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The Penguin Hotel

Star Rating
3.5 out of 5
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Reviews

3.9 / 5Good
466 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant

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What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Lummus Park Beach
    3 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Collins Avenue Shopping Area
    3 min walk
  • Restaurant
    Liquor Lounge Cafe
    8 min walk
  • Restaurant
    9beach
    9 min walk
  • Airport
    Miami, FL (MIA-Miami Intl.)
    18 min drive

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1-800-238-0767
  • Ocean Corner Suite 1 King Bed

    Room Amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
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  • Ocean Front 1 King Bed, Private Terrace

    Room Amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Ocean Front Room 1 King Bed

    Room Amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Ocean Corner Suite 2 Queen Beds

    Room Amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
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  • Traditional Room, 1 King Bed

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed OR 1 King Bed and 1 Double Futon
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  • Ocean Corner Room 1 King Bed

    Room Amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Traditional Room, 2 Queen Beds

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
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About this area

Miami Beach

Located on the beach, The Penguin Hotel is in Miami Beach's South Beach neighborhood, an area with good shopping. Art Deco Welcome Center and Fillmore Miami Beach are cultural highlights, and some of the area's popular attractions include Vizcaya Museum and Gardens and Miami Seaquarium. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at American Airlines Arena or Marlins Park. Our guests appreciate the hotel's location for the nightlife and sightseeing.

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What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Lummus Park Beach - 3 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Collins Avenue Shopping Area - 3 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Art Deco Welcome Center - 7 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Lincoln Road Mall - 12 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Miami Beach Convention Center - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Adrienne Arsht Center Metromover Station - 8 min drive
  • Miami Airport Station - 14 min drive
  • Miami, FL (MIA-Miami Intl.) - 18 min drive

Restaurants

  • Penguin Cafe — 1 min walk
  • Liquor Lounge Cafe — 8 min walk
  • 9beach — 9 min walk
  • Pizza Bar — 9 min walk
  • Grillfish — 10 min walk

About this property

The Penguin Hotel

This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a bar/lounge, and valet parking. Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Other amenities include concierge services, a 24-hour front desk, and tour/ticket assistance. All rooms are individually decorated and offer free WiFi and free local calls. For a bit of entertainment, plasma TVs come with cable channels, and guests will also find refrigerators and free bottled water.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM - 7:00 AM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 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.

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Children and extra beds

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

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Property payment types

American Express
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Fees

You'll 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
  • Housekeeping

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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 following fees and deposits are charged by the property at 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)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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.
  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
  • Noise-free guestrooms 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.

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Property is also known as

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

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Valet parking: USD 35.00 per day

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily 7:30 AM–10:30 AM
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Elevator

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Outdoors

  • Beachfront location
  • Garden
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

More

  • Beach towels
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • 32-inch plasma TV
  • Cable channels

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Individually decorated
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

Nearby things to do

Activities

  • Bicycle rentals
  • Outdoor pool access
  • Scuba diving

Where to eat

  • Penguin Cafe – Beachfront restaurant. Serves breakfast daily, happy hour available.
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1 - Poor
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4.0
Cleanliness
4.0
Service and Staff
3.7
Amenities
3.7
Property condition

3/5

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

Front desk staff was helpful and friendly. Location was good. Beds were too hard. Breakfast staff wasn’t friendly and made us feel like we were a bother.

Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

4/5 Good

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    Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
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    Stayed 5 nights in Oct 2019

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
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    Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

    5/5 Excellent

      This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
      Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2019

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