Like every year, the popular digital publication Travel + Leisure revealed its prestigious list of the 100 best hotels in the worldin which they evaluate service, facilities, design and location, among other categories.
The hotel boutique White Elephantlocated in the town of Palm Beach, was ranked number 19 on the list. It is a hotel that does not belong to a chain, but is a sister property to a historic Nantucket hotel in the northwest of the country.
“The team at this hotel has added young energy to the destination when it opened its 32 tropical-style suites in November 2020. His restaurant, Lola 41, has become a must-see destination due to its grilled fish, its fruit drinks and the number of stylish people who frequent it,” says the publication, explaining why it placed this small hotel in the top 20 on their list.
The popular hotel appears in position 81 of the ranking Nobu, located in South Beach -the best-known beach in Miami Dade-. The concept of the hotel is luxury, in every way. It is built in the style of beach clubs in Japanwith a focus on customer service and the spa.
“This hotel’s amenities rival the best in the world. Designed by David Rockwell, its beach is exceptionally long, its gastronomic offer is top-level gourmet, its impressive spa of more than 2,000 square meters, its three swimming pools, the private marina and the luxurious villas that they offer, make it unique”, they wrote in Travel + Leisure.
The hotel has also become a must-see destination for tourists and locals looking for fun, even if they are not staying as guests. Its restaurants and bars have waiting lists of months.
The hotel Little Palm Island Resort & Spa, located on Little Torch Bay, part of the South Florida Keys, is at number 94 on the list. It’s a adults-only resort on a private island.
“Accessible only by boat or via seaplane. There are 30 bungalows facing the sea, where there is not even a television. The experience invites you to enjoy pure nature, with activities such as kayaking or snorkeling”, they state in the article.
The three hotels were also featured on the list of The 15 Best Resorts in the United Statesmade by the same publication, as well as in the ranking of the best hotels in the United States made by the Condé Nast publication.
Without entering the list of the 100 best in the world, but standing out among the 15 best hotels in the United States according to Travel + Leisure, is the Faena Hotel, Miami Beach. Part of the chain created by the Argentine Alan Faena, this hotel mixes art, beach, party and good food in the heart of Miami Beach.