Palm Beach’s small-town character blends with its upscale boutiques and world-class restaurants making it one of the most sought-after luxury getaway destinations in the United States. The town is separated from the Floridian mainland by Lake Worth Lagoon and is famed for its stunning beaches, lush vegetation, and fantastic nightlife. This glitzy coastal strip bills itself as America’s top destination for the world’s wealthiest offering a secluded sanctuary a mere two hours from Miami. Its ritzy reputation has attracted the world’s top hoteliers who have developed over-the-top resorts and opulent hotels. If you are looking for a blow-out trip to Florida, check out this spectacular selection of Palm Beach hotels, where every detail is designed to provide guests with an unforgettable beach vacation.
The Finest Palm Beach Hotels With the Best Views of Florida's Coast
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The best time to visit Palm Beach
The best time to visit Palm Beach is generally between December and March when the weather is most settled and the temperatures range between 46°F and 76°F. These months are considered peak season for tourists, so if you’re looking to avoid large crowds and high prices, the end of spring (April to May) and the beginning of October to November are also good options.
Four Seasons Resort Palm Beach
Located on the narrow barrier island on a serene ocean-front setting with stunning views, Four Seasons Resort Palm Beach provides the ultimate luxury experience. The hotel is a destination in itself. And although you may never need to leave the property or its private beach, it’s a short 20-minute drive to the heart of Palm Beach’s shopping and dining district.
Its spacious accommodations are the epitome of sophistication, with glittering high ceilings, creamy marble accents, and plush furnishings. The sprawling hotel is divided into three wings and has an expansive landscaped pool deck and a staffed beach. Facilities are equally as impressive, the full-service spa has a packed menu of treatments and the multiple restaurants offer a range of tastings, pop-up events, and mixology experiences.
Four Seasons Resort Palm Beach: 2800 S Ocean Blvd, Palm Beach, FL, 33480
Price per night: $1,250
The Breakers Palm Beach
The Breakers was founded on the sands of Palm Beach in 1896. Over the decades it’s welcomed the likes of the Rockefellers, Vanderbilts, US presidents, and European nobility. It is unapologetically luxurious offering the very best seaside glamour and world-class service.
The seafront hotel is cushioned by the Ocean Golf Course to one side and the Atlantic to the other. Every detail of the hotel is to the highest standard from its dazzling sea-front gym, world-class golf course, eight restaurants, four oceanfront pools, and half a mile of private beach. It offers ultra-luxurious 540 rooms with designer linens and oversized bathrooms. If your budget allows and you want to stay somewhere steeped in history, The Breakers tops the list.
The Breakers Palm Beach: One South County Road, Palm Beach, FL, 33480
Price per night: $820
Colony Hotel Palm Beach
The Colony Hotel is an old-world property with a sublime sense of refinement, reflecting the crème de la crème tastes of its clientele. With its bold-color pallet, this exclusive hotel is located in the heart of Palm Beach, just a few feet away from the sandy beaches.
From the Colony Hotel’s prime location, guests can cruise to the ocean or to Worth Avenue, which is home to some of the world’s best restaurants and stores. But what sets the Colony Hotel apart is its commitment to offering a distinguished experience, catering to all guest needs with impeccable service. Its 90 guest rooms are designed to provide a stylish, boutique ambiance and the private beach has a Beach Butler, who is available to deliver gourmet bites and craft cocktails.
Colony Hotel Palm Beach: 155 Hammon Ave, Palm Beach, FL, 33480
Price per night: $811
The Brazilian Court Hotel
At the Brazilian Court Hotel, you will be enveloped by elegant Spanish Colonial architecture, lush tropical courtyard gardens, and an ocean breeze throughout the 80 stunning high-style rooms and private beach club. This exclusive hotel is framed by its historic landmark status and previous guests (namely Cary Grant, Clark Gable, and Greta Garbo) and infused with 1920s glamour, providing boutique intimacy and privacy to its guests.
The Brazilian Court Hotel: 301 Australian Avenue, Palm Beach, FL, 33480
Price per night: $599
White Elephant Palm Beach
With its contemporary interpretation of Mediterranean-revival architecture and timeless allure, White Elephant Palm Beach offers 32 chic and comfortable rooms and suites. Whether you’re looking to lounge by the pool or enjoy a menu of pan-Asian and Mediterranean cuisine at the hotel’s restaurant, Lola 41, people watch from the rooftop terrace, relax in the art gallery, or make use of the free bikes, White Elephant Palm Beach promises an authentic Palm Beach experience. Each room and suite is beautifully appointed with chic decor, fine linens, Scandinavian furniture, hardwood floors, and a warm color pallet.
White Elephant Palm Beach: Sunset Avenue,280, Palm Beach, FL, 33480
Price per night: $495
Hilton West Palm Beach
Hilton West Palm Beach’s prime location in the heart of the downtown area makes it the perfect base for exploring the city, with popular attractions such as the West Palm Beach waterfront and an alfresco shopping and entertainment complex located just minutes away.
The new-build hotel’s elegant ambiance extends from the lobby to the well-appointed guest rooms, where you can enjoy stunning views of the city or the hotel’s lush tropical gardens. There’s no mistaking this is a chain hotel, but its affordability, top-notch facilities, and proximity to Palm Beach make it one of the best all-around options when visiting the area.
Hilton West Palm Beach: 600 Okeechobee Blvd, West Palm Beach, FL, 33401
Price per night: $241