Delray Beach is considered one of South Florida’s best kept secrets for a reason! Known as “The Village by the Sea,” the coastal town of Delray Beach is home to a vibrant downtown with exciting restaurants, shops, nightlife and fantastic beachfront townhouses, waterfront homes, active adult communities and downtown condos. An upscale beach town with a year round resort atmosphere, Delray Beach is a perfect place to call home.
From the lush parks, historic museums, theaters and Public Library to bike rentals, yacht cruises, miniature golf, or a hot cup of coffee at a sidewalk cafe, you can always find something wonderful happening here, both night and day in Delray Beach!
Delray Beach is the place to live when choosing a home in South Florida. From state-of-the-art “Green” apartments, condominiums, historical homes to beach front living, Delray Beach is home to singles, couples, families with children to young active retirees. Many international families have chosen Delray Beach as a second home when visiting the USA as well as making it their permanent residences.
In addition to award-winning beaches, a bustling downtown district, vibrant nightlife and rich cultural heritage, Delray Beach hosts numerous events and programs for both residents and visitors. Regardless of what time of year it is, there is usually something fun going on in Delray.
Shops, Shops & More Shops… our decoratively lit, charming streetscapes are filled with an eclectic blend of unique shops and fabulous boutiques where the latest designer fashions for your wardrobe, home or office are yours to discover! Downtown Delray Beach offers a mix of shops not unlike New York’s Madison Avenue and SoHo with a small town All-America City ambiance and friendly services. For more about Delray Beach shopping, visit Downtown Delray Shopping.
So many wonderful restaurants to choose from… you’ve read the rave reviews about dining in Downtown Delray Beach, now it’s time to taste what everybody is talking about! From fresh seafood and steaks to a wide array of delectable ethnic cuisine, from a four-star restaurant to a sidewalk cafe, you’re sure to find it here! For more information about dining in Delray Beach, visit Downtown Delray Beach Dining.
Here’s a short list of some of our favorites:
In addition to award-winning beaches, a bustling downtown district, vibrant nightlife and rich cultural heritage, Delray Beach hosts numerous events and programs for both residents and visitors. Regardless of what time of year it is, there is usually something fun going on. For a full list of upcoming events in Delray Beach visit Downtown Delray Beach Events.
Entertainment and fine dining come together at IPIC, Delray Beach to make every experience, Exclusively Yours. Experience an intimate date night or gathering with friends & family in IPIC’s auditoriums, lounge and bar spaces. Enjoy the latest films reclined in the privacy of patent pending custom designed Pods where you can dine in the dark and enjoy a chef-driven theater menu and mixology offerings. With service at the push of a button, ninja servers ensure your comfort complete with pillows, blankets and unlimited popcorn. Hold your next family celebration or corporate event at IPIC.
Pinball machine arcade, restaurant & bar in Downtown Delray Beach. Enjoy vintage pinball machines, skee ball, shuffleboard and much more!
The Delray Beach Tennis Center is a full-service public tennis facility with 14 clay courts, 6 hard courts, and an 8,200 seat stadium located in the heart of Delray Beach, FL, just to the west of the world famous downtown area on Atlantic Avenue.
This unique Nature Center, home to native plants, live animals, and a world class shell collection is located in a historic 1936 beachfront home in Delray Beach, Florida. The Center offers a glimpse into South Florida’s fragile marine and freshwater environments through educational exhibits and programs, including shark, stingray and alligator feedings, guided historic tours, astronomy nights and special events.
Putt putt golf has never been so much fun with 36 Holes of thrilling miniature golf in downtown Delray Beach. Play 18 holes on our tropical Ocean course or 18 on the native Florida-themed Everglades. Fun for the whole family!
Discover Crane’s Beach House Boutique Hotel & Luxury Villas—one of the most exclusive resorts known to the Palm Beaches Area. This magical hideaway bristles with tropical Key West style beauty, barely visible through the perimeter treeline, earning its mystique as “Delray’s hidden treasure.”
Experience a truly enchanting hotel in Delray Beach. The Delray Beach Marriott is an intimate, Mediterranean-style hotel located on the Gold Coast at the corner of A1A (Ocean Boulevard) and the famed Atlantic Avenue. It is located within walking distance to shops, restaurants, nightlife, and more!
The Seagate Hotel & Spa is a boutique hotel located near the ocean and beyond your expectations in the charming resort town of Delray Beach.
The Seagate Country Club unveiled a multi-million dollar renovation of its 18-hole private golf course on November 20, 2013. “The Hamlet Golf Club was purchased and renamed the Seagate Country Club in November 2012 and was then fully renovated to create a world class golf facility to complement the award winning Seagate Hotel & Spa and Seagate Beach Club.
Nationally recognized Boston’s on the Beach has been serving locals and tourists alike for 33 years. With breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean as well as the ideal setting to enjoy casual dining, live music, and sports games, the first floor restaurant affectionately nicknamed “The Beach” is the place to visit.
Luxurious setting and a spectacular view. In your mind’s eye, define what Florida means to you – its feeling, smell, sights, and sounds. Now add the nostalgia of Hemingway, the impact of Flagler, the class of Palm Beach, the sound of the surf of Delray Beach and the cuisine of fresh seafood from a four star staff. Now picture that in a second floor room with floor to ceiling windows that wrap around a panoramic view of the white sands of Delray Beach and the dark blue waters of the Atlantic Ocean. This is your experience at 50 Ocean.
Located directly across from the ocean, Caffe Luna Rosa offers a memorable and authentic Italian dining experience in a casual atmosphere. The restaurant is designed on two levels with alfresco seating and an elevated open-air dining room highlighted by granite, authentic artwork and magnificent woodwork. Perfect for congenial conversation and people-watching along the shoreline during the day.
Veterans Park was built in 1966-1967 and is still cherished by the locals and tourists of Delray Beach today.
With three luxurious decks, guests will have plenty of room to roam and no one will need to travel far for boarding, as the Delray Yacht Cruises is docked right at Veterans Park in Delray Beach, just a hop, skip and jump from the downtown Delray shops and dining.
At Deck 84, legendary South Florida restaurateur Burt Rapoport brings Casual American waterfront restaurant dining to Atlantic Avenue in Delray Beach. Adjacent to the Atlantic Avenue bridge in Delray Beach, our waterfront restaurant, Deck 84, offers fresh sophistication with vibrant aquatic blue and orange hued interiors designed to embrace and complement Florida’s resort-themed lifestyle. Dine, drink and discover Deck 84’s affordably priced American menu. Come on by to sip cocktails and enjoy life with us under the sun at Deck 84.
Che!!! Restaurant is an Argentine Steakhouse with original locations in Spain. This Delray Beach location is their first foray into the U.S. and we’re glad they chose Delray!
Spanning two city blocks, the $300 million Atlantic Crossing mixed-use development is underway to revitalize the east end of Downtown Delray Beach’s nationally recognized Atlantic Avenue.
Overall, the Atlantic Crossing plan, including the residential components and generous public spaces, has a five-year build out and is projected to generate $2.6 million in annual tax revenues and 600 permanent jobs.
In line with Downtown Delray’s eclectic feel and walkability, each of Atlantic Crossing’s six buildings has a different architectural design. All parking is hidden, below ground or in a garage wrapped by residences, and convenient valet service is provided.