Hotels in Florida

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Opened in 2015, the 1 Hotel South Beach mixes eco-friendly intentions with high design to create an oceanfront space that feels both chic and homey.... Read More

Acqualina recently won a Gold Choice Award for being one of the best hotels for kids and families in America, so naturally they decided to up their game... Read More

Acqualina, an elegant 51-story Mediterranean-inspired tower that mixes touches of Collins Avenue grooviness with Old World nostalgia, is Sunny Isles... Read More

Acqualina, a grand 51-story Mediterranean-inspired tower that mixes touches of Collins Avenue grooviness with old-world nostalgia, is a welcome addition... Read More

With an art deco exterior, the Albion hotel sits on James Avenue on Lincoln Road Mall, right in the middle of South Beach's hotspots. Having undergone a... Read More

This Starwood brand is more likely to appeal to young travelers in town to sample Orlando's nightlife than families doing the theme park circuit. Aloft... Read More

The Amara Cay Resort is a perfect example of laidback elegance. From the moment guests step inside the lobby, which is lined with reclaimed wood walls... Read More

With the words sleep with me emblazoned on its front windows —as well as on the T's worn by the buff staff—Aqua is bound to attract a sexy... Read More

One of the most photographed Key West homes for its accurately restored Colonial Queen Anne architecture, this Old Town hotel is known for its ... Read More

Just past the Everglades is this six-room Art Deco villa. The husband-and-wife owners stay behind the scene—breakfast (papaya yogurt, tropical... Read More

Just 20 minutes from downtown Orlando, the Bay Hill Club & Lodge is owned by golf legend Arnold Palmer, also known as the King. Winner of the PGA... Read More

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,... Read More

This 1926 Mediterranean-style historic landmark that anchors Coral Gables still feels very Old Florida. The palm-adorned central courtyard's gurgling... Read More

In 1926, Palm Beach society architect Addison Mizner ventured to the frontier swamp of Boca Raton and created his Jazz Age masterpiece, the 100-room... Read More

Formerly the Celebration Hotel. ... Read More

1926 hotel, renovated in 2008 to the tune of $45 million, with updated Colonial-style interiors (each room has an ultra-jet bathtub) and a Daniel Boulud... Read More

Universal’s newest resort (until Summer 2016, when the Loews Sapphire Falls Resort will open), this beach club evokes the 1950s and 1960s and offers two... Read More

This sprawling retro-themed hotel, which is designed to look like a beach club from the 1950s and ‘60s, is the newest lodging addition to the Universal... Read More

This six-room hotel with a collection of seven waterside cottages is located along a pocket-size beach on Cabbage Key. This tropical island in the Gulf... Read More

Try the juicy burgers at Caliente Resort’s poolside restaurant. Read More

South Florida hotel spas trembled at the arrival of Canyon Ranch in Miami in 2007, when they annexed and renovated the old Carillion Hotel. At Canyon... Read More

In addition to free bike rentals, the property has a range of accommodations—from a five-bedroom house (a.k.a. the Love Shack) to a cozy en suite... Read More

Since opening its doors on New Year's Eve in 1920, the Waldorf Astoria-owned Casa Marina has served as a beachfront hideaway for Hollywood's elite (Rita... Read More

Moorish-style grandeur in an 1888 property once owned by railroad tycoon Henry Flagler, who developed much of Florida’s eastern coast. Read More

The brainchild of partners Lauren Abrams, Terry Ford, and Heide Praver Werthamer (who collectively spent 24 years picking up the tricks of the trade... Read More

The ultra-exclusive Casa Tua is a five-suite hotel housed inside a Mediterranean-inspired mansion. Complete with ornate columns, spiral staircases, and... Read More

The rooms at this haunted hotel, which dates back to the 1920’s, are without frills, but they’re almost secondary to a stay here. Psychics... Read More

The Catalina takes the value-added approach to South Beach nightlife and succeeds without feeling cheap or cheesy. Guests receive free VIP passes to... Read More

In a sea of smaller boutique properties, Cheeca Lodge & Spa stands out. Located just 90 minutes from Miami International Airport, this expansive... Read More

One-third down the Florida Keys is Islamorada, known as the sport-fishing capital of the world and home to the Chesapeake, a 65-room property that has... Read More

Registered with the Palm Beach Preservation Foundation as a historic landmark, the Chesterfield’s iconic white building has been used as a hotel... Read More

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... Read More

If you're into adventure, this is the spot for you. A night's stay and a small mandatory resort fee (currently $22 per night, which covers up to five... Read More

One way to save money while on vacation? Spend a day at a water park without paying an entry fee. At CoCo Key, admission to the on-site water park is... Read More

