As a travel blogger who loves staying in charming, unique boutique hotels, I’m always keen to discover the most design-driven hotel options in top destinations around the world. And Miami Beach offers fabulous boutique stays with as much vibrant culture and style as the Magic City itself!
In this blog post, I’ll guide you through my favorite Miami Beach boutique hotel picks for an unforgettable stay celebrating mid-century glamour, artsy vibes, or modern luxury right by the beach. We’ll discover historic Art Deco gems with charming decor, ecologically-conscious properties with natural artisan details, and uber-chic hotels part of the local nightlife scene.
Whether you prefer being steps from the shoreline action or slightly tucked away in bustling cultural neighborhoods, I’ve found an array of stunning, photogenic hotels across Miami Beach that are sure to provide inspiration for your upcoming travels. Grab a fresh mojito and let’s explore where to stay steeped in magic and allure only possible in Miami.
Faena Hotel Miami Beach: A lavish hotel with stunning decor, a private beach area, opulent rooms, and top-notch amenities.
The Betsy – South Beach: A refined and artistic hotel offering elegant rooms, a rooftop pool, a lively bar, and cultural events.
The Delano South Beach – An iconic high-end boutique hotel located directly on Collins Avenue in central Miami Beach. Features elegant white-on-white decor, floor-to-ceiling windows, and sophisticated amenities. Morgans Hotel Group property with chic pool and lounging areas plus multiple on-site upscale restaurants like Umi, FDR, and Bianca. Overall a stylish and lively luxury boutique option ideal for beachside stays.
Kimpton Angler’s Hotel: Known for its boutique charm and sophisticated design, this hotel offers a relaxing atmosphere, a rooftop pool, and personalized service.
The Villa Casa Casuarina (formerly the Versace Mansion): A luxurious boutique hotel with stunning architecture, lavish rooms, and a historic ambiance.
The Plymouth Hotel – Vintage-style boutique known for its Art Deco design. Set a block away from the beach in Collins Park, features an elegant courtyard pool area. Home to the famous Blue Ribbon Sushi restaurant.
The Redbury South Beach – Chic, music-themed boutique rooms and suites, some with kitchens/kitchenettes. In the heart of South Beach near restaurants and shops. Rooftop pool deck.
Lennox Hotel Miami Beach – Sophisticated, modern property two blocks from the beach. Focus on high-end suites with full kitchens and laundries. Features a beautiful courtyard and rooftop lounge.
Albion Hotel South Beach – Boutique gem in Art Deco District, two blocks to beach. Stylish rooms have kitchenettes, some with terraces. Two pools plus a rooftop with lovely city views.
The Shelborne South Beach is another notable hotel in Miami Beach. It’s an iconic Art Deco hotel located in the heart of South Beach. The Shelborne has undergone renovations and updates, blending its historic charm with modern amenities.