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Escape to Amelia Island

Escape to Amelia Island

Located on a barrier island only thirty minutes from Jacksonville, Florida, Amelia Island is a destination where Southern charm meets Florida's warm ocean waves. The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island is a luxury beach resort with a large variety of activities, a world-renowned spa and a AAA-Five Diamond restaurant called SALT. There is even a Salt Sommelier on staff.

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 The Salt Shop inside the Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island.

The Salt Shop inside the Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island.

Highlights for the kids and families include sandcastle building with a professional sand sculptor and courtyard s'mores with the resort's astronomer.

 The swimming pool is just steps away from a boardwalk which leads to the Atlantic Ocean and beach activities.

The swimming pool is just steps away from a boardwalk which leads to the Atlantic Ocean and beach activities.

An All-American Independence Day Barbecue is scheduled for Fourth of July guests and the oceanfront will be the place to be to watch fireworks.

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Guests can also explore the many opportunities for eco adventures found on the island- walking the shoreline collecting shells and fossilized shark teeth, exploring salt marshes and dunes, or understanding sea turtles and their connection to the larger global environment. Whether traveling as a couple, family or group, these exciting adventures can be enjoyed by kids and adults.

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