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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Hotel is very clean and the staff was really helpful and friendly! The pool is clean, the wi-fi is fast! The location is the BEST!!!! It was our second time but we are going to go back in the near future! Thanks for the luggage room service! ;)

Thank Viktória B
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

Modest hostel in the super central location of Collins Avenue. Close to the night life of Espanola Way and Lincoln Road and 5 minutes walk far from the beach. The rooms are quite spacious and equipped with private bathroom where towels are changed daily. There is also the possibility to use an outdoor kitchen (common to all the guests). This... More 

Thank Finis5terrae
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Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

We changed from another hostel and asked if we could see the rooms first before we book which was no problem for the very friendly staff. Everyone gave us tips and recommendations, everyone was friendly and so nice to us, so if you are in Miami, go to the tropics. You meet people from everywhere in the world you can... More 

Thank Patrick O
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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

I went to Miami Beach without a reservation so I walked in several low end hotels priced at 100 -130 per weekend night (half of that on weekday) and they were all run down. This one was just a little cheaper than other hotels in this range and carpet, beds were not something to love. But three others I visited... More 

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Reviewed 21 August 2016

Modest hostel in super central location of Collins Avenue and close to the night life of Espanola Way and Lincoln Road and 5 minutes walk from the beach. The rooms are quite spacious and equipped with bathroom, towels changed daily. There is the possibility to use an outdoor kitchen. We never used the kitchen but it's definitely an advantage to... More 

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Reviewed 16 August 2016

We were at this hotel some months ago with 2 friends for 5 days. The hotel has great location on Miami Beach near to the beach. Price was average, rooms were clean. Every guest can use the kitchen in share room. Free wifi at reception.

Thank Jarda N
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 31 July 2016

I booked this hotel for it's location through the QANTAS web site. The pictures shown are greatly, greatly exaggerated. In all my travels the past 30 years, this has been the worst I've ever seen. It should not be on the QANTAS web site. It was filthy. The walls were paper thin. We walked in - we walked out. I... More 

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Reviewed 27 July 2016

I liked this place, since I was staying 12 days I had to make the option on choosing a budget hotel or have zero spending cash, the other hotels in the area were around 300$ a night. Miami is expensive, not a shocker it does have the most billionaires per capita. The Staff were all friendly. The Pool, lounge and... More 

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Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Great location and service but the bed is a disgrace. $120 for a night where we can't sleep as we have springs sticking into us and it sags.(room 308), give it a miss. Pool area is great and close to the beach but sleeping is important with a young child

Thank Christine12Melbourne
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Reviewed 23 June 2016

The Hotel is old, and they have problems with internet. but it is VERY GOOD., because is not expensive. ! the employees have bad mood, except 2. but the place is excelent! and everything is close. we are from Mexico. we had a good time.

Thank Patty M

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hotel is located in the center of the South Beach Art-Deco- and Nightlife-District, just a few steps from the sandy beach. The Miami Beach Convention Center is in walking distance. Easy to get here from Miami Airport, the express bus #150 stops at the corner. There are 2 different kind of rooms: regular hotel rooms, and shared dormitory-style rooms. Very popular for travelers from all over the world. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tropics Hotel & Hostel

Address: 1550 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139-3111
Region: United States > Florida > Miami Beach
Price Range: €82 - €261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Tropics Hotel & Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 70
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“Those rooms which are looking at the Collins Ave.”
 of 5 bubbles , 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Do not go there! didn't stay long enough to take photos.”
 of 5 bubbles wbapt, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
“room 317 , 11th street diner a must, dolphin mall outlet a must ,keywest.”
 of 5 bubbles pfelixthomas, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a room overlooking Collins Avenue”
 of 5 bubbles Coconut293916, 16 Mar 2016 | Read review
“there is no elevator for the first floor as I recall, so if you have heavy luggage consider the options.”
 of 5 bubbles taylorspawn, 11 Oct 2015 | Read review
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