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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been here with my love! We loved! Clean and tidy rooms, nice breakfast! Very helpfully and friendly staff! Shops, restaurants and public transport near. We will come back. Thank you for everything!

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1 Thank Norbert T
Redditch, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When you first arrive it can seem a little daunting as the hotelier is sat behind a glass screen. You check in and they take there $100 deposit. Never done this anywhere else but it is there policy. We stayed on the upper floor facing the road. Room: First impressions is that it was very clean (infact you could still... More 

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1 Thank D1spm
Northampton
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for a couple of nights before moving on to Orlando. It was perfect for what we needed, ample parking, large clean room with air conditioning and in a good location to go exploring Miami. Staff were friendly and helpful, breakfast was simple but good and I can't fault it for being a very decent place to stay for... More 

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1 Thank FriarRobbo
Bayonne, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

This place is squeaky clean, indeed. It's spotless. If you're an anti-germ freak, pay the extra and stay at the Shalimar. Plus, the rooms in back of the building have big fences with locked doors attached to them, with beautiful flowers and vines near room 119. Checking into the place, though, is similar to checking into a penitentiary! You have... More 

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1 Thank mmm129
Lima, Peru
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016

The motel area is ok, the room is average, but services are not good, also they charge an extra $10 the price I already paid online "just because" besides you must deposit $100 "just in case"? I am not going back..

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1 Thank Alexander H
Tiki G, Manager at Shalimar Motel, responded to this review

Dear Shalimar guest, all hotel and motel hold C/C or cash security. It is refunded at check out. It possible the other hotel do not tell you about it in front. The same with car rental. The Shalimar did not invent the security deposit. All the information for booking room at the Shalimar are posted on all the reservation pages... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

The motel was very nice. Even though it looked a bit old on the outside. The rooms were very nice and clean. The only thing that was not to my liking was they wanted a $100 deposit even though I had pre-paid. The breakfast was great and we had a great time.

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1 Thank David W
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent place, nice and very, very clean rooms. Excellent service. Really nice breakfast in the morning. Front desk people the best. Cleaning people the best. Will recommended to all our friends. A great place to stay in Miami.

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2 Thank choco2005
Tiki G, Manager at Shalimar Motel, responded to this review

Dear reviewer of the Shalimar Motel. Thank you for your kind review. The staff do the Best they can to make our gust comfortable with clean room, bedding etc. The staff appreciate your comment greatly. Thank you again, from all the Shaloimar motel staff More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Should have known better..you get what you pay for. Driving into Miami and they were the cheapest in motel in the area. First when i get to the counter..they tell me that even tho the room is paid for..they still have to authorize and lock in extra$100 for security deposit! This will also take 5 days to clear off the... More 

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1 Thank Gerald D
Tiki G, Front Office Manager at Shalimar Motel, responded to this review

Hi Unhappy, the rooms at the Shalimar are exactly what you sow on line. Very clean rooms. with Fresh clean linen that come from one of the best linen services in Miami. FREE parking, More then normal continental breakfast. ALL HOTEL, MOTEL, CAR RENTAL TAKE SECURITY FUND it usually more then $200.00. Next time you travel, Go to 5***** hotel... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Good location close to downtown and the beaches, reasonably priced, simple and clean rooms, overall friendly staff! Simply breakfast provided each morning. Security system in lot and stairwell for safety.

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2 Thank Natalie N
Tiki G, Manager at Shalimar Motel, responded to this review

Dear Natalie, Thank you for staying at the Shalimar and for your Kind review. The staff greatly appreciated your comment. They do try to make Our guest comfortable in a Motel situation. Thank you again, from Allthe Shalimar staff More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

The room was big, clean, with modern decoration, and a comfortable bed. The front desk people were very friendly, there was breakfast included, and the location is very convenient if you decide to go to Miami Beach or the Airport. There is a Publix supermarket and a CVS close by, as well as some nice restaurants, and even Starbucks within... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Shalimar Motel

Address: 6200 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami, Fl. 33138, Miami, FL 33138
Region: United States > Florida > Miami
Price Range: $135 - $206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Shalimar Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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“rooms in the back away from Biscayne boulevard offer a quieter atmosphere, indeed.”
 of 5 bubbles mmm129, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“They are all about the same. Two floors. I was on upper floor. I did not have a car”
 of 5 bubbles sharong103, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The second floor might be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Val715, 16 May 2016 | Read review
“rooms in back quieter”
 of 5 bubbles johnmY7635DI, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
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