Tavernier is an unincorporated, census-designated place (CDP) in Key Largo, Florida. Approximately 2,200 people currently live in Tavernier. This tropical paradise offers many ocean adventures, from kayaking, paddle boarding, and scuba diving to enjoy relaxing beach time. Homebuyers will find there is never a dull moment in Tavernier. Tavernier was originally a farming community and later became the first stop of Flagler’s Railroad. The town’s “historic” district offers a restored turn-of-the-century home, church and postal office, as well as hurricane houses. Several other historic Tavernier homes that remain date back to 1800’s homesteads.
New residents will discover that one of the best ways to explore different areas of Tavernier is by bicycle. Whether you have your own bike or rent from one of the many stores, there are many trails, and many tours available for explorers. Another great part of life in Tavernier is the opportunity to discover more about the wildlife in the area. A visit to the Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center rescues, rehabilitates and then returns injured birds to the wild. At the bird sanctuary, visitors can view the permanent residents that are unable to be returned to the wild. Some of these include a falcon, a broad-winged hawk, and owls. Employees here have taken care of thousands of sick and injured birds at the bird hospital. Homebuyers will appreciate Harry Harris Park as a great beach and park to bring the family for a day of sun and fun. It is a quiet area with a laid-back feel with friendly people enjoying the amenities of the park. Some of these amenities include a tidal pool for the little ones to wade and swim. There is also a boat ramp for the divers and fisherman. The park features picnic tables, grills, playgrounds, a ballpark, and a bike path. While fishing and snorkeling are common, people are urged to use dive flags, so people will know they are in the water.
Homebuyers will find Tavernier real estate offers quiet condominiums, historic properties, as well as waterfront and canal front homes. The variety of home styles and lot sizes assure there is something to fit your need. If you would like additional information regarding homes for sale in Tavernier, we would be happy to assist you. Contact us today.