Penny Farthing Inn

About Penny Farthing Inn

front porch with swing and chairs and table

Welcome to the Penny Farthing Inn

A charming Victorian Bed and Breakfast built in 1893 - located in the heart of St. Augustine Florida’s historic district. Recapture the elegance and romance of that wonderful era while enjoying the hospitality of our Yorkshire Lass Marie who will ensure your stay is both romantic and memorable. We have tried to maintain the Victorian charm so when you arrive it's like moving back in time. The Penny Farthing Inn has no minimum stay requirement other than for holidays and special events.

Policies

The Penny Farthing Inn is a small property where every guest reservation made, is both important and special. If your travel plans change and you must cancel your reservation, please call at least 7 days (14 days for holidays) prior to your arrival.

In the unlikely event that you may cancel within 7 days (14 days for holidays) a full night's stay will be charged. If notice of cancellation is less than 4 days then you will be responsible for the entire stay. Any re-bookings will carry a $50 booking fee.

A credit card deposit equal to a full nights stay, including any ticket or attractions requested, is required for your reservations. If in the case of a cancellation before the above mentioned 7 days (14 days for holidays) cancellation policy, a refund minus a $50 administration fee will be applied. This $50 fee can then be utilized as a credit towards any future stay for 2 years.

Reservations can be made by phone (904.824.2100) between 10 am and 8 pm.

Please contact the inn directly for any same day reservations.

Property

living room with piano, couch and antique furniture

The Penny Farthing Inn is a charming Victorian bed and breakfast built in 1893 and is located in the heart of St Augustine’s historic district.

Recapture the elegance and romance of that wonderful Era, while enjoying the hospitality of our Yorkshire Lass Marie who will ensure your stay is both romantic and memorable.

We have tried to maintain the Victorian charm so when you arrive it's like moving back in time.

The Penny Farthing Inn has no minimum stay requirement other than for holidays and special events.

Relax in a Quiet location in the heart of St Augustine

The Penny Farthing Inn is located on a quiet, tree-lined street in the heart of St Augustine. Our emphasis is on hospitality, comfort, and comfortable surroundings.

Come and enjoy the Inn's many porches and balconies and relax in our parlor by the fireplace while listening to classical music and sipping a glass wine or cream sherry.

Begin your day with a Gourmet Breakfast

Enjoy every morning with a lavish gourmet breakfast served either inside our main dining room or outdoors seated at bistro tables located on our porch.

We offer an elegant setting of China and lace where you can enjoy dining simply alone or in the company of other guests, where one can discuss the events and history of this old town.

End your day with an afternoon Happy Hour

Finish off every day with appetizers, desserts, and wines served in our beautiful dining area from 4-6.

Rooms

The Cambridge

suite with antique furniture

This dramatic suite is on the first floor of our St. Augustine bed and breakfast. Its rich Victorian feel with high ceilings, stained glass windows, Fireplace and unusual antique headboard will make you feel like you have stepped back in time! Amenities TV/CABLE/DVDIce-MachineModern ShowerAppetizersComplimentary WineEvening DessertsGamesIn-Room SherryComplimentary Wireless InternetHair DryerIron/ Ironing Board

Bedroom: 1
Bathroom: 1

The Buckingham

romantic room with antique furniture

Nestled in the corner of our St. Augustine FL bed and breakfast is the entrance to this hidden gem...making for a beautifully quiet and romantic hideaway. Amenities TV/CABLE/DVDIce-MachineModern ShowerAppetizersComplimentary WineEvening DessertsGamesIn-Room SherryComplimentary Wireless InternetHair DryerIron/ Ironing Board

Bedroom: 1
Bathroom: 1

The Victoria Bedchamber

victorian era room with antique furniture

This large, comfortable bedchamber is furnished with period antiques, offering a passage back in time for those who wish to enjoy the quintessential Victorian experience. Located in the front of the house, the entire second floor balcony. Amenities TV/CABLE/DVDIce-MachinePrivate BalconyClaw Tub w/ ShowerAppetizersComplimentary WineEvening DessertsGamesIn-Room SherryComplimentary Wireless InternetHair DryerIron/ Ironing Board

Bedroom: 1
Bathroom: 1

Penny's Attic

attic room with balcony and antique furniture

Newly renovated! Amazing third floor suite in our St. Augustine bed and breakfast inn with a walk-in tiled shower, two person whirlpool tub, king bed, expanded living area. Complete self contained ductless air conditioning system one for each room. This is the nicest suite in St. Augustine with its breathtaking view of the treetops and the magnificent spires of nearby historic buildings. Amenities TV/CABLE/DVDMicrowaveMini-FridgeIce-MachinePrivate BalconyPrivate EntranceWhirlpool TubModern ShowerAppetizersComplimentary WineEvening DessertsGamesIn-Room SherryComplimentary Wireless InternetHair DryerIron/ Ironing Board

