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IslamoradaStaff Picks

  • woman at farmers market

    A Farmers Market for Every Season

    October 07

    Here in the Keys, the weather is warm and the flora flourishes year-round, which means that no matter when you visit, you can always enjoy the popular Florida Keys Farmers Market. 

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  • key lime pie

    The Sweet Treats of Key Largo Chocolates & Ice Cream

    September 02

    For small plates, light lunches, and delightfully tropical cocktails, Wild & Lime, our resort’s poolside café, can’t be beat. If you've already stopped by Wild & Lime and you’re still craving some seriously delicious desserts, consider heading over to Key Largo Chocolates & Ice Cream, just 25 minutes by car from our resort.

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  • mother and daughter at museum

    The History of Diving Museum

    August 05

    With the warm summer sun above and the glistening white sand beach at your feet, we’d understand if you wanted to spend your entire Islamorada vacation lounging by the water. If your beach time should be interrupted by a rainy day, though—or you’re just looking for a fun and informative outing to stimulate your mind—consider spending a few hours at the History of Diving Museum, located five minutes by car from our resort.

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  • palmtreeshade

    Local Art, Ecology, and More

    July 01

    It’s high summer, and every tropical vacation needs a little break from the sun. Luckily, Islamorada has much to offer in the way of activities that beat the heat. 

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  • floridakeysreef

    Protect the Reefs & Have a Picnic

    June 03

    The month of June brings warmer waters and it’s a great time to get in touch with the sand and saltwater. If you’re in town on June 8, take the kids to learn all about the world down under at CORALPALOOZA.

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  • sandbarfloridakeys

    A Special Sandbar & Toe-tapping Sounds

    May 01

    If you’re visiting Islamorada in May, take advantage of perfect weather to explore more: beyond beaches and cocktails at sunset, there are numerous adventures to be had on the water. 

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  • girls eating food at a festival

    Island Fest & Ocean Awareness

    April 01

    Two outdoor events are sure to define this month in Islamorada and will have you taking advantage of gorgeous April weather by spending time outdoors.

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  • grilled shrimp

    A Marathon Seafood Tradition

    March 01

    If you're exploring the Florida Keys this month, you may have the opportunity to catch one of the longest running events in the community: the Original Marathon Food Festival. On March 9th and 10th, consider an easy day trip to Marathon Key to experience this 43-year tradition.

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  • buoys

    All Kinds of Nautical Treasures

    February 01

    Is life at sea the life for you? Then you’ll want to stock up on supplies at the annual Gigantic Nautical Flea Market at Founders Park in Islamorada. 

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  • Bluegrass on the Beach

    January 01

    If you appreciate the art of bluegrass, your finger-picking dreams can come true on the weekend of January 18-20 at the 7th Annual Baygrass Bluegrass Festival.

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  • Holiday Fun at Founders Park

    Holiday Fun at Founders Park

    December 03

    Islamorada is the perfect place to escape winter, but you don’t have to forgo the holiday spirit while visiting the tropics. It just so happens that two of Islamorada’s most delightful holiday events will take place at Founders Park.

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  • Grab a Bite at Wild & Lime

    November 05

    When you’re surrounded by lush tropical scenery and gorgeous blue waves, it's easy to work up an appetite--after all, vacations are for indulging. Fortunately, we know precisely how to enhance your trip. Nestled just steps from the beach under the cool shade of swaying palm trees, taste the ocean at Wild & Lime --our on property gathering spot for light bites and refreshing drinks.

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  • Ride with the Zombies

    October 01

    What do zombies and the Florida Keys locals have in common? We all have a thirst for local beers! Join the 4th annual Islamorada Zombie Pub Crawl on October 20th for an evening full of fun socializing, riding, and of course, drinking. 

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  • What Makes Florida Keys Sunsets Incredible?

    September 03

    The Florida Keys are known for a myriad of reasons—gorgeous weather, tropical coral reefs, and world-class fishing to name a few. However, when visiting our stunning archipelago, there is one thing you can’t miss, which are the panoramic sunsets that sprawl out like vivid rainbows across the sky. Imagine sitting on the beach, palm trees swaying, ice-cold drink in your hand, and the most vibrant display of purples, oranges, and pinks overhead as the sun approaches the horizon. 

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  • Play a Round of Life-Size Chess & Checkers

    August 06

    Here at La Siesta Resort, we like to do thing bigger and better. Well, that’s not entirely true. We actually love the laid-back Islamorada way of life. However, when it comes to leisurely activities, we go big. That’s why we provide tons of attention-grabbing games that are designed to help you relax.

