St. Augustine is one of the most sought-after destinations in Florida, largely for the combination of peaceful, slow beach living with easy access to the bustling city center of its downtown scene. For those looking to establish a secondary residence in St. Augustine, there are so many welcoming and luxurious condo communities just waiting to be called home. Best of all, many of these neighborhoods allow Airbnb or other short term rentals so you can make a profit on your investment when you’re out of town.
Summerhouse Beach & Racquet Club
Summerhouse Beach & Racquet Club provides residents with immediate access to the white sandy shores of Crescent beach. Poised on twenty-five acres of pristine, landscaped grounds, Summerhouse condos are perhaps best known for its stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean as well as the ease which which residents can head into the heart of St. Augustine’s city center. For those who are enticed by the prospect of water activities, like fishing and surfing, Summerhouse is the ideal location. Residents can also enjoy the community’s heated pools, private tennis and pickleball courts, and fitness center. Home prices for two bedroom units range from the mid $600s to the low $800s.
Quail Hollow Condos
A gated community that contains 102 two and three bedroom condos, Quail Hollow offers residents equally easy access to St. Augustine’s historic downtown district and its breathtaking beaches. The condos at Quail Hollow deliver gorgeous beach views and residents can take advantage of private beach access. Pets are welcome at Quail Hollow, and when residents aren’t soaking up the sun on the beach, they can take a dip in the community pool. Condos at Quail Hollow start in the high $300s and extend up into the low $600s.
European Village Condos
Situated in European Village, the busiest dining and entertainment district in the Palm Coast area, European Village condos reflect an open-air Italian piazza with restaurants and businesses on the ground floor and residences just above. Homes range from one bedroom to two bedrooms, with square footage between 670 and 1,300 square feet and prices typically fall within the $200s. This location is perfect for both year-round residents or part-time guests who rent it out for a short visit.
Laterra Condos at World Golf Village
Located in World Golf Village just beside the World Golf Hall of Fame, Laterra Condos offers residents a St. Augustine experience that is steeped in the world of golf. Laterra is home to 149 units that are divided into three three-story buildings. Residents can enjoy all of the amenities Laterra has to offer, including a full-service spa, resort-style swimming pool, and open-air atrium. Laterra is located just across the street from the King & Bear golf course, meaning it is the ideal location for golf enthusiasts of all ages. Homes are priced in the high $300s and low $400s, and residents can expect to easily rent them out when they’re out of town.
Sea Place Condos
Perhaps the most defining feature at Sea Place are the community’s white sandy beaches and unparalleled ocean views. Home to 79 two and three bedroom condominiums, residents of Sea Place merely have to step outside to find themselves emerging onto one of St. Augustine’s most gorgeous beaches. Amenities available to Sea Place residents and guests include two community pools and private tennis and racquetball courts. Units range between 1,000 and 1,300 square feet, and home prices at Sea Place span the mid $500s and extend upward from there, depending on various factors including the views and square footage of the individual unit.
Colony Reef Club
Residents of Colony Reef Club will have no trouble renting out their condo when they’re out of town thanks to the community’s stunning views, easy access to downtown St. Augustine, and close proximity to both Crescent Beach and St. Augustine Beach. Composed of 132 units, Colony Reef Club offers residents access to copious amenities, including an indoor lap pool, an ocean front pool, a fitness center, and private tennis court. Residents can also take advantage of private beach access located only a few steps away from the tranquil oceanfront community. Home prices at Colony Reef Club begin in the $600s, and all units are easily accessible by elevator, creating an environment that is friendly for everyone and anyone wishing to spend time in St. Augustine.Posted by Brad Officer on