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Considering Airbnb?

It’s time to book the perfect Key West getaway, and you’re considering Airbnb—something charming and intimate, with a view of the sea. Don’t get us wrong, it could work out, but there are so many risks when you go the Airbnb route....

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Looking Ahead to Key West’s Fantasy Fest

Summer is still in full swing, but at the Perry Hotel & Marina Key West, we know it’s never too early to start planning for the next season’s biggest events.This fall, up to 75,000 revelers are expected to flock to Key West for the 44th annual Fantasy Fest, a costumed extravaganza of masked parties, elaborate street processions, swanky balls, and the spectacularly spooky Fantasy Fest Parade....

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Slip Into Perry-dise

Are you a boating enthusiast? Does your ideal vacation involve hours spent out on the water, a cool sea breeze sweeping by as you bask in the tropical sun? With 288 slips and state-of-the-art Bellingham floating docks, The Perry Hotel & Marina Key West is a seafarer’s dream, perfect for stays both brief and extended, whether you own your own boat or are looking to rent one for a bit....

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Road Trip to Key West

Since the publication of Jack Kerouac’s On the Road in 1957, the fantasy of the great American road trip has beckoned travelers with the promise of limitless possibilities. As you plan your next Keys vacation, we invite you to experience the Overseas Highway, a thrilling 113-mile stretch of U.S. 1 that runs from the Florida mainland all the way to Key West....

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Sunrise to Sunset Dining at the Perry Hotel & Marina Key West

In Key West, there’s no shortage of entertainment, from the early morning till late into the night, so you might find yourself feeling hungry at odd hours. At the Perry Hotel & Marina Key West, we have you covered all day long, whenever the craving strikes...

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The Key West Bicentennial: 200 Years of Island Magic

On March 25, 1822, Navy Lt. Matthew Perry thrust an American flag firmly in the earth, claiming the island of Key West for the United States of America. This March we celebrate two hundred years of continuous settlement with a variety of fun, festive, and informative events....

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F45: State-of-the-Art Functional Training for Elite, Athletic Performance

Are you tired of running on the treadmill for hours? Feeling like you’ve plateaued in your weight training? Or are you looking to start an exercise routine for the very first time? ...

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The Perry Hotel & Marina Key West: New Name, Same Superior Service

An ineffable but undeniable quality of our hotel and marina, old island allure draws thousands of devoted guests back to the Keys to stay with us year after year. Dedication to that classic Key West vibe doesn’t mean we’re stuck in the past, though. Far from it, we’re constantly innovating new ways to enhance your luxury experience. ...

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Celebrating the Holidays in Key West

Celebrate your holidays with us this year in true tropical style. Here are a few unique December experiences that you can find only in Key West...

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Key West: The Ideal Bachelor or Bachelorette Party Destination

With its unique blend of geography, culture, and entertainment, Key West is the ideal spot to celebrate your bachelor or bachelorette party. ...

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Explore with Arcimoto

What better way to explore Stock Island and Key West than a thrilling open-air ride? Feel the salty air on your skin and take in island views in every direction with Arcimoto’s all-electric Fun Utility Vehicles (FUVS)....

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The Wedding Destination of Your Dreams

Where natural beauty and classic, laid-back Florida charm meet, Key West presents the perfect backdrop for the wedding of your dreams....

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Work Up a Sweat, Even When You’re OOO

Going on vacation doesn’t mean you have to give up on your fitness routine...

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Sloppy Joe’s Dockside At The Perry Hotel

Classic and unrivaled, Sloppy Joe’s is hands down one of the most famous places in Key West. Now you can experience the same beloved Sloppy Mojitos that kept Hemmingway a happy patron for years....

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Celebrate Your Love In A Setting Fit For All

The Perry Key West is the perfect backdrop for all of your wedding celebrations. Whether you are eloping, hosting a micro-wedding, or throwing an over-the-top wedding bash, you don’t need to compromise anything when you wed with us. If you’re looking for inspiration, you’re in the right place. Here are just a few reasons you should exchange your vows with us....

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WFH Should Really Mean “Work From Here”

It’s about that time of the year where the sun’s back out and the weather’s feeling just right. While we’ve been enjoying this for a while, we know most of you have been busy working away. But, don’t let your emails and to-do’s stop you from spending a few days with us at The Perry. ...

