For cruisers visiting the Florida Keys, Hawks Cay Marina is the perfect stop.
Located on Duck Key southwest of Key Largo, Hawks Cay Marina features 85 slips in its protected harbor for boats up to 110 LOA. Dockhands will guide and assist with mooring your vessel and fuel stations pump high-octane, non-ethanol gas and marine diesel. The marina also has a boat ramp with trailer parking at $30 a night or $20 for a one-time launch or pickup.
Complimentary shuttle services provide transport to the 60-acre Hawks Cay resort. Overnight guests are welcome to relax at the saltwater lagoon or any of the five swimming pools. Other amusements include a tennis court, spa, fitness center, and retail shops.
If you’re looking for a bite to eat, charcoal grills and picnic tables are available so you can prepare your own catch; those wishing to be served can find delicious dining at the nearby Ocean Restaurant. The resort is also home to a coffee club to kick-start your day on the water.
Adventurers will be pleased with all the watersports activities offered at Hawks Cay—kayaking, jet skiing, parasailing, and kiteboarding to name a few. Underwater explorers can try the guided reef and wreck tours, while anglers can charter boats to big-game spots. At the end of the day, relax and unwind on an easygoing sunset cruise.
Hawks Cay also serves as an excellent host location for event, tournaments and boating clubs. Upcoming events include Lobster Mini-Season July 30-31.
- 85 slips for boats up to 110 feet
- Protected harbor
- Fuel dock with 91 gasoline or marine diesel
- Boat ramp & overnight trailer parking
- Dockside market and supply store
- Shuttle service
- Resort with restaurants, pools, lagoon, spa, fitness center, tennis court, coffee club
- Fishing charters
- Watersport rental services (kayak, jet ski, boat, parasail and kite boarding)
- SCUBA certification and tours
- Sunset cruises
Hawks Cay Marina
61 Hawks Cay Boulevard
Duck Key, FL 33050
USA: (877) 496-6023
International: 001 305 743-7000
By Daniel Wagner, Southern Exposure