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November
29

NOTE: This post is from 2017. For an updated list of 2018 holiday events in Boca Raton, click here. The holiday season is upon us! There are plenty of ways to experience this magical season to the fullest — from tree lightings to boat shows, and everything in between. Immerse yourself in the warmth, joy, splendor and excitement of the holiday season at these local events in Boca Raton.  

Holiday Street Parade

Wednesday, December 6 | 7:30–9 p.m.

  Boca Raton Holiday Events Don't miss the 47th Annual Holiday Street Parade hosted by the City of Boca Raton. This year's theme is "Light Up Boca," and the parade will begin at Federal Highway and Southeast 5th Street, traveling north towards Mizner Park Amphitheater. This free, fun and festive event is the perfect cap to an evening spent shopping or dining at the area's many shops and restaurants.  

Boca Raton Town Hall's 90th Birthday

Thursday, December 7 | 5–9 p.m.

Join the Boca Raton Historical Society & Museum for a special lecture and reception honoring the 90th birthday of Boca Raton Town Hall. The guest speaker will be Kathy Dickenson, who will offer a look back at the building's restoration in the 1980s. The Fire Bay Gift Shop will be featuring their annual holiday sale! You must RSVP for this event by calling 561-395-6766 to reserve your spot.  

Intracoastal Holiday Light Cruise

Thursday, December 7 | 5:30–7 p.m.

Set sail atop Palm Breeze Charters' 55-foot Catamaran yachts for the Intracoastal Holiday Light Cruise, including an open bar with beer, wine, soda, bottled water and bar snacks. Tickets for this unique holiday cruise cost $65 per person or $45 for children 12 and under.  

Boca Chamber's 36th Annual Holiday Auction

Thursday, December 7 | 5:30–9 p.m.

Boca Chamber's 36th Annual Holiday Auction

Photo Courtesy of Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce

Boca Chamber's Annual Holiday Auction is one of their most popular events of the year, drawing 300–400 people for an evening of networking and fun competition. Bid on exciting auction items to help the many successful programs at the Boca Chamber and to ensure the development of future programs. Take part in the live and silent auctions for a variety of desirable items while you enjoy culinary delights provided by some of Boca's best restaurants. Register for this delightful evening at Via Mizner Golf & Country Club in advance. Each $30 ticket includes entry to the even, two drinks, and dinner by the bite.  

FAU's Tuba Christmas

Sunday, December 10 | 5 p.m.

Join in the festivities with Florida Atlantic University's annual Tuba Christmas performance at Mizner Park. Doors open at 4 p.m. and this event is free and open to the public! Chairs and blankets are welcome, and chairs will be available to rent for $5 cash inside the venue. Purchase food and beverages inside the venue, and enjoy delightful Christmas songs from this talented group.  

15th Annual Gingerbread Holiday Concert

Sunday, December 10 | 2–4:30 p.m.

Lynn University presents its 15th Annual Gingerbread Holiday Concert at the Boca Raton Resort & Club, featuring musical classics of the season. Lynn Conservatory of Music Dean Jon Robertson will lead the university's Philharmonia in this pops concert. The event will also include a special piece from Disney's "Frozen," an appearance by princess Elsa, and photo opportunities with Santa. Event proceeds benefit the Lynn Conservatory of Music which provides scholarships to talented student musicians.  

Pet Photo Night

Sunday, December 10 | 6–8 p.m.

Pet Photo Night at Town Center at Boca Raton Make sure your fur baby is included in all of the holiday fun this year! Bring your pet to sit, stay and pose for a photo with Santa in the Nordstrom courtyard at the Town Center at Boca Raton on Sunday, December 10 from 6–8 p.m.  

Menorah Lighting at Boca Raton Resort & Club

Tuesday, December 12 | 6 p.m.

Kick off the first night of Hanukkah at the Menorah Lighting in the front courtyard at Boca Raton Resort & Club. Rabbi Ruvi New of Chabad of East Boca will be leading attendees in song and dance along with the ceremonial passing of the torch. Complimentary snacks and refreshments will be served, in addition to special goodie bags for kids.