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Hop On A Jet Ski & Explore Our Crystal Blues

Feel the wind in your hair as you jet ski along our picture-perfect coast. The Perry Hotel now has jet skis available on our property. Grab a friend or two, and get ready to cruise. Each jet ski accommodates up to two guests—so rent one or rent two. It’s a fun, fast-paced way to explore our surrounding waters....

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Summer Getaway at The Perry

Lock down your summer plans and head south. The Perry Hotel Key West has everything you need for an incredible vacation. Bring the family, have a romantic getaway, or take a solo adventure—there are options for every traveler. Check out some of the fun activities you can enjoy while visitin...

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Exchange Your Vows In Paradise

Instead of spending months planning your special day, opt for an elopement or intimate ceremony at The Perry Key West. Our tailored wedding packages include everything you need for a petite and dreamy occasion....

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Live from the Lawn

Experience up-and-coming talent in our new monthly series of performances, Live from the Lawn, right here at The Perry Hotel. Past and upcoming artists include:...

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Explore With The Wind In Your Hair

Discover the magic of Stock Island and Key West this holiday season aboard a 100% electric, 3-wheel Arcimoto fun utility vehicle! Only 1 of 2 rental facilities in the United States, these cool open-air vehicles are available for rent by the hour or the day right here at 40+ acre property. ...

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Tunes Under The Stars

This winter, trade your parka for The Perry and hop on a quick direct flight or drive to the Florida Keys for island warmth, sunshine, and fun. Direct flights have resumed from Chicago, New York, Austin, and so many more cities. As temperatures are dropping around the country, we’re entering our peak season for socially distanced outdoor events and concerts. Our 40+ acres of wide-open event space is pristine and perfect for effortless social distancing....

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Happy Sunshine Holidays In Key West

Holidays are the perfect excuse to spend time with the people you love—and Key West by nature is festive, convenient, and oh-so-relaxing! Our year-round sunshine, plethora of fun watersports, and laid-back vibe make us the perfect location for every holiday. Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s, and Valentine’s Day are all coming up. We know, it’s hard to imagine that it’s the best time of the year again, but it is! There is no time like the present to start planning for the upcoming holidays, and The Perry has everything you need for an unforgettable getaway in paradise....

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Dive Into Deliciousness

While Key West’s island location lends itself to a delicious culinary scene, dining at The Perry Hotel is no exception. In fact, our two onsite, dock-to-dish dining restaurants, Matt's Stock Island Kitchen and Salty Oyster Bar & Grill, are constantly upgrading their menus to maintain maximum coastal flair. With that, let's dive into the latest happenings at each spot!...

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Do It All From One Destination

Because of our marina’s idyllic location, trips to some of the area’s most amazing locations are made easier than ever—turning one vacation into several! From a Dry Tortugas sailing adventure to a snorkel through the third largest coral reef in the world, we have you covered....

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Make a Splash, Safely

This summer, social distance with the whole fam while discovering Key West’s natural treasures up close! With direct access to South Florida’s best water activities and our commitment to cleanliness, the getaway you’ve been dreaming of doesn’t have to be put on hold....

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Sunny Space to Stay Connected & Celebrate

As the world begins to open up, we can’t help but look forward to all of the events to come. With ample space for retreats, celebrations, and even company holiday parties, social distancing has never been easier. And, let’s be honest, there’s no party like a dockside Key West party!...

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Feel A World Away

As the Florida Keys begin to reopen, we’re anxious to be your home base for unlimited experiences all within our one unique location. Just a shuttle ride away from downtown Key West, The Perry Hotel offers 40 plus acres of your very own private paradise where waiting in lines or navigating crowded sidewalks is never an issue - thus, social distancing made easy! ...

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A Deep Dive Into Our History

The Perry Hotel and Stock Island Marina Village have been thoughtfully cultivated and designed to maintain the most authentic and eclectic parts of what makes up the Key West destination. But, how did they both come to be? Let’s take a trip down memory lane....

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Sunshine and Blue Skies

What pairs perfectly with warm weather? Just about everything. This spring, escape to the Perry Key West for fun in and out of the sun. Check out our curated list of upcoming events....

