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5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2001 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33139 (City Center)
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Ranked #9 of 201 hotels in Miami Beach
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    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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London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed at this hotel with my husband and 1 year old daughter and the service is honestly incomparable to any other hotel I have stayed in. The property is in a fantastic location, we hadn't actually realized how great until we arrived. And as you would expect from a five star, rooms and communal areas all pristine. I would... More

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5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've stayed in many high end hotels and this is one of my all time favorites. The service is truly outstanding. By some magic, every employee seems to know one's name after less than a day. The staff at the pools and the beach always remember preferences. The valet service is great, and the cold bottles of water they provide... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we stayed at the setai for 3 nights coming from central america. we were treated like royalty and the staff couldn't have been nicer or more efficient. the rooms are incredible, the food was great, the concierge was very helpful, and having travelled a lot we felt that we had a unique experience. we would definitely recommend it further.

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Pensacola Beach, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The resort is amazing!!! The staff was very accommodating and went out of their way to make us comfortable. The location was perfect with easy access to the beach. I loved how relaxing and tranquil the resort was. I would definitely recommend this resort to anyone visiting the Miami area.

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Mahopac, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While South Beach is know for its wild and crazy atmosphere the Setai is a tranquil and relaxing "away from it all" getaway. Party in SOBE and relax at the Setai. Very upscale and a beautiful Asian vibe sets it apart from most other SOBE hotels. Not to be missed if you want a hideaway in the midst of all... More

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London, United Kingdom
20 reviews 20 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 4 nights at The Setai and the property is great. We had an Ocean Suite on the 32nd floor with a balcony. Excellent views. I felt the room was a bit small as it was a suite with a kitchenette and an additional bathroom. However the hotel restaurants, service, pool and beach facilities make up for this. Only... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel level of service and standards are some of the best I've seen. Every member of staff be it by the pool, at the bar, having a drink in the courtyard or in one of the restaurants is on hand at your service. I stayed four nights here and it has to easily be one of my best experiences... More

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Boca Raton, Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks 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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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

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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36 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

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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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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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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