THE RITZ-CARLTON, AMELIA ISLAND

4750 Amelia Island Parkway, Amelia Island, Florida 32034 U.S.A.
Phone:  +1 (904) 277-1100   •  Map & Directions
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Calendar of Events



Anticipate the possibilities that each new day brings. Fill your days and nights with excursions, themed events, fine dining and more. Indulge in as much or as little as you please. The choice is yours.



  
Historic Bike Tour
Sundays | 2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Tuesdays | 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Enjoy a pleasantly-paced, guided bike ride through historic Amerian Beach. A fee does apply. Meet at Fitness Center.

  
5K Nature Walk
Mondays & Wednesdays | 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Recreation counselor will guide you on a leisurely stroll past Florida's tallest dunes and historic Amelia Island. Meet at Fitness Center. A fee does apply.

Cocktail Culture
Wednesdays | 5 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Create a cocktail with our specialty infused liquors, mixes and garnish in the Lobby Lounge. A fee does apply.

  
Ritz Kids Program
Daily, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday - Saturday; Sunday 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Explore island treasures with interactive activities from Jean-Michel Cousteau Ocean Futures Society that explores life along the coast, dunes and sky for ages 5-12. A fee is associated with this program.

Sea Shells by the Seashore
Thursdays | 2 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Join us at Center Beach for a half hour shelling expedition and seminar for all ages. An opportunity to see and learn the names of the many different shells found on Amelia Island. Complmentary.

  
Couple's Fire in the Dunes
Friday or Saturday | 6 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Time to enjoy a personal romantic fire nestled in the dunes with treats, warm blankets to cuddle. Two hour reservations. Advance reservation and fee is required. Meet at Fitness Center.

Pirate Toast to the Weekend
Fridays | 5:30 p.m.
Join us in The Lobby Lounge and raise your glass in a rowdy pirate toast to honor the sunset and begin the weekend.

Amelia's Treasure Hunt
Fridays | 5:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
For all ages. Embark on a journey with our pirate to find the lost treasure. Complimentary.

Family Beach Bonfire
Saturdays | 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Join us at South Beach for pirate storytelling, seaside s'mores and hot cocoa with a cozy beach bonfire at the end of the day. Complimentary.

Craft Beer Tasting
Saturdays | 3 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Taste local small batch brews and learn about the brewing process at Eight Burger Bar & Sports Lounge. Complimentary.

  
Ritz Kids Night Out
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children ages 5-12 can get away for a night of fun and excitement just for them. The supervised evening includes games, arts and crafts and loads of fun all centered on a special theme for the night! $85 includes dinner and refreshments. Program hours may be extended to 11 p.m. for an additional $25 per hour, per child with advance notice.

Advance reservations are required by 2 p.m. the day prior. Cancellation fees will apply for reservations cancelled within 24-hours of the program.

  
Pirate Tuck Ins
Available Friday and Saturday
April 3 & 4 - Bunny Tuck Ins replace the Pirate Tuck Ins 

Share a private bedtime story with a buccaneer bearing treats and treasure during our nightly pirate tuck-ins. Milk and cookies are delivered to your room, while a Pirate, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a seven-year-old blue and gold macaw), read a pirate story and surprise your child with a keepsake treasure chest full of goodies.

Tuck Ins are scheduled every half-hour, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. each evening. $65 per child. 24-hour advance reservations are requested.

  
Mother’s Day Brunch in Café 4750
Sunday, May 10, 2015 | 11:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Enjoy a delightful culinary presentation of island brunch favorites with smoked salmon flatbread, an Artisan cheese selections, shucked oysters, poached shrimp, snapper ceviche, crawfish & bay scallop jambalaya, local white fish & rice, chicken scallopini, a carving station offering prime rib and an elaborate dessert station offering delectable homemade treats.

