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Hotel Place St. Michel

3.5 of 5 162 Alcazar Ave., Coral Gables, FL 33134
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Key West, Florida
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

This hotel is charming, with really nice people, and within walking distance of all the best things in Coral Gables -- restaurants, Books & Books, etc. We live in Key West and this is our "get away" in Miami for long weekends, and we have never been disappointed. Do NOT stay here if you require a chain hotel or resort,... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

If you're looking for a Radisson, don't stay here. But, if you're looking for old world charm, a clean, quiet room, and great customer service...this is it. Would stay here again in a heartbeat. It's walking distance to all the amenities that the "Miracle Mile" has to offer. Can't wait until the restaurant is fully renovated and functional.

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Dania Beach, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

The title pretty much sums it up. We stayed in room 208 which is a simple, relatively small room with a King bed, a small flat-screen TV, a wardrobe, a bookshelf, two nightstands, an armchair, and a neat antique sewing machine table. If I chose to I suppose I could criticize, a couple of small cracks in the parquet floor,... More 

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Austin, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

The hotel still has its original elevator from the 20s, which is very fun to see, and the rooms are decorated in period pieces but with modern conveniences (good shower, vigorous AC). The staff was pleasant and we slept very well. Right now (Sept. 2014) there is a Peruvian restaurant, pretty new, attached to the hotel-- we had a nice... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

While the front desk staff was warm and welcoming my room was anything but that. First off, there were massive stains on the only chair in the room; I would't even put my bag on it that's how grossed out I was. The bed itself was uncomfortable and hard, the pillows were terrible and I kept finding small black ants... More 

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Jamaica
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20 hotel reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

I recommend this hotel. The staff is wonderful and the location is the best. I booked this hotel for one night and came early in the morning and the manager gave me a room and an upgrade. She was very friendly. The night person a young man was also very friendly and helpful. You can get a very affordable breakfast... More 

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Sebastian, Florida
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197 reviews 197 reviews
28 hotel reviews
273 helpful votes 273 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

It seems many of the hotel's original furniture is still in use at this hotel. Certainly the elevator is. The parquet floors--maybe. Though the air-conditioner wasn't working to full capacity, we still slept well because of the ceiling fan. The sleep quality was excellent. I think the walls must be very thick and solid. The beds were comfortable too. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Wow we definitively cannot compare the US with Europe... This hotel made me feel so much like in Germany Italy and France at the same time! Just Lovely.. I totally recommend this for couples and family...

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Kissimmee, Florida
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97 reviews 97 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Hotel place St. Michel is a historic hotel. It was very clean and the staff was friendly. If you enjoy history and a historic stay you will love this hotel. The location is fantastic. It is within walking distance of many shops and places to eat. We walked around at night and felt very safe. It was a fantastic value.... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I liked Hotel Place St. Michel, and for what it is a great value I put it at the highest rating. The property has been around over 90 years, and is Coral Gables centrally located, and about 9 miles/25 minutes from the Miami International Airport. Also, approximately 25 minutes from Miami Beach. The hotel is also 5 minutes away from... More 

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Address: 162 Alcazar Ave., Coral Gables, FL 33134
Location: United States > Florida > Coral Gables
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Place St. Michel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 27
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Coral Gables
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