On the quiet side of St Augustine Beach, Embassy Suites found a scenic oceanfront spot for it latest hotel. Opening its doors in December 2018, Embassy Suites was a welcome addition to this renowned Florida beach town. When vacationing here, you can soak up the warm Florida sun, walk along a preserved coastal beach, and take in the sights of historic St. Augustine.
“Upon seeing this resort for the first time, Alan Roberts, Global Head of Embassy Suites by Hilton, now wants every new Embassy Suites to be designed keeping this resort in mind,” said Chris Pranis, the hotel’s Director of Sales and Marketing.
Embassy Suites has really upped their style game with this resort. You will immediately see this difference upon your arrival. Inside the lobby, a modern coastal vibe flows throughout this airy space. A natural palette including driftwood and stone elements are beautifully woven into the pleasing design. Comfortable seating, strategically placed, invites you to relax and take in the warm and inviting setting.
One and Two Bedroom Suites
The natural design elements extend into 175 roomy suites, which include one and two bedroom options. Every suite has a private bedroom with a flat screen tv and a separate living room with a sofa bed, flat screen tv, wet bar, refrigerator, microwave, coffeemaker, and dining table. It’s like a home away from home. Free wifi and laptop-sized safe are nice perks as well.
Complimentary Breakfast and Evening Reception
Made-to-order breakfast is available daily in Harvest & Reel Restaurant at no additional cost. In the afternoon, you can sip on complimentary alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages along with light snacks in Rhum Bar. It’s family-friendly, so kids are welcomed.
Amenities: Pool and Dining
Flanked by lounge chairs on all sides, the resort-style pool sweeps across the oceanfront. Poolside cabanas are available along with direct beach access. Poolside, Castaway Cantina serves up Latin flavors and cold drinks.
Inside the resort, Rhum Bar specializes in rum-based drinks, but the skilled bartenders will be happy to make your favorite cocktail. At the resort’s signature restaurant, Harvest & Reel has elevated the dining experience. From meat lovers to vegetarians, their farm and sea approach keeps everyone’s tastes in mind.
Inviting Fire Pits
As the sun makes its daily descend into the horizon, one of the numerous fire pits provides a great spot to unwind after a vacation day with a delicious nightcap.
Staying at this Embassy Suites, you will be next door to Anastasia State Recreation Area, which is 1,600 acres of preserved beaches – perfect for long beach walks, sand dunes and tidal marshes. By car, you are minutes away from America’s oldest city, St Augustine where you’ll drive on centuries old streets among historic homes, quaint shops, and vibrant restaurants.
Castillo de San Marcos is the oldest masonry fort in the US where you can take a self-guided tour. In a Spanish Renaissance Revival-style building, Lightner Museum is the place to see many beautiful American Gilded Age pieces.