The Most Luxurious Condo Buildings in Sunny Isles Beach
Mar 25, 2021 March 25, 2021
Sunny Isles Beach is known as the branded-condo corridor of Miami, and not without reason. Pick up the list of its recent condo developments and you will find major global brands peppered through, such as Porsche, Armani, and Ritz-Carlton. Being curious about the kind of luxuries and amenities such major brand names bring to the neighborhood, we’re ranking the Five Most Luxurious Condo Buildings in Sunny Isles Beach, along with an introduction to their world-class amenities.
As a bonus, we’ve also listed the most highly anticipated pre-construction condo that could soon become one of the most expensive addresses in this coastal community right after our top 5 list.
Last updated on March 25, 2021
Why Choose Sunny Isles Beach?
First, let’s look at why people love this beachfront Miami neighborhood. Sunny Isles Beach’s pristine white-sand shoreline and casual, family-oriented vibe has always made it a top choice for exclusive living away from the city core. Locals have plenty of options to enjoy the great outdoors with the at-home Newport Fishing Pier to drop a line, next-door Haulover Beach Park for water sports and boating, and the Oleta River State Park for kayaking and biking. Further, with world-class shopping at the Shops at Bal Harbour or over the bridge at Aventura Mall and the fun and frolic of Miami Beach just 35 minutes away, it’s no wonder Sunny Isles Beach is one of the most desirable addresses in town - and these are its most luxurious condo residences:
The Best of the Best Condos in Sunny Isles Beach
Jade Signature – 16901 Collins Avenue, Sunny Isles Beach
Average List Price: $1,910 per sq ft
One of the esteemed Jade properties, this 57-story ultra-luxury tower houses 192 residences with unmatched water and sky views. With interiors designed by the “master of grand luxe” Pierre-Yves Rochon, each modern chic residence features a welcoming sense of warmth with timeless touches.
Amenities at this waterfront building include direct beach access, a beachfront resort deck with zero-entry pool and cabanas, bar and grill restaurant, 25-meter lap pool, entertainment lounge with billiards and poker, teen’s tech lounge, children’s play room, full-service spa, co-ed Hammam, mani-pedi lounge, cold-press juice bar, wine bar, outdoor yoga deck, business center, library and more.
Residences by Armani Casa – 18975 Collins Avenue
Average List Price: $2,076 per sq ft
Bringing the iconic touches of the Armani legacy to Miami, this branded ultra-luxury tower rises 56 stories along 300 linear feet of white sand beach. Its 308 designer residences come envisioned by Giorgio Armani and are a first from the fashion luxury brand. Five-star amenities at this oceanfront tower include a professionally curated collection of museum-quality artwork by the likes of Sandro Chia and Sinisa Kukec, lobby-level Armani Privé lounge, an ocean-view bar, club-inspired game room, children’s playroom, movie theater, ocean-view yoga studio, two-story spa, a private oceanfront restaurant and bar, temperature-controlled wine cellar and exclusive beach amenities such as chaise lounges, umbrellas, private attendants plus food and beverage services.
Turnberry Ocean Club Residences –18501 Collins Avenue, Sunny Isles Beach
Average List Price: $2,349 per sq ft
From the makers of one of the most iconic hotels in South Florida, the Fontainebleau, this ultra-luxe glass tower rises 54 stories with 154 contemporary residences on a gorgeous white-sand beach. Designed by Carlos Zapata and Robert Swedroe, each sophisticated, glass-encased residence is structured to capture breathtaking sunrise and sunset views.
With six floors of amenities spread over 70,000 square feet, residents have access to an expansive Sky Club featuring signature sunrise and sunset vanishing swimming pools, two hydrotherapy spas, ocean-view bar and lounge, dedicated beauty suite, revitalization spa, open-air fitness terrace, outdoor pet retreat, and much more. Better still, residents get exclusive off-site access to the Turnberry Isle Country Club, Turnberry marina, and priority access to Fontainebleau Aviation at the Opa-Locka Executive Airport.
Regalia – 19575 Collins Avenue, Sunny Isles Beach
Average List Price: $3,606 per sq ft
This award-winning, 45-story building takes limited edition living seriously. The oceanfront development houses 39 full-floor residences with 360-degree wrap-around terraces for ultimate exclusivity and luxury. Amenities here include a club room, temperature-controlled wine cellar for each residence, children’s playhouse, world-class spa treatments, ocean-view pool deck with cabanas and beachside services, and more.
