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Hitchin, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Trendy hostel, made lots of friends here and had a fab time. Room faced the pool which was so loud every night as the area is an outdoor bar at night. Prices are expensive for travellers on a budget. Two blocks from the beach but quite far from any restaurants, nightclubs and bars.

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Glenn V, General Manager at Freehand Miami, responded to this review

Dear Samanta, Thank you so much for your kind words, we truly hope to see you soon at the Freehand Miami again. Cheers, Glenn Valencia General Manager

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights Having spent a lot of time in hostels in Europe and south east Asia, I know a good hostel when I see one. Freehand was alright but not great. The check in was disorganised and extremely slow - instead of getting guests to start checking in and filling out paperwork, the staff forced everyone to...

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Miami Beach, Florida
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

During my visit to The Freehand Hostel in Miami Beach during a couple of weeks, every day that passed got better and more fun of what my expectation on such a place. The authenticity in honesty and the willing to serve me, it's been incomparable and inexperience until I live in there. Thank you very much to the entire Staff...

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Glenn V, General Manager at Freehand Miami, responded to this review

Dear Roberto, Thank you so much for writing this fantastic review, i am glad that you found your stay to be perfect. It was a pleasure meeting you in the lobby and thank you for sharing such a rich background and past experiences with me. I am honored to have spent some time with you. We hope to see you...

New Delhi, India
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Below is the content of email which I wrote to the hotel GM for the worst travel experience I had during my trip, which is also a review. The hotel never bothered to reply yet 10 days 2 reminders @TEAM FREEHAND... DONT BOTHER TO REPLY TO THIS REVIEW SINCE YOU NEVER BOTHERED TO REPLY TO THE 2 EMAILS I HAVE...

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Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

I have stayed in quite a few hostels over the past few years but the Freehand has got to be one of my favorites. The hostel is located less than 5 minutes from the beach and is easy to reach via public transport. Freehand has a super nice outside area, the beds are exrremely comfortable and the staff is really...

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Glenn V, General Manager at Freehand Miami, responded to this review

Dear Brenda, Thank you so much for the excellent review, we are thrilled to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us, i am also very happy to know that our staff is committed to making sure that your stay and visit to Miami Florida is perfect. Thank you and we look forward to seeing you again in Miami or...

Reviewed 14 August 2016

The beds were comfortable. the room was big, it's a quiet area even in the night. There's a free breakfast and the staff were friendly and helpful, the atmosphere is amazing. beach is just few steps from the hostel.

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Glenn V, General Manager at Freehand Miami, responded to this review

Dear Goffbeat, Thanks a million for the excellent review of the property. I am very happy to know you had a fantastic time while staying with us. We truly hope to see you again in the near future. Cheers, Glenn Valencia General Manager

Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 12 August 2016

This was my second stay at the Freehand Miami and I am overdue in providing a deserved rave review. Having stayed in hostels in various locations (San Francisco, Montreal, Toronto, Paris, New York), I have to say my experience at the Freehand was my favorite overall. I stay at hostels in order to spend my money on experiences (food and...

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Glenn V, General Manager at Freehand Miami, responded to this review

Dear Bennyhay7, Thank you so much the incredible review of your stay with us. We are thrilled to know that your stay was perfect and glad to know you were able to enjoyed the restaurant and bar as well. I hope to see soon again at the Freehand, please be sure to find me next time... Thank you again for...

Miami
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We went for dinner last night. Spice menu was very good with salad kale, octopus , chocolate browny . Wine by the glass is expensive for what it is , value-money. They offered 2 cocktails with the menu which is a very nice attention. Service was fine. Enjoy

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Glenn V, General Manager at Freehand Miami, responded to this review

Dear Chpfl, Thank you so much for the review, i am glad to hear that you enjoy your dinner and glad to hear you enjoyed the Miami Spice menu. We look forward to having you back soon and hopefully next time you will also enjoy our award winning bar, The Broken Shaker. Cheers, Glenn Valencia General Manager

Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

This was my first time staying at a youth hostel. I stayed for 3 nights and rented a bed in a 8 bed female room. The beds were like cubby holes/ semi private compartments. I found the bathrooms to be clean, linens clean, along with the towels. I saw daily maid service. Only thing was a big hairball in the...

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Glenn V, General Manager at Freehand Miami, responded to this review

Dear Neerja A, Thank you so much for taking the time to post your comments on TripAdvisor, it is great to know that you found everything to be great. I am also glad that you made friends and created memorable experiences while staying with us in Miami. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future, we also...

Pforzheim, Germany
Reviewed 10 August 2016

We had a great time at the Freehandwhich is a hotel and hostel. We booked a private room which was really nice. The mini fridge was quite spacious so we could store some of our stuff as well. The staff was super helpful, breakfast was good. The atmosphere is very open and fun, there is a nice outdoor area with...

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Glenn V, General Manager at Freehand Miami, responded to this review

Dear Fabian, Thank you so much for taking the time to post your review, i am thrilled that you enjoyed your stay and thank you for recognizing our staff as well, i will make sure to share the review with everyone, especially Jonathan. Cheers, Glenn Valencia General Manager

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Freehand Miami is our reinvention of the historic Indian Creek Hotel, one of Miami Beach’s classic art deco buildings. Created for a new generation of travelers, we have incorporated handcrafted design, local food & beverage, and a comfortable community atmosphere that offers both shared and private accommodations—all just one block from the beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Freehand Miami

Address: 2727 Indian Creek Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33140
Region: United States > Florida > Miami Beach
Price Range: $60 - $452 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Freehand Miami 3*
Number of rooms: 63
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Also Known As:
Indian Creek Miami Beach
Hotel Indian Creek
Indian Creek Hotel South Beach
Freehand Miami Miami Beach, Florida
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