Best Christmas Hotels
For Spending The Holidays in Miami

Christmas Celebrations

On a normal year, Miami is a magnet for visitors during the holidays, but this year is anything but normal. Covid-19 continues to be a challenge and as hotels have been gradually reopening their doors, their safety and health procedures have been strengthened with all necessary measures put in place to welcome guests with complete peace of mind.

Christmas and holiday celebrations will be a bit different this year to comply with social distancing measures, but the festive atmosphere, the blissful beach weather and lower occupancy rates than usual, make this the perfect time for a top notch Miami staycation at a fraction of the normal prices. Why not take a well-deserved break and reconnect with each other, re-discover the beauty of our own backyard, and wrap up the holiday season refreshed and well-rested!

And you don't have to worry about missing on any of the treasured traditions, hotels are all decking the halls and preparing fantastic festive Christmas Eve and Christmas Day meals, from casual family dinners to elaborate and fancy feasts... here are some top picks for this holiday season!

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Great for Families: 1 Hotel South Beach Hotel Category: 5 Star

The W South Beach

Miami Christmas Hotels Map This is a 426-room resort, with a sublime 600-feet of beach frontage, a 30,000 square foot center pool, and a house fleet of white Teslas offering complimentary transport. In keeping with the 1 Hotels philosophy, each room is designed for comfort with pure and natural elements, every detail brings the outdoors inside, all beautifully executed.

  • The state-of-the-art eco rooms include use of tablet with daily digital newspapers, 55-inch smart TV, Bluetooth speakers, in-room water filtration system, and espresso machine with organic coffee.
  • There are 4 swimming pools, all with panoramic ocean views, including an adult exclusive rooftop pool on the 18th floor with mesmerizing 360 degree views and poolside cabanas.
  • Full-service Bamford Haybarn Spa with a selection of holistic treatments, services and classes and a 14,000 square-foot Spartan Gym.
  • Six dining options from grab-and-go to exquisite cuisine, all with an emphasis on fresh ingredients: Plnthouse, Watr at the 1 Rooftop, The Sand Box, Nativ Made, Drift, and the newest signature restaurant Habitat, by Chef Jose Mendin.
  • Family-friendly: Seedlings Program Kid's Club offering a variety of activities including sports, teambuilding and games, swimming, outdoor adventures, arts ∓ crafts. (closed until further notice)
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Pets are welcome!
  • Free Wi-Fi in all areas
  • Onsite Parking $45/day

Holidays at Habitat at 1 Hotel South Beach 2020

Join in for the holidays at Habitat, the hotel's modern-day Mexican restaurant offering light and fit options as well as classic Mexican dishes with a twist using the freshest ingredients and handmade tortillas. Enjoy the nature inspired dining room, outdoor patio or private mezzanine.

On Christmas Eve, enjoy a delicious meal featuring dishes like Morita Charred Octopus, Tamal Vegano, Wood Grill Meyers Rib Eye or Crab Stuffed Snapper just to name a few. Complete your meal with incredible dessert options. Wine pairing available.

  • Christmas Eve Dinner at Habitat - 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm - $95 per person, Kids menu available

All prices subject to service and taxes.

1 Hotel South Beach:

2341 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139

Sunny Isles: Acqualina Resort and Spa Hotel Category: Five Star

Acqualina Resort and Spa Beach

Map Christmas HotelsThis is a superb beachfront luxury resort in Sunny Isles Beach with a full-service spa and 4 restaurants offering gourmet dining options. Even though in an opulent Mediterranean setting, the atmosphere is intimate and relaxed, great for families. Top-notch service from start to finish...

  • Spacious guestrooms all furnished with private balconies and modern amenities with breathtaking ocean and/or intracoastal views
  • Three outdoor swimming pools, including an adult-only pool
  • Four dining options from casual fare to fine dining: Italian, Steak House, Beachside casual, Kosher to go
  • Watersports and beach activities available for a fee and offered by a 3rd party: jetskiing, paddleboarding, kayak rental
  • Family-friendly: Kids club (free), in-room babysitting available. Up to 3 children up to 17 years of age can stay in parents' room free of charge if no extra bedding is requested
  • Pet friendly
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Private Onsite Parking is $38 per day

2020 Christmas at the Acqualina

Il Mulino New York at Acqualina Resort has been awarded the Forbes Travel Guide Recommended Award for its exceptional dining experience and has been honored as the #1 Italian restaurant on the New York City Zagat Survey for an astonishing 20 years. This Christmas celebrate with indoor and outdoor dining overlooking the sea, market fresh daily specials, extensive selection of fine Italian wines and energetic and festive atmosphere...

Il Mulino has made plans with your health and safety in mind. This includes hospital grade sanitization processes, all staff will be wearing masks and gloves, seating capacities were reduced to 50% and much more. Physical distancing is encouraged.

Acqualina Resort and Spa:

17875 Collins Avenue, Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160

The Fontainebleau Miami Beach Hotel Category: 5 Star

The Fountainbleau in Miami Beach

Where to Stay for Christmas in Miami MapThe Fontainebleau is a top beachfront resort with top amenities, pool complex, fine dining, nightclub and lounges... Unwind and spend the holidays and experience all Fontainebleau has to offer. Indulge your palate with their chef's exclusive creations and celebrate with a variety of dining options.

  • Grounds are beautiful and inviting, the pool areas, the beach... top rate spa and wellness facilities
  • Eight restaurants: Chinese, Italian, Steakhouse, Pizza, etc
  • Free Wi-Fi in all areas
  • Onsite Parking costs $47 per night

Christmas 2020 at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach

Enjoy classic American specials at Stripsteak by Michael Mina. The Miami fine dining restaurant offers the highest quality cuts direct from the on-site aging room, the freshest seafood, signature sides and eclectic wines. Create a unique culinary experience for Christmas Eve and Day dinner with friends and family. A la Carte dining.

