The Betsy South Beach is an iconic boutique hotel, a vibrant luxury lifestyle brand that has emerged as an industry leader. Dramatically poised alongside its Art Deco neighbors on Miami Beach’s famed Ocean Drive, The Betsy is a distinguished landmark hotel with 61 rooms and suites. Elegantly designed, Betsy’s beach side havens boast sensory details, imaginative amenities and inspirational design that coalesce to produce an unparalleled experience. BLT-Steak is Betsy’s room service culinary partner.
Relaxed tropical interiors, an intimate courtyard pool, and exquisite finishing touches, create an aura that is passionately low-key. The Deck is expansive with sweeping views of the Atlantic that offers a Wellness Garden with a full range of spa treatments, therapies and yoga; specialty cocktails and light fare are offered from dawn to dusk, and beyond. Designed with a hint of vintage glamour, an underground “speakeasy” entertainment space called, B Bar, offers an exclusive and unique venue to host private events, dinners, or receptions.
A lobby bar offers live music and signature cocktails. Business travelers to The Betsy will discover WiFi throughout and private meeting rooms. Leisure guests will enjoy a convenient beachfront location, rooftop amenities and comfortably elegant rooms. A highly trained, discreet, and attentive staff stands ready to accommodate global travelers.
In addition to offering a luxury hotel experience that surpasses expectations, The Betsy invites visitors to intimately connect with Arts and Culture. Original art adorns walls and stairways, and concerts and poetry readings abound, offering a gentle embrace to world culture. Guest rooms boast individual literature collections and a Writer’s Room hosts visiting artists. The Betsy-South Beach has already partnered with over 200 service organizations since its floor to ceiling restoration in 2009, and has a continuing commitment to making the world a better place.
BLT Steak at The Betsy Sharing The Betsy’s lobby is BLT Steak, Celebrity Chef Laurent Tourondel’s iconic modern American steakhouse. Combining the highest quality ingredients with enticing, exacting, French technique, BLT Steak has won an array of awards from experts at Esquire, Travel & Leisure, Saveur, and Wine and Spectator magazines. BLT’s new Raw Bar offering an exclusive array of sushi opened in July 2012.
The Betsy is located on Ocean Drive in Miami Beach. It has direct beach access and offers a secluded courtyard pool, a helpful concierge staff, and a state-of-the-art-fitness center. A flat-screen TV and a minibar are included in all rooms at The Betsy Hotel, South Beach. They are decorated with fresh orchids and original art and have hardwood floors and marble bathrooms. The Deck at The Betsy is the hotel’s rooftop lounge, offering stunning ocean views. It is home to the Wellness Garden, where guests can enjoy massages or facials.
Located on the northern, quiet, end of Ocean Drive between 14th and 15th street. Beach front property centrally located in South Beach Art Deco District. The Betsy is walking distance to many nearby attractions from Lincoln Road, New World Symphony, Bass Museum, night clubs, and restaurants, and more.
The Betsy is steps away from the Bass Museum of Art, The Filmore at the Jackie Gleason Center for the Performing Arts, The Lincoln Theatre, Colony Theatre, Miami Beach Convention Center, and the Miami City Ballet Studios. Visitors can take in exhibits, concerts, or shows at the Miami Art Museum, Miami Museum of Science, The Miami Design District, Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, Bayfront Ampitheatre, or Bayside Marketplace which are less than 5 miles away.
Shopping is not far from The Betsy, the eclectic designer boutiques stretching along Lincoln Road offer the latest in fashion, accessories, swimwear, jewelry, shoes, and more. Just a short drive away, are the world-famous Bal Harbour Shops and The Village of Merrick Park, presenting the most recent collections of top designers from across the globe.
For golf enthusiasts, The Betsy is in close proximity is Doral and Crandon Park Golf Courses, two championship 18-hole courses guaranteeing a day of leisure to leave you content, entertained, and relaxed.
The Betsy – South Beach
Address: 1440 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Hotel class: 4 stars