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English Tea

804 Atlantic Ave, Hoyt House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-3629
+1 904-277-4300
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible0%
22 May 2017
“A lovely way to spend the afternoon”
1 Feb 2017
“Highlight of the day”
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804 Atlantic Ave, Hoyt House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-3629
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

The service was very nice. We had to wait a bit to get in as the front door was locked (I would assume that guests of the Inn have keys). One of the owners let us in and also served us our high tea. He...More

1  Thank Laura L
Reviewed 1 February 2017

The English Tea service was delightful. You may choose from a variety of teas, and are given the chance to learn about the offerings, and take a smell test before ordering your pot. The finger sandwiches, scones, crumpets and tea cake were wonderful. A pleasant...More

Thank Sharkhunter2010
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Planned a stop for tea with a group of friends while doing the Christmas Home Tour. Excellent time spent at this lovely bed and breakfast.

Thank bcarr7757
Reviewed 11 December 2016

I just spent two nights at this gracious historic home in Fernandina Beach on Amelia Island. The breakfasts were wonderful and a great start to our days spent biking on the island. Location is excellent, the charming center of town starts across the street from...More

Thank ldegolie
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Four of us enjoyed English tea today. The new owners are doing a great job ( two months)! Hoyt House was beautiful decorated for Christmas with lovely Victorian decorations. Our table was very pretty with red placemats with white Christmas cross stitching. The assorted tea...More

1  Thank Susanne B
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Lovely and delicious tea in an historic Fernandina Beach home. It was a great way to celebrate friendship and enjoy the vintage atmosphere. There are many lovely historical homes on Amelia Island and this is one of the loveliest. Also a great place to stay...More

Thank Pchee72
Reviewed 19 December 2015

Ever have tea and crumpets? High tea at what the English call at 4 pm I believe. Check out and explore this amazing adventure. An experence you never had before.

Thank Kat B
Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

I brought my friend here for her birthday while she was visiting from out of town. She's never had an authentic tea and I figured the Hoyt House could do it just fine. Having lived in London for a time, I love my afternoon tea....More

2  Thank JoziAdvises
Owner1-GM, General Manager at English Tea, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2015

Since we have been doing English Tea we have learned a few things. The Silver 3 Tired Trays were wonderful for parties of 2, 3 or 4 or even ten. But we would constantly have people eating someone elses crumpet or say we didn't make...More

Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

I enjoyed the tea, it included all the traditional components, even a crumpet. The scones were moist and delicious. Bit it was served all at one time on one plate (no tier or courses) which made it feel a bit rushed. A dog (not sure...More

5  Thank DraLisa
Reviewed 4 January 2015

We didn't get to do the Tea this time around, but we had tea on our last visit. You have to try it. It is like a meal so consider it your afternoon lunch. Wonderful cakes and sandwiches.

1  Thank Diana K
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$30
Cuisine
Meals
Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 15:00
Thursday
12:30 - 15:00
Friday
12:30 - 15:00
Saturday
12:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 804 Atlantic Ave, Hoyt House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-3629
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Amelia Island  >  Fernandina Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-277-4300
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Description
English Tea at The Hoyt House Bed & Breakfast Tea Room is an authentic English Tea experience with Clotted Cream, homemade crumpets, scones, tea cookies, sandwiches and tartlets all set in our 112 year old Victorian Mansion and served on authentic english tea sets. Our eye for detail and authenticity makes this a true English Tea experience. Tea Selection is just as important that is why we give you a selection of ten loose teas from around the world, served to you in your own tea pot! Come experience an English Tea like never before. We will exceed your expectations. The Hoyt House strives to give you the best service and freshest foods so reservations are required and can be made at least one day prior. Cost is $24.95 pp plus tax. Tea is served Wednesday – Sunday from 12:30 – 3:00 by reservation only. Sorry we do not accommodate children under 8 years of age.
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