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Crest Hotel Suites

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1670 James Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (City Center)
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Ranked #119 of 197 hotels in Miami Beach
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Chester, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent location, very close to the beach and bars and restaurants in Lincoln Drive, just off Collins Drive. The room was clean but bathroom was tiny. Small swimming pool with a few sun lounges. Continental breakfast provided was excellent.

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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Location is great: two blocks from the beach, one block from Lincoln Road and 10 minutes walk to Ocean Drive I stayed one night with my family before going on a cruise and it was great to be close to many touristic sites within walking distance since we didn't have much time. The rooms were a little small but very... More

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Linz, Austria
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is good for beach tourists... I mean you don't spend a lot of time in your hotel room when you're in Miami Beach anyway. The wifi is included in the rates, but not working that good. Five minutes of walking and you're at the Ocean Drive and the beach!

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New York City, New York
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37 reviews 37 reviews
34 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014 via mobile

A colleague and I stayed at the Crest hotel for three nights for business. The area is rather pleasant, just off Collins and Washington at 17th street. Plenty of restaurants around, and still pretty close to the beach. Apart for that, I had a few bad surprises: the hotel indicates a $30 / night valet parking fee. As it turns... More

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Marshalltown, Iowa
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123 reviews 123 reviews
17 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

Good location, a very basic, small hotel room. No coffee pot in the room. We were on the main level with a king size bed. The bed takes up most of the room. The bathroom is tiny. There isn't even a shelf in the shower for your shampoo or soap. We were there with a large group and was able... More

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New York
17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Good location as it's walking distance to the beach and all shopping. Staff is friendly and willing to help however on the pricey side for what you get and that is basic. If you looking to spend one night in South Beach this place will work...anything more then that and I would look elsewhere.

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London, Canada
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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights and chose this place because we were on a budget. We called in advance to book a room on the third floor which I think is the only reason we were able to check-in early; although we did have to wait 45 mins for the room to be ready. The girl at the front... More

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Delray Beach, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

At best this is a travel lodge with no amenities and the people that work there are extremely rude! The rooms are small the bathrooms smaller and there is nothing in the room or on property to even get a glass of water. You can tell it has been updated so at least the bed is decent but trying to... More

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Tenby, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

As many other reviewers have said here, the location is great in the South Beach area, but the facilities are extremely basic. In essence this is a travel lodge but older and even more basic. Two double beds, a fairly small bathroom, no tea and coffee facilities. If you are looking for somewhere just to rest your head then its... More

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São Paulo
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Way better then we expected! The location we knew it was going to serve us well. but the service and the big room was a pleasant surprise! The crib for my baby was already in the room, which had a great mini kitchen that helped a lot with preparing baby food and bottles!

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Additional Information about Crest Hotel Suites

Also Known As:
Crest Hotel Miami Beach
Crest Hotel South Beach
Address: 1670 James Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Location: United States > Florida > Miami Beach > City Center
Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#119 Top resorts Hotel in Miami Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Crest Hotel Suites 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This unique contemporary boutique hotel is located in the heart of South Beach's Art deco District. Walking distance to world famous Ocean Drive, Lincoln Rd Mall restaurants, nightlife and sandy beaches. Renovated in a contemporary style that provides all the conveniences required by today's travelers. ... more   less 
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