The colors of Key West, Florida are vivid and mesmerizing. Visit this ode to nature on your next beach vacation. The enchanting respite called Key West is located within the Florida Keys, a sliver of islands off the southern tip of Florida. While Key West may be small, it still manages to find room for plenty of activities and rental homes, condos and cottages. The island is functionally separated into six beach resort areas: South Beach, Dog Beach, Higg's Beach, Smathers Beach, Fort Zachary Taylor, and Rest Beach. Each resort has its own style and provides plenty of Key West vacation rentals. Expect to find a heavy dose of tropical decor in this lush paradise, with the choice of size and amenities unexpectedly large. Most Key West rental homes, cottages and condos come fully furnished, with complete kitchens and linen service. After that, it's up to you to decide how luxurious you vacation digs will be. You will find options such as designer decor, gourmet kitchens, private pools and hot tubs, private decks, high def television and wireless internet, private docks and gorgeous views. Once you have decided to make Key West your vacation destination, try to book your accommodations as soon as possible for the best and largest choice. No matter where you choose to lay your head at night though, the Key West vacation rental properties will not disappoint.
If you really need to do something besides meditate on the beach, there is plenty of activities from which to choose. Swim with the dolphins. Go snorkeling, scuba diving or scuba diving (yes that would be the combo plan). Take a kayak trip or hop on a jet ski and create a wake to be proud of. Fish till you drop - or maybe catch something. In the waters around Key West you might flirt with grouper, yellowtail snapper, cobia, amberjack, Mahi Mahi and Wahoo. Go for the big boys if you dare: sailfish, sharks and tuna. Take a catamaran or sailboat out for a spin, or let the experts do the spinning. Appreciate the beautiful underwater world of sea creatures and marine plant life on a glass bottom boat cruise. Take your revelry into the evening with a good old fashioned bar crawl, and end the evening in a beach chair near the pacific, listening to the waves roll in and all the other assorted sounds of the sea. If you wake up in the same place in the morning, you may want to re-think the whole bar crawl thing. Key West is a true tropical vacation, without really having to rough it. Find the perfect Key West rental home, beach cottage or condo, and enjoy paradise like you deserve to.