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Treat Yourself at Jacksonville's Most Luxurious Hotels and Resorts

Looking for an indulgent getaway during your next visit to Jacksonville? We’ve got you covered with the First Coast’s ten most luxurious hotels and resorts. Whether it’s Egyptian Cotton bedding, distinctive fare, or top notch amenities these destinations deliver. The Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort, Ponte Vedra Inn & Club, and One Ocean Resort and Spa all lead the way ensuring you’ll experience your most relaxing getaway yet when you visit the “River City by the Sea”.

If you are visiting Jacksonville and looking for a taste of the luxe life, then these ten destinations have you covered. Decadent dining, attentive service, and world class amenities ensure your every whim is granted seemingly before you even desire it.

From the urban core to the shores of Jacksonville’s local barrier islands you’ll find charm and hospitality distinct to the region. Enjoy the coastal lifestyle in nearby Amelia Island at the luxury resorts Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort, and the Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island. Miles of pristine shoreline beckon travelers to slow down for a minute and enjoy the sun, sand, and plenty of fun.

For those staying downtown, seek out the Omni Jacksonville Hotel. Celebrating a recent renovation of all their guest rooms, this destination is centrally located to culture, shopping, and some of Jacksonville’s most highly praised restaurants.

Get a taste of all the First Coast has to offer at these first class destinations and enjoy hospitality at it’s finest.


Crowne Plaza Jacksonville Riverfront Hotel
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Embrace Jacksonville's laid back coastal atmosphere in the midst of it's urban scene downtown at the Crowne Plaza Jacksonville Riverfront. It's riverfront location provides the perfect view of Jacksonville's city scape and is just steps away...  Read More



The largest convention hotel in Northeast Florida takes it's luxurious setting up a notch as it undergoes a complete renovation. The St. Johns River serves as the inspiration for the hotel's new look with calming colors creating a sense of...  Read More



This full service hotel on the doorstep of Jacksonville's International Airport offers a host of freebies including free wifi, free airport shuttles, and free onsite parking. A stunning focal point of The Crowne Plaza Jacksonville Airport is the...  Read More

Ponte Vedra Inn & Club


The historic Ponte Vedra Inn & Club has been setting the standard in luxurious getaways since the 1920s when it originally opened it's doors. The experience at The Ponte Vedra Inn & Club is distinctive and award winning. Stay in one of...  Read More



Situated in the heart of Jacksonville's thriving downtown, Omni Jacksonville Hotel is walking distance from great shopping, cultural arts, and the sparkling riverfront. Celebrating a recent renovation to its 354 spacious guest rooms, the Omni...  Read More



Treating guests to the ultimate pampering experience since 1989, The Lodge & Club is a luxurious boutique hotel located in charming Ponte Vedra Beach. Offering both romance and serenity, The Lodge & Club supplies access to oceanfront...  Read More



Stay at the home of the world famous Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass when you visit the Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort and Spa. Spacious guest rooms offer resort and lagoon views, while private one and two bedroom Villas provide that home away...  Read More



One Ocean Resort & Spa's idyllic setting in charming Atlantic Beach sets the scene for a getaway like no other. The elegant resort embodies a chic sense of place all it's own. Designed to reflect inspiration from the natural coastal...  Read More



Treat yourself to a luxurious stay at the Ritz-Carlton, Amelia-Island. With a reputation synonymous with the height of quality, the Ritz-Carlton certainly delivers what it promises. For ultimate pampering reserve one of the 36 Club Level rooms...  Read More



If you are looking for a luxurious retreat you'll discover a world of refreshing sophistication at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort. After their recent 85 million dollar re-imagination, this beach resort is ready to impress. Resting on...  Read More


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