Hipmunk Hotels: Exploring Florida with Hotel Getaways

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Florida is the perfect state for a vacation.  With over 663 miles of beaches, the state has plenty of choices for a beach getaway.  In addition to the beaches, the state has numerous state parks and freshwater springs to explore.  The choice of watersports is endless from surfing to SCUBA diving to water skiing. Florida is home to numerous types of wildlife from alligators, crocodiles, Florida panthers, black bears, thousands of bird species, and thousands of fish species. For those looking for theme parks, Orlando has a great selection of theme parks from Universal to Disney. I have been to many theme parks including Dolly parton family theme park which was a great experience.

Take a golf break at the Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa

The sprawling Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa of Ponte Vedra has a world class golf course for guests who want to hit the links.  The hotel offers 13 different style rooms with resort or lagoon views.  They offer standard guest rooms as well as one or two bedroom villas.  The Sawgrass offers a full-service spa and four different pools. It also has a fitness center that offers several group fitness classes. The resort offers numerous dining options such as American cuisine at Vernon’s or the Cabana Beach Club’s 619 Ocean View.

Enjoy the beach at SpringHill Suites Pensacola Beach

Spend a weekend getaway on Pensacola Beach with the SpringHill Suites Pensacola Beach.  Each guest room comes with a small kitchenette for guests to prepare their own meals.  The rooms feature sofa beds and small sitting areas.  The SpringHill Suites Pensacola Beach is located right on the Pensacola beach.  Guests can enjoy walking on the beach as well as watching the sunset.  The hotel offers 3 outdoor pools and a hot tub.  The fitness center offers free weights and numerous machines.

Explore Panama City Beach with The Reef at Seahaven Beach Resorts

The Reef at Seahaven Beach Resorts is located in the heart of Panama City. The Reef sits directly on the Panama City Beach.  This allows guests to make the most of their Panama City getaway.  The hotel has an outdoor swimming pool with great sun loungers.  For parents, the hotel has a children’s club. Enjoy beachfront dining with Sharky’s restaurant with fresh local seafood.

Enjoy Central Orlando with the Sheraton Suites Orlando Airport

With a prime location to explore all that Orlando has to offer, the Sheraton Suites Orlando Airport is a perfect place for a multi-layered getaway to Orlando.  The Sheraton is located near the airport as well as the various theme parks and other Orlando attractions. The hotel offers modern rooms with comfy beds and flat screen TVs.

Take a walk down CityWalk at the DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando

If exploring Universal Orlando is on your bucket list, then the DoubleTree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando is the perfect place to stay. The hotel is within walking distance of Universal Studios, Islands of Adventure and CityWalk.  The hotel offers a shuttle to SeaWorld, Wet ‘n Wild, and Aquatica.  The DoubleTree has plush top beds which are prefect after a long day at the parks.