$85 PER PERSON | $25 CHILDREN AGES 3-12

  
Salt Mother’s Day Brunch
Sunday, May 10, 2015 | 11 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Experience oceanfront AAA Five Diamond cuisine in the highly acclaimed fine dining restaurant, Salt, featuring a menu that is masterfully prepared by Chef de Cuisine, Rick Laughlin. Let your palate enjoy an exquisite dining experience that includes wood grilled romaine, lobster bisque, domestic caviar, local Mayport shrimp, Himalayan Salt Block prepared Lamb Chops, Georgia quail, diver scallops and roasted winter vegetables. End the culinary adventure by satisfying your sweet tooth with an array of individual petite desserts including vanilla crème brulee, assorted macaroons and banana pudding.

$135 PER PERSON | $48 CHILDREN AGES 3-12

Take BMW Test Drive
May 18 - 31, 2015 | 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
The exclusive BMW Resort Tour is here! Hotel guests have the rare opportunity to take a complimentary test drive in the exciting new BMW models. Test drives can be up to three hours or take a cruise to dinner in 2015 models including I3, 435i CV, 335i, X3 XDr35i, 750Li, 650i CV, X5 sDr35i and Z4 SDr35is. Stop by the Kiosk located in the Lobby Lounge to schedule you luxurious test drive in the model of your choice.

  
5K Nature Walk
Mondays and Wednesdays | 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Recreation counselor will guide you on a leisurely stroll past Florida's tallest dunes and historic Amelia Island. Meet at Fitness Center. A fee does apply.

  
Historic Bike Tour
Sundays | 2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Tuesdays | 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Enjoy a pleasantly-paced, guided bike ride through historic Amerian Beach. A fee does apply. Meet at Fitness Center.

Cocktail Culture
Wednesdays | 5 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Create a cocktail with our specialty infused liquors, mixes and garnish in the Lobby Lounge. A fee does apply.

  
Ritz Kids Program
Daily, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday - Saturday; Sunday 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Explore island treasures with interactive activities from Jean-Michel Cousteau Ocean Futures Society that explores life along the coast, dunes and sky for ages 5-12. A fee is associated with this program.

Sea Shells by the Seashore
Thursdays | 2 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Join us at Center Beach for a half hour shelling expedition and seminar for all ages. An opportunity to see and learn the names of the many different shells found on Amelia Island. Complmentary.

Pirate Toast to the Weekend
Fridays | 5:30 p.m.
Join us in The Lobby Lounge and raise your glass in a rowdy pirate toast to honor the sunset and begin the weekend.

Amelia's Treasure Hunt
Fridays | 5:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
For all ages. Embark on a journey with our pirate to find the lost treasure. Complimentary.

Craft Beer Tasting
Saturdays | 3 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Taste local small batch brews and learn about the brewing process at Eight Burger Bar & Sports Lounge. Complimentary.

  
Ritz Kids Night Out
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children ages 5-12 can get away for a night of fun and excitement just for them. The supervised evening includes games, arts and crafts and loads of fun all centered on a special theme for the night! $85 includes dinner and refreshments. Program hours may be extended to 11 p.m. for an additional $25 per hour, per child with advance notice.

Advance reservations are required by 2 p.m. the day prior. Cancellation fees will apply for reservations cancelled within 24-hours of the program.

  
Pirate Tuck Ins
Available Friday and Saturday
Share a private bedtime story with a buccaneer bearing treats and treasure during our nightly pirate tuck-ins. Milk and cookies are delivered to your room, while a Pirate, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a seven-year-old blue and gold macaw), read a pirate story and surprise your child with a keepsake treasure chest full of goodies.

Tuck Ins are scheduled every half-hour, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. each evening. $65 per child. 24-hour advance reservations are requested.

  
Salt Cooking School
Monday, June 15, 2015
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Italian Favorites
Learn the art of making sauces, handmade pastas and fish.

$250 person

Take the BMW Test Drive
Daily | 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
The exclusive BMW Resort Tour is here! Hotel guests have the rare opportunity to take a complimentary test drive in the exciting new BMW models. Test drives can be up to three hours or take a cruise to dinner in 2015 models including I3, 435i CV, 335i, X3 XDr35i, 750Li, 650i CV, X5 sDr35i and Z4 SDr35is. Stop by the Kiosk located in the Lobby Lounge to schedule you luxurious test drive in the model of your choice

Cocktail Culture
Wednesdays | 5 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Create a cocktail with our specialty infused liquors, mixes and garnish in the Lobby Lounge. A fee does apply.

