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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 yesterday

Beautiful Beach. Nice views of sunrise and sunset; however, too crowded. Maybe off season might be a good time to visit.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank debrabM1617JK
Reviewed yesterday

Sways a great place for a weekend getaway or vacation. Many options for food, lodging, partying, or just relaxing.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank rajjaydn
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

When we arrived we were advised that the well populated roads in South Beach were safe to walk in the evening. NO. We were involved in a shooting. We were sitting on the patio of a bar and a man was shot dead on the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Escape584084
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Some of the best vacations we’ve had have been here in South Beach plenty of people watching, food, shops and just catching the rays or going on a run by the beach. The only reason why I’m giving it a 4 stars is because many...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank globetrottingboys
Reviewed yesterday

Miami is best known for its beaches and not surprisingly. Beautiful people in skimpy swimwear flock to the beach to top up their tans. The beach is wide and deep which means it never feels too crowded!! It is super clean, the sand is fine...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank shannonp0909
Reviewed 2 days ago

we happened to be there during spring break and music festival, so it was jammed packed with kids and police. We are grandparents, so not our type of thing........but we understand, we've "been there, done that"......... the energy was hyper and the kids were stoned....More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good place to spend St. Patrick’s Day. Went in the water, it was warm and clean. Lots of young drunk people partying in the streets, not wearing much clothes. Food was expensive, but it was a good time.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Steve K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

South Beach has some of the best restaurants and parties. My first time going and I want to go back.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank geiyonc
Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I had such a nice time at there,enjoy the ocean ,people on bike,tempeture was perfect. A lot of friendly people

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Anayfelix
Reviewed 3 days ago

Any visit to Miami Beach is incomplete without dipping your toes into the ocean at South Beach. Pretty white sand, lifeguards everywhere, check it out!

Date of experience: March 2019
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Open at 0500 to 2200😃. Enjoy the best beach ever.
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Response from jodio436 | Reviewed this property |
My hotel included chair rentals at the beach. I just had to go down to one of the vendors at the beach and give them my name, hotel and room number. I didn't have to pay for them but other people were also doing the same... More