We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Nice hotel!” 4 of 5 stars
Review of JW Marriott Marquis Miami

Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 7 more sites!
Save
You added JW Marriott Marquis Miami to your Saves list
JW Marriott Marquis Miami
5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   255 Biscayne Boulevard Way, Miami, FL 33131 (Downtown)   |  
Hotel website
  |  
Hotel deals
  |  
Hotel packages
  |  
Hotel amenities
Special Offer
$25 Daily Credit
Ranked #2 of 129 Hotels in Miami
Aventura, Florida
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
7 hotel reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
“Nice hotel!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Nice,clean hotel. We were there on a Sunday and Monday hotel was very quiet. Most of their boutique were close, too bad because they seem very nice...area is very quiet nothing happening at night. If you go for business it's a great location as you will be close from all important banks and finacial business. Rooms are nice and spacious, view of my room was amazing...we even got a really nice amenity welcoming us to their hotel...nice touch!

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 3
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

902 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    681
    161
    35
    13
    12
See reviews for
174
252
46
263
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (208)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
Savannah, Georgia
Top Contributor
160 reviews 160 reviews
46 hotel reviews
Reviews in 62 cities Reviews in 62 cities
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

Situated about 10 minutes from the Miami International Airport, the JW Marriott Marquis is centrally located on Biscayne Blvd. in the heart of Miami. Staying at this lovely establishment brings about a certain class and level of expectation; and you're sure to not be disappointed. If you're arriving via car, valet parking is a great option, even at the steep price of $36USD. However, the service, promptness in our case was well worth it. We arrived the night before a large marathon that was taking place the next day, and we're thankful we had the valet to quickly grab our car the next morning allowing us to escape quickly before the race started! If you prefer to self-park, be prepared to do it away from the hotel. Finding a parking garage or spot on the street may be risky and inconvenient, so we recommend using the valet. If you're not coming via car, but rather a taxi, be prepared to pay around $25USD for a cab ride from Miami International Airport. The JW does offer a private shuttle service for a flat $25USD from the airport as well.

The rooms are very well appointed as you see in the photos above. If you have any status with Marriott, you can expect a nice upgrade. As Platinum members, we were upgraded to a corner room which boasted brilliant views of both the city of Miami and Biscayne Bay, including Brickell Key. The room had a large and comfortable king-sized bed, separate sitting area, desk/office area in the corner and a large and comfortable bathroom which included both a stand-up shower and bath tub. For those who appreciate modern tech gadgets, you'll be pleased to find a TV screen within the bathroom mirror to keep you up-to-date on the day's weather, sports, news and more! If you are a fan of Illy espresso, you'll be happy to know that a complimentary espresso machine with several espresso options is available right in your room!

The hotel staff from the receptionist to the bell-hop to the valet were all very informative and willing to help in any way they could. All you need to do is ask! For conveniences within reach, you'll find a restaurant/bar on the bottom level of the hotel and a few more offerings within a few blocks. A CVS, clothing stores, banks and the metro are all within a quick walking distance as well. A quick 5-minute walks leads you bay side and another 10 minutes will take you all the way to the American Airlines Arena and Bayfront Ampitheater.

We definitely would recommend this hotel to friends, family and clients alike. If you're looking for a luxurious experience in the heart of Miami, the JW Marriott Marquis (NOT to be confused with the JW Marriott), will absolutely deliver!

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 2
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
New York City, New York
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013 via mobile

Stayed there a while ago, overall good value, but there are better options around. It is a little remote, and a little overpriced for what it is. Probably would not recommend it to a friend. Other than that just a regular JW.

  • Stayed December 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 2
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
11 hotel reviews
Reviews in 16 cities Reviews in 16 cities
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013 via mobile

We haven't been visiting Miami Downtown for a long period. We had a good surprise staying there at Marriot Marquis Miami, in the heart of the area that was restored and recovered. The changes have been terrific. Well done!
I was in a fair in the hotel and we spent 5 nights there. It was very nice. The hotel is very well located, very comfortable and the people well trained and professional.
I recommend it. Flavio Maia

Stayed May 2013, traveled on business
Was this review helpful? Yes 3
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

An upscale hotel, Beaux Arts offered a really nice stay on 38th floor with a separate and private breakfast/lounge. The gym was excellent and well equiped - great bay area view meanwhile you are working out.

Room was big and had all we needed.

Stayed October 2013, traveled with friends
Was this review helpful? Yes 2
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
St. Petersburg, Florida
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
6 hotel reviews
Reviews in 19 cities Reviews in 19 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

Visited Miami and made a reservation here. What a fantastic experience. Entire staff very helpful, friendly and professional. Upgraded to a suite-thank you very much and it was absolutely stunning. Thoroughly enjoy this hotel and all the services were great. Great value and good location. Will stay again.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
San Jose, Costa Rica
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

I had stay twice and I had a great experience, rooms are very nicely done, my rooms always had a great view, front desk people are very nice and helpful, the concierge help me a lot with all my online shops, always very attentive making my restaurants reservations.

Great place to stay

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Hotels you might also like...
mm/dd/yyyy mm/dd/yyyy
Price Your Stay

Been to JW Marriott Marquis Miami? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about JW Marriott Marquis Miami

Address: 255 Biscayne Boulevard Way, Miami, FL 33131
Location: United States > Florida > Miami > Downtown
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Miami
#1 Luxury Hotel in Miami
#2 Business Hotel in Miami
#2 Romantic Hotel in Miami
#5 Family Hotel in Miami
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — JW Marriott Marquis Miami 5*
Number of rooms: 313
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The JW Marriott Marquis Miami is situated in Miami’s new Metropolitan Miami development. The first-to-market JW Marriott property boasts 313 guestrooms, inclusive of 56 suites, along with a broad array of amenities, including renowned chef-restaurateur, Daniel Boulud’s db Bistro Moderne. Offering a diverse setting for business, meeting and pleasure travel pursuits, the 41-story hotel features three concierge levels; 80,000-square-feet of total function space including a 20,000 sq. ft. Grand Ballroom; and one of the most unique indoor sports, lifestyle and entertainment complexes of any hotel in the U.S. The 50,000-square-foot, two-story indoor facility includes a NBA-approved basketball arena, tennis court, Jim McLean Golf School, virtual bowling alley, billiards, full-service Rik Rak Salon & Spa and more. Owned and operated by Met 2 Hotels LLC, the JW Marriott Marquis Miami is located at 255 Biscayne Blvd. Way, Miami, FL. ... more   less 
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Marriott, HotelTravel.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, getaroom.com, TripOnline SA, Odigeo and Tingo so you can book your JW Marriott Marquis Miami reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Jw Marriott Marquis Miami Hotel Miami

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage JW Marriott Marquis Miami, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.