Set on the eastern shore of a uniquely tropical island destination that has captured visitors’ imaginations for decades, The Ritz-Carlton, Key Biscayne offers guests a tranquil haven surrounded by golden sands, gentle waters and towering palms. With a décor inspired by West Indies Colonial design, the 12-acre oceanfront resort captures the beauty of its waterfront setting with floor-to-ceiling lobby windows that offer the first dramatic glimpse of palm gardens and the Atlantic Ocean.The hotel is just five miles from downtown Miami and 20 minutes from Miami International Airport.
450 guest rooms including 37 suites, 64 Ritz-Carlton Club level rooms and suites, each overlook either the water or gardens. All guestrooms and suites welcome guests with feather beds and down comforters, Frette linens and comfortable, Caribbean-inspired furnishings.Other guestroom amenities include IPOD docking stations, sumptuous marble baths, fully stocked mini bar, plush terry or lightweight bathrobe, generously sized terry bath towels, multiline telephones with hold button, generously sized desk, lighted makeup mirror, hair dryer, scale, in-room laptop-compatible safe, computer and fax hookups.
Dining facilities include Lightkeepers. Offering modern-coastal fare with a distinctly local undercurrent, Lightkeepers is an oceanfront restaurant and bar that brings Key Biscayne island history to life; Cantina Beach, ocean front Mexican cuisine; Dune, Ocean Front Burger Lounge; and Rumbar, a Cuban inspired rum lounge with leather sofas, wooden shutters, leather-trumped coffee tables and cases of leather bound books.
The 20,000 square-foot Spa at The Ritz-Carlton, Key Biscayne overlooks the Atlantic Ocean and has 21 treatment rooms, including five facial rooms and one Couples Suite.The Tennis Garden is the largest tennis complex of any Ritz-Carlton hotel in the world with one hard court and ten soft-clay Hydrocourts, including an exhibition stadium facility for a total of 11 courts. Featuring infinity-edges, a walk-in design and an invigorating water cascade, The Ritz-Carlton, Key Biscayne pools are designed for guest’s complete relaxation. Crandon Golf Course, just five minutes from the hotel, is ranked among the top 10 municipal golf courses in the state of Florida.