With room rates beginning at $69, this water park hotel is a great choice for families of four or five. The mandatory resort fee of $22 per night covers... Read More

A 1940’s fishing camp has been transformed into this tranquil retreat with just the right amenities (Wi-Fi; alfresco breakfasts; mangrove-ready... Read More

This hip beachfront property is a window into 1950s Florida. Expect Midcentury Modern touches such as rounded walls and stylish wood paneling, plus... Read More

Located on Key Biscayne, Crandon Park is often lauded as one of the best beaches in the nation. The two-mile stretch of shoreline is known for its clean... Read More

Located in North Beach at the heart of Millionaire's Row, the Deauville is one of Miami’s “Grande Dame” hotels, with distinct MiMo ... Read More

Waterfalls of white chiffon make The Delano’s soaring lobby feel like the entry to hotel heaven, and the all-white theme carries over into the... Read More

When Ian Schrager opened the Delano, a revamped 1940s Art Deco building, in 1995, it was considered a brave, even misguided move, as South Beach was... Read More

Despite its higher rack rates and a less-than-ideal location (it's only really close to Disney's Animal Kingdom), this is hands-down the best hotel for... Read More

From your balcony at this African-themed Orlando lodge, you just might spot a giraffe, bongo, or wildebeest roaming the surrounding savannah. Dinner... Read More

The time: 1940. The place: Walt Disney World's version of the Jersey Shore, complete with a boardwalk, surrey bikes, and saltwater taffy. The rooms:... Read More

With gas lamps and wicker chairs in this sprawling neo-Victorian manse, Cindarella, Prince Charming, and the wicked stepsisters feel right at home.... Read More

Commanding an enviable position on the Seven Seas Lagoon, and a short boat ride from the Magic Kingdom’s front gates, the South Seas–inflected... Read More

Part of the family of Disney Value Resorts at Walt Disney World, Disney’s Pop Century Resort is inspired by all things pop culture from the 1950... Read More

Calm compound on the Atlantic that's the perfect pre- or post- Orlando furlough. Read More

A towering lobby filled with totem poles, a replica geyser, and a waterfall-fed rock pool—this Orlando fantasy channels America's national parks to... Read More

Compared to its sister resort, Disney's Beach Club, the Yacht Club has a slightly more grown-up atmosphere and a little more tranquility. The two hotels... Read More

Sitting right on a 46-acre African-themed savanna, Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge offers views of more than 200 birds and animals, including zebras,... Read More

Here, kids have the chance to reside in the worlds of Finding Nemo, Cars, The Lion King and The Little Mermaid, with uniquely themed and spacious suites... Read More

This slightly-more-casual sister accommodation to Disney's Yacht Club Resort enjoys the same prime location around the BoardWalk entertainment area and... Read More

This 14-story deluxe resort is as close as you can get to the Magic Kingdom. In fact, if you get a park-view room, you’ll be able to see the park’s... Read More

A sprawling and gorgeous Victorian-style resort, Disney’s Grand Floridian evokes the Palm Beach of yesteryear, and boasts 867 rooms and suites,... Read More

The Polynesian Village Resort, a South Pacific-themed paradise, is also along the Monorail track. Like the Contemporary, it’s one of Disney’s original... Read More

Disney’s value resorts are perfect for families on a budget, and this one gives you the most bang for your buck. Each section of the resort is a shout... Read More

Upscale amenities meet the wilderness in this lakeside property near the Magic Kingdom that evokes the Old Faithful Inn at Yellowstone Park. Totem poles... Read More

The property has a fishing-themed setup that includes on-site barbecues to cook up fresh catches, and a raft of slips. Rooms are comfy, but unremarkable. Read More

With five championship-caliber golf courses, spa facilities and luxurious amenities, prestigious Doral Golf Resort & Spa gives guests an... Read More

Located in a 1923 building on the corner of historic Lake Eola Park, EO Inn & Urban Spa's 17 rooms and five suites create a peaceful atmosphere with... Read More

Where the Miami River meets Biscayne Bay, EPIC Hotel sits on a waterfront property in the heart of downtown. Inside the self-proclaimed &ldquo... Read More

Faena is a surreal mash-up evocative of late-​period Gianni Versace and the Moulin Rouge. The lobby has eight Juan Gatti murals, including neo-Baroque... Read More

Bunk at one of the island’s best B&Bs, housed in one of Fernandina’s signature Victorians with central tower, 12-foot ceilings, mahogany... Read More

On the same property as the standard rooms, Cabana Bay also offers 900 spacious family suites, which sleep up to six and include a kitchenette and a... Read More

