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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.

 
 
 
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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
24

Environmental Education

Learn about the Florida Keys' natural environment with interactive activities at Coral Cay.

Monday 12 p.m. – Touch Tank Demo
Tuesday 12 p.m. – Florida Keys Nature Hunt
Wednesday 12 p.m. – Dockside Scavenger Hunt
Thursday 12 p.m. – Touch Tank Demo
Friday 12 p.m. – Florida Keys Nature Hunt
Saturday 12 p.m. – Dockside Scavenger Hunt

Meet at Captain Hawk's Lounge in Coral Cay Club!
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Family Kids
Sep
24

Sing It Like You Know It

Belt your heart out by the main resort pool!
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Adults Family Music
Aug                   Sep
01 - 30

Sip Shop Spa

Shop at the spa boutique and enjoy a complimentary glass of wine!

Bring the spa to you when you purchase luxurious robes, aromatherapy candles and rejuvenating skin care products. Shop at the Calm Waters Spa boutique between 2 and 3 p.m. and enjoy a complimentary glass of wine as you browse.
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Adults Wellness
Sep                   Oct
07 - 31

Pirates Invasion

Pirates have invaded the Florida Keys! Join the crew for daily activities at Coral Cay.

Sunday 3 p.m. – Walk the Plank
Monday 3 p.m. – Treasure Hunt
Tuesday 3 p.m. – Dive for Treasure
Wednesday 3 p.m. – Walk the Plank
Thursday 3 p.m. – Treasure Hunt
Friday 3 p.m. – Dive for Treasure
Saturday 3 p.m. – Treasure Hunt

Meet at the Pirate Ship Pool at Coral Cay Club!
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Kids
Aug                   Dec
31 - 31

Sunset Cruise!

1.5 hour outing, daily. Times vary between 6:00 and 8:00 pm, call to confirm.

You haven't experienced a Keys sunset until you have experienced it from the water! Your private Captain will take up to 6 friends/family on a Sunset Cruise around the beautiful waters of Duck Key. Trip includes bottled water and adult beverages and lasts one and a half hours.

* Please bring your ID*

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Adults Family Water Sports
Sep
25

Oceanside Yoga

Start your day off with a relaxing vinyasa-style yoga class.

Start your day off with a relaxing vinyasa-style yoga class. Meet at the Towel Stand at the Main Resort Pool to sign up. Price includes use of yoga mat and blocks. Beginners are welcome.
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Adults Family Wellness
Sep
25

Pilar & Cigar

Hawks Cay Live! Pilar & Cigar every Saturday night at Oasis Cay.

5:00 – 10:00 p.m.
Pilar Rum Flights & Cigar Pairing $
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Adults Dining Music
Sep
25

Heroes Tribute Presentation

Saturdays at 7pm

Join us as we celebrate our Heroes! Every Saturday we honor those who serve with our video tribute presentation at Sixty-One Prime Lounge. Honoring First Responders, Police, Fire & Rescue and the Military.
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Adults Family
Sep                   Sep
11 - 25

All American Vacation

It's Showtime!

Grab a drink and and a seat by the lagoon for an interactive party show. Fun for all ages.
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Adults Family Music
Sep
27

Family Movie Night

Presented by Camp Hawk!

Join us at Coral Cay for a family movie night. Showtime is 8 p.m.
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Family 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
newlyweds

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
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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.

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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
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.

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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
2021
Best
Multigenerational Resort

Parents Magazine

Voted the best family resort
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