Sunny Isle Beach Resort view of shoreline

Location

The center of glamour, beauty, and excitement. Acqualina’s premier location between Miami and Fort Lauderdale provides immediate access to the most desirable destinations, including the natural beauty of Sunny Isles’ sun-drenched Atlantic shores, endless nightlife and dining options in South Beach, and glamorous shopping at luxury brands such as Louis Vuitton and Gucci at the nearby Bal Harbour Shops and Aventura Mall.

Official Currency: U.S. Dollar
Time Zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)

Resort Location

Acqualina is located on 4.5 beachfront acres with 400 feet of stunning Atlantic Ocean coastline in Sunny Isles Beach, Florida, situated between Miami and Fort Lauderdale, the beach resort is just minutes from the world famous shops of Bal Harbour and the exclusive address of Williams Island. The vibrant daytime activities and nightlife of Miami Beach, South Beach, Hollywood and Fort Lauderdale are a short drive away.

  • 20 minutes (14 miles) from Fort Lauderdale International Airport
  • 30 minutes (19 miles) from Miami International Airport
  • 50 minutes from Boca Raton
  • 90 minutes from Palm Beach
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Directions from Airport

Miami (MIA)

Exit the airport and follow signs to FL-112 East toward 1-95 North/Miami Beach. Merge onto Airport Expressway /FL-112 East toward 1-95 North/Miami Beach and follow for about 4 miles. Take 1-95 North. Merge onto 1-95 North/FL-9A North via the exit on the left toward Fort Lauderdale and continue heading north for 7 miles. Take the SR-826 East exit (Exit 12B). Merge onto FL-826 East and continue east for about 5 miles. Turn slight left onto Collins Avenue heading north. Acqualina will be on the east side (right) of Collins Avenue.

Acqualina architecture
Directions from Airport

Fort Lauderdale (FLL)

Exit airport and follow signs for I-595 West. Continue on I-595 West towards I-95. Take I-95 south towards Miami for about 6.5 miles. Take the NE 203rd Street/Ives Dairy Road exit (exit 16) and make a left. Continue on NE 203rd street/Ives Dairy Road for about 1 mile. Turn slight right onto Biscayne Blvd/ US 1 South. Turn left onto William Lehman Causeway/NE 192nd Street. Continue on the causeway and make a slight right to get onto the A1A south ramp. Stay straight on A1A/Collins Avenue and head south. Make a U-turn at 175th Terrace onto Collins Avenue heading north. Acqualina will be on the east side (right) of Collins Avenue.

Rolls Royce at Acqualina
Directions from Airport

Airport Transfers

Limousine airport transfers can be arranged through the concierge (charges apply).

Taxis are available 24 hours a day at Miami International Airport.

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Resort Description

4.5 Beachfront Acres

Acqualina is a luxury seaside haven located on 4.5 beachfront acres in pristine Sunny Isles Beach, and has been the recipient of a number of prestigious awards including but not limited to the AAA Five Diamond Award for ten consecutive years, the Forbes Travel Guide Five Star Award and the Forbes Travel Guide Five Star Spa Award for six consecutive years.

Acqualina coastline
Resort Description

Atlantic Coastline

Acqualina invites you to step into a world of luxury with unprecedented accommodations and service, world-class dining destinations, including Il Mulino New York and AQ Chop House by Il Mulino, three oceanfront swimming pools, spacious meeting rooms, and an innovative marine biology-based children’s program. A variety of lavish interior and exterior venues provide an ideal background for opulent weddings and memorable events on the lush property grounds boasting 400 feet of stunning Atlantic coastline.

Acqualina aerial view
Local Attractions Near Resort

Nearby Towns

Miami, South Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Boca Raton (45 minutes)
Palm Beach (76 minutes)

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Local Attractions Near Resort

Local Attractions

  • Bal Harbour Shops: 3.9 miles
  • Aventura Mall: 3.4 miles
  • Hark Rock Stadium, home of Miami Open and Miami Dolphins: 9.2 miles
  • Miami’s famous South Beach, Ocean Drive, and Lincoln Road: 11 miles
  • Miami’s Design District: 12 miles
  • Port Everglades: 13.8 miles
  • Arscht Center for the Performing Arts: 16.8 miles
  • Perez Art Museum: 17.1 miles
Front lawn at Acqualina
Local Attractions Near Resort

Local Attractions

  • American Airlines Arena home of the Miami Heat: 17.2 miles
  • Broward Center for the Performing Arts: 17.2 miles
  • Port of Miami: approximately 18 miles
  • Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science: 18.6 miles
  • Historic Vizcaya Museum and Gardens: 19 miles
  • Brickell City Centre: 19.7 miles
  • Marlins Park home of the Miami Marlins: 19.8 miles
  • Coconut Grove: 23.8 miles