The Old Powder House Inn stands on a property that had been the site of a gunpowder storage building used by the Spanish soldiers. The "new" building has been a bed and breakfast for more than 200 years and is still in the heart of St. Augustine's Historic Downtown. This Victorian-style bed and breakfast on Cordova Street is nestled among mature pecan and oak trees, which provide shade for guests while they relax on the wide verandas, courtyards, and gardens.
The Old Powder House Inn offers elegant accommodations, ideal for couples looking for a romantic retreat, anyone here to celebrate an occasion, and anyone who wants to enjoy the Old World atmosphere of the nation's oldest city. The inn boasts nine spacious guest rooms, each decorated with a different theme, such as Queen Ann's Lace, Enchanted Hideaway, Serenity, and the Garden. Some have beautiful views of the gardens and the surrounding historic downtown area, and all rooms have televisions and wireless internet connections, and all come complete with a private bath. Free parking is available for all guests. Beverages and homemade cookies are always available in the comfortable parlor.
Breakfasts and More
A full gourmet breakfast is served at 9:30 every morning, providing guests with a perfect start to their days. The owners pride themselves on their breakfasts, with a menu that includes eggs Cordova, eggs Benedict, quiche Lorraine, stuffed French toast, fresh baked sweet bread, fresh in-season fruits, and more.
The staff of the Old Powder House Inn is always happy to assist guests in putting together an itinerary and helping them find the many local attractions, such as the Lightner Museum, Castillo de San Marcos, and Flagler College, all of which are just a short walk from this historic bed and breakfast.
The Old Powder House was named one of The Top "Best Overall" Bed & Breakfasts in North America in Arrington's Inn Traveler Book of Lists.
Color television, wireless internet, queen- or king-sized beds, private bath, private on-site parking, complimentary coffee and tea. A fresh and homemade breakfast is served daily at 9:30 a.m. Some rooms have balcony views.
Check-in is at 3:00 p.m. Check-out is at 11:00 a.m.