Destination guide

Why people love visiting vibrant Miami

Take a holiday to Miami and enjoy the area's live music, art galleries and festivals. Travellers appreciate the skyscrapers in this cosmopolitan city. For a bit of culture, visit Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science or Frost Art Museum. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Miami

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Miami a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Miami Seaquarium (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Zoo Miami (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • Miami Beach Golf Club (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Crandon Golf at Key Biscayne (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Grapeland Water Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Bayshore Municipal Golf Course (4.3 mi / 7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Miami

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Miami is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jungle Island (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Lummus Park Beach (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Bayfront Park (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Museum Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Bicentennial Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Domino Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Miami

Fly into Miami, FL (MPB-Public Seaplane Base), the closest airport, located 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Miami, FL (MIA-Miami Intl.), which is 5.7 mi (9.2 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, make your way to Miami Airport Station or Miami Station and explore the city from there. You can get around Miami by catching a ride on the metro at Knight Center Metromover Station, Riverwalk Metromover Station or Bayfront Park Metromover Station.

Where to stay near Miami?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 5,647 holiday rentals near Miami. From 1,295 Houses to 3,392 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Miami for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to 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 Miami:

  • Downtown Miami: 800 holiday homes
  • Coral Way: 372 holiday homes
  • Southwest Coconut Grove: 159 holiday homes
  • Brickell: 344 holiday homes
  • Town Square: 281 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 Miami?

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

  • Marlins Park: 5,327 holiday rentals
  • The Gold Coast Railroad Museum: 1,903 holiday rentals
  • Miami Springs Golf Course: 5,326 holiday rentals
  • Miami Golden Glades Station: 6,772 holiday rentals
  • American Airlines Arena: 5,278 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around 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 Houses in Miami?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,295 Houses in Miami. Our other popular types of Miami holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3,392 holiday houses
  • Villas: 132 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 84 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 Miami?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3,259 holiday homes with pool available in Miami. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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