Florida's Historic Coast Travel Planner 2018 - Page 59

Start your St. Augustine historic journey at Th e Edgewater Inn, a waterfront oasis just steps away from the downtown historical district. Our newly renovated hotel provides a perfect home base for your coastal adventure in the nation’s oldest city. From our spacious quarters to our sleek contemporary style, each room off ers a wide range of conveniences and amenities. Don’t miss our homemade breakfast and evening social with complimentary Hors d’oeuvres. Th e Bayfront Inn’s waterfront location, on Matanzas Bay, is in the heart of St. Augustine’s oldest historic district dating back to 1572. Walk to historic sites, restaurants, shops or sit by our pool for a relaxing day. Enjoy bay breezes and watch horse carriages stroll by while sitting on the porch or gazebo. Accommodations at the Bayfront Inn are renovated and feature a light pleasing décor. 2 St. Augustine Boulevard, St. Augustine (904) 825-2697 • www.stayatedgewater.com 138 Avenida Menendez, St. Augustine (904) 824-1681 • www.bayfrontinn.com St. Augustine’s “Original Chocolate Tasting Tour” led by Whetstone Chocolatiers. You will be introduced to the history and making of chocolate, the Whetstone story, a walk through the factory, and a 4-tiered tasting of milk, dark, white chocolate, and more. Open daily, call for tour times and availability. 139 King Street, St. Augustine (904) 217-0275 • www.whetstonechocolates.com Marker 8 is the secret treasure just steps away from the famous historic district of St. Augustine Florida. Th rough a series of intimate garden spaces, a cantilevered boardwalk, and a new poolscape, the design seeks to activate the waterfront edge and create a relaxing, yet high-end experience for guests. Enjoy magnifi cent views of the downtown skyline and the waterfront. 1 Dolphin Drive, St. Augustine (904) 829-9042 • www.marker8hotel.com