If there is one thing that Florida is famous for, it is the wonderful beaches that can be found along the coastal areas of the state. Legacy Vacation Resorts has 2 properties located minutes away from the stunning Florida coasts. Whether you’re looking to relax on the Atlantic Coast or vacation on the Gulf, here are our top favorite beaches within driving distance of our properties:
Clearwater Beach – Located on the Gulf Coast, and just steps away from our Indian Shores resort, this stunning beach destination is a local favorite, and it never disappoints. The beach is beautiful, with fine white sands, palm-lined promenade and clear blue skies. There are numerous places to eat and grab a drink around Clearwater, and it’s a popular, vibrant destination for families and young people alike.
St. Pete Beach – With an average of 361 days of sunshine per year, this popular beach is great for soaking up the sun. Located a short 10-minute drive, get ready to revel in 35 Miles of soft, white sand, fresh air & sunshine! St. Pete Beach strikes the perfect balance for the casual, laid-back beach bum and the active attraction seeker.
Sarasota – Looking for an island getaway? A little over an hours’ drive away, is Sarasota, Florida. Sun, sand and water are three things Sarasota has an abundance of, but not all Sarasota beaches are the same. Six islands line Sarasota’s extensive coastline, including Longboat Key, each revealing its own personality, recreational options and natural beauty. Don’t worry; you don’t have to choose just one.
Flagler Beach – The closest beach to our Palm Coast property. Enjoy a 10-minute drive to tranquil, cinnamon colored-sand beaches. This quaint, seaside beach town is home to uncrowded beaches, many great fishing spots including the Flagler Beach Municipal Pier, restaurants with oceanfront dining, gift shops and a whole host of recreational facilities.
St. Augustine Beach – Located just 40 minutes from our property, St Augustine was founded in 1565 by Spanish explorers, and is the oldest existing city in the United States. It is said that you can feel St. Augustine’s 450-year-old Spanish heritage as you stroll through the historic downtown district.
Daytona Beach – a quick 45 minute drive puts you in Daytona Beach. Here, you have a 500-foot sandy backdrop to unplug, rewind and reconnect with one another. Embrace the tranquility, venture off the beaten path, or take your family for a stroll through history. Either way you’re sure to enjoy this beautiful beach.
Washington Gardens State Park – Less than a 10-minute drive, you can find Washington Oaks. Washington Oaks is famous for the unique shoreline of coquina rock formations that line its Atlantic beach. Nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and the Matanzas River, this property was once owned by a distant relative of President George Washington.