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Stay Eco: Miami

by Organic Spa Magazine

Entryway in the Ivy Boutique Hotel 

Historic Art Deco design meets modern, city flair in these beautiful eco-friendly Miami hotels. Sunbathe poolside under a palm tree, cruise the beach on a bicycle, relax at the spa. These eco-hotels embody the natural beauty of the ocean and sands of Miami.

Epic Hotel - A Kimpton Hotel

Immerse yourself with breathtaking water and city views in the 411 four-star guest rooms on property, each with a private balcony, in-room yoga mat, and luxurious frette linens. Dive into two rooftop pools with pool service, private cabanas, and the hotel’s own private marina. Exhale spa offers the fitness focused Barre, Cardio, Yoga and more, along with relaxing massage, reiki, or body scrubs to follow. epichotel.com

1 Hotel South Beach

Featuring the highest-grade water filters in all taps, eco-friendly Inpura Dry Cleaning Machine, organic cotton sheets and hemp-blend Keetsa mattresses, with room walls adorned with salvaged driftwood for an earthy feel. Dine at five-time James Beard Award Winner Tom Colicchio’s new restaurant, Beachcraft, which serves up locally caught fish and a fully stocked raw bar. Enjoy activities such as paddle-board yoga, kayaking through Oleta River State Park, and access to the hotel’s Citi Bikes to glide through the city’s Art Deco district. 1hotels.com/south-beach

Angeler's Hotel Miami - A Kimpton Hotel

Angeler’s Hotel features 45 rooms across four buildings with bamboo wood flooring and white marble-tiled bathrooms. Green in-room spa services are available along with in-room yoga mats and beach cruiser bikes. Head to the spa for Kerstin Florian Organic Massage Treatments with 100 percent organic sunflower oil blended with natural essential oils and body treatments. anglershotelmiami.com

Miami Beach Edition

Overlooking 70,000 square feet of beachfront, the LEED certified Miami Beach Edition features spacious rooms and bungalows with light-oak paneled walls, porcelain-slab floor tiles, custom upholstered teak lounge chairs and glazed ceramic side tables. Enjoy modern Latin cuisine at Matador Room with Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten’s seasonal, locally sourced menu. The Spa features a custom Hammam room, a detox room with a steam shower, and a central relaxation area surrounded by vintage Moroccan rugs and custom-designed daybeds. editionhotels.com/miami-beach

Hampton Inn & Suites, Miami Brickell Downtown, by Hilton Miami 

LEED Silver Certified, rooms are thoughtfully designed with low-flow faucets, EnergyStar rated appliances, thermostat-based occupancy sensors, and one-side tinted windows to stay cool in Miami’s sun. Enjoy the rooftop pool and whirlpool, contemporary art collection, and the hotel’s 24-hour complimentary vehicle charging stations. To conserve water, the hotel houses a 35,000+ gallon cistern to harvest rain water for washing exterior surfaces. hamptoninnmiamibrickell.com

Metropolitan by Como

Visit The Metropolitan’s wellness spa, COMO Shambhala Urban Escape, with four treatment rooms, steam room, rooftop hydrotherapy pool, and a yoga terrace! Enjoy classic Floridian Seafood at Traymore restaurant with locally sourced ingredients and organic COMO Shambhala cuisine. comohotels.com/metropolitanmiamibeach

The Palms Hotel & Spa

Committed to preserving the environment, the hotel has created its own “Inspired by Nature Program,” and offers in-room recycling bins, furnishings comprised of recycled content, and EnergyStar rated appliances. Dine at Essensia Restaurant & Lounge for natural gourmet cuisine following a farm-to-table philosophy with ingredients from local farmers and an on-site Chef’s Organic garden. Fun fact: Essensia’s water glasses are made from repurposed bottles by The Green Glass Co. thepalmshotel.com

W Miami

Eco-friendly practices include green housekeeping with non-toxic and hypoallergenic, low flow water fixtures, a comprehensive recycling program, and use of sustainable cleaning products. Soak up the sun in the two-acre pool terrace, Florida’s longest infinity pool, and two oversized, heated spa whirl pools. In-room spa treatments are available along with the 28,000-square-foot full-service spa with ten spa treatment rooms, redwood saunas, and eucalyptus steam rooms. wmiamihotel.com

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