Bal Harbour

A land of luxury on Miami Beach’s northern tip, Bal Harbour boasts prestigious private beaches and five-star...everything.

Fifteen minutes north of South Beach’s energetic flurry, Bal Harbour is a picturesque respite of sand, shore, and shopping. Private beaches, playboy penthouses, and prestigious labels reign supreme in this upscale Miami neighborhood. When in Bal Harbour, expect red convertibles, white linen, perfectly tanned skin, and a colossal credit card bill.

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On the Map

Bal Harbour is bordered by Miami Beach

Miami Airport: 30 minutes by car or 1 hour & 10 minutes by public transit
South Beach (5th and Ocean): 25 minutes by car
American Airlines Arena: 30 minutes by car
Bal Harbour Shops: 5 minutes by car

  • Public transit is Possible
  • Having a car is Possible

High-End Miami In Bal Harbour

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Bal Harbour boasts private beaches, private elevators, and private chefs.

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Manicured surroundings pamper the professional bon vivant.

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In Bal Harbour, relaxation is premier and fitness is paramount.

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Yoga, paddleboarding, and cruising the peninsula's bike path offer plenty of ways to indulge in the sunshine.

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Bal Harbour is perfectly sculpted.

Great attractions - Coral Castle, Seaquarium, Parrot Jungle, Villa Vizkaya, Crocodile Farms are only 40 minutes drive. Come and enjoy!"

The Bal Harbour Shops: Mall Deluxe

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Bal Harbour's immaculate mall reflects its lavish sensibilities.

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Its exclusive collection of shops has been a Miami institution since the 60s.

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World-renowned labels share storefront windows at Bal Harbour Shops.

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In this neighborhood, luxury is evident from the dressing room to the parking lot.

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Residents love it here.

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It's good to gush.

Plus, when you live [in Bal Harbour] you are only moments away from some of the most-famous shopping in the world."

Prestigious Dining In Bal Harbour

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Bal Harbour is famous for first-class cuisine served in a first-class atmosphere.

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Top-notch preparation pairs well with personalized service.

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...a local shuttle provides free transportation to Bal Harbour Shops."

Oceanfront Opulence Along Miami Beach

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When it comes to grand high-rises, Bal Harbour soars above the rest.

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Bal Harbour means unsurpassed exclusivity.

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Airbnb works with local photographers to capture the spirit of neighborhoods all around the world. The photography on this page includes work by:

Graciela Cattarossi

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Graciela Cattarossi is a lifestyle/travel photographer based in Miami. She graduated from Parsons School Of Design in New York and her work is currently  published in magazines such as Condé Nast Traveler, Travel and Leisure, Martha Stewart Living, and Food and Wine. When she is not traveling, she enjoys shooting weddings or other intimate events in Miami or wherever it takes her.

Angel Valentin

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Angel Valentín has been  a professional photojournalist since 1990. His career has taken him all over the Caribbean and Latin America. Valentín has photographed world leaders, executives, athletes and celebrities in countless situations. He is a Pulitzer Prize finalist, winner (staff) and recipient of countless awards. After 18 years as a staff photographer, he has been a freelance photographer since 2009.