Where Once in a Lifetime Adventures Happen Everyday
Your island adventure begins at MB at Key Largo in the legendary Florida Keys – the sport fishing and dive capital of the world. Key Largo is the gateway to the Florida Keys – one of America’s true wonders. It is also home to John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park, which features the largest living coral reef in the United States.
Here at MB at Key Largo you can fish offshore or backcountry, explore shipwrecks, or leisurely snorkel along the warm colorful reefs. Your adventures are limited only by your imagination.
The sun rises and your spirits follow, as you set off for a thrilling day in the fabled Sport Fishing Capital of the World. The fresh salt spray hits your face as you ply the ocean waters in early-morning serenity.
At MB at Key Largo, you can bring own boat and dock at in our protected cove marina at one of our 10-floating boatslips, or rent a boat onsite. We also have the most experienced guides and captains, as well as deep-sea fishing charters at your disposal.
The waters of the Gulf Stream pass just a few miles offshore from MB at Key Largo and provide the big game fisherman with a constant parade of target species. Your quarry is as varied as the colors of the ocean – sailfish, dolphin (mahi-mahi), tuna, wahoo, king mackerel – and the legendary blue marlin.
MB at Key Largo is blessed with an abundance of backcountry fishing. Within minutes of our docks are some of the best bonefish flats in the Keys. Equally accessible is a dizzying array of backcountry flats, islands and channels with great redfish, snook, permit and tarpon fishing. You could spend a lifetime exploring all the water around the Lodge.
Grouper and snapper are often the catch of the day for the saltwater angler fishing between the shore and the reef line. Delicious red and yellowtail snapper are two of the favorite fish to catch for dinner all year long. Reef fishing is ideal for the angler who plans to bring home dinner.
Diving & Snorkeling
Gear up for the adventures awaiting you in the Dive Capital of the World. The fabled Florida Keys offer warm clear turquoise waters for year round world-class diving adventures. Explore the sparkling waters that abound with vibrant coral reefs, and exciting shipwrecks filled with over 1,000 varieties of colorful tropical fish.
MB at Key Largo is located immediately adjacent to world famous John Pennekamp Sate Park, which features Molasses Reef – arguably the most popular dive destination in all of North America.
Take a thrilling airboat ride tour through Everglades National Park – the largest subtropical wilderness in the United States. The Everglades is located only 30 – 40 minutes from our Lodge and is home to more than 350 species of birds and over 50 species of reptiles; including ibis, egrets, herons, alligators and crocodiles.
MB at Key Largo is situated right next to the waters of world famous John Pennekamp State Park – the first undersea park in America. The park features Molasses Reef and Christ of the Abyss Statue, and is among the most popular dive destinations in the U.S.
What better way to spend your day than boating with your family on the calm clear turquoise waters of Florida Bay or the Atlantic Ocean. Take a picnic lunch to explore a deserted tropical isle, snorkel on the warm colorful reefs, or drop your lines for the catch of the day, and tonight’s dinner.
Make this your first flight in Paradise. Catch a tropical island breeze as you sail high above the sparkling blue water while searching below for manatees, playful dolphins and stingrays gliding through the sea.
Enjoy a leisurely paddle on a sea kayak through beautiful waterways that meander through the mangroves in nearby Dove Creek. It’s a mini eco-tour that you can experience with the whole family.