A former vacation retreat of William Vanderbilt II, Fisher Island is now home to a 45-room luxury resort, set amid one of the nation's most exclusive... Read More

The charming inn (1857) is the state’s oldest hotel. The veranda-rimmed Cracker-style building houses 22 individually decorated en suite rooms,... Read More

The most glamorous resort on Miami Beach isn’t just for adults. Twelve pools, some with waterfalls and others with slides, give the kids ample room to... Read More

When The Fontainebleau was built circa 1954 it was the most luxurious hotel in Miami Beach. After a $1 billion-dollar renovation in 2008, The... Read More

Morris Lapidus's crescent-shaped landmark has a longstanding reputation for grandeur, and has been one of Miami Beach's defining pieces of architecture... Read More

This crescent-shaped landmark hotel has a longstanding reputation for grandeur. Recently, more than $200 million was poured into an elaborate renovation... Read More

With its white rooms and tropical floral accents, this inn is a great island base; the kitchenettes are a plus, too, as is its proximity to Jensen Beach. Read More

Upon arrival at this 70-story, glass-and-granite edifice in the center of Miami's business district, guests enter a cavernous lobby featuring a high... Read More

This brand-new hotel luxury inside the gates of the Walt Disney resort offers two waterslides, a kids’ splash zone, an adults-only pool, an upscale spa,... Read More

Whatever you’re looking for, it’s practically guaranteed that this brand-new resort has it. The Tom Fazio golf course is a certified Audubon Society... Read More

One of Orlando's newest luxury hotels, the Four Seasons at Walt Disney World Resort is both family-friendly and luxurious. The expansive water area... Read More

Big, bold, and beautiful are words that spring to mind for the largest Four Seasons property in the world. This hotel is located within the Golden... Read More

Low-rise beachfront property with an old-world feel (sandstone flooring; marble staircase), plus a new 10,000-square-foot spa and completely renovated... Read More

Somewhere between a classic B&B and thoroughly modern boutique hotel is the Gardens Hotel, an 1870 plantation-style mansion-turned-luxury... Read More

In spite of a lengthy history—the property celebrated its centennial in 2013—this Gulf Coast island gem has never strayed far from its Old Florida roots... Read More

The hotel has a lush atrium and rooms, two on-site pools, a Canyon Ranch spa, golf putting course, and croquet lawn. Read More

To call this hotel enormous would be a vast understatement. It’s practically a city unto itself, with 1,291 rooms, 115 suites, six unique restaurants, a... Read More

If you’d rather stay downtown – away from the more touristy areas of Orlando – look no further than this upscale retreat just steps away from the brand... Read More

Art is everywhere in the 247-room Grand Bohemian Hotel in downtown Orlando, which has received numerous accolades, including the T+L 500. The Grand... Read More

The pool here is on the small side, but its rooftop location, South Beach vibe and city views make it a local favorite. Grab a cocktail and find a slice... Read More

I like this hotel so much that my husband and I had our wedding reception here. It’s Disney’s crown jewel, with Victorian styling, impeccable detailing... Read More

Surrounded by tropical gardens, the Grove Isle Hotel & Spa is located on a 20-acre private island in Biscayne Bay. Each of the 50 guest rooms has a... Read More

Painted in soothing corals and blues, the Hammock Beach Resort, on the Atlantic Coast dunes just south of St. Augustine, epitomizes a Florida tropical... Read More

You'll feel a bit as if you're a guest at a rock star's private pool as you luxuriate poolside at the Hard Rock Hotel at Universal Orlando. Music is... Read More

Ever wondered what it feels like to live like a rock star? Find out at this upscale resort, which features 650 guest rooms, including the 2,375-square... Read More

The closest to the action of the three on-site Universal hotels, the Spanish Mission–style Hard Rock, managed by Loews, is a 10-minute walk from... Read More

Aimed squarely at travelers who like to keep busy, this 60-acre playground is geared largely toward families, sportsmen, and conventioneers. Each day... Read More

The property has its own 600-foot-long stretch of crystal white sand; the large rooms are great for groups, and there are two heated pools. Read More

This charming establishment is traditional in design, thanks partly to being one of the few homes that wasn’t destroyed by the massive fire on Key... Read More

On a grassy campus, the inn has large rooms with cherrywood furniture, some that sleep four. The shady picnic area’s a great place for breakfast... Read More

The novel Hilton Cabana Miami Beach sits pretty on millionaire’s row and is surrounded by a plethora of upscale eateries and entertainment venues.... Read More

Opened recently within the last several years, the Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort is an all-suites venture with ocean-view balconies. Swing by the... Read More

