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Los Angeles, California
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43 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2015 via mobile

I've been to South Beach more than enough times to know a good hotel when I come across one and the Hotel Breakwater was one of the good ones. Everyone was super friendly and extremely helpful, especially Pablo the bellman and Tatia at the front desk. The hotel offers free wifi, bicycle usage and a fun atmosphere. I would definitely... More 

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

Dear Jal D, Thank you for for sharing such motivating feedback during your recent visit to the Breakwater South Beach. I delighted that Pablo and Tatia provided the level of service of you expect when visiting Miami Beach. I know for a fact that as I am writing this, they are most definitely already trying to raise the bar in... More 

Zurich, Switzerland
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60 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2015

We enjoyed staying at the Breakwater, when we arrived at 3pm our room wasn’t ready, but that didn’t bother us, it does mention that the rooms are available from 4pm. The Reception staff was very friendly, we had Alejandra who checked us in and Tatia who checked us out, both lovely girls. The room was clean and very spacious, we... More 

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1 Thank Karin M
csantana116, General Manager at Hotel Breakwater South Beach, responded to this review

Dear Karin M, Thank you for sharing your recent stay at the Breakwater South Beach. I'm delighted that Alejandra and Tatia made your arrival and departure as smooth as can be. We're certain that our housekeeping department will be so excited to know that you found your accommodations satisfactory when we share your feedback with them. The Breakwater South Beach... More 

Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
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13 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2015

Very helpful staff especially Juan Vargas who was so nice with us. The room was nice and big with a huge bathroom. The location is perfect in the middle of the Art Deco district, of course it's a bit noisy because of the clubs outside, but it's Miami Beach

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1 Thank Laurence P
csantana116, General Manager at Hotel Breakwater South Beach, responded to this review

Dear Laurence P, Thank you for sharing your recent visit to the Breakwater South Beach. We're happy to know that you found your room accommodations, proximity to all the fun and entertainment satisfactory. Juan will be so excited knowing that you acknowledged how helpful he and the entire was. Everyone really feeds off of providing our guest the exceptional service... More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Me and my husband stayed at this hotel on Mother's Day weekend. We stayed in a King room. We were quite surprised and impressed on how nice the property was, the upkeep, the new amenities, flatscreen tv and more. The staff were very friendly.The bathroom was gorgeous and the bed oh my it was soo comfortable. We stayed in the... More 

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

Dear Purdie614, Thank you for making the Breakwater South Beach your official Miami Beach hotel and enjoyed your Mother's Day weekend. The team works very hard on maintaining the property and its cleanliness. We're happy that you found your accommodations satisfactory, from the comfortable bed to the complimentary breakfast. When your ready to return to Miami Beach and need to... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 May 2015 via mobile

it was a terrible experience after being up at 5 a.m. to catch a flight to get to a hotel room You cannot relax on your vacation .when these things could have been prevented by checking the rooms properly

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

Dear 2Crockett, Thank you for sharing your recent stay at the Breakwater South Beach. I'm sorry that during your stay, that the Front Desk clerk was unable to provide better service within the several rooms shown to you which prohibited you from relaxing on your vacation. The deficiencies you brought to our attention have been discussed with our department head... More 

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Reviewed 19 May 2015 via mobile

The staff thysharee @ front desk & Stanley @ baggage were VERY helpful pool is awesome at night with a drink very relaxing ..loved the view & convenience ..👍👍👍 I felt at home with help !!! Go there

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

Dear acinom1885, Thank you for sharing your recent experience at the Breakwater South Beach Thysharee and Stanley will be so excited to know their hard work has gone un-noticed by you. I'm pleased that you were able to relax by the pool in the evening with a drink. When you're ready to return to Miami Beach, we hope that you... More 

New Jersey
1 review
Reviewed 18 May 2015

this was my fourth stay at my favorite place in miami….clean,friendly,and the manager natalie stanley is the best ever…i had a rooftop suite with my wife and even when the shower head broke from us "having a little bathroom fun" natalie got it fixed within minutes…if you want a romantic getaway close to the party life then this is it….i... More 

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

Dear solomon a, Thank you for returning to the Breakwater South Beach. I'm sorry that the shower head broke but under the circumstances, it sounded like Natalie was able to get everything working again for you. I'm certain that when we share your feedback with both Natalie and Stanley that they will not only continue providing the level of service... More 

Guwahati, India
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 May 2015

GOOD HOTEL,STAFF,LOCATION,FOOD-Right across the beach wow ambience,they have bicycles which you can ride for free and enjoy ride upto the pier n south beach road.Breakfast was just right.Another good thing was they gave you beach towel and 2 bottles of drinking water whenever you wanted it.Nightlife-wow.

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

Dear AQUAZONE, We're happy to know that you found the location of the Breakwater South Beach ideal for your recent visit to Miami Beach. We're certain that once we share your feedback with the entire team that they will be extremely delighted and motivated in provided the same level of service that our guest expect when staying at the Breakwater... More 

Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 May 2015

Our stay was AMAZING! The room was ready for us when we got here at 1pm. Whenever we needed help with dining Natalie was more than helpful! She even packed us a bag for the beach with waters and towels :) The hospitality felt like home. Defiantly returning next year! Worth every penny, the rooftop deck was relaxing AWESOME view... More 

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

Dear George R, We're glad to know that you had an AMAZING stay at the Breakwater South Beach. The housekeeping team works hard in trying to have rooms available for our guest that may arrive after traveling for the majority of the day before our check-in time of 4PM. I'm certain that when the staff learns how your stay went... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • 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
  • Free Breakfast
  • 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: $220 - $764 (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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Also Known As:
Hotel Breakwater South Beach Miami Beach, Florida
Hotel Style:
#66 On the Beach Hotel in Miami Beach
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“We chose a beach view. We wish the pool/bar music was played a little lower but it's MIAMI so we understood.”
 of 5 bubbles 42melaniev, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room up high and in the back if you don't like to listen to music until late - but the music was great!”
 of 5 bubbles O2604ILkerrys, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room was larger, bed was very comfortable (king size), bathroom updated. Found to be nicer than anticipated. Been to Miami Beach many times to visit, take in the night-life, stayed at many different places, found the Breakwater Hotel to a great location, reasonably priced. Weather was great too!”
 of 5 bubbles josephbE1980HB, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“please don't book no good spots”
 of 5 bubbles RC_1_13, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“be aware the hotel and the one next door are open till 3am some nights with loud music”
 of 5 bubbles stevehales2016, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
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