Isla Bella Beach Resort Opens in Marathon Key
The Florida Keys' highly anticipated Isla Bella Beach Resort officially opened to guests Monday.
The five-star oceanfront resort is the first full-service luxury hotel in Marathon and the largest newly built private waterfront hotel in the Keys. Located at the entryway of the iconic Seven Mile Bridge, Isla Bella Beach Resort is two hours from Miami and just an hour from Key West.
Highlights include 199 rooms and suites ranging from one to five bedrooms, one mile of private beach, five swimming pools, four dining outlets and more than 24,000 square feet of meeting and event space.
Isla Bella Beach Resort also features convenient on-site water sports, a fishing pier and a marina. A full-service spa, fitness center and a marketplace retail and cafe concept will be added in May.
The 4,000-square-foot spa will feature a relaxation room along with five dedicated treatment rooms, a lounge, couples massage room, steam room and a spa garden. The Spiaggia Suite will offer guests hair treatments, makeup application and other services while the 1,000-square-foot fitness center will boast state-of-the-art Peloton treadmills and bicycles in addition to free weights and other equipment.
The Beach Bar will offer a menu of fresh seafood and other dishes designed to pair perfectly with cocktails as well as daily live music. Part oceanview restaurant and part poolside grill, The Burger Palace overlooks the beach and will serve comfort foods like burgers, hotdogs and fries along with crisp salads and snacks.
Il Postino is an Italian restaurant specializing in hand-made Neapolitan pizza from a traditional wood-fired oven, fresh pasta and more while The Marketplace–opening in May–will be the hub of Isla Bella Beach Resort's social activity.
Activities and experiences available to guests will include complimentary kayaking, paddleboarding, snorkeling and fishing as well as games such as badminton, bocce, croquet, giant chess, cornhole and volleyball, among others.
Source: Travel Pulse