Welcome to the award winning AAA Four Diamond Black Dolphin Inn featuring 14 luxurious rooms, each individually designed with vintage furniture, fine art, eclectic accents and spa baths.
Superior Coastal Book Now (386) 410-4868
Attractively decorated and furnished with a queen bed, this second floor level guest accommodation evokes a calm and comfortable ambiance offering our best value – with limited views featuring an enticing peek of the Indian River and the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway
TripAdvisor Tip: "Each room is unique and beautifully appointed. You literally can't go wrong!"
Courtyard View Book Now (386) 410-4868
These spacious and beautifully appointed first floor level units feature two king beds - with views overlooking a lush subtropical interior courtyard, surrounded by a white stucco-clad wall for your privacy and comfort. One of these Courtyard View rooms is handicap accessible and is equipped with a spacious walk-in shower - wrapped with glass mosaic tile.
TripAdvisor Tip: "If you are travelling with dogs, Unit #102 and #103 have direct access to the enclosed courtyard."
Deluxe Bay View Book Now (386) 410-4868
The Deluxe Bay View units, which feature "angled" bay views of the Indian River and the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway - offer world class amenities and a generous floor plan with a King size bed, spa inspired bathroom with glass mosaic tile, a Mirabelle air-jetted tub, wet bars with granite countertops, a wine chiller, and private outdoor furnished balconies - where you can curl up with a glass of wine and savor bay breezes.
TripAdvisor Tip: "Our balcony, in Unit #206, had a huge tree limb growing across it. Very cool!"
"Room #205 is just unbelievable. It's a little paradise in Florida."
Premium Bay Front Book Now (386) 410-4868
These beautifully appointed Northeast corner units, with a King size bed and private furnished balcony - feature a spa inspired bathroom with glass mosaic tile, multiple windows that fill the room with natural light, and panoramic unobstructed “direct” views of the Indian River and Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway, where you can feel breezes blowing and watch dolphins dancing on the water.
TripAdvisor Tip: "Premium Bay Front King has great views and is a great value."
Luxury Bay Front Book Now (386) 410-4868
One of our most popular room types, the 2nd floor level Luxury Bay Front unit features a “free-floating” Kohler soaking tub centered under a sky-lit cupola with remote controlled shades, a separate glass enclosed shower with exquisite glass mosaic tile, and an expansive 300 ft2 second floor "community" deck overlooking the Indian River and the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway.
TripAdvisor Tip: "Our room, the Luxury Bay Front: Elegant, comfortable, super clean, very romantic, professionally decorated (a blend of old style Florida plus contemporary features) and exceeded all of our expectations."
Bay Front Suite Book Now (386) 410-4868
With dramatic views at every turn, this Southeast corner 2nd floor One Bedroom Bay Front Suite features a luxurious King bed with an adjoining sitting area equipped with a leather couch, multiple sets of windows offering generous natural light, a private furnished balcony with awe-inspiring "direct" views of the Indian River and Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway which offers an incomparable and restful respite from the stresses of everyday life.
TripAdvisor Tip: "We had room #204 with a view of the Intracoastal. We watched boats and dolphins throughout the day. Very nice!"
Bay View Suite Book Now (386) 410-4868
The Bay View One Bedroom Suite features a spacious bedroom with a King size bed and adjoining sitting area with a queen size sleep sofa. Soak up the sun on your private furnished balcony or outdoor terrace while enjoying a panoramic view of the Indian River and the neighboring island beach community. Enjoy the twinkling lights of the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway – with sailboats silhouetted against the skyline. The separate living and sleeping room areas allow you to entertain family and friends or conduct small business meetings within the privacy of your suite.
TripAdvisor Tip: "My favorite is the room with the balcony built around the towering oak. The room is classy, hip and elegant."
Honeymoon Suite Book Now (386) 410-4868
With almost 500 sq. ft. of interior space, this spectacular 3rd floor level penthouse suite features a corner air-jetted soaking tub in the Master Bedroom with a luxurious King size bed, a 47" flat-screen TV, and a separate glass enclosed shower in the spa-inspired bathroom. Double pocket doors, which can be opened to create one large space -lead to the adjacent living room featuring a sitting area with a leather sofa, entertainment size wet bar with granite counter-tops, wine chiller, and a furnished balcony under an incredible canopy of palm trees and century old oaks - with dazzling views of the Indian River and the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway.
TripAdvisor Tip: "We stayed in the Honeymoon Suite with a private balcony and the sunrises were as beautiful as my girlfriend."
