The next time you are looking for great Florida beaches for families, spend some time learning about New Smyrna Beach. Unlike other nearby beaches like Daytona, our area features an idyllic small town vibe that is reminiscent of years gone by. You and your family will love the slower pace, laidback atmosphere, and unique things to do together.
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Why New Smyrna Beach is One of the Best Florida Beaches for Families
There are so many reasons New Smyrna Beach is one of the best Florida beaches for families. Here are just a few of them:
1. It’s a Great Way to Enhance a Family Trip to Disney World
One of the most popular family vacations in Florida is always a trip to Walt Disney World. But, if you’ve ever been, you know how exhausting this trip can be! Why not add a few days at the beach near Orlando to your trip? After an exhausting trek through each Disney World theme park, our isolated beach and relaxing atmosphere is the perfect place to recover.
2. There are Tons of Family-Friendly Activities
Whether you’re traveling to New Smyrna Beach with a rambunctious crew looking for adventure, or worn down students ready for a leisurely break, you’ll find plenty of great things to do as a family. In addition to lounging on the beach, you can enjoy:
- Manatee watching at Blue Springs State Park
- Kayak, stand up paddle board, and boat rentals for a day on the Intracoastal Waterway
- Exploring the shops, galleries, and dining options on Canal Street
- Learning about the area’s ecosystem at the Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge or Canaveral National Seashore
- Attending a race at the New Smyrna Speedway
- Surfing in one of the top surfing destinations in the world
- Fishing at the beach and along the Intracoastal Waterway
3. You’ll Create Memories that Last a Lifetime
When you plan a vacation to New Smyrna Beach, you’re planning for a memorable experience that your family will look back on fondly for many years to come. One of the best Florida beaches for families, New Smyrna Beach is filled with unique attractions and a variety of things to do that you won’t find anywhere else. Whether you spend your days on the beach or shopping in our historic district, you’ll create memories that last a lifetime, we guarantee it!
Enjoy a Family Vacation at the Night Swan
Although some of our rooms are reserved for two adults only, the Night Swan Intracoastal Bed and Breakfast offers a number excellent accommodations for families. When you bring your group to New Smyrna Beach, you can enjoy a luxurious stay in our Cottage House rooms or the Captain’s Suite! These rooms offer plenty of space for everyone to spread out and relax.
And if you’re family is bringing a four-legged companion along, you’ll also find pet-friendly accommodations to choose from. Learn more about spending your New Smyrna Beach vacation with us today. Then, book your stay! We can’t wait to share our area with you!
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