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Blackstone Hotel

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Basic Information

Location 800 Washington Ave Miami Beach, FL 33139
Phone number (305) 534-4489
Country United States
City Miami

General Information

Open to visitors yes
Need appointment no
Handicap accessibility no
Website http://www.yelp.com/biz/the-blackstone-miami-beach
Geographical Coordinates 25.77837,-80.13343


Summary

The Blackstone is a building in Miami Beach. Built in 1929, it was the tallest building in the city for 7 years. Miami Beach's history of skyscrapers began in 1929 with the completion of The Blackstone. Back then, the hotel was the tallest building in Miami Beach, at 157 feet (48 m) tall. For more than five decades between 1940 and 1995, Miami beach went on a skyscraper hiatus, with few buildings taller than 200 feet (61 m) constructed.


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