Jacksonville Port Hotels

There are numerous Jacksonville port hotels, and a number of them are located close to the JAXPORT Cruise Terminal, at Dames Point Marine Terminal in northeast Jacksonville. The cruise terminal is conveniently located only 15 minutes from the Jacksonville International Airport. Special parking rates apply for cruise passengers and advance booking isn't necessary. The lot is well lighted and patrolled 24 hours a day by security, so passengers can feel secure leaving their vehicles in the lot while on their cruise. Handicapped parking is also provided. If you're looking for an elegant hotel to unwind after your Carnival Cruise, or a comfortable place to stay before departure on the cruise ship, Jacksonville has something for everyone. Jacksonville Landing is a complex of resturants, shops, and live entertainment in the downtown area, and is one of the most popular attractions. The Northbank and Southbank have restaurants, riverwalks, and museums.

Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Blount Island

10148 New Berlin Road

Jacksonville, Florida

The Holiday Inn Express Hotel is the closest hotel to the cruise terminal, and is 12 miles from downtown Jacksonville. Amenities include phones, high speed Internet, TVs, coffeemakers, and hair dryers. The hotel has an outdoor pool and whirlpool. Complimentary breakfast is served. The hotel is pet friendly. Rates start at $98.00 per night.

Hyatt Place Jacksonville Airport

14565 Duval Road

Jacksonville, Florida

The Hyatt Place Jacksonville Airport Hotel features wireless internet, coffee/tea makers, cable/satellite tv, refrigerators, clock radios, and complimentary breakfast. A coffee shop and outdoor swimming pool are on the property. Complimentary onsite parking is provided. Rates start at $77.00 per night.

Microtel Inn and Suites

13200 International Airport Blvd.

Jacksonville, Florida

Microtel and Suites is located a 1/2 mile from the airport terminal and 10 miles from JAXPORT cruise terminal. Shuttle service to the cruise terminal is provided at a reasonable rate. Amenities include a complimentary breakfast, high speed Internet, micro fridges, coffeemakers, free local and long distance within the US, and color TVs with cable and HBO. The hotel has an outdoor pool. Several restaurants including Appleby's, Denny's, Ruby Tuesday's, and Longhorn Steakhouse are located nearby. Rates start at $69.00 per night.

Plaza Hotel and Suites

14585 Duval Road

Jacksonville, Florida

The Plaza Hotel and Suites is located 2 miles from Jacksonville International Airport and offers guest complimentary airport shuttle service. The Plaza's roomy, comfortable suites included microwaves, refrigerators, coffee makers, high speed Internet, and cable TV. Complimenatry continental breakfast is served, and the hotel is close to the sea port and area attractions. Rates start at $172.80 per night.

Quality Suites Oceanfront Hotel

Jacksonville Beach

Jacksonville, Florida

The Quality Suites Oceanfront Hotel is located 28 miles from Jacksonville Airport. All of the rooms in the hotel are suites, and each has a private balcony with an ocean view. Amenities include cable tv, high speed internet, local phone service, refrigerators, microwaves, coffeemakers, hair dryers and a complimentary breakfast buffet. Attractions include numerous restaurants, shops, and art galleries along the beach. The Jacksonville Zoo and Marineland are nearby. Rates start at $139.99 per night.

Clarion Hotel Conference Center Jacksonville Airport

2101 Dixie Clipper Drive

Jacksonville, Florida

The Clarion Hotel located at the Jacksonville Airport is 12 miles from downtown. Amenities include free Internet access, offeemaker, hairdryer, and phone service. A complimentary continental breakfast is served. The full service Destinations Restaurant and Lounge as well as Choice Picks Food Court are located within the hotel. The Clarion has a pool and fitness center, and is pet friendly. Rates start at $89.99 per night.

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