The Ritz-Carlton Coconut Grove
If you are looking for a sunny Miami escape away from the fast-paced Dade County lifestyle, a trip to the city’s laidback Coconut Grove neighborhood is sure to hit the spot. Set amidst the Grove’s charming boutiques and lush tropical canopy, The Ritz-Carlton Coconut Grove offers a more refined Miami experience. In typical Ritz-Carlton fashion, arrival at the hotel is met with valet service, stunning design work and a first-class concierge setup. It is customary for guests to enjoy drinks and a select poolside menu while soaking up the sun, walking to nearby restaurants, bars, and shops, as well as rejuvenating trips to the on-site boutique spa. The Ritz-Carlton Coconut Grove proudly owns and operates two locational restaurants: Isabelle’s Grill Room & Garden and The Commodore, where visitors enjoy exquisite dishes prepared with local ingredients and flavors including fresh seafood and cuisine that celebrates Florida’s coastal and Latin influences.
The US Grant
San Diego, CA
Located in the heart of San Diego, The US Grant offers all guests a unique experience full of elegance, historical charm, and nods to local culture. The refined aura of The US Grant makes it one of Marriott’s “Luxury Collection” locations, one where visitors can unwind at their Rendezvous Cocktail Lounge, known for serving some of the nation’s best cocktails and its bustling social scene. Indulge in fresh seasonal artisan dishes including Pacific seafood, prime meats, and local produce at the on-site polished restaurant, the Grant Grill to celebrate a personal or group occasion. Take time to relax during an in-room, custom-curated spa experience and choose from a selection of rejuvenating services. Rooms at The US Grant display classic architectural designs reimagined through contemporary furnishings. With the famous Gaslamp Quarter just moments away, the location and amenities of The US Grant are unsurpassed and guarantee a memorable stay.
Hotel Pulitzer is the pinnacle of Dutch elegance. Nestled among 25 restored 17th and 18th century Dutch homes, a visit to the famed hotel gives one a sense of the bustling trade dealing and lavish lifestyles of Dutch aristocrats along one of Amsterdam’s central canals. Each room has a stunning view of the picturesque city, and is furnished with breathtaking marble bathrooms, supremely plush beds, and complimentary culinary delights. Hotel Pulitzer takes pride in their culinary craftsmanship—encounter classic European cuisine through Restaurant Jansz’s beautifully prepared dishes, full of flavor whose roots date back to the Dutch Golden Age. For a quick bite, stop by the Pause Garden Cafe to recharge, or sip on an immaculately mixed cocktail in style at the Pulitzer Bar. The staff at Hotel Pulitzer is proud of their work as well as their culture, and are always more than happy to give insider tips about the surrounding area. If you’re looking to explore Europe while experiencing a touch of home, Hotel Pulitzer’s refined Dutch traditions promise a charming stay in one of the world’s most beautiful cities.
Main image courtesy of The US Grant.