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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I've never experienced such poor hospitality checking into a hotel. The woman working at front desk seemed clueless and carried on personal conversations as we waited to check in. No towels available to use either.

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Edmonton, Alberta
Reviewed 1 week ago

Room we paid for was the King Suite, it was booked through Expedia. It was to have a King size bed which it didn't and there was to be a 50 dollars cleaning fee. We were charged 80 dollars. After argueing about the extra cleaning fee and producing the documentation that showed that it was to be 50 dollars the...

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Thank Wishingforvacation
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

amazing location bartender on the rooftop was popping allow us to hook up our phone to play music and had the rooftop LIT free all you can drink from 5-6pm . Miguel the bell hop the bomb from the time we step out the car told us great place to eat and got our entire group of 16 ladies a...

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Thank strawberry972c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had 4 days stay and our main criteria to select this hotel was the location and kitchen. We had 4 year old kid so that was the best possible option. We are glad that we selected this option. We enjoyed our stay with ocean facing room with relaxing and homely feeling. The location is very happening and if you...

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Thank Kalyan A
Stavanger, Norway
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A cool suitehotel with frendly staff in the middle of ocean street. A fantastisk wire from the rooftop patio. Stay away from the busy bars at night, they are rediccilously expensive. We staid for a week and didnt get the room that we booked. We had to stay in a small room with two queen size bed instead of the...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The room was spacious and comfortable, the bathtub was massive and so beautiful. The pool left something to be desired but the rooftop bar definitely made up for it! The staff was very friendly and the location could not be better.

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Thank Palomadeo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty ok, nothing extremely special. I more than enjoyed my visit but that's cause I was hardly in the room. The location is phenomenal... full of restaurants and things to do. 2 minutes away from the beach! Such a fun night life in the area, full of lots of people ready to party so be ready! Rooms were ok, feel...

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Thank Jordan L
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The rooms were very clean! Everyone was so nice and helpful , especially Miguel! Happy hour up at the pool was so much fun!! We partied like there was no tomorrow!! Can't wait to go back for spring break!

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Thank Torres N
long island
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed in a condo on second floor right above the noisy restaurant. The music is booming from 9 am until 2 am. Unless you r on spring break with your friends I would not stay here. We got steerable nights sleep Broken shower sprayer that never was fixed no matter how much we complained, bedroom was like being in a...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 2017

My girls and I spent a week in December in the hotel. First of all the staff at the desk were very helpful and polite. It was right on Ocean Drive and I think that depending on what you want its either the right location for you or not. If i was perhaps younger and not having a nervous breakdown...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Concierge
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Live the South Beach lifestyle at our hotel in Miami Beach, Florida. Located in the heart of Miami's Art Deco Historic District on Ocean Drive, we offer spacious, stylish suites with all the amenities of home. With stellar views of the ocean and the bustling action of Ocean Drive, our beachfront hotel is exactly what you need for your stay in Miami. Because we are located right on the beach, fun in the sun is literally at your doorstep. Stake out your spot in the sand and enjoy the signature Florida sunshine. With the average temperatures in the 70s and 80s, you can enjoy the beach and the sun almost all year-round. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Congress Hotel South Beach

Address: 1052 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (Formerly The Strand)
Region: United States > Florida > Miami Beach
Price Range: ₹ 11,071 - ₹ 27,979 (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:
#83 On the Beach Hotel in Miami Beach
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“its in the middle of all the action it will be loud”
 of 5 bubbles strawberry972c, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Suggesting for the oceanview rooms”
 of 5 bubbles 815kalyana, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“not sure where the good rooms are but ours did not resemble the hotel pics”
 of 5 bubbles Glescagirl38, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Don't. Find another hotel further away from the beach with better staff and amenities. Not worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles 421daven, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“keep away from the main st (Ocean Drive)”
 of 5 bubbles rodrigocR3795RK, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
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