family friendly hotel st johns county jacksonville

Whether you have relatives in town or need a place to stay as a prospective homebuyer, there are many excellent hotels near Beacon Lake. Consider some of these local options for your family members or if you need a place to host a large event:


Sheraton Jacksonville Hotel

From the Sheraton Jacksonville Hotel, you can access St. Johns Town Center and the Jacksonville Beach. It has an in-house restaurant called Bold City Grill which offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

There is a heated indoor pool and 24-hour fitness center you can use to relax. The Sheraton also offers corporate event spaces which have AV equipment and high-speed internet access. Rooms include amenities like mini-fridges, smart TVs, and free WiFi. 

Rating: 4 Stars

Location: 10605 Deerwood Park Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32256

Contact: +1 904-564-4772


Residence Inn by Marriott Jacksonville South – Bartram Park

Settled in between Jacksonville and St. Augustine, you have access to many amenities. The Residence Inn by Mariott Jacksonville South – Bartran Park hotel offers rooms with full-service kitchen spaces and free Internet access. It also has a fitness center, pool, and daily hot breakfasts included.

You can explore nearby walking trails while enjoying local wildlife. From this area, you also have access to several shops and restaurants. This hotel is also available for extended stays.

Rating: 3 Stars

Location: 13942 Village Lake Cir, Jacksonville, FL 32258

Contact: +1 904-440-0500 


Courtyard by Marriott Jacksonville Flagler Center

At this hotel, you are close to downtown Jacksonville and Bartram Park. It is located off I-95 and 202/JT Butler Boulevard, which provide easy access to popular destinations in the area.

The hotel includes an in-house dining experience at The Bistro where you can enjoy both breakfast and dinner. Its fitness center is open 24/7 and there is a large pool to enjoy during the daytime. Rooms include premium TV channels, work desks, and other amenities such as ironing boards and coffee makers.

Rating: 3 Stars

Location: 14402 Old St Augustine Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32258

Contact: +1 904-260-2027


Hampton Inn & Suites Jacksonville South – Bartram Park

You will find this hotel off I-95 less than 20 miles from downtown Jacksonville and surrounded by many restaurants. Across the highway lies the top-rated Baptist Medical Center. Drive 10 minutes north and you will find Greenland Park, which has baseball field access. 

If you like to shop, you can check out The Avenues—a mall in the nearby area. (Check out our Guide to Shopping Centers & Malls in St. Johns County for more info!). Rooms at this hotel include free WiFi and hot breakfast, as well as access to the outdoor pool.

Rating: 3 Stars

Location: 13950 Village Lake Cir, Jacksonville, FL 32258

Contact: +1 904-268-6264


Hampton Inn Jacksonville-I-295 East/Baymeadows

With many amenities, this Hampton Inn is directly north of Beacon Lake off I-295. The hotel boasts a business center, meeting rooms, digital key cards, and many other amenities.

There are many restaurants in the local area and the location is just south of SR 202 which provides a direct route to downtown Jacksonville. The nightlife of the city is less than 15 miles from this hotel which also has a fitness center and outdoor pool.

Rating: 3 Stars

Location: 8127 Point Meadows Dr, Jacksonville, FL 32256

Contact: +1 904-363-7150


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