The 10 Best Florida Beach Resort Vacation Destinations

Florida is one of the most popular tourist destinations in t...

Florida is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the United States with over 120 million people visiting each year wow in today's video we'll review the top 10 Florida luxury resorts for when you want your Beach vacation to be in style make sure to stay until the end of the video so you can see which Resort offers poolside Bungalows with TV high-end furniture and dining service don't forget to like this video And subscribe to our channel for more videos like this all right so grab your sunscreen and your swimsuit because we're about to dive in get it number 10. Saint Regis Bell Harbor Resort and Spa we're going to start out today's list at the Saint Regis Bell Harbor Resort and Spa in Miami this resort was awarded a Forbes five-star rating as well as the AAA 5 Diamond award in 2022 situated in the glitz and Glam of Miami the Saint Regis brings opulence elegance and anticipatory service to its guests the Bell Harbor has 27 stories of luxury guest Suites all with ocean views and oversized private balconies while you're here you can book the prestigious 116 foot private Motor Yacht for up to 12 people which includes a 20 course curated dining experience 20 courses um that's a lot you'd better be hungry the yacht package includes a private DJ who will set any Vibe you're looking for as well as a pre-party styling session for your guests at the Bell Harbor shops to find the perfect look and don't worry your guests will travel in style to the yacht in a Rolls-Royce when back at the hotel the luxury by land and sea package also includes four nights in the four bedroom Palace Suite with a personal Butler this package only costs a measly 175 000 I'll take two number nine One Ocean Resort and Spa Atlantic Beach next up on our list is One Ocean Resort and Spa located in Atlantic Beach on the east coast of Florida this is an easy drive from Jacksonville the resort features panoramic views of the sparkling Atlantic Ocean world-class dining and spacious sweets for every guest Resort amenities include beautiful outdoor swimming pools a fitness center featuring Matrix equipment float in-room bath products and as much La Vasa coffee as you want while here you can rent a bicycle and cruise along the shoreline or try your hand at water sports like kayaking or windsurfing when it's time for dinner book a reservation at The prominent azuria at one ocean which specializes in fresh seafood enjoy one of their signature pre-dinner cocktails like the honey lavender Paloma which includes honey mango and lavender syrups grapefruit juice and freshly squeezed lemon juice now this is the life number eight open Beach Resort and Spa coming in at number eight is the Swanky opam Beach Resort and Spa in Manalapan Florida this five-star Resort is a 20-minute Drive South from Downtown Palm Beach along the Barrier Island here luxury awaits both inside and outside guests will enjoy the Seven Acres of private oceanfront property and when you arrive you will be greeted with a glass of champagne to start off your stay on the right note Suites are available with two bedrooms and a separate living area if you're up to splurging on the club level you'll get your own concierge daily pressing service access to the highly coveted Club Lounge and unlimited beer and wine selections okay this sounds like the way to go the spa at opam beach is a true Wonderland so put on your plush robe and slippers and get ready to be pampered ah does it get better than a spa on the beach [Music] number seven JW Marriott Miami moving on to our seventh choice we're headed to the JW Marriott Miami the JW collection of hotels does luxury so well and the JW Miami is no exception this luxury resort is located in the brickwell district of Miami one of the trendiest neighborhoods in the city this is the epicenter of nightlife in Miami as well as fine dining and high-end shopping at the resort hungry guests will find three different dining options start off your day at the light and cheerful isabellas then for lunch enjoy a British star Pub located in the lobby fish and chips anyone side of pims for dinner take in the light of the city with the Alfresco option that overlooks brickwell Avenue perfect for people watching and those who want to see and be seen while here don't forget to indulge in the Salas spa and fitness center and Lounge by the beautiful outdoor pool while taking in the Miami Skyline you can never go wrong with a JW number six baccaratown luxury resort by Waldorf Astoria next up we're going to Boca baby the 200 acre Bo Town Resort by Waldorf Astoria is unparalleled and has 100 years of experience to back it up the original resort was built in 1926 and set a standard for Elegance that is still in place today the resort has evolved several times and is now a mega luxury high-end hotel that exceeds expectations in every way guests will enjoy the Harborside Pool Club featuring three pools water slides and a lazy river you can also visit the private golden sand beach where private Cabanas are available to rent with these you can stay at the beach all day long and in luxury no need to put up your own umbrella or pack a cooler of drinks at this beach you'll have access to a private Butler high-speed Wi-Fi towel service and fine cuisine that can be delivered right to you relax and stay a while number five Ritz Carlton Amelia Island moving on to number five is the beautiful Ritz Carlton Amelia Island Amelia Island is a Barrier Island on the east