Hotel Features. The Palme d'Or provides guests the opportunity to create personalized menus from 20 tasting dishes and offers an extensive wine list. A French cuisine menu is served Tuesday through Saturday for dinners only. Fontana Restaurant specializes in seafood, Mediterranean appetizers, pastas and grilled meats in a courtyard setting amidst live music. Located within an immaculately landscaped courtyard and surrounded by cabanas sits the Biltmore Hotel-Coral Gables' 23,000-square-foot outdoor pool and 23-foot waterfall. Cardiovascular equipment, free weights and a variety of classes including yoga, body sculpting and Pilates are located in the fitness facility. The world-class Biltmore Spa features facials, body wraps, aromatherapy, massages, pedicures and manicures. The hotel provides 34 meeting rooms totaling 76,000 square feet and a business center with fax machines, copy machines, word processors and high-speed Internet access.
Guestrooms. The 275 guestrooms of the Biltmore Hotel-Coral Gables showcase original art and light-wood furnishings evoking a Mediterranean décor. European feather beds offer Egyptian-cotton duvet covers, Italian Frette linens and feather pillows. Amenities include satellite television and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access. Minibars are provided in each room. Refrigerators are available on request (surcharge). Marble bathrooms feature signature robes, slippers, and Gilchrist and Soames toiletries.
Expert Tip. Complimentary tours of the Biltmore Hotel-Coral Gables are given each Sunday afternoon by the Dade Heritage Trust. Each Thursday night, ghost stories are told fireside in the hotel lobby.