Hotel and Travel Information 

Hotel Information

Omni Amelia Island Resort
39 Beach Lagoon Rd
Amelia Island, Florida 32034

Book by Phone: 1-800-THE-OMNI (1-800-843-6664)
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  • HotelThe oceanfront Omni Amelia Island Resort offers the epitome of resort accommodations carefully designed with your comfort in mind. With 402 oceanfront hotel rooms, our resort complements everything that is Amelia Island, Florida. All private balconies and patios face the ocean and are a delightful place to welcome an energizing sunrise during breakfast or sip an evening cocktail while enjoying the view.
  • VillasThis 1,350-acre Florida beach landscape offers superior villa accommodations, fun family-friendly resort activities, versatile indoor and outdoor function space, and Florida's most breathtaking natural surroundings. Hotel-style guestrooms and one, two, and three bedroom villas are available and are attentively maintained.                     

Room Rate: $249+ single/double occupancy                          
Reservation Deadline: Friday, September 9, 2022  

Check-in: 4:00 pm                          
Checkout: 11:00 am        

Please mention “2022 SfG Annual Conference” to obtain the group rate. Hotel reservations are first-come, first-served until Friday, September 9, 2022, or until the block has sold out. The Society of Glycobiology cannot guarantee the group rate if rooms are still available in the 2022 SfG Annual Conference’s block after Friday, September 9, 2022. Please do not book through a third-party site (e.g., Expedia, Kayak).

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Nestled on 1,350 acres at the tip of a barrier island off the Florida coast, this beautiful resort offers luxurious oceanfront accommodations with unparalleled views of the Atlantic Ocean, world-class resort pools, championship golf, and a full-service spa. Whether you prefer to stroll 3.5 miles of pristine beach, spend the day kayaking through Amelia Island’s preserved marshlands or tee off on one of our award-winning golf courses, you’ll never run out of adventure in this idyllic destination.

Safety Protocols

The latest information on safety protocols for SfG 2022 Annual Conference, including the Omni Amelia Island Resort and the State of Florida.

SfG is committed to hosting a safe in-person meeting and will follow all safety measures based on the latest guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as well as local government requirements and guidance. 

SfG staff will continue to monitor updates and work closely with the Omni Amelia Island to stay current on the latest policies regarding COVID-19 safety protocols.

State of Florida

The state of Florida recommends but has not required face coverings for the general public. Gov. Ron DeSantis issued an executive order on May 3, 2021, that barred local governments and school systems from imposing COVID-19 restrictions, including mask rules. Florida no longer has a travel advisory.

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OMNI Hotels and Resorts

Current OMNI general policies: https://www.omnihotels.com/omni-safe-and-clean

We continue to monitor local guidelines and evolve our solutions to ensure the continued health and safety of our guests and associates. For the most up-to-date CDC information related to COVID-19 and to see what level each state/county are currently in, visit: https://www.cdc.gov/.

Cancellation Policies:
 For details on cancellation policies, terms, and/or exclusions, please review the “Rate Rules” link on the booking page or the Cancellation Policy section on your Reservation Confirmation email. While many rates have flexible cancellation policies, some rates are non-refundable.

For bookings made through a travel agent or online booking platform (i.e., Booking.com, Expedia, etc.), please contact them directly as their terms and conditions apply.


Travel Information

Airport
Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) is 30 miles from the Omni. 

Uber & Lyft                           
Rides from Jacksonville International Airport range from $33–$60.

Taxi                                        
Approx. $60 (one way)

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Parking             
Self-Parking: $20/night
Valet Parking: $35/night
*Parking rates subject to change                       

Weather                                 
The average high temperature in October in Amelia Island is 79°F, and the average low is 64°F.