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 trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Florida Keys

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

  • 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)

Seasonal weather in Florida Keys

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 33°F.

Natural highlights

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 centre:

  • 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

Transport 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 centre. 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.

Where to stay near Florida Keys?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,481 holiday rentals near Florida Keys. From 2,299 Houses to 170 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Florida Keys for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Miami: 7,081 holiday rentals
  • Miami Beach: 5,707 holiday rentals
  • South Beach: 690 holiday rentals
  • Key West: 1,725 holiday rentals
  • Mid Beach: 1,088 holiday rentals

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

What are the main cities to discover in Florida Keys?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Florida Keys with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Miami: 7,081 holiday homes
  • Miami Beach: 5,707 holiday homes
  • Key West: 1,725 holiday homes
  • Pinecrest: 1,253 holiday homes
  • Layton: 415 holiday homes

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Florida Keys?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Florida Keys are:

  • Miami International Airport (MIA): 6,704 holiday houses
  • Florida Keys Marathon Airport (MTH): 1,104 holiday houses
  • Homestead Arb Airport (HST): 521 holiday houses

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

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Florida Keys. From HomeAway travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • World Erotic Art Museum: 6,718 holiday rentals
  • Nancy Forrester's Secret Garden: 1,539 holiday rentals
  • The Gold Coast Railroad Museum: 2,499 holiday rentals
  • Port of Miami: 6,515 holiday rentals
  • Coconut Grove Convention Center: 5,402 holiday rentals

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 of holiday homes.

Explore destinations around Florida Keys

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Miami Beach
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Marathon Shores
852 holiday rentals
Stock Island
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Key West Naval Station
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Key Colony Beach
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Coral Gables
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Big Pine Key
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