W South Beach

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The hotel opened in 2009 just north of the Collins Avenue main drag. It’s one of the area’s only new builds; thus all rooms face the beach, and even standard ones are South Beach large at 574 square feet, as there were no Art Deco preservation constraints. Suites on the 19th and 20th penthouse floors are the ones to book. Room decor screams Miami, with giant Danny Clinch rock photos ranging from Missy Elliot to Elvis Costello. Some would say the balconies (all rooms have them) offer good beach views; others would say they look down at the parking lot. Easy access to Mr. Chow and club Wall are an advantage. But be careful what you use in your room: Everything seems to have a price tag on it. (Rooms, from $505)

W South Beach
2201 Collins Ave.Miami, FL United States
305-938-3000

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