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*** GUIDE TO ART WEEK: Where to Stay & Relax

*** GUIDE TO ART WEEK: Where to Stay & Relax

The Miami Beach EDITION

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Surround yourself with luxury at The Miami Beach EDITION. Offering a new kind of resort environment featuring glamorous guest rooms and suites, various secluded pools and private beach access, guests can enjoy the personalized service and privacy associated with boutique hotels and the amenities and access of a larger resort. Spacious rooms, suites and bungalows benefit from modern design elements and city, pool or ocean views. A luxury spa and fitness center, two outdoor ocean-facing pools, sophisticated indoor and charming outdoor venues and extraordinary dining, including restaurants developed by Michelin-starred Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten. The Miami Beach EDITION boasts a wealth of exceptional cuisine, sensational mixology and unparalleled luxury, presenting guests a modern oceanfront oasis where class and glamour reign supreme.



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Located in the heart of the cultural crossroads that is Miami Beach, the historic and iconic, art deco Hotel Greystone revives innovative hospitality on Collins Avenue. By day, Hotel Greystone’s airy and welcoming corner lobby invites guests 21+ , offering gathering areas, tucked away from the street scene. Sérêvène, the property’s signature restaurant, led by award-winning Executive Chef Pawan Pinisetti presents a menu that marries Japanese ingredients and French techniques. Adjacent to Sérêvène, The Greystone Jazz Bar, pairs creative and classic cocktails best sipped on while enjoying a live jazz ensemble or a singalong piano bar. Guests can savor the beauty of Miami Beach whilst relaxing poolside with music, craft cocktails, and light bites at the hotel’s rooftop.


Hotel Greystone
Photo courtesy of Hotel Greystone



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The Standard Spa, Miami Beach is the idyllic waterfront paradise that has long been recognized as a place for good vibes and rejuvenation of the mind, body and spirit. With its approximately 4,500 sq ft, second floor Spa and fresh Spa offerings, this hotel is the optimal location for a holistic weekend in Miami Beach. After exploring the Spa revitalization, enjoy a bite at The Lido Bayside Grill which offers a perfect warm-weather, sun-kissed global-inspired menu with incredible views. Celebrate over cocktails in the evening at Monterrey Bar featuring the infamous Monterrey G&T with Butterfly Pea-Infused Suntory Roku Gin, Elderflower tonic, Citrus Elixir, and Sage Aromatics. 



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Known for its groundbreaking design and panoramic views of Miami’s Biscayne Bay, Mondrian South Beach is a “must-see” destination. Upon entering the iconic hotel, guests are welcomed into a spacious lobby with a lounge and bar featuring intricately crafted cocktails and awe-inspiring bayfront views. The elevated look and feel makes way into the guest rooms with a relaxed elegance of fresh and simple design.  Easily transform from day to night with an evolving escalating energy, mood, and dynamic vibe at Baia Beach Club. Inspired by the bohemian energy, casual chic, and welcoming multi-cultural spirit of the Mediterranean, Baia Beach Club evokes the laid-back sophistication of international coastal living and offers a spa, restaurant, bar, and lounge.


Mondrian South Beach Pool
Photo courtesy of Mondrian South Beach



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Situated in the most ideal location, Freehand Miami is only a 5-minute walk from Miami Beach and less than 1 mile from the iconic nightlife of South Beach. Explore the beautiful common spaces such as the buzzing pool scene or the outdoor terrace decorated with twinkling lights. Home to Tale’s of Cocktails award-winning Best American Hotel Bar, Broken Shaker, offering a diverse street-food inspired menu and a vast selection of ingenious cocktails composed of homemade elixirs, syrups, and infusions. Just steps away from Broken Shaker, Freehand Miami also houses the beloved 27 Restaurant & Bar. 27 utilizes the freshest local ingredients and highest-quality produce available – much of it grown on the property’s on-site garden – to curate an inventive brunch and dinner menu. Freehand Miami is both an escape from the hustle and bustle of South Beach, while being the most ideal access point to the best The Magic City has to offer. 



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Enjoy a well-deserved vacation in the Magic City with an experience-led stay at Generator Miami. Located on Collins Avenue in the heart of Miami Beach, guests are front and center for the best that Miami has to offer. This Miami Beach hotel embraces its original design aesthetic, fusing old American glamor with a taste of Cuban spice and contemporary elements. It’s got everything one may need for a comfortable stay – and is just a hop, skip, and a jump to the beach.



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Mr. C Miami – Coconut Grove is the premier luxury boutique hotel conceived by Ignazio and Maggio Cipriani, a fourth-generation hotelier family. The eye-catching property is nestled in the heart of Coconut Grove, the oldest neighborhood in Miami founded in the late 1800s and characterized by its Royal Poinciana tree-lined streets, lush green parks, and sweeping bay views. Designed by the award-winning architecture firm, Arquitectonica, the exterior façade of the boutique hotel is modeled after the pier-like Stiltsville structures located off the Florida Cape and the interior design, conceptualized by AD100 interior designer, Martin Brudnizki, continues the maritime theme across the 100-room, 6-story location. The nautical look of the resort, as shown by its azure and white-colored terrazzo floors and glossy wood paneling, is influenced both by coastal Italian culture, and the sleek interior of a yacht or cruise ship. The property also features a rooftop pool and private cabanas; two signature Italian dining establishments including the signature Bellini rooftop restaurant and Il Giardino creperie and outdoor terrace cafe; a fitness center, a complete spa and a ballroom for weddings or private events.


