Family Trip to Amelia Island

Families love our Amelia Rentals, not only are they luxurious accommodations, but they also make for a one-of-a-kind old-fashioned beach vacation. Take some time to venture through the charming Victorian architecture of Old Town, and you’ll find some beautiful old houses with colorful histories. If you prefer a structured wandering experience, you can take a guided tour of Amelia Island historic district, or enjoy a relaxing day on the beach. You’ll quickly find out that there are lots of things to do on Amelia Island.

Kelly Seahorse Ranch
Go horseback riding on the beach with your family and guides at Kelly Seahorse Ranch, the only working ranch on Amelia Island State Park. Choose from 60-minute guided rides through forested trails, or cantering trips along the Atlantic shoreline. If you're looking for a  romantic adventure during your spring getaway, you can choose a sunset ride. Regardless of what horseback riding adventure you choose, you’ll love exploring Amelia Island while staying in our charming seaside Amelia Island accommodations.

Sea Turtles on Amelia Island
Florida is famous for nesting sea turtles, Nesting and hatching seasons run from March to October. If you want to witness a remarkable natural wonder, you’ll love Fernandina Beach. It’s one of the only few beaches in the world that make these turtle’s nesting habitats. If you want to see turtles, it's best to go with an organized walking tour led by a local guide who knows the State and Federal laws. Turtle watching is a popular activity on Amelia Island, so book reservations ahead of time.  If you choose to explore the beaches on your own, make sure you know what the rules and regulations are to avoid disturbing the mother turtles. Book your getaway with us at Amelia Rentals for a memorable family trip on Amelia Island.