is located just 500 yards off Key West and is often referred to as an “Island off an Island”. There is a boat ferry service from Key West to Sunset Key operating 24-hours/day. Majestically located 90 nautical miles from the Cuban coast and 150 miles from Miami, Sunset Key leads into the tropics earning the decree as the gateway to the Islands of Caribbean.
Sunset Key is an authentic island resort. The twenty seven lush, tropical acres include private homes and two, three and four bedroom cottages available for rental on a nightly basis. Every detail of the cottages captures the casual Key West lifestyle with tranquility and charm from the pastel-colored wood finishes to the Victorian-style tin roofs. Take pleasure in the panoramic views of the turquoise blue waters or gardens filled with jasmine scented courtyards, bright colored hibiscus and frangipanis.
Check-in time is 4:00 p.m. An Island Ambassador will greet guests at the resort's mainland porte-cochère (The Westin Key West Resort & Marina) and whisk them away via luxury golf cart to a ferry for the seven minute cruise over to Sunset Key. At Sunset Key, an island representative will be waiting to greet the guests and to take them to their cottage.
Check-out time is 11:00 a.m. In order to ensure a quick check-out, we recommend guests call the concierge with their estimated check-out time the night before their departure date. A bellman will take the luggage and guests to the dock for departure.
Interiors have been impeccably appointed, combining Caribbean influences with comfortable furnishings. Each of the cottages are custom designed and fully equipped for the sophisticated traveler who demands the very best. Spacious wrap-around verandas with Adirondack chairs and tables are the perfect location to enjoy your “Rise, Dine and Sunshine” breakfast basket, customized and delivered to your porch each morning while admiring the stunning views of the sparkling blue sea and lush landscaping.
We offer a variety of discounts and special packages, from free nights to food and beverage credits, to make your Sunset Key Cottages experience even more enjoyable and memorable. Our Key West Resort was named one of Florida Travel + Life's Ultimate Experiences; reserve a getaway and find out what makes our island so impeccable. Sunset Key Cottages, A Luxury Collection Resort, has been voted a 2014 SPG Member Favorite Resort for Best Small Luxuries and named one of Travel & Leisure Magazine's "Winners for Family Travel" in 2013.