South Beach Area Information
Out And About On Ocean Drive
Crescent Resort is located on Ocean Drive across from Lummus Park and the beach. For your pleasure, South Beach features food and drink concession stands, beach chairs and umbrella rentals, restrooms and shower facilities, volleyball, water sports rentals, lifeguards, and beach patrols.
Restaurants, cafés, and specialty foods are just steps from Crescent Resort's front door. The Front Porch Café offers great American-style food at reasonable prices. For fresh mozzarella and prosciutto, smoked salmon, and other mouth watering sandwiches, visit La Sandwicherier, located just around the corner from Crescent. Whatever your hunger, South Beach has the satisfaction.
Crescent Resort is moments away from boutique shopping experiences, blazing hot night clubs, and celebrity chef restaurants. Whether you are in town for Art Deco Weekend,The Winter Party Festival, The South Beach Food & Wine Festival, or taking a well-earned vacation, Crescent Resort provides gracious accommodations in the middle of all the action. The staff at the concierge desk will be happy to make reservations for you.
If you don't get up until the sun goes down, the South Beach night life cannot be surpassed. The combination of music and magnetic energy spills out of the clubs onto the streets, making SoBe a magical nighttime experience. Choose your style of music, then choose your club. Night clubs like Mynt Lounge, Mansion, and Mango's are only moments from Crescent Resort. Whether your musical taste runs to Hip Hop, Rock, or Latin, SoBe has what you are looking for...Live entertainment, DJs that rip it up nightly with scorching dance music, and martini bars with the quintessential Art Deco look are waiting for you on South Beach. Celebrity sightings are a daily event.
Top Events In South Beach
If you're in town for special events, such as Jazz in the Gardens, the International Boat Show, or the Coconut Grove Art Festival, Crescent Resort On South Beach makes a great home base for all of your activity plans.
ArteamericasCalle Ocho FestivalJazz in the GardensMiami Beach International Fashion WeekMiami International Film FestivalMiami-Dade Heritage DaysSony Ericsson OpenUltra Music FestivalWinter Music ConferenceWGC - Cadillac Championship (at Doral)
Retail Therapy And More
For those with a penchant for shopping, Miami offers a vast variety of retail therapy. The most upscale shopping experience is at Bal Harbour Shops with its open air garden of waterfalls and tropical foliage. You'll find legendary boutiques including Gucci, Prada, and Versace, salons, outdoor cafes, and the best department stores like Neiman Marcus and Saks Fifth Avenue. Or enjoy South Florida's largest regional mall, Aventura Mall, with over 300 stores, restaurants, department stores, and a 24-screen movie theatre. Right around the corner from Crescent Resort, Collins Avenue and Lincoln Road shops offer a selection of designer stores and premier fashion retailers.
You'll never be at a loss for something to do in Miami Beach. Attractions are bountiful in Miami ranging from the famous to the adventuresome to a natural River of Grass to the man-made Art Deco Historic District. South Beach has attractions that stir the soul and capture the imagination. Art galleries, museums and performing arts centers are all nearby.
Miami's abundant sunshine and tropical breezes will make your time on the golf course pure pleasure. Miami and Miami Beach have so many beautiful award- winning courses to choose from that a duffer or aficionado will have an unparalleled golf experience. Choose from some of the most challenging courses in the world. The Biltmore Golf Club, designed in 1925, offers the perfect course for every skill level. Crandon Golf Key Biscayne championship course is only 20 minutes from South Beach. Miami Beach Golf Course is close to all the hotels in Miami Beach and was designed by one of the United States' premier golf course designers. Miami Shores Country Club is only 15 minutes from Miami Beach. The concierge will be happy to arrange your tee time.
Things to do during your stay at Crescent Resort On South Beach...