Originally Posted by floridatennisdude
Jax Beach is great, but the hidden gem on the Space Coast is St Augustine. It's an hour south of Jax, but get a condo on the beach and enjoy Florida for a week. You won't hit peak season rates in February. Some of the best restaurants are downtown near Flagler College.
St Augustine is nice for a visit but the drive back and forth might get old. If you do stay in St Augustine, you may want to find a place downtown rather than at the beach.