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Congress Hotel South Beach

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05/06/2017 06/06/2017
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 November 2012

I was really looking forward to my stay in South Beach and booked the Congress for location, size of room available and affordability. The hotel is listed as five star luxury - well, its really tatty, and could do with a facelift. There was mould all over the bathroom, hadnt been cleaned properly and the lift insurance is out of...

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Nancy R, General Manager at Congress Hotel South Beach, responded to this review

Our most sincere apologies for the discrepancies you have experienced during your stay with us. We take great pride in our hotel and the service we provide our guests and hope you will give us a chance to make it up to you on a future stay. We will be working on improving our rooms and functionality all through next...

Reviewed 5 November 2012

Came down to south beach a few weeks ago just for the weekend. My friends & I had seen a lot of good reviews about the congress hotel so we decided to go by that. And boy are we glad we did. We had an amazing that! The view from our room was perfect, the weather was awesome, & the...

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Nancy R, General Manager at Congress Hotel South Beach, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. I'm happy to hear that you had a great stay with us! We've been working hard to make sure guests have a fantastic stay and it sounds like we are succeeding!

Reviewed 1 November 2012

I was so impressed with the facilities and staff of the Congerss Hotel. The ocean front room had an amazing view of Ocean drive and the pool deck on the roof gave a perfect view of the ocean. The staff was friendly and attended to my every need. I will absolutely be staying with them again in the future.

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Nancy R, General Manager at Congress Hotel South Beach, responded to this review

Thank you for recently being our guest and taking the time to review us! I'm very happy to see that you enjoyed your stay with us. Our staff was happy to help you with all of your needs and make certain that you had a special experience. We look forward to welcoming you home soon.

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 30 October 2012

I stayed at this hotel when I went to South Beach for a "Girl's trip" in September 2012. It is very Clean, Has a great location, and the customer service was terrific! The rooms were modern & spacious and very comfortable.

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Winter Park, Florida, United States
Reviewed 24 October 2012

Stayed for two nights. Sandra at the front desk was very friendly and nice. We got a Junior Suite which was very large and had a balcony with a side ocean view. Much more than I expected for the price I paid ($160 per night) There is a resort fee but it includes 2 beach chairs and towels. The rooftop...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 24 October 2012

Location, location, location! The Congress is located in the middle of hip and happening Ocean Drive! The room was clean, modern, and had great views of the beach. You are surrounded by bars, restaurants, and all that South Beach has to offer. The rooftop pool is great although there is not a lot of seating. The hotel also provides beach...

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Nancy R, General Manager at Congress Hotel South Beach, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great rating of our hotel! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We appreciate the feedback and are looking forward to your next stay.

Newbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2012 via mobile

Awesome location - Louis was there as soon as we arrived and really made us feel welcome and got us sorted - He and Brian were great throughout . We were late in from London by a good 90 minutes getting to the hotel by 19.00 - but we were checked in by a great lady who remembered my email...

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 19 October 2012

The location is amazing, the hotel is beautiful, the amenities are out of this world for the price, and the best part is the cstomer service! I checked in for my husbands bday and they went out of their way to make our night a fun and memorable experience! SO WORTH THE PRICE AND THEN SOME!

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Nancy R, General Manager at Congress Hotel South Beach, responded to this review

On behalf of the entire team at The Congress Hotel South Beach, we thank you for sharing the details of your recent visit to our hotel on TripAdvisor. At The Congress Hotel South Beach, we pride ourselves on our personalized service, and we are so glad that you were able to experience this first hand. We hope to welcome you...

Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 19 October 2012

The hotel room was dirty and very noisy, with a view of a wall less than 2 meters from our window. Not a glimpse of Miami's blue skies. Not all amenities were included in the hotel's rate as advertised. Staff was friendly and helpful, but not as professional as one would think for a hotel with this kind of rates.

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Nancy R, General Manager at Congress Hotel South Beach, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your comments on TripAdvisor. We truly regret to learn the details of your experience, as this is certainly not typical of the level of service we provide at The Congress Hotel South Beach. We would value the opportunity to discuss these issues further with you and can be contacted at nrednor@congresshotelsouthbeach.com .

Miami, Florida
Reviewed 18 October 2012

I walked practically all of South Beach and visited about 8 or 9 hotels to pick the perfect hotel for my daughter to celebrate her 21st birthday with her friends. I came across the Congress Hotel and they had me at Hello! Eleanor really went above and beyond and gave me a tour of several rooms and the pool area....

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
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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: ₹ 9,731 - ₹ 22,317 (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:
#91 On the Beach Hotel in Miami Beach
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“DON'T Stay here!!!!!!!!”
802MaryM802, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“1. Splurge for a junior suite --wish we had done that; 2. If hearing music all night bothers you, don't stay on Ocean Drive.”
Kcrho1, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“its in the middle of all the action it will be loud”
strawberry972c, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Suggesting for the oceanview rooms”
815kalyana, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“not sure where the good rooms are but ours did not resemble the hotel pics”
Glescagirl38, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
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