Amelia Island Williams House Bed & Breakfast

Tranquil setting where romance, relaxation and history combine to create a special getaway.


Tranquil setting where romance, relaxation and history combine to create a special getaway.

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Amelia Island Williams House Video Tour





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The Basics


The Amelia Island Williams House Bed & Breakfast is an elegant bed and breakfast located in the historic village of Fernandina Beach, Florida. Situated in a quiet neighborhood of beautiful Victorian homes, the inn is exquisite in its design and is included on the National Register of Historic Places as a Contributing Structure to the Fernandina Beach Historic District and has been named a Florida Heritage Landmark Site.

At a Glance

  • Smoke-Free
  • Eco-Friendly
  • Weddings/Events
  • Hot Breakfast
  • History & Heritage
  • Gardens
  • Romantic Getaway
  • Shopping

In the Know

  • The Amelia Island Museum of History is bursting with fascinating stories that are just waiting to be shared with eager visitors and residents
  • Enjoy a tour of the history of Amelia Island on an entertaining and relaxing boat or bus tour of historic Fernandina Beach

  • Amelia Island River Cruise offers an extensive and rich history of Amelia and Cumberland Island with views of wildlife along the way
  • Fernandina's Main Beach is 1.7 miles from The Williams House. Drive, bike or walk to a comfortable, spacious park

Stay for the Story

We partner with a local flower farm for stunning arrangements and spoil guests with luxurious linens and spa-like bathrooms. With a pollinator garden, eco-friendly choices, and yoga on the front lawn, we care deeply about the community.

Sip & Savor

Here are a few things to sip & savor when you visit…

Espana Restaurant & Tapas is the perfect spot for traditional tapas from Spain & Portugal
Enjoy Asian street food in downtown Fernandina Beach at Wicked BAO
Try Burlingame Restaurant for seasonally inspired, modern American food with a twist

See & Do

Here are a few things to see & do when you visit…

Try a guided tour of the waterways with kayak or boat; Paddleboard and kayak rentals as well
Hike Fort Clinch State Park, with over 1,400-acres to explore
Horseback ride to experience a sunrise or sunset on one of the best beaches in Florida

Packages and Special Offers

VALID THROUGH: Jul 19 2024

Williams House Private Elopement

When it’s time for “I do”, the Amelia Island Williams House is the ideal romantic location for your private elopement just for...See More

Amelia Island Williams House Bed & Breakfast

Fernandina Beach, FL


VALID THROUGH: Jul 19 2024

Williams House Intimate Wedding

When it’s time for “I do”, the Amelia Island Williams House is the ideal romantic location for your intimate wedding or elopement....See More

Amelia Island Williams House Bed & Breakfast

Fernandina Beach, FL


VALID THROUGH: Jul 19 2024

Pamper Yourself

Cost: $495*Champagne and flower bouquet in room on arrivalGoodie basket with assorted bath productsOne-hour massage at Coastal Massage for each of you...See More

Amelia Island Williams House Bed & Breakfast

Fernandina Beach, FL


Guest Reviews

My husband and I booked an impromptu weekend getaway and by chance was recommended Amelia Island Williams House. Neither of us ever stayed in a B&B, but our love for history and Victorian architecture encouraged us to try something new. We are so happy we did! The Williams House is a beautiful testament to the rich history of Amelia Island, a shining gem meticulously curated by innkeeper Veronica. From...See More

- Courtney W

We were looking for a new destination for our 20th wedding anniversary and decided on Amelia Island. We chose the Williams House based on prior reviews and the charm of this historical building. We are so glad to have spent 3 nights at the Williams House! Veronica is such a wonderful host who takes great pride in providing her guests the best experience possible. Breakfast each morning was delicious....See More

- Michael Mazza

Absolutely wonderful experience at the Williams House. Beautiful B&B with so much history. Very clean and comfortable and accommodating. Veronica, the innkeeper, is lovely and such a wonderful host - she has truly thought of everything. Breakfast all three days was absolutely delicious too. Wine is offered in the early evening and it is especially nice to sip it out on the beautiful front porch. We borrowed the property's...See More

- Alexandra Groezinger

We only stayed one night at Williams house on our way to Cumberland Island, but it was one of the most pleasant experiences of our entire vacation. Veronica was the most amazing host in one of the most beautiful B&Bs we have ever experienced. Her attention to detail is incredible. It is all the little things that make an experience truly special. The location and breakfast alone are worth...See More

- Robert Burns

We stayed in Smuggler’s Cove and the room had an amazing balcony! The bed was also very comfortable! Easy walk to all of the bars, restaurants, shops & the river front. Breakfast was first class! We looked forward to it every day. Beautiful home with a lovely owner who made sure we were well taken care of in all ways. Extra perk for EV owners. They have 2 chargers!!!!...See More

- Rick Leggett

Rooms & Suites

# of Rooms: 10

Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Bathrobes, Hair Dryer, USB Charging Stations, Alarm Clocks, Antique Furnishings

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For information on ADA accessibility for the facility or its rooms, please contact the property directly.


Smoking Policy: Smoke free

Family Friendly: Yes , Welcomes children over the age of 14

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Food & Wine

Meals Offered: Breakfast

Special Diets Accommodated: Yes

Dining Amenities: Complimentary Afternoon Tea/Refreshments, Complimentary Beverages, Complimentary Early Coffee Tea, Complimentary Snacks, Picnics Available, Social Hour with innkeeper(s), Special Diets Accommodated

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Guest Services

Internet Service: Wireless

Front Desk/Security: Business Hours, Onsite

Corporate Rates: No

Inn Amenities: Hot Breakfast, Concierge Services, Free Onsite Parking, Full House Rental Available, Gardens on Property, Green Environmentally Friendly, LGBTQI+ Friendly, Meeting Space Available, National Historic Registry, Weddings & Events Available

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Weddings & Celebrations

Wedding/Reception/Event Facilities: Indoor, Outdoor

Events Supported: Private Parties, Ceremonies, Bridal Luncheons, Elopements, Baby Showers

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Business Travel & Meetings

Meeting Types: Business Meetings, Retreats

Meeting Facilities: Yes

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Location Type: Small Town/Village, Beach