The legendary Boca Raton Resort & Club has achieved iconic status and monumental longevity and recognition. Discover the captivating culture and illustrious history of Addison Mizner's architecturally beautiful playground.
Boca Raton Resort & Club occupies 356 acres of prime South Florida property and has evolved from a 1920s-era tropical playground into a sleek, sophisticated modern day retreat. The Boca Raton Resort and Club took form in 1926 with the opening of Mizner's Mediterranean-style Cloister Inn. The Cloister Inn became a home to Mizner and his pet monkey, Johnnie Brown, as well as a top destination amongst glamorous guests. Nowadays, Boca Raton Resort & Club offers fresh and modern amenities and embraces the original vision of legendary architect, Addison Mizner.
Boca Raton Resort & Club has expanded to include a renowned spa, two championship golf courses, a tennis school, an expansive beach, a luxury marina and five distinctive accommodation settings.
Guests are welcome to discover the unique historic and architectural heritage of this legendary luxury hotel. Indulge in a key lime cooler and a fascinating guided tour of the hotel provided by the Boca Raton Historical Society.
Boca Raton Resort & Club is also home to the unique Baker Sponder Gallery, located at the Cloister Lobby. This gallery houses a major sculpture program and presents museum-quality works for acquisition. Meet at the Baker Sponder Gallery for a 45-minute tour and discover a variety of sculptures throughout the resort grounds. Enjoy the works of renowned artists, including Lynn Chadwick, Bill Barrett, Peter Busby, Rob Lorenson, Fernando Botero and Boaz Vaadia, Philip Grausman and Aurora Canero.
History Tour of the Resort
This walking tour of Boca Raton Resort & Club is available every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month at 2 p.m. The tour is provided by the Boca Raton Historical Society and reservations are required through the Historical Society.
Baker Sponder Gallery Tour
The Baker Sponder Gallery tour lasts for 45 minutes and offers the history of the artwork and the artists' lives. Sculpture Tours meet at the Cloister Lobby and are available on Mondays at 5 p.m. and Thursdays at 10 a.m. or by appointment.