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“Did the walk a second time, well worth it!”
Review of Art Deco Walks

Art Deco Walks
Ranked #2 of 156 Tours in Miami Beach
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Take the # 1 rated walking tour in South Beach! Marty & Paula are both accredited guides in the Art Deco Historic District & offer a variety of Art Deco walking & bike tours throughout the Miami Beach area. We take you on a journey of discovery as we show you the hidden secrets and gems that our wonderful slice of paradise has to offer. Tours are personalized to give you the ultimate historic, architectural and urban experience -- as well all the back stories from Carl ("Mr. Miami Beach") to Miami Vice and Versace. Marty & Paula are happy to meet you at your South Beach hotel to begin your tour, and will work with any special concerns, such as going to/coming from a cruise ship, so that you can experience first hand what makes Miami Beach the Art Deco capital of the world.
Reviewed 3 May 2018

When we visited three years ago we enjoyed the tour so much that we decided we would like to do it again. Paula is a fantastic guide and we learned so much. Really recommended if you really want to appreciate the unique building style of South Beach!

Thank Berend M
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

This is a very informative and fascinating tour. Paula is very knowledgeable and we saw lots more than we expected. Particularly interesting to see interiors of hotels and hidden away areas which are a peaceful oasis away from Ocean Drive! There were just the 2 of us so it felt customised to our interests which was nice.

Thank Lee B
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

Marty did a fantastic job of highlighting the unique architecture of South Beach while sharing stories that add perspective and color. We had teenagers, parents and grandparents on our private tour and they all enjoyed this experience.

Thank Seattle_food_guide
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

My wife and I did a private tour with Paula and it was a really great couple of hours. We had an infant in a carrier and so thought it best to do a private tour which was reasonably priced. We had only a casual interest and art deco before visiting the city and Paula was patient (and obviously used to dealing with neophytes like us). We chose to do the Lincoln Road tour as we were staying at the Gale and Paula met us right at the hotel and there was a lot to see in the immediate area. This was a great choice even though it sounds like most people choose the oceon drive tour. The hotels etc are much less crowded and so you're able to go into more lobby's etc.
Paula had a long history of visiting Miami Beach, and was also able to describe some of the more recent issues facing the city with historical preservation. Highly recommended.

Thank lonergan123
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

If you're interested in more than the jumbo cocktails they serve on Ocean Drive, then I highly recommend Art Deco Walks! Paula kept us all enthralled with her stories of the characters involved in the history of Miami Beach. She was sensitive to our needs and interests, and because one of our group had limited walking ability, she adapted the tour and was able to point out the architectural features within just a few blocks, stopping in the shade for our comfort. This tour gave me fresh appreciation of the architectural styles we see and take for granted around Miami Beach.

Thank Alison W
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