Bedroom: 1
Bathroom: 1

The Elizabeth Bedchamber

romantic bedchamber with antique furniture

This comfortable bedchamber in St. Augustine is furnished with antiques and decorated with Victorian roses and lace. This room in our bed and breakfast in St. Augustine Florida features a very rare original brass sink. Second floor location includes a private balcony with a love seat along the side of the bed and breakfast. Amenities TV/CABLE/DVDIce-MachinePrivate BalconyChilds Claw Tub w/ ShowerAppetizersComplimentary WineEvening DessertsGamesIn-Room SherryComplimentary Wireless InternetHair DryerIron/ Ironing Board

Bedroom: 1
Bathroom: 1

The Windsor

serene green room with antique furniture

The Windsor is our newest addition to the inn; located on the bottom floor. This room includes, a king size bed, a large enclosed stand up shower, and your very own private kitchen with a mini fridge, microwave, coffee maker, and has plenty of cabinet space for an extended stay if needed! Amenities TV/CABLE/DVDMicrowaveMini-FridgeIce-MachineMini-KichenModern ShowerAppetizersComplimentary WineEvening DessertsGamesIn-Room SherryComplimentary Wireless InternetHair DryerIron/ Ironing Board

Bedroom: 1
Bathroom: 1

The Catherine Bedchamber

extravagant Victorian eraroom with blue tones

A king bed with a two-person Jacuzzi makes the Catherine perfect for a playful and romantic Florida getaway. Private entrance, second floor, large covered balcony with swing and small sitting area. Amenities TV/CABLE/DVDIce-MachinePrivate BalconyPrivate EntranceJacuzzi Tub w/ ShowerAppetizersComplimentary WineEvening DessertsGamesIn-Room SherryComplimentary Wireless InternetHair DryerIron/ Ironing Board

Bedroom: 1
Bathroom: 1

The Treehouse

romantic room with antique furniture and florals

This secluded room in our St Augustine Florida Bed and Breakfast, is high atop and nestled in the boughs of a magnificent cedar tree for which the street was named. It is elegant, yet cozy and decorated with period antiques. Enjoy your sitting nook with fireplace and stained glass windows, and tree top vistas from your very private balcony. Amenities TV/CABLE/DVDIce-MachinePrivate BalconyPrivate EntranceTub w/ ShowerAppetizersComplimentary WineEvening DessertsGamesIn-Room SherryComplimentary Wireless InternetHair DryerIron/ Ironing Board

Bedroom: 1
Bathroom: 1

The York

romantic room with floral bedding

We offer a warm, compact and economically priced room comprising of a queen bed, and a whirlpool type bathtub with shower. Perfect for the single traveler or a couple looking for a short stay. Amenities TV/CABLE/DVDIce-MachineWhirl Pool Tub w/ ShowerAppetizersComplimentary WineEvening DessertsGamesIn-Room SherryComplimentary Wireless InternetHair DryerIron/ Ironing Board

Bedroom: 1
Bathroom: 1

Packages

two story yellow and blue victorian house

Chocolate Lovers

Indulge yourselves in the morning with a full breakfast - it's included! Also, enjoy ice tea, herbal teas throughout the day, as well as our complimentary wine and appetizers during our evening happy hour accompanied by our delicious homemade desserts! All of these extras are included with our free guest amenities.

Includes:

Complimentary Champagne

Tasty Sampling of Claude's Chocolates

Chocolate-dipped Strawberries served with your breakfast the first morning

$20 Gift Certificate to Claude's Chocolate shop to spend as you please

Rates and Conditions:

$100 (in addition to room charges)

Stay for any length of time, and simply add-on the package cost to your normal room charges. This package is priced for two persons; each additional person is $30.00. Lodging, tax, and gratuities not included.

Pampered Romance

Start the day with the luxury of personal service, sip a chilled Mimosa and don't think of anything but the sweet sounds of the Ancient City waking up. Relax then stroll down St. George Street hand in hand. Museums, shops & historic sites are just steps away from our convenient location.

Includes:

Complimentary Champagne

Gourmet Breakfast served in your room one morning

St. Augustine-made Claude's Chocolates

Chocolate covered strawberries

Two 30-minute individual massages by a licensed therapist

Dinner at the Columbia Restaurant

($50 gift card)

Rates and Conditions:

$269 (in addition to room charges)

This add-on romance package is ideal for honeymoons, anniversaries, or romantic getaways, anytime! Stay for any length of time, and simply add-on the package cost to your normal room charges.

