Indulge in Key West Spa Treatments on Vacation

After a day of exploring Key West’s beaches, museums, and historic sites, unwind at one of our local spas. Experience the ultimate relaxation at our Key West spas, which feature healing massages, facials, and body wraps. Or utilize mobile massage services to bring healing to the comfort of your Rent Key West rental home! However you want to focus on your wellness, Key West offers the perfect setting for rest and rejuvenation in the Sunshine State:

Ocean Wellness Spa and Salon

Sign up for massages, facials, and body treatments at Ocean Wellness Spa and Salon in the heart of Old Town Key West. Feel your aches and pains melt away with a wide variety of regenerative massage therapy treatments, or look your best on vacation with a visit to the salon!

Amri Day Spa

Amri Day Spa is an ethical and sustainable day spa that puts people and the planet above everything else. Everything in the spa is ethically made, and 95% of waste is recycled. Sign up for massages and facials that are good for you and the planet at this Key West spa!

Prana Spa

Heal your mind, body, and soul at Prana Spa in Old Town. Your healing begins from the moment you enter the building, where you are greeted by the scents of sandalwood and lemongrass and the sounds of meditational music. Then, choose from massages, skincare treatments, or experiences that combine healing for both the body and soul!

Flow Spa Key West

Head to Flow Spa Key West and look and feel your best on vacation! Start with a healing Swedish, Therapeutic, Hot Stone, Deep tissue massage. Then, indulge in a salon treatment like eyebrow tinting, eyelash extensions, waxing, manicures, or pedicures. 

SpaTerre Key West

SpaTerre is located within Ocean Key Resort, offering several services for day guests. Choose from their menu of facials, massages, or body wraps. Enjoy access to the fitness center on the day of your treatment, which offers ellipticals, treadmills, dumbells, a patio stretching area, and more.

Essera Spa

Essera Spa offers mobile massage services in Key West. Reserve a massage appointment in your Key West vacation rental and experience healing without leaving the property. Please contact 305-783-8550 to book your massage!

Key West Vacation Rentals for Your Wellness Retreat

Whether you want to spend the day at a Key West spa or bring the massage to you, we offer healing services for everyone on the island! Book your stay with Rent Key West Vacations and find the perfect vacation rental for your Florida getaway. We offer over 60 Key West vacation rentals ranging from studio apartments to multi-family estates. Please call our reservation specialist at 800-833-7368 to learn more about booking your Key West vacation!

Discover the Key West Shopping Scene on Vacation

Discover the Key West shopping scene on vacation and find the perfect souvenir to remember your time in the Florida Keys! From charming boutiques selling trendy fashion items to art galleries showcasing original art, there is a shop for every interest. Stay with Rent Key West Vacations and easily access the shops along Duval Street near your vacation rental. Here are seven unique shops to check out during your visit:

1. Key West Aloe

Key West Aloe has been an island staple for over 50 years. They use lab-certified aloe to formulate a wealth of fantastic aloe products. Stop in at the store on Greene Street to shop for sun care, skincare, body care, hair care, and fragrances. 

2. Mallory Square Shops

Explore Duval Street and Mallory Square for the best Key West shopping experience. We recommend the Southernmost Point Gift Shop, The Green Pineapple Boutique, and Tucker’s Provisions along Duval Street. Then, walk down to the Mallory Square Shops and visit charming boutiques, art galleries, and more!

3. Besame Mucho

Stop at Besame Mucho in the Bahama Village area and shop for a wide selection of apothecary, jewelry, home decor, confections, paper, tools, and souvenirs.

4. Key West Sponge Market

Buy a natural sponge harvested in Florida at the Key West Sponge Market! Sea sponges are a great eco-friendly alternative to other sponge options. 

5. Kermit’s Key Lime Shop

No visit to Key West is complete without stopping at Kermit’s Key Lime Shop! Browse a wide variety of key lime treats like pie, juice, cookies, candy, sauces, salsa, relish, specialty oils, jams, and jellies. 

6. Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory

After exploring the Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, head to the gift shop for some fantastic souvenir shopping! Shop for butterfly-themed artwork, books, apparel, accessories, toys, home decor, jewelry, and souvenirs.

7. Key West Art Galleries

Find the perfect piece of original art at one of our Key West art galleries. Stop at Sacred Space Gallery for unique gifts and artwork made exclusively by women who call the Florida Keys home! Then, visit the Key West Art Center and browse their sculptures, paintings, and ceramics selection from over 50 local artists.

Book Your Key West Getaway Today!

Explore the Key West shopping scene on vacation and bring a piece of Florida home with you! Choose Rent Key West Vacations to host your getaway and discover the charming shops near your Key West vacation rental. Whether you want to stay near the beach or in the historic district, we have the perfect property waiting for you. To customize your Key West vacation, please contact us at 1-800-833-7368.

5 Key West Seafood Restaurants to Try on Vacation

Located where the Atlantic Ocean meets the Gulf of Mexico, Key West offers a prime destination for seafood lovers. Enjoy freshly caught shrimp, conch, mahi mahi, stone crab, and grouper at our Key West seafood restaurants! Whether you are looking for an upscale eatery for date night or a laidback restaurant the entire family will love, there is a wealth of seafood restaurants near your property with Rent Key West Vacations:

1. Conch Republic Seafood Company

Enjoy fresh seafood at Conch Republic Seafood Company, housed in a historic seaport formerly known as the Singleton Fish House. Today, they are known for their boat-to-table menu featuring fresh snapper, mahi mahi, tuna, shrimp, and clams.