The hotel has the advantages of a Disney property (i.e., early entry to a different park each day) but more flexible pricing. Read More

While most guests book their stay at Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek to visit neighboring Disney World, anywhere else, the hotel would be a destination unto... Read More

This Hilton hotel is not Disney-branded, but it's still part of the Disney Springs entertainment complex and enjoys most of the perks that come with... Read More

This Art Deco hotel in South Beach is just two blocks from the famed Ocean Drive and the beach. Reflecting its location in the Art Deco District, the... Read More

The latest proof that downtown Miami is heating up? The Beaux Arts, a hotel-within-a-hotel on floors 38 to 40 of the JW Marriott Marquis. We’d... Read More

The L. Murray Dixon–built Hotel Victor has been restored in high sybaritic fashion by celebrated French designer Jacques Garcia. Inspired by the... Read More

This well-priced B&B located in the appealing suburban hub of Riverside-Avondale has four en suite colonial-style rooms, some with river views. The... Read More

Designed to resemble a large plantation-style home, this resort has 118 rooms, each with tiled-entry foyers and private balconies providing at least... Read More

This new 287-room hotel, set right on the Gulf of Mexico and the Intracoastal Waterway, may look like an average waterfront resort, but unexpected... Read More

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... Read More

Lake Buena Vista, where this resort is located, enjoys a wealth of impressive facilities—not least what is perhaps the most attractive pool in Orlando.... Read More

This pyramid-shaped resort on 1,500 acres underwent a $65 million renovation in 2009. There’s no shortage of activities here, not only with Walt... Read More

Its Orange County Convention Center proximity speaks to the nature of this hotel, which is less theme-park-focused than most of the others in the city.... Read More

Just two blocks from the St. Johns River, this three-story home has been carefully restored since it was built in 1902 as the home of a well-to-do... Read More

It’s all about golf at Innisbrook, a resort on 900 acres just five miles east of Florida’s Gulf Coast beaches. Since 1990, the 600-room all... Read More

This 33-room sister property of the old-guard Gasparilla Inn, has a dockside restaurant and a relaxed, let’s-go-fishing vibe. Read More

The 13-acre property is the best in town, with 500 rooms overlooking the Atlantic. Read More

This all-suite, 24 room property has three quaint "houses" with one- and two-bedroom suites, each with a porch or balcony where rocking chairs or... Read More

Ivey House hotel has a modern, eco-lodge vibe with a membership to the Society for Ethical Ecotourism. Opt for one of the en suite rooms in the main... Read More

The JW Marriott's panoramic landscaped gardens, complete with lagoons and an 18-hole golf course, may be shared with the Ritz Carlton, but there's still... Read More

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

More than 300 rooms fill this 41-story downtown Miami tower that overlooks Biscayne Bay. Thanks to its ties to two Marriot brands—the JW and... Read More

At the recently renovated 13-acre Key Largo Grande Resort & Beach Club, you'll find dark wood accents and imported Italian tile floors. Read More

Just off Duval Street, hidden behind palms, the inn feels like a tropical island oasis. Some of the cheery cottages have lounge-worthy verandas. Read More

With a private white-sand beach, a pool and Jacuzzi, a tropical fruit garden, and 11 guest rooms and suites named after tropical fruits, Kona Kai Resort... Read More

There are several advantages to this family-favorite hotel, especially the great value offered by an independent resort that doesn't sacrifice too much... Read More

With low room rates and easy shuttle service to the theme parks, this amenity-rich property is a great value, especially for larger groups. The rooms... Read More

This resort offers spacious, condominium-style suites that include full kitchens and washer-dryers, all at very reasonable rates. Minutes from Disney... Read More

Order upscale American fare at Bare Buns Cafe inside the Lake Como resort. Read More

Oceanfront resort 10 minutes north of downtown, with access to a secluded beach (a rarity in Naples) and a Bob Cupp-designed golf course. Read More

The quirky property features six airy cottages (and one regular room). Its eccentric owner will loan you books from her personal library for enjoying in... Read More

Close to downtown, the inn has a sunny Key West–like vibe, with brightly painted rooms and homey touches like the free fresh lemonade on tap at... Read More

You'll want to plan ahead if you're spending some time at Little Palm Island Resort & Spa, as the property is only accessible by boat or seaplane ... Read More

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

Loews loves kids. In fact, that’s the name of their program for youngsters of all ages.  Parents can get a dose of privacy on the velvety sands of... Read More

The magnificent, flamingo-pink Don CeSar Beach Resort with its Moorish bell towers and turrets, has dominated the St. Petersburg skyline since 1928, but... Read More

