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Key West
Florida
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You're going to love Key West

If you love tropical sunshine, gourmet seafood, water sports, fishing, shopping and cocktail bars, Key West is definitely the destination for you.
Key West is great for beach, nightlife & relaxation.

Hacker Tip

Catch the iconic Key West sunset from Mallory Square, where it’s a daily celebration that starts 2 hours before sunset with music, art and food.
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25,208
population
English
language
155th
largest city in Florida
USD
currency
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Getting to Key West

Fly into Key West International Airport and take a local shuttle bus or taxi to town. Or you can fly into Miami and rent a car for the scenic 4-hour road trip on the coastal Overseas Highway.

Median airfare by month

$391 Median airfare from US to Key West in January

Median airfare by time before departure

$401 Median airfare 1 month before departure date
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Staying in Key West

For pretty views, historic sites and proximity to some of the city’s most iconic establishments, stay in Key West’s Historic District. You’ll also be closeby Duval Street, the lively area full of restaurants, shops, galleries and bars.

Median hotel rate by month

$399 Median January hotel rate

Median hotel rate by night

$340 Median Sunday hotel rate

Trending Key West hotels

The Marquesa Hotel The Marquesa Hotel
9.6 Excellent | $300+
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Galleon Resort And Marina Galleon Resort And Marina
9.0 Excellent | $270+
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Santa Maria Suites Santa Maria Suites
9.4 Excellent | $379+
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Southernmost Beach Resort Southernmost Beach Resort
8.3 Excellent | $207+
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When in Key West

Must-see in Key West

Duval Street
Duval Street
Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum
Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum
Mallory Square
Mallory Square
Southernmost Point
Southernmost Point

Weather in Key West

Average Temperature (°F)
70° Average temperature in January

Eating in Key West

What should you order while you’re in Key West?

While there are plenty of places serving up conch fritters, ensure you’re getting the best ones by asking a local for a recommendation. If all else fails, you can’t go wrong at the Conch Shack on Duval Street.
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What you’ll expect to pay (USD)

$10-15
Cheap meal
$4-6
A beer
$60-90
Nice dinner for 2
15-20%
Standard tip for good service

Where to eat in Key West

Cafe Marquesa Cafe Marquesa
Contemporary American
4.8 Excellent
$$$ $31 to $50
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Prime Steakhouse Prime Steakhouse
Seafood
4.8 Excellent
$$$$ $50 and over
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Tavern N' Town - Marriott Key West Tavern N' Town - Marriott Key West
American
4.8 Excellent
$$ $30 and under
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Latitudes on Sunset Key Latitudes on Sunset Key
Caribbean
4.8 Excellent
$$$ $31 to $50
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