Holidays in Key Largo are the pinnacle of tropical island breaks. Villas in Key Largo are an absolute dream for beach lovers, with some of America’s finest white sand beaches which dazzle even the most seasoned travellers. There can be nowhere as relaxing and laidback as Key Largo, and if you are looking to spend your holiday in a complete state of relaxation, with the sun on your face and the sound of the sea in your ears, look no further than a holiday villa in Key Largo.
Of course, it is the beaches that immediately leap to mind when you think of holidays to Key Largo. The northern most of the Florida Keys, Key Largo also boasts some of the finest beaches, with powder soft sands glistening white in the glowing Florida sun. Few places in the world can claim to have beaches that rival those of Key Largo, with visitors flocking to self catering villas here from around the globe to sit in the surf, sipping a chilled cocktail and looking out over the endless azure seas.
Key Largo is often referred to as the scuba diving capital of the world, and is located just of America’s only living coral reef. Scuba diving holidays in Key Largo are of the highest quality, taking you to an unimaginable underwater word, where tropical fish of every colour and size hide beneath the waves. Any level of diver can happily dive here, from the complete beginner to seasoned professionals simply looking to find Key Largo boat rental and take a self guided diving trip. Snorkelling is also highly popular, and you may be amazed at what you can see with a snorkel from Key Largo’s beaches. Deep sea fishing is absolutely sensational here too, and trips out into the ocean can be easily arranged, giving you the chance to get a record breaking catch.
Islamorada is one of the most laid back places imaginable. Although the pace of life is almost stationary, those wishing to go sailing, deep sea fishing or find boat rentals in Key Largo will be well looked after in Islamorada. The deep sea fishing from Islamorada is particularly good, with some of the largest fish caught in Florida often coming from the waters surrounding Islamorada.
Key Largo also has magnificent access into the Everglades National Park which lies just to the north. The Everglades are a genuine natural wonder, home to some extraordinary wildlife, including the regions favourite inhabitant, the enchanting manatee. Canoeing, fan boating and sailing through the mangrove swamps is an unforgettable experience.
There is no bad time to escape the British weather and head to a self catering Key Largo holiday rental. Throughout the year, average monthly temperatures vary between 22 and 32˚C, with August being the hottest month and January the coldest. The sea remains warm enough to swim in all year round, and the constant sea breezes keep the air refreshed, even in the height of summer.
As the northernmost of the Florida Keys, Key Largo is the most accessible of the Florida Keys. The closest airport to Key Largo is Miami International Airport (MIA), which is served by both Virgin Atlantic and British Airways. Upon your arrival at Miami Airport, there are two choices for reaching your Key Largo villa; either take a hire car and drive or take a connecting flight to the tiny Key West Airport (NQX).