And the Winner of the Best Condo in Sunny Isles Beach in Terms of Luxury Goes To…
Ritz-Carlton Residences – 15701 Collins Avenue, Sunny Isles Beach
Average List Price: $3,974 per square foot
Redefining luxury under the Ritz-Carlton brand, this Chateau Group development rises 52 stories along one of Miami’s finest white sand beaches. Its airy, sunlit residences and modern common spaces are designed by Michele Bönan, best known for his stunning Italian style sensibilities blending classic lines with rich modernism. Housing 212 ultra-luxury condos, each with sweeping views, there is no hotel component or transient use spaces that could intrude on owner privacy.
The club-level amenities offered at this timeless building include a breakfast area, two bar areas, media room lounge, business center, library, car wash and electric car charging facilities. Other high-end amenities include private beach services, beach restaurant with pool and beachside service, pool deck seamlessly connecting to beach, west deck for outdoor massages and lap pool, a kids’ club and more.
Premium Pre-Constructions to Watch Out for in Sunny Isles Beach
The Estates at Acqualina – 17885-17901 Collins Avenue
Nearing completion, this two-tower estate sits on 502 linear feet of pristine private oceanfront. Tower Acqualina 777 rises 50 stories and features a maximum of two luxury condos per floor, for a total of 91 residences. Tower Acqualina 888 also rises 50 stories, but features a maximum of four residences per floor, for a total of 173 luxury condos. Between the two estate-like towers, residents are offered more than 50,000 sq. ft. of unparalleled amenities. These include common areas designed by the world-famous Karl Lagerfeld, a Wall Street Trader’s club room, ice skating rink, Formula One simulator, golf simulator, FlowRider for surfers, bowling lanes, basketball court, movie theater, two-story speakeasy, romantic beachfront restaurant and bar plus much more.
How Safe is Sunny Isles Beach?
Sunny Isles Beach scores big on safety with an “A-” on areavibes.com. Our opinion on this urban community is the same as well, since residents rarely experience any crime and the police in the area are pretty responsive too. Perhaps this is why it continues to rank 4th on the “Best Suburbs for Young Professionals in Miami-Dade County” and is the 16th “Best Suburb to Live in Miami-Dade, according to the 2021 survey on niche.com. It also gets “A” for Nightlife, “A” for Diversity, “A-” in Good for Families, and “A-” for its access to Public Schools.
Best Restaurants in Sunny Isles Beach
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The diverse restaurant scene in Sunny Isles Beach is a fabulous mix of fine dining, casual eats and healthy treats. See below for some of the top restaurants in this coastal suburb:
- Tahiti Beach Club serves up some of the best seafood and sandwiches
- Cut 38 is where the locals roll in for some mouthwatering steaks
- AQ Chophouse by Il Mulino serves a delicious blend of modern steakhouse and Italian flavors in a fine-dining setting
- Timo is a landmark restaurant serving the best Italian-Mediterranean fare in a homey environ
- Chayhana Oasis takes you on a journey through bold Uzbek flavors in a dramatic setting
- Old Samovar is your best bet if you’re looking to sample authentic Russian cuisine
- Sushi, Zen & Izakaya is where you will find locals satiating all their sushi and sashimi cravings
- Rice Asian House & Sushi Bar is another great Asian spot for sushi and crispy duck
- Old Lisbon does subtly flavored Portugese dishes right
- El Tropico Cuban is the neighborhood favorite for authentic Cuban and Caribbean eats
- Il Mulino New York is an iconic Italian restaurant serving classic and regional dishes
- Wolsen Caffe’s all day menu comprises of fresh squeezed juices, coffees and plenty of healthy eats
- Baires Grill is a popular traditional American/Argentinian joint for comfort food
Shopping in Sunny Isles Beach
Residents have decent shopping options in the RK Village Plaza and RK Centers Shopping Mall, offering basic options for casual dining and necessities. While the former is known for its regular retail and casual eateries, the latter is home to established brands and a variety of cuisines. This coastal community is also home to a Publix, Walgreens and Starbucks; all set along Collins Avenue. For more serious shopping, locals can easily head out across the Causeway to the Aventura Mall, or down South to the upscale Bal Harbour Shops.
The Best Located Condo in Sunny Isles Beach
Our vote goes to Jade Signature for the best-located condo in Sunny Isles Beach. Not only does it have direct beach access and unobstructed ocean views, but is also across the street from shopping at the RK Centers mall with its mix of established brands, daily conveniences, and restaurants.
Are you considering moving to the oceanside suburb of Sunny Isles Beach and looking for a luxury condo of your own? Call or email us directly and we will be ready to help you find locate your ideal property.