Ian Schrager reignited the South Beach renaissance in the 1990s with his Philippe Starck-transformation of The Delano, his new brand of hotels with Marriott are on a far grander scale (the guestrooms are called bungalows here) and this place is always buzzing with various parties during Art Basel. Pick from five restaurants – Jean Georges Vongerichten’s Matador room is a favourite – at at some point you’ll find yourself in the Basement ‘micro-club’ (the Haas Brothers turned the club pink last year), which rather bizarrely comes complete with a bowling alley and ice rink. §

The Matador Room at The Miami Beach Edition

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