The Raleigh Returns to Miami Beach • Hotel Designs

SHVO, the New York-based, culture-defining real estate investment and development company, and ultra-luxury global hotel brand Rosewood Hotels & Resorts, announced the next chapter of Miami Beach’s iconic property, The Raleigh, with a long-awaited revival and restoration. the three Peter Marino-designed components include a 60-key Rosewood-managed hotel, fully restored and elegantly modernized with ultra-luxury service and amenities; Rosewood Residences Miami Beach, a new 17-story oceanfront tower with 44 residences and timeless architecture; and a private club offering beachfront dining and recreation.

“As manager of Miami’s most iconic property, The Raleigh, I am thrilled to partner with preeminent luxury hotel brand, Rosewood Hotels & Resorts, and world-renowned architect Peter Marino to reinventing and securing The Raleigh’s rich heritage, creating a new, unrivaled Miami Beach hotel experience,” said Michael Shvo, SHVO President and CEO. “We are excited to introduce the hotel along with the residences of The Raleigh, which offer the unique opportunity, for the very first time, to live on the property.”

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Acclaimed American architect and frequent SHVO collaborator Peter Marino leads the design and restoration of the property in collaboration with Miami-based Kobi Karp Architecture, engaging celebrated artists and artisans to imagine an elegant and authentic contemporary design. Keeping in mind the Raleigh’s distinct history in Miami, the Raleigh’s famous gathering places, the Martini Bar and the Tiger Room, will be restored and reborn with Miami’s historic Art Deco elegance and its modern roots.

“At Rosewood, we are committed to preserving historic gems that truly embody their destinations, while breathing new life into properties,” said Sonia Cheng, Managing Director of Rosewood Hotel Group. “Our commitment to the local community is to ensure that The Raleigh honors its heritage so that locals and visitors alike can once again savor this long-cherished property.”

art deco curved edge of historic Raleigh pool

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Originally built in the 1940s by Miami architect Lawrence Murray Dixon, The Raleigh will be completed with the addition of its two historic neighbors, the Richmond and South Seas hotels, with each building’s historic Art Deco facade restored and integrated into the ultra-luxurious hotel. , in line with the guiding philosophy of Rosewood A Sense of Place. SHVO purchased the Raleigh, South Seas and Richmond hotels in 2019 with Deutsche Finance America.

Working closely with the Miami Beach Historic Preservation Board, SHVO’s comprehensive and meticulous restoration plans are now underway and include Miami’s most iconic pool known for its curvaceous design and tropical foliage, named the most beautiful Pool of America by Time Magazine.

tropical miami greenery and curved edges at The Raleigh pool

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“This fresh and historic restoration and renovation of The Raleigh joins a private beach club with a Latin beat and sleek residences of understated black, white and ivory,” Marino said. “This mix is ​​the best Miami cocktail I can imagine.”

The new contemporary tower adjacent to the historic Raleigh hotel will house Rosewood Residences Miami Beach, featuring 44 private homes with stunning ocean views and prime proximity to the ocean. The tower facade, inspired by Marino’s ongoing architectural commissions for Chanel, features white columns and black mullions that create rhythm and movement while prioritizing large windows for maximum light, air and ocean views. In the interiors, a calm material palette with artisan plasters, hand-painted woodwork and immaculately detailed noble stones create a serene and elegant place to live. The residences are accessed via a private porte-cochere and two dedicated residential lobbies displaying works of art and furniture selected by the architect.

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