Breakwater South Beach


Experience Miami Beach from one of the area’s best hotels

Miami is known for its diverse cultural influences and international flair—and nowhere is the microcosm of this culture more evident than at Hotel Breakwater—where one of the most famous Miami Beach resorts converges with the most iconic neighborhood in South Beach—the internationally renowned Art Deco district.

The Heartbeat of Miami Beach, FL Hotels

Hotel Breakwater, located in the very heart of Miami Beach’s South Beach on Ocean Drive, is right in the center of everything. You’ll find yourself within a delightful walking distance of a wide variety of outdoor cafés serving every style of fine cuisine imaginable, fantastic contemporary and classic art galleries as well as the fabulous boutique shops of Lincoln Road Mall.

Our Miami Beach Hotel is Across the Street from the Ocean

Open our beautiful front lobby doors. Step down onto Ocean Drive. Cross Ocean Drive and walk straight ahead. There will be no mistaking where you’ll find yourself—facing the wide white sandy beaches and clear blue ocean waters of world-famous Miami Beach itself. There you’ll enjoy full resort treatment complete with chairs, towels, water and full service from the beach staff of Hotel Breakwater—living the good life, soaking up the sun and watching the ocean and South Beach culture in absolutely blissful comfort.

No matter what your passion, Miami Beach offers travelers easy access to all kinds of pursuits. If your interests include art and music, look no further; South Beach is home to some outstanding concert venues, including the Filmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason Theater as well as renowned museums with world-class exhibits.

Our Miami Beach hotel is near many outdoor activities

For outdoor enthusiasts, we can easily arrange golf, scuba, jet skiing, snorkeling, fishing and boat tour outings to suit your desires.

And don’t forget the nightlife! Miami’s South Beach is known the world over for its non-stop rhythms. Whether you want to dance the night away to the latest salsa beats, sip martinis listening to jazz grooves or join a hundred of your newest friends for some indie rock, you’ll find it all on Miami Beach.


If you’re a golfer visiting Miami Beach, Florida, you’ll have a lot of courses from which to choose! From the Miami Beach Golf Club in the center of Miami Beach to the famous Crandon Park Golf Course, there’s enough challenge and ease for all levels of play. Below are a few of our recommendations.

Miami Beach Golf Course
2301 Alton Road, Miami Beach, FL 33140

Crandon Park Golf Course and Driving Range

Previously known as The Links at Key Biscayne, the Crandon Park Golf Course is literally a golfer’s paradise, and is just 10 minutes from downtown Miami.

6700 Rickenbacker Causeway
Biscayne, FL 33149

Doral Miami Golf Course

Well, this course is already famous, as any golfer knows. It’s also the winner of 2010 Golfweek’s “Best Resort Courses Award.” Get your swing on at this world-renowned course, and if you’re bringing a novice along, ask about the Jim McLean Golf School.
1440 NW 87 Avenue
Miami, FL 33174

Miami Beach Golf Club

Give yourself a bit of green…in the heart of historic Miami Beach. Features not-to-miss include a fantastic course, pro shop, restaurant and lessons.

2301 Alton Road
Miami Beach, FL 33140

Art & Culture

While we at Hotel Breakwater would do nothing to discourage the hot nightlife and sizzling sunshine that has made Miami Beach famous; art and culture have been the heartbeat of this dynamic community for more than one hundred years. The beauty of South Beach lures wealthy art collectors to its sunny shores and artists of all kinds have thrived and made South Beach the mecca for art, beauty, culture and night life it is today.

Miami Beach Art and Culture Hot Spots

We want you to enjoy an unparalleled experience while you’re with us at Hotel Breakwater. As your hosts, we’d like to recommend a few of our favorite Miami Beach art and culture hot spots.

Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts

(1300 Biscayne Boulevard | Miami, FL 33132)

Art Deco District

(1001 Ocean Drive | Miami, FL | Between 5th and 15th Streets)

Bass Museum of Art

(2121 Park Ave | Miami Beach, FL 33139)

Café Cubano in Little Havana

(700 Beacom Blvd | Miami, FL 33135)

Design District

(4040 NE 2nd Ave, Suite 404 | Miami, FL 33137)

Jackie Gleason Theatre of the Performing Arts

(1700 Washington Avenue | Miami Beach, FL 33139)

Jewish Museum of Florida

(301 Washington Avenue | Miami Beach, FL 33139)

The Holocaust Memorial

(1933-1945 Meridian Avenue | Miami Beach, FL 33139)

Villa Vizcaya

(3251 S Miami Ave | Miami, FL 33129)

Wolfsonian Museum

(1001 Washington Avenue | Miami Beach, FL 33139)

World Erotic Art Museum

(1205 Washington Avenue | Miami Beach, FL 33139)

Parks & Attractions

Lincoln Road Mall

(Lincoln Road at 16th Street | Miami Beach, FL 33139)

Island Queen Cruises

Ocean Adventures

Ocean Force Adventures’ Premium Sightseeing Boat

Venetian Pool

(2701 De Soto Blvd | Coral Gables, FL 33134)

Village of Merrick Park

(358 San Lorenzo Ave | Coral Gables, FL 33146)

The Villa, Casa Casuarina

(1116 Ocean Drive | Miami Beach, FL 33139)

Miami Tour Company


Get in on the action of the world’s hottest scene—South Beach Miami nightlife. From chill bars and lounges to too-hot-to-touch dance clubs to sensuous salsa clubs, your wild side will want for nothing while you delve into the rich South Beach nightlife scene. It’s all waiting for you. Just minutes from Hotel Breakwater.

For more information please contact our concierge.


Professional sports here in South Florida and the Miami area are as hot as our sun. If you’re a fan, check out official team sites and venues to plan your vacation around your favorite team’s schedule. What could make such a South Beach vacation better? A stay at the sexiest of all Sun Life Stadium hotels, the Hotel Breakwater.


American Airlines Arena

Miami Heat Basketball

Sun Life Stadium

Miami Dolphins Football

University of Miami Hurricanes

BB & T Center

Florida Panthers Ice Hockey

Marlins Park

Miami Marlins Major League Baseball