Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Miami

1 Hotel South Beach
1 Hotel South Beach is a gleaming, high-end boutique hotel on Miami Beach, with its own rooftop pool and 600 feet of exclusive, pristine white sandy beach.
Affliction
Get the Miami look at Affliction, where a graphic tee is sure to pack a punch.
AG Adriano Goldschmied
Denim is king at AG Adriano Goldschmied, which houses premium jeans in a sleek, sexy setting.
Agora
One-of-a-kind trinkets line the shelves at Agora, where locals rub shoulders with tourists over shelves of offbeat accessories from afar.
Alchemist
The a car park might not sound like the place to experience unadulterated high-end fashion, but the designer boutique Alchemist has made 1111 Lincoln Road its home – and this is no ordinary car park
Alessandra Gold Concept Store
A concept store so cutting edge it should come with a safety warning.
Amethyst Couture
A fashionista's find; Amethyst Couture has everything a gal needs for a night on the tiles.
Anthropologie
If you're not inspired by the beautiful items on sale at Anthropologie, then you're beyond help; the stock is simply breathtaking.
Art Basel
Unless you've been living under a culturally-devoid rock, you'll undoubtedly have heard of Art Basel Miami Beach; it's here that artists and galleries exhibit their creative wares for the world to see.
Art Center South Florida
Make time to stop by this small art centre, where some of Miami's most interesting young talent work; you might just find the perfect piece for that space above the fireplace.
Astor Hotel
The classic Art Deco design oozes understated style and draws in an exclusive crowd...
Barton G
Barton G is one of the quintessentially OTT South Beach restaurants, lavish decor, beautiful people, over-inflated egos and great popcorn shrimp...
Bass Art Museum
The Bass has a well-deserved reputation for being a top art museum.
Betsy
As the name suggest, the Betsy is all about cutesy chic, with seekers of solitude descending on its quiet Ocean Drive location for peace, quiet and creature comforts galore.
Blackbird Ordinary
The perfect opportunity for the hidden hedonist to let loose and release that mid-week bender.
Britto Central
The main studio of Romero Britto, the famous Brazilian pop artist.
Buck 15
The bar with the coolest graffiti art and flea market sofas in Miami.
C. Madeleine’s
You may need to call your bank and warn them before you step foot in this wonderland of fashion. 
Cantina La Veinte
Cantina La Veinte, with chef Santiago Gomez at the helm, is a riot of a restaurant with Mexican flavours and bold, bright design in Downtown Miami.
Cardozo Café
Cardozo's offers excellent service and is an attractive option for a late breakfast or lunch.
Casa Tua
Extortionately priced food but it is out of this world.
Clinton Hotel
The Clinton looks after shoppers and nightclubbers alike, not forgetting dream therapy for the broke husband...
COMO Metropolitan Miami Beach
The COMO Metropolitan Miami Beach is an Art Deco hotel with sweeping views out over the Atlantic Ocean, a spa, and delicious dining and drinking venues.
Delano Hotel
A new version of South Beach's original icon.
Dream Exotic Car Rentals
Whether it's a roof-down supercar or an Abramovich-style yacht you're after, Dream Exotic caters to your every hedonistic whim.
Epic Hotel
The Epic certainly lives up to its name with epic interiors that are remembered long after your stay; Asian restaurant Zuma finishes things off fabulously...
Florida Yacht
You're nobody in Miami until you're whizzing along the ocean in a suitably powerful boat. After all, in this town size is everything.
Fontainebleau
Most will recognise the Fontainebleau from Goldfinger, but non-film fanatics will still appreciate the hotel for its extremely well-appointed rooms and more awe-inspiring amenities than you can shake a gold finger at...
Gale South Beach
A glamorous hotel that makes the most of its Tropical Art Deco style and unobstructed rooftop views of the ocean, the Gale South Beach is a local legend.
Gansevoort Miami Beach
Gansevoort Miami Beach knows what beach bunnies want, and gives it to them by the bucket-and-spade load with a ludicrously oversized beach club and a breathtaking rooftop pool and bar. And that's before you even step a well-heeled foot inside.
Icebox Café
If it's good enough for Oprah and her yo-yoing waistline, then the cakes at Icebox Café are certainly good enough for us.
James Royal Palm
Stunningly restored with a new feel as laid back as the amenities and service are sharp. 
Juvia
With the panoramic, penthouse view, the lithe, Latino bods languidly lounging and the exquisite creations on your plate you'll need a third eye to soak it all up.... 
Katsuya
Undeniably some of the finest sushi in Miami in equally delicious surroundings. 
Khong River House
Sublimely authentic Thai food with a gin selection to match. 
Kidrobot
Take the little 'uns to Kidrobot; a stylish shrine to toys and clothes for luxury-loving kids.
La Mar by Gaston Acurio
A Peruvian restaurant in the luxe surrounds of the Mandarin Oriental, La Mar by Gaston Acurio offers superlative cuisine and views of the Miami skyline.
Lords South Beach
The first truly gay hotel slap in the middle of South Beach...
Mansion
A perfect example of glitzy Miami nightlife, Mansion delivers six VIP areas, five dance rooms and very pricey cocktails, but if you're looking for a piece of the celebrity scene, you can get it here.
National
The National talks a big SoBe game with perhaps the best-looking pool in town...

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