Mr C Miami Lobby
Photo courtesy of Mr. C Miami – Coconut Grove



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An iconic boutique hotel and luxurious seaside oasis, SLS South Beach is where decadence seamlessly merges with elegance and style. Recognized as the go-to destination for a new generation of discerning pleasure seekers, SLS South Beach transcends the ordinary, blending Old World savoir-faire with high-end contemporary comfort. With Tower and Villa Penthouses meticulously designed by Kravitz Design, SLS South Beach offers an unparalleled level of sophistication and opulence. The hotel’s extraordinary restaurant offerings, including the renowned Katsuya, Bar Central, Hyde Beach, Elcielo and more, tantalize the senses and elevate the culinary experience to new heights. From its breathtaking ambiance to its impeccable service, every detail has been thoughtfully curated to ensure an unforgettable stay. Whether indulging in world-class dining, lounging by the poolside paradise, or savoring the vibrant nightlife, guests are embraced by an atmosphere that exudes glamor and refinement. 



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Located in the heart of buzzing South Beach, Moxy Miami South Beach is where the vibrant energy of Miami awaits. The 202-room, eight-story hotel is located steps from the sand on Washington Avenue. It offers the dining, drinking, lounging, and co-working options that modern, design-focused travelers crave — all at an attractive price point. Interiors by Rockwell Group and Saladino Design Studios mix the glamour of midcentury Havana, the artistry of contemporary Mexico City, and a tropical vibrancy that’s unmistakably Miami. Bedrooms, dressed in vivid Miami hues and drenched in Florida sunshine thanks to floor-to-ceiling windows, feature rain showers and ingenious, space-maximizing storage solutions.  Featuring various dining and drinking venues on-site, guests can enjoy a pick-me-up from Bar Moxy, cafecito from Tiendita Café, dazzling dines at Serena Rooftop, drinks at The Upside’s rooftop bar, as well as private event lounges—Como Como and Mezcalista. Multiple indoor-outdoor spaces include a ground floor courtyard; a cabana-lined pool; an indoor-outdoor fitness center; an outdoor movie screening room on the rooftop; and an exclusive beach club on Miami’s famous South Beach. 

The Balfour Hotel

Formerly known as The Lord Balfour Hotel, The Balfour Hotel is a charming, historic art deco property with 82 guest rooms and suites spread out over two buildings connected by an enchanting courtyard. It was designed in 1940 by Anton Skislewicz (an important architect in Miami Beach’s art deco movement) and continues to cater to design-conscious visitors with a unique style and timeless appeal. An elevated plunge pool with an underwater window provides the perfect Instagram shot of swimmers behind the glass wall. Terra-cotta mosaic tiles, chaise lounges and rattan lounge seating invite guests to sunbathe and enjoy seasonal refreshers.


Lord Balfour Hotel Exterior
The Balbour

The Gabriel South Beach

The Gabriel South Beach is a boutique property centrally located on Ocean Drive directly across from South Beach. The 132-room hotel comprises four buildings and blends midcentury modernism with quintessential Floridian style, creating an oasis-like vibe. The Gabriel South Beach embodies the chic flair of Miami’s Art Deco District through immersive atmospheres and a 21st-century reimagination. Featuring a lush landscape, the courtyard pool adjacent to the hotel’s outdoor eatery offers a tranquil retreat in the midst of a bustling city. Guests can also lounge by the showstopping glass-bottom pool situated six stories above the open atrium. Rooftop yoga classes are offered throughout the week, while a fitness center provides free weights and cardio equipment. The hotel’s Floridita Building features a 30-foot-tall mural by French-born, Los Angeles-based street artist Mr. Brainwash. 

The Gates Hotel South Beach

The Gates Hotel South Beach is a tranquil retreat located along the Indian Creek Canal on beautiful Collins Avenue in the heart of Miami Beach, where the timeless allure of South Beach meets a sanctuary for wellness and sustainability enthusiasts. The 235-room hotel is an oasis of luxury, relaxation and leisure, with an expansive midcentury-modern lobby juxtaposed with art deco-inspired architecture. The hotel offers locals and discerning travelers an immersive Miami Beach experience with pristine beach access and programming catered to those who appreciate art, culture, design and self-care. A partnership with K’Alma Spa offers massages and wellness treatments in-room or on the hotel’s third-floor Plunge Deck. The expansive first-floor deck overlooks the hotel’s pool and the Collins Waterway with custom double-sided cabanas perfect for guests to relax under the sun. Steps from the hotel are cultural destinations such as Lincoln Road, the Bass Museum, the Miami Beach Convention Center and the area’s best dining, shopping, nightlife and entertainment. 

