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Address: 15000, Miami Beach, FL
Phone Number:
+1 786-469-9061
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
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Collins Avenue, also known as State Road A1A, is the main shopping and...

Collins Avenue, also known as State Road A1A, is the main shopping and hotel street in Miami Beach and runs parallel to the beach.

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Free Trolley

Free blue trolley runs up and down the avenue - If you don't feel like walking, or you want to get a good overview. The best part is from 15th to 28th. There is a nice sculpture... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Providence, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Free blue trolley runs up and down the avenue - If you don't feel like walking, or you want to get a good overview. The best part is from 15th to 28th. There is a nice sculpture park at 22nd.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I went to booking.com looking for just a basic hotel-- bed and shower -- for me and my associate The very lowest price listed was 40+ for two for one night I booked it and then it was 175+ I called Booking.com and they said there was a cleaning fee I don't appreciate the trickery I canceled even though they... More 

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Miami, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Collins Avenue contains most of Miami Beach's Oceanfront and is home to the majority of Miami Beach's 4 to 5 star hotels and condos are located. It has lots of shopping and dining like most streets but you have more hotels on the beachfront.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed at the Catalina Hotel & Resort located on Collins Ave. I was walking distance to all the happenings, the Beach, Restaurant, Bars. Shopping, Historical Landmarks and Art Deco Galleries.

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Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Enjoy, unwind relax. Enjoy people watching stroll toward the Art Deco district. Send your thoughts back to the 50's with classic cars, beautiful people and wonderful scenery. A great adventure to be enjoyed by all. Keep an open mind wear comfortable shoes and experience the great time ahead of you.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Collins is a nice strip of hotels and bars where you can have a good time. lots of happy hours and shopping one block from the beach. Right in between ocean and Washington. Those 3 are the Trinity if South Beach

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

So many different buildings and sites you get to see some cool boats. Some amazing buildings Pop over to the beach for a beach walk. Or see indiana Creek from over the lagoon

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The island’s first use was as a coconut farm in the late nineteenth century, which quickly failed. An early investor, John Collins, deviated from coconuts. He managed to successfully grow Avocado and that allowed him to slowly buyout the surrounding plot owners in the southern part of the Island, known as South Beach. plan leading to the construction of the... More 

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Chicago, IL
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I recall the excitement of that first trip to Miami Beach after early 60's High School Graduation ... colorful, steamy & full of night neon. I'm sure the adventure of the flights and being away contributed to the mystique. But, all-day sunbathing marathons, the refreshing clear pool .vs. murky lakes back home and, of course, nightly strolls down Collins in... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of lovely Art Deco Buildings . Great Area for sightseeing and just wandering taking in all the sights .lots of places to eat and drink,and just people watch

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