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Exploring Bay Harbor
And Beyond

Tucked between Aventura and Miami Beach, Bay Harbor Islands in Miami spans less than one square mile and features one of the country’s largest concentrations of mid-century Miami Modern style architecture. A quaint residential community offering easy access to the nearby beaches of Surfside, the excitement of South Beach, and the premier shopping of Bal Harbour, Bay Harbor Islands delights visitors with its low-key atmosphere and breezy, tropical vibe.

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Arts & Culture

THE BASS (7.2 MILES)

2100 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139

European art anchors this world-class art museum, which also features an outdoor sculpture garden. Call ahead for a free docent-led tour.

WYNWOOD WALLS (9.2 MILES)

2520 NW 2nd Ave., Miami, FL 33127

The epicenter of the Wynwood Art District, these huge, colorful murals showcase the graffiti and street art of more than 50 artists from 16 countries.

ART DECO HISTORIC DISTRICT
(9.6 MILES)

1001 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139

The full-service Art Deco Welcome Center offers daily walking tours of Miami Beach’s Art Deco Historic District, plus lectures, exhibits, and self-guided audio tours.

VIZCAYA MUSEUM & GARDENS
(15.1 MILES)

3251 South Miami Ave., Miami, Florida 33129

A National Historic Landmark, Vizcaya was the winter residence of industrialist James Deering. Its ten acres include formal gardens, grottos, and a stunning historic mansion.

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Golf

MIAMI SHORES COUNTRY CLUB
(3.6 MILES)

10000 Biscayne Blvd., Miami Shores, FL 33138

A historic course that’s welcomed Bob Hope, Arnold Palmer and Sam Snead, this 18-hole, par-71 course first opened in 1939 and was extensively renovated in 2011.

NORMANDY SHORES GOLF CLUB
(4.6 MILES)

2401 Biarritz Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33141

Located in Normandy Isle, the Normandy Shores Golf Club has an Arthur Hills-designed golf course, driving range and putting green. Don’t miss the Grill Room, a great spot for post-round drinks and dining.

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Area Attractions

SURFSIDE BEACH (.9 MILES)

Collins Ave., Surfside, FL 33154

This pristine, mile-long beach is less than a mile from our front door. Eight public access points are located just off Collins Ave., from 85th through 96th Streets.

AMERICAN AIRLINES ARENA (9.9 MILES)

601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, FL 33132

Catch the Miami Heat (or a major concert tour) at this world-class arena on Biscayne Bay.

BAYFRONT PARK (10.4 MILES)

301 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, FL 33131

Spanning 32 acres, this waterfront park is a favorite venue for concerts, festivals and cultural events.

JUNGLE ISLAND (12.8 MILES)

1111 Parrot Jungle Trail, Miami, FL 33132

Pack up the kids and head to this hands-on zoological park to interact with lemurs, reptiles and other rare creatures on a behind-the-scenes VIP Safari Tour.

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Shopping

BAL HARBOUR SHOPS (.7 MILES)

9700 Collins Ave., Bal Harbour, FL 33154

Located within walking distance of the hotel, this luxe, open-air shopping center is home to an array of world-class designer boutiques, including Chanel, Gucci, Prada and Tiffany & Co.

AVENTURA MALL (6.8 MILES)

19501 Biscayne Blvd., Aventura, FL 33180

This sprawling mall features more than 300 retailers, including top-tier designer boutiques, dozens of restaurants and cafes, and an impressive collection of commissioned works of art.

LINCOLN ROAD (8.4 MILES)

Window-shop along this pedestrian-only open-air promenade in South Beach, where hundreds of shops, restaurants, and galleries complement an unmatched people-watching scene.

BAYSIDE MARKETPLACE (10.1 MILES)

401 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, FL 33132

With 140 shops and restaurants, Bayside Marketplace is downtown Miami’s premier open-air destination for shopping, dining, and Biscayne Bay views.