Local Attractions

Support the lifestyle of your ideal Florida retirement living

At Plantation Oaks of Ormond Beach we understand that Florida retirement lifestyle living means different things to different people. And while the onsite amenities provide residents ample opportunity to fulfill recreational, social and community needs, the local attractions and surrounding area provide unique experiences simply not offered onsite. Here and around the surrounding area you can find, fulfill and further discover and enrich the meaning of your new Florida lifestyle.

The area is rich in parks and recreation, cultural endeavors, performing art centers, restaurants, beaches, even restaurants on the beach and on the river, nearby shopping, medical facilities and more.

There are fun things to do and experience. There are places to go and places to visit, points of interest and landmarks, museums and auditoriums, churches and cathedrals, nature trails and parks whatever your interest you’re sure to find it here.

Parks & Recreation

Enjoy convenient access to amazing parks and recreational facilities. You can even drive directly onto the beach in some places.

North Peninsula State Park
7 Miles 15 Minutes
Hang out at the beach and spend the afternoon relaxing in and around the North Peninsula State Park! The scenic drive to this Florida treasure never gets old and the park boasts more than two miles of stunning beaches, rolling waves, orange sand and other park amenities for you and your friends to enjoy.

Tomoka State Park
3 miles 5 minutes
View beautiful birds at Tomoka State Park, a designated Great Florida Birding Trail and Ormond’s largest park. Entry is almost free and the park offers kayak rentals, boat launch access, nature hiking trails, an onsite museum, restrooms, beverages and more.

Highbridge Park
7 miles 15 minutes
Test your fishing skills here from the bank of the waterway or from the fishing pier. Highbridge Park provides access to the waterway with a free canoe launch, boat ramp, bait shop, restrooms and more.


Tom Renick Oceanfront Park
11 miles 20 minutes
Roll onto the beach via a wheelchair accessible wooden beach at the Tom Renick Oceanfront Park. The park features a playground, sheltered picnic areas, ADA accessible restrooms, outdoor showers, off-street parking and of course the amazing Atlantic Ocean.


Andy Romano Beachside Park
9 miles 20 minutes
Enjoy one of the areas newest beachfront parks. The park offers free off-beach parking in front of a drive free zone. The free amenities include a splash pad (the grandkids are going to love you), showers to rinse your stuff, a concession stand and more.


Discover culinary gems with options for every palate. Enjoy an elegant indoor setting or sit outdoors and enjoy a beachside view.

The cities and towns surrounding Ormond Beach offer numerous dining treasures boasting accomplished chefs and unique dishes. Experience signature sweets, fresh takes on classic plates or the simple plate you always enjoy. Venture out and discover your dining treasure.


Find a wide variety of stores, shops, shopping centers and even boutiques to suit your own unique style and needs.

Discover outlet malls, quaint roadside boutiques, specialty food stores and grocery stores where shopping is a pleasure.

Halifax Plantation Roscommon Shopping Center
6 miles, 8 minutes
Shopping center includes Publix grocery store, Publix pharmacy, Publix Liquors, Dry Cleaning, Banking, 7-11 convenience store and gas station, Chinese food restaurant, Pizza parlor

Tanger Outlet Mall
11 miles 14 minutes
Tanger Outlet mall offers an open air window shopping experience via outdoor sidewalks lined with numerous stores and eateries

Volusia Mall
8 miles 15 minutes
Volusia Mall features a number of retail store, restaurants and a food court all located under one roof


One Daytona
15 miles 18 minutes
Daytona One, across from the Daytona International Speedway, features hotels, restaurants and a new movie theater with reclining seats

Arts and Culture

Artistic, cultural and visual opportunities abound from theater to history discover enrichment for all interests.

The Peabody Auditorium
14 miles 28 minutes
Partake in exceptional experiences of sight and sound from ballets and symphony orchestras to comedy and concert shows all seats are great.

Flagler Auditorium Performing Arts Center
13 miles 16 minutes
Enjoy fun filled shows and seasonal performances. Every ticket for admission guarantees a great view of each and every show.

Museum of Arts and Sciences
12 miles 25 minutes
Step back in time, spend the day exploring Florida history, experience energy of the universe, live the tonight sky or visit exotic moons of the solar system in the museum planetarium. While your there, enjoy a fresh salad, a cup of soup or a sandwich at The HoneyBaked Ham Cafe’ located in the Cici and Hyatt Brown Museum of Art.

Hospitals and Medical Facilities

AdventHealth (Closest 2 of 5 locations)

AdventHealth Palm Coast -12 miles 15 minutes

AdventHealth Daytona Beach – Daytona Beach – 9 miles 12 minutes

Halifax Medical Center 16 miles 18 minutes

For your loved pet:

Flagler Animal Hospital (For Pets Open 24 Hours) 11 miles 12 minutes

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Plantation Oaks of Ormond Beach   •   2380 Chretien Drive, Ormond Beach, Florida 32174   • 386.310.7607