DIRECTLY ON THE OCEAN IN SOUTH BEACH The Richmond is a small Superior First Class Hotel located in the heart of Miami Beach's Art Deco District. It is directly on the Ocean in exciting South Beach with excellent facilities and service. It is the last of Miami Beach's family owned hotels to be operated by its original family. The hotel has been completely restored and is a very unique and special place to spend your visit in Miami Beach. We are just a short 20 minute drive from Miami International Airport (and just 35 minutes from Fort Lauderdale International Airport). Express Bus Service is available every half hour from the Airport via the “Airport Flyer” to our hotel at a cost of $2.35. Taxi service is also available at a flat rate of $32.00 We are situated on the palm tree-lined streets of South Beach with the Miami Beach Convention Center, the Jackie Gleason Fillmore Theatre, Ocean Drive and Lincoln Road restaurants and world class shopping, all within easy walking distance.
• The Richmond Hotel offers a limited number of Parlor Suites.
• Studio accommodations are also featured at our sister property the Richmond Studios (just around the corner at 1757 James Avenue): Richmond Studios guests also enjoy the full use of our Hotel's amenities.
Owned and Operated by the Same Family Since 1941
Allan and Patti Herbert, Proprietors
Allan and Patricia Herbert are the third generation of their family to operate The Richmond. They bring to the hotel their personal style of management that has won them numerous awards and honors. Both are graduates of the University of Miami where they have been honored for their philanthropy and service. They are the only graduates of UM to have been jointly awarded the Henry King Stanford Alumnus of the Year Award, the highest honor bestoyed upon alumni.
Before assuming management of The Richmond, Allan and Patti both held key managemnt positions in major US corporations. They have taken the skills learned there and applied them to the management of The Richmond.
During your stay at The Richmond, you may see Allan and Patti throughout the hotel. They invite you to address any of your concerns or comments directly to them.
The Richmond Goes Green!
The Richmond is now a Green Hotel. Energy saving devices and equipment have been installed throughout the hotel.
Each guest room is now equiped with special thermostats that maintain temperatures at comfortable levels. Airconditioning units are automatically turned off when guests leave their rooms. Lamps and TV sets are also turned off automatically. Minimum and maximum temperatures are maintained in each guest room.
Light bulbs throughout the hotel have been replaced with energy saving halogen and flourescent bulbs. Water pressure has been reduced with the use of water restriction devices. Plants are watered with "gray" water that has been recycled. Recyclying of all consumables is done by all hotel departments. Guest are encouaraged to practice energy conservation wherever possible throughout the hotel.
We are a Non-Smoking Property!
At the request of many of our guests, The Richmond is a Non-Smoking property. We ask guests not to smoke in any of our guest rooms or in any of the public areas. Their is a $250 cleaning charge if any guest smokes in their room.