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Reviewed 4 May 2015

Superb, friendly and helpful service. Excellent food, amenities (3 pools!), location, beach. Room large. No unpleasant noise (background music was peaceful and unobtrusive). Both family and adult-friendly (kids used separate, warmer pool). One weird thing: no separate bathroom! Toilet and shower cubicles -- tub in...More

2  Thank Vivian B
Response from Danielle F, Public Relations Manager at The SetaiResponded 2 June 2015

Dear Vivian, We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and thank you for sharing your experience on Tripadvisor. I underdstand your concerns about the tub, some guests enjoy it, others don't. On your next visit, please advise us and we will arrange a room...More

Reviewed 28 April 2015

In global comparison the US hospitality industry does not really apeal. The Setai however matches some the very good places in Asia and Europe. The rooms are nicely made. The cleanliness in the corner is a point to improve. The airconditioning is sometimes very noisy...More

4  Thank Kypt P
Response from Danielle F, Public Relations Manager at The SetaiResponded 1 June 2015

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review The Setai on Tripadvisor. Your feedback is indeed important to us. Your observations ring true, our hotel certainly combines a classic European hotel experience with many of our employees from Germany, Switzerland, France and Italy...More

Reviewed 25 April 2015

Save your money!!! The $850.00 a night rooms are so small (even an upgraded one facing a dumpster and far off ocean) and so dark it's depressing. Sink knob fell off, shower wasn't working. As a seasoned traveler this hotel was horrible. Of all the...More

9  Thank Alli1234
Response from Danielle F, Public Relations Manager at The SetaiResponded 12 May 2015

Dear guest, We are most apologetic that we did not meet your expectations during your stay. For your reference, our suites start at 600sqft with our largest at 10,000sqft. We apologize that the sink nob fell off during your stay, it was promptly repaired. Again...More

Reviewed 21 April 2015

The Setai Hotel was impeccable from the minute we walked through the front doors until the moment we, sadly, had to depart. The ambiance was simply sublime; muted but classical color scheme inspired with the simplicity, natural elegance, and relaxing nature of east Asia. Our...More

9  Thank thunderpebbles
Response from Danielle F, Public Relations Manager at The SetaiResponded 1 May 2015

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience at The Setai on Tripadvisor. It is such a pleasure to hear all the details of your stay, we certainly strive to for excellence and and to meet our guest's expectations. The Setai is indeed an wonderful...More

Reviewed 15 April 2015 via mobile

Visiting miami is my regular thing, I go there more often this time i stayed at the setai Loved this place, I stayed at 29th floor on the ocean side I could see the ocean from all the rooms.really nice size rooms, comfortable beds, great...More

3  Thank 75main
Response from Danielle F, Public Relations Manager at The SetaiResponded 1 May 2015

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your comments on Tripadvisor. The views from the 29th floor are out of this world and the suites are exquisite. Breakfast at the Restaurant is a favorite with our guests. I will metion your comments in reference to the...More

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#3 Family Hotel in Miami Beach
#4 Luxury Hotel in Miami Beach
#4 Spa Hotel in Miami Beach
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Miami Beach
#8 Romantic Hotel in Miami Beach
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#4 Luxury Hotel in Miami Beach
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#8 Romantic Hotel in Miami Beach
#14 Business Hotel in Miami Beach
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mmhall81
6 February 2018|
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Amazing.... great bar area and outdoor courtyard (retractable roof in case it’s raining) with delicious selection of cocktails and huge selection of drinks and deserts as well.
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MGM10_07
14 April 2017|
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Response from endboss2 | Reviewed this property |
Was quiet when we were there. I imagine it is quieter than other south beach areas.
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David O
13 August 2015|
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Yes - thongs are allowed anywhere in Miami Beach Topless is acceptable @ the pool if discrete; topless on the beach is acceptable
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"avoid courtyard view if possible"
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"Book another hotel!"
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"Get anything on the ocean side, except that the ocean side is for condo owners....so that isn't possible."
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"Hang out by the pools in the back for wonderful people-watching, meditation and relaxing vibes."
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