4. The James Royal Palm in South Beach
This hotelier, known for their ultra-hip, residentially-inspired properties, has opened their sexiest yet with The James Royal Palm in South Beach. The beachfront property features an outdoor spa deck specializing in couples’ treatments and their restaurant, Florida Cookery (with ocean views), is one of the hottest reservations in the city. Guest rooms—most with an ocean view and balcony—play up the calming, clean-looking beach vibe (think, creamy whites with hints of soothing pale green). Get tipsy with the In-Room Mixology and Cocktail Experience. Every room is outfitted with all supplies (including recipes) for bespoke cocktails and perfectly proportioned sets of liquors and ingredients are always available. Bottoms up!
The James Royal Palm, 1545 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 22139 (305)604-5700
1545 COLLINS AVENUE MIAMI BEACH, FL 33139 305-604-5700
5. Waldorf Astoria Chicago
Situated on the Gold Coast, the Waldorf Astoria Chicago classes it up a few notches and delivers sexy in the most sophisticated way. This celeb favorite marries ultra-luxe with modern design that carries throughout the world-class spa to their Balsan Restaurant. Guestrooms, with crisp, creamy palettes, feature Rivolta Carmignani Italian bed linens, cozy fireplaces, private terraces and soaking tubs that can easily accommodate two.
The Waldorf Astoria Chicago, 11 East Walton Street Chicago, IL 60611(312) 646-1300