Activities & Attractions

Things to do while vacationing in the Florida Keys!

Make the most of your stay in our Florida Keys vacation homes by exploring the fun attractions, beautiful beaches and unbeatable restaurants that the Florida Keys has to offer. There are actually some pretty fun things for you to do here while on your Florida Keys family vacation!

While in Marathon you will want to visit the iconic Sombrero Beach filled with palms, sand, tiki huts and even an upgraded playground area for the kids. The famous Bahia Honda Beach is one of the most beautiful beaches in the entire Florida Keys... and if you are lucky enough to catch the Sunset View there, you're lucky enough! 

Top three things to do while staying in Marathon FL are:

  1. Get a Dolphin Kiss at the Dolphin Research Center
  2. Visit the Florida Keys Turtle Hospital - Visitors have called this "A do not miss in the Keys"
  3. Go Snorkeling at the Sombrero Lighthouse
We always recommend planning ahead and organizing your activities, rentals, excursions and any other services prior to your arrival. If you are already here in Marathon, Sombrero Beach, or Key Colony Beach...anywhere in the heart of the Florida Keys...Welcome to Paradise! Feel free to browse our guide and call the local Business right away to secure your spot or rental! Contact us with any questions at: 305.432.1193.


Places to explore and fun things to do in the Florida Keys for everyone while enjoying your stay in one of our stunning Island Breeze Vacation Rentals.

Boat Rentals & Ramp Locations

Ready to go Boating? Marathon, FL is one of the most beautiful boating areas in the Florida Keys! We have prepared a list of public access & private boat ramps in the Marathon area as well as several Boat Rental locations throughout the middle Keys.


Visit the beautiful and iconic beaches in the Florida Keys while enjoying your stay in one of our Island Breeze Vacation Rentals.

Diving & Snorkeling Excursions & Equipment

Marathon and the Florida Keys offers spectacular sailing, fishing, world-class wreck and reef diving & snorkeling, in addition to the island`s impeccably maintained beaches, eco-attractions and marine-based educational programs. Here are a few local Dive & Snorkel Locations.


From fresh seafood to oceanfront dining, enjoy a relaxed island atmosphere in the Florida Keys restaurants that offer both delicious meals and fascinating views.

Local Services Available for Vacationers

While in the Florida Keys there are many services available for families, fishermen, boaters and essentially all Vacationers. Here is a quick Local Guide with Services that Vacationers find useful.