Ponte Vedra Beach is an unincorporated seaside community in St. Johns County, Florida. Located eighteen miles southeast of downtown Jacksonville and 26 miles north of St. Augustine, it is part of the Jacksonville Beaches area.
The area is known for its resorts including the Ponte Vedra Inn and Club, the Lodge and Club, and the Marriott at Sawgrass. It also lies within St. Johns County, which is the wealthiest county in Florida. Ponte Vedra Beach is an upper-income tourist resort area best known for its association with golf and is home to the PGA Tour and the Players Championship. The Ponte Vedra area is known for being a very influential area of North Florida, and boasts one of the best school districts in Florida. Ponte Vedra Beach was 50th on the list of 100 finalists for CNN and Money Magazine's 2005 List of the Best Places to Live. It was the first place in Florida to be named in that year and one of only four areas in the state to make the cut. Outdoor art and music festivals are popular throughout the year and the miles-long white sand beaches are a key attraction. There are many fun restaurants that offer exciting menus and scenic views of the ocean or the intracoastal waterway while you dine.
Lulu's Waterfront Grill: http://www.luluswaterfrontgrille.com/
Two Dudes Seafood: http://twodudesrestaurant.com/
Al's Pizza: https://www.alspizza.com/
Woody's BBQ: https://woodys.com/
3 Palms Grille: http://3palmsgrille.com/
Palm Valley Fish Camp: http://www.palmvalleyfishcamp.com/
Things to Do:
Bird Island Park: http://www.co.st-johns.fl.us/recreation/parks/BirdIslandPark.aspx
TPC Sawgrass: https://tpc.com/sawgrass/
Ponte Vedra Concert Hall: https://www.pvconcerthall.com/
Ponte Vedra Inn & Club: https://www.pontevedra.com/
Guana Outpost: https://northguanaoutpost.com/
Guana Tolomato Matanzas Reserve: https://gtmnerr.org/