Elegant but relaxed tropical interiors and an intimate courtyard pool produce an experience that is timeless, unforgettable, and passionately low-key. The Deck at The Betsy, an expansive rooftop with sweeping views of the Atlantic, offers a Wellness Garden with a full range of spa treatments.
Specialty cocktails and light fare are offered on The Deck and at the Lobby Bar that adjoins the hotel Salon, where art adorns walls. Fine dining shines at Laurent Tourondel’s BLT Steak at The Betsy. And, designed with a hint of vintage glamour, the underground hideaway B Bar offers an exclusive and discreet version of Miami nightlife, with a speakeasy feel in a 21st century package.
Guests will enjoy a convenient beachfront location, rooftop amenities and elegant rooms and suites. Every guest is treated to personalized services from a friendly and attentive staff. The Betsy-South Beach is a one-of-a-kind boutique hotel, located beachfront on Ocean Drive, in the heart of the Art Deco District. It is within walking distance of shopping and nightlife, yet offers a unique serenity experience in one of the world’s great beach destinations.
AN ELEGANT BUT RELAXED HOTEL
The is a beachside havens where sensory details, imaginative amenities and inspirational design coalesce to produce an unparalleled experience. Away from the crowds, but easily accessible to Miami’s South Beach nightlife, The Betsy offers an experience that is South Beach… Refined.
The exquisite beachfront façade is a bold visible reminder of Miami’s past, but on the inside it’s restored, renewed, and refreshing. Betsy guests can walk across Ocean Drive to the beach without leaving the service of The Betsy, making the sun and surf experience accessible and carefree.
Luxuriously Modern Baths: Made of the finest Thassos marble with spacious walk-in showers, the bathing rooms at The Betsy offer experiences to be savored. The large bathroom mirrors incorporate flat-panel television screens and provide exceptional built-in lighting fixtures. (MALIN+GOETZ) luxury apothecary bathroom amenities have been selected for their modern hydration technologies and natural botanical extracts.
Accolades and Affiliations
"With 61 rooms, its interior designers have worked on homes for Ralph Lauren and shops for Bulgari." – Departures
2011 Award for Community Service by the Greater Miami and the Beaches Hotel Association
Named to "Hot List" by Conde Nast Traveler
Member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World
GUESTROOMS AT THE BETSY HOTEL
From Classic Rooms to Royal Suites, The Betsy's guestrooms combine sensory detail and inspiring design to produce an unparalleled, unique South Beach experience.
Classic Rooms feature all of our standard in-room amenities to provide a welcoming, tropical retreat. Light and airy interiors offer 250 square feet of space and give way to a view of neighboring Art Deco buildings, providing the latest technology and a sumptuous choice of king or two double beds, to suit your every need.
Light, bright, and undeniably charming, our Classic Suites were designed with elegant entertaining in mind. Contemporary colonial design and 21st century technology are blended seamlessly with architecture, grace and convenience of yesteryear.
The Betsy Classic Suite comes complete with a separate living and entertaining area and offers a more spacious alternative to the intimate Betsy Classic Room. These Suites offer 550 square feet of space with a view of the neighboring Art Deco buildings, a king or two double beds in the Master Bedroom and a sofa bed for additional sleeping accommodation.
The Betsy Superior Suites offer the finest accommodations for the most cultured guests. Superior Suites offer views of our tranquil courtyard pool from behind tropical colonial plantation-style shutters. Exquisite in its attention to detail, the Superior Suite provides 550 square feet of spacious separate living and entertainment areas with the latest technology.
Designed to accommodate guests for short visits or longer stays, The Betsy Superior Suites offer a king bed in the Master Bedroom and a sofa bed in the living area for additional sleeping accommodation.
The Betsy Royal Suites offer the finest accommodations for the most discriminating guests. Contemporary colonial design boasts sweeping views of the Atlantic Ocean and Lummus Park from spacious separate living and entertainment areas and oversized double-sink bathrooms. Royal Suites afford a luxurious 650 square feet of space, sumptuous king bed in the Master Bedroom and a richly-appointed sofa bed in the living area.
