Hammock on the beach.


We don't rest on our laurels at Little Palm Island. See what awards we've won for our efforts.

We're more than just a pretty face - as a unique private island resort in the Florida Keys, we always strive to do better than before. But don't take the word of magazines like Condé Nast and Travel+Leisure, come find out for yourself what makes us to special.

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Conde Nast Travelers

  • Readers’ Choice Awards – Top Resorts in The Florida Keys, 2017, 2018
  • 10 Best Private Island Resorts: 2016
  • 2016 Top 10 in the Florida Keys
  • "Gold List" The World’s Best Hotels: 17 years running
  • Top 25 Resorts in Florida (Atlantic & Keys), No. 3: 2015

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Travel & Leisure

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Wine Spectator

• Award of Excellence: 2015

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US News & World Report

  • Best Hotel Rankings – Best Resorts in Florida, No. 18 -- 2018

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Travel Channel

  • Florida’s Sexiest Spas 2015

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Best Hotels in the Florida Keys----2018

  • Most Luxurious, No. 1
  • Best Waterfront Dining, No. 1
  • Best Place to Stay in the Lower Keys, No. 1
  • Best Key Lime Pie, No. 4

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Signature Travel Network

  • Preferred Supplier

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Fine Hotels & Resorts

  • Member

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Andrew Harper’s

We are delighted to inform you that Little Palm Island Resort has been recognized as a 2016 Readers’ Choice winner in our lists of U.S. Hideaways and Beach Resorts, ranking #8 and #11, respectively, among readers.

Top U.S. Hideaways
Top Beach Resorts

  • Best Beach Resorts: #11 in 2016
  • Top 20 United States Hideaways: #5 in 2015, #8 in 2016

Forbes Travel Guide

  • Star Award Winner, Recommended Hotel – 2016 - 2018

Ocean Home Magazine

  • Best of the Best: Vacations in the U.S. and Caribbean, Top 10 – 2016

BRIDES Magazine

  • Best Honeymoons Resorts – #1 of US Mainland: 2016

Incentive Magazine

  • Platinum Partner Award – 2015

Southern Living

  • Top 10 South’s Best Awards - 2018