Has Christmas snuk up on you this year? Mid-week Christmases always catch us by surprise. Fortunately, Essensia Restaurant has prepared a scrumptious 3-course Christmas Eve dinner and Christmas Day brunch buffet that is sure to delight even the most sophisticated palates. Prepared for you by Essensia’s Signature Chef, Julie Frans and her talented culinary team, experience a flavorful and seasonal Christmas menu prepared with the highest quality local, natural and sustainable ingredients. So before you start freaking out about all the last minute shopping, party planning, gift wrapping, and cooking; reserve your table at Essensia and have at least one of those things taken care of for you!
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Talk about a pre-meal workout. The Palms Hotel & Spa and Essensia Restaurant have joined together to bring you our monthly yoga and garden-to-table dinner series to take place on our hotels Veranda Terrace Wednesday November 12 – offering a mix of garden-to-table dining, spa relaxation and meditation all under one roof. Following yoga, nourish your body with a wholesome healthy meal prepared with ingredients grown in our onsite Chef’s Organic Garden and prepared by Executive Chef Julie Frans.
Thousands of volunteers from over 100 countries will spend their morning collecting millions of pounds of litter and debris on inland roadsides, coastal areas, inland lakes and rivers. In Miami-Dade County, volunteers will assist in this effort to clean and protect the environment by eliminating debris that injures wildlife and contaminates our beaches. Help The Palms Hotel & Spa make our world a cleaner place by joining us tomorrow, Saturday September 20 from 9am – 12pm for this annual event!
Join us and naturalist Frank W. Shena this Sunday, September 21st, at 5 p.m. on a two hour complimentary guided boardwalk tour.
In Miami Beach, there is no standard way to practice yoga – no one and only yogi. Some practice once a week and stop for a glass of wine on the way home and others make it an absolute way of life. What’s important is that you find your own state of Zen or higher level of concentrated meditation. If you are looking for a place where you can really get away from it all — and, of course, return to your center — consider The Palms Hotel & Spa’s Yoga, Spa and Garden-to-Table Wednesday’s featuring top-quality yoga instruction with garden side dinner at one of the most beautiful locales on Miami Beach.
Depending on where you call home, winter may seem like an odd time to find seasonal fruits and vegetables that are native to where you live. But despite the recent chilly temperatures in South Florida, there’s still plenty of tasty, in-season produce that’s ripe for the picking.
Poolside chilling… The Palms is ready for summer time! Join us every week for 4-6-8-10 Tiki Tuesday starting today.
Fertile Earth Foundation along with the Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce hosts the 2nd Annual Underground Miami Fundraising event at The Palms Hotel & Spa.
This Holiday Season The Palms Hotel & Spa invites South Floridians to come together and rejoice. On Christmas Eve, Essensia Restaurant will offer a special three course prix fixe dinner menu for $59 per person and $19 for kids 10 and under (plus tax and gratuity).
Announcing Essensia’s Fall Farm-to-Table Seasonal Supper highlighting the restaurant’s concept of “Global Inspiration – Local Preparation”