Situated Amelia Island Nassau County, Fernandina Beach is the northernmost city on Florida's Atlantic coast and is renowned for its world-class golf courses, miles of pristine beaches, and abundant wildlife. Downtown Fernandina Beach is home to an array of excellent restaurants and boutique shops, and the city boasts world-class spas, historic sites, luxury resorts, and five-star hotels. Fernandina Beach is a popular tourist destination and hosts the annual Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival which draws both locals and visitors to its sunny shores. CDC information for travelers. Hours/availability may have changed.
1.The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island
© The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island
Set along a beautiful white sandy beach, the Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island is a luxury hotel with elegant accommodations, world-class restaurants, and an on-site golf club. Located six miles from Amelia Island State Park and the Amelia Island Museum of History, the oceanfront resort features a luxury spa with a lap pool, a state-of-the-art gym, a tennis court, and a championship golf course. Refined guest rooms and suites have air-conditioning, marble en-suite bathrooms, living areas with fireplaces and pull-out sofas, and balconies with ocean views. Five restaurants serve a range of globally-inspired cuisine and a lounge bar offers a wide range of libations, including fine wines from around the world, craft beers, and handcrafted cocktails.
4750 Amelia Island Pkwy, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034, Phone: 904-277-1100
2.Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort
Set along the shores on Amelia Island and a few miles from Amelia Island State Park, Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort is a luxury oceanfront resort that features a world-class spa and wellness center, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, and three championship golf courses. The resort boasts airy and elegant beach-themed guest rooms and suites with en-suite bathrooms, kitchenettes, dining tables and sitting areas with pull-out sofas, and balconies or patios with ocean views. Several restaurants offer a range of dining experiences from fine-dining to family-friendly, and a Nature Center provides guests with a wealth of recreational activities such as kayaking, paddle-boarding, cycling, Segway, and walking tours.
39 Beach Lagoon Rd, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034, Phone: 904-261-6161
3.The Villas of Amelia Island
The Villas of Amelia Island is located opposite the St. Mary’s River with beautiful views of the Intracoastal Waterway and the Atlantic Ocean and offers a comfortable retreat for a laid-back beach vacation. The hotel features well-appointed guest rooms with en-suite bathrooms, spacious living areas, and modern amenities with flat-screen televisions, coffeemakers, and complimentary wireless Internet. Hotel facilities include a casual restaurant with a terrace for outdoor dining, a deluxe spa and fitness center, a hair salon and gift shop, and guest services include rental bicycles and complimentary shuttle service.
8 Amelia Village Cir, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034, Phone: 904-261-6161
4.Residence Inn by Marriott Amelia Island
Residence Inn by Marriott Amelia Island is a contemporary all-suite hotel with an outdoor swimming pool and hot tub, a fully-equipped fitness center, and barbecue facilities. The hotel has well-appointed suites, ranging from studios to two-bedroom retreats with bright décor, en-suite bathrooms, kitchens, living areas with pull-out sofas, and work desks. The hotel has an outdoor courtyard with a swimming pool, an outdoor whirlpool and firepit, a nightly manager’s reception, and serves a daily breakfast buffet every morning. The hotel offers an area shuttle to downtown Fernandina Beach, which is a short drive away.
2301 Sadler Rd, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034, Phone: 904-277-2440
5.Seaside Amelia Inn
© Seaside Amelia Inn
The Seaside Amelia Inn is a stylish boutique hotel with a private boardwalk to the beach and spectacular ocean views. Conveniently located a short walk from the entrance to Fort Clinch State Park, the hotel features airy, nautical-inspired rooms with en-suite bathrooms, living rooms and pull-out sofas, modern amenities, and private balconies with views. A complimentary southern-style breakfast is served every morning and guests have access to an outdoor swimming pool and a rooftop sundeck with gorgeous views, and a modern business center with several meeting rooms. The Seaside Amelia Inn is within close proximity to Fernandina Beach city center, Amelia Island State Park, and the Amelia Trail.
2900 Atlantic Ave, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034, Phone: 904-206-5300
6.Amelia Hotel at the Beach
Overlooking a white sandy beach, Amelia Hotel at the Beach is a relaxed hotel with comfortable accommodations, an outdoor swimming pool, and a 24/7 fitness center. The hotel has well-appointed guest rooms and suites with en-suite bathrooms, spacious living areas, modern amenities such as flat-screen televisions, wet bars, microwaves, coffeemakers, and balconies with pool or ocean views. Complimentary breakfast and afternoon snacks are served daily, rental bicycles for exploring, and the hotel is a few miles from Fort Clinch State Park.
2801 Atlantic Ave, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034, Phone: 904-261-0193
7.Comfort Suites Oceanview, Amelia Island
Located next to the entrance of the Fort Clinch State Park and a short walk from Fernandina Beach, Comfort Suites Oceanview, Amelia Island is a casual all-suite hotel with an outdoor swimming pool and a fully-equipped fitness. The hotel has well-appointed guest suites with en-suite bathrooms and showers, living areas with pull-out sofas, and modern amenities such as flat-screen televisions, microwaves, coffeemakers, minifridges, and charming ocean views. A complimentary breakfast is served every morning and there is high-speed wireless throughout the property. Comfort Suites Oceanview is within easy walking distance of several championship golf courses, scenic parks, and fishing charter companies.
2801 Atlantic Ave, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034, Phone: 904-261-0193
8.Hampton Inn Amelia Island
Hampton Inn Amelia Island is a modern hotel close to the beach that offers comfortable accommodations with modern amenities, an outdoor swimming pool, a business center, and several meeting rooms that can be rented for special functions and events. Well-appointed guestrooms have classic décor and contemporary furnishings, custom-designed beds, pull-out sofas and wet bars, whirlpool tubs, and in-room conveniences such as flat-screen televisions with HD channels, coffeemakers, minifridges, and microwaves. A complimentary hot breakfast is served every morning along with breakfast bags-to-go, and high-speed wireless Internet.
2549 Sadler Rd, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034, Phone: 904-321-1111
8 Best Fernandina Beach Hotels
- The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island, Photo: The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island
- Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort, Photo: whyframeshot/stock.adobe.com
- The Villas of Amelia Island, Photo: fontgraf/stock.adobe.com
- Residence Inn by Marriott Amelia Island, Photo: whyframeshot/stock.adobe.com
- Seaside Amelia Inn, Photo: Seaside Amelia Inn
- Amelia Hotel at the Beach, Photo: daizuoxin/stock.adobe.com
- Comfort Suites Oceanview, Amelia Island, Photo: sek_gt/stock.adobe.com
- Hampton Inn Amelia Island, Photo: Scottiebumich/stock.adobe.com
- Cover Photo: jovannig/stock.adobe.com