Amelia Island Resort (Long Point course)

12 Long Point Drive,

Amelia Island, Florida FL 32034

  • Office

    +1 (904) 261 6161
  • Pro shop

    +1 (904) 277 5908

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Relatively flat terrain - easy to walk.

  • Surroundings:

    Woodland, wetland, residential and riverside.

  • Designer:

    Tom Fazio

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
6706
5480
4825
Par
72
72
72
SSS or slope
73.1
66.6
69.7

At the same location:

Above distances are for the Long Point course. Located 1.5 mi north, is Amelia Island Resort's 18-hole Oak Marsh course (par-72; 6580 yards from back tees; rating 72.2).

Location

Latitude:

30.535600

Longitude:

-81.442852

How to get there:

35 miles NE of Jacksonville

North of Jacksonville, leave Interstate-95 at exit 373 and head east on the A1A/200. After 11.2 miles turn right onto Amelia Island Parkway. After 3.4 miles turn right onto Amelia Road. After 1 mile go straight across at traffic light onto First Coast Highway (A1A). After 4.2 miles turn right into Long Point Drive. Clubhouse is on your left.

Amelia Island Resort (Long Point course)

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.

Est. 1987

Amelia Island Resort (Long Point course): Located at the southern end of Amelia Island, the Amelia Island Resort (and members Club) is home to the Long Point and Oak Marsh courses. Previously the stable also included the Ocean Links course (now closed) and the Amelia River course (now a separate club).

Wrapped into Tom Fazio's excellent Long Point layout are two testing, back-to-back oceanside par-3s. This testing par-3 duo starts with the 15th, played to a nicely elevated, pudding bowl green. The 16th requires a tee-shot to a sunken green, and provides a chance to admire one of the Island's best beach and coastal views. In keeping with the Oak Marsh course, Long Point also boasts several challenging holes played beside open, expansive marshland. This scenic wetland habitat eventually connects with the Amelia River, somewhere in the distance.

Long Point has a wonderful mix of straight and dog-legging holes, some quite tight, others more forgiving, and many played through tree-lined corridors of oak, pine and palm. Water also enters the mix, not least at the excellent par-5 6th which skirts a good-sized pond en route to a well bunkered green.

If you're limited to one round on Amelia Island, but tempted to sample the full array of tree-lined, lakeside, ocean-side and wetland golf that the island offers, then Long Point may be your preferred option. But worth noting, it's also much favoured by the Club's members ... and tee-times are harder to arrange than on the Oak Marsh course.

Stay&Play at Amelia Island Resort: luxury onsite accommodation available, see Where2Stay section below.

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Visitors

Who can play and when?

Long Point is Amelia Island Resort's preferred members course. A limited number of tee-times are made available to resort guests, who can book one day ahead of day of play.

Must book in advance.

Green fees

Contact club/resort for info on playing possibilities, golf rates and Stay&Play packages.

Other information

Non-metal spike facility. Golf carts compulsory for resort guests. Golf carts are fitted with GPS.

Practice facilities

Excellent

Did you know?

Amelia Island Resort is a member of the Omni Hotels & Resorts collection, which operates several prestigious Stay&Play golf resorts across the United States. These facilities include many well-known resorts, some of them regularly hosting PGA and LPGA Tour events.

Included in the Omni golf collection are: Tucson National (Arizona), La Costa and Rancho Las Palmas (Calif), Grove Park Inn and Hilton Head Oceanfront (Carolinas), Interlocken (Colorado), Amelia Island Plantation and ChampionsGate (Florida), Mount Washington (New Hampshire), Bedford Springs (Pennsylvania), Barton Creek (Texas), and The Homestead (Virginia).

Where2Stay

  • Omni Amelia Island ResortAAA 4-Diamond

    39 Beach Lagoon Rd, Fernandina Beach, Florida 32034.

    +1 (904) 261 6161

    Visit website

    Located alongside the Atlantic Ocean on a wonderfully natural and tranquil island created by the Amelia River, the Amelia Island Resort includes two excellent championship golf courses and top-quality practice facilities.

    Florida's "Premier Island Resort" also provides the full range of tennis and racquet activities, fishing, cycling, jogging, fitness, Spa and Salon, swimming, nature tours, youth programs and great dining experiences. Or you can just relax and take things easy beside the ocean.

    • Golf at this hotel:

      Amelia Island (Oak Marsh).

    • Golf within 5 miles:

      Amelia Island (Long Point); Amelia River; GC of Amelia Island.

    • Golf within 20 miles:

      North Hampton

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