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Adrift in

paradise

The Florida Keys Experience

On the small, secluded island of Duck Key, aquamarine waters sparkle under the South Floridian sun, bottlenose dolphins readily greet guests, and visitors and locals alike discover the best seaside dining, coastal living and aquatic adventures.

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Dive into

adventure

Best Things to Do

We’ve got it all in one place so you can choose to do everything or nothing at all at our Florida Keys resort.

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Drop

your anchor

Resort Rooms & Villa Rentals

Whether you’re planning a romantic getaway or a family resort vacation, Hawks Cay has a resort room or cottage to meet your needs. Each Florida Keys accommodation features classic Caribbean décor, complimentary Internet access and upscale amenities.

Hawks Cay Cottages

Events

on deck

Programs & Happenings

There’s always something exciting happening at Hawks Cay. Easily discover events for guests of all ages.

Event Calendar
Sep
18

Twist & Shout Rockabilly Beach Party

Fall Into the Arts

Kick off the weekend right with classic throwback songs. Reminisce about the good ol' days as you twist the night away.
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Adults Family Music Kids
Sep
19

Kids Theatre Camp Session 1

Fall Into the Arts

It is a perfect getaway not only for kids, but the whole family. While kids learn about singing, acting and dancing during the day at camp, parents are free to relax by the pool and enjoy the beautiful Florida Keys. Hawks Cay Theatre Camp is an immersive theatre arts and music experience for all ages. Participants will play theatre games, learn a dance routine, learn about makeup and much more! This is a great opportunity to learn from our theatre professionals as they explore their creativity!

Class size will be outdoors and limited to 6 children per group (3 groups per session) to allow for social distancing. Ages 5 – 12

Reservations: [email protected] or 305-289-4906
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Family Kids
Sep
19

Creative Kids Paint Class

Fall Into the Arts

Let your kids explore the world through color with BJ Royster! Marine Life Artist BJ Royster is recognized as the foremost fine artist of the Florida reefs. Young artists are encouraged to express their creativity freely, without any judgment. BJ Royster will provide kids with step by step instruction and is designed for all skill levels.

Class size will be limited to allow for social distancing. Each party will be seated at a separate table with at least 6ft distance.

Reservations: https://www.bjroyster.com/pages/events2
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Kids
Sep
19

Painting with a Twist!

Fall Into the Arts

Relax and sip wine while you create an amazing painting with BJ Royster! She’ll take you through all the steps to make your very own masterpiece. All levels are welcome!

Marine Life Artist BJ Royster is recognized as the foremost fine artist of the Florida reefs. She started painting the reefs after overcoming her fear of diving. In just a short time her paintings, reproductions, and photos have filled many homes, business and vessels around the world.

Class size will be limited to allow for social distancing. Each party will be seated at a separate table with at least 6ft distance.

Reservations: https://www.bjroyster.com/pages/events

Pricing includes paint supplies, instruction, aprons and a take-home canvas.
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Adults
Aug                   Dec
01 - 20

Salute to Heroes Night

Celebrate America's First Responders

Hawks Cay's annual Heroes Salute is taking place from August 1 - December 20, 2020. Every Saturday, we're holding Heroes Night to celebrate our first responders!
7:00 pm – Beach & Beer Bingo
8:00 pm – Heroes Tribute Presentation
8:00-10:00 pm – Live Beachside Tunes
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Adults Family Music Kids
Aug                   Sep
01 - 30

Ultimate Game Night

Play games by Main Resort Pool all night long!

Play games by Main Resort Pool all night long!
7:00 pm – Family Feud
8:00 pm – Jam Out Bingo
9:00 pm – Ultimate Team Trivia
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Adults Family Music Kids
Aug                   Sep
01 - 30

Night Under the Stars

Spend a tropical night under the stars learning some new dance moves and listening to live music.

Spend a tropical night under the stars learning some new dance moves and listening to live music by the Main Resort Pool.
7:00 pm – Social Distance Dance Class
8:00 - 10:00 pm – A Night with the Stars, Live Music
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Adults Family Music Kids
Sep
24

The Balanced Body & Soul Wellness Weekend

We are teaming up with Balanced Body & Soul to bring you ONE MASSIVE SOUL RESET!

We are teaming up with Balanced Body & Soul to bring you ONE MASSIVE SOUL RESET! Come vacation with us for one RAD weekend of laughter, unity, meditation, yoga, snorkeling/diving, dancing under the stars, and basically one epic mindful experience. Come for the whole retreat or pick your own adventure!

