Allison Island is an 8.5 acre man made Miami Beach island located to the north of South Beach within Miami Beach. This island is known for its’ oversize lots and waterfront residential property. One side of the island only contains waterfront homes and the other side of the island is home to the Aqua Townhomes. Both sides are guard gated 24 hours per day.
Allison Island contains 46 island home of varying architectural style and appointment. It is within a ten minute drive to Miami Beach’s most luxurious restaurants, shops and entertainment, while maintaining a high level of privacy due to its exclusive island status. Allison Island activities are abundant and it is less than a mile from the beautiful Indian Creek Park and La Gorce Country Club, one of the nicest golf courses in Miami Beach. Allison Island is a small community that commands some of the highest price real estate in Miami Dade County.
are located north of Miami Beach, east of La Gorce Island homes and south of Normandy Island real esetate. The community itself is characterized by being close knit and for being very family-friendly. The homes that come up for sale here tend to go rather quickly as the island is the sort of place that lends itself to becoming loved at first sight. The island allows direct access by vehicle to the mainland via bridges and, while there is plenty of waterfront, there is no need for a resident to rely on having a watercraft to get to the mainland areas.
Allison Island is one of the most exclusive waterfront neighborhoods in the area. It is popular with families, owing to its security and its being located away from the press of the urban center. While it does enjoy a sense of separation, it is close enough to the urban areas that those who have a daily commute will not suffer for choosing a home on this island. Homes for sale here tend to be very upscale, with a wide variety of very innovative and modern designs generally being available on the market.
For recreational activities
South Beach and Miami Beach are within easy reach. There are plenty of upscale eating establishments nearby from which one may choose and, of course, there is plenty of fishing should one prefer to catch their own dinner for the evening. The neighborhoods in this area are popular with the arts and design crowd and there are art galleries to explore within nearby communities should one feel a need to experience a bit of culture. For simpler pleasures, the Normandy Shores Golf Course is not far to the north, within easy driving distance for a weekend's afternoon diversion.
Allison Island is definitely one of the places to explore if luxury is the proper modifier to describe what one is seeking in real estate. The sense of community on this island, along with the islands and communities that surround it, make it a peaceful and sociable place to establish one's self and one's family. With plenty of waterfront to be enjoyed and a very exclusive lifestyle, this area is popular with some very well-known names and has enjoyed a history of being associated with both the famous and those who are simply famously wealthy and enjoy pleasant and tranquil environs.