Hollywood is a city located along the Atlantic coast in Broward County. The city has a population of about 140,000 people and spans about 30 square miles, including about six miles of oceanfront beach property. The city is serviced by Broward County Public Transportation and located a few minutes away from the Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport.
The beach is lined by one of the best broadwalks in all of Florida. There are tiki hut restaurants and bars, unique novelty shops, and an assortment of dining establishments. There are many quick-bite places to eat and also up-scale restaurants. Many residents bring their bikes to Hollywood, because the broadwalk has a separate bikers lane to enjoy riding along the ocean. There are plenty of bike rental shops as well. The beach also caters to water sport enthusiasts with many rental options. The beach is very family oriented with outdoor parks, volleyball nets, and other activities for children of all ages. The city hosts many events on the beach including outdoor concerts. There is a weekly farmers market and other festivals are held throughout the year.
Downtown Hollywood is famous for its live music and nightlife scene. There are many bars and restaurants to satisfy everyone’s appetites and musical tastes. From jazz to hip-hop and Italian to Peruvian, there is something for everyone. The city is also home of the famous Seminole-Hard Rock Casino, as well as some smaller casinos. The Hard Rock has a small village of shops, restaurants, and boutiques. Many world-famous performers come to the music hall at the casino to put on legendary performances. The casino also hosts a variety of events during the year including an antique car show and several beer, wine, and food festivals.
The city is well known for Trump Hollywood, an upscale multi-purpose building finished in 2010. Other buildings recently constructed include the Trump Hollywood, Villas of Positano Hollywood, and Ocean Palms. There are many options for homes in Hollywood including luxury homes such as Three Islands and Harbour Island Hollywood.