A combination of culture, sea, and relaxation that makes Edgewater feel like Miami in miniature.

Urban professionals emerge from luxury skyscrapers and renovated loft spaces to sip mojitos muddled by perfectionists and get their hair buzzed at the local barber in Edgewater, a growing community with aquatic views and borders shared with Miami's artsiest destinations. Neighbors with Wynwood and the Design District, public expression spills over onto Edgewater's residential landscapes. Boasting bay views and an under-the-radar ambiance, this neighborhood celebrates no frills with no pretention.

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On the Map

Edgewater is bordered by Buena Vista, Upper East Side, Overtown, Design District, Downtown Miami, Midtown, and Wynwood

Miami Airport: 15 minutes by car or 1 hour by public transit
South Beach (5th and Ocean): 10 minutes by car
American Airlines Arena: 8 minutes by car
Bal Harbour Shops: 25 minutes by car

  • Public transit is Possible
  • Having a car is Easy

Edgewater's View From the Edge

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Sharing borders with artistic escapes like Wynwood and the Design District and next to business-savvy destinations like Downtown, Edgewater's popularity increases by the day.

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Its proximity to Miami hotspots helped put Edgewater on the map, but this neighborhood's playful young professionals and waterside park spaces contribute to its lasting appeal.

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From one-story to multi-story, Edgewater's residences  business buildings, and apartment complexes add character to the neighborhood's skyline.

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Easy Cuisine In Edgewater

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From glossy pastries to perfectly-mixed mojitos, Edgewater's dining scene centers on quick treats and second drinks.

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Restaurants and cafes converge on Biscayne Boulevard.

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Edgewater's Cuban and Peruvian influences manifest themselves in the neighborhood's rich flavors.

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Exercise In Edgewater

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Green spaces, exercise bars, and cleanly-paved sidewalks offer Edgewater residents plenty of ways to unwind while their canine compatriots get riled up.

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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.