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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
Oct
23

Welcome to Hawks Cay Reception

Join us in the Resort Lobby

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Adults Family Kids
Oct
23

Astronomy 101

Join us At Coral Cay - Part of Our Environmental Education Series, enjoy a night with the stars.

It is astronomy night at Hawks Cay. Join our Environmental Education Instructor as he takes you on a guided tour of the night sky. 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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Adults Family Educational Kids Fall Events
Oct
24

Resort 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
Oct
24

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
Oct
25

Morning Snorkel

Times vary by day, please call.

Join Solé Watersports at the Hawks Cay Marina for some underwater exploration to start your day. Times vary by day, please call. Reservations are required.
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Adults Family Wellness Educational Water Sports Dining Kids
Oct
26

Havana Nights

Havana Nights Cigar Dinner

The Hawks Cay Resort Havana Nights Dinner, is an opportunity to indulge in two of life's pleasures. Upon arrival you will savor a selection of Cuban inspired dishes while listening to live Latin music. Enjoy the beautiful view while you savor a Cigar paired with Papa's Pilar Rum. Chat with our cigar expert, watch our salsa dancing demonstration or learn some new steps. Make a night of it at the Havana Nights Cigar Dinner. Live Music by Caribe of Key West Tickets: VIP Cigar Dinner Experience - Upgrade your Havana nights experience and get exclusive seating and two complimentary Pilar Cocktails paired with a Cigar. Full access to Cuban inspired dinner, live local music, cigar demonstrations, and salsa dance lessons. Dining Experience - Full access to Cuban inspired dinner, live local music, cigar demonstrations, and salsa dance lessons. Cigars and cocktails are available for purchase. Parking: Self parking at the main hotel or valet parking available for all ticketed guests.
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Adults Dining Fall Events
Oct
27

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                   Oct
01 - 28

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
Oct
29

Night Vision Walk & Campfire Stories

Join us at Coral Cay - Part of our Environmental Education Series, Learn how to see in the dark!

Guests will explore Hawks Cay at night and learn about the special adaptations of nocturnal animals. Sensory awareness activities during the walk will teach students how to better use their night vision and other senses to navigate more comfortably in the dark. 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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Adults Family Educational Kids
Oct
31

Halloween Trick or Treat Trail

Ghosts, Goblins & Ghouls hunt for candy treasure!

Join us on Halloween for our Trick or Treat Trail
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Family

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.

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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
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