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Love Is in the Air

There’s something romantic about spending Valentine’s Day under the bright blue skies of sunny Key West. From lounging poolside to sharing an al fresco cocktail to holding your beloved during a sunset cruise, the options are endless. While your thoughts are focused on spending time with your sweetheart, let us highlight the top reasons you should book your wedding at The Perry Key West. ...

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All is Sunny and Bright

This January, leave the winter coats and boots behind as you slip into something more comfortable. Let's face it—sunshine looks good on you! Head to beautiful Key West to enjoy our most popular season of the year. Once you arrive, check out the fun events happening this month:  ...

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Perfect Weather for Everything

This December, trade in the snow for palm trees and discover firsthand why Key West is a hotspot for the holidays. Check out these can’t-miss events this month. ...

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The Best Time of the Year!

Powerboat races, food festivals, and lazy days under the Florida sun are just a few of the reasons we can’t get enough of Key West this season. With so many exciting things happening, it can be hard to navigate the festive waters. That’s why we’ve curated a list of the top events. ...

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Fall in the Florida Keys

It’s the most exciting time of the year! From rocket fast powerboat races to costumed events and parties, fall in the Florida keys is unforgettable! While the temperatures are dropping countrywide, it’s still warm and sunny in Key West. Check out all the exciting events happening this season: ...

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Fantasy Fest's 40th Anniversary!

Sunshine and palm trees may not be the first things that come to mind when you think of Halloween, but once you feel the spirited energy of Key West, you'll be a believer! This October, Fantasy Fest’s 10-day Halloween celebration will be celebrating its 40th anniversary in one of the most beautiful settings in the country. ...

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The Fun Continues

Summer may be coming to a close, but that doesn't mean the fun can't continue. Treat yourselves to one last summer getaway before the kids head back to school. Let us tempt you with some of our exciting upcoming events! ...

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Let’s Make it a July to Remember!

Take advantage of the extra hours of sunshine and savor every moment of summer in the Florida Keys. We may be biased, but summertime is our favorite time on our thriving and vibrant island. Linger under the glistening rays a little longer and check out the upcoming events happening this month....

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Splash Into Summer

This summer, wet your feet and more at The Perry Hotel Key West. Swim into the exciting world of water activities, above and below the surface. From explorative snorkeling tours to exhilarating jet ski rides, there's something for everyone. Pick one or try them all, the choice is yours. Let us walk you through some of our favorite maritime activities. ...

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Exciting Things Are Coming

This fall, guests and locals can look forward to six new amenities being opened at Stock Island Marina Village—some of which have already broken ground! It’s hard to imagine the crown jewel of Key West sparkling any brighter, but these expansions are guaranteed to enhance the guest experience. We’ve highlighted the exciting additions to come....

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Spring Has Sprung

Spring is hands down one of our favorite seasons in Key West. From enchanting weather to musical and culinary adventures, there is an overabundance of exciting reasons we are one of the top spring break destinations in the United States. This year, make Perry Hotel Key West your home base during the festivities....

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It's a Spring Thing

Key West is a prime Spring Break destination for families craving sunshine and relaxation. Our vast variety of outdoor activities create an irresistible environment for fun. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite experiences to enjoy this spring while staying at The Perry. ...

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A Destination Wedding to Remember

From our crystal clear waters to the abundance of natural beauty, it’s no wonder why Islands.com voted Key West as the number one wedding destination in the United States. ...

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Embrace the New Year

Key West is calling your name--time to escape the cold and come to the sunshine. Fortunately for you, The Perry is just the place to kick up your feet and enjoy the ocean breeze. Indulge your inner globetrotter with these fun events....

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Discover Your Holiday Cheer in the Florida Keys

December is one of the most cheerful months in Key West. From holiday parades to tree lightings, there isn’t a better place to get into the festive spirit—especially if you are escaping the cold weather. We’ve rounded up our top three events happening this month. ...

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Savor the Delicious

Key West’s island location lends itself to a blooming culinary scene that will scintillate your taste buds. Bite into a world of fresh seafood, innovative cuisine, and housemade specialties at Matt’s Stock Island Kitchen & Bar. ...

