56.0% Based on 1363 reviews TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 3.5 out of 5

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Hotel Description

3-star beachfront hotel near Lummus Park Beach

On the beach

Within a 10-minute walk of this South Beach hotel, you'll find Lummus Park Beach and Art Deco Welcome Center. Lincoln Road Mall and Ocean Drive are also within half a mile (1 km).

Beachfront dining

A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this hotel. Guests will appreciate free perks like buffet breakfast and WiFi in public areas. Valet parking, a terrace, and a garden are also offered.

Free WiFi, refrigerators

The individually decorated guestrooms offer free WiFi and free local calls. Plasma TVs come with cable channels, and other amenities include refrigerators and free bottled water.

Traditional Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
$75 per night

Ocean Front Room 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Ocean Front 1 King Bed, Private Terrace

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Traditional Room, 2 Queen Beds

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Ocean Corner Suite 2 Queen Beds

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Ocean Corner Suite 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

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Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is served daily. Public spaces have free WiFi. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at The Penguin Hotel. Parking is available for a fee. This Art Deco Miami Beach hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 43 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • Built in 1948
  • Buffet breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Towels for the beach
  • 1 conference room
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Television in lobby
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Free WiFi
  • Refrigerator
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Miami, FL (MIA-Miami Intl.) (18.3 km / 11.4 mi)
  • Parking: Valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

The Penguin Hotel offers 43 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. Each accommodation is individually decorated. 32-inch plasma televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Miami Beach hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include phones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Plasma television
  • Cable channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique decor

Food & Drink

Guests are served free buffet breakfast daily from 7:30 AM to 10:30 AM.

Purple Penguin Cafe - This beachfront restaurant specializes in fusion cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Happy hour is offered.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at 7:00 AM
  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 11:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Guests arriving after 11:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 150 per stay
  • Resort fee: USD 21.66 per accommodation, per night

The resort fee includes:

  • Breakfast
  • Beach towels
  • Internet access
  • Phone calls
  • In-room safe
  • In-room bottled water
  • Housekeeping

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

The resort fee displayed is based on 2 guests per accommodation/night. The resort fee will increase with additional guests. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Valet parking fee: USD 35.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Hotel Penguin
  • Penguin Hotel
  • Penguin Hotel Miami Beach
  • Penguin Miami Beach

You should know

  • Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.