Upscale and picturesque, the prized island community of BAY COLONY is one of the most esteemed and luxurious in Fort Lauderdale. It is situated to the Northeast off Bayview Drive, north of Commercial Blvd. and on the west side of the Intracoastal Waterway. It features magnificent waterfront homes on deep, wide canals and no fixed bridges with unrestricted ocean access.
The neighborhood is made up of several private streets: Bay Colony Drive, Bay Colony Lane, N Compass Drive, S Compass Drive, Compass Lane, Compass Drive, and Compass Isle. They are lined with mature canopy trees and lush landscaping where residents may enjoy a secluded stroll or jog. A drive by these exclusive addresses and one becomes captivated by their scenic beauty and refined architecture styles varying from sprawling Ranch, Contemporary, Mediterranean inspired, to that of European flair. Many of the fabulous waterfront estates have sizeable sea walls making them perfect for housing large vessels. The oversized point estates offer the quintessential lifestyle, expansive, unobstructed, breathtaking views of the Intracoastal and Mega Yacht Dockage. Open water is directly accessible in minutes thru an inlet either 4 miles north to Hillsboro or about 7.5 miles south under the 17th Causeway Bridge. The owners and community guests are also protected twenty-four/ seven by a gatehouse-guarded entrance, camera, and roving armed security.
Outside the gate of this truly magnificent and secluded community, residents are minutes away from the most accredited Private Schools in the country, Coral Ridge Country Club, Fort Lauderdale Beach, Game Fishing, Waterfront Dining, Shopping, Medical Facilities, Freeway Access and much more.
Developed in the late sixties and early seventies, Bay Colony represents some of the finest and most prestigious living in the state of Florida.