The Moorings Village
The Moorings Village beachfront resort is set on an 18-acre former coconut plantation. The resort features individually decorated 1 to 3 bedroom cottages fitted with kitchens and porches as well as complimentary WiFi, flat screen TVs and iPod compatible docks. Some of the cottages have beautiful beach views. There are a number of excellent facilities provided onsite such as a heated outdoor pool, a tennis court, fitness centre and a spa. Relax in the hammocks and on the loungers dotted around the resort's grounds and make the most of the paddleboards, kayaks and bicycles that are available for guest use. The Moorings Village resort certainly has something for everyone.
Why You Should Stay at The Moorings Village
The resort is situated on a tropical, untouched 18 acre stretch of beachfront. Guests each have an individual cottage situated amongst 800 palm trees providing the cottages with natural and beautiful surroundings. Guests have the option of three different sized villas, which are dotted around different parts of the resort. This means that every villa has a unique view, location and feel. However, no matter what villa you pick, you will be surrounded by natural bliss. The bright and cosy interior of the villas means that you will have an idyllic haven to return to. Each villa has its own entrance way and path meaning that guests are granted privacy and seclusion making this the ultimate oasis for relaxation.
Things to Do at The Moorings Village
If you are lucky enough to stay in this resort during a full moon, you will be able to experience the one of a kind Full Moon Party. Here guests can dance among multiple bonfires on the beach while tasting different speciality cocktails. After 9:00pm, a live band plays at the centre of the beach while a DJ plays at the Café and Pierre’s. Live entertainment is also provided by the hotel, ranging from Brazilian Dancers to circus performers. It is guaranteed to be a great night.
Onsite at The Moorings Village is a private 70 x 40 art gallery, home to private art and photograph exhibitions. This is a must see for any guests staying at the resort, allowing them to discover more about the world of art and enjoy the pieces on display.
The Moorings Village has its own tennis court where guests can have a social knock about with or play a competitive game. The state-of-the-art fitness centre is ideal for those who are looking to keep up their fitness regime while on holiday with the latest cardio equipment, cable machines and free weights.
If you’re looking for the perfect place to relax then The Moorings Village is the ideal place for you. In addition to the beach access, you can enjoy the outdoor pool, sports facilities, onsite spa services and yoga classes. Yoga is a great way to free your mind and relax your muscles, letting yourself sink into a state of absolute peace. There are also numerous hammocks dotted around the resort providing you with a peaceful place to read a book, admire your surrounds or drift off into a relaxing sleep.
Stand up Paddle Boards, Kayaks and bicycles are all available from the resort if you want to be more active and explore the stunning coastal scenery of Islamorada
Dining at The Moorings Village
The Beach Café and Pierre’s are both located on Morada Bay, near the hotel. These two restaurants offer luxury dining with a laid-back sophistication.
Surrounded by the natural beauty of Islamorada, The Beach Café is a perfect destination if you are looking for a Carrabin, American style fusion restaurant. The restaurant specializes in fish and seafood serving everything from Tuna Tataki Tapas to T-Bone AuPoivre. Whatever dish you order will have the freshest, most organic, sustainable ingredients. Look over the sea while live music fills the air.
Pierre’s at Morada Bay provides guests with an elegant ease. The traditional French cuisine is incorporated and complimented with globally inspired flavors. Dine within the extraordinary ambience created by mood music and Moroccan, Indian and African Artefacts. Guests are given an unforgettable dining experience, eating within a two-story planation style home with a dramatic hand-crafted staircase which leads to the main dining room and veranda.