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What’s the Best Valentine’s Day Getaway Near Jacksonville, FL?

Valentine’s Day is the perfect time to show your special someone how much you care. Between the stress of work and other obligations, it can be difficult to find the time to set aside to spend one-on-one time with each other. This year, plan an unforgettable Valentine’s Day getaway near Jacksonville, FL! Amelia Island is the perfect destination for your romantic weekend. Our coastal town boasts views sandy beaches, indulgent dining options, first-class spas, romantic places to stay, and so much more! 

When you’re ready to start planning your romantic getaway, request our Amelia Island Vacation Guide. This online guide is filled with romantic things to do and see during your Valentine’s Day celebration! 

5 Things to Do on Your Valentine’s Day Getaway Near Jacksonville, FL 

1. Romantic Strolls on the Beach 

No trip to the Florida coast would be complete without a visit to the beach. When you visit Amelia Island, sandy beaches are just a stone’s throw away! During your visit, enjoy evening strolls on the beaches of Amelia Island with your sweetheart. It’s a great opportunity to spend uninterrupted time with one another!

Travel Tip: If you’d prefer to bike to the beach, we offer complimentary beach cruisers for our guests staying with us at The Fairbanks House. 

2. Explore the Area’s Dining Options 

Amelia Island is filled with delectable dining options. From fresh catches from the Atlantic Ocean to vegetarian and vegan options, you and your sweetheart can find a menu that satisfies both of your tastebuds. The Patio Place is one of our favorites! This fresh-service wine bar offers a full menu of creative offerings.  

3. Book a Couples’ Spa Treatment 

There’s no better way to unwind from the stress of everyday life than with a trip to the spa. During tour Valentine’s Day getaway, be sure to book a treatment at a local Amelia Island spa. We love the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort Spa. This spa includes a wide variety of treatments, including a couples’ massage! You can also grab a bite to eat after at one of the on-site restaurants! 

4. Stay at The Fairbanks House 

End each day of your romantic getaway in a guest room at The Fairbanks House. Our accommodations on Amelia Island include five guest rooms, four suites, and three cottages.  

We recommend The Hideaway Cottage for complete privacy during your romantic getaway. This converted attic features Victorian décor, a whirlpool tub, and a king-size bed. This cottage also boasts a private entrance, private second-story, and a shared first-story front porch. During your stay, enjoy all our luxurious amenities.  

5. Add a Romance Package to Your Reservation 

Don’t forget to add a romance package to your reservation at The Fairbanks House! Our romance packages include complimentary chocolates, dinner credits, concierge service for dinner reservations and spa appointments, and more! 

Best of all, Valentine’s Day falls under our “Cuddle Up Season Rates” so you can enjoy the same amenities in these romance packages but at discounted rates! 

Check our availability to start planning your Valentine’s Day getaway near Jacksonville, FL!