Family Hanukkah Dinner

Friday, December 15 | 7 p.m.

Celebrate Hanukkah at the Boca Raton Resort & Club with a fun-filled dinner featuring salmon, chicken fricassee, potato pancakes, delicious desserts, and a festive kids buffet. Enjoy holiday crafts and games in addition to a DJ and dancing. Tickets for this event cost $55 for adults, $45 for teens, $35 for children ages 5–12, and are free for children under 4.  

Holiday Boat Parade

Saturday, December 16 | 6:30–8 p.m.

  Boca Raton Holiday Events Experience the holidays in true South Florida fashion at the City of Boca Raton's annual Holiday Boat Parade, featuring stunning boats decked out in holiday lights and decor. You may either enter your boat to participate in the parade, or simply enjoy the parade from the western portion of Red Reef Park, the Wild Flower Property, or Silver Palm Park viewing areas. The parade will start in the Intracoastal Waterway at the C-15 canal and travel south to Hillsboro Bridge. Register your boat in the parade for free, and you could win a cash prize if your boat wins!  

Polar Express Movie and Activities

Friday, December 22 | 5:30 p.m.

Watch the enchanting holiday film "The Polar Express" under the stars at Mizner Park Amphitheater to kick off the holiday weekend. Doors open at 5 p.m. for activities and the movie starts at 6:30 p.m. Chairs and blankets are welcome, and chairs will be available to rent for $5 in cash inside the venue. Food and beverages are available for purchase throughout the movie, but this event is free and open to the public.  

Boca Raton Resort & Club's Christmas Grand Buffet and Bonfire

Monday, December 25 | 3–9 p.m.

Celebrate Christmas evening within the inviting atmosphere of Boca Raton Resort & Club. The Grand Ballroom comes alive with the warmth of the season and a sparkling display of their chefs' finest efforts at the Christmas Grand Buffet from 3–8 p.m. Visit the holiday craft corner featuring face painting, a DJ and other festive activities. Head to the beach between 7 and 9 p.m. for a Family Beach Bonfire with s'mores, complimentary hot chocolate, apple cider, coffee and live music!  

Happy Holidays!

Enjoy time with family and friends as you revel in the splendor of the season at these festive events.
November
22

