Four Seasons Palm Beach Oceanfront Suite at Christmas

Overview: A highly refined, luxury beach-front resort Strengths: Service, dining, beach, views, quality of rooms Drawbacks: Limited number of suites Notable: The beach is much improved compared to a few years ago After trips to South Africa, Australia, Kona, the Persian Gulf and Costa Rica over the past five Christmases, at the demand strong suggestion of […]

Upcoming Hotel Stays

Looking towards the balance of the year, I have some some good stays coming up…. Upper House – Hong Kong Four Seasons Pudong / Shanghai Four Seasons Beijing (a repeat stay) Monarch Beach (f/k/a St. Regis) (a repeat stay) Peninsula Beverly Hills (My 6th Peninsula!) Boston Harbor Hotel Four Seasons Palm Beach (a repeat stay) […]

The Breakers – Olde School Palm Beach

Overview: The Olde School choice for 4-star oceanfront luxury in Palm Beach Strengths: Location, outdoor complex/pools, gym, golf Drawbacks: Dated rooms and decor, weak dining, a very large property, hallway noise in rooms Notable: You are asked to show your room key entirely too often Earlier this week, I spent a night at the Breakers as […]

Four Seasons Palm Beach – Palm Beach’s Most Refined Choice

Overview: A highly refined, luxury beach-front resort Strengths: Quality of rooms, service, views Drawbacks: Meaningful beach erosion over the years I’ve stayed at the Four Seasons Palm Beach well over a dozen times in the past twenty years.  Across those stays, the hotel has demonstrated itself to be a very consistent and refined luxury beach […]