Sitting on 20 acres on a private, gated old Florida estate, Camp St. Augustine @ Northwood offers visitors a more secluded area for RV or tent camping while enjoying the activities in and around St. Augustine. Located in West St. Augustine, at 1355 Northwood Drive, Camp St. Augustine is 15 minutes from I-95, and offers a relaxed, wooded location near two fresh-water lakes, less than 4 miles from St. Augustine's Historic Downtown.
The campground's main gates offer easy access for RVs and camping trailers, and a gravel road leads to the camping sites. The property boarders the two Douglas Lakes, and guests are invited to enjoy both the smaller 9-acre lake and the larger 25-acre bass fishing lake. In addition to RV and tent sites, Camp St. Augustine offers three rental spaces for those without camping equipment.
The 20-acre property is made up of woodlands with campsites for RVs and tents scattered throughout. Amenities include a pole barn shelter and food preparation area, day shelter, bath house, laundry room, fishing docks, canoes, a jon boat for fishing, and an above-ground swimming pool. Guests are encouraged to bring their fishing poles.
Those who enjoy walks in the woods will find one large woods road around the entire property, plus several creeks and hiking trails among ferns, large hardwoods, pines, palms, and other natural vegetation. This wooded and secluded campground offers a limited number of various camping opportunities:
- Five RV hookups with sewer, water, and electric
- Three Boondocks spaces with water only
- Eight primitive tent sites with access to all the amenities, including the bath house and laundry
- One Airstream rental that sleeps 4
- One Cabin rental — one bedroom, bath, full kitchen, and living area with two porches — that sleeps 4
- One premium luxury 5th wheel rental
Located at 1355 Northwood Drive, in St. Augustine, Camp St. Augustine is less than 4 miles west of the Historic Downtown, and roughly 7 miles from two popular area beaches, Vilano Beach and Anastasia State Park. Two Publix grocery stores are located within three miles of the campground.