Star Island is not the largest along the coast of Miami, but it is one of the most popular in terms of residential living. You’ll find many celebrities living on this celebrated island and for good reason. Beautiful waterfront homes, excellent villas, and lush landscapes make living on Star Island a privilege for the residents who choose this as their place of living.
Star Island is located to the east of the Palm and Hibiscus Islands and south of the Venetian Islands. It’s size and location has made it a haven for the rich and famous.
Star Island was one of many small islets created in the 1920s when Biscayne Bay was dredged for better shipping conditions along the MacArthur’s Causeway. The Army Corps of Engineers completed the establishment of Star Island in 1922, but it took a while before its full potential was realized. By the 1970s, the island along with many like it around the greater Miami area became a place for luxury living thanks to the combination of island seclusion and greater access to the city thanks to numerous roadways that were constructed.
This means that Star Island has much to offer those who want the best in luxury living, starting with its advantageous location that offers incredible views of the city and surrounding waters along with easy access to the main part of the city. However, that is just a little of what Star City offers its residents.
Thanks to the security on the island, you will have assistance 24/7 when needed. Plus, the presence of security dissuades would-be criminals which makes this place one of the safest in all Miami-Dade County.
The homes on Star Island offer a great range in terms of size and price. There is the magnificent 20,000 square foot historic home of Carl Fisher, a pioneer of the Miami Beach scene to properties that await your design. World renowned architect Ricardo Bofill offers his services to help you design your dream home on the island. Plus, many of the homes offers high ceilings, wine cellars, lush landscapes, and open verandas, so you can take in the beauty that surrounds you.
The celebrated South Beach area is just minutes away, meaning that you have access to some of the best shopping, restaurant, and clubbing establishments in all of Miami-Dade County. On Star Island, what you want is not far away, especially for the many activities that South Beach offers.
A short boat ride from Star Island is Full Bloom, a celebrated venue for excellent waterfront dining, especially if you enjoy great Italian food. You can have an elegant evening that will stay with you forever when dining at Full Bloom.
There is so much that Star Island offers, both in terms of what you can find on the island and the nearby locations that are just minutes away. It’s little wonder that so many celebrities have made Star Island their home thanks in large part to what it has to offer.