Explore things to do in including shopping, dining and cultural attractions on Giralda Plaza, Miracle Mile and Coconut Grove. Enjoy everything from airboat rides in Everglades to the fantastic walls in Wynwood. Miami offers museums, parks and cultural attractions that will make you want to come back and explore more. Coral Gables is a historical part of Miami with interesting attractions such as the Venetian Pool, Coral Gables Museum and great shopping and dining on Giralda Plaza and Miracle Mile.
Splash around this unique swimming pool in Coral Gables that dates to the 1920s when it was formed from a coral rock quarry. Surrounded by porticos and palm trees, the facility features lookout towers for impressive views of the city.
Browse the 83 acres of stunning greenery and rare tropical plants at this historic garden. Walk the sculpture garden, visit the butterfly and hummingbird conservatories, and view horticultural rarities in their native habitats.
Check out this eco-adventure park that has something for everyone including an escape room, wind tunnel, ziplining, and seasonal waterpark. Take a VIP animal encounter tour for the chance to get up close to parrots, alligators, lemurs, and kangaroos.
Get up close to marine life at this oceanarium where you can swim with dolphins, touch sharks, and encounter penguins and flamingoes. Watch killer whale and sea lion shows or learn about endangered sea turtles and reef conservation efforts.
Giralda Plaza is the restaurant row in the heart of Downtown Coral Gables and our hotel is located on this exciting street. Filled with unique restaurants with outdoor dining, you will be able to find your favorite among this Chef-run dining options that include restaurants serving Spanish, Mexican, French, Greek and American food with great ambience.
Experience breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean and Biscayne Bay from atop the historic 1825 Cape Florida Lighthouse. Enjoy a fantastic beach and stunning scenery with a rich animal life. Bike rental available and a restaurant to enjoy food and refreshments.
South Florida’s oldest alligator farm, the Everglades Alligator Farm, is located near the entrance of Everglades National Park and contains more than 2,000 alligators. A visit here includes an exciting airboat tour, an alligator show, and an alligator feeding demonstration.
Celebrating the civic arts of Coral Gables, this unique museum invites you to explore the community’s history in exhibits and galleries. Take a walking, bike, or canoe tour to experience the region’s historic buildings, fountains, and plazas.
Operated by the University of Miami and steps from campus, this museum offers permanent collections of Greco-Roman, Renaissance, and 17th Century European art, as well as exhibits showcasing modern works, with a collection of more than 19,000 pieces.
Catch a show in downtown Coral Gables at this longstanding theater company that presents professional productions and plays in a historic setting. Walk five minutes from the hotel to the theater for classic and contemporary performances.
A villa once home to James Deering, this National Historic Landmark is now a destination for Italian Renaissance gardens and native forests. Tour the impressive estate and take in the preserved statues, marblework, and antiques throughout.
One of the only institutions worldwide boasting both a state-of-the-art planetarium and cutting-edge aquarium, the 250,000-square-foot facility sits on four acres of land overlooking Biscayne Bay surrounded by Downtown Miami's dazzling skyline.
The Wynwood Walls was conceived by the renowned community revitalizer, the late Tony Goldman in 2009. He wanted to transform the warehouse district of Wynwood and he was able to the make the warehouse buildings into giant canvases to create the greatest street art ever seen in one place.
Miracle Mile & Downtown Coral Gables Shopping District
Less than a five-minute walk from the hotel, this thriving shopping district offers trendy stores, restaurants, museums, and galleries along a half-mile stretch. Stop by for seasonal events including outdoor dining and live music.
The complimentary Coral Gables trolley stops right outside of our hotel and will take you complimentary to Shops at Merrick Park. Home to more than 100 stores, restaurants, and a movie theater, this outdoor palm-tree-lined mall offers an impressive listing of retailers and brands, with special events including a farmer’s market and live entertainment regularly scheduled.
Located along Biscayne Bay, this open-air mall offers a collection of stores and restaurants, with live music and seasonal events making for a special shopping experience. Shop, eat, or take a sightseeing cruise from the adjacent marina.
Visit this quaint and eclectic neighborhood for a unique shopping experience that includes everything from boutiques and hand-made wares to high-end stores at CocoWalk, also a dining and entertainment destination with live shows and restaurants.
Brickell City Centre is Miami’s newest mall and it offers three levels of unparalleled shopping, dining and entertainment. Luxury brands are well represented with premium, contemporary and new-to-market brands in the mix. The shopping experience is rounded out with a mix of premium and contemporary shops filled with beauty, home decor, jewelry, apparel and much more. A variety of restaurants and a cinema.
The Biltmore Hotel offers an 18-hole, par 71 championship course that was designed by Donald Ross. Enjoy a full practice facility, private instruction, the John Pallot Golf Academy, and a full-service pro shop.
Catering to all ages and experience levels, this 9-hole course designed by Donald Ross is one of the more popular in Coral Gables for beginning golfers and seasoned pros seeking an affordable practice round.
This championship 18-hole, par-72 course overlooks the beautiful Biscayne Bay for a challenging and picture-perfect day of golfing. Features include the world’s largest tee, seven lakes, and a lighted driving range.