5 Hotel Gift Shops That Raise the Bar on Shopping!

BY Rebecca Wallwork | August 17, 2018 | Feature Features

There are hotel gift shops and hotel gift shops. These five stand out thanks to interesting selections and one-of-a-kind inventories.
Limited EDITION, The Lobby Store

Play Things
Combine hotelier Ian Schrager’s effortless cool and the hip creativity of the BASE stores and you’ll arrive at Limited EDITION, The Lobby Store at The Miami Beach EDITION. Designed and curated by BASE’s Steven Giles, the store features pieces guaranteed to make you feel like an influencer. That includes Comme des Garçons fragrances, MYKITA sunglasses and hand-crafted BLAMO toys. 2901 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, 786.257.4500

Global Goods
The Faena Miami Beach simply doesn’t do simple, so you can count on unearthing unique finds at the Tierra Santa Boutique, in the hotel’s opulent spa. We’re talking essential oils, healing crystals and Indian malas, along with South American-inspired accessories and hand-embroidered ottomans. Custom-designed Tierra Santa singing bowls make a wow-worthy gift. 3201 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, 786.655.5570

Turkish Delights 

The Four Seasons Hotel at The Surf Club was built on showcasing the best of everything, and the Turkish linens and home goods available at the hotel’s Haremlique a la Mer boutique more than fit the mold. Bed linens made from 100 percent Egyptian cotton anchor a collection of impeccable towels, robes and table linens, plus loungewear, scented candles and decadent soaps. 9101 Collins Ave., Surfside, 305.381.3333

Beach Chic

The Jennifer Miller boutique at W South Beach features a sharply edited collection of fashion, jewelry, gifts and accessories—all of it Palm Beach, Hamptons and South Beach-compliant. This summer, hot items include a custom-made Dusty Pink monokini, beach pouches emblazoned with cheeky quotes, and bold, bright Flower Drop earrings. 2201 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, 305.938.3000

Poolside Color
Even if you’re just dropping by The Standard Spa for a happy hour frosé, it’s hard to resist popping into The Shop to browse the wall of colorful sunglasses, racks of bikinis and board shorts, and collection of designer gifts. Brands include Eres, Lemlem, Solid & Striped and Soloudos, plus Standard collaborations with creative partners like Quiksilver, KAWS and José Parlá. 40 Island Ave., Miami Beach, 305.704.3927

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