Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively South Miami

Enjoy the live music and other features of South Miami. Renowned for its shopping, restaurants and beaches, this city welcomes all visitors. Vizcaya Museum and Gardens and PortMiami are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in South Miami

Do you want to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes South Miami a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Miami Seaquarium (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Zoo Miami (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Pinecrest Gardens (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Briar Bay Golf Course (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Grapeland Water Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Arcade Odyssey (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of South Miami

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, South Miami is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jungle Island (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Lummus Park Beach (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • A. D. Barnes Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Tropical Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Matheson Hammock Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Kampong (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around South Miami

The nearest airport is in Miami, FL (MIA-Miami Intl.), located 5.8 mi (9.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Miami, FL (MPB-Public Seaplane Base), which is 8.8 mi (14.2 km) away.

Catch a ride on the metro at Miami South Station to easily