Located in the quaint, eclectic coastal town of Rosemary Beach, fuses the town’s distinct Southern charm with luxury and style, beckoning urbanites seeking only the finest in intimate, inspired and irreplaceable travel experiences. Overlooking the Gulf of Mexico and surrounded by unique architecture in a West Indies-inspired destination, this romantic 55-room boutique hotel is the go-to place for a sophisticated beachside visit.
The Pearl does a wonderful job at showcasing the artistry of Rosemary Beach throughout its grounds. The hotel’s timeless black–and–white striped marquees and elegant aesthetics bring to life the charming, yet upscale disposition of the town; while private in-room balconies – all of which offer sweeping views of the Gulf or surrounding Rosemary Beach – immerse you in the stunning scenery and playful energy of the area. This hidden gem also features in-room Apple TV services, allowing you to stream your favorite shows wirelessly. You can even watch from the bathtub thanks to a screen cleverly integrated into the bathroom mirror.
The Pearl is also home to an award-winning restaurant and rooftop lounge in homage to Hemingway’s favorite haunt in Cuba, as well as the poolside Spa Pearl. The award winning restaurant, Havana Beach Bar & Grill serves up Gulf Coast American cuisine with vibrant Latin Caribbean influences in a comfortable, communal setting; and the hand-carved mahogany bar offers a smartly curated collection of elixirs worthy of Hemingway himself. You can also experience the town’s 30A lifestyle from the stylish, relaxed Havana Beach Rooftop Lounge. This alfresco venue features bistro style seating, cabanas, firepits and stunning views of the Gulf’s turquoise water as well as the hotel’s adults-only pool. Look no further. This is the spot to eat, drink, and lounge in style.
Being surrounded by such unique architecture and tranquil scenery, you’ll be inspired to explore the intriguing area by foot or bike. Nicely, The Pearl is managed by St. Joe Club & Resorts meaning you can access a multitude of their private membership club’s amenities. Craving a peaceful beach day atop the Gulf’s sugar white sand? No problem! One of many St. Joe Club & Resorts amenities is private beach access. Want to putt green all day? You got it! Guests of The Pearl also have access to two private golf courses; What about if you want bike down to Main Street or have beach bonfire under starry skies? Your wish is their command! Guests are also gifted with complimentary bicycle use as well as access to beach bonfire services. A hotel staff member even arranges all details from preparing the fire to providing fixings for s’mores.
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