Amelia Island Family Travel Guide

Watch your family’s smiles widen with every new experience, and know that these are days they’ll remember forever. This is where the kids will discover a love of hiking as they venture through Amelia Island’s nature trails, or a knack for kayaking along miles of picturesque rivers and salt marshes. Curious minds will have lots to explore, from fascinating pirate lore, to shark tooth hunting on the beach, to which restaurant has the best shrimp tacos. When every day is full of beautiful moments together, you know it’s an Island thing.

Get Inspired to Come Make Memories by this Family Intinerary!

With Amelia Island’s beautiful nature and friendly, laid-back atmosphere, it’s no wonder that families visit to celebrate vacation memories, or should we say play-cation!

Family Playcation Itinerary
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Get Adventurous for Dad This Father's Day ... Or Any Day!

Think outside the box, and go adventurous this Father's Day — or any day! Whether it's alligators or axes, shots or seafood, it'll be a day everyone will always remember. Don't worry, we'll have you back in paradise just in time for a waterfront sunset with dinner and cocktails.

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Atlantic Ocean Barrier Island Beach Ecology Summer Camp

The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island has partnered with the prestigious Reef Institute to offer a 3-day, 4 night package that offers marine scientist-led experience for children ages 9-15!

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Family Dining and Activities

Family fun awaits around every corner on Amelia Island. Find places to eat and play with these featured partners.