Once the grand home of a corporate pioneer, The Black Dolphin has been lovingly restored for a new generation. Sample our version of barefoot elegance in an overlooked corner of lush paradise.
Whether your dine with us or nearby, bring your appetite. New Symrna Beach is a foodie destination for New Southern cuisine with local sourcing with tropical flair and the freshest of catches.
Explore a natural Florida with all of your senses: swim with dolphins, surf righteous tides, paddle amid bioluminescence and create your own beach safari...
New Smyrna Beach thrives with diversity–from funky seaside restaurants to an infectious surf culture to an almost Key West-style charm. A full slate of events keep the tempo rolling year round.
With so many choices for sun, surf and nature, you'll want to browse our specials menu. Look for deals on romantic, adventuresome and relaxing getaways.
With old-world Spanish-Isle architecture, The Black Dolphin features 14 luxurious rooms, each individually designed with vintage furniture, fine art, eclectic accents and spa baths.

About The Black Dolphin Inn

When it comes to the New Smyrna Beach lodging scene, the most discriminating travelers stay at the Black Dolphin Inn. Tucked away in a quiet New Smyrna Beach neighborhood just minutes from the beach, this historic inn has a connection to the outdoors-where you can feel breezes blowing and look at seemingly endless water views. 

Our elegant and intimate Spanish Isle inspired historic estate features 14 guest rooms and suites, with private baths, which are individually designed and tastefully decorated with mid-century vintage furniture, custom art work, euro-style bedding, spa inspired bathrooms, and designer fabrics and soft-goods.

On-Site Facilities:

Three story, single structure facility with 9,000 sq. ft.
Waterfront boutique inn - located on the shores of the Indian River
14  luxuriously-appointed guest rooms and suites - most with direct or angled bay views of the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway
Complimentary on-site parking 
Flexible event and banquet space - plus numerous outdoor venues for intimate affairs and elaborate galas
Satellite parking (within 800 ft) for special events such as weddings, family reunions, and charitable events 
Open air exhibition kitchen integrated into the lobby area
Lobby Lounge Bar - serving beer and wine
Fishing pier with overnight dockage – for boats as large as 20 ft (depending upon boat draft ) 
Multiple decks and patios for maximum relaxation 
Customized fire pit feature
Two public restrooms in lobby area
Non-smoking facility
ADA compliant facilities - designated ADA guest room accommodations
Meeting rooms for small groups

Fishing Pier Amenities:

Deck chairs and seating area  
Dockside snook light
Boat dockage – (restrictions may apply)
Departure for back-country fishing excursions, kayaking, paddle board lessons and sightseeing water excursions


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