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Sense Beach House

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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New Rochelle
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

It was a nice hotel..But the want u to pay 300 extra fro incidentals which was no listed....Then I had to argue about getting a pitcher of water they only wanted me to have a cup...When in ok 100 degrees in Miami and one cup of water wasn't enough.,then I asked well B4 I got there if my room could...

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Katherine R, General Manager at Sense Beach House, responded to this review

Dear Stillman1987, Thank you for staying with us during your time in Miami and thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I apologize that the incidental hold may have inconvenienced you but it is standard among all hotels in the area, and ours is on the lower end for only $50 per night. I am also very...

Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Where do I start?!? The hotel is beautiful and very beach like feel the staff was great especially at the bar lol you get a free glass of wine from 6-7 the roof top pool Is awesome it was heated and the rooms where a great size for me, my daughter and cousin...did I mention it's on ocean away from...

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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Stayed at Sense Beach House a few weeks ago while visiting Miami to celebrate a friend's 40th birthday and OMG everything about this place is amazing! From the staff (kudos to Anne at the front desk and the wonderful bartender Pavle) to the decor and food we could not have had a better time. The food is delicious...yes all of...

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Birmingham, UK
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Almost anonymous from the street, in the first quiet block on Ocean, this was a perfect choice to start out Florida driving holiday. We could find no fault with the service, accommodations, technologies or beach equipment. Amazing location that lets you walk to the beach or the heart of the action. The rooftop pool is not huge, but we had...

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Grayslake, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Booked based on reviews and prices, but very skeptical given my experience of other smaller South Beach hotels. Was pleasantly surprised by the hotels condition, services, and overall experience. It's very close to the ocean, and big pink restaurant, but far enough from the total Crazy Ocean Dr., North of fifth. Small cute restaurant onsite in lobby, but didn't use....

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

A nice simple clean boutique hotel (25 rooms! with well decorated rooms and friendly staff. There's a very pretty pool area on the roof. The complimentary glass of wine each evening helps ease the cost of a night out in Miami Beach and you get to meet other residents. Parking is very difficult in Miami Beach (I would say nearly...

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Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

I stayed here only one night. Got to the hotel very late only to get a room without HOT water. It was a struggle to switch room. Once I got to a room w hot water and showered, the toilet went on dripping all night long ! Really hard to fall asleep. Of course the next day the manager was...

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Katherine R, General Manager at Sense Beach House, responded to this review

Dear Anna, I apologize that you went through this unfortunate experience. I have looked into your stay, and it is definitely surprising that you encountered these issues in those rooms since they are inspected every morning of a check-in. I would like to offer a means of compensation for the inconveniences since they should have been avoided. I completely understand...

san antonio texas
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Stayed at the Sense Beach House based on favorable reviews. Experience was better than expected. The room was spacious and modern design. The hotel is small, having only about 25 rooms, so don't expect big hotel amenities. There is a rooftop sunning area with a small pool. Hotel is right across the street from beach access. It is a good...

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Katherine R, General Manager at Sense Beach House, responded to this review

Dear Flowerguy7, Thank you so much taking the time to leave your feedback. It's a pleasure to know you picked our hotel based on the positive reviews, and it makes us ecstatic that we exceeded your expectations! We hope you are able to return soon. Best,

Kolbotn, Norway
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

We had three good nights at this hotel. Good room. Clean. Slow elevator. Friendly staff. Mid expencive restaurant. A little to lowe location on South Beach if you want more of Miami, but closer to the beach.

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Katherine R, General Manager at Sense Beach House, responded to this review

Dear Hansaron, Thank you for allowing us to accommodate you. It is always a joy to know you had a good time and enjoyed your stay. I do apologize that you found our elevator slow, I will definitely look into this matter. We hope your travels bring you back soon enough. Best,

Palm Coast, Florida
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

My wife and I came to Miami for business reasons and happened to find this nice stylish hotel on ocean dr, the decoration, bar, lobby, patio and rooftop are beautiful our king room with partial ocean view was gorgeous, comfy bed, wide space, plenty of light, the bathroom is gorgeous as well, great smelling candles around and even the cactus...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sense Beach House is just steps from the beach, offering a personalized and casually sophisticated vacation getaway. The hotel offers 18 modern rooms, a rooftop pool and lounge area with ocean and skyline views and indoor/outdoor restaurant, The Local House. Perfectly situated on the southern end of South Beach, in the chic SoFi neighborhood, Sense Beach House provides what South Beach has been missing – a true beach escape. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sense Beach House

Address: 400 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139-6614
Region: United States > Florida > Miami Beach
Price Range: $231 - $536 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sense Beach House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 18
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Also Known As:
Sense South Beach Miami
Sense Beach House Miami Beach, Florida
Hotel Style:
#33 Romantic Hotel in Miami Beach
#58 Family Hotel in Miami Beach
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“Small hotel. No rooms with a good view.”
flowerguy7, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If possible, get the corner rooms overlooking the beach.”
D9041OBdavidg, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All good but rear will be quieter”
NeilKimR, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“There are rooms with balcony towards 4th street where you can view the sea and beach between the condominion houses”
302tomm, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 is nice but bright at nice and wifi IN the room not so good.”
ConnieT1970, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
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