Florida

Hotels in Florida

The three-year-old Miami masterpiece, boasting Yabu Pushelberg-designed interiors, hosts a well-manicured crowd keen on high-end shopping and beachfront yoga and fitness classes from cult trainers Tracie Wright Vlaun and Christopher Vlaun.

Situated on nearly 500 acres of powdery, white-sand beaches and secluded pine forests, the David Rockwell-designed WaterColor Inn & Resort contains 60, cheerfully appointed beachfront rooms with walk-in showers and balconies.

Spanish-colonial-style hotel on a barrier island with an intimate feel, thanks to a high staff-to-guest ratio.

This grand South Florida resort, set on 26 palm-shrouded acres along the quiet Estero Bay in the Gulf Coast, is known for family-friendly features and activities galore.

The 44-unit motel has brightly colored rooms, an on-site heated pool, and free cooked-to-order breakfasts for guests at one of two local diners.

The most sophisticated digs in this part of the Gulf Coast, with citrus-hued rooms and apartment-like suites.

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Located just two blocks from the beach and a five- to ten-minute walk from local clubs and restaurants, the Clinton Hotel has become popular with vacationers in their twenties and thirties.

Located on Collins Avenue, this Art Deco hotel is enhanced by the colorful interior design of famed decorator Todd Oldham. His designs combine with original elements, such as 1939 terrazzo floors, to create an updated take on the classic Art Deco features.

Take advantage of the fountain courtyard, cheerful floral rooms, mosaic swimming pool, and on-call masseuse.

Not far from attractions like South Beach and Brickell Key Park, this 22-story business hotel contains 274 guest rooms and 22 suites.

Surrounded by tropical gardens, the Grove Isle Hotel & Spa is located on a 20-acre private island in Biscayne Bay.

This 109-suite hotel at the southern tip of Ocean Drive (the quieter end of South Beach) couldn’t be closer to the ocean. The sumptuous suites, only 10 per floor, come with kitchens or kitchenettes, marble bathrooms, and gilt- and-upholstered headboards.

The grand antebellum-like property has plenty of on-site distractions, including a superb golf course and large rooms, some with water views.