KEY WEST

Written By:  cws-admin February 28, 2017 at 8:23 pm

Key West is located only 90 miles from Havana and 150 miles from Miami. You can enjoy a variety of activities on this little island. Some activities include diving, snorkeling, and sailing expeditions.

mallory square

Mallory Square

Mallory Square is a waterfront square with restaurants & shops, known for its nightly gatherings to watch the sunset. There are magicians, jugglers, clowns, psychics, local musicians, artists, and food vendors. This is a wonderful place for the whole family.

Duval Street

Duval Street has so many things to do. There are many restaurants, bars, music, stores, and souvenir shops. If you are looking for nightlife in Key West this is where you will find it. There seems to be a party in every corner. The bars are great and have live music.

The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum

The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum was once the home to one of America’s most honored and respected authors. Ernest Hemingway lived and wrote here for more than ten years. Come visit and you can take a step back n time and visit the rooms and gardens that witnessed the most prolific period of this Nobel Prize winner’s writing career. The tour guides educated and are very kind and will give you a lot of insight.

Dry Tortugas National Park

Dry Tortugas National ParkYou can take a ferry to this park. There is plenty of history around in this small island. Weather you like history or just want to swim in the crystal clear water, this is a great place to visit at least once in your life. You can take a guided tour of the fort, snorkel, or just hang out on the beach.

Southernmost Point

The Southernmost Point Buoy is an anchored concrete buoy that stands at furthest south tip of Key West. It notes that Cuba is only 90 miles away. This is a great place to take memorable photos and enjoy the beautiful sights.

Key West Aquarium

This Aquarium is located in the famous Mallory Square. The Aquarium is one of the island’s most popular attractions for people of all ages. Its home to jellyfish, sharks, alligators, and many other marine animals. There are guided marine tours and animal feedings. This is a great place to get up close and personal with fascinating marine life.

Ripley’s Believe It Or Not

This museum features the largest collection of the odd and unusual from all corners of the world. Join Ripley’s on a journey through the strange, the bizarre and the downright unbelievable! This is a great place that the kids will enjoy as well as the parents!

Santa Maria Suites Resort

The condo-style suites at Santa Maria Suites Resort provide many useful amenities that are not found in most hotels, including cookware, stoves, refrigerators and wine chillers. There is free Internet, a mini fridge, wireless Internet, bathrobes, tub, and shower. There is a restaurant, bar, and free breakfast. There are two pools and a fitness center.

For reservations call:

1-866-726-8259

Pier House Resort & Spa

This water front Key West hotel features 119 waterfront guestrooms and 23 expansive suites for unforgettable Key West vacation experiences. All of the rooms and suites feature large tiled bathrooms, gorgeous rain-style showers, custom furniture, local art and a connection to the waterfront. All rooms are non- smoking and have housekeeping, cable/ satellite TV, refrigerator, free Internet, coffee maker, and hair dryer.

For reservations call:

305-296-4600

southernmost point key westThe Gates Hotel

This hotel features guestrooms with modern amenities that uniquely combine upscale sophistication and polished service with the island’s casual laidback vibe. This hotel is on 6.1 acres and offers 245 guestrooms including 8 suites.

Book now at:

http://www.gateshotelkeywest.com/meet//

Casa Marina, A Waldorf Astoria Resort

This oceanfront hotel has 311 non-smoking rooms and suites designed for relaxing and unplugging in timeless style. Their Spa is a great place to disconnect and relax. One of the most popular massages is the Ocean Breeze Massage on the beach. This hotel has the largest private beach in Key West. From scenic beaches to endless water sports, this classic beach resort features an entertaining array of activities for water lovers of all ages.

For reservations call:

888-303-5719

Galleon Marina

This beautiful marina offers dockage space to accommodate boats and yachts up to 140 feet. There are 91 slips. The Galleon Marina offers exclusive amenities for its guests including a pool, private beach, sauna, and exercise room. There is a dock master on duty 24 hours for help and assistance.

Marina Contact information:

Toll Free: 1-800-6MARINA (1-800-662-7462)

Local: 305-292-1292

Fax: 305-294-0653

Email: info@galleonmarinakeywest.com

A&B Marina

A & B Marina is one of the most popular locations in Key West. This marina is within walking distance to dining, shopping, art galleries, boutiques, grocery stores, marine supply stores, taverns and nightlife. This marina can accommodate vessels up to 190 feet in length. This marina has cable TV, Wi-Fi, water, laundry facilities, restroom and shower facilities, fax machine, ice, and diesel fuel.

To contact call:

800.223.8352 or 305.294.2535

Key West Yacht Club

The Key West Yacht Club is a full-service private yacht club featuring a dockside bar, dock restroom facilities with showers, full-service dining room, gift shop, and wireless Internet. The marina has 67 permanent slips and 6 Dingy Dock spaces.

To contact call:

(305) 896-0426

Sunset Marina

Sunset Marina is locally owned and operated and located at the entrance of Key West just off of U.S. 1 on College Road. This marina offers state-of-the-art docks and 120 slips. They cater to both seasonal and short-term renters. They have plenty of parking and offer storage for trailers. They have the lowest fuel prices in Key West with Octane 90, 93 and diesel. They have showers, laundry facilities, storage lockers, fishing charters, mail services, and is in walking distance to an 18-hole championship golf course.

Contact them at:

(305)-296-7101