Stay at Water Street Hotel in Apalachicola

Historic Apalachicola, Florida

Welcome to Apalachicola, a jewel along Florida's esteemed Forgotten Coast. Immerse yourself in the tranquil ambiance that defines our charming town, where residents and visitors alike revel in a laid-back atmosphere. At Water Street Hotel, we invite you to experience the authentic allure of Apalachicola, where time seems to slow down amidst a backdrop of historic charm and natural beauty.

Historic Apalachicola FloridaExplore our quaint streets lined with antique shops and art galleries, where the echoes of a bygone era resonate through more than 250 historic sites listed on the National Register of Historic Places. As you wander, witness the timeless spectacle of fishermen returning with their daily bounty, showcasing the freshest catches from the pristine waters of the Apalachicola Bay.

Indulge in the unparalleled flavors of our region, renowned for producing some of the world's most exquisite oysters and seafood. Whether you're casting a line, paddling along scenic waterways, or simply basking in the serenity of our award-winning beaches, Florida's Forgotten Coast offers an array of outdoor pursuits to satisfy every adventurer.

Let Water Street Hotel be your gateway to an unforgettable retreat along the shores of the Forgotten Coast. We look forward to welcoming you as our guest and forging lasting memories together in this hidden gem of Old Florida.

Throughout the year, our calendar brims with vibrant events celebrating our rich culture and natural heritage. From the beloved Florida Seafood Festival to the Apalachicola Art Walk and the Annual Spring Tour of Historic Homes, there's always something captivating to discover in our dynamic coastal community.

Dining & Leisure

Nestled near some of the area's finest dining establishments, Water Street Hotel and Marina offers convenient access to Apalachicola's culinary delights. Whether you're craving freshly caught seafood or international flavors, a variety of restaurants await within walking distance or a short drive.

  • Apalachicola Chocolate Company
  • Burger King
  • Cafe con Leche
  • Dave’s Dawg House
  • Dolores' Sweet Shoppe
  • The Franklin
  • Half Shell Dockside
  • Hole in the Wall Oyster Bar
  • Hong Kong Bistro
  • Izzy’s Cafe
  • Lou’s Bar & Eatery
  • Olde Time Soda Fountain
  • Tamara’s On the Go
  • The Owl Cafe
  • The Owl Café Tap Room
  • Up the Creek
  • Up to No Good Tavern at the Grill


Explore Apalachicola's vibrant cultural scene steps from Water Street Hotel and Marina, with museums, art galleries, and boutiques nearby. Immerse yourself in the region's rich heritage, from historic exhibits to contemporary masterpieces, just a short walk or drive away.

  • Art Galleries
  • Beaches and Water Activities
  • Birding
  • Boat, Canoe and Kayak Rentals
  • Eco and Historic Tours
  • Fishing and Boating Charters
  • Museums
  • State Parks
  • Lighthouses
  • Nearby Golf
  • Star Gazing

Visit the Apalachicola Bay Chamber of Commerce
Visit the Franklin County TDC