Florida is a year-round escape for many around the globe. Dripping with luxurious opulence, it offers travellers a myriad of fun experiences including unique museums, thrilling amusement parks, and world-class shopping. Couple that with its almost 1200 miles of sparkling coastline, and it’s no mystery why so many people flock to the Sunshine State. There are as many accommodation choices as there are things to do in this popular vacation destination, so why not skip the regular chain hotels and stay somewhere unique! Florida boasts some of the most striking boutique hotels in the United States.
Here are five of Florida’s nicest beach hotels. All offer excellent amenities and access to the best of the state’s culture and activities.
Escape to Paradise at Margaritaville Beach Hotel
Inspired by Jimmy Buffet’s classic song, Margaritaville’s sweet location will have water sports lovers, sun worshipers, and children of all ages singing its praises! An ocean front property on the gulf side of Pensacola, Margaritaville Beach Hotel is close to historic Pensacola Village, Sam’s Fun City, and Portofino Boardwalk.
Enjoy Access to the Best Florida Has to Offer
A tropical golf and spa resort, Wyndham Palm-Aire is close to five different golf courses! If you’re not a golfer no worries, The Wyndham Palm-Aire has lots to keep you busy. With four swimming pools, tennis and basketball courts, and an on-site spa offering a variety of luxurious treatments you’ll never be at a loss for something fun to do. Additionally, Pompano Beach is only four miles from the resort. There is a free shuttle available for guest to get there and back.
Indulge in Oceanfront Opulence
Simply stunning, Ponte Vedra Inn and Club is a shining example of excellence for service and amenities. The truly grand hotel is on an expansive stretch of Atlantic coastline. A sporting paradise, Ponte Vedra offers access to seaside golf, fishing, tennis, cycling, and of course, swimming! With four restaurants and lounges, an array of shops and boutiques, and a children’s nursery and playground, you’ll never need to leave the resort!
Stay in a Pink Palace on the Sea
Loews Don CeSar Hotel has welcomed guests for nearly a century! Located on the sugar sand beaches of the Gulf of Mexico, this Mediterranean-style hotel has the old world charm of a seaside castle. The Don offers guests a variety of luxury amenities including two deluxe heated swimming pools and an 11,000 square foot spa. The hotel is also close to many area attractions, including museums, the Florida Aquarium, and the Sunken Garden.
Soak up South Beach Culture
Located in the town of Surfside, Grand Beach Hotel Surfside is between Bal Harbour and world-famous Miami Beach. This luxurious hotel lets guests enjoy peaceful relaxation, only moments from the action in South Beach. Great shopping, state parks, and golf courses are all within a short drive, as well. Grand Beach Surfside caters to every type of traveller — singles, couples, families, even those who like to travel with their pet!