Reviewed on Jan 3, 2023
Reviewed on Oct 10, 2022
Reviewed on Jan 27, 2023
Reviewed on Jan 9, 2023
Reviewed on Jan 27, 2023
Reviewed on Jan 29, 2023
Historic Hotels in Jacksonville
Number of guest reviews
Total number of hotels in Jacksonville
Significant historical sites in Jacksonville are likely at the top of your travel itinerary. Be sure to check out the array of shops and lively festivals while you're here. You can also discover the area's entertainment choices.
Based on our travel expertise, The Addison on Amelia Island is a top 3.5-star B&B for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features free breakfast and free WiFi. Amelia Island Lighthouse is a short 3-minute drive away. A couple of other options near historic sites include Amelia Island Williams House and Ocean View from Arcane Condo by RedAwning.
In Jacksonville, there are 3981 hotels and other accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 8 historic hotels or hotels close to historic sites.
Jacksonville is notable for landmarks like Florida Theatre, Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center, and Amelia Island Lighthouse. Known for its live music and theaters, cultural venues include Times-Union Center for the Performing Arts, Museum of Science and History, and Daily's Place. TIAA Bank Field is another popular sight to explore.
By choosing a historic hotel, you can enjoy a vacation someplace that has an official historic designation. A palace, castle, stately home or even a lodge, pub, or skyscraper can be transformed into a historic hotel as long as it has special significance. Traditional architecture and period features are typically found in the communal spaces and guestrooms of these historic hotels in Jacksonville, giving a real sense of character.
“Heritage hotel” is more common in Asia and Europe, while “historic hotel” is more common in the U.S. though overall the terms are quite similar. The architecture and actual building of historic hotels are generally the most important aspect. For a heritage hotel, mainly, it's cultural value as well as how it inspired the community.
Hotel interiors feature the modern conveniences and safety features you've come to expect, though efforts have been made to preserve historic facades and treasured traditions. Smart TVs, WiFi, updated bathroom facilities, and the normal amenities found at a contemporary hotel should be available at a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you select a historic hotel in Jacksonville, you won't find a place that's uncomfortable for guests or simply rundown.