MIAMI BEACH, Fla. and MCLEAN, Va.—Hilton Cabana Miami Beach will debut in Miami Beach in summer 2014. This contemporary, full-service hotel will feature 231 guestrooms and is set within the quickly emerging sub-market known as Millionaire’s Row that is filled with restaurants, nightlife, entertainment. and shopping. This brand new oceanfront hotel is located only minutes from South Beach, Bal Harbour, Lincoln Road, Ocean Drive, Aventura Mall, the Design District, and South Florida’s best attractions, while just 13 miles north of Miami International Airport and 19 miles south of Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport. The Port of Miami and the Miami Convention Center are also nearby.
“Hilton Cabana Miami Beach is enviably located in a prime destination for guests looking to access the best Miami Beach has to offer,” said Rob Palleschi, global head, Hilton Hotels & Resorts. “From fresh design and exciting on-property dining options, Hilton Cabana Miami Beach is destined to be a top choice for travelers visiting South Florida. We are thrilled to welcome this new build to our portfolio of more than 550 hotels worldwide.”
Sitting on the property that formerly housed the Allison Hotel, Hilton Cabana Miami Beach consists of a 10-story main building and a six-story cabana-style building, both offering views of the Atlantic Ocean and Miami Beach. Offering 231 guestrooms, including 12 suites, with décor reminiscent of the golden age of 1950s Miami Beach, all accommodations are non-smoking and oversized. In-room amenities include a 42-inch flat-screen TV, an in-room safe, a large work desk with ergonomic chair, and a mini bar. In-room WiFi is complimentary as part of the resort fee.
Guestrooms have oversized windows that open, and some include balconies with views of the Atlantic Ocean, Biscayne Bay, or pool. The hotel has 12 suites with different configurations, including junior suites, one bedroom suites. and two signature suites—The Allison Suite and The Collins Suite. The hotel’s guest bathrooms are spacious and have backlit vanities and walk-in shower, with modern design and upscale bath amenities.
The hotel features cabana-style buildings and 119 feet of beachfront property. The hotel’s beach is semi-private and without public access. The hotel offers beachside activities plus private cabana rentals as well as seating arrangements including beach lounge chairs and private beach sofas and umbrellas.
For guests who prefer sitting by the pool, the hotel has two outdoor swimming pools. The Ocean Pool is located off the lobby level and features 75 pool lounge chairs and eight pool cabanas with private service. The Ocean Pool deck also includes a large lawn complete with outdoor activities and additional lounge areas plus an oversized Jacuzzi spa. This area offers direct access to Miami Beach. The Cabana Pool is located on the third floor, above the lobby level. With unobstructed views of the Atlantic Ocean and Miami Beach, this pool features pool lounge chairs and eight cabanas with private cabana service. Private massage services are available on the Cabana Pool deck. Each pool offers a unique dining menu and beverage service.
The hotel’s signature restaurant is L’echon Brasserie, the newest outpost from The Pubbelly Group, the restaurant team behind popular South Beach restaurants Pubbelly, Pubbelly Sushi, Pubbelly Steak, and Barceloneta. Focusing on traditional French cuisine with the signature gastronomic Pubbelly style, the restaurant will be open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The menu will incorporate global ingredients and cooking techniques with a menu centered around small plates meant to be shared. L’echon Brasserie is also pleased to provide Hilton Cabana Miami Beach with an upscale room service menu.
Suitable for hosting events for up to 120 people, Hilton Cabana Miami Beach offers three spaces for special events, including space within the outdoor pools, a 2,000-square-foot outdoor courtyard area, and the ability to book private functions at L’echon Brasserie. Both outdoor pools are capable of hosting private parties, upon request. With its ample oceanfront accommodations, the hotel is also the ideal venue for group room blocks for up to 75 people. Additional onsite amenities include a connectivity center featuring WiFi access. For guests who wish to keep up with their workout program, Hilton Cabana Miami Beach offers a 24-hour fitness facility equipped with state-of-the-art cardiovascular and strength-training equipment. In addition, there is a full-service concierge desk within the hotel lobby.
“The opening of this hotel gives loyal Hilton guests the perfect retreat in the heart of South Florida. Hilton Cabana Miami Beach is located in a stretch of Miami Beach where there are few hotel choices with a renowned brand name such as Hilton,” said Gilberto Garcia-Tunon, general manager, Hilton Cabana Miami Beach. “With our private beach access, upscale amenities, and sizable accommodations, our hotel aims to be the long-term smart choice for travelers. We are excited to present one of the premier lodging options for corporate travelers looking for business-friendly amenities as well as families and leisure travelers looking for a little extra space in the heart of South Florida.”