coast of Florida just a quick drive from Jacksonville it is known for its Luxury Resorts and the Ritz Carlton is the creme de La Creme enjoy luxury on this secluded Barrier Island where you'll have access to 13 miles of Sandy beachfront an 18-hole Champion golf course indoor and outdoor pools with private Cabanas and a new spin on the standard Beach vacation the Sandcastle concierge for those traveling with children or those who are just young at heart the Sandcastle concierge will meet you on the beach and provide detailed instructions assistance and tools to build an epic sand creation get your phones out this one's for the insta to truly unwind make sure to sign up for the Resort's signature heaven and a hammock massage I'm not really sure what that is but I know I want to find out number four aqualine Resort and Spa Miami okay so next we're going to the aqualine resort and spa in hot hot Miami Florida when you visit their Resort located on 4.5 Acres along Miami's Sunny Isles Beach you will leave the real world and enter a new better more luxurious world it was rated in the 2022 10 best Readers Choice Awards by USA Today and has a Forbes five-star rating this Resort has three Oceanfront pools beautiful tropical foliage world-class dining and a top rated Spa where you can receive treatments like a sound healing massage a crypto shock body treatment and an algae or Marine mud body wrap these may seem a bit out there if you aren't used to spa treatments but don't worry they also do standard massages and facials hey you're on an island where no one knows you try something different the entire Resort is decorated in Mediterranean Villa style and on the beach as well as at the pool you'll find their signature red umbrellas and Chase lounges the youngest guests Age 5 to 12 will Delight in the aqualine marine biology program where they will play Marine themed games make art projects and do science experiments this program is amazing for parents who are looking for a little down time on their luxury vacation number three Ritz Carlton Naples next up we're heading to the Ritz-Carlton in Naples located along the Paradise Coast on the Gulf of Mexico the luxury and amenities that the Ritz are as endless as the white sand beaches a brand new tower and Club level and an updated Lobby the Ritz is open to reservations beginning in March 2023 so if you hurry you can be among the first to see this amazing transformation amenities at the Ritz include miles upon miles of pristine sandy beaches where you will receive towel service and a personal concierge to attend to your every need in-room amenities include the signature Ritz goose down comforters and pillows 400 thread count sheets made from Egyptian cotton floor to ceiling marble bathrooms and twice a day turn down service because I guess once a day isn't enough oh sweet luxury number two Four Seasons Resort Palm Beach our top two choices are both in Palm Beach coming in second is the Four Seasons Resort Palm Beach the Four Seasons is a five-star five Diamond Resort and among the most prestigious in all of Florida the Four Seasons offers exclusive experiences that you just won't find at other Resorts the polo in Paradise experience allows guests to enjoy a fancy picnic with Apollo Pro or to receive a private master class in the sport we're talking about some of the top American Polo Pros not just some random Polo player you can also rent a private yacht for the experience of a lifetime the concierge will assist you with planning every detail and you and your guests can enjoy a customized Sunset Cruise with a private Chef oh yum of course no stay at the Four Seasons is complete without the finest dining and the Four Seasons Palm Beach lives up to the reputation dinette flurries which offers live fire cooking and signature dishes such as the heirloom tomato and Peach Carpaccio and see its Snapper oh yum sign us up number one The Breakers Palm Beach finally we have reached our number one pick in today's video The Breakers Palm Beach this Resort dates back to 1896 and offers a wealth of history and experience in offering guests the best of the best famous guests included the Vanderbilts Roosevelts Rockefellers Andrew Carnegie and JP Morgan the breakers continues their tradition of unapologetic luxury to this day while incorporating new and modern elements if you're doing the breakers stay in one of their 11 sweet choices you'll get your own private concierge as well as a large space to call home with top-notch amenities the two Imperial Suites at the breakers include 1700 square feet with a foyer two different entrances five balconies and Oceanfront views when you're looking for some sun you can Meander through the Ponce Promenade a stunning Outdoor Oasis to the beach club with four pools rent a private Bungalow fit with a TV bathroom and food and beverage service in this idyllic setting you can while away the hours in a state of complete relaxation this is why the breakers is the best so whether you're planning to stay at the Ritz the breakers or any of the other resorts in today's video you will experience an unforgettable Florida vacation fit for royalty what is your favorite Florida vacation activity Beach or pool tell us in the comments and don't forget to subscribe to our channel for more videos like this if you enjoyed this video please check out these other videos from our Channel

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10. Faena Hotel Miami Beach

Faena Hotel Miami Beach - Beach Resort Vacation

The Faena Hotel is a luxury resort that is big on aesthetics.

