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Hotel Place St. Michel

3.5 of 5 162 Alcazar Ave., Coral Gables, FL 33134
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    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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117 reviews 117 reviews
13 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars NEW

This was an OLD, slightly run down hotel, with a barely adequate room, but what almost had me rate this a 1, was the fact that their tenant downstairs, a bar, blasted music until about 1-2AM on the weekends, and since this is only 3 stories, you had to hear it- no choice. The staff was nice, but we will... More 

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16 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place has a boatload of charm, although it's creaking and a little run-down around the edges: parquet floors in the rooms, funky old artwork, a manned (womanned!) elevator. The super critical will despise it. The adaptable traveler may just love it, as we did. There is an excellent restaurant downstairs (Segundo Muelle). Truthfully, it's about 3 1/2 stars, but... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose to stay at Hotel St Michel because we usually stay at a major chain hotel, and wanted to try a boutique hotel. We also were scouting for options for guest rooms for our daughter's law school graduation in May. The location was wonderful - just a short walk to Miracle Mile. The elevator is hand operated - when... More 

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Trabuco Canyon, California
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287 reviews 287 reviews
41 hotel reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sure glad I asked for a quiet room - they put me the furthest room away from the downstairs restaurant but the music blaring on Saturday night was just too loud. We are early to bed and early up and it did not stop until after midnight. I spoke to the staff about it and they were very dispassionate and... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you can handle hardwood floors, quaint decor and old world ambience you will enjoy this hotel. Don't expect a fancy elevator. They have a "lift". Plenty of great restaurants and cafes close by. The Miracle Mile is blocks away. And the staff was very nice and helpful. So if you aren't high maintenance, this is the place for you.

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24 reviews 24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As you approach you notice the ivy growing on the wedge shaped corner lot building. The front door is heavy oak with fine detailed carvings. The restaurant on the first floor is terrific for Peruvian sushi, fair wine list and the requisite Miami mixed drinks. The rooms are most certainly not your run of the mill corporate hotel rooms but... More 

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8 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a fine funky property that we thoroughly enjoyed except for the frequent jackhammering noise (likely water hammer from the dish sterilizer) being used in the kitchen just below us until after 10pm, as well as the constant yelling of the kitchen staff as they prepared meals. Management needs to fix the dish sterilizer water hammer for the comfort... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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165 reviews 165 reviews
25 hotel reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015 via mobile

We've stayed twice at this endearing little hotel, which delivers great value in a pricey market. The Coral Gables location is hard to beat--calmer than Miami Beach yet a short walk to everything you need from good restaurants and coffee shops to one of the most inviting bookstores I know, the aptly named Books & Books. Friendly staff, decent WiFi,... More 

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Key West, Florida
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 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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6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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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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
#5 Business Hotel in Coral Gables

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