South Beach’s Top 10 Shopping Spots

South Beach is considered one of the busiest areas for shopping and is surrounded by stores on every corner. The most famous are on Collins Avenue, Washington Avenue and Lincoln Road, which is just a few blocks away and runs east to west, right in the middle of downtown. From high-end boutiques like Intermix and Stella McCartney to mainstream stores like H&M and Zara, shopping on South Beach is a must for tourists. Ocean Drive is also in close proximity to some of the city’s best malls, where you can browse for as long as your heart desires, or simply store until you drop. Below, we’ve listed the 15 best places to store in South Beach and the surrounding area:

#1 Lincoln Road

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If you like shopping, Lincoln Road Mall is the place for you. This famous spot in Miami Beach has a pedestrian mall with stores and restaurants where you can literally spend the whole day. In the 1930s, Lincoln Road was littered with retail stores and became the Rodeo Drive of the East. A drastic transformation of Lincoln Road took place in the 1950s. Morris Lapidus built the amphitheater, new fountains and concrete shelters in a modern design style that has since become a classic.

#2 Fontainebleau

Interior of fashion clothing store for women.

A collection of stores perfect for luxury shopping at any age at the Fontainebleau Hotel Miami Beach. Stores like Ida & Harry, Aquamarine, Timeless and many more. In the stores you can buy your outfit for the day on the yacht or your elegant evening dress! Feel special, then stop by and buy the items that match your feelings.

#3 Bayside Marketplace
shopping precinct

This fantastic outdoor shopping center has everything for the whole family. Here you can lounge, eat, people-watch, store until your feet hurt, or even listen to live entertainment all day long. You can do it all at Bayside Marketplace. Boat tours are also available – take a look at the waterfront mansions of the rich and famous!

#4 Bal Harbour Shops
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Exclusive stores in Miami – yes, that’s Bal Harbour Shops. Here you can’t only store, but also eat well – from Italian to Japanese. Miami locals love it! For those who like it a little more casual, Bal Harbor Shops has it all. Locals recommend Makoto Restaurant with its innovative dishes.

#5 Shops of Il Villagio
Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, Florida

Everything you need in Miami Beach can be found in the stores on Ocean Drive. If you need a bathing suit or want to get on a boat with friends, this is the place to be. Amidst the hustle and bustle of Ocean Drive, you can buy a fashionable pair of flip flops or other fashionable Miami souvenirs to take home as mementos of your beautiful Miami vacation.

#6 Miami Design District
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The Miami Design District is Miami’s Fifth Avenue. Store at stores like Dior, Celine, Hermes and many more. The ultimate luxury shopping experience. Not to mention, the area is full of nightlife and restaurants where you can shop all day and party all night. From women’s fashion to men’s fashion to children’s fashion, let the shopping begin.

#7 Sunset Harbour Shops
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Want to get into the Miami groove? Sunset Harbor’s waterfront stores are the place to be. Locals love the trendy and chic boutiques and usually stop in for a latte at the cafes or restaurants while they spend the day spending their hard-earned money. Mingle and spend the day searching for the best finds to remind you of your luxurious stay in Miami.

#8 Fifth and Alton
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Located at the gateway to South Beach, the Fifth and Alton shopping center is a prominent landmark. It marks the end of the MacArthur Causeway and provides a stunning backdrop. With its well-known stores like Publix, Best Buy, Ross Dress for Less, and TJ Maxx, an incredible 83,000 cars pass by this remarkable location every day!

#9 Official Art Deco Gift Shop
Art Deco building in the Art Deco District, South Beach, Miami

Get your typical and beautiful Miami souvenirs at the Official Art Deco Gift Shop. If you walk along Ocean Drive, you can buy great souvenirs here that will make all your friends back home wish they were in Miami too. If you’re heading to the beach or just going to brunch with friends, don’t forget to stop by here and make sure you pick up something perfect for your loved ones!

#10 BLVD at Lenox
BLVD at Lenox

BLVD at Lenox is located at the gateway to Miami Beach in one of the busiest business districts. The 5-story, modern-design project offers 82,000 square feet of retail space and 224 parking spaces. BLVD at Lenox houses major brands such as Target and Mattress Firm.

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