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Amelia Island Lighthouse

1 Lighthouse Lane, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL
+1 904-261-3248
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Cannot get to it

Unkempt and could not gain access to the light house. Weird location in back of neighborhood and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
lrolader
,
Athens, Georgia
Terrible direction to get to lighthouse

Although I'm sure the lighthouse itself is beautiful, it doesnt change the fact that they make it... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2017
joeyknapp845
,
Marietta, Georgia
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1 Lighthouse Lane, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL
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+1 904-261-3248
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unkempt and could not gain access to the light house. Weird location in back of neighborhood and fenced off.

Thank lrolader
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Although I'm sure the lighthouse itself is beautiful, it doesnt change the fact that they make it as difficult as possible to find. There are no signs leading to the lighthouse and GPS takes you to a house that looks like the right address but...More

1  Thank joeyknapp845
Reviewed 4 July 2017

My spouse and I love going to lighthouse in different states..This one did not disappoint...Great experience,,,,

Thank 637miriamp
Reviewed 1 July 2017

The lighthouse is located in a residential district so there is limited parking and viewing hours. Still, its picturesque and quaint.

Thank Katherine G
Reviewed 1 July 2017

The Amelia Island Lighthouse is beautiful. It was not open to visitors when we went, but it was still a beautiful place to visit. I love, love, love lighthouses. This one is very unique and was a great stop for us.

Thank AmandaRich
Reviewed 27 June 2017

The Amelia Island Lighthouse is only accessable by appointment through a tour, which is only available a few days a month - not ideal for tourists. If you aren't visiting during a week they are offering tours, you cannot even drive up to see it...More

Thank Jessica O
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Oldest lighthouse in Florida and still operational. Located not where you would expect. Takes very little time to drive by and see.

Thank SharonWS1982
Reviewed 20 June 2017

When driving over the bridge from the beach side over to the downtown side, you can see a hint of the top of the lighthouse to your right. When looking it up in GPS, the lighthouse is on Lighthouse Circle... NOT Lighthouse Rd. You do...More

Thank srpanderson70
Reviewed 12 June 2017

limited access and views of this lighthouse which was disappointing. GPS will take you into a neighborhood and arriving in someone's backyard basically with a locked gate around the lighthouse.

Thank sc40sumthin
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We found "Lighthouse Circle" and "Lighthouse Lane". It appears Lighthouse Circle was the way there but the "driveway" had a locked gate. Online we found it's only open certain Wednesdays and maybe Saturdays. We were visiting on a Monday. Go figure. Other lighthouses we've been...More

Thank eaglecitizen
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Lisa N
20 August 2016|
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Response from Ronald E | Reviewed this property |
Wrong lighthouse it is closed sorry
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