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Higgs Beach, Key West

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Swim, snorkel, play tennis or beach volleyball, or simply enjoy the sun at sandy Higgs Beach, set within the tropical vegetation of Higgs Beach Park. Sun beds, umbrellas, paddleboards, and kayaks are available for rent. Taste a Caribbean-influenced cuisine at the beachside cafe. Nearby attractions include a Civil War-era fort surrounded by lush gardens and the only underwater marine park in the U.S. that's accessible from the shore. Amenities include free parking, public restrooms, outside showers, a children's playground, and a dog park. Bring water shoes, since the bottom of the ocean is rocky. Plan to visit Higgs Beach and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Key West attractions using our Key West trip builder app .
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  • The beach is pretty small but adequate. But the thing that most don’t realise is that the pier provides a great view of the beautiful sun rising in Key West. It’s calm, chilled, with plenty of places ...  more »
  • Higgs Beach is another sensational beach in Key West, located at the end of Reynold Street. It is bathed by the Atlantic Ocean and is often frequated by families. Its infrastructure is excellent, since in its surroundings there are toilets, rental chairs, tables for picnic, playground and restaurants. At Higgs Beach You can practice a variety of water sports and have a great time.
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