The Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables is one of The Leading Hotels of the World, and one of the country’s most fashionable resorts. The hotel combines Old World elegance with today’s luxury. It opened in 1926, and European royalty and Hollywood stars alike have stayed here. It features the largest swimming pool on the East Coast and one of the best golf courses in Miami. Its 271 rooms include 175 Suites from Junior to Executive, each with a view of the area’s tropical landscape.
The luxurious Everglades Suite located in the Biltmore Tower features a two-story, two-bedroom penthouse with soaring hand-painted ceilings depicting scenes from Florida’s Everglades, a baby grand piano, and views extending to Biscayne Bay.
The hotel has six dining options: Palme d’Or is a Five-Diamond restaurant, and the authentic Italian restaurant, Fontana, offers one of the country’s most celebrated and lavish Sunday Brunch buffets featuring an extensive array of selections, including a carving station and decadent desserts. There’s also the outdoor Cascade restaurant and the restaurant and Gold Bar, the 19th Hole, There is a fitness center and the Biltmore Spa offers massages, body treatments and facials, a Himalayan Salt Stone Sauna and Eucalyptus Steam Room.
Visit: 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables, 33134, 855-311-6903; www.biltmorehotel.com