Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Fernandina Beach

Enjoy the history and other features of Fernandina Beach. This city's beaches, island views and seafood restaurants draw many visitors. Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay and Big Talbot Island State Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Fernandina Beach

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Fernandina Beach a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens (21.4 mi / 34.4 km)
  • Island Falls Golf (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Fernandina Beach Golf Club (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Club at Osprey Cove (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Laurel Island Links (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Fernandina Beach

Travellers enjoy Fernandina Beach for its boating. If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Fernandina Beach

Travellers appreciate the island views and breathtaking sunsets, which is just a taste of what Fernandina Beach has to offer. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Fernandina Beach. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Big Talbot Island State Park (13.3 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens (21.4 mi / 34.4 km)
  • Peters Point Beach Front Park (5.1 mi / 8.1 km)
  • American Beach (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Crooked River State Park (13.3 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Pumpkin Hill Creek Reserve State Park (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Fernandina Beach

The nearest airport is in Jacksonville, FL (JAX-Jacksonville Intl.), located 18.1 mi (29.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Jacksonville, FL (CRG-Jacksonville Executive at Craig), which is 23.3 mi (37.6 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Fernandina Beach?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 988 holiday lettings around Fernandina Beach. From 606 flats & apartments to 183 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Fernandina Beach?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Fernandina Beach:

  • Amelia Island: 911 holiday homes
  • Heron Oaks: 100 holiday homes
  • Ocean Cay: 160 holiday homes
  • The Beaches: 302 holiday homes
  • Southbank: 20 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Fernandina Beach? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Fernandina Beach. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Amelia Island Plantation Resorts: 568 holiday lettings
  • Fort Clinch State Park: 962 holiday lettings
  • Peters Point Beach Front Park: 993 holiday lettings
  • American Beach: 1,105 holiday lettings
  • Palmetto Walk Shopping Village: 1,015 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Fernandina Beach listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Fernandina Beach?

Yes, of course. offers 606 Flats in Fernandina Beach. Our other popular types of Fernandina Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 183 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 20 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 75 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Fernandina Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 753 holiday homes with pool available in Fernandina Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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