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“Great Family Trip” 4 of 5 stars
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Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort
4.0 of 5 Resort   |   39 Beach Lagoon, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034   |  
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Ranked #6 of 11 Hotels in Fernandina Beach
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New York, NY
2 reviews
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“Great Family Trip”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

We visited the Omni Amelia Island during 4th of July week for a family vacation. Overall, we had a great time. Liked the activities available for the holiday, and the fireworks were great and right onsite.

Nice beach and GREAT pools. My toddler especially enjoyed the fountain area and that she had so much room to walk around in the family pool.

Food - overall food was good, though we did have some issues with the 4th of July buffet. Items ran out, and the burgers were very undercooked. Loved the breakfast buffet, food by the pool, and Natural Slice. Just wish we had an opportunity to try more places.

Drinks - Everything was delicious. Being 7 months pregnant, I didn't get to try anything fun, but the rest of my family liked theirs. I thought the non alcoholic frozen drinks by the pool were outrageously priced, and I would have gotten a LOT more if they were like $2 less. The alcoholic drinks and especially the beer was extremely reasonable for a resort.

Service - There was a slight mix-up at check in, and one employee was particularly helpful when trying to sort out our room. She was even able to get my parents in the room next to us, which was great. Bartenders by pool were great. We did have to call 5 separate times to get a pack and play for my daughter, which was disappointing.

Overall - Beautiful property, and we are definitely thinking of coming back when our girls are a bit older!

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Nashville, Tennessee, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

A fantastic place to go! We went without kids to celebrate our 15 th wedding anniversary. We will never forget it. From the moment we walked in the lobby until the minute we left, it was an incredible stay. Very friendly staff and wonderful rooms with gorgeous views. The pool was awesome! Although we didn't bring our children, it looked to be very child friendly with lot of activities for them. We will be back next year for sure!

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013 via mobile

This was our first visit back since renovation. The complex has been luxuriously updated to include new conference center. Disappointed that shopping options at the resort have decreased but this is an excellent upscale family and business destination in an attractive community.

  • Stayed July 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Overall resort was amazing, kids loved the pools, adults loved the serenity pool, the saturday night smores were awesome. We especially loved walking everywhere, and the restaurants at the the shops were great.

Looking forward to coming back soon.

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  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
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Arlington, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

The staff was excellent. Kim at the front desk was engaging and very helpful. Jack and Tara at Amelia Wheels were very personable and fun. Great view from the room. Dining available in multiple places, activities available for additional charges. Off on it's own, don't expect to just leave for a quick visit and return.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

Imagine lifting a flag at the pool; then, someone comes and takes you food or drink order! It was so easy that I had too many Pina Coladas. Room service was great...love breakfast on the balcony. Could see the ocean waves without getting out of bed. This is a family friendly place.

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled with friends
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

This resort is far larger than I imagined. I guess I didn't do much research because I was expecting something a bit more "beachy"but this was a very lovely and modern accommodation. It's a mix of resort and privately owned condos and homes. We were oceanfront so the views were amazing and the pool was steps away.

  • Stayed June 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
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Address: 39 Beach Lagoon, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034
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Location: United States > Florida > Amelia Island > Fernandina Beach
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Fernandina Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 404
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Nestled at the tip of a barrier island just off the Northeast Florida coast, this AAA Four Diamond oceanfront resort features luxurious ocean view accommodations, family-friendly activities, grand on-site meeting spaces, and endless dining options. It's the perfect backdrop for your family vacation, romantic getaway, corporate event, or destination wedding. Whether you choose one of our deluxe oceanfront rooms, a contemporary premier guest room, or a completely indulgent luxury hotel suite, you will enjoy unparalleled ocean views and spacious accommodations. Relax on the largest multi-tiered pool deck in Northeast Florida, which features an adults-only infinity edge pool, a 10,000 square foot family-friendly Splash pool, a Splash Park water playground for the kids, two hot tubs, and oversized fire pits. Stroll down 3.5 miles of pristine beach or spend an afternoon kayaking and paddleboarding through Amelia Island's preserved marshlands, just a few of the many activities available during your stay. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Omni Amelia Island Plantation Hotel Amelia Island
Hotel Amelia Island
Resort Amelia Island
Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort Fernandina Beach, FL

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