Located on a barrier island surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean on one side and the Intracoastal Waterway on the other, Sunny Isles Beach, found in northeast Miami, will offer a stunning view, beautiful sunsets, and great hotel options like the Faena. It’s also home to some great spas, such as Aveda Seven Seas Spa and the Tierra Santa Healing House. Choose this part of the beach if you’re looking to melt your stress away.
Bal Harbour is the beach you go to when you want to brag to all of your friends on Instagram that you’re living like a movie star. You’ll get to bask in the golden Miami sun until you get a beautiful bronze glow and also shop the top brands in the world. Bal Harbour is a luxury fashion destination in Miami when it comes to shopping, with the Bal Harbour Shops housing Alexander McQueen, Céline, Bvlgari, Chloe, and Chopard. There are also great spas like Remède Spa, Exhale Bal Harbour, and Mana Spa and Wellness that line the beach, as well as restaurants that will delight your senses, including the upscale Japanese restaurant Makoto or the elegant Italian Café Ragazzi.