By Budget


  • SoBe Hostel Great South Beach location with a friendly crowd and lots of activities.
  • HI Miami Beach Welcoming, easygoing spot in the heart of South Beach.
  • Rock Hostel Magnet for nightlife seekers.


  • Real Living Residence Near Wynwood, RLR makes a handsome crash pad while taking in the art scene.
  • Vagabond Hotel Restored 1950s beauty, with retro rooms and a lovely pool bar.
  • Townhouse Hotel Lively rooftop bar, a hidden burger and ramen joint and an easygoing vibe.


Art Deco Hotels

  • Essex House Hotel Gorgeous lobby, facade and rooms that evoke 1930s glamour.
  • Surfcomber Lovely deco facade, appealing social vibe and great beach location.
  • Tides A deco beauty that's a showcase for the nautical design theme.

Designer Digs

  • Miami Beach Edition High-design from Ian Schrager, with a beautiful nightclub and indoor skating rink.
  • Delano A beauty inside and out, with a touch of whimsy by Philippe Starck.
  • Faena Hotel Miami Beach A fantastical creation (gilded mammoth skeletons included) by Baz Luhrmann.

Idyllic Escapes

  • Standard Sitting pretty on a little isle, with tropical gardens, rooms with terraces and a huge spa.
  • 1 Hotel Green credentials, multiple pools, a kids club and rooms that you'll never want to leave.
  • Palmeiras Beach Club at Grove Isle Plush, tropical retreat off Coconut Grove.