Cudjoe Key is one of the idyllic islands off the south coast of Florida. It is on the Overseas Highway (US1) linking Key West to the west with Miami to the northeast. The charming key covers just 5.6 square miles and is home to a community of around 1700 residents.
Cudjoe Key holiday rentals are well located to take full advantage of the beautiful sandy beaches that the island has to offer. Rent a boat and explore the many small islands in the area or join a fishing charter for some of the best sport fishing for sailfish, tuna, snapper and tarpon. Snorkeling and diving trips are very popular activities or hire a bicycle and explore this flat key. The many inter-island channels are ideal for exploring by kayak or jetski. From your paradise island retreat you can simply relax and enjoy the year-round sunshine and glorious sunsets, go swimming and sunbathing or observe the local birds and wildlife.
Situated between Sugarloaf Key and Big Pine Key, visitors staying in Cudjoe Key holiday rentals are just 19 miles from Key West. This colourful city, the southernmost point of the USA, is known for its pastel-painted architecture and laid-back lifestyle. Browse the shops and art galleries, visit the Shipwreck Museum, explore Ernest Hemingway’s home, take a guided tour on the Conch Train or toast the sunset, a daily tradition on Mallory Square. Closer to your Cudjoe Key beach house, look for Fat Albert, the white blimp used by the US Government to monitor boat traffic and aircraft using radar. Miami is a great place to visit just two hours’ drive away.
Cudjoe Key holiday cabins experience warm weather all year round with temperatures varying between 73°F (23°C) in winter and 88°F (31°C) in July and August. The rainy season arrives in late June with occasional heavy showers in the afternoon and the possibility of a tropical storm or hurricane. Winter and spring are the peak seasons to visit the Florida Keys but there is still plenty of warm sunshine throughout the summer.
The main airport serving holiday rentals and beach houses in Cudjoe Key is Miami International (MIA) Airport which has frequent domestic and international flights from most major cities. Cudjoe Key is easy to reach by hiring a car at the airport and driving the 139 miles along the Overseas Highway. This scenic drive hops from island to island on bridges and causeways with unique views of island resorts, boats and local businesses. Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Airport is 21 miles north of Miami and also has frequent flights from the USA and Europe.