DINING AT THE BETSY
As the name "Bistro Laurent Tourondel" suggests , Chef Tourondel presents his adaptation of the American Steakhouse, elevating it with his signature style and all-around finesse. The result is the Modern American Steakhouse. BLT Steak integrates traditional elements of a cozy French Bistro with those of a stylish, urbane boite. In addition to indoor dining the BLT is ready and waiting to serve you in either our Rooftop Retreat, poolside at the Garden Pool, in the outdoor the BLT is ready and waiting to serve you in either our Rooftop Retreat, poolside at the Garden Pool.
Organized by category, and complemented with corresponding savory sauces, the BLT menu guides diners to steakhouse bliss. In addition to the Certified Black Angus or USDA Prime steaks, BLT Steak offers American and Japanese Kobe Beef, lamb, chicken, fish and an extensive Raw Bar. Generous side dishes grace the table in Staub cast iron cocottes and while must-have desserts vary seasonally, one can always count on the perfect finish.
BLT Steak's wine list is designed to complement Tourondel's stunning steak selections as well as his accessible menu. Categorized by both aromatic style and by varietal, the wine list will undoubtedly please wine-savvy connoisseurs and the appreciative amateurs alike. White wines characterized by "Fresh, Crisp, Refreshing," "Floral, Spicy, Aromatic," and "Rich, Savory, Complex," and red wines described as "Soft, Fresh, Smooth," "Spicy, Earthy, Exotic," and "Rich, Bold, Powerful" guide diners to well paired meals. Several varietals receive special attention – Chardonnay and Pinot Noir, Burgundy's native grapes and natural pairings with steak, are divided into Old and New World sections, while Riesling, Merlot and Cabernet Franc also enjoy designated call-outs
BLT Steak brings their interpretation of the Modern American steakhouse and showcases a variety of beef including USDA Prime, Wagyu and Certified Black Angus. Weekly "Blackboard Specials" highlight seasonal flavors and local ingredients.
DINNER AT BLT STEAK
The menu, organized by category and enhanced with corresponding savory sauces, guides diners to culinary bliss. Indulge in the signature Gruyère Cheese Popovers at the start of every meal.
The menu also offers a variety of fresh fish incuding Sautéed Dover Sole with soy caper brown butter and Tuna Tartare with avocado and soy-lime dressing. Generous side dishes grace the table in Staub cast iron cocottes, and freshly prepared desserts vary seasonally to provide the perfect finish.
Dinner is Served 6:00pm to 10:00pm, Sunday through Thursday; Friday and Saturday from 6:00pm to 11:00pm.
DAYTIME DINING AT BLT STEAK
To start any morning off right, BLT Steak at The Betsy boasts an impressive breakfast menu featuring eggs any style, homemade granola, breakfast pastries and Illy coffee. At lunch, a number of substantial salads and creative sandwiches lead the offerings. Highlights, of course, include a Certified Angus Beef burger with hand-cut French fries, while the Lobster Salad "Cobb" Style is a local favorite.
Breakfast is served 8:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. daily; Lunch is served 11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday to Friday.
Available every Saturday from 11:30 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. and Sundays from 11:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., Weekend Brunch at The Betsy offers an eclectic menu featuring Tourondel's version of classic brunch items, as well as signature dishes from BLT Steak's lunch menu. Definite must-haves include: BLT Popover - a take on the classic Eggs Benedict, served with poached eggs, spinach, ham, bacon, Béchamel and Gruyère cheeses. Almond Brioche French Toast with caramelized bananas and old fashioned Buttermilk Pancakes with blueberries and orange blossom water syrup are two signature dishes not to be missed.
Brunch is offered Saturdays from 11:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Sundays from 11:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
WINE AND COCKTAILS
The Lobby Bar is a gorgeous space located in the Salon, up the stairs from Betsy's underground Speakeasy. Managed by culinary partner BLT Steak, the Lobby Bar menu boasts all of the same incredible Food, Wine and Spirits offered in the restaurant.
A fine selection of wines are offered by the bottle or the glass, as well as highly regarded specialty cocktails crafted with fresh local flavors like guava, papaya and cucumber. These creative libations echo Tourondel's ingredient-driven sensibility in the kitchen.