Opened in 1998, this sprawling beachfront hotel is located on South Beach’s famed Collins Avenue, lined with historic Art Deco hotels built in the... Read More

A re-creation of the exclusive Italian fishing village, right down to the jut of its ferry dock and the rusty hue of the buildings, Portofino Bay has... Read More

Like a scene from a postcard, this resort sits on a peaceful boat-dotted harbor, modeled after the Italian fishing village of Portofino. You’ll truly... Read More

A favorite among conventioneers, this sprawling 1,000-room property looks like a resort from the South Pacific; it even offers a poolside torch-lighting... Read More

With the lagoon-style pool, complete with beaches, palm trees, and an abandoned prop plane, the Loews Royal Pacific Resort at Universal Orlando brings... Read More

Universal's newest Orlando property has 1,000 rooms centered around a tropical lagoon with a huge, snaking pool area complete with waterfalls, slides,... Read More

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. Read More

This Universal-area luxury spa offers 14 treatment rooms in a 13,000-square-foot space, which also boasts a fitness center and separate men’s and women... Read More

Nestled on the exclusive island of Brickell Key, the Mandarin Oriental is a cosmopolitan darling that dazzles. Your love-cation will look something like... Read More

Besides the Mandarin's trademark luxury Asian touches, the reason to stay here is the view of the downtown Miami skyline and Biscayne Bay. Of course,... Read More

Serenity-seeking guests will appreciate the old-meets-new style of the Marquesa Hotel, located in Key West's Old Town. The hotel is composed of four... Read More

1884 clapboard houses set back from busy Duval Street. A no-cell-phones-in-public-spaces policy helps to keep the peace.   Read More

Nestled in historic South Beach, the Metropolitan opened in March after a renovation that took the 1920’s Art Deco building from retro to urban... Read More

This spa is nestled away from the hubbub of Orlando on a 15-arcre resort property that features two 18-hole championship golf courses and a lighted 9... Read More

Set apart from the teeming ocean side of South Beach, the Mondrian holds a plum spot on the isle’s opposite shore along Biscayne Bay, with views... Read More

Even after serving as the backdrop for countless fashion-magazine photo shoots, the Moorings Village & Spa— 18 brightly accented cottages... Read More

Besides the proximity to Orlando-area theme parks such as Walt Disney World Resort (there's a free shuttle from the resort), the main draw at Mystic... Read More

An old-guard establishment created in the 1880's, which now has 319 beachfront rooms. Read More

South Beach gestalt has come to conservative Naples with the multimillion-dollar renovation of the former Registry Resort & Club. L.A. interior... Read More

Collins Avenue may be jam packed with hotels, but Nautilus is a newcomer worth checking out. Sixty Hotels completely revamped the old Nautilus Hotel... Read More

Two-bedroom suites are big enough to fit the whole family, but you’ll want to leave your room at this Sunny Isles beachfront resort and discover all its... Read More

If only all family-geared Orlando hotels were so fully conceived. Seemingly endless diversions for the preteen-and-under set include two knockout water... Read More

Where else can you hang with the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, eat breakfast with Dora the Explorer or SpongeBob SquarePants, play Double Dare, zip down... Read More

Known for its affable British owners, the motel has kitchenette-equipped rooms right on the ocean, plus a heated outdoor pool and even a BBQ area. Read More

Nestled amongst some of Key West's most popular attractions, the Ocean Key Resort offers a welcome dose of serenity just steps from Key West Harbor, Old... Read More

Formerly Regent Bal Harbour ... Read More

No need to lift a finger when an army of attendants is ready to serve your every need at this nifty waterfront resort near Jacksonville. Your wish is... Read More

This hotel is practically large enough to be a city unto itself, and it has the recreation areas to match. The newly redesigned outdoor area features... Read More

You can’t miss this soaring hotel, which sits just across the interstate from Walt Disney World. With more than 2,000 rooms and suites, the property... Read More

The property is the largest clothing-optional resort in America. Tour the 70-plus lushly landscaped acres, then work on getting a tan-line-free tan at... Read More

Owned by Italian clothing company Diesel, the Pelican Hotel is an eclectic property in the midst of Ocean Drive’s bustling nightlife scene. Each... Read More

Formerly Gansevoort Miami Beach ... Read More

True to its name, Palm Beach, Florida’s PGA National Resort & Spa is best known as the home of the Professional Golfers Association of America... Read More

Built around its own private beach, this mid-range resort provides affordable oceanfront accommodations in the village of Islamorada. The property rents... Read More

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

1928 golf-and-tennis resort for the preppy set on a 300-acre oceanfront site 20 miles southeast of Jacksonville. Read More

