Casa Casuarina, the former home of Gianni Versace is nestled along this breathtaking piece of Miami Beach Florida. Buildings along this street have been featured in hundreds of movies and TV shows including Dexter and Scarface.
Try your luck on a gaming cruise aboard the Casino Princesa. This state-of-the-art yacht is a gamblers paradise. If nightlife is more your style, enjoy a Rum Runner at the Clevelander where you can see spectacular fireworks every holiday of the year.
The waters around Ocean Drive South Beach are teaming with some of the best fishing in the Caribbean. Book a fishing charter with Kelley Fishing Fleet for all day fishing fun. Once a year enjoy the annual SwimShow. This grand event hosts over 2,500 buyers from 60 different countries to set the tone for swimming suit designs for the coming year.
At the end of a long day of beach activities, shopping and world class food from the many restaurants, you can escape to the beautiful Marseilles Hotel. Stepping into the hotel will fill your need for historic art deco. Located just a few blocks away from the Convention Center. Other Ocean Drive attractions are right out the front door. A half mile away forget about your troubles at the Botanical Gardens. Less than a mile away visit the Holocaust Memorial. Walk a few blocks and see the Fillmore at Jackie Gleason Theater. Or just walk out back enjoy a restricted beach and an oasis paradise. Begin your visit by booking your room from Miami Beach Oceanfront Hotel.
Many hotels and other buildings on Ocean Drive were built in the 1920’2 and 1930’s. Walking toward 15th street, enjoy a stunning piece of history as you are transported back in time. Miami Design Preservation League offers an official walking tour that will show you the most notable buildings along the drive. You will even be able to see the interior of some buildings.
In January, Ocean Drive is closed for a 3-day block party with classic cars, live music, food and fun. It is the perfect way to celebrate a new year with friends and family.
Ocean Drive, South Beach has everything you need for the get-a-way of a lifetime. Art and culture are found around every turn. Music, dancing and nightlife activities will fill your evening hours. Sun, sand, shopping and the beach will fill your daytime hours. The sunrise along the Atlantic sets the buildings on fire with spectacular color and views seen nowhere else in the world. Activities can be found for every budget and need.
Offering a slice of heaven in this crazy world since the 1920’s, Ocean Drive, South Beach is a treasure to cross off your bucket list this year.