The Boca Raton and Delray Beach Communities in southern Palm Beach County are some of the best places to vacation. While Boca / Delray may not be as swanky as Palm Beach, Fort Lauderdale or Miami, these great cities have beautiful beaches, great restaurants & shopping, challenging golf courses and amazing resort hotels.
In this article we are going to list what we feel are the best luxury hotels and resorts in the Boca Raton & Delray Beach area. In determining our list we were looking for high quality accommodations, great amenities & dining options as well as fantastic locations.
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Opal Grand Resort
Located just along South Ocean Boulevard and East Atlantic Avenue just across from the beautiful sands of Delray Beach, the newly renovated Opal Grand Resort is fast becoming one of the most popular hotels in southern Palm Beach County. The resort features 277 rooms which include 89 suites and eight luxury villas and is part of the Opal Collection of hotels and resorts.
Amenities at this AAA Four-Diamond resort include the Cascades Pool, a state-of-the-art 24-hour fitness center, an award winning full-service spa, a kids club and water sports activities. Most importantly, the hotel is just across from the beach and within walking distance to all the restaurants, shops and nightlife along Atlantic Avenue.
Nightly rates vary during the year but typically range from around $500 per night to more than $1,500 per night depending on the room type and location.
The Boca Raton / The Boca Raton Beach Club
The Boca Raton is a 337-acre, five hotel mega resort located along with properties along the shores of Lake Boca Raton as well as a 212-room boutique beach club hotel. This massive resort is undergoing a $200 million transformation and renovation of the entire property.
The five hotels at The Boca Raton include:
- The Boca Raton Beach Club
- The Boca Raton Bungalows
- The Boca Raton Tower
- The Boca Raton Yacht Club
- The Boca Raton Cloister
Amenities include the Harborside Pool Club (four-acre water playground which includes four pools, a lazy river river, surf simulator and multiple water slides), a state of the art fitness center, 50,000 square foot spa, full-service marina, a championship golf course and one-half mile of private beach.
Nightly rates vary during the year but typically range from around $500 per night to more than $2,500 per night depending on the room type and location.
The Segate Hotel & Spa
Located directly on Atlantic Avenue in Delray Beach just steps to the warm waters of the Atlantic Ocean, the 154-room Seagate Hotel & Spa is a great place to stay during your next visit to South Florida. This boutique hotel is fast becoming one of the most popuular places to stay in Palm Beach County.
Amenities including a 4,200 square foot 24-hour fitness center, an 8,000 square foot full service spa with steam room, two outdoor swimming pools and a private beach club. Hotel guests also have access to the 18-hole championship golf course and tennis courts which are part of the nearby Seagate Country Club.
The Seagate also features a number of dining options including poolside & beachfront dining, country club dining, casual dining and fine dining at the Atlantic Grille.
Boca Raton Marriott at the Boca Center
The Boca Raton Marriott at the Boca Center is centrally located in the heart of Boca Raton midway between the Fort Lauderdale and Palm Beach airports. This 259-room hotel was renovated in 2015 and is within walking distance to a large number of shops and restaurants and just minutes to the Boca Town Center Mall.
Amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and fitness center along with multiple food and beverage options. Additional features include 12 meeting spaces along with more than 13,000 square feet of event space.
Nightly rates vary during the year but typically range from around $250 per night to more than $750 per night depending on the room type. Since the resort is part of the Marriott family of hotels, guests can be assured they are getting the best rate with Marriott’s “Best Rate Guarantee” when booking directly and guests can earn or use points for their stay.
Waterstone Resort & Marina Boca Raton
The Waterstone Resort & Marina is an eclectic 139-room boutique hotel located directly on the shores of Lake Boca Raton, just steps from the Boca Inlet. The Waterstone is a Hilton brand property that is part of the Curio Collection so Honors members can earn and use points during their stay.
Features include a a waterfront outdoor pool, boat & watersport rentals, a fully equipped 24-hour fitness center and is a pet friendly hotel. The hotel is also within walking distance to the beach. Guests arriving by boat can be dropped on at the hotel’s 280-foot seawall dock (overnight dockage is not available).
Nightly rates vary during the year but typically range from around $200 to more than $750 per night depending on the room type. Discounts are offered for Florida residents as well as Honors members and Hilton offers a “PRICE MATCH GUARANTEE” which assures guests that they will get the lowest price when booking directly.
Hyatt Place Boca Raton
Located within walking distance to Mizner Park (an upscale shopping, dining and entertainment venue), the Hyatt Place Boca Raton was originally built in 2016 and features 200 rooms and suites. This hotel is perfect for those travelers looking for a high quality hotel in a more urban setting.
Amenities include a seventh floor outdoor pool and patio deck, fully equipped fitness center, business center and 6,000 square feet of meeting and event space. There are multiple dining options including a breakfast bar, lobby bar and on-site grab & go marketplace.
Nightly rates vary during the year but typically range from around $200 per night to more than $500 per night.
The Ray Hotel
One of the most visually stunning hotels in the Boca Raton / Delray Beach area is The Ray which is located just off Atlantic Avenue. The Ray is a 141-room Hilton brand property that is part of the Curio Collection so Honors members can earn and use points during their stay.
Amenities include a 22,000 square foot rooftop deck with an outdoor pool, lounge and restaurant. There is also a state-of-the-art fitness center with live classes, rooms with outdoor balconies and amazing dining venues.
Nightly rates vary during the year but typically range from around $300 to more than $1,000 per night depending on the room type. Discounts are offered for Florida residents as well as Honors members and Hilton offers a “PRICE MATCH GUARANTEE” which assures guests that they will get the lowest price when booking directly.