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Cheeca Lodge & Spa

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   81801 Overseas Highway, Mile Marker 82, Islamorada, FL 33036
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Ranked #5 of 19 hotels in Islamorada
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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34 reviews 34 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Passed by the entrance to this place on the way to the Keys and it jarred my memory about how disappointed we were when we stayed here. We unfortunately stayed here when there was Company event and there were quite a few children running around, could not get a restaurant reservation and when we did service was bad.....Even the staff... More

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Palm Beach, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed in a "premier island view suite", in July. The suite was 1 room, carpets were dirty and the "island view" was of the resort building rooftops, i.e. horrendous. The swimming pool is too small for the number of guests at the resort. Kayak rentals are limited to 45mins, to avoid people kayaking to any reasonable distance for snorkeling.... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Gorgeous property - prime location - beautiful pristine beach - EXCELLENT spa The best thing about this vacation - the spa services - exceptional, professional, and attentive service - everything I want in a spa and more Got a sea mineral wrap & a deep tissue massage - BEST MASSAGE I HAVE EVER HAD IN MY LIFE! (have had many)... More

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New Hampshire
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33 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Although my husband and I have been to Key West many times (whether a quick drive straight there, by cruise ship or by plane), this was the first time we were going to take our time by exploring all the nooks and crannies along the way. This was definitely our favorite place we stayed on the whole trip. As soon... More

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Alliance, Ohio
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Getting here isn't that exciting but as soon as you enter the gated resort all your troubles will melt away. Check in included a glass of champagne and personalized service, the valet greets you by name.... the grounds are BEAUTIFUL! Take advantage of everything that is included in your resort fees because things add up quickly. The restaurants are wonderful... More

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Asheville, North Carolina
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

So, we booked through Priceline and the resort must give the worst rooms to people who book through third party sites. Even though we paid what the asking price was, no corners cut. I expected Amazing and got left with OMG. The room was infested with ants, and obviously I'm not the only one to experience this. I read some... More

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Fairhope, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just returned home from six days at Cheeca Lodge. It is by far THE BEST option in Islamorada. Easy to find, great amenities, beautiful grounds, great service. We loved the pool area and the kayak and paddleboarding. The biggest drawback about Key West is the lack of beaches, but staying at Cheeca totally makes up for it. The fishing pier... More

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Hingham, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We recently returned from a week at Cheeca Lodge. It was an easy ride from Ft. Lauderdale International Airport. When we turned off Rt. 1 and passed through the gates it felt like a Caribbean island. We loved the meandering paths through the tropical landscaping and lagoon. My kids played I Spy Salamanders every time we walked from our room... More

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West Long Branch, New Jersey
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4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I am currently at Cheeca, on the second day of a four day (three night) stay. The property is just amazing. Beautiful setting. The lodge is well kept and they have almost every amenity you desire. The problem is that the room is not maintained. The housekeeping manager should be fired. When we checked in: - The room was not... More

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Cherry Hill NJ
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

On a girls getaway drive down to Key West. We planned only one night to relax before continuing on our road trip. Cheeca Lodge is fantastic. The grounds are beautiful. The room was perfect. The entire resort feels dreamy and tropical. They give you champagne while you check in and the pools are so relaxing. One night was not enough.... More

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Address: 81801 Overseas Highway, Mile Marker 82, Islamorada, FL 33036
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Location: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Islamorada
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Cheeca Lodge & Spa 4*
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Also Known As:
Cheeca Hotel Islamorada
Cheeca Resort Islamorada
Cheeca Lodge Florida
Cheeca Lodge And Spa
Cheeca Lodge Islamorada
Cheeca Lodge Spa

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Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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The "Queen of the Florida Keys", Cheeca Lodge & Spa, an exclusive hideaway for generations of celebrities, business leaders and U.S. Presidents. Set on 27 private oceanfront acres in Islamorada, Cheeca – reopening Dec. 15 - is has been constructed with its original porte-cochere entrance, traditional Florida Keys architecture, chic West Indies décor, and spirited tradition of “barefoot elegance” -- a term coined at Cheeca – all intact. Along with a new Lobby Bar. Cheeca will boast two distinctive restaurants - Nikai Sushi Bar offering the Florida Keys’ freshest sushi, Asian-inspired fare and a unique selection of Japanese sake and wine, and Atlantic’s Edge with a seasonal fine-dining menu of fresh local seafood, prime steaks and organic local produce. The new Cheeca Lodge & Spa will also feature 2,400 square-feet of new retail shops with a Cheeca Signature store featuring Tommy Bahama products. An expanded roster of activities will include on-property flats boats with seasoned local guides for backcountry fishing, sightseeing, eco-tours, kiteboarding, and a junior angler program for teens.The resort’s signature features – classic 525’ wooden fishing pier, tropical gardens, crossing palms archway, saltwater snorkeling lagoon, nature trails, Tahitian-style Spa Lagoon, spectacular purple sunsets, secluded white sand beaches, Jack Nicklaus-designed golf course, Camp Cheeca children’s environmental activity program, and access to world-class sportfishing – will remain intact.Located just 90 minutes south of Miami International Airport in the Florida Keys, Cheeca Lodge & Spa is just a few hours by air or drive from major East Coast U.S. and Canadian cities. ... more   less 
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