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.



  
Cottontail Tea Party
Saturday, April 19, 2014
12 p.m. – 2 p.m.
The Lobby Lounge
$49 for ages 6 and up; $10 children 3-5, inclusive of service charge

Join the Easter Bunny and Mad Hatter for stories, afternoon tea, petite sandwiches, sweets and souvenir photo. Reservations required.

  
Easter Garden Brunch
Sunday, April 20, 2014
The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom Atrium
Two Seatings: 11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.
$95 per adult and $25 children


Enjoy a spectacular Easter Brunch with an elaborate culinary presentation of brunch favorites.
Champagne toast and live music. Holiday inspired games for children. Reservations required.

Grand Easter Egg Hunt
Sunday, April 20, 2014
9 a.m.

Guests will enjoy a time-honored tradition as children delight in the hunt through 12,000 eggs.
Complimentary.

  
Salt Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet
Sunday, May 11, 2014, 10:30 – 3:30 p.m. and closed for dinner
Delight in a taste experience as Chef de Cuisine Rick Laughlin adds a unique contemporary American twist to traditional favorites. Share this special occasion with an unlimited sparkling wine and jazz trio entertainment.

Complimentary gifts for all mothers – Norman Love Chocolate flower and specialty salt.
$130 per adult | $25 children under 11

  
Café 4750 Mother’s Day Brunch
Sunday, May 11, 2014, 11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
$75 per adult and $25 children under 11

Treat your Mom to a delicious coastal brunch with all her breakfast favorites including one glass of Champagne.

  
Ritz Kids Program
Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Ritz Kids introduces our young guests to the natural wonders of the island through a variety of hands-on adventures. Designed for children ages 5 through 12, the supervised program entertains kids with educational games and activities featuring different themes throughout the week. Ritz Kids programs are offered seasonally. Activities, hours of operation, and pricing are subject to change. Full day $75 per child, $70 additional child. Reservation required.

  
Sunset Kayak Cruise
Fridays, 7 p.m. 9:30 p.m.
A guided tour as you experience nature’s inland waterway landscape, unique sounds and evening sky as the sun sets. Reservation and fee required.

Beach Bonfire
Saturdays, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
We invite you to join us for seaside s’mores and hot cocoa with a cozy beach bonfire. Complimentary.

  
Couple’s Fire in the Dunes
Fridays and Saturdays, 8 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Time to enjoy a personal romantic fire with treats and warm blankets to cuddle. Advance reservation and fee required.

Cocktails from Scratch
Wednesdays, 5:30 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Learn the art of creating classic cocktails. 

Complimentary
Eight Burger Bar and Sports Lounge

  
Nature Tour
Mondays, 2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Experience Egans Creek Greenway with our guide for a pleasantly-paced, narrated walking tour to view wildlife native wildflowers and natural vistas. Transportation is provided. $45 per person.

Behind the Scenes Tour
Wednesdays, 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Take a culinary tour with a Ritz-Carlton Chef.

Farm to Bar
Saturdays, 5 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Learn to create cocktails from the freshest ingredients provided by local farmers.

Complimentary
Café Terrace

  
Ritz Kids Night Out
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children 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! $75 includes dinner and refreshments.

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 Pirate Luis Aury, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a six-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.
Raise your glass in a rousing pirate toast to honor the sunset and begin the weekend.

  
American Beach Bike Tour
Sundays, 2 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Enjoy a narrated bike ride on, American Beach; a historical landmark founded in 1935 by A.L. Lewis, Florida’s first black millionaire. Lewis purchased 200 acres of beachfront for a vacation haven for African-Americans during the days of segregation. In 2002, American Beach was placed on the National Register of Historic Places. $35 per person

  
Historic Fernandina Beach Tour
Tuesdays, 2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
See beautiful Fernandina Beach, with Victorian architecture, quaint shops, shady streets with brick walkways and the oldest saloon in Florida. Visit nearby Old Town, the original site of Fernandina Beach with high bluff views of the Amelia River. Relive history at Fort Clinch a well-preserved, Civil War -era fort with stunning vistas of Cumberland Island, and Atlantic Ocean with beautiful beaches, pier and nature trails. $55 per person.

  
Salt Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet
Sunday, May 11, 2014, 10:30 – 3:30 p.m. and closed for dinner
Delight in a taste experience as Chef de Cuisine Rick Laughlin adds a unique contemporary American twist to traditional favorites. Share this special occasion with an unlimited sparkling wine and jazz trio entertainment.

Complimentary gifts for all mothers – Norman Love Chocolate flower and specialty salt.
$130 per adult | $25 children under 11

  
Café 4750 Mother’s Day Brunch
Sunday, May 11, 2014, 11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
$75 per adult and $25 children under 11

Treat your Mom to a delicious coastal brunch with all her breakfast favorites including one glass of Champagne.

  
Ritz Kids Program
Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Ritz Kids introduces our young guests to the natural wonders of the island through a variety of hands-on adventures. Designed for children ages 5 through 12, the supervised program entertains kids with educational games and activities featuring different themes throughout the week. Ritz Kids programs are offered seasonally. Activities, hours of operation, and pricing are subject to change. Full day $75 per child, $70 additional child. Reservation required.

  
Sunset Kayak Cruise
Fridays, 7 p.m. 9:30 p.m.
A guided tour as you experience nature’s inland waterway landscape, unique sounds and evening sky as the sun sets. Reservation and fee required.

Cocktails from Scratch
Wednesdays, 5:30 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Learn the art of creating classic cocktails. 

Complimentary
Eight Burger Bar and Sports Lounge

  
Nature Tour
Mondays, 2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Experience Egans Creek Greenway with our guide for a pleasantly-paced, narrated walking tour to view wildlife native wildflowers and natural vistas. Transportation is provided. $45 per person.

