Staying at one of the Ormond Beach hotels is an excellent idea when visiting the Daytona Beach area. In addition to enjoying easy access to all of the great Ormond Beach attractions, those who stay at one of the hotels in Ormond Beach will also be minutes from everything that Daytona Beach has to offer. Miles of beaches connect the two cities on their eastern edges, and as such, many area visitors spend plenty of time with their feet in the sand. In addition to a good array of hotels, Ormond Beach also boasts a variety of motels, so finding your ideal lodging fit shouldn't be hard. Don't forget to consider the vacation rentals, which can add to your lodging in Ormond Beach options. There are also camping at Tomoka State Park for those who want to stay close to nature.
There are a lot of good Ormond Beach hotels to choose from, and one of the best is the Cove on Ormond Beach (pictured). Especially ideal for families with young children, this beachfront resort features a shallow outdoor pool and lazy river that can provide hours of fun. There is also an indoor pool that guests can use, and the water slides are definitely a hit with kids both young and old. In addition to the pools and slides, guests at the Cove on Ormond Beach can also play arcade games, hang out in one of the lounges, soak in a hot tub, or take advantage of the barbecue and picnic area. Spending time at the beach is also bound to figure into the plans, as you'll be just steps from the sand when you stay here. As for the guest rooms here, they come in the form of one and two-bedroom condos, many of which have been upgraded and include things like laundry facilities, plasma televisions, and chic furnishings. There are 112 condos total, and all are well decorated and well outfitted, offering many of the comforts of home. The fully equipped kitchens are among the best amenities, and you can walk to local restaurants when you don't feel like preparing your own food.
If you can't quite swing the rates at the Cove on Ormond Beach, which is arguably the most luxurious of the hotels in Ormond Beach, then you might consider the Best Western Castillo Del Sol, which also enjoys a privileged beachfront location. When you're not sunning or surfing at the beach during your stay here, you can kick back in your comfortable room and watch some satellite television. Free high-speed internet access is also included in the rates, so you can plan area tours and stay in touch with friends via email when you find yourself with some down time. A heated outdoor pool and free parking help to make the Best Western Castillo Del Sol one of the most attractive Ormond Beach hotels, and you can hardly find fault with the guest rooms and suites. A pleasant decor characterizes the rooms and suites, and some of the units feature small kitchen areas that are very convenient. Of the 147 guest units, the oceanfront rooms and suites are the best, as they feature added amenities such as microwaves, DVD players, and jetted bathtubs. Standard amenities in all of the rooms include air conditioning, a telephone, a mini refrigerator, an alarm clock, a coffee maker, a hair dryer, and an iron. As for the overall facilities, they include a convenient onsite restaurant, a coin-operated laundromat, and a 24-hour front desk.
While the pricier, yet still affordable hotels in Ormond Beach are always worth considering, some visitors will look to save money on rates by staying at a motel. The Ormond Beach motels are among the most affordable accommodations in the area, which lends to their popularity, especially when top Daytona events like the Daytona 500 and Bike Week are going on. Should you be looking to pass on the hotels in Ormond Beach in favor of lower rates, the Ocean Mist Motel deserves some consideration. This small motel sits right on Ocean Blvd., so you're just steps from the beach when you stay here. Another plus is the fact that the owner lives onsite and is always there to help you with things like restaurant and attraction recommendations. The low rates, the great location, and the friendly owner help to make this an excellent place to stay, and while the rooms are fairly basic, they do feature kitchenettes that are fairly well equipped, which can help you stay on top of your dining budget. Laundry facilities are available for a fair price if you need to wash some clothes during your stay, and there is a free barbecue area that can come in handy as well.
The Sun Deck Motel is one of the other Ormond Beach motels that you will do well to move to the top of your list. Like some of the top Ormond Beach hotels, this motel sits right on the beach, which is among its main perks. The guest rooms, while relatively basic, are clean and comfortable and feature quality furnishings and bed linens. You'll enjoy cable TV and free high-speed internet access during your stay here, and air conditioning helps to keep the rooms cool. There's a lot to like about the Sun Deck Motel, and when you're not relaxing at the beach just outside your doors, you can always walk to the local shops and restaurants to see what they have to offer. Ormond Beach is smaller and quieter than Daytona Beach, but it still has some good shopping and dining opportunities that can help to make your visit a fun and convenient one.