In 1897 Luther Halland, an associate at Henry Flagler’s Florida East Coast Railway, started a settlement in the area just south of Dania later renamed as Hallandale in 1947 and again as Hallandale Beach in 1999. Hallandale Beach, much like is northern neighbor, Hollywood, boasts white sandy beaches while uniquely featuring world-class attractions like Gulfstream Park and Casino (home of the Florida Derby), Mardi Gras Casino and Racing (Greyhound racing track that hosts the World Classic), The Diplomat Golf and Tennis Club and much more. Hallandale Beach also offers sporting activities year-round which include tennis, golf, swimming, boating, and salt water fishing. Evenings offer a choice of fine or casual dining and night club entertainment for all ages. Merchandise of every kind can be found in shopping centers, individual boutiques and malls conveniently located throughout the city. Whether it is fun in the sun, sizzling nightlife, sporting activities or just relaxing on a sunny, pristine beach it can all be found in Hallandale Beach.
Aventura is the northernmost community in Miami-Dade County and became incorporated as a city in 1995. It gained its’ name from the Spanish word for “adventure” and is known as a shopper’s haven. Aventura hosts the 5th largest mall in the United States, Aventura Mall, as the centerpiece of the community littered with fabulous shopping plazas, centers, stores, restaurants and bars. The Hallandale Beach-Hollywood-Aventura area of South Florida has it all and provide a great playground for an exciting South Florida vacation.
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Just one block from the white, sandy beaches of Hallandale Beach directly on the Intracoastal waterway stands BeachWalk Resort. This 33-story condo hotel is the newest resort in the Hallandale-Hollywood Beach area and offers sophisticated European-inspired design with spectacular views of the Intracoastal Waterway, Atlantic Ocean and/or downtown Ft. Lauderdale. The resort amenities include heated pool, gym with state-of-the-art exercise equipment, shuttle service to the beach and area attractions (Gulfstream Park and Aventura Mall), business center, valet parking and front-desk service. BeachWalk Resort offer a unique destination perfect for a romantic getaway or family vacation.