There is something special about Miami. An energy like no other can be felt along its sun kissed shores. A special feeling that attracts so many celebrities to call the magic city home.

Miami Beach, with its beautiful shoreline and amazing architecture, pulls more A-listers than any other part of the city. While staying at WPH don’t be surprised if you bump into a star as we have more than a few celebrity neighbors!

Yeah you may want to check out Miami’s art and culture or killer food scene. But we know most of you are super keen to know which stars who live in the neighborhood. Here, we give you the inside scope to the hottest celebrities with homes on Miami Beach.

And don’t forget to keep an eye out for crazed paparazzi with giant cameras. This is a sure sign someone special is close by!


Cher lives it up superstar style in her La Gorce Island abode. A lover of Miami, Cher used to have two homes in the city before she sold her Key Biscayne place. Her Miami Beach 11,460 square feet palace is covered by balconies, terraces, courtyards and amazing fountains. The singer loves to swim and has a heated lap pool as well as private dock out onto the water. In a house like this, there is no need to turn back time!

Matt Damon

The award winning actor, producer and screenwriter Matt Damon is often snapped by paparazzi out on the Miami waters. The star famous for films like ‘Good Will Hunting’ and the ‘Bourne’ movies lives in the little golfing community at La Gorce. His house features a stacked wine cellar, theater and a two-bedroom guesthouse with killer bay views. Oh how the other half live!


Worldwide sensation Shakira also loves Miami Beach. She has called the area home for over 10 years. It’s said she loves to host parties on her 100-foot bay-front property. Although not as big as her celebrity neighbors, the 6 bedroom home is one of impeccable contemporary style. We hear the star has put it on the market for a cool $11.6 million. Any takers?

Phil Collins

Award-winning singer-songwriter Phil Collins recently snapped up a North Bay Road manse for $33 million! The waterfront estate has a glamorous past previously owned by pop sensation Jennifer Lopez. Collins has now settled into the home with 7 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms, exotic gardens and even a boat dock! The 200-foot bay-front Miami Beach property definitely offers up another day in paradise.

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