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  • The Best Fourth of July Celebration Yet

    July 02

    Want to know how to make the most of your Fourth of July? Let us pique your interest. Islamorada becomes a playground for patriotism during Independence Day season.

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  • Top Three Snorkeling Spots in the Florida Keys

    June 04

    The warm summer waters of the Florida Keys are waiting for exploration. Elevate your vacation by spending a day underwater. We’ve rounded up our top three favorites snorkeling spots all within an hour of La Siesta Resort & Marina.

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  • Drink Like a Local: Islamorada's Best Craft Brewery

    May 07

    Here in the Florida Keys, we like to keep things laid-back and local, which includes our craft breweries. Spend a lazy afternoon getting into "An Island State of Mind" at one of our favorites spots, Islamorada Beer Company.

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  • Top Reasons Your Body Needs a Beach Vacay

    April 03

    We know life can be stressful, that’s why you deserve a beach vacation. Spring has sprung, but not in all parts of the United States--come to where the palm trees are swaying and Jimmy Buffet is king. Check out our top three reason to reserve a room right now:

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  • Welcome Back to Paradise: La Siesta Has Reopened Our Doors

    March 05

    We have great news--our doors are open and we can’t wait to welcome you back! After month of recovery and improvements, we are back and better than ever. So pack your bags and head to our stretch of paradise in the Florida Keys.

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  • 3 Ways to Feel Romantic in Islamorada

    February 05

    Treat your beloved to a relaxing vacation in the Florida Keys--from water sports to romantic activities, reconnecting has never been easier.

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  • New Year’s Resolutions For Your Florida Keys Vacation

    January 08

    The holidays have passed, which only means one thing: it’s time to start thinking about your next vacation! Going on a trip doesn’t mean ditching your new year’s resolutions. Spend your free time with us and we’ll show you how to make this year the best yet.

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  • Top Three Reasons To Head South For Winter

    December 04

    This winter head south to Islamorada in the Florida Keys. Ditch the snow boots and puffy coats and slip into something a little more comfortable. From friendly locals to coastal vistas, we make escaping easy. Here’s the top three reasons to melt away the winter blues with us.

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  • Fun Facts About The Florida Keys That You Might Not Know

    November 06

    Have you ever been curious about the Florida Keys? Read on for cool and interesting facts about our beautiful archipelago located between the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico.

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  • Hurricane Irma Rebuilding Efforts

    October 02

    We are pleased to announce that our foliage and flowers are in full bloom and that the sun is shinning brighter than ever. Our team of clean-up crews, staff, and resort associates are in great spirits because of the warm outpour of support and thoughtful messages.

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  • Top Summer Tourist Attractions in Islamorada

    August 09

    Islamorada is known as the “sports fishing capital of the world,” however that doesn’t mean we don’t have exploring-worthy spots on land. Make the most of your vacation and check out these popular tourist destinations.

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  • How to Stay Fit on Your Vacation

    July 03

    Time to burn off that delicious tropical cocktail you just had by our luxurious pool. Vacations are a time of rest and relaxation, but that doesn’t mean you can’t burn some calories at the same time. Here’s a few expert tips on how to stay fit while staying at La Siesta Resort & Marina.

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  • Plan Your Perfect Wedding At La Siesta Resort & Marina

    June 05

    Nestled on the coast of Islamorada is a tropical paradise awaiting your wedding -- and here are the top reasons you should have your destination wedding with us.

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  • A Food Lovers Guide to the Florida Keys

    May 02

    While staying at La Siesta, indulge a little by trying some of our local heavenly dishes. Check out our top picks:

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  • Spring Egg Hunts in Islamorada

    April 06

    Spring is heating up in the Florida Keys, celebrate the season and Easter with this innovative and festive activities.

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  • Islamorada Seafood Festival & Art Show

    March 06

    The Islamorada Seafood Festival & Art Show is the perfect place to taste the Florida Keys. We can’t think of a better activity than hanging out by the ocean and eating seafood. Get ready for a flavorful explosion from over 20 of the best restaurants in Islamorada.

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  • Re-spark the Romance, Right in Time for Valentine's Day

    February 06

    Looking to rekindle your romance and fall in love all over again? We can’t think of a better place than the Florida Keys. Enjoy each others company while experiencing these beach vacation activities:

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  • January is for Foodies

    January 01

    Lucky you, you’ve escaped the cold and you are in Islamorada during the best month of the year. Indulge in Uncorked, the Key Largo Food and Wine Festival starting on January 5th and running until the 14th.

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