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About Amelia Island

Located just off the coast of northeast Florida, Amelia Island is easy to reach, but hard to forget. With 13-miles of beautiful beaches, abundant native wildlife, and pristine waters, this barrier island has long been a beloved destination for visitors and residents alike.

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Happy #cincodemayo from Amelia Island (where the Mexican Rebel flag once flew, hoisted by the French pirate Luis Aury, making it the sixth of the eight flags that have flown here.) Plenty of places to celebrate, ponder history, and enjoy the sunshine around Amelia Island today. (Pictured: Pablo's in Historic Fernandina Beach)

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