Luxury Market Guide: Miami, Florida

You’re headed off to Miami on a luxurious vacation guaranteed to leave you with stories to tell for a lifetime. You want to take great pictures to show off, visit all the best places, and, most of all, enjoy all the luxuries that your vacation has to offer. You’ve already chosen the ideal luxury or exotic rental car for your vacation, but where will you stay? What will you do? CarHopper‘s official luxury market guide for Miami and Miami Beach will help ensure that you have the vacation of your dreams.

Choosing Your Hotel

South Florida, as one of the most popular vacation destinations in the United States, has plenty of luxury hotels and resorts to choose from. These, however, stand out as some of the best locations in Miami to stay during your luxurious vacation.

Four Seasons Miami, like the other Four Seasons locations, is known for its attention to service, luxurious details, and space. Its location in the Financial District means that it’s the ideal location for a conference or business trip, but if you’re on vacation, you’ll enjoy two amazing pools, huge bathrooms in each suite, ocean views from many of the rooms, and a fitness center that offers the latest standards in equipment at the world-renowned Equinox Gym.

The Setai in Miami Beach is the place to visit if you want the utmost in customer service, incredible views, and accommodations that are designed with incredible attention to every artistic detail. Each of three pools is set at a different temperature so you can select the one that best fits your idea of luxury, while the amazing views from this stunning location are sure to have you smiling when you wake up every morning. You might wake up a little hungover though, given that the Setai is literally right next door to Club Mynt, America’s hottest nightclub.

St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort offers an unparalleled experience in Miami. This luxurious location focuses on all the little details of customer service, ensuring that you’ll have an amazing stay. At the resort located in North Miami, you’ll find so many activities and amenities that you can enjoy your entire vacation without ever having to leave–and in fact, you may struggle to convince yourself that it’s worth leaving the resort!

W South Beach provides an incredible luxury experience for all of its residents. Each of the guest rooms is large and modern in design, providing plenty of space for every visitor. The freshly-opened spa also offers plenty of luxury and relaxation for many vacation-goers. If you want to have a night out, no need to leave the hotel, just go to club Wall located in the hotel, one of Miami’s hottest nightclubs.

The Best Restaurants

As you’re cruising through Miami in your luxury or exotic rental car, you want to park at some of the most amazing restaurants in Miami. If you’re looking for the best restaurants in Miami or Miami Beach, choose from some of these amazing locations.

Cipriani Downtown Miami has been described as “practically defining Miami food fashion.” Complete with incredible Italian fare and a jet ski scene that can’t be missed, this restaurant is the height of dining luxury within Miami.

Zuma is the place to be in Miami when you’re looking for Japanese cuisine. From sushi crafted by the best sushi chefs in the area to incredible shared dishes, it’s a dining experience that makes people who are able to score a reservation feel as though they are at the height of the Miami luxury market.

La Mar by Gaston Acurio offers an incredible selection of Peruvian and fusion fare, cocktails, and more. The outstanding atmosphere and views at this restaurant are matched only by the amazing food!

Joe’s Stone Crab is only open in October through May, but if you’re visiting Miami during that ideal time of year, it’s worth the wait! At what has been termed South Florida’s most famous restaurant, you’ll find incredible crab dishes as well as key lime pie that’s worth saving room for.

Area 31 is an incredible hotel eatery where you’ll find sustainable seafood, a great tasting menu, and a delightful happy hour. Area 31 also offers one of the most stunning views in Miami, making it a great place to sit back, relax, and enjoy a few drinks during your amazing luxury vacation.

Places to Visit

You’ve chosen your place to stay. You have your restaurants lined up. Now, what are you going to do with the rest of your days? If you’re looking for amazing luxury activities in Miami, check out some of these key locations.

Shopping at Bal Harbor is sure to add an extra element of luxury to your vacation–one that you can take home with you! With plenty of luxury shops to choose from, Bal Harbor offers a welcome trip to the shops that will have you stretching your enjoyment of your luxury vacation well beyond the days of the trip.

Miami Beach Golf Course allows an incredible luxury golfing experience. Check out all the best that the course has to offer while you perfect your swing, enjoying Miami’s incredible weather.

Sail a yacht from Bayside Marina, Coconut Grove or Miami Beach Marina. Spend the day cruising past many of the most beautiful locations in Miami, then drop anchor and enjoy Miami’s spectacular sunsets.

Visit a spa. The Standard Hotel’s Spa and Hammam offers an incredible luxury experience that will have you feeling relaxed, pampered, and ready to take on the world following your vacation.

Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables isn’t just a great place to stay–though it certainly offers plenty of luxurious amenities. The Biltmore Hotel’s afternoon tea offers such a height of luxury that it’s often necessary to book well in advance.

Choosing a Great Exotic Rental Car

When you want to experience the height of luxury on your trip, enjoying the best that your exotic car rental market has to offer, check out some of these great choices available on CarHopper-some of the most luxurious in South Florida.

  • The 2017 McLaren 650S, which is one of the world’s best-handling cars.
  • The Ferrari California Turbo, one of the most powerful cars on the Miami market.
  • The 2017 Lamborghini Huracan, a racetrack-worthy car that will have you eager to leap behind the wheel every morning.
  • The Rolls-Royce Ghost, an amazing luxury car that few people across the world will ever have the opportunity to drive.

Planning a luxury trip to South Florida requires careful research, but it’s well worth the effort! If you’re ready to choose a fantastic luxury or exotic car rental for your luxury vacation, contact us. We’ll ensure that no matter where you choose to visit during your stay in Miami, you’ll have the best car to experience it with.