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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The location is great, in the heart of South Beach and within walking distance of a lot of great places.The staff we encountered were friendly and helpful. Although the rooms were spacious, they were not very clean. The curtains, windows and carpets appeared dirty and there were scuff marks on the walls. The pillows were not comfortable and the room... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Night life was so much fun. Walking down the strip on south beach was such an experience. Lots of restaurants and bars with live entertainment. beach is awesome-very lively, party city-tons of fun. most people are a little older, i was 20 when i went and was hard to find people my age, but was still a blast! I need... More 

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Livonia, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here post cruise.Very nice hotel and great location. Room was very clean and included a refrigerator, microwave, stove, and coffee pot. Staff was very pleasant and helpful, especially Amaliz and Miguel.

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Minot, North Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Congress is a great place to stay. The room was really a suite. (We booked a partial ocean view.) It had a seperate sitting area, kitchenette (with microwave, fridge, and sink. Doors closed off the bedroom and bath. The sofa folded down into a bed for our daughter. This hotel is one block from Collins Ave with great shopping... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location, service and cleanliness. Truly got my monies worth considering the location and what the other hotels were charging. Bar at rooftop pool was pricey but the bartender is fantastic. They say wifi is free but not exactly because you still will be charged $15.50 US per person per day as a resort fee which includes the pool towels,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for a group trip during Swim Week. Only bad thing I can say was that there was only one person working the front desk the majority of the time. Never had any noise complaints(I played a bluetooth speaker at max volume). Rooftop pool was great along with the happy hour. They played mostly hip hop/club music and I had... More 

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Dana Point, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were here for two nights. We were headed to the keys but figured since we were in Miami for the first time we should experience South Beach. The hotel is in a perfect location, steps from the beach, right in the middle of the action. It's an old school hotel, really nothing fancy. Our room had a little kitchenette... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent location, very friendly staff. We got a suite with kitchenette, big living room and very nice bedroom. The pool on the roof is very nice and the view is cool. Also the view from the suite was nice.

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Walkerton
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Beautiful location. Dirty rooms. Housekeeping is scarce. Need to ask for them to come in and when they do only the basics are done. No sheet changes. Been here for four nights, and with the sand, sunscreen, they need to be changed. Housekeeping actually removed the spare roll of toilet paper leaving us with none. The grime on the frosted... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

Started off bad right away being checked in an hour and a half late. We waited patiently by their pool (which is probably the only positive of the hotel). We were ignored the whole time while in the lobby and the gentleman working the front desk looked like he did not want to work there and never bothered to smile... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Congress Hotel South Beach

Address: 1052 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-5014 (Formerly The Strand)
Location: United States > Florida > Miami Beach
Price Range: $151 - $366 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Congress Hotel South Beach 3.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Strand Ocean Drive Hotel
Strand Ocean Drive Miami Beach
Hotel Style:
#81 On the Beach Hotel in Miami Beach
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