Ritz Carlton Amelia Island
The Ritz Carlton offers a luxury experience to those who are looking to relax or those who want to be entertained by Amelia Island and all that it has to offer.
- Style: Luxury Resort
- Number of rooms: 446
- Setting: Beachfront
- Closest airport: Jacksonville International Airport
- Best for: Coastal Activities
- Dining Options: There are 4 dining choices to choose from at this resort all inspired by traditional Florida cuisine
Why You Should Stay at Ritz Carlton Amelia Island
The Ritz Carlton is surrounded by history, situated in a place where pirates used to be rife and colonists claimed it as their own. The resort has kept this in mind and created a hotel that honors this heritage while providing a peaceful and relaxing experience to all guest members. Each bedroom has their own private balcony looking out onto the ocean. The décor inside is elegant and stylish, letting you relax and feel at home. The food provided by the different dining opportunities stays true to its Florida roots. There are a range of different activities on offer to cater for all preferences.
Things to Do at Ritz Carlton Amelia Island
This hotel is perfect for anyone who enjoys being surrounded by opportunities for adventure and entertainment. The hotel itself boasts an 18-hole championship golf course designed by PGA Tour veteran Mark McCumber. The manicured lawns, water and rolling marshes makes the course enjoyable, yet challenging to play.
The resort also offers weekly resort activities ranging from daily fitness classes to private luxury boat tours meaning that there is something for everyone at this resort.
Island Adventures are also on offer to those who want to experience what Amelia Island and beyond has to offer. Various Bike and Beach Bike Trails and Inland Waterway Kayak Tours are available.These let you experience the unspoiled natural beauty of Amelia Island and the history that has formed the island to be what it is today.
The Ritz Carlton also offers a fabulous games room for the family. This has the latest technology and gaming systems as well as more traditional games like foosball to save you if you were unlucky enough to have a rainy day. It also has a private movie theatre.
The Resort offers 3 clay tennis court which all employ state of the art hydro-cool technology. You are able to hire the courts for a fun knock about or you can choose to have lessons from the resorts personal instructors. They also offer clinics if you want to brush up on your tennis skills, such as your drill skills.
Dining at The Ritz Carlton Amelia Island
The Ritz Carlton has four onsite restaurants all offering dining experiences which demonstrate the exquisite Florida cuisine the region has to offer.
Salt is a restaurant which celebrates the earth and sea and all that it produces. The dishes are carefully seasoned with a choice of 40 salts chosen by the restaurants chefs. They believe that each salt gives a different flavour and depth to the dish and therefore, each dish is original.
Coast is a casual dining restaurant that has taken a new approach to coastal cuisine. The menu is very dependent on the season and aims to highlight the local food of the area, focusing mainly on seafood and pasta dishes. The outdoor terrace gives an added experience.
The Pub is a take on a traditional pub, however they have elevated the experience. The Pub provides local craft beers and created their own burgers featuring pork belly, bacon jam and other gourmet touches to make the dining experience extra special.
The resort also has their own Ocean Bar and Grill which serves poolside lunches from late morning to late afternoon. They serve everything from tropical cocktails to smoothies and pitchers. Fresh Seafood and salads as well as light fares are on offer as a tasty bite of food for lunch.
- 24-Hour Fitness Centre
- Tennis Courts
- 18-Hole Private Golf Course
- Two Universal Car Charging Stations
- Three Tesla Charging Stations
- Indoor Pool
- Outdoor Pool
- Room Service
- Air Conditioning