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Avalon Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   700 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139
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Ranked #74 of 200 hotels in Miami Beach
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
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18 reviews 18 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel is right in the middle of it all in Miami. The staff was very pleasant and let a check in super early after we took a cruise that ended in Miami. We only had 1 night but we def took advantage and really got to experience Miami. The beach is right across the street! Would recommend to anyone... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

If you are headed to South Beach this hotel is a great stay. Directly across from the beach and walking distance from shopping and great restaurants. We arrived on an early flight and were pleasantly surprised to have a room ready at 10:00 a.m. Really - you go to South Beach to be outdoors and this hotel doesn't have all... More

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Kyle, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed here in July with family and the room was tiny. I paid for an ocean view room but all I saw out the window was palm trees. The smell was horrible, it smelled like mildew. The to top it all off they had my reservation under a different name, I had paid a night months before my vacation... More

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Miami Beach, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We get that this isn't The Ritz or The Hilton, but your staff can make or break the place. So why have uninterested staff (not all of them) who treat guests as an unnecessary distraction. If they don't want to be here, move them on and get people that are willing to engage and be helpful. And can you get... More

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Management A, Manager at Avalon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Dwayne, Thank you for your review. We at The Avalon Hotel are very sorry you were not happy with our staff. We will certainly address your concerns with our team. We will be looking into the issues you mentioned regarding your room accommodations as well. Your room tip about sleeping facing Ocean Drive will be helpful to future guests.... More

Albany, New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel Avalon is again yet another Art deco style hotel on the ocean drive. Retains the old building and style and gives a retro outlook. It is right where the party happens all day and night long. Rooms are of decent size and cleanliness is appreciable. Offers valet parking only and it is 27$ per day.Came as a surprise for... More

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Management A, Manager at Avalon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Logesh, Thank you so much for your review. We are so happy to hear that you had a wonderful stay with us and will return home with good memories of your stay at The Avalon Hotel. A little note on the parking situation; we suggest in the future to take advantage of self parking which is only two blocks... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Avalon hands down is one of the most accomondating serviceable hotels, I ever had the pleasure of staying in. It's art deco all the way, it gives a nostalgic feeling. Ana was great, she made us feel really welcome.

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9 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After countless hours of exhausting research, I used Priceline to bid on a South Beach location hotel of at least 3 stars. My bid was $193.00 (taxes & fees made the total $228.63). This was a major splurge for me and for just 1 night. The hotel offers valet parking only but I learned ahead of time to park in... More

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Tampa FL
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64 reviews 64 reviews
23 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want an authentic retro South Beach experience, I highly recommend this property. Right in the heart of the trendy art deco district, the location is second to none. The rooms are clean and appointed with retro style furniture. Beds are comfortable and nicely appointed with crisp luxury linens and fluffy towels. The toiletries provided are high end. A... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

My husband and I stayed here while in a 22 hour layover coming from the Caribbean. Upon arrival, the staff was just amazing and made us feel very welcomed. We had a very nice, quaint room overlooking the street. We were so tired that we stayed in the window a lot enjoying the scenery of people! We definitely enjoyed our... More

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Management A, Guest Services at Avalon Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Alisha H, Thank you for your recent review on Tripadvisor. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. While the Avalon is the perfect location for those wanting to see and do everything in south beach, it is also host to the quintessential people watching experience! Our beachfront rooms face ocean drive and have to be the best place... More

Littleton, Colorado
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

My family and I stayed at the Avalon on a Saturday night. 2 Queen beds were comfortable. The rooms are small but clean. Nicely appointed with refrigerator, safe. The staff (Anna and George at the front desk, Ruben as head bellman, and others) were absolutely amazing - friendly, sincere and always eager to help. The breakfast, included, was really very... More

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Address: 700 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139
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Location: United States > Florida > Miami Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Avalon Hotel 3.5*
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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
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#57 On the Beach Hotel in Miami Beach #74 Top resorts Hotel in Miami Beach
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Welcome to The Avalon Hotel This iconic Art Deco favorite is known for its Ocean Drive address in the heart of South Beach. When staying at the Avalon, you will be in the middle of the South Beach action with its bustling sidewalk cafes, Art Deco buildings, amazing shopping, and unforgettable nightlife.Starting with the charm of its Art Deco architecture to the signature 1950s vintage car parked in front, as you enter the Avalon you will step back to a relaxing time, where our welcoming and seasoned staff will pamper you. Whether it’s your first visit or your tenth, we will be here to ensure you have the South Beach experience you expect.Step from the Avalon's terrace to choose your spot on the glistening white sands of one of the world's Top Ten most beautiful beaches--Miami Beach.In the evening, the Avalon lobby and terrace magically transforms into A Fish Called Avalon Restaurant, for over twenty years a culinary Miami Beach institution. Enjoy candlelit tables, nightly live music, fresh local seafood and other culinary delights created by Chef Kal Abdalla. For glamorous people-watching, there is no better place than our outdoor terrace right on Ocean Drive.Our guest rooms are light and fresh, with luxury linens for your comfort. Flat panel TVs, iPod docks and Wi-Fi will keep you connected, while waffle-weave robes and organic toiletries help you relax and rejuvenate. Avalon guests are treated to a bountiful complimentary European breakfast buffet each morning, a signature Atlantic Stars amenity. Other amenities include daily newspapers, complete business center, and beach towels. Guests of the Avalon also enjoy pool, beach, and restaurant privileges at the South Seas, our sister oceanfront property, just a short stroll north along the oceanfront boardwalk. • An Art Deco boutique hotel• Oceanfront in the heart of South Beach on famed Ocean Drive• 10 blocks to the Miami Beach Convention Center• 15 miles to Miami International Airport• 10 minutes to the Port of Miami ... more   less 
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