If you’re looking for a great way to explore the outdoors the next time you visit our historic and charming area, head to one of the many beautiful New Smyrna Beach parks! These lush acres of green space invite you to revel in the beautiful Florida weather and breathtaking scenery all while reconnecting with nature. These wonderful places are the best for beachgoers, couples, and families, and offer the perfect spot for you to take a breath and unwind.
As you plan your vacation, request a copy of our FREE Vacation Guide! Not only will you find our recommendations on New Smyrna Beach parks and other great things to do in the area, but also details about the luxurious rooms at Night Swan Intracoastal Bed & Breakfast.
Here Are the Best New Smyrna Beach Parks!
Whether you want to hang out underneath spacious gazebos or lounge in the sand, you’ll find the best way to enhance your relaxing vacation at these great parks. Check out our list of the best New Smyrna Beach Parks and make plans to visit one of them when you stay with us!
Smyrna Dunes Park
Smyrna Dunes Park is a lush paradise you need to experience. This incredible outdoor area is defined it’s incredible amenities and boasts a nature trail, water activities, an observation tower, and more. Smyrna Dunes Park features five beautiful ecosystems that work together to create a breathtaking outdoor retreat. You can fish, boat, and swim in the crystal water. If you love nature, this untouched haven teems with vegetation, wildlife, birds, and marine life. In addition, Smyrna Dunes Park is one of many pet-friendly parks, offering a great space to bring your dog for the day, just as long as he or she stays on a leash.
Mary McLeod Bethune Beach Park
The Mary McLeod Bethune Beach Park is another New Smyrna Beach paradise. As a pedestrian-only beach, this park showcases a sandy shoreline and incredible ocean views. It also features several amenities including covered picnic areas, concession stands, restrooms, and showers. Located just south of New Smyrna Beach, the Mary McLeod Bethune Beach Park has an outstanding array of outdoor activities to enjoy with many lovely spots to lounge and delight in the fresh air. In addition, it is within walking distance of the Canaveral National Seashore, which offers even more peace and quiet, outdoor recreation, stunning scenery, and wildlife.
Esther Street Beachfront Park
An 8-minute drive from the Night Swan, Esther Street Beachfront Park is one of the newest New Smyrna Beach parks and one of our area’s best hidden gems. It offers awe-inspiring views of Atlantic Ocean, plus several outdoor amenities. You can enjoy easy access to the beach, a scenic bridge to walk over the dunes, a volleyball area, and fitness trail. You’ll also find open-air pavilions, surfboard racks, restroom facilities, and plenty of off-beach parking.
Flagler Avenue Beachfront Park
The Flagler Avenue Beachfront Park is another popular beachfront park in New Smyrna Beach. It is just 7 minutes from our inn and is one of the most popular beach access ramps in Volusia County. You’ll experience a pavilion for picnicking, a brick courtyard, clean restrooms, showers, and of course, stunning views. There is also ample off-beach parking and a variety of fun things to do on Flagler Avenue nearby. You’re sure to find the best ways to spend the day or night on the beach!
Book Your Stay at Night Swan Today!
After your adventures at one of these great New Smyrna Beach parks, return to a comfortable and relaxing home away from home at the Night Swan. We invite you to browse our wonderful guest rooms and suites to find the right accommodations for your next vacation. Each morning with us, you’ll wake up to a complimentary breakfast served in our dining area. In the evenings, you’ll love relaxing on the porch as you enjoy views of the Intracoastal Waterway.
And if you are traveling with a dog, you’ll also find pet-friendly rooms at our inn. One of the best choices is the Manatee Sighting Suite. It’s located on the first floor of our Cygnet House and offers easy access to our outdoor spaces. From its enclosed porch, you’ll be amazed at the water views and beautiful sunsets. Learn more about a getaway to the Night Swan. Then, plan your next beachside getaway with us!
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