We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Drug Dealers Knocking on the Door” 1 of 5 stars
Review of Seven Seas Motel

No photo provided
Got a photo?
Add it.
No photo provided
Got a photo?
Add it.
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this hotel, but we can search other options in Miami
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Seven Seas Motel
5940 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami, FL 33137 (Allapattah)   |  
Hotel amenities
Ranked #99 of 130 hotels in Miami
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“Drug Dealers Knocking on the Door”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2011

The motel has a nice retro feel during the day and they project movies and shows on the large white wall during the evening. I was looking for a place to stay for a show that was playing at a local club that weekend. When we checked in, we learned that they controlled the air conditioner from the front office (so they could, and I quote, "Sweat people out of they hadn't paid."). The room had ants in the bathroom, cracked floor tiles in the shower (easy to cut your feet on!) and strange brown stains/smears on the wall. Then, the parking lot filled with many loitering people at night and we got a knock on the door from a drug dealer--twice (two different ones). Then the hotel closes the parking lot gates. It was pretty scary. We slept above the sheets fully clothed. We got a refund for second day and stayed at Hotel Bianco down the street. Hotel Bianco is $30 more a night ($70 as opposed to $40), but it was worth the extra money. This is not the best part of town, and we knew that. We like the club Churchills. But this is a way scary place.

Room Tip: Ask to see room before-hand and get room close to main office
See more room tips
  • Stayed August 2011, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 2
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

3 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    0
    2
    0
    0
    1
See reviews for
Families
0
3
Solo
0
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room Tips
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first

Been to Seven Seas Motel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Seven Seas Motel

Address: 5940 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami, FL 33137
Location: United States > Florida > Miami > Allapattah
Hotel Style:
Ranked #99 of 130 hotels in Miami

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Seven Seas Motel, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Bookmark for later
Save Saved
You added Seven Seas Motel to your Saves list