With shady oak canopies, glistening waterways, and a secluded Florida coastline, Amelia Island is a perennially popular backdrop for romance. This February, Amelia is luring lovebirds to her shores for Valentine's Day escapes with special romance packages you can't help but love. The tiny island is a setting for romance all year long, as couples enjoy moonlit strolls on the beach, sunset sails, soothing spas, and quiet cafes. Take a look at how you could celebrate this year (the 14th is on a Saturday!)
Amelia Hotel at the Beach
is offering a Hearts and Flowers Package
, available February 1-22. The package starts at $438 and 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. To book the package, 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 tour for two, and dinner with a special menu at the upscale David’s Restaurant. Available February 6-28, the package can be added to any two-night stay for just $195.
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 package includes daily gourmet breakfasts, complimentary use of bikes, beach equipment, pool and more.
ERA Fernandina Beach Realty
is offering a Hearts & Chocolates Valentines
package February 13-16. The offer includes a 10 percent discount and a box of chocolates, and is valid on stays of two nights or more. Rates start at $145 per night and are subject to taxes and fees. The Omni Amelia Island Plantation
is offering the Couples Connection
package, which is available through April 2015. The package includes 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 a $100 recreation credit. The package starts at $289 per night for a minimum of two-night stay.
The Residence Inn - Amelia Island
is offering a You and Me by the Sea
package February 12-16. 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, use promo code D60.
Starting at $409, The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island
is offering a Romance Package
for Valentine’s Day, available February 12-15. The 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 a Luxe Artisan Chocolate Bar for an additional $25 per person on February 13 and 14. To book, guests must visit the package section at ritzcarlton.com/ameliaisland
. We can't help but mention that Amelia Island has also long been a favorite spot to tie the knot, with numerous options to say “I do!” From barefoot beach weddings to fabulous five-star affairs, Amelia has something for every couple’s biggest of big days. Visit ameliaisland.com/weddings
for more about planning a wedding on Amelia Island. * 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.