Anyone looking for a fabulous holiday destination in the Miami area might like to stay in Coconut Grove. Located on the south east coast of the United States in Florida, this neighbourhood offers many interesting things to do and see. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, villas, condos and B&Bs.
Holidaymakers staying in Coconut Grove will be able to hike and cycle amongst the beautiful palm trees and to Biscayne Bay. There are beaches within easy reach for visitors to relax on the sand and soak up the sunshine. A large number of watersports are available here too including swimming, diving, snorkelling, water skiing, sailing, wind surfing, surfing, jet skiing and fishing. Golfers can play a round or two at one of the many courses in the area such as the Granada and Biltmore courses in nearby Coral Gables. Holidaymakers can try many other activities in the area including tennis, ice skating, paragliding, paddle boating and horse riding. Self catering holidaymakers can purchase food and drinks as well as other provisions from the grocery stores in the neighbourhood. There are also a good number of restaurants and bars here serving an excellent selection of dishes.
Coconut Grove features many interesting visitor attractions such as Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, Miami Science Museum and Marjory Stoneman Douglas Home. There are some wonderful parks and gardens here too like The Kampong, which is part of the National Tropical Botanical Garden. The Barnacle Historic State Park is also well worth a visit. Miami is about 20 minute’s drive from Coconut Grove and is a city filled with fabulous attractions. Great places to take the family are the Jungle Island Zoo and Miami Seaquarium. There are also a lot of museums in Miami such as the Science Museum, Children’s Museum, Miami Art Museum and the Historical Museum of South Florida.
The warmest month of the year is July with an average maximum temperature of 89 degrees Fahrenheit, while the coldest month of the year is January with an average minimum temperature of 46 degrees Fahrenheit. The annual average precipitation at St. Augustine is 47.5 inches. Rainfall in is fairly evenly distributed throughout the year. The wettest month of the year is usually September with an average rainfall of 6.5 inches.
Miami International Airport (MIA) is approximately seven miles from Coconut Grove. Flights arrive at Miami from many other U.S cities as well international airports including Amsterdam (AMS), Frankfurt (FRA), London-Heathrow (LHW), Madrid (MAD), Moscow-Domodedovo (DME), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG) and Toronto-Pearson (YYZ) amongst others. Passengers can hire a car from the rental facility just one mile east of the airport. Rental firms located here include Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Hertz, National and Thrifty.