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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 #112 of 200 hotels in Miami Beach
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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87 reviews 87 reviews
13 hotel reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We stayed here for 3 days. Room was nice, clean and modern. There was a fridge and microwave which was helpful. The fridge in the room made noise at night but with my earplugs, luckily it didn't bother me. The bed was fun but the pillows were hard and lumpy, so I didn't always sleep well. This hotel is well... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Every time I go Miami I stay here. Very reasonably priced and great location, only a couple of blocks from the beach. It's on española way, which has great restaurants. I always find the staff to be friendly and it's always great to be recognised and welcomed back when I return.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

i stayed at the clay hotel in march the rooms were tiny and dingey even after being renovated hardly any room to walk, we also got charged with out being told £60 after we left? Be aware! the room hardly ever got cleaned too.

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Sacramento, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I'm glad I read the reviews prior to booking this hotel otherwise my daughter & I would have been wandering around South Beach at 6:00 in the morning. My daughter & I like flying into Miami a day or so before we go on our cruises so I chose the Clay Hotel. We took a "red-eye" and our flight arrangements... More

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ClayHotel, Manager at The Clay Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are so upset to hear on your experience at our hotel. Our check in time is indeed at 3:00PM and early check ins are subject to availability and may incurr fees. However this does not excuse any lack of customer serivce you may have received during your arrival. Occurence will be further investigated by... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

This lovely little hotel is in the heart for Miami South Beach on Espanola Way. Rooms have been renovated to a high standard, although they are a little small but ideal for a short stay. Reception Staff were great, friendly and helpful. The hotel has valet parking for $19 a day which isn’t too bad as it’s difficult parking in... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Older building partly renovated and undergoing further renovation. Our room had been recently renovated including the bathroom. The room was compact but adequate. The bathroom was small but worked with the exception of no soap holder in the shower and no real vanity to put things on. We really enjoyed the lovely king bed, the air-conditioning, the free in-room WiFi,... More

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Arnhem, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014 via mobile

Great location near the beach in a latin street, clean and comfortabel rooms, nice and very helpfull people. The valet parking is a great service for $20! Reasonable price for this area in miami. Downside is the sound of the surrounding clubs in the night.

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

.........as long as you've read the reviews! Stayed here in April for 4 nights thurs-sun. Had a superior room and emailed the hotel beforehand to request a room with a balcony. Check in was fine and they had reserved us a room with a small balcony overlooking Espanola way which was just large enough for 2 chairs but at least... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Just left after a 4 nights stay at the Clay. Had their budget room which was in their second building down the street. The hotel is right on Espanola Way, a very touristy & lively area of SoBe. My room in the second building was peaceful & I didn't hear much of anything from outside at all. My room was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

I stayed here for a week while in Miami! The location of the hotel is perfect - it is a few blocks from beach and literally in the hub of everything!! It's situated at the beginning of Espanola way (one of the nicest streets in Miami in my opinion). The street has many bars and restaurants which has such a... 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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