Attractions in St. Augustine

Come and explore the nation's oldest city, Saint Augustine! Discover the city’s unique scenery and history which sets this city apart from any other in the country. Saint Augustine offers 450 years of history to investigate while keeping a quaint atmosphere with brick-lined streets with a European flair. Saint Augustine also offers outstanding restaurants serving a variety of dishes reflecting the cities’ rich heritage. Visitors will discover world-class art galleries, unique boutiques and premium outlet shopping, theaters and live music, and 42 miles of beautiful beaches. Wander through a wide assortment of museums, visit landmarks such as Castillo de San Marcos or drink from the waters of Ponce de Leon's "Fountain of Youth".

If you’re looking for some help planning your day while visiting Saint Augustine, we invite you to swing by our friendly front desk. We’d be happy to assist you with directions to our favorite sites and recommend top dining choices.

Things to Do


Riverside Center 3.8 mi
Cobblestone Village 4.2 mi
Saint Augustine Premium Outlets 6.1 mi
Outlet Mall 6.1 mi
Farmer's Market at Saint Augustine Pier 7.5 mi

Featured Attractions

Ponce de Leon’s Fountain of Youth Archaeological Park

When visiting Ponce de Leon’s Fountain of Youth Archaeological Park, the original site of the Nation’s oldest city, you will discover a fascinating, informative, entertaining park awaits. Drink from the famous waters from the Fountain of Youth or hear a Spanish Cannon roar. Visit the archaeological park and discover more about what it was like to live in 1565. You’ll find the history astonishing, offering a look at the Spanish Explorers arriving in 1513 and the Smithsonian Institute Archaeological Digs starting in 1934. Don't miss this historic site when staying in the Saint Augustine area!

Saint Augustine Beaches

Saint Augustine Beach offers everything you need for the perfect beach vacation! Discover tropical seaside restaurants, a beachfront park with an incredible fishing pier, a big beachside pavilion, a splash park, and sand volleyball court. You’ll find a vast assortment of surfing sports including skim boards, boogie boards, surfers, paddle and sailboards. Relaxation can be found on the beach as well, with Florida's abundant sunshine and the Atlantic Ocean's waves gently caressing the shoreline. Meander along the shore or enjoy the view from your beach chair under a vibrantly colored umbrella. Time spent at Saint Augustine Beach can be as lively or as laid-back as you choose!

St. George Street District

When visiting the St. George Street district, you’ll discover a wonderful street offering boutiques, bistros, galleries and gift shops all tucked into small, quaint, storefronts. Opportunities to buy saltwater taffy, gummy gators and dolphin-shaped chocolate abound in the Historic District. Stroll along the narrow avenue in the nation’s oldest city and you will find your path to be unencumbered by cars or bicycles. Getting lost among the side streets adds to the charm of this Historic District of St. Augustine. A fun time will be had by guests of all ages when visiting this district!