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THE RITZ-CARLTON, AMELIA ISLAND SPRING TO TREASURE

Exploring Coastal Treasures Guest Activity Guide

Summer of Discovery (PDF)

DAILY ACTIVITIES

8:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m. Amelia’s Playdate (Concierge)—Plush friends get a resort playdate with Amelia the Macaw and photos to share.
Drop-off at the Concierge desk between 8 a.m. and 10 a.m., pick-up between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m.

8:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m. Daily Fitness Classes* (Fitness Center)—From Boot Camp to Pilates, our instructors offer a variety of classes. Touch ext. 5013.

9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. Ritz Kids Program** (Ritz Kids Room)—Explore island treasures with informative games and crafts for ages 5-12.

9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Private Luxury Boat Tour** (Lobby)—Experience the beaches and salt marshes of Amelia Island by luxury boat. (2 Hour Minimum Reservations)

9:30 a.m.–9:45 a.m. Fish Feeding (Ritz Kids Room)—Be our guest as we feed our reef and exotic fish in their aquatic tanks.

10:30 a.m.–10:45 a.m. Story Time (Lobby)—Delight in tales of fantasy and adventure for children of all ages.

10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. Eco-Kayak Island Waterway Tour** (Lobby)—Experience unspoiled natural beauty on a guided tour. Reservations required.

10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. Ride the Waves** (North Beach)—90-minute surfing and paddle boarding lessons.

10:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m. Our Space Family Game Room—Play video games, air hockey and watch movies in our theater.

1:30 p.m.–4:00 p.m. Historic Fernandina Bike Tour** (Lobby)—Take a guided bike tour through historic downtown Fernandina.

2:15 p.m.–2:30 p.m. Healing Through Scents Class (Spa)—Learn about essential oils and create an aromatherapy blend in a complimentary inhaler.

3:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m. Craft Time* (Craft Tent)—Hands-on fun for our younger guests and children at heart.

3:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m. Salt Immersion Class (The Salt Shop)—Taste and learn about specialty gourmet and house-made infused salts.

4:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m. Shell and Shark Tooth Hunt (Center Beach)—Search for shells and fossilized shark teeth along the coastline.

5:30 p.m.–5:45 p.m. Pirate Toast (Lobby)—Join us for an Amelia Island tradition as the Pirate Captain tells a sea tale and raises a toast to life on the sea.

5:30 p.m.–11:00 p.m. Downtown Shuttle**—Reserve your seat on the downtown shuttle to historic Fernandina Beach.

5:45 p.m.–6:00 p.m. First Call* (The Lobby Bar)—Gather with us as mixologists present a delicious, house-infused small batch bourbon.

*A fee is associated with this activity. **Advance reservation and fee required. 24-hour advance reservation required for tours and activities all activities are complimentary unless otherwise indicated.

WEEKLY ACTIVITIES

MONDAY

9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Indulge (Spa)—Complimentary ESPA© Pink Mud Hair and Scalp Treatment with any Massage or Facial 80 min. or longer.

1:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m. Island Charm Bracelet* (Craft Tent)—Make an island memory using glass beads and charms.

2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m. American Beach Bike Tour** (Fitness Center)—A guided bike tour to see American Beach and NaNa, Florida’s tallest dune.

 

TUESDAY

1:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m. Foam Pirate Ship* (Craft Tent)—Build a mini pirate ship that really floats.

 

WEDNESDAY

9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m. Morning Nature Walk (Lobby)—Explore the beach and dune ecosystems on a guided walk with the resort Naturalist.

9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Untangled (Spa)—Enjoy 10% off any Moroccan Oil or Kérastase products with any salon service.

12:00 p.m.               Nature Activity Table (Poolside Lawn)—Visit the Nature Activity Table for fun activities presented by the Naturalist.

1:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m. Sand Art * (Craft Tent)—Use layers of colored sand to mimic the sunset, ocean or rainbow.

 

THURSDAY

9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m. Morning Nature Walk (Lobby)—Explore the beach and dune ecosystems on a guided walk with the resort Naturalist.

12:00 p.m. Nature Activity Table (Poolside Lawn)—Visit the Nature Activity Table for fun activities presented by the Naturalist.

1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. Sandcastle Concierge** (Lobby)—Build memories with support from our Sandcastle Concierge. Fee and reservations required.

1:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m. Sea Life Mini Pillow* (Craft Tent)—Make your favorite sea creature into a mini pillow.

 

FRIDAY

9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m. Morning Nature Walk (Lobby)—Explore the beach and dune ecosystems on a guided walk with the resort Naturalist.

9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Shop ‘til You Drop Friday (Spa Boutique)—Receive 10% off any spa retail purchase.

10:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m. Adult Tennis Drills Clinic** (Pro Shop)—Fast-paced drills focusing on various strokes and doubles strategy.

12:00 p.m. Nature Activity Table (Poolside Lawn)—Visit the Nature Activity Table for fun activities presented by the Naturalist.

5:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m. Early Evening Nature Walk (Lobby)—A captivating mix of barrier island geography and stories of Amelia Island’s colorful history.

5:15 p.m.–5:30 p.m. Pirate’s Treasure Hunt (Lobby)—Embark on a journey with our pirate to find the lost treasure.

6:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. Kids’ Night Out** (Ritz Kids Room)—Crafts, games, movies and dinner for a fun evening for ages 5-12.

6:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. Pirate Tuck-Ins**—Bedtime story read by our Pirate Captain and Princess Amelia bearing gifts of milk and cookies.

 

SATURDAY

9:00 a.m.–109:00 a.m. Morning Nature Walk (Lobby)—Explore the beach and dune ecosystems on a guided walk with the resort Naturalist.

10:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m. Adult Tennis Drills Clinic** (Pro Shop)—Fast-paced drills focusing on various strokes and doubles strategy.

12:00 p.m. Nature Activity Table (Poolside Lawn)—Visit the Nature Activity Table for fun activities presented by the Naturalist.

1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. Sandcastle Concierge** (Lobby)—Build memories with support from our Sandcastle Concierge. Fee and reservations required.

4:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m. Cocktail Culture* (The Lobby Bar)—Learn the art of creating and tasting extraordinary cocktails. Reservations required.

5:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m. Early Evening Nature Walk (Lobby)—A captivating mix of barrier island geography and stories of Amelia Island’s colorful history.

6:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. Kids’ Night Out** (Ritz Kids Room)—Crafts, games, movies and dinner for a fun evening for ages 5-12.

6:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. Pirate Tuck-Ins**—Bedtime story by our Pirate Captain and Princess Amelia, bearing gifts of milk and cookies.

 

SUNDAY

10:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m. Adult Tennis Drills Clinic** (Pro Shop)—Fast-paced drills focusing on various strokes and doubles strategy.

2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m. American Beach Bike Tour** (Fitness Center)—A guided bike tour to see American Beach and NaNa, Florida’s tallest dune.

All activities are complimentary unless indicated. Please dial ext. 1087 for details.
*A fee is associated with this activity. **Advance reservation and fee required. 24-hour advance reservation required for tours and activities.
All complimentary spa enhancements are offered during any 50 minute service or longer, excluding Heaven in a Hammock.
One daily fitness class is included with the purchase of the resort activity package.

 

 

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