Acqualina Resort

Resort Description

Acqualina Resort & Spa on the Beach is a place where the charm of a Mediterranean villa meets elegance on the beach and a recipient of the coveted 2013 Forbes Travel Guide Five Star Award, 

2013 AAA Five Diamond Award for four consecutive years and 2012 Andrew Harper's Reader's Choice Award for Top 20 Beach and Family Resorts. A seaside luxury haven located on 4.5

beachfront acres in pristine Sunny Isles Beach, Acqualina Resort & Spa features 98 impeccably appointed guest rooms and suites and 188 residencies with breathtaking views of Atlantic Ocean. 

Step into a world of luxury with unprecedented accommodations and service, world-class dining destinations, including Piazzetta Marketplace and Restaurant and Il Mulino New York, three 

oceanfront swimming pools, spacious meeting rooms, and an innovative marine biology-based children’s program. A variety of lavish interior and exterior venues provide an ideal background for 

opulent weddings and memorable events on the lush property grounds boasting 400 feet of stunning Atlantic coastline. Acqualina Spa by ESPA, the first ESPA-branded spa in the United States, 

provides guests with an exquisite 20,000-square-foot, two-story tranquil sanctuary of excellence and relaxation set in a class of its own offering eleven multi-functional treatment rooms, four spa 

treatment rooms, and an extravagant private spa suite for two, along with the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful outdoor terrace complete with a spa pool, heated jet pool, and Roman waterfall – all set against the gorgeous backdrop of the Atlantic Ocean.

Resort Location

Situated between Miami and Fort Lauderdale, Acqualina is just five minutes from the world famous 

Bal Harbour Shops and a short drive to the vibrant daytime activities and nightlife of Miami Beach, 

South Beach, Hollywood and Fort Lauderdale.

 

  • 20 minutes (14 miles) from Fort Lauderdale International Airport
  • 30 minutes (19 miles) from Miami International Airport
  • 50 minutes from Boca Raton
  • 90 minutes from Palm Beach

 

 

Accommodations

Acqualina’s 54 guest rooms and 44 suites include two deluxe three bedroom oceanfront suites. All are havens of elegance and comfort. The richly appointed accommodations feature classic 

furnishings with fresh modern elements complete with luxurious fabrics and gracious amenities such as private terraces, flat-screen TVs and bathrooms with imported marble flooring, double sinks, bath tub and glass-enclosed shower. All rooms and suites offer magnificent views and are equipped with fully stocked private bars with gourmet food snacks, goose down duvet & pillows (foam pillows available upon request), Frette sheets, ETRO bath amenities, hair dryer & makeup mirror, luxurious bathrobes, in-room CD players, IPOD docking stations, high-speed Internet access, and umbrellas.

Rooms

Guest rooms offer Intracoastal Waterway vistas and oceanfront views and feature a king-size bed, sitting area, flatscreen TV, entertainment unit, writing desk, private terrace and bathroom with 

marble flooring, double sinks, bath tub and glass-enclosed shower. Some feature pull out sofa sleeper.

Suites

All suites feature an ocean view, a bedroom with king-size bed, separate living room, writing desk, two flat-screen TVs, entertainment unit, private terrace and spacious bathroom outfitted with 

imported marble flooring, double sinks, custom vanity area, bath tub and glass-enclosed shower. Full gourmet kitchens are featured in many suites with subzero built-in refrigerator/freezer, designer granite countertops, Italian limited edition cabinets, microwave, dishwasher, stainless-steel sink and garbage disposal. Some suites feature one-and-a-half bathrooms and a breakfast room.

Arrival & Departure

Guests may check in after 4:00 pm. Check-out time is 12:00 pm. Changing facilities are available for early arrivals and late departures.

Resort Dining

Costa Grill, open daily for lunch from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm is the perfect spot to enjoy a beachside lunch or a light snack. Costa Grill serves an array of gourmet cuisine including sandwiches, burgers, wraps and salads in a casual setting. Piazzetta, a Tusacany inspired modern marketplace and restaurant offers light and fresh meals, olive oils, sauces, caviar, brick oven pizzas, crostinis, paninis, salads, meats, artisan cheeses, gelato, teas and a coffee corner boasting twenty one specialty coffees in a relaxed and inviting setting. Sushi is also available after 5pm. Guest may also enjoy Piazzetta’s Wine Corner featuring a wide variety of wines from around the world with an emphasis on private vintages. Piazzetta is open daily from 11am to 11pm.

Acqualina is pleased to feature New York City’s most acclaimed Italian restaurant, Il Mulino New York. Renowned for its bustling and energetic atmosphere, impeccably polished wait staff, Il Mulino 

New York restaurant serves daily breakfast from 7:00 am to 11:00 am and continues its tradition of preparing authentic cuisine from Italy’s Abruzzi region for lunch from 11:30 am to 2:30 pm and 

dinner from 5:30 pm to 11:00 pm.

The Bar is open daily from 11:00 am – 11:00 pm and signature cocktails and traditional spirits. 

24-hour In-Room dining is also available.

Rooms

Guest rooms offer Intracoastal Waterway vistas and oceanfront views and feature a king-size bed, sitting area, flatscreen TV, entertainment unit, writing desk, private terrace and bathroom with marble flooring, double sinks, bath tub and glass-enclosed shower. Some feature pull out sofa sleeper.

