Fisher Island, the former winter estate of William K. Vanderbilt, is one of the most exclusive residential communities in the world. Located on Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean, the 216-acre playground of the rich and famous is only accessible by a 24/7 car ferry, helicopter or private boat. Buyers have a choice of living on the ocean or bay. People who own seaside condominiums or villas may put their residences in the hotel program.
This self-contained island offers a private school, bank, post office, shops and fire station with paramedics. Additional conveniences include a beauty salon, florist, tiki bar, 18 tennis courts, new golf course, golf and tennis pro shop, polo field, world-renowned marina and yachting center and clubhouse. Other amenities are a lounge with piano bar, gourmet market, seven distinct restaurants and one of the world’s largest spas.