Coast-to-coast updates from Opal Collection’s premier Florida properties

The award-winning Opal Collection is excited to share renovation updates, new restaurants, and other news for several properties within its portfolio of award-winning, beachfront Florida hotels and resorts.

What’s New on the East Coast

Situated oceanfront on Hutchinson Island, The Lucie has joined the Opal Collection after an extensive room renovation, where guests are now greeted with updated furnishings, including plush bedding, ergonomic workspaces, and refreshed furniture. A coveted haven along Jensen Beach, the property offers unrivaled views of the Atlantic Ocean, inviting decor and thoughtful amenities that bring the comforts of home to the coast.

Located at the northern tip of Palm Beach County in Jupiter, Jupiter Beach Resort & Spa recently completed a transformation of all accommodations, introducing a soothing coastal palette that compliments the views of the expansive beach and lushly landscaped grounds. Additional upgrades are present in the resort’s banquet and ballroom spaces, as well as the newly opened Latitudes restaurant, offering fresh-caught seafood in a sophisticated coastal setting. The nine-story resort also features a heated oceanfront pool and whirlpool spa, an outdoor lounge area complete with cabana-style chairs, fire pit, fitness center, lighted tennis and pickleball court, beach and pool concierge, and kids club activities.

In the heart of Delray, the chic Opal Grand Resort & Spa recently transformed several guest amenities, including revived guest bathrooms in the south tower, resurfaced pool with new cabana/day bed programs, and a rooftop event space with spectacular ocean views set to open in early 2024. The nearby Atlantic Suites on the Ave has also completed a total renovation of guest accommodations, bringing the comforts of home to the shores of the Atlantic. Ideal for families, this property is just steps from the ocean and directly on the bustling Atlantic Avenue.

What’s New on the Gulf Coast  

Located on Lido Beach in Sarasota, Lido Beach Resort has opened the Tiki Bar, situated Gulf front and  offering food and beverage items to beach and pool goers, as well as weekly culinary specials.  There’s also a stage for live music, including a  live electric violin sunset performance each Wednesday, as well as fire pits for afterhours enjoyment.  For groups, Lido Beach Resort has created a new Sunset Sand Garden, which makes a unique addition to any event or private function. Overlooking the Gulf of Mexico, the property offers island-inspired guest rooms with private balconies, with many of the condo-style suites featuring full kitchens.

The Resort at Longboat Key Club’s luxury accommodations have opened anew after a top-to-bottom renovation. Reimagined guest rooms and suites now feature soothing colors and Gulf views, creating a peaceful refuge with a modern look featuring elegant touches like marbled breakfast bars, plush furniture, and shiplap walls. Located on more than 400 pristine acres of a secluded barrier island, this luxury escape features a legendary golf course, full-service spa, award-winning tennis, pickleball courts, and serene stretch of beach.

At Zota Beach Resort in Longboat Key, guests will enjoy new resort accommodations and spaces overlooking the Gulf of Mexico. Light-filled rooms and suites are designed with the Gulf Coast’s laidback elegance in mind. Guests also enjoy a refreshing dip in the zero-entry pool surrounded by new umbrellas, furniture in the poolside cabanas, and additional space for pre-function events. The resort also offers two hammocks and playful sand areas near the pool for younger guests to enjoy. On the wellness front, the 24-hour fitness center has new Peloton bikes as part of the overall exercise experience. Guests will also enjoy the new menu and expanded hours at Viento Kitchen + Bar.

In Naples, the Edgewater Beach Hotel is an all-suite beachfront hotel featuring more than 100 elegantly appointed accommodations. The pool area has been completely enhanced with water features and more, creating an elegant and dramatic statement. Whether in need of lots of space for a family or more intimate setting for a romantic getaway, the Edgewater Beach Hotel offers the perfect retreat.

Completely reimagined in 2023, The Capri Inn is a boutique property offering a refined style and superb location, just a short stroll from the excitement of downtown Naples. Immaculately furnished accommodations, oversized bathrooms, and private terraces or balconies provide an intimate escape for guests. A private cottage providing the most spacious and secluded accommodation has also undergone a complete renovation and includes two bedrooms with its own private gated entrance, full kitchen, washer and dryer, and living room with a fireplace.

What’s New in The Keys

A boutique waterfront hotel in Key West, The Capitana now has all-new beachside cabanas available for daily reservation. Perfect for a day at the ocean with friends and family, the six-person cabanas feature a 43-inch TV, mini refrigerator filled with complimentary soft drinks and water, and the option to order food and beverage service directly to the cabana. Guests staying at The Capitana will enjoy the intimacy of a B&B with the well-curated luxury of a boutique hotel, in a sublime coastal setting.

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About Opal Collection

Opal Collection is a premier assortment of luxury hotels and resorts, located in the most treasured destinations on the East Coast.  Spanning north from Bar Harbor, Maine, to the southernmost tip of Key West, Florida, this collection of properties offers curated, memorable getaways for every traveler.  Like the effervescent shimmer of an Opal gemstone, each destination in the collection radiates with its own unique experiences and each property reflects a distinct connection to that destination through locally inspired design, cuisine, and activities.  For more information and a full list of Opal Collection properties, go to Opal Collection Hotels & Resorts | Luxury Hotels & Resorts.


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