One of the most alluring destinations for travellers looking for a romantic getaway is the Florida coastline. At Select Registry, we have an exceptional list of the perfect bed & breakfasts to choose from, with each one offering guests that coveted sensation of too-good-to-be-true.
This Amelia Island bed & breakfast is a warm Victorian home that immediately puts you in the mood for love. Themed guest rooms decorated with antiques are matched with private baths featuring Frette bath towels and Greenwich Bay toiletries. Beach towels, chairs, umbrellas, and spa robes are yours to use as you comb the beautiful nearby beaches, taking advantage of Gulf Stream breezes and the healing power of the ocean. Enjoy a full complimentary breakfast in the dining room on family heirloom china, with sterling silver and crystal glasses to complete the picture.
Caribbean Court Boutique Hotel
Old-fashioned Southern hospitality greets you at this Vero Beach boutique hotel set in and around exquisitely lush landscaping. Romantic and inviting, there are 18 guest rooms, all of which are decorated with antiques and include hand-painted tiles and original artwork. And if bringing your pet is part of your plan, there are four pet-friendly rooms to choose from. Exquisite amenities await you here, including comfortable and cozy waffle robes, sumptuous linens and bedding, and elegant bath products. Enjoy fine French Caribbean dining at the inn’s restaurant, Maison Martinique, and evenings of fun at the Havana Nights Piano Bar featuring live music. Awaken to a wonderful complimentary breakfast before you take off for the beach or the sensuous on-site heated pool.
In Apalachiocola, Florida three elegant, luxurious Victorian mansions await you. Replete with antiques, original oil paintings, oriental carpets, hardwood floors and paneling, 12-foot high ceilings, and 16 hand-carved fireplaces, you’ve come to the right place if you are looking for stately and sophisticated vacation time. With porches and verandas off every room, you can luxuriate just steps outside your private room. Located on the northwestern Gulf Coast, right in the heart of the historic district, this lovely inn includes private baths with all the amenities, rocking chairs and paddle fans, and a formal parlor with a fireplace next to the dining room where a full complimentary breakfast buffet is served every day. You can also enjoy the freshly baked cookies and teas and weekend wine tastings the inn offers, along with bikes, beach towels, chairs, and umbrellas for relaxation time at the nearby St. George Island beaches.
Elizabeth Pointe Lodge
Rated one of the 12 best waterfront inns in America, this Amelia Island refuge overlooking the Atlantic features individually decorated guest rooms. Whether you choose the Main House with its turn of the century accouterments, Miller Cottage with its two bedrooms and two baths, or the Ocean House with four larger deluxe sitting rooms, you will find comfort and ease staying at this gracious lodge where you are attended to like royalty. Enjoy fresh flowers, books to read, maps to peruse, goodies to nibble on throughout the day, and a full complimentary breakfast along with the morning newspaper.
The Fairbanks House
Named one of the Best Romantic Escapes in Florida, this 1885 Italianate villa on Amelia Island includes three cottages and a pool set in an eco-friendly landscape. Wander through the butterfly garden as you admire the native plants, letting the tranquility and beauty of this magnificent setting permeate your soul. Here you will feel immediately at home, with exceptional service that caters to your every need. Each room is decorated with finesse and attention to detail, including private baths with all of the amenities. A complimentary breakfast each morning will totally satisfy your tastebuds, readying you for the day ahead.
A 1905 Queen Ann mansion on Amelia Island, this delightful old world bed & breakfast is furnished with period antiques and surrounded by exquisite 500-year-old oaks. With your own private bath, you can lounge about in intimate privacy wearing a soft terry wrap or robe until you are ready to head out with courtesy bicycles and all that you need for the beach. For those of you who wish to make your romantic getaway a cut above any other vacation experience, order a private yacht for a cruise or an overnight excursion. Upon your arrival at the Inn, you can also request chocolate covered strawberries, champagne, and more. In the morning a three-course breakfast, served at a table for two or at the main table where you can socialize with others, provides all that you could wish for to begin each day’s adventure.
Island Cottage Oceanfront Villa Inn
A romantic Inn with a mission to pamper, this Flagler Beach spot offers impeccable ocean views from private decks, fireplaces, private baths, whirlpool tubs, and so much more. A true tropical paradise, you can spend intimate time here with your significant other, listening to the sound of the wind and letting your cares dissipate as you sink into true pleasure. Choose a couple’s massage or another spa treat to melt your muscles as you get in the mood for spending time away from quotidian life. Ask for the optional breakfast upgrade, and you will be enjoying a sumptuous breakfast in fine style with pressed linens, silver, crystal, and candlelight.
Port d’Hiver Bed & Breakfast
On Melbourne Beach right across from the Atlantic Ocean, this bed & breakfast is made for romance. Expansive porches, brick pathways, a spa tub and cabana rooms all allow you to take in the perfect setting. On a private estate, there are four historic buildings surrounded by lush, tropical plants that let you know that you are indeed in one of the best locations in Florida. Go fishing, swimming, or watching the sea turtles. This barrier island is the place to let go and enjoy. With a full breakfast on your private porch, in the dining room, or in the garden courtyard, you can share the moment as you make beautiful memories.
St. Francis Inn
Located in the historic district of St. Augustine, this all-enveloping inn is as gracious as it is elegant and romantic. With all of the modern comforts, every room is decorated in a different fashion using antique or reproduction furniture. All feature private baths and some include whirlpool tubs, fireplaces, and private entrances. A beautifully-presented and expertly-made complimentary gourmet buffet breakfast is offered each morning, and in the evening social hour, you can enjoy beverages and homemade desserts. House blend coffees, cappuccino, ice tea, hot tea, and hot chocolate are served all day, keeping you content as you come in from the varied and marvelous discoveries you will experience as you venture forth to explore the area.
Windemere Inn by the Sea
On a private beach, this unique inn features guest rooms in the Main House, Carriage House, and the Cottage. Decorated with antiques and contemporary furnishings, you will enjoy private full baths, some of which include Jacuzzi tubs. Many of the rooms have balconies with ocean views, and all offer fine linens and other exceptional amenities. If you want to bring your children and pets, there are also accommodations that provide for this, making your vacation getaway complete. Serving deliciously prepared complimentary breakfasts, the inns also offers a social hour where you can mingle with other guests if the spirit moves you.