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Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, South Beach
Ranked #29 of 207 Hotels in Miami Beach
Certificate of Excellence
Houston, Texas
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26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Very nice hotel, excellent value”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2012

I stayed at this hotel in mid-April 2012. The hotel had re-opened recently, the rooms were large and comfortable, they had fridge, flat screen TV, and a rooftop gathering place for an extensive continental breakfast and a free wine hour in the evening. Santiago, one of the managers, was superb, and made everything work all the time. The separately operated restaurant, Fresco, had excellent pizza and italian food. The hotel is right across from the beach, and the seating outside on Ocean Ave gave an excellent view point for people watching. I would highly recommend this hotel -- not a full service luxury hotel, but very very comfortable, well-tended, great location, and service oriented... I would stay here again.

  • Stayed April 2012, travelled as a couple
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Ron P, General Manager at Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, South Beach, responded to this review, 22 May 2012
Dear djh1960;

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We were delighted to have you with us and we are glad you enjoyed your time with us. We would be honored to serve you once again in the future.


Best regards,
Ron Potter
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2012

This is a lovely modern hotel in a great location right on Ocean Drive. South Beach is just across the road. The hotel is very clean and the rooms very modern. It is also reasonably priced for it's location and for Miami.

South Beach is such a beautiful beach, I can see why it is one of the most highly rated. The sand is so white and the water is a lovely temperature. It is definitely the best beach I have ever visited and you will love it if you are a beach person.

We had lunch at one of the restaurants on Ocean Drive and although it was really nice, it was so expensive but we were there to do it right so we did. The Lincoln Road area seemed to be the best place to eat and was packed with people so I would recommend going there for something rather than Ocean Drive.

There were also filming a movie while we were there which was fun and interesting to see.

I would recommend this hotel if you are staying in Miami.

  • Stayed September 2011, travelled as a couple
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Ron P, General Manager at Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, South Beach, responded to this review, 22 May 2012
Dear Travelingrumpkin:

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and we hope to serve you again in the near future.

Best regards,
Ron Potter
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Vero Beach, FL
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2012

Both my husband and I are extremely satisfied with our stay at the Edgewater Hotel. It is perfectly located in Ocean Drive and the staff is amazing. Richard at the front desk made our stay exceptional. Having drinks at the rooftop was superb. We will sure stay in this hotel again!

  • Stayed May 2012, travelled as a couple
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Ron P, General Manager at Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, South Beach, responded to this review, 22 May 2012
Dear Bella M:

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. I will share your comments with Richard and the team. We hope to serve you again in the near future.

Best regards,

Ron Potter
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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2012

My husband and I stayed here for 2 nights and we were pleased with the location and the service. Its located on Ocean Drive, the main drag of Miami beach, and the water is directly accross the street. What looks like a park between the hotel and the beach in the photos is just a small greenbelt. The staff was friendly and professional, but not over-the-top with sticky-sweetness, which is nice. The rooms were rather basic but clean. An added perk was the happy hour and the continental breakfast on the roof which offers a fantastic view of the sea.

  • Stayed April 2012, travelled as a couple
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Ron P, General Manager at Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, South Beach, responded to this review, 10 May 2012
Dear Maryn B;

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us and thank you for your business! It was a pleasure having you. I am glad you enjoyed the happy hour and the rest of what South Beach has to offer.

We hope to serve you again in the near future. Don’t forget to check us out on Facebook!


Best regards,
Ron Potter
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miami
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2012

I loved my stay at the Edgewater hotel in Miami. This was the 1st time i stayed here but certainly not my last. Richard at the front desk was great. He was very welcoming and helpful, gave me great ideas on what to do during my stay. My room was clean and comfortable I had such a great time. If you want to experience a good stay, with great customer service and an awesome location then i recommend the Edgewater Hotel.

  • Stayed April 2012, travelled with friends
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Ron P, General Manager at Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, South Beach, responded to this review, 8 May 2012
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Dear jenny g;

Thank you for sharing your experience with the Trip Advisor Audience! We are delighted to hear that Richard was able to create a memorable experience for you. We hope to serve you again in the near future and please don't forget to follow us on Facebook for special offers!

Regards,
Ron Potter
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Miami
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2012

I loved the friendly staff from the moment you walk in there were all so welcoming.

I loved the hotel it was in a great location and very nice and clean. I was on a little getaway with my boyfriend and it was perfect for those romantic weekends away. Part of the exprience of getting away is hoping you for good customer service and the gentlemen at the front desk Richard was amazing. Very friendly helpful and accomodating from the moment we walked in to the moment we checked out. Overall great experience. :)

  • Stayed April 2012, travelled as a couple
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Ron P, General Manager at Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, South Beach, responded to this review, 29 April 2012
Dear diana2jen;

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are honored to have Richard as part of our team. Richard has been a recipient of the Associate of the Month, among many other awards, for a reason. I will share your comments with him and the team. Thank you for your business and we look forward to serving you again in the future.

Warm regards,
Ron Potter
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San Francisco, California, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2012

I have visited miami many times, but I always received one star quality service, until I stayed at the edgewater in south beach....starting with the person at the reception( Richard Prado)...from there up to management,the service was more like 5 star hotel....finally felt really welcomed ...comfortable and made my stay and vacations memorable!!!I'll be back for sure...

  • Stayed March 2012, travelled with friends
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Ron P, General Manager at Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, South Beach, responded to this review, 29 April 2012
Dear GUILLERMO G:

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. You are right, it seems as though good service is a dying art which has become harder and harder to find. I have to say that we are honored to have Richard as part of our team and that he has been our most recent recipient of the Associate of the Month Award. Thank you for your business and look forward to having you back with us in the future.

Best regards,
Ron Potter
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Additional Information about Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, South Beach

Property: Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, South Beach
Address: 1410 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139-4108 (Formerly Edgewater South Beach)
Region: United States > Florida > Miami Beach > City Center
Amenities:
Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Miami Beach
#13 Romantic Hotel in Miami Beach
#23 On the Beach Hotel in Miami Beach
#42 Business Hotel in Miami Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:3 star — Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, South Beach 3*
Number of rooms: 49
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Marriott Vacation Club Pulse, South Beach has earned the status as one of Ocean Drive's most iconic properties offering 49 studios and suites. Within easy walking distance to the best of South Beach, beautiful landscapes are easily discovered. Owners and guests will be immersed in the center of the action of South Beach from the restaurants and galleries of Lincoln Road to the boutique shops and nightclubs of Collins and Washington Avenues to the turquoise waters of Miami Beach. ... more   less 
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