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Hotel Breakwater South Beach

940 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The good - it's a very cute, clean and friendly place. We are two chubby olds, and the check in staff was nice and professional, the room was small, but cute and clean, and they provided activity accessories like free bike use and beach towels. It's in a beautiful location, and no too noisy, even as the party rages in... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My boyfriend & I went to Miami for a two night stay during our trip to Orlando. I had booked this hotel months before hand threw booking.com and everything was fine and I had paid half of the price before and then was planning to pay the rest when I got there. When I went to check in at the... More 

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Hollywood, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I live in south Florida, so we were staying on the strip to party, eat and swim with the conveience of not having to drive home. This hotel is basically a resort. Rooms included FREE bike access to tour the strip for 2 hours at ANY time, free water bottles, beach/pool towels, FREE breakfast, lounge chairs for the beach if... More 

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csantana116, General Manager at Hotel Breakwater South Beach, responded to this review

Hi Teonna A, Thank you so much for selecting the Breakwater South Beach for your recent visit to Miami Beach. We can't begin to tell you how happy everyone was once we shared your feedback. We're delighted that you enjoyed the complimentary amenities such as the bicycles, waters, towels, etc. We certainly look forward to having the opportunity to serve... More 

Sarasota
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58 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I love the Decor. The staff was friendly, helpful and the hotel is beautiful. The Decor was a retro-40's style. Very sexy. The rooms were large with large bathroom, plenty of light and room. Bed was comfortable. Service, second to none. Conveniently located across the street from the beach.

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Thank Lisa M
csantana116, General Manager at Hotel Breakwater South Beach, responded to this review

Hello Lisa M, Thank you for sharing your recent visit at the Breakwater South Beach. The entire team is delighted that you found the location, style and overall accommodations to your satisfaction. We certainly look forward to your return in the near future to serve you again. Please do not hesitate to contact us directly at reservations@breakwatersouthbeach.com to personally prepare... More 

Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We didn't know this hotel was a resort when we booked it. We just thought we were getting a good deal on a place across from the beach. Turns out that they have free bikes, swimming pool (suitable for cooling off, only), a restaurant on the strip, free beach towels and water, and other amenities that we frankly didn't take... More 

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1 Thank JohnKarnowski
csantana116, General Manager at Hotel Breakwater South Beach, responded to this review

Greetings JohnKarnowski, Thank you for sharing your recent visit to Miami Beach and the Breakwater South Beach. We're glad that you enjoyed some of the amenities we extend to our guest and hope that during your next visit will enjoy the services you missed on your last visit. Please do not hesitate to contact us directly at reservations@breakwatersouthbeach.com so that... More 

Kuwait City, Kuwait
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37 reviews
30 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The facility is clean and well located, service is not good . when you go to the beach you have to pay for everything as there is no contract between the hotel and the umbrella and beach chairs provider. Breakfast and the whole restaurant services provided is by a sublet restaurant and has nothing to do with the hotel. so... More 

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csantana116, General Manager at Hotel Breakwater South Beach, responded to this review

Hello suzi50179, We wanted to thank you first and foremost for taking the time out of your busy schedule in sharing your stay at the Breakwater South Beach. We're delighted that you found the location and cleanliness to your satisfaction. I apologize that our service was less than spectacular in addition to your expectation of the hotel to have an... More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

when we arrived at the hotel it was clean, everyone in our group was very satisfied with their rooms, 1 member of our group had a few issues with his room but everything was fixed very fast .Our room was upgraded to the rooftop suite which was superb . All the staff were friendly and courtesy and checked in with... More 

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csantana116, General Manager at Hotel Breakwater South Beach, responded to this review

Greetings HJSmith76, Thank you for choosing the Breakwater South Beach during your recent visit to Miami Beach. We're all delighted that you found your arrival satisfactory from the hotel's cleanliness to your group's room accommodations. I personally am pleased that your group member that experienced the issues in his room was handled in a timely manner. We truly look forward... More 

Montgomery, Al
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the second year in a row that my Fiancé and I have stayed at the Hotel Breakwater South Beach for July 4th and we ABSOLUTLY LOVED IT....AGAIN!!! The location of this hotel is the best on Ocean Drive and we will be back every year!!!!

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csantana116, General Manager at Hotel Breakwater South Beach, responded to this review

Welcome Back capatrick, We're glad that you continue to be a loyal guest of ours and hoped you contacted us directly to extend our very best to you. We look forward to you next visit and hope can be a destination for your honeymoon!! Yours in Hospitality, Carlos Santana General Manager Breakwater South Beach More 

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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29 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a perfect location for your Miami stay. Right in front of the beach and next to the famous villa of Gianni Versace. If you would like to take the hop-in hop-off bus, the bus stop is just around the corner. In the evening you can have a dinner in the hotel restaurant or just walk the street to... More 

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csantana116, General Manager at Hotel Breakwater South Beach, responded to this review

Greetings JulitaDavies, Thank you for choosing the Breakwater South Beach during your recent visit to Miami Beach. We're all delighted to know that you enjoyed the convenience of the hotel to many local amenities such as the Big Bus and Mango's Tropical Cafe. Our team works hard in making all our guest accommodations satisfactory. We certainly hope to have the... More 

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26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for my best friend's bday weekend which was also Labor Day weekend. If you are in Miami to have fun, this hotel is in the perfect spot on south beach. The hotel staff was fun! They offered us club passes (which did work and we got VIP and skipped line.) The bartender was cool. The POOL tho!... More 

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Thank Renee L
csantana116, General Manager at Hotel Breakwater South Beach, responded to this review

Hi Renee L, We're glad that you enjoyed your Labor Day Weekend with the girls! We recently renovated our pool area with some subtle touches and anticipate more to come. Please do not look further than the Breakwater for the next time your ready to have another weekend with the girls. Give us a shout directly at reservations@breakwatersouthbeach.com. Yours in... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Breakwater, is a fun, bustling and entertaining historic Art Deco hotel located in the heart of South Beach's famous Ocean Drive. The hotel is a non-stop, active delight right in the center of everything that is South Beach. You'll find yourself within walking distance of a wide variety of outdoor cafes serving every style of cuisine imaginable, art galleries, night clubs, the famous Beach, the Versace Mansion, beach front walking, biking and jogging paths, world class events like the Wine and Food Festival, as well as the fabulous shops of Lincoln Road Mall. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Breakwater South Beach

Address: 940 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Location: United States > Florida > Miami Beach
Price Range: $169 - $394 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Breakwater South Beach 3.5*
Number of rooms: 99
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Hotel Style:
#72 On the Beach Hotel in Miami Beach
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