Aventura, incorporated in 1995, is located in the northeast section of Miami-Dade County, 10 miles north of Miami, and 10 miles south of Fort Lauderdale. Aventura straddles the border between Miami-Dade and Broward County giving the community close proximity to the excitement in South Beach and Ft Lauderdale Beaches alike.
Aventura is most widely known around the nation for its 2.4 million square foot world class shopping mall, anchored by major department stores Nordstrom, Bloomingdale’s, Macy’s, JCPenney, Sears, and has nearly 300 specialty shops, designer stores, trendy boutiques. The mall remains 100% leased with a lengthy wait list. It also is home to Equinox Fitness Club, a 24-screen AMC movie theater, and numerous restaurants, cafes, and bistros, to cover every cuisine you can imagine. Also close by in neighboring Hallandale Beach, is the Village of Gulfstream Park, with a large selection of boutique shops, home accessory stores, night life, and more dining and entertainment choices. Adjacent to the Village is the Gulfstream Park Racetrack, and Casino with Vegas-style slot machines and poker. Upcoming projects include ParkSquare, which will be the new center of life in Aventura, Florida. A mixed-use urban project comprised of luxury residential apartments, high-end offices, senior luxury apartments, a Starwood Aloft Hotel, state-of-the-art wellness center, and a 55,000 square ft. retail center featuring a variety of restaurants and cafes, fitness centers featuring yoga and bootcamps, and much more. Never before, has there been a project like this in the center of Aventura, combining the very best of modern luxury living, culture, shopping, and dining. Live. Work. Play.
Aventura is supported by the well regarded Miami-Dade County Public Schools system, including the Aventura Waterways K-8 Center. Several parks such as Founders Park, the Don Soffer Exercise Trail, Waterways Park, Waterways Dog Park, and Veterans Park make up this community. The parks are tropically landscaped, have playgrounds, and facilities for a variety of sports, activities, walking trails, and jogging paths. Aventura is known for being a family and pet-friendly community.
The Aventura Arts & Cultural Center is a new landmark for Aventura. This elegant, high-tech facility offers a wide range of performing arts, musicals, concerts, cultural programs, and entertainment for all ages. Aventura is a complete community featuring some of the most luxurious homes and magnificent condos that grace Miami Beach with spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean. With so much to offer to singles and families alike, it is no wonder residents from around the world seek to experience a lifestyle in South Florida.