Set in eye-catching 1940’s architecture, the decor and interior of this opulent hotel are sure to make a splash with free spirited connoisseurs who embrace all that is bold and unique.

That aesthetics of the hotel veer heavily towards the dramatic. And that’s not too hard to grasp given the upscale establishment is the brainchild of Alan Faena (a real estate tycoon based in Miami), Bahz Luhrmann (the Tinseltown magnate) and Catherine Martin. 

Those in the know know Catherine’s skills as a costume designer par excellence in addition to being the better half of Luhrmann. So, a sensational eccentricity and character to the overall ambience is to be expected.

Think columns festooned with gold-leaf, resting spaces in vibrant shades of cherry and extraordinarily breath-taking sculptures. Get an eyeful of the 24-carat gold mammoth skeleton when you visit!

It’s an outta this world experience! And since you’re splurging, don’t miss this PRIVATE YACHT CRUISE while visiting Miami.

9. Ocean Key Resort and Spa, Key West – Beach & Vacation Desination

Those who are craving an oceanfront experience of a peaceful and playful paradise with soft waves and a breezy exotic charm, Ocean Key Resort and Spa will tick all your boxes.

Behold a cloudless and idyllic vista of the Gulf from the resort’s dreamy restaurant. The world-class eatery boasts its own oceanic bar and a pool deck lifting its rooftop. 

The plush resort also comes equipped with its own water sports center. Adrenaline junkies can fill up their tank with exciting and exhilarating activities. 

Take to the deep blue skies on a helicopter tour or indulge in parasailing and skydiving.

 8. The Ritz Carlton Amelia Island – Beach Resort Vacation Destination

The Ritz Carlton Amelia Island - Beach Resort Vacation Destination

The Ritz Carlton Amelia Island combines all that is private and pristine with balconies in every room to feast your eyes on the ethereal beauty of the Atlantic.

Soak up the swanky ambience and get a taste of the good life with its exquisite poolside butler service.

Starry nights with bonfires and cocktails and tranquil sojourns make for unforgettable memories. 

The luxe resort is established on a grand scale boasting a whopping 446 rooms.

The bliss doesn’t end here. Make a foray into town to breathe in the antiquated atmosphere with Victorian Cottages and Fort Clinch that dates back to the days of the civil war.

A refreshing upside is that the beaches are quiet and serene- free of the crowds and congestion that are signature hallmarks of other popular beaches.

7. Lago Mar Beach Resort and Club, Fort Lauderdale

Lago Mar Beach Resort and Club, Fort Lauderdale - Beach Resort & Vacation Destination

Palm fronds swaying in the ocean breeze along with the sun-dappled beaches of this luxurious resort offer enough temptation to pull at those wallet strings and make beach goers splurge on a leisurely summer vacay at Lago Mar Beach Resort and Club.

Pack for the beach: BEACH ESSENTIALS KIT

For those who cannot stay away from beach sports, there is no shortage of activities to keep you entertained. 

Kick up some sand at the beach playground. Engage in some serious sporting fun with top notch tennis and volleyball courts. 

You can take a dip in the resort’s outdoor swimming pools.

Head out to the beach and hop aboard a boat or jet ski for a wild ride in the ocean.

Dive deep and do some scuba diving.

The locale promises fun for the whole family with ornate butterfly and flamingo gardens and even a science museum.

 6. Little Palm Island Resort & Spa, Little Torch Key

Little Palm Island Resort & Spa, Little Torch Key - Beach Vacation Destination

This treasure house of luxury and comfort is neatly tucked away on a private island near Key West.

Little Palm Island Resort and Spa is the ultimate destination for newlyweds or those who want to spend their off-time indulging in quiet pleasures and cozy company.

Enjoy a much-needed break from urban gizmos and gadgets as the luxury room TV is replaced by a good old-fashioned view of the tranquil island.

