Places to Stay on Florida's Forgotten Coast
If you’re looking for the best places to stay in Florida, you’ve come to the right place. When it comes to accommodations, Florida’s Forgotten Coast has something for everyone - from charming bed & breakfasts to luxury waterfront rentals to cost-effective hotels and everything in between.
Each of the beautiful and friendly towns that make up Florida’s Franklin County offer a variety of lodging options to suit all tastes and budgets. Apalachicola features quaint bed and breakfast accommodations, luxury waterfront suites and historic inns. St. George Island and Alligator Point are home to beachfront vacation rental homes and quiet coastal accommodations perfect for an unforgettable beach vacation experience. Camping facilities are also available on St. George Island, north of Eastpoint and at Carrabelle Beach. Fishing and outdoor enthusiasts will appreciate the convenience and charm of Carrabelle’s lodging facilities, including rustic fishing cottages to luxury waterfront condos with marina access.
Discover a wide range of vacation rental options ranging from beachfront villas to quaint cottages perfect for a fisherman’s getaway. You can find lodging through several of Franklin County’s vacation rental management companies that have quality listings and experienced staff to help you plan your perfect getaway. Additionally, some individual property owners offer vacation rental opportunities.
Bed & Breakfasts
If you’re looking for a truly unique vacation experience, check out our area’s charming bed & breakfasts. These quaint B&Bs are nestled within quiet, oak-lined neighborhoods throughout historic Apalachicola, Carrabelle and other parts of Franklin County. Choose from beautifully restored historic mansions furnished with priceless antiques and casual coastal cottages with awesome amenities.
Hotels & Inns
For simple and convenient lodging, our local hotels and inns are the perfect choice. Franklin County features a wide variety of hotel and inn options, including waterfront luxury suites, bay and beachfront hotels, stately historic inns as well as budget-friendly accommodations.
If you’re looking for more laid-back places to stay in Florida, check out the Forgotten Coast’s beautiful and natural campgrounds. Whether you want to commune with nature on a primitive beach campsite or prefer the full RV hookup experience with a pool and concierge service, you’ll find an array of campground options in Carrabelle, Eastpoint, St. George Island and beyond.
Special Offers & Packages
Many of Franklin County’s lodging providers frequently offer special discounts, offers and packages. Visit often to find the latest accommodation discounts and deals across the Forgotten Coast!
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Discover the Forgotten Coast's authentic, Old Florida charm at more than 100 annual events and festivals, that highlight our natural resources, culture and history. Click here to see all events
Lantern Fest Carrabelle
Lantern Fest will be celebrated on Saturday, October 19 from 6-10 pm at Crooked River Lighthouse, 1975 Highway 98 West, Carrabelle Beach, FL. This unique festival, best known for its awesome display of over a hundred colorful lanterns, lights up the night with magic and history at the 1895 maritime landmark. Special activities include amazing Celtic…Learn More
Hauntings will abound Saturday, October 26 in Apalachicola when local history enthusiasts don the garb and take on the persona of the cemetery’s notable inhabitants to tell their tale of life in Apalachicola for more than 180 years ago. The Ghostwalk will be held 6:30-8:30 pm. at the Chestnut Street…Learn More
Florida Seafood... Apalachicola
The 2019 Florida Seafood Festival will be held November 1-2 in Apalachicola’s historic Battery Park . This 56-year old event is Florida oldest maritime event that annually draws thousands of visitors to the historic port town of Apalachicola and features delicious seafood, arts and crafts exhibits and the famous Oyster…Learn More
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