Suites

All suites feature an ocean view, a bedroom with king-size bed, separate living room, writing desk, two flat-screen TVs, entertainment unit, private terrace and spacious bathroom outfitted with 

imported marble flooring, double sinks, custom vanity area, bath tub and glass-enclosed shower. Full gourmet kitchens are featured in many suites with subzero built-in refrigerator/freezer, designer granite countertops, Italian limited edition cabinets, microwave, dishwasher, stainless-steel sink and garbage disposal. Some suites feature one-and-a-half bathrooms and a breakfast room.

Arrival & Departure

Guests may check in after 4:00 pm. Check-out time is 12:00 pm. Changing facilities are available for early arrivals and late departures.

Resort Dining

Costa Grill, open daily for lunch from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm is the perfect spot to enjoy a beachside lunch or a light snack. Costa Grill serves an array of gourmet cuisine including sandwiches, burgers, wraps and salads in a casual setting. Piazzetta, a Tusacany inspired modern marketplace and restaurant offers light and fresh meals, olive oils, sauces, caviar, brick oven pizzas, crostinis, paninis, salads, meats, artisan cheeses, gelato, teas and a coffee corner boasting twenty one specialty coffees in a relaxed and inviting setting. Sushi is also available after 5pm. Guest may also enjoy Piazzetta’s Wine Corner featuring a wide variety of wines from around the world with an emphasis on private vintages. Piazzetta is open daily from 11am to 11pm.

Acqualina is pleased to feature New York City’s most acclaimed Italian restaurant, Il Mulino New York. Renowned for its bustling and energetic atmosphere, impeccably polished wait staff, Il Mulino 

New York restaurant serves daily breakfast from 7:00 am to 11:00 am and continues its tradition of preparing authentic cuisine from Italy’s Abruzzi region for lunch from 11:30 am to 2:30 pm and 

dinner from 5:30 pm to 11:00 pm.

The Bar is open daily from 11:00 am – 11:00 pm and signature cocktails and traditional spirits. 

24-hour In-Room dining is also available.

Private Beach Dinner

Acqualina guests may enjoy a romantic beachfront dinner for two, with candles all around and a special menu.

AcquaMarine Program

Monday to Friday 11:00am to 3:00pm

Saturday and Sunday 10:00am to 4:00pm

Offering an array of activities for children and young adults ages 5 – 12, AcquaMarine focuses on all 

things pertaining to the ocean, combining education, exercise and fun to keep kids learning and 

laughing all day long. In addition to AcquaMarine’s designated programs, kids will also enjoy the 

state-of-the-art, 500-square-foot children’s room, complete with a computer center, video games, 

toys, microscopes and movies. Here, kids will be invited to participate in arts and crafts, outdoor 

games, scrap-booking and other seasonally planned activities. Additionally, we will offer our guests

evening programs and nanny services.

A day of "Acqua Patrol" activities, which teach kids about the world of the Coast Guard during a 

beach boot-camp relay and kayak-rescue mission; boating and fishing safety games; a life-jacket 

fashion show and service-award presentation; A "Whimsical Waves" program that takes children on 

a journey of waves through science projects, wave-making arts and crafts and skim boarding 

adventures; The "Junior Guards" beach-awareness workshop, which teaches children all about what 

it takes to be a life guard; The "City Under the Sea" program that explores the mysterious 

underwater city known as the reef through snorkeling and the creation of an "edible reef."

Water Sports

Atlantic Beach Water Sports allows our guests to charge to their room confirming by telephone with the Concierge unless reservation was made by Concierge.

Hours of operation: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm daily

  • ½ Hour Wave Runner $ 110.00 (Off-Season $90.00)
  • 60 Minutes Wave Runner $ 154.00 (Off-Season $ 135.00)
  • Hobie Cat 1 Hour $ 83.00
  • Hobie Cat ½ Day $149.00
  • Hobie Cat Full Day $199.00
  • Ocean Kayak 1 Hour $38.00
  • Ocean Kayak ½ Day $49.00
  • Ocean Kayak Full Day $99.00

If any questions or reservation please contact Concierge

Additional Services and Activities:

• Welcome amenity upon arrival

• 24-hour room service

• Complimentary Spa Access to the Crystal Steam Rooms, Finnish Saunas, Ice Fountains, 

 Relaxation areas, Experience Showers private spa pool a heated jet pool

• Complimentary $40.00 body or facial spa treatment credit daily per person ($40.00 credits are not 

• combinable and cannot be combined with other promotions or offers)

• Complimentary wireless Internet access

• Daily newspaper

• Shoe shine services

• Twice-daily housekeeping service including nightly turndown

• 24-hour multilingual concierge services

• Spa Boutique and gift shop

• Private Beach Club

• Poolside reflexology

• Babysitting services

• Butler services available upon request

• Pet walking services

• Tailoring services

• 24-hour valet parking

• Business Center services

• Transportation to Bal Harbour Shops, Aventura Mall & Williams Island

• Site-seeing tours & visits to points of interest

• On-site hair salon and barber shop with nail services

• Access to Williams Island Marina for yachts up to 165 feet

• Access to golf and tennis at nearby private clubs

Developer/Owner: The Trump Group

Operator: Acqualina Management Group

Architect: Robert M. Swedroe

Interior Designer: Zeke Fernandez Design – Guest Rooms and Suites

Resort Address: Acqualina Resort & Spa

17875 Collins Avenue

Sunny Isles Beach, Florida 33160

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