A friend and I stayed at the South Seas Hotel in Miami for a few nights. After the first night, we noticed a few bites on our feet. The second day, we searched the beds looking for the cause; we found several ants, larger than usual, in-between the box spring and the mattress as well as underneath the fitted sheet. We immediately contacted the staff, whose only response was “What do you want me to do about it?” Upon finally getting a supervisor to accompany us to the room, his response was to laugh at us and simply say, “Those aren’t bed bugs.” The staff was hesitant to give us another room and acted like it was an inconvenience to clean our room. I would NOT recommend this hotel to anyone. For a few dollars more, you can get better service at a comparable hotel two doors down.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Stay right on the ocean. On South Beach's hippest beachfront block, the South Seas Hotel is an A-list boutique hideaway in Miami Beach. It's within walking distance to a host of trendy shops and inviting cafes of Lincoln Road Mall and Ocean Drive. Guests also conveniently walk to south beaches hottest clubs while enjoying some of best people watching anywhere. Swimming pool & complimentary breakfast. Enjoy a bountiful breakfast overlooking the pool and sparkling sands of Miami Beach. Take a refreshing dip the turquoise ocean or relax in our palm-bordered swimming pool. Have a drink, dine poolside at our beach front café, or nap in a hammock in our shady palm garden. At night, tiki torches illuminate your romantic beach side hideaway. Sleek Art Deco-style setting. Gleaming terrazzo floors underline the mid-century modern flavor of the intimate public areas. Vintage photographs from Miami's red-hot Roaring Twenties line the corridors, linking South Florida's fascinating history with today's excitement. Bright tropical flowers frame the breezy entrance, where guests always receive a warm welcome from the friendly staff. Bright, fresh rooms. Luxurious amenities. Orchids accentuate the guest rooms, which are spacious for historic South Beach. Views may encompass the ocean, the pool, or the sparkling city lights. Flat panel TVs, iPod docks, waffle-weave robes, luxury bed and bath linens, complimentary Wi-Fi in all rooms and public areas. Also included in room rates are daily newspapers, business center, and beach towels. A conference room and event space is available for rental. o Oceanfront hotel in the heart of Miami Beach's South Beach o Vintage Art Deco hotel with luxurious modern amenitieso One block to the Miami Beach Convention Center o 20 minutes to Miami International Airporto Walking distance to exciting Lincoln Road Mall and concert halls o 15 minutes to the Port of Miami ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- South Seas Miami Beach
- Hotel South Seas