Destination guide

The lively city of Florida Keys awaits you

Enjoy the live music and other features of Florida Keys. Renowned for its dolphin watching, seaside and bars, this city welcomes all visitors. Local cultural sights include Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum and Key West Art and Historical Society. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Florida Keys

Do you want to discover things to do during your stay? Travelers enjoy fun activities like jogging trails, dolphin viewing opportunities and fishing. Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Florida Keys a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dolphin Research Center (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Florida Keys Country Club (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Island Hoppers Aerial Adventures (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Conch Air (9 mi / 14.5 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Florida Keys

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 91°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Florida Keys

Florida Keys is famous for its breathtaking sunsets and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Florida Keys is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sombrero Beach (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Bahia Honda State Park and Beach (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • The Turtle Hospital (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Sunset Park Beach (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Bahia Honda Key (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Curry Hammock State Park (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Florida Keys

Fly into Marathon, FL (MTH-Florida Keys Marathon), the closest airport, located 8.7 mi (14.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Key West, FL (EYW-Key West Intl.), which is 40.8 mi (65.7 km) away.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Florida Keys?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Florida Keys. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Naples: 7,516 vacation rentals
  • The Bahamas: 2,457 vacation rentals
  • Miami: 5,531 vacation rentals
  • Miami Beach: 4,366 vacation rentals
  • Key West: 1,675 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Florida Keys! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Florida Keys?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Florida Keys:

  • Naples: 7,516 rentals
  • Miami: 5,531 rentals
  • Miami Beach: 4,366 rentals
  • Key West: 1,675 rentals
  • Key Largo: 1,136 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in Florida Keys?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Florida Keys. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary: 1,500 vacation homes
  • Florida Keys Eco - Discovery Center: 1,499 vacation homes
  • Miami Airport Convention Center: 4,695 vacation homes
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center: 5,215 vacation homes
  • Port of Miami: 4,952 vacation homes

But there are many other points of interest around Florida Keys listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore destinations around Florida Keys

Naples
7,516 vacation rentals
Miami
5,531 vacation rentals
Miami Beach
4,366 vacation rentals
Key West
1,675 vacation rentals
Key Largo
1,136 vacation rentals
Marathon
1,028 vacation rentals
Islamorada
1,058 vacation rentals
Key Biscayne
2,422 vacation rentals
Homestead
2,988 vacation rentals
Coral Gables
2,745 vacation rentals
Key Colony Beach
1,008 vacation rentals
Tavernier
1,012 vacation rentals
Fisher Island
2,551 vacation rentals
Kendall
3,672 vacation rentals
Big Pine Key
483 vacation rentals
Cudjoe Key
330 vacation rentals
South Miami
2,652 vacation rentals
Ten Thousand Islands
50 vacation rentals
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