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The Local House
3 stars

The Local House

400 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139, United States
Miami Beach, FL
See location+1 305 538 5529
From
C$ 238
Cheapest

rate per night

8.6
Great
based on 473 reviews
473 reviews
Room type
Provider
Nightly total
Deluxe room
C$ 238
King room
C$ 267
Double room
C$ 283

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About The Local House

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Located very close to the beach, Sense Beach House in Miami Beach, Florida gives travelers to the area an intimate place to stay with a sophistication that is charming and welcoming. With features that include a rooftop pool and terrace, guests will be able to enjoy relaxing and gazing out at the city skyline and the ocean waters.

There are only 18 rooms at this small hotel. They are modern and boast ocean views, city views, and minibars. The décor in the rooms is sophisticated beach. There are light colors that create bright refreshing atmospheres for guests to take in. Room amenities include cable TV, walk-in showers, private balconies, bathrobes, refrigerators, coffee makers, hairdryers, and air conditioning.

Sense Beach House does not have an on-site restaurant. It does have a bar though so guests can enjoy cocktails on that rooftop terrace. It also has an amazing location that includes tons of good restaurants to choose from. Dining options guests can walk to are Santorini by Georgios that serves seafood, Buon Pane Italiano serving pizza, Otentic Fresh Food Restaurant for French, and Under the Mango Tree that’s a café.

Visitors will find the rooftop pool and terrace to provide a nice option for something to do. The SoFi neighborhood Sense Beach House is located in is full of other things to do though. Guests can walk or ride one of the provided bicycles to the beach. There is an active nightlife scene in this area. STORY Nightclub is only five minutes away walking. There’s also an art gallery guests can visit called ARTECHOUSE Miami within walking distance.

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Amenities at The Local House

  • Outdoor pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Valet parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key access
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • Bottle of water
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24hr front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Disabled Access
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Hypoallergenic
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Designated smoking area

Dining

  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee machine

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom

General

  • Sea view
  • Slippers
  • Carpeted
  • City view

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Valet parking
  • Private parking

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor furniture

Bedroom

  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Things to do

  • Beach access
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Golf

Pool

  • Rooftop pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool towels

Laundry

  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe

Workspace

  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Cribs available

Reviews of The Local House

8.6
Very good473 verified reviews
6.6Couples
4.4Families
2.1Solo
1.1Friends
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9.7Wonderful
Mark, Jan. 2015

Pros. Room was clean, bright and spacious. Restaurant was the best food we had and the roof was great to relax with a paper and cocktail.

The questions and answers provided in this section are generated by an artificial intelligence model based on a summarization of user hotel reviews and hotel information.See more

They offer insights and recommendations from previous guests and hotel information to help future visitors enhance their stay at the hotel.

What are the room amenities at The Local House?

The rooms at The Local House feature modern decor, ocean and city views, minibars, cable TV, walk-in showers, private balconies, bathrobes, refrigerators, coffee makers, hairdryers, and air conditioning.

What dining options are available at The Local House?

The hotel does not have an on-site restaurant, but it does have a bar. Guests can enjoy cocktails on the rooftop terrace and explore nearby dining options such as seafood, Italian, French, and café cuisine.

What can guests expect from the rooftop pool and terrace at The Local House?

Visitors can enjoy the rooftop pool and terrace, providing a relaxing option with stunning views of the city skyline and ocean waters. The hotel is also located in an area with an active nightlife scene and various dining options.

What are some common concerns about The Local House?

Some guests have mentioned concerns about cleanliness, including dirty glasses in the room, housekeeping issues, and maintenance problems such as broken TV, elevator, and toilet. Additionally, there were complaints about the internet connection and the behavior of a staff member.

What are the best features of The Local House according to guest reviews?

Guests have praised the hotel's location, clean rooms, great staff, comfortable beds, and the rooftop pool. Additionally, the hotel offers complimentary beach gear, friendly and helpful staff, and a compact yet comfortable environment.

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They offer insights and recommendations from previous guests and hotel information to help future visitors enhance their stay at the hotel.

Opt for a Room with a View

Several guests mentioned that the views from the rooms were spectacular. Opting for a room with a balcony facing the ocean or city skyline comes highly recommended.

Explore Nearby Dining Options

The hotel's location offers easy access to various dining options, including seafood, Italian, French, and cafes. Guests can explore nearby restaurants for a diverse culinary experience.

Enjoy the Rooftop Pool and Terrace

Guests appreciated the rooftop pool and terrace as a relaxing option. It provides a serene atmosphere with city and ocean views.

Consider Noise Levels

Some guests noted that street noise could be disruptive. Light sleepers may want to consider this and choose a room away from the street.

Check Room Amenities

While the rooms are modern and sophisticated, some guests experienced issues with water pressure in the showers. It's advisable to check the functionality of amenities upon arrival.

Be Mindful of Staff Knowledge

Some guests mentioned that staff members lacked local knowledge and were unable to answer certain questions. Seeking assistance from the manager for recommendations may be helpful.

Verify Room Cleanliness

A few guests reported cleanliness issues, such as dirty glasses and debris in the rooms. It's advisable to inspect the room upon arrival and promptly address any concerns with housekeeping.

Parking Considerations

Guests suggested exploring alternative parking options in the area, as some found the hotel's valet parking relatively expensive.

Stay Informed About Construction

Some guests were not informed about nearby construction, which affected their stay. It's advisable to inquire about any potential disruptions before booking.

Utilize Complimentary Services

The hotel offers complimentary beach towels and chairs for guests to use, providing added convenience for beach visits.

Location

400 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139

What's nearby

  • Jewish Museum of Florida223 m
  • Ocean Drive0.4 km
  • Art Deco Museum0.8 km
  • South Pointe Park0.8 km
  • Lummus Park0.9 km
  • Miami Beach Architectural District1.4 km
  • Peter Lik Miami2 km
  • Lincoln Road2 km
  • Fillmore Miami Beach2.2 km
  • Holocaust Memorial of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation2.5 km
  • Miami City Ballet2.8 km
  • Jungle Island4.4 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about The Local House

Low season

September

High season

February

Average price (weeknight)

C$ 282

Average price (weekend night)

C$ 486
Cheapest month to stay with an average 37% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 48% rise in price.
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Average Fri. & Sat. price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a room at The Local House

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Top tips for your stay at The Local House

  • If you’re after a cheap room at The Local House, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in September and August.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at The Local House, plan to stay on a Saturday or Monday. The most expensive day is usually Friday.
  • The cheapest price a room at The Local House was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 316, while the most expensive was C$ 316.
  • How long should you stay at The Local House? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 2 days.

FAQs when booking at The Local House

  • Where is The Local House located?

    The Local House is located at 400 Ocean Drive in South Beach, 4.5 km from the centre of Miami Beach. Jewish Museum of Florida is the closest landmark to The Local House.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at The Local House?

    Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at The Local House.

  • Does The Local House offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, The Local House offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is The Local House from the airport?

    The Local House is 15.7 km from Miami. The Local House is 21.1 km from Miami Opa Locka.

  • Does The Local House have a pool?

    Yes, The Local House has a pool on-site.

  • How does KAYAK find such great The Local House hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at The Local House in Miami Beach and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at The Local House and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for The Local House.

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Good to know

Value for money

8.0

Distance to downtown

4.5 km

Nearest Airport

Miami

Distance to airport

15.7 km