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People watching is a great pastime in Miami's South Beach, which draws celebrities and beautiful people in skimpy swim attire to see and be seen. The wide and fine, white sand-covered beaches are popular spots for fashion photo shoots, so you're...more
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Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139
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Reviewed today via mobile

Even if you just go for a few hours.... you’ll have SoBe in your soul forever. Beautiful, clear, cool water. White sand, skyscrapers as your backdrop.. its the main Miami

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank nomari2015
Reviewed today

Get ready for plenty of people watching when you walk, sit, drink, breathe around South Beach. Well worth the effort.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Robert L
Reviewed 2 days ago

Love the area South of 5th, quiet and great restaurants beach is great the Hilton Bentley we love staying at. South Pointe park a nice area to walk

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Maggied906
Reviewed 3 days ago

We love South Beach. We came out here in 2017 and stayed at the Stanton Marriott, which is on the beach. The hotel was “okay” but the beach access made up for it. This time we stayed in downtown Miami, but made a beach date...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank deedubbo
Reviewed 3 days ago

beautiful beach but hugely crowded, it was a little too hot for us but the bath we forgot this heat, we loved, quality sand, clean beach

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank symitones
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Before traveling to Miami I was worried that I would look out of place on South Beach compared to all the ‘super models’! This was not the case, there was a mix of all ages, sizes and ethnicities; even dogs enjoying the beautiful beach. I...More

Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Beautiful span of beach which can get rough from time to time. Coupled with the amazing sites the stroll is therapeutic, (miles of walking). PS: A note of caution, look out for the hustlers. We also saw some homeless people lingering. The Pereira's Trinidad and...More

Date of experience: October 2019
2  Thank Akabrowneyes
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very beautiful area by the beach... Pubs, clubs and restaurants are everywhere... Swimming area by the beach... It is recommended!!!

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank issamaalouf
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Pure relaxation. Wide, long, uncrowded, white sandy beach, clear, warm water, light breeze and not overcrowded with people. Perfect weather and time of year to relax and enjoy. Might be different during spring break, but truly relaxing at this time of year. Our sun beds...More

Date of experience: September 2019
2  Thank jazziejem
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was nice, warm and very inviting. There were not many people on the beach and we had private access from our hotel!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Alex O
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6 October 2019|
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Response from F2649NElaurentl | Reviewed this property |
Classics are Hooters or Bubba Gump. You could also try Bolivar (Washington Avenue is one street away from the beach), but better check with them if the game is on their program.
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8 September 2019|
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Response from Cruiser259319 | Reviewed this property |
I'm still here and they cleaned the seaweed pretty quickly. The water is looking nice.
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4 August 2019|
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Response from Nick8760 | Reviewed this property |
Bear in mind that is Spring Break, and it's all a bit crazy. A lot of fun, if you're broadminded.