Check Into ‘The Ray’ Hotel Next Fall


Staff report

Downtown Delray Beach will have a new place for visitors to stay next fall.

The Ray developers Delray Beach-based Menin Development has received its final approvals from the city to build the new hotel located in Pineapple Grove.

The hotel is scheduled to be complete for Fall 2019.

Designed by Gonzalez Architects in Miami, the hotel will feature:

143 rooms and suites

Three restaurants; one on the rooftop and two premium eateries on the ground floor

Elevated, glass-enclosed event space for up to 300 guests with rooftop garden

Landscaped rooftop pool and lounge area

Fitness center

Two levels of underground parking

Chauffeured golf cart rides anywhere in downtown Delray

International hotel brand affiliation

Mobile registration, key access and app-driven amenities

“We are excited to have reached this important milestone in our efforts to bring a new hotel concept to Palm Beach County, and our hometown of Delray Beach,” said Craig Menin, President of Menin Development, Inc. “With its unique amenities, event spaces and innovative architecture, The Ray will appeal to out of state vacationers and business travelers, as well as to local and regional residents looking for a unique getaway in one of Florida’s most popular destination beach towns.”

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