The beach remains a perennial favorite amongst vacationers, and Florida is one of the best places for a beach getaway. New Smyrna Beach on the central east coast of the state is the perfect destination for those who want to enjoy pristine beaches, great dining, and a historical and quaint atmosphere. New Smyrna Beach also happens to be one of the few remaining drive-on beaches in the country! So, if you’re planning a trip to warmer climes soon, then a New Smyrna Beach vacation is right up your alley. And with a stay at the area’s Select Registry property, the Black Dolphin Inn, your vacation will surely be something special.
BeachsideParks to Visit During Your New Smyrna Beach Vacation
Obviously, the number one reason most people visit New Smyrna Beach is to enjoy the beaches. The city of New Smyrna Beach is home to several beachside parks that provide access to the expansive sandy beach. The 27th Avenue park, Mary McLeod Bethune Beach Park, and the Flagler Avenue Beachfront Park have boardwalks and the others have amenities such as pavilions, volleyball and tennis courts, restrooms, playgrounds, and dune walkovers. Indian River Lagoon Park also has two docks and a canoe or kayak launch.
New Smyrna Beach Vacation Activities
With the beaches being the main draw for those experiencing a New Smyrna Beach vacation, there are many other things to do in the area. Flagler Avenue is full of shops full of surf gear as well as unique gifts for you to take home. There are multiple places to explore the natural environment of Florida’s coastline, including pontoon boat tours and a Marine Discovery Center. The Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum boasts amazing views of the Atlantic and gives guests a look at the history of the area, and is a short drive away. And for race enthusiasts, the New Smyrna Speedway and the nearby Daytona International Raceway offer hours of enjoyment. Also, the Black Dolphin in has a great list of things to do in New Smyrna Beach to give you inspiration for your vacation.
Dining options in New Smyrna Beach are diverse and include both local and international cuisines. Fresh local seafood is abundant, as are quaint ice cream shops perfect for a cool snack after the beach. If you crave it, chances are you can find it on your New Smyrna Beach vacation.
Accommodations for Your New Smyrna Beach Vacation
When you head to Florida for your New Smyrna Beach vacation, Select Registry has the perfect property for accommodations. The Black Dolphin Inn is a beautiful Spanish-Isle boutique inn that overlooks the Indian River. The Inn has 14 gorgeous rooms to choose from, each with unique furnishings that integrate antiques with modern sensibilities and decor. Accommodations include amenities such as balconies and outdoor terraces, elegant bedding, and private bathrooms with jetted tubs. Eight of the rooms and suites also include wet bars.
When not luxuriating in your room, socialize with other guests in the Great Room, which includes a Lobby Lounge Bar, open air exhibition kitchen, a sitting area, and the breakfast room. The Inn serves a generous continental breakfast during the week and a full Southern-style breakfast on weekends. And the property’s proximity to downtown New Smyrna beach puts you within walking distance from the restaurants and shops and just minutes from the beaches. When you choose the Black Dolphin Inn for your New Smyrna Beach vacation, you’ll truly experience a memorable getaway, complete with the Select Registry difference!