S. Roosevelt Blvd. Across from Key West International Airport
Smathers Beach may not be the best beach in South Florida, but it is still one of the most popular spring break beaches in the area. One of Key West’s longest beaches offers a wide variety of watersport rentals which will provide all you will need for a great day at a Keys beach. Early risers can view sunrises as spectacular as Key West’s famed sunsets from this Fabulous Florida Keys beach.
Directions: Off U.S. Highway 1, turn left onto South Roosevelt Boulevard . Follow South Roosevelt past the airport to this top Keys beach.
Features: Concessions, Restrooms, Volleyball, Gear Rentals and Picnic Tables. There are food vendors, kayaking excursions, boogie board rentals, volleyball, parasailing, music and drinking. Although there is plenty of parking at Smathers Beach, the beach fills up fast with families, children and spring break students. There are many hotels within walking distance of the beach as well as fast food and fine dining restaurants.