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Hotel Ocean

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1230 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Oakwood, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel Ocean is the place to be! I booked the hotel through Groupon for 2 nights. Upon arrival, I was able to check in early and there was absolutely no hassle at all! The lady that was working there that afternoon was very nice. Yes, there is a resort fee and a parking fee but if you do your research... More

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Palm Springs, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yalima was very kind and helpful at the front desk. The only negative thing I can say is the cost to park your car is too high, but it is not the hotel, its a valet company. Add $38 to park your car. Free bikes to ride, chairs for the beach and snacks in the lobby, dont drink the coffee,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The hotel is right in the middle of the south beach strip. I booked through Groupon, please note there is additional charges of $15 per night stay and the valet parking is $35. The room was spacious. I would stay in this hotel again.

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Charleston, South Carolina
4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

I would like to say after reading the negative reviews I was really nervous about my stay until I got there. Let me tell you something I loved everything about my stay. So much that I had to write this review. Valet was good upon arrival, Once inside the hotel Front Desk was a lil busy but well expected.Once Mercedes... More

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Booked this through Groupon. I got the queen bed room in error. Was upgraded to junior suite with no questions asked. Yulima at the front desk was WONDERFUL. She was extremely nice and helped in many ways. The room was big, clean and nice. The bed was very comfortable. The music played until 12am but I didn't expect less since... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We stayed this past weekend after purchasing a groupon but then upgraded to the penthouse for my husband's bday. We got to the hotel 30mins before check in & the cleaning lady had not even started our room cause she thought it would be easier to wait for the linens that were late. NOPE!! We finally got into our room... More

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Miami, Florida
4 reviews 4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I was booked in to stay from the 27th June to 4th of July and I am writing this review on the 1st. July from a different hotel!!! I never write reviews as more often than not I have pleasant stays being a seasoned traveller and quite good at choosing hotels and reading between the lines on websites etc........ However,... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014 via mobile

Bad rooms bad service,dont pay for the beach the gave us 2 broken chairs we dont have wifi in the rooms but we pay for that.they have one italian restaurant under the rooms an they play maxican music from 9 in the morning until 12 mednight.we are in the room now 20:36 and we can speak its sooo loud all... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 via mobile

The room was very nice and modern, but the blind was broken which I had to spend 15minutes fixing on the first night and the safe didn't work (they did fix it the next day). Unfortunately there was a significant amount of noise at night. There was very loud music played right outside our room in the courtyard until past... More

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This was my first time staying at hotel ocean. I got a great deal on bookit.com so I figured I would try. I usually stay at the same hotel everytime I go to south beach. Anyway the staff was very friendly and helpful my room was clean. The only flaw was there was live music right outside of my room... More

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Address: 1230 Ocean Drive, 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 — Hotel Ocean 3.5*
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