We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Walk around day or night” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Historic Seaport at Key West Bight

Historic Seaport at Key West Bight
100 Grinnell Street, Key West, FL 33040
305 293 8309
Improve this listing
Ranked #14 of 82 Attractions in Key West
Type: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas, Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks
Attraction Details
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
14 attraction reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
“Walk around day or night”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

Loved walking around here during the day and night. At night the boats are lit up and it was Christmas time so lots of lights. There are a lot of restaurants around here as well. We kept coming back each day to walk around and look at the boats.

Visited December 2012
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

178 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    115
    53
    7
    3
    0
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Macon, Georgia
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“Nice place to take walk”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2012

We did the harbor-walk during the late afternoon on the thanksgiving day 2012.

We saw couple of manatee near the deck eating sea grass at the beginning of the boardwalk walk. There was a warning sign for boats about manatees so we guess manatees are frequently seen at this place. Harbor water was clear enough and there were not many boats docked so we saw them well and up close.

We could see lots of big Tarpons swimming along with them. One of the restaurants located along the harbor walk feeds the fish and pelicans there at 4.00pm in the evening. The pelicans there seem to know the exact time and place this feeding happens so we could see them gathering near the restaurant. We waited there to witness the feeding but they announced that they don't have enough fish to feed. Don't know whether this is the usual case.

There are lots of places to ear and shop along the harbor walk. Boat tours also provided for a a fee. We saw some tall sail ships too.

Visited November 2012
Was this review helpful? Yes 1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
9 attraction reviews
Reviews in 23 cities Reviews in 23 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Away from Duval....”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012 via mobile

A must see stop if you're here for more than a day. Lots of good places to eat. Fun shops and the best key lime pie, Kermit's. walk around on the boardwalk and have fun

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Palatka, Florida
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
25 attraction reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
“Fabulous place to visit...often”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

A quiet place to go. Plenty of sea life to view in the clear waters, lovely boats, charters galore, resorts, restaurants, public facilities, shops, turtle museum, best Cuban coffee in the world around the corner, maybe even a manatee or two. Great way to start and end the day.

Visited September 2012
Was this review helpful? Yes 2
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Port O Connor TX
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Fun Place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012

The bight in edition to having boats everywhere, has many restaurants, bars and shops. It's a pretty place in the middle of all the action!

Visited August 2012
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Travelers who viewed Historic Seaport at Key West Bight also viewed

Key West, Florida Keys
Key West, Florida Keys
 

Been to Historic Seaport at Key West Bight? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Historic Seaport at Key West Bight, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.