Four of Our Favorite Luxury Hotels in Miami

Luxury Hotels in Miami

Welcome to the boasting city of Miami, where sand meets city life!  If you are wanting to experience the best of the blue waters and exciting adventure and city life, then Miami is the place to be.  With more than ten luxury hotels that sit directly on the beach and more than ten that sit in the city, you will have plenty of luxury hotels in Miami to choose from, with all different styles and sizes that will fit your individual needs.  Miami is a city filled with adventure as well, one of the only places in the world you can take an air boat tour and get up and close with the alligators!

 

Favorite Luxury Hotels in Miami #1: St. Regis Bal Harbour

 

The St. Regis Bal Harbour, A Partner Hotel of The Luxury Travel Agency
The St. Regis Bal Harbour, The Grand Hall

 

The St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort, situated at the intersection of art, fashion, and design, and minutes from the excitement of South Beach. 30 minutes from both Miami International Airport and from Fort Lauderdale International. Mere minutes from the whirlwind energy of the renowned South Beach, Ocean Drive and the Art Deco District of Miami Beach, The St. Regis Bal Harbour is the perfect place to expand your incomparable lifestyle with easy access to the exciting and boundless entertainment options of Miami and the surrounding area.

 

The St. Regis Bal Harbour, A Partner Hotel of The Luxury Travel Agency
The St. Regis Bal Harbour, Grande Luxe Oceanfront King Room

 

The Forbes Five-Star and AAA Five-Diamond resort offers 216 elegant rooms and 63 suites including 1,2,4 and 8-bedroom configurations. The resort boasts residential-style living which lends itself to social distancing, with limited units per floor.  Spacious accommodations in all-glass towers exquisitely showcase a well-balanced vibrant look and feel, taking full advantage of expansive ocean views from every guestroom.

 

The St. Regis Bal Harbour, A Partner Hotel of The Luxury Travel Agency
The St. Regis Bal Harbour, A Partner Hotel of The Luxury Travel Agency

 

 

Favorite Luxury Hotels in Miami #2: St. The Ritz Carlton South Beach

 

The Ritz-Carlton South Beach, A Partner Hotel of The Luxury Travel Agency
The Ritz-Carlton South Beach, A Partner Hotel of The Luxury Travel Agency

 

In late January 2020, The Ritz-Carlton, South Beach re-opened after a $90 million, top-to-bottom re-imagination of all parts of the resort, including rooms and suites, public spaces and restaurants and meeting space. The resort has returned as the newest, most elevated expression of Miami, paying homage to the colorful history, vibrant culture and glamour of the Magic City.

 

The Ritz-Carlton South Beach, A Partner Hotel of The Luxury Travel Agency
The Ritz-Carlton South Beach, Oceanfront Room

 

Newly renovated rooms and suites offer a glimpse into Miami’s culture. Food and beverage experiences offer a glimpse into the city’s history and culture, including Lapidus Bar, a classic cocktail bar honoring a bygone era of Miami, and Fuego y Mar, with its poolside terrace, tapping into the magical mashup of cultures that make Miami so unique. DiLido Beach Club features Mediterranean cuisine and a beachfront bar serving up cocktails made with local ingredients and house-made syrups and sodas. The Ritz-Carlton Club Level, the only lounge in South Beach, offers an exclusive experience with a private concierge and five food and beverage presentations throughout the day in a private lounge overlooking the ocean. The Ritz-Carlton Spa offers a holistic approach to wellness, with a selection of treatments designed to relax and rejuvenate.

 

The Ritz-Carlton South Beach, A Partner Hotel of The Luxury Travel Agency
The Ritz-Carlton South Beach, Lapidus Bar

 

The shopping and dining of Lincoln Road is just steps away, as well as the Art Deco Historic District and luxurious South of Fifth neighborhood. Miami’s museums and unique cultural attractions, including Wynwood Walls, the Miami Design District and Little Havana, are just a short drive away.

