Merry Everything and a Happy Always

  This holiday season make your way to Amelia Island; from a Victorian themed Dickens on Centre to Cookie Tours there is something to make even a Scrooge merry! The season kicked off in fashion with the Annual Tree Lighting downtown followed by decorations going up all around the hotel to ring in the holidays. The island is abuzz with

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Eat, Drink, and Love Amelia

Amelia Island comes alive with the holidays and the fun begins today! After filling up on some Thanksgiving goodies explore the island and find out all the unique experiences and sights you and your family can enjoy. Below is a guide to some of our favorites! Arrival of the S.S. Amelia Gingerbread Ship at Ritz Carlton – Beginning November 23

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Giving Thanks

Next week we celebrate Thanksgiving, turkey, casseroles, and lots of pies will be had but we wanted to make sure plenty of Thanks were given as well. This year we have many things to be thankful for; wonderfully redesigned rooms and public spaces, making it through Hurricane Matthew with minimal loss, and let’s not forget our loyal guests whom are

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Island Insights for the Football Fan

Amelia Island offers Georgia and Florida football fans exclusive offers and a full weekend of activities around the big game.  Below are some of the great things happening around this island this weekend. Friday, October 28, 2016 Start your weekend at our Georgia Florida Tailgate Kickoff for grilled dawgs, gator bites, and games with us on our Tides Terrace 5:00pm

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Re-Discover Us

It is with much excitement and anticipation that I announce that we have completed the reanimation of our public spaces. Our Amelia Island Seaside Treasure has been re-imagined in a posh ambiance with an exuberant and swanky redesign. Spaces feature lively social zones along with tranquil areas that inspire rejuvenation and encourage relaxation. Over a period of three weeks our

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7 Years, A Look Back

The Residence Inn Marriott Amelia Island is nestled amongst a beautiful sand-dune that the owners chose to save rather than destroy and build over. Surrounded by nature’s beauty, the Residence Inn shines as one of Amelia Island’s treasure. This month we celebrated 7 years of treasured guests, associates, and memories from all over! These are a few of those fun

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Exclusive Sneak Peek into Residence Inn Amelia Island

The Residence Inn by Marriott on Amelia Island has undergone a complete renovation of its suites, transforming them into upscale guestrooms, designed to enhance the comfort and lifestyle of travelers on the road today. The spacious, residential-style suites offer accommodations that are larger than traditional hotel guestrooms. The spacious layout provides separate zones where guests can relax, work, eat, and

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Pet Friendly Amelia Island

At The Residence Inn Amelia Island we pride ourselves on, not only being pet-friendly, but embracing your furry family members as our own! Dogs love Amelia Island and The Residence Inn! With so many things to do on the island with your pooch, your furry friend is sure to have a tail waggin’ good time! DOGS ON THE BEACH- Dogs

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It’s Leap Year…But What Does That Really Mean?

Leap Year is more than just an extra day on the calendar. Julius Caesar introduced Leap Years in the Roman empire over 2000 years ago, but the Julian calendar had only one rule: any year evenly divisible by 4 would be a leap year. As touched on above, a year that is divisible by 100, but not by 400, is

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2016 Amelia Island Book Festival

“Celebrating books, people, culture and creativity.” Join the Amelia Island Book Festival in celebrating all things literary in Fernandina Beach Florida! This exciting line-up is fun for all ages and filled with unique events:   THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2016 KICK-OFF LUNCHEON with New York Times Best Selling Author. Andrew Gross, introduced by International Best Selling Author Steve Berry TIME: Noon

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