High-End Hotels and Resorts
Due to its beauty, Florida has a strong bias towards tourism. To meet this demand, in addition to preserving what it has, the state seeks to constantly modernize in various sectors. In the case of high-end hotels and resorts, we can say that we are extremely well served and the competition to see who offers the most luxury and amenities promotes constant changes to improve what is already great. We’ve made a selection of the best resorts in Florida.
Carillon Miami Wellness Resort
Located just 800 feet from a private beach, this five-star resort combines modernity and luxury. The spa is highly praised for its many types of skin treatments, massages, neuromuscular therapy, body rituals, chakra IV therapy and Jeuveau salt baths.
Resort guests can enjoy four incredible pools, four hot tubs, curated cuisine at The Strand Bar and Grill, snacks and cocktails at The Cabana, vegan cuisine, an ocean view equipped gym, more than 20 fitness classes per day etc.
One or two bedroom apartments feature floor-to-ceiling windows for an even better view of the ocean or Miami skyline.
The Don CeSar Hotel – St. Pete Beach
Known as “The Pink Palace”, this five-star resort receives many celebrities, which already gives an idea that it meets the most demanding standards.
The resort has two oceanfront pools, where in addition to cooling off, guests are served with various types of cocktails. It is possible to practice various water sports. The kids are also guaranteed fun with a kids’ club. In gastronomic terms, there are four restaurants and two bars and ice cream parlors. Also noteworthy is the spa, which has 16 treatment rooms, a full-service salon and a terrace overlooking the Gulf of Mexico.
Don CeSar has 241 newly renovated rooms and 36 suites, offering all amenities and breathtaking views.
Boca Raton Resort and Club
This extensive and luxurious resort offers five types of accommodation with different styles and architecture. It is a five star beachfront property with its own beach/five swimming pools; full service marina with deep sea fishing boats and jet ski rentals. It also has a tennis court, two 18-hole golf courses, a world-class spa, the possibility of practicing various water sports, such as: paddle boarding, jet ski, catamarans, skim boarding, among many others.
The resort has 13 restaurants, bars and café, as well as nightly entertainment; three Quest Club fitness centers for kids and a variety of live shows.
The rooms are magnificently luxurious and decorated in a nautical theme. The guest can even include the butler service.
Margaritaville Beach Resort – Hollywood
This massive four-star resort has attractions for all ages. Starting with its three wonderful pools, complete with a surf simulator, many water sports, bicycles and a fitness center. There is one more pool on the 11th floor, reserved for adults only.
The night is for living, if that’s the motto, at Margaritaville, the guest will have plenty to do. There are eight restaurants, bars with live music with more than 30 bands all-you-can-eat, various types of drinks, all for a lively dinner. The spa is also worth mentioning.
The resort’s 369 rooms and suites feature colors inspired by the sea, sand and sky, as well as great luxury accommodations.
Naples Beach Hotel and Golf Club – Naples
Spanning 50 hectares, this luxurious four-star beachfront hotel is a true tropical paradise.
For tennis lovers, there are six courts for hitting a ball. There are also two oceanfront pools and a full 18-hole golf course designed by player Jack Nicklaus. The Naples Beach Hotel also offers a popular spa where guests can enjoy skin treatments, massages, salon services and hydrotherapy. For children, there is a kids’ club with lots of fun and safety. On the gastronomic side, there are five tempting options to suit all tastes.
The hotel has a total of 318 impeccably decorated and equipped rooms.
Ocean Key Resort & Spa – Key West
Also popular with celebrities, the four-star resort is located in the heart of Key West. All rooms have views of the Gulf of Mexico and a private balcony. Decor features eclectic hand-painted furniture and colors.
The resort has three restaurants serving Florida and Caribbean cuisine. The spa specializes in exotic Balinese treatments and Thai rituals. Guests can choose to spend the day at the delightful pool or have access to fishing boats, jet skis and glass bottom boat trips. It also has a well-equipped gym.
Pelican Grand Beach Resort – Fort Lauderdale
With a private beach and a lagoon-style pool complete with a lazy river for tubing, this four-star hotel is a hit.
Rooms feature ocean-inspired decor. Dining is oceanfront at the luxurious Ocean 2000. The Pelican features the luxurious Pure Spa on the top floor, which offers Swedish massages and other luxury treatments. The ice cream shop is another highlight, perfect for trying out the various frozen treats or freshly baked goodies. The hotel also has a children’s pool, themed parties, daily events and beach activities.
Hawks Cay Resort – Marathon
Located on the small, secluded island of Duck Key, this four-star resort is a delight for anyone looking to seize the opportunity to enjoy coastal life and participate in aquatic adventures.
Many guests choose this resort because they have the opportunity to see and even swim alongside bottlenose dolphins that surround the resort. Other activities offered on site are: fishing, diving and jet-skiing.
Hawks Cay also has four swimming pools, a tennis court, six restaurants and a spa with locally-influenced treatments and therapies using natural ingredients and aromas from the island.
The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort – Naples
Sports activities will not be lacking for the guests of this four-star resort. There are two championship golf courses designed by player Greg Norman, four tennis courts and a well-equipped gym for those who want to work out at their leisure.
The venue also has three award-winning restaurants, including one inspired by the award-winning Lemonia and another that offers live music at night; 294 rooms with 94cm TVs; private balcony; and a large swimming pool.
Guests have access to the nearby Carlton Beach Resort, where they can count on an incredible spa service.
Sandpearl Resort — Clearwater Beach
Located just five minutes from the white sands of Clearwater Beach, this beautiful four-star resort offers old-world glamour. The location is impressive, it is a luxury Four Diamond property that impresses even more in the lobby, where champagne is offered to the sound of a piano.
The 253 rooms also stand out for their luxurious decor with Florida-inspired views. The pool has a lagoon shape and is extremely relaxing. For children, there is a fun-filled kids’ club. For sportsmen, there is the possibility to indulge in jet skis, paddleboards and kayaks.
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