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Highland Beach

In between Boca Raton and Delray Beach in Palm Beach County, Florida, lies the charming town of Highland Beach. With a population of around 4,300 residents, it offers a peaceful escape from the hustle and bustle of South Florida while still providing easy access to its many attractions. Here's a glimpse into what makes Highland Beach special. 

Florida's Hidden Gem

Highland Beach often gets overlooked by its larger neighbors, but its pristine beaches, laid-back atmosphere, and strong sense of community make it a true gem for those seeking a quieter Florida experience.

Sea Turtle Sanctuary

From March to October, Highland Beach's shores become a vital nesting ground for endangered sea turtles. Witnessing hatchlings make their way to the ocean is a magical experience for both residents and visitors.

Nature Lover's Paradise

With A1A Scenic Highway running through the town and the Intracoastal Waterway just steps away, Highland Beach offers ample opportunities for kayaking, paddleboarding, fishing, and enjoying the natural beauty of the area.

Upscale Enclaves

While boasting a laid-back vibe, Highland Beach also features luxurious beachfront condos and resorts, attracting those seeking a touch of elegance in their seaside escape.

Foodie Delights

Despite its small size, Highland Beach offers a surprising variety of dining options, from casual cafes and waterfront bars to upscale restaurants with breathtaking ocean views.

Even More Highland Has to Offer 

History and Culture

Highland Beach was incorporated in 1949 and named for its relatively elevated terrain compared to surrounding areas. The town has a rich history, with remnants of early settlements and Native American burial mounds still visible.

Activities and Events

While Highland Beach may not have a bustling nightlife scene, it offers a variety of family-friendly activities throughout the year, including art shows, farmers' markets, and holiday celebrations.


Real Estate

Housing options in Highland Beach range from charming beach cottages to luxurious waterfront mansions, making it a desirable location for both permanent residents and vacationers.

In conclusion, Highland Beach offers a unique blend of tranquility, natural beauty, and upscale living. Whether you're seeking a peaceful retreat, a haven for wildlife watching, or a base for exploring South Florida's many attractions, Highland Beach has something to offer everyone.


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