Impala Hotel Miami - Miami Beach  4 stars

1228 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, United States, 33139  show mapSave
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Verified Reviews:

  • Room was nice - Bed was comfortable - Bathroom was roomy - Tv very dated
  • Block from the beach - Front desk staff were informative - Free wireless internet in room
  • Room was very comfortable - No pool - Staff is amazing - Great showers
  • Our room was clean - No elevator - Convenient parking garage across the street
  • Close to restaurants and shopping - Rooms are lovely - Free continental breakfast
 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms


Valet parking


24-hour reception


Fitness center

 Sports activities

Golf course

 Spa and relaxation

Spa lounge



In-room breakfast





The informal Impala Hotel offers a lift, a tour desk and a safe deposit box available on-site. The hotel's European building set in the heart of Miami Beach was completely refurbished in 2012.

A 25-minute walk from Jungle Island, South Pointe Park and Centro Cultural Espanol en Miami, the hotel is set close to restaurants and boutiques. A 10-minute walk to the center of Miami Beach.

Miami International airport is 20 minutes' drive from the hotel.


All spacious guest rooms including Standard Wheelchair Accessible Room, Deluxe Double Room and Grand Suite come with modern facilities. Rooms are furnished with beautiful interior and wrought iron furniture.


The luxurious restaurant serves fine authentic dishes. At the friendly coffee bar guests will enjoy a selection of tea.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 


Impala Hotel boasts a business center, internet connection and a photocopier for business needs and provides car rental, maid service and wake up service.


Guests will enjoy shiatsu massage and a Jacuzzi on-site.


Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public hotel parking is possible at a location nearby and the rate is USD 30 per day.

Year renovated   2012.  Number of rooms   17.

City Center Miami Beach - 3000 ft
Airports Miami International Airport (MIA) - 9.6 mi, Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International (FLL) - 20.1 mi
Train Stations Miami Airport Station - 8.0 mi, Hialeah Market Station - 8.2 mi
Bus stop - 700 ft
Restaurants Spiga (cuisine: Italian) - 100 ft, Il Bolognese (cuisine: Italian) - 200 ft
Parks Lummus Park Beach - 1300 ft
Beaches Bal Harbor Beach - 700 ft, South Beach - 1700 ft
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Exterior corridors
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
  • City shuttle service
  • Paid valet parking
  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service
Dining facilities
  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Meeting facilities
  • Business center
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying
Children's facilities
  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/Child services
Leisure facilities
  • Golf course
  • Fitness center
  • Spa lounge
  • Jacuzzi
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Garden area
Room view
  • Garden view
Room facilities
  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
Kitchen facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Espresso maker
  • Premium bedding
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Hi-Fi
  • Telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock



from  3 pm


until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

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Impala Hotel Miami Twin
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Bed type: King Size bed or Queen Size bed

Comfortable room features two Twin beds, marble bathroom.

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    Impala Hotel Miami Queen Twin
    Impala Hotel Miami Queen Twin
    Impala Hotel Miami Queen Twin
    Bed type: King Size bed or Queen Size bed

    Comfortable room features a Queen size bed, marble bathroom.

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      Impala Hotel Miami Suite
      Impala Hotel Miami Suite
      Impala Hotel Miami Suite
      Impala Hotel Miami Suite
      Impala Hotel Miami Suite
      Bed type: King Size bed or 1 Super-King Size bed and 1 Sofa bed
      Size: 400 sq. feet

      Spacious suite comprises a bedroom with a Queen size bed and furnished living room with wet bar.

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        Grand Suite
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        Impala Hotel Miami Grand Suite Suite
        Impala Hotel Miami Grand Suite Suite
        Impala Hotel Miami Grand Suite Suite
        Impala Hotel Miami Grand Suite Suite
        Bed type: King Size bed or 1 Super-King Size bed and 1 Sofa bed
        Size: 400 sq. feet

        Spacious suite comprises a bedroom with a Queen size bed and furnished living room with wet bar.

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          Impala Hotel Miami LocationWhat's nearby

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions
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          Local Attractions

          • Bass Museum of Art
            5200 ft
            2121 Park Avenue, Miami Beach
          • Miami City Ballet
            1.0 mi
            2200 Liberty Avenue, Miami Beach
          • South Pointe Park
            1.2 mi
            1 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach
          • Miami Beach Boardwalk
            2.1 mi
            Miami Beach, FL
          • Jungle Island
            2.7 mi
            1111 Parrot Jungle Trail, Miami

          Near the hotel

          • World Erotic Art Museum (WEAM)
            300 ft
            1205 Washington Ave., Miami Beach
          • South Beach
            1700 ft
            Ocean Drive, Miami Beach
          • Bal Harbor Beach
            700 ft
            Collins Ave, Miami Beach
          • Art Deco Historic District
            1400 ft
            Miami Beach, FL
          • The Wolfsonian - Florida International University
            1000 ft
            1001 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach
          • Lummus Park Beach
            1300 ft
            Ocean Drive, Miami
          • Flamingo Park
            2600 ft
            999, 11th Street and Michigan Avenue, Miami Beach

          Restaurants Nearby

          • Spiga

            82% likes this, based on 332 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian
            Price Range: USD 22 - USD 51

            100 ft
            1228 Collins Ave (Hotel Impala)

            Phone: (305) 534-0079

          • Il Bolognese

            75% likes this, based on 181 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian
            Price Range: USD 30 - USD 60

            200 ft
            626 Lincoln Road

            Phone: 305 6040050

          • Marlin Bar at the Marlin Hotel

            74% likes this, based on 27 reviews

            200 ft
            1200 Collins Ave

            Phone: (305) 604-5063

          • MIX South Beach

            72% likes this, based on 31 reviews
            Cuisine: Contemporary
            Price Range: USD 14 - USD 32

            200 ft
            1200 Collin Ave.

