We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Pelican Hotel

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Pelican Hotel
Pelican Hotel
Panoramas (23)
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

1,123 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Pelican Hotel
See the most recent reviews
Showing 788: English reviews
Olive Branch, Mississippi, United States
Reviewed 23 July 2013

My brother and i stayed at the Pelican. it was right off the beach needless to say great location. however, the staff really made it a great place to stay. the rooms were nice a bit small but cool. Each room was themed. that was cool to but the staff really made the place shine.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Patrick W
Austin
Reviewed 19 July 2013

Lets list the hard facts that made The Pelican the BEST choice for our lodging while in Miami: *FREE ALCOHOLIC HAPPY HOUR FROM 4-6pm. Yes. That's AS MANY DRINKS that you would like from these hours as a hotel guest. Just a heads up, once you START getting their yummy mojitos, you won't be able to stop. (Ask for them...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank katiepritchett
Kingston upon Hull, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 July 2013

Stayed here before travelling transatlantic on a cruise, so we had 3 days in the hotel prior to leaving, great hotel, and enjoyable stay, would stay there again, the happy hour for guests is great. looking forward to the next time, the staff are so friendly and helpful. take advantage of the free beach area and central location on miami...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Carl L
Washington, DC
Reviewed 11 July 2013

There are so many perks about this hotel that I don't know where to begin! Before I do, I must point out to you that my stay here almost didn't happen because the mother of my travel companion fell very ill shortly before our trip. Since we had purchased my stay on Hotwire, without trip insurance, there wasn't a lot...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank ngphilpot
Salem, Massachusetts
Reviewed 7 July 2013

The two of us friends shared a twin room. It was small but adequate for space. The bathroom was big but sink, mirror, everything was in the room which made getting ready tricky. Also, bathroom not ventilated so made getting ready much more sticky! The AC in the room was nice and cold. The fridge and water was a nice...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank emilyjoy
Mount Vernon, Illinois
Reviewed 6 July 2013

We stayed in the Viva Las Vegas room, and really enjoyed our stay. The hotel was clean, the rooms were fun but small, and the lobby was not air conditioned. We love the character and charm of this art deco district hotel! The staff were very friendly, helpful, and went above and beyond to make our stay enjoyable. We would...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank T L
London
Reviewed 3 July 2013

Stayed here for three nights at the end of our annual vacation in Florida. There were so many hotels to choose from in the same location and I was really attracted to the Pelica by its website and the TA star rating that it had. It certainly lived up to expectation from the minute we walked through the door. The...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank HighHeidjin
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 1 July 2013

What a perfect spot! Restaurant has amazing food, tasty mojitos from the bar.... All the staff are friendly and personable. My room was kinda creepy - half way to hollywood - it reminded me of sleeping at my grandma's house in the 80's. However, it was unique, and the bathroom was large and spotless. I would absolutely stay again!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jennifer L
PelicanHotelSobe, General Manager at Pelican Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review. We have a great room called "flower Power" that is a softer theme. We are confident you will love the decor. Best regards from the Pelican team!

North Brunswick, New Jersey
Reviewed 28 June 2013

We stayed at the Pelican for three nights during May 2013. We had an amazing experience. The check in staff was very friendly and helpful, and we also got upgraded, which gave us a beautiful room with a great ocean view. The rooms are very clean and nicely furnished. It has all the necessary amenities, as well as complimentary wifi....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank SATraveller25
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 19 June 2013

The staff at Pelican Hotel was absolutely, hands down THE BEST!!! From the time I checked-in to the last minute of my departure. I was completely exhausted upon arrival. I was greeted with champagne and a room key. No worries...Just Relax. Later on before going to dinner there was a knock on my door...a staff member offered a printed forecast...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank MsDee1433
PelicanHotelSobe, General Manager at Pelican Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ms. Dee, It was a true pleasure having you here with us and hope that you will give us the opportunity to pamper you again in the near future. On behalf of the team, Cheers!!! Lupe Castillo

709 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (459)
Viewed
Dining (36)
Viewed
Room/Suite (89)
Viewed
View from Room (17)
Viewed
Bathroom (27)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (12)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (42)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Other (235)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (222)
Viewed
Amenities (2)
Viewed
Beach (17)
Viewed
Executive Fifties (46)
Viewed
Executive Sixties (48)
Viewed
Executive Thirties (42)
Viewed
Dining (28)
Viewed
The Hotel (39)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (28)
Viewed
Room/Suite (18)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (5)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
Other (2)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Miami Beach hotels
Room Mate Waldorf Towers
#44 of 206 in Miami Beach
995 reviews
Beacon Hotel
#52 of 206 in Miami Beach
2,323 reviews
City Center
Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, South Beach
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Room Mate Lord Balfour
#23 of 206 in Miami Beach
1,170 reviews
Leslie Hotel
#41 of 206 in Miami Beach
499 reviews
Avalon Hotel
#99 of 206 in Miami Beach
827 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
Show More
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Pelican Hotel staff and other travellers.
8 questions
Ask a question
Boston, Massachusetts
over a year ago
Lisbon, Portugal
Corner Brook, Canada
Cincinnati, Ohio
over a year ago

See all questions (8)

Questions? Get answers from Pelican Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“They're all unique and cool. You can't go wrong.”
 of 5 bubbles brewstty, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Executive Thirties room is a must!!! The size of the room and the view are incredible!”
 of 5 bubbles scmacfarland, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“It was a quiet hotel, third floor was quiet!”
 of 5 bubbles molisac, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“do not take rooms with windows facing street”
 of 5 bubbles 718ziggys, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Executive Sixties was a GREAT room!”
 of 5 bubbles swheeler68, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
5 of 5