Bahia Honda State Park

Best beach on the continent

Exchange vows with the sand between your toes at Bahia Honda State Park. No need for wedding decorations - this 524-acre park comes naturally adorned with colorful corals, palms, tiger lilies and sea lavender. For a more traditional ceremony, marry on the Old Bahia Honda Bridge with its spectacular sunset view as your backdrop. Don't be surprised if blue herons, gulls, egrets and pelicans sing you their blessings.

For those with no interest in tying the knot, Bahia Honda Channel also provides some of the best Florida scuba diving.

Outdoor Focus

If you care to leave the honeymoon suite, there's plenty to do outdoors. Highlights include:

If you'd rather not go out onto the water, the Key West Chamber of Commerce has plenty of onshore holiday ideas.

Area Attractions

Water is where it's at in Bahia Honda. Highlights include:

Area Events


If you want to waste away in Margaritaville, a 45-minute drive will take you to the numerous bars and clubs on Duval Street in Key West. Just be sure you have a designated driver when you're ready to cruise back home. If you're not into the bar scene, a starlit walk on the beach is a perfect way to spend the evening.


Bahia Honda State Park has tent and RV camping, as well as three duplex six-sleeper cabins. While the Lower Keys have few motels, you'll find several waterfront bed and breakfasts on Big Pine Key.

Need to Know

Whether you love big fish, Jimmy Buffett or romantic weddings, Bahia Honda State Park has something for you. The Bahia Honda getaway of your choice is just a click away.

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