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Address: Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
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People watching is a great pastime in Miami's South Beach, which draws...

People watching is a great pastime in Miami's South Beach, which draws celebrities and beautiful people in skimpy swim attire to see and be seen. The wide and fine, white sand-covered beaches are popular spots for fashion photo shoots, so you're sure to see models. The area is known for its hip clubs and wild nightlife as well as numerous excellent restaurants.

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Wonderful Beach

Wonderful clean beach, a must-see in Miami. It can get too busy during peak times so plan accordingly.

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The Woodlands, Texas
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177 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We enjoyed driving down Ocean Dr. and seeing South Beach. It is very crowded with people and traffic. Lots of the athletic handsome people you would expect; and then the tourists. The art deco is beautiful and its currently under a lot of renovation. Wouldn't do it twice.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Wonderful clean beach, a must-see in Miami. It can get too busy during peak times so plan accordingly.

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London, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful beaches -nice bars around - fantastic blue sea, and good enough weather to be out on the beach almost every day of the year. What else did you come here for?

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Minoa, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

It's South Beach. It's well maintained and the family had a great time. Local restaurants and piers add to the enjoyment.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Goodtime people watching. Food fun sun. Does it get any better. I think not. Enjoy fellow travellers.

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Thank Jesse F
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Was allowed to pay for parking near the beach for 4 hours and after leaving vehicle and walking around, came back to find no car! After only being parked for two hours they towed our rental car and would only allow us to pay cash and only cash to get the vehicle out. If your going to go to the... More 

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Thank Michael R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Always love to be in south beach. Great place for people watching and beautiful beach, although this time of year can be crowded. Have gone for years and never any problems with security. Feel fairly safe walking around as there are always people everywhere. My aunt had 2 condos here and I visited for years. Over years south beach has... More 

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I walked on the beach at night and it was so relaxing. I felt safe because it was being patrolled but felt disconnected because they are not super close

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Austin, Texas, Usa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful clean beach with almost white sand. Lots of places to rent chairs or cabanas or bring your own Lots of people Great weather in Spring

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

South Beach is the best place to have a girls holiday! Restaurants, bars and the beach all close by. But our favorite was Jalapeno restaurant on Ocean Drive, great cocktails with great price :) 👏👍

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