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New York City, New York
Reviewed 24 August 2015

The service we received at the Breakwater was superb and the room was clean, modern and ideally located. We had just arrived from a week in the Amazon jungle and needed a place for R&R before heading back to NYC. Perfect place to relax in the sun and to get rid of the mosquito bites. Sometimes you need a little...

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csantana116, General Manager at Hotel Breakwater South Beach, responded to this review

Greetings Michael B, Thank you for choosing the Breakwater South Beach for during your recent visit to Miami Beach. We're delighted that you enjoyed your room accommodations and found the location ideal. Visiting the Amazon jungle for a week must have been a great experience. I will most certainly share your feedback with Natalie and Pablo as we all hope...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 20 August 2015

My team and I traveled to Miami on business and stayed at the Breakwater hotel. The staff was so accommodating & friendly during our stay and always found different ways to make our stay more enjoyable. We arrived 6 hours before check in and the front desk was diligent in keeping us posted if a room became available early and...

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csantana116, General Manager at Hotel Breakwater South Beach, responded to this review

Greetings Mrs_CMB, Thank you for selecting the Breakwater South Beach during your recent visit to Miami Beach. I'm glad that our staff was able to get you and your team checked-in before 4PM/ We certainly hope that you had some time to enjoy Miami Beach although you were on business. Please do not hesitate to contact us directly to prepare...

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Hotel has been refurbished and it shows! The junior suite is spacious and quiet despite all of the reviews I read. The staff are eager to please and the location is in the heart of the action. Do not recommend if you are looking for a restful vacation!

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csantana116, General Manager at Hotel Breakwater South Beach, responded to this review

Greetins roro2528, Thank you for choosing the Breakwater South Beach during your recent visit to Miami Beach. We're glad to learn you found your accommodations satisfactory and reassured the Trip Advisor community of how quiet your room was. We are in the epicenter of Miami Beach which is for its nightlife. Please do not hesitate to contact us to arrange...

Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

So I ordered the seafood platter and wow! Grilled vegetables grilled salmon Atlantic crab leg grilled King lobster tail calamari mashed potatoes grilled shrimp and ceviche. My eyes were so wide when they delivered this platter. My friend laughed at me the entire time and said I looked so intent I said I'm on a mission this food is too...

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csantana116, General Manager at Hotel Breakwater South Beach, responded to this review

Greetings Gina C, Thank you for choosing the Breakwater South Beach during your recent visit to Miami Beach. We're delighted to learn that you were on a mission to tear up the seafood platter. We will definitely pass on your mission to the restaurant in hopes of tripping you up a little on the seafood platter during your next visit....

Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

My wife and I visited Breakwater Restaurant a number of times while on our Honeymoon. We enjoyed the ambiance (music, premier league on the TV, fans), the food was great and the servers went the extra mile to make sure we were happy. Will defiantly go back!!!!!

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csantana116, General Manager at Hotel Breakwater South Beach, responded to this review

Greetings Steve B, Thank you for sharing your recent experience at the Breakwater South Beach. We're glad that you chose to share your Honeymoon with us. I'm certain that the restaurant will be excited to learn that you enjoyed the ambiance and the food. When your ready to return, please contact us directly at reservations@breakwatersouthbeach.com. Yours in Hospitality, Carlos Santana...

Reviewed 12 August 2015

A group of 7 of us stayed at Hotel Breakwater in August for Bachelorette Trip. The location couldn't have been better! We were right on Ocean Drive, in the heart of South Beach, and we were a 2 minute walk from the beach. Restaurants, shops, bars, and clubs were all within walking distance. We only had to pay for transportation...

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csantana116, General Manager at Hotel Breakwater South Beach, responded to this review

Dear Caylalashay, Thank you for spending your Bachelorette Trip at the Breakwater South Beach. We're all delighted that you found the location to your satisfaction near all the nightlife, restaurants and of course, the beach. We are working on better communicating the $100 hold to our guest so that they can better plan there stay. We hope to see you...

Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Pros: Natalie - front desk manager is a superstar!! Amazing service. Great location, middle of tourist party action! Free computers, bikes, breakfast and Wifi! We had an ocean view suite, huge amazing bathroom, great views, I loved the toiletries too. Very clean inside - and this is coming from a germophobe. Cons: Valet parking (managed by an outside company) has...

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csantana116, General Manager at Hotel Breakwater South Beach, responded to this review

Greetings RT_in_FL, Thank you sharing your recent stay at the Breakwater South Beach. I'm extremely thankful that Natalie was able to provide you with the level of service you expected during your visit. The housekeeping team is going to be so excited once we share your feedback with them as they really get a kick out of knowing how much...

Hanover, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 6 August 2015

Though we only spent two nights at the Breakwater, they were definitely enjoyable. We were greeted and assisted by Natalie. She was very nice and helpful. She upgraded us to an ocean view room which was nice. The room was typical in size but the decor was boutique style. The room had modern finishes in the bathroom and plush bedding....

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Dear Mikey D, Thank you for sharing your recent visit to Miami Beach. I wish you had stayed more than 2 days to enjoy Miami. Natalie will be that much more happy to learn that you appreciated her assistance during your stay. We certainly look forward to your return in the future and are running different promotions on our website...

Täby, Stockholm County, Sweden
Reviewed 6 August 2015

The hotel is places in the middle of Ocean Drive, the party district of Miami Beach. The buzz is amazing and there are so much to eat, see and do nearby. The hotel itself has a decent restaurant. The complementary breakfast is not that great, so don't bother with it. Instead, get something from the a la carte that will...

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csantana116, General Manager at Hotel Breakwater South Beach, responded to this review

Greetings Frederik E, Thank you for sharing your thoughts of your recent stay at the Breakwater South Beach. I'm sorry that you found the complimentary breakfast was less satisfactory. If there is anything specific you can recall so that we can forward your feedback with the restaurant to improve, we would be greatly appreciative. Should you choose to return in...

Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

If you want to experience south beach and not end up In the poor house The Breakwater Hotel is the place to go. The staff is courteous and friendly. They go above and beyond to make your stay the best experience possible. The rooms are super clean and modern. You are in the heart of south beach, whether you want...

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Dear Elizabeth M, I have been reading many reviews and thank you for sharing your recent visit of the Breakwater South Beach. We are conveniently located in walking distance to many areas of entertainment and fun. The staff will definitely be motivated to continue their hard work in making the next guest stay just an pleasurable as your stay was....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Breakwater, is a fun, bustling and entertaining historic Art Deco hotel located in the heart of South Beach's famous Ocean Drive. The hotel is a non-stop, active delight right in the center of everything that is South Beach. You'll find yourself within walking distance of a wide variety of outdoor cafes serving every style of cuisine imaginable, art galleries, night clubs, the famous Beach, the Versace Mansion, beach front walking, biking and jogging paths, world class events like the Wine and Food Festival, as well as the fabulous shops of Lincoln Road Mall. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Breakwater South Beach

Address: 940 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-5013
Region: United States > Florida > Miami Beach
Price Range: €153 - €471 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Breakwater South Beach 3.5*
Number of rooms: 99
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#73 On the Beach Hotel in Miami Beach
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“loved the ocean view rooms but might be too noisy for some people”
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“All rooms have an outside noise issue!”
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“ask for ocean drive, and yo will haven seaview too.”
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