The city - the island of Fisher Island in Miami is famous for the highest per capita incomes regulated by access, exceptional landscape and outstanding people who stand behind its creation, development and the halo of its fame and success.
Fischer's Family Island in Miami
It all began in 1906, when the city on the water began its administrative existence. 12 years later, island owner Herman Walker sells it to Dana Dorsey, the first African American millionaire. Dorsey, in turn, resells it to Karl Fischer, the king of real estate, and the building area is growing by leaps and bounds. But a year later, Fisher sees the miracle of ship design - William Vanderbilt’s250-foot yacht , a frequent guest on the sunny coast. "Your yacht in exchange for my island!".
The legendary deal took place in 1920 and transferred to the possession of Vanderbilt 3 hectares of island land, which soon doubled. In 1936, construction began on a luxurious Mediterranean-style residence, with a galaxy of guest houses, elegant pavilions, swimming pools, tennis courts and artfully laid out gardens. Ensemble completed in 1941, it serves as the winter residence of the family and a platform for brilliant social receptions.
After a series of sales in the 40s, Garfield Wood, a talented engineer and inventor of a hydraulic hoist, became the owner of the estate. He spent here 25 years working on projects of electric cars and military boats.
In the seventies, land and real estate owners change, and from the 90s flourishing begins in the tourism industry through the Fisher IslandClub and its exceptional service for residents and guests of the club. In 2007, a large-scale restoration of the historic residence of Vanderbilts. New buildings of the Beach Club and hotel villas are added to the original buildings, the golf area is transformed, and the building of the aircraft hangar is transformed into a SPA and fitness pavilion.
Fisher Island Club: hotel, golf, real estate
Fisher Island is located in the Bay of Miami, a few hundred meters from the mainland, however you can reach it only by water, by boat or ferry . This "Detachment " is intended: Fisher Island cultivates its image as an elite resort, its inhabitants are famous media people, screen stars and sports champions.
Heart of resort life: Fisher Island Club. This charming European-style hotel ensemble oversees the hotel in the historic residence of the Vanderbilt family and its many accompanying services.
The hotel guests live in cozy and elegant interiors of renovated comfortable cottages and guest houses, as well as in modern villas with spacious gardens. They offer modern tennis courts, a golf club with panoramic views of the beaches and city skyscrapers, as well as the advice of experienced instructors and motion analysis from the video, sports equipment stores of the highest quality.
Infrastructure Fisher Island: restaurants, SPA and beauty
The Mediterranean-style spa pavilion includes a fitness center with individual classes and luxury cosmetic treatments. The most common adjective on the island’s private beach is “snow-white”. These include sand brought from the Bahamas, and beach pavilions, in the shade of which ice cocktails and aperitifs are tasting, and elegant yachts.
The Porto Cervo restaurant serves gourmet Italian cuisine, while Trattoria prepares traditional pizza. Greenside - this meal in the open air, Garwood Lounge - the chamber atmosphere of the club with a piano and traditional cuisine, and on the small market Gourmet - a rich selection of selected freshly ground coffee.
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