Quality Inn On The Beach
295 S. Atlantic Ave.
Ormond Beach, FL 32176
Phone: (386) 672-2651
Fax: (386) 672-4491
Come visit The Casements, the former winter home of John D. Rockefeller during his lifetime. This historic place is named after the numerous casement windows that adorn the building, and once hosted a number of Rockefeller's famous Christmas parties. It now serves as a cultural center that offers exhibits, events, and classes. Head outside and stroll through the citrus trees and across the bridges and streams that adorn the property's two-acre garden. Guided tours are available at various times during the center's regular hours of operation.
Thirty-six challenging holes, mysterious pirate hideouts, and loads of family fun are available at this miniature golf course where you putt around historical markers of pirates in a lush tropical setting complete with a cool sea fog.
This company offers exciting parasailing over the scenic Atlantic Ocean plus offers jet ski and four wheel beach vehicle rentals.
A wide range of recreational activities are available at this 40 acre park that features tennis and racquetball courts, basketball and volleyball courts, shuffleboard courts, a scenic board walk, a fishing dock, fitness and nature trails, a pavilion, a picnic area with barbecue grills, and a children's playground.
If you are traveling with kids, this is the ideal place to visit. Daytona Lagoon features several activities including the Lagoon Waterpark, Go-Karts, Miniature Golf, Laser Tag and more, all of which ensure fun filled activity with no time for boredom! There is food and drinks available on-site. Daily specials are offered at Daytona Lagoon—they are definitely worth planning ahead for!
Breakers Ocean Front Park is a great place to spend a day out with family and friends with a picnic basket. With cool ocean breezes blowing, one can unwind on the grass and read a book, play a game or just relax. A fountain in the center gets the children excited while others indulge in a game of volleyball. Summertime is a fun time to hang out here when community events and concerts are frequently held.
The waters around Daytona Beach are renowned for the population of manatees that thrives there. Built as a sanctuary for these gentle creatures, the Manatee Island park is a venue sequestered a few meters from the mainland by a bridge. A popular recreation point for the locals as well as visitors, this park has picnic pavilions, a children’s play area, and restrooms. The park also plays host to popular events, like the Daytona Seafood Festival. Call for more information.
With a congregation that dates back to 1881, Basilica of Saint Paul is one of the oldest churches in the city. The majestic church building dates back to 1927 and boasted of being the tallest in the city when it was completed. Constructed in the Mission Revival style, the building has magnificent architectural detailing and is one of the most beautiful historic buildings in the city. Guided tours of the facility allow you to explore the majestic interiors which include a fine fresco of St. Paul. Group tours are available by prior appointment. Check website for more.
S. Cornelia Young Memorial Library is located in Florida and was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1992 for its splendid architecture. This building was built in the Mission or Spanish Revival style and is lovingly called “Old Corny” by locals. It has been closed for public since 2010 due to lack of funds but the structure remains a city landmark. The structure has cream walls, a red-tiled sloping roof and a four-bay arched entrance. It was formerly one of Volusia County Public Libraries’ branches.
Nestled on 52 beautiful acres, this park offers opportunities for fishing, swimming, and picnicking and features an observation deck and tower and numerous nature trails on site.
J.L. Saxton Riverfront Park & Ball Fields is more popularly known as Riverfront Park, amongst the locals. The spacious grassland is used for quite a few events like social gatherings and sporting activities whereby individuals of all ages have a good time. Riverfront park is now owned by the City and was previously under the Trust for Public Land or TPL . The city officials is all geared to protect the park instead of developing it.
This four acre park features an interactive water fountain, decorative walkways, a shaded children's playground, volleyball courts, picnic areas, outdoor showers, two beach access ramps, and a Coca-Cola sponsored "cool zone."