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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

1) Over priced hotel with good food, but varied, good to poor service, depending on the person serving. 2) Various hidden charges that are not transparent when making the booking. 3) Wi Fi was hit & miss daily 4) Rooms had a pleasant decor but too small 5) Whilst some of the staff were very pleasant, the general manager took...

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Daly City, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although we didn't stay at the Pelican hotel during our stay in Miami, we did venture out to South Beach a few times. One of them was late on a Monday night, when there wasn't much going on. We walked along Ocean Drive and decided to walk into the main bar for a quick drink. My GF and I are...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was planning a weekend trip to Miami (November 11th-14th) and of course I immediately searched hotels using Priceline and cross referencing with Yelp. I am forever grateful for all the Yelp reviews that lead me to the Pelican hotel. The reviews were pretty much spot on! For me, South Beach is an interesting place since it seems like these...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our room was really cool - themed USA. A lot of thought has gone into the design of the rooms. Heaps of benefits/free perks for staying here: 2 free bottles of water a day, free (and good) breakfast, 20% off at the Pelican restaurant, free use of beach day beds, little chocolates delivered to your room in the evening, 2...

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Liverpool, England
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After reading good reviews on here and it being with my price range for a stay on South Beach, I booked four nights to stay at The Pelican through Hotels.com this November (2016). Being located on Ocean Drive was a selling point as it's opposite the beach and free breakfast and two free cocktails every night (4-6pm only) was another....

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Thank Zej
Reunion, Florida
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very unique experience. Art Deco design of the hotel first rate. Corner room overlooking South Beach was spot on! Bar inside was hotel very fun on Saturday night. Dinner on the front porch dining area was the place to be on a weekend. Make sure to try the Paella it is very tasty. Noise level high but to be expected...

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Riverside, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Pelican is a great little retro hotel in the heart of South Beach. The location was great, tons of people watching from the front patio. A stroll across the street and your on the beach. The rooms are small, but that's to be expected in a vintage building like this. Every theme room has different vintage furnishings and even...

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Thank Susan W
Sackets Harbor, New York
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great stay, Carlos at the front desk was extremely accommodating. The only things I have to mention is the odd smell in the hallways and the fact that the restaurant completely forgot my room service order. It wasn't a huge deal. Great spot with a lot to do right there.

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Thank Jennifer D
north east
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked this hotel for the price and location (£92.00 per night). There is a $15 per night resort fee but this does give you free breakfast, towels and sun lounger on the beach and two free drinks at happy hour. Good value hotel, rooms were small but sufficient and decorated more like a b&b than a commercial hotel. It...

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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

This place was nothing less than amazing! The staff was extremely friendly and accommodating, and the view from our room was perfection. Free breakfast every morning and two free drinks a person during happy hour helped start our days and nights off right. We also received complimentary beach towels and chairs for our beach days. Me and my husband will...

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PelicanHotelSobe, General Manager at Pelican Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sierra R, Thanks so much for choosing The Pelican for such an important occasion. We are delighted to know we provided you with a memorable experience. My self and my entire team are looking forward to your next visit Lupe

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A toy-hotel decorated with taste and no compromises, playing around different styles, recycled furniture and objects in an exquisite design and contemporary flair. At the Pelican, you see dining rooms from the 40's, refrigerator's from the 30's, sideboards stolen from a whorehouse, schools and churches for a paramount visual result, emphasizing the trends of the underground culture, movies (John Waters, Pedro Almodovar) and Disney cartoons. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pelican Hotel

Address: 826 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-5809
Region: United States > Florida > Miami Beach
Price Range: $193 - $2,188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Pelican Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
Pelican Hotel Miami Beach, Florida
Pelican Miami Beach
Hotel Style:
#14 Family Hotel in Miami Beach
#16 Romantic Hotel in Miami Beach
#22 Business Hotel in Miami Beach
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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“I wouldn't get a room near the elevator or stair well, they might be a little noisier.”
 of 5 bubbles susanw398, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Executive Suites is the way to go!”
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“Rooms in the back are quiet. Oceanfront are noiser”
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 of 5 bubbles byounger202, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“room 212 has a nice cuban caribbean style with old good days furniture.”
 of 5 bubbles , 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room on 2nd floor worked out just fine in terms of quietness.”
 of 5 bubbles ashleyj312, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
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