Vero Beach hotels are located almost dead center between Daytona Beach and Fort Lauderdale in Indian River County. The central Florida location is one that’s less developed than Florida’s hottest vacation destinations, offering a small-town charm and feel with many unique attributes. Named the Treasure Coast, the location offers a wide variety of hotels and resorts to choose from, available in several budget categories. The main beach, South Beach, is ideal for sports enthusiasts, with volleyball courts and a design to accommodate many other sports. Barbeque pavilions and public bathrooms are also onsite. Several beaches are scattered along the coast including Jaycee Park and Humiston Beach.
Vero Beach Hotel and Spa
At Vero Beach Resort and Spa, the open concept exterior design opens up onto the oceanfront, offering exceptional views of the Atlantic Ocean and access to one of the best beaches in Florida. This Treasure Coast hotel is filled with the kind of luxury offered in every Kimpton Hotel. Nearby, a charming seaside town is indicative of the area’s inviting atmosphere, rich history, and culture. The hotel has a calming, West Indies style design, and with 113 gracious guest rooms and suites, is neither too big nor too small. Suites are ideal family bases, offered in one-, two-, and three-bedroom layouts. The onsite spa is a full-service facility, adding more depth to the already restful environment. The pet-friendly Vero Beach Hotel and Spa also offers a host of leisure activities, a nightly hosted wine event, and a world-class bar and grill.
Reef Ocean Resort
Just down the beach from Vero Beach Hotel and Spa is Reef Ocean Resort, a hotel dedicated to entertaining guests with both active and leisure pursuits. Directly on the grounds, guests enjoy a large pool and hot tub, horseshoe pits, shuffleboard, and a playground. There are also a volleyball and basketball courts, and an oceanfront picnic shelter. Reef Ocean is a timeshare community with 60 units available for rent comprised of efficiencies, studios, and apartments. The hotel’s frontage boasts almost three acres of prime, white sand. Vero Beach Hotels such as Reef Ocean offer ideal access to activities along the nearby Indian River and quick access to the local area’s best entertainment, shopping centers, and theaters. River cruises, boat rentals, and chartered fishing tours are also easy to arrange within the local area.
South Beach Place
Adjacent to South Beach Park is South Beach Place, a rarity in Vero Beach hotels for its boutique status. One-bedroom suites are managed by the hotel’s professional host, and outfitted with furnishings and amenities that create the comfort of home. The grounds are neatly manicured and feature beautiful gardens. There is a heated pool, shuffleboard court, guest laundry facilities, and the ocean, of course, less than 300 yards away. South Beach Place is also conveniently pet friendly and offers concierge service, providing guests with the convenience of easy arrangements for tours, dinner reservations, golf tee times, and more.
Ocean Drive’s Island Inn is definitely infused with island spirit, from the white-trimmed, soft aqua exterior to the calming colors and wicker furnishings adorning each room. The Islander Inn is small, with only 16 efficiencies and guest suites with private balconies, full kitchens, and Wi-Fi access. No two rooms are alike in decor or design, but each features paddle fans, king or queen beds, and courtyard or pool views. Guests can access the inns complimentary barbeque to cook up that great deep sea catch. The courtyard is one of the inn’s most popular spots, surrounded by a fresh green expanse and complemented with comfortable seating to enjoy the outdoors with a drink or a meal.