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Conway, South Carolina
Reviewed yesterday NEW

After reading a few reviews about reservations cancelled, we were hesitant to book the Clay, but the pictures sold us. We booked the Clay for a nights stay prior and post a 7 day cruise with carnival. Tired and excited to arrive in beautiful Miami and South Beach, we put our bags in the room and immediately left to explore...

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Great location, close too the beach and a lot of restaurants. The hotel provides umbrella and lounge chairs on the beach, great perk. Furniture is garage sale quality. Thin walls, could hear everyone walking down the hall. The shower was updated and had good pressure. Best point of this hotel is Location!

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Our room was very basic. It had been recently renovated though, with a very nice bathroom and shower. There was no hair dryer or hand lotion, just soap and shampoo. The bed was comfortable and our room was quiet. The hotel has lots of charm and character, with beautiful Mexican tile work in the lobby and staircase. Evening front desk...

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Although the accommodations are minimal (small room with no decorations), it's right on Espanola Way near awesome Spanish restaurants. Tapas y Tintos is a must if you want authentic Spanish food and live music/flamenco dancing. There is currently construction on the road, which makes shuffling luggage around more difficult. We received vouchers for free breakfast at a restaurant on Espanola...

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Thank beachgirl1421
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My friend and I came a day early for our Miami trip, while the others were joining us the next day. In the mean time we wanted a decently priced hotel with good service. For a small boutique hotel, I was very impressed! The room is on the smaller side, but it was VERY clean! Bathrooms very updated and neat....

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel was very nice and also a awesome location close to everything Great dining made my trip to Miami very pleasant deafly will stay there again because of the generosity that they provide to their Guest was very helpful very nice would like to say thanks to the front desk lady by the name of Mimi and also the...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Clay is very well located. It is a short walk to the beach and also to the many restaurants and shopping areas of South Beach. The room was simple but clean, modern and quiet. The tour bus stops just across Espanola Way so we were able to tour interesting parts of Miami for two days (Vizcaya, Wynwood etc.) ....

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The Clay H, General Manager at The Clay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Bob, Thank you very much for staying with us and for your kind review of The Clay Hotel. You gave us 4 stars for , service, accommodations and value, but only gave us 3 stars for your over all rating. Please reconsider your overall review star rating. We look forward to seeing you again. Sincerely, Paul Celnik General Manager

Roanoke, Virginia
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to be close to the night-life and don't mind the throbbing beat from music in nearby establishments, then this is the place for you. They do have some inner-rooms that would be less noisy but if you get one facing Espanola Way then expect to have the walls vibrate with the beat until about 2 a.m. on...

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Silver Spring, Maryland, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first stay at The Clay, we normally stay across the street at El Paso, but wanted to check this hotel out. We were happy with the choice. Super nice and attentive staff. Mimi at the front desk was very helpful with places to eat, go, etc. We were pleasantly surprised with the free upgrade and balcony view...

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Toronto
Reviewed 1 week ago

just a couple of short blocks to ocean dr. and lots of great restaurants in the area our only complaint its a little noisy at night because of the restaurants on espanola way but on the other hand it in a great walking area we stayed for just a night prior to our cruise

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Additional Information about The Clay Hotel

Address: 1438 Washington Avenue, South Beach, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Region: United States > Florida > Miami Beach
Price Range: $165 - $441 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Clay Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 130
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“Expect your accommodations to be changed by the hotel if the need arises.”
 of 5 bubbles 448deidrac, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The room we had faced the back of the building and was quieter I am sure than those on the street front.”
 of 5 bubbles bob7011, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for inner room if you need quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles chrissY3562BM, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms in the main building rear are quiet and comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles 402reynardb, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I might request a 2nd floor room in the future, just so it is less stairs to go up and down.”
 of 5 bubbles jenisej, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
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