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If you're looking to escape to paradise, plan your next vacation to the beautiful state of Florida. With a wealth of diverse landscapes, 1,200 miles of sandy beaches, tons of history and entertainment, you'll never run out of things to do. Turn the pages of this section to discover some of the best hotels, shopping, museums, and more found in these hot Florida destinations. See listings on map of Florida»

Relax…on the Quiet Side of Florida
Summer fun is waiting for you! Flagler County has a deep well of opportunity to get out and spend time with your family and rekindle those sleepy winter relationships. Explore and experience Flagler County’s beauty. The exceptional natural resources offer a wide variety of outdoor recreational experiences, golf, tennis, bicycling, hiking, kayaking, canoeing, birding, fishing, equestrian trails, surfing, beachcombing, sunbathing or picnicking along the 19 miles of untouched beaches. We offer a diverse selection of accommodations to suit any budget or taste.
800-670-2450 | www.visitflagler.org

 

Greenlinks Golf Resort & Conference Center
Naples’ only condominium resort on two championship golf courses, just minutes from Olde Naples.
888-992-2099 | www.greenlinksnaples.com


Friends & Family Weeks
Nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and Amelia River in northeast Florida lies a secluded island paradise offering an unsurpassed resort experience. On our 1,350 acres, you can play golf & tennis, hike, bike, swim, fish, shop and renew at the spa. Our Friends & Family Weeks package is the perfect getaway. Bring the whole family and discover why you’ll love Amelia. From $259 per night, enjoy a spacious villa, including full kitchen and living & dining rooms. Rate is based on 4 adults in a two bedroom resort-view villa. Some restrictions apply. Valid through 12/31/09.
866-703-8410 | www.aipfl.com

 

Edgewater Beach Hotel
Discover a modern beachfront escape with stylish suites on Florida’s Gulf Coast.
800-247-9810 | www.edgewaternaples.com


Islands of Anna Maria and Longboat Key
In an unspoiled destination, find your own little world. Florida’s Gulf Islands of Anna Maria and Longboat Key offer white beaches, charming resorts and local cuisine. Order a FREE Visitors Guide.
800-566-3058 | www.cl.FloridasGulfIslands.com

 

Doubletree Guest Suites Naples
Nestled on a peninsula overlooking the Cocohatchee River and Wildlife Preserve.
800-222-TREE, 239-593-8733 | www.doubletreenaples.com

Palm Beach County, FL, founded in 1909, offers an extra night for only $19.09 after you stay 2, 3 or 4 nights at 73 great resorts, hotels and B&B’s. Through December 31, 2009. Restrictions apply.
800-554-PALM (7256) | www.palmbeachfl.com

 

Enjoy Our Island Spirit in Destin, Florida!
There’s no better place to renew your spirit and refresh your soul. Visit our website for our great summer getaway specials!
888-735-4226 | www.pelican-beach.com

A Florida Weekend Getaway In Indian River County
Indian River County on the Central East Coast of Florida has the smalltown ambiance that you’ve been looking for in a Florida getaway... with a cosmopolitan flair. Enjoy nature by kayak, canoe, or river cruise. Visit historic sites, museums, theatre or one of our beach or riverside parks. Don’t miss the miles of unspoiled beaches for swimming, boating, diving and many other water sports. And when you’re in the mood for unusual boutique and designer shopping, or one of the finest dining experiences in Florida, check us out... you’ll be impressed by the quality of Indian River County. www.indianriverchamber.com

 

 

14a. Greater Fort Lauderdale

And the Beach Goes On.
23 Blue Wave miles. 8 unique beach towns. Which one is the most "you"? Take Greater Fort Lauderdale's beach personality quiz, and book online to receive a free custom beach kit with beach towel, flip flops and other goodies. Plus, exclusive 2-for-1 offers keep the fun going all summer long. Get your summer started at sunny.org.

Florida’s Unspoiled Island Sanctuary
Looking for the best way to reconnect with your family or searching for the person you were meant to be? Well then look no further than The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel. An unspoiled island sanctuary with an atmosphere like no other. Quieter. Less hurried. It truly is 180-degrees from the rest of the world. Here, pristine white sand beaches, exotic wildlife and hundreds of uninhabited islands provide an experience you’ll savor for a lifetime. It’s amazing how a vacation filled with simple things can bring you back to you. Go online to explore further and to get a free 172-page Traveler’s Guide.
888-231-2082 | www.FortMyers-Sanibel.com

 

 

14b. Greater Fort Lauderdale

Crowne Plaza Hollywood Beach
Relax & Restore in a tropical hideaway on the Intracoastal Waterway. Feel a million miles away in a boutique resort that features restaurants, beach access and tranquil infinity edge pool. 954-454-4334, or toll free 866-227-6963 | www.cphollywoodbeach.com.