An elegant Steinway grand piano gleams in a nearby corner; frequented by local and international performers year-round. With an extensive calendar of art and events, you never know who may turn up at our Lobby Bar, tickling the ivories!
|Experience the luxurious hotel amenities and service at The Betsy. Our amenities include a tranquil Courtyard Pool, Rooftop Deck with Wellness Garden, Arts, Culture & Philanthropy Programming, attended Beach Services, BLT Steak Restaurant and Lobby Bar, Semi-Private Dining Room, Conference Center, Poetry Library, underground speakeasy B Bar, and Valet Parking.
The Betsy’s beach experience is what every trip to the shore should be and what only an Ocean Drive beachfront boutique hotel can truly provide: an unforgettable experience, beautiful and serene, yet alive with the sights and sounds of fellow travellers enjoying sun and sand. The Betsy is located beachfront on Ocean Drive at 14th Street and offers beach attendant service to provide chairs and umbrellas.
Take refuge from the sun and sand at our serene, secluded courtyard. Relaxing lounge chairs provide a perfect place to read a book, enjoy soothing music or snooze in the shelter of our tranquil Courtyard Pool deck. The attentive staff provides a variety of services throughout the day. When it's hot, you may find homemade lemonade or chilled face towels to keep the heat at bay; when evening breezes cool the air, blankets are ready to keep you warm. Seductive lighting sets the mood for a relaxing nightcap, where you can unwind and discuss the highlight's of BLT Steak's menu or plan for a late evening out on South Beach.
Savor a sunrise at the break of dawn, languish the day away stretched out on a chaise lounge or rest after a busy day by the light of the moon on The Deck. Betsy's Roof Deck has been described as one of the most intimate and unforgettable spots on Miami Beach. The Deck at The Betsy treats guests to unobstructed views of the Atlantic in an expansive rooftop locale. During the day, guests can bask in the sun on one of the ocean-facing chaises or find a cool corner retreat in the shade of retractable sails set horizontally in the sky.
The casually refined atmosphere by day transitions at nightfall into a starlit lounge, accented with diffused lighting and soft music. BLT Steak meals can be enjoyed three stories above Ocean Drive, with a full service bar to quench your thirst. The Deck is also the perfect setting for private events, intimate celebrations, weddings and corporate gatherings.
Located at our rooftop Deck, The Wellness Garden at The Betsy is designed to soothe the senses with Zen-inspired wood, stone, bamboo and natural fibers - all shaded by retractable sails and private cabanas. Unique spa treatments and massage therapies derived from food and plant-based ingredients are offered in The Betsy’s tranquil rooftop oasis or in the privacy of your own guest room.
Betsy offers massage therapies and treatments in partnership with Miami City Massage, utilizing luxurious products designed to relieve tension and quench sun-parched skin, while leaving your inner spirit rejuvenated. All Betsy Wellness Garden spa therapies incorporate paraben-free products derived from natural ingredients, including sugar plums, blueberries and mandarins. Creative signature therapies include a Wood Stone Ritual treatment with chilled stones, an indulgent Coconut Hot Towel facial and a host of massages, body treatments, manicures and pedicures suited for both men and women.
B Bar at The Betsy
B BAR is the hotel’s ‘underground speakeasy’. With a reflective ceiling, state-of-the-art audio-visual, and numerous awards for innovative mixology, B Bar is transformed when groups of 10 to 100 gather. The perfect private event venue, Betsy hosts a variety of Arts & Cultural programming, including live music nights, celebrity DJ’s, and Betsy's Philanthropic community soirees.
When the lights are down low, the light boxes are filled with great art, the built in screens are lit up with images, and a private DJ spins sounds at guest request, guests tell us (over and over again) that the surround sound experience is ‘one of a kind’.
The Betsy Hotel sets the new benchmark for those seeking understated elegance and comfortable luxury in Miami Beach. Travelers may be surprised to find this distinguished landmark hotel on Ocean Drive, with its impressive colonial façade. Called the "New Face of Philanthropy", The Betsy offers year-round programming for Arts, Culture and Community involvement - another thing that continues to surprise travelers to our area. You are invited to stop by anytime, and enjoy being yourself on South Beach.