Crescent Beach, in Northeast Florida, is a small unincorporated area nestled between St. Augustine Beach and Butler Beach. Less than 1,000 residents live here year round, making it a quiet and relaxing destination. Enjoy the mild, sunny weather and white sandy beaches that Crescent Beach has to offer!
Take a short drive to St. Augustine’s Historic District. Touted as “The Nation’s Oldest City,” St. Augustine has many museums and attractions honoring its early history. The Castillo National Monument shows the oldest masonry in the United States with 17th-century architecture. You can also stroll through cobblestone streets and browse unique shops in this picturesque district.
Several wineries and distilleries worth visiting are in nearby St. Augustine. San Sebastian Winery offers tours and free wine tasting and live music on the rooftop. If you prefer spirits, or are interested in the history of an old distillery, then the St. Augustine Distillery Company can’t be missed.
Go hiking, horseback riding, birdwatching, and more at Matanzas State Forest. Here, you’ll find marshland swamp, pine and cypress trees, and hardwood hammock. Walk along one of the many paths and look out for a diverse collection of birds, including bald eagles!
Less than an hour north, Jacksonville is a major city with a rich arts culture. Many film and music festivals take place here, including the Jacksonville Jazz Festival. There are also a number of museums, such as the Museum of Contemporary Art and the Cummer Museum, which features Renaissance masterpieces.
If the mild weather and beautiful beaches aren’t tempting enough, Daytona Beach also offers wonderful shopping and exciting destinations. Tour the Daytona International Speedway, where you’ll have the opportunity to see the track and grounds as well as the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America.
Tampa, about two and a half hours from Crescent Beach, has something for every kind of traveler. From a relaxing afternoon strolling through Bok County Gardens to an adventurous speed boat excursion, there are endless opportunities for fun. Don’t pass up the opportunity to see a show at the beautiful Tampa Theater!
There are nearly 650 vacation rentals in Crescent Beach on Tripping.com. Take advantage of Florida’s warm and mild climate by searching for a property with a pool. Enjoy the convenience of your own rental property for your vacation. The easy-to-use search bar on Tripping.com takes the stress out of planning your trip to sunny Crescent Beach.
Out-of-town visitors can utilize Jacksonville International Airport, less than an hour from Crescent Beach. Once you arrive, you can reach Crescent Beach’s top attractions by car. Additionally, bike rentals are a fun and active way to explore this beach town.
Looking for a vacation rental in Crescent Beach? Tripping.com has 792 vacation rental homes available in Crescent Beach. You'll find 7 studios, 128 1-bedroom, 453 2-bedroom and 204 rentals with 3 or more bedrooms ranging from $25 a night. For extra convenience, many of these vacation homes can be booked directly online.
The average price of a nightly rental in Crescent Beach is $236 while the average price of a weekly rental is $1659. For those looking for more than a short term rental such as corporate rentals, extended stays or long term rentals, the average monthly price of a Crescent Beach home is $6293.
Wondering if you can bring your dog or cat along with you? There are 139 pet-friendly vacation rentals available in Crescent Beach. In addition to accommodating pets, Crescent Beach rentals offer a variety of amenities. In particular, 743 rentals have Internet and WiFi, 748 have TV and/or cable and 496 have a pool or hot tub.Search properties from 7 vacation rental sites in Crescent Beach where the top providers in that area are HomeAway, PerfectPlaces, and TripAdvisor. There are 321 HomeAway rentals, 190 PerfectPlaces short term rentals and 152 TripAdvisor vacation rentals.