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Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 15 September 2016

A really great place to stay. 5 min walk to the beach. the staff are very happy to help and very casual. you never hesitate to approach them because you know they will be happy to help. the breakfast for such a place is wonderful. just some spots in the hotel need a little more attention.

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

Dear 25ruslan, Thank you so much for taking the time to post your review, we are glad that you found the property fun and in perfect location near by everything. We look forward to having you back soon. Cheers, Glenn Valencia General Manager

Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Very nice pool area. Good price. Some of the housekeepers don't speak English. We had a little trouble with the check in but everything went well after that. The people on the front desk are friendly and helpful.

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

Dear Asen, Thank you so much for the great review. We hop to see you soon at the Freehand Miami or one of our other properties in either Chicago or our soon to open Los Angeles property. Thank you, Glenn Valencia

Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed as a group in the freehand for 3 nights from the 4th to 7th September. Firstly, the positives: Surroundings are really nice with a good pool scene. The restaurant and bar area are also very well put together. The continental breakfast is nice touch, although, it needed replenished more often in the 2 hour window, ran out of...

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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 5 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 25 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...

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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: ₹ 3,075 - ₹ 23,198 (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
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“The King room facing Indian Creek Blvd was rather dumpy.”
  • I asked twice if this was black mold, and housekeeping never responded
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“It is so tremendously good / nice and pleasant atmosphere in the backyard in the evening/night, so the easiest way is just to buy ear plugs”
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“You have to keep in mind that is a Hostel, you going to share your room with people of the whole world.”
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“Always, ask at check in about the room, wherever you go.”
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