Family Friendly Road Trips Travel

St Augustine, Florida

What a treat to live within driving distance to the oldest city in the US. Here you will find some of my favorite hot spots! A perfect weekend road trip from Central Florida Florida or South Georgia.

Where to Stay:

  • Airbnb List: St Augustine AirBnBs
  • For an AirBnB discount (first time users only), use this: Discount Code
  • Casa Monica Resort, a wonderful Marriott-Owned hotel in the historical district
  • Hilton Historic Bayfront
  • Bayfront Martin House Historic Inn

Where to Eat:

  • The Floridian
  • Al’s Pizza
  • St Augustine Seafood Company
  • Meehan’s Irish Pub
  • Aunt Kate’s
  • The Tiny Martini Bar
  • Gas Full Service
  • Prohibition Kitchen
  • The Hyppo Ice Pops
  • Peace Pie
  • Colombia (chain, but always a tradition)
  • The Spanish Bakery Cafe
  • Preserved
  • Rain Tree

Don’t miss:

  • Walk across the Bridge of Lions
  • St Augustine Distillery
  • Old Town Trolley Tour
  • St Augustine Lighthouse
  • Castillo De San Marcos National Monument
  • Flagler College
  • Old Jail
  • Ponce de Leon’s Fountain of Youth
  • Whetstone Chocolate Factory
  • San Sabastian Winery
  • Crescent Beach/Vilano Beach
  • Old Wooden School House
  • St George Street
  • If you’re a runner, St Augustine hosts a great 1/2 marathon every November