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Top 10 Miami Oceanfront Hotels with Balconies

One of the biggest reasons people plan a trip to Miami is to enjoy soaking up the sun and those breathtaking sea views. If you want to make the most of your vacation, there’s no better way to do it than to book an oceanfront hotel room with a balcony. These hotels, in particular, are sure to make for an unforgettable stay in Miami.

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W South Beach

W South Beach is one of the most luxurious hotels in Miami just steps from the Atlantic, with all of its rooms and suites boasting furnished balconies and sweeping panoramic views. Book a suite, and you’ll get added perks like a plunge pool and kitchenette. The property has a lively atmosphere for mingling and hosts two pools, including one semi-private adults-only pool with plenty of cabanas and loungers for relaxing. Take relaxation up a notch by heading to its Away Spa, offering a wide range of treatments, a steam room and a sauna open to guests with treatments. There’s a 24/7 fitness room, fitness classes, an upscale boutique, multiple dining options, and more. Guests can even rent luxury sports cars for some fun exploring.

Key Amenities:

  • Suites with plunge pool and kitchenette

  • Semi-private adults-only pool

  • Spa with steam room and sauna

The St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort The St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort
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The St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort

One of the best beachfront hotels in Miami, The St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort is nestled in the exclusive area of Bal Harbour. The spacious rooms have an elegant feel and include bathrooms with fabulous soaking tubs along with expansive oceanfront balconies. Other perks include high-tech features like wireless device syncing and electronic room controls as well as in-room plants for a more homey feel. Look forward to taking advantage of two beautiful infinity pools, a lavish spa and multiple dining options along with wine tastings at The St. Regis Bar & Wine Vault.

Key Amenities:

  • High-tech room controls and device syncing

  • Wine tastings at St. Regis Bar & Wine Valut

  • Infinity pools and rooms with soaking tubs

The Miami Beach EDITION The Miami Beach EDITION
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The Miami Beach EDITION

Located along the Miami Beach Boardwalk, Miami Beach EDITION offers rooms with oceanfront balconies that boast spectacular Atlantic views. Bi-level bungalows are another great option with terraces and plunge pools. All come with marble bathrooms and Bluetooth speakers for enjoying tunes with that salty sea breeze. When hanging out at either of the two outdoor pools you’ll enjoy ocean views too, but you might want to lounge on the beachfront, dotted with chairs and umbrellas. There’s also fantastic Latin American fare served at the Matador Room, a wellness spa and even on-site bowling.

Key Amenities:

  • Bi-level bungalows with terraces and plunge pools

  • Two outdoor pools and beachfront lounges

  • Wellness spa with gym

Doubletree by Hilton Grand Hotel Biscayne Bay Doubletree by Hilton Grand Hotel Biscayne Bay
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Doubletree by Hilton Grand Hotel Biscayne Bay

Located on the waterfront in downtown Miami, the Doubletree by Hilton Grand Hotel Biscayne Bay hosts bay view rooms that come with balconies overlooking beautiful Biscayne Bay. The condo-style suites are extra-spacious and come with king-size beds with pillow-top mattresses, flat-screen televisions, and mini-fridges. There’s also an Olympic-size pool and large Jacuzzi on-site along with a well-equipped gym, light bites at Le Faubourg Deli, and in-room dining.

Key Amenities:

  • Olympic-size pool and large Jacuzzi

  • Condo-style suites with balconies overlooking Biscayne Bay

  • Spa and salon

Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay
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Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay

Lying along Biscayne Bay near the Port of Miami, Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay offers rooms with balconies overlooking the water along with flat-screen TVs that include Hulu and Netflix streaming. Especially popular among cruise passengers and business travelers, it also offers amenities families are sure to love, including an outdoor heated pool, a well-equipped gym, and multiple dining options.

