The rooms are spacious and soothing with decadently comfortable beds and all amenities. Petersburg Downtown. Log in Join. Wonderful inside bar and Cabana bar poolside. If, however you're a social butterfly, and want to be at the heart of all the action, book one of rooms near the pool or on the upper-level sundeck. See all reviews. Just add an adventurous attitude and plenty of smiles - they go a long way - and that about covers it all!
Wow we are amazed, the former Howard Johnsons Hotel which was in poor condition to say the least has completed a 2 milliion dollar renovation as a gay resort.
So keep these distances in mind as you decide where to stay when visiting this northeast Florida city. Added bonus: English A couple of good bets near the coast include the swanky One Ocean Resort, which is right on the water and has a fabulous spa and the Hampton Inn Jacksonville 9A and Baymeadows, which is just a bit inland but a relatively short drive from the ocean and it has very reasonable rates.
There are ten artfully appointed suites and rooms to choose from, all with furnishings and decorative schemes that recall the turn-of-theth-century era during which the inn was constructed.