Only fifteen minutes west of the sparkling Atlantic Ocean lays the beautiful, green village of Royal Palm Beach Florida. With its posh Southwest neighbor, Wellington, boarding city limits and Palm Beach Gardens to the North, Royal Palm Beach Florida is the perfect setting to appreciate natural beauty but still be within arm’s reach of entertainment and city life. Home to over 30,000 residents, Royal Palm Beach Florida has come a long way since its 1950’s humble beginnings. Royal Palm Beach Florida is the ultimate sanctuary for luxury living in a quiet, serene, yet entertaining, atmosphere. A concert or event is always right around the corner and so are the tranquil whitecaps that line the Atlantic Ocean’s shoreline. With lush foliage that is home to many birds and wildlife, and the rolling fairways that entertain its human inhabitants, Royal Palm Beach offers a little something for everyone.
Royal Palm Beach, Florida was incorporated June 18, 1959. Originally the land was nothing but a swampy, mosquito infested marsh-land- much like the Everglades. Now, Royal Palm Beach offers a stunning view of nature, up close and personal. For the past 21 years, since 1990, Royal Palm Beach, Florida has been named Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation. Subsequently, the entire village has transformed its once swampy lands into a luxury bird paradise and sanctuary. The village is passionate about conserving the natural mystique of the plant population in the area and is dedicated and active in the cause. According to the Village Mission Statement, “the Village of Royal Palm Beach strives to provide its citizens with a clean, safe, family oriented community”.
The fairways and golf club communities in Royal Palm Beach, Florida continue the passion the village has for all things ‘green’. The executive fairways in the Royal Palm Beach luxury golf communities and golf courses provide the avid golfer the ability to tee off with friends or colleagues and the amateur golfer the practice they need. The Links at Madison Green, Madison Green Golf Course provides its members with exclusive benefits ranging from preferred tee times and unlimited golf to access to special events and The Madison Green Golf Academy. The par-72 course simulates Royal Palm Beach, Florida’s naturist attitude with flourishing shrubbery and trees around every twist and angle of the course. With 18 holes and over 7,000 yards of playing greens, The Links at Madison Green in Royal Palm Beach, Florida is just one example of the premier example of the luxury living provided in this peaceful, suburban village.
When South Florida is mentioned, there are a few definite images that one conjures up. Some may think of the pristine beaches or the fabulous shopping. Others may consider of the wonderful golfing or the great fishing opportunities. One image that comes up in everyone’s mind is entertainment. In Royal Palm Beach, Florida the entertainment and events are all around and hard to ignore. The South Florida Fairground is host to the annual South Florida Fair which occurs every January for 17 days on the 130-acre fairgrounds. Livestock and agricultural events, a busy Expo center, rides, amusements, carnival cuisine, and family-friendly entertainment attract roughly 600,000 people annually. Within the fairgrounds, there is also Yesteryear Village; a history park on 10 acres that transports its visitors to a much simpler time in our lives. Replica buildings and homes from 1895 to 1945, including a blacksmith, school house, farm and period furnished homes. Cruzan Amphitheater, owned by the fairgrounds and located on the property, is a 19,000-seat open air concert facility that caters to individual concert events and festivals. Rain or shine, Cruzan Amphitheater is a good time had by all.
Going on a safari was never easier than it is in Royal Palm Beach, Florida. All you have to do is simply pile in the car and drive west. Lion Country Safari is situated on the western outskirts of Royal Palm Beach, Florida but takes you to a completely different world; a world where animals roam free and rule the roost. Lion Country Safari is Florida’s only drive-through safari adventure, walk through safari experience and amusement center. The drive through is portioned into 7 different wildlife preserves and showcases wildlife from Africa, South America and India. Lion Country Safari offers visitors the chance to come encounter with over 900 species of animals along with amusement rides and attractions. Adults and children alike wander through the preserves in amazement and awe. Bring a picnic lunch and spend the day with gentle giants and friendly beasts.