Hotels in Miami Beach Florida: Favorite Stays for Singles, Design Lovers and Families
Known for its hip design and even hipper clientelle, The Fountainebleau is Miami's of-the-moment spot, complete with five bars and restaurants and one very cool pool. For the few hours you'll spend in it, you can enjoy flatscreen tv's, plush linens, and Apple technology with a 20-inch personal iMac in your room.
Tip: Though the hotel does have a kids club, sexy pool cabanas and chic accomadations are more apt to singles and socialites.
The Delano South Beach
Of all the hotels in Miami Beach, Florida, the Delano is a Philippe Starck designed original. The lavish decor full of works by Man Ray, Charles Eames and Salvador Dali, is smart and cozy, not cold like other luxury resorts. Signature on-site restaurants Blue Door Fish, Plat Bleu and Blue Sea specialize in modern fish and seafood meals while the pink-hued Rose Bar and pool cabanas lend themselves to sophisticated relaxation.
Tip: For a zen retreat, splurge on "The Apartment," an all white suite outfitted in billowing curtains, Italian marble and an extra-large soaking tub.
Circa 39 Hotel
The Circa 39 is your friendly neighborhood hotel - if your neighborhood hotel is impossibly cozy and chic at the same time. Though guest rooms are personally designed and filled with thick pillows and linens, pillowtop mattresses and wireless Internet, the real perk is just outside your window. The Circa 39 is only steps from the gorgeous Miami oceanfront.
Tip: To ease into the good vibes, Circa 39's Play Bar has a super-wide variety of drinks and wines.
Loews Miami Beach
So you want to get away with the entire family? Which hotels in Miami Beach, Florida lend themselves well to little ones? Loews Miami Beach is the place for you. Many hotels have kid's camps with pottery classes, sand castle contests and other festivities, the way this hotel does, but here you've also got a full lending library of games, A welcome toy, and personalized "kidbanas" cabanas right by the pool. When it's time to eat, they also offer a menu full of healthy food options.
Tip: If your kids are slightly older, the hotel also has teenaged perks like Nintendo Wii and teen pool cabanas. Pets are welcome, too!
A new addition to Miami from the quirky brains behind other Kimpton favorites like DC's Hotel Helix and San Francisco's Triton, the Epic promises to be just as much fun. Daily amenities like an evening wine hour, fitness center with ballet bar and yoga mats, flat-screen TV's and organic mini bars, add to the chic but fun ambiance. For the ultimate in relaxation, the hotel offers in-room spa treatments from Exhale, it's featured 12,000-square-foot spa which has three styles of deep massage therapy.
Tip: If you need a little more luxury in your Miami Beach, Florida hotel stay, this hotel offers a Club Level with dedicated concierge, turn-down service via a private butler and personalized lounge for Club Level visitors only.