2. Eaton Street Seafood Market

Eaton Street Seafood Market offers some of the freshest locally caught seafood on the island. Pick fresh fish from the market and have it cooked for you on the premises, or bring fish back to your Rent Key West vacation rental to prepare in your kitchen. They also offer a standard menu with delicious options like lobster rolls, fried fish, and grilled lobster tails.

3. Half Shell Raw Bar

Half Shell Raw Bar receives fresh fish daily from its Half Shell Fish Market. It is best known for its raw bar menu, which features oysters, clams, mussels, and shrimp. This laid-back restaurant offers the perfect place to kick back, feast on fresh seafood, sip on tropical drinks, and watch the sunset. 

4. A&B Lobster House

Discover the perfect Key West seafood restaurant for date night at A&B Lobster House. Indulge in fresh seafood dishes like yellowtail snapper meuniere, crab cakes, royal red shrimp fettuccine, and tuna steak. Pair your meal with a bespoke cocktail and enjoy fantastic waterfront views. 

5. The Lobster Shack

If you are looking for a quick and delicious lunch spot, we recommend visiting The Lobster Shack. They are known for their lobster rolls, but they also offer shrimp rolls, lobster bisque, and seasonal seafood salads. 

Book Your Key West Vacation Rental Today!

Plan your getaway with Rent Key West Vacations and discover the best Key West seafood restaurants. Or book an in-home chef and enjoy a delicious seafood meal from the comfort of your Key West vacation rental. Please contact our reservation specialist at 1-800-833-7368 to help you customize your Key West getaway!

Where to Go on Your Golf Cart Rental in Key West

Looking for the best ways to get around town for your Key West vacation? Book a golf cart rental in Key West and get around our island with ease! Most of our streets are accessible to golf carters, making it a breeze to get to top attractions like Duval Street and Smathets Beach. Book your getaway with Rent Key West Vacations and discover everything our slice of paradise has to offer!

Golf Cart Rentals on Key West

Before reserving your golf cart rental in Key West, ensure you have a valid driver’s license, proof of insurance, and a valid credit card and are at least 22 years old. Choose from gas or electric golf cart rentals with these outfitters:

Rules of the Road

According to Florida law, golf carts are permitted on roads with posted speed limits of 35mph or less. Luckily for you, most roads in Key West have a speed limit of 30mph! 

  • The same laws, regulations, and rules apply to golf carts and regular vehicles
  • Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol is illegal
  • No refunds for early returns
  • The renter is responsible for any loss or damage to the golf cart

Where to Go on Your Golf Cart Rental in Key West

Book Your Key West Vacation Rental Today

Reserve your golf cart rental on Key West and easily get around the island during vacation. Choose Rent Key West Vacations to host your getaway and stay in our Key West vacation rentals. Whether you are looking for an oceanfront condo or a four-bedroom cottage for the family, we have something for everyone! If you need assistance customizing your Key West vacation, please contact us at 1-800-833-7368.

Your Guide to Key West Water Activities

Located where the turquoise waters of the Gulf of Mexico meet the Atlantic Ocean, Key West is a paradise for aquatic adventures. Whether you are interested in snorkeling in crystal clear water, kayaking through mangrove forests, or exhilarating jet ski tours, there are Key West water activities for every interest. Stay with Rent Key West Vacations and let our concierge help you arrange tours and experiences on the island!

Top Key West Water Activities to Try on Vacation

Key West, with its stunning coastal landscapes and crystal-clear waters, offers many water sports for enthusiasts of all kinds. Some of the most popular Key West water activities include:


Key West is surrounded by one of the largest coral reefs in the world, offering exceptional conditions for snorkeling! The best snorkeling spots on the island are the Key West Marine Park, Fort Zachary Taylor, and Dry Tortugas National Park


Explore the natural diversity of the Keys on a kayak trip between Stock Island and Key West. Reserve a kayak from Lazy Dog and paddle through mangrove creeks and seagrass beds while looking for local wildlife. 


Book a boat rental and explore the waters around Key West on your own time! Explore neighboring sandbars, islands, and parks. Popular destinations for boaters include Boca Grande, Dry Tortugas National Park, and Bahia Honda State Park.


Key West is a world-class sport fishing destination offering exceptional offshore, deep sea, flats, and inshore fishing. Target sport fish like tarpon, permit, bonefish, mahi mahi, wahoos, tuna, marlin, and much more! 

Key West Watersport Rentals

One of the best ways to explore the waters of Key West is with a local guide. Reserve a tour with one of these local outfitters:

  • Sunset Watersports: Provides sandbar tours, sunset cruises, snorkeling, parasailing, jet skiing, dolphin tours, and safari eco-tours.
  • Fury Water Adventures: Provides snorkeling tours, sunset cruises, eco-tours, parasailing, jet skiing, and private charters.
  • Sebago Watersports: Provides sunset sails, jet skiing, snorkeling, parasailing, eco-tours, schooners, and private charters.

Book Your Key West Getaway Today

Dive in and discover the best Key West water activities during your getaway with Rent Key West Vacations! Our concierge is here to provide free personalized service and assist you in booking activities on the island. Please get in touch with our concierge at 305-294-0990 or email us at for more information. Browse our Key West vacation rentals and start planning your Florida getaway today!