Best Rooms: Rooms facing Biscayne Boulevard have bay views and are available in all room categories.
3.5 star hotel
Area: Miami Financial District
1.82 mi from Jungle Island
Best Rooms: Rooms facing east on floors 7 - 11 offer a beautiful view of the ocean.
Best Rooms: The hotel is only two stories high and is surrounded by taller buildings, so there aren't particularly great views offered from any of the rooms.
4 star hotel
Area: Flamingo - Lummus, Miami Beach
2.66 mi from Jungle Island
Best Rooms: Pad Deluxe rooms have the most preferable view, which is of the pool. The other view is of Collins Avenue, which is good if you enjoy people watching.
Best Rooms: Most of the ocean views are blocked by the surrounding buildings, so your best option is to request a room facing the courtyard.
Best Rooms: Suites facing Ocean Dr. on floors 3 - 5, offer a great view of the ocean.
Best Rooms: The City View Rooms offer a nice view of the cityscape and Deco Dr., but if you want to enjoy panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean and South Beach ask for a Oceanfront Room on higher floor.