On ocean, mid-Key

Located on tropical Key Biscayne, this secluded resort sits on the beach just two miles from Bill Baggs State Park and 10 miles from both Coconut Grove and downtown Miami.

Dine under the stars

After days spent on the tennis courts, at the spa, on the ocean, or in the pool, guests can dine at one of several restaurants or arrange a formal candlelight dinner on the beach.

Modern Caribbean style

Guestrooms feature balconies and a streamlined approach to traditional Caribbean-style décor. All rooms provide bathroom telephones and small tables with two leather lounge chairs.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This Sonesta offers seven dining options, a 10,000-square-foot day spa with a sauna and steam room, a health club, a pool and two spas, seven tennis courts, bicycle rentals, a salon, a game room, jewelry design classes, daily activity programs for kids, and 20,000 square feet of meeting rooms.

Valet parking:

$18 per night. Hourly rates available. In/out privileges. Underground/covered/secured parking.

Fee may not include tax and is subject to change without prior notification.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Hair salon 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Health club 
  • Spa tub 
  • Nightclub 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Picnic area 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Restaurant 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Concierge services 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Express check-out 
  • Business center 
  • Conference space 
  • Total number of rooms - 300 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Number of floors - 8 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Babysitting or childcare  
  • Arcade/game room  

Room Amenities

  • Balcony 
  • Video-game console 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Pay movies 
  • Desk 
  • In-room safe 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Room service 

Where to Eat

The Purple Dolphin Restaurant and Terrace - This restaurant serves three meals daily and features Florida–Continental cuisine. Diners have a view of the beach and can eat indoors or on the outside terrace.

Two Dragons - Open for dinner only, this restaurant serves Chinese and Thai cuisine as well as sushi. The restaurant overlooks an Oriental garden.

Jasmine Café - Located off the lobby, this cafe offers casual dining, including counter service, in a colorful setting. It’s open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Seabreeze Bar - This poolside bar serves a light lunch and tropical drinks and is known for its piña coladas.

Beach Snackerrie - Located on the beach, with tiki huts for tables, the Snackerrie serves hamburgers, hot dogs, sandwiches, salads, ice cream, and other light fare. It’s open daily from late afternoon to early evening.

Seagrape Bar - Guest can enjoy light fare and cold drinks at the Seagrape Bar, located on the beach and open daily from late morning to early evening.

Desires Lounge - Located off the lobby, Desires has a daily happy hour and offers live music on Friday and Saturday nights. The Lounge serves coffee during the afternoon and appetizers and light fare in the evening.

Nearby Things to Do

The hotel has a 10,000-square-foot day spa, a health club, a pool and two spas, seven tennis courts, bicycle rentals, a game room, daily kids’ activities programs, and a playground area for kids. There are two nearby parks—Bill Baggs State Park and Crandon Park. Water-sport rentals are available on the beach in front of the hotel. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

You need to know

A $15 resort fee is charged per day. The fee includes the following:

  • Entrance to the spa and fitness center
  • Use of the tennis facilities
  • Complimentary local and credit card calls (up to 20 minutes)
  • Incoming faxes
  • Wireless Internet access
  • Coffeemakers and coffee
  • Beach chairs and umbrellas
  • Fee is subject to change without notice and does not include any staff gratuities.

    Extra person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

    There are no room charges for children 17 and younger occupying the same room as a parent or guardian.

    Rollaways and cribs may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply.

    Photo identification and credit card or cash deposit are required upon check-in for incidental charges.

    All special requests are subject to availability upon check-in.

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