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“Pretty good hostel for The Miami experience” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Bikini Hostel

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Bikini Hostel
1247 West Avenue, South Beach, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (West Avenue)   |  
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New York City, New York
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Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
“Pretty good hostel for The Miami experience”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013 via mobile

The atmosphere of the hostel was amazing as everyone who worked there was lively and helpful.
Room was slightly dirty (the floors) and the mattresses were really thin. But they provided lockers for you to lock her valuables!
Toilet was really decent & looked recently renovated.
Main lobby area was really nice. Most customers hung out there.
Events were held nightly (i.e club night, games night) so it was always fun!
Free breakfast was delicious; comes w a bagel, cream cheese, jam, fruits and coffee.
Location was pretty good as well! A short walk to the beach.
Would recommend(:

  • Stayed May 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013 via mobile

Me and 7 of my friends stayed here for a week and it was fabulous! A big thank you to Vincent and Emma who helped accommodate us in every way when we needed it! Rooms got cleaned daily, met so many people, free BBQ, great deals on nights out, something happening every night, pool, hot tub, ping pong snooker! Was fabulous we will deffinately be returning!

  • Stayed August 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

Stayed here back in December for thanksgiving. Great central location on south beach. Can't go wrong for what you pay! Reps organise nights out for you every night of the week at discounted rate. Will return for sure in the future.

  • Stayed December 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

- Not enjoyed the stay but it did not about the facility
- Good for party people. You gonna love it if you love parties, parties,parties ,flirting , people and so on ( you know what I mean)
- No quiet hours though so you can have fun all the time.
- The dorm room has enough space for 6 people with a kitchen and one bathroom. However, it depends on how your roommate(s) is/are
- Near the SBL bus stop: it is just in front of the hostel. 25 cent! around the SObe
- Near the metro bus stop too, easy to take the S bus to downtown and Jungle island

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

I cant actually say enough good things about this hostel. It is such good value for money, i paid around $100 for six nights. That included a free bagel for breakfast. There was a hot tub, swimming pool and great socializing area outside the hotel which made it really easy to meet people. The hostel also organised nights out and a free BBQ. It is perfect if travelling alone or with friends.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

this hostel is a great value. One of the cheapest place you may find. Great location, just 15 minutes walking distance to Ocean drive. I feel safe there. Many people from all over the world.
very friendly and helpful customer service. thee rooms are basic but clean. rooms has A/C and its own bathroom/shower, refrigerator. breakfast is including the price. and it is not bad.

when i visit miami beach again, i may stay there again.

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

We had a great time staying at the bikini hostel during the month of June. It was exactly what we could have asked for and my friend had an amazing time at his bachelor party there. We hope to come back there soon in the future.

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled with friends
    • 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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Address: 1247 West Avenue, South Beach, Miami Beach, FL 33139
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Location: United States > Florida > Miami Beach > West Avenue
Amenities:
Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #11 of 52 Specialty lodging in Miami Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
All rooms are full apartments with private ensuite kitchenettes, bathrooms, air conditioning, new flat-screen TVs, new furniture and new comfortable memory foam beds. ... more   less 
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