Amelia Island, Florida — home to over 13 miles of beaches — boasts a staggering array of gorgeous and inviting bed and breakfasts, from quaint waterfront inns to stately Victorian manors. Spend the day at the ocean, or wander the Historic District of Fernandina Beach, exploring the town’s many historic wonders. For relaxing family vacations, weekend excursions, or romantic getaways for two, few destinations can compare with the elegant grace of these Amelia Island gems.
For a traditional oceanfront B&B experience, look no further than the Elizabeth Pointe Lodge. With roomy beachfront porches surrounding the Main House, oversized bubble baths, and a nightly wine and hors d’oeuvres reception, few places epitomize luxurious relaxation like this timeless boutique. Accommodations range from rustic sea view rooms for two to massive suites with all the amenities.
For a more classical southern Victorian experience, it is difficult to find a better option than Amelia Island Williams House Bed and Breakfast. Upon entering this pre-Civil War mansion, erected in 1856, one is immediately transported to a time of genteel serenity and simplicity. Each suite comes beautifully decorated, laden with nostalgia for simpler times — fireplaces and antique furnishings abound. Of course, the rooms come stocked with the latest in modern amenities, including a TV/VCR and wireless internet in every room.
For a traditional romantic experience, visit the The Coombs House Inn located in Apalachicola. Comprised of three elegant Victorian Mansions, the “Villas”, the “Veranda Suites” and the “Hemmingway Carriage House”. The Coombs House Inn is a historic trip through old Florida. Sitting along the coast, this Inn is a sleepy and relaxing get-away for visitors seeking peace and tranquility. Visitors can enjoy the relaxing scenery of water views, nearby oyster and shrimp boats and far off marshes adorn the horizon. It is a natural escape from a hectic everyday life.
Located just one hour south of Amelia Island, the St. Francis Inn seamlessly combines a romantic feel with unparalleled luxury and decadence. A stay at this Inn includes the comforts of private baths, central heat and air-conditioning, telephones, double, queen or king sized beds, color cable TV, and mp3/iPod connection. Located in the heart of St. Augustine, Florida, this Inn is nearby to many museums, restaurants, antique shops, galleries and many historic sites that visitors can easily walk to on a warm and sunny afternoon.
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