(11:13 am EST) -- Hawks Cay Resort is back in business.
An iconic destination resort in the Florida Keys
, Hawks Cay closed after sustaining severe damages during the 2017 hurricane season. Nearly one year and $50-million in renovations later, the beloved family resort has reopened.
The reimagined hotel has introduced a brand-new lobby and public spaces, 177 renovated guestrooms, and two new restaurant concepts. The resort has also expanded and revamped its adults-only area, which includes the original Tranquility Pool.
Speaking of pools, the resort has a total of six -- including the Pirate Ship Pool, which offers waterslides, water cannons, and shallow areas for new swimmers.
Other family-friendly features that remain: Dolphin Connection, where guests interact with adorable bottlenose dolphins; water sports including kiteboarding, diving and fishing charters; and our favorite, the Camp Hawk Environmental Education Academy. Camp activities include field trips through the mangroves on Duck Key; exploring the local ecosystem; interacting with local creatures, including Tarpon and iguanas (!); and nighttime stargazing.
Want to visit? Hawks Cay Resort is offering 10-percent off stays booked by Oct. 31, 2018. Visit Hawks Cay Resort
for more information.
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