W South Beach
Stylish and luxury accommodation awaits guests to W South Beach, a 5-star hotel just a few steps away from the ocean. It’s impossible to miss the W South Beach hotel’s imposing facade as you walk along the seafront; the glamour continues as you head on inside to be greeted by plush furnishings, chic white-washed walls and quirky accessories. The top-notch design is matched by the W South Beach hotel facilities, which include a palm-tree lined outdoor pool, a luxurious spa and poolside bar. Multiple on-site restaurants and beach bars are available for all-day dining, while the hotel’s location in the heart of Miami means you’ll be on top of the area’s lively going-ons.
Mere metres away from South Beach, the hotel is ideally placed for easy ocean access - making it the perfect destination for those wanting to make the most of the Florida sunshine. Within a short walk from W South Beach is a generous handful of beach bars, art galleries and shops. Meanwhile, further afield there’s something for every member of the family, including Miami Beach Golf Club and Jungle Island, which is home to 3,000 exotic animals, birds and plants. Drive, boat or cycle across to the mainland and there’s a whole world of attractions to enjoy, from the iconic art murals of the Wynwood district, to museums and Bayfront Park.
With 355 rooms across 20 floors, W South Beach offers a superb range of accommodation for all group sizes and budgets. Each of the 218 guest rooms feature iPod docking stations, flat-screen TVs, a marble en-suite and kitchenette with mini-fridge, microwave and dishes. As well as a large king-size bed, each room also features a separate sitting area complete with cosy pillows. Plus, there’s also a furnished balcony with ocean views to lap up during your stay. Larger suites and penthouses are available with up to three bedrooms and a separate lounge. The multi-level suites even have a private plunge pool, BBQ and oversized balcony.
Food and Drink
Tuck into international cuisine at one of the hotel’s two restaurants: The Restaurant at W South Beach is an Instagrammer’s dream, complete with white brick walls, pastel colours and retro furnishings. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, the restaurant specialises in seafood cuisine, and also offers a Happy Hour from 6:30pm. Meanwhile, Chinese favourites are on the menu at Mr Chow, another stylish restaurant that’s marked by a 125-foot gold-leaf and Swarovski crystal chandelier. Other on-site dining opportunities include a poolside bar and grille, boho-inspired Irma’s beach bar and the Living Room Bar which features quirky furnishings alongside retro board games and live DJ sets.
Sports, Games and Entertainment
Relaxation is at the heart of W South Beach, with an outdoor heated pool, garden grounds and a spa all on-site. Those who like to keep fit while on the road can take to the fully-equipped gym for a session on the bikes or ellipticals, while there are rooftop basketball and tennis courts available for those who want a work out with a view. A wealth of external activities are available close to the hotel, from biking trails to mini golf, scuba diving and surfing. And when the evening arrives, you can either relax in one of the hotel’s bars or restaurants, or head out to one of the local world-class nightclubs.
Check-in: 4pm till midnight
Minimum check-in age is 21
Resort fee is $40 per accommodation per night
Breakfast fee from $13 per person per day
Extra beds available for $75 per night
Enhanced high speed internet for $14.95 per day
Free cribs available
Pets allowed for $100 per accommodation per day surcharge
Cards accepted: American Express, Diners Club International, Discover, JCB, Mastercard, Visa
Distance to the beach: 276 ft
Distance to Miami Beach Botanical Garden: 0.6 miles
Distance to Miami Beach Golf Club: 1.4 miles
Distance to Flamingo Park: 1.4 miles
Distance to Villa Vecchia: 2 miles
Distance to Jungle Island theme park: 4.8 miles
Distance to Wynwood: 6.5 miles
Distance to Downtown Miami: 8.3 miles
Distance to Miami International Airport: 10.4 miles
Distance to Miami Seaquarium: 11.1 miles
Distance to Fort Lauderdale: 31 miles
Distance to Everglades National Park: 51.7 miles