Based on double occupancy, lodging, tax, and gratuities not included.

Romance Abounds

Explore the St. Augustine Lighthouse together - just the two of you. Then spend some time at the beach - so all you have to do is start strolling hand in hand! When you return to the Inn a tasty treat awaits.

Includes:

Complimentary Champagne

Gourmet Breakfast served in your room one morning

St. Augustine-made Claude's Chocolates

Scenic Bay Cruise

Rates and Conditions:

140 (in addition to room charges)

This add-on romance package is ideal for honeymoons, anniversaries, or romantic getaways, anytime! Stay for any length of time, and simply add-on the package cost to your normal room charges.

Based on double occupancy, lodging, tax, and gratuities not included.

Sweetheart Fantasy

Rent a bike/scooter/Segway or the many other forms of transportation this city offers to explore the city like kids. When you return to the Inn relax and enjoy some hot tea, chilled beverages, wine with some of our signature scones with fresh cream and raspberry jam. After your adventuresome day you may want to stay in and snuggle with a DVD from our DVD library.

Includes:

Complimentary Champagne

Gourmet Breakfast served in your room

St. Augustine-made Claude's Chocolates

Picnic Basket for two

Rates and Conditions:

$199 (in addition to room charges)

This add-on romance package is ideal for honeymoons, anniversaries, or romantic getaways, anytime! Stay for any length of time, and simply add-on the package cost to your normal room charges.

Based on double occupancy, lodging, tax, and gratuities not included.

Midweek Getaway

Rent a bike/scooter/Segway or the many other forms of transportation this city offers to explore the city like kids. When you return to the Inn relax and enjoy some hot tea, chilled beverages, wine with some of our signature scones with fresh cream and raspberry jam. After your adventuresome day, you may want to stay in and snuggle with a DVD from our DVD library.

Your 2-night, 3-day stay includes:

Evening Ghost Walk

Scenic Bay Cruise

Colonial Spanish Quarter Tour

Rates and Conditions:

$209 per night for a 2-night midweek stay in specified rooms.

Available all year round, Sunday through Thursday nights, except holiday and special event periods, based on availability. Taxes and gratuities not included. This package includes lodging in The Victoria, The Elizabeth, The Tree House, and The Cambridge bedchambers; room upgrades are available upon request. Reservations in advance are required.

Last Chance Getaway

This could be your last chance for a while!

Relax and rest together as a couple in a final getaway before the arrival of your new baby.

Includes:

Complimentary Ariel Brut Cuvee Premium de-alcoholized sparkling wine or Champagne

Gourmet breakfast served in your room

Dinner at 95 Cordova ($50 gift card)

Chocolate covered strawberries

Rates and Conditions:

$140 in addition to room charges

Your relaxing getaway also includes free guest amenities: DVD library, books, magazines, Chess, evening desserts, on-site parking. Want to relax at the beach we provide chairs, towels, umbrellas (Room rates are not included)

Discounts

We offer a 10% discount to all current military, law enforcement, and firefighters.

(Please provide identification upon arrival)

Thank you for your services!

Breakfast

antique dining room

Every morning starting at 7:15 we will be serving coffee and orange juice and between 8:30 and 9:30 we will be serving a full gourmet breakfasts. Our dishes range from the popular eggs benedict, sausage/cheese or vegetarian quiches, Belgium Waffles, Raspberry French Toast served with a variety of meats bacon, sausage or ham..and sometimes we serve a good old English breakfast a little different.. our home dish from Yorkshire, England, which consists of sausage/bacon, baked beans, eggs, mushrooms, tomatoes, and toast - an absolute delight.

*Each mornings breakfast will be different and will be prepared the evening prior so please ask our staff in regards to the dish being served and we may make the appropriate dietary/ health related adjustments, as needed.

Our breakfast will be one of the following dishes:

Eggs Benedict or Eggs Florentine

Sausage and Cheese Quiche with a biscuit

Blueberry French Toast with Bacon

Ham and Cheese Croissants with Scrambled Eggs

Banana Pancakes with Bacon

Apple Turnover French Toast with Italian Sausage

English Breakfas

Contact

Penny Farthing Inn

Address

83 Cedar St
Saint Augustine , FL 32084

(904) 824-2100

Hours

Monday: 10:00am to 8:00pm
Tuesday: 10:00am to 8:00pm
Wednesday: 10:00am to 8:00pm
Thursday: 10:00am to 8:00pm
Friday: 10:00am to 8:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am to 8:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am to 8:00pm