We’ve been waiting with bated breath for the opening of the Miami hotel by COMO Hotels and Resorts. Just steps from the sand the new Metropolitan by Como hotel is the healthy choice in South Beach. The Metropolitan introduces the Singapore-based Como Hotels and Resorts and its Balinese Como Shambhala spa concept is opening a new beachside hotel in Miami the United States for the first time in January 2014. The Miami opening will be COMO’s fourth urban property, joining London’s Halkin hotel and Metropolitan by COMO, London, as well as the Metropolitan by COMO, Bangkok The 74-room hotel’s most excited program is Shambhala Urban Escape spa with its four treatment rooms, a fitness center, an outdoor complimentary daily yoga and Pilates classes, and a hydrotherapy pool and juice bar on the roof.
The Metropolitan by COMO, Miami Beach, will be located in an original accent building with the Historic Art Deco District surrounding the hotel informed its historic interior-design references from the 1920s and ’30s offering direct access to Miami’s iconic South Beach. Geometric patterns, chrome accents, and pastel colors (pink and sea green) decorate the rooms and suites, named for their views of either the Atlantic Ocean east of the hotel with their own private balconies or the Intracoastal Waterway – Lake Pancoast to the west. All the interiors are by the Italian designer Paola Navone who is also creating interiors at COMO’s latest island resort, Point Yamu by COMO, Phuket, in Thailand. The best part of all is the rooftop hydrotherapy pool with ocean views. For more information Metropolitan by COMO, Miami Beach; 2445 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33140; Tel: 1-305-695-3600. www.comohotels.com/ www.booking.com.