December 23, 2016 - April 30, 2017
($219 - $359)
Room rates subject to change
Superior Coastal Room: $219 - $239
Courtyard View: $239 - $259
Deluxe Bay View: $259 - $279
Premium Bay Front: $279 - $299
Luxury Bay Front: $299 - $319
One Bedroom Suites
Bay Front Suite $299 - $319
Bay View Suite $319 - $339
Honeymoon Suite $339 - $359
May 1, 2017 - September 4, 2017
($189 - $339)
Room Rates subject to change
Superior Coastal Room $189 - $219
Courtyard View $209 - $ 239
Deluxe Bay View $229 - $259
Premium Bay Front $249 - $279
Luxury Bay Front $269 - $299
One Bedroom Suites
Bay Front Suite $269 - $299
Bay View Suite $289 - $319
Honeymoon Suite $309 - $339
September 4, 2017 - December 22, 2017
($169 - $329)
Room Rates Subject to change
Superior Coastal Room $169 - $209
Courtyard View $189 - $229
Deluxe Bay View $209 - $249
Premium Bay Front $229 - $269
Luxury Bay Front $249 - $289
One Bedroom Suites
Bay Front Suite $249 - $289
Bay View Suite $269 - $309
Honeymoon Suite $289 - $329
2016/2017 HOLIDAY & SPECIAL EVENT DATES
Room Rates and Taxes: All rates based on single or double occupancy. Room rates, state and local taxes are subject to change without notice. Rates and minimum stays subject to change.
Special Rates: May apply during holiday and special event periods.
Corporate Rate Policy: Corporate rates based upon single occupancy and a minimum 2 night stay, during the weekday period. For double occupancy - standard rates apply.
Taxes: All rooms subject to a 12.5% Florida sales and local bed tax.
2017 Minimum Stay Requirements: All Holiday and Special Event Rate Seasons - 2/22-2/27 (Daytona 500), 3/15-3/19 (Bike Week), 5/25-5/28 (Memorial Day), 6/30-7/4 (4th of July/CokeZero 400), 9/01-9/04 (Labor Day), 10/13-10/16 (Biketoberfest), 11/23-11/26 (Thanksgiving) and 12/23-01/01/17 (Christmas) minimum stays required (Call for specific information)
Maximum Occupancy: Maximum 2 guests in all unit types - with the exception of the Courtyard View Units (2 King Beds) and the One Bedroom Bay View Suites (King & Queen Sleep Sofa) which allow for a maximum of 4 guests.
Extra Person Rate: Extra person rates apply when occupancy exceeds 2 persons - based on bed mix. Add $35.00 plus 12.5% sales tax per person per night.
Room Confirmations: Once the payment of the advanced deposit is received - confirmation details will be emailed.
Packages: Lifestyle and Hot Deal packages available must be booked directly with the resort.
Rollaways: No rollaways or cots are permitted due to property insurance restrictions.
Family Plan: Children 12 and under when staying in the same room with their parents are free.
Gratuity Policy: Gratuities are not included in any of our room rates or our packages and are at the discretion of our guests.
Pet Policy: The Black Dolphin Inn has "pet-friendly" designated accommodations which are located on the first floor of the building - all of which have private exterior entrances. For specific reference, Units #102 and #103 in our Courtyard View unit type and Unit #105 in our One Bedroom Bay View Suite unit type are designated pet-friendly accommodations. There is a non-refundable $50.00 charge per stay - with a maximum of 2 pets per unit. Advance notification is required by calling the Black Dolphin Inn directly when reserving a "pet friendly" accommodation. Guests are required to leave a cell phone number at the Front Desk in the event that the pet owner needs to be contacted.
Find out about our special offers or make your reservation now. If you prefer, call us at:
855-410-4868 (US and Canada)
Book Direct for our Best Rate Guarantee
While there are few guarantees in life, the Black Dolphin Inn is pleased to introduce its Best Rate policy where we guarantee that you will not find a better ”publicly available” rate anywhere else - including on-line travel agencies.
Securing the Best Available Rate for your stay is easy:
For clarification purposes, rates that are not “publicly available” include negotiated corporate or group rates, extended long term stays, organizations or clubs where a fee is paid, auction websites, run-of house rates – with no room type guarantee, inclusive rates such as packages, and Priceline and Hotwire who do not disclose the hotel rented until after the reservation is booked. The Best rate Guarantee does not does not apply to rate disparities or differences in currency exchange rates or rate differences due to rounding to the nearest dollar.
