Just a stone’s throw away from the ocean on Melbourne Beach in Florida, Port d’Hiver is a boutique hotel that blends comfort and luxury to create an unforgettable seaside escape. Nestled among swaying palms, winding brick pathways, and cozy courtyards surrounded by flowering bougainvillea, Port d’Hiver Bed was designed for the discerning traveler and offers luxurious accommodations, outstanding cuisine, thoughtful amenities, and gracious hospitality. Set on the narrow barrier island between the Indian River Lagoon and the Atlantic Ocean, Melbourne Beach is the oldest beach town on Florida’s Space Coast and is an area of outstanding natural beauty.
Port d’Hiver features luxuriously appointed accommodations ranging from seven stylish Cabana Rooms and three historically appointed guest rooms in the Main House to the private, and spacious Carriage House Suite. All accommodations feature king and twin beds in luxury linens, en-suite bathrooms with whirlpool and spa tubs, walk-in showers, plush towels and deluxe bath products, sitting areas with comfortable seating or day beds, and antique dressers.
The Windward Suite features a king-sized mahogany barley-twist bed dressed with luxury linens, a down duvet and thick pillows, an en-suite bathroom with whirlpool tub, walk-in shower, plush towels and deluxe bath products, a sitting area with an antique dresser and a daybed.
The Creole Room is a spacious and elegant room with a rustic beamed ceiling, tiled floors, a king-sized mahogany sleigh bed dressed in luxurious French linens, a down duvet and thick pillows, an en-suite bathroom with spa tub, walk-in shower, plush towels and deluxe bath products. A sunny living area has an antique dresser and rattan day bed and opens on to the first-floor porch and swimming pool deck.
Ella Belle’s is a cozy corner room blessed with glorious ocean views and features a king-size bed with down duvet and plush pillows, and a marble en-suite bathroom with whirlpool tub, walk-in rain shower, plush towels and deluxe bath products. Ella Belle’s also has wooden beamed ceilings and a wraparound porch accessed by beautiful French doors.
Overlooking Atlantic Street and boasting magnificent, beamed ceilings and double balconies accessed through French doors, Walter’s Suite is a romantic suite with a charming sitting area that opens onto the full sunny deck, and a bedroom with a king-sized four-poster mahogany bed dressed with fine European linens, a down duvet, and thick pillows. An en-suite bathroom has a rain shower, plush towels, and deluxe bath products.
The Carriage House Suite offers extra levels of luxury and privacy with a king-sized bamboo bed dressed with luxury linens, down duvet and thick pillows, and a large en-suite bathroom with a corner Jacuzzi tub for two and separate walk-in shower. An airy living room with wooden floors, high ceilings, and French doors that open onto a secluded balcony that boasts partial ocean and courtyard views.
The Sunrise Room is aptly named for the glorious sunrises that can be soaked up from the comfort of the room’s hand carved, four-poster, king-sized mahogany bed. This second-floor room has an en-suite bathroom with a whirlpool tub, a rain shower, plush towels and deluxe bath products, and a spacious sitting area with comfortable seating, and a private balcony. This room is accessed via an elevator and a private staircase.
The Havana Room is accessed via an elevator or a private staircase and features a king-sized sleigh bed dressed in luxury linens, a down duvet and thick pillows, and an en-suite bathroom with a walk-in rain shower, plush towels, and deluxe bath products. This room boasts beautiful views of the swimming pool and fountain.
The Mangrove Suite is the largest suite at the hotel and features a king-sized canopy bed made from mahogany with beautiful linens and a down comforter and an en-suite bathroom with a spacious spa tub for two and separate rain shower. The Mangrove Suite features modern amenities such as a flat screen television with cable channels, mini fridges and coffee makers with gourmet coffee and tea and decorated in contrasting cool tiles and warm fabrics.
The Indian River Room has a beautiful 17th-century French wedding armoire, a king-sized tiger maple bed dressed with luxury linens, a down duvet, and pillows, and an en-suite bathroom with a walk-in shower and whirlpool tub.
The Yellow Room exudes a warm ambiance and a charming French flair with soaring ceilings, an antique mahogany king-sized bed with luxury linens, down duvet and plush pillows, comfortable reading armchairs, and a private porch overlooking the fountain and swimming pool. An elegant en-suite bathroom features a luxurious whirlpool tub and walk-in shower, plush towels and deluxe bath products.
Port d’Hiver serves a delicious complimentary breakfast in the elegant dining room or the sunny garden courtyard every morning, which includes fresh fruit and locally grown fruit juices, freshly baked muffins, scones and bread, French toast, pancakes or Belgium waffles, and a choice of egg dishes. Meat-lovers can enjoy bacon, sausage, ham or grits and breakfast is served with hot coffee and tea, and early risers can enjoy a hot cup of coffee and tea with their morning paper from 7:00 am. Late-sleepers can indulge in breakfast in bed or on their private decks with the hotel’s complimentary room service.
Evenings are given to relaxing by the fire in the courtyard with complimentary wine and light hors d'oeuvres or meeting the other guests in the cozy living room.
Amenities at the Port d’Hiver hotel include a heated spa swimming pool and sunny pool deck; a complimentary gourmet breakfast served every morning in the courtyard or dining room, complimentary wine, and light hors d'oeuvres served in the evenings, and freshly baked cookies available all day. Other amenities include a special turn down service, including a homemade treat, comprehensive concierge services, and secure covered parking.
201 Ocean Avenue, Melbourne Beach, Florida (FL) 32951, Phone: 866-621-7678