  
Ritz Kids Program
Daily, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday - Saturday; Sunday 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Explore island treasures with interactive activities from Jean-Michel Cousteau Ocean Futures Society that explores life along the coast, dunes and sky for ages 5-12. A fee is associated with this program.

Pirate Toast to the Weekend
Fridays | 5:30 p.m.
Join us in The Lobby Lounge and raise your glass in a rowdy pirate toast to honor the sunset and begin the weekend.

  
Ritz Kids Night Out
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children ages 5-12 can get away for a night of fun and excitement just for them. The supervised evening includes games, arts and crafts and loads of fun all centered on a special theme for the night! $85 includes dinner and refreshments. Program hours may be extended to 11 p.m. for an additional $25 per hour, per child with advance notice.

Advance reservations are required by 2 p.m. the day prior. Cancellation fees will apply for reservations cancelled within 24-hours of the program.

  
Pirate Tuck Ins
Available Friday and Saturday
Share a private bedtime story with a buccaneer bearing treats and treasure during our nightly pirate tuck-ins. Milk and cookies are delivered to your room, while a Pirate, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a seven-year-old blue and gold macaw), read a pirate story and surprise your child with a keepsake treasure chest full of goodies.

Tuck Ins are scheduled every half-hour, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. each evening. $65 per child. 24-hour advance reservations are requested.

Red, White and Deep Blue Celebration
Saturday, July 4, 2015 | 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Join us on our magnificent Oceanfront Lawn to celebrate Independence Day with a lavish, All-American Barbecue. The buffet will include chilled seafood, bistro steak, honey chipotle split chicken, grilled pork, fresh local fish and shrimp, chips, juicy burgers, bratwursts, salads and a delectable dessert bar. The evening will also include activities for children of all ages and live music that will fill the air. Enjoy front row seats to a spectacular oceanfront firework show at 9:15 p.m. Reservations requested.

Place: Oceanfront Lawn

Price $99 per Adult | $29 per child 3-11, Includes service charge and complimentary soft drinks.

Take the BMW Test Drive
July 1 - July 19, 2015 (closed on July 4) | 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
The exclusive BMW Resort Tour is here! Hotel guests have the rare opportunity to take a complimentary test drive in the exciting new BMW models. Test drives can be up to three hours or take a cruise to dinner in 2015 models including I3, 435i CV, 335i, X3 XDr35i, 750Li, 650i CV, X5 sDr35i and Z4 SDr35is. Stop by the Kiosk located in the Lobby Lounge to schedule you luxurious test drive in the model of your choice.

Cocktail Culture
Wednesdays | 5 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Create a cocktail with our specialty infused liquors, mixes and garnish in the Lobby Lounge. A fee does apply.

  
Ritz Kids Program
Daily, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday - Saturday; Sunday 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Explore island treasures with interactive activities from Jean-Michel Cousteau Ocean Futures Society that explores life along the coast, dunes and sky for ages 5-12. A fee is associated with this program.

Pirate Toast to the Weekend
Fridays | 5:30 p.m.
Join us in The Lobby Lounge and raise your glass in a rowdy pirate toast to honor the sunset and begin the weekend.

  
Ritz Kids Night Out
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children ages 5-12 can get away for a night of fun and excitement just for them. The supervised evening includes games, arts and crafts and loads of fun all centered on a special theme for the night! $85 includes dinner and refreshments. Program hours may be extended to 11 p.m. for an additional $25 per hour, per child with advance notice.

Advance reservations are required by 2 p.m. the day prior. Cancellation fees will apply for reservations cancelled within 24-hours of the program.

  
Pirate Tuck Ins
Available Friday and Saturday
Share a private bedtime story with a buccaneer bearing treats and treasure during our nightly pirate tuck-ins. Milk and cookies are delivered to your room, while a Pirate, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a seven-year-old blue and gold macaw), read a pirate story and surprise your child with a keepsake treasure chest full of goodies.

