What does amenity mean?
The definition of amenity
A*men”i*ty, n.; pl. Amenities.
Etym: [F. aménité, L. amoenitas, fr. amoenus pleasant.]

The quality of being pleasant or agreeable, whether in respect to situation, climate, manners, or disposition; pleasantness; civility; suavity; gentleness. A sweetness and amenity of temper. Buckle. This climate has not seduced by its amenities. W. Howitt.