The Betsy

Accolades

2019

  • Four Stars, Forbes
  • Four Diamonds, AAA
  • Ten Best Small Luxury Hotels in the World, U.S. News and World Report
  • World's Best Top Two Resort Hotel in Greater Miami Beach Award Winner, Travel + Leisure

2018

  • Four Stars, Forbes
  • Four Diamonds, AAA
  • World's Best Top Two Resort Hotel in Miami Beach Award Winner, Travel + Leisure 
  • Gold Badge Winner, U.S. News & World Report

2017

  • Four Stars, Forbes
  • Four Diamonds, AAA
  • Best Businesses Partnering with the Arts in America, American’s for the Arts 
  • World's Best Top Resort Hotel in Miami Beach, Travel + Leisure 
  • Gold List Award, Condé Nast Traveler
  • Top 10 Best Boutique Hotels in the US, Zoe Report
  • Best Spa Hotels In The USA, U.S. News & World Report
  • Citizen of the Year to Jonathan Plutzik, Platinum, Real Estate Council of the Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce
  • Innovative Architecture Award, Platinum, Real Estate Council of the Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce
  • Historic Preservation Award, Sliver, Real Estate Council of the Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce
  • Honor Award for Excellence for Overall Hotel, Greater Miami and the Beaches Hotel Association
  • Honor Award for Excellence for Hotel Outdoor Divine Detail, Greater Miami and the Beaches Hotel Association
  • Miami Beach's Best Hotels, US News and World Report 

2016

  • Four Stars, Forbes
  • Four Diamonds, AAA
  • Reader's Choice Award for Top Hotels in Miami, Condé Nast Traveler
  • Best Urban Hotel in Canada, USA, Mexico & The Caribbean, Condé Nast Johansens 
  • Ally Award for Betsy PACE Programs, Aqua Foundation
  • 'Woman Worth Knowing Award' to VP, Deborah Briggs, Miami Beach Women's Commission's 
  • Jan Pfeiffer Distinguished Service Award to Jonathan Plutzik, Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce's 

2015

  • Four Stars, Forbes
  • Four Diamonds, AAA
  • Best Steak House in Miami, Eater.com
  • Favorite Boutique Hotel, Pink Flamingo Awards
  • One of top three Romantic Hotels in America, USA Today
  • LGBT Community Visionary & Ally Award, Unity Coalition
  • 10 Best Beach Wedding Venues in Miami, Brides Magazine

2014

  • Four Stars, Forbes
  • Four Diamonds, AAA
  • Best Steakhouse in Miami, Miami New Times
  • Champion of Change Award to Jonathan Plutzik, The White House 

2013

  • Four Stars, Forbes
  • Four Diamonds, AAA
  • Good to Great Award – Small Business Designation, Miami Chamber of Commerce 
  • Top 14 Hotels in the World Inspired by Literature’, CNN
  • Top Literary Hotel, New York Times 
  • Most Excellent Small Hotel - North America, Condé Nast Johansens

2012

  • Boutique Hotelier of the Year (Jonathan Plutzik), Boutique Lifestyle and Lodging Association 
  • Boutique Hotel of the Year (The Betsy), Boutique Lifestyle and Lodging Association 
  • Outstanding Community Relations Program, GMBHA 
  • Arts Challenge Winner for The Writer’s Room, Knight Foundation 
  • Best Hotel (under 100 rooms), Ocean Drive Mag

2011

  • Special Service Recognition, Miami Dade Public Schools
  • Outstanding Community Relations Program, GMBHA
  • Recommended Hotel, Condé Nast Johansens 

2010

  • Hot Hotel, Condé Nast Traveller