Rooftop pool at sunrise

Frequently Asked Questions

How far is the hotel from Miami International Airport?

We’re situated 13 miles from Miami International Airport, which is a 25-minute drive. During high volume weekends or peak rush hours, it can occasionally take up to 45 minutes with traffic.

What is the weather in Miami?

Miami is sunny year-round, with temperatures averaging in the 70s-80s. In the summertime, you can expect periods of intermittent rainfall. During the winter months, the evenings are cool and breezy, with temperatures dropping to the upper 50s-60s.

What is Miami traffic like?

Traffic patterns in Miami vary based on the time of day, with heavier traffic and longer delays during rush hour. Generally, it takes about 15 minutes to drive from Miami Beach to the Midtown, Wynwood, and Downtown areas.

How far is downtown Miami?

Downtown Miami is about a 15-minute drive from 1 Hotel South Beach.

What are the best South Beach restaurants?

We offer five stand-out food and beverage outlets, including our signature restaurant Habitat, helmed by local celebrity chef, Jose Mendin. Watr at the 1 Hotel Rooftop offers Polynesian and Japanese-inspired cuisine with panoramic water views, for guests 21+. Voted the best vegetarian restaurant in Miami, Plnthouse serves up juices, smoothies and healthy dishes by celebrated plant-based chef, Matthew Kenney.

For suggestions to get you off property and out exploring South Beach, ask our Concierge Team during your visit!

What are the best South Beach bars?

Here at 1 Hotel South Beach, get your cocktail fix at Watr at the 1 Rooftop, or in our newest outlet, DRIFT, located in the lobby. Nearby, some of our favorite places to imbibe include Broken Shaker, Matador Room Bar, Sweet Liberty, Employees Only.

For suggestions to get you off property and out exploring South Beach, ask our Concierge Team during your visit!

Where can I see the Miami Heat?

You can catch a Miami Heat game at the American Airlines Arena, which is located in Downtown Miami.

Where are the best Miami beaches?

We offer direct access to South Beach, one of the most famous beaches in the world. Other popular beaches nearby include North Beach, Haulover Park, and Key Biscayne.

What to do in Miami?

In addition to beautiful beaches, Miami offers arts and cultural institutions including The Bass Museum, The Frost Museum of Science, and Perez Art Museum Miami, and nearby shopping destinations such as The Lincoln Road Mall, The Design District, and The Bal Harbour Shops. Take a quick trip to one of Miami’s cultural heritage neighborhoods, such as Little Havana, or explore colorful local street art in The Wynwood Arts District.

What are some things to do in South Beach?

Watersports such as paddleboarding, kayaking, jet skiing, or parasailing are all popular options in South Beach. Other fun activities you could enjoy are to take a culinary tour, explore the architecture of the famous Art Deco Historic District or discover South Beach by bike with one of our complimentary beach cruiser rentals.

Do you offer an airport shuttle?

While we don’t have a shuttle service, we’re a quick and easy Uber ride away from Miami International Airport.

Where do you serve breakfast?

Breakfast is served daily at Habitat from 6:00 am – 12:00 pm, with a buffet, as well as a la carte options. You can also order in-room dining if you’d rather relax in your room.

Where is the pool located?

During your stay with us, you’ll have four pools to choose from. In addition to the Rooftop Pool (21+), we have offer the Main Pool, Cabana Pool, and South Pool – all located off the 3rd floor level.

Do you have a kids club and babysitting/pet services?

Yes, our Seedlings kids club is available daily from 9:30am-4:00pm for children ages 4-12. Located on the 3rd floor, Seedlings offers fun and educational activities and adventures, with full day, half day, or hourly options. We are a pet-friendly hotel, and welcome furry friends 25 pounds and under.

Can my child visit 1 Rooftop?

The 1 Rooftop is predominantly an adults-only atmosphere for guests ages 21+. However, from 6pm-9pm children can dine with their families at Watr with adult supervision. 

When do the pools open? When does food and beverage service begin at the pools?

All four of our pools open for swimming at 8am, with food and beverage service starting at 11am daily.

Can I check in early?

Early check-in or late check-out are sometimes options, but is subject to availability.

What is the group class schedule at Anatomy gym?

Anatomy Gym offers daily classes ranging from high-intensity boot camps to deep stretch and meditation. 

Can you reserve a chair at the pools or beach?

Chairs at our pools and beach are available on a first come, first serve basis.

How much is a cabana rental and how do I make a reservation?

Cabana pricing varies depending on location, availability, and seasonality. For cabana rentals and more information, please contact our Pool & Beach Supervisor at [email protected].

Tesla car available and routes options as well as hours of operation?

Our Tesla car service is complimentary for all hotel guests, and operates daily from 9:00am-9:00pm within a 3 mile radius on Miami Beach.

Do you have any holiday events?

For a full list of our events year round, view our Calendar of Events.