After months of anticipation, we can finally stop daydreaming. Amara Cay is reopening our doors. We can’t wait to welcome you back to our exclusive slice of paradise. Our hammocks are swaying and the only thing missing is you. We’ve been hard at work rebuilding after Hurricane Irma and we are ready to welcome you back with Piña Coladas and Mojitos. Let’s start celebrating the winter season, Florida Keys style.
Have you ever wondered what is the difference between a Key lime and a regular lime? Look no further, the difference is clear. The Key lime is stronger, the juice is more powerful, and the zest is irresistible. We are like the world-famous Key lime, full of energy and strength restoring Amara Cay to it’s own unique flavor.
Immerse yourself in the the rich history of the USS Spiegel Grove, which was sunk in 2002, to create an artificial reef in the Florida Keys. The vessel is 510 feet in length and 84 feet wide and has a history as vast as it’s surface space. The boat resides 134 ft off the coast of Key Largo near Dixie Shoals and divers from far and wide travel to explore this stunning manmade reef.
Make like an old-school adventurer and discover the natural wonders of Lignumvitae Key Botanical State Park, a park that, while only a few minutes from our Islamorada beachfront resort, is only accessible by boat, giving it the romantic feel of a private hideaway.
Visitors to our Islamorada beachfront resort can chase the post-holiday blues away at Uncorked, Islamorada and Key Largo’s Food and Wine Festival. Running from January 7th through the 16th, this... Read More >
This November, come celebrate twenty-five years of protecting the paradise that is the Keys at the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary Annual Family Fun Festival. Located less than five minutes... Read More >
Next week, be sure to join us here at Amara Cay Resort and Oltremare Ristorante Thursday, March 26th 5-7pm, for a complimentary Wine Tasting and Hors D'oeuvres. You don't want to miss all the flavors, food, and fun. We welcome you and invite you to indulge in all we have to offer at Amara Cay Resort.... Read More >
If you happen to be in Islamorada on October 23, you can count yourself among the lucky ones. Just minutes from our Islamorada resort, the culinary gods are working their magic in the Morada Way Arts & Culture District.... Read More >
Take your golf game off the green during the annual Islamorada Conch Scramble "On The Water" Charity Golf Tournament, a wonderful on-the-water way to sharpen your golf swing while raising money for The Upper Keys Foundation.... Read More >
The Island Heritage Tours at Robbie's Marina reveal another side of our seaside paradise that Islamorada resort visitors don't often get a chance to see. Head over to Robbie's, a local landmark in itself, and climb aboard the Happy Cat... Read More >
Our feathered friends have a friend in the Florida Keys Wild Bird Center, a sanctuary devoted to rescuing, rehabbing and releasing native and migratory birds that have been harmed or displaced. ... Read More >
Move over, big box bookstore. Hooked on Books is Islamorada's beloved independent bookstore, featuring shelf-after-shelf of books about the Florida Keys and its history, fishing, diving, flora and fauna, maps and more. ... Read More >
Love a great flea market? Have a passion for all things aquatic? Then head here for one of our favorite annual events, the Upper Keys Gigantic Nautical Flea Market, a tremendous, two-day weekend event (Feb. 22 to 23) at Founders Park.... Read More >