A spectacular oceanfront estate, known as Tranquillità Del Mare, will hit the auction block without a reserve price on December 13. This massive compound in Vero Beach is listed for $45 million by Premier Estate Properties agents O'Dare, Boga and French. Hailed as "the finest home built in Florida in the past 50 years," the seven-acre compound is the largest property in Vero Beach. It is situated directly alongside the ocean in The Estate Section, one of the most affluent and acclaimed communities in Vero Beach. The property includes an astonishing 27,588 square feet of living space with 18 bedrooms and 27 bathrooms total, split amongst multiple structures. With the palatial main residence as its centerpiece, the property also hosts two private guest houses and a carriage house/caretaker's cottage. $45 Million Oceanfront Estate in Vero Beach to Hit Auction in December $45 Million Oceanfront Estate in Vero Beach to Hit Auction in December $45 Million Oceanfront Estate in Vero Beach to Hit Auction in December $45 Million Oceanfront Estate in Vero Beach to Hit Auction in December $45 Million Oceanfront Estate in Vero Beach to Hit Auction in December $45 Million Oceanfront Estate in Vero Beach to Hit Auction in December The oceanfront land was purchased for $4 million in 2013, and the owner spent $28 million building this carefully designed estate from scratch. The Mediterranean wonder was masterfully designed by noted architect Thomas Hoos of Hoos Architecture. Explore the astounding property with grand view-filled loggias giving way to sweeping lawns with lush gardens, fountains, mature oaks and specimen palms. The resort-style pool boasts the most up-to-date features and amenities, including a bridge, waterfalls, seven hot water heaters, and a spa. With 315 feet of frontage along the Atlantic Ocean, the serene grounds feature a wide sandy beach, dune walk, gorgeous gardens, and cart paths winding throughout. $45 Million Oceanfront Estate in Vero Beach to Hit Auction in December $45 Million Oceanfront Estate in Vero Beach to Hit Auction in December $45 Million Oceanfront Estate in Vero Beach to Hit Auction in December $45 Million Oceanfront Estate in Vero Beach to Hit Auction in December $45 Million Oceanfront Estate in Vero Beach to Hit Auction in December $45 Million Oceanfront Estate in Vero Beach to Hit Auction in December $45 Million Oceanfront Estate in Vero Beach to Hit Auction in December The breathtaking main residence is adorned with a wealth of elegant details and amenities, including mahogany windows and doors with hurricane-impact glass, a climate-controlled wine cave, four elevators, limestone fireplaces and floors, a multi-million dollar theater with 23 custom-made seats, a full-service exercise facility, and much more. Designed by a professional chef, the epicurean's kitchen features custom hand-made cabinetry, calacatta gold marble countertops, a mahogany-topped island, and the finest appliances. Every major indoor room is complemented by an outdoor room of equal splendor, many accented with fireplaces. Each of the two guesthouses and carriage house is two stories and features a living room, a kitchen, two bedrooms, and three bathrooms. $45 Million Oceanfront Estate in Vero Beach to Hit Auction in December $45 Million Oceanfront Estate in Vero Beach to Hit Auction in December $45 Million Oceanfront Estate in Vero Beach to Hit Auction in December $45 Million Oceanfront Estate in Vero Beach to Hit Auction in December $45 Million Oceanfront Estate in Vero Beach to Hit Auction in December This brand new property hit the market earlier this month for the first time. The seller is focused on selling the property as quickly as possible, so it will hit the auction via Concierge Auctions on December 13 without reserve. Therefore, the highest bidder will become the new owner upon closing of the auction. Listing agents Cindy O'Dare, Richard Boga and Clark French hold sales records for every significant estate category in Vero Beach history, including the highest sales prices for luxury residential, oceanfront and riverfront estates, waterfront lots and land parcels. With 75 years of collective real estate experience, annual sales consistently well in excess of $100 million, and career sales of over $3 billion, they make a truly unbeatable team. Get an inside look and more details about Tranquillità Del Mare, one of the finest properties to grace the Florida landscape.
November
15

The holiday season is a wonderful time to invite guests into your home for a special gathering. Enjoy one another's company over a glass of wine and hors d'oeuvres around the warm glow of a fireplace. With all of the planning involved, from the invitations to decor, the last thing you want to worry about is the food on the table. Food is often the centerpiece of the evening, and can take the most time and energy to prepare to perfection. Let a local caterer set the table for your holiday gathering this year! These companies in Delray Beach — and a few up the road in Boynton Beach — are sure to delight you and your guests with a delicious meal, some tantalizing appetizers, and mouth-watering desserts.  

CateringCC

Catering CC

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Catering CC is a full-service company serving Palm Beach County, Broward County and Miami-Dade County. Their expert team is capable of meeting all culinary needs from a gathering of 25 people to a group of 2,500 people. They also offer full event planning services as well, making them the perfect one-stop-shop for an event, party or corporate luncheon. CateringCC's menus focus on classical cuisine with what they call a "Floribbean" twist. Explore their special holiday buffet package, which includes hors d'oeuvres, full meals, dessert and service attendants.  

Chez Gourmet Catering

Chez Gourmet

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Chez Gourmet offers more than just culinary expertise. This catering company based in Boynton Beach provides stress-free planning services if you are looking to host a larger event and need a sounding board for ideas. Their food is of the utmost quality — never cooked hours in advance and stored in a hotbox or warming oven. As much of the menu as possible is prepared on site at each event, ensuring everything is fresh, flavorful and beautiful. Each buffet, tray and plate appears as a work of art, comprised of seasonal ingredients often sourced from their personal garden. Each menu is tailored to your taste, allowing you to create the dining experience of your dreams. Allow Chez Gourmet to make your event dreams come true!  

