Get an overview of this hotelIsland resort between ocean and PGA golf course

Popular property highlights

Pets allowed
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Business center
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)

Coastal getaway

Set on a barrier island off the northeast coast of Florida, this hotel is between Atlantic beach and the Golf Club of Amelia Island, 30 miles from Jacksonville airport.

Leisure options

In addition to over a mile of beach, the hotel offers a 26,000-square-foot spa, tennis courts, indoor and outdoor pools, children's activities, beauty treatments, boutiques, and 6 restaurants.

View balconies

All 446 guestrooms in this 8-story hotel include balconies with coastal views, high-speed Internet access, Italian Frette linens, CD players, and premium channels.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Built in 1991, this 446-room resort is located on a barrier island off the northeast coast of Florida, nestled between the ocean and an 18-hole championship golf course. 4 tennis courts are located oceanside. The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island has 2 outdoor pools, including an adults only pool. An additional lap pool is located indoors.

Business-friendly amenities include 42,000 square feet (3902 square meters) of meeting facilities, a staffed conference center, and an Internet point.

Child-friendly amenities include a children's pool, a playground, and Ritz Kids Club, supervised activities for ages 5-12, and Our Space, a family game room, offers a great place for children of all ages to enjoy air hockey, foosball, video games, and a private movie room. A 26,000-square-foot spa offers a variety of services in the 27 treatment rooms. The Spa offers an adult only swimming pool, aromatherapy and hydrotherapy treatments, massages, a spa boutique, a hair and nail salon, sauna and steam room. Fitness equipment includes Cybex machines and treadmills.

The hotel has 6 restaurants, a beach bar, a poolside bar, and room service is available around the clock. Stores include a gourmet shop, women’s luxury boutique, Ritz-Carlton Signature Shop, and Salt Restaurant boutique

Secure covered parking is available on site (surcharge).

  • Library 
  • Picnic area 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Number of spa tubs - 3 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Children's club 
  • Indoor pool 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Business center 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Computer station 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 3902 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 15 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • Hair salon 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Conference center 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 4 
  • Total number of rooms - 446 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Beach bar 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Conference space 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Beach cabanas (surcharge) 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Year Built 1991 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 42,000 
  • Beach towels 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Wedding services 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( USD 19.95 per day ), Wireless internet access ( USD 19.95 per day )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( USD 9.95 per day )

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Video-game console 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Balcony 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Smart TV 
  • Netflix 
  • Wired Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free) 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Salt at The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island - Elegant dining with great ocean views. Each evening, guests are invited to sample the "Chef's Adventure Menu" and enjoy a customized multi-course dinner. Dinner only. Dress is contemporary casual: jackets and ties are not required. Reservations are required.

Café 4750 - Casual indoor dining with panoramic views of the pool and the ocean. Breakfast buffet. Lunch includes sandwiches, salads, and soups. Beef, seafood, and pasta are the choices for dinner. Open daily.

The Ocean Bar & Grill - This outdoor poolside bar and grill overlooks the beach and serves specialty drinks in addition to light fare such as hamburgers, hot dogs, pizzas, and salads. Open 11 AM-6 PM (seasonal).

Eight Burger Bar & Sports Lounge - Casual dining venue open for dinner.

Lobby Lounge & Oceanside Veranda - Drinks, light menu fare, and beach views in relaxing lobby bar and lounge. Open daily from late morning until late night.

Room service - available 24 hours a day.

Nearby Things to Do

The hotel is nestled between an 18-hole PGA Golf Course and 1.5 miles of white-sand beach on the Atlantic Ocean. Water-sports activities are available beachside, including parasailing, kayaking, and Jet Skiing (seasonal). Sunrise tai chi and yoga are also available on the beach. The hotel's freeform outdoor splash pool with deck and lounge chairs overlooks the beach. Children may participate in the Ritz Kids program of supervised activities for kids age 5-12. The fitness center includes Cybex machines and treadmills, and a personal trainer is available. The hotel has nine oceanside tennis courts, including five lighted courts. Two tennis pros provide group and individual instruction. The 18-hole Golf Club of Amelia Island is a PGA championship course with driving range and clubhouse. The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Fishing on site 
  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Miniature golf on site 
  • Golf lessons on site 
  • Golfing on site 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Beach volleyball on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Playground on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 

Spa Services

The Ritz-Carlton Spa features 27 treatment rooms, a sauna, and a spa boutique. Treatments include massages, aromatherapy, hydrotherapy, body scrubs and wraps, beauty services, manicures and pedicures. Advanced reservations are required for massages and spa treatments.

Guests under 18 are not allowed in the spa.

  • Sauna in spa 
  • Number of treatment rooms 27 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 18 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body treatments 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-in time ends at 4 AM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 250 per pet, per stay

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
Cash Deposit Required

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Resort fee: USD 33.00 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Internet access
  • Additional inclusions
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 26 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 19.95 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: USD 19.95 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 9.95 per day (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 26.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 250 per pet, per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Amelia Island Ritz-Carlton
  • Amelia Ritz-Carlton
  • Ritz-Carlton Amelia
  • Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island Fernandina Beach
  • Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island Hotel
  • Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island Hotel Fernandina Beach
  • Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island
  • The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island Fernandina Beach, FL
  • Ritz Carlton Amelia Island
  • Ritz Amelia Island
  • The Ritz-Carlton - Amelia Island Hotel Amelia Island

We should mention

Reservations are required for golf tee times, massage services, and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island is listed in the 2013 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2013 Travel + Leisure 500.

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