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Miami Beach North Plaza Hotel

05/14/2017 05/15/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed June 7, 2015

OMG did this hotel have to change its name to get rid of bad revievs or was there some other change? Well we visited this building december 2011 and wrote my bad experiences here. The there was noisy corridors, not so clean rooms, the location was bad. Also the was breakfast included then, but you would only be allowed to...

Thank Marko H
Shelbyville, Indiana
Reviewed April 22, 2015

We flew into Miami from Orlando and missed our flight by 7 minutes. No other flights were available so we were re-booked for the next morning at 7:15 a.m. We were given a "distressed rate" for the Howard Johnsons of $82.00 and sent on our way. We went down to wait for the HJ shuttle bus at 8:00 p.m. NOTHING!!!...

Thank Italia Ann H
Reviewed March 2, 2015

I came to Miami for the Battlefrog Race that was at a nearby park. Otherwise I would never stay in Hialeah. No one speaks english in Haileah. Anyway, the hotel is super run down. The gym is 3 pieces of equipment, not even enough to work out with. The business center is not free and by no means is it...

Thank Cichosz8
Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 17, 2015

I booked this hotel as it was a fair price and a good location. After parking and going to our room we noticed the hotel wasnt exactly up to date. It seemed ok, with a fridge in the room. There was a few dints in the walls, the door lock was tired and the bathroom was clearly very old. This...

Thank FoodIsMyDrug
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed February 3, 2015 via mobile

I have state at this particular HoJo on two occasions. It was refreshing to see the second time around that the hotel had done a renovation/redecoration. The first time I was there the creepy people statues used to scare the poop out of me!! My only down side is the breakfast. It is pretty good, just a bit more excitement...

Thank Zoe S
Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed January 26, 2015

It's not your 5 star all inclusive hotel or resort, but the great staff made you feel like it. Didn't have any issues. We drove to Miami and walked into the hotel. They gave us the best room available at the best rate. Waived the daily fees and also gave a free night! If you don't mind a little roughness,...

Thank MissAshKetchumz
Canton of Basel, Switzerland
Reviewed January 20, 2015

The hotel has a great view of the ocean, if your room is on the correct side of the hotel. The towel service is good, and they offer tours too. What really pissed me off though was that housekeeping staff stole some of our things, and knocked over several of our things while cleaning the room without caring to put...

Thank Hannah G
New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed December 9, 2014

Great value hotel only around $100 a night and you really get what you pay for reasonable bed fairly large room the air conditioner worked well but sounded like a Mack truck bathroom hasn't been updated since the 1970's great view from the room of North Miami beach no verandah saline all a good value beach hotel to enjoy the...

2Thank candice c
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Reviewed December 2, 2014

Not the newest hotel. Not the hottest South Beach location. But a great alternative if you do not want bad surprises for something unknown. Good hotel, good location, nice overall structure. The good classic building is just at the beach and between Bal Harbour and South Beach.

Thank EnricoDePaoli
Oslo, Norway
Reviewed November 20, 2014

as for miami beach very cozy and quiet place. 5 min to the ocean, breakfast average level. staff helping, but not very mush assisting. as i arriving first time, meeting home security office at the door was a bit scary experience. the window frames, and bathroom, floor would need some renovation. no complains on bed size or quality for good...

Thank yulcya
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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Miami Beach North Plaza Hotel

Address: 8701 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33154-3403 (Formerly Howard Johnson Plaza Miami Beach North)
Location: United States > Florida > Miami Beach
Price Range: $66 - $139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Miami Beach North Plaza Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 225
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Also Known As:
Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel Dezerland Beach Miami Beach
Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel Dezerland Beach And Spa
Howard Johnson Plaza Dezerland Beach & Spa
Howard Johnson Miami Beach
Miami Beach Howard Johnson
Hotel Style:
#16 Top resorts Hotel in Miami Beach
#119 On the Beach Hotel in Miami Beach
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“Tip everyone!”
MissAshKetchumz, Jan 26, 2015 | Read review
“we took beach facing, sunrise is beutifull”
AnilWadhwa, Nov 2, 2014 | Read review
“Get a room that looks over the ocean obviously ..or there's a creepy forest view on one side of the building also..”
Jgc4248, Oct 17, 2014 | Read review
“All rooms have a bit of a view whether they are on the side or directly facing. There might be some without a view since they might be on the streetside. Todas las habitaciones tienen algo de vista al mar, ya sean los que están a los lados o las que están directamente en la playa. Puede que hayan los que dan para la calle.”
artedalia, Sep 2, 2014 | Read review
“WiFi is supposed tyo be in public areas - but poor. Our room happened to have WiFi access - not sure how. Good try asking for that.”
LesManchester, Aug 27, 2014 | Read review
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