Hammock Beach Resort is an elegant getaway on Florida's Palm Coast, offering elegant accommodations, a relaxing spa, championship golf, a marina and several excellent restaurants.
At Hammock Beach Resort, the focus is on refined, beachfront elegance. The décor of the rooms hints at fun in the sand and sun with neutral tons of light brown, beige, and white. Bed quilts, accent pillows, pictures, and many other accents call to mind the beach and Floridian scenery, and they also help to bring out the rooms' accent colors of either green, blue, or red. The furniture is crafted from wood in an ornate style, giving the rooms an almost antique feel. All Hammock Beach accommodations come with a queen or king bed, marble entryway, walk-in shower with a granite vanity, mini refrigerator, coffee maker, a television with DVD player, an open balcony with table and chairs, and a large work desk.
Hammock Beach Resort's Main Tower Suites are an ideal choice for couples and families. The suites come in one, three, and four bedroom options. The one bedroom option comes with a king sized bed and features a living room area with chairs,a coffee table, and an adjoining kitchenette. The three and four bedroom options feature everything a family needs, including private bedrooms, a living and dining room, a washer and dryer, and a full kitchen for cooking inside the room. Finally, all rooms in the Main Tower feature a lovely view of the Atlantic Ocean from their balcony.
The Ocean Towers are perfect for guests with older family members or for groups of close friends. Space is the main attraction of the Ocean Towers, with open rooms that feel more like a home than a hotel room.The Ocean Towers feature three bedrooms. The master bedroom includes an adjoining spacious bathroom with a soaking tub and walk-in shower. The two other bedrooms include their own private bathroom with a walk-in shower. The Ocean Towers also feature a private balcony or patio, with the higher floors offering great views of the Atlantic Ocean. Also included is a fully equipped kitchen with lovely wooden cabinets so families can make anything they want in their room. There is also a laundry room with washer and dryer and a dining room for enjoying meals. Every room is equipped with a flat-screen television and Wi-Fi access for guests' enjoyment.
The Villas are available for guests who want a more private experience at Hammock Beach Resort. They are individual units that mimic beach condos while still benefitting from all the service of a hotel. The bedrooms in the Villas come with a king, queen, or double twin-sized bed options and a personal television. Other rooms include a living room with an additional television, a fully equipped kitchen, two bathrooms, and a laundry room with a washer and dryer.They also boast a private balcony with views of the Ocean Course and tropical preserve.
The Lodge offers the height of beach comfort, and with twenty guest rooms, it promises a unique experience for business retreats and large family gatherings. Each guest room features a king bed and a private balcony where guests can enjoy views of the Atlantic Ocean and Ocean Golf Course. The windows are also uniquely designed to let in the sounds of the ocean to create a relaxing atmosphere. Each room also has an oversized desk, internet access, a dual-line phone, a CD clock radio, and a safe with laptop storage. The Lodge has access to all hotel accommodations as well as private in-room dining and valet services. A mini-fridge and a bathroom with a walk-in shower are also included.
The only beachside restaurant in the entire Palm Coast region, the Atlantic Grille offers great views of the coastline with its floor to ceiling windows. Decorated in a southern Florida style, the wooden chairs and tables and metal porch furniture are both modern and comfortable. The menu focuses on contemporary world cuisine, and there is an emphasis on seafood. The breakfast menu focuses on the classics with a variety of poached eggs, skillets, omelets, and pancakes and waffles. Oatmeal and fresh fruit can be added to any order. Dinner entrees feature a variety of fish like salmon, grouper, shrimp, and the fish of the day. Roasted chicken, steak, and pork chops are available for those not feeling seafood. At the Sand Trap Bar located inside, guests can enjoy a selection of wines to enjoy with their meal.
For guests looking to enjoy some Italian food, they can head to Delfino's. Concentrating on Italian classics with a contemporary twist, Delfino'soffers the experience of fine Italian dining in a relaxed ambience. The décor creates a homey feel with padded whicker chairs and a faded green accent color. The menu features a round of classics with salads, pasta, pizzas, and meat entrees, and meals can be coupled with a nice selection of wines for a relaxing evening.
For guests enjoying a day in the pools at the Water Pavilion, the Ocean Bar & Café is the perfect place to grab a snack or drink to keep the activities going. Surrounded by pools, the outside restaurant is open for lunch and dinner when the weather permits. The Ocean Bar & Café offers a large selection of cocktails for adults relaxing by the water, and they also have a selection of snack foods such as burgers, pretzels, quesadillas, and other sandwiches. For the kids, a special menu offers many favorites so parents don't have to worry about returning to their rooms in the middle of the day.
For the sports or bar enthusiast, the Loggerheads Lounge is a great destination. The bar is decorated in traditional European style with dark, thick wood, cozy armchairs, and patterned carpet. The Loggerheads Lounge offers a selection of cocktails to enjoy, pool tables, and a 16-foot television perfect for watching the game.
3.Spa & Golf
As it is on the coast, the Hammock Beach Resort Spa utilizes a lot of products and treatments from the sea itself. Thalasso therapy products are used in a lot of the treatments, ocean minerals are used in the facials and body treatments, and scrubs utilize coquina. The spa offers a wide range of facials, massages, body treatments, and pedicure/manicure options. The large number of options will ensure guests will find a treatment suited to their needs. For guests who want the full experience, Hammock Beach Resort offers a number of full day treatment options, ranging from an hour treatment focused relaxation to every Hammock Beach Resort signature treatment to a full day of pampering for the wives enjoying the day away from their golfing husbands.
