Star, Hibiscus and Palm Island Real Estate
The three islands of Star, Hibiscus and Palm are located off of MacArthur Causeway in Miami Beach Florida.
Hibiscus Island is part of the South Beach neighborhood but still in the city of Miami Beach. It's a man-made island in the crystal waters of Biscayne Bay located just north of Palm Island. This residential island is only accessible through by the MacArthur Causeway.
Hibiscus was completed in 1922 by the Army Corps of Engineers. The twin islands of Hibiscus and Palm became winter homes to notable celebrities impressed by the views and the skylines of Miami Beach and downtown Miami. Today, the island is home to several estates and mansions including several converted apartments and condominiums. With high property values, this is one of the most luxurious places to live in all of Miami and Miami Beach.
Palm Island is also a part of South Beach and the city of Miami Beach created around the same time as Hibiscus. This a residential neighborhood has high property values also solely accessible from the MacArthur Causeway through Hibiscus Island. This island is 82 acres of residential estates and luxury properties. Notable residents have included Barbara Walters, Nick Nolte and Al Capone. On the north end of the island is a small park, Palm Island Park complete with tennis courts, basketball courts and open fields. Microphone off
Star Island was also created and dredged in 1922 and part of the South Beach neighborhood of Miami Beach. This island is south of the Venetian Islands and east of Palm and Hibiscus. Unique to Star Island, there is a guardhouse at its entrance and is solely an exclusive, private residential neighborhood. Guests must be called in by a permanent resident in order to enter by vehicle. Pedestrians and cyclists may enter without permission but must stay on the road. This island is accessible only by Bridge Road from MacArthur Causeway.
These islands are part of the Miami-Dade County public school district and utilize the South Pointe elementary school, the Nautilus middle school and the Miami Beach high school.
Home prices vary for each but are roughly the same pricing average of between $2 million and $15 million. Star Island homes are between $10 million and $20 million on average. These luxury homes are private, quiet and part of an elite residential neighborhood. Browse current listings here or call me anytime for a personalized list of homes and real estate on either Hibiscus, Star or Palm Island in Miami Beach Florida. Image by Pietra and Silvia