The Palms South Beach is the only resort in the area to offer a mix of SoBe chic, southern grace and tropical island charm. Its casual elegance and serene botanical atmosphere form a comfortable haven for unwinding while still enjoying the close proximity of the chic South Beach scene.
Set on the more tranquil northern side of South Beach, The Palms sits on its own stretch of beach just twelve miles from the airport. It is within walking distance of popular attractions including shopping, art galleries, cafés, the Miami Beach Convention Center, Ocean Drive and fashionable Lincoln Road.
Accommodations: The Palms features 242 guestrooms including 117 City View Rooms, 21 Bay View Rooms, 82 Oceanfront Rooms and 22 Suites. All guestrooms draw upon the soft hues of sand and sea with custom designed wood furnishings and contrasting fabrics in varying shades of cream, green and blue. All are equipped with current technological devices including cable tv, two phones, one of which is cordless with dual data ports for laptop or modem plug in, voicemail and speaker phone, CD alarm clock and a large work desk. Each guestroom has a fully stocked private bar, toiletries from the Spa Collection by Gilchrist & Soames of England, hair dryer and iron with ironing board.
A highlight of the property, the lush gardens comprise the heart of The Palms’ laid-back, tropical ambience and is home to a variety of palms, including Alexander palms, Areca palms, Bamboo palms, Coconut palms, Fishtail palms, Kentia palms, Lady palms, Robellini palms, Silver palms, Triangle palms and Washington Palms. In addition to the trees, tropical flowering plants from crinum lilies and jasmine to bromeliads, bougainvillea and hibiscus splash the landscape with color. There are also exotic orchids and orange birds of paradise to view while sitting back in one of the comfortable rocking chairs on the porch or verandas. Wild and domestic parrots abound, adding to the sub tropical ambiance.
The Palms features a large oceanfront swimming pool as well as its prime direct beachfront location for relaxing in the sun. On-beach service provides for guests’ every need with lounges, sun umbrellas, beach towels, and food and beverage service. Along the beachfront, gently swaying hammocks under the palm trees beckon guests to relax.
At over 10,000 square feet, The Palms meeting and convention space can comfortably accommodate both smaller and larger groups from 15 to 350 people. Eight meeting rooms each feature high-speed internet access, videoconferencing capabilities and audiovisual equipment rental.
The lobby offers an additional 3,000 square feet of space ideal for exhibitions, and ample breakout space, prefunction areas, poolside areas, lawn, beach and terraces with panoramic ocean views that may also be utilized. Catering services are available and a 24-hour state-of-the-art business center provides an ATM machine, laptop station, high-speed Internet access, laser printer, copier, fax, phone and two computer terminals with Microsoft Office