Sagamore South Beach 

Sagamore South Beach, the historic art deco hotel known for its year-round art programming and museum-quality exhibitions, has been a destination for locals and tourists alike since the Art Deco District was created in the 1940s. The iconic hotel offers deluxe accommodations, an array of amenities and a unique glimpse into the art culture that embodies the very essence of the property. The 101-room hotel, with ample suites, boasts some of the largest standard rooms in the area. The oceanfront boutique hotel is surrounded by history, culture and the city’s trendiest restaurants, shopping and nightlife, creating the ultimate setting for the ongoing #SagamoreIsArt series, a multicultural selling platform that supports and builds partnerships with local and international organizations to promote the growth of everything art-related.

The Elser Hotel Miami 

The Elser Hotel & Residences is a 49-story luxury tower in Downtown Miami featuring 646 residential-style rooms, all with floor-to-ceiling windows, unobstructed bay views, walkout balconies, luxurious bathrooms, fully equipped kitchens, and washers and dryers. Amenities include a 19,000-square-foot rooftop pool deck and event lawn overlooking Biscayne Bay; a 132-foot resort-style pool with a 16-foot LED screen, private lounge areas and a full bar; a massive hot tub offering panoramic views; co-working and meeting spaces; and a two-level gym that rivals any private fitness facility. Guests can enjoy an extravagant voyage by booking the “Seas the Day” experience with Spectre Sea (starting at $5,000), featuring luxe suite accommodations, curated culinary experiences, a four-hour private charter on a deluxe vessel and champagne breakfast in bed.


Elser Miami
The Elser

The Gabriel Miami Downtown

The Gabriel Miami Downtown is a 129-room lifestyle hotel in Downtown Miami offering spacious and stylish rooms and suites with sweeping views of Biscayne Bay, perfect for watching the sunrise over the Miami skyline. The Gabriel boasts two pools on the 14th-floor pool deck: a serene resort-style pool and an infinity lap pool with sublime views of the Intracoastal, Miami Beach, PortMiami and Biscayne Bay. Centrally located near multiple cultural institutions and museums, The Gabriel Miami is an ideal gathering place for open interaction and enlightened conversations. The hotel also features three restaurants: Gabriel Restaurant, open for breakfast; Bella’s Bar for poolside lunch; and GBar (dinner only), a vibrant and expansive restaurant splashed with green and navy tones for an earthy ambiance.

THesis Hotel Miami 

Landing on the New York Times’ “36 Hours in Miami” guide, THesis Hotel Miami is a modern property that serves as a cultural hub in Coral Gables with 245 contemporary guest rooms and suites in a strikingly designed building. Amenities include a sun-filled rooftop pool with tropical views, a poolside bar perfect for soaking up the sun and two on-site restaurants, Mamey and Orno, led by Food & Wine’s “Best New Chef of 2020” and James Beard nominee Niven Patel. With a robust year-round calendar of programming and events – all open to the public – THesis is not only a hotel but a destination where curious, like-minded individuals exchange ideas, celebrate art, discover new cultural experiences and engage with the community. 

Arlo Wynwood
Opened in November 2022, Arlo Wynwood is the first-ever hotel in Miami’s preeminent creative and cultural district, home to the largest concentration of street art in the world. The lifestyle-driven 217-room boutique hotel serves as the cultural hub for residents and visitors while offering prime access to the best of the region. Designed by Meyer Davis, an award-winning firm at the forefront of global, upscale commercial design, Arlo Wynwood draws on the neighborhood’s bold and curated artistic nature while embracing an eclectic industrial aesthetic where organic meets modern. Arlo Wynwood has an all-star culinary team led by award-winning James Beard alum Chef Brad Kilgore. The hotel also has more than 250 works of art throughout the property and offers guests multiple complimentary wellness activities and live music programming.





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Located in the bottom level of The Miami Beach EDITION, The Spa at EDITION  is the beautifully designed 1,800-square-foot space that blends timeless philosophies with innovative techniques and emerging trends. Enjoy the simple joys of peace and serenity with a day at the Relaxation Lounge, a massage, body treatment, or facial. 



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The Spa at Baia Beach Club is a waterfront oasis with an advanced approach to holistic treatments performed in a nurturing, organic, and soothing environment located at the casually chic Mondrian South Beach. Featuring an array of wellness rituals, body therapies, massages, facials, plus a full beauty salon, The Spa at Baia Beach Club is Miami’s ultimate wellness destination. 


The Spa at Baia Beach Club
The Spa at Baia Beach Club | Photo courtesy of Mondrian South Beach



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The newly renovated Standard Spa features idyllic waterfront views, good vibes, and an entirely unique wellness experience with an ethos of a sense of community and interaction. Take advantage of the recently opened Turkish Hammam, including refreshed marble tile, a eucalyptus-infused aromatherapy steam room, and an Ice Room.