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Fantasy Fest

We can’t believe Halloween is around the corner. When you think of Key West, All Hallow’s Eve may not be the first thing that comes to mind. However, the southernmost point knows how to throw a party. Imagine a magnificent 10-day celebration filled with costumes, street festivals, concerts, and more. Sounds too good to be true? Well, it’s not, and we think that everyone should experience it at least once in their lifetime....

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Key West Events Not to Miss This September

We may be located at the southernmost point, but it's not only the birds that like migrating to Key West for the fall. As temperatures are starting to drop throughout the country, our warm summer vibes draw talent from all over the world. Check out the incredible list of upcoming events this September. ...

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Our Favorite Upcoming Events

Enjoy eternal summer at Perry Key West with these fun and exciting upcoming events....

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Stars, Stripes, and Piña Coladas

Where's the best place to celebrate the Fourth of July? Here's a hint—it involves a stunning waterfront pool, refreshing piña coladas, fresh seafood, live music, and lots of fun. You guessed it, we're having a party! ...

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The Street Party of a Lifetime

Thousands of people head to Key West every October for the annual Fantasy Fest. Truly the wildest party in all of the Florida Keys, this lively 10-day festival consists of one-of-a-kind events, from a zombie bike ride for the whole family to an adult-only burlesque parody show. Be prepared for rowdy crowds and skimpy costumes during the more mature shenanigans, but don't worry- parents and children don't have to miss out on all the fun....

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Five Reasons to Visit Key West After Hurricane Irma

Last month, a few of our Perry Team members were out of state attending Travel Shows in New York, Boston and Chicago with the Florida Keys Tourist Development Council. Ready to greet visitors and talk up our favorite town, they were surprised to learn that over 90% of people that stopped by the booth had no idea the Keys were even open! WHAT?! The main question they asked: how did Key West fare in the storm? Well, we’re happy to put that question to rest. Our little island fared surprisingly well in the face of Irma, and you may be surprised to learn our airport, roads, and most of the businesses were open within 3 weeks after the storm. So yes, we’re definitely open, we’re #KeysStrong, and excited to welcome our visitors back. Here are five reasons you should plan your visit to Key West post-Hurricane Irma: ...

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Great Architecture Often Tells A Story

A good one. The Perry Hotel Key West was just named one of the 12 Best-Designed Hotels Opening This Year by Architectural Digest, which has us thinking about the hotel’s architecture, the inspiration behind the design, and how’s it’s deeply connected to the living breathing community that surrounds it. Without knowing a thing about Stock Island, the hotel tells a good story. This is not just a place to stay. It’s an experience. And it’s part of something else. You can’t help but feel like there’s a little more to discover beyond the hotel’s beautifully designed walls. It doesn’t just have a sense of place. It embraces it. ...

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Five Fun Things To Do (On Land) On Stock Island & Key West

Understandably, lots of people come to Stock Island and Key West for awesome activities on the water, but there’s no shortage of shoreside fun, either. From incredibly diverse cuisine and restaurants to unique animal sanctuaries, amazing golf, active transportation, and beautiful gardens. Read on for five of the most fun things to do (while on land) on Stock Island and Key West....

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Five Fun Things To Do On the Water

Surrounded by warm tropical waters and home to a perfect climate year-round, it’s no surprise Stock Island and Key West are a haven for water enthusiasts. Whether it’s fishing, snorkeling, cruising, sailing, or swimming, there’s far more to do on the water than there are hours in the day. It’s a good problem to have. Read on for five fun things to do on the water on Stock Island and Key West....

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Timeless Excellence In Key West

With a nod to the area’s storied history as an industrious, seafaring town, The Perry Hotel combines a modern, welcoming, and luxurious atmosphere with an authentically timeless Key West vibe. From true Florida Keys hospitality and luxurious amenities to incredible cuisine and the perfect location, read on for a glimpse of what you can expect at The Perry Hotel....

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Experience The Best of Key West

A haven for those seeking an escape from the mainstream and a place to feel like one’s most authentic self, Key West cultivates a timeless experience unlike any other island vacation. Rich in history, both military and literary, charmingly eclectic, and welcoming of all walks of life, you’ll find just what you didn’t know you were looking for here. Read on to see our top recommendations on attractions and activities that bring you the very best of Key West....

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