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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

If you're ok with ants in your room it's a nice hotel. We even switched rooms but still had ants. Told management, they said they wanted to send maintenance to confirm, essentially they didn't believe us. If it weren't for the ants and poor customer service it actually would have been a decent hotel. They said they would reimburse 20%...

Thank Aaron C
William21485, Guest Relations Manager at Stadium Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Aaron C., Sorry that your stay was not good. The hotel monthly sprays with a professional service Optimum. Your room was moved and was issued 20% off. We did supply customer service. Respectfully, Guest Relations Manager

Miami, Florida
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I've stayed here numerous times before because the rooms are pretty good for the price. However this was the first time I've stayed since they've made a few changes. First they've created a bar in the downstairs lobby which is pretty nice. The only issue is that the kitchen is still on the top floor. So when ordering food you...

Thank arichkidd
William21485, Guest Relations Manager at Stadium Hotel, responded to this review

Hello arichkidd, Sorry you do not agrree with our hotel policies. Yes the kitchen is on the 9th floor. We do bring food down to the brand new restaurant on the first floor. Continental is a light cold FREE breakfast and is not allowed to be taken out of the 9th floor. Sorry. Respectfully, Guest Relations Manager

Miami, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked a room with balcony and view of the calder track, but did not get a balcony, or view, got a very small room with view of highway. They did not try to help or change my room, then the staff had ann attotude problem.

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Newark, New Jersey
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my boyfriend stayed here from Friday to Monday, we had the room on the 1st floor with the jacuzzi and pool view, Room was very nice and clean. My problem with this hotel was that they were running a special on-line if you stay 3 nights you get 20% off so when we got there I asked the...

Thank Tee121114
William21485, Guest Relations Manager at Stadium Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Tee121114, I am sorry for the confusion but if the 20% is not done on line we do not offer it at the front desk due to availabilty on the promotion. The FD clerk did tell the correct information. The pool patio room is for 2 persons max also. We have to abide by fire codes and policies. We...

Fruit Cove, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stadium Hotel provided the family what we needed for a convenient, easy stop over while attending game day at Hard Rock Stadium. Room was older, but clean and pleasant and served its purpose quite well. Breakfast was a little lite, but again served its purpose providing us with something before pigging out at the stadium. Because of the Stadium Hotel's...

1Thank David L
William21485, Guest Relations Manager at Stadium Hotel, responded to this review

David L, Thank you for the great review! Much appreciate you sharing your great experience. Sincerely, Guest Relations Manager

Leesburg, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked 2 queen bed room facing stadium. When we got to hotel said no queens available. Same thing happened to friends staying there with us. Elevators in terrible shape. Had that old hotel smell, needs a good cleaning. Breakfast selection was bad.

Thank Scott C
William21485, Guest Relations Manager at Stadium Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Scott C, Sorry for the bad experience. I can assure you that when you book a room type you absolutely get the room type booked. Our elevators are now brand new! Breakfast is a light cold FREE breakfast. Respectfully, Guest Relations Manager

Elk Grove, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Reasonably priced. About 25 minutes from the FLL airport. It's located right off the Florida Turnpike with lots of eating and shopping just a few blocks away. The rooms are comfortable with a mini fridge and microwave included. Breakfast is okay - nothing exciting. But it's free food - a meal to start the day. Bagels, toast, muffins, fruit, yogurt,...

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William21485, Guest Relations Manager at Stadium Hotel, responded to this review

Hello 131sbrown, Thank you for sharing your experience with us! We greatly appreciate your comments. Sincerely, Guest Relations Manager

New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing good to tell. You could not even provide water/drink in the fridge. The elevator is in a bad shape. I traved from far off, arrived about 11am but was turned out for arriving too early and was told that i can not be checked in before 3pm. And the resturant was not open either.

Thank abi4032
William21485, Guest Relations Manager at Stadium Hotel, responded to this review

Hello abi4032, Check in starts at 3pm and if the room is available we do offer earlier check ins. We sell out alot so the room must not have been available. We do have wi-fi. The restaurant is open from 12-8 and 12-10. Respectfully, Guest Relations Manager

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Room was surprisingly good for the price. Since we were going to be busy attending a family event in the immediate area and did not intend to spend a lot of time on site or in the room, the choice was made to take a room on the city-side instead of the track-side where we had stayed previously and which...

Thank leehendricks
William21485, Guest Relations Manager at Stadium Hotel, responded to this review

Hello leehendricks, Thank you for sharing your experience with us here at Stadium Hotel. We appreciate your review and look forward to your future stays. Sincerely, Guest Relations Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The lobby beautiful. the elevators and hallways had a funny smell to them. The rooms look decent but dusty it smelled moldy the bathroom wasn't cleaned properly. Balcony chairs were dirty and breakfast had all carbs no protein. Some of the hotel staff had an attitude problem and made it seem like I was inconveniencing them! To top it off...

Thank cassy d
William21485, Guest Relations Manager at Stadium Hotel, responded to this review

Hello cassy D, Sorry your experience was just "meh". We certainly do not give out dirty sheets to our guests. Our hotel staff is preped with good attitude and great customer service!! Sorry that you did not experience this. Respectfully, Guest Relations Manager

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  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stadium Hotel is The Very Best Among Miami Budget Hotels Stadium Hotel is the closest Hotel To Calder Casino & Race Course and Sun Life Stadium in the City of Miami Gardens, Florida. Our Miami Gardens hotel is a mile from Sun Life Stadium, which hosts sporting, music and entertainment events all year long. From your room you can look right down onto the Calder Casino & Race Course. If you're searching for Miami hotel accommodations that are as close as possible to the sports you like, look no further. Stadium Hotel is the only name you need to know. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Stadium Hotel

Address: 21485 NW 27th Ave, Miami Gardens, FL 33056-1162 (Formerly El Palacio Sports Hotel)
Region: United States > Florida > Miami Gardens
Price Range: ₹ 6,923 - ₹ 10,149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Stadium Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 217
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Also Known As:
El Palacio Sports Hotel Miami Gardens
El Palacio Sports Hotel And Conference Center
El Palacio Sports Miami
El Palacio Hotel
Hotel El Palacio Sports
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“Rooms on opposite side of Florida Turnpike should be a little quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles DavidL708, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Close to sports stadium - some have views of the race track”
 of 5 bubbles 131sbrown, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Elevator is in a disastrous condition.”
 of 5 bubbles abi4032, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the city-side are cheaper but are of the same quality as rooms on the more scenic track-side.”
 of 5 bubbles leehendricks, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“There are no good rooms”
 of 5 bubbles crimlaw79, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
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