The oceanside Knights Key RV Resorts and Marina is located in the Middle Keys at Mile Marker 47 in Marathon Florida. The Knights Keys Campground offers it guests clean, grassy sites among mature banyan and gumbo limbo trees. Campers can swim on their beach or relax by tiki huts.
A key decision when visiting anywhere in the Florida Keys is where to stay. Marathon hotels are mostly in the form of rental homes, condos, and smaller hotels. Large luxury hotels are scarce in Marathon and in the rest of the Florida Keys with the exception of Key West.
Sports, picnics, playground, and performances at the amphitheater makes Marathon Community Park a great place to have fun. Monroe County Parks and Recreation oversees the team sports and events year round at the Marathon Community Park.
A community based hospital in the Middle Keys, Fishermen’s Hospital in Marathon calls itself “The Hospital of Choice for the Florida Keys.”
The Keys is a small community where everyone knows everyone and that’s exactly who Fishermen’s Hospital serves - neighbors, children, and friends.
Sombrero Beach is located on the Atlantic Ocean in the city of Marathon in the Florida Keys. The beach is great for picnics because it has plenty of shade, pavilions, barbecue pits, playground, showers, restrooms, and free parking.
Boot Key Harbor City Marina in Marathon is located behind Boot Key and surrounded by water on three sides which protects it from bad weather. That makes it a perfect place to moor a boat and explore the keys.
Curry Hammock State Park is located on Grassy Key (the middle keys) about 1 mile north of the City of Marathon. It’s a great state park for camping, swimming, snorkeling, and kayaking and has a white sandy beach on the Atlantic Ocean.