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Accessibility & ADA Conformance

The Saint Augustine Beach HouseDate: 7/19/2018

Our goal is to provide a welcome experience to all who visit our website. This means everyone. Our mission is to make it as easy as possible for all people including those with hearing, vision, or any other disability to learn about The Saint Augustine Beach House. If you have difficulty learning about us, we invite you to contact us via telephone or email and our friendly staff will gladly assist you.

10 Vilano Rd, Saint Augustine, Florida 32084

We work very hard to provide an easy-to-use online experience for all our visitors. We believe all of our website visitors should be able to easily research online at 10 Vilano Rd, Saint Augustine, Florida 32084 regardless of device type or the need for assistive technology like screen readers, font magnification, translation or voice recognition software.

To ensure this, The Saint Augustine Beach House is committed to compliance with Level AA success criteria of the Website Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 (WCAG 2.0), an international standard measure of accessibility success. Our website and digital marketing have been developed with careful consideration of these guidelines and is continuously being enhanced to make our technology more accessible and user-friendly.

We have tested our website to ensure that we meet or exceed Level AA of the WCAG 2.0 Standard. If you have any questions or would like to report any issues related to the accessibility features of our website, please contact us at

You can learn more about W3C's Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) HERE Additionally, the entire site was tested using WAVE Web Accessibility Evaluation Tool, created by, a third-party authority in web accessibility. The site is tested periodically to ensure any added or edited content conforms with the latest accessibility guidelines, as reported by the WAVE tool.
Subsequent reports were run on: 01/01/2020; 12/23/2019; 12/04/2019; 11/06/2019; 10/01/2019; 09/01/2019; 08/01/2019; 07/05/2019; 07/04/2019; 07/02/2019; 06/02/2019; 05/03/2019; 04/04/2019; 03/11/2019; 02/04/2019; 01/01/2019; 11/01/2018; 10/25/2018; 09/15/2018; 09/05/2018; 09/03/2018; 08/20/2018; 07/26/2018; 07/23/2018

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Website Accessibility Features

This website is designed to be fully accessible to all and is designed according to W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 and conforms to most priority checkpoints which entail some of the following elements:

  • Navigation Shortcuts

    Our website can be navigated by using the tab key to traverse the elements of each page and by using the enter key to activate a highlighted link.
  • Structured, Semantic Markup

    HTML heading tags are used to convey the document structure. Navigation menus are tagged as HTML maps so that the menu title can be read out, and the menu items are presented as a group. Please see our Site Map for easy navigation at:
  • Images Visibility

    All content images include descriptive ALT attributes and all purely decorative graphics include null ALT attributes.
  • Standards Compliance

    The site is designed to conform to Level AA compliance as specified by the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines. All pages validate as XHTML 1.0 and use structured semantic markup.
  • Accessibility References

  • Accessibility Software And Services

    The following tools and services are available for free to assist you with viewing and interacting with our website:
    • Click Here for HTML Validator, a free service for checking that web pages conform to published HTML standards.
    • Click Here for Web Page Backward Compatibility Viewer, a tool for viewing your web pages without a variety of modern browser features.
    • Click Here for Lynx, a free text-only web browser.

Property Accessibility Features:

  • 32 inch wide openings to common areas
  • Accessible business center
  • Accessible Public Restroom
  • Accessible registration Check-in counter
  • ADA accessible guest room (Dining room)
  • Grab bars in public bathrooms
  • Ground floor hotel entrance
  • Hotel corridors a minimum of 36" wide
  • On site designated accessible parking
  • Registration desk is accessible
  • Service animals allowed at no additional charge
  • Staff has access to information about guest rooms
  • Van accessible parking

Guest Room Accessibility Features:

  • Service animals allowed
  • Accessible power outlets
  • Closed captioning television
  • Accessible path of travel around beds
  • At least one power outlet with a clear space in front, 15" from ground
  • Ground floor rooms available with two beds
  • Visual alarm - Free portable equipment provided by hotel
  • Table/Desk accessible with knee space 27" (width) and 34" (height)
  • Wheelchair accessible route in room

Bathroom Accessibility Features:

  • Grab bars in shower with a shower seat
  • Toilet grab bars