True to its surfer-cool, 1950’s-motel roots, The new Postcard Inn, in St. Pete Beach, Florida, is hip, affordable, and resolutely casual. Built in... Read More

The sister property to the Casa Marina, features an outpost of the Strip House.All 150 breezy rooms at the Reach Resort have coconut-shell headboards,... Read More

Rebuilt in 1914 after a fire, the Redland Hotel was Homestead's first hotel and one of its most important structures. Restored to its pre-fire, 1904... Read More

This inland resort is sportier and more informal than the nearby beachfront Ritz and has a superlative golf program, thanks to the 2 Greg Norman... Read More

For the ultimate romantic getaway, head to the Ritz-Carlton in Key Biscayne, an island off the coast of Miami and away from the hustle and bustle of the... Read More

The relative isolation of this property on 500 acres of undeveloped, well-tended land about three miles east of SeaWorld results in a pleasing quiet... Read More

With sixty executive suites, three enormous suites and 56 club-level rooms among their nearly 600 room offerings, the Ritz-Carlton has a wide range of... Read More

446-room resort on a barrier island 35 miles from Jacksonville. All rooms have private balconies with coastal views. A roster of daily activities... Read More

Massive columns and soaring ceilings in the entrance hall mark the entrance to the Ritz Carlton Coconut Grove. Each of the 115 guest rooms and suites is... Read More

Marble floors polished to a high sheen, glittery Art Deco chandeliers, white Frette linens—taken together, the vibe at the Ritz-Carlton Fort... Read More

Hands down, the Ritz-Carlton is Miami's best full-service resort, with tropical gardens, a tennis center, a 20,000-square-foot spa, kids' programs, and... Read More

Mediterranean-inspired beachfront resort—Ritz-Carlton’s flagship near the Gulf of Mexico—with a 51,000-square-foot spa, access to... Read More

Overlooking Downtown’s marina on Sarasota Bay, just across the Ringling Causeway from the city’s charming theater and dining district, the... Read More

The hotel has four-person suites with full kitchenettes—plus monkeys and the chance to swim with manatees! Read More

The 54 rooms at South Beach’s Riviera Hotel are surprisingly spacious (at least 700 square feet), given the prime location a couple of blocks from... Read More

The 1864 property is still the hotel that time and tourism forgot. It's an Everglades remake of The Shining with hanging alligator skins, stuffed... Read More

This oceanfront condominium complex rises 18 stories above Collins Avenue and houses units that range in size from 565 square feet to 1,480 square feet.... Read More

Rosen Hotels & Resorts is a well-known hotel group in Orlando, and the company’s properties are generally great values. The recently remodeled Rosen... Read More

A retro vibe permeates the Royal Palm South Beach, an 393-room Art Deco high-rise that fronts Miami Beach. Spacious (for Miami) rooms range in size from... Read More

A sweeping porte cochere greets visitors at this graceful Modernist hotel from the 1940s, which also functions as a contemporary art gallery. The... Read More

A tasty little 30-room property that bills itself as South Beach’s first female-friendly hotel, offering a year-round 25-percent discount for... Read More

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

A half-hour drive from Lake Okeechobee, the 80-year-old Iris Wall runs the curious Seminole Inn and a nearby ranch with cattle, horses, and a restaurant... Read More

Snag yourself one of the 18 rooms at this quiet treasure and sabbatical sanctuary for the body and mind. Immerse yourself in the tranquil décor of the... Read More

Just like the resort it’s housed in, the spa is meant to evoke the feel of a turn-of-the-20th-century escape. Victorian garden theming gives way to an... Read More

Potted plants, floor-lit lanterns, and a pond river set the mood for this exclusive hotspot. The Shore Club boasts dual infinity and elevated pools... Read More

More than a decade after its star-studded opening, the Shore Club still manages to regularly pack the house with beautiful people modeling the latest... Read More

This adults-only private resort covers two secluded miles in the center of Old Town. Select five different styles of accommodations for a total of 30... Read More

Nightlife mogul Sam Nazarian and design legend Philippe Starck—the duo behind SLS's sleek Beverly Hills flagship—brought new life to this 1939 Art Deco... Read More

This oceanfront outpost of the London-based boutique hotel and social club, which is a haven for celebrities and bona fide royalty, was created by local... Read More

Don’t just walk by this hidden gem that’s tucked away adjacent to Collins Park and a block away from the Atlantic—stay a while. Local artists furnish... Read More

The 330-acre resort has a daily cruise to Cayo Costa, a nature preserve with knockout beaches and an inlet where you can see manatees. Read More

