Home >> Location Accommodation & Destination Information Omni Amelia Island Plantation & Resort The Omni Amelia Island Plantation & Resort, located on Amelia Island, Florida, is nestled on 1,350 acres at the tip of a barrier island just off the Northeast Florida coast. Offering 3.5 miles of private, uncrowded beachfront, the Resort overlooks the blue water of the Atlantic Ocean on the east and the green marshland and Intercoastal Waterway on the west. Hotel Information: The special TechServe Alliance hotel room rate at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort is $255+ (which includes resort fee) for an oceanfront room. This rate is guaranteed until October 3, 2016, if rooms are still available in our room block. We encourage you to reserve your room as soon as you register for conference. Additional suites/accommodations may also be available. Oceanfront standard room - $255 (includes resort fee) Oceanfront 1-Bedroom Villa $295+ (includes resort fee) Oceanfront Corner Suite $325+ (includes resort fee) Oceanfront Executive Suite $375+ (includes resort fee) Oceanfront End Suite $495+ (includes resort fee) Reserve your room now or call 888-261-6161 and mention the TechServe Alliance group rate. The TechServe Alliance room block and room rate is reserved for TechServe conference attendees and exhibitors. Your hotel reservation is subject to cancellation if you are not a registered attendee or exhibitor of the TechServe Alliance Conference & Tradeshow. Travel Just a short 45 minute drive from downtown Jacksonville, and 29 miles from Jacksonville International Airport. Private and corporate aircraft charters can also fly directly to Fernandina Beach Municipal Airport, four miles north of the Resort. Travel arrangements to and from Omni Amelia Island Plantation from Jacksonville International Airport may be made with the following vendors: Dana’s Limousine and Transportation Service: (904) 744-3333 or email@example.com Front Runner Transportation: (904) 714-1277 Amelia Island Destination Information Named after Princess Amelia, daughter of England's King George II, and known as the "Isle of Eight Flags," Amelia Island is the only territory in the United States to have been ruled under eight flags of sovereignty. Once a haven for pirates, rumrunners, nobles and confederates, the picturesque community of Fernandina Beach features an eclectic and charming 50-block area of homes, buildings, galleries, antique shops and quaint eateries on the National Register of Historic Places. Today, Fernandina Beach has emerged as one of the most productive shrimping and fishing centers in the South. Relaxing Spa & Salon The Omni Amelia Island Plantation & Resort full-service Spa & Salon overlooks a lush meditation garden, the perfect setting to unwind and forget about the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Experience a variety of signature services in more than 20 relaxing treatment rooms. The Omni Amelia Island experienced staff knows exactly how to transport you into a state of pure bliss. Magnificent Pools Enjoy two magnificent pools with tiered lounge seating for sun-seekers and food & beverage services. Nestled within the pool grounds, two hot tubs and three fire features offer spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean. Amelia's Wheels Head out to explore the island via a bicycle, Island Hopper (four- and six-passenger golf carts) or tag-a-long bikes to cruise the nearly seven mile property on bicycle trails. You will see some of Amelia Island Plantation's points of interest such as Aury Island, Drummond Point Park and Walker's Landing. Fitness If you plan to keep up your exercise routine while at the conference,visit the Health & Fitness Center with state-of-the-art exercise equipment, a 20-yard indoor heated lap pool, accessory shop and full service locker rooms. The Fitness Center features Life Fitness treadmills, cross trainers, stair climbers, upright and recumbent bikes and strength machines as well as Cybex weight equipment and free weights. Golf Looking to fit in a round of golf or two? Omni Amelia Island Plantation offers a first-class golf experience. Named a "Top 121 Golf Resort in the World" by Conde Nast Traveler, the Resort is home to three incredible championship courses. The Resort was also selected as the home of Golf Channels' "Big Break: Florida." Tennis If tennis is your game, the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort tennis program has been recognized as one of the finest in the world. Named the "No. 2 Tennis Resort in Florida's East Coast" and a "Top 50 Tennis Resorts in the U.S." by Tennis Magazine, the tennis facility sits beneath a majestic canopy of live oaks and features 23 Har-Tru fast-dry clay courts, a tennis pro shop, a health & fitness center and a restaurant. Legends of tennis have played at the resort including Andre Agassi, Martina Navratilova, Chris Evert, Martha Hingis, Maria Sharapova and the Williams sisters. Much More The fun doesn’t stop once Conference has ended. Visit the Omni Amelia Island Plantation & Resort website for further information on restaurants and area attractions. NOTE: Information is subject to change. Please verify with the individual businesses before your visit. Sponsors Conference Media To find media from Conference 2016, please visit the TechServe Alliance Facebook or search the hashtag #TSAConf16 on Twitter.