For your comfort, we have set up AC to 75 F. Do not set the A/C temperature below 68 F as it may cause the A/C to stop working. Please maintain all doors & windows closed for proper AC functioning.
Be careful not to overload the machine. Set load size and desired Wash/Rinse temperatures. Please follow machine instructions for proper functioning. Please clean the dryer lint trap after each use.
Fill main detergent cup located on the side of the front door with dish washing powder or tabs provided and slide closed. Close door and turn button to desired wash. Slide the lever to start the dishwasher. Do not use liquid soap, as this will cause the dishwasher to overflow.
To make ice, place the lever to the on position. To turn off ice maker, place the lever to the off position.
Fill with water and turn the knob to the desired temperature. Use the ironing board for all ironing. Please do not iron on beds, tables or floor.
Do not place cups of water, foil, metal or plastic inside the microwave. Select a temperature between 1 and 11, enter desired minutes and press start. For automatic time, press cook-time, press hour button up/down, and press start time.
Place food inside on middle rack. (Do not place paper products or plastic inside the oven). Set desired temperature and press start. For timed cook, press cook time, press hour button up/down, and press start time up/down.
Pull the handle underneath the waterspout and twist to turn the shower on to desired temperature.
Locate the fire extinguisher (located underneath the counter in the kitchen). Pull the pin and squeeze handle. Spray back and forth in a sweeping motion at the base of the fire. CALL 911
Watch All Your Favorite Shows!
For a complete listing of TV channels, please refer to the chart located on the coffee table in the living room. A great lineup of entertainment is waiting.
5 The Beach Channel
11 My 33
15 The Weather Channel
17 PBS Local
22 Mega TV
26 Estrella TV
34 ESPN 2
38 Golf Channel
39 NBC Sports Network
40 Hallmark Channel
46 FOX News Channel
54 Discovery Channel
55 Travel Channel
56 Animal Planet
57 National Geographic
61 Food Network
65 ABC Family
70 Cartoon Network
74 History Channel
76 HBO Premium Movies
77 HBO2 Premium Movies
In an effort to conserve and protect Florida’s natural resources, Solara Surfside is now Green! The Florida Green Lodging Program is unique in that it covers an all-inclusive list of environmental initiatives that are specific to the Florida environment. Here at Solara Surfside we have many Green practices in place which gives you the opportunity to participate as well.
We have low flow faucets, toilets and showerheads in all rooms. If you want to exchange dirty pool towels, leave them at the Front Desk and request clean towels. If you need clean bathroom towels this is available upon request. You can help us conserve water during your stay by reusing your towels.
We use Energy Star-rated equipment. We also have programmable thermostats in every unit of our property. Also, all of our lighting is high energy LED efficient lighting. You can help us stay energy efficient by turning off all lights and appliances when leaving your room.
Recyclable materials are newspapers, magazines, steel and aluminum cans, corrugated cardboard, and white office paper. If you would like to recycle these items, we have placed a blue recycle bin under your sink in order to separate this from your regular trash. We also have large recycle receptacles, for larger items, located in the trash chute on the West side of the hallway.
Clean Air Practices
We use environmentally friendly cleaners as well as environmentally preferable High Energy Particulate Air Filters. We also clean all air handler units and coils at least twice annually.
Everyone at Solara Surfside is dedicated to delivering the best vacation experience possible. The following services are available by dialing 0, 3460 or stopping by the Guest Services desk located in the lobby.
You can send and receive faxes as well as make copies for a nominal charge. Visit Guest Services for more information.
Lost and Found
For articles lost or found, please contact Guest Services.
Please contact Guest Services to schedule a wake-up call.
Contact Concierge for available rental agencies.
We accept American Express®, Discover®, MasterCard® and Visa®.
Dial 911. For a non-emergency, see “Area Information” for the telephone listing of local Medical Centers.
For information or assistance with ordering flowers or balloon bouquets, please call our Concierge.
Treat yourself or a loved one to a beautiful gift basket of gourmet delights. We will arrange a Gift Basket for any celebration. Contact the Concierge for pricing information.
If you would like to purchase souvenirs, sunglasses and sun blocks, please visit our Gift Shop located at the lobby.
We take great pride in our work and strive to deliver exceptional service to our guests every day. If, for any reason, our cleanliness does not meet your satisfaction, please call us directly at extension 0 or 3460 so that we may correct any deficiencies. We do not provide complimentary daily maid service, but offer the following options.
Towel exchange is available contacting Guest Services. Pool towels are exchangeable at Front Desk.
Villa maid service is available by request for a fee. Please contact Guest Services for details.
Washer and dryer machines are available on 3rd, 5th and 7th floors and are complimentary to use. Detergent available in villa and Guest Services.
Miami International Airport
2100 NW 42nd Ave., Miami, FL 33126
Fort Lauderdale—Hollywood International Airport
100 Terminal Dr., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315
Contact Guest Services for taxi arrangements.
Mount Sinai Medical Center
4300 Alton Rd., Miami Beach, FL 33140
Aventura Hospital & Medical Center
20900 Biscayne Blvd, Aventura, FL 33180
Retail, Grocery and Drug Stores
19501 Biscayne Blvd, Aventura, FL 33180
7340 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33140
901 S Federal Hwy, Hallandale Beach, FL 33009
Our Address: 8801 Collins Ave., Surfside, FL 33154
Check-in and out information:
Upon check-in, each reservation requires a major credit card.
