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Reviewed 1 February 2017

We booked a the suite and it was worth every dollar. The room was extremely clean. The staff were so friendly and helpful. The view I had was outstanding. Waking up to the beautiful sunset with the waves crashing onto the beach was breath taking. I highly recommend The Colony Hotel to anyone. Look forward to staying here again.

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Eddie N, General Manager at The Colony Hotel, responded to this review

Crystal, Thank you so much for your review. I'm so glad you an amazing time with us and that you enjoyed your room and view. We do have an amazing staff thank you. Hope to have you back with us soon. Regards, David Rodriguez GM

New York City, New York
Reviewed 16 January 2017

The place is in a great location and the concierge was great, for the $ this was a great hotel. If you are looking for a topnotch hotel this is not it. The hotel is definitely not more than a 3 Star at best and you are paying for the location. The start of the stay was interesting, one of...

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Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere and fantastic welcome in the late evening. Ordinary room and room standards. Have and will not try the restaurant because we going to try some other place recommended at TripAdvisor. Parking is 30$ if you use the valor service just outside the door. Otherwise there is a parking garage around the corner for 3$ / hours.

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Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 1 January 2017

these guys, Flash and Jamal are the best in Miami..they are so helpful and are always there when you need them..The service is the best I have seen so far. They gave us excellent service. The best Miami has to other.

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David736Ocean, General Manager at The Colony Hotel, responded to this review

Djkiller16, Thanks for the 5 star review. Glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Come back and visit us again soon. Regards, David Rodriguez GM

Edinburgh
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed one night after Dolphins game as we wanted to have a night on Ocean Drive. Hotel is in a great location right in the heart of things. Check in was quick and friendly and the room was just fine and very clean. I'd read reviews that suggested it may be noisy and to be fair it was but we...

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Eddie N, General Manager at The Colony Hotel, responded to this review

Keith, I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay at the Colony Hotel. We take great pride in making sure that our guest enjoy every second of their stay with us and want to get you to your room as quickly as possible so you can go out and enjoy our wonderful city. We hope to see...

Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

The location and the price are great. The rooms are a little small, however it's an older building. This should be expected. The issue I had was the roaches in the hotel!! This ruined the whole experience for me.

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Eddie N, General Manager at The Colony Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. I am sorry that your experience was anything less than perfect. We treat all of our rooms with our nationally recognized pest control company to prevent this from happening. No evidence was located, but we are happy to treat the room none the less. Providing a safe, clean and hospitable environment for our guest is...

Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We had a trip planned for the first week of October but because of Hurricane Matthew, our flights were canceled. We contacted the website where we booked this hotel and told us that this property was in an "evacuate zone" and that no one was available at either of their properties. To our surprise they are still charging us for...

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Eddie N, General Manager at The Colony Hotel, responded to this review

Elduvas I am sorry that you didn't receive a refund for your reservation during hurricane Matthew. We will be more than happy to refund due to weather conditions which is the policy of the hotel during a natural weather issues , especially hurricanes. Again my apologies. Regards, David Rodriguez GM

Paris, France
Reviewed 27 September 2016

This is a crappy hotel that costs as much as a nicer hotel, but what you're paying for is the blaring insanity of the street it's on. The location is certainly 'nice', if you will, and you luckily can't hear what's going on in the streets until god knows what hour; other than that, it's a crappy hotel that costs...

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Eddie N, General Manager at The Colony Hotel, responded to this review

Hello we wanted to acknowledge your comments and opinion, however calling the property CRAPPY and without an explanation of what occurred nor contacting me to address your concerns and find a solution is not the proper way in which reviews should be based. I understand that we didn't meet your expectations however allowing the hotel the opportunity to address them...

Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 26 September 2016

If you want to go to the beach or have good walk around some nice places it's a fair option. The problem is(and I think they are solving it) the rooms are not so standard. Some rooms have good wifi and a good bed but other ones haven't. If you are renting a car you may have some difficulties to...

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Shawnee, Kansas
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We enjoyed our one night pre-cruise stay at The Colony Hotel. The Hotel staff was friendly and informative. It was very clean. The location is in the middle of South Beach! Everything was within walking distance.

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Eddie N, General Manager at The Colony Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you so much for your review and comments we are so happy to see that you enjoyed our hotel during your stay with us... We hope to see you soon please note that our hotel will undergo a renovation next year.... Best Regards Claudio Guadagno Hotel General Manager

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Food & drink at the hotel
Columbus Restaurant
Columbus Restaurant
Cuisines: American, Bar, Pub
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
One of the most photographed Art Deco hotels along famed South Beach, The Colony Hotel is a renovated 1939 hotel that offers an intoxicating ambiance and fun in the sun for guests who just want to get away to relax and enjoy all that Miami Beach has to offer. Guests are within walking distance to South Beach boutique shops, restaurants, nightclubs, salon/spas, other world-famous sites like the former Versace Mansion and much more. We cater to visitors looking to escape the structured corporate environment and the vacationer who wants to come to relax and enjoy sun-filled days and fun filled nights. Everything that people enjoy about South Beach is literally at the doorstep of the Colony Hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Colony Hotel

Address: 736 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6220
Region: United States > Florida > Miami Beach
Price Range: $155 - $414 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Colony Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 48
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Also Known As:
Colony Hotel Miami Beach
Colony Miami Beach
The Colony Hotel Miami Beach, Florida
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#110 On the Beach Hotel in Miami Beach
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“We stayed on the second floor, were very happy with it.”
MeredithBee, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“For low noise you need the rear of the hotel”
  • views of Ocean Drive. 7:30am
Patager, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms in the front of the building will allow for no sleep because of the DJ at restaurant downstairs.”
SATravelers13, 26 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If you are bothered by noise be sure to ask for a room at the rear of the hotel.”
DoeHEAD, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Stayed in 207 which is a standard room if you don't opt for the suites, and it was clean and quiet.”
Michelle715, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
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