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VACATION Florida: Hotels, British-run B+B and more


Hundreds of UK Brits have bought hotels, motels, vacation rentals-to-let properties or Bed and Breakfast places. It is the British nature, when travelling abroad, to prefer British-owned places, where they can chat to fellow countrymen. See some below, plus places preferred by British vacationers.   FACT: UK visitors consult this reference website before travelling to Florida.  Hoteliers targeting visitors from the UK should showcase their vacation spot on this page. For adrates email  your query to  britishbusinessflorida@gmail.com


►►   CENTRAL FLORIDA COAST:  Rarely available BED AND  BREAKFAST  HOTEL for sale on North Hutchinson Island,   midway between Miami and Orlando.  Lovely Key West style building. Certificate of Excellence awarded by Trip Advisor for last four years, and a 9.4 rating with Booking.com. Situated 200 yards from one of Florida’s best beaches, and backed up to the Indian River Lagoon with private dock.  5 double rooms plus a large suite all with private bathrooms, fridges, and flat screen TV’s.  Numerous return visitors from all over the world. View entire property on virtual tour on website www.themellonpatchinn.com  Seven acres of water frontage land also available. Small weddings and parties catered for. British owned business and real estate for sale priced at $999,000 with $500,000 assumable mortgage available. Gross sales $200K. Wonderful opportunity to pay your way and live the Florida lifestyle in tropical surroundings. Call Alan direct on his cell [772] 462-6699 or email to mellonpatchinnfl@gmail.com   On subject line put:  Hutchinson Island hotel.

 INDIANSHORES West Florida.  Sea Club Rentals condos on the beach. British owner John Wilson Tel. (727) 596-2046    www.seaclubrentals.com

:  Pine Lodge Bed & Breakfast on Florida‘s Nature Coast.  English owner Edwin Day.  Tel. [352] 447-7463

►►►  CLEARWATER Traveler Motel    [727] 776-6345    Ask for British owner Kerry East.

►►►  BRADENTON The Londoner Inn [941] 748-5658 British owner Jennifer Taylor.


 Photos left are of Biscayne National Park, south of Miami.


£   TIP:  WANT TO SAVE WHEN TRANSFERRING over UK CURRENCY?   DON’T USE YOUR BANK!  Use Moneycorp.  [ I use Moneycorp myself–FABB President.]   The pound is shaky.  That affects all expats in Florida who still have UK dealings. To transfer your precious funds, we highly recommend you use the services of Moneycorp.  At lower rates than any bank!  This will save you fees and grief, as we Londoners say!  What your own bank won’t do is save considerable  exchange fees, like Moneycorp.   THE BEST WAY:   Moneycorp, the UK company with an office in Florida and droves of satisfied Florida clients. It is the only UK currency exchange company licenced to deal in 50 states.   Many expat Brits here have used this currency service for years and report huge savings and satisfaction.   TO FIND OUT MORE:    Phone Moneycorp’s Kelly Cutchin on  [863] 207-6616 at their USA HQ in Orlando to ask all your questions.  Or email your query to Kelly Cutchin  kelly.cutchin@moneycorp.com   Moneycorp’s HQ is in England.   Posted by the Florida Association of British Business [FABB].  Moneycorp have been trusted members since 2005.  

►►► FOR UK BRITS PLANNING A MOVE TO FLORIDA—-JOIN FABB!  Benefit from our unmatched immigration and relocation services. Save time, money, research and avoid being conned. We gave you the answers you need. Since 1997,  FABB has helped more UK Britons get established in Florida. We are the foremost Florida authority in that regard, consulted and quoted by UK media for years .  FABB’s small one-time membership fee, to deter time-wasters and cover our staff time, is well worth it.  TO APPLY:  Email your name + UK City + where in Florida you prefer to settle to:   britishbusinessflorida@gmail.com   On Subject Line put: “JOIN FABB UK. “


flagman►►+   YOUR UK PENSION:  ARE YOU OVER 55?  DID YOU PAY INTO A UK COMPANY/PRIVATE PENSION?    Do you know whether and how you can access your lump sum and bring it over to the USA?    For a FREE review of your UK pension contact Mark Solomons in Florida with Florin Pensions direct on [561] 793-1311 or via email  msolomons@florinpensions.com  On Subject line put:  “To Mark Solomons—UK pension query”.    Include your name + city + phone + a sentence about the type of company/private pension you paid into. Mark is a longtime member of the Florida Association of British Business.  As FABB’s UK pensions expert he has unfrozen many pensions for USA expats over the years.   

► ARE YOU A BRIT LIVING IN FLORIDA?  OR UK BRIT WITH PROPERTY THERE?  Sign up for our eBritnews email—invitations to local British events and info relevant to expats.  Send email to  britishbusinessflorida@gmail.com  On subject line put:  Receive Florida eBritnews. IMPORTANT:  Must include your Florida city + contact phone.