The Holidays are Better at Hawks Cay

December 12, 2023

This holiday season, jetsetters can swap snow boots for sandals at Hawks Cay Resort. Delight awaits as guests can revel in this year’s expanded and exuberant holiday programming and experiences. From Santa's warm embrace to the glow of a classic Menorah, a sophisticated New Year's Eve soiree, and scrumptious festive fare infused with the Keys' signature touch, the possibilities are as vast as the ocean views. Still finalizing your holiday plans? Look no further as your holiday escape awaits at Hawks Cay Resort.

Hawks Cay holiday programming includes:

  • Elf Tuck-Ins: Families can arrange for a Florida Keys elf to visit their child before bedtime on Thursdays through Saturdays. Children will delight in a bedtime story and receive an early Christmas gift from Santa himself, priced at $25 per child.
  • Story Time and Hot Chocolate with Mrs. Claus: Every Saturday at 7 p.m. at Coral Cay, families can experience a cozy evening with Mrs. Claus. Listen to enchanting stories and enjoy a cup of delicious hot chocolate under the starry Florida sky.
  • Santa's Workshop: Kids can dive into the magic of the North Pole and craft a Christmas ornament for $10 with Santa's Elves, available Saturdays and Wednesdays at 11 a.m.
  • Gingerbread Junction: Families and friends can gather for a sweet adventure, decorating their very own gingerbread house. Kits are priced at $30 and available at Coral Cay, allowing guests to build and decorate their sugary masterpieces at their leisure.
  • Random Acts of Caroling: Guests can get into the festive spirit and arrange for talented carolers to visit their villa or hotel room, filling the air with holiday tunes. Reservations are a must, priced at $10 per song.
  • Write a Letter to Santa or Design a Christmas Card: Every Sunday from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Coral Cay, kids can craft a heartfelt letter to Santa or create a beautiful Christmas card to spread joy and good wishes.
  • Meet Santa: Guests can seize the magical moment to meet and greet Santa Claus himself on December 22 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., a cherished holiday tradition for both young and old.
  • Lighting of the Menorah: Every evening during Hanukkah starting at 6 p.m., guests are invited to the resort lobby for communal lighting of the Menorah in a warm and welcoming atmosphere.
  • Christmas Campfire: On December 25 at 7 p.m., guests are invited to embrace the spirit of togetherness as they gather around the inviting firepit, concluding the holiday festivities with laughter and joy.

Adding a delicious finishing touch to a day of festive activities, Hawks Cay Resort invites guests to savor a world of culinary delights with dining specials and culinary events available throughout the holiday