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KEY WEST, Fla. –Feb. 8, 2012 –Vacationers and Hemingway-enthusiasts alike can bask in tropical surroundings and experience scenic sunrises off turquoise blue waters, with “The Sun Also Rises” Package at Ocean Key Resort & Spa. Starting at $1,066/night, now through December 20,2012, guests are invited to leave their cares behind and embark on a whimsical journey, in reverence to one of Key West’s most-influential characters, Ernest Hemingway.

• A copy on Hemingway’s novel, “The Sun Also Rises”
• Waterfront, sunrise breakfast for two at Hot Tin Roof
• Cocktails at Sunset Pier
• In-room Jack Rose cocktail station
• Passes to tour the Hemingway House and Museum
• Lunch at Sloppy Joes

Inspired by the novel labeled as Hemingway’s best and most important work, “The Sun Also Rises” package allows visitors to partake in the treasures of old Key West at Ocean Key Resort & Spa, paralleled with activities, food and cocktails that bring to life certain aspects of the novel.

Though Key West is famous for its’ enchanting sunsets, the sun also rises beautifully here and resort revelers awaken early and savor a waterfront breakfast at Hot Tin Roof, marveling in the colorful scene of the sun ascending.

Sightseers pay homage to Key West’s most infamous resident, stepping back in time and visiting the rooms and gardens that witnessed the most prolific period of the Nobel Prize winner’s writing career, at The Hemingway House and Museum.

For post-adventure refueling, guests sip island-infused cocktails on the deck of Ocean Key’s very own Sunset Pier, known as the best seat in town to experience the famed sunset that Hemingway once loved. Later, bibliophiles can recreate the classic 1920’s cocktail, a Jack Rose, as seen in the pages of the novel, with an in-room bar station with the requisite ingredients: applejack brandy, grenadine, and juice from local key limes.

Nestled between Key West Harbor and Mallory Square, where historic Duval Street begins the old town experience is Ocean Key Resort & Spa. A dream escape to Key West, Florida, with 100 large rooms, views that inspire and energize and amazing cuisine, guests choose from a selection of desired suites with tropical views over Old Town, Mallory Square, or the pristine waters of the ocean. More than just another Key West Hotel, this beautiful island resort greets you with warm breezes and breathtaking views. Interiors boast shades of indigo, turquoise and lime green, and embrace the elegance of the West Indies, while still capturing the playfulness of the Florida Keys.

For more information, call Ocean Key Resort & Spa at 1-800-328-9815 or visit www.oceankey.com. Ocean Key is located at Zero Duval Street, Key West, Fla. 33040.