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Experience 'barefoot elegance' at the Florida Keys' most luxurious and renowned resorts. Located on 27 lush acres in Islamorada, the 'Sport Fishing Capital of the World,' this oceanfront sanctuary has been a favorite of locals, celebrities, and veteran travelers for decades.
Named "purple isle" by its first inhabitants, Islamorada is undeniably captivating. A narrow spit of land surrounded by turquoise waters teeming with marine life, this key embraces the harmony between man & nature. Against this backdrop, our Islamorada resort offers a tropical retreat for those looking to escape. Setting the standard for luxury amongst resorts in the Florida Keys, Cheeca Lodge is the ideal destination for every getaway.
Cheeca Lodge & Spa has set the standard for luxury accommodations in the Florida Keys since 1946. Our rooms and suites exude elegance and a casual ease that welcome any traveler. Discover a relaxed atmosphere honed over decades of glamorous guests and generations of family retreats.
Our 214 Islamorada rooms and suites are an oasis of relaxation and comfort. Designed in a rich West Indies décor, our opulent accommodations are complemented by thoughtful amenities. Enjoy a long soak in your marble bathtub, then wrap yourself in one of our plush robes for a truly pampered experience. Read a book on your private balcony with views overlooking the ocean, the lagoon, or the golf course to soak up the atmosphere of the resort without leaving your room. Order room service and watch a DVD on your 42" plasma-screen television for a laid-back night in. No matter what you choose to do, our accommodations will serve as your oceanfront sanctuary for relaxation.
Indulge in world-class dining at Cheeca Lodge & Spa, home to three stunning restaurants focusing on fresh, seasonal ingredients and fish fresh from nearby waters. Cheeca Lodge has a long culinary history, including visits from Jacques Pepin and Julia Child, which is carried on today. Recipes from our restaurants were cited in both Flavors of the Florida Keys and Keys Cuisine by Linda Gassenheimer, and we also recently hosted Bobby Flay for a cooking demo on our pier.
Each of our restaurants has a different personality, establishing Cheeca Lodge as a culinary powerhouse within the Florida Keys. Atlantic's Edge, renowned for its tropical inspired seafood, year-round stone crab, prime steaks, organic produce and island inspired desserts, is a benchmark for fine dining. Limoncello is a Tuscan-inspired restaurant perfect for families and casual meals. Nikai Sushi serves up the fresh sushi, sashimi and more in an intimate format. Thirsty? Head to the open-air Tiki Bar or the Chart Room for beer, wine, or island-inspired cocktails.
Our award-winning restaurants have impressed critics from Esquire, Gourmet, and Food & Wine, to name a few. Not to be outdone, our impressive wine list boasts over 200 handpicked selections and was honored with Wine Spectator's 2010 and 2011 Award of Excellence.
Turquoise water. Towering palms. Calm breezes. Imagine yourself whisked away to a tropical paradise where you indulge in mind, body, and spirit, as you rediscover an oasis called Cheeca Lodge & Spa. Romantic, serene, and dynamic, our Islamorada resort is a standard of excellence achieved by few. Be swept away by the casual elegance emanating from every detail and settle into the laid-back lifestyle of Islamorada.
Discover an experience like no other at our oceanfront Islamorada resort, offering endless possibilities. Guests of all ages will find something fun and engaging to do during their stay, creating memories to cherish for years to come.
While sportfishing may take center stage in Islamorada, there are plenty more things to do in the Florida Keys. Snorkel or scuba the only living coral barrier reef in North America, take a boat tour of the mangroves, or strike out on your own in one of our sea kayaks. Cast a line from the end of the longest pier in the Keys or charter a boat to try to catch a tarpon.
If you prefer to keep your feet on solid ground, try some of our many on-site activities. Sign up for yoga on the beach, tee off on our 9-hole par 3 golf course, or channel your inner Federer and head over to one of six lighted tennis courts. Families will enjoy our cruiser bicycles available to take out and explore the island. No matter what you want to do in paradise, the staff at Cheeca Lodge can help you arrange it. Now if only they could figure out how to add more hours to your day!
Located in the Sportfishing Capital of the World, Cheeca Lodge is a premier destination for serious anglers. Charter a boat and find over 500 species of fish within minutes from shore. The casual fisherman can cast a line from the end of our 525-foot pier – the longest in the Keys. A host of other activities can be found at our Islamorada resort, including snorkeling, sea kayaking, bicycling, and scuba diving.