Just a 30-minute drive from the stadium, Amelia Island offers TaxSlayer Bowl fans an island oasis during the big game weekend. With more than 40 distinct dining options, accommodations from luxury resorts to quaint bed and breakfast inns, and endless activities such as golf, kayaking and fishing, there is plenty to keep fans busy before or after the game.
Amelia Island is executing its own game plan to give fans an all-star line-up of special offers and discounts. Home to numerous award-winning hotels, resorts and inns offering discounted packages, Amelia Island is the place for Bowl fans looking to turn a game day trip into a weekend getaway – or for those who prefer to watch the game from the comfort of their hotel rooms.
Make your Amelia Island visit even more memorable with special offers from local accommodators and attractions.
The Iowa Hawkeyes will be staying at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation, where our lucky TaxSlayer Bowl Island Getaway winner will be staying.
Stay on Amelia Island and watch the Iowa Hawkeyes practice at Fernandina Beach High School.
Florida’s Legendary Island
Any time is a good time to experience Amelia Island.
Rich in history and natural beauty, Amelia Island invites you to reconnect with the things that matter most and create moments that stay with you for life. With 13 miles of pristine beaches, abundant wildlife and clear, calm waters, Amelia Island and its quaint charm has been a beloved destination for generations. Her upscale resorts, world-class spas, championship golf courses and exclusive restaurants combine with a charming collection of bed and breakfasts, historic sites and captivating festivals for an experience that’s unique to all visitors.
Come experience why Amelia Island has consistently been one of Florida’s highest ranked island destinations. Consult our vacation planner for great trip ideas.