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Hawks Cay Resort in the Florida Keys

90 miles south of Miami, Hawks Cay is located in the Florida Keys, on Duck Key, between Islamorada and Marathon, 8 miles from the Marathon Airport. Driving time from Miami is approximately 2-1 / 2 hours; Key West is approximately 1-1 / 2 hours away.

Duck Key has five islands, whose “great glistening canals are spanned by ornate Venetian bridges.” Guests stay in villas or a grand inn. Villas have washer / dryer, kitchen, and other amenities.

Features at Hawks Cay

  • One of the few places in Florida where you can snorkel a coral reef – you can take boat trips to the best spots.
  • lagoon where children can dive on site
  • multiple pools, one with a pirate ship play area and water cannons; “Pool of tranquility” for adults, too
  • dolphin experiences on site
  • kids programs, teen camp
  • playground with swings, bike rental, mini golf
  • volleyball, tennis, basketball
  • sailing, sailing school, boating, fishing excursions
  • spa

Please note about Hawks Cay

  • you can pay additional charges, such as daily resort fees, activity fees, automatic tips
  • meals can be expensive, tips added automatically
  • there is a nearby restaurant off the property if you have a car
  • check packages – you can find good villa rates
  • Duck Key is not the place for beach lovers – there is no real beach
  • good to be aware of problems with captive dolphins

Find out more about Hawks Cay

  • visit Hawks Cay site to find packages and property details
  • read visitor comments on TripAdvisor
  • check prices on

This short profile is intended to introduce this resort to family vacationers; Note that the writer has not visited in person.

* Always check the resort sites for updates.

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