The three-year-old Miami masterpiece, boasting Yabu Pushelberg-designed interiors, hosts a well-manicured crowd keen on high-end shopping and beachfront... Read More

The Thai-accented property features 16 suite-size rooms kitted out in dark wooden Asian furniture, pool, and patio for lounging—there’s even... Read More

Upon arrival at the porte-cochere, an aptly named Island Ambassador will swoop in to transport guests (via luxury golf cart, of course) to a ferry,... Read More

The property has low-slung cottages set on manicured lawns next to a beach with some of Florida’s most surf-friendly waves. Read More

Rising above Biscayne Bay, the 56-room Tempo Miami is located in the heart of downtown Miami near the city’s arts and entertainment district.... Read More

Formerly Angler's Boutique Resort Read More

A flurry of development over the last decade has made Fort Lauderdale a serious warm-weather hot spot, and the Mediterranean-style Atlantic Hotel, just... Read More

Situated along South Beach’s famous Ocean Drive, The Betsy is one of Miami’s premier beachfront boutique hotels. With its expansive four... Read More

An unexpected departure from bustling Ocean Drive, The Betsy has more awards than rooms. Reminiscent of a grand colonial estate, this historic landmark... Read More

With its four-column portico and signature plantation-style shuttered windows, The Betsy stands out among its neon-lit, Art Deco neighbors with its... Read More

This 1920’s Coral Gables haunt is  jaw-droppingly dreamy. Hand-painted frescoes on the barrel-vaulted ceilings grace the lobby of this... Read More

At a staggering 22,000 square feet, The Biltmore’s pool was once the largest in the world. When it was built in 1926, Johnny Weismuller was a swimming... Read More

As one of the area's most storied hotels, the 1926 Mediterranean-style historic landmark that anchors Coral Gables still feels very Old Florida. The... Read More

Unsurpassed in terms of luxury when oil tycoon Henry Flagler built it in 1896, the Breakers outdid itself in a 1926 renovation modeled after various... Read More

Renovated in 2012, The Gale is an ode to Miami’s Art Deco movement. The hotel’s 87-guest room’s walls are clad with black-and-white photographs that... Read More

Located on Collins Avenue, this Art Deco hotel is enhanced by the colorful interior design of famed decorator Todd Oldham. His designs combine with... Read More

The Marker Waterfront Resort made history in 2014, when it became the first newly built hotel to open in Key West in more than two decades. It was worth... Read More

With at least 80 inns and B&B's squeezed onto the eight-square-mile island, Key West may well be America's most "inn" town. So what makes the... Read More

Nearly two decades after resurrecting South Beach as an international tourist destination with the opening of the Delano, hotelier Ian Schrager is doing... Read More

For a pool scene that’s off the beaten path, find your spot at The Mondrian’s bow-shaped aquatic haven. Sunbathe on oversized printed rugs with lounge... Read More

Fans of Bloodline will recognize the Moorings Village & Spa, which plays the role of the fictional Rayburn House hotel on the Netflix series. In... Read More

Located in the Art Deco District, the historic National Hotel provides a quiet retreat from the party atmosphere of Collins Avenue. The beachfront... Read More

With its lush gardens, oceanfront pool, and full-service Aveda spa, The Palms Hotel & Spa Miami enjoys esteemed status on chic South Beach. The 501... Read More

Six low-rise buildings, tucked into bougainvillea gardens between the harborfront and the historic Old Town, house 142 guest rooms and suites. The... Read More

Though it has changed hands a couple of times in recent years, it's hard to keep a grande dame down. And with designer Tommy Hilfiger as its newest... Read More

The iconic, swirling Art Deco design of The Raleigh’s pool has served as a backdrop for runway shows by Chanel, Escada, and Donna Karen. Dip your feet... Read More

This 500-acre resort is one of the most elegant adult accommodations in Orlando. The Ritz-Carlton (and the JW Marriott, with which it shares amenities)... Read More

This luxury spa’s unique offerings include the zero-gravity Grande Eco Garden Hammock massage – performed while you rock in a hammock in a private... Read More

Hands down, the Ritz-Carlton is Miami′s best full-service resort, with tropical gardens, a tennis center, a 20,000-square-foot spa, kids′ programs, and... Read More

At 40 stories high, The Setai rises over South Beach like an opulent obelisk, and is unquestionably the neighborhood's most grown-up hotel. Inside, it's... Read More

Once the famed Dempsey Vanderbilt Hotel, The Setai inhabits the iconic Art Deco landmark and an adjacent 40-story glass residential tower for those who... Read More

