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Altanta, GA
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 December 2015

We have enjoyed staying a few times at different times of the year and we've always enjoyed it. The rooms in the old hotel are huge and the pool is secluded and relaxing. They also have a free drink happy hour every night in the bar behind the lobby.

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SBG_GuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at Riviera Hotel & Suites South Beach, responded to this review

Wow! How fantastic! We just loved to hear from a guest with their fantastic 5 star stay details. Thanks for mentioning our spacious rooms, our beautiful pool and our fun free happy hour offering. See you next time. Cheers! Katrine More 

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35 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2015 via mobile

Well like most of the reviews on here we thought the riviera was great. Huge king bed. So comfy. Bathrobes. Nice toiletries. Beach towels and chairs. Free drinks for guests 7-8 evry night. Staff were all so helpful. From front to cleaning staff. Would Defo stay again. Only thing would say was if there for a 2 week stay the... More 

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SBG_GuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at Riviera Hotel & Suites South Beach, responded to this review

Excellent! Wow! We're thrilled for the perfect 5 stars! We thank you for mentioning our beautiful hotel with all of our fabulous offerings. We're glad you loved our comfy beds, our hospitable staff members and our fantastic amenities. We feel confident we'll see you again real soon. All of my best, Katrine More 

Surfside, Florida, United States
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 December 2015

What started as a disastrous beginning to a few days of work and play in South Beach was flipped into the most memorable time away from home. I’m very well travelled and seen it all when talking client services in the hotel industry, therefore it is with great pleasure I recommending all who travel to SoBe to stay at the... More 

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SBG_GuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at Riviera Hotel & Suites South Beach, responded to this review

How beautiful! You are so kind to send us your positive vibes and fantastic feedback! We cannot wait to share this with Lori-Ann and Tanya, they will be pleased. We are so happy we could make your South Beach experience such a good one. We are so delighted to hear all of your beautiful words. We will plan on seeing... More 

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 1 December 2015

I received a great recommendation to stay in South Beach Miami after discussing my holiday requirements with Hotel planner’s Pricilla. Whom I regularly entrust with my group travel needs because they are the best in the world and deliver a consistent unrivalled personal experience. So when I was directed to this hotel group I already had pretty high expectations. The... More 

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SBG_GuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at Riviera Hotel & Suites South Beach, responded to this review

Outstanding! Wow! We can't thank you enough for sharing such a beautiful and detailed review. It was truly a pleasure to read and we can't wait to share it with our team. Tanya, Pedro and Jessica Santiago will all be stoked you appreciate their attentive service and hospitality. We love your loyalty and are already looking forward to your return.... More 

Mooresville, North Carolina
2 reviews
Reviewed 29 November 2015

A friend and myself were vacationing in West Palm Beach for a week and decided to take an overnight trip down to Miami Beach. Everything from the moment we got out of the car was superior. The bell man, Amaury, was super attentive and helped me with our bags and immediately valeted my car. When we got inside, Shamika, the... More 

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SBG_GuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at Riviera Hotel & Suites South Beach, responded to this review

Thank you, thank you! We are very happy you loved us so much. It's so kind of you to mention all of the aspects that made your Riviera Suites such a fantastic success. It's wonderful of you to mention Amaury, Shamika and Jose. All of my best, Katrine More 

Charlotte, North Carolina
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21 reviews
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Reviewed 28 November 2015

My partner and I had a few days to kill in Miami and by a stroke of luck we ended up at the Riviera Hotel and Suites in South Beach. When we saw our suite our jaws dropped; it was absolutely gorgeous and very reasonably priced! There was a baroque sense about it, but it was also modern, stylish, and... More 

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SBG_GuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at Riviera Hotel & Suites South Beach, responded to this review

Yay! How nice to hear from you! We thank you for sharing the very exciting details of your romantic getaway! We are so happy we were your choice for a fun escape. We will hope to see you again soon. Cheers! Katrine More 

Toronto, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 27 November 2015

Let's start with the positives: -Great location: It's close to the beach and everything else you could want in SoBe. -Great rooms: The rooms are very nice, the bed was very comfortable and the bathroom was clean and modern. -Our bellhop: Didn't catch his name, but his enthusiasm and attitude really stood out after a bad experience checking in. But... More 

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SBG_GuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at Riviera Hotel & Suites South Beach, responded to this review

Good day to you! We thank you for taking the time to share the details of your experience at Riviera Suites. We want to wish you a happy belated birthday! We are sincerely sorry to hear that you and your girlfriend did not have the 5 star stay with us that we strive to provide our guests with. We thank... More 

New York City, New York
1 review
Reviewed 26 November 2015

My husband surprised me for my birthday with a trip, we arrived nov 1 2015 to nov 4 2015 . It was and amazing stay the staff are very friendly ,professional, and very helpful . I love how clean and fresh the hotel was . It has 2 pools one thats on the roof top and one on the first... More 

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SBG_GuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at Riviera Hotel & Suites South Beach, responded to this review

Good day to you! We thank you for taking the time to share the details of your experience at Riviera Suites. We want to wish you a happy belated birthday! We are sincerely sorry to hear that you and your girlfriend did not have the 5 star stay with us that we strive to provide our guests with. We thank... More 

New York City, New York
1 review
Reviewed 23 November 2015 via mobile

I just want to say what a lovely stay I had in the Riviera, everyone was super friendly and kind,made me and my husband feel like we were part of the family Lol. Specially Jairo Perez & Emmie they were super nice,and the bell boy Eric was very active all the times and of course the manager (Tanya Melhorn) she... More 

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SBG_GuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at Riviera Hotel & Suites South Beach, responded to this review

Woohoo! We are so ecstatic to read you and your husband had such a comfortable and perfect stay with us. We strive to provide each and every guest with the most memorable and fun stay on South Beach and we're so stoked we did just that for you. Thank you for mentioning Jairo Perez, Emmie, Eric and Tanya Melhourn by... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Blending classic sophistication and contemporary chic, the Riviera South Beach hotel offers stylish Classic Rooms, Modern Balcony Rooms, as well as One-Bedroom apartment-like accommodations with gourmet kitchens, separate living and dining areas at affordable hotel room prices. IMPORTANT -- Credit card used for booking must be the same credit card presented for payment at check-in. The name on the credit card must match the name on the reservation and the card holder must be present along with a government-issued photo ID. Holiday and Special Events require a non-refundable prepayment 30 days prior to arrival. No early departures are allowed. Reservations are completely non-refundable within 30 days of arrival. Events include but are not limited to: New Years (12/26 to 1/3), Boat Show (2/12 to 2/16), Winter Music Conference & Ultra (3/15 to 3/31), Memorial Day (5/21 to 5/25) & Art Basel (12/3 to 12/9). A mandatory daily resort fee of $18.00 ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riviera Hotel & Suites South Beach

Address: 318 20th Street, Corner: 2000 Liberty Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Region: United States > Florida > Miami Beach > City Center
Price Range: RM636 - RM2,187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Riviera Hotel & Suites South Beach 4*
Number of rooms: 153
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Also Known As:
Riviera Hotel Miami Beach
Hotel Style:
#44 Luxury Hotel in Miami Beach
#51 Family Hotel in Miami Beach
#57 Romantic Hotel in Miami Beach
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