Pristine beaches, boutiques, dining, and family amenities define an inviting lifestyle.

Welcome to Surfside

Tranquil, Upscale, Beachside Charm
Situated along the sun-kissed shores of Miami-Dade County, Surfside, Florida, exudes a charming blend of coastal allure, community warmth, and relaxed sophistication. With its pristine beaches, boutique shopping, and family-friendly atmosphere, Surfside captures the essence of a tranquil seaside escape while offering easy access to the vibrant energy of Miami.
Surfside’ s coastline is a focal point of its identity, with soft sandy beaches stretching alongside the sparkling waters of the Atlantic Ocean. The gentle waves invite both visitors and residents to indulge in beachfront relaxation, whether it's lounging under the warm sun, building sandcastles with loved ones, or taking refreshing dips in the sea. The beach's pristine condition and uncrowded ambiance create an idyllic environment that sets Surfside apart from its bustling neighbors.
One of Surfside’ s unique features is its commitment to a walkable, pedestrian-friendly lifestyle. The picturesque downtown area is easily navigated on foot or by bicycle, offering a pleasant contrast to the hustle and bustle of larger cities. Charming sidewalks lined with palm trees, boutiques, and cafes encourage leisurely strolls, fostering a sense of community as neighbors and visitors interact in this welcoming atmosphere.
Surfside’ s shopping scene is marked by its boutique-style approach. The city's shopping district, anchored by Harding Avenue, is a treasure trove of quaint shops, art galleries, and upscale boutiques. Here, visitors can discover a curated selection of fashion, accessories, home decor, and unique finds. Surfside’ s focus on boutique shopping, adds to its distinctive character and enhances the overall experience of this coastal enclave. It’s also minutes away from the famous Bal Harbour Mall with all its top luxury designer brands.
Culinary enthusiasts will find themselves at home in Surfside’ s dining scene, where a diverse array of restaurants caters to a range of tastes. From casual beachfront eateries serving freshly caught seafood to gourmet establishments offering international flavors, Surfside’ s culinary offerings reflect its multicultural community. Local chefs take pride in crafting innovative dishes that showcase the freshest ingredients and pay homage to the region's culinary heritage.
Surfside’ s commitment to family-friendly living is evident in its array of parks and recreational facilities. The Community Center offers a variety of programs and activities for all ages, fostering a sense of togetherness within the community. The town's commitment to green spaces is highlighted by places like Surfside Park, a serene oasis featuring playgrounds, picnic areas, and lush landscaping, perfect for leisurely afternoons and quality family time.
The Four Seasons Hotel at The Surf Club stands as a testament to the area's luxury offerings. This historic hotel has been meticulously restored to its former glory, offering an exclusive retreat where guests can experience world-class service, elegant accommodations, and unparalleled oceanfront views and Michelin star chef, Thomas Keller, and his restaurant The Surf Club Restaurant.
In summary, Surfside, Florida, captures the heart of a tranquil coastal escape while embracing the warmth of a close-knit community. Its pristine beaches, boutique shopping, diverse dining scene, and family-oriented amenities create an inviting atmosphere that appeals to residents and visitors seeking a relaxed yet sophisticated lifestyle. Surfside strikes a harmonious balance between the serene beauty of the sea and the vibrant energy of a charming seaside town.

Overview for Surfside, FL

5,665 people live in Surfside, where the median age is 41.5 and the average individual income is $40,475. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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Around Surfside, FL

There's plenty to do around Surfside, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Dona Posada, Mdq Watersports, and Paul Drake Fit.

Name Category Distance Reviews
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Dining 4.63 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.38 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.74 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.41 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.52 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.17 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Surfside, FL

Surfside has 2,109 households, with an average household size of 2.69. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Surfside do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 5,665 people call Surfside home. The population density is 10,164.08 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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