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Soak up the Sun This Summer on Amelia Island

The weather is warm, the sun is shining, and adventure awaits! You don’t want to miss out on spending the perfect summer on Amelia Island. There is a good reason why travelers come back every year to witness the beauty our little slice of paradise offers. Discover the charm of Fernandina Beach for yourself when you plan a stay at The Fairbanks House for your vacation.  

We’ve outlined some of our favorite things to do in the summer around the island! You can find even more suggestions for things to do in our Vacation Guide!  

Five of the Best Things to Do in the Summer on Amelia Island  

1. Get Some Fresh Air at a Local Park  

Breathe in the salty air, take in the beautiful landscapes, and unwind in nature. You don’t want to miss out on some of the most beautiful experiences when visiting some of the local state parks! Here are some of our favorite parks: 

2. Spend Time out on the Water  

One of the major draws of visiting a beach town is all the opportunities to spend time on the water! Whether you’re interested in boat rides, fishing, or beach bumming, you’ll find no shortage of experiences by or on the water: 

Travel Tip: Read our blog about the best outdoor activities for more ideas on what to do! 

3. Embark on a Unique Adventure  

What better time to cross off a bucket list activity than while you’re on vacation? Treat yourself to some thrilling experiences that will get your heart racing or memorable moments, such as witnessing rare species of birds. Here are a few suggestions:  

4. Dine at the Best Local Restaurants  

We don’t know about you but eating out at different restaurants is one of our favorite things to do when we travel! Whether you’re searching for the best spot to grab a light lunch or a nice establishment for a romantic dinner, you’ll love all the local establishments from which you can choose!  

Travel Tip: Craving seafood? Check out this blog on seafood restaurants

5. Stay at The Fairbanks House

Get the most out of your summer on Amelia Island when you choose to stay in our beautiful Queen Anne Victorian bed and breakfast, conveniently nestled near all the best restaurants, shopping, and attractions in town. We offer a variety of elegant accommodations to ensure that your getaway is unforgettable! Choose between five stunning rooms, four spacious suites, and three cozy, private cottages. While you’re here, take advantage of our unique amenities ranging from a delicious, homemade breakfast provided each morning to complimentary use of our beach cruiser bikes. 

Check our availability and start planning your summer vacation today!