Area Attractions

Things to Do while staying at Almost Heaven and The Sundance:areamap

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Current Happenings in St. Augustine

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Catering and Take Out Dinners

Culinary Outfitters – catering and a personal chef


Day Trips

Daytona Speedway – home of the Daytona 500 and more!

Disney World – home to the Magic Kingdom and much more! (2 hrs door to door and can be done in a day)

Jacksonville Zoo – great zoo!

Kennedy Space Center – tour the center or watch a launch!

Marineland – newly renovated, swim with dolphins


Fishing and Boating

Avid Angler – fishing equipment and supplies

Camachee Island Sportfishing – sport fishing charter

Channel Master – deep sea fishing

Drum Man – Intercoastal fishing charter

Endless Summer – 3 large boats for charter

Sealove Fishing – open and private fishing charters


Golf Courses

Cimarrone Golf and Country Club

Royal St. Augustine Golf Club

South Hampton Golf Club

World Golf Village


Hiking and Biking – fantastic park,



Ad Lib Tours – personal tour service and more

Serenata Beach Club – private beach club nearby

St. Augustine Galleries – guide to art galleries

Museums and History

Lightner Museum – lots of local history

Castillo de San Marcos – the BIG fort downtown St. Augustine

Fort Matanzas – historical small fort – still firing cannons!

St. Augustine Lighthouse – famous lighthouse and museum



Photography by Jackie Hird – specializing in weddings and family portraits. Phone: 904-553-8614


Rentals of Baby Equipment, Bikes, and More

Rent Beach Stuff has free delivery of surf boards, beach toys and other fun outdoor goodies!

Big Bills Beach Stuff – rent  bikes and scooters

Taylor Rentals – rent baby equipment

Travel Savvy Rentals has everything you need for your baby – strollers, cribs, high chairs, and more!



***Caps On the Water *** –  nearby, on the Inter-coastal, great old Florida atmosphere, child friendly, huge wine list, casual dining, go at sunset! Our favorite, a MUST!!

Beaches on Vilano – 254 Vilano Road, next to the Vilano Pier. Great indoor and outdoor seating by the bay

The Spanish Bakery – best bakery in town

The Conch House – tiki huts

Manatee – super natural foods

Harry’s Seafood – fun outdoor dining at lunch

La Pentola – wonderful Italian food

Gypsy Cab Company – noisy but popular

95 Cordova – elegant dining

The Reef – nearby, right on the ocean; great views from every table; a 10% off coupon in coupon book)!

Raintree – lovely romantic ambiance

Scarlett O’Haras – fun for the younger crowd

A1A Ale Works – sit outside and enjoy home brews and good fish

Columbia – old time Spanish food

Kingfish Grill – nearby, sports bar, great outdoor seating at the marina

O.C. Whites – downtown, outdoor dining, casual


Spas and Personal Services

Small Indulgences Day Spa – comprehensive European spa

The Spa at Ponte Vedra Inn and Club – award winning spa in Ponte Vedra


Specialty Shopping

Whetstone Chocolates – made right here

Shopping Opportunities in St. Augustine

San Sebastian – made right here

Outlet malls – two super outlet malls at I-95 and SR 16

Camachee Island Seafood – fresh seafood. Located at the Camachee Marina, by the Vilano Bridge. 904-217-0603

Jax Beach Surf Shop- See the owner, Tony Hall.


St. Augustine Tours and Attractions

The Alligator Farm – Zoological park with much more than reptiles! New Zip Line

Bay Front Golf – mini golf

A Ghostly Experience – several night tours

Historic Tours – different tours of St. Augustine and vicinity

The Fountain of Youth – another tourist attraction

Red Trains – one way to tour St. Augustine

Scenic Cruise – see St. Augustine by water

St. Augustine Carriage Tours – see St. Augustine via horse drawn buggy

Ripleys Believe it Or Not



Jacksonville Jaguarsour own NFL team!

Jacksonville Suns – Southern League baseball team


Schools and Universities

Flagler College4 year school in St. Augustine center

University of North Florida – graduate and undergraduate State University with 14,000+ students

Jacksonville University – 4 year private university

University of St. Augustine – preparation of Physical and Occupational Therapists



Limelight Theatre – live productions

IMAX Theatre – wide screen theater at World Golf Village


Travel Insurance

Insure My Trip


Travel Protection

Travel Guard

Square Mouth


Water and Sky Adventures

Raging Waters Sports – lots of different water sports

Smile High Parasail – parasailing adventures

Florida Aviation – learn to fly

Old City Helicopters – take an overhead tour

Schooner Freedom – sail tour on a big ship

Surf Into Summer – surfing camp