Delano Hotel in South Beach certainly exemplifies an exclusive atmosphere. Starting from the valet parking to the entrance, hotel guests are definitely the number one priority. Having a parking strategy on Collins isn’t the only preparation you need. Make sure that you are on the guest list before you even try to get in. This place is slightly upscale with a more sophisticated crowd, ranging from late 20’s and above. The ambience requires mature dress attire – think “work party” feel. Most women in the hotel are dressed conservative and men don their slacks or dress shirt and jeans. Many of the guests are
travelling for business or have some connection with the hotel, itself. The music is mostly house and hip-hop, and the cheapest bottle starts at $350, going up to $1000 or more. If you are a visitor, Delano is a nice and convenient place to stay and enjoy the nightlife. The best part of this place is the courtyard which has a beautiful cascading pool and hammocks placed strategically around the premise between tree— I was tempted to trade my heels for towel and a pillow.