Friends will be on “island time” as before long as they arrive at the Margaritaville Seashore Resort in Jacksonville Seashore, which opens Tuesday at the very least a thirty day period ahead of program irrespective of some COVID-19 pandemic slowdowns regarding materials and permits.
The beachfront resort hotel at 715 1st St. N. boasts 202 visitor rooms and suites as nicely as the well-known, two-tale LandShark Bar & Grill.
Other luxury facilities contain a floor-level pool with boardwalk access, a health center, outdoor eating, fireplace pits and meeting room. In addition, there is ground-flooring retail place and much more than 200 parking areas.
“Locale is one particular of our major amenities,” Kristin Delgado, hotel normal manager, told the Moments-Union on Monday as closing preparations were being underway to welcome friends.
Delgado reported bookings have been coming in at a brisk tempo though she did not have the most latest numbers Monday.
The lodge and restaurant emulate the comfortable, enjoyable-crammed ambiance of the islands that songwriter Jimmy Buffet has created common around the yrs.
Margaritaville Beach Hotel and the LandShark Bar & Grill, she claimed, will be a distinctive vacation spot for guests.
“There are a ton of other hotels,” Delgado replied when requested about the opposition in the hospitality business at the Shorelines. But Margaritaville Seashore Resorts provide hospitality and an expertise that other individuals will not, and won’t be able to match, she mentioned.
“We are completely diverse from any other hotel. We are right here to make and supply enjoyment and escapism for our attendees,” Delgado claimed.
Delgado reported the two-tale LandShark Bar & Grill, with its upstairs LandShark Lookout, features good sights of the beach front and Atlantic Ocean as well as a major-notch menu and choice of cocktails, beer and wine.
The restaurant, far too, opens Tuesday, offering American beach cuisine, Delgado claimed.
In maintaining with one of Buffet’s most well known songs, “Cheeseburger in Paradise,” the restaurant menu includes burgers as nicely as sandwiches, salads, and a bounty of seafood and fish entrees.
In addition, there will be a range of margaritas and boat beverages obtainable at the comprehensive bar.
The 8-tale resort, which broke floor in March 2019, price tag an approximated $50 million to construct, Manoj Bhoola, president and chief running officer, of the developer — Elite Hospitality LLC — earlier instructed the Instances-Union. Elite Hospitality bought the Jacksonville Seashore property for $11 million in October 2017.