Nestled in beautiful and famed south Florida, the Miami port is a major hub for cruise commerce in the United States. Serving more than 250 ports in 100 countries, Miami is the perfect place to set sail for a dream vacation. When it comes to where to stay before or after your cruise, there are literally hundreds of Miami cruise port hotels just steps from the ships. Here are a few Miami port of call hotels that are sure to enhance your Miami Experience.
1200 Anastasia Blvd.
Coral Gables, Florida33134
The Biltmore is built in the traditional architecture style of south Florida and is as breathtaking inside as it is from the curb. The resort features luxury situated near a golf course and spa. With more than 250 rooms and 130 suites, this bustling hotel is nearly a city all on its own. Inside the rooms you'll find Egyptian bedding and tiles from Jerusalem. You'll also find world class dining at the resort. Just steps away from the Biltmore, you'll step onto Miami's South Beach. Room rates start at $179 per night.
270 Biscayne Blvd. Way
Miami, Florida 33131
Contemporary and clean, the Epic is located in beautiful and bustling downtown Miami. You'll find multiple swimming pools and dining options here. The spa offers in-room treatments so you don't even have to leave your space to get the ultimate in relaxation. There are 411 rooms at the Epic, so finding availability shouldn't be a problem. What sets Epic apart from other Miami hotels is its eco-friendly attitude. The hotel uses organic foods for snacks, and earth-friendly materials and cleaning agents. Room rates start at $291 per night.
500 Brickell Key Drive
Miami, Florida 33131
Exactly one mile from the port, many past guests of the Mandarin Oriental say it's the only place to stay in Miami. Enjoy beautiful bay views from the luxury of the Mandarin Oriental's private beach. With large family suites as well as standard hotel rooms, you can easily find the size and situation to match your needs. You can design your stay to fit your needs by building an a la carte menu of stays and services you would like to have while you're in Miami. The atmosphere is designed in an Asian fusion style that blends East with West for a truly one of a kind experience. Rates begin at $219 a night.
Holiday Inn Port of Miami
340 Biscayne Blvd.
Miami, Florida 33132
The Holiday Inn Port of Miami offers everything you know and expect from a Holiday Inn. Well appointed guest rooms, complimentary breakfast and most generally shuttle service to anywhere you may want to go. Nearby you'll find plenty to do including the Bayside Market, Children's Museum, Arsht Performing Arts Center and the American Airlines Arena. You'll find many amenities on site as well, including a business center, free Internet, a fitness center and a pool. Rates begin at $104 per night.