Whether taking in a sweeping and panoramic view of the bay from a lounge chair on the front porch or soaking in one of our jetted spa tubs, the Black Dolphin Inn is a true "vacation state of mind" that relishes the companionship of friends, the romance of the bay, and the luxury of time well spent. Imagine lazily drifting manatees, preening shoreline birds, majestic pelicans, leaping dolphins, meandering sea turtles, flowing ebb-tides and mangrove lined islands - all of which are enhanced by an array of "complimentary" recreational amenities including:
Beach Towels, Chairs & Umbrellas - We'll help ensure that your day at the beach is perfectly comfortable. Enjoy the use of our complimentary leisure equipment and have some fun in the sun!
Fire Pit Feature- Our fire pit feature with views of the Indian River – adds aesthetic elements that lend drama, interest and warmth – and acts as a natural gathering place where guests can enjoy the warmth of fire and a sense of companionship with their friends.
Black Dolphin Inn Beach Tote Bags - What better way to conveniently carry everything that you'll need at the beach? We'll provide a logoed tote bag for your belongings.
Fishing Poles - Enjoy a nice relaxing day fishing the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway from our private dock. Our fishing poles are setup and ready for you to use and are located next to our Front Office.
Beverage Coolers - Keep your drinks, and your lunch cold and refreshing while fishing or lounging at the beach.
Surfboards & Boogie Boards - New Smyrna Beach offers the most consistent surf break in Florida, and is continually voted one of the best surf towns in the United States. See what all the fuss is about, without the hassle of traveling with a surfboard in tow - borrow one of ours!
Cornhole Boards & Beanbags - Have some outdoor family fun with this game of beanbag toss! Easy to learn, and enjoyable for players of any age. There is plenty of room for gameplay in our beautiful courtyard area.
Public Bicycles - Our fleet of Dutch-style bicycles are lightweight, fun, and stylish. perfect for a casual sightseeing tour around town, or a peaceful outing along the river. We'll provide a lock for your convenience, allowing you to enjoy some of the plentiful restaurants or shops in new Smyrna Beach at your leisure.
Complimentary recreational equipment will be provided on a first come, first serve basis and should be coordinated through the Front Office adjacent to the main lobby.
Available for rental at our Private Dock:
Kayaks - Rentals starting at $15/hr.
Black Dolphin Inn Customized Standup Paddleboards - Rentals starting at $25/hr.
Surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean to the east, the Intracoastal Waterway to the west and Mosquito Lagoon in between, New Smyrna Beach is the ideal location for a variety of water sports. There is no better way to enjoy a view of what our community has to offer than to rent a kayak or a Black Dolphin Inn customized stand up paddleboard (SUP) and venture into these pristine environments on your own adventure. Watch for dolphin, manatees, sea turtles and many different indigenous birds which frequent our area.
With our compliments
Special Room Features
We offer a fresh visionary approach to hospitality with 21st century technologies, services, and ADA compliant features which include:
For your service:
• High Speed Internet Access in All Guest Rooms and Suites
• Wireless High Speed Internet Access in All Guest Rooms
• In-Room Electronic Safe
• I-Pod Docking Station
• 42” - 47” Flat Screen TV’s
• Voice Mail
For your security and comfort:
• Entry Door Peepholes – With Privacy Cover
• Hurd - Triple Locking Door(s)
• Electronic Smoke Detector(s)
• Centralized Fire Suppression System Through-out the Complex
• Black-out Drapes in the Sleeping Area in Each Guest Room Accommodation
• Posted Evacuation Directions in Each Unit
• Impact Glass Windows in All Guest Rooms
For your ADA accessibility needs:
• Mobility Accessible Room – Featuring 2 King Beds with a Roll-In-Shower
• An Accessible Path of Travel from Arrival to the Lobby Area to a Designated ADA Room – as well as Access to the Great Lounge Room, Lobby Beverage Refreshment Bar, and Public Restrooms.
• Grab Bars in the Bathroom
• Our Accessible Guest Room has Emergency Visual Fire/Smoke Alarm and Notification Devices
• Entry and Passage Doors that Provide 36”of Clear Width
We welcome all dogs and cats, regardless of weight or breed (maximum of 2 pets per unit). The Black Dolphin Inn has "pet-friendly" designated accommodations which are located on the first floor of the building - all of which have private exterior entrances. For specific reference, Units #102 and #103 in our Courtyard View unit type and Unit #105 in our One Bedroom Bay View Suite unit type are designated pet-friendly accommodations. There is a non-refundable $50.00 charge per stay - with a maximum of 2 pets per unit. Advance notification is required by calling the Black Dolphin Inn directly when reserving a "pet-friendly" accommodation.
In addition, the Black Dolphin Inn allows Service Dogs that are individually trained to do work or perform tasks for people with disabilities - at no charge. Dogs whose sole function is to provide comfort or emotional support, do not qualify as service animals under the ADA.
