OCEAN FRONT Buddha Studio & POOL

Apartment - Entire home/apt · Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139, United States

Bunk beds (full/double bottom- twin top), beach front, small space, great location, affordable stay! Construction happening in building- sometimes musty carpeted hallways. Fully equipped & stocked private apt. Affordable beachfront- amazing!

The Space

Stay in your own PRIVATE efficiency apt with BEACH ACCESS!!!! Please note that there are no frills in this older non-luxurious Art Deco building/small apt. It has carpeted hallways and may not be ideal for people with strong allergies as the hallway carpet may have a musty smell at times, but you cannot beat the AMAZING LOCATION and price (the Savoy Hotel is one block away and is $200+ a night without taxes). This fully stocked and lovely oceanfront apt is located on Ocean Drive.

BONUS: Building has a POOL! What more can you ask for at this price?

WHAT YOU WANT TO KNOW:
- GATED ART DECO Building located ON OCEAN DRIVE
- Bunk beds: FULL/DOUBLE size on bottom and TWIN size on top.
- Fully stocked with: Cutlery, cups, dishes, pots, and pans, iron, blow dryer, microwave, toaster, coffee maker, towels (bath & beach), blankets, beach chairs and beach umbrellas, and regular umbrellas
- Dinette table and chairs for 2
- Wall mount A/C with remote control
- WiFi and cable flat-screen TV

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW:
- No smoking allowed inside the unit/building
- No pets allowed. There may be pets in the building, but the unit is pet-free.
- 3 ppl as its a small apt... 220 sq feet. (possibly 4 ppl- with a trundle twin mattress if discussed and agreed on)

PLEASE NOTE:
Right now the building is under renovation, there is scaffolding, dust and construction work at the building. Please do not book if you feel this will hinder your trip.

LOCATION:
Cross roads: On Ocean Drive (the beach side) between 3rd Street and 4th Street. In what we call 'SoFi' (south of fifth) in a historical Art Deco building. This is an AMAZING location! ON OCEAN DRIVE- with OCEAN ACCESS and near Lummus Park, South Pointe Park, Marjorie Douglass Park! Enjoy the country's most beautiful beaches at your doorstep (plus you are located at the local's beach spot). SoFi will make you feel like a local. Only a few blocks from the famous 'neon strip' you will feel like your a world away in this gem of an area. Watch cruise ships sail by and picnic at south point park- Or just lounge at the beach in the backyard... Many options for you to explore outside your door.

Dates you wanted not available? Check out my OTHER listings in the SAME BUILDING (go to my full profile page to see my other apts)!

Guest Access

Pool and beach access at building.

Interaction with Guests

We live a few blocks from the apt, so interaction frequency is totally up to you!

The Neighborhood

Coveted 'SoFi' (south of fifth) will make you feel like a local. Only a few blocks from the famous 'neon strip' you will feel like your a world away in this gem of an area. Watch cruise ships sail by and picnic at south point park- Or just lounge at the beach in the backyard... Many options for you to explore outside your door.

Getting around

Parking can sometimes be a hassle in SoBe, or any major city. There is street metered parking or a valet lot 1 block away that charges anywhere from $25-$40 a night. It's very easy to get around south beach without a rental... Taxis, local bus, biking, and walking everywhere!

Other Things to Note

Construction renovations at building. Carpeted hallways (sometimes musty) may not be ideal for people with strong allergies. No smoking allowed in unit or building. No pets allowed in unit but there may be in the building. Enjoy the beautiful beach in the back yard!! Beach chairs, towels, and umbrellas are available for your use :) see full listing for more details.

Room type: Entire home/apt
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 3
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 2
Security Deposit: $125
Cleaning Fee: $50
Check In: 4:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
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Cancellation: Strict

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  • Had an amazing stay here the Marilyn room was so cute and perfect for me and my two girlfriends! Everything is walking distance, the pool and beach are literally your backyard, and Dante was an amazing host when we got there he gave is a tour and be even drove us to the airport for a cheap fair! Totally recommend this place if you don't want to spend a lot of money.

    April 2014
  • We had a great time!! The apartment is not only super comfortable but extremely well located!!! We're really hoping we can make it next year!!!! Thanks Dante and Cindy, you are great!!!

    April 2014
  • This small apartment located in the best street in miami beach is just perfect for those looking for a clean place with good accommodation and the hottest point of the beach, Ocean Drive. It is close to all the best restaurants and clubs.
    Both Cindy and his father Dante always seek to leave their guests comfortable and feeling at home.
    I highly recommend it!

    Thank you so much;)

    March 2014
  • The location is excellent, the beds are comfortable, the bathroom is good. There are kitchen utensils, refrigerator, cabinets. It's a place that I would like to go back.

    March 2014
  • This place has an awesome location. The beach is right behind your backyard!
    The room is in a secured building, and is very clean. It is on Ocean drive, which means it is close to beach, to restaurants, to stores, and to almost everything.

    The only problem i have is parking. I had a car with me, so it is extremely difficult to find a parking spot. And the city parking symbols and instructions are a little confusing if you are not local. But if you dont have a car, you can get a rental bike or scooter everywhere!

    Also you need to be careful when eat out. Some restaurants offer starters, dishes, or desserts off the menu. You must ask for the price. If you don't, they will charge you more! This is personal experience!

    Overall, the place itself is wonderful! We will come back definitely!

    March 2014
  • We had a great time in South Beach! thank you! Dante was very kind to show us everything and very flexible for the checkin-checkout times. The Apt was in a perfect position, 2 min from the beach and 2 min from the Ocean Drive nightlife. Highly recommended!

    March 2014
  • Great apartment and very comfortable. It is located very close to the beach. I would highly recommend for anyone looking to be right in the midst of the busy SoBe scene, but still looking to have a private sanctuary to come back to. The rental was exactly what I expected, and Cindy, Rutger, & Dante were great hosts.

    March 2014
  • Cindy and Dante were very kind and helpful. We had late check and Dante met us and gave a tour of the house. Everything lived up to the photos, but in reality it turned out a little smaller than I expected, for a maximum of two people. All my comments on housing have not gone unnoticed, Dante tried to resolve all. Unfortunately, the apartment was a smell of gas, of which failed to get rid of. Stay at this was my mistake, in the future I would not stay there, but fits the description.

    February 2014
  • Great host! Perfect location!
    Decided on a whim to spend a night in Miami, on such short notice booked this spot and within minutes she replied and accepted our request. We met with Cindy's dad (Dante), we was so sweet and full of useful information. Tons of restaurants and right on the beach. I would book this place again in a heart beat. Thanks again for such a great stay. :-)

    February 2014
  • Great location , steps to beach and restaurants. Easy check in and out. Would come back again!!

    February 2014
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Hello Amigos! We are attentive hosts and care about all of our guests. We take the time to concentrate on the details of your stay so that from the time of your booking to checkout, you are comfortable and happy and have an easy experience with Airbnb and our apartments. My husband Rutger and I love everything about our beautiful city- South Beach! It’s BEAUTIFUL beaches, vibrant culture, delicious cuisines, and GREAT tropical weather! My father, Dante, helps us manage the properties and will become your local "amigo" helping you with whatever you need to have a great stay. Scroll through the profile pics to see what he looks like as he will most likely be meeting you at the door. ;-) All of our apartments are clean and efficient. If there is something you need, we will do our best to accommodate you. We will quickly reply to your questions and requests as we live only a few blocks away. If you have any questions, please inquire first before booking. We can’t wait to share all of our favorite local hot spots with you! Happy Traveling! -Beach Bum Amigos
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