The Bayfront Marin House Inn is an elegant, relaxing getaway in St. Augustine, Florida. Located in the heart of the historic district opposite the Matanzas Bay, this lovely award-winning historical retreat offers elegant guest rooms with private entrances and beautiful views of the ancient city and waterways, modern amenities, a warm and welcoming ambiance and superb, personalized service. The Inn is surrounded by beautifully landscaped gardens and is within easy walking distance to the city’s art galleries, museums, historic sites, quaint shops, and many excellent restaurants, as well as the historic fort of Castillo de San Marco.

1.Guest Accommodations

Guest Accommodations
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The Bayfront Marin House Inn offers a variety of luxurious accommodations in the form of 15 beautifully appointed guest rooms and eight private and fully equipped beach cottages. All guest rooms are exquisitely decorated in chic, country-style décor with a sleek combination of antique and contemporary furnishings.

Guest rooms have comfortable queen, or king-size pillow-top beds dressed in designer linens, down comforters and hypoallergenic pillows, and en-suite bathrooms with Jacuzzi tubs, walk-in showers with rain showerheads, thick towels, bathrobes, and organic bath products. Spacious sitting areas have plush armchairs, electric fireplaces, elegant armoires and dressers in rich walnut wood, smooth wooden flooring, and large windows that flood the room with natural light. French doors open onto private porches with comfortable armchairs and coffee tables and sweeping views of Matanzas Bay, and there is complimentary wireless Internet available in all rooms.

The deluxe beach cottages are located a couple of miles from the main Inn on Vilano Beach and are fully equipped for a relaxing self-catering getaway. Each Caribbean-style cottage is comfortably decorated and furnished and features fully equipped kitchens with all the necessary appliances for a comfortable vacation, spacious living rooms with sofas, armchairs, coffee tables and plush rugs, and dining areas for entertaining. Bedrooms are tranquil havens with pillow-top double, queen or king-size beds dressed in designer linens, down comforters and hypoallergenic pillows, and en-suite bathrooms with Jacuzzi tubs, walk-in showers with rain showerheads, thick towels, bathrobes, and organic bath products. Private porches, balconies, and patios have outdoor tables, and chairs for relaxing and dining and the cottages are set just a few steps from the beach and the ocean. Guests staying at the Beach Cottages can enjoy a complimentary buffet breakfast at the Main Inn as part of their stay.

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2.Dining & Amenities

Dining & Amenities
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Guests are treated to a gourmet Southern-style breakfast every morning, which includes a different hot entrée each morning ranging from banana pancakes and French toast to Caprese eggs Benedict and blueberry waffles. There are also lighter options such as smooth Greek yogurt, honey, and walnuts, fruit platters, cereals, oatmeal, freshly baked muffins, bagels, croissants, and more, as well as fresh fruit juice, coffee, and tea. Guests can also enjoy breakfast in bed with the optional room service. Thursday nights are cocktail nights with homemade margaritas on the menu, which served ice cold (seasonally available July through September).

In addition to stylish accommodations with private entrances, porches, and stunning sea views, The Bayfront Marin House Inn features a variety of amenities and guest services, including a delicious breakfast every morning, cocktails on Thursday evenings in the season, and private porches where guests can relax and soak up the views. There is wireless Internet access throughout the property and a range of concierge services including organizing transportation, reservations for dinner, booking of tours and sightseeing trips, and advice and information on the local attractions, activities and other notable things to see and do in the area.

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3.Weddings & Events

Weddings & Events
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St. Augustine is a beautiful backdrop for unforgettable weddings, ceremonies, and other special occasions and The Bayfront Marin House is the perfect place to host such celebrations for up to 30 guests. The Inn features a beautiful Victorian gazebo draped in muslin set against the backdrop of the ocean or a stunning beach venue on Vilano Beach with the waves as the soundtrack. The Inn provides a range of services, including wedding planners, vendors such as hair and makeup artists, florists, and transportation, as well as outstanding catering services.

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4.Plan this Vacation

Plan this Vacation
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St. Augustine is the oldest ‘European-style’ city in the country with a rich history and heritage. The ancient town boasts an array of notable attractions, including the historic fort of Castillo de San Marcos, Fort Matanzas, the Lightner Museum, Flagler College, and the St. Augustine Lighthouse. The Spanish Quarter is a vibrant, gentrified area representing Spanish Life in the old city, and the historic St George Street is home to a variety of restaurants, cafés, bars, museums, galleries and shops to explore.

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142 Avenida Menendez, St. Augustine, FL 32084-5049, website, Phone: 904-824-4301

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