Headed to the Florida Keys for the perfect summer vacation? If you plan to stay in the heart of the Florida Keys where you can enjoy the amenities and attractions of the entire island chain, you can’t do better than to get a waterfront rental in Key Colony Beach. KCB is part of the ‘greater’ Marathon area, but tucked away on a quiet island at the end of a causeway, away from the noise of the Overseas Highway.
Whether you like hiking, relaxing in the sun after bathing and diving in the warm sea or admiring the outstanding fauna and flora, in Key Colony Beach you will find something for everyone! Key Colony Beach is a highly sought destination not only for it enchanting seascapes and quiet but also for its amenities – you never have to leave the island to enjoy great food, rent a boat or charter a fishing vessel; there’s even a nine hole golf course, tennis courts, and of course, some great little souvenir shops. Detached from hustle and bustle of the Overseas Highway, this little corner of paradise is the ideal place for a summer getaway.
In Key Colony Beach you can start the day renting your own boat, jet-ski or kayak, floating through the warm waves of the sea If you want to start your day in a more relaxed way, you can go to the beach club (many of the vacation rentals on the island do include a complimentary membership) or you can head to Marathon’s fantastic Sombrero Beach, where you’ll find an exceptional whites and, palm trees, a playground, public restrooms, grills, picnic tables and off-beach snorkeling.
If you area lover of motion and sport, The Florida Keys Overseas Heritage trail is the perfect option for an exciting bike trail – bike along the causeways and over the bridges to drink in the amazing scenery.
How about a day of snorkeling or SCUBA diving on Sombrero Reef and Lighthouse? You’ll have to leave the island to get to the reef, but you won’t have to leave Key Colony Beach to book your trip and catch the boat with A Deep Blue Dive Center on Sadowski Causeway. The Florida Keys is home to the only living coral barrier reef in North America, and the water is warm year round. Visibility is usually excellent, and snorkelers and divers alike will enjoy the various shapes and colors of fishes and other marvelous kinds of marine life.
The historic Pigeon Key is a terrific place to visit. You can catch the ferry to the island from Knight’s Key at the west end of Marathon, or you can walk two miles out the old Seven Mile Bridge and discover the place where the railroad workers lived while they built the railroad that connected Key West to the mainland from 1912 until the Labor Day Hurricane of 1935.
If you are vacationing with children must go to Crane Point Museum, a natural history museum that comb in a true trail sandan interactive museum with interesting activities for children. Kids especially love dressing up and boarding the pirate ship! Crane Point also houses the Marathon Wild Bird Center, which is a truly paradise for birds and for the viewers, too.
For a unique experience take a tour of the Turtle Hospital, where you’ll see dozens of rehabilitated turtles, being also available a 90-minute educational program, extremely addictive, especially for children.
What could be nicer than petting dolphins? At the Dolphin Research Center, you’ll have the chance to do that. These fascinating marine mammals will quickly become your new best friends. At Theater of the Sea the show is on the agenda! The kissing dolphin sand sea lions, as well as the charming talking parrots will are you in a festive atmosphere.
At Robbie’s Marina, the fun is in full swing! Whether you choose a party-boat fishing, eco or snorkeling tours ,to feed the tarpon or catch the sun set from the” Capt. Michael” boat, you’ll have plenty of fun and interactive activities.
Key Colony Beach may just be the perfect destination for a dream summer vacation in the Florida Keys! What are you waiting for? Get your appetite for fun and come in the Florida Keys! Key Colony Beach Realty offers a wide range of waterfront vacation rentals . Most of the rentals include a complimentary membership in the Cabana Club and some have pools. You can fish from your own dock, or rent a boat to take you out on the water. All the rentals have full service amentias.
Key Colony Beach Realty is located at 220 Sadowski Causeway, Key Colony Beach, FL 33051 and is managed by Lisa Joseph. Call to reserve the summer vacation of your life in Paradise: 1-800-766-5033 or 305-743-6226.