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1751 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Lisbon
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70 reviews 70 reviews
69 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

First off the location is great. on the right side of collins, straight into the beach and also in a very good block in Collins avenue. However the rooms aren't clean (the air conditioning outlets are filthy), the staff (especially the parking) aren't friendly, the breakfast is packed with people all the time and is weak. My room was extremely... More 

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Jose P, General Manager at South Seas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I’m glad you enjoyed our beachfront location in the heart of South Beach. Historic properties like ours do have structural challenges when compared with brand new properties, and your feedback is important to us. Thank you for taking time to write. Warm regards; Staff & Management South Seas Hotel More 

New York City, New York
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This petite oceanside resort is nestled between larger hotels but holds its own with an elegant, serene poolside area, casual outdoor bar and eating nook and hammocks and sundeck, all on the same small property. A full, hot and generous breakfast is included, and although the rooms are small and modest, the sheets are soft and the towels are thick.... More 

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Jose P, General Manager at South Seas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Your generous, detailed comments have made our day! I’ve passed along your acknowledgements to our dedicated staff, and thanks so much for writing. Please come again, because your palm-shaded hammock is waiting for you. Warm regards; Staff & Management South Seas Hotel More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I just came back from South Seas. We have been going there for about five years. Great location and access to the beach. Staff is very friendly especially Ana and Laura at the front desk. Rooms are very clean. They serve a hot and cold complimentary breakfast everyday from 7 am to 10 am, which is very... More 

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Jose P, General Manager at South Seas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It is always a great pleasure to welcome you back. Many thanks for sharing with others all the things you love about the South Seas. I’ve passed along your kind acknowledgement to Ana and Laura. Hope to see you and your wife again soon. Warm regards; Staff & Management South Seas Hotel More 

Kinnelon, New Jersey
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I just returned from South Seas...Everyone was vey hospitable and accommodating :) Food was very good and nice buffet breakfast included in price. Definitely return again...hopefully sooner than later :)

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Jose P, General Manager at South Seas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We too hope you will return – sooner rather than later. Thank you for choosing the South Seas and for taking time to write about the enjoyable experience you had with us. Warm regards; Staff & Management South Seas Hotel More 

Long Island, NY
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42 reviews 42 reviews
15 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I recently stayed at the South Seas Hotel. Though nicely located with direct access to the beach, the entire hotel is old and needs updating throughout. The rooms are small with some cosmetically upgraded. Even though we had reservations for a king bed, the front desk gave us a so-called queen. We were then upgraded to a... More 

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Monterey, California
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location-Very good location. Close to beach and shopping. Pool-Really good pool area. Make you fell you are in Miami. Hammocks are fantastic Reception- good, helpful. Sometimes rude. Breakfast –Good and satisfactory. Room-Small, not the greatest decoration. Light for reading –Ok Bed –Comfortable Air Conditioning-very noisy Wi-Fi-Good, a little slow TV-Good size, enough channels for me Refrigerator- No Room for bags-ok... More 

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Bellevue, Washington
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had quite good experience with this hotel from check-in to check-out. The hotel has straight access to the beautiful beach. Pool area has plenty of space and we enjoyed the time there. The location is very near to the Lincoln Road Mall and we had good lunch and dinner. I think the price is reasonable in this expensive beach... More 

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Jose P, General Manager at South Seas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing the South Seas, and for your generous comments about our great location, accommodations, and service. I sincerely regret that you had such an unpleasant experience with your dashcam. We are applying pressure to the valet parking vendor to resolve the situation to your satisfaction. They service other hotels as well, and we always encourage... More 

San Francisco
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is trying to upgrade it's image and is 60% there. The rooms are fine, not great but clean and decent linens. Interestingly the 5 start part of this hotel is the restaurant. After a couple superb lunches I stuck my head in the kitchen to commend the crew to see 4 guys in chef coats - a seriously... More 

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Jose P, General Manager at South Seas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for mentioning the great food prepared by the team at Pilikia, our poolside restaurant. I’m glad you and your family enjoyed your stay, and really appreciate you taking time to write. Please come again. Warm regards; Staff & Management South Seas Hotel More 

Boca Raton, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic location of this hotel in South Beach, right next to top of the line hotels, Lincoln Rd shops and night life.... Hotel is just ok. Rooms are VERY small and basic, but there were clean and with good bedding, also very small basic bathroom. This is an old building but the location is prime. Has a decent pool and... More 

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Jose P, General Manager at South Seas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, So glad you liked our beachfront location and the fact that we’re close to Lincoln Road and night life. Your feedback is important, and I thank you for taking time to write. Warm regards; Staff & Management South Seas Hotel More 

DC
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As other reviewers have mentioned, this is a great combination of affordable, clean, and well-located hotel, with a beautiful pool and direct beach access. Easy place for small families that want to be steps away from SoBe and Lincoln Road restaurants. Only downside for us (and no fault of hotel) was that we arrived during the annual ULTRA techno-music festival... More 

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Jose P, General Manager at South Seas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks you for your wonderful comments about our hotel and its convenient location for enjoying “everything South Beach.” We look forward to welcoming you and your family back again. Warm regards; Staff & Management South Seas Hotel More 

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