When you're looking to escape the daily grind on the sunny beaches of Florida, the welcoming city of North Bay Village has what you're looking for. This palate-pleasing paradise boasts a rich history as a culinary destination, put on the map by famous visits from celebrities like Dean Martin and Frank Sinatra. Enjoy a relaxed Florida lifestyle with the convenience of local attractions in Miami, South Beach, and North Beach.
Just northeast of the hustle and bustle of Miami Beach (for more options, take a look at our selection of Miami Beach vacation rentals) and surrounded by the warm waters of Biscayne Bay, North Bay Village offers guests the chance to indulge in the surrounding beauty without too much hassle. Comprised of Treasure Island, Harbor Island, and North Bay Island, North Bay Village is connected to the mainland and the outlying beaches by the iconic John F. Kennedy Causeway.
The life and culture of South Florida permeate every aspect of the lifestyle here. With a year-round population of about 7,000, and bathed in the southern sunshine, you'll have plenty of opportunities to enjoy delving into the shopping, water activities, and of course, the decadent dining.
Known for its culinary creations and top-tier restaurants, North Bay Village has a bevy of eateries catering to every spectrum of the food world. Give your diet a few days off, and treat yourself to a meal (or two) that will set the bar for all others.
Hop on the Causeway and find yourself digging your toes into the sand in no time. You'll be a quick two-mile drive to North Beach, and a short eight-mile trip to the world-renown shores of South Beach, putting fun always at your fingertips. Pedal along the seaside bike path to watch the waves and grab small bites to eat up and down the coastline. Feel the rush of adrenaline as the boat lunges forward and the wind pulls you up into the air for parasailing.
Book your spot on a deep-sea fishing tour and try your hand at catching a big one. Whether you're doing battle with a prize-winning marlin, or looking forward to the delicate dish prepared from your beautiful tuna, there is no end to the fishing fun.
End the day with a sunset cruise and watch the brilliant blue sky slip into the opulent shades of purple. Sip your refreshing cocktail on the deck of the boat next to your special someone.
Vibrant colors, Art Deco designs, and a melting pot of cultures all converge in the sun-drenched city of Miami. Just 10 miles from the North Bay Village, Miami offers everything from unique family outings to a nightlife that keeps the party going. Delight your palate with the decadent flavors of Cuba and Central and South American countries, infusing unique flavors into innovative dishes.
Book a trip through the Everglades, and explore the unique and mesmerizing landscape that seems to change at every turn. Watch the wildlife thrive in this protected environment, and learn about the ways we are helping to keep this beautiful piece of nature preserved.
Whether you're looking to recline under the cool shade of a beach umbrella and read the day away, try parasailing, enjoy a jet ski adventure, or experience the intoxicating nightlife of Miami, North Bay Village puts you right in the middle of the action, while allowing you peace and tranquility of the small community and your own private vacation home. Come experience the pulsating rhythms and the ocean-side relaxation of North Bay Village today.
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