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Walled Lake, Michigan
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

My wife and I love this hotel. We actually stayed in the Edison building 2 times once in June 2016 and again February 2017. It is located in the heart of all the action. We enjoy walking across the street to the beach during day. Mangos night club is just down the street and is a must go if enjoy...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights over the weekend. Absolutely fantastic location for the bars and restaurants ocean drive has to offer. Straight across from the beach. Lively bar right next door called ocean ten with live bands and singers every night, music does go on until the early hours which can be heard from the room so if you are...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Despite the great photography work, the place looks not as good as its shown in pictures. The rooms on the sister prop are very basic and small compared to the ones on the main building and the access to them is a bit estrange, cos you have to cross one restaurant (and its pool) then move between ice cream shop...

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Thank Roberto G
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Hotel Breakwater SoBe with friends for one night. I wished we had stayed longer!!! It is a prefect location and one can explore the area on provided bikes. Our room was clean and very comfortable. The rain shower was awesome. The staff was helpful and provided us with whatever we wanted. Breakfast was included with our...

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csantana116, General Manager at Hotel Breakwater South Beach, responded to this review

Hi Doug R, Thank you for sharing your recent stay at the Breakwater South Beach and providing such a great review. We're delighted that the locations was ideal and that your accommodations met your expectations. We certainly look forward to your next visit where you will be able to stay longer. Please do not hesitate to contact us at reservations@breakwatersouthbeach.com...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Happy hour drink special was a joke! 2 for 1 was 48$ with more ice than alcohol. I had 2 separate requests prior to check in and neither of them were met. 1 request ocean view room I paid for could not see the ocean from room 2 early check in was not met either.

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csantana116, General Manager at Hotel Breakwater South Beach, responded to this review

Hi Roam6771, Thank you for sharing your recent stay. We sorry that the drink special was more than you expected in South Beach. With regards to your request, early check-in is based upon availability and I would need more information to your second request to verify the room type. We sincerely hope that we can have the opportunity to serve...

Northern Virginia, Virginia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The location is perfect and the staff was so helpful and friendly. Our room was very comfortable and clean. The hotel has been up-dated with new showers, mini bar and great beds. Our room included breakfast and it was very good. We will stay there again.

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csantana116, General Manager at Hotel Breakwater South Beach, responded to this review

Greetings vstratman, Thank you for sharing your recent stay at the Breakwater South Beach during your recent visit to Miami Beach. Our entire team will be extremely delighted that you felt everyone was so helpful and friendly. We are also please that you found the location and accommodations to your satisfaction. We certainly look forward to your return in the...

montreal canada
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good hotel on ocean drive. Nice staff. Beds are comfy. Rooms clean. Took a little while to get our room... Slloooooooooowwww maid service omg Anyway... Not a big deal. Beside the hotel is a bar that plays live music every night... So if you don't like noise, don't stay here or ask for a room on the quiet side.

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Lake Orion, Michigan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really nice hotel right on South Beach. Room was updated, very clean and quiet. Staff at the bar and restaurant were great - Very entertaining and accommodating. Caught a couple of good live bands. Valet parking is difficult.

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csantana116, General Manager at Hotel Breakwater South Beach, responded to this review

Greetings CDHIII, Thank you for sharing your recent stay at the Breakwater South Beach during your recent visit to Miami Beach. Our entire team will be extremely delighted that you felt everyone was so helpful and friendly. We are also please that you found the location and accommodations to your satisfaction. We certainly look forward to your return in the...

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and stayed for 5 days, their staff is top notch, very accommodating. Please see Ralpheal, Liz, Lori, Pedro and or Carlos the General Manager. They made my stay wonderful, they recommended restaurants, clubs and activities for us to make our stay unforgettable. Their breakfast was good and the staff at Paparzzi were nice. My room was clean, the...

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csantana116, General Manager at Hotel Breakwater South Beach, responded to this review

Hi Melanie J, Thank you for spending your Super Bowl week with us at the Breakwater South Beach. We're all so happy that you enjoyed your unforgettable stay! Please do not hesitate to contact us directly at reservations@breakwatersouthbeach.com when your ready to come back to South Beach. We look forward to your next stay! Yours in Hospitality, Carlos Santana General...

New Brunswick, New Jersey
Reviewed 1 week ago

horrible rooms , water doesn't run well , no hot water for more then 2 min, sinks clogged up................ just deplorable. I suggest if you want to feel safe and comfortable stay else where, we wound up leaving and staying at East Hotel in Brickell...beautiful hotel

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Breakwater, is a fun, bustling and entertaining historic Art Deco hotel located in the heart of South Beach's famous Ocean Drive. The hotel is a non-stop, active delight right in the center of everything that is South Beach. You'll find yourself within walking distance of a wide variety of outdoor cafes serving every style of cuisine imaginable, art galleries, night clubs, the famous Beach, the Versace Mansion, beach front walking, biking and jogging paths, world class events like the Wine and Food Festival, as well as the fabulous shops of Lincoln Road Mall. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Breakwater South Beach

Address: 940 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-5013
Region: United States > Florida > Miami Beach
Price Range: £140 - £442 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Breakwater South Beach 3.5*
Number of rooms: 99
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Hotel Breakwater South Beach Miami Beach, Florida
Hotel Style:
#73 On the Beach Hotel in Miami Beach
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“Ask for rooms at the main building.”
 of 5 bubbles Robguz000, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“A room away from courtyard is quieter ...”
 of 5 bubbles 554dougr, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms in the front, I understand were a bit loud. We were on the side and heard nothing”
 of 5 bubbles vstratman, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at the back and higher floors are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles urvin23, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you want a quiet hotel BUT also want the crazyness of Ocean Drive then go to a hotel down the South end.”
 of 5 bubbles Rugbnut, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
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