There are many reasons to visit Miami Beach, from the sea and the sand to the stunning sunsets and endless array of outstanding cuisine. Some of the very best beaches in the country can be found right here, including the world-famous South Beach which is sometimes referred to as the American Riviera.
In fact, many visitors find themselves falling in love, searching through the Miami houses for sale in the hope of living here year-round or at least spending their vacation time here. If you are wondering where to stay in Miami Beach, there are lots of fabulous hotels and resorts to choose from.
Miami Beach EDITION
Set right along the Miami Beach Boardwalk, a stay here means enjoying a room with an oceanfront balcony to enjoy the breathtaking ocean view and salty sea breeze. If you want to go all out, book a bi-level bungalow which has a terrace and plunge pool. The property includes Atlantic view swimming pools and you can also enjoy relaxing on the beach with plenty of chairs and shady umbrellas. Its on-site Matador Room restaurant serves outstanding Latin American cuisine, and there’s also a decadent spa and even a bowling alley.
Fontainebleau Miami Beach
One of the top beachfront hotels in the city, the Fontainebleau also offers rooms with private balconies that showcase spectacular ocean views. It sits along a northern stretch at Mid-Beach and also boasts eight swimming pools along with direct access to the beach. There are multiple restaurants headed by celebrity chefs and the popular LIV nightclub is located here too.
W South Beach
As the name implies, the W South Beach hotel faces the South Beach area of Miami Beach, just a few steps away from the ocean, with all of its rooms and suites featuring balconies with sweeping panoramic views. Suites come with luxurious extras like a private plunge pool and a kitchenette too.
This trendy resort with lots of pop art hosts the popular Living Room Bar that serves craft cocktails to the fashionable and hip, along with two swimming pools, one that’s adults-only for unwinding in tranquillity on one of the loungers or in a cabana. Enjoy treatments at the Bliss Spa, which also has a sauna and steam room, along with multiple dining options, upscale boutique shopping, and fitness classes.
Royal Palm South Beach Miami
This elegant oceanfront resort was the city’s very first luxury hotel. Book an oceanfront room and you’ll get a step-out balcony from which to enjoy the Atlantic views and the sound of waves breaking along the coastline. There’s a full-service spa, two outdoor pools, three bars and two restaurants on the property, while complimentary loaner bikes can be taken out to explore the beachfront.
Delano South Beach
Located in the heart of South Beach, the Delano has a lobby that was inspired by Alice in Wonderland and hosts the crowd-drawing Rose Bar, an elegant space with Venetian glass chandeliers. The ocean is in its backyard, and there’s a beautiful infinity pool with lots of cabanas, as well as an Argentinian grill restaurant with outdoor and indoor seating. Rooms come with fluffy white beds and 400-thread-count Egyptian cotton linens and you can book a one-bedroom suite for a private balcony.