Fernandina Beach is in Nassau County in Northeast Florida
. Vacation rental accommodation in Fernandina Beach, the only city on Amelia Island
, are situated on the northernmost of Florida's Atlantic barrier Islands
and sits across Cumberland Sound, south of the Cumberland Islands in Georgia.
Visitors staying in apartment rental, condo rental and villa rental accommodation in Fernandina Beach on Amelia Island
are conveniently located to tour many local cities by car. Jacksonville, Yulee, Mayport
and the beach towns of Jacksonville Beach, Atlantic Beach and Neptune Beach
are all within a 30 to 45 minute ride. The historic city of St. Augustine
is about an hour away and Daytona Beach
about 90 minutes. Vacation rentals are only 30 minutes from the Jacksonville International Airport.
Guests staying in apartment rental, condo rental and villa rental accommodations, can wander the historic downtown area, which is well preserved as is the Old Town district. Historic downtown
Fernandina Beach is situated along the Amelia River
and allows easy exploring of this city's best known features. This charming area is filled with small shops, restaurants and historic buildings in close proximity to enchanting vacation rental lodging and villas. Upriver from the downtown area is Old Town
, an original settlement area known as Fernandina
. Fernandina, with its historic apartment rentals, condo rentals and villa rentals overlooking Florida's deep water ports
, has been coveted since the Spanish settled the area
While there are plenty of historic sites and beach areas to visit in Fernandina Beach, don't overlook a ride into some of the residential neighborhoods. Broad oaks and lush greenery both shade and trim some very pretty off-water vacation home rental accommodations where you'll likely run across the Amelia Island Lighthouse
The beaches of Fernandina Beach beckon to an older time. Vacation rentals are constructed well off the beach, behind the large sand dunes
that provide a natural barrier between the ocean and the man-made structures. Deep coarse, white sand forms the basis of these uncrowded and unspoiled Atlantic beaches renowned for their excellent swimming, sunbathing and fishing
Fernandina Beach is one of the biggest little cities you'll ever find. Take a leisurely drive around the city and discover its many secrets nestled amongst captivating apartment rentals, condo rentals and villa rentals. Take a stroll through historic downtown, enjoy lunch or a sunset dinner at the marina and celebrate sunrises at the beach
. This is the ultimate romantic holiday or family fun in the sun experience.