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James Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1680 James Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (City Center)
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Ranked #140 of 197 hotels in Miami Beach
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014
NycGuy2014 Miami, Florida
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Stuttgart, Germany
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Many of the review don't belong to this hotel. The James Hotel has no ocean view. Except from one guy the staff is neither friendly nor helpful. We never used the elevator and the floors when walking up to our rooms smelled pretty bad. When we turned on the AC in our room it smelled horrible. The fridge is very... More

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Clermont, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I cannot believe my eyes with all these good reviews! Were you all sense-less during your stay?! lol While in the room at one point I had to use the restroom. It quickly entered my mind to think about where I could go to the restroom as if I somehow canceled the idea of using the room's facilities. It was... More

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Miami, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

I travelled my entire life on Wall Street. I have stayed at the Four Seasons, the Ritz and Palaces abroad. I have spent close to $1,000 per night and this place is just as nce -- pound for pound one of the nicest places in the world -- great location, nice, friendly family business, great Wi Fi and TV and... More

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Sartell
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

We ended our cruise with a couple days in South Beach. The James Hotel was one of the lowest price options. The location turned out to be perfect. About 3 blocks to the beach and only a block to the Lincoln shopping strip. Close to many activities, bars and restaurants. Staff was very friendly. The owner, Mr. Torre was very... More

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Vejle, Denmark
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

We stayed in the hotel twice during our last stay in Florida The hotel is located close to the beach very central The staff is very helpful and friendly free parking is included The hotel is awesome in style, but it is old and a bit worn-out But I will recommend it

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New York City, New York
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

staff was very friendly. Rooms were solid and a good size. We were there for 10 days and enjoyed it. the food is good at the patio bar. Good green feel to place. I would recommend. They could use some help with the beach staff, however..

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Arlington, Virginia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

I just got back from a long weekend celebrating a big birthday with two of my friends. My husband and I travel frequently and normally stay at five star hotels. In order to net desires for a good hotel with varying budgetary constraints of multiple travelers, we chose The James. It clearly exceeded expectations. First, the service was exemplary. Without... More

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Hamburg, Germany
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

After I read all this fake reviews I had to sign in to write my first ever review and to post the truth. Hotel is simple. No problem with that. Our room was dirty. Bed linen was dirty - it was not changed for new guests - found all kind off hair and different coloured spots on pillow. Fridge was... More

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Richmond, Virginia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

pic.r misleading.our room was nothing like was shown on the pictures that are posted.I call that false advertisement.Incident happened on premisse and they would not give me an incident report to file.The manager talked really bad towards me.He said that I was nothing but trouble.I may be trouble but what has that got to do with filling out a report.... More

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San Diego, California, Usa
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

Do Not Book this hotel! The reviews shown are mixed between the James and the Royal James. This is why reviews are either really good or really bad. The James Hotel is very simple and not much more than a hostel. The rooms are not what most people would consider acceptable. After booking three rooms and seeing what we were... More

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Additional Information about James Hotel

Also Known As:
James Hotel Miami Beach
Address: 1680 James Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Location: United States > Florida > Miami Beach > City Center
Hotel Style:
#140 Top resorts Hotel in Miami Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — James Hotel 2*
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