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TravelAnne Resort Checklist The Breakers Palm Beach, FL

The Breakers is a grand resort in a category all to itself. Originally built in 1896, it remains one of America’s legendary resort destinations. There are a number of posts on this blog featuring this property. Here is a quick checklist to review before booking your stay with us.


By: TravelAnne Staff Writers

Editors Note:

In our opinion, The Breakers in Palm Beach is among the finest Resorts in the world. We have visited this property many times over the years.. most recently in August of 2020.

TravelAnne Resort Checklist - Full Experience

The Breakers Palm Beach, FL


Year Built: 1896


Last Renovated: 2020


Number of Rooms: 540


Number of Restaurants: 10 (5 outdoor) and 6 bars


Activities: 4 pools, 5 whirlpools, 25 poolside bungalows, 2

golf courses, 10 tennis courts, beach


Spa: 17 treatment rooms, 8 salon stations (rating would

be a 9 out of 10 if completely open)


Fitness: Beautiful fitness center with direct views of the

ocean (rating 10 out of 10)


Third Party Ratings: Forbes 4 Star/AAA 5 Diamond. Forbes should be 5


Date of Re-opening: Memorial Day Weekend, 2020


Shopping: Wide array of ten shops on property ranging from

shoe, jewelry,news and gifts, children’s clothing,

Ralph Lauren, Lilly, beach hut,to name a few AND

the new shops that are near their new restaurant,

Henry’s on Royal Poinciana Way


Extras: Kids Club, two Flagler Club concierge floors

$30 million is reinvested every year into the

property for continual upgrade of property.

Book through TravelAnne and get daily breakfast

for two per room, upgrade, early check-in/late

check out if available upon arrival


Arrival Experience: Efficient, friendly with lots of staff there to assist.

The lobby itself also offers a huge "wow" factor!


Cleanliness: Hand sanitizer stations are everywhere and big

enough so that you can’t miss them. Frequent

cleaning of high touch areas. Touchless digital

transactions throughout the experience. Maid

service options. All rooms have personal

hygiene kits for guests. Television remotes are

sealed in plastic and sanitized. Electrostatic spray

used for rooms and public areas as well as

combination of ionization and UV light technology

for all HVAC.


Soft Goods: Fresh as can be!


Room Lighting: Good! Love the different lighting options over the

bed with dimmer switches


Technology in room: State of the art, plenty of table top outlets for

phone charging.


Bathroom: Double sinks, separate shower and tub, nice lit

make up mirror, fancy television in the bathroom

mirror, plenty of towels and two robes


Closet and drawer space: Nice size closet, safe, drawer space both in the

closet and in the room itself.


Service: 12 on a scale of 1-10!


Mini Bar: Stocked with a variety of soft drinks, beer, water,

wine, hard liquor and snacks


View: Atlantic Oceanfront room with Juliet balcony is my

all time favorite as you sit right over the ocean and

can hear the surf if you open your sliding glass

door


Sound Proofing: The downside to the oceanfront rooms is that you

can hear the people in the next room if they are

loud talkers. It seems to be less of an issue in the

partial ocean view or garden view rooms


Activities Rating: 10 on scale of 1-10

Concierge Rating: Although remote at present they sent daily texts

asking if they could assist in any way. A definite

10 as we can speak from dealing with them many

times over the years

TravelAnne Extras!

When you book your stay at The Breakers through TravelAnne, we are able to secure complimentary daily breakfast for two and a $100 hotel credit which can be used toward food or spa. My clients can also check-in early and check out late (if available). PLUS, if an upgrade is available when you check in… that upgrade goes to you!

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