With its beautiful white sand beaches and buzzing nightlife scene, Miami is one of the most popular vacation destinations in the world. The area has an incredible array of attractions and activities, including outdoor art festivals, historic art deco buildings, watersports and deep-sea fishing excursions, and major league sports games. No matter whether you're interested in browsing the shops of Coconut Grove, enjoying the trendy South Beach nightlife, or immersing yourself in the energy of Little Havana, these Miami hotels have what it takes to be your home base during your time in the city.
1.Mandarin Oriental, Miami
© Mandarin Oriental, Miami
Overlooking Biscayne Bay, the Mandarin Oriental, Miami boasts beautiful views of both the water and the Miami skyline. One of the principal highlights of the hotel is its beautiful outdoor infinity pool, which includes a hot tub, a poolside cafe, and butler service. The luxurious rooms and suites offer private balconies, flat-screen TVs, and iPod docks, and guests who choose an upgraded suite will also get to enjoy a private bar, complimentary airport car service, and the services of a private chef. Other hotel amenities include a private beach, two cocktail lounges, and a luxurious spa with 11 private treatment rooms.
500 Brickell Key Dr, Miami, FL 33131, Phone: 305-913-8288
© SLS Brickell
Opened in 2016, the SLS Brickell is a modern luxury hotel set inside a chic high-rise building in the vibrant Brickell neighborhood. On-site dining options include an upscale seafood restaurant and an Italian eatery, and the hotel also features a rooftop pool with a bar and frequent guest DJs. The rooms all offer free Wi-Fi and minibars, and some include additional features like balconies, soaking tubs, and living or dining areas. Yoga classes are offered to guests free of charge, and guests can choose to pay a fee if they'd like to take advantage of the hotel's shuttle service and fitness center.
1300 S Miami Ave, Miami, FL 33130, Phone: 305-239-1300
3.Cadillac Hotel & Beach Club
© Cadillac Hotel & Beach Club
Cadillac Hotel and Beach Club is a modern oceanfront Miami Beach hotel, a 5-minute walk from South Beach, 1.8 miles from the Miami Beach Golf Club, and 1.9 miles from shopping on Lincoln Road. The spacious contemporary rooms have free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs with cable channels, desks with ergonomic chairs, mini-fridges, and coffeemakers. Suites also have separate living areas and sofa beds. All rooms have views of the city or the ocean. Guests enjoy access to a cozy living room-style lobby, an Italian restaurant, a beachfront raw bar, a business center with workstations and printers, a beach access, an outdoor heated pool, a hot tub surrounded by tropical greenery, and an exercise room.
3925 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33140, Phone: 305-538-3373
4.JW Marriott Marquis Miami
© JW Marriott Marquis Miami
Part of the Metropolitan Miami complex, the JW Marriott Marquis Miami offers 313 contemporary guest rooms equipped with state-of-the-art technology like computers and bathroom mirror TVs. The rooms also feature coffeemakers and minibars or wet bars, and upgraded rooms include access to a lounge serving a complimentary breakfast and snacks throughout the day. The hotel's two restaurants serve cuisine with French and American influences, and both are open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Other on-site amenities include a heated pool, a full-service spa, a media room, a bowling alley, a basketball court, and an indoor golf school.
© EAST, Miami
Situated on top of Brickell City Centre, EAST, Miami offers convenient access to the airport, South Beach, the Design District, and many of the other most popular areas in the city. The rooms and suites offer complimentary tea and coffee, smart TVs, and rainfall showers; some also boast wraparound balconies with views of the bay, separate living or dining areas, and private laundry facilities. Guests are welcome to enjoy a meal at the on-site Uruguayan restaurant, enjoy spectacular views of the bay from the rooftop cocktail bar, or make use of the hotel's four outdoor pools and well-equipped fitness center.