Key Amenities:

  • Outdoor heated pool

  • Well-equipped gym and watercraft rentals

  • Rooms with 360-degree ocean views on balconies

Fontainebleau Miami Beach Fontainebleau Miami Beach
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Fontainebleau Miami Beach

Fontainebleau Miami Beach is one of Florida’s most popular beach hotels with spacious rooms and suites, including options with private balconies for taking in an incredible bird’s-eye view of the coast and the Atlantic. Look forward to comfy beds and a tranquil atmosphere along a northern stretch of Mid-Beach while enjoying fun after dark at the on-site LIV nightclub. Unforgettable dining can be enjoyed at restaurants helmed by celebrity chefs, along with swimming and lounging around eight pools and direct access to a beautiful beach too.

Key Amenities:

  • Rooms with private balconies

  • Eight pools and direct beach access

  • On-site LIV nightclub

The Confidante Miami Beach The Confidante Miami Beach
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The Confidante Miami Beach

Book a Miami Suite with a balcony at The Confidante Miami Beach, and you’ll be surrounded by dazzling blues and greens while enjoying the gentle ocean breeze and an Art Deco vibe. You’ll be able to gaze out at the view from floor-to-ceiling windows and your spacious furnished balcony, a perfect spot to relax with a tropical drink in hand. A top hotel in South Beach, it blends modern amenities with bygone era appeal, where guests can also enjoy the celebrity-chef restaurant, rooftop spa, an outdoor pool, and cocktail bars.

Key Amenities:

  • Celebrity-chef restaurant and cocktail bars

  • Rooftop spa and outdoor pool

  • Suites with floor-to-ceiling windows and furnished balconies

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Royal Palm South Beach Miami, a Tribute Portfolio Resort

Royal Palm South Beach Miami, a Tribute Portfolio Resort is a chic oceanfront property that is an impressive modern incarnation of The Royal Palm, the very first luxury hotel in Miami. Oceanfront rooms include step-out balconies for enjoying the sounds of the waves, the ocean breeze and breathtaking views. There are two pools, a full-service spa, two restaurants and three bars along with a number of additional perks offered in return for a daily “beach fee,” like beach chairs, free loaner bikes and a welcome basket with a bottle of water and fresh fruit.

Key Amenities:

  • Two pools and direct beach access

  • Full-service spa and 24-hour fitness center

  • Complimentary loaner bikes and beach chairs

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Z Ocean Hotel, Classico - Sonesta Collection

Z Ocean Hotel, Classico – Sonesta Collection is an all-suite hotel on Ocean Drive. It features rooftop suites that boast beautiful terraces, all of which come with a jaw-dropping view of the South Beach skyline, a Jacuzzi, and plush chaise loungers. Guests also enjoy oversize marble-floored bathrooms, kitchenettes, in-room spa services, two flat-screen TVs, and super-plush, comfy beds with lots of pillows. With direct access to Ocean Avenue, the popular beach at Lummus Park is just steps away, and the front desk not only supplies beach towels, but guests can pick up two beach chairs and an umbrella at Boucher Brothers’ stand No. 14. The on-site Front Porch Cafe serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, with indoor and outdoor seating is available.

Key Amenities:

  • All-suite hotel with rooftop terraces

  • Direct beach access with supplied beach towels

  • In-room spa services available

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Loews Miami Beach Hotel

Loews Miami Beach offers generously sized rooms with ocean views in South Beach, including options that come with private balconies, 24-hour room service, iHome docks, minibars, and marble bathrooms. A family-friendly luxury oceanfront resort, guests have access to the lounger-dotted beach, a large pool with a hot tub, a luxe spa, and an outstanding kids’ club with daily activities and a game room. A resort fee covers non-motorized water sports, up to two beach loungers per room, photo sessions on the beach, and property-wide Wi-Fi. There is a wide range of dining options available too, and guests can also enjoy pampering at the onsite Exhale Spa and blow-dry salon.

Key Amenities:

  • Beach access and pool with hot tub

  • Non-motorized water sports and beach loungers

  • On-site Exhale Spa and blow-dry salon

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