Nestled between the shores of the Atlantic Ocean and the Intracoastal Waterway in Hollywood, Florida, is the renowned Diplomat Resort & Spa, Curio–A Collection by Hilton. As South Florida’s premier meetings destination, the resort is conveniently located just minutes from Miami and Fort Lauderdale. Composed of experienced and passionate professionals with a reputation for quality of service, Diplomat’s sales team is able to customize and create the most memorable events for groups from 10 to 5,000.

What’s New

Diplomat Resort & Spa celebrated its legendary roots while toasting an exciting future as it joined Curio–A Collection by Hilton in October 2014. The resort, which was acquired by Thayer Lodging Group in September, will undergo a $100 million enhancement initiative expected to begin next year.

Meeting Space

Ranked among the Top 10 of CVENT’s Top 100 Meeting Hotels in the U.S., Diplomat Resort & Spa’s convention center boasts over 200,000 sq. ft. of flexible function space and features a 50,000-square-foot unobstructed Great Hall, four ballrooms including the 20,000-square-foot Grand Ballroom, which overlooks the Atlantic Ocean, and 39 breakout rooms which vary in size. Comprehensive technology and on-site IT, audio visual and transportation services are available throughout the convention center. Full catering services are also available, including Kosher kitchen service.

With South Florida’s beautiful lush costal scenery as a backdrop, Diplomat also offers outdoor function space poolside, beachfront or Intracoastal Waterway. In fact, sail beyond the meeting room along the Intracoastal Waterway on a chartered yacht from Diplomat’s private marina.

From inspiring spaces to healthful menus and thoughtful attention to details, themed, outdoor and offsite activities from charity events to tours of the Everglades are easily organized in collaboration with your dedicated convention services event team.


Enjoy beautiful nights and blissful mornings with 998 guest rooms, including 96 suites, with most rooms featuring magnificent views of the Atlantic Ocean and private balconies. Offering a variety of on-property amenities and activities, Diplomat is home to six onsite dining options including the award-winning AAA Four Diamond rated Diplomat Prime. The resort also features a luxurious 14,000-square-foot full-service spa featuring magnificent ocean views, a halotherapy salt steam room, Vichy shower, relaxation room and duet room. A two-story fitness studio is available to guests 24 hours a day and includes an elevated cardio-deck with ellipticals, treadmills, stationary bikes and free weights.

Outside, guests can enjoy a unique pool experience at the one-of-a-kind infinity-edge pool with see-through bottom, the 240-foot lagoon style pool or just enjoy the South Florida rays at a poolside cabana. For thrill-seekers, water adventures are available right on the resort’s beach with jet skis, kayaks and paddle boards available for rent daily. For smaller guests, the resort offers a fun, activity-filled Kids Club for children ages 4 to 12. Designed to delight and entertain, the supervised daytime program is available for half day or full day sessions. With Hollywood Trolley and the Water Taxi making regular stops at the resort, exploring the local area is a breeze.

Diplomat Resort & Spa Hollywood

3555 South Ocean Drive
Hollywood, FL 33019

-More than 200,000 sq. ft. of flexible function space
-The Great Hall has 50,0000 sq. ft. of unobstructed space
-4 ballrooms, including the 20,000-square-foot Grand Ballroom
-39 additional breakout rooms
-Outdoor special event areas
-Comprehensive technology, onsite IT, A/V and transportation services

Getting There: Diplomat Resort & Spa is located in Hollywood, Florida, 15 minutes from Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport (FLL) and 30 minutes from Miami International Airport (MIA).