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Motel Blu

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   7700 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, FL 33138
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Ranked #114 of 130 hotels in Miami
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Bielefeld, Germany
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34 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

4p.m. - First room: No working air conditioning. Second room: Someone sleeping in. Third room: Ants and roaches (5.30p.m.). Fouth room by 2a.m.: Rats eating our chips. Do I have to say something else? We decides to sleep in the car till 7a.m. when the manager should arrive. The neighborhood is not the best even not for Miami.

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Brookyln
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Do not waste your time or money one towel for a 2bed room a used roll of TP FOUND used condom behind the bed..hole in the walls Service SUCKS BALLS NO PHONE IN ROOM DOOR DONT LOCK I ASKED THE CHANGE ROOM THE Lady at front desk GOT MAD DONT NOT STAY HERE PLEASE!!!!!!!!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

Stayed because it is about 10 mins from South Beach. Our first room was past some caution tape no one removed after some undisclosed incident. We were given a room that had nit been cleaned of the prior guests trash, was short a pillow, short a sheet on one of the beds and had not been vacuumed. We asked for... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014 via mobile

The carpet was wet! They didn't have any towels in my room. They advertise free wifi but couldn't get the password. Everything in the room is broken... no lock in the bathroom door, the ac knob is missing, the doors on the tv cabinet are busted off. Shoulda checked here first!!

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New York City, New York
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

I feel this Motel has gotten a bad rap. Out of purely budgetary concerns, we stayed here because it was so cheap in spite of the bad online reviews we read. It is not for uptight suburbanites, but there is something charming about it. I feel like they could should a Jim Jarmusch movie here. The rug in our room... More

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Our room wasn't as bad as some of these reviews. We had room 102 which was clean and without a carpet, but very sparse, yet a clean bed was all that we were really looking for, hence the 2 stars(although the roof of the bathroom was MOLDY!!). You have to plug in all the lights and such when you walk... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014 via mobile

Stayed there for ultra. No electricity in the room. Mattresses were stained significantly. Dirty carpet. AC didn't work. No curtains. Watched the maintenance guy put up blinds in our room. No cleaning service. Used to stAy here every year for ultra. Definitely run down over the years. No help from the staff.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

I'm actually a usual guest at this property. Although I agree with some of these reviews, I like the place. The staff are very very nice and polite, Kathy is a sweetheart! I've heard they're under new management so hopefully they know how to whip it into shape. The property is huge and has alot of potential. The rooms aren't... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

The “room” was disgusting, the carpet was so wet you could see your footprints, one of the beds had urine stains, the “office chair” appeared to be covered in cocaine, the other bed had sheets on it that were not clean. In the bathroom was a bar of soap so old the wrapper had turned black and no towels fortunately... More

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Address: 7700 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, FL 33138
Location: United States > Florida > Miami
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel Blu 2*
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Also Known As:
Motel Blu Hotel Miami
Blu Hotel Miami
Blu Motel Miami

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Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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King, and double beds. Efficiency rooms complete with kitchen including microwave and refrigerator. The "Red Light" restaurant is located on Motel Blu grounds. State of the art pool. Tiki bar. Free on site parking. The premises is gated and totally secure. Daily housekeeping. Front desk and main lobby operating 24/7. Bus stop on corner. Taxi service on call at all times. Minutes away from: shopping centers, downtown Miami, South Beach, Miami arena, the beach. ... more   less 
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