788 Brickell Plaza, Miami, FL 33131, Phone: 305-712-7000
6.Kimpton Angler’s Hotel South Beach
© Kimpton Angler’s Hotel South Beach
Kimpton Angler’s Hotel South Beach is a chic hotel in Miami Beach's Art Deco district, conveniently located near top area attractions such as the city's world-famous Lincoln Road shopping district and beautiful ocean waterfront. 85 newly-renovated guest rooms and suites offer private balconies and terraces, with amenities such as yoga mats available for guest use. Elegant studios and bi-level lofts add private living areas and wet bars, while rental villas showcase luxury amenities such as rooftop sundecks and hot tubs. Guests can dine at the hotel's high-quality Seawell Fish and Oyster restaurant, which serves up regional seafood classics and raw bar selections, or grab gin-focused cocktails and sour-focused beers at the hotel's Minnow Bar. Other amenities include a high-intensity interval training workout program at the hotel's fitness center, a five-story-high rooftop pool, and the elegant K'Alma Spa Journeys.
660 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139, Phone: 305-534-9600
7.The Mutiny Hotel
© The Mutiny Hotel
Offering a heated pool and a selection of sophisticated one and two-bedroom suites, the Mutiny Hotel overlooks Sailboat Bay and is only a 5-minute walk away from the shops of CocoWalk. All suites include a balcony with views of the bay or the city, a fully equipped kitchen, work desks, and at least one sofa bed; guests can choose to upgrade to a luxury suite equipped with flat-screen TVs and a Bose sound system. Room service is available for a fee, but guests can also visit the on-site restaurant to enjoy a meal or Thai or American cuisine.
2951 S Bayshore Dr, Miami, FL 33133, Phone: 305-441-2100
© Epic Hotel
Only a 10-minute walk away from the beach, Epic Hotel is a sophisticated boutique hotel with a 12,000-square-foot spa and two rooftop pools with private cabanas. Many of the rooms offer beautiful views of the ocean, and all include rainfall showers, soaking tubs, yoga mats, comfortable beds with luxurious Italian linens, and balconies. Guests who upgrade to club rooms are given access to a private lounge with food service, and a free wine hour is open to all guests every evening. Other hotel amenities include two restaurants, a marina, a state-of-the-art fitness center, and a poolside bar.
270 Biscayne Blvd Way, Miami, FL 33131, Phone: 305-424-5226
© Vagabond Hotel
With 44 retro-inspired guest rooms, the Vagabond Hotel can be found inside a 1953 motel that was known for being a favorite gathering place of the Rat Pack. A beautiful courtyard with a mosaic-tiled pool and a cocktail bar sits in the center of the hotel; other amenities include a restaurant, a fitness center, and more than 2,000 square feet of event space. The rooms are decorated in a charming mid-century style with terrazzo or hardwood floors and colorful pieces of unique artwork; modern amenities include free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, and sometimes coffeemakers or minifridges.
7301 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33138, Phone: 305-400-8420
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ME Miami holds the honor of being the official hotel of the Miami Heats, and it aims to stand out from the crowd by providing all guests with a welcome drink upon arrival. The chic rooms offer excellent views of the ocean or downtown Miami through floor-to-ceiling windows, and all are equipped with state-of-the-art technology like flat-screen TVs, Nespresso machines, free Wi-Fi, and iPod docks. Wonderful views can also be had from the rooftop pool and bar; guests are also welcome to enjoy a drink or a meal in the elegant hotel steakhouse or the cocktail lounge.
1100 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132, Phone: 786-577-9700
11.Hotel Beaux Arts, Autograph Collection
© Hotel Beaux Arts, Autograph Collection
Occupying the top three floors of the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel, the Hotel Beaux Arts, Autograph Collection is an upscale boutique hotel that offers stunning views of both the city and the water. The high-tech rooms come with free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, and iPads pre-programmed for each guest, while communal amenities include a NBA-approved basketball court, an outdoor pool and hot tub, and a virtual bowling alley. A complimentary daily breakfast is included in the room rate, and guests can also enjoy a meal at the hotel's modern French bistro or at the cosmopolitan cafe and bar.
255 Biscayne Blvd Way, Miami, FL 33131, Phone: 305-421-8702
12.Mayfair Hotel & Spa
© Mayfair Hotel & Spa
Boasting a fashionable location in Coconut Grove, the Mayfair Hotel & Spa offers sophisticated suites with private balconies, marble bathrooms with stone floors and Japanese-style soaking tubs, and modern amenities like free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs. Cocktails are available in both the lobby bar and the rooftop lounge, and live music is often held in the elegant hotel restaurant on the weekends. A heated pool can be found on the rooftop terrace, and another highlight of the hotel is its 4,500-square-foot spa, which offers seven treatment rooms and is the only Jurlique Spa in the state.