Hammock Beach Resort offers two very distinct golf courses that provide rare golfing opportunities in Florida. Both Hammock Beach Resort golf courses have hosted a PGA Tour event, and both come highly rated by a variety of golfing magazines.
The Ocean Course, designed by golfing legend Jack Nicklaus, lives up to its name. With an impressive six holes on the oceanfront, it beats every other coastal golf course in Florida. The Ocean Course offers truly remarkable views of the Atlantic Ocean and a famous three-hold finish dubbed the Bear Claw.
The Conservatory Course features large rolling hills and greens and totals 140 acres, making it a rarity in Florida. The course, designed by Tom Watson, is rated as the hardest and longest course in Florida, making it perfect for guests who are looking for a real marathon challenge. Guests of all experience are welcome on the course, as the Conservatory Course boasts an impressive twelve tee sets for all skill levels.
Hammock Beach Resort supports golf outings for the whole family with special children's rates on the course and specially designed children's clubs so kids can get the most out of the game. For more serious golfers, Hammock Beach Resort also offers private instruction by PGA trained professionals with rates by the hour and half hour.
Hammock Beach Resort offers its own marina for guests' use. Guests are free to rent their own slip and pull up right into the resort for a relaxing stay before hitting the ocean again, or they can use it as a launching point for a longer stay. For guests wishing to stay on their boats, Hammock Beach Resort offers a central lobby with laundry and shower amenities, a television lounge with a beverage bar, and a fitness center. For guests without boats, the marina also serves as a charter area where they can rent sport fishing boats, sunset cocktail cruises, kayaks, and more.
It wouldn't be Florida if guests couldn't spend some time on the water, and Hammock Beach Resort offers plenty of opportunities for guests to get their feet wet.
The pride and joy of Hammock Beach Resort water attractions is the Water Pavilion. Featuring multiple levels of pools in a tropical landscape, the Water Pavilion has something for the entire family. The Water Pavilion boasts a lazy river, upper and lower pools, an adult's only pool for a more relaxing experience, a pool-sized spa, a zero-entry pool for the young and old alike, and a water slide across the Water Pavilion. The Water Pavilion also offers sunny and shaded lounge areas, sandy areas for building sandcastle poolside, and beach volleyball courts.
The indoor pool center offers two spa pools in its spa garden where clever landscaping provides a semi-private experience. The center also has a shallow end pool for splashing fun and lap lanes for guests who want more of a workout. Besides pools, the center also has table tennis and foosball tables.
Last but certainly not least, Hammock Beach Resort offers access to the Atlantic Ocean. The beaches at Hammock Beach Resort are made of crushed pink shells to create a lovely atmosphere. Guests can sun tan, get their feet wet, or catch some waves.
Hammock Beach Resort has eight lighted, hydro-grid, clay courts for use in their tennis center. Court time is only given to members, and the resort helps guests get on the courts quickly. Hammock Beach Resort also provides a matching service for guests who wish to play some tennis but don't have a partner. A pro shop is located inside the tennis center for guests who didn't bring equipment or are looking to upgrade. For guests who need help with the game or just need a refresher, private lessons and clinics are available, including clinics specifically designed for children of all age groups.
5.Weddings & Meetings
Hammock Beach Resort provides wedding assistance to any couple that wishes to get married on the Florida coastline. For everything from the wedding showers to the big day and the reception, Hammock Beach is prepared to help with anything big or small. They also have a lovely selection of venues available for couples.
The Lodge Lawn, Pool Deck, and Tent is perfect for couples who imagined a beachfront wedding. Situated right in front of the Atlantic Ocean, this outdoor venue is draped in white chiffon with white lawn chairs and tables for a beautiful wedding. The tent flaps are folded up so guests can enjoy a brilliant view of the ocean from any seat and feel the cool ocean breeze as they eat. It can accommodate 150 guests.
Hammock Beach Resort has four different lawn venues for outdoor weddings and receptions. The Grand Event Lawn features a circular lawn surrounded by spectacular landscaping and a great entrance staircase with an ocean backdrop. It can seat up to 300 guests. The Champions Event Lawn looks over the 18th hole on the Ocean Course for a peaceful wedding and accommodates 500 guests. The Ocean's Event Lawn shows a great view of the golf course and ocean with a pergolaat center stage. It sits 150 guests. The Courtyard is surrounded by lush greens and can seat 200 in white lawn furniture.
The South Tower Pool Deck is located near the Ocean Towers and is perfect for a small, intimate outdoor reception of up to 300 guests. The lawn space is private and perfect for a dinner under the stars.
Hammock Beach Resort has two indoor ballroom options. The Atlantic Ballroom is the smaller and more elegant option. The room, which accommodates 150, is decorated in wrought iron chandeliers suspended from a high ceiling and features mahogany molding. Sharing a similar design as the Atlantic Ballroom, the Ocean Ballroom has nearly twice the space and seats 300 guests.
The Conservatory House is located near the Conservatory Course. The front lawn of the house has a beautiful outdoor terrace perfect for a picturesque wedding. The entrance to the house has an indoor atrium with tropical greenery for a unique entrance to the dining area. It seats 75 guests.
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