Key West Florida - southernmost point of the USA and "last resort". Key West offers a large variety of recreation and fun for visitors of all ages. The "Conch Republic" is rich in history with historical sites and museums. Best of all are our crystal clear waters that provide world class fishing, boating, and diving.
Do it all, or nothing at all - Key West is ideal for playing or relaxing!
We're easy to get to by car, ferry, or air. The Key West International Airport serves travelers from all over the world. The "Key West Express" ferry is available from the Ft Myers area. Key West is also a port of call for many major cruise lines. With an average year round temperature of 77 degrees, and 277 days of sunshine yearly, Key West makes it comfortable to be outdoors virtually 365 days a year. Be sure to visit our webcam page for a peek at our beautiful town.
Key West offers a wide range of attractions like shopping, watersports, and sightseeing. Strolling historic neighborhoods and the art district are a favorite pastime of citizens and visitors alike.
You don't need a car to get around Key West. Our little piece of paradise is just 2 by 4 miles. The Old Town Trolley and scooter rentals are available, but many people prefer to walk to enjoy our sunshine and balmy breezes.
Recreation and Sports
Recreation options abound in this island community, including boat rentals, fishing charters, jet ski rentals, scuba diving, parasailing and much more. Key West is home to the Dry Tortugas National Park and the Key West Aquarium
. You can even swim with the dolphins!
Key West Events
Key West is host to several popular annual events
, including the Florida Keys Seafood Festival, Fantasy Fest, Hemingway Days, and the Key West Food and Wine Festival. The Sunset Celebration takes place every day at sunset at Mallory Square featuring arts, crafts, and food.
Restaurants and Dining
From fish tacos to fine dining, you won't have trouble finding a great meal. Local favorites include Camilles's and Sunset Pier, where you can watch the sunset over cocktails. No trip is complete without some conch fritters or key lime pie. After dinner, check out world famous Duval Street for live music and entertainment.
Hotels and Lodging
Key West has vacation accommodations for every budget, including historic cottages, first class resorts, retro motels, and hotels on the beach. Other options include private homes and condos, house boat and yacht rentals, and timeshare properties. No matter which you choose, you'll be in the heart of it all.
Real Estate Sales and Rentals
Why stay for a day, when you can live here forever? Key West real estate has not been so affordable in years. There are plenty of long term rentals to choose from, but it's also a great time to buy. You will find all types of housing in the Florida Keys- condos, homes, cottages, RV parks and live-aboard marinas, even private islands!