Residence Inn Amelia Island, one of the premier hotels in Fernandina, is primely located near the beautiful sandy beaches and charming Historic Downtown. There is never a shortage of things to do on the island, and from October 7th to 14th, enjoy the annual Amelia Island Jazz Festival. The Amelia Island Jazz Festival will once again light up the island with a week-long series of events celebrating the diverse all-American art form, jazz. Under the creative direction of renowned jazz drummer and bandleader, Les DeMerle, the festival will feature world-class jazz artists in a wide variety of styles including Dixieland, Smooth Jazz, Bebop, Big Band, Blues, Latin and more at Omni Amelia Island Plantation and several other charming venues on beautiful Amelia Island. Featured headliners include Spyro Gyra and David Benoit. The shows will be held at various locations throughout the island, all beautiful and charming. In addition to the Jazz Festival, enjoy exploring Fort Clinch State Park, the delicious restaurants downtown, a gorgeous day at the beach, and much more. We look forward to having you at Residence Inn Amelia Island!