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Amelia Island Historic District

Amelia Island, FL
+1 904-277-0717
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Wife and I spent a week at Amelia Island and the Historic District was quite interesting with the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
aroberts29223
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Columbia, South Carolina
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Excellent for those loving the beach.and water sports. Plenty of restaurants in downtown which is... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Bernadette C
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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“antique shops” (11 reviews)
“downtown area” (17 reviews)
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Amelia Island, FL
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+1 904-277-0717
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"antique shops"
in 11 reviews
"fantastic fudge"
in 6 reviews
"downtown area"
in 17 reviews
"center street"
in 13 reviews
"walk around"
in 14 reviews
"lots of restaurants"
in 7 reviews
"visitor's center"
in 6 reviews
"walking tour"
in 8 reviews
"palace saloon"
in 11 reviews
"old florida"
in 9 reviews
"great town"
in 6 reviews
"fernandina beach"
in 22 reviews
"farmers market"
in 5 reviews
"carriage ride"
in 7 reviews
"welcome center"
in 13 reviews
"few hours"
in 9 reviews
"beautiful area"
in 5 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wife and I spent a week at Amelia Island and the Historic District was quite interesting with the shops and coffee houses. Numerous restaurants to choose from from pizza to fine dining. We enjoyed setting out in front of a coffee shop having a Latte...More

Thank aroberts29223
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent for those loving the beach.and water sports. Plenty of restaurants in downtown which is not walkable from beach.

Thank Bernadette C
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Many interesting Shops and Restaurant, Antique shops, Trolley tours and Amazing beach A must see is a little Burger and Hot dog place called "Tasty's" Awesome Burgers and fries Amazing Shakes and Malts

Thank JOE T
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The diversity of shops here is overwhelming and so much fun! From local craft shops to ice cream parlors, this area has it all!

Thank Victoria S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our time together in the historic district. Really charming area with great shops and history. We loved the antique shops, gift shop and ice cream shop. The old post office, church and homes were fun to see too.

Thank Becky P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great little shopping area. Restraunts, ice creams, treats, boutique nick nack shops. Lovely sunset!!

Thank Amanda_B109
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The sun was shining the temperature was a balmy 80 degrees. Just perfect for walking in the historic area. The architecture of the buildings and the stores themselves will draw you in. Visit the book store (is this the one in John Grisham’s novel, Camino...More

Thank Ann B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We parked our car and was planning to walk around the entire town. I loved the old buildings as well as the historic homes. Unfortunately the place smells horrible. There is a pulp mill (the smell of sulfur anyone???) right there on the water and...More

Thank cheryl h
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Historic building house lots of shops and restaurants, the welcome center has a booklet telling the history of the buildings as does the trolley tour. It is a wonderfully maintained district with a wide variety of things to see and do, there are churches a...More

Thank Gator58
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

This is what is referred to as the downtown area. It's quaint, easily walkable and has plenty of interesting restaurants and shops. Residents seem to care about this historic downtown based on its condition. It's off the beaten path, not crowded at all, which gives...More

Thank undertaker01
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Nearby Restaurants
Nana Teresa's Bake Shop
254 reviews
.10 km away
Fantastic Fudge
1,070 reviews
.09 km away
Joe's 2nd Street Bistro
1,126 reviews
.04 km away
Pi Infinite Combinations
358 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby Attractions
Amelia Island Welcome Center
263 reviews
.06 km away
Fernandina Beach
508 reviews
.02 km away
Island Art Association
52 reviews
.09 km away
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Cliff K
12 March 2018|
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Response from JohnT01Traveler | Reviewed this property |
Sure it’s about 8-9 blocks if I remember correctly.
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lrhyne
12 December 2016|
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Response from FLworldwanderer | Reviewed this property |
Long walk, suggest you drive. Once there, you can park your car and walk everywhere within four blocks, give or take. Several good casual restaurants in area. Recommendation ... visit the Welcome/information Center, right... More
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Sarrah P
13 September 2016|
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