The island is a slice of paradise for gourmet seafood aficionados. Tantalize your taste buds with the freshest cuisine.

Paddle out on a kayak to enjoy some alone time or feast your eyes on the vibrant marine life on a scuba diving expedition.

 5. The Ritz Carlton, Naples – Beach resort Vacation Destination

The Ritz Carlton, Naples - Beach resort Vacation Destination

The Ritz Carlton in Naples with its breath-taking view of the Gulf of Mexico is in a league all its own.

You can take your pick from the various views that their plush and heavenly rooms have to offer ranging from ocean view to oceanfront and coastal view.

Then there are the oceanfront suites, terrace suites and the classy three-bedroom royal suites. Expect to receive the very best of hospitality. 

Check in at the spa to enjoy a customized massage tailored to your needs. Let your tensions melt away with the Mindfulness Massage gently guided by your therapist through visualization and breathing techniques.

Next, drop in at the fitness center for a workout.

Or pull up a seat at the sushi bar.

Have no fear if your children are accompanying you on the trip. The resort even has its own Natural Wonders Center showcasing colorful marine life with an impressive number of aquariums – 11 to be exact.


4. Lido Beach Resort, Sarasota – Beach Resort Vacation Destination

Lido Beach Resort, Sarasota - Beach Resort Vacation Destination

This family friendly resort promises loads of fun under the sun!

The room interiors at Lido Beach Resort offer a definitive flavor of the Sunshine State with their airy and comfortable size.

Top class amenities as well as built in features such as kitchenettes and balconies are also included in the price.

What makes the luxe getaway all the more appealing is the sparkling white sand beach spread over 300 acres.

Pass your days playing beach volleyball or take a refreshing plunge in any one of the resort’s outdoor pools.

Park yourself at the tiki bar by the pool and have a relaxing time.

The answer to all your shopping needs lies just a shuttle ride away at the St. Armand’s Circle.

3. Acqualina Resorts and Spa, Sunny Isles Beach – Beach Resort Destination

Acqualina Resorts and Spa, Sunny Isles Beach - Beach Resort Vacation Destination

No list is complete without a mention of the Acqualina Resorts and Spa at Sunny Isles Beach.

The location of the luxurious resort is its biggest plus point as it is located between Miami and Fort Lauderdale. 

A beach scene doesn’t get any more idyllic than this because you get a slice of both beach towns – what seems to be missing noticeably from the equation are throngs of noisy crowds. And that’s a massive plus.

This luxe delight is the epitome of a Mediterranean-style vibe.

What adds to its grandeur are shimmering chandeliers and fountains.

Prepare to be charmed by its enchanting rooms.

Or check in at the ESPA Spa for a once in a lifetime experience to heal and soothe your soul.

 2. The Breakers Palm Beach Hotel – Beach Vacation Destination

The Breakers Palm Beach Hotel - Beach Vacation Destination

The Breakers Palm Beach Hotel is all about grandiosity. 

A ritzy ambience with sparkling chandeliers, world class dining experience and beachfront bungalows are some of the outstanding features of this holiday haven.

The hotel’s Spa and Beach Club have a pretty impressive and glamorous membership list.

If aesthetics rate high on your list of preferences, behold the frescoed ceiling on vivid display at The Circle while treating yourself to a tasteful fare.

You can immerse yourself in the soothing waters of the infinity pool which caters only to adults. The hotel itself has 5 ocean view swimming pools to wow even the pickiest of guests.

On-site yoga sessions can work miracles to help you decompress.

If you’re in the mood to embark on something more adventurous, then opt for surfing and boogie boarding or even snorkeling. 

Prepare for a swanky food fest with the hotel’s selection of nine bars, restaurants and grills.

1. JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort


JW Marriott takes the trophy hands down when it comes to the best on-site amenities, postcard perfect views and world class facilities.

The glitzy space gives off Bali vibes. 

Guests have the luxury of choosing from three swimming pools, tennis courts and an 18-hole championship golf course.

To keep the kiddie crowd entertained, a children’s camp is also at hand. 

Gaming fans, take heart! The on-site Gaming Emporium that this vacation destination offers is something else!

Enjoy the scenic beauty of the ocean from the comfort of your balcony or if the travel bug bites, take off for Everglades or Naples a short distance away.

This should make you all set to pick the best vacation spot to satisfy all your whims and cravings. Which resort would you rate the best?


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