Culture & Art


The Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne
455 Grand Bay Dr
Key Biscayne, FL 33149

Why we picked it: This iconic property offers sequestered serenity, yet is just minutes from the hustle and bustle of Downtown Miami. Enjoy pampering at the luxurious spa, a wealth of globally-inspired dining options and resort activities for couples and families alike.

Conrad Miami
1395 Brickell Ave
Miami, FL 33131

Why we picked it: Their clever 1/3/5 Experiences. A part of their StayInspired Program. The selection of 1-hour, 3-hour and 5-hour itineraries take the guesswork out of going out and exploring Miami’s culture, art and culinary scenes.

Four Seasons Hotel Miami
1435 Brickell Ave
Miami, FL 33131

Why we picked it: The Four Seasons Hotel is a glittering pillar of sophistication both inside and out. This haven of world-class luxury, located in the heart of Downtown Miami is the only AAA 5 Diamond hotel in the city.

InterContinental Miami
100 Chopin Plaza
Miami, FL 33131

Why we picked it: The accommodations are the apex of luxury, and Toro Toro and private Chef’s Table, Table 40, are gastronomic delights. The rooftop pool offers cocktails and bites from Bluewater, complemented by breathtaking views and cool breezes.

Atton Hotel
1500 SW 1st Ave.
Miami, FL 33129

Why we picked it: Modern design and Latin elegance meet at Atton Brickell. Everything is designed to make sense from the stylish accommodations for leisure travelers to the state-of-the-art amenities for business travelers looking for a productive and enjoyable trip.

4441 Collins Ave
Miami Beach, FL 33140

Why we picked it: This historically and architecturally significant Art Deco legend has been re-imagined with striking design, contemporary art, music, fashion and technology all merging to create a vibrant new millennium resort.

The Biltmore Hotel
1200 Anastasia Ave
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Why we picked it: This historic AAA 4 Diamond Mediterranean-style hotel has hosted generations of the rich & famous and families alike. Posh activities include the 18-hole Donald Ross Golf Course, 10 lighted tennis courts, and of course, its famous pool.

The Setai
2001 Collins Ave
Miami Beach, FL 33139

Why we picked it: The Setai is a unique combo of Art Deco landmark originally built as the Dempsy Vanderbilt Hotel and a striking 40-story glass tower with strong Asian influences. The atmosphere is entirely peaceful, as is the experience.

The Villa @ Casa Casuarina
1116 Ocean Drive
Miami Beach, FL 33139

Why we picked it: Casa Casaurina is a piece of architectural magnificence with its 1928 bronze sculpture of Kneeling Aphrodite, California mission bell, medallion portraits, mosaic garden and the Million Mosaic pool inspired by Gianni Versace’s Marine Vanitas Collection.

The Standard
40 Island Dr.
Miami Beach, FL 33139

Why we picked it: Located on beautiful Belle Isle just steps from South Beach, The Standard is more of a spa than a conventional hotel. A particularly notable amenity is the indoor/outdoor Hydrotherapy Playground.

Trump National Doral
4400 NW 87th Ave
Doral, FL 33178

Why we picked it: The Trump is synonymous with lavish developments. Now that the hotel’s namesake is President there’s an added elan, making it time to visit or revisit this prestigious, newly updated 800-acre resort with its 4 championship golf courses.

SLS Brickell
1300 S. Miami Ave
Miami, FL 33130

Why we picked it: SLS Brickell understands the upscale Miami visitor, providing a complimentary BMW house car to drop guests off at nearby destinations, while the uber-knowledgeable concierge is ready to help maximize experiences.