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Cavalier South Beach

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1320 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The only reason this place gets two stars is because of the location at south beach. When you walk up the stairs you get what we've named "The Polarbear Experience": the hallway is colder than a snowy wintersday on Antarctica. We actually encountered some penguins looking for shelter. The level of maintenance is terrible. Walls have little pieces of actual... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here just for a night after my cruise to the Bahamas. I was to fly to LA from here and thus wanted to enjoy the beach side before I bid Good Bye to Miami. The staff was very very friendly and helpful. The rooms were not that great and in fact below average in terms of upkeep and... More

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Claudia V, General Manager at Cavalier South Beach, responded to this review

Hello and Thank You for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate your feedback and always looking into ways to improve and to make the best overall guest experience. We are in the process of renovations and we are updating all the rooms as well as the lobby. I hope next time you come back to Miami Beach... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Living in Miami, work can get complicated and I wanted to get away from the city life for the weekend so me and my husband chose the cavalier hotel. The price was unbeatable and the location was awesome.I was a little worried when I chose this place because of all the mixed reviews but we are so glad we did.... More

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Claudia V, General Manager at Cavalier South Beach, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate the kind words and positive feedback on your stay here with us. We have the best staff and we offer the best service. I am glad you enjoyed your stay here and we hope you come and stay with us again. More

Los Angeles, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

miami weekend and decided on this hotel dirty rooms the front desk manager juan bad attitude to solve all the problems that exist in this hotel and the solution was giving us a free drink wth.... the restaurant food expensive and poor quality Sunday morning service of the waitress was the worst she was always on the phone bad attitude... More

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Claudia V, General Manager at Cavalier South Beach, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time in writing a review on your stay here with us. I deeply apologize for the service that you encountered here at the hotel and restaurant. The service you mentioned in this review is not the standards that we work on and I am not sure how and why this has happened. We... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 via mobile

Very unfriendly service, bad waiter, we had to wait too long, they wrote different prices than they told before. We got plastic cups served, even they offered us the nice glasses and everything. I can really NOT recommend thus place. If the world would go down and there would be no place to eat or drink - I would better... More

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Claudia V, General Manager at Cavalier South Beach, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time to write a review. We apologize for the service that you received at the restaurant while here in Sobe. We strive to have excellent food and service in all of Sobe. We never give out plastic cups to our guests while they dine at Casa Maria. Not sure how this has happened... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

The front dest was nice I didn't have to wait to check in took like 3 minutes bath room was small hot water all the time all rooms were ok if you go just to party nice location 2 minutes from the beach was noisy the hotel

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Claudia V, General Manager at Cavalier South Beach, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. I apologize for the noise that occurred during your stay, next time you come and visit please notify the front desk so we can take care of this immediately. We thank you for the kind words and... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

Of my great experience in south beach there is always a bad memory and this is the place. We decided try dinner here because a cute Brazilian girl offered a variety of seafood But my first impression was not good the menus sheets were shabby and the board was handwritten like....... No words The waitress I can't remember her name... More

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Claudia V, General Manager at Cavalier South Beach, responded to this review

Thank You for taking the time to write a review on your dining experience. We have added wonderful seafood options to the menu and are clients seem to be extremely happy with our new choices. I apologize that you did not have a well experience here with us due to the water and how she was acting. The waitress that... More

New York City, New York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

I and mi fiance stayed in this hotel only few hours, we just couldn't stay longer. We arrived late at night and at 9am we already were after check out. Location is good, but nothing else. Once I entered the room I knew that something is not right. Very uncomfortable beds, old bed linen, the bathroom was so small and... More

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Claudia V, General Manager at Cavalier South Beach, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time to write a review. We apologize that our hotel did not meet your standards and that you never stayed with us. We are historical property on South Beach and hope to be the best 2 star hotel here. Our rooms are outdated however I can guarantee we are very clean. Our housekeeping... More

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13 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The 1 elevator was old school with a low weight max so only 2 people and luggage could get on it and you had to pull cross hatch gate. Let's just say we only used it once and walked the stairs up and down thereafter. Good things: the check in guy was cute and they held luggage 4 me and... More

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Claudia V, General Manager at Cavalier South Beach, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your stay here with us. We are happy to know that you enjoyed our service as well as the restaurant. Our hotel is a historical property on Ocean Drive and we will soon be undergoing renovations to make it even nicer for our guests and customers. We are working... More

West Orange, New Jersey
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

My first greeting was a grotesque woman wearing sunglasses and tell us that we can park the car for 5 minutes to make the check in we explained that it was while we were doing the check in and then we moved the car but rudely told us that we had to move the car NOW Juan the front desk... More

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Claudia V, General Manager at Cavalier South Beach, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate your detailed feedback and will work to make sure next time you do not run into any of those issues. We will soon be renovating the hotel in making sure it exceeds our customers expectations. Our staff offers the best service and cleanest rooms in south... More

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Additional Information about Cavalier South Beach

Address: 1320 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Location: United States > Florida > Miami Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Cavalier South Beach 2*
Number of rooms: 46
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Also Known As:
Cavalier Hotel Miami Beach
Cavalier Miami Beach
Cavalier Hotel South Beach

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