3000 Florida Ave, Miami, FL 33133, Phone: 305-441-0000
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13.W South Beach
© W South Beach
Situated across from the Bass Museum of Art, the W South Beach features stunning views of the ocean and is only a 2-minute walk away from the beach. The stylish, contemporary rooms come with private balconies, dramatic wall art, and flat-screen TVs; guests who upgrade to a suite will also get to enjoy a barbecue grill, a separate living area, and a luxurious plunge pool. There are two on-site pools for guests to use, both offering private cabana rentals and poolside food and drink service, and other hotel features include a nightclub, a spa, and a tranquil garden lounge.
2201 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139, Phone: 305-938-3000
14.Four Seasons Hotel Miami
© Four Seasons Hotel Miami
Boasting amenities like a full-service spa and two outdoor pools with cabanas and poolside dining, the Four Seasons Hotel Miami puts guests right in the lap of luxury. When not relaxing in the spa or by one of the pools, guests can enroll in yoga and fitness classes, warm up in the sauna or hot tub, and enjoy a meal at the on-site steakhouse and bar. The rooms offer views of either Biscayne Bay or the city skyline, and they come equipped with flat-screen TVs, iPod docks, microwaves, minifridges, and work desks with comfortable ergonomic chairs.
1435 Brickell Ave, Miami, FL 33131, Phone: 305-358-3535
15.Atton Brickell Miami
© Atton Brickell Miami
Set in the Brickell District, the Atton Brickell Miami offers chic, relaxing rooms and outstanding service. Biscayne Bay is only a 12-minute walk away, and guests can enjoy excellent views of the water while relaxing in the rooftop infinity pool or on the poolside terrace. The rooms feature large flat-screen TVs, minifridges, and coffeemakers; some also offer bay views, and suites come with separate living areas. Other hotel amenities include a restaurant offering Peruvian-inspired cuisine, a trendy lobby lounge, and a well-equipped fitness center. Pay parking is available, and pets are welcome for an additional fee.
1500 SW 1st Ave, Miami, FL 33129, Phone: 786-600-2600
16.Hilton Garden Inn Miami Dolphin Mall
© Hilton Garden Inn Miami Dolphin Mall
Located within easy walking distance of both Dolphin Mall and Miami International Mall, the Hilton Garden Inn Miami Dolphin Mall is also only 10 miles away from the Miami International Airport. Plenty of other shops and restaurants can be found nearby as well, but the hotel offers an on-site restaurant and lounge selling craft beer, cocktails, and American-Latin fusion cuisine. Guests are also welcome to exercise in the fitness center, swim in the seasonal outdoor pool, or relax in the comfortable rooms, which come equipped with flat-screen TVs with cable channels, coffee machines, and complimentary Wi-Fi. Things to Do in Miami
1695 NW 111th Ave a, Miami, FL 33172, Phone: 305-500-9077
17.The Ritz-Carlton Coconut Grove, Miami
© The Ritz-Carlton Coconut Grove, Miami
Tucked between Biscayne Bay and downtown Miami, the Ritz-Carlton Coconut Grove, Miami is a five-star hotel with plenty of luxurious amenities. In addition to marble bathrooms, floor-to-ceiling windows, and flat-screen TVs, the rooms and suites all feature oversized balconies, some with views of the bay. An on-site fitness center makes it easy to fit in a work-out or two, and guests are also welcome to make use of the outdoor pool and hot tub. When it comes to food and drink, the hotel boasts a trendy bar and lounge, a casual poolside cafe, and a seafood restaurant serving international fare.