Behind the Scenes Tour
Wednesdays, 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Take a culinary tour with a Ritz-Carlton Chef.

Farm to Bar
Saturdays, 5 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Learn to create cocktails from the freshest ingredients provided by local farmers.

Complimentary
Café Terrace

  
Ritz Kids Night Out
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children 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! $75 includes dinner and refreshments.

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 Toast to the Weekend
Fridays, 5:30 p.m.
Raise your glass in a rousing pirate toast to honor the sunset and begin the weekend.

  
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 Pirate Luis Aury, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a six-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.

  
American Beach Bike Tour
Sundays, 2 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Enjoy a narrated bike ride on, American Beach; a historical landmark founded in 1935 by A.L. Lewis, Florida’s first black millionaire. Lewis purchased 200 acres of beachfront for a vacation haven for African-Americans during the days of segregation. In 2002, American Beach was placed on the National Register of Historic Places. $35 per person

  
Historic Fernandina Beach Tour
Tuesdays, 2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
See beautiful Fernandina Beach, with Victorian architecture, quaint shops, shady streets with brick walkways and the oldest saloon in Florida. Visit nearby Old Town, the original site of Fernandina Beach with high bluff views of the Amelia River. Relive history at Fort Clinch a well-preserved, Civil War -era fort with stunning vistas of Cumberland Island, and Atlantic Ocean with beautiful beaches, pier and nature trails. $55 per person.

  
Red, White and The Deep Blue Celebration
Friday, July 4, 2014, 7 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Celebrate Independence Day with a lavish, All-American Barbecue on our Ocean Front Lawn. Buffet includes Mayport shrimp, barbecue ribs, skirt steak churasco, chicken, assorted salads, sides and delectable desserts.

The evening activities include various games and live music. Fireworks at 9:15 p.m. Reservations requested.

$93 per adult | $25 per child plus tax

Cocktails from Scratch
Wednesdays, 5:30 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Learn the art of creating classic cocktails. 

Complimentary
Eight Burger Bar and Sports Lounge

Behind the Scenes Tour
Wednesdays, 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Take a culinary tour with a Ritz-Carlton Chef.

Farm to Bar
Saturdays, 5 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Learn to create cocktails from the freshest ingredients provided by local farmers.

Complimentary
Café Terrace

  
Ritz Kids Night Out
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children 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! $75 includes dinner and refreshments.

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 Toast to the Weekend
Fridays, 5:30 p.m.
Raise your glass in a rousing pirate toast to honor the sunset and begin the weekend.

  
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 Pirate Luis Aury, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a six-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 The Deep Blue Celebration
Friday, July 4, 2014, 7 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Celebrate Independence Day with a lavish, All-American Barbecue on our Ocean Front Lawn. Buffet includes Mayport shrimp, barbecue ribs, skirt steak churasco, chicken, assorted salads, sides and delectable desserts.

The evening activities include various games and live music. Fireworks at 9:15 p.m. Reservations requested.

$93 per adult | $25 per child plus tax

Cocktails from Scratch
Wednesdays, 5:30 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Learn the art of creating classic cocktails. 

Complimentary
Eight Burger Bar and Sports Lounge

Behind the Scenes Tour
Wednesdays, 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Take a culinary tour with a Ritz-Carlton Chef.

Farm to Bar
Saturdays, 5 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Learn to create cocktails from the freshest ingredients provided by local farmers.

Complimentary
Café Terrace

  
Ritz Kids Night Out
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children 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! $75 includes dinner and refreshments.

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 Toast to the Weekend
Fridays, 5:30 p.m.
Raise your glass in a rousing pirate toast to honor the sunset and begin the weekend.

  
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 Pirate Luis Aury, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a six-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 Night Out
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children 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! $75 includes dinner and refreshments.

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 Pirate Luis Aury, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a six-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.
Raise your glass in a rousing pirate toast to honor the sunset and begin the weekend.

  
Salt Cooking School
Monday & Tuesday – October 13-14, 2014
Master techniques, recipes and presentation of menu items featured at Salt.
You will learn how to add a modern twist to holiday favorites that will amaze family and friends.
Enjoy breakfast, tour of kitchens, Champagne-du-juor, lunch, Ritz-Carlton apron and recipe book.

There are two options: Cooking School Package with two room nights or a la carte without room accommodations.

  
Ritz Kids Night Out
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children 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! $75 includes dinner and refreshments.

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 Pirate Luis Aury, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a six-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.
Raise your glass in a rousing pirate toast to honor the sunset and begin the weekend.

  
Salt Cooking School
Monday & Tuesday – October 13-14, 2014
Master techniques, recipes and presentation of menu items featured at Salt.
You will learn how to add a modern twist to holiday favorites that will amaze family and friends.
Enjoy breakfast, tour of kitchens, Champagne-du-juor, lunch, Ritz-Carlton apron and recipe book.

There are two options: Cooking School Package with two room nights or a la carte without room accommodations.

  
Ritz Kids Night Out
Available Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children 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! $75 includes dinner and refreshments.

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 Pirate Luis Aury, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a six-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.
Raise your glass in a rousing 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 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! $75 includes dinner and refreshments.

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 Pirate Luis Aury, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a six-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.
Raise your glass in a rousing 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 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! $75 includes dinner and refreshments.

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

Family Beach Bonfire
Saturdays, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Enjoy s’mores and hot chocolate around a bonfire in dunes. Complimentary.

  
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 Pirate Luis Aury, Princess Amelia and our “mascot,” Amelia’s Treasure (a six-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.