The best Florida getaway for couples can be found here in the Florida Keys. And spanning 60 acres in the heart of the Keys is Hawks Cay Resort on secluded Duck Key. Surrounded by translucent waters, the resort’s lush tropical setting, exceptional amenities and luxurious Caribbean-themed accommodations make it one of the best Florida resorts for couples. The island hideaway feels far flung and exotic, yet it’s an easy, scenic drive from Key West, Miami and Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood international airports. Here you can lounge together on silken beaches, frosty cocktails in hand, explore coral reefs beneath sparkling ocean waves and enjoy playtime pleasures that only paradise can provide.

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A Romantic Escape to the Best Florida Resort for Couples



Couples looking for the perfect romantic escape will find it at Hawks Cay Resort.


Discover a treasure trove of personalized services, resort activities and exclusive amenities designed to inspire intimate moments and ignite romance. Reserve the Lanai Adult Guest Room featuring an oversized private balcony that leads to the adults-only Oasis Cay Pool..


Choose from an array of activities that allow you to fill your days with as much or as little activity as you wish.


Whether you’re a couple that loves to stay active, prefers to laze in the sun, or you enjoy a combination of both, Hawks Cay Resort provides an array of activities that allow you to fill your days with as much or as little activity as you wish. If you’re willing to share your hugs and kisses, the two of you can participate in our private Dolphin Trainer for a Day program. Together, you’ll get up close and personal with Atlantic bottlenose dolphins.


A vacation to a tropical island isn’t complete with time spent on aquamarine waters.


If you and your honey share a passion for fishing, the two of you can book a fishing charter to battle sailfish, troll the reefs for grouper or stalk the backcountry for bonefish. Afterwards, toast the day—and each other—as you relish your perfectly prepared fresh catches over a romantic seaside meal at Angler & Ale. Take in scenic vistas as you kayak or stand-up paddleboard along serene channels, beneath bridges and among the gnarled roots of exotic mangrove forest surrounding deserted Tom’s Island. Enter the enchanting splendor of the only living coral barrier reef in the continental U.S. as you snorkel among fascinating sea creatures and rainbows of tropical reef fish.


Take a break from exploring the treasures of the tropics and treat yourselves to a day of relaxing island bliss.


You and your partner can truly pamper yourselves with a visit to our award-winning Calm Waters Spa. Unwind in the lounge before indulging in a soothing side-by-side spa treatment inspired by the natural ingredients and aromas of the islands. Consider a relaxing couples massage or any other of our blissful spa services.


Among the resort’s five pools, the secluded Oasis Cay Pool offers an adults-only escape.


Among the resort’s five pools, the secluded Oasis Cay Pool offers an adults-only escape. Enhance your romantic experience further when you reserve a private cabana—bottled water, fresh fruit, and cocktails included! Wander over to the ocean-fed Tiki Beach and watch dolphins frolic nearby from lounge chairs in the sand or take a dip in salty waters. In the evening, watch vibrant sunset colors melt into the sea while lounging together at the Sunset Pool.


Embrace the flavors of the islands with dishes that meld fresh local ingredients.


Embrace the flavors of the islands with dishes that meld fresh local ingredients, the talents of world-renowned chefs and this unrivaled setting in the tropics, to create an unforgettable dining experience. Dress up for an elegant dinner out at Sixy-One Prime restaurant, serving signature seafood dishes and USDA prime steaks. After dinner, kick back by the fire pit Hawks Cay style, with a selection from our international rum menu.


Welcome the end of each perfect day with a perfect night at Hawks Cay Resort.


Set sail on a dreamy sunset cruise and toast the end of another glorious day in the Keys with glasses of sparkling champagne. Afterwards, wander slowly back to your room beneath a starlit sky, serenaded by the susurrus of the waves as you appreciate another amazing evening together. If your idea of the best Florida getaways for couples is action-packed days on the water or simply relaxing and enjoying each other amid a beautiful Caribbean backdrop, you’ll find your every wish fulfilled in the romantic paradise of Hawks Cay Resort. It’s the best resort in Florida for couples to make memories that will last a lifetime.


The resort’s location in the center of the Florida Keys makes for easy day trips to Key West.


Plan your Key West day trip with these top things to do!

  • Art lovers will enjoy viewing Gallery on Greene’s collections of fine art by local and Cuban artists, including Captain Donnie Simonini’s distinctive island-themed jewelry made with coins from the El Cazador shipwreck.
  • Tucked in the heart of Old Town Key West, you can visit The Ernest Hemingway Home & Museum. Take a guided tour around the rooms where the Nobel Prize-winning author lived and wrote for more than 10 years.
  • Visit Key West’s Mallory Square two hours before sunset to join in the famous Key West Sunset Celebration. The historic nightly event has been commemorated in famous works of art, stories, poems and photographs. Watch the sky’s vibrant transformation as the setting sun sinks into the Gulf of Mexico horizon. Marvel alongside people from all over the world as you’re entertained by the captivating talents of street magicians, jugglers, artists and local musicians.
  • For a truly unique experience, book a private tour at nearby Aquarium Encounters. Choose the Coral Reef Private Snorkel or Dive to interact with a variety of marine fish, and come face-to-face with five species of shark through a safe, plexiglass divider. Witness the drama of the food chain and enjoy the unrivaled experience of feeding sharks and other predatory fish while in the water.