Pet Friendly Accommodations in St Augustine Beach, FL

by Matthew Knight

St. Augustine Beach sets on the Atlantic Ocean just to the southeast of historic downtown St. Augustine. The small beachfront town occupies the northern portion of Anastasia Island and has miles of golden sand beaches. Visitors will find a variety of lodging options including pet-friendly properties that offer convenient access to the local attractions including the Lightner Museum, St. Augustine Lighthouse and Old Town St. Augustine.

Comfort Inn

Centrally located in the beach district of St. Augustine Beach, Comfort Inn offers pet-friendly lodging only three blocks from the Atlantic Ocean. Modern guest rooms feature a spacious floor plan and suites feature an in-room whirlpool. The property has an outdoor swimming pool and is located close to a few golf courses including the St. Augustine Shore Golf Club. The area has a few local eateries including Amici Italian Restaurant and the Sunset Grill within a half-mile.

St. Augustine Island Inn

St. Augustine Island Inn; located in south St. Augustine Beach, offers boutique-style hotel rooms and will accommodate pets for a small fee. Guests have access to miles of beach, two miles to the south in the small community of Crescent Beach. Accommodations include oversize standard rooms and efficiency units with a kitchenette and two-person whirlpool tub. Rooms include free continental breakfast and use of an outdoor swimming pool with patio garden area.

Beacher’s Lodge

Beacher’s Lodge features individually owned beachfront condominium hotel rooms with one-of-a-kind decor. Most rooms face the ocean and some owners will allow pets. Studio, queen and king suites include a balcony, fully-equipped kitchen or kitchenette and access to an outdoor pool area with hot tub. A small boardwalk leads over the dune to the large beach area where guests can stroll for miles. Tony’s Pizza is conveniently located across the street or within a two block walk is the South Beach Grill and Murphs Bar & Grill.

St. Augustine Beachfront Resort

St. Augustine Beachfront Resort sets adjacent to Anastasia State Park where guests will find miles of beach, a nature trail and a few picnic areas. The beachfront resort offers modern guest rooms with ocean views, pet-friendly rooms and two-person Jacuzzi suites. Guests have access to an indoor pool with retractable roof and a large outdoor pool with waterslide. Pappagallos Restaurant & Lounge located off the lobby has ocean views and opens only on weekends.

About the Author

Based in Southwestern Michigan, Matthew Knight has been writing outdoor and technology articles since 2008. His articles appear on various websites. He holds a bachelor's degree in computer information systems from Western Michigan University.