Now here’s a winter escape deal for any Angeleno heading to Florida to catch a cruise ship out of Miami, or simply looking for balmier weather and warmer seas. While we don’t like to admit it, Florida really is warmer than Los Angeles in the winter, where warm ocean temperatures are more inviting.
So whether you need a pre or post-cruise hotel or just want to escape tot he tropics, check out this Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants’ deal at three Florida hotels, where for just a buck, above the best available rate, guests can enjoy extra-warm tidings with specialty drinks at the new Surfcomber Miami, South Beach; the waterfront EPIC Hotel in downtown Miami; or Vero Beach Hotel & Spa, through March 31, 2012.
Here’s the skinny: book the “Toast the Season for Just $1 More” package at any Florida Kimpton property and receive:
- Deluxe room accommodations
- Two hand-crafted cocktails nightly from the hotel’s restaurant
- Insider tips from retail therapists
- 20 percent off all in-room spa treatments (at EPIC and Surfcomber)
The package is based on availability and some blackout dates may apply. To book the package, visit the preferred hotel and enter the rat code: CHEERS.
Surfcomber Miami, South Beach – Rates starting at $299 per night.
This chic South Beach property recently completed a top-to-bottom renovation The newest member in the Kimpton chain, located in the historic Art Deco District, the hotel sits along 200 feet of Atlantic Oceanfront in the heart of this vibrant South Beach area.
This holiday season, guests can enjoy a holiday-inspired nightly hosted wine hour featuring spiked hot toddies and holiday cookies. Ideally located only 15 minutes from Miami International Airport, Surfcomber combines the sun, surf and sand with its direct beach access, pool bar and grill, and close proximity to South Beach nightlife. For more information and online bookings, visit www.surfcomber.com. To stay up-to-date on the latest news and travel deals, become a fan of the Surfcomber Facebook page by visiting www.facebook.com/surfcomberhotel.
Vero Beach Hotel & Spa– Starting rates vary from $199 – $419 per night.
This intimate beachfront hotel offers reathtaking ocean views near a lovely seaside village. Right now it’s a holiday light spectacular with over 5,000 lights illuminated the property. The exterior of the property features 47 LED-lit palm trees, four three-foot LED pre-lit wreaths and 40-foot LED snow flake lights. Get into the Holiday spirit inside the hotel and enjoy two nine-foot Leyland cypress trees and an array of handmade wreaths and ornaments.
This 113-room and suites, AAA four-diamond hotel sports a West-Indies-style décor along with a new Spa, big pool area and lots of activities. For more information and online bookings, visit www.verobeachhotelandspa.com. To stay up-to-date on the latest news and travel deals, become a fan of the Vero Beach Hotel & Spa Facebook page by visiting www.facebook.com/VeroBeachHotelandSpa.
At EPIC Hotel, Miami – rates start at $429 per night.
This waterfront property is just a short cab ride to the Port of Miami making it ideal for post or pre-cruise stays. There’s a great rooftop restaurant and inviting pool deck with awesome views. The service is top notch and the location at the edge of Miami River and Biscayne Bay is perfect for strolling around.
The winter season is aglow with holiday-inspired hosted nightly wine hour featuring spiked hot toddies and holiday cookies. EPIC provides a distinctive lifestyle experience from its personalized service and attention, style and design, to its top-rated pool deck, restaurants, Exhale spa and the newly opened Kyma lounge. EPIC is located just a short distance from area beaches, local shopping districts and a thriving arts and culture scene, with many museums, restaurants, shops and theaters within walking distance.
For more information and online bookings, visit www.epichotel.com. To stay up-to-date on the latest news and travel deals, become a fan of the EPIC Facebook page by visiting www.facebook.com/EPICHotel.
ABOUT KIMPTON HOTELS & RESTAURANT
San Francisco-based Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants, a collection of boutique hotels and chef-driven restaurants in the US, is an acknowledged industry pioneer and was the first to bring the boutique hotel concept to America. Celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2011, Bill Kimpton founded the company in 1981 and today it is well-known for making travelers feel welcomed and comfortable while away from home through intuitive and unscripted customer care, stylish ambience and having a certain playfulness in its approach to programs and amenities. Adjacent to the hotels are locally-loved, top-rated, destination Kimpton restaurants. Kimpton leads the hospitality industry in ecological practices through its innovative EarthCare program that spans all hotels and restaurants. Market Metrix, a recognized authority and leader in feedback solutions, consistently ranks Kimpton above other hotel companies in luxury and upper upscale segments for customer satisfaction. Privately held Kimpton operates 51 hotels and 56 restaurants in 23 cities. For more information visit www.KimptonHotels.com or call 1-800-KIMPTON.