Daytona Beach is home to 23 miles of beach along the sparkling waters of the Atlantic Ocean, making it the ideal destination to enjoy beach and water activities. Choose from 5 hotels located directly on the beach with a view of the Atlantic Ocean. If you are looking for a hotel with a Caribbean feel, try the La Playa Resort & Suites this Daytona Beach hotel offers private balconies, poolside tiki bar and more at an affordable price. The Plaza Ocean Club, is a Caribbean retreat in the heart of Daytona Beach. One step into the spacious lobby and you will be swept away into a tropical paradise. Ready to sip cocktails poolside on a large oceanfront pool deck, enjoying the peaceful, traffic-free section of Daytona Beach? The historic, Plaza Resort & Spa is perfect for you. Or want to be in the heart of the bustling beach? The The Mayan Inn located next door to the Daytona Beach Pier is just a few steps away from all Daytona Beach has to offer. Looking to spend your afternoons on a sun-drenched pool deck? The Acapulco Hotel & Resort located on the southern part of Daytona Beach Shores is the perfect answer.
With so many great hotel options right on the beach, your next step is to determine if you want to just hang out on the beach and soak up all the rays you can or look for more exhiliarting activities on the water.
Some great options for getting out and enjoying the beautiful water Daytona Beach has to offer are:
• Deep-Sea Fishing – a fleet of offshore fishing charters await you in Daytona. Cast your reel with high chances of catching: Amberjack, grouper, snapper, kinfish, wahoo, barracuda, tuna, sailfish, tarpon and more.
• Scuba Diving – Dive off the shores of Daytona Beach into the Atlantic Ocean to view a vast array of sea life. Diving sites include many artificial reefs & shipwrecks. Daytona is also home to many natural springs that provide great dive sites.
• Watersports – While in Daytona, be sure to enjoy the many watersport activities including: surfing, parasailing, boating, airboat rides, and kayaking
Driving on the Beach – There are many areas of Daytona Beach that allow you to drive your vehicle directly on to the beach. No more having to lug all of your belonging from the car to the beach. But please remember, the speed limit is only 10mph.