The Most Unique Lifestyle Hotel in Miami

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At the epicenter of the Brickell neighborhood is EAST, Miami, a unique lifestyle hotel with an Asian influence in both architectural design, aesthetic, and cuisine. Perfect for couples, business associates, groups of friends, and families young and old, the hotel in Miami within fifteen minutes of Miami International Airport, and an equal amount of time away from Miami Beach.

When you arrive to EAST, Miami, you know the staff is ready and eager to take care of you. The lobby is open, modern, and refined with a lobby café and bar. Seamless details include keyless entry, elevators that take you directly to your desired floor with a simple swipe of your room key, and paperless check-in and check-out. EAST, Miami is also the ideal hotspot for Miami locals looking for exceptional dining options and a fun night out.

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Rooms and Amenities

EAST, Miami offers over three-hundred guestrooms and eight suites, as well as 89 one, two, and three-bedroom residence suites. These residence suites include a kitchen, laundry facilities, and full access to the hotel’s amenities. The contemporary rooms, suites, and residence suites, feature balconies that reward their residents with views of the Miami skyline, and Biscayne Bay. Additional amenities include a walk-in rain shower, floor to ceiling windows, complimentary WiFi, and a bathrobe to wear during your stay (available for purchase).

The hotel’s state-of-the-art 24-hour gym, BEAST (Body By EAST), also has monthly wellness programming in addition to their Technogym® equipment, and free weights. Guests can easily spend the entire day outdoors at the pool & deck which also offers poolside cocktails and dining options.

Four pools are available for guests, including a lap pool, spa pool, cold plunge, and hot tub. For exploring the area, bicycles are available for guests to use at their leisure. For your shopping pleasure, EAST, Miami is connected to Brickell City Centre, three levels of high-end shops and restaurants.

Children at EAST

Children will love spending time by the pool, which also has activities for families. These include life-size Jenga, and a foosball table. In-room, children may sleep inside their own teepee that could be set up upon request.

As the younger guests explore the property, they may discover Dino, the mascot of EAST, Miami. Dino, who originated from Hong Kong, is mysteriously placed throughout the lifestyle hotel. Remember, Dino looks tough but is quite fragile. Look but don’t touch!

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Images courtesy of EAST, Miami


Four restaurants await you: Sugar, the Tea Room, Quinto La Huella, and Domain, in addition to your in-room dining menu and pool & deck menu.

Quinto La Huella

An Uruguayan restuarant that includes indoor and outdoor dining options. Explore their unique menu that centers around their wood fire cooking method. Menu options include Pulpo Carpaccio, wood fire pizzas, Salmon Curado, and Squid Ink Seafood Fettuccini.

Don’t miss Rosé Mondays during La Previa from 5-8pm. Free rosé and $5 lite bites like Red Pepper Fried Chicken. Another must-do is their Sunday Feast from 12-4pm.


An Asian-Fusion restaurant & bar inspired by EAST, Miami’s Chinese and Hong Kong roots. Located on the 40th floor, this vibrant rooftop restaurant has a lush garden setting with an upbeat crowd and a DJ on select evenings. A perfect way to spend the evening while enjoying some of the best cocktails, sushi and imaginative small plates. Their artistic desserts each deserve a pedestal and encompass the ever-fitting ‘Sugar’ title.

Tea Room

A stylish and sophisticated indoor option also on the 40th floor. Boasting unparalleled views of the Miami city skyline, the Tea Room serves classic cocktails with an Asian twist paired with a full tasting menu, and shareable plates.

The Tea Room offers an Asian Night Brunch Menu for $88 per person, available Wednesday-Sunday. Signature favorites on the menu include a Thai Lobster Salad, and Tempura Zucchini Blossom. Dessert favorites are the Bananas Foster Cake, and Asian Gingerbread Pudding.


Domain is the lobby café and bar that serves Lavazza coffee, light bites, wine, and spirits. Their raw juices, including the pineapple and pear, are ideal for starting your day poolside. Lite bites include pastries, salads, and sandwiches.

EAST, Miami in Brickell also has hotel properties in Beijing and Hong Kong.

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Vanessa Gordon
Vanessa Gordon is the Owner and Publisher of East End Taste Magazine. Vanessa is regularly called on as a family travel, personal finance, and Hamptons lifestyle expert. She has been featured in Reader's Digest, Condé Nast Traveler, The New York Times, New York Post, The Daily Beast, The Daily News, and many other publications. Vanessa is also the Founder of the annual Hamptons summer event, the Hamptons Interactive Brunch.