Hard Rock Hotel Daytona Beach Opens to Applause
The Hard Rock Hotel Daytona Beach is the destination’s newest beachfront hotel, and the fourth Hard Rock Hotel in Florida. Located just over a mile from the iconic Daytona Beach Pier and the Ocean Center meeting, convention and event complex, the 200-room property offers 20,000 sq. ft. of indoor and outdoor meeting space.
“The new music-inspired Hard Rock Hotel Daytona Beach is introducing the global brand’s iconic vibe and energetic beat to meetings and events along this wide stretch of world-famous Atlantic shoreline," said Kathy Masterson, director of sales, Hard Rock Hotel Daytona Beach
“From elegant to edgy, the property can accommodate up to 590 guests – whether indoors in a meeting room, within our private courtyard or along the expansive oceanfront terrace,” she added.
The 6,204 sq. ft. Avalon Ballroom can be divided into two equal spaces. The Avalon Terrace offers an additional 10,000 sq. ft. of oceanfront space. There are three smaller meeting rooms ranging in size from 400 sq. ft. to 575 sq. ft, plus the Royalty Courtyard for outdoor gatherings.
The Hard Rock Hotel Daytona Beach exemplifies the global brand’s musical theme, with brand-exclusive offerings and amenities including The Sound of Your Stay® music program, offering complimentary use of Fender guitars and Crosley record players with a selection of vinyl records for in-room listening or jam sessions. Guests can also opt to download curated music playlists.
Other amenities include free Wi-Fi, use of two beach chairs and umbrella, and complimentary self-parking. Valet parking and Tesla charging stations are also available.
For dining, the hotel features the signature Sessions restaurant and bar, open-air Wave Terrace and Constant Grind for coffee and quick bites. The beachfront pool features an expansive party deck and outdoor pool bar and grill.
To round out the guest experience, the hotel offers the Hard Rock Roxity Youth Club™, a fitness center, and a full-service spa and salon. The brand’s signature Rhythm & Motion menu within the Rock Spa® & Salon offers the world’s first fully immersive music-centric spa treatments that utilize amplified vibrations, pressures and patterns
The Hard Rock Hotel Daytona Beach is located just 30 minutes from Daytona Beach International Airport, one hour from the Orlando Sanford International Airport, 90 minutes from the Orlando International Airport, and less than two hours from Jacksonville International Airport. Private jet access is also available.
The property had a soft opening on Mar. 1, and hosted its first event on Mar. 23, an awards banquet for the Volusia Building Industry Association’s 2018 Parade of Homes. The sold-out event drew more than 260 people and the hotel received rave reviews from attendees. On Apr. 14, surf music pioneer Dick Dale is scheduled to perform as the first headlining concert act. A grand opening event for the hotel is scheduled for May 1.