Florida is not short of beaches but why vacation anywhere other than ‘The World’s Most Famous Beach’?! Daytona Beach’s top boutique hotels have something to offer every type of holiday-goer.
Acapulco Hotel & Resort
Acapulco Hotel & Resort stands on the sandy white beach and offers stunning views of the sea. Guests have access to the resort swimming pool as well as the beach. Many rooms offer a private balcony, as well as a television, small refrigerator, and coffee maker. Guests on an extended stay can make their own meals in their kitchenette. The southern location is quiet, perfect for a relaxing holiday. Guests have access to the 24 hour fitness suite
Ocean Walk Vacation Resort
The palm tree-lined, Ocean Walk Vacation Resort sits proudly on the beach and boasts of four swimming pools. For children there are water slides, and for adults a poolside bar. The spacious resort has a variety of rooms to meet guest needs, the one bedroom suite includes a mini – kitchen and balcony (in some rooms). The larger two to three bedroom suites also have a washing machine and drier, a fitted kitchen with full appliances, and many of the master bathrooms have a whirlpool tub.
Desert Inn Resort & Convention Center
All 220 rooms of the Desert Inn Resort & Convention Center feature balconies to soak in the Daytona Beach ocean views. The rooms have free Wi-Fi, climate control, desks, and hair dryers. There are an indoor and outdoor pools and a fitness suite on site. The resort is close to Daytona Beach Boardwalk Amusement and Pier areas. Guests are in driving distance to the Ocean Walk Village, Daytona Lagoon Waterpark, and Daytona Playhouse.
Daytona Beach Resort & Conference Center
The luxurious Daytona Beach Resort & Conference Center Daytona Beach Resort & Conference Center facilities include four swimming pools (three outdoor and one indoor), a sauna, fitness suite, two hot tubs! There are a variety of rooms on offer. Regardless of the type of room guests book they all have one thing in common – they are bright! For guests who want time off cooking, the Reflections Restaurant and Lounge serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner as well as a full drinks menu. Revive, the café, stocks Starbucks coffee and snacks. The Reef Pool Bar menu has many cocktails for thirsty customers.
Boardwalk Inn and Suites
The newly renovated rooms of the Boardwalk Inn and Suites feature free Wi-Fi, a 32” flat panel television, microwaves, coffee makers, and refrigerators. The larger city view suites can host up to six people and offer the same amenities. Guests can enjoy a free buffet breakfast and use of the Olympic sized swimming pool. The Inn is only 4.4 miles from the famous Daytona International Speedway, an ideal location for those with a need for speed!
Whether visitors are in town to celebrate a festival (Daytona Beach is the festival capital of Florida after all) or a relaxed vacation, Florida’s answer to Las Vegas has lots to offer.
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