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New York City, New York
Reviewed 25 January 2013

My husband and I stayed at the Essex House for 2 nights earlier this month and we thought it was one of the worst hotel experiences we've had in many years of traveling. We paid $350 for each night to stay in a king suite. If we had paid $150, we still would have thought it was bad, but at...

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ClevelanderMgmt, Public Relations Manager at Essex House, responded to this review

Hi Nancy, We are sorry to hear about your poor experience at Essex House Hotel. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. As a small boutique hotel, we depend on customer feedback to help us continue to grow and improve. We are in the process of improving our hotel Wifi and phone systems, which as you pointed...

Novi, Michigan
Reviewed 21 January 2013

My husband and I spent two nights here, a short weekend and we could not be more pleased. The location is fantastic. Everything is within walking distance and it is such a quaint hotel. The room was wonderful - quiet, clean and the bed was so comfy! The front desk was really helpful. It was just a wonderful getaway. Great...

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Luleå
Reviewed 17 January 2013

Me and my wife spent three wonderful nights at Essex House. We arrived on a busy weekend and had some troubles finding parking for our car. Dello fixed that! Camilo arranged so we could get a decent price on accomodation at Essex House. Eric helped us with our bags and took us to the hotel, Keisha, later on, fixed our...

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ClevelanderMgmt, Public Relations Manager at Essex House, responded to this review

Hello Ingemar, I would like to extend a warm thank you from Camilo, Keisha, Nathalie, Brad, Jose and the rest of our staff for the wonderful review. We are delighted to hear that you found our associates to be friendly and helpful, and that you enjoyed our rooms and decors. Zen Sai is still a new restaurant, and we are...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 17 January 2013

It was my first time in south beach with my friends and this hotel made our stay wonderful! It is located perfectly 1 block from ocean drive and the beach. The rooms were clean and the beds comfortable. The bathroom was big enough. The staff was amazing! Every single person was so nice and went out of their way to...

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ClevelanderMgmt, Public Relations Manager at Essex House, responded to this review

Hello Metaxia, We are looking forward to having you stay at Essex House during your next trip to Miami! Thank you for taking the time to leave us a lovely review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our rooms and found our associates to be helpful. Until your next trip to Miami! Safe travels, Kelsey Jones Clevelander &...

Buffalo, New York
Reviewed 16 January 2013

After looking over the list of the many many hotels in SB - WOW we hit the spot! As we had a one night layover before our flight to St Lucia this was the perfect fit. The hotel is close to everything. It was clean and comfortable. The hotel had a taxi ready for us in the morning for our...

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New Jersey
Reviewed 15 January 2013

I traveled to South Beach for the first time on a girls trip from January 10 - January 14. The Essex House was a perfect hotel to experience South Beach! From our first steps inside, the staff was extremely kind, courteous and informative. The hotel is very inviting - especially at night. The lobby is dimly lit and charming. We...

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Dothan, Alabama
Reviewed 10 January 2013

Perfect Location for South Beach, in the middle of it all but as quiet as you want it to be. I was very impressed with the knowledge and attitude of the staff. JJ, A J, Anthony...all great. Here for the BCS game and the young adults stayed at the Clevelander so this was perfect for checking on them. Continental Breakfast...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 9 January 2013

Great hotel, never had a problem in four stays there now. Clean,comfortable and very trustworthy. Want to mention Domingo, one of the staff. He'll bend over backwards to make your stay enjoyable....not that the others wouldn't...Now a new Asian type tappis sushi restaurant opened up there and it's very good.

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Marina del Rey, California
Reviewed 8 January 2013

This was my 3rd time staying at Essex House. The location is amazing. Ocean is 1 block away and Lincoln, where all the shops and fabulous restaurants are located, is just a short walk. The staff is very friendly and the suites are good size. The bathrooms are large and the beds are comfortable. My only complaint is there are...

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 6 January 2013

Excellent position. Quiet location. Not far from beach. Ideal for families. Poor breakfast. Small pool. Recommended for short breaks. Amazing view. Nice architecture. Confortable rooms. Nice beds. No shower. Indoor silence. Very organized place. Nice reception

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Essex House is an award-winning South Beach hotel in the Miami Beach Art Deco District. Surrounded by nightclubs, cafes and designer boutiques, Essex House is an Art Deco landmark property in the heart of South Beach. The hotel features 70 rooms including 14 luxurious suites to help you leave all of your stress behind. Your stay includes complimentary continental breakfast, a daily happy hour at Zen Sai Restaurant, and access to the nightlife at our sister property, Clevelander South Beach, located just steps away on Ocean Drive. Essex House Hotel is the perfect choice when you want the best of all worlds. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Essex House

Address: 1001 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33139-5011
Region: United States > Florida > Miami Beach
Price Range: $228 - $702 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Essex House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Essex House Hotel Miami Beach
Essex Hotel Miami Beach
Essex House Hotel South Beach
Essex Miami Beach
Essex House Miami Beach, Florida
Hotel Style:
#27 Romantic Hotel in Miami Beach
#38 On the Beach Hotel in Miami Beach
#40 Business Hotel in Miami Beach
#47 Family Hotel in Miami Beach
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“If you don't like noise, book a room facing the inside.”
 of 5 bubbles AVO_12, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Go for facing Collins Avenue”
 of 5 bubbles ali640, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Suites do not have elevator access.”
 of 5 bubbles 203murphyt, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“overall choose the hotel for any room, you are in south miami beach for fun!!!”
 of 5 bubbles navalkumarg, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking Collins Avenue will be noisier. E2 is a good room”
  • We never were tidy.
  • You get plenty of fresh clean towels.
 of 5 bubbles DevonJohn, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
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