            Phone: 305-695-3000

          • Guru Indian Restaurant and Wine Bar

            60% likes this, based on 86 reviews
            Cuisine: Indian

            300 ft
            232 12th St

            Phone: 305-534-3996

          Impala Hotel Miami Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Impala Hotel Miami

          Individual guest reviews

          • Couple

            I like smaller hotels, because they have character. The room design and furnishings were modern and interesting. I enjoyed the wood, natural tone tile, and iron work. You won't find this style in any of the big fancy hotels nearby. The continental breakfast is in the adjacent restaurant, a nice morning atmosphere. The nightly rate is reasonable, and the staff were friendly.

            The Impala Hotel is immediately adjacent to Collins avenue. Hence, there is some noise from traffic and midnight revelers. The Miami Beach Conference Center is a bit farther that I expected. It's within walking distance (for me), but I was soaked before arriving.

            • Average rating
          • Older travelers

            1) Location 2) kind cuban waitress serving breakfast

            The description provided by booking is completely misleading. No services at the reception, no elevator, no vending and ice machine available in the hotel. The room was really tiny and smelling, the fan was noisy, the bathroom small and scruffy. We got bugs and roaches crawling on the floor. Spending 4 nights here it has been pretty much a nightmare. This place has nothing to do with a design hotel. Although it is rated a 3 stars hotel, I'd rather compare it to a 1 star hotel of the lowest level. My suggestion : stay away, it's a rip off !

            • Average rating
          • Couple

            Very stylish (italian style) and comfortable, nice patio with small fontain and a lot of plants. It was calm, clean and peacefull. Also room and bathroom were big. There is valet parking with good price.

            Hardly noticable (from the street).

            • Average rating
          • Couple

            Stayed here on whim for 4 days during 4th of July week. Hotel was beautiful, recently renovated. Very quiet, a nice break from the rest of South Beach. Large rooms for South Beach, very close to beach, very clean, comfortable bed. Room included mini fridge at no extra charge. Very nice italian restaurant next door.

            No ice machine in lobby, had to ask staff to get it from restaurant.

            • Average rating
          • Older travelers

            Perfect location - one block from the Ocean Drive and from the beach, one block from Washington Avenue where the Miami Ink shop is located (known from the tlc show). Beautiful small courtyard at the entrance, very nice interiors, very cozy room and very nice bathrrom with large shower space.

            On the site there was the info that free late check out at 3 pm was possible; it turned out that it was 2 pm only, which was important to us, as this was our last day in Miami.

            • Average rating
          • Family with children

            The rooms are very clean and the service was the best I've ever had.....the hotel restaurant was amazing...I loved it so much I'm having my boyfriend take me back for a romantic getaway

            Nothing...... I would go back anytime ;)

            • Average rating
          • Older travelers

            The only plus to this hotel was the fine Italian restaurant - Spiga which occupied the front of the building.

            This hotel is a dump. I would like to know who photoshopped the photos on their website. The room's ceiling fan, refrigerator and smoke detector were non-functional. There were no wash clothes or extra toilet paper in the bathroom and the sink had a large kitchen faucet which made washing your face and not getting water all over the place a challange. Valet parking was only avaiable Fri. Through Sun. And was outsourced to a company that reqiured upfront cash payment of $20/day. Only two of the four front desk people we saw were helpful. The continental breakfast was a joke Hampton Inn does better.

            • Average rating
          • Couple

            The staff was very friendly and the room was clean. The location was the best aspect as it was very central to everything South Beach has to offer.

            The bathroom configuration - the sink spout was too long and water splashed out everytime you used it and the shower took some tinkering to get a tolerable water temperature.

            • Average rating
          • Couple

            Nice hotel at a very good location in Miami beach. We got an upgrade to the nicest room of the hotel, 210. a big suite. And although the room was on the street side, we did not had troubles with noice.

            The front door of our room seemed quite fragile, easy to open but nothing happened.

            • Average rating
          • Group of friends

            We were two friends went together for a vacation. We stayed in this hotel to have access to the south beach. Our room was in first floor very close to front desk. The staff were very welcoming. The rooms were very clean The bathroom design was unique and very relaxing with excellent odor control. Beds were very comfy. We slept like babies. I did not notice any noise as mentioned in other reviews. However, given the location and services provided, the hotel fair value for the money. I loved the fact the staff were speaking French ans Spanish very fluently. Also, the hotel is connected to a nice authentic Italian restaurant.

            Staff do not help with luggage. Hotel entrance is far from street. Tv screen is located on one side of the room. Internet was very slow. Room needs more cloth storage compartments.

            • Average rating
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