Amelia Island is located just off the Atlantic coast in Nassau County, FL. It is home to the enigmatic Amelia City, and the famous Fernandina Beach
. Amelia Island is very much a hot spot
for tourists and travelers alike, as not only is the city deeply immersed in history and tradition
, but it has also become a considerable supporter of the arts
. In fact, even the name of the island is deeply imbedded in history, as it is named after Princess Amelia, the daughter of King George II. It is this history that attracts thousands of tourists seeking accommodation in Amelia Island every year. Owner Direct offers a wide selection in lodging and accommodations on Amelia Island.
Amelia Island’s art scene is highly renowned, especially in regards to its music scene. It hosts a variety of music festivals
, including: The Amelia Island Jazz Festival, The Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival, The Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, The Amelia Island Blues festival, among others. Those looking to visit or vacation in Amelia Island will have the unique experience of basking in the creative and artistic energy that fills the city. Vacation rental homes or condo rentals are an ideal way to immerse one’s self in this artistic atmosphere.
For those more interested in the great history of Amelia Island, a condo rental or vacation rentals nearer to Fernandina Beach would be suggested for accommodation. Fernandina Beach is a small town located on Amelia Island, and is one which has a strong history. The Historic District is riddled with old storefronts, which are now novelty shops and restaurants. It is also the ideal place to find and buy rare and priceless souvenirs, as well as an opportunity to buy original artwork created by the many artists who reside in the Historic District. Accommodation nearer to the Historic District is a viable option, and encouraged for those seeking to learn and experience Amelia Island’s history. Possible accommodations can include vacation rentals and vacation rental homes that are already immersed in this history!