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Higgs Beach, Key West

2.6
#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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  • Shallow, rocky and cloudy and seaweed all over this time of year. Not the best beach to go to. One and done here.. p.s. some good snorkeling out along pillars and metal wall past seagrass.  more »
  • Great sunset spot...not crowded at all when we were there. Park nearby and some great food options as well.  more »

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