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Hotel Breakwater South Beach

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Boston, Massachusetts
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...

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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...

Mesquite
Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

I love this hotel. We were barely out of the cab when their staff were getting our bags for us. Natalie worked hard to get us into our rm before check in. I requested a quiet rm and that is what I got. It is so quiet I almost slept through everything. The rm is gorgeous and updated. Pablo took...

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

Dear Shemika M, Thank you for sharing your thoughts from your recent stay at the Breakwater South Beach. We're delighted to know that Pablo and Natalie were able to assisting you with your bags to getting you a quiet room. The entire team works hard in providing the service all our guest expect when visiting Miami Beach and looks forward...

Pittsfield, Massachusetts
Reviewed 14 May 2015

Our sneak away to South Beach was made fabulous by our stay at the Breakwater! What made our stay so great was the staff! We were always greeted by friendly staff at the front desk when requesting water or pool towels. The free breakfast buffet was delicious, and the meals at the hotel restaurant were fantastic! Being that it's located...

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

Dear Joy, Thank you for sharing your recent stay at the Breakwater South Beach. I'm extremely delighted to know how much you enjoyed the service provided by the staff. I'm sorry that the level of entertainment was not to your liking but wanted to let you know that we also provide ear plugs should you need them for a good...

Reviewed 12 May 2015 via mobile

This hotel and staff were fabulous! Natalie and Mike went above and beyond to help us with everything we needed- restaurant recommendations, towels, things to do on the beach, etc. Natalie especially made our stay more enjoyable with her expertise of the area and made us feel right at home at the hotel with her pleasant and friendly attitude. Whenever...

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

Dear Rob B, The staff is really excited that you enjoyed your stay at the Breakwater South Beach, especially Natalie and Michael. Everyone works diligently in providing every guest the level service they expect when visiting Miami Beach. Please do not hesitate to contact us to make arrangements in the near future at info@breakwatersouthbeach.com or reservations@breakwatersouthbeach.com. Your's in Hospitality, Carlos...

Reviewed 12 May 2015 via mobile

The breakwater hotel was a great choice for our vacation. Tranquil pool that wasn't ever crowded. Beach towel service. Gorgeous corner room with large windows. Large glass shower. Beach directly across the street! Waking distance to our favorite spots like Palace, Twist and 12th street beach! Natalie at the front desk was hands down amazing with making sure everything was...

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

Dear Danny B, Thank you for taking time in sharing your recent experience at the Breakwater South Beach. We're delighted to know that you found the pool, room accommodations and proximity to the beach to your satisfactory. I'm sure that once we share your feedback with the entire team that they will be more motivated in providing the level of...

Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

The customer service was great. Breakfast was great. Rooms were amazing. Free bike rentals...great! Everything was great, great, great! I would love to visit her again.. Everybody was very nice and inviting

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

Dear Kiaramiller89, Thank you for sharing your recent experience at the Breakwater South Beach. Everyone is happy to know that you found the service from the staff to the amenities we had to offer satisfactory. We look forward to your return in the near future! Yours in Hospitality, Carlos Santana General Manager Breakwater South Beach

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 6 May 2015

I booked my room two weeks before and confirmed my room the day before arrival. I got there and they said there was not a room available and they were at capacity because they over booked. Also note they had already booked me a room in another hotel 6 blocks away with another hotel that was almost half the cost...

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

Dear mohammedt65, Thank you for sharing you recent stay from November of 2014. I'm truly sorry that your experience left you with a bitter taste. The good news is that we are under new management and have been diligently working towards providing the level of service that all our guest expect when visiting Miami Beach and especially the Breakwater South...

Fort Worth, Texas
Reviewed 5 May 2015

Breakwater, is the only place we stay, the people and staff from top to bottom are the BEST, kind and helpful, unlike many non caring and rude South Beach hotels. They worked with out late arrival and departure like stars AAAAA+++++....This is from a Disabled Firefighter.....

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

Dear 1967firefighter1967, Thank you for sharing your sharing your recent experience at the Breakwater South Beach. I'm certain that the staff will feel so good knowing that the level of service they provided went unnoticed. The entire staff would also like to thank you for your services as a dedicated Fire Fighter. We look forward to your return in the...

Reviewed 1 May 2015 via mobile

It's really loud wouldn't reccomend as a tranquil relaxing hotel but it is on the Miami beach strip. Great location. Mice well equipped rooms, sweet breakfast included. Good pool. Really friendly staff

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

Dear bronnydoes, Thank you for sharing your recent experience at the Breakwater South Beach. I'm sorry that the entertainment wasn't to your liking. We do offer some rooms with less entertainment based on the hotel's availability. Overall we are happy that you enjoyed the staff, room accommodations, pool and breakfast. The staff loves hearing that our guest felt that they...

Reviewed 1 May 2015 via mobile

Not sure what to write about this hotel, it wasn't the worst hotel i have ever stayed in but definitely not the best. We arrived at 8pm which was not ideal because it was a Saturday night and OMG the area was pumping and getting any sleep that night would have been hard which is what we wanted to do...

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

Dear ajw_0483, Thank you for sharing your recent stay at the Breakwater South Beach. We apologize that at the time of check-in after a long flight that the level of entertainment wasn't very inviting. We're not certain of the logistics on the day you requested your room to be serviced but rest assure we will speak with our team leaders...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • 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
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • 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: $234 - $903 (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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Hotel Breakwater South Beach Miami Beach, Florida
Hotel Style:
#74 On the Beach Hotel in Miami Beach
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“ask for ocean drive, and yo will haven seaview too.”
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 of 5 bubbles lunel5, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Noisy rooms”
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“View of the ocean is noisier, but far more interesting.”
 of 5 bubbles LaurieSorochan, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Where ear plugs”
 of 5 bubbles 1love2travel7, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Find another hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles kpeter0127, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
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