Retire in St Marys, GA

Livability Score
48
** The AARP Livability Index scores neighborhoods and communities across the U.S. for the services and amenities that impact your life the most.
** 2014 US census data
Restaurants
1. Burlingame Restaurant

All I can say is WOW. There is something very special taking place in Amelia Island, and it's happening at Burlingame Restaurant. My wife and I have been...

2. Salt.Pepper.Thyme

Found this little treasure of a place on Yelp when passing through to Florida. So glad we took a chance! Wanted to stop somewhere unique for lunch, not a...

3. Cucina South

I was visiting a friend who recently moved to Amelia Island. She wasn't yet familiar with the local fare so we consulted OpenTable. We selected Cucina South...

4. The Butt Hutt Smokehouse

I just had their Florida Fries - delish!! So filling and tasteful! Most importantly the even distribution of cheese! Loved loved loved it!

5. Four Seasons Bistro

I drove to this restaurant because when I travel to Florida for work I look for really good quality cuisine. I decided to take a drive from Jacksonville...

Golf
1. The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island

Elegant Anticipation. For 25 years my wife and I have been coming to the Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island. Of all the different properties we stay at over the...

2. Jekyll Island Tennis Center

Love this laid back but top notch tennis center. Lots of courts(13), great availability, for court rental or lessons. Pricing is a bargain for court...

3. Jekyll Island Golf Courses

My son's haven't played much golf, but had been asking me to take them. I was concerned that they mainly wanted to drive the golf cart at break neck speeds,...

4. XL Carts

Super friendly people who really care about their customers! Not the cheapest carts in town but that's because they really concentrate on quality. And it...

5. The Hampton Golf

After staying at the Ritz Carlton and playing in a scramble tournament at their course, we decided to try somewhere different but close by. The Golf Club...

Active
1. Little Talbot Island State Park

The $5.- you spend to enter into this park is money well spent. This is a great beach!!! We started all the way at the end of the road. This area has...

2. Fort Clinch State Park

This is another one of the beautiful Florida State Parks. The drive into the park after you pay at the gate is about a 2 mile slow drive through many low...

3. Cumberland Island National Seashore

I laid in my tent last night and listened to the monsoon rains pelting down above me. I wonder just how waterproof this material really is. I also wonder...

4. The Catty Shack Ranch

What a visit. They have many kitty there. I mean big kitty like tiger. Those are very nice kitty. This cat center has a lot of tiger. They have Siberia...

5. Amelia Island Horseback Riding

Absolutely wonderful! Great communication by email and texting the morning of with directions. Cassy was our guide and we absolutely loved her. She paired...

Arts
1. Amelia Island Museum of History

The friendliest staff and volunteers. they are so on it with the tours they give. it is a spoken fistury. I was sitting there and as we moved from room to...

2. Congaree and Penn

This review is long overdue but it's never too late, am I right? I dropped by C&P during this past year's Tour de Farm event and it was by far my favorite...

3. Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens

Jacksonville zoo is actually alot larger than I previously believed when Chelsea and I visited for Xmas light show. The zoo sits snuggled in between the Jax...

4. Amelia Island Historic District

Impressively beautiful shopping district filled with more history than one can learn in one short visit. Paved with bricks & lined with native flora,...

5. Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival

This year's annual Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival rocked Fernandina Beach as it has every year for the past 53 years, with Amelia Island's rich history...

Shopping
1. The Book Loft

The Book Loft is super cozy and welcoming. They have a very large book selection and lots of places to sit and relax. I was checking out Fernandina on a...

2. Pajama Life

Adorable Tourist shopping spot. Very charming store hidden in Historic District of Fernandina. Lots of interesting lounge about wear w/ funny logo's and...

3. Amelia Island Historic District

Impressively beautiful shopping district filled with more history than one can learn in one short visit. Paved with bricks & lined with native flora,...

4. Hunt's Art and Artifacts

Pretty awesome little shop. And the best part is the prices are great. Usually shops that sell minerals and antiquities like this price gouge the hell out...

5. Celtic Charm

I went in to get my in laws a few gifts and the girl behind the counter was extremely helpful showing me multiple things they may like. They loved their...

Health
1. Amelia Express Care

The people who work here are SOOOOOO nice. They helped me quickly and everything. But the biggest thing to remember is the staff. What a friendly bunch!

2. Amato Chiropractic Wellness Cente

My husband booked a prenatal massage for me. It was AMAZING. 65$ for a hour of not wanting it to end. Definitely recommend! She hit all the right spots and...

3. Amelia Chiropractic Clinic

I finished my treatment with Dr. Rice very pleased. Unfortunately three weeks ago I took a box down from a shelf in the garage -- it was a bit heavy and I...

4. Solstas Lab Partners

I came in, the lady didn't use my as a pin cushion, and they took my blood. Everyone was nice, and the whole process (including waiting) took about 15...

5. Yulee Family Dentistry

I don't especially enjoy going to the dentist but in the case of this team of professionals it is always a pleasure to get work done by the staff. Friendly,...

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