Stunning Low-Priced Miami Hotels
Booking a cheap hotel online is like gambling with your irreplaceable vacation time. Sure, you might find a great deal, but you also might end up in a dingy rehab motel that IRL looks nothing like the pictures. We’re here to help you cheat the system with the local intel necessary to travel in style without breaking the bank.
The following hotels feature very reasonable rates AND ALSO provide experiences worthy of you. Because let’s face it, you’re too special for “cheap,” and too smart to pay full price.
EAST, Miami tops the list for those that are looking to stay in and around Miami’s vibrant Downtown, Brickell, and Wynwood areas. As part of the multi-billion-dollar Brickell City Centre, the hotel’s features are unparalleled. Imagine this: direct access to a full-fledged mall (apple store included), a movie theater, restaurants, gym, and most importantly, Miami’s free Metromover. The best part is, the reason the prices are low right now is because the hotel is brand-spanking new. Don’t expect these rates to last.
Direct Access to Brickell City Centre Mall & Restaurants
Direct Access to Miami’ Free Metromover
Full-featured Mobile App
Mobile Check-in, Reservations, etc.
Originally constructed in 1941 in Tropical Art Deco fashion, this architectural gem was recently restored to its glory with major renovations. The stay includes 2 beach chairs & towels at The Shelborne Beach Club, Wifi, on-site concierge services, and transportation around South Beach.
2 Beach Chairs & Beach Towels at the Shelborne Beach Club
On-site Concierge Services
If you’re a sucker for expansive ocean views and Roman waterfall hot tubs, then we’ve found the hotel for you. The Standard Miami Beach describes itself as a spa with a hotel attached to it, rather than a hotel with a spa attached to it. Aside from the views, pool, beautiful rooms, and delicious food, the Standard Spa is a complete destination. It offers a hydrotherapy playground (complimentary to hotel guests), a Turkish-style hammam, aroma steam room, Roman waterfall hot tub, Finnish sauna, arctic plunge, treatment baths, and a mud lounge. And that’s all in addition to yoga, fitness, and meditation classes. Now go get your spa on.
Spa Rain Showers
Organic Bath Amenities
Aroma Steam Room
Salt Water Sound Pool
Housed in the tallest Art Deco building in South Beach, the SLS South Beach is a modern revamp of old-school glamour. They’re known for being beautiful from sunrise to sunset, but they’re also famous for their nightlife. Check our their lounge, Hyde Beach, for an over-the-top evening in their expansive party space–pool, drinks, food, and killer DJs included. With multiple pools, cabanas, and award-winning chefs at the helm of their restaurants, the SLS will make you feel like a celebrity in Miami. Just don’t forget us little people when you make it big.
Philippe Starck design
Panoramic City & Ocean Views
Only a little pet-friendly as they only allow pets under 15 pounds (sizeists).
Located just a five-minute walk from the sands of South Beach, Hotel Chelsea is for travelers looking for major beach time. Not everyone wants to party in Miami, and we get that. Some of us are surf and sunshine hunters, and relaxing hotels that are right near the beach punch every hole on our checklist. Hotel Chelsea is an upscale, elegant retreat that makes chilling on vacation the easiest thing to do. Walk to the beach for the day, work on your tan, and then come back to a meal under the stars at The British Garden.
Events in Miami
Miami’s III Points Festival is back with three days of the best music from all over the world and features the best local talent.
Art Basel Miami Beach, a yearly art fair featuring leading galleries from all around the globe, parties, concerts, design fairs, and more.
SOBEWFF has been serving up stellar dishes by the best chefs around. The fifteen year old festival is the largest in the US, backed by the Food Network, Delta, NYTimes, and more.
Miami Music Week brings the best in music, interactive art, nightlife, and beyond. The fun spans South Beach to Downtown and culminates with Ultra Music Festival.
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