Welcome to Southern Martin County
Southern Martin County borders a portion of Tequesta and includes the exquisite coastline of Jupiter Island. With miles of shoreline, multiple reefs and coral beaches, finding a place to relax is easy. Exit the Northern tip of Jupiter Island through nature's moss-draped Oak Trees and step back in time when you enter the charming city of Hobe Sound, also located in Southern Martin County. Hobe Sound offers deep water and intracoastal homes with ocean access. A short drive North will lead you up to Stuart, Port St. Lucie and Palm City. Downtown Stuart captures the true old Florida character and charm. All within two hours or less driving time of four international airports: Palm Beach, Ft. Lauderdale, Miami and Orlando.
What to Love
- Laid back
- Old Florida charm
- Naturally quaint
Located in the Treasure Coast, Martin County serves up more than 22 miles of beautiful uncrowded beaches and over 100,000 acres of parks and conservation land. It is also home to the most bio-diverse lagoon ecosystem in the Northern Hemisphere. Situated between the Atlantic Ocean and the Indian River Lagoon, The St. Lucie Inlet is also the most bio-diverse estuary in North America.
Its natural scenic barrier islands, centuries old shady trees and picturesque waterways make it one of the most charming spots on the Atlantic. Florida’s hidden gem, this is a place for unwinding and reconnecting and enjoying the nostalgic vibe and laid back beauty. It is also all within two hours or less driving time of four international airports: Palm Beach, Ft. Lauderdale, Miami and Orlando.
Dining, Entertainment, and Shopping
There is something for everyone in Martin County including a wide range of dining options, art galleries, high-end shopping and local boutiques. Known for its fresh ocean fare and crave-inducing coastal cuisine, Martin County is a food lover’s paradise. In Hobe Sound you can visit local down to earth restaurants such as Harry and The Natives, a local favorite with live music and authentic Florida vibes. Grab your friends and head to District Table District Table & Bar in Port Salerno, a seasonally driven restaurant with Southern roots. The high energy environment welcomes guests who crave seriously good food in a laid-back atmosphere. If you’re craving a waterfront experience, look no further than Kyle Gs, an award-winning restaurant with stunning ocean views.
In need of retail therapy? Martin County offers a great range of options – from antique stores, to surf shops to high-end boutiques. No matter what you’re looking for, you’re sure to love shopping in Martin County! Downtown Historic Stuart is a great place to walk around and pop into shops, check out Tootsie’s, April Daze, and Treasure Coast Home & Decor.
Things to Do
Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center