The Ultimate Guide to Brickell Penthouses

The Ultimate Guide to Brickell Penthouses

Often referred to as the Manhattan of the South, Miami's Brickell neighborhood is having its moment as South Florida's "it" place to be. Renowned for its towering skyscrapers and breathtaking waterfront views, Brickell's primary corridor is home to numerous impressive luxury residential buildings, many of which soar into the sky.

The high concentration of lofty addresses also means the Brickell neighborhood boasts a lavish, unparalleled collection of penthouse homes – the quintessential example of luxury living in Brickell.

Representing the crown jewel of each of Brickell's affluent high-rise communities, these sky-bound residences promise a lifestyle beyond compare. Featuring the peak of private, bespoke accommodation, with access to an array of amenities and experiences, Brickell's tower-topping homes are among the most coveted pieces of real estate in the nation.

Though competition for one of these prestigious addresses consistently remains high, the market is always ready with opportunity, as showcased by this ultimate guide to the astounding Brickell penthouses currently for sale. Read on.

1425 Brickell Avenue, PH4BCD

Building: Four Seasons
Square footage: 5,798
Price: $22.9 million
Year built: 2006

Even as one of the older buildings in Brickell's ever-shifting skyline, unparalleled Four Seasons luxury is forever timeless, particularly when sitting atop South Florida in one of Miami's highest private residences — on the 70th floor of the Four Seasons Miami Hotel and Residences. The nearly 6,000-square-foot, recently renovated masterpiece combines three units with unrivaled panoramic views and 5-star hotel services.

This redesigned penthouse features two spacious living rooms with floor-to-ceiling windows. The Italkraft kitchen caters to culinary enthusiasts, while the primary suite provides a serene retreat with stunning skyline and water vistas, oversized closets, and a luxurious bath. Owners are rewarded with Italkraft smart home amenities, membership to the on-site Spa at Equinox, dedicated concierge services, 24-hour dining, and a private entrance.

1000 Brickell Plaza, UPH6201

Building: Brickell Flatiron
Square footage: 7,855
Price: $19.5 million
Year built: 2020

Offering nearly 8,000 square feet of interior and nearly 3,000 square feet of exterior living space, this 6-bedroom, 9-bathroom sky-haven features a private rooftop sky lounge and pool, commanding panoramic views of Biscayne Bay. Designed for those with a taste for the extraordinary, you're rewarded with open living areas with floor-to-ceiling windows, sophisticated specialty lighting elements, high-end Gaggenau appliances, a private elevator, and a grand primary suite, including a custom fireplace. Flatiron Brickell also boasts unmatched amenities, including a theater, a spa and gym, a lap pool, and personalized concierge and valet services.

1643 Brickell Avenue, PH4902

Building: Santa Maria
Square footage: 10,000
Price: $14.5 million
Year built: 1997

The oldest penthouse on this list may also prove the most breathtaking, combining an impressive 10,000 square feet of living space across two floors with 360-degree panoramas of Biscayne Bay and the shimmering Miami skyline. Perched at the 49th and 50th floors of the acclaimed Santa Maria Brickell, to the south of SE 15th Road, this beautiful residence promises a life of luxury. With tall windows, spacious living areas, and a gourmet chef's kitchen complete with a butler pantry, it's a space designed with entertaining in mind.

The dual-level penthouse gives you access to a private rooftop plunge pool and a primary suite with awe-inspiring ocean views. Look down, and you'll spot the building's dedicated boat slips. Residents also benefit from the building's fitness center, spa, pool, tennis court, dining, and concierge services.

900 Brickell Key Boulevard, PH3402

Building: Asia Brickell Key
Square footage: 5,000
Price: $7.65 million
Year built: 2006

For those searching for the island lifestyle without leaving the Brickell neighborhood, there is plenty of luxury on Brickell Key, including this incredibly well-designed penthouse at Asia Brickell Key. This unit is an entertainer's dream, boasting its own private pool, a rooftop terrace, and three living rooms. There’s even a private elevator that opens directly into your unit's foyer.

The high-end, high-tech lifestyle doesn't stop there; this unit is crafted with impeccable taste by Artefacto and Finish My Condo. The entire residence is controlled by a state-of-the-art Control 4 home automation system, managing lighting and motorized shades, climate, and sound, including built-in speakers. Adding to the appeal, the unit includes two storage rooms, two assigned parking spaces, and complimentary valet parking for additional vehicles.

88 SW 7th Street, PH4303

Building: Rise Brickell City Centre
Square footage: 3,080
Price: $6.8 million
Year built: 2016

Rise Brickell City Centre represents the peak of modern luxury and innovation and is among the most sought-after high-rise communities in South Florida. A prime example is this exquisite penthouse, showcasing elegance and sophistication at the top of the Rise Tower. Spread over 3,080 square feet, this 4-bedroom, 4.5-bathroom is a design-aficiando's dream. The vast open terrace offers a stunning backdrop of sunset views, with a summer kitchen and jacuzzi perfect for hosting unforgettable gatherings.

Inside, the penthouse is fully furnished, with bespoke details meticulously chosen to provide both beauty and functionality. The thoughtful layout promotes seamless living, making this space a home and a work of art. Located just steps from the celebrated Brickell City Centre shops, this penthouse offers the ultimate luxury lifestyle at one of the neighborhood's most prestigious addresses.

1451 Brickell Avenue, LPH5201

Building: Echo Brickell
Square footage: 2,099
Price: $4.6 million
Year built: 2017

The Echo Brickell is a prime example of the incredibly varying levels of luxury that exist, side by side, in many of the area's ultra-luxe residential towers. Below the Echo Brickell's primary penthouse that spans the top two floors, the Echo features eight floors of private penthouse living at a fraction of the cost while still promising a life of endless luxury.

Such is the case with Echo's Lower Penthouse 5201, one of only two units occupying the still lofty 52nd floor and boasting 12-foot ceilings, floor-to-ceiling impact doors and windows, captivating ocean and water views, and an expansive, northeast-facing terrace that includes a summer kitchen.

Featuring three bedrooms, plus a flexible den space and 3.5 bathrooms across almost 2,100 square feet, the residence is equal parts opulent and functional. This smart apartment is bathed in natural light and features an oversized primary bedroom. Echo stands as one of Brickell's most impressive boutique buildings, with top amenities like a pool, a private restaurant, a fully equipped gym, and 24/7 concierge and lobby attendance services.

Why Choose a Brickell Penthouse?

More than just homes, these high-rise Brickell penthouses are symbols of status, luxury, and prestige. They offer an unparalleled lifestyle, with every amenity and convenience at your fingertips. Whether you're looking to indulge in the ultimate urban luxury experience or seeking a valuable investment for the future, Brickell's penthouses are your gateway to the best that high-end Miami real estate has to offer.

If you're hoping to begin your journey into the luxurious world of Brickell's sky-high real estate, contact trusted agent David Freed to begin. He is ready to guide you through a seamless, stress-free real estate experience to the penthouse of your dreams —- reach out today!

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