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West Palm Beach
With sunny skies, nearly perfect year-round weather and a range of outdoor and cultural attractions, West Palm Beach presents the ideal setting for a weekend escape. Enjoy a game of golf at a number of pristine local courses or hit the beach for a day of tanning and catching up on your reading. See African chimps and endangered species like the Southern White rhinoceros wander free in a natural habitat at the Lion Country Safari. You could spend an entire day on Peanut Island, a popular tourist attraction that houses a bunker built for President John F. Kennedy during the Cold War. The island includes the bunker, a museum and plenty of picnic areas, plus biking and walking paths. The ferry ride to the island... more With sunny skies, nearly perfect year-round weather and a range of outdoor and cultural attractions, West Palm Beach presents the ideal setting for a weekend escape. Enjoy a game of golf at a number of pristine local courses or hit the beach for a day of tanning and catching up on your reading. See African chimps and endangered species like the Southern White rhinoceros wander free in a natural habitat at the Lion Country Safari. You could spend an entire day on Peanut Island, a popular tourist attraction that houses a bunker built for President John F. Kennedy during the Cold War. The island includes the bunker, a museum and plenty of picnic areas, plus biking and walking paths. The ferry ride to the island cruises past the opulent mansions of the city's wealthy residents. For those who prefer indoor endeavors, the Norton Museum boasts an exceptional collection of American, Chinese and European art. Famous performers appear at "The Harriet" and at the Kravis Center. Of course there's always shopping, the city's other favorite pastime. From designer boutiques to big name department stores, West Palm has it all. less

All things to do » Things to do

McCarthy's Wildlife Sanctuary
McCarthy's Wildlife Sanctuary
Owner description: RSVP required!!!Five lush acres of endangered wildlife surrounded by a botanical garden situated in the pine forest of West Palm Beach! Over 170 animals from White Tigers to... more Owner description: RSVP required!!!Five lush acres of endangered wildlife surrounded by a botanical garden situated in the pine forest of West Palm Beach! Over 170 animals from White Tigers to African Black Mane Lions seen from just three feet away you can't get any closer than this by law! Hands on experiences with parrots, snakes, and well who knows what else you will have to come by and experience it for yourself! We are a non-profit wildlife rescue facility and take in injured wildlife, orphaned babies, and unwanted exotic pets! Your experience here goes hand in hand with helping us with the tremendous expense in this cause help us reach number one on trip advisor by booking a tour today! Price is 25 dollars for adults 15 dollars for children reservations required. less
Attraction type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Kravis Center for the Performing Arts
Kravis Center for the Performing Arts
Owner description: One of the most recognizable landmarks in West Palm, this popular performing arts center has recently added a 31-million dollar extension which includes new rehearsal space... more Owner description: One of the most recognizable landmarks in West Palm, this popular performing arts center has recently added a 31-million dollar extension which includes new rehearsal space, instrument practice rooms, classrooms and a dance studio. less
Attraction type: Theaters
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Norton Museum of Art
Norton Museum of Art
Owner description: This stellar art museum, the largest in Florida, has undergone a multi-million dollar renovation to better showcase its permanent collection of masterpieces by artists such as... more Owner description: This stellar art museum, the largest in Florida, has undergone a multi-million dollar renovation to better showcase its permanent collection of masterpieces by artists such as Picasso, Monet and Matisse. less
Attraction type: Art Museums
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Uptown Art
Uptown Art
Owner description: Uptown Art is an exciting new way to spend your night out! We provide the painting instruction, and you bring your beverage of choice! We take you step-by-step through a painting... more Owner description: Uptown Art is an exciting new way to spend your night out! We provide the painting instruction, and you bring your beverage of choice! We take you step-by-step through a painting, so the night is filled with fun times and laughter. Everyone leaves with their own unique masterpiece at the end of class. Our instructors are talented enough to teach everyone (including those of us who can't draw a stick person)! less
Attraction type: Educational Sites
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Palm Beach Dramaworks
Palm Beach Dramaworks
Owner description: West Palm Beach's only resident professional theatre.Palm Beach Dramaworks is a professional not-for-profit theatre company that engages and entertains audiences with provocative... more Owner description: West Palm Beach's only resident professional theatre.Palm Beach Dramaworks is a professional not-for-profit theatre company that engages and entertains audiences with provocative and timeless productions that personally impact each individual.It is Palm Beach Dramaworks' vision to enhance the quality of life through the transformative power of live theatre. less
Attraction type: Theaters
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Rhythm Cafe
Rhythm Cafe
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Cuisines: American, Tapas, Eclectic, International
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Agora Mediterranean Kitchen
Agora Mediterranean Kitchen
Price: $10 - $30
Cuisines: Mediterranean
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Paris Bakery & Cafe
Paris Bakery & Cafe
Price:
Cuisines: French, Café, Bistro, Creperie
Good for: Doing business, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery
Le Rendez-Vous
Le Rendez-Vous
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Cabana Restaurant
Cabana Restaurant
Price: $10 - $20
Cuisines: Cuban
Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Hotel Biba
3.0 of 5
Hotel Biba
$76 - $173
Ranked #15 of 33 Hotels in West Palm Beach
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Barefoot Mailman Motel
Barefoot Mailman Motel
$50 - $60
Ranked #1 of 6 Hotels in Lantana
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Fairfield Inn & Suites Palm Beach
2.5 of 5
Fairfield Inn & Suites Palm Beach
$131 - $286
Ranked #6 of 10 Hotels in Palm Beach
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

The Upper Level
3.0 of 5
The Upper Level
$82 - $222
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Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham West Palm Beach
3.0 of 5
Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham West Palm Beach
$98 - $229
Ranked #1 of 33 Hotels in West Palm Beach
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Palm Beach Hibiscus
3.0 of 5
Palm Beach Hibiscus
$153 - $198
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Nearby recommended accommodations:

Palm Beach Marriott Singer Island Beach Resort & Spa
4.5 of 5
Palm Beach Marriott Singer Island Beach Resort & Spa
$266 - $818
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Singer Island
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The Chesterfield Palm Beach
4.0 of 5
The Chesterfield Palm Beach
$211 - $550
Ranked #1 of 10 Hotels in Palm Beach
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Marriott's Oceana Palms
4.0 of 5
Marriott's Oceana Palms
$296 - $687
Ranked #1 of 4 Hotels in Riviera Beach
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.