FLORIDA—A mini paradise opens within a resort-style atmosphere in Sarasota, the first full-service luxury hotel opens in Marathon, and a new lifestyle hotel sets up shop in Fort Lauderdale. Here’s a look at coastal retreats now open in Florida:
The Sarasota Modern, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel, Celebrates Grand Opening
Tribute Portfolio has opened The Sarasota Modern. The hotel has 89 guestrooms with indoor and outdoor living features, as well as two aqua pools and a hot spa. Dressed with clean white walls, natural wood detailing, floor-to-ceiling windows, pops of energetic wallpaper, private outdoor clawfoot tubs, all surrounded by lush greenery, The Sarasota Modern creates micro-paradises within a resort-style atmosphere.
Isla Bella Beach Resort Opens in the Florida Keys
Isla Bella Beach Resort has opened. Located on Knights Key in Marathon, FL, the 199-guestroom luxury resort holds the distinction of being the first full-service luxury hotel in Marathon. In addition to nearly one mile of private beach, the five-star destination resort has four dining outlets, five swimming pools, over 24,000 sq. ft. of meeting and event space, on-site water sports, fishing pier, marina and Atlantic Ocean views from all of the rooms with one to five-bedroom rooms and suites. In May, the property will introduce a full-service spa, fitness center and a marketplace retail and café concept.
New Lifestyle Hotel, The Dalmar in Fort Lauderdale, FL
DoveHill Capital Management and Wurzak Hotel Group has opened The Dalmar, in Fort Lauderdale, FL. This new-build lifestyle hotel launches as part of the Tribute Portfolio. Standing 25 stories tall and conceptualized by the DoveHill team, The Dalmar has interior design and branding by global design firm, DesignAgency; five distinctive F&B concepts, including the city’s highest rooftop bar; an infinity pool; fitness center; 14,000 sq. ft. of flexible indoor and outdoor meeting and event space; and Yoga Joint, South Florida’s premier yoga studio.