Featured as one of Forbes Magazine’s “top 10 most anticipated openings of 2012”, The James Royal Palm is an inspiring oceanfront beach retreat on everyone’s it list.

Situated in the heart of South Beach, the hotel is immersed in a vibrant scene of all that’s new. Night or day, a distinct energy is in the air; sparked by travelers, trendsetters, and creative personalities at the forefront of defining what’s next.

The hotel will serve as a modern tribute to the Royal Palm Hotel’s rich history, keeping intact many signature elements of the original architect’s design. The compass rose on the terrazzo lobby floor, artistically-inspired, green glass front desk and porthole windows in the lobby lounge will be preserved and restored.

While you’re with us, our team will point you in the direction of the latest cultural happenings around town. Just outside the hotel, you’ll find yourself immersed in luxury retail, endless entertainment and a host of opportunities. Just a few footsteps from the famed Ocean Drive and Lincoln Road, the destination is an unmatched shopping experience.

The hotel will feature two swimming pools, two dining options, poolside bar, lobby lounge, full-service spa, Lil’ James offerings for children, retail shop and a gym. Whether you’re here for business or a little R&R, The James Royal Palm is a landmark destination not to be missed.

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We have carefully crafted The James Royal Palm experience to provide our guests with the service they need and the luxury they desire. Our luxury lives in our rich cotton robes and towels, organic bath products, and public spaces crafted from reclaimed wood and other products that protect our planet’s precious resources. It’s a concept designed for our modern guest. This is luxury, liberated from tradition.

The James Royal Palm will offer personalized comfort, generous complimentary amenities and first-class service to create an environment that is ideal for both business and leisure travelers including:

Renew: The Spa: Full service spa with salt-infused treatments
Two swimming pools, plunge pool and cabanas
Lil’ James offerings for children
Give: The Shop: featuring carefully-curated gift items

Meetings and Events

The James Royal Palm will feature 10,000 square feet of flexible, indoor and outdoor meeting space, including a 2,590 square foot main Great Room. Our modern spaces combine naturally lit, open design, with state-of-the-art technology, complimentary WiFi and business networking lounge, and restaurant style dining with custom created menus available through our chef driven, signature restaurant. Meeting and event spaces include:

The Den East – 255 Sq. ft.
The Den West – 450 sq. ft.
The Den East/West – 705 sq. ft.
The Boardroom – 405 Sq. ft.
The Studio – 1,000 sq. ft.
The Great Room – 2884 sq. ft.
The Deck – 2,044 sq. ft.


Gaze out your window and see a cityscape that’s at the intersection of art, fashion, food and more. We offer a variety of warmly modern, residentially styled accommodations including balcony guestrooms with extraordinary views of a pulsating city and inspiring Atlantic Ocean. Rooms are thoughtfully appointed with a new modern layout and custom designed furniture, fusing Miami’s iconic architectural look with contemporary touches throughout. Strategically-placed and intelligently-designed features such as mounted mirror walls create an in-room, ocean view vantage point, while patterned, custom, wooden headboards extend the length of the walls to create a dining and work niche. With upscale natural amenities, the bright and airy guestrooms feature a color palette reflective of our oceanfront location with interplaying shades of pale greens and creamy whites and serve as a retreat overlooking South Beach. Amenities include:

Complimentary triple-distilled water
24-hour in-room dining
Nightly turndown service
Custom robes and slippers
Complimentary wi-fi
24-hour concierge access

Gastronomy & Bar

For a savory dining experience, The James Royal Palm offers a selection of restaurants and bars including a poolside bar, lobby lounge and coffee bar.

Florida Cookery

The James Royal Palm’s signature restaurant, Florida Cookery, will feature hyper-regional Florida Fare, led by local Miami Chef Kris Wessel. Offering an approachable, artistically-inspired environment that will perfectly juxtapose with The James experience, specifically he menu will reflect the authenticity of Florida style of cooking: local, fresh, and unpretentious.

South Shore

A soothing atmosphere where guests and locals alike can be found mixing it up and enjoying a collection of cocktails and wine.


CATCH, a globally influenced seafood restaurant helmed by Top Chef winner, Executive Chef Hung Huynh, brought to you by New York City-based hospitality leaders, EMM Group, fosters a relaxed, social approach to dining where food hits the table in a steady stream of shareable cuisine. This signature style will stay true in South Beach, as residents and visitors will enjoy all the essentials from the original menu within a bi-level space that blends Miami’s classic Art Deco look with a New York City design sensibility.

SL Miami

SL Miami will be the highly anticipated second outpost of EMM Group’s flagship Meatpacking District club. Located adjacent to CATCH, SL Miami will be a 2,160 square foot venue that fuses modern nightlife elements from the NYC original, with inspired décor to match Miami’s unique design sensibility. SL will play host to world-renowned DJ’s and be outfitted with state of the art digital sound equipment and cutting edge special lighting effects to create a truly audio-visual experience for Miami’s nightlife revelers.

In-Room Dining

A sumptuous, in-room dining menu will be available through Florida Cookery 24-hours to all our guests.


The James Royal Palm

1545 Collins Avenue
Miami Beach , FL 33139,United States

Reservations: 866 821 5700
Tel: 786 276 0100
Fax: 786 276 0178


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