While family getaways and day trips are fun, sometimes playing tourist in your own town let’s you see our great city through a fresh pair of eyes. Jacksonville has tons to do whether you’re looking to entertain the kids, or enjoy a romantic date night. So whether you’re looking for hotels in Jacksonville, or you prefer a more quaint AirBnB rental, there’s a little something for everyone looking to vacation (or staycation) on the First Coast.
One of our favorite boutique hotels in Jacksonville, Hotel Palms is located at a prime spot in Atlantic Beach. They only have a few rooms so be sure to book early to get the reservation you want. It’s the perfect accommodations if you’re looking to take in the Atlantic Beach restaurants like Flying Iguana or Coop 303.
The Sea Grape Jax Beach
A newly renovated AirBnB located in the heart of Jacksonville Beach, close to restaurants and just a short walk (or bike ride) to the ocean. The Sea Grape is a three bedroom rental is perfect for families looking to get away (or just enjoy) the beach.
This ocean front AirBnB is located in Vilano Beach. Cane Cottage has views and location can’t be beat and it’s a perfect spot for anyone who loves hunting for shark teeth. This rental is close to Jacksonville and St. Augustine for those who want to explore both cities.
Ponte Vedra Inn and Club
If you’re looking for luxury, then look no further than the Ponte Vedra Inn & Club. With a world class spa and all the amenities you could ever need, it’s a great spot for a pampered weekend away.
North Florida Tree House Camping
The perfect staycation location for the more adventurous. Located in Clay County, Camp Chowenwaw Park offers nine tree houses available for rent. Each small platformed site can sleep four and there are central kitchen and bathroom facilities. Reasonably priced, these units are perfect for a group or family adventure.
This historic bed and breakfast is located in the heart of Riverside. The family owned and operated inn has eleven individually designed and decorated guest rooms. Close to downtown the Riverdale Inn is close to lots of Jacksonville’s major attractions.
The Local St. Augustine
Newly renovated and just downright adorable, The Local is a boutique style inn that caters to your modern needs. Perfect for a girls’ weekend in St. Augustine, this hotel offers a unique experience that you can’t find among the corporate chains.
Located in Ponte Vedra Beach, this hotel with world class spa is set away from the hustle and bustle of the city of Jacksonville. The Sawgrass Marriott is perfect if you’re looking to enjoy a round of golf and some spa amenities. While not situated on the ocean, they offer a shuttle to the beach for easy access.
Fig Tree Inn
Just steps from the beach, this 6 bedroom AirBnB is a great rental for large groups or multiple families. The Fig Tree Inn is recently renovated and offers guests easy access to the beach as well as local restaurants and shops.
The Gardner’s Cottage
Located close to downtown in the historic Springfield area, this quaint AirBnB is small, but reasonably priced. the Gardener’s Cottage is a one bedroom, one bath with its own swimming pool. Perfectly located if you’re looking to spend the night downtown after a game or event.
Omni Plantation Amelia Island
A great getaway location for families looking to head out of the city for a few nights. The Omni Plantation has tons of activities for kids and parents and a wide variety of rooms available so you’re sure to find something to fit everyone.
Ritz Carlton Amelia Island
Technically outside of Jacksonville proper, the Ritz Carlton Amelia Island is an easy commute into the city if you’re looking for a place to get away from it all. Located right on the ocean this property is the height of luxury accommodations in North Florida.
Pirate Haus St. Augustine
The best for value and theme on our list, the Pirate Haus St. Augustine offers fun and family friendly accommodations right in the heart of St. Augustine. Bring the kids for a themed staycation and explore all that St. Augustine has to offer.
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