Executive One Catering

Executive One Catering is one of South Florida's most recommended and renowned caterers. No matter your event size and style, this team of expert chefs and event planners can cater to your every need. From casual sandwich and wrap platters to formal silver-service corporate events or gatherings, they can make your vision a reality. Choose from a selection of delicious hors d'oeuvres, desserts, sides, beverages and more.  

Laura Ashley Catering & Events

Laura Ashley Catering & Events

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Laura Ashley has long been a trusted caterer for weddings and events in the South Florida area. Their various menus provide a range of options for your holiday event, from light hors d'oeuvres to a full brunch, but you may completely customize your menu and receive a price quote by contacting the Laura Ashley team directly. Their fresh and flavorful food and hospitable service are sure to wow guests, and significantly lighten your event-planning load.  

Boutique Catering Co.

Boutique Catering

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Boutique Catering Co. provides private chef services for intimate gatherings throughout the region. Chef July (Julie) Aviles is a trained professional with over 16 years of experience in the culinary arts. She develops healthy and delicious foods comprised of the highest quality ingredients from around the world. Choose from the various menu choices, including the Tasting Menu with six or more of their finest dishes or the Tapas Menu with a variety of appetizer-style dishes from all over the world. Or treat yourself with the Chef's Favorite Menu, which requires no special occasion; simply have your favorite foods freshly prepared in front of you by your private on-call chef!  

Chef Davin Rodriguez

Chef Davin Rodriguez

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Whether you're looking for a personal chef to make weekly dinners more feasible, or someone to cook for a large gathering, Chef Davin has it covered. Simply schedule a phone consultation with Chef Davin to go over the details of your event, such as the menu, food likes and dislikes, the event date, and more, and he will customize a menu for your approval. In the days leading up to the event, he will source the freshest local and organic ingredients to handcraft your menu. While on site, Chef Davin will prepare the food, serve your guests and clean up — alleviating you from all stress and hassle.  

Eclectic Eats Catering & Private Events

Eclectic Eats Catering & Private Events

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Eclectic Eats is a team focused on sustainability, art and globally inspired cuisine. They have a stunning venue available for rental in addition to catering services. Their catered events offer a unique miscellany of tastes and aromas that bring the world to your plate, as you experience their Eclectic Fusion Cuisine. Their full-service catering includes a completely customizable menu based on your theme preference, or you can opt to have your food ready for pickup or delivered to your event location. Eclectic Eats even offers a variety of rentals, including professional catering equipment, upscale vintage furniture, decor lighting, linens, table setups and more.  

A Alexander Events Catering

A Alexander Events Catering

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For over 25 years, A Alexander Events Catering has been serving exceptional fare with first-class service to the South Florida region. They are renowned for their catering at corporate and private events, weddings, bar/bat mitzvahs, graduations, anniversaries, baby and bridal showers, and themed parties. No event is too large or too small for A Alexander Events! In addition to the customizable menus, their team can assist you with other details — including entertainment, decor, flowers, valet parking and more. Their expert in the industry and familiarity with the local market are invaluable resources when it comes to making your event a success.  

TeaLicious Tea House & Catering

TeaLicious Tea House & Catering

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TeaLicious Tea House & Catering has a team of event specialists ready to take your private event to the next level. They offer an array of menu options, from elegant tea parties to a dessert-centered event. Simply contact TeaLicious to further discuss the details of your event, at which point they will work with you to customize the menu and theme you desire — whether you are hosting at their beautiful Victorian venue or in the comfort of your home.  

Happy Hosting!

