South Beach Group Announces Brand New Over-The-Top Vacation Packages At The Popular Catalina Hotel, The Hotel Croydon, And Tradewinds
South Beach Is A Great Getaway Choice For Fall-Winter 2015
As we all mourn the end of summer, most people mistakenly wait until temperatures drop and they are up to their eyeballs in wet, soggy snow before arranging their winter travel. Several hotels, including the South Beach properties owned and operated by the South Beach Group, are already launching fall-winter 2015 vacation packages with awesome extras making Miami Beach the hot spot to jet off to. As if you needed me to tell you that. With appealing deals for couples, singles and families; it’s worth it to jump on these packages in advance.
“There is something for everyone on Miami Beach from great shopping, food and cultural events to watersports and sight-seeing. Deals this good are hard to come by,” explains Alan Lieberman, owner of South Beach Group.
The Hotel Croydon Miami Beach, a fully-renovated, 1937, 7-story art deco boutique hotel located steps away from the ocean. With high style and edgy design elements, Hotel Croydon dazzles with 100 guest rooms including a sprawling Penthouse with ocean views, meeting room and banquet space, a gym, an outdoor pool, a spa, an on-site restaurant and bar, and a rooftop sun deck with 360 degree views of the ocean and Miami.
For couples in the mood for pleasure and adventure the “Romantic Escape Package” at Hotel Croydon is a great choice. The package includes in-room candy, flowers and wine, couple’s massages (indoor or outdoor), sunset dinner for two on a gorgeous rooftop terrace with panoramic views of Miami Beach, paddle boarding, beach chairs, poolside cabana and complimentary nightly happy hour from 7-8pm. Three night package rate is $995 for 2 adults, except 12/1-12/5, 12/25-1/2. hotelcroydonmiamibeach.com
The Catalina Hotel + Beach Club is high energy and big action! Located right on center-of-the-South-Beach-universe Collins Avenue it’s a block from the beach and a fast walk from all the major happenings on South Beach. The property’s 190 rooms are all equipped with comfortable Tempur-Pedic Swedish mattresses, Masconi linens and goose-down comforters and pillows with new ultra-luxurious bathrooms with oversized bath towels and pique bathrobes. Having stayed at The Catalina myself several years ago, I can attest to everything: the beds were fabulously comforting, you will actually want to live in those robes, and the Beach Club is a little slice of Heaven.
For single ladies seeking a weekend of partying in paradise, there’s the “South Beach Party Package” at The Catalina Hotel & Beach Club. The package includes 2 complimentary “Hangover Breakfast with Bloody Mary and Mimosa,” complimentary cocktails from 7-8pm nightly, a Vodka & Sushi Sampler at Fung Ku’s VIP table to get taste buds popping, and goodie bags filled with Neutrogena Sunblock, Cover Girl Waterproof Mascara, Rimmel London Waterproof Eyeliner and Essie Nail Polish, plus complimentary beach chairs (2 per room). Three night package rate is $1099 for 2 adults per room, additional guests $250 per night, 4 people per room maximum, except 12/1-12/5, 12/25-1/2. catalinahotel.com
The Tradewinds Residential Apartments & Hotel is a place to call home for jetsetters and snowbirds looking for a more private, charming, residential feel. With lush greenery, one can hear the rustling of the palms in the breeze. With 160 luxurious one and two-bedroom apartment suites, a pool and a convenient location; Tradewinds is just a quick walk to the always-hopping Miami Beach Convention Center and Miami Beach Golf Club.
Families will love the “FamilyFest Package” at Tradewinds. Each apartment style room comes with stainless steel kitchen appliances; cooking and dining ware and a living area with flat screen TV. Families booking for 7 days or more get tickets to Jungle Island, Miami Children’s Museum and a $200 Publix Supermarket card to fill the fridge with. Mom also gets to enjoy a little break with complimentary Saturday Morning Yoga at sister property Hotel Croydon. Package based on 2 adults/2 kids $1395 November-December; $1795 January-February (except December 1-5 Art Basel Miami Beach Weekend; Decmber 25-January 2, 2016, High Season/Holiday rates apply) tradewindsapartmenthotel.com.