Mar.Arena. . Sun And do not forget a very important factor when it comes to Bal Harbour: shopping. The modern Bal Harbour, located at the north end of Miami Beach, is a thriving tourist and residential community known for its style and elegance in Bal Harbour Shops, the fascinating luxury mall that attracts fashionistas, celebrities and high society.
Conceived as the “Village of Dreams” by its founder Robert C. Graham, from the first days of its creation, Bal Harbour was built according to a master plan sophisticated editing a leader in urban planning and development time The Harland Bartholomew & Associates.
Bay Harbour Islands is one of only two communities in Miami Dade (Coral Gables is the other) built on a master plan.
“We have one goal. We want to make this village with its extraordinary advantages of the location and the bay of the sea and the climate of South Florida, a lovely place to live,” said the founder Graham. Since its founding, the small port of Bal, measuring only a square (2.59 sq km) mile, is a coveted tourist destination for residents and seasonal visitors.
Sophisticated hotels like the One Bal Harbour Resort, The Regent Bal Harbour, Sea View Hotel on the seafront, and the St. Regis Resort & Residences, at the end of the construction, which compete in the supply of modern personalized services.
refined dining options are plentiful, with a wide variety of dining experiences. Many restaurants offer outdoor service. Some of the most popular restaurants in the area are the Bal Harbour Bistro, Carpaccio Italian, French bistro La Goule Christian Delouvrier, tearoom and European Lea Tea Room & Cafe.
The charm of Bal Harbour is multifaceted. Its pristine beaches and magnificent gardens are a major attraction, as well as options to many good restaurants, its location between Miami and Fort Lauderdale, and of course, its famous shops.
Opened in 1965, the shops of Bal Harbour has been setting the standard for retail luxury for decades, with nearly a hundred high-end shopping in a mall outdoors, well known for its lush landscape. The shops include Bulgari, Cartier, Chanel, Dior, Dolce and Gabbana, Gucci, Hermes, Louis Vuitton, Neiman Marcus, Roberto Cavalli, Saks Fifth Avenue, Valentino, Yves Saint Laurent, and more.
The well landscaped beachfront home in Bay Harbour Islands has a jogging track three million dollars, the only one of its kind in South Florida. Sports lovers will not feel bored here. There are many types of water sports like diving, surfismo sailing, fishing and parasailing readily available. There are several golf courses and tennis courts nearby, such as Golf Club Miami Beach.
Condominiums Bay Harbour islands are some of the beachfront properties most coveted. Among them, the properties at One Bal Harbour and St. Regis Bal Harbour (with the completion of the work planned for 2011) are the real highlights. Add to this the shops and world class restaurants, all outdoor recreational activities that can be practiced, intense action, and excitement of South Beach and the privacy and tranquility of a walk at dawn on the beach in Bal Harbour, and you have a winning combination.