The Villas of Amelia Island
8 Amelia Village Circle
Amelia Island, Florida 32034

Amelia Island Pools & Beaches

The Villas of Amelia Island Plantation


Most villa complexes have at least one pool with the exception of Lagoon Villas. In addition to pool access at your villa, guests who book directly with The Villas of Amelia Island will also receive access to Omni Amelia Island Resort’s expansive pool deck which includes a serene adults-only infinity pool, a vast family pool, two hot tubs and three fire features.

All pools are open from dawn till dusk daily.


Soak up the sun on our 3.5 miles of private, uncrowded Amelia Island beach. Put your toes in the sand and enjoy a leisurely stroll down the beach as the sun rises over the Atlantic Ocean. Collect shells and shark teeth washed from the tides, splash in the waves, or simply relax in the shade of one of our beachside cabanas.

Hours of Operation:

  • March 1 through May 25: Hotel Beach 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • May 26 through September 6: Hotel Beach 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • September 7 through October 31: Hotel Beach 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • November through February beach rentals are closed

Private beach fires are available with advanced reservations. For reservations, please call the concierge at (904) 432-1467.

Beach rentals are available at the hotel or by delivery* throughout the spring and summer, including cabanas and chairs as well as boogie boards and beach games with a 24-hour advance reservation. Chairs and umbrellas can be delivered to a villa by 10 a.m. and will be picked up an hour before beaches close. To make a rental reservation please Book Online or call (904) 753-6258.

*Due to private property and beach regulations, beach rentals are delivered once daily to the following locations:

  • Sandcastles Villas (First Boardwalk)
  • Captain’s Court Villas (South Boardwalk)
  • Shipwatch Villas
  • Sea Dunes Villas
  • Turtle Dunes Villas
When you book your vacation rental through The Villas of Amelia Island you will enjoy exclusive access to the Omni Resort pools, a splash park, tiered lounge seating for sun-seekers and poolside food & beverage service. Nestled within the pool grounds, two hot tubs and three fire features offer spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean.

The adults-only infinity edge pool is the ideal place to relax and unwind. Located on the upper deck, it provides the most stunning views of all! The vast family-friendly pool and splash park, perfect for toddlers and small children, are located on the lower deck, providing the perfect space for carefree frolicking and playful water games.

Enjoy Floribbean cuisine and refreshing beverages from Oceanside – the poolside restaurant overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Dine poolside at your lounge chair, on Oceanside’s expansive patio or inside the scenic restaurant.

Pools are open from dawn till dusk daily. Towels are provided at the pool with use of room key.

Beach rental service for The Villas of Amelia Island is temporarily suspended. Please check back for details on when we will resume service.  

Allow our Villas Beach Rental Service to set up and break down rental chairs and umbrellas daily.

  • Two chairs with beach umbrella*
  • Additional chair*
  • Additional umbrella*

*Prices vary throughout the week, weekend and holidays. For pricing information and reservations, please call Beach Cell Phone at (904) 753-6258 or Hotel Concierge at (904) 261-6161 x 1467. A minimum order of $50 is required for setup and a 24% service charge is automatically applied to all rental setup totals.

Reservations are required and will not be accepted for day-of setups. Reserved villas beach rentals need to be canceled before 9 a.m. to avoid being charged for setup.

Beach rentals will be set along the high tide line in front of the specified boardwalk of oceanfront villas. When finished, please leave rental items on the beach for our Villas Beach Rental Service to collect that evening. A credit card will be required to reserve beach equipment rentals. Only June 30-July 9, villa rentals will not be available.



March 1 through May 25: Hotel Beach 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. / Villa Rentals 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

May 24 through September 6: Hotel Beach 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. / Villa Rentals 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

September 7 though October 31: Hotel Beach 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. 



Effective May 30th, 2016 the Nassau County Board of County Commissioners passed an ordinance regulating beach furniture to ensure safe nesting grounds for sea turtles. Beach furniture, tents, etc. must be removed from the beach between 8:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. Personal items left on the beach during these hours will be removed and disposed of by the county.

*Omni Amelia Island Plantation guests, Villas of Amelia Island Plantation guests and Amelia Island Club members are welcome to enjoy our pool facilities as well as rent beach equipment in front of the hotel.

Tired of looking at the waves from the shore? Get in! Learn how to surf from a trained professional. Starting with the basics, we will teach you techniques that will have you ripping waves of the Atlantic in no time. Add an unforgettable memory to your beach vacation and call today to book your lesson. 

To book a reservation, call 904-891-5687.

Experience Amelia Island

Couple eating and drinking wine

Resort Dining

Enjoy an array of restaurants, featuring everything from the finest steaks and seafood, to sandwiches, chef's specials and fresh local ingredients.

Omni Amelia Island spa

Indulge at The Spa

Relax and revive at our full-service, nature-inspired spa.

Segway tour at Amelia Island

Amelia's Wheels

Explore the plantation on bikes, Segways or island hoppers.