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5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2001 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33139 (City Center)
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Ranked #15 of 200 hotels in Miami Beach
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Miami, Florida
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33 reviews 33 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to the Setai for a business event. I had a couple of drinks and when I checked my checkings account online I noticed they overcharged me. I tried to call to the Setai several times but no one was ever available. I had to leave several voice messages and one day someone decided to call me. I explained... More

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Boca Raton, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel doesn't miss a beat when it comes to offering a classy, sexy, upscale, perfect stay! It is gorgeously decorated throughout and the rooms have a very special touch! The Setai is also in a great location in Sobe so it makes it very convenient! Hands down, the outdoor zen garden/bar is the most romantic places I have been... More

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New York City, New York
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had high expectations based on reviews read on Trip Advisor and on the experiences of friends who have visited the hotel. Overall, I enjoyed our stay and the hotel lived up to my high expectations. It is a beautiful resort with every luxury expected in a five star destination. Location in heart of South Beach is huge plus. It is... More

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New York City, USA
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41 reviews 41 reviews
36 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is by far the best on Miami Beach. It is absolutely 5 star with all the amenities and service you would expect. The staff is very friendly, professional and is well trained in hospitality. They never refuse any request. Extra chocolates in the evening - no problem. Can I have a smoothie while sitting in the courtyard and... More

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Perfect retreat on the beach. Our room was beautiful, as was the view over South Beach. Everything oozed calm and quiet which is what we were looking for. The beach beds and service were fantastic, as were the pools. The service was outstanding and very friendly. And the little muffins and macaroons housekeeping left were a very nice, and delicious,... More

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Yonkers, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

The Setai is a top notch hotel on South Beach. Everything is super nice. The views are amazing of downtown Miami and the beach as well. i stayed in room 3701 and it was a two bedroom condo. The three pools were fantastic. i do not think i will ever stay any where else when visting Miami. An absolutely stunning... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We did a 2-day Miami escape, and this was the perfect pick. If you are looking for action, stay at the Fontainebleau. This place is about peace, comfort, uncrowdedness, attentive service that is not pretentious, and superb food/drinks. From the carefully configured grounds, comfy pool beds, amazing cocktails, the place oozes quiet luxury. An international clientele--not many guests were speaking... More

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Miami Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Just like all the men and women that are in South Beach....the Setai is a monument to that perfection as it were....... you will be able to enjoy a beautiful lunch and watch the ocean wash over the remains of the day.

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London, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
47 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

The Setai hotel has to be my favourite of all, its a pleasure to stay there, everything is just truly fantastic. Arriving from airport is a flat fee by cab $33 but you need to go into the lower ground/basement to get the taxis which is not obvious at Miami airport. Expect to wait a long time for your baggage... More

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Miami, Florida
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91 reviews 91 reviews
27 hotel reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We had been numerous times at the Setai for drinks and brunch (we are locals) and decided to stay for a weekend. The Setai is a welcomed respite from the chaos you often find in other hotels in MB, went to dinner at Hakkasan and just walking into the FB lobby made me glad to be staying elsewhere. The service... More

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Address: 2001 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33139
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Location: United States > Florida > Miami Beach > City Center
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Setai 5*
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Bar / Lounge Beach Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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#6 Spa Hotel in Miami Beach #10 Family Hotel in Miami Beach #10 Luxury Hotel in Miami Beach #13 On the Beach Hotel in Miami Beach #19 Romantic Hotel in Miami Beach #22 Business Hotel in Miami Beach
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The Setai is an intimate, serene oceanfront resort in the heart of South Beach. Its design vision artfully combines the rich architectural history of the neighborhood and its cultural diversity with the International Art Deco movement, particularly its influence in Asia. The Restaurant at The Setai invites you to experience a menu that features various cuisines and traditional flavors of Europe's "Sun Coast," inclusive of the Mediterranean regions of Spain, Italy, the South of France and Provence. ... more   less 
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