Vacationers are looking to get the best of both worlds in 2023, focusing on more frequent, spontaneous trips paired with solid, three-star accommodations. As they look to counter rising travel costs, Expedia has noticed a 20% increase in three-star hotel bookings and searches for “three-star hotels with a view,” indicating the desire to save on hotels and leave more to spend on activities, experiences, tours and meals.* With a stellar selection of recognized three-star hotels, Miami Beach is a bona fide sweet spot for those in search of comfortable and relaxing hotel options, value add offers and packages that make it easier than ever to visit the destination in the coming months.
“Visitors planning a trip to Miami Beach don’t have to sacrifice amenities, stylish interiors, views or unique offerings to stay within their desired travel budget. Three-star properties perfectly deliver on comfortable rooms, culinary inclusions and complimentary parking options without the sticker shock, leaving vacationers with more opportunities to spend time exploring our world-famous destination,” says Christopher Rollins, Chair of the Miami Beach Visitor and Convention Authority (MBVCA). “We encourage travelers to find their sweet spot and use their savings to discover our city by indulging in our museums, public art installations, immersive dining destinations, water sports offerings and abundance of leisure activities.”
With one-third of travelers preferring to go on more trips in three-star properties than splurge on one big luxury getaway this year, Miami Beach is ready to welcome visitors to stand-out properties like The Catalina Hotel & Beach Club.** Featuring two pools, two popular restaurants and four bars, The Catalina Hotel & Beach Club is a hot spot for fun and entertainment. Guests can enjoy complimentary wifi, beach towels for use during their stay and a daily happy from 5-6 p.m. offering a signature cocktail, all set amongst a chic and stylish backdrop. Active travelers will love a stay at Uma House South Beach, a destination hotel with a full selection of services and offerings including a rooftop terrace, beach loungers and umbrellas and bicycles available to guests. Complimentary yoga by Miami Beach -based Warrior Flow Yoga is available on the Sunset Rooftop on Saturdays at 9 a.m., providing an opportunity to connect with fellow travelers and locals. As one of the best kept secrets on the beach, Townhouse Miami Beach brings a playful combination of modern design together with old-fashioned comfort found in the midst of South Beach. Kids even stay free at this tucked away retreat making it easier for families to get away.