Key West is the destination of summer vacation dreams. From its stunning town, with a plethora of restaurants, bars and shops, to its beautiful natural surroundings; it really is perfect for a luxury getaway. When planning your trip, there are many hotels and guesthouses to choose from, however finding a hidden gem that takes your vacation from average to incredible can be a difficult task.
If price comparison websites give you the chills, and you feel overwhelmed by the huge array of hotels in Key West, one of these wonderful alternative luxury accommodations will deliver the perfect antidote to pre-vacation stress, and reward you with a luxury vacation in the keys you’ll never forget. Timeshare rentals direct from the owners in luxury resorts, RV and boat rentals for those looking for something out of the ordinary, and a luxury stately home for those with slightly grander budgets. 
These vacation rentals, timeshares, boats, and hotels give you the chance to vacation in uttermost luxury whilst experiencing Key West like a local!

1. A Boutique Hotel resort

For the luxury traveller who prefers a resort over a guest house, the Marquesa Hotel is the perfect option. It combines all the features of a large resort but in a private boutique hotel situated in the centre of Key West’s Old Town. You really don’t need to leave the premises though, as you’ll find a fine dining restaurant, private swimming pools, lush interior gardens and beautiful suites on site. As luxury accommodation goes, this hotel is the finest and most quintessentially Key West retreat you’ll come across. 

2. A Key West Timeshare

Families and couples alike will delight in a Key West timeshare. Located at luxury resorts like the Hyatt Beach House Resort, these stunning and spacious suites are perfect for those seeking a high-end resort experience combined with a vacation rental. Not only will you get to stay in a 1-2 bedroom accommodation complete with separate living area, full kitchen, and balcony, but you’ll also love the added amenities these resorts offer like nightly live entertainment, on-site beaches, and close proximity to Duval Street. To book a Key West timeshare rental for less, you can visit Timeshare-Resale-Rental.com, a by-owner timeshare site with a great variety of rentals in Key West. They also offer opportunities to purchase low-priced units for yearly getaways.
Image credits: Timeshare-Resale-Rental.com

3. A Stately Home

Going away with a group and looking for your own home? This stunning house sleeps up to 8 guests and includes a car, pool, and BBQ, all within walking distance to the town centre. Admiral’s Lane is situated in the Truman Annex – the Old Town’s most exclusive gated community – which is home to the infamous Truman House, where President Harry Truman (and many more after him) spent his winters. For a combination of uttermost luxury and the comfort of your own home, this stately home is the perfect vacation rental for a Key West getaway.
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4. A Private Boat Charter

The water really is the best place to be in the keys. This 82ft motor yacht could be yours for your entire stay in Key West. Sleeping up to 8 guests, it is perfect for a family or group of friends looking for an action packed adventure. The boat includes use of kayaks, paddle boards, bikes, and golf buggy, along with exclusive access to all of the yacht club’s facilities. You’ll get to experience Key West from both the water and the island, and won’t be stuck for things to do – especially great to take the stress of constantly entertaining kids away so you can kick back and enjoy those margaritas!

5. A Luxury RV

A few years ago my preconceptions of RVs were completely changed when we spent a few days with some friends in the luxury Bluewater RV resort, just outside of Key West. The resort itself was beautiful, complete with ocean front views, gorgeous greenery, and a lush pool. But the RVs themselves were pure luxury on wheels! Stylish interiors with everything you could ever need inside. At this resort, many owners offer their RVs for weekly and monthly rentals, allowing you to experience the comfort of your own private RV for your entire vacation.
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Finding your dream luxury accommodation in Key West is possible and doesn’t have to be overwhelming. I hope you enjoyed reading my picks and feel inspired for your next trip to the Florida Keys!

Which would you choose for your dream vacation to the keys?