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Higgs Beach, Key West

2.5
#4 of 6 in Beaches in Key West
Swim, snorkel, play tennis or beach volleyball, or simply enjoy the sun at sandy Higgs Beach, set within the tropical vegetation of Higgs Beach Park. Sun beds, umbrellas, paddleboards, and kayaks are available for rent. Taste a Caribbean-influenced cuisine at the beachside cafe. Nearby attractions include a Civil War-era fort surrounded by lush gardens and the only underwater marine park in the U.S. that's accessible from the shore. Amenities include free parking, public restrooms, outside showers, a children's playground, and a dog park. Bring water shoes, since the bottom of the ocean is rocky. Plan to visit Higgs Beach and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Key West attractions using our Key West trip builder app .
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  • We visited the pier at Higgs Beach to swim/snorkel every day we were in Key West! Great spot for our little family to experience the clear blue waters with very few people.  more »
  • The beach is beautiful but has many algae. But independent of the sea, the location is very nice and has two very interesting little playground for the children. Very nice place.
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