Best of the Best 2018 - 272
ACQUALINA RESORT & SPA ON THE BEACH
MIA MI B EA CH (SU N N Y ISLES), FLOR IDA
N E I G H B O R H O O D Sunny Isles Beach
Acqualina Resort & Spa is an award-winning Forbes Five Star, AAA Five Diamond property
situated on 400 feet of pristine white sands. The resort's unobstructed views create a unique,
sea-level experience as the lush green gardens effortlessly succumb to the sand. Here, guests
enjoy expansive amenities, including three oceanfront swimming pools; three restaurants, including Il Mulino New York; a tranquil ESPA Spa; and a marine-biology-inspired kids' program.
The resort's opulent room design is inspired by the surf and sand, along with the Atlantic
Ocean and Intracoastal views that captivate guests as they enter their accommodation.
A DV I S O R T I P
$100 spa credit per stay; and access to the
thermal heat areas, including Crystal Steam
Rooms and Finnish Saunas.
Every need is attended to by the front
desk staff, who efficiently handle check-in,
complete with cool towels and mineral water.
Distance from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL): 14 miles/22 km
Size: 98 rooms Room Style: Contemporary Vibe: Sophisticated
LAPLAYA BEACH & GOLF RESORT
N A PLES, FLOR IDA
N E I G H B O R H O O D Vanderbilt Beach
Daily life at LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort includes a hefty dose of brilliant sunshine, sparkling
azure waters and all the golf and spa diversions you could hope for. A renowned golf course
meanders through rolling hills amid 14 lakes and water features. SpaTerre invites you to experience its sanctuary-like appeal, where each of the eight treatment rooms is inspirationally
named - think "Tranquillity" and "Harmony." Baleen, the fine-dining restaurant, is highly acclaimed for its Gulf Coast twist on traditional favorites - try the Crab Cake Eggs Benedict or
the roasted natural chicken with goat cheese dumplings and wild mushrooms.
$100 resort credit per stay.
Don't forget to be at Baleen at twilight for the
sunset celebration and traditional ringing of
the captain's bell.
Distance from Fort Myers Airport (RSW): 22 miles/35 km
Size: 189 rooms Room Style: Indigenous Vibe: Sophisticated
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