Delano - South Beach
With its soaring lobby and subtle seductions, Delano is the hotel that helped to shape South Beach’s history as a sought-after destination. Designed by Philippe Starck, Delano South Beach is a luxury boutique hotel that balances eclectic details with grand public spaces that are playful, elegant, quietly theatrical and filled with all-night energy - proof that the new rules of chic are simplicity with a crisp, clean and modern sense of ease. The property’s highly sought-after Beach Club offers-up the ultimate seaside retreat, offering a distinctive, refined outdoor environment, replete with a whimsical Alice in Wonderland garden path leading to the iconic swimming pool and with direct access to the ocean. Signature dining elements include LEYNIA, helmed by renowned Chef Jose Icardi, features his take on traditional Argentine cuisine fused with Japanese influences. The bustling eatery, which serves family-style meals in both the elegant indoor dining space and on the property’s coveted terrace, is ideal for large parties. Adding a theatrical touch to the dining experience, dishes and drinks are served table side from roaming bicicletas (bikes) imported from Argentina. The centerpiece of the restaurant is a wood burning grill, allowing meats to be cooked a la leña practically tableside. In addition to time-honored Argentinian dishes, including a selection of meats arranged in two tiers, guests can enjoy sushi and daily fish specials flown in from around the world. Cocktails are inventive versions of beloved Miami Beach classics, using the traditional flavors of South America.
Additional dining options include:
UMI Sushi and Sake Bar which offers guests a casual experience right in the middle of Delano’s lobby, perfectly complemented by a selection of carefully crafted cocktails and Japanese sakes
Doheny Room, tucked away behind closed doors in the back of Delano’s expansive lobby, offers a refined, yet stylish atmosphere, catering to those looking for an experience that’s a bit more cultured. Sceney yet discreet, a contrast to many Miami hotspots, Doheny Room at Delano is amenable to natural socializing and dancing, engaging guests with the ‘anti-club’ playlists
Rose Bar, a glamorous and sophisticated space, is a cocktail aficionado's enclave. It is the perfect spot for a drink, a quiet conversation, and the ideal perch for lobby people-watching. Cocktail service is offered in a relaxed setting, from the Lobby Lounge to the outdoor terrace. A light food menu with bites from Leynia at Delano South Beach is also available