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Beachside Spirit, Bohemian SoulIn The Heart Of
The Florida Keys

Midway between Miami and Key West, The Moorings Village is home to an 18-acre oasis in Islamorada. Tropical, tranquil and untouched, our beautiful beachfront property boasts over 800 coconut palms and 19 private villas tucked into the lushly landscaped estate. Each well-appointed one, two, and three bedroom villa is fully furnished and blends island-inspired decor with thoughtful, modern amenities. 

Property History

1936
1960
1988
1989
1990
1996
The Moorings Historical 1936

1936

In 1936, the original Moorings Village was built as a private estate, consisting of one Main House and several surrounding guesthouses.

The Moorings Historical 1960

1960

After Hurricane Donna devastated Islamorada and the Florida Keys, the property was purchased by Mr. Ralph Edsell Sr. and transformed into a small resort.

palm trees in 1988

1988

In 1988, The Moorings was purchased by the present owner and underwent extensive remodeling, reopening in 1989 under the same name.

historic image of the beach from 1989

1989

A stretch of land just north and an adjacent piece of property were also purchased to expand the Moorings brand.

The Moorings Historical 1990

1990

Committed to preserving the estate’s natural beauty, 14 new villas were constructed using the same style of architecture, ultimately creating the current day Moorings Village – a property unlike any other in the Florida Keys!

Blue Charlotte built in 1996

1996

The three bedroom villa and main house, Blue Charlotte, was built in 1996. The stunning two story space includes refined furnishings, and elegant décor.

Resort Amenities & Services

  • 1,100 ft. of natural white sand beach
  • 25 meter lap pool: cooled in the summer & heated in the winter
  • Tesla charging station
  • Tennis court
  • Hammocks throughout property
  • Concierge service
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Resort Amenities & Services

  • 1,100 ft. of natural white sand beach
  • 25 meter heated lap pool and cooled in the summer
  • Tesla charging station
  • Teak lounge chairs with cushions and Adirondack chairs
  • Spa services and yoga classes
  • State of the art fitness center 
  • Tennis court
  • Hammocks throughout property
  • Stand up paddleboards, kayaks and bicycles on-site
  • Designated parking spaces provided near each villa
  • Newspapers: Miami Herald, Wall Street Journal and New York Times
  • Transportation arrangements
  • Dockage to accommodate boats (depending on size and availability)
  • Concierge service
  • Complimentary housekeeping, personalized grocery shopping and special requests request (must be scheduled at least one day in advance)
merchandise at the boutique

Mayu Beach Boutique

From elegant and casual resort wear to treasured gifts and accessories, Mayu Beach Boutique has something for everyone and is located steps from your private villa. 

Mayu Beach Boutique

The moorings villageReASONS TO STAY

Do as little or as much as you'd like

Take in a swim before breakfast or spend the entire afternoon watching the tides change across the shore.

See the sunrise & sunset

Watch the sunrise each morning from The Moorings beach, then watch it set over dinner and drinks at Morada Bay, located on the bayside across the street.  

Unforgettable ocean adventures

From fly fishing to deep sea diving, Islamorada offers an abundance of ways to get out on the water.