Please review the following terms and conditions as a prerequisite to having your pet stay in one of our “pet-designated” guest accommodations:
On-Site Pet Walking Area:
While on the premises of the Black Dolphin Inn, please feel free to walk your dog(s) in the Courtyard area which is enclosed by a white stucco clad privacy wall on the south side of the inn.
You must always leash your pet when they are not in your guest accommodation. We respectfully ask that you keep the Black Dolphin Inn Bar and Lobby area free of your 4 legged friends while breakfast is served between the hours of 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Housekeeping will need to clean your unit during your stay on a daily basis. For the well-being of your pet, as well as the safety of our staff - - please let the Front Desk know when your pet is alone in your unit. Also, please place the “pet in unit” sign (available at the Front Desk) on the outside of your unit door.
You are responsible for any damage caused by your pet. Remember, our guest accommodations are equipped with high-end furnishings and accessorized with artwork and antiques – and every effort must be made to make sure that they are not damaged.
You are responsible for any disturbance caused by your pet when you are not in your unit. If your pet cannot be left alone without making noise that could negatively impact the stay of another B&B guest - you will need to take your pet(s) with you when you leave your unit. The Black Dolphin Inn requires that our guests provide us with their cell phone number -should circumstances warrant the need to contact you while you are a guest of the Black Dolphin Inn.
Places to Take Your Pet
While staying at the Black Dolphin Inn with your family pet, you will be surprised at the number of pet-friendly venues New Smyrna Beach has to offer. Your visit might include a trip to Smyrna Dunes Park, where your pooch can romp on the beach and swim in the ocean or shop at Silly Willie’s, a pet boutique on Flagler Avenue.
Pet Friendly Beach
Smyrna Dunes Park, 2995 N. Peninsula Drive, New Smyrna Beach:
Dogs are welcome to join you on-leash at this lovely inlet which also includes showers, bathrooms, and loads of parking. $10 per vehicle; $1 per person for vehicles with more than 8 people. Open daily sunrise to sunset. Call 386-424-2935 for more info.
New Smyrna Dog Park, 2641 Paige Avenue, New Smyrna Beach:
A one-acre fenced area divided into large and small dog play areas. The grounds are grassed with shade shelter, dog and people water fountain and open areas with concrete structures for doggie play. For more information call 386-424-2175.
Flagler Avenue Park, Flagler Avenue, beach front park just off Flagler Avenue.
Mary McLeod Bethune Beach Park, 6656 W. Atlantic Ave., New Smyrna Beach
27th Avenue Park, 3701 S. Atlantic Ave., New Smyrna Beach
Sugar Mill Ruins, 600 Mission Drive, New Smyrna Beach
River Breeze Park, 250 H.H. Burch Rd., Oak Hill
Pets are welcome at the above Volusia County Parks as long as the owners abide by the following rules:
• Pets must be kept under restraint and control at all times. The penalty for violation is $55.
• Owners must clean up after their pet. The penalty for violation is $55.
• Dangerous or aggressive animals will not be tolerated in any park. The penalty for violation is up to $5,000.
Pet Friendly Dining
Cafe Verde, 301 Flagler Ave., 386-957-3958 - Outdoor seating, weather permitting, behind Clancy's Cantina.
Cafe Heavenly, 115 Flagler Ave., 386-427-7475 - Best on non-rainy days, provides doggie ice cream with a cookie.
Clancy's Cantina, 301 Flagler Ave., 386-428-4500 - Outdoor seating, covered deck.
Gnarly Surf Bar and Grill, 114 Flagler Ave., 386-957-3844 - Outdoor covered deck, provides water bowl.
Johnny's Restaurant, 414 Flagler Ave., 386-402-8861
New Smyrna Steakhouse, 723 E. 3rd Ave., 386-424-9696
Norwood's Seafood Restaurant, 400 E. 2nd Ave., 386-428-4621 - Covered outside deck, provides water for your dog
Spanish River Grill, 737 E. 3rd Ave., 386-424-6991
That's Amore Restaurant, 103 S. Pine St., 386-957-4956 - Covered seating outside.
The Dolphin View, 107 N. Riverside Dr., 386-402-8859
The Taco Shack, 642 N. Dixie Freeway, 386-428-9882 - Outside seating and locally owned and operated.
Yellow Dog Eats, 147 Canal Street, 386-410-4824
Suggestion: Please call first to make sure the restaurant continues to allow your dog to dine with you.
Local Pet Resources
While staying at Black Dolphin Inn you will also find many opportunities for pampering your pet, if needed. Below is a list of parks, kennels, groomers, shops and veterinarians:
Pet Supplies & Foods
Humane Societies (The places to call for a lost pet)