A perfect way to explore the Florida Keys is to split your visit between Islamorada and the famous Key West, both idyllic island style getaways with dreamy long sandy beaches, water sports galore and breathtaking sunsets. Beaches, boating and the outdoor life is on hand with miles of shores to explore where Florida sea life and wild life roam and life is a laid back tropical paradise.
Postcard Inn Beach Resort and Marina is located just minutes from Key Largo and situated ocean front; retro style is combined with modern amenities including Wi-Fi, iPod docks and flat screen TV’s. A full-service PADI Dive Centre is on hand with scuba instruction and private charters. For those preferring to stay above water there’s paddle boarding, snorkelling, fishing, jet skiing and a host of water sports to keep you active. Zip over to the Islamorada Sandbar on a jet ski or kayak and enjoy the best ocean sandbar parties around. Nicknamed “Sport Fishing Capital of the World” this tropical paradise has the largest charter fleet available with unparalleled fishing grounds to explore.
Start your day with your favourite Starbucks coffee and after a day of lounging by the pool enjoy a delicious lunch at the Raw Bar or a cool cocktail at the Kokomo pool bar. It’s time for a rum runners at the world-famous Islamorada Tiki Bar where evenings are spent enjoying the island atmosphere amongst friends. It’s a lively crowd with live music and stunning marina views. Ciao Hound is the place to go for an Italian-inspired dining experience serving traditional Tuscan dishes with a Florida Keys twist.
Guest rooms have Marina and Atlantic Ocean views with plush linens and nautical decor. It’s comfort all the way to ensure a blissful night’s sleep with flat-screen TV’s, premium pillow-top beds, fine linens, private furnished balcony, mini-fridge and coffee maker. Cottages are perfect for friends or families with either ocean front or resort views; beach-chic rooms feature contemporary decor, nautical accents and all the mod cons including Alexa hospitality.
Your next stop is Key West and the five authentic private sanctuaries known as Kimpton Key West. Spread across the heart of the Old Town this diverse collection of historic building has unique offerings for all tastes, ages and occasions. Bohemian style provides luxury and style with glimmering pools, lush gardens and friendly hospitality.
Fitch Lodge, an authentic conch-house is just minutes from the Key West Historic Seaport, perfect for travellers looking for sightseeing, activities and water adventures. Winslow’s Bungalows are great for families, groups or couples with three pools, winding brick walkways and tropical scenery. Home to Bungalows, an outdoor pool bar, it’s time to kick back and enjoy a Rum Runner or favourite cocktail by the pool. Ridley House is the choice for couples and honeymooners, an elegant abode tucked behind classic picket fences and low-hanging trees. Ella’s Cottages are perfect for groups and those seeking to be in the heart of the art scene of Key West. Walk to Duval Street and the Southernmost Point as well as other nearby attractions. The Lighthouse Hotel has a lively social scene with a bustling bar and iconic views. A popular wedding and group venue walk to the Key West Lighthouse and Hemingway’s home.
The Resort Fee includes a host of amenities including complimentary continental breakfast, coffee and tea service, Wi-Fi, welcome beverage, snorkel kit and mask, afternoon poolside refresher, pool towels and over 7000 newspapers and magazines on your smart device.
An idyllic Florida keys adventure, this two centre trip offers a retreat for all kinds of travellers. Pack your beach gear and that’s about it because this is a beach trip of epic proportions. With historic sights to see and lively beach bars there’s plenty to keep all ages occupied or simply relax and enjoy the laid back Key West lifestyle. Call 020 3542 8888 for more details on our Islamorada & Key West Escape.