By Kara Franker

A boutique resort located in the heart of all the action on South Beach, the South Beach Marriott invites you to take a dip in its ocean-view infinity-edge pool and plant your toes in the gorgeous white sand. 

Nestled in the trendy South of Fifth neighborhood, the resort has incredible beachfront access and is located within walking distance to all the shopping, dining and nightlife that you can handle. 

The boutique hotel fronts the beach providing endless ocean views from a number of vantage points including the infinity-edge heated pools and Deco Blue Restaurant & Bar. There's also an onsite Starbucks with outdoor terrace and Art Deco lounge, boutique spa, fitness center and access to nearby championship golf. 

When You Go:

The resort is located at 161 Ocean Drive in Miami Beach, Fla. To book, visit or call 1.800.228.9290.