At Scarpetta, you can enjoy italian-inspired specials amidst breathtaking unobstructed views of the Atlantic Ocean and beautifully lit pools.

The hotel also offers a choice of indoor or outdoor, private and semi-private venues with panoramic views of the ocean, where you can indulge with friends and family with the culinary creations that have built the reputation of Fontainebleau's seven own stellar restaurants.

The Fontainebleau Miami Beach:

4441 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33140

The Setai Miami BeachHotel Category: 5 Star

The Setai South Beach

Miami South Beach Hotels Map Blissful zen at this oceanfront Asian-inspired property. 130 rooms and suites spread over a 40-story glass tower (the tallest building in So Be) and an adjacent 1930s Art Deco building.

  • Rooms in the Art Deco building have courtyard or city views.
  • Lavish spa, steam room and fitness centre in premises
  • Luxurious grounds feature a majestic interior courtyard and three temperature-controlled infinity pools
  • Three superb dining options for guests: Jaya Restaurant serving Asian fare, the Courtyard Bar and Ocean Grill and Bar at the Pool
  • Impecable and flawless service sets this property apart
  • Non-smoking throughout public and private areas
  • Quieter atmosphere than surrounding hotels as there are no lounges or clubs in the premises
  • Free Wi-Fi in all areas
  • Small pets allowed!
  • Onsite Parking is $49/day

Christmas 2020 at Jaya at the Setai

Festive season at the Setai features a specially curated menu by executive Chef Vijay Veena and his 5-star culinary team. Executive Chef Veena and his renowned culinary team bring you the artfully crafted Festive Season — The Spice Routes — fusing modern‑day influences with the bold, tantalizing flavors of culinary traditions that emerged from centuries of spice trading along a network of sea routes that link the East and the West. An elaborate "East Meets West" Asian-inspired menu will be offered during Christmas Eve and Christmas Day...

  • Christmas Eve a la carte dinner - 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm
  • Christmas Day Brunch Buffett with free-flowing champagne and live jazz in the courtyard - 11:30 am - 3:30 pm. - $145 per person, $63 children under 12
  • Christmas Day a la carte dinner - 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm

All prices subject to service and taxes.

The Setai Miami Beach:

2001 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139

Coral Gables: The Biltmore Hotel Category: 4.5 Star

The Biltmore in Coral Gables

Miami Christmas Hotels MapThe Biltmore in upscale and leafy Coral Gables, is a lavish hotel built in the 1920s in gorgeous Mediterranean Revival style with all the amenities for a plush and pampered stay in the Magic City.

  • Lavish 600,000-gallon swimming pool, 18-hole golf course, luxury spa, 10 tennis courts
  • Plenty of dining options: Four restaurants and two bar/lounges
  • Free Wi-Fi in all areas
  • FREE Onsite Parking
  • Limousine Service
  • Childcare available

Christmas Eve at the Biltmore 2020

Christmas Eve Lunch and Dinner and Events throughout many of the Biltmore venues

  • Christmas Eve Lunch at Fontana
  • A traditional Italian holiday inspired menu Christmas Eve 4-course Dinner at Fontana - $95
  • Holiday a la carte menu available on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

The Biltmore:

1200 Anastasia Avenue, Coral Gables, Florida 33134

Marriott Stanton South Beach Hotel Category: 4 Star

Marriott Stanton Beachfront Hotel on Ocean Drive South Beach

Miami South Beach Hotels Map Luxurious oceanfront resort with direct beach access, has 224 rooms spread over 11 floors, many with private balconies with breathtaking views of the city skyline or the sea. The atmosphere here is a blend of modern sophistication with a laid-back beach vibe.

  • Two restaurants on premises, you can enjoy Mexican classics at Lolo's Surf Cantina or authentic Japanese cuisine and fresh sushi at Azabu.
  • Outdoor infinity edge pool, free beach cabanas, full-service spa and fitness center.
  • Bicycle rentals and parasailing onsite
  • Valet parking is $42 per day
  • Dogs up to 25 lbs welcome, $150 non-refundable fee

Christmas at Azabu at the Mariott Stanton

Christmas at the Stanton will bring you a Japanese feast at the Michelin-starred concept, Azabu Miami Beach. It houses various experiences under one roof; tied together with the spirit of Omatenashi, the essence of Japanese hospitality. The first concept is a full service dining room with a stunning open kitchen. Beyond lies The Den, an exclusive hidden sushi counter helmed by Tokyo-trained chefs. A classic cocktail bar showcasing sakes and over 40 imported whiskies, Bar Azabu invites guests to sip and savor. Azabu has many private dining options to choose from from an intimate event in the cozy dining room to dining alfresco on the patio.

Not into Japanese cuisine? Just a short walk away from the Stanton:

  • At Smith & Wollensky has plenty of indoor and outdoor space for safe, socially-distanced seating with impressive Ocean and Miami Skyline views as well as private and semi-private spaces for intimate events for friends and family and a variety of private event menu packages.
  • Nikki Beach Seas 'n Greetings! Spread holiday cheer at the tropical Christmas Day Brunch. Savor a festive holiday menu featuring festive favorites and sip on specialty vanilla cranberry mimosas. Enjoy the dinner menu starting at 4:30p.m.

All prices subject to service and taxes.

Marriott Stanton South Beach:

161 Ocean Drive, South Beach, Miami Beach, FL 33139

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