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Amelia Island Historic District

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A Step back in Time

How very cool to stroll down in the Historic District. From the old houses and post office to the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Naples, Florida
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What a great little area. Plenty to see and explore. Tons of shopping and restaurants. Very easy to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ocala, Florida
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

How very cool to stroll down in the Historic District. From the old houses and post office to the train it was so enchanting. It is refreshing to see downtown has not been demolished and made contemporary. The charm of the shops and people around...More

Thank KMY34109
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great little area. Plenty to see and explore. Tons of shopping and restaurants. Very easy to walk.

Thank Jaguar002
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Strolling the Amelia Island historic district is truly a joy. The streets are lined with locally owned restaurants, shops, artisans, and just enough tee shirt and ice cream shops to make it family fun. Leave about two hours to enjoy the sights, unless you stay...More

Thank Caroljk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was hot, it was beautiful and of course I had the most beautiful company - my daughter. I particularly enjoyed the art center where all sorts of local artists displayed their work. I bought a unique pair of ear rings, had lunch with my...More

Thank Christina M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice ambiance. Lots of unique shops and great restaurants. Pet friendly...most shop owners have a water dish at their front door for your furry family.

Thank tlb60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The entire historic district is electrifying. There is something for everyone, sightseeing, restaurants or just people watching. Somewhat of a Savannah feel but minus the huge crowds.

Thank Tashafun
Reviewed August 18, 2018

Worth spending the day here! Lots to see! Architecture is amazing! Eat to your hearts content! Museums and other attractions are reasonably priced! Saturday is farmers market and it is fabulous! Just go !You will love it!

Thank annrich7
Reviewed August 14, 2018

I just love strolling in the old cities of Florida. This is a lovely place to take an evening walk a look at the lovely old, historic houses, have a coffee, and stop in a shop or t.

Thank teniseetraveler
Reviewed August 14, 2018

This is a great area to spend the afternoon or visit after dinner. Lots of little shops to browse through. There are numerous restaurants in the area. Ice cream shops are plentiful, too. The sunset over the water is lovely and if you have kids,...More

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Reviewed August 11, 2018

I went here with my girlfriend and we were both pleased. There was a decent selection of stores and restaurants but not overwhelming. We were both hoping for a little more in the area but you could definitely spend a few hours here. Still worth...More

Thank Jesse C
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Cliff K
March 12, 2018|
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Response from JohnT01Traveler | Reviewed this property |
Sure it’s about 8-9 blocks if I remember correctly.
December 11, 2016|
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Response from FLworldwanderer | Reviewed this property |
Long walk, suggest you drive. Once there, you can park your car and walk everywhere within four blocks, give or take. Several good casual restaurants in area. Recommendation ... visit the Welcome/information Center, right... More
Sarrah P
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