Just a few short miles south on a1a from Casa Del Playa, at the southernmost tip of the peninsula, is the off-the-beaten-path area of Ponce Inlet and the home of the tallest lighthouse in Florida. Spend a day or two discovering quaint Ponce Inlet, Ponce Inlet Lighthouse and Marine Science Center. At 175-feet tall and 203 steps, Ponce Inlet Lighthouse is at once one of the area’s hidden gems and quite a stand out.
Daytona International Speedway has enduring appeal all year for all ages! It doesn’t have to be Speedweeks to get your blood racing. And you don’t have to be a race fan to get spellbound by a Speedway Track Tour. It’s a massive multi-sports facility that leaves visitors in awe with every visit. Kids love it at the track, too! It charges up their imagination and gives them plenty to see and do.
Disney’s Magic Kingdom was the first ever attraction to open at Orlando’s sprawling Walt Disney World back in 1971, and still remains as one of the most popular theme parks on the planet today. With the iconic Cinderella Castle as its centerpiece, the park promises a long list of Disney-inspired rides, roller coasters, and attractions spread across an enormous 107-acre site.
The Universal Studios Orlando Resort, commonly known as Universal Orlando, formerly Universal Studios Escape, is an American theme park and entertainment resort complex based in Orlando, Florida. The resort is operated by Universal Parks & Resorts. It is wholly owned by NBCUniversal, a division of Comcast. Universal Orlando is the second-largest resort in Greater Orlando, after the Walt Disney World resort, covering 541 aces of land.
Just over a mile South of Casa Del Playa on a1a - As its name implies, this historic landmark is where the races were held from 1936 until the war and continued with the first grand national race in 1949 until 1958 when the races were moved to the new speedway. You may find one of the living legends of autoracing dining there on any given day. Racings' proudly displays their racing memorabilia that has been donated by some of the greatest racing legends known to man. Racing's offers its guests waterfront dining, Live music and serves up some of the best chow in town.
Less than a mile from Casa Del Playa - Boondocks restaurant offers a fresh array of seafood and tropical drinks. Family owned and operated for 17 years, the Davis family prides themselves on serving high-quality food in a casual outdoor atmosphere. Overlooking the Beautiful adventure yacht Harbor Marina in Wilbur by the Sea, on the Halifax River. You can dine outdoors enjoying beautiful sunsets while your children enjoy feeding the fish. The menu is very for all appetites with homemade soups and sauces. Boondocks is a must for vacationers.
SeaWorld is only an hour and fifteen minutes away from Daytona and currently has 3 coasters on property making this theme park a very popular destination. Kraken is the world's second longest floorless coaster at 4,177 feet, has 144ft drops, 7 inversions at speeds up to 65mph, reaching a g-force of 3.9!
Walking distance from Casa Del Playa - The Sunglow Fishing Pier has been around since 1960 and is a great place to fish and spend quality time with friends and family. Pier anglers are known to catch a wide variety of fish on the Sunglow Pier such as Whiting, Kings, Pompanos, Flounder, Trout, Spanish Mackeral, Sheep’s Head, Blues, Sail Cat, Tarpon and different kinds of shark species!