3300 SW 27th Ave, Miami, FL 33133, Phone: 305-644-4680
18.Sonesta Coconut Grove
© Sonesta Coconut Grove
Nestled in a quiet neighborhood only minutes away from busy Miami Beach, the Sonesta Coconut Grove offers the perfect combination of relaxation and proximity to Miami's nightlife and culture. More than 8,000 pieces of contemporary artwork decorate the lobby and other communal areas of the hotel, while the sophisticated rooms feature custom bedding, coffeemakers, and free Wi-Fi. Suites add balconies with beautiful views, but all guests are welcome to enjoy the stunning panoramic views from the eighth-story pool and lounge. Latin-inspired cuisine is available at the hotel restaurant, and guests are free to use the hotel gym and squash courts.
2889 McFarlane Rd, Miami, FL 33133, Phone: 305-529-2828
19.The Lofts on the Park
© The Lofts on the Park
Catering to both short-term and long-term visitors, The Lofts on the Park offers comfortable two-level loft apartments in a gated North Miami property. The 1,100-square-foot apartments are as close to a home away from home as you can get; they all come with fully equipped kitchens, balconies, free Wi-Fi, a king-sized bed, and two pull-out sofa beds. There are also plenty of communal amenities for guests to enjoy, including an outdoor pool, a peaceful terrace, and a barbecue area. Free covered parking is available inside the gate, and guests are welcome to use the communal laundry facilities.
1660 NE 135th St, Miami, FL 33181, Phone: 305-726-6336
© InterContinental Miami
Conveniently located in the downtown financial and business district, the InterContinental Miami is a great choice for business travelers and tourists alike. In-room amenities include marble bathroom, flat-screen TVs, and coffeemakers; the hotel also features an excellent location overlooking Biscayne Bay, and some rooms offer beautiful views of the water. Upgraded rooms and suites include a complimentary breakfast and evening appetizers in an exclusive lounge. When not in their rooms, guests are more than welcome to visit the luxurious on-site spa, relax by the rooftop pool, or enjoy a meal at the hotel's Latin American restaurant.
100 Chopin Plaza, Miami, FL 33131, Phone: 305-577-1000
© Conrad Miami
Set in a 36-story building only a block away from Biscayne Bay, the Conrad Miami features a full-service spa, a rooftop pool with excellent views, and tennis courts. The modern rooms come with marble bathrooms, espresso machines, and work desks with ergonomic chairs; suites add kitchenettes and telescopes. Private wine tastings and more than 50 different wines are available at the hotel wine bar, and the on-site restaurant specializes in delicious New American cuisine made with locally sourced fish and produce. Concierge services are available, and free Wi-Fi is offered in all public areas of the hotel.
1395 Brickell Ave, Miami, FL 33131, Phone: 305-503-6500
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- Mandarin Oriental, Miami, Photo: Mandarin Oriental, Miami
- SLS Brickell, Photo: SLS Brickell
- Cadillac Hotel & Beach Club, Photo: Cadillac Hotel & Beach Club
- JW Marriott Marquis Miami, Photo: JW Marriott Marquis Miami
- EAST, Miami, Photo: EAST, Miami
- Kimpton Angler’s Hotel South Beach, Photo: Kimpton Angler’s Hotel South Beach
- The Mutiny Hotel, Photo: The Mutiny Hotel
- Epic Hotel, Photo: Epic Hotel
- Vagabond Hotel, Photo: Vagabond Hotel
- ME Miami, Photo: Courtesy of pannawat - Fotolia.com
- Hotel Beaux Arts, Autograph Collection, Photo: Hotel Beaux Arts, Autograph Collection
- Mayfair Hotel & Spa, Photo: Mayfair Hotel & Spa
- W South Beach, Photo: W South Beach
- Four Seasons Hotel Miami, Photo: Four Seasons Hotel Miami
- Atton Brickell Miami, Photo: Atton Brickell Miami
- Hilton Garden Inn Miami Dolphin Mall, Photo: Hilton Garden Inn Miami Dolphin Mall
- The Ritz-Carlton Coconut Grove, Miami, Photo: The Ritz-Carlton Coconut Grove, Miami
- Sonesta Coconut Grove, Photo: Sonesta Coconut Grove
- The Lofts on the Park, Photo: The Lofts on the Park
- InterContinental Miami, Photo: InterContinental Miami
- Conrad Miami, Photo: Conrad Miami
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