Hand over the menu to an expert so you can enjoy your gathering to the fullest.
November
8

Encompassing 600± acres from the Atlantic Ocean to the Indian River Lagoon lies Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club, a hidden seaside treasure with world-class amenities in store. This resort-style gated community hosts an award-winning Arnold Palmer golf course, a luxurious beach club, upscale dining destinations, a state-of-the-art tennis and fitness club, and many more exclusive amenities. In addition to the desirable features available to residents, Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club hosts some of the most impressive properties in Vero Beach and perhaps the entire Southeast Florida region. All of the residences are nestled in beautiful settings on winding streets and private cul-de-sacs designed to optimize open vistas of the lush fairways, conservation land, sparkling lakes, lagoon, and ocean that surround this idyllic one-of-a-kind community. Take a look at some of the most stunning estates for sale in Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club.  

Island-Inspired Estate With Jaw-Dropping Courtyard

9 Gorgeous Estates For Sale in Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club, Vero Beach 9 Gorgeous Estates For Sale in Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club, Vero Beach

Property Located at 141 Beachside Drive | Listed By O'Dare, Boga + French

This massive six-bedroom residence is one of a select number of direct oceanfront estates in Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club. However, the decadent pool courtyard is nearly as impressive, providing an effortless indoor/outdoor lifestyle for residents. This custom-built island-inspired estate is thoughtfully planned with exquisite details inside and out.  

Elegant Riverfront Estate

9 Gorgeous Estates For Sale in Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club, Vero Beach 9 Gorgeous Estates For Sale in Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club, Vero Beach

Property Located at 701 Grove Place | Listed By Bob Niederpruem

Spanning over 200 feet along the idyllic Indian River, this exceptional West Indies-inspired estate sits among a lush oasis at the end of a secluded cul-de-sac. Fine millwork and beautiful design elements are used to create a warm, elegant atmosphere throughout the estate, including saturnia marble, hardwood floors, and dramatic mahogany doors and paneling. Resort-style living is the focus of the magnificent waterside terrace with a summer kitchen, covered lounge areas, a pool, a spa, and a firepit.  

Secluded Home Centering on Pool Courtyard

9 Gorgeous Estates For Sale in Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club, Vero Beach 9 Gorgeous Estates For Sale in Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club, Vero Beach

Property Located at 121 Seaspray | Listed By O'Dare, Boga + French

This breathtaking Andrew Kirschner-designed estate features expansive golf and lake views. Its spacious interior has plenty of space for entertaining, and the exterior includes extensive patios, a resort-style pool and spa, a summer kitchen, and a fire pit. This meticulously built property is truly fit for a king.  

Gracious Residence Overlooking Golf Course

9 Gorgeous Estates For Sale in Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club, Vero Beach 9 Gorgeous Estates For Sale in Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club, Vero Beach

Property Located at 400 Indies Drive | Listed By Bob Niederpruem

Tranquil lake waters give way to the lush golf course as the backdrop of this West Indies-inspired estate by award-winning Jackson Kirschner Architects and Jones + Jones. Gracious design and high-end finishes set this residence apart in its magnificent setting along the water's edge. The wraparound screened sunroom is served by a summer kitchen, providing the perfect indoor/outdoor living space.  

Single-Story Estate Along the Water

9 Gorgeous Estates For Sale in Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club, Vero Beach 9 Gorgeous Estates For Sale in Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club, Vero Beach

Property Located at 390 Indies Drive | Listed By Nancy Hardy

This scenic lakefront property overlooks wide, sparkling waters and the greenscape of the fairway beyond. Experience effortless living in the open layout of this single-story residence opening to an airy screened veranda and a sun-splashed pool and spa.  

West Indies-Inspired Estate Bordering Nature Preserve

9 Gorgeous Estates For Sale in Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club, Vero Beach 9 Gorgeous Estates For Sale in Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club, Vero Beach

Property Located at 419 Indies Drive | Listed By Bob Niederpruem

This West Indies-inspired residence bordering a nature preserve is completely surrounded by lush tropical foliage, creating a secluded, peaceful environment. This luxurious retreat features neutral tones throughout the interior and a large terrace with a sparkling pool and fountains outside.  

