May 08, 2020
This 125-mile-long strand of islands offers groups a balmy subtropical climate and accommodations ranging from laid-back boutique hotels to luxury resorts. The Keys, closed to visitors due to the pandemic at press time, are ready to host meetings and incentives as soon as the travel ban is lifted.

The 85-room Winslow's Bungalows, the first property in the new five-hotel Kimpton Key West collection, debuted in March. The full resort, a reimagining of the Historic Inns of Key West, will offer a total of 219 guest rooms in five structures in historic Old Town. At press time, opening dates for the other four properties were not available.

The 216-room Key West Marriott Beachside Hotel has added an outdoor events patio for 140 attendees, bringing the property's total meeting space to 10,000 square feet.

The 150-room Reach Key West, a Curio Collection by Hilton property, has unveiled its new eatery, the Four Marlins Restaurant. The hotel offers 4,000 square feet of indoor event space and an additional 18,000 square feet of outdoor event space, including a gazebo over the Atlantic.

Read the full Florida Keys Destination Guide at NorthstarMeetingsGroup.com.