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The Clay Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1438 Washington Avenue, South Beach, Miami Beach, FL 33139
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Ranked #107 of 200 hotels in Miami Beach
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here on the first three nights of my trip. A little hard to find but this was probably due to the police closing down the roads for the Memorial Day weekend rush. Was given a room in the building down the bottom of Espanola Way and it was perfectly adequate with a little balcony looking out on the street.... More

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I booked this hotel with 2 of my friends, last-minute. It was our first time in Miami and we did not know the area very well. When we got there, we were so surprised by the quality of the room (we booked a 2-queen-bed room). It was very organised with bed in two sub-rooms separated by a little hallway and... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The main draw of this hotel is the price for the location. Having read mixed reviews about this hotel I was curious as to what it would be like. I paid for a budget room and at approx $80 a night it was very cheap compared to the rest of Miami. It is very central and yes I was sent... More

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La Prairie, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 2 nights at this hotel. It is very well situated. On Espanola Way, it is within walking distance of the beach, Ocean Drive and Lincoln avenue. It is also near any type of restaurant or 7-eleven. We requested a quiet room and this is exactly whan we had. The rooms are roomy, modern, clean and have a lots... More

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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75 reviews 75 reviews
5 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed only for one night but we were shocked by its cleanliness. We weren't sure what to expect as we paid $85 to stay one night which was the cheapest rate for a Saturday night in South Miami Beach. When we arrived for check in, the staff didn't explain too much other than providing our room keys and letting... More

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Randallstown, Maryland
17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel back in May of this year. we arrived late on our arrival day, probably around 8 pm. When we checked in there was no one to help up with our bags. We were just coming from a 7 day south Caribbean cruise so our luggage was pretty heavy. We were in the second building and... More

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Houston, Texas, United States
13 reviews 13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

The best thing about Clay is it location . Located in the Espanol way the street is fun place with a lot of restaurants and bar and all walking distance to the south beach and the ocean street . The stay was comfortable nothing fancy but good . Clean sheet no bug etc . They also provide valet parking which... More

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Steinbach, Canada
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61 hotel reviews
189 helpful votes 189 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

This place didn't have a high trip advisor % when I booked it, but Miami Beach is insanely expensive and so, for the price, this was my best bet, I thought. Neat location on Hispanola. Lots of restaurants in the area. The reception is very friendly and helpful. Our room was just down the street and although they need to... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Well we had booked hotel for 17 days, of which 9 of the days we actually stayed in there and the rest were spent in Vegas + Orlando. Staff were great and friendly They were renovating at the time, the location of the hotel was awesome as lads we werent too fussed it had a fridge, microwave room was clean... More

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15 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I have stayed here twice for 5 days each time - once in March 2012 and again in May 2012. Both times we the building we stayed in was seperate from the main block across from a school but close to several eateries and on Espanola Street which seems miles away from the madness of Collins Avenue. The room itself... More

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Address: 1438 Washington Avenue, South Beach, Miami Beach, FL 33139
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Location: United States > Florida > Miami Beach
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Hotel Class:2 star — The Clay Hotel 2*
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