Pamama City Beach, Florida
Sea more... save more BY THE SEA shore! Our ideal locations on Panama City Beach, Florida put you on the shore and in the middle of the best attractions. Low rates and attraction discounts make the fun affordable!
888-627-0625 | www.bythesearesorts.com

 

14c. Greater Fort Lauderdale

Four Diamond Marriott Beachfront Hotel
Just minutes from Fort Lauderdale, the Hollywood Beach Marriott is located Beachfront on the famed Broadwalk, featuring exquisite views, dining and a fabulous spa.
866-306-5453 | HollywoodBeachMarriott.com

Casual Oceanfront Elegance at an Incredible Value!
Quiet, oceanfront escape on a pristine sandy beach, this Jupiter resort was ranked second out of hundreds of hotels among the region’s Best Places To Stay. With its rich dark woods, well-appointed rooms and ultra-attentive staff, a stay at the Jupiter Beach Resort & Spa feels more like a private club than a hotel. Add breathtaking views, spectacular dining, and a full-service Spa. Everything about this intimate, AAA 4-Diamond resort conveys the perfect getaway. Packages starting from $159.00 thru 9/30/09, Florida Resident Discounts available. Request promo code COALOC.
800-228-8810 | www.JupiterBeachResort.com

 

14d. Greater Fort Lauderdale

Experience a True Fort Lauderdale Icon
This renovated, stylish landmark on the Intracoastal Waterway is renowned for its dazzling waterfront views, dining, a three-pool oasis and Spa 66. Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six Resort & Spa.
866-203-6416 | PIER66.com

St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra & The Beaches, Founded 1565 – Rediscovered Every Day
Now is the ideal time to visit St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra & The Beaches – beautiful Atlantic beaches, shady ancient streets of the oldest city, and a star-sprinkled bay shimmering in the moonlight. When you add our horse-drawn carriages, authentic Spanish Fort, exquisite dining, legendary golf, tempting art galleries, award winning hotels, resorts and inns you have all the ingredients for a memorable getaway to a place that is truly different.
800-653-2489 | www.Getaway4Florida.com

 

 

14e. Greater Fort Lauderdale

The Westin Beach Resort, Fort Lauderdale
Fresh from a multimillion-dollar transformation, The Westin offers an exhilarating beachfront setting and energizing amenities such as a premier spa and inspired dining.
954-467-1111 | westin.com/fortlauderdalebeach

Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa
A place where a moment on a stunning white beach will transform you. Add to this a luxury spa, AAA 4-Diamond restaurant, championship golf and you’ll see why so many long to be marooned here.
877-705-6641 | www.HiltonSandestinBeach.com

 

Reconnect in Pensacola
Meet your kids. Pensacola’s unhurried pace lets you relax, refresh, and reconnect. From a vibrant downtown filled with arts and culture, and sites that chronicle 450 years of history to the National Seashore beaches, Pensacola’s unique culture invites you to slow down and reconnect, Pensacola Style.
800-874-1234 | www.RelaxInPensacola.com

Longboat Key on Southwest Florida’s Gulf Coast
Maybe it’s the clear Gulf waters on our white-sand beach and the private balconies in our recently renovated suites. Maybe it’s our championship golf courses and our new Tennis Gardens featuring 20 Har-Tru courts. Or maybe it’s our soothing Island House Spa, six unique restaurants, Gulfside pool, full-service marina and Kids Club. Maybe it’s the sizzlin’ summer Values from just $159 per night. Whatever it is, it’s all here and it’s all yours.
888-250-4887 or 941-383-8821 | www.longboatkeyclub.com


 

Three luxury 1, 2, & 3 bedroom vacation home resorts and marina in the Florida Keys. Immerse yourself in unparalleled luxury, endless sunshine, and natural beauty overlooking the sparkling waters of the Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico.
866-539-5137 | www.singhresorts.com

Discover Florida’s Last ParadiseSM
There’s still a place where great vacations are about winding down, gaining perspective and recharging. Here the water is calmer, the beaches secluded, and the escape way more enjoyable.
1-800-2-ESCAPE | www.ParadiseCoast.com


 

Island Resort just 500 yards from Key West
27-acre luxury island just 10 minutes by launch from Key West, Florida. Thirty-seven elegantly appointed one, two and three bedroom cottages offer an equipped kitchen, living and dining area. Services include grocery shopping, personal chef, breakfast basket delivered to cottage daily and 24-hour launch transportation to The Westin Key West Resort & Marina. Amenities include a spacious white sandy beach, zero-degree entry pool, alfresco beachfront dining restaurant, two tennis courts and half basketball court. Cottages ideally situated for families and intimate groups.
866-219-4100 | www.westin.com/SunsetKeyLiving

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