A blend of historic architecture and inspiration gained from our bright tropical landscapes, there are a collection of hotels in Florida that are hard to resist with their ethereal pink exteriors. A design popular in the 1920s, these pink palaces are romantic getaways that conjure up images of bold and brilliant Italian palazzos. Boasting another-era charm and luxurious amenities, feast your eyes on 10 of Florida’s unique collection of pink hotels.
Boca Raton Resort, a Waldorf Astoria Resort, Boca Raton (Prices & Photos)
A beautiful nod to the Gatsby era, Boca Raton Resort, a Waldorf Astoria Resort was built by famed Palm Beach architect Addison Mizner in the 1920s. An enclave of luxury and seaside charm, the Mediterranean inspired property sits just a few steps from the stunning South Florida coastline. Its delightful pink exterior lures you in, while its luxurious rooms, 11 award-winning restaurants and its 50,000 square foot Waldorf Astoria Spa with caviar facials will having you coming back for more.
Don CeSar Hotel, St. Pete Beach (Prices & Photos)
Built in 1928, the Don CeSar Hotel in St. Pete Beach is a luxury hotel located on the sugar white sands along the Gulf of Mexico. You’ll find beautiful beach views and opulent Gatsby-era vibes, made famous as Florida’s “Pink Palace” for its Mediterranean and Moorish architectural motifs. Its lush landscaping can be seen out from private balconies and terraces lining the 10-story masterpiece, featuring 277 luxurious rooms and 36 suites. Relax in the two heated pools and 11,000 square foot spa, or indulge in enticing seafood cuisine at the on-site restaurant, Maritana Grille.
Colony Hotel, Palm Beach (Prices & Photos)
Sparkling like a jewel in Palm Beach, The Colony Hotel is a beloved boutique hotel known for its charming British Colonial architecture and bespoke experiences. It’s just a short stroll from Worth Avenue and the area’s sun-kissed beaches, featuring 90 guest rooms, suites, villas and penthouses adorned with fine furnishings, modern marble and mosaic tile bathrooms. Savor exceptional cuisine at the on-site restaurant, grab a hand-crafted cocktail at the poolside bar, or catch a lively cabaret show at the iconic Royal Room.
JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes (Prices & Photos)
The pink-hued exterior of JW Marriott Orlando highlights the hotel’s refined ambiance, where you’ll find a quiet retreat and unwavering sophistication. Nestled on 500 acres of lush landscaping, its elegant rooms and suites offer luxury bedding, marble bathrooms and 24-hour room service. You’re spoiled for choice in dining options, from farm-to-table cuisine at Whisper Creek Farm: The Kitchen to sushi and Italian cuisine at its other on-site restaurants. Play a round at the 18-hole golf course, relax by the pool or in the lazy river, or take the free shuttle to one of Orlando’s popular theme parks.
Pink Shell Beach Resort & Marina, Fort Myers (Prices & Photos)
Pink is in the name at Pink Shell Beach Resort & Marina, a Fort Myers resort with oceanfront views and access to 12 acres of lush landscaping that leads to the picturesque coastline. The one and two-bedroom condo-style suites provide the perfect home away from home, where you can relax at resort-style pools, enjoy a cocktail under a shaded umbrella or indulge in a pampering spa treatment. The kids will love the Octopool complex with waterfalls and giant shells, while the whole family can go on an exciting sailing or paddle boarding excursion.
Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Resort & Spa, Clearwater Beach (Prices & Photos)
One of the most remarkable resorts along Florida’s Gulf Coast, Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Resort & Spa isn’t just pretty to look at, but it’s also a short stroll from the white sand beach and turquoise waters. You have a choice between condo-style rooms and suites with fully equipped kitchens, while all guests at this colorful haven can enjoy private balconies overlooking the Gulf of Mexico and an 8th-floor pool deck with a wet bar and private climate-controlled cabanas.
The Chesterfield Palm Beach, Palm Beach (Prices & Photos)
Surrounded by palm-lined boulevards and the designer boutiques on Worth Avenue, The Chesterfield Palm Beach is the perfect blend of English charm and upscale amenities. A historic 53-room boutique hotel, you’ll find individually decorated rooms and suites adorned with rich colors that evoke a sense of European-style bed and breakfast accommodation. Its old-world charm is perfect for a romantic getaway, where you can enjoy High Tea or sip on creative cocktails at their legendary Leopard Lounge.
Vinoy Renaissance St. Petersburg Resort & Golf Club, St. Petersburg (Prices & Photos)
It’s hard to not love the 4-star luxuries found at Vinoy Renaissance St. Petersburg Resort & Golf Club, a historic hotel that has been standing proudly over Tampa Bay since it opened in 1925. It reflects the beauty and grandeur of a golden age, where its salmon-colored Mediterranean Revival building has hosted an array of famous faces, from Calvin Coolidge to Marilyn Monroe and Babe Ruth. You’ll find 361 rooms with a 74-slip marina, golf course, swimming pools, 12 tennis courts and a 5,000-square-foot fitness center.
Caribe Royale, Orlando (Prices & Photos)
Sitting just five minutes from Orlando’s theme park action, Caribe Royale is a pink-hued beauty with 1,335 rooms, a massive pool with a tiki bar and several restaurants. You’ll find spacious one and two-bedroom suites with separate living rooms, full-size sofas and flat-screen TVs, while ample dining options range from award-winning steaks and seafood. Lounge poolside at Calypso’s, spend an afternoon at The Falls Lounge overlooking the pool waterfall or take a ride down the 75-foot waterslide.
Jensen Beach Inn, Jensen Beach (Prices & Photos)
A classy boutique hotel with a bright pink exterior, Jensen Beach Inn has an intimate ambiance and personalized services with only seven rooms. The renovated hotel dates back to 1909 and provides a convenient location downtown where you can explore Jensen Beach’s shops, galleries and restaurants. It’s cozy rooms feature hand-painted murals, memory foam king mattresses, leather sofas and includes a continental breakfast. Enjoy the laid-back beauty of Jensen Beach, as it rests along the Atlantic Ocean and the scenic Indian River in the heart of Florida’s Treasure Coast.