With hundreds of hotels across Miami’s many neighborhoods, it can be challenging to shift through the endless options to find the ultimate accommodation for a stylish stay, especially if you’re visiting from out of town. Whether you seek a peaceful oasis with a stunning ocean view – or a refreshing swim where Sinatra once held court and Sean Connery starred in the Bond flick, Goldfinger – Miami’s resort pools are amazing places to splash in to the ultimate Miami vacation.
Here, we’ve rounded up the best hotels in Miami and Miami Beach. Click through to see the amazing hotel stays in Miami.
Best Miami Hotels:
1 Hotel South Beach
1 Hotel South Beach is a sexed-up addition to Miami’s already sizzling scene. The hotel features four ocean view swimming pools; fully outfitted cabanas; three superb restaurants and bars from award-winning chef Tom Colicchio; One of the largest rooftop pools in South Beach. Residents can enjoy access to an array of unique experiences whether it’s indulging in an oceanfront massage, sipping organic wine at the ocean’s edge, or exploring the exciting nearby attractions of Miami.
SLS South Beach
Your luxury hotel in South Beach, where you can call on close friends, Philippe Starck, Chef José Andrés and Lenny Kravitz for a beachfront getaway like no other. Tuck away in our Miami boutique hotel, score the hottest reservations in Miami or play it coy at Hyde Beach, no matter your destination at SLS Hotel South Beach, you can always count on welcoming service, redefined luxury, and undeniable style. At SLS, you don’t need to go to South Beach. South Beach has come to you.
In the heart of Brickell, EAST, Miami offers distinctive experiences for those seeking innovation, style, and personalized luxury service. With 4 pools, an on-site restaurant, and a 24-hour fitness center, there’s something for everyone at EAST, Miami. The hotel has 352-rooms with floor-to-ceiling windows featuring breathtaking views of surrounding Brickell. Upstairs, there’s a series of pools and the rooftop Sugar lounge for Asian-style tapas and cocktails. Located in Brickell City Centre, EAST, Miami offers premium retail shops, a movie theater, restaurants & bars, spas, and more.
Eden Roc Miami Beach
A vibrant city transitions to a beachside oasis. Designed by famed architect Morris Lapidus, Eden Roc Miami Beach is one of the most iconic and architecturally significant hotels in Miami, lending nostalgic glamour to a modern beachfront resort experience. Your Vibrant Beachfront Oasis Awaits. Three Distinct Pools, Beachfront Cabanas, Award-Winning Dining and Contemporary Design.
The Standard Spa & Resort
Situated on Belle Isle in Biscayne Bay, The Standard Spa, Miami Beach is an indoor and outdoor hydrotherapy playground that fosters stress-free socializing in a tropical, contemporary setting. With a minimalist design, the holistic hydrotherapy spa hotel provides a stylish yet intimate ambience just blocks from the glitz of South Beach. Winner of Conde Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Favorite Spa Hotel, it also features a garden, DIY-based scrubs, plunges, open-air mud baths, and stunning amenities that include an Infinity Pool.
Mandarin Oriental, Miami
Surrounded by stunning water and city views, Mandarin Oriental, Miami brings the essence of Five-Star luxury to Brickell Key. With a private infinity-edge pool, high energy bayside dining and an exotic day spa, the hotel offers a taste of Asian serenity in sun-kissed Miami.
Fontainebleau Miami Beach
Situated on oceanfront Collins Avenue in the heart of Millionaire’s Row, Fontainebleau Miami Beach is one of the most historically and architecturally significant hotels on Miami Beach, Florida. Its iconic design is a spectacular blend of Miami’s glamorous golden era and stylish modern luxury. The 22-acre oceanfront Miami Beach hotel features signature restaurants by award-winning chefs; two chic nightlife venues including LIV; a two-story spa, a virtually endless poolscape, miles of pristine beach and state-of-the-art conference and event facilities.
The Setai is an intimate, serene oceanfront resort in the heart of South Beach. Its design vision artfully combines the rich architectural history of the neighborhood and its cultural diversity with the International Art Deco movement, particularly its influence in Asia. Their modern Asian restaurant, Jaya, invites you to discover a menu that dedicated to the traditional flavors and dishes of Asia from China, India, Thailand and Japan and a traditional Sunday Jazz Brunch.
Ideally located between the hustle of South Beach and the bustle of Miami’s hip art districts, The Confidante Miami Beach captures the mid-century quality of life in retro-glam style. The 354-room Collins Avenue hotel provides a kaleidoscope of ambiance like vibrant mid-century modern décor, direct access to famous Miami Beach, a chic backyard pool vibe with colorful cabanas and bungalows and mod rooftop spa.
Located on newly-fashionable West Avenue, Mondrian is a quiet enclave just minutes from the bustling center of South Beach, offering spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean, Biscayne Bay and downtown Miami. Upon entering the soaring lobby, the floor-to-ceiling windows offer stunning views of Biscayne Bay.
Palihouse Miami Beach
Palihouse Miami Beach, offering 71 oversized residential-style rooms and studios, most with kitchenettes. The hotel is located on the Indian Creek Waterway in a restored Art Deco building set in the most prime area of Miami Beach, just minutes walk to the beach, as well as Miami’s best in art, culture, restaurants and shopping. Palihouse Miami Beach features Greenbrier Swim & Social, a lobby lounge, cocktail bar, front patio and outdoor pool area serving an all-day food and drink menu that brings hotel guests and neighbors together for sun, cocktails, dining and more!
Lennox Hotel Miami Beach
Lennox Miami Beach fuses upscale sophistication with tasteful comfort to create a uniquely modern boutique hotel. Conveniently located steps from Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, and the Miami Beach Convention Center, this hotel is the ideal choice for business and leisure travelers alike. Located in what was once the Peter Miller Hotel, the property is a modern reinterpretation of an iconic and preserved 1930s Art Deco Mediterranean Revival building. The property offers 119 tastefully curated rooms, a South American inspired restaurant, private beach area, and a tranquil courtyard featuring a swimming pool and poolside bar.
Perched overlooking spectacular white sand and turquoise waters, Faena Hotel Miami Beach features 179 guestrooms and suites conceived by Alan Faena and designed by award-winning film director/producer Baz Luhrmann and four-time Academy Award(R)-winning production and costume designer Catherine Martin. Typifying South American warmth of spirit, Faena Hotel Miami Beach sets a new benchmark for hospitality.
Moxy Miami South Beach
Travelers searching for an authentic Miami Beach experience need look no further than Moxy Miami South Beach, where colorful murals, floor-to-ceiling windows, and bright hues greet all who enter. Highlights include a rooftop pool with panoramic views, a dedicated beach club, and six dining and drinking venues to choose from, including the rooftop restaurant Serena.
The Goodtime Hotel
Fueled by the star power of Pharrell Williams and David Grutman, visitors can escape this summer and vacation like a celebrity when staying at the Goodtime Hotel. The hotel features a 30,000-square-foot pool deck spotted with cabanas, lush greenery, and Instagram-worthy interiors – like pink landline phones. Guests can also enjoy dining and drinks at Strawberry Moon, cozy up with a book at the library, or record music at the on-site recording studio – the possibilities are endless.
Esmé Miami Beach
Located on Miami Beach’s famed Española Way, this Spanish-Mediterranean property will feature 145 hotel rooms and five original food & beverage concepts, bringing a new style of chic escapism to Miami Beach this summer. The hotel will feature a rooftop space with four interconnected roof decks activated with a bar, a restaurant and a pool.