Thursday September 24th



4:00pm Meet & Greet (Retreat Guests Only)

5:00pm Balanced Body and Soul Intro (Retreat Guests Only)

Friday, September 25th



7:00am *Sunrise Meditation ($30 Resort Guests)

8:00am *Yoga flow ($30 Resort Guests)

10:00am – 1:00pm *Diving Meditation & Breath work ($135 Resort Guests)

3:00pm *Organic Natural Tye Dye Session ($30 Resort Guests)

4:30pm *BBS – 3Elements Fusion ($40 Resort Guests)

7:00pm Journal Sesh

Saturday, September 26th



7:00am *Sunrise Meditation ($30 Resort Guests)

8:00am * Yoga flow ($30 Resort Guests)

10:00am *Balanced Platform Water Yoga $75

1:00pm *Yoga ($30 Resort Guests)

3:00pm Bike Ride with Journaling

5:00pm *Aroma Touch ($30 Resort Guests)

7:00pm –10:00pm Starry Night Beach Party at Oasis Cay

Sunday, September 27



9:00am Yoga & Meditation Send off

**Resort Guests – Guests not purchasing the package may join in select events for an additional charge. Events are first come first serve. Guaranteed space is for retreat package guests only for social distance purposes. For more information and reservations visit - www.thebalancedbodyandsoul.com

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Wellness
Oct
02

Night with the Stars - Astronomy 101

Environmental Education Series

In partnership with the Everglades Foundation, Hawks Cay Resort will feature interactive environmental programming for families of all ages. Our programs will be adjusted for social distancing. Reservations are suggested for all events to maintain social distancing.

Email [email protected] or Call 305-289-4906
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Family Educational Kids
Oct
03

Amazing Everglades

Environmental Education Series

In partnership with the Everglades National Park, guests will learn about the importance of the Everglades to the Florida Keys and other areas of the world. They will go on a nature hunt and explore the mangroves right here on Duck Key. Our programs will be adjusted for social distancing. Reservations are suggested for all events to maintain social distancing.

Email [email protected] or Call 305-289-4906
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Family Educational Kids

Reel in

romance

Destination Weddings

At Hawks Cay, we welcome everyone to celebrate their love at our ballroom, dolphin deck or beach venues. Our talented staff are here to make your special day worry free, and we would welcome an opportunity to bring your dreams to life.

Florida Keys Weddings

All crew

on board

Conference Meetings & Events

Plan a meeting or event that inspires, excites and rejuvenates your entire group. At Hawks Cay, we believe in getting down to business, providing state-of-the-art indoor and outdoor Florida Keys venues, and making your event a success with our expert sales and event staff.

Florida Keys Meetings

Gather

friends

Reunions

When it's time to get the gang together, there's no better place to make some memories than Hawks Cay, where we have things to do for every age and ability. And so many comfortable places to spend quality time reconnecting.

Florida Keys Reunions

Suite

life

Luxury penthouse suites

Live large in the Florida Keys with a stay in one of our luxury penthouse suites. The more the merrier. Our suites have plenty of indoor and balcony space to entertain, relax and live life to the fullest with family and friends.

Florida Keys Penthouse

Fresh off

the hook

Restaurants & Bars in the Keys

Savor authentic island flavors at some of the best restaurants and bars in the Florida Keys. Our casual and fine dining establishments serve fresh, local ingredients prepared by world-renowned chefs while showcasing the resort’s unique tropical island atmosphere.

All Restaurants

Sea our

awards

Recent Wins + Accolades

We’re proud to have our name etched on some of the most heralded honors in travel. Here’s the proof.

Accolades
2020
#1 Best
Family Resort

USAToday 10 Best

Voted the best family resort
2020
AAA Four Diamond
Rating (since 2010)

AAA Diamond Awards

Plan a vacation to an award-winning Florida Keys resort
2020
10 of the best immersive family travel experiences at hotels

USA Today 10Best

Plan a Florida family vacation to Hawks Cay
2020
Top New or
Renovated Awards

ConventionSouth

Host a meeting or event in the Florida Keys
2019
Readers' Choice Award - Best Family Resort

USA Today 10Best

Family Resort in the Florida Keys with things to do for kids and parents
2019
Readers' Choice Award - Top 15 Resorts in the Florida Keys

Condé Nast Traveler

Hawks Cay is one of the best resorts in the Florida Keys
2017
World's Best Awards - 10 Best Resort Hotels in Florida

Travel + Leisure

Plan a vacation to the best resort in the Florida
2016
People's Choice Awards

Taste of Florida

Fresh and local seafood can be found at our Florida Keys resort
2015
Readers' Choice Awards - Best Hotel Pools

USA Today 10Best

Swim in award winning pools at our Florida Keys resort
2014
Readers' Choice Awards - Best Hotel Fire Pits

USA Today 10Best

Sit by the fire pit at our award winning hotel in Florida
2014
Top 100 Resort Spas in the World

Travel + Leisure

Relax at our one of the best Florida Keys spa
2013
Best of Weddings

The Knot

Plan a wedding at our romantic florida keys wedding resort