Opened in 2012, this Miami masterpiece—located directly across from the Bal Harbour Shops—boasts Yabu Pushelberg-designed interiors and hosts a well... Read More

This bayfront darling earns top marks for its clothes-optional mud baths, soaking mineral bathtubs, a hot tub with a cascading waterfall, and an arctic... Read More

The Standard distinguishes itself by its location, which is bayfront rather than beachside. In addition to over-the-top public amenities, guests enjoy... Read More

Located on Belle Island, a short walk from South Beach's Sunset Harbour neighborhood and Lincoln Road, the spa's the thing at hotelier André Balazs's... Read More

Picturesque, serene and located on Miami Beach, the Standard spa offers the perfect wellness getaway. At the spa, you can revel in all types of... Read More

This intimate beachfront oasis guarantees direct ocean views from every room. In-room spa treatments, round-the-clock dining, and Nespresso machines... Read More

The stunning oceanfront W South Beach is a whimsical utopia. The swanky Wall Lounge throws one hell of a party for club-goers, while those looking to... Read More

Opened in the fall of 2014, the Thompson Miami Beach brings the perfect mix of sophisticated design and retro touches to a quieter stretch of Collins... Read More

Miami has been a city of big, brash hotels since the 1950’s. Although the landscape is always changing, a few properties rise above the rest,... Read More

Rest assured your kids will have the time of their lives at Trump International’s enviro-adventures where they’ll learn everything from how sand is... Read More

Set in the heart of tony Sunny Isles on Miami Beach, this contemporary full-service Trump resort is ideal for all types of travelers—from families... Read More

This luxury resort sits on 300 acres in Aventura, a suburb of Miami. The hotel’s terracotta roof and lush landscaping lend the feel of a... Read More

On the other side of town, find Universal’s value resort, a very family-friendly property with its own bowling alley, lazy river and character meet-and... Read More

Kor Hotels and its design doyenne Kelly Wearstler strike again—this time in downtown Miami. Using her signature spin on Hollywood Regency and... Read More

A testament to opulence and design, The Villa by Barton G. is a creative collaboration between event planner Barton G. Weiss and designer Gianni Versace... Read More

At first glance, you won’t believe this is a hotel—perhaps because it was the former mansion of designer Gianni Versace. Indeed, you’ll feel as if you... Read More

Situated on 1,500 acres of palm trees, flowers, and golf courses are the Villas of Grand Cypress on North Jacaranda, just down the road from Walt Disney... Read More

Venerable 1925 bay-front Mediterranean-style hotel, complete with its own 74-slip marina, in a convenient location near shopping and museums. ... Read More

Hippies will feel right at home upon entering Vintro and finding an air stream in the middle of the first floor garden. You’ll think you’re walking into... Read More

Miami's first W property is a major departure for the brand: all 408 spacious residences have a French bohemian aesthetic, and are done in various... Read More

This luxurious property is tucked away on the Bonnet Creek Resort enclave, accessible through Disney property. With a swanky pool, a gorgeous Rees Jones... Read More

Luxury is the name of the game at this AAA Four-Diamond hotel surrounded by Disney property. If you’re coming to Disney World and looking for upscale... Read More

Is it any wonder that one of Orlando’s most upscale resorts would also house one of the area’s best spas? Choose from an array of signature facials, or... Read More

This 2009 resort is located within the gates of Walt Disney World, but thanks to the 482-acre nature preserve that surrounds it, it feels far removed.... Read More

South Beach gestalt has come to conservative Naples with the multimillion-dollar renovation of the former Registry Resort & Club. L.A. interior... Read More

The hotel has the advantages of a Disney property (i.e., early entry to a different park each day) but more flexible pricing. Read More

Description:Unbeknownst to many Disney World visitors is the gold mine of golf that exists on the property. This Orlando resort has quietly hosted PGA... Read More

The hotel has the advantages of a Disney property (i.e., early entry to a different park each day) but more flexible pricing. Read More

You can’t get much closer to the theme parks; from these twin hotels, you can even walk to Epcot or Disney’s Hollywood Studios (or take a water taxi, if... Read More

There’s more than just the appealingly retro name: the basic but clean rooms have kitchens, and the parking spaces are big enough to accommodate... Read More

Situated on nearly 500 acres of powdery, white-sand beaches and secluded pine forests, the David Rockwell-designed WaterColor Inn & Resort contains... Read More

Over-the-top decor is this boutique hotel's trademark: crystal chandeliers and tufted throne-like seating in the main area complete the art decor decor.... Read More

As you drive northwest along Sanibel Island, the land gradually gives way to the sea. By the time you reach the ‘Tween Waters Inn on Captiva, there's... Read More

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