Traditional Home With Serene Water Views

9 Gorgeous Estates For Sale in Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club, Vero Beach 9 Gorgeous Estates For Sale in Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club, Vero Beach

Property Located at 909 Orchid Point | Listed By O'Dare, Boga + French

This impeccably built residence by Croom Construction centers on a lovely landscaped pool courtyard anchored by a separate guest house. The west-facing screened porch and patio offers a breathtaking view of the lake, estuary, and tree-cloaked coastline across the water. This traditional-style estate was constructed with high-end finishes, and an open floor plan that encourages indoor/outdoor living.  

Golf Course Home With Simple Design

9 Gorgeous Estates For Sale in Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club, Vero Beach 9 Gorgeous Estates For Sale in Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club, Vero Beach

Property Located at 430 Indies Drive | Listed By Nancy Hardy

Simultaneously casual and elegant, this estate offers sweeping vistas of the lush golf course Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club is renowned for. Exit through an airy wall of French doors to the relaxing verandah and lounge terrace with a luxurious pool next to a large screened porch for outdoor dining.  

High-End Home Surrounded By Lush Foliage

9 Gorgeous Estates For Sale in Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club, Vero Beach 9 Gorgeous Estates For Sale in Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club, Vero Beach

Property Located at 940 Orchid Point Way | Listed By Nancy Hardy

Tucked away at the end of a cul-de-sac surrounded by tropical foliage, this appointed residence was built by Croom Construction, a leading Vero Beach-based firm. No detail was overlooked on this property — both inside the inviting and comfortable interior or out in the courtyard with sitting and dining areas and a free-form pool and spa.
November
1

Along the Atlantic Ocean lies the luxurious resort community of Boca Raton. While many travel to this oceanfront town on holiday, there are many who are fortunate to call Boca their home. The city's rich history, elegant Venetian architecture, white-sand beaches, and high-end shopping all embody its lavishness and desirability as a premier destination on Florida's Gulf Coast. Explore some of the most desirable communities in the city, from oceanfront enclaves with private dockage to gated neighborhoods overlooking a lake. These are some of the most prestigious and high-end neighborhoods in Boca Raton and South Florida as a whole.

Prestigious & High-End Boca Raton Communities Include:

Royal Palm Yacht & Country Club | The Sanctuary | The Estates | Por La Mar | 5th Avenue Estates | Le Lac | Long Lake Estates

 

Royal Palm Yacht & Country Club

One of the nation's most sought-after yachting communities, Royal Palm Yacht & Country Club was established over half a century ago, reigning as Boca's prestigious signature address. Throughout history, its residents have led lifestyles synonymous with the vision of Addison Mizner in the 1920s. Enter through the guard-gated entrance of this renowned community to experience first-class living to the fullest, complete with a full-service marina, fitness center, swimming pool, tennis and croquet courts, and a world-famous golf course designed by Jack Nicklaus. Royal Palm Yacht & Country Club Boca Raton, FL Estates in Royal Palm Yacht & Country Club reside in close proximity to the desirable Atlantic Ocean beachfront, and several are nestled along deep waterways with private yacht dockage right in their backyard. Others overlook the magnificent Royal Palm golf course, enjoying immediate access to this exceptional course.  

The Sanctuary

Distinguished as one of the most prestigious gated communities in the entire nation, The Sanctuary offers the utmost in quiet seclusion in Boca Raton's internationally acclaimed yachting enclave. Exclusive amenities available to residents of The Sanctuary include a 20-slip marina, Har-Tru tennis courts, and a 27±-acre bird/wildlife preserve cloaked in a canopy of pristine woodlands. Privacy and security are ensured with the community's round-the-clock guard-gated entry as well as its own road and water patrol services. The Sanctuary Boca Raton, FL

4101 Ibis Point Circle | Available For Sale Here

Estates in The Sanctuary are nestled along winding tree-lined streets and finger isles, often capturing protected views over the tranquil waterway to the lush nature preserve nearby. Many residents enjoy deepwater dockage, while others have properties on expansive double lots with multi-yacht dockage available.  

