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Amara Cay Resort

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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
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Cornwall, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed one night in the area and the pool area is very nice and the view of the ocean are breath taking. Food onsite was average. would go back for sure to this location as the water is super clear and blue.

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Sam A, General Manager at Amara Cay Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for spending the night with us. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. Your comments regarding the food on site has been shared with the executive chef for review. We sincerely thank you for the feedback and hope to see you again soon. Sunny Regards, Sam Albrecht General Manager

Wellington, Florida
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The property is beautiful! It is family friendly, plenty for the kids to do while the adults relax. There was a dock that you can fish off of. There are stairs that take you into the ocean, during low tide you can walk very far out. The pool was walk-in, amazing, plenty big! Centrally located in Islamorada near everything. Would...

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Sam A, General Manager at Amara Cay Resort, responded to this review

Dear Jenhamilton21, Thank you for choosing Amara Cay Resort for vacation. We are very excited to hear your family had an amazing time with us. Should your future travels bring you to Islamorada, remember we are always here for you! Sunny Regards, Sam Albrecht General Manager

Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Noisy staff right outside my door practically yelling at each other. 4 of them gathered by the elevator and hung out for about 20 minutes. Meanwhile I have to go find the maid 2 times to ask for clean wash clothes. $4.30 for coffee, $12 for an egg sandwich. Really? The change from Hampton Inn to "Resort" doesn't reflect the...

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Sam A, General Manager at Amara Cay Resort, responded to this review

Dear Rex H, I would like to sincerely apologize your experience at Amara Cay Resort did not meet your expectations. You can be assured we have reviewed your experience and will work to correct the shortfalls you experienced. We hope you might give us another opportunity to show you our improvement and how wonderful Amara Cay Resort really is. Warm...

Morgantown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a very nice place in all respects , well appointed and properly maintained resort throughout. Excellent and attentive service at registration and at the bar. We did not dine here but that looked good as well. On our return from off site dinner we did enjoy some time at the bar

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Sam A, General Manager at Amara Cay Resort, responded to this review

Dear Leonard M, Thank you for sharing such a fantastic review! We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the time you had at Amara Cay Resort. We hope you will choose to stay with us again should your future travels bring you to Islamorada! Sunny Regards, Sam Albrecht General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

Over all we enjoyed our stay at Amara cay. The parking lot was under construction and they were working on the grounds which made for a less than desirable experience (obviously we were not aware of this prior to arrival) Overall the potential is there and I can see us going back. Our first room was smelly, so we had...

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Sam A, General Manager at Amara Cay Resort, responded to this review

Kristen C, Thank you for taking the time to share feedback from your recent stay at Amara Cay Resort. I do apologize your experience with us did not exceed your expectations. I can assure you we are working to enhance the property to be able to provide the best guest experience. We hope you might give us another chance to...

Milwaukee WI
Reviewed 1 week ago

Due to work obligations I had to make a last minute change of date/venue for a family spring break. We traveled as a family of four with our 5 year old twin boys and were able to secure a nice last minute sale on their "suite" for 5 days. We had a ample bedroom with 2 queens and super comfy...

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Sam A, General Manager at Amara Cay Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review! We are thrilled your family enjoyed the time they had at Amara Cay Resort. We hope you will visit us again soon for another wonderful family vacation. Sunny Regards, Sam Albrecht General Manager

Miami, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I just spent a beautiful weekend at Amara Cay Resort. there are not enough adjectives to summarize this property, its amenities and its people. from the check in, to the luggage being delivered by Pierre who was amazing. to the best bloody marys I have had in a very long time made by Bartender Eddie to the...

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Sam A, General Manager at Amara Cay Resort, responded to this review

Cary l, We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay at Amara Cay Resort. We will be sure to recognize each of the team members mentioned in your review for their outstanding service! We hope to see you again soon! Warm Regards, Sam Albrecht General Manager

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is beautiful - the service impeccable and the views outstanding. Sitting on the beach at night with all of the tiki torches and a drink in my hand was a great experience! The rooms were well-appointed and the restaurant and bar well stocked. The food was excellent!

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Sam A, General Manager at Amara Cay Resort, responded to this review

Deb L, Thanks for sharing such a great review! It sounds like you had a wonderful time while staying with us! We hope you will visit us again good! Best, Sam Albrecht General Manager

Southport, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked this hotel for a short spring break vacation. It was expensive and not worth. The term resort is a misnomer. There was a place to eat breakfast and several bars. The restaurant served nothing that anyone in our group wanted to eat. The pool was nice. The "beach" was awful. We were so disappointed we ended up leaving...

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Sam A, General Manager at Amara Cay Resort, responded to this review

Dear Familyof6NC, Thank you for sharing your review. Our goal is for our guests to leave with a sense of complete relaxation and a good value for what they paid. You can be assured we have reviewed your comments are will make changes to improve our resort. We hope you will give us another opportunity to show you our imprveoemnts....

San Juan, PR
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very nice and relaxing time at Amara Cay. The hotel room was clean, comfortable, and cozy. The outdoors and the pool area are really nice and well kept. Laying on the hammock in the mornings is a must! The first night we were assigned a room with no view, and when we requested a room change the...

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Thank you for sharing such a wonderful review! We are thrilled you enjoyed your time at Amara Cay Resort. We hope to see you again soon. Warm Regards, Sam Albrecht General Manager

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Major renovations recently completed at this oceanfront resort in picturesque Islamorada. Amara Cay is the perfect setting for our guests to unwind, connect with the sea, and make lasting memories. The story of Amara Cay is compelling and distinct. Our guests are inspired by the authentic experiences we provide. Each member of our diverse staff is a local expert empowered to provide amazing and unexpected service. We emotionally connect with our guests by crafting a story that is compelling and extraordinary. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Amara Cay Resort

Address: 80001 Overseas Highway, Islamorada, FL 33036-3802 (Formerly The Islamorada Resort)
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Islamorada
Price Range: $230 - $428 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Amara Cay Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 110
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Also Known As:
Hampton Inn And Suites Islamorada Hotel Islamorada
Hampton Inn Islamorada
Islamorada Hampton Inn
Hotel Style:
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Islamorada
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“ocean view, suites are spacious”
dealfinderblue, 2 days ago | Read review
“Rooms on the south side have a great view. just make sure you ask for a room on the 3rd floor or higher.”
jenhamilton21, 3 days ago | Read review
“top floor, suite”
Archi-Jen, 1 week ago | Read review
“5th floor....ocean front suite! no doubt.”
448caryl, 1 week ago | Read review
“5th floor, which is the top....can be front or side view of ocean....”
739cindyr, 2 weeks ago | Read review
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