St Augustine Beach, St Augustine
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Address: 1200 Route A1A S, Saint Augustine Beach, Saint Augustine, Florida
Timings: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
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The city of St. Augustine Beach was incorporated in 1959 as a municipal government in St. John’s County. It is a small community where people are friendly and laid back. Everyone knows each other, and if you stop to ask for information or direction, then the person replying will probably turn it into a conversation. The city is approximately 3.0 square miles in size and is home to approximately 6,176 permanent residents and thousands of city visitors who utilize the city’s oceanfront amenities.
The police department here is very efficient and since they are all well known, they are addressed by their first names. They provide a 24 hour service to the citizens and guests visiting St. Augustine Beach. It is the policy of the St. Augustine Beach Police Department to patrol in a hands-on manner, to aggressively investigate distrustful persons and circumstances, and to actively enforce the motor vehicle laws. It is also the policy that citizens will only be stopped or detained when there exists reasonable suspicion to believe they have committed, are committing, or are about to commit an infraction of the law. It is this proactive implementation that keeps the citizens and the streets safe.
There is a shopping centre called Anastasia Square Shopping Centre and this is a general meeting place for majority of the crowds. The centre hosts Super Community Collection Day where the community comes to dispose their Household Hazardous Waste, Obsolete Electronics, and tires for recycling. You can also drop unwanted or expired prescription drugs off at the police department for recycling.
The Code Red System is utilized by local government officials to deliver a recorded telephone message to individuals in the event of an emergency. Land lines in the area are targeted automatically. If you would like to receive emergency communications via cell phone, you may sign up through this through the link for Code Red on Cell Phones. The City’s Building Department deals with Building matters, including issuance of permits, inspection of completed work, and issuance of Certificates of Occupancy.
By City regulations, all dogs in the City are supposed to be licensed. The licenses expire at the end of September each year. Residents can renew dog licenses in the City Manager's office. Proof of a rabies vaccination within one prior year is required. All persons with a business address in the City must pay a Business Tax and receive a Business Tax Receipt (formerly Occupational License). New Receipts require approval by the City's Building Department, and an application and tax at the City Manager's office. Tax amounts vary according to the type of business to be conducted. The City of St. Augustine Beach is an upper-income coastal city.
St Augustine Beach Information
- Vehicles can be driven on to the beach in certain areas, while there is a lot of parking as well.
- Easy access you can drive on the beach in many areas. Wide beach, kid friendly.
- Pets welcome but ensure you have a valid license for your pet and it is trained or on a leash.
- The Segway PT is a two-wheeled, self-balancing, battery-powered vehicle which can be used to tour the city.
Restaurants Near St Augustine Beach
- FA Cafe: Caribbean
- Salt Life Food Shack: Sushi, Seafood, Contemporary, Oyster Bar
- Panama Hattie’s: Seafood
- Rita’s Italian Ice: Dessert
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This place is fantastic! The top feature is that it is OCEANFRONT! The resort has 2 pools and 5 Jacuzzis. The staff are extremely nice and proficient. The clubhouse and grounds are newly renovated. We have been here multiple years in a row and hope to keep coming back.
One of the best locations. Great beaches, Tennis, 5 hot tubs. 2 pools.
The owner of our condo was nothing but wonderful. The staff was friendly and accommodating until we had an issue. Our family just returned from the beach and were changing clothes when a maintenance man came in the condo with his own key. Mind you our entire family was dressing and in a very uncomfortable situation. We told office staff about it and there answer was to use the chain on the door because a sign was posted on guard shack.
The ad stated this sleeps 5, there is a queen bed in the master and a full twin bunk bed. The 5th person has a small love seat that one side rolls out to a small lounge. A small child might be comfortable but not older children. The dolphin coffee table has a big chunk missing out if the floor stand that can be a hazard for cuts. Also, this particular unit, 1107, is ocean front not ocean view. These condos are not accommodated with much as far as kitchen requirements are concerned. Left us a bottle of alcohol but no can opener? First day there we had to call maintenance to ask for light bulbs. Apparently the cleaning staff is to let them know if things need updated. Upon check in, the staff wasn't the friendliest either. Not welcome to St. Augustine Ocean and Racquet. It was "checking in?"
My family and I love this place, I've been staying here since I was a kid.
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