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77 out of 100

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Hotel AKA Brickell

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8.7

Good (6,446 ratings)

Miami, United States - 

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840 m Brickell City Centre

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1.19 km James L. Knight Center

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1 km Downtown Miami Shopping District

Hotel Overview

Hotel AKA Brickell, located in the vibrant heart of Miami, is a popular choice among travelers seeking both leisure and business accommodations. User reviews frequently highlight its distinct characteristics and guest experiences, offering valuable insights into what makes this hotel both appealing and less favorable in certain aspects.

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Hotel highlights

Property

Service

Location

  1. Prime Location: Situated in the bustling Brickell district, guests love the hotel's proximity to local attractions, dining, and shopping opportunities.
  2. Luxurious Amenities: The hotel's range of high-end amenities, including a pool and fitness center, receives high praise for enhancing guest stays.
  3. Stunning Views: Many reviewers mention the breathtaking views of Miami's skyline and the ocean, available from numerous rooms and common areas.
  4. Friendly Staff: The attentive and friendly staff are frequently highlighted, with many guests appreciating their helpful and welcoming approach.
  5. Clean and Comfortable Rooms: The cleanliness and comfort of the rooms are consistently applauded, making for a relaxing and enjoyable stay.
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Area for improvement

Accessibility

Kitchen

Entertainment

  1. Pricey Rates: Some guests find the hotel's rates to be on the higher side, especially during peak seasons.
  2. Additional Fees: The mention of additional fees for certain amenities and services has been a point of contention for some visitors.
  3. Noisy Environment: Due to its central location, noise from the bustling streets and nearby nightlife can sometimes be an issue for guests seeking a quieter stay.
  4. Limited Parking: The availability of parking has been noted as limited, causing inconvenience for guests traveling with vehicles.
  5. Busy Common Areas: The popular amenities often become crowded, particularly the pool and fitness center, which can detract from the experience for some guests.

Amenities

Extra beds/cribs

Breakfast available

Breakfast available

Pool

Spa

Hot Tub

Hot Tub

Parking available

Parking available

Pet friendly

Pet friendly

Free WiFi

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Score icon8.7

RateScore

Total 6,446 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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7.6

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4.3/5

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4.5/5

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booking

702 Reviews

7.6 / 10

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google

2,000 Reviews

4.3 / 5

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tripadvisor

3,744 Reviews

4.5 / 5

Reviews

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Words are aggregated from hotel reviews across the web and listed by the most mentions.

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Service

Property

Location

Amenities

Cleanliness

Bar

Fitness

Food

Accessibility

Parking

Breakfast

Atmosphere

Sleep

Bathroom

Nature

Pool

Business

Restaurant

Kitchen

Wellness

Couples

Safety

Spa

Family

Gym

Transit

Nightlife

Air Conditioning

Entertainment

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Hot Tub

Service was mentioned 466 times

21% Negative74% Positive

Reviews based on Service

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Lee Cooke1 month ago
5/5Google icon

We had a rough experience the first time we stayed (some of it not their fault) and I let them know. I was contacted immediately and they offered a free night. We took them up on it this weekend and were pleasantly surprised. When we arrived we were greeted with warm smiles and in our room were some snacks and a sweet note. We will definitely stay again. This level of customer service is hard to find today

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Joe Lucenti3 months ago
2/5Google icon

The rooms were great! And this hotel is located in a fantastic area. The worst part of this hotel is the restaurant for breakfast. We stayed there all week for breakfast and we can assure you this is no fluke. We were there at opening and first to be seated. With no one else in the restaurant it took 35 minutes to receive coffee. I’m writing this review 55 minutes after ordering and breakfast has yet to arrive. This is the slowest service anywhere in Miami. I would recommend reconsidering this hotel. They build in 20% tip so staff just doesn’t care. It’s a real shame considering how nice the hotel is.

Hotel Quality

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General Info

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Total number of rooms 215

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Number of floors 9

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Number of buildings/towers 1

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Year Built 2004

WiFi Quality

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Ping, ms

Idle

8

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209

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101

Wifi Speed Is Good For

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web browsing

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HD online movies

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group video calls

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online streaming

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4K online movies

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Location Area Map

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What's nearby

Brickell City Centre

840 m

James L. Knight Center

1.19 km

Downtown Miami Shopping District

1 km

Bayfront Park

1 km

Bayside Marketplace

1.5 km

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Getting around

Financial District Metromover Station

Nearby

Hialeah Market Station

5.5 km

Miami, FL (MPB-Public Seaplane Base)

6 km

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Restaurants

Fi'lia

210 m

Osaka Cocina Nikkei

210 m

LPM Restaurant & Bar

210 m

Barsecco

140 m

Piola Miami Brickell

280 m

Street View

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Daytime safety

66 out of 100

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Nighttime safety

43 out of 100

Risky

Miami safety index

Safety

Crime

77

Overall Safety Index

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An average rating of the six safety categories

77 out of 100

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Women safety

Safe

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Likelihood of inappropriate behavior against women.

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63

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Physical safety

Safe

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Likelihood of injury due to harmful intent.

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75

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Property safety

Safe

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Likelihood of theft.

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61

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Political safety

Safe

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Potential for infringement of political rights or political unrest.

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80

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LGBTQ safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of harm or discrimination against LGBTQ persons or groups and level of caution required at location.

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83

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Medical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of illness or disease, assessment of water and air quality, and access to reliable medical care.

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100

52

Overall Crime index

Moderate

An average rating of the crime categories

52 out of 100

Property crime severity

Moderate

57

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Mugging or robbery  49/100

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Car theft  46/100

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Car break-ins  57/100

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Home break-ins  48/100

Violent crime severity

Moderate

54

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Physical attacks  47/100

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Racism or religion motivated attacks  31/100

Other crime severity

Moderate

58

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Insult or harassment in public  45/100

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Corruption or bribery  59/100

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Drug problem  63/100

Prices Around Property

Average Daily Costs Per Person

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Bottle of water 1.5L

$0.8 - $2.7

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Coffee

$2.3 - $7.3

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Beer 0.5L

$1.6 - $2.3

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Meal, inexpensive restaurant

$13.6 - $36.3

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Public transport, one-way ticket

$2 - $2.7

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Taxi 1km (normal tariff)

$0.8 - $1.1

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Meal for 2 people, mid-range restaurant, three-course

$63.5 - $181.5

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Bottle of mid-range wine

$3.6 - $18.2

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McMeal at McDonalds

$9.1 - $13.6

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Coke/Pepsi 0.33L

$1.8 - $3.6

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Public transport, monthly pass

$90.8 - $118

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Gasoline (1 liter)

$0.7 - $1

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Mobile phone monthly plan

$36.3 - $90.8

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Fitness club, monthly fee

$22.7 - $163.4

Weather In Miami

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Precipitation In Miami

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Air Quality

Moderate

PM2.58

PM1016

28

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Slight concern for sensitive groups. Most can continue outdoor activities.

Drinkable Water Quality

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Fair

Water may have some problems, not recommended for daily consumption.

Traffic around property

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Moderate

Traffic is moving at a steady pace, smooth driving without significant delays.

House Rules

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Check in after 16:00

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Check out until 11:00

Children welcome

Pets welcome (restrictions apply)

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