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Congress Hotel South Beach

3.5 of 5 1052 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (Formerly The Strand)
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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New York City
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36 reviews 36 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I arrived about 1pm on 1/16 for a 1 nite stay at the Congress Hotel South Beach. On arrival I found that Ocean Drive was closed to traffic as there was a 3 Day Street Fair in progress. Their bellman met me on 11th St & Collins and accompanied me to the Hotel, so I was not inconvenienced at all.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My 1st time at this hotel and I will b back. Nice clean room ,great location for the sobe experience. Can b a little noisy on friday and sat nights but that's to b expected when u stay on ocean drive.Staff was friendly and helpful

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was our first time staying at the Congress Hotel, and we will definitely be back. From the moment we checked in until we checked out it was nothing but amazing service. Friendly staff and clean rooms. The staff was super helpful in suggesting places to go and eat.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed at the congress hotel for the first time and it was a great experience. The hotel manager kelvin greeted us while the front desk agent did the check in. He than walked us to the room. The room was nice, we booked a deluxe suite but the manager upgraded us to a one bedroom suite. The overall experience was... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Hi, My wife and I stayed at the Congress in South Beach during "Art Deco Weekend". The place was jumping! They close down Ocean Dr. and set up tents and food carts etc. We arrived around 11p.m. and the night was young. The room was on the 5th floor and we had a pretty good view of the ocean. We... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I recently stayed at the Congress Hotel while on business in South Beach. The hotel is centrally located on the strip - you couldn't ask for a better location if you want to be in the heart of the action. Right outside the door to the hotel you are greeted by more cafes and bars than you could possibly visit.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Congress after our Caribbean cruise. Loved it! We had a room in the "Tropical" side of the hotel, which was very modern and was more like a one bedroom apartment. It was huge! The mini kitchen had everything that you could need, complete with granite counter tops! The fridge was stacked with beer, pop and water.... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We got a suite at the congress. The receptionists were very accommodating and provided us with all the infos that we needed. I needed to extend my check out time at the hotel due to flight delay and the receptionist was generous enough to extend it for a fair price. The hotel is right on ocean drive in the middle... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Omg where do I start??!! This place was everything and more!!! The room was beautiful and clean. It's literally only steps away from the beach!! It's in the heart of EVERYTHING!!!Free happy hour for guests and they even serve a free house drink EVERYDAY called Sangria and you can have as much as u want!!! Hands down this was the... More 

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CongressHotelSoBe, Manager at Congress Hotel South Beach, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the wonderful review! We appreciate you taking the time to write such kind words. We are thrilled to hear you had a great stay with us and we look forward to having you back again soon! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited miami, after 10 days in orlando which was a basic hotel. I was so excited as I booked congress for now boyfriend (now fiancé's ) as we got engaged first day in Miami :). I'll start from the start, got checked in we were early so reception staff allowed us to change an go to rooftop pool. (... More 

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CongressHotelSoBe, Manager at Congress Hotel South Beach, responded to this review

Thank you, Leanne, for leaving us a great review! We are thrilled to hear you had a great stay with us. We are so happy to hear about your engagement and we hope to see you both back at our hotel again! More 

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Address: 1052 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (Formerly The Strand)
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Location: United States > Florida > Miami Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Congress Hotel South Beach 3.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Strand Ocean Drive Hotel
Strand Ocean Drive Miami Beach
Hotel Style:
#45 Business Hotel in Miami Beach
#52 On the Beach Hotel in Miami Beach

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