. After starting your day with a European-style continental breakfast and having a quick dip in the heated outdoor pool, you can easily get to the Freedom Trail and Spanish Quarter Museum on foot.

The Collector Inn (Adults Only) - Saint Augustine

Wifi Available

Address: 149 Cordova Street

Parking Room service Bar 24-hour front desk Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Fishing

3. Bayfront Inn (from USD 143)

Morning people will love this place because it offers a buffet-style breakfast that has a rotating menu to make every morning extra special before you head out to the pool, take a bath, and start your adventure in the city of St. Augustine. Famous landmarks and tourist spots are quite near as Fountain of Youth is only 1.5 miles (2.4 kilometers) from the hotel. The Oldest House Museum, on the other hand, is only four minutes away on foot.

Bayfront Inn

Wifi Available

Address: 138 Avenida Menendez

Parking 24-hour front desk Non-smoking rooms Facilities for disabled guests Family rooms Free parking Internet services Heating

4. Bella Bay Inn (from USD 189)

If you are looking for utility in an accommodation, Bella Bay Inn can be a great part of your adventures because of the public market that is only two minutes away on foot. Depending on the room you choose, you will either have a satellite TV, fan, and dark wood furnishings, while others have a flat-screen TV and a large kitchen. Castillo de San Marcos and the Oldest Wooden Schoolhouse are just north of the property, so it is safe to say that you can start your tour there before visiting the other attractions of St. Augustine.

Bella Bay Inn

Wifi Available

Address: 10 Marine Street

Parking Bar 24-hour front desk Non-smoking rooms Free parking Internet services Heating WiFi Available

5. Spanish Street Inn (from USD 229)

Looking at this inn, you will immediately notice the blending of American and Spanish design. So, whether you came from either one, both, or none at all, a refreshing feeling surges all over you as it is a design that will take you to both worlds. All units have a private bathroom while others feature a spa bath for a more relaxing bathing experience. Furthermore, a flat-screen TV is available in all rooms. Certain rooms have views of the garden or city that will elevate the level of entertainment and comfort during your stay.

44 Spanish Street Inn (Adults only)

Wifi Available

Address: 44 Spanish Street 44 Spanish St

Parking Meeting/banquet facilities Tennis court Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Dry cleaning

The blending of history

The history of Europe and the U.S. blend in St. Augustine, and it does not matter where you come from, it is always welcome to everyone who appreciates the beauty of history and art. The hotels listed above could be considered great examples as they already exhibit classic decorations and details that are fortified with years of wisdom and experience. Book now and have a feel of it for yourselves!

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