There is no better way to connect with your girlfriends than by soaking up the sun in a picturesque destination. For a special getaway that the ladies closest to you will not soon forget, head to New Smyrna Beach, Florida! Home to pristine white sand beaches, charming accommodations, relaxing spas, adorable boutiques and plenty of unique galleries, New Smyrna Beach has offerings that are perfect for your next ladies' retreat.
Soak up the sun on pristine white sand beaches:
New Smyrna Beach is known for its 17-mile stretch of picturesque white sandy beaches with plenty of access points. Spend the day sunbathing and listening to the serene sound of the waves crashing in the background. Fun fact: New Smyrna is well-known as an incredible surfing destination! For the adventurous ladies in the group who want to get active, there are plenty of local businesses offering surf lessons. Be sure to check out Jimmy Lane Surf Academy and Red Dog Surf Shop, a full-service shop offering training for all skill levels. If you are looking for a more relaxing active beach adventure, beachside yoga might be perfect for you. Om Sunshine Yoga offers beach yoga, stand up paddle boarding (SUP) yoga and more that are great for beginners and seasoned yogis.
Go on a shopping spree:
New Smyrna Beach is home to incredible shopping! Head to the Pavilion at Port Orange, Canal Street and Flagler Avenue to find cute clothing and fantastic souvenirs. The Pavilion at Port Orange is an open-air shopping and entertainment center featuring well-known brands. Flagler Avenue is a seaside beach street lined with quaint boutiques and galleries. Canal Street is part of the historic downtown New Smyrna Beach, and offers a vibrant blend of specialty shops, boutiques and art galleries. Be sure to stop by Pepper’s Boutique on Canal Street for fashionable women’s clothing offering designer collections like Articles of Society Los Angeles and many more. If you are on Flagler Avenue, be sure to stop by Gyftz for home décor, gifts, and one of a kind offerings.
Embrace total relaxation at one of the New Smyrna Beach spas:
No girl’s getaway to New Smyrna Beach is complete without a trip to one of the area spas. For those looking to unwind and relax after a long day in the sun, a treatment at one of the area spas will you feeling refreshed and rejuvenated. Visitors can check out Abundant Health Day Spa, The Spa at Venetian Bay, The Spa at Riverview or any of the other incredible spa offerings that can be found here. All of the spas in the area offer extensive menus with indulgent services that will enhance your mind, body and soul.
Find your perfect accommodation:
New Smyrna Beach offers a host of charming bed and breakfasts, amazing ocean-side hotels, and tons of vacation rental properties suited to accommodate groups of all sizes and budgets. If you are heading to New Smyrna Beach with a group of 5-10 ladies who would like a unique experience, we recommend planning ahead and renting out all five rooms at the Salty Mermaid. The Salty Mermaid is a beachside inn with modern décor and fantastic views of the ocean. For those looking for an upscale getaway, head to The Black Dolphin Inn a beautiful inn with spacious rooms and stylish decor. Check out the accommodations page for a full list of lodging options in the area.
No matter your itinerary or interests, New Smyrna Beach is an idyllic destination for an unforgettable girl’s getaway. For more information on New Smyrna Beach, and to plan your next getaway, please visit https://visitnsbfl.com/stay