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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

I never stayed on Ocean Drive anytime I visited Miami, but we were going for a birthday party this time around and wanted to stay in the mix of everything. This boutique hotel is very nice! I would stay here again. Clean and spacious rooms, with great service from the staff. It's directly across from the beach, so it's very... More 

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

Dear Princess_ACam, Thank you for taking the time in sharing your recent experience and choosing to spend your first time on Ocean Drive at the Breakwater South Beach. I'm certain the staff will be that much more motivated from knowing how much you enjoyed your stay. We hope the birthday boy or girl had a memorable one and look forward... More 

Orlando, Fl
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015 via mobile

If u are looking for location and don't mind the noise from The Clevelander, this is the spot! Doesn't get better than this! The valet service is a total rip-off! Both nights the valet told me$25 and I got charged 39$. EACH NIGHT!

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Thank lv2trvlOrlando_Fl
csantana116, General Manager at Hotel Breakwater South Beach, responded to this review

Dear lv2trvlOrlando_FL, Thank you for sharing your recent experience of your stay with us. I'm sorry to hear that the valet charges weren't clearly explained to you as we emphasize to our team to clearly explain any and all charges. I will speak the with the team leader to assure that this practice is being followed. Again, I thank you... More 

Acworth, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

My husban wanted to visit Miami and celebrate his birthday. We always stay at the Foutanblleu when we viist but we both agree this our new favoirite hotel. The main thing about this Hotel is its phenominal staff. When we checked we were immedly greated by Natalie!!! She made our stay above and beyond our dreams. Yes the hotel is... More 

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

Dear 35Sonya, Thank you for sharing your recent experience of your stay with us. We really do appreciate the time you have taken by providing a positive review. We are happy to know that you and your husband had a great stay and experience during his birthday. We'll be sure to let Natalie know about the ATL peanut butter sandwich... More 

Denver, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Rooms were clean and bright, staff was over the top helpful, perfect area right in the heart of it all. Free beach cruisers and breakfast. Right across the street form the beach. Great nightlife all around, We will be back!!

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

Dear Matthew G, Thank you for sharing your recent experience of your stay with us. We really do appreciate the time you have taken by providing a positive review. I'm sure the staff will be motivated knowing how much you enjoyed your stay. Thank you again for staying with us and our team looks forward to serve you again in... More 

Ieper (Ypres), Belgium
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Hotel Breakwater is located in the middle of South Beach. At 1 min from the Versace Mansion and all the fun things on Ocean Drive. The rooms are very beautiful, modern and clean. Great staff. Entertaining ambiance. Live music on the terrace. We had a great time. Not for people looking for a quiet time

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

Dear Vanessa H, Thank you for sharing your recent experience of your stay with us. We really do appreciate the time you have taken by providing a positive review. We are happy to know that you had a great experience at our hotel and enjoyed the entertainment from the terrace. I know our staff will be motivated when learning how... More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

I booked this hotel via hotwire for a one night stay after the Miami Marathon. I was excited that I was able to get a decently priced hotel in the Art Deco district across from Lummus Park. Knowing it was in the heart of South Beach, I expected a lot of "energy." What I did not expect was the music... More 

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

Dear DCGal03, We really appreciate the time you have taken in providing your feedback during your recent stay with us. We are sorry to learn that that from the music being a bit more than you anticipated to the challenges with the restaurant your stay was not what as expected. I understand why you would probably feel that the South... More 

Kalamazoo, Michigan
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

We were at the Breakwater Jan 2015. We arrived at the hotel a little early and our room was ready for check in which is always a plus. The Staff from the service desk to the cleaning staff were all great and friendly. The rooms were nice and up-to-date, clean and well dressed (some minor wear and tear but nothing... More 

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

Wonderful to hear you thoroughly enjoyed your visit with us! It was great having you here. The Team and I hope to see you visiting with us again very soon! Best regards, Chauncey More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Fantastic hotel very close to the Beach. You live in the middle of every thing. The Breakwater was everything we expected in an art deco hotel. The rooms were clean, tidy and a very good size. The beds are super. The Breakwater was everything we expected in an art deco hotel. Poul DK

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

The Team an I are very happy you enjoyed your visit with us. It was wonderful having you here! We look forward to seeing you here with us again very soon. Best regards, Chauncey More 

Sandusky, Ohio
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 via mobile

Wow,we just had a FABULOUS stay!The front desk (Natalie and Robert)were personable and helpful.Murat in reservations was AWESOME as well. We stayed RIGHT on Ocean Drive were all of the action takes place. The beds were super comfy and the Windows opened wide to allow the ocean breeze to flow thru the room.Natalie gave us great 'off the beaten path'... More 

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

Natalie, Pablo, the Team and I are so happy you enjoyed your visit with us! It wonderful having you here. We all look forward to you visiting with us again very soon. Best regards, Chauncey More 

Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
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10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

I stayed at the Breakwater Jan 18-21 2015. When we arrived at 2 our room wasnt ready because check in wasnt until 4 but the lady at the front desk put us on a waiting list incase a room was ready early by 300 we were in our room which was great! the room was very nice. I was a... More 

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

We loved having you here with us! Thank you for your comments and observations. Pablo, the Team and I look forward to having you visiting with us again very soon. Best regards, Chauncey More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • 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
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • 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 Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-5013
Location: United States > Florida > Miami Beach
Price Range: $168 - $389 (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:
#70 On the Beach Hotel in Miami Beach
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