Tuck Ins are scheduled every half-hour, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. each evening. $65 per child. 24-hour advance reservations are requested.

  
Ritz Kids Program
Daily, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday - Saturday; Sunday 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Explore island treasures with interactive activities from Jean-Michel Cousteau Ocean Futures Society that explores life along the coast, dunes and sky for ages 5-12. A fee is associated with this program.

Pirate Toast to the Weekend
Fridays | 5:30 p.m.
Join us in The Lobby Lounge and raise your glass in a rowdy pirate toast to honor the sunset and begin the weekend.

  
Ritz Kids Night Out
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children ages 5-12 can get away for a night of fun and excitement just for them. The supervised evening includes games, arts and crafts and loads of fun all centered on a special theme for the night! $85 includes dinner and refreshments. Program hours may be extended to 11 p.m. for an additional $25 per hour, per child with advance notice.

Advance reservations are required by 2 p.m. the day prior. Cancellation fees will apply for reservations cancelled within 24-hours of the program.

  
Pirate Tuck Ins
Available Friday and Saturday
Share a private bedtime story with a buccaneer bearing treats and treasure during our nightly pirate tuck-ins. Milk and cookies are delivered to your room, while a Pirate, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a seven-year-old blue and gold macaw), read a pirate story and surprise your child with a keepsake treasure chest full of goodies.

Tuck Ins are scheduled every half-hour, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. each evening. $65 per child. 24-hour advance reservations are requested.

  
Salt Cooking School
Monday, September 14, 2015
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Classic German Cuisine
Braising, soups, dumplings and meat

$250 per person

  
Ritz Kids Program
Daily, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday - Saturday; Sunday 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Explore island treasures with interactive activities from Jean-Michel Cousteau Ocean Futures Society that explores life along the coast, dunes and sky for ages 5-12. A fee is associated with this program.

Pirate Toast to the Weekend
Fridays | 5:30 p.m.
Join us in The Lobby Lounge and raise your glass in a rowdy pirate toast to honor the sunset and begin the weekend.

  
Ritz Kids Night Out
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children ages 5-12 can get away for a night of fun and excitement just for them. The supervised evening includes games, arts and crafts and loads of fun all centered on a special theme for the night! $85 includes dinner and refreshments. Program hours may be extended to 11 p.m. for an additional $25 per hour, per child with advance notice.

Advance reservations are required by 2 p.m. the day prior. Cancellation fees will apply for reservations cancelled within 24-hours of the program.

  
Pirate Tuck Ins
Available Friday and Saturday
Share a private bedtime story with a buccaneer bearing treats and treasure during our nightly pirate tuck-ins. Milk and cookies are delivered to your room, while a Pirate, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a seven-year-old blue and gold macaw), read a pirate story and surprise your child with a keepsake treasure chest full of goodies.

Tuck Ins are scheduled every half-hour, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. each evening. $65 per child. 24-hour advance reservations are requested.

Pirate Toast to the Weekend
Fridays | 5:30 p.m.
Join us in The Lobby Lounge and raise your glass in a rowdy pirate toast to honor the sunset and begin the weekend.

  
Ritz Kids Night Out
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children ages 5-12 can get away for a night of fun and excitement just for them. The supervised evening includes games, arts and crafts and loads of fun all centered on a special theme for the night! $85 includes dinner and refreshments. Program hours may be extended to 11 p.m. for an additional $25 per hour, per child with advance notice.

Advance reservations are required by 2 p.m. the day prior. Cancellation fees will apply for reservations cancelled within 24-hours of the program.

  
Pirate Tuck Ins
Available Friday and Saturday
Share a private bedtime story with a buccaneer bearing treats and treasure during our nightly pirate tuck-ins. Milk and cookies are delivered to your room, while a Pirate, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a seven-year-old blue and gold macaw), read a pirate story and surprise your child with a keepsake treasure chest full of goodies.

Tuck Ins are scheduled every half-hour, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. each evening. $65 per child. 24-hour advance reservations are requested.

