5 Things We Love About Lighthouse Point, Florida
Lighthouse Point Yacht Club is located in the beautiful seaside community of Lighthouse Point, Florida. There is so much to love about living here – including close proximity to the beach and lots of delicious restaurants. Not to mention, the chance to be a member at Lighthouse Point Yacht Club where there’s always something fun going on.
There are plenty of reasons that areavibes.com ranks Lighthouse Point an 82 on the livability scale. Our great suburb gets extra points for amenities, weather, great schools, and low crime, as well as good employment opportunities.
5 Great Things About Lighthouse Point, Florida
#1. Close Proximity to the Beach
The beach is always close by when you’re in Lighthouse Point. As a suburb of Fort Lauderdale, the closest beach is Hillsboro Beach. You also have easy access to Pompano Beach and Deerfield Beach.
Once you get your fill of laying out and enjoying the sunshine and salty water, there’s so much more to do at the beach. Including exploring Hillsboro Inlet Lighthouse, a working lighthouse that was built way back when, in 1907. Love to fish? Deerfield Beach offers great fishing opportunities.
#2. Beautiful Real Estate
Looking to buy a home in Lighthouse Point? Then you are in luck because there is some beautiful real estate in the area. Homes range in price from around $200,000 to well over one-million dollars, which means there is something for every budget. Some of the most breathtaking homes are located right on the water and offer direct boat access.
#3. Great Weather
There’s no snow or freezing cold weather to contend with around here. In fact, people keep homes in the area to escape the brutal winter months in other parts of the country. While other states are shivering away in January, it’s a comfortable seventy to eighty degrees around here. The lowest average temperature in January is sixty degrees, which only calls for a lightweight jacket. Unlike desert climates, it never gets too hot around here either – the highs during the hottest months tend to average around 90 degrees. The highest monthly average temperature in Lighthouse Point for August is 84 degrees.
In addition, the air quality index is 18% better than the national average and the pollution index is 86% better than the national average.
#4. Never Ending Things to Do
Yachting is a big part of the lifestyle in Lighthouse Point, but there’s plenty to do off of the boat as well. Once you’ve sailed the ocean blue as much as you please, there is a lot of other stuff to do in the immediate area.
There are pubs, bars, restaurants, shopping – you name it and you can find it here in Lighthouse Point. No chance of getting bored, but if you do feel like venturing out, you are close to some of the best spots in Florida. For instance, Miami is only 40 miles away.
#5. Lighthouse Point Yacht Club
Not to toot our own horn or anything, but Lighthouse Point Yacht Club is an essential part of the community vibe in Lighthouse Point, Florida. We’ve been here since the early 1960s. Since then we’ve been held in high regard by yachtsman and boating enthusiasts alike. We offer so much more than a place to store your boat. Our private club offers access to a vast assortment of amenities and there’s always something fun going on, from holiday parties to tennis tournaments. Plus, there are activities for the whole family to enjoy around here – young and old.