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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Building new suites and restaurant space , directly across from our building beautiful boutique hotel Cannot wait for new addition. My friends from the DC area have stayed here several times. Love the staff The rooms are European(small) Beautifully appointed

Thank Mary S
Adnan J, General Manager at Room Mate Lord Balfour, responded to this review

Dear Mary. You correctly mentioned that we are adding 16 brand new rooms to our existing inventory! We are also adding an intimate plunge pool and cozy roof top area! Can't wait to host you in our new addition!

Wildwood, Florida
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great little hotel with lovely outdoor space. Restaurant/bar use to be owned by the hotel, not independently owned. My wife ordered a wine, which was bad, so she sent it back after tasting. Bartender was nice, and replaced. Manager, looked at the wine my wife returned, and poured back into the bottle. Gross. Needless to say, she didn't have a...

Thank JeffMJeff
Adnan J, General Manager at Room Mate Lord Balfour, responded to this review

Dear Jeff, Without wasting any words, let me express my sincere apology and surprise about what has occurred during your restaurant experience. I am addressing this with the owner of the restaurant and we will take immediate actions in this regards. Our new restaurant has gained great reputation in short time and we will ensure to maintain it moving forward....

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

From the fabulous lobby to the artsy hallway leading to the room to the rooms itself, I simply love it all. Customer service was wonderful. Anya the bartender was wonderful and so was Devin at the front desk. The took care of us very well. I will definitely use this place as my go to hotel stay. The rooms were...

Thank Cjcks1
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Everyone raved about this place, we booked based on ratings. Cons: Our room was tiny, overlooked the alley and had exactly two towels. No face cloths, one hand towel. Just kind of motel six esque rooms. All tolerable stuff. Biggest issue was the noise, I'm a light sleeper but between the people upstairs stopping and slamming all night and noise...

Thank Giovanna R
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We discovered this hotel because of a good deal on the internet. It's located at the south end of Ocean Drive. The hotel itself is old, but has been renovated with care and a good eye for quirky design. The breakfast is affordable and offers a good standard including a small selection of warm food (sausages, eggs, bacon, vegetables). The...

Thank mebneter
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Don't let the name fool ya!!! This place is fantastic!!!!!!! Large rooms for South Beach. Super Clean Cutesy Boutique Hotel... close to all the action yet far enough to be peacefully quiet😴. One block off the beach ...Bed & pillows amazing!!! Will go back without a doubt❤

Thank Loni L
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed 4 nights and payed 35 a night for parking. It's super close to the beach and you can have deck chairs and towels at the beach. The gym is like a sauna with a few weights and 3 cardio machines. It's right on south beach, right where the action is. The room was small but had everything we...

Thank Samjel
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tripsters- We booked our rooms via Hotwire Hot Rate. We took a chance and it paid off!! We arrived and checked in without incident. Props to the staff for the Suite upgrade our mothers got since the room we ordered for them was not available. The staff was insanely friendly/professional and the rooms were stellar!! Mind the small bathroom but...

Thank Hunter S
Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My girl and a group of my friends have found the spot to eat where you walk away with a smile. We eat at some of the best places around the world and this place gives you everything your are looking for. You get that big city fine dining feeling with the that casual relax no rush vibe. Great food...

Thank beau867
Milan, Italy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very clean rooms with all comforts, we had a room with a view on the court and it was great. We ate at the restaurant and it was a very fine dining experience. The staff was very friendly and it felt like home.

Thank elisabettapastor
Adnan J, General Manager at Room Mate Lord Balfour, responded to this review

Dear Elisabet, So happy to read that you enjoyed your stay! I would like to see you back with us soon foer yet another wonderful stay!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come to Miami Beach and meet Room Mate Lord Balfour, an Art Deco hotel inspired in XX Century Art with a modern twist. Situated right by the beach, just a few steps walk from Lummus Park, the hotel has a privileged location in the Art Deco District of Miami Beach. Breakfast till noon, gym, free Wi-Fi, private courtyard garden is also on site, amenities in room, multilingual staff available 24 hours and everything you need to feel at home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Room Mate Lord Balfour

Address: 350 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6905 (Formerly The Wave Hotel)
Region: United States > Florida > Miami Beach
Price Range: $260 - $490 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Room Mate Lord Balfour 4*
Number of rooms: 64
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Also Known As:
Lord Balfour Hotel Miami Beach
Wave Hotel Miami Beach
Room Mate Lord Balfour Miami Beach, Florida
Hotel Style:
#8 Family Hotel in Miami Beach
#9 Romantic Hotel in Miami Beach
#9 Business Hotel in Miami Beach
#14 Best Value Hotel in Miami Beach
#17 Luxury Hotel in Miami Beach
#19 On the Beach Hotel in Miami Beach
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“Ask for interior room, not street view room, much quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles JeffMJeff, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“view on the court”
 of 5 bubbles elisabettapastor, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Stay on the 3 floor...second floor is close to lobby & loud. We were woke up every morning by 6!”
 of 5 bubbles rhondalincannon, 25 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The room is very nice, decor is awesome.”
 of 5 bubbles robertq470, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 220 has an 'adjoining' door with room 221 which meant we could hear them talking, we were moved to another room with no problems.”
 of 5 bubbles 873melvynb, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
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