Islamorada is 'The Sport Fishing Capital of the World'. Where the Atlantic Ocean, Florida Bay, and Gulf of Mexico meet, the conditions are perfect for a variety of fish species year round. On the water, enjoy deep sea fishing for sailfish, mahi mahi, wahoo, amberjack, kingfish, and marlin. On the reefs, enjoy fishing for snapper, grouper, barracuda and more. On the flats and in the bay, enjoy fishing for tarpon, bonefish, snook, drum and trout.
On land, Islamorada offers entertainment for everyone. Enjoy dolphins and seals at Theatre of the Sea, within walking distance of Anglers Reef. World class spa, beach and fitness facilities at the famous Cheeca Lodge and The Moorings. Olympic size swimming lap pool, parks and beaches at Founders Park, within walking distance or ride your bike.
Boat slips and a dock are on the property, and Snake Creek Marina is next door.
Restaurants within walking distance include Island Grill, Shulas 2 Steak and Sports Grill, Rum Runners, Tiki Bar, Smugglers Cove, Jaws Raw Bar, Wreck Bar. The variety of restaurants is fantastic with a choice of fine dining, family, take out, delivery, sports bars and night clubs. Whether you want quiet evening or lively night out, it's available in Islamorada. The seafood and fish is famous in the keys, but there is also steaks, pizza, bakeries, burgers, BBQ, sushi, Asian, and even restaurants that will cook your catch of fish from your day on the water.
Nearby in Key Largo, even more amenities including a Starbucks Coffee, and almost every service you could require. Local grocery stores in Islamorada, and larger chains in Key Largo and Tavernier including Winn Dixie, Walgreens, K Mart and CVS. Walmart is an hour away, where you can stop on your way from Miami airport for food and drink. The drive to Islamorada is scenic over islands, bridges, keys and canals. Situated well with only 90 minutes drive from South Beach Miami, and 90 minutes drive from Key West, you have your choice of two airports to fly in and out of. Others areas to explore include the entire Florida Keys, Everglades National Park, Marine Reserves, Coral Gables, Little Havana, and Coconut Grove. Outlet shopping and luxury brand shopping available at world famous Bal Harbour, Aventura Mall, and Dadeland Mall in Miami. Florida City Outlet Mall is a one hour drive. Islamorada enjoys almost no crime, a safe environment, bus service, and access to keys and Miami hospitals and doctors if needed. Enjoy the most southern tip of the United States, with Caribbean weather, while still enjoying the amenities and convenience of the mainland.