  
Salt Cooking School
Monday, November 2, 2015
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Holiday Classics
$250 per person

The S.S. Amelia Gingerbread Pirate Ship Arrives
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Land O’ Matey, We have arrived at Amelia Island. Come get a close up view the World’s Largest Gingerbread Pirate Ship as it anchored here in our lobby. The ship is the perfect place to capture holiday pictures and memories with the chocolate sculpted pirates.

Christmas Tree Lighting
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Stand in awe as the twinkle of thousands of Christmas lights light up our beautifully decorate resort and Christmas tree. Take time to enjoy light refreshments and local entertainment while the children wait anxiously to meet Santa. Then turn your eyes to the sky as fireworks light up the night. Raffle tickets are available to support the local YMCA Foundation.

  
Santa’s Wonderland Dinner
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Join Santa along with his elves for a new wonderland experience including appearances by an Ice Princess and Jack Frost. Santa’s Wonderland menu includes mouthwatering options from all across the North Pole. Reservations Requested

  
Thanksgiving Grand Feast
Thursday, November 26, 2015
Enjoy an exciting culinary adventure of traditional Thanksgiving favorites. The buffet will include an array of scrumptious items perfectly prepared by our masterful chefs that will make you feel right at home.

  
Salt Thanksgiving Experience
Thursday, November 26, 2015
The high acclaimed ocean side fine dining restaurant features a four-course Thanksgiving menu filled with passion and luxurious flavors. Allow Chef de Cusine, Rick Laughlin and his culinary team take your palette on a delicious excursion it will never forget.

  
Thanksgiving in Café 4750
Thursday, November 26, 2015
Celebrate this great American holiday with family and friends. Enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving dinner buffet that offers a salad bar, seafood, a carving station with a variety of proteins and a vast display of desserts. Reservations requested.

Pirate Toast to the Weekend
Fridays | 5:30 p.m.
Join us in The Lobby Lounge and raise your glass in a rowdy pirate toast to honor the sunset and begin the weekend.

  
Ritz Kids Night Out
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children ages 5-12 can get away for a night of fun and excitement just for them. The supervised evening includes games, arts and crafts and loads of fun all centered on a special theme for the night! $85 includes dinner and refreshments. Program hours may be extended to 11 p.m. for an additional $25 per hour, per child with advance notice.

Advance reservations are required by 2 p.m. the day prior. Cancellation fees will apply for reservations cancelled within 24-hours of the program.

  
Pirate Tuck Ins
Available Friday and Saturday
Share a private bedtime story with a buccaneer bearing treats and treasure during our nightly pirate tuck-ins. Milk and cookies are delivered to your room, while a Pirate, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a seven-year-old blue and gold macaw), read a pirate story and surprise your child with a keepsake treasure chest full of goodies.

Tuck Ins are scheduled every half-hour, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. each evening. $65 per child. 24-hour advance reservations are requested.

  
Christmas Eve Dinner
Thursday, December 24, 2015
Celebrate Christmas Eve in Café 4750. You and your family will enjoy a delightful presentation of an array of food at its finest. Don’t forget to save some room for our decadent dessert bar. Reservations Requested.

  
Christmas Day Brunch Buffet
Friday, December 25, 2015
Start the morning by dinning on a delectable selection of brunch favorite ranging from seafood, proteins, an omelet station, artisanal cheese and a luscious dessert station. Reservations Requested.

  
New Year’s Eve Black and White Gala
Thursday, December 31, 2015
Welcome in New Years with style as we celebrate a night to remember with luxurious dining options. Dance the night away to live music and toast in the New Year with Champagne. Black and white attire is encouraged.

Pirate Toast to the Weekend
Fridays | 5:30 p.m.
Join us in The Lobby Lounge and raise your glass in a rowdy pirate toast to honor the sunset and begin the weekend.

  
Ritz Kids Night Out
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children ages 5-12 can get away for a night of fun and excitement just for them. The supervised evening includes games, arts and crafts and loads of fun all centered on a special theme for the night! $85 includes dinner and refreshments. Program hours may be extended to 11 p.m. for an additional $25 per hour, per child with advance notice.

Advance reservations are required by 2 p.m. the day prior. Cancellation fees will apply for reservations cancelled within 24-hours of the program.