Affordable Hotels in Miami
There’s a good reason why Miami is also called The Magic City. It has all sorts of activities and attractions that make for a wondrous experience. Travelers can enjoy authentic Cuban coffee, swim with dolphins, party with the locals, and marvel at artworks, among so many other recreational pursuits.
The good news is that it doesn’t cost an arm and a leg to enjoy Miami. For instance, weekly art festivals and outdoor events are common, with so much to see and do without spending a dime.
If you’re planning a visit to Miami soon, here are some affordable accommodation options to consider for your next visit to Florida’s tropical paradise.
The Freehand Miami
Housed in a 1930s Art Deco building formerly known as the Indian Creek Hotel, The Freehand Miami is eclectic, hip, and affordable. This laid-back hotel/hostel has rates ranging from $33 to $159 per night for its communal dorm rooms, bungalows, and private rooms.
It has a relaxed and artsy vibe highlighted by its lush courtyard and pool, which is home to one of Miami’s most popular cocktail bars, Broken Shaker. Another local favorite is their 27 Restaurant, which features a menu inspired by the multi-cultural Miami experience. You can easily head to the beach too, as The Freehand Miami is only one block away from the ocean.
The Clay Hotel and Hostel?
The Clay Hotel and Hostel, situated at the corner of Espanola Way and Washington Avenue, is close to everything. Only a short walk away from the beach and the Art Deco District, the picturesque hotel is one of the best places to serve as your base while exploring Miami.
It began as Spanish-style inn in 1925, giving it a rustic atmosphere perfect for anyone looking for a slice of classic Miami. Mediterranean and Cuban inspired art and interiors are featured in its private single and double rooms, as well as shared accommodations for up to six people, with prices starting at $87.
Circa 39 Hotel
If you’re looking for someplace more intimate, Circa 39 Hotel is for you. Guests can relax in one of the chaise lounges and cabanas of its sky deck, enjoy a craft cocktail at WunderBar, or take a leisurely stroll to the beach that’s just across the street. This lovely and chic boutique hotel is located in Mid-Beach.
Circa 39 Hotel has 97 rooms with rates starting from $90. The place is a great starting point from which to explore the sights and sounds of Miami’s South Beach and Lincoln Road.
Kimpton EPIC Hotel
At the heart of Miami’s financial district lies Kimpton EPIC Hotel which has been lauded for its spacious rooms, fantastic ocean views, excellent customer service, and luxurious amenities. Affordability shouldn’t come in the expense of comfort and convenience.
With rates starting at $200 a night, the Kimpton EPIC is relatively affordable considering the 5-star hotel experience that the place provides. Guests can enjoy its amenities such as two outdoor swimming pools, full-service spa, rooftop viewing deck, and three bars and lounges. Attractions like the Miami Convention Center, Bayfront Park, Miami Port, and the beaches of the Atlantic Ocean are all easily reachable.
?COMO Metropolitan Miami Beach
Why choose between affordable and luxurious, when you can have both? Miami has lots of budget-friendly luxury hotels including the lavish COMO Metropolitan Miami Beach.
Like the Freehand Miami, this hotel features an Art Deco design. It’s right at the center of Miami Beach, giving guests overlooking views of America’s most iconic beaches. It houses two outdoor swimming pools, a fitness center, and a rooftop viewing deck. Rooms begin at $228 a night.
From the totally budget-conscious to travelers wanting a combination of opulence and affordability, there’s a place to stay for everyone in The Magic City. Learn how to secure the best hotel deals and discounts through another one of our blog posts.