AREA ATTRACTIONS2019-03-13T12:58:19-04:00

Area Attractions

Enjoy the best of both worlds at La Fiesta Ocean Inn & Suites! We are situated in the heart of St. Augustine Beach and only 10 minutes to the historic district, making it an ideal location to enjoy all that the St. Augustine area has to offer.

St. Augustine Beach

La Fiesta Ocean Inn & Suites is located beachfront on St. Augustine Beach and is within walking distance of numerous shops, restaurants, and attractions. Looking for a souvenir of your visit to the beach? Or just in need of sunscreen or outdoor gear? St. Augustine Beach is dotted with independently operated gift and retail stores that offer collectibles, seaside and nautical-themed wares, and offbeat and unusual gifts and antiques. The beach area has fun surf shops, casual eateries, boutiques, rentals for bikes, kites, kayaks, windsurfing and much more. Old Town Trolley Tours offers a shuttle bus that stops at La Fiesta into the historic district to the trolley for days of adventure. See wildlife, go fishing, or take advantage of shelling and other beach activities. Enjoy the stunning view from the St. Augustine Lighthouse, play tennis or volleyball, or buy local produce at the nearby farmer’s market. It’s all close by and waiting for you to enjoy.

White sandy beaches and temperate waters year round, make St. Augustine Beach the perfect place to enjoy the Florida sun and beautiful Atlantic Ocean. Refreshing ocean waves, and relaxing sea breezes, make this family-friendly beach the ultimate vacation spot for everyone!

Located on Anastasia Island between the Matanzas River and the Atlantic Ocean, the area is warmed by Florida’s famous sunshine and cooled by breezes coming in off the coast. St. Augustine Beach is an area of tropical climate, coastal breezes and warmth, giving this ideal destination an average temperature of 79 degrees.

St. Augustine Area Attractions

Castillo de San Marcos
(904) 829-6507 – nps.gov/casa

Castillo de San Marcos is the oldest masonry fort in the country and there’s no doubt that it is the most impressive of all the historical landmarks in St. Augustine. Thousands of visitors flock here to see this unique structure and learn about its colorful history.

Ponce de Leon Fountain of Youth
(904) 829-3168 – fountainofyouthflorida.com

The Fountain of Youth Archeological Park is a 15-acre, Historical attraction in St. Augustine, Florida. Open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Over the last 100 years, thousands of guests have visited in order to sip the world-famous waters and hear the history behind its legendary benefits. Of course, while you’re here, you may also visit our Discovery Globe, Navigator’s Planetarium, Indian Burial Grounds, and Shipwreck Exhibit.

Old Town Trolley Tours
(800) 213-2474

Old Town Trolley shares the history, attractions and sights of America’s oldest city. The one hour fully narrated tour features 23 stops and over 100 points of interest.

St. John’s County Fishing Pier
(904) 461-0119 – 350 Beach Blvd.

St. Johns County Ocean Pier is a 4 acre beachfront park with a variety of amenities including: free parking, playground, picnic tables, tackle shop, restrooms, pavilion, and volleyball courts. Open daily from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m

PIT Surf Shop
(904) 471-4700 – pitsurfshop.com

Located one block from the beach, PIT Surf Shop is the easiest place in St. Augustine to rent surfboards, body boards, and chairs for the beach.

St. Augustine Alligator Farm
(904) 824-3337 – alligatorfarm.us

The St. Augustine Alligator Farm is one of Florida’s oldest zoological attractions. Bring your family and friends to see some of the largest alligators and crocodiles in the world, along with a rare albino alligator. This experience will definitely give you something to talk about

Marineland
(877) 933-3402 – marineland.net

Marineland is the world’s first oceanarium and is ideal for creating lasting memories, especially at the Dolphin Conservation Center. Choose from a variety of interactive programs, including observing dolphins up-close and gliding into the dolphin’s aquatic world from a sloping beach to swim with these amazing animals.

Black Raven Pirate Ship
(904) 826-0000 – blackravenadventures.com

Black Raven is a 127 passenger pirate ship built as a Spanish Galleon and designed for entertainment. Come onboard the ship and see a live pirate show, sing along with pirates, hear true pirate stories, and participate in the games and skits. You’re sure to have a good time matey!

Fiesta Falls Miniature Golf

Fiesta Falls, our 18-hole miniature golf is right next to La Fiesta Ocean Inn & Suites. Open to the public and fun for all ages; it’s an award winning landscaped course featuring 8 waterfalls, caves, a 65 ft. Spanish ship and a view of the ocean from the mountaintop gazebo. For an extra challenge, play under the stars on the lighted course.  Located next to La Fiesta Ocean Inn & Suites, one mile south of the St. Augustine Beach Pier.

Enjoy delicious soft ice cream, milk shakes and desserts. Fiesta Falls is open every day and evening, weather permitting. La Fiesta Guests receive a special discount for youth, adult and senior golf.

Adult golf $8.95
Youth (3-12), Seniors (61+) $7.75

Regular Hours*:
Sunday – Thursday: 9am – 10pm
Friday & Saturday: 9am – 10:30pm
* Opening and closing times are weather dependent and subject to change due to rain, cold, and other circumstances. Hours are shortened in the fall/winter season. Closing time is when the last round of golf starts. 

Group rates and bus parking are available for advance bookings. Please call ahead, or email us with any questions at fiestafallsminigolf@gmail.com

Birthday parties are fun at Fiesta Falls!  Call for details about our package that includes mini golf and the use of our deck for your birthday party!

Fiesta Falls Miniature Golf, 818 A1A Beach Boulevard, St. Augustine Beach FL 32080

(904) 461-5571

St. Augustine Amphitheatre

The St. Augustine Amphitheatre is the area’s newest arts and recreation facility. It is located three miles from La Fiesta Ocean Inn, on 16 acres of coastal land between Highway A1A and Anastasia State Park. St. Augustine Amphitheatre seats 2,500 attendees under a fiberglass tensile canopy and can accommodate up to 2,000 people in the grandstand and lawn area. The state of the art design provides a unique venue for the arts.

Visit their website to see a full schedule for upcoming shows.

1340 A1A South
St. Augustine, FL 32080
(904) 471-1965
staugamphitheatre.com

St. Augustine Events Calendar

Here is an updated list of things to do in St. Augustine in the near future.

EVENTS CALENDAR