5 Elite Places to Visit in Florida

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Florida - Elite - Luxury - Vacation - Stay

From the Panhandle to the Keys, the State of Florida is one of the most preferred destinations for vacation. Maybe you’ve traveled here for the white sand beaches and emerald-green waters, or you’ve come to enjoy one of the state’s many amazing amusement parks such as Disney World or Universal Orlando. But chances are you’re also looking to stay in luxury comfort while you’re here. So, let’s unpack 5 Elite Places to Visit in Florida. 

#1 Sunset Key Cottages 

Located on 245 Front St in Key West, Florida, Sunset Key Cottages is a private island resort minutes from Key West. The resort boasts 40 guest cottages, an award-winning restaurant, and a luxury spa. 

This resort epitomizes the relaxed luxury of Key West island living. For many, it’s considered the most luxurious resort in the State of Florida. Rooms here start at $699 a night. 

#2 Eau Palm Beach 

Located on S Ocean Blvd. Eau Palm Beach is one of two Forbes Five-Star resorts in Palm Beach and ranks eighth in Florida. Guest rooms in the elite resort hotel feature private balconies with ocean and garden views. 

Suites have a separate bedroom, living room, and two bedrooms. Club-level rooms come with a personal concierge, for meal periods in the resort’s Eric Villency-designed Club Lounge. The level also features unlimited featured beer and wine selections and daily pressing service. Prices start at $711 a night. 

#3 The Pearl Hotel 

Located on 63 Main St in Rosemary Beach, Florida, The Pearl Hotel starts you off with a cocktail greeting at check-in. And, as the hotel’s website says, “from a complimentary valet to the hand-delivered, freshly baked treat at bedtime, each moment is thoughtfully curated to feel like it was crafted especially for you.” 

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The hotel boasts a five-star restaurant with stunning sea views and delicious entrées. From golfing at a Greg Norman–designed course to rooftop cocktails at the Havana Beach Bar & Grill, you won’t want to miss a thing about this pearl of the Florida, Panhandle. Rooms start at $767 a night. 

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#4 Boca Raton Resort & Club 

Located on Ocean Blvd, in Boca Raton, Florida, Boca Raton Resort & Club is a Waldorf Astoria that blows you away the moment you pull up. The luxurious spot is surrounded by history and stunning architecture.  

Baca Raton features four waterfront pools, superb golf and tennis amenities, as well as a massive private beach. Add to all of this a remarkable array of wellness services and, you may never want to leave. Boca Raton Resort & Club also offers private bungalows and a yacht club, and room prices start at $550 a night. 

#5 Little Palm Island Resort & Spa 

Little Palm Island Resort & Spa is located on Overseas Hwy in Little Torch Key, Florida, and 30 minutes from Key West. It’s an adults-only resort that has recently undergone some major renovations. The spot features secluded bungalows that are almost as beautiful as the island itself.  

Little Palm features elite world-class cuisine, a relaxing spa, and ample opportunities to sail on the Atlantic. This resort encourages you to disconnect from everyday life with no televisions or phones in public areas or guest rooms.  

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