Destination guide

The exciting area of Downtown Miami awaits your stay

The area's live music and festivals are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Downtown Miami. This city's skyscrapers, shopping and beaches attract many visitors, as does its cosmopolitan and scenic location. Take in top local attractions such as James L. Knight Center and Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Downtown Miami

Do you want to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Downtown Miami has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Miami Seaquarium (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Zoo Miami (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Miami Beach Golf Club (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Grapeland Water Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Bayshore Municipal Golf Course (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Scott Rakow Youth Center (4.3 mi / 7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Downtown Miami

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Downtown Miami is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jungle Island (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Lummus Park Beach (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Bayfront Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Museum Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Bicentennial Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Domino Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Downtown Miami

Fly into Miami, FL (MPB-Public Seaplane Base), the closest airport, located 1.1 mi (1.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Miami, FL (MIA-Miami Intl.), which is 5.6 mi (9.1 km) away.

You can get around Downtown Miami by jumping on the metro at First Street Metromover Station, Knight Center Metromover Station or Miami Avenue Metromover Station.

Where to stay near Downtown Miami?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 984 holiday rentals near Downtown Miami. From 800 Condos/Apartments to 56 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Downtown Miami is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Downtown Miami?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Downtown Miami:

  • South Beach: 525 holiday homes
  • Hollywood Beach: 4,332 holiday homes
  • Mid-Beach: 888 holiday homes
  • North Beach: 1,646 holiday homes
  • Hollywood Lakes: 1,551 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Downtown Miami?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Downtown Miami. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Port of Miami: 5,547 holiday rentals
  • American Airlines Arena: 5,981 holiday rentals
  • HistoryMiami: 5,907 holiday rentals
  • Third Street Metromover Station: 5,802 holiday rentals
  • Dade Cultural Center: 6,040 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Downtown Miami listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Downtown Miami?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 800 Condos/Apartments in Downtown Miami. Our other popular types of Downtown Miami holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 56 holiday houses
  • Villas: 18 holiday houses
  • Studios: 550 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Hotels and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Downtown Miami?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 665 holiday homes with pool available in Downtown Miami. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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