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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
Jun                   Jun
01 - 30

Mermaid Grotto

Dive into daily mermaid-themed activities at Coral Cay!

Sunday 10 a.m. – Mermaid Makeover at Coral Cay Lounge ($)
Monday 10 a.m. – Mermaid Crafts at Coral Cay Lounge
Tuesday 10 a.m. – Storytime with Koral at Koral Cay Pool
Wednesday 10 a.m. – Meet Koral the Mermaid at Koral Cay Pool
Thursday 10 a.m. – Meet Koral the Mermaid at Koral Cay Pool
Friday 10 a.m. – Storytime with Koral the Mermaid at Koral Cay Pool
Saturday 10 a.m. – Mermaid Makeover at Coral Cay Lounge ($)
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Kids
Jun
23

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>b4 /> Meet at Captain Hawk's Lounge in Coral Cay Club!
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Family Kids
Jun
23

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 Sundays and Thursdays between 2 and 3 p.m. and enjoy a complimentary glass of wine as you browse.
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Adults Wellness
Jun
23

Pirates Invasion

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

Sunday 3 p.m. – Dive for Treasure
Monday 3 p.m. – Sword Fighting 101
Tuesday 3 p.m. – Walk the Plank
Wednesday 3 p.m. – Pirate Queen's Treasure Hunt
Thursday 3 p.m. – Sword Fighting 101
Friday 3 p.m. – Walk the Plank
Saturday 3 p.m. – Pirate Queen's Treasure Hunt

Meet at the Pirate Ship Pool at Coral Cay Club!
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Kids
Jun
23

Swashbuckling Pirate Show

Hawks Cay Live! Enjoy a swashbuckling, family-friendly pirate musical at Coral Cay.

The whole family will be entertained by Priscilla the Pirate Queen, Captain Hawk and the rest of the crew! Doors open at 7 p.m., show starts at 8 p.m.
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Family Kids
Jun
23

Kids Night Out

Kids take over Coral Cay from 7-11p.m.! Open for ages 3-11. Reservations and masks required.

Sunday – Coral Cay Glows on Glow Night! Music, dancing and glow in the dark volleyball.
Tuesday – Who is going to get slimed on Slime Night? Make and play with your own slime!
Wednesday – It's Pirate Night! Get VIP seats to the Swashbuckling Pirate Show with all your new friends.
Thursday – Coral Cay Glows on Glow Night! Music, dancing and glow in the dark volleyball.
Friday – Who is going to get slimed on Slime Night? Make and play with your own slime!
Saturday – It's Pirate Night! Get VIP seats to the Swashbuckling Pirate Show with all your new friends.
Reservations and masks required. $50 per child and $35 for each additional child. Call 305-289-1803 to reserve.
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Kids
Mar                   Jun
10 - 30

Karaoke Night

Hawks Cay Live!

Sing your heart out every Wednesday night with karaoke by the Tiki Bar!
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Adults Family Music
Jun
24

Happy Hour Sunset Cruise

Enjoy sunsets and sips on a Florida Keys cruise with Sole Watersports. Reservations required.

Enjoy sunsets and sips on a Florida Keys cruise with Sole Watersports. Reservations required. Times subject to change – call in advance.
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Adults Water Sports
Jun
24

Late Night at Coral Cay

Family-friendly, late night fun!

Head to Coral Cay for some family-friendly, late night fun!
Thursday - Late Night Sports Night including 3 on 3 Basketball
Friday - Late Night Sports Night including a Volleyball Tournament
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Family Kids
Jun
25

Sing It Like You Know It

Belt your heart out by the main resort pool!
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Adults Family Music

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.

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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