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By Desare Kohn-Laski | Broker in Parkland, FL

Weekend Getaways Close to South Florida

Leisure is a definite part of an individual’s routine to relieve stress. If you are residing in South Florida, chances are you are on the lookout for the best weekend getaways where you can take your family or perhaps spend some time with friends or special someone. Fortunately, the region is strategic in the sense that is indeed close to popular weekend getaway destinations. Some of them are briefly described below.

 Azul del Mar

Key Largo has one true gem found at 104300 Overseas Highway. It’s Azul del Mar. It boasts of unparalleled design contributing to its appeal. Highlights include exquisite guest suites, lush outdoor aesthetics, and elegant interior designs. Main amenities that make weekend getaways in the spot include in-suite kitchenettes and entertainment lounge area. If you’ll choose to spend some time outside of the guest suite, you can definitely enjoy free use of the onsite barbecue grills.

Jupiter Beach

Palm Beach County has its own treasures in terms of leisure spots in its perimeters. About 20 minutes away from West Palm Beach is the Jupiter Beach where a lot of activities can be done with friends and family. It is like a one stop getaway spot as shopping, dining, swimming, scuba diving, water sports, and fine dining.

The adjacent Jupiter Island is a nest of celebrities’ mega mansions. If you are to peek on them, you’re probably gambling on odds because most of the homes are surrounded by high fences, shrubs, and trees. However, you can try some of the boat tours which traverse the waters near these homes.

Sunset Key Guest Cottages

Exclusively accessible by a 10-minute boat ride from The Westin Key West Resort & Marina, the Sunset Key Guest Cottages offers an ideal secluded getaway to its guests. It is located on the spell-binding 27-acre island of Sunset Key. Guests will have the honor of being treated to top-notch services by the crew. The luxurious amenities such as cabanas, tropical freeform, spa, tennis court, basketball court, and waterfront restaurant will let the guests experience a true spectacular weekend getaway.

Acqualina Resort

Located on Sunny Isles Beach, the Acqualina Resort & Spa is just one of the family-friendly weekend getaways in South Florida. It provides incomparable access to sites and activities that are rest-assured to level up anyone’s vacation in the astounding city of Miami. Within its 15-mile radius are several well-known golf clubs like the Turnberry Isle Golf and the Hillcrest Golf Club. Water-related sports like beach volleyball, banana boat riding, parasailing, kayaking, and sport fishing are also best enjoyed in this spot. It also serves as gateway for you to experience the best of arts, nature, history, sports, entertainment, and dining which are all true ingredients of a great weekend getaway in South Florida.

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