Amelia Island is a Sweet Valentine’s Day Escape
Amelia Island, FL – Drawing on her many irresistible charms, Amelia Island is luring a new flock of lovebirds to her shores for a romantic Valentine’s Day escape. In addition to the year-round appeal of moonlit strolls on the beach, sunset sails, soothing spas, and quiet cafes, a number of Amelia Island hotels, inns and resorts are offering some sweetheart deals to make a Valentine’s Day getaway as affordable as it is romantic.
The selection of packages and special rates currently offered by Amelia Island accommodators for Valentine’s Day 2015, include:
Amelia Hotel at the Beach is offering a Hearts and Flowers Package for Valentine’s Day, available February 1 through 22. The package, which starts at $438, includes a two-night stay in a premium view room, champagne with keepsake flutes, chocolate covered strawberries, rose petal turn down, and fresh baked cookies in room before arrival. To book the package guests must use code HFBN and reserve the room at least 72 hours prior to arrival. The package is based on limited availability and some restrictions apply.
The Amelia Island Williams House invites guests to wow their valentine with their special Will you be my Valentine Getaway. The getaway includes a bottle of chilled champagne and chocolates in room upon arrival, horse drawn carriage for two, and dinner with a special menu at the upscale David’s Restaurant. The package can be added to any two-night stay for $195 from February 6 to 28.
Located in the historic district, Fairbanks House is offering upscale, adult-focused packages for both Valentines couples and Valentines friends. The Be My Valentine Package includes lodging in luxurious accommodations, a bottle of wine, chocolate-covered strawberries, roses and a dinner voucher for a local fine-dining restaurant. Packages are available from two to seven nights and start at $525 for two. The My Friends Are My Valentines Package includes lodging, for up to five ladies, in a large private cottage or 1,600-square-foot private floor in the mansion, hot fudge sundaes, chocolate chip cookies, souvenirs from the gift shop, and concierge service for spa appointments, dinner reservations and tours. Rates start at $79 per person per night. Both packages include daily gourmet breakfasts, complimentary use of bikes, beach equipment, pool and more.
ERA Fernandina Beach Realty is offering a Hearts & Chocolates Valentines Package from February 13 through 16. The offer includes a 10 percent discount and a box of chocolates. Valid on stays of two nights or more, rates start at $145 per night. Rates are subject to taxes and fees.
The Omni Amelia Island Plantation is offering a special romance package certain to entice guests for Valentine’s Day. The Couples Connection package, which is available through April 2015, offers luxurious oceanfront accommodations, welcome amenity of specialty massage oils and lotions, private in-room “Bubble Bar” with fresh fruit extracts to flavor your champagne and $100 recreation credit. The package starts at $289 per night, with a minimum of two nights required. Additionally, the resort is offering a Pamper Your Partner Couples Spa Service throughout February. The 80-minute spa service includes a 50-minute couple’s massage followed by 30 minutes of customized massage instruction. Each partner will learn how to massage the other and will be tailored to their specific needs. Couples will also get 30 minutes in the Couples Relaxation Room and will receive a massage oil and golf ball massage tool as a parting gift. The spa package is available for $400 plus gratuity.
In addition to their accommodation and spa packages, the Omni Amelia Island Plantation has several dining opportunities available for Valentine’s Day weekend. The Verandah is offering a three-course prix fixe menu for $69 per person, Oceanside is offering a three-course prix fixe menu for $59 per person, and Sunrise Café is offering a specialty menu for $49 per person. These special dining opportunities are available February 13 and 14. To make reservations, guests can call 800-654-9999 or go to opentable.com.
The Residence Inn – Amelia Island is offering a You and Me by the Sea Package, available from February 12 through 16. The package offers accommodations, box of decadent Godiva Ballotin chocolates and two splits of red and white wine, along with two stemless glasses. Each additional night booked will offer additional chocolates and a choice of wine or champagne. Guests staying during Valentine’s weekend will be able to participate in the hotel’s many planned activities. To book the package, guests must use promo code D60.
Starting at $409, The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island is offering a Romance Package for Valentine’s Day. Available February 12 through 15, the Romance Package includes American breakfast for two daily at Cafe 4750 or In Room Dining, chocolate covered strawberries and Champagne upon arrival, valet parking, late checkout at 2 pm, and a rose petal turndown service. Guests can also add on a Luxe Artisan Chocolate Bar for an additional $25 per person on February 13 and 14.To book, guests must visit the package section on the website.
All packages are based on availability and cannot be combined with any other discount. Restrictions apply based on individual property. Contact individual properties for restrictions and to book a package.
About Amelia Island
Northeast Florida’s coastal treasure, Amelia Island is a barrier island rich in colorful history and breath-taking natural beauty. Amelia Island offers long, beautiful beaches, abundant wildlife, and pristine waters. Upscale resorts with world-class spas, championship golf and exclusive dining blend effortlessly with a captivating collection of bed and breakfast inns and historic districts. The island is home to Fernandina Beach, once a vibrant Victorian seaport village, and now a charming downtown district of eclectic shops, attractions and eateries. Forget the everyday getaway; Come make memories on Amelia Island.
For visitor information and online planning, visit www.ameliaisland.com.