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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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Just what we expected

This is the kind of place you visit just to say you've done it. Pretty much what you've seen on tv and in movies: beautiful Art Deco hotels, a bustling boardwalk, long white sand... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Waterville, Maine
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114 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is the kind of place you visit just to say you've done it. Pretty much what you've seen on tv and in movies: beautiful Art Deco hotels, a bustling boardwalk, long white sand beach, and spring breakers hitting the raucous outdoor bars. If you want to save big on parking, park at the city garage across from city hall,... More 

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Boynton Beach, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We stayed at the Hilton Bently. Did a Groupon for hop on hop off tour, 2 days. Saw a lot of the area. The boat cruises r very nice too. There is so much to see and do down there. Great restaurants, not necessarily expensive. Take advantage of Fodor's type of books and concierge service. They really know how to... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Huge stretch of sand Huge numbers of people but still space. Police patrons everywhere. Most people just sun baking

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Thank WOJD64
Fl, GA, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you haven't yet been to Ocean Drive, South Beach you gotta go. Loaded with sidewalk restaurants and pubs. your choice of what to order and with lots of competition the prices are better here than elsewhere.

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Thank Donald S
Columbia, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Went here with my best friend in the afternoon on the 1st day of Spring last week. It is a place that most should see at least once in their life. It was my 2nd visit and jumping as usual. The beach and water are in great condition considering the amount of traffic. Some cool cafes to enjoy the sites... More 

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Thank ChuckLz14
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Awesome night life and tons to do during the day. Went during music week and the pool parties and beach was great.

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Thank mylotrips
Miami, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Love that place. its a lot of fun stuff to do in South Beach. Amazing restaurants, clubs and of course beach!

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Thank Serge P
Miami Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have been living in Miami for the past four years and it feels great to be here and have the beach and sun everyday!

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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Florida is one of my favourite holiday destinations. South Beach is perfect. You can do many things: relaxing on the beach, having party, eat&drink delicious food, etc.

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Thank Kata_Sziklai
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

South Beach is a lovely place which is home to all the big brand hotels with the beauty of having people from different cultures and race. Because of this multicultural concentration, you have the best of cuisine varieties. It is worth recommending for family holidays or couple's vacation. I will surely visit there again.

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