The 10 best islands in America, according to travelers

Key West

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Key West, Florida, came in at second place.

TripAdvisor has just released the winners of its 2016 Travelers' Choice Awards, naming the top 10 islands in the US.

To create the list, TripAdvisor analyzed the quantity and quality of reviews of hotels, restaurants, and attractions on the islands within the last year, in addition to traveler booking interest on the website.

To help make planning a vacation to these islands easier, TripAdvisor also included the average nightly rate of all hotels for each destination, as well as the seasonal average hotel rates and savings you can expect during shoulder season.
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