This buzzy luxe hotel on Miami Beach was designed in the 1950s by architect Morris Lapidus. It's 11.8 miles from Miami airport and 3.1 miles from the Art Deco Historic District.
Contemporary rooms in 4 buildings feature flat-screen TVs, iMacs with Internet access, and iPod docks. Many offer ocean-view balconies. Suites and penthouses are also available, and offer living rooms. Some have kitchens.
Amenities include a posh ocean-view spa, boutique shops, trendy bars and nightclubs, several upscale dining options including a steakhouse, a Chinese restaurant, and an Italian eatery.