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Acqualina Resort & Spa on the Beach

5.0 of 5 Resort   |   17875 Collins Ave., Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160
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New York City, New York
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The facilities are awesome. They have 3 pools which one of the is just for grown ups, an amazing Spa, kids club, beach services, valet park, and believe everything works perfectly. The room is really good, not big not small, let's say with a good space, the Hotel has 2 restaurants one of them the food is average and the... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My family stayed at the resort for the first time however it will not be our last! The service was incredible. After driving from Atlanta to Miami and reaching the resort well after midnight, we were made to feel welcomed and immediately comfortable. The attendant at the front desk asked about our reasons for staying and I in turned explained... More

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

Dear Juanita H It was such a great pleasure to host you and your family here at Acqualina and it pleases me greatly that your experience was nothing short of exceptional. I am also very happy to know that you enjoyed Marisol's little "treat" and please consider it as yet another expression of our sincerity and appreciation for your patronage.... More

Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have stayed in many upscale hotels, but what sets this hotel apart is the service. My friend and I decided to experience the spa during "spa month" as well as stay overnight. As soon as we arrived, we were greeted by a caring staff with genuine smiles. The hotel is gorgeous and the spa incredible. My masseuse was excellent... More

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

Dear Barbara H It was a true delight and privilege having been able to host you and your travel companion on this most recent visit to South Florida. Thank you kindly for the wonderful sentiments relayed and it could not better encompass all that we are working very diligently to achieve at Acqualina every day. I am elated to know... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Acqualina is a very good 5 star hotel, I wouldn’t say the best I have ever stayed in but it certainly isn’t the worst either and it is, in my opinion, deserving of its status as the number 1 hotel in Sunny Isles. The rooms are the best part of the hotel, we had a suite and a deluxe room... More

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

Dear iipboss Thank you very much for the detailed account of your experience and your assessment that we are indeed worthy of our Forbes Five Star rating. We are very proud of this achievement however even more so pleased that your stay at Acqualina was most memorable, relaxing and rejuvenating. Rest assured your feedback will be shared with our team... More

Atlanta
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I spent three nights here in mid May celebrating a romantic anniversary. I have stayed at a lot of nice places with the high end brands but this was the nicest and the service was amazing. The hotel is located just north of Miami beach. It also has much of it that is a condo owned so... More

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

Dear Mkdye, I greatly appreciate you taking the time and writing on Tripadvisor about your wonderful stay at Acqualina. It was such a great pleasure to host you and your wife for this special occasion and once again, congratulations to your anniversary. Thank you very much for highlighting our exquisite accommodations, the large pool & beach area and the unparalleled... More

Brooklyn, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Can't wait for Wednesday !!! My family is returning to aqualina for the 4th time!!! We haven't benn back since last August, but we have been trying to get back there since. From the moment you check you are treated better than you could imagine. We just love the ladies at the front desk, the pool staff is fabulous and... More

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

Dear Paul C Thank you very much for the lovely sentiments shared in this forum. It makes me very proud and happy that you feel so strongly about Acqualina and the wonderful service received in our five star five diamond Leading Hotel of the World. We are equally excited to host you and your family and sincerely appreciate your loyalty... More

New Orleans, Louisiana
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my 4th time at this property and I have sent several persons or brought them here for some special occasion. I have never been disappointed with the experience. And they still rave about their experience. If I send someone here it has always been said to me that this was the best vacation experience of their lives. Elegance... More

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

Dear verouselnica Thank you from the bottom of my heart for this absolutely exceptional account of your experience at Acqualina and your all encompassing sentiments could not have better described our Acqualina culture. It brings us all great pleasure and joy to serve you and contribute to memories that last a lifetime. Acqualina is your "home away from home" and... More

Brooklyn, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well, in 6 days my husband and I will be going back to acqualina for our vacation. This will be our third time there and it has become our yearly go to spot. This resort is hands down the best. We have been to many places and I must say acqualina wins in all categories (rooms, service, cleanliness and extreme... More

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

Dear icecreammama42, thank you very much for this glowing review and the Acqualina family is already looking forward to have you back with us. It is so wonderful to read your sentiments and it is an honor and a privilege being able to serve you at the highest level. Rachele is also looking very much forward to your return and... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

We had stayed in this hotel other times before. The staff is extremely friendly and nice, specially the lady at the concierge. We stayed at a suite. The rooms are very clean and beautifully decorated with spacious bathrooms, they look new. The beach is nice and you have tables set to have lunch just outside the pool area next to... More

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

Dear Silvina C Thank you very much for taking time to share ample praise of Acqualina and it was indeed a great pleasure to meet you and your husband upon departure. However at the same token, please once again accept my sincere apologies for the events transpired and outlined in the remainder of your review. What occurred is most certainly... More

Miami, Florida
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We chose the Acqualina for a weekend in early June stay to celebrate our daughters end of 4th grade with Honors. Upon check-in we learned we had been upgraded to an ocean front one bedroom suite. WAO! Beautifully appointed furniture all around, huge oceanfront balcony, spacious bathroom and room, even a private daybed area which my daughter used as her... More

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

Dear SConcepcion, Thank you very much for detailing your most recent experience in this outstanding review of the Acqualina Resort & Spa on the Beach. It was a great pleasure to host you for this very special celebration and it fills me with great pride to read that your stay at our lovely resort was nothing short of exceptional. I... More

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Address: 17875 Collins Ave., Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160
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Location: United States > Florida > Sunny Isles Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Acqualina Resort & Spa on the Beach 5*
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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 2013 Forbes Travel Guide Five Star Award, 2013 AAA Five Diamond Award for four consecutive years and 2012 Andrew Harper's Reader's Choice Award for Top 20 Beach and Family Resorts. 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 with unprecedented accommodations and service, world-class dining destinations, including Piazzetta Marketplace and Restaurant and Il Mulino New York, three oceanfront swimming pools, spacious boardrooms, 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 eleven multi-functional treatment rooms, four spa 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 
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