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Acqualina Resort & Spa on the Beach

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 29 November 2014

Acqualina is a beautiful hotel. It's a bit pretentious on entry (yeah, we get it, some of your customers drive Rolls Royces, thanks for lining the driveway with them, and yeah, we get that you're going for Mediterranean palazzo, but it's a bit fussy) but undeniably attractive. I recognize that it's a matter of taste, but it was a little...

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AcqualinaManagement, Hotel Manager at Acqualina Resort & Spa on the Beach, responded to this review

Dear carrietj I greatly appreciate you taking the time for such thorough review and rest assured your sentiments are not only acknowledged, they are in fact taken very seriously. It is through the eyes of our guests we are able to clearly see the opportunities before us to improve the existing and our services. We have already addressed the jet...

New York
Reviewed 24 November 2014

My family of four (2 children under the age of 6) stayed at the Aqualina in June 2014. We are familiar with the area and have stayed at the Loews on South Beach previously as well as other hotels and rentals in the area. The trip was last minute and we decided to try the Aqualina based on its reputation...

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Dear AdQueen, I cannot begin to thank you enough for writing such a detailed and picturesque account of your stay at Acqualina. It is truly all encompassing and it makes me so incredibly happy that you had such a wonderful and truly exceptional experience. I could hardly describe Acqualina any better than you did in this review and it is...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 19 November 2014

The most luxurious amenities and services. From Giovanna, at the front desk, to Marcus, at the amazing breakfast buffet, to the cabana boys, Jonathan and Daniel the service was amazing. Il Mulina and the Spa are both top notch. I would recommend anyone who can afford to stay at a 5 diamond hotel to try Acqualina. My husband and I...

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AcqualinaManagement, Hotel Manager at Acqualina Resort & Spa on the Beach, responded to this review

Dear Dafina W Thank you very much for your delightful review and the praise for Acqualina, particularly the dream makers highlighted. It will be my distinct pleasure to share it with all and I know it will put a big smile on everyone's face. I am very happy that you enjoyed the luxurious accommodations and all amenities, especially the scrumptious...

Reviewed 10 November 2014

My husband and I stayed at the Acqualina for five days with our toddler son. From the moment we arrived, we were treated to the best hotel experience I've ever had. Everyone was extremely friendly and offered any assistance we might need. At one point, we were lost on the mezzanine level and were assisted by one of the hotel...

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Dear Kate M Thank you very much for your wonderful review and I am elated that you and your family truly relished your experience at Acqualina. It gives me great pleasure to share your sentiments with our dedicated and passionate team of dream makers, particularly Katty who exceeded your expectations on this most recent stay. We have means to reward...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 9 November 2014

One of the nicest Resorts/Hotels that I ever stayed in. Our Oceanfront Suite was terrific, the Cabana was wonderful, the Spa was perfect and the overall Service at the Hotel was exemplary. Our One-Bedroom Suite was enormous with a most beautiful grand Bathroom; a huge kitchen with a large refrigerator and very nice dinette; a spacious living room and a...

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Dear peterr77 Thank you very much for this detailed and wonderful feedback. It was such a great pleasure meeting you upon this most recent stay and I am very pleased to know that you found a new "home away from home" in our most sumptuous and luxurious accommodations. Most importantly, you were able to sample the fare in all of...

Boone, North Carolina
Reviewed 5 November 2014

From the moment you drive through the Mediterranean Tower entrance at The Acqualina, on Sunny Isles Beach, you know you are somewhere special. Stepping onto the artistic stone drive you feel relaxed and welcome by all who greeted us. We felt well taken care and it was almost a spiritual feeling as the doors opened to the lobby and we...

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Dear irish17020 I thank you from the bottom of my heart and on behalf of our entire Acqualina dream maker team for this wonderful account of your most recent experience here at the resort. It was truly a pleasure to host you and contribute to memories that will last a life time. It makes me very happy to know that...

toronto
Reviewed 4 November 2014

We , me , my wife and my son we stay there for almost a week in March . Ocean view , amazing amenities and services , everybody know your name and go the extra mile to make you feel the most important person . It is the way to go if you like to be pamper ! Recommended !...