The Estates

The Estates carries on the glamorous tradition of world-class resort living that Boca Raton is known for throughout the world. This prestigious beachside enclave features an impressive collection of estates surrounded by sumptuous tropical foliage and breathtaking natural surroundings, such as vistas of the glistening ocean nearby. Residents enjoy immediate access to the beach and a short commute to neighboring Boca Raton Resort & Club and the exclusive Royal Palm Yacht & Country Club. The Estates Boca Raton, FL

1261 Spanish River Road | Available For Sale Here

Properties in The Estates are true works of art. This historic community features unusually large lots hosting some of the most spectacular properties in all of South Florida. Stately residences along the picturesque Spanish River Road front the Intracoastal Waterway, and interior lots experience the utmost in privacy and seclusion through lush landscaping and private gates. Some properties in The Estates are original 1930s homes designed by the celebrated Swiss-born architect Maurice Fatio in his signature Mediterranean Revival Style.  

Por La Mar

Tucked between the Intracoastal Waterway and the vast Atlantic Ocean lies one of Boca's hidden gems — Por La Mar. This prestigious neighborhood is one of the oldest in the region, offering a tropical oasis in the heart of Boca Raton. Yachters may park their vessels in the backyard of waterfront properties and access the ocean through the nearby Boca Raton Inlet. While several estates are located along the edge of Lake Boca Raton and the Intracoastal Waterway, all share a proximity to the white sand beaches just steps away. Por La Mar estates are some of the most sought-after residences in all of South Florida, due to their exemplary design and picturesque setting. There are over 200 luxury properties in Por La Mar in a myriad of styles, including Old World, Tuscan, Mediterranean, and modern.  

5th Avenue Estates

5th Avenue Estates has been nicknamed "Mansion Row," and rightfully so. This incredible collection of estate homes is quite the sight to see. Estates along 5th Avenue enjoy privacy and seclusion, as nearly each property is situated on an expansive lot with a long driveway and typically, a private gated entry. Residents may access some of Boca's finest attractions, including the sun-drenched sugar sands of the Atlantic, the world-renowned Boca Raton Resort & Club, and the fine shopping and dining of Palmetto Park Road and Mizner Park, also home to the Boca Raton Museum of Art. 5th Avenue Estates luxury homes are some of the most impressive architectural masterpieces around, ranging in style from classic Mediterranean and British West Indies designs to striking modern statements. Nearly each property in this community is located along the Intracoastal Waterway and enjoys protected yacht-dockage in a no-wake zone just minutes from the Boca Raton Inlet. Scenic views and an ideal location make this an especially attractive area for buyers.  

Le Lac

Tucked in the central part of Boca Raton around a collection of serene lakes lies the private gated enclave of Le Lac, totalling over 200 acres of land. This exclusive community features breathtaking water views, lush greenery, access to nearby upscale amenities, and some of the most stunning properties in the area. Residents may easily access nearby golf courses, country clubs, and shopping destinations within the heart of Boca Raton. Le Lac Boca Raton, FL Le Lac hosts 32 estates, each of which is situated on over an acre of land. Many properties enjoy pristine water views, taking in breathtaking scenes of sparkling lakes and tropical foliage. The impressive mansions of Le Lac are completely private due to the security of the community, distance between properties, and the overall secluded feel of the neighborhood.  

Long Lake Estates

Long Lake Estates is a prestigious gated estate enclave tucked away on tree-lined cul-de-sacs winding their way among lush park areas and sparkling lakes. Enter through a bridge-like guard-gated entrance to the neighborhood, ensuring the utmost in privacy and security. With expansive properties of at least one acre, Long Lake Estates is comprised of less than 130 residences on the community's scenic 200-acre grounds. Long Lake Estates Boca Raton, FL

8600 Twin Lake Drive | Available For Sale Here

Some of the most desirable properties in Long Lake Estates are the direct lakefront residences taking in remarkable water views and private boat docks. Each estate is custom-built with unique architectural character and special amenities. Many properties feature luxurious outdoor entertainment areas with resort-style pools and summer kitchens, and some offer the added luxury of private tennis courts.

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