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The Clay Hotel

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1438 Washington Avenue, South Beach, Miami Beach, FL 33139
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great location and terrific, helpful staff. Two blocks from the beach - with chairs and towels provided. Was not able to use these facilities, but excellent idea to provide for guests. Did not stay in the main hotel, but just down the block in a very quiet part - just off Espanola Way, which gets very lively and active at... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed in Clay hotel in the beginning of Jan 2016. The location is excellent. Right above the Espanola way and very close to SoBe. The view from the window is exciting even after 2 am in the night. Apart from this there is not much to recommend. Rooms are small (appear a bit congested with the luggage and a toddler).... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The room had all the things you would want in a room except for space to move around. The Clay, it seems is in the middle of a total remodeling. It reminded me of hotel rooms that I stayed in while traveling in Europe in the 1960s when I had very little to spend and did not care about convenience.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed at this hotel at the end of January. Rooms were on the smaller side. And people who have large and heavy bags please note there are no elevators. Other than that everything was perfect. Dayana from the front desk was very helpful and patiently answered all our questions. There are a number of resturants downstairs and location was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The location is great, right where you want to be. However the room we stayed at had some serious damp issues, and the balcony door could not open. There was a thick layer of moisture on the Glass balcony door by the morning. The carpet was super wet in some places. The room overall was nice, and the bathroom was... More 

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Elyria, Ohio
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The lobby of The Clay Hotel is very cool so I had high hopes for our room which was a bit disappointing. The hallways leading to the guest rooms smell really musty. Our room was very small but clean, the furnishings and bathroom appeared recently renovated. A stay at The Clay Hotel comes with a free breakfast, be warned it... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I just had the pleasure again staying at the Clay Hotel and this year's holiday was exceptional. First of all we didn't know that our travel agent booked us on a "budget" room, so the first night of four we had a room with a double bed! Too small for us. The next morning we went to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Good Great location - Espanola way is not as flashy as ocean drive which btw is 3 mins walk away however the restaurant studded street is a visual treat Lots of restaurants attached to the hotel with 15% discount for hotel guests Easy to catch a bus or cab from Hotel front Very near to the actual "beach" of... More 

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The Clay H, General Manager at The Clay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Clay Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a fair and balanced review. I am very pleased that you enjoyed being on Espanola Way and so enjoyed our wonderful location. We take lots of pride in our hotel staff and are delighted that you appreciated their service. We have a variety of room sizes... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a rainy day in Miami's bustling South beach, but we are still able to enjoy the people watching from our prime balcony at The Clay Hotel! Located right on the historic Espanola WAy, the hotel itself is an iconic beauty. Read about the hotel's rich past, one of the most interesting points is that the reception desk is the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Clay Hotel is nothing crazy or special, but its much cheaper than a majority of hotels in South Beach. Was a bit disappointed in their complimentary breakfast which consisted of bread and three kinds of cereals. As for the room, it was clean and all that we needed for our stay. its on espanola way, which is a cute... More 

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