Portable and inflatable hot tubs have become extremely popular in the UK over the last few years, mainly because of their affordability, ease of use and simple to maintain, when compared to larger fixed models.
They can be installed on any flat solid flat surface indoors or out, patio, garden or on a decking area, all you need to do is make sure that any structure is strong enough to hold the weight of the Lay-Z-Spa Miami inflatable hot tub.
The Lay-z-Spa Miami Hot Tub
The lazy spa Miami, or Lay-Z-Spa Miami as the true name is, is an award-winning hot tub and one of the most popular portable hot tubs on the UK market at the moment as you will see from the Lazy Spa Miami reviews.
If you are looking to gain the health benefits and luxury of owning a hot tub, but are limited to a lower price range then this hot tub review is for you.
An introduction to the Lay Z Spa Miami 2-4 person portable hot tub.
The Miami inflatable hot tub is the perfect size for the smaller garden and for couples or younger families, it is a 2-4 people hot tub, although with four adults we must admit it could be quite a squash. This model is the perfect entry-level size with the dimensions being 1.80 m (71 inches) in diameter and 65 cm (26 inches) in height.
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Key Features of the Lay-Z-Spa Miami hot tub
The best feature of this model is that the pump supplied is a multi-purpose pump, this will not only work the massage system, the water filtration system and the rapid heating system, but it will also inflate the hot tub for you in minutes.
For installation, ensure that you have chosen a solid and flat surface on which to position your tub, place a ground mat, this will not only protect the cushioned floor base but also prevent heat loss. Just connect the inflation hose and let the pump do the rest, it will be ready for filling before you can blink.
The diameter of these hot tubs is 1.80m (71 inches) with a height of 66cm (26 inches) holding 669 L (177 Gal) of water at 80%, therefore even though this model does feature a rapid heating system the water will take between 12 and 24 hours to reach the maximum, depending on the ambient climate.
The massage system consists of 81 air jets placed around the perimeter ensuring that you are surrounded by the massaging air bubbles of the pressure jets and have the spa experience that will soothe away the aches and pains leaving feeling you refreshed and rejuvenated.
The rapid heating system will get the water temperature up to a maximum of 40 degrees celsius, but you can find and set your ideal temperature by using the simple and conveniently placed control panel.
This model also features an energy-saving timer allowing you to plan when you want your next relaxing soak, just programme the timer to ensure that the water is warm, ready and waiting.
Made from strong TriTech material and made using the I-Beam construction that ensures that the walls of the spa will not collapse and with the insulated inflatable cover that has a central air chamber for heat retention when the tub is not in use, reducing the running costs.
It has a 7-meter cable length, long enough to reach most areas and features a very important ground fault detection system so you can rest assured that you will stay safe while enjoying a soothing and relaxing jacuzzi experience.
The maintenance is minimal, you will need to clean the filter cartridge regularly and replace occasionally. For safety use chlorine tablets in a chemical floater and test the water each day to ensure the chemical levels are correct to avoid and nasty bacteria. This is a simple process and you will receive instructions.
Should the worst happen and you get a tear in the material then a simple hot tub puncture repair kit will sort the problem.
Always place the cover and secure with the safety straps to ensure that you retain heat and stop any unwanted debris going into the tub, this will both save on running cost prevent the need to vacuuming.
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Frequently Asked Questions
We hope this review has given you all the information you were looking for. Should you ultimately decide that this is not the one for you, maybe because it’s too small, then why not pop over and take a look a some of the other inflatable hot tub reviews of the different options that are available on the market.
Below we have answered a few of the questions that we have been asked the most to try and help you further in your quest to have your hot tub experience in your own home.
How long does lazy Spa Miami take to heat?
The Lazy Spa Miami will take 12-24 hours to heat, depending on the ambient temperature. The water in the inflatable hot tub will heat at 1.5 to 2°C/h (3-4°F/h) per hour and at 80% the water capacity is 800L (192gal).