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Best Miami Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   5959 SW 71st St, South Miami, FL 33143-3599
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  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
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    2 of 5 stars
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    2 of 5 stars
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    2 of 5 stars
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    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Not a nice hotel , dirty , room locks don't work , damp, not welcoming breakfast is a joke. The hotel is miles from any tourist areas and needs a total make over. If you want South beach then don't get confused with this place our travel agent booked this and we did not check it out, its a45 minute... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Okay, let's start with the good, since it won't take long: The hardwood floors are nice, the AC works (probably a little too well), and the room we had was pretty big. Now for the bad: When I booked the hotel, I was told it was only a 15 minute drive from South Beach and the airport. Turns out it... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First of all, I do not find this property to be as terrible as described. My stay was pleasent and comfortable. I really paid $36.00 on travelocity hidden hotels. The shuttle was there in the time I was told, yes the rooms can use some touch ups, cleaning could be slightly better, but for the price paid, I believe the... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been in hotels and hostels all over the world but this hotel is just lame. Understaffed, that should tell you how clean the bed sheets could be. The room has an odor of old ciggarette. They charge you $8 per day for parking and a MANDATORY $2 fee for the safe, which they charge regardless you use or not.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I got a room on hotwire for 48$ per night. After i found out the name of the hotel and went to see the reviews i got scared! Turns out it was nothing to worry about: the lobby is nice, but the rooms are very basic, yet clean and functional. Rooms has somewhat ugly furniture but has been renovated somewhat... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed for one night and never again! The staff is not very friendly or pleasant. Totally would not recommend this place. I think booking at another place would be a better option. At this place, you get what you pay for.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked this hotel in a package with Expedia. I checked out the reviews and read that generally it wasn't a great hotel but was OK for one night. Not looking for anything special, it seemed like that would work. The price included free wifi (SUPER SLOW AND NOT IN THE ROOM), free airport shuttle (STOPS AT 10 PM AND... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

I travel a lot for work and I have stayed in 5 star resorts in various locations...when I travel personally I do not require much and usually go for the regular or low fair hotels so I have stayed at both ends of the spectrum. Granted this place needs to be updated and some serious Reno money invested, but at... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Just returned from a three day weekend in Miami. The staff at the hotel were some of the most helpful I have ever I encountered. I wanted to set up a tour for Saturday. Alexis, one of the night staff, spent over 30 minutes with me reviewing the tour options, helping select a tour and then printed out my itinerary.... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

If all you need to do is spend the night and not shower than it's okay in a pinch but the parking lot smelled like urine and felt unsafe at night. It is close to Coral Gables. I felt like Jack Nicholson was going to peep out around the corner...it was very spooky, deserted and dirty.

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Address: 5959 SW 71st St, South Miami, FL 33143-3599
Location: United States > Florida > South Miami
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Best Miami Hotel 2*
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South Miami Best Western

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Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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