MEETING PACKAGE: Amelia Island Plantation Announces Group Deals, Discounts

Florida's Amelia Island Plantation, which is located 29 miles northeast of Jacksonville, has announced two new group offers, as well as a new attrition-free meeting policy for associations, designed to make meetings more affordable at the AAA Four Diamond island resort.

The first offer—which is available to groups booking a minimum of 20 rooms per night for a minimum of two nights between Jan. 2 and April 10, 2009—includes the following amenities:

• Complimentary airport transportation
• Complimentary recreation for one group activity
• Complimentary welcome reception with beer, wine and appetizers
• 25 percent off audio/visual equipment rental
• 25 percent off golf green fees for group tee times

The second offer, meanwhile—which is available to groups booking a minimum of 40 rooms per night for a minimum of two nights on select dates in January, February and March 2009—includes free accommodations with the purchase of a daily full-American meal plan. Starting at $245 per person, the meal plan includes a plated or continental breakfast, a plated or boxed lunch, and a plated dinner.

Finally, Amelia Island Plantation has announced a new attrition-free policy for associations that frees them from worrying about contractual room block obligations, provided that they've got good past performance with other properties.

For more information about Amelia Island Plantation, which has more than 49,000 square feet of function space, visit For reservations, contact Conference Sales at 1-888-261-6165 or e-mail