|Key west City Facts|
|Country||USA (United State of America)|
|Total Area||7.4 sq miles|
|Lat Long Coordinates||24.5553° N, 81.7828° W|
|Time Zome||EST (UTC−05:00)|
|Major Religion||Roman Catholic, Christian|
|Museums||U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum,East Martello Museum & Gallery|
|Universities||Hodges University,University of Florida|
Key West is a city in the U.S state of Florida. Known as the Southernmost City in the Continental United States, the city derived its name from Cayo Hueso the Spanish name, which means bone key. It is the county seat of Monroe County.
Key West hotels, which provide all service to its customers, offer special ambience, lip-smacking dishes, and neat and tidy rooms. The Gardens Hotel, Island City House Hotel, Eden House, Hyatt Windward Pointe Resort, Ocean Breeze Inn, Southernmost On The Beach, Ocean Key Resort, Key Lime Inn, Marquesa Hotel, La Te Da Hotel, Hyatt Beach House Resort, Sunset Key Guest Cottages and Hyatt Sunset Harbor Resort are the well-known hotels in the city that offer tailor made reception to its guests. Besides this the city also offers a number of bars, guesthouses and restaurants for its visitors.
Places of Attraction:
Key West Botanical Forest and Garden-frost with free arboretum and botanical garden, Nancy Forrester's Secret Garden that exhibits wild nature's artistry, the Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory that houses a large variety of butterflies, Mel Fisher Maritime Museum that showcases gold, silver, and treasure recovered from wrecked ships, The Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum, Earnest Hemingway's Home and Museum, East Martello Museum and Gallery, the Mallory Square, Fort Jefferson National Monument are the tourists visited places in the city. A walk through the Dry Tortugas National Park and a visit to the aquarium delights the visitors.
Last Updated On : March 13, 2013