ORMOND Seashore — An out-of-state real estate improvement group not too long ago bought two beachside attributes alongside A1A in Ormond Beach with options to build equally an oceanfront lodge as perfectly as a retail/household complicated across the road.
Listed here are 5 issues to know about the “Ormond Seaside Lodge” job:
1. It will be a Home Inn by Marriott
The preliminary web-site map submitted to the metropolis describes the challenge as the “Ormond Seaside Hotel” but “it really is heading to become a Residence Inn by Marriott,” confirmed land-use lawyer Rob Merrell of Cobb Cole, who represents the project’s developer, Greenville, South Carolina-primarily based Blackstream Improvement.
The 5-story, 137-space extended-stay hotel at 251 S. Atlantic Ave. in Ormond Beach will be the 3rd Residence Inn by Marriott in the Volusia-Flagler location. Currently, there is just one 9.5 miles to the south in Daytona Seaside Shores, at 3209 S. Atlantic Ave. The other is roughly nine miles to the south and west at 1725 Richard Petty Blvd., future to Daytona Beach front Intercontinental Airport in Daytona Seashore.
2. The oceanfront web site has been dwelling to motels prior to
The two-acre large amount where by the Home Inn by Marriott Ormond Seashore is presently vacant, but it has been property to quite a few accommodations relationship back again to the 1970s when a developer named Jacob Fine built a seven-tale lodge termed The Alaskan Motel. Wonderful at the time also owned The Plaza Resort in Daytona Seashore, in accordance to a historical past of The Plaza Resort posted on the internet at tranzon.com. A classic postcard from the late ’70s of The Alaskan described it as supplying 139 oceanfront rooms.” “It had to be rebuilt various years later on and grew to become The Quality Inn Oceanside in 1984,” reported regional heritage buff Don Williamson of Ormond Seashore. It then became a resort known as the Surfside Resort & Suites, which closed immediately after the hurricanes in 2004. The lodge was demolished in 2010.
3. The other internet site was a clinic
Blackstream on Might 5 also bought the 4.25-acre vacant home throughout the road at 264 S. Atlantic Ave. with options to generate supplemental parking for the resort as well as 15 single-loved ones households. The web site applied to be a hospital that opened in 1955 as the Ormond Seaside Osteopathic Healthcare facility. “The first clinic was crafted there by Dr. John Hull Sr.,” said Williamson. “In 1967, they absorbed the Howard Johnson’s (cafe) to the south and under no circumstances seemed again.” The clinic began with 12 beds and eventually grew to have 80. It was renamed the “Peninsula Clinical Heart” in the 1980s and then turned Florida Healthcare facility Oceanside soon after it was acquired by AdventHealth. Florida Medical center Oceanside shut and never ever reopened right after sustaining extensive damage from Hurricane Irma in September 2017. The developing was torn down in 2019.
Tim Davis, the business Real estate agent with SVN Alliance Business Genuine Estate Advisors, who represented Blackstream in obtaining equally the two properties in Ormond Beach mentioned his shoppers had been thinking about a selection of opportunity makes use of for the former Oceanside clinic web-site in addition to making use of a portion for a 62-room overflow hotel parking large amount. These other prospective makes use of, he reported, could consist of expert business office area, retail/cafe place, and solitary-household properties.
Merrell on Wednesday early morning stated of his purchasers, “We created the decision to do one-spouse and children household in that region in order to be appropriate with the surrounding community to the west of the (previous Oceanside healthcare facility) web site. The only non-residential use on that property will be the parking whole lot to help the lodge across the road.”
4. It will form a new row of oceanfront accommodations
Blackstream’s planned Home Inn by Marriott Ormond Beach will type a new row of oceanfront hotels that incorporate the Best Western Castillo Del Sol, Plantation Island, New Horizons Journey, The Cove on Ormond Seashore and Oceanside 99 hotels to the north, and Times Inn by Wyndham Ormond Beach front Mainsail Oceanfront, and Excellent Inn Oceanfront lodges to the south.
5. It can be just a limited wander to dining establishments and outlets
The planned Residence Inn by Marriott Ormond Beach will be surrounded by restaurants and stores, including Dunkin’ Donuts, the original Stonewood Tavern & Grill, Lulu’s Oceanside Grille, each a CVS and Walgreens pharmacy on opposite corners of the intersection of East Granada Boulevard and A1A as nicely as a searching center and much more alongside Granada.
This article originally appeared on The Daytona Seashore Information-Journal: Ormond Beach front lodge challenge: 5 items to know