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Dear gtaontario, It has been such a great pleasure to host you, your wife and your son for a week here at Acqualina and thank you kindly for sharing your experience in this forum. It pleases me greatly to know that our team of dedicated dream makers went above and beyond to ensure your utmost satisfaction. Needless to say, our...

Santiago, Chile
Reviewed 4 November 2014

The only problem about our stay was ... IT WAS TO SHORT!!! A fantastic place, incredible layout and first class service. Incredible staff with super training. I forgot some items in the room and I was called and everything was send home.

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AcqualinaManagement, Hotel Manager at Acqualina Resort & Spa on the Beach, responded to this review

Dear Alex_from_Chile I wholeheartedly agree with your assessment and I hope that you will have more time during your next visit so you may enjoy all the luxurious amenities Acqualina has to offer extensively and we may pamper you and your significant other even longer. Thank you kindly for sharing these sentiments on Tripadvisor, we take indeed great pride in...

Reviewed 25 October 2014

Everything about this hotel is tuned to perfection. Stayed 5 days with my wife this October..fabulous. The spa experience shouldn't be missed.True quality.. The three restaurants are all excellent making leaving the hotel optional. A great way to relax!

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Dear Rodney W I greatly appreciate your wonderful review of Acqualina and read with much delight that your experience was nothing short of exceptional. Thank you kindly for sharing this feedback here on Tripadvisor. It is with great pride and pleasure that I am disseminating your sentiments among our team of dedicated and passionate dream makers as I know it...

Alexandria, Virginia, United States
Reviewed 23 October 2014

I visited the Acqualina with my family in mid-October for a fall respite and found both the resort and the staff to be amazing! The food and service were top-shelf and our room and view were extraordinary. The three pools, incredible beach and calm, emerald Florida water provided plenty to keep us entertained during the day. We were fortunate enough...

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Dear Brendan H I cannot begin to thank you enough for taking so much time out of your day to write this exceptional account of your most recent stay here at Acqualina. It was such a delight to welcome you and your family back to your "home away from home" and reading your sentiments put a big smile on my...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Acqualina Resort & Spa on the Beach is a place where the charm of a Mediterranean villa meets elegance on the beach and a recipient of the coveted Forbes Travel Guide Five Star Award, the AAA Five Diamond Award and the Andrew Harper’s Reader’s Choice Award for Top #1 Top Beach Resort, #1 Top Spa Resort and #1 Top Family Resort. A seaside luxury haven located on 4.5 beachfront acres in pristine Sunny Isles Beach, Acqualina Resort & Spa features 98 impeccably appointed guest rooms and suites and 188 residencies with breathtaking views of Atlantic Ocean. Step into a world of luxury at this Miami Beach Resort with unprecedented accommodations and service, world-class dining destinations, including Piazzetta Marketplace, AQ by Acqualina with menus provided by Il Mulino New York and a separate restaurant by the Il Mulino New York, three oceanfront swimming pools, spacious boardroom, a world class fitness center offering the latest Artis technology and an innovative marine biology-based children’s program. A variety of lavish interior and exterior venues provide an ideal background for opulent weddings and memorable events on the lush property grounds boasting 400 feet of stunning Atlantic coastline. Acqualina Spa by ESPA, the first ESPA-branded spa in the United States, provides guests with an exquisite 20,000-square-foot, two-story tranquil sanctuary of excellence and relaxation set in a class of its own offering 11 multi-functional treatment rooms and an extravagant private spa suite for two, along with the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful outdoor terrace complete with a spa pool, heated jet pool, and Roman waterfall – all set against the gorgeous backdrop of the Atlantic Ocean. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Acqualina Resort & Spa on the Beach

Address: 17875 Collins Avenue, Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160-2718
Region: United States > Florida > Sunny Isles Beach
Price Range: $503 - $1,746 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Acqualina Resort & Spa on the Beach 5*
Number of rooms: 98
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“Room 2008 was great”
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“Ask for oceanside, Speak with concierge about dining as soon as you There is a Publix grocery store a half mile away”
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“The rooms are amazing!! We had a Deluxe One bedroom oceanfront suite. Which was plenty of room for my 'little' family.”
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