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Stockholm, Sweden
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Reviewed 20 January 2010

Charming hotel "old style" with wooden floors, friendly staff, excellent Mexican-restaurant in bottom floor, affordable prices, central location, but very thin walls and not sound proof at all, you will need ear pluggs! We got another room facing the yard, it was better but still you could hear the music pumping from the bars nearby. Mixed feelings about this hotel.

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Rhondda S Wales
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Reviewed 19 December 2009

Very helpful initially I booked the wrong date and they resolved it with an email request from me whilst on route. However, our room was above an alley way which was a gathering area for the staff working in a nearby restaurant and boy were they noisy and inconsiderate that people were trying to sleep, they were constantly shouting. The... More 

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Reviewed 17 December 2009

Several of us got rooms for Art Basel and were happy to find the location within walking distance to many bars, restaurants and the convention center. The budget room I got was small, but I expected it to be, and had nice linens and was clean with no sign of bugs or roaches (others at the beach hotels complained of... More 

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New York
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Reviewed 8 October 2009

For the price, you get a decent deal! It's very close to the beach, rooms are adequate, architecture beautiful right in the art deco district. People who work there are fairly friendly too. There are no frills really, but if you plan to spend most of your time outside (who stays inside in South Beach) and are travelling on a... More 

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Reviewed 3 October 2009

Amazing hotel/hostel for the (fussy, yet fun) budget traveller! Fabulous location, clean facilites, excellent prices and friendly staff!! Loved this place soooo much ended up staying 3 weeks instead of 5 nights. Oozes character, and espanola way is one of the nicest places in South Beach, always buzzing, close to the beaches, nightclubs, restaurants, shops, supermarkets, internet cafes! The staff... More 

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Reviewed 16 September 2009

We stayed at the Clay Hotel for 3 nights in September 2009. We found the hotel to be in a fantastic location, right in the Art Deco district, and two blocks from the beach. Parking was a bit of an issue but there is valet parking for $15 a night with in/out facilities. The hotel itself is spacious and nicely... More 

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Reviewed 9 September 2009

I got to Miami on Friday morning before check in, around 10:00am, the lady at the front desk let me check in early. The staff was very nice, the rooms are small but for what you pay and the location, you can not beat.

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Helsinki, Finland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2009

Satyed at the Clay Hotel 6 nights ( July 2009 ). We had a VIP room with balcony on the 2nd floor. Room had bath tub, shower, hairdryer, big fridge, in-room safe, coffee-making facility, air-con, balcony with 2 chairs and small table with a nice wiev to Espanola way. Room was very clean and decorated nicely. Nothing to complain about!... More 

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Porto Alegre
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Reviewed 31 July 2009

I have stayed there for a week of beach. My intention was pay a little to be near the beach and nightlife. If you are used to hostel, you will have no surprises :-) poor sheets, bad looking bathroom, horrible and old forniture. But my room was cleaned everyday. I few unsafe there, I stayed in the village and no... More 

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Reviewed 28 July 2009

Non much things to say. Just shelter and spend a couple nights.Rooms are clean as i seen. but dont expect a super hygienic room service. 6 out of 10.

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Address: 1438 Washington Avenue, South Beach, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Region: United States > Florida > Miami Beach
Price Range: €91 - €283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Clay Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 130
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“If you prefer a quieter room, choose one on the courtyard side instead of street side.”
 of 5 bubbles nnorthpalmbeach, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The opposite side of española way”
 of 5 bubbles mpianca, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Noisy everywhere. If you have any health issues, I suggest you request a room on the 2nd floor because of the stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles teresitag2013, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“There are four buildings to chose from. Chose the one furthest from Espanola Way.”
 of 5 bubbles craigandnorma, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“in order to avoid loud noises, don't get a room towards the restaurant street”
 of 5 bubbles 404dami_nf, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
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