- Last Updated: Friday, August 16 2013 00:29
Address: 2201 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139 map
Developer: Tri Star/Related/Starwood
Architect: Costas Kondylis w/ NBWW & Associates
Interiors: Anna Busta
Residence Interiors: Yabu Pushelberg
Project Status: Complete - Minimal Developer Inventory
W HOTEL RESIDENCE owners have more than one reason to call this energized, oceanfront oasis home. The top rated restaurants, destination nightlife, boutique shopping, a renowned spa, gym, tennis and basketball courts round out the experience, so that there's almost no reason to leave. Each of W South Beach's 408 residences is uniquely situated with an oceanfront view. In a beachfront oasis where organic architectural elements blend with contemporary design, The Residences at W South Beach offers its residents a choice of seven different Ocean Suites, 11 different one or two-bedroom floorplans, beach bungalows with dramatic rooftop terraces, or a choice of penthouse units with unrivaled panoramic city and ocean views. Enjoying an enviable 300 feet of frontage along one of the finest stretches of wide, white sand beach in all the Atlantic, The Residences at W South Beach are advantageously positioned in the most prestigious section of world-famous South Beach at the veritable nexus of the best recreation, culture, nightlife, entertainment, dining, and shopping this fabled locale has to offer.
The Residences at W South Beach are just minutes from the lively Lincoln Road shopping district and recreational spots like Miami Beach Golf Course and South Pointe Park. Cultural institutions such as the Miami City Ballet, Adrienne Arsht Center of Performing Arts and the Frank Gehry-designed New World Symphony offer robust arts performances and programming year round. And shopping destinations abound from Bal Harbour Shops to The Webster. In short, every imaginable leisure diversion is at the fingertips of owners at The Residences at W South Beach.
Owners at The Residences at W South Beach enjoy a level and style of service that is unprecedented in South Beach living: totally effortless ownership ensured by a highly capable residences-exclusive team handling any and every request with aplomb. A dedicated, multilingual team of service professionals trained in such legendary bastions of world-class service as the Hôtel Plaza Athénée in Paris and Hôtel de Paris in Monte-Carlo ensures a privileged and effortless ownership experience for residents of The Residences at the W South Beach.
Interiors: ANNA BUSTA
Founded in 2005 by designer Anna Busta, Studio B Design offers design services for commercial, residential and hospitality projects. Busta previously worked in-house at W as a senior designer after winning a design competition sponsored by Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide, Inc., W Hotel's parent company. Busta drew upon traditional design elements, contemporary culture and unique materials for W South Beach's public spaces, including the Living Room and reception area which reflect Busta's eclectic taste with pieces from flea markets mixed in with iconic furniture from the likes of B&B Italia and Cappellini. Some of Busta's other clients include the Viceroy, Playboy, Universal Music Group and The Related Companies.
Residence Interiors: YABU PUSHELBERG
Founded 20 years ago by partners George Yabu and Glenn Pushelberg, the New York and Toronto-based interior design firm Yabu Pushelberg is one of the premier interior design firms in the country. Their commercial projects have garnered the firm major accolades, including the James Beard Foundation Award for restaurant design and Interior Design magazine's Hall of Fame. For The Residences at W South Beach, Yabu Pushelberg designed understated, elegant guest rooms representative of the firm's lauded aesthetic. Working from a palette of white, gray black and chrome, the light-filled rooms are enlivened with floor-to-ceiling windows that frame the stunning ocean views. Luxe details include crocodile-embossed leather armchairs, custom Zebrano wood wardrobes, and Cippolino Italian marble. Some of Yabu Pushelberg's other projects include Louis Vuitton, Hong Kong; Lane Crawford, Beijing; Bergdorf Goodman, New York; W Times Square, New York; and the Smyth Hotel, New York.