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Southern Sophistication Sets the Scene for Your Next Romantic Escape in Jacksonville

In a city full of southern charm, great eats, and gorgeous views it’s not hard for romance to blossom. When it comes to hospitality in Jacksonville, Fla these hotels and resorts know how to set the scene for your special trip away.

For the ultimate beach retreat find your way to One Ocean Resort and Spa where award winning fare gives way to decadent spa services and charming nearby shops. Meanwhile, history lovers will find the Casa Marina Hotel and Restaurant a rare gem in the midst of Jacksonville Beach. Take in panoramic views of white sandy beaches and the Jacksonville fishing pier from the Penthouse Lounge before retiring to one of the stately guest rooms.

Downtown is an active hub for nightlife, entertainment, food and culture. For couples looking to stay in the middle of the action consider the Omni Jacksonville Hotel or Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront for easy access to the arts, as well as the scenic Riverwalk.

Slightly north in Amelia Island nature lovers will melt away in serenity at the Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island or Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort where Southern sophistication and warm hospitality see to your every desire.

Your intimate retreat is waiting and Jacksonville is an ideal getaway. Escape from reality and find each other again in the “Bold New City of the South’s” finest accommodations.



Experience the heart of downtown Jacksonville when you stay at the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront. Minutes from downtown's sports complex and popular nightlife you'll find plenty to do while enjoying your stay. Reserve the romance package...  Read More



The perfect stay if you are planning to jet in or out of town for a romantic getaway. Take in the expanse of the property with large rooms, an inviting atrium complete with indoor/outdoor pool. Popular shopping and entertainment are just minutes...  Read More



Relive the glamour and romance of times gone by at the historic Casa Marina Hotel and Restaurant. Opening it's doors in 1925, to walk the halls of this grand lady is to travel where legends have gone before. Take in the pristine coastline of...  Read More



Experience the laid back retreat that is Hotel Indigo in Deerwood Park. Situated next to the charming Tapestry Park shopping center, you'll find fine dining and boutique shopping within walking distance. Clean spacious rooms with hardwood floors...  Read More



Stay in the center if Jacksonville's Art and Culture scene at Omni Jacksonville Hotel. Take in sweeping views of the St. Johns River and the twinkling lights of Jacksonville's downtown skyline from the Omni's Water St. Location. Let the staff...  Read More



Get lost in each other at the Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa. Unwind at the Cabana Beach Club while you soak up the sun or make a splash in the refreshing pool. Play a round at one of the exclusive TPC courses before retreating to the...  Read More



Be transported to the feel of a Mediterranean coastal retreat at The Lodge & Club in Ponte Vedra Beach. Spacious rooms overlook the Atlantic ocean and are luxuriously appointed with large bathrooms and fireplaces available in some rooms....  Read More



Reconnect with your mate at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort where you're surrounded by nature, and embraced by a sense of relaxation. Sip hand crafted cocktails by the majestic multi-tiered pool, or take in a round of championship...  Read More



Relax in your element at One Ocean Resort and Spa, Jacksonville's own chic beach resort tucked away in the charming neighborhood of Atlantic Beach. Receive a $200 spa credit with the signature romance package and melt away for the afternoon with...  Read More



Escape from reality and connect with the one you love at the ultimate luxury destination. Showcasing breathtaking views of the pristine beaches and seascape, the Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island is praised for it's incredible service and ability to...  Read More


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