Fisher Island, the former winter estate of William K. Vanderbilt, is one of the most exclusive, residential communities in the world. Located on Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean, Fisher Island is only accessible by car ferry (which runs 24/7), helicopter or private boat.
This one-of-a kind island offers an alluring selection of residential choices, including Mediterranean-style residences that showcase spectacular vistas, spacious interior with elegant décor, advanced comfort and communications technology. Another tempting option is the 10 single family homes on the golf course. Buyers have a choice of living on the ocean or bay, and also have flexibility in ownership for people who own seaside condominiums or villas, as they are allowed to put their residences in the hotel program.
Fisher Island amenities are also second to none. Residents of this self-contained island have the convenience of a private school, bank, post office, shopping, golf and tennis pro shop and a fire station with paramedics. Additional conveniences include beauty salon, florist, tiki bar, 18 tennis courts, a new golf course, a polo field, a world-renowned marina and yachting center and a clubhouse. Other activities and entertainment can be found in the Garwood Lounge with piano bar, the gourmet market and seven distinct restaurants like Café Porto Cervo, Trattoria, The Golf Grill and Café Tangier and one of the world's most exclusive and largest spas called the Spa Internazionale. Leisure time in Fisher Island offers something for everyone and continues to be a preferred pastime among its privileged residents.
For a truly luxurious vacation experience, one need only stay at The Fisher Island Hotel and Resort, which is set against the breathtaking views of the Atlantic and iconic Miami skyline.
This very private and secluded 216-acre playground of the rich and famous has been home to Boris Becker, Oprah Winfrey and many others.
Residents are also treated to one of the best beaches in Florida. In fact, the very sands of Fisher Island beaches were imported from the best locations in the Bahamas, making for a truly unique waterfront experience and unquestionably one of the most exclusive. It can be your own tropical island retreat.