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Avalon Hotel
Ranked #101 of 205 Hotels in Miami Beach
Corryton
2 reviews
“Fantastic place to stay!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013 via mobile

Nice hotel in the Art Deco District. It is an older hotel as are all the hotel's in this area but it is very clean and keptup well. Plenty of shopping and restaurants within walking distance and the park and beach is across the street.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

Great location, clean room, complimentary breakfast and good room view! Ana in the front deck is so so so kind and helpful to help us change a king-size bedroom and just face the beach!!! She's sooo nice!!! The location is perfect!!! Parking is a little costly but worth!! I'll defiantly recommend it!! Thanks Ana!!!

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Jupiter, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

Great location, right across from the beach and in the heart of the action. The staff was excellent and very friendly. Room was small but immaculate and met all of our needs. Good complimentary breakfast. Overall, a good value and a very pleasant stay.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
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Sao Paulo, SP
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

I stayed in the hotel for a week and I am glad I did it. The hotel is in front of the beach close to everything, perfect for a person traveling alone. They offer a continental breakfast, which compared to the same category of other hotels is pretty decent. My room was simple but at the back, number 224, which allowed me to sleep very well away from the noise of the Ocean Drive. The people at the front, Jorge, Ana and Ruben treated me very kindly. I tried the restaurant one night and although a little expensive, it was worth it!

Room Tip: The rooms at the back are more silent that the ones at the front on Ocean Drive.
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  • Stayed June 2013, traveled solo
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

I went to Miami with my boyfriend for 4th of July this year. It was his first time, so we opted to stay on South Beach. We ended up with Avalon Hotel through Hotwire, which was listed as a 3.5 or 4 star. The hotel is nothing to write home about: it's very old and shows clear signs of use. It certainly was not my ideal location. I'm more accustomed to updated, newer furnishings. To be an older establishment, it was maintained as well as possible. Front desk attendant Ana and another man who's name escapes me were phenomenal. They really understand the concept of great customer service. Location of the hotel is great if you're really looking for South Beach action. Unfortunately, I was looking for more relaxation so music blaring at 2am and loud, drunken screams outside of my window was not ideal. This was of no fault of the actual hotel. All in all, I would not stay at this hotel again b/c it was a little old for me, but I would definitely recommend it to someone who isn't concerned about that. The customer service alone gets it a gold star in my book.

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Jamestown, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

Just had our 2nd stay at the Avalon Hotel ,I Love this place .The history of the hotel the kind staff ,I could not have been more pleased The location is awesome ,Right across from the beach !!!! The neon lights of Ocean Drive make for some great pics .Well done folks

Room Tip: Don't expect a 5 star resort ,It's a older Deco hotel but very well taken care of and very p...
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  • Stayed June 2013, traveled with family
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Perth
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

Clean and friendly. Rooms are a little small but very comfortable. Only down side was the noisy air con. Great location on the beach front and beside an endless choice of restaurants. The hotel restaurant looked nice but seemed a little pricey. However, most eateries on the beach front were quite expensive. If back in Miami would definitely stay at this hotel again.

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Additional Information about Avalon Hotel

Property: Avalon Hotel
Address: 700 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6220
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Location: United States > Florida > Miami Beach
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#73 On the Beach Hotel in Miami Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Avalon Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 52
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Wecome to The Avalon Hotel This iconic Art Deco favorite is known for its Ocean Drive address in the heart of South Beach. When staying at the Avalon, you will be in the middle of the South Beach action with its bustling sidewalk cafes, Art Deco buildings, amazing shopping, and unforgettable nightlife. As you enter the Avalon you will step back to a relaxing time, where our welcoming and seasoned staff will pamper you. In the evening, the Avalon lobby and terrace magically transforms into A Fish Called Avalon Restaurant, for over twenty years a culinary Miami Beach institution. Enjoy candlelit tables, nightly live music, fresh local seafood and other culinary delights created by Chef Kal Abdalla. For glamorous people-watching, there is no better place than our outdoor terrace right on Ocean Drive. Our guest rooms are light and fresh, with luxury linens for your comfort. Flat panel TVs, iPod docks and Wi-Fi will keep you connected, while waffle-weave robes and organic toiletries help you relax and rejuvenate. Avalon guests are treated to a complimentary continental breakfast each morning. Other amenities include complete business center, and beach towels. Guests of the Avalon also enjoy pool, beach, and restaurant privileges at the South Seas, our sister oceanfront property, just a short stroll north along the oceanfront boardwalk. • An Art Deco boutique hotel• Oceanfront in the heart of South Beach on famed Ocean Drive• 10 blocks to the Miami Beach Convention Center• 15 miles to Miami International Airport• 10 minutes to the Port of Miami ... more   less 
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