Bal Harbour Hotels

The Bal Harbour hotels present Miami visitors with excellent lodging choices. Location is a big part of the allure. These hotels and the village of Bal Harbour itself share the same barrier island as Miami Beach, which means easy access to fantastic beaches, restaurants, shops, and nightlife. Also lending to the appeal of the Bal Harbour hotels is their overall quality. Bal Harbour is one of Miami’s most ritzy and exclusive enclaves, and the resident hotels include a few swanky gems. And if it’s more affordable area accommodations that you prefer, there are options there as well. Below are recommendations for hotels to fit a good range of budgets.  

Sea View Hotel

Sea View Hotel
Sea View Hotel

The Sea View Hotel in Bal Harbour aims to provide guests with a taste of classic luxury. Casual elegance is also at the heart of things, and it’s hard to argue with the oceanfront location at 9909 Collins Avenue. The accommodations here come in the form of rooms, suites and apartment suites with kitchen facilities. Base amenities include such conveniences as a flat screen TV with cable, a fridge, a desk, a coffee maker, wireless internet access, a safe, and a hair dryer. Room service is available from 7 AM to 10 PM. As for what guests can enjoy outside of their rooms and suites, the Sea View Hotel features a pool with lounge chairs and cabana rentals, a restaurant, and a lounge that often plays host to live entertainment. Other fixtures include a gift shop, a beauty salon and a fitness studio.

Ritz-Carlton Bal Harbour

Ritz-Carlton Bal Harbour
Ritz-Carlton Bal Harbour

One of the most exclusive addresses in Miami, the Ritz-Carlton Bal Harbour is situated at 10295 Collins Avenue and offers the kind of luxurious temptation that you would expect from a Ritz-Carlton property. The atmosphere is warm and well manicured, and it’s easy to get in the right frame of mind here between the white sand beaches, the inviting pool area and the lavish spa. Dining at the hotel’s waterfront restaurants is just one more way to stay busy, and when some down time is in order, the rooms and suites provide ideal places to unwind. The amenities are overflowing in the tasteful guest units, and there is ample space to stretch out. The rooms measure an impressive 510 square feet, while the suites range in size from 1,147 to 2,800 square feet.

St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort

St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort
St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort

Giving the Ritz-Carlton a run for its money in the ultra-luxurious Bal Harbour hotels department is the St. Regis. This relative newcomer to the scene is already no stranger to industry awards and has little trouble satisfying even the most discerning travelers with its posh spa, its amazing accommodations and its dazzling restaurants. Palm trees accent the attractive pool area, and should you prefer, you can spend some time instead on the silky sands of the hotel’s beach. The St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort is essentially a destination in and of itself. A place that you’ll probably want to return to time and again for fun in the Southern Florida sun. Residences are available, it should be noted, if you truly wish to make this a place to call home while in Miami. The address for the St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort is 9703 Collins Avenue.  

Daddy O Hotel Bal Harbour

Daddy O Hotel Bal Harbour
Daddy O Hotel Bal Harbour

The Miami hotels include plenty of stylish boutique hotels. One such example is the Daddy O Hotel. Modern chic is how you might choose to describe the atmosphere in the rooms and common areas at this 4 star hotel, and guests are treated to a pleasing mix of high-tech accessories and convenient lifestyle comforts. Standard amenities in the rooms include 42-inch HDTVs and iPod docking stations, as well as cozy robes and slippers. The list doesn’t end there. The Daddy O Hotel also impresses with its services, which include complimentary continental breakfasts, valet service, wireless internet access, 24-hour concierge service, and free access to two local gyms. You can find the Daddy O Hotel in Bal Harbour Islands at 9660 E. Bay Harbor Dr. This puts it just across the Indian Creek from Bal Harbour village and its beaches.

White House Inn on the Bay

White House Inn on the Bay
White House Inn on the Bay

Staying in or near Bal Harbour can be pricy, but there are area accommodations that are easier on the budget if that’s what you have in mind. One such option for value-oriented accommodations in the area is the White House Inn on the Bay. Delightfully set on the Biscayne Bay waterfront, this North Miami motel is just a short drive from Bal Harbour Islands and Bal Harbour village. All guests have to do is hop on the Broad Causeway. The rooms and suites at the White House Inn on the Bay vary in terms of style and amenities, so guests can choose accordingly. All offer views of the water. Other standard amenities include a color TV with cable, a safe deposit box, a full-size bathroom with a tub, individually controlled air conditioning, and daily maid service. Non-smoking rooms are available, as are rooms with kitchenettes. The White House Inn on the Bay address is 2305 NE 123rd Street.

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