Frequently Asked Questions
The Colony is independently owned and operated.
Our hotel opened its doors in 1947, and has been an iconic presence in Palm Beach ever since. For a list of some of the celebrities who have stay here, please visit our Notable Guests page.
We are continually improving our accommodations. The Summer of 2014 will mark the completion of an $18 million project.
The Colony is located adjacent to world famous Worth Avenue in the center of the Town of Palm Beach and a football field length from the city’s best beach.
The Colony is only 5.2 miles from West Palm Beach International airport [PBI]. Fort Lauderdale Int’l Airport is 52 miles from The Colony and Miami Int’l is 74 miles.
Approximately $25 – $30.
Parking for hotel guests is available in a private lot owned by The Colony Hotel. The charge for parking is $15.00 per day, per vehicle.
Check-in time at The Colony Hotel is after 4:00 pm. Checkout time is 12:00 noon.
Yes, The Colony has three restaurants: Polo Steakhouse serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, Café 155 serving light breakfast and lunch and The Bimini Bar serving lunch and poolside cocktails. Please visit our Dining page for complete details regarding our Polo Steakhouse, Café 155 and Bimini Bar.
The Royal Room Cabaret Club said to be perhaps the Best Cabaret in the entire country brings top performers every week to Palm Beach. Enjoy dinner in this intimate setting followed by a superb cabaret performance. Tuesdays through Saturday live music and dancing is featured in our Polo Lounge. Please visit our Royal Room Cabaret page as well as our Dining Entertainment page for further details.
Our concierge can assist you with making appointments at one of the nearby world-class spas/salons or nearby fitness centers. The nearby Palm Beach Fitness Center is $20.
The Colony has two pools: one for the main hotel guests and one for our villa guests.
Pool lounges are complimentary for hotel guests. Towels are provided. We also provide towels for beach use. Our Bellman can provide beach chairs and umbrellas for the beach.
The villas, suites and penthouses have DVD players. The Colony has cable television which features HBO.
Complimentary wireless high speed internet is offered to all guests. In addition, data ports are installed on all telephones.
Our Business Center is located above the Front Desk on the Mezzanine Floor.
Guest faxes should be sent to the front desk at 561-832-7318. The charge for faxes is $1.00 per page received. The charge for sending faxes within the U.S. is $5.00 for the first page and $1.00 for each additional page. Rates are higher to send International faxes.
Room Service operates the same hours as the Polo Restaurant.
Please visit our Services and Amenities page for a detailed list of amenities provided.
Group rates are offered during certain periods where are 10 or more rooms requested per night.
The Colony’s Pavilion offers space for meetings and special events such as weddings, rehearsal dinners and teas. Contact our Catering and Banquet Department at 561-655-5430 x129 or 161. You may also visit our Meetings & Event page and Wedding Page for more details.