Aman Miami luxurious lodge/apartment wins crucial approval from Miami Seashore historic board

Jan. 13—The proposed Aman Miami job, a two-making enhancement comprised of a resort and residences by one of the premier luxurious vacation resort makes in the environment, took a important step on Jan. 12 toward closing approval.


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The Miami Seaside Historic Preservation Board gave its blessing to the venture, which will be constructed on the website of the historic Versailles Resort at 3425 Collins Ave. in Miami Beach. The Miami-primarily based developer OKO Team will renovate and preserve the Versailles, which was created in 1941, as portion of the job.

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The Versailles will dwelling 56 rooms branded by the exclusive Aman name. An additional constructing just south of the hotel will increase 23 Aman boutique residences in a constructing made by the Japanese architect Kengo Kuma.

The Historic Preservation Board will vote on the structure of the residential tower in February.

The undertaking will fill out the remaining missing piece of the Faena District, a cultural hub stretching along both of those sides of Collins Avenue from 32nd to 36th streets introduced in 2015 by Argentine developer Alan Faena.

“We recognize that the Miami Beach Historic Preservation Board took time to fully grasp how our vision for Aman Miami will profit the Faena District and preserve the legendary Versailles Lodge though contributing to the local economic climate and elevating Miami Beach’s standing as a worldwide destination,” an OKO Team spokesperson reported in a press release. “The board’s favorable vote is dependable with the common help that Aman Miami has acquired in the community and the Miami Beach community.”

Aman Miami will be the fourth U.S. place for the Aman Resorts International group, which is headquartered in Switzerland and operates resorts and villas all over Asia, Europe, Africa and the Caribbean.

The project is a joint enterprise concerning OKO Team, which is also producing the luxury condo towers Missoni Baia in Edgewater and Una Residences in Brickell, and Sir Leonard Blavatnik’s Accessibility Industries, a non-public investment company with $20 billion in holdings distribute around 6 million square feet all-around the world, which include the Faena Hotel Miami Beach.

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