Fun

Thank you for choosing one of our homes for your vacation in St. Augustine!

Here you have some of our favorite things to do in our beautiful town.

Restaurants

Places to Visit in St Augustine

Places recommended by TripAdvisor

We personally love:
The Castillo de San Marcos
The Alligator Farm (Specially the zip-line activity)
The Lighthouse
Matanzas National Monument (Free and Great)

Good Places to Golf

Grocery Stores

Aldi (Cheapest in the area)
1773 US Hwy 1, South St, St. Augustine, FL 32086

Publix
1033 A1A Beach Blvd, St. Augustine, FL 32080

Winn-Dixie
3905 A1A S, St. Augustine, FL 32080

Walmart
2355 US-1 S, St. Augustine, FL 32086

 

More General Information

There are so many local and unique restaurants in St. Augustine. The list below is just a sample of the restaurants located in and around St. Augustine. All of these are recommended by the staff and are some of our personal favorites. Whether you want to have a burger and beer on the beach or have a more intimate meal in the historic district, there is a restaurant in this town for you. If you have any comments are think we should add to our list, please feel free to contact us.

A1A Aleworks – 1 King St, St. Augustine, FL 32084
www.a1aaleworks.com

Amici Italian Restaurant – 1915 A1A S, St Augustine Beach, FL 32080
www.amicistaugustine.com

Cantina Louie – 1900 US-1, St. Augustine, FL 32086
www.cantinalouie.com

Cap’s on the Water – 4325 Myrtle St, St. Augustine, FL 32084
www.capsonthewater.com

Casa Reina Taqueria & Tequila – 1 Anderson Cir, St. Augustine, FL 32084
www.casareinastaug.com

Harry’s Seafood Bar & Grille – 46 Avenida Menendez, St. Augustine, FL 32084
www.hookedonharrys.com

Mango Mango’s – 700 A1A Beach Blvd, St. Augustine, FL 32080
www.mangomangos.com

Marble Slab Creamery – 1053 A1A Beach Blvd, St. Augustine, FL 32080
www.icecreamstaugustine.com

O’Steens – 205 Anastasia Blvd, St. Augustine, FL 32080
www.osteensrestaurant.com

Prohibition Kitchen – 119 St George St, St. Augustine, FL 32084
www.pkstaug.com

Purple Olive – 4255 A1A S, St. Augustine, FL 32080
www.purple-olive.com

Sunset Grille – 421 A1A Beach Blvd, St Augustine Beach, FL 32080
www.sunsetgrillea1a.com

The Beachcomber – 2 A St, St Augustine Beach, FL 32080
www.beachcomberstaugustine.com

The Columbia – 98 St George St, St. Augustine, FL 32084
www.columbiarestaurant.com

The Floridian – 72 Spanish St #3638, St. Augustine, FL 32084
www.thefloridianstaug.com

The Ice Plant – 110 Riberia St, St. Augustine, FL 32084
www.iceplantbar.com

The Reef – 4100 Coastal Hwy, St. Augustine, FL 32084
www.thereefstaugustine.com

Seafood Kitchen – 4255 A1A S Suite 1, St. Augustine, FL 32080
www.seafoodkitchensta.com

World Famous Oasis – 4000 A1A S, St Augustine Beach, FL 32080
www.worldfamousoasis.com

 

Historical Sites

Founded by Pedro Menendez in 1565, St. Augustine runs rampant with Spanish history. The architecture of the buildings beams Spanish influence and the Castillo de San Marcos National Monument looks out over the Matanzas Waterway, still the focal point of the town. But don’t let your kids tell you that sounds boring! Check out these great places that you can visit as a family!

Castillo de San Marcos National Monument
www.nps.gov/casa
Stop by and take a step back in time.
The soldiers are on duty daily and administer hourly cannon firings!

Fort Matanzas
www.nps.gov/foma
Open Daily & Completely Free!
The watchtower is a short boat ride across the intracoastal waterway!

 

 

Flagler College
www.legacy.flagler.edu
Stop in to see one of Henry Flagler’s greatest buildings!

Some Tours

One of the best ways to make sure you see the entire city is by taking a guided tour! In St. Augustine, there are many different tour styles you can choose from. The tours below vary by land, air or sea. Some tours are self-guided while others are more informative. There are so many spots to see in St. Augustine that are “off the beaten path”. Don’t miss these great sites! Browse through the options below or contact us for recommendations or flyers.

Old Town Trolley Tours
www.trolleytours.com/st-augustine
Experience the Nation’s Oldest City in a Fun & Interesting Way!

St. Augustine Eco Tours
www.staugustineecotours.com
Serious Nature! Serious Fun!

Scenic Cruise
www.scenic-cruise.com
Relax and enjoy this 75 minute ride!

Ripley’s Sightseeing Train
www.ripleys.com
Comprehensive Tour of the City!

Schooner Freedom
www.schoonerfreedom.com
Sail the seas on this authentic 19th century blockade runner!

Ghost Tours of St. Augustine
www.ghosttoursofstaugustine.com
Experience the scary and exciting side of the town!

St. Augustine Historic Walking Tours
www.staugustinehistorictours.com
Specialty Tours of the City!

Country Carriages
www.countrycarriages.net
Horse-Drawn carriage rides through the old city

Museums

Museums in St. Augustine offer a unique look at the history of “America’s Oldest City”. In addition to the historical museums, the city offers some fun and exciting museums as well. Laugh and be amazed as you visit Ripley’s Believe it Or Not. Encounter “real” pirates at the BRAND NEW Pirate & Treasure Museum. Or take a step back in time as you visit the Old Spanish Quarter Museum. See a list of the city’s most popular museums below.

Anastasia Island’s Arcade Museum

www.visitstaugustine.com/thing-to-do/anastasia-islands-arcade-museum

St. Augustine Oldest Wooden Schoolhouse & Museum
www.oldestwoodenschoolhouse.com

Oldest House Museum
www.staugustinehistoricalsociety.org

Potter’s Wax Museum
www.potterswax.com

Ripley’s Believe It or Not Museum
www.ripleys.com/staugustine

St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum
https://www.thepiratemuseum.com

St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum
www.staugustinelighthouse.com

The Lightner Museum
www.lightnermuseum.org

World Golf Hall of Fame & Museum
www.worldgolfhalloffame.org

Villa Zorayda Museum
www.villazorayda.com

More Fun

Anastasia Mini Golf – 701 Anastasia Blvd, St. Augustine, FL 32080
www.anastasiaminigolf.com

Fiesta Falls Mini Golf – 818 A1A Beach Blvd, St. Augustine, FL 32080

Anastasia Bowling Lanes – 3245 A1A S, St. Augustine, FL 32080
www.bowlsrc1.com/centers/anastasia-lanes

Epic Movie Theater – 112 Theatre Dr, St. Augustine, FL 32086
www.epictheatres.com/location/st-augustine

Fishing Charter

Get Schooled Fishing Charters – www.getschooledfishingcharters.com