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The Clay Hotel

2.0 of 5 1438 Washington Avenue, South Beach, Miami Beach, FL 33139
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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
  • Value
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  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Kankaanpaa, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We were six nights at The Clay hotel. We got room with refrigerator and microwave. Room was very small but clean. Hotel location is awesome, everything is near. Two blocks from south beach. Our room was in main building with window to espanola way. Room was little bit noisy because there is lot of restaurants at espanola. We have breakfast... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at The Clay. Recently updated rooms are clean, modern and have everything you need. The staff is friendly and accommodating. The location is awesome on historic, vibrant Espanola Way with lots of nice restaurants to enjoy right outside the hotel entrance. Its also just a short walk to Lincoln Road and the beach. Great price,... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was quite impressed with our stay at The Clay Hotel. We only stayed one night but loved the convenience to South Beach and Ocean Drive without the price. Our room was clean, not huge but did have ample space for my husband and I and our 2 adult boys! The beds were OK - a little soft but not... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a budget hotel. I would not consider this a backpacker's hotel although I've seen it billed as such. There are much nicer hotels for the same price. My room was noisy from the thin walls. The free breakfast is down the street and ends at 9 AM and it's a battle to get a seat although it comes... More 

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New York City, New York
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42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My college-age daughter and I stayed at The Clay. Great location and very accommodating staff. There room was spacious and clean. Breakfast was typical, but we were there more for the location. We hope to be back.

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Denver, Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at this hotel 3 days while in SOBE and thought it was decent for the money and location. Some things I want to point out about this hotel though is that it is not super shiny and does not have brand new features. There was some mold growing in the shower, and the tiles in the bathroom could... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I went there just to sleep only, bathroom was really small and toilet was so close to the wall that you will need to seat on it sideways. Breakfast is in a small restaurant about 1 block away. When I reviewed my bill I notice a charge for a resort fees, I contacted front desk and the informed me that... More 

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Sarasota, Florida, United States
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6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A 'boutique' hotel, which means smaller rooms, but the location more than makes up for that. Our room was a bit away from the reception area, and you may end up walking down Espanola Way with your luggage, but it adds to the charm of South Beach. You are two blocks from the beach in one direction, two blocks in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Can't fault the hotel. Very basic rooms but has everything you need if you're on a budget. Excellent location and a clean room. Perfect for what was needed on our trip. Would highly recommend this hotel if you're looking for a cheap and clean hotel in an excellent location on South Beach!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

We stayed in the Clay Hotel for 2 nights in the end of November'14 and we were really pleased with the place! Our room on the second floor, a little bit further away from the reception and a little walking distance on the Espanola Way, was big enough and clean and everything you needed was there (safe, tv, little fridge,... 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
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — The Clay Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 130
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Clay Hotel Miami Beach
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#20 Best Value Hotel in Miami Beach

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