Haute Hotel: The Seagate Hotel and Spa
By Kara Franker
The lovely and charming Seagate Hotel & Spa is a beach-inspired, chic hotel located in the heart of Delray Beach on Florida's Gold Coast. The hotel is a designated member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts and offers relaxed-yet-luxurious accommodations, as well a host of inviting amenities. From the second you step through the lobby, there's a sense of tranquil ambiance. A giant aquarium populated with tropical fish and colorful sea life is the centerpiece.
Located in the Heart of Delray Beach
Located on East Atlantic Ave. in the heart of Delray Beach's arts and entertainment district, The Seagate is a luxury hotel just steps from the Atlantic Ocean. Walk to the beach, popular sidewalk cafes and trendy boutiques. Or ask the staff to take you anywhere in town and ride in one of the hotel's dedicated cream-colored Escalades. There's also a private beach trolley reserved solely for hotel guests.
Tons of Amenities and Access to the Beach Club
One of the perks of staying at the hotel, includes exclusive access to the oceanfront Seagate Beach Club. Originally opened in the 1930s, the newly constructed, British Colonial-style structure sits on the footprint of the original building. Located directly on the sand, it's only open to hotel guests and club members. Other amenities includes fine and casual dining, an elegant spa, several sparkeling pools and access to the private Seagate Country Club's golf courses and Har-Tru tennis courts.
Upscale Rooms with Luxurious Furnishings
The hotel’s 154 guest rooms feature exquisite contemporary furnishings from the upscale Wendall Castle Collection and interior decor by local designer Chris Leighton of the Leighton Design Group. From the standard guest rooms to the luxe Presidential Suite, all accommodations reflect the sophisticated style and relaxed elegance of Delray Beach's tropical setting. Rooms have marble baths with bubble jet tubs, flat-screen TVs and dark wood designer furnishings. Wi-Fi is available for a fee.