Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Bal Harbour

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Bal Harbour. This relaxing city is known for its chocolate shops, shopping and boating. Aventura Mall and PortMiami are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Bal Harbour

Do you want to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Bal Harbour a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Miami Seaquarium (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Normandy Shores Golf Club (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Greynolds Golf Course (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Aquatic Rental Center and Sailing School (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Scott Rakow Youth Center (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Bayshore Municipal Golf Course (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Bal Harbour

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 33°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Bal Harbour

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Bal Harbour is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lummus Park Beach (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Jungle Island (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Bal Harbour Beach (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Baker's Haulover Inlet (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Surfside Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Surfside Beach (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Bal Harbour

The nearest airport is in Miami, FL (MPB-Public Seaplane Base), located 8.3 mi (13.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Miami, FL (OPF-Opa Locka Executive), which is 9.3 mi (14.9 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Bal Harbour?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 5,773 holiday lettings around Bal Harbour. From 4,142 flats & apartments to 732 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Bal Harbour?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Bal Harbour:

  • South Beach: 760 holiday homes
  • Mid Beach: 1,097 holiday homes
  • Downtown Miami: 1,485 holiday homes
  • Flamingo / Lummus: 526 holiday homes
  • West Avenue: 425 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Bal Harbour? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Bal Harbour. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Bal Harbour Shops: 8,252 holiday lettings
  • Fort Lauderdale Beach Park: 4,158 holiday lettings
  • Bayfront Park: 3,490 holiday lettings
  • Port of Miami: 6,505 holiday lettings
  • Port Everglades: 6,923 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Bal Harbour listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Bal Harbour?

Yes, of course. offers 4,142 Flats in Bal Harbour. Our other popular types of Bal Harbour holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 732 self catering accommodations
  • Resorts: 63 self catering accommodations
  • Hotels: 272 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bal Harbour?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3,757 holiday homes with pool available in Bal Harbour. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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