Islamorada was where back country sport fishing and salt water fly fishing first burst onto the scene. The 'fishing capital of the world' also has the world's highest density of professional offshore charter boats. Islamorada, which means "purple isles," is also a popular wedding destination, thanks to its raw beauty and crystal blue waters. There's much happening here, from exciting fishing activities to art walks and romantic seaside cafés. Book your Islamorada vacation rental to see what's in store.
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Popular Rental Amenities Islamorada
Finding a vacation rental with a pool shouldn't be too hard Islamorada. Most of the vacation rentals have one. In addition, more hotel rooms include a pool than hotel rooms. On average, hotel rooms with pools in Islamorada accommodate 6 people and have an average cost of $1,011 per night. Among these offers, 81 of them are situated within 2 kilometres of water.
The Weather Islamorada
Check out our climate diagram to find the perfect month for your vacation. July is the warmest month Islamorada with average maximum temperatures of 33°. Conversely, February is the coolest month Islamorada, with temperatures going under 20° According to the climate diagram, September is the rainiest month of the year Islamorada.
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Cuisine of Islamorada
Seafood enthusiasts won't be disappointed with Islamorada's culinary offerings. Choose from fresh-off-the-nets seafood served in all kinds of settings — tiki-covered huts, marina-facing fish houses, beachfront cafés or romantic, secluded bistros. The waterfront is dotted with restaurants, serving everything from Mediterranean cuisine, sushi, organic salads, sandwiches and meatball subs.
Enjoy dinner and live entertainment at the waterfront cafés that serve excellent seafood: there's fried oysters, peel-and-eat-shrimp, and fish sandwiches galore. For the "freshest sushi in all the Keys!" and a hefty beer, wine and sake list, Kaiyo Grill & Sushi does the trick. Don't forget to pack some takeaway to feast on when you return to your Islamorada vacation rental.
The weather in Islamorada
The best time to visit is between December and May, when outdoor activities can be enjoyed under sunny, blue skies. Your vacation home in Islamorada should be booked in advance during this peak season. For those who prefer some peace and quiet, as well as discounted prices on rentals, October and November is a great time to visit.
The must-see sights of Islamorada
Most people come to Islamorada for its scenery and sunsets. The sea facing restaurants are perfectly aligned to allow diners gorgeous views of the sun sinking into the ocean. From the Islamorada Fist Company restaurant, you can watch sharks being fed while you enjoy your evening meal, as the event usually takes place around sunset. It's also quite possible to enjoy the sunset from the privacy of your sea-facing vacation rental on Islamorada.
Enjoy tropical evenings with relaxed music at the waterfront ICE Amphitheater, housed inside Islamorada Founders Park. This pet-friendly park also features an Olympic-sized pool, ball fields, a shallow water beach, water sports rentals and a skate park. Casa Mar Village meanwhile, is recommended for its local fish market, waterfront shopping and outdoor adventure sports activities. The kids will enjoy hand-feeding giant silver tarpons at Robbie's Marina. Then take them to a fun dolphin, sea lion and parrot show at Theater of the Sea marine mammal park.
Art and culture on Islamorada
The Coral Shores Performing Arts Center delights audiences with its top-notch productions. Meanwhile the monthly Third Thursday Art Walk organized by the Morada Way Arts & Cultural District is a great way to get acquainted with the town's art spaces and boutiques. The event brings together artisans, sculptors, jewelers, photographers and travelers who enjoy the artist receptions, music, sunsets and other fun activities.
The Jannette De Llanos Art Gallery showcases oil paintings and graphic art of the Florida Keys & beyond, while the Pasta Pantaleo Signature Gallery houses Pasta's sportfish paintings that are vivid and rich in their color schemes. For a look at the artworks of local photographers, painters, sculptors, and mixed media artists, visit Gallery at Ocean Sotheby's International Realty. Lastly, there's Crane Point Museum & Nature Center which regales visitors with its interpretative displays of marine life, local wildlife and exhibits.
Excursions and day trips beyond Islamorada
Islamorada boasts rare and extraordinary brimming patch reefs, which is good news for divers. An hour south from your vacation home on Islamorada, lies the Bahia Honda State Park where oceanside camping is possible. Enjoy kayaking, fishing, biking, and snorkeling among other great activities. Take time off to explore Islamorada's colorful shallow coral reefs, its shipwrecks, and an interesting underwater hub for scientific research, called the Aquarius.
Pickles Reef is perfect to spot flamingo tongue cowries and banded coral shrimps. Bud n' Mary's is another popular marina known for its sportfishing shows, chartered fishing expeditions, pontoon boats, and deli's serving excellent coffee by the sea. End the day by retiring back at your sea facing Islamorada vacation rental.
Legendary authors such as Ernest Hemingway have been inspired right here in Islamorada! Come over with the family and book your vacation rental on Islamorada today. The isles are waiting.
Lobster Trap Art Gallery
The vivid artworks at this exciting gallery will ensnare your gaze just like the lobsters in the traps outside its doors.
The Rain Barrel Artisan Village
The perfect day out involves exploring this picturesque artists' village, where there are any number of craft workshops to get involved in, plus exquisite art to discover and take home. Jewellery, sculpture and fine art are just the start.
Florida Keys Brewing Company
This family run microbrewery is a delight, and is ideally situated in the arts and cultural district of town. Enjoy tours, talks and of course, tastings.
History of Diving Museum
A trip to Florida isn't complete without exploring the ocean. Learn about the technical and historical aspects of this pastime through oral exhibits and artefacts found beneath the waves.
Theater of the Sea
Live the dream and swim with Flipper at this incredible center, dedicated to marine life. Seals, dolphins and parrots perform in mesmerising sealife shows.
Information about vacation rentals Islamorada
|🏡 Vacation rentals available||1,933 properties|
|💳 Discounts available||up to 27%|
|🌙 Price per night from||$221|
|⭐ Popular amenities||Internet, TV and Air conditioning|
|🐾 Pet friendly accommodation options||346 properties|
|🏊 Vacation rentals with pools||1,595 properties|
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the typical price of a vacation home Islamorada?
Accommodation prices Islamorada start at $221 per night.
What is the typical availability of House rentals Islamorada?
We found 1,933 vacation homes Islamorada available for your next trip.
What are the most popular vacation home amenities Islamorada?
The most popular amenities for rentals Islamorada include vacation homes with Internet, TV, or Air conditioning.
How many House rentals and Apartment rentals can I find Islamorada?
Islamorada has 1,933 House rentals and Apartment rentals available to book.
Are there pet-friendly vacation rentals Islamorada?
Finding a vacation rental Islamorada that allows dogs is definitely possible, with 346 pet-friendly homes on offfer.
What's the best month to visit Islamorada?
If you're looking for balmy weather, July and August are typically the hottest months Islamorada with temperatures around 33 °C. February and January Islamorada are the coldest, with 20 °C on average.
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