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“seedy area washington ave hotel -skip breakfast package” 3 of 5 stars
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Clinton Hotel South Beach
3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   825 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (Formerly The New Clinton Hotel & Spa Miami)   |  
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Ranked #92 of 201 hotels in Miami Beach
Nyack, New York
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“seedy area washington ave hotel -skip breakfast package”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Hotel located next to tattoo parlor, rowdy sub culture people hanging out on street and street corner all evening. small sparse modern lobby with white leather benches and chairs and yellow plastic wing chair. coffin like elevator, Hallways modern, recent renovation, 2 full bed room has bathroom large 10x10 but sparse with odd high siting modern square sink with Spartan counter, no tub, long shower enclosure with terrible water pressure on 4th floor, yet room itself is too small, no dresser. 4 feet should be taken off bathroom for more space in room. made mistake of getting a breakfast package deal , do not waste your money, it is a 4 1/2" plate with 1/2 cup of scrambled eggs and 1/2 cup of potatoes and a coffee. Do you self a huge favor and walk 2 block to Ocean drive and get breakfast at News Café!

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled with friends
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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  • Sleep Quality
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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

I took my family and was surprised, not good. It is a few doors down from the Erotica Museum and there were ads in the hotel. There was an "intimacy kit" in the room that I did not open. Overall the room as average. We had two rooms. One was bigger than the other and that was nice. The breakfast was average also. I will not stay here again.

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  • Stayed December 2013, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

Stayed at the Clinton for a quick weekend trip. Great location. Short walk to the beach. They provide you with beach chairs and towels if you want as well.
Breakfast was included. Its basic but does the job.
Great/friendly staff.
Walls are pretty thin but you're not on South Beach to be in the room, so it was no big deal.
Would def stay here again.

  • Stayed March 2014, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Kralendijk, Bonaire
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Hotel staff is friendly but untrained, they have no guidance as to how to treat guests. Hotel has had a cheap facelift and it shows. Housekeeping is horrible!!! Wrappers, candy under the bed, not mine & was there the whole week! Never replaced soap, shampoo, etc. Never cleaned-up the bathroom. No hot water, barely warm. No drawers, only closet. Breakfast included but only served as of 8:30 and no choice...spongy scrambled eggs, potatoes & bad coffee. $10 for a fruit cup!!! Free happy hour served cheap booze, headache making stuff in a plastic cup....available 7pm to 8pm when everyone is at dinner! Pool is a little bit bigger than a jacuzzi and area is really run down. Can hear everything in the hallway or next room and at all hours of the night. This is NOT a hotel for anyone over 21.

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  • Stayed March 2014, traveled on business
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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ltase, Manager at Clinton Hotel South Beach, responded to this review, March 17, 2014
Dear Guest , Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We wanted to apologize for any inconvenience you experienced but please do understand that during spring break week the entire beach is full of spring breakers . Our south beach boutique hotel is much quieter compare to other South beach hotels in the area. Depending on the city wide events the demographics tends to change for the entire city. Please contact me during your future stays because i want to take care personally of you and your stay.

Thanks Again
Best regards
Luigi T
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Boston, Massachusetts
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Stayed there for an overnight for a connection flight. Decided to have some fun by staying right on South Beach. Excellent location. Walking distance to many things. Rooms are clean, though not very spacious. For the rate can't be beat. Don't depend on the shuttle has funky times. Make sure you check that out.

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  • Stayed February 2014, traveled solo
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Murphy, Texas
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39 reviews 39 reviews
12 hotel reviews
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

We loved staying at The Clinton! Great price for a nice room, great breakfast, good Happy Hour! The manager really took care of us. Everyone was so nice! Great location!! Walking distance to a bunch of restaurants and the beach too!

  • Stayed February 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Toronto, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

A big disappointment overall. We have stayed at other SB hotels and has some idea what to expect. The walls are paper thin. You don't have to have loud neighbours to hear an average conversation very clearly. Unbearble at times. I wasn't ready for soap scum in the soap dish from the last guest and a very dirty bathroom mirror. There was shoe prints on one wall?? The room was not professionally painted and table surfaces had peeling paint on them. The window blind
was broken and could not be completely closed for privacy. Not an immediate issue as we faced a brick wall. The restaurant staff changes weekly and don't speak any english. Don't even think about going for any reason other that the happy hour offer.
i suspect if you see a good on this hotel review it has been written by the staff.

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  • Stayed February 2014, traveled with friends
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
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Address: 825 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (Formerly The New Clinton Hotel & Spa Miami)
Location: United States > Florida > Miami Beach
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#39 Business Hotel in Miami Beach
#66 On the Beach Hotel in Miami Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Clinton Hotel South Beach 3.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Newly opened in 2004, Step out of the Clinton Hotel South Beach and into one of the most electrifying destinations in the world. The Clinton is a boutique hotel in the heart of South Beach Miami nestled in the middle of world class clubs, restaurants and shopping, all while being just steps from the white sandy beaches that Miami and South Beach are famous for. The Clinton Hotel South Beach boutique hotel follows its own muse with its cutting edge design and innovation and abandoning most conventional ideals of hotel design. The result is an ultra-cool, intimate South Beach hotel and sexy place to stay when visiting one of the world's most popular destinations.The guestroom accommodations are edgy, quirky and sexy. The staff is hip, cool, and connected. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
The New Clinton Hotel And Spa Miami
Clinton Hotel Miami Beach

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