We Know How to Spend an Amazing Summer in West Palm Beach

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The sun is out. The weather is warm. The air is salty. It’s time to plan the ultimate vacation this summer in West Palm Beach! Explore the best shops, museums, and restaurants around the city. Then, make time to cool off in the beautiful waters that roar up the coastline. Whether you’re in the mood for kayaking, sightseeing, or relaxing, you’ll find no shortage of exciting things to do. Read on to learn more about some of our favorite summer activities. Then, check out our complimentary Insider’s Guide if you need some more help planning your getaway! 

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5 of the Best Things to Do in Summer in West Palm Beach

1. Make a Splash 

woman scuba diving surrounded by fishThere are so many great ways to get out on the water when you visit West Palm Beach! Maybe you’d like to dip your toes in the waves that crawl up the beach. Perhaps you’re ready to jump right into the ocean! Or, you might even like the idea of climbing aboard a boat for a tour. Here are some of our favorite water activities: 


2. Explore Clematis Street 

Downtown West Palm BeachThe Clematis Street district in downtown West Palm Beach is known for its lively arts, culture, dining, and shopping experiences! It’s considered the heart of downtown. We recommend that you take time to: 

  • Experience the nightlife after the sun goes down and the weather cools off
  • Explore Rosemary Square’s unique shops 
  • Get creative at the Culture Lab to feel inspired 
  • Refuel at a local coffee shop with a cold brew and a pastry
  • Dine at some of the best WPB restaurants that are within this district 

3. Escape the Heat at a Museum or Cultural Center

couple at art museumSometimes you just need a break from the sun. One of the best ways to cool off is to step into one of the city’s fascinating museums! Whether you’re interested in art, history, or world cultures you’ll find an impressive selection of exhibits and works at WPB’s most popular museums:


4. Maintain Your Wellness Plan 

Woman enjoying the spa in West Palm BeachGoing on vacation doesn’t mean you should throw your commitments to your wellness plan out the window. There are so many fun ways to maintain your mental and physical health while you’re visiting West Palm Beach. Here are a few ideas:


5. Breathe in the Fresh Air 

Have the experience of a lifetime with Skydive Palm Beach!While West Palm Beach is known for its city life, it also provides ample opportunity for adventure. Get outdoors! Florida is known for its natural beauty and there’s more to the coast than just shoreline. There are also exciting opportunities to observe nature at botanical gardens and zoos. You might even just want to spend some time admiring the cityscapes. Some of our favorite outdoor activities include: 


Make Your Home Away From Home at Casa Grandview 

Mezzanine-BedroomNow that you know some of the best things to do during the summer in West Palm Beach, you can start planning your next getaway. Make the most of your vacation when you choose to stay with us at Casa Grandview. Maybe you’d like to stay in our B&B suites and enjoy complimentary homemade breakfasts each morning. Perhaps you’d prefer the privacy of your own personal vacation rental. Regardless, you can rest assured that you’ll be well taken care of on our beautiful slice of WPB paradise. 

Our Mezzanine Suite features luxurious linens, stylish decor, and comfortable furnishings. It’s the perfect place to rest and relax between your adventures throughout the city. Take advantage of amenities such as complimentary beach gear and bicycles for registered B&B guests, luxurious king bedding with exquisite bed linens, and more!

Are you ready to book the vacation you deserve? 

Yes, I Deserve It!