Bal Harbour can be described as one brimming with oceanfront elegance and world-class shopping. A small, high-end village in Miami with just 3,500 residents north of 96th street, Bal Harbour has a myriad of luxury shops, contemporary hotels, five-star restaurants, and treasured beaches, all contributing to what some view as the pinnacle of luxury living. Miami and South Beach are just minutes away, but Bal Harbour’s unrivalled setting blends white-sand beaches with the finest in designer shopping. Bal Harbour Village continues to appeal to the world’s most discerning, stylish travelers seeking the finest in ultra-chic shopping and dining options. The open-air shopping mall, Bal Harbour Shops, is the most productive luxury fashion shopping center in America, housing an exquisite collection of designer boutiques and restaurants, which is also set for a $400m expansion in the coming years. Just north of Bal Harbour, visitors can relax at Haulover Park, featuring a clothing-optional area of beach, a marina, six tennis courts, a golf course, and several picnic recreational areas.