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Habitat Residence
3.0 of 5 Condominium   |   1700 SW 2nd Ave, Miami, FL 33129 (Formerly Habitat Miami)   |  
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Ranked #4 of 35 Specialty Lodging in Miami
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4 hotel reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Wouldn't visit again”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013 via mobile

My family and I rented an apartment there the days before and after our cruise and it wasn't a pleasant stay the first time. They gave us an apartment in a white bulding that looked very modern as so did the apartment but the walls were filthy, as if it was never repainted after years of use even though the apartment seemed new. The furniture was basic and it seemed empty.
The second time we stayed there after the cruise was over, they told us they didn't didn't have apartments available even though we had a reservation, so after getting angry, an apartment appeared in their new biulding accross the street. The apartment was amazing, brand new, beautiful, too bad we won't be going back. The area where the buildings are located is pretty bad and also its next to the highway so its noisy also.

  • Stayed June 2012
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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TeamHabitatResidence, Manager at Habitat Residence, responded to this review, June 7, 2013
Thank you so much for your feedback.
We are working on improving your suggestions.
We deeply apologize for any inconveniences you might have encounter.
Thank you so much and hope you have a great day!

Habitat Residence Team
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Larnaka, Cyprus
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22 hotel reviews
Reviews in 26 cities Reviews in 26 cities
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

The apartment was adequate, it was furnished and had a full kitchen, which was convenient, but nothing fancy. A supermarket was close and so easy to get what you need for breakfast. It was quiet and not very close to all the action but we rented a car which made it easy to go to places. Free parking is provided at the basement. Also there is free wifi which we find necessary nowadays. The office (reception) is 50m away and they were very friendly and helpful, they even let us use their pc to print some of our personal stuff

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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TeamHabitatResidence, Manager at Habitat Residence, responded to this review, June 7, 2013
Thank you so much for choosing Habitat Residence and your feedback!
It was a pleasure having you as a guest! Visit us soon!

Habitat Residence!
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Sittard - Netherlands
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13 hotel reviews
Reviews in 25 cities Reviews in 25 cities
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

We have stayed here in April 2013 and we had a great stay, what a wonderful apartments they have. Very clean and VERY good wifi in the room! We had a car with us which could be parked in the garage.

It was only 15 minutes drive to South Beach (search for 17th street parking, check the following link: http://bit.ly/17zU3NT it is only 1 dollar per hour!!)

There a Publix supermarket one block away, so very convenient. We had experienced no problems with the neighborhood, would go there again!

  • Stayed April 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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TeamHabitatResidence, Manager at Habitat Residence, responded to this review, June 7, 2013
Thank you so much for choosing Habitat Residence and your feedback!
It was a pleasure having you as a guest! Visit us soon!

Habitat Residence
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Bolivia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

Great place, very comfortable, large space, great location!! you just need to cross the street if you need anything, Walgreens is right there!. Nice private swimming pool
You are walking distance to nice restaurants, and very close to Brickell bars and activities
Close to the airport.
Everything nice!

Room Tip: High floors have more light
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  • Stayed November 2012, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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TeamHabitatResidence, Manager at Habitat Residence, responded to this review, April 12, 2013
Thank you so much for your review,
We really appreciate your feedback!
Hoping to have the opportunity of having you as a guest soon!

Best Regards,
Habitat Residence Team
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Waukesha, Wisconsin
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

I reserved a two bedroom two bath for two adult couples to share as we had a Wedding to attend in Miami. When we got to our room it was a smaller two bedroom , one bath unit. The office was closed by this time and when I did get ahold of the man that gave us the keys his response was that there were no other rooms available-"a system error" Try telling this to my wife that has to share one bathroom to get ready for a family wedding with 4 people. He said to talk to someone at office at 9:30 next day. At 10:10 the same person showed up at the office and was told the person in charge would not be in for a couple of hours yet so I had to leave to get ready for the wedding-He offered me a 50% discount for the two nights which was later unapproved by the reservationist telling me she only gives him the option to give 15% off. It is not the money it is the runaround and paying for a unit in december that they could not honor in February.
Very hard to deal with-Still waiting for my refund for accomodations i did not get.

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  • Stayed February 2013, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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TeamHabitatResidence, Manager at Habitat Residence, responded to this review, April 12, 2013
Thank you so much for your review,
We really appreciate your feedback!
Hoping to have the opportunity of having you as a guest soon!

Best Regards,
Habitat Residence Team
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Curitiba, PR
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

I were in habitat residence between january-march 2013 and i liked a lot. The apartment is clean, confotable and is near the shops, metro station, supermarkets and other place. Only 15 minutes by foot to downtomw.
Robson Zanetti from Curitiba-BRAZIL

  • Stayed January 2013, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 3
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TeamHabitatResidence, Manager at Habitat Residence, responded to this review, April 12, 2013
Thank you so much for your review,
We really appreciate your feedback!
Hoping to have the opportunity of having you as a guest soon!

Best Regards,
Habitat Residence Team
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Caracas, Venezuela
2 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

I stayed last year, febrary-March, I am from Venezuela, it was our best choice, nice, renovate and confortable apartment, confortable the building too, social areas, parking, clean service. My husband and son enjoy it because we were near of everything and the main roads, We recommend, good price for value. In our next trip I dont hesitate to staying here.

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  • Stayed March 2012, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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TeamHabitatResidence, Manager at Habitat Residence, responded to this review, February 19, 2013
Thank you so much for your review!! We value your opinion! We are looking forward of having you as a guest in our hotel on your next trip to Miami.

Habitat Residence Team
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Additional Information about Habitat Residence

Address: 1700 SW 2nd Ave, Miami, FL 33129 (Formerly Habitat Miami)
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Location: United States > Florida > Miami
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( Wi-Fi ) Kitchenette Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 35 Specialty Lodging in Miami
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Habitat Residence 3*
Number of rooms: 30
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Habitat Residence is a condo-hotel located in the Brickell Area. We specialized in vacation rental and corporate housing. Our apartments range from 1 to 3 bedrooms. Furnished and equipped to feel at home while you travel.The apartments include: Wi-Fi Connection. Washer and dryer. Telephone and TV Cable. Full kitchen. Balconies. Central A/CConcierge services. Our amenities include: 24-hour front, Valet parking, pool, gym, business center, conference and party room. ... more   less 
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