The Palms Retro - Atlantic Beach

28 Sherry Drive, Atlantic Beach, Florida, United States, 32233  show map
 2 stars
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The Palms Retro - Atlantic Beach

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

TV

Flat-screen TV

Sports activities

Cycling

No pets allowed

Overview

The Palms Retro Hotel is a 2-star property offering a comfortable accommodation with wedding services, ironing service and newspaper service. The Palms Retro Hotel opened its doors in 1947.

The Palms Retro Hotel lies about 20 minutes' walk from the city center. It will take 40 minutes to get from the hotel to St. Augustine by car.

The Palms Retro Hotel is 40 minutes drive away from Jacksonville, airport.

Rooms

The Palms Retro Hotel provides 10 guestrooms appointed with free Wi-Fi, a private safe, a refrigerator, a sitting area and a writing desk for a pleasant stay in Atlantic Beach. Bathrooms with a hairdryer, a bidet and free toiletries are featured in every room.

Eat & Drink

Wines and beers are offered in the lounge bar. Guests can enjoy American meals served in Poe's Tavern and Ocean 60 Restaurant & Wine Bar 200 meters away from the hotel.

Services

Bicycles are available for rent on site.

Relax

Leisure options include a courtyard, a picnic area and barbeque grills. Active guests will enjoy mountain biking and golf provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of rooms:   10.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site car park
  • Concierge desk
  • No pets allowed

Sports & Fitness

  • Cycling

Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle rental

Dining facilities

  • Bar/ Lounge area

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room view

  • Courtyard view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

28 Sherry Drive, Atlantic Beach, Florida, United States, 32233

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City Centre
  • Atlantic Beach
    3700 ft
Airports
  • Ns (NRB)
    4.8 mi
  • Craig Municipal (CRG)
    6.9 mi
Restaurants
  • Poe's Tavern (cuisine: American)
    600 ft
  • Starbucks
    600 ft
Beaches
  • Atlantic Beach
    1100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    10

Rooms and availability

Standard Queen Room
Courtyard view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed, 2 Queen-size beds

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Room Description:

This room features a courtyard view, small refrigerator, and flat-screen cable TV.

The Palms Retro Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center3300 ft

Convention centers

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Universities, Institutes

  • Central Texas College2.4 mi

Local attractions

  • Players by the Sea2.5 mi
    106 Sixth Street North, Jacksonville Beach
  • Adventure Landing2.8 mi
    1944 Beach Blvd
  • Jacksonville Beach4.0 mi
    Jacksonville Beach, FL
  • Engine 15 Brewing Co.2.7 mi
    1500 Beach Blvd Ste 217
  • Kathryn Abbey Hanna Park3.2 mi
    500 Wonderwood Dr, Jacksonville

Near the hotel

  • Atlantic Beach1100 ft
    Jacksonville, FL

    Restaurants nearby

    • Poe's Tavern600 ft

      Address: 363 Atlantic Blvd
      Phone: 904.241.7637

      68% likes this, based on 149 reviews
      Cuisine: American

    • Al's Pizza800 ft

      Address: 303 Atlantic Blvd
      Phone: 904-249-0002

      69% likes this, based on 95 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian
      Price Range: USD 9 - USD 31

    • Beach Diner900 ft

      Address: 501 Atlantic Blvd
      Phone: 904-249-6500

      74% likes this, based on 69 reviews
      Price Range: USD 3 - USD 22

    • Starbucks600 ft

      Address: 327 Atlantic Blvd.
      Phone: 904-242-7063

      54% likes this, based on 5 reviews

    • DaVinci's800 ft

      Address: 469 Atlantic Blvd
      Phone: (904) 241-2001

      92% likes this, based on 42 reviews

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2009
    • Number of rooms:
      10

    The Palms Retro Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Palms Retro

    Average guest rating

    9.2out of 10
    Superb
    Based on 10 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Family with children
      9.2

      The owners/staff were outstanding! They were very accomodating to all of our needs. We really enjoyed the decor/theme of the hotel. With the exception of the shower, everything was very clean. Attention to details supporting the hotel's theme was fantastic.

      The shower was small, shower head not secure in wall and the bottom of the shower curtain was really dirty.

    • Older travelers
      7.8

      Adorable, cute, neat as a pin. Not big rate value, but fair for the season. Attention to decor detail and immaculately maintained. Spartan in creature comforts... If that's an issue, stay in a hotel, but certainly adequate for a beach motel and we had all our needs met. Room next door had a bachelorette party in swing. We are a couple in our 50's and Palms Retro is ageless in appeal. Outside courtyard with piped in 50's music. Funky motel. Name suits. We were in transit and often stay in Jax Bch en route. Our usual favorite hotel had no availability so we stayed here randomly. Now we have two favorites!

      Not overly friendly. Very terse. Agree with a previous comment that innkeeper appeared resentful at having to be there.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      Very clean and "beachy" was delightful.

    • Single
      7.4

      The Courtyard in the middle of the Motel, very relaxing and tranquil with the Palm trees, flowers and water fountain. Also the the contiential breakfast was excellent, help yourself to bottled orange and apple juice, coffee and tea, bagels with jam, cream cheese, mini breakfast sauage and biscuit sandwichs, mini donuts, muffins, pound cake, apples, oranges and bannas.

      Can not make long distance phone calls, even when using a calling card

    • Older travelers
      8.2

      We liked the basic but large rooms with eccentric room designs (retro) The small courtyard was great for meeting up for drinks with friends and family. The staff were extremely helpful and attentive. 5-10Min stroll to nice shopping/restaurant area and the beach-long with white sand. Will use again when visiting family. Don't forget the 13% tax in the usa- it's added to practically every price quoted.

    • Couple
      10.0

      I wish there was more places like this around! The Palms Retro is a unique/ adorable 50's style beach motel that was renovated with a Hollywood theme. Everything was super clean, staff was super friendly and helpful. It was also very affordable- wish we could have stayed longer!

    • Single
      10.0

      Great location, great room, bed, bathroom, courtyard and decor. There is a microwave, refridgerator, ceiling fan, nice tv, cable and anything else you may need. The place is adorable, short walk to the beach and to plenty of restuarants and bars. The staff is friendly, coffee is hot and overall a great place!

    • Older travelers
      6.6

      Cute motel. Pretty landscaping, Water bottles in fridge was a nice touch.

      Hated shower. Bad value for money. Paid 130.00 but should have been a 65.00 room.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel The Palms Retro - Atlantic Beach Atlantic Beach location
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    Hotel Address:

    28 Sherry Drive, Atlantic Beach, Florida, United States, 32233

    Get directions
    City Centre
    • Atlantic Beach
      3700 ft
    Airports
    • Ns (NRB)
      4.8 mi
    • Craig Municipal (CRG)
      6.9 mi
    Restaurants
    • Poe's Tavern (cuisine: American)
      600 ft
    • Starbucks
      600 ft
    Beaches
    • Atlantic Beach
      1100 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2009
    • Number of rooms:
      10