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Christmas and New Year at North Florida’s Ponte Vedra Beach Resorts

ponte vedra innRevered as the premiere family-friendly oceanfront resorts of North Florida, the Ponte Vedra Inn & Club and The Lodge & Club at Ponte Vedra Beach are extending a sleigh-full of holiday happenings for families to enjoy this holiday season. A highlight is Breakfast with Santa, which features a hearty buffet of breakfast delights, a children’s craft table, candy bar, and a special set up where the little ones can take photos with Santa and Mrs. Clause.

Families also enjoy Gingerbread house decorating parties and Santa’s Workshop, where youngsters will create an arts & crafts holiday gift to give to their family. Hayrides with Santa, Christmas caroling, holiday movie nights, sweet treats, a gingerbread cookie baking class, story time with Mrs. Claus, a letters to Santa station and more are all complements to the holiday season at Ponte Vedra Beach Resorts. On Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, delectable buffets and plated dinners will be served showcasing the Executive Chef’s Prime Rib, Maple Cured Pork Loin, Pappardelle Pasta with Shrimp, Maine Lobster Risotto, Pecan Bread Stuffing, Roasted Winter Squash, Duck Confit, Braised Wagyu Beef Cheeks, Champagne-Honey Veloute, Decadent Desserts, and more.

More adventurous guests can start their 2016 year off with a splash during the resorts’ 15th annual New Year’s Day Polar Bear Plunge, where guests dash into the Atlantic Ocean to bring in the New Year. The Lodge & Club will also be hosting a ‘Noon’ Year's Eve for the tots to enjoy. Kids ages four-ten years old can ring in the ‘Noon’ Year with a special juice toast at noon and variety of celebratory arts and crafts. A few highlights of the gourmet food served for New Year’s dinner include Yellow Tail Tuna, Wild Striped Bass, Roasted Veal Chop, Tempura Langoustine and Roasted Diver Scallops, Colorado Rack of Lamb, a variety of Homemade Dessert and Fresh Cheeses among other offerings.

Nightly rates start at $219 for the Ponte Vedra Inn & Club and $259 for The Lodge & Club. For reservations or more information click here.