 

The Ritz-Carlton South Beach, A Partner Hotel of The Luxury Travel Agency
The Ritz-Carlton South Beach, A Partner Hotel of The Luxury Travel Agency

 

 

Favorite Luxury Hotels in Miami #3: St. The Ritz Carlton Bal Harbour

 

The Ritz-Carlton Bal Harbour, A Partner Hotel of The Luxury Travel Agency
The Ritz-Carlton Bal Harbour, A Partner Hotel of The Luxury Travel Agency

 

Located on the exclusive northern tip of Miami Beach, The Ritz-Carlton, Bal Harbour is a coastal sanctuary, close to the hustle and bustle of Miami, but with a feeling that it is worlds away. The boutique-style resort has just 95 rooms, with only one room and one suite on each floor. Guests who reserve a two-bedroom suite will have the entire floor to themselves, for the utmost in privacy and exclusivity.

 

The Ritz-Carlton Bal Harbour, A Partner Hotel of The Luxury Travel Agency
The Ritz-Carlton Bal Harbour, Oceanfront 2-Bedroom Suite

 

Guest rooms and suites all feature private balconies overlooking the water. Suites have a full kitchen, large living and dining area, one and a half bathrooms and two balconies. Artisan Beach House offers dishes made with the freshest ingredients, and the ocean is in full view from the dining room and the large terrace. Exhale Spa features a wide selection of treatments and an award-winning suite of fitness classes.

 

The Ritz-Carlton Bal Harbour, A Partner Hotel of The Luxury Travel Agency
The Ritz-Carlton Bal Harbour, Artisan Beach House Restaurant

 

At the pool, guests are invited to rent a luxury cabana, complete with private hot tub, TV, mini-fridge and personalized service. With no public parking, Bal Harbour Beach has all of the privacy of a private beach. The Bal Harbour Beach path is ideal for walking, running or taking a Ritz-Carlton beach cruiser for a spin along the water.  The luxury shopping and world-class dining of the Bal Harbour Shops are within walking distance, and the cultural sights of Miami are a short drive away.

Hotels in Miami #4: The Miami Beach EDITION

 

The Miami Beach EDITION, A Partner Hotel of The Luxury Travel Agency
The Miami Beach EDITION, A Partner Hotel of The Luxury Travel Agency

 

Experience the best of Miami living at The Miami Beach EDITION. This luxury beachfront resort grants guests a direct path to some of the most expansive sand in the city. Take advantage of the hotel’s direct beach access, umbrellas, chaises and towel service. Oceanfront suites feature a private balcony to start your day with a coffee while gazing over the gentle waves. Enjoy Signature restaurants curated by Michelin-starred chef, Jean-Georges Vongerichten, such as Matador Room, with innovative cuisine inspired by flavors of Latin America, Caribbean and Spain. Market at EDITION, which is part boulangerie, patisserie and salumeria and available for dining in or grab and go. Or guests can also experience casual al fresco dining in Tropicale, either poolside, seated or at the bar.

 

The Miami Beach EDITION, A Partner Hotel of The Luxury Travel Agency
The Miami Beach EDITION, The Matador Bar

 

The Spa at The Miami Beach EDITION is accessible for styling services, manicure, pedicure and treatments such as the signature Hands-Off Massage, using bamboo sticks and Hypervolt percussion technology for the ultimate hands-off experience. Guests are welcome to take an EDITION electric bicycle for a spin and cool off with a dip in the Modern and Historic Pools. For a more private and exclusive experience, guests can unwind in one of the poolside cabanas. Lastly, the ultimate Miami Beach experience, BASEMENT features a nightclub, bowling alley with four lanes and an ice-skating rink.

 

The Miami Beach EDITION, A Partner Hotel of The Luxury Travel Agency
The Miami Beach EDITION, Basement Skate

 

 

A little bit about The Luxury Travel Agency.  We are a boutique agency based in Toronto which specializes in luxury travel. We can do anything from a simple hotel booking to complete Trip Consultation and Planning. We partner with over 2,000 of the best luxury hotels and resorts around the world which means we can offer our clients an array of added amenities and benefits such as:

    • Room Upgrade when available
    • Daily Full Breakfast, up to two guests
    • USD 100 Hotel Credit¬†
    • Early Check-In/Late Check-Out, when availability
    • Complimentary Wi-Fi
    • Custom Welcome Amenity
    • VIP Status

The amenities and benefits vary from property to property, but we always do our best to get you the most value for your money and make sure your stay is as perfect as possible. 

Contact us for more details.

 

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