Check-in: 4 pm or after
Check-out: 10 am or before
Should you lose your Key Card, please notify the Guest Services immediately so that your lock may be re-coded. For your safety and security, I.D. will be required to have a new key made. Please return your Key Card to the front desk upon check-out. Please keep your keys away from cell phones for the keys may get de-activate and new ones would need to be made.
We offer Valet Parking only and parking is limited to one vehicle per room at a rate of $20 per day for Owners. Renters, visitors and guests will be parked based on space availability at a rate of $25.
Unfortunately, pets are not allowed at Solara Surfside. But we do understand they are like family. Please contact Guest Services for information about pet boarding.
Although we are a nonsmoking resort, we offer specific areas where smoking is allowed. Rooms’ balconies, West stairways, valet area and BBQ area. Please limit smoking to these areas to avoid a Housekeeping cleaning fee for smoking inside your room.
A $300.00 Cleaning Fee will be applied if smell or evidence of smoke or pets is present in unit.
We offer Valet Service as our only on-site parking option. For your convenience and safety, our Valet staff will park and retrieve your vehicle during your stay. Dial 0 before coming down to the lobby and we will have your vehicle ready waiting for you.
Resort Pool and Hot Tub
Located on the south side of the resort overlooking the beach. Children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult. No glass containers are permitted in the pool, hot tub or pool deck area. Guest Services has plastic cups available for use.
Located in the main level. Children under the age of 16 are not permitted in the gym unless accompanied by a parent or guardian. Please consult a physician prior to beginning an exercise program.
BBQ grills are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Maximum of 1 hour use per sitting. Utensils are available at the front desk. Please return grill area to its original condition and clean utensils when finished.
Enjoy a volleyball game at our sand court located in the back lower level of the resort.
The social room with Foosball, PlayStation® games and two complimentary computers for guest use is located just off the lobby.
Check our Activities Schedule fun Activities while you stay with us; refreshing fruit smoothies, fresh baked cookies and fun games for the whole family.
Visit Guest Services for a variety of games available from Shuffle Board to Monopoly. Ask one of the Agents for the list of games.
Enjoy 2 (two) complimentary beach chairs; umbrella and small table every day at our beach concession.
Available at Valet area. Contact Guest Services for assistance with your luggage.
Inside Your Villa
On and Off the Property
If you can not leave your room please follow these steps:
Resort Number: 305.868.9994
Resort Fax Number: 305.868.4750
Guest Services: 0 or 3460
Housekeeping: 0 Concierge: 3409
Activities: 3468 or 3460
7 + Room Number
Local Calls – Miami area: 9 + Number
Toll-Free Calls: 9 + 1 + Number
Charges will apply
Local Information: 9 + 411 ($1.00 charge plus tax)
Long Distance- Domestic (Billed to villa): 9 + 1 + Area Code + Number ($3.00 1st minute & $1.00 additional minute)
Long Distance- Domestic (collect or credit card): 9 + 1 + 0 + Area Code + Number
No International calls available from villa phone. Please contact Guest Services for details.
For telephone messages, dial 55 or MESSAGE button on phone.
Your vacation villa includes the following amenities:
Press the power button on the remote. Make sure cable box has GREEN light on.
You’ll find everything you need to prepare home-cooked meals. In the event of needing anything extra please contact Guest Services for assistance.
Safes are complimentary and available in villas for your convenience. Please assign a personal 4- digit code to access the safe. Please ensure to remove all your belongings upon check out. We are not responsible for any articles left inside safe.
We’re delighted that you’ve chosen to share happiness with your loved ones during your stay at this unique Bluegreen Vacations resort. We also hope your vacation provides you with many opportunities to share time together, smiles and memories with your family and friends.
We hope you’ll take advantage of all that Solara Surfside™ resort has to offer. Swim in our outdoor heated pool, fire up the BBQ grill, relax in a hammock or chill on the beach. Play a game of shuffleboard or check out our activities schedule for more things to do.
While we are proud to pamper and spoil you at the resort, we know you’ll want to see all the sights Miami has to offer. We’re conveniently located just minutes from trendy South Beach, international cuisine and boutique shopping.
Again, we extend our warmest welcome. We hope you’ll enjoy the accommodations and all the amenities that Solara Surfside has to offer. Please know that we stand ready to do whatever we can to make your stay enjoyable.
The Management and Staff at Solara Surfside
Take a look! Here’s a sneak peek at some of the exciting activities and adventures you and your family can enjoy while visiting South Florida. Stop by Concierge for more information on area attractions.
Miami Museum of Science
4400 Rickenbacker Causeway, Key Biscayne, FL 33149
Art Deco Walking Tour
28655 S Dixie Hwy., Homestead, FL 33033
Everglades National Park
Jungle Queen River Cruise
801 Seabreeze Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
When it comes to dining, the choices are always decadent and prepared with flair. Have your fill of tasty food at some of the area’s most scrumptiously delicious restaurants. For more suggestions, please contact Concierge.
Shula’s Steak House
5225 Collins Av, Miami Beach, 33139
Duffy’s Sports Grill
3969 N.E. 163rd St., North Miami Beach, FL 33160
Flanigan’s Seafood Bar and Grill
9516 Harding Ave, Surfside, FL 33154
Surfside Plaza-9500 Harding Ave., Surfside, FL 33154
El Rancho Grande
314 72nd St., Miami Beach, FL 33141
Sazon Cuban Cuisine
7305 Collins Av, Miami Beach 33141