Say the words “Miami Beach” and images of sparkling white sands, crystal blue waters, neon lights, and fast cars usually come to mind. A legendary destination, Miami Beach is incomparable.
To visit is to explore a variety of experiences that go beyond the beach to encompass world-class museums, five-star dining with renowned chefs, distinct architecture, and stores that will make you shop ‘til you drop.
Located in the heart of all of this is Leslie Hotel. The perfect destination for your vacation to Miami Beach – minutes from the sand and nestled on the famous Ocean Drive. From the hotel, you are just minutes to exploring the wonders of Miami Beach and all that it has to offer. Below, our Miami Beach highlights you must explore.
Miami Beach is famous for miles of pristine white sand, beautiful blue sky, and crystal clear waters. It truly is that beautiful. Just across the street from the hotel, head to the beach for a day of fun in the sun (don’t forget sunscreen) or take a romantic walk at sunset. Whatever you choose, it will be a scene to remember.
Miami Beach has a reputation as an art destination as a result of Art Basel, the massive art convention that happens every December, but did you know that it also has great art museums? A few blocks west, check out the Art Deco Wolfsonian Museum for the latest exhibits on art and design or the Bass Museum for outdoor sculptures from world-famous artists and immersive site-specific exhibits from emerging talents.
Some of the world’s best shopping is on Miami Beach, starting with Lincoln Road. The outdoor promenade has a mix of luxury and contemporary stores that will appeal to everyone. Shop for a bit and stop at one of the restaurants for lunch or visit local ice cream shop The Frieze for some rose sorbet.
Miami Beach features a wealth of internationally acclaimed restaurants helmed by renowned chefs from all over the globe. Around the hotel, there is something for every taste and palette from the local sandwich shop to five-star dining establishments. If you’re planning a night out, we recommend reservations – our concierge will gladly help you.
Miami Beach is full of cultural attractions, including Espanola Way, the New World Symphony and numerous other venues for live music and entertainment. To catch a live concert, head to The Fillmore Miami Beach, a historic theater that hosts acts such as Sting, Enrique Iglesias, and the Russian Ballet. For last minute tickets, check in with our concierge.