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Sept 75 a night Congress Hotel ,Oceanview balcony studio on Ocean Drive

Sleeps3
Bedrooms Studio
Space 550 sq. ft.
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Privately owned Condo-Hotel With King Bed on Ocean Drive

Ocean Drive unit that is Modern and spacious in the heart of South Beach!

Step outside and the beach is directly across the building. Restaurants, shops and night life are all literally outside your door along Ocean Drive. Walk everywhere, with no need for taxis or rental vehicles. Lincoln Road is also a 5 minute walk from this location. South Beach consists of a large geographic area, but only a small part of it has all the shops/restaurants/night life – THIS IS IT!

This renovated privately owned unit with spectacular mahogany wood floors is at the congress Condo Hotel on Ocean Drive. This large studio has a full bathroom with tub,king size bed,sleeper futon, and kitchen. The suite is a hip oasis of comfort and delight in a hot South Beach hotel in the middle of the action.Walk across the street to the beach. Enjoy the hotel amenities without paying the hotel prices. sit on the balcony and enjoy the ocean breezes and perfect for morning coffee. No extra fees such as a resort fee which many hotels add to the bill.

More Details

Owner
Benjamin Dickert
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
60%
Calendar last updated:
October 16, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Elizabeth







Great location and everything was easy and beautiful. Thank you.
Oct 2015
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Amenities

Flamingo / Lummus Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 4
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 550 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • king size bed,sleeper futon
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • water skiing

Reviews

Very Good! 4.1/5 -
(47 traveler reviews)

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Sept 75 a night Congress Hotel ,Oceanview balcony studio on Ocean Drive
average rating of 4.06383 based on 48 reviews
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Wet!

  • 1 of 5

Location is perfect for the party life. Upon arrival the apartment I was under the impression I was getting was not it, I booked this spot for the view of the balcony once inside our view consist of another building. The bathroom had a leak in the vent, I contacted the owner he said he was gonna send maintenance they never came! Once inside the apartment smelled like mildew and moisture I'm not sure if they was some sort of water damage but there was definitely water in the air.. all of my clothes, sheets, everything were damp! Horrible horrible spot! Contacted Benjamin and never got back to me! First time in Miami and my property makes me not want to come back!

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: sorry florida is not for you. you visited in the hottest and humid time of year which is September. If you controlled the A/C AS I ADVISED YOU TO, THERE WOULD HAVE NOT BEEN ANY PROBLEMS. I suggest you consider a cooler place for your next vacation.
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5

nice clean place in the middle of all the action.

  • 5 of 5

The owner was great to deal with and answered any questions we had. The condo was perfect for 2 people and had a large bathroom, king sized bed and a kitchen to prepare small meals. The terrace had a view of the ocean and great for morning coffee.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Expected more...

  • 3 of 5

Location was great. Need major upgrade in mattress; comforter & sheets. Not enough bath; wash & hand towels. Only one roll of toilet paper. Better cleaning would have been appreciated.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing location in the heart of all the south beach action

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful area of south beach. Quaint typical Miami Beach condo right in the hub. We had a couple of minor issues, but great communication & resolution with the property owner.

The unit is very convenient for access to the beach, great balcony view of the beach & nightlife.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great area

  • 5 of 5

Nice room in the middle of south beach. Located near plenty good restaurants and entertainment. Will definitely booked again.

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Only good part is location and the pool

  • 2 of 5

Upon arrival, we were allowed to check-in earlier than 3 which was great! But, we were quickly notified that the elevator was out and would be fixed since they Que been working on it since 9am. The elevator was not fixed for the entire 4-day stay and walking down 4 flights of stairs with heels is no fun! Other guests said they were told the same story prior to our arrival.

The unit was pretty nicely setup and the terrace was nice. The bathroom ceiling and shower curtain liner are pretty gross and needs to be replaced. Also the ceiling leaks when the shower or bath are turned on. Ben was pretty responsive to the complaint but this doesn't seem like a new issue and it also wasn't resolved throughout our stay. I was told "No who even knows if they will come at all".

Being located in the middle of Ocean Drive was good especially for the price and the pool is really nice. But there is a lot of bad with this unit.

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am sad to hear that your vacation at my condo was not as expected. I was not aware of the broken elevator. I assure you that the condo association made every effort to fix the elevator. I had no control over the situation ,so I am sorry you find me responsible. During your stay ,there had been over 5 inches of rain and the roof was leaking. You informed me of this and I contacted the condo association immediately. You had demanded that someone come and fix the problem immediately. Unfortunately I do not have control over the management company of the condo and have to depend on their assistance. Maybe renting a condo on a vacation rental website is not suited for you.
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Map

Nearest Airport
8 Miles
miami international
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
395
Nearest Beach
miami beach/south beach
Car: not necessary

Car: not necessary

Located on the heart of South Beach!

City rental bikes are located on the other side of the building - you don't even need a car to enjoy everything South Beach has to offer from my condo!

If you come by private or rental car, parking structures are available.

The parking structure 1 block away charges $2/ hour and an other public parking structure 2 blocks away charges $1/hour:

16th Street & Collins Ave. (1557 Washington Avenue)

0 - 1 hrs $ 1.00

1 - 2 hrs $ 2.00

2 - 3 hrs $ 6.00

3 - 6 hrs $ 10.00

6 - 24 hrs $ 16.00

Friday, Saturday and Sunday: 9:00 p.m. - 5:00 a.m. for a flat fee of $ 10.00

After 05:00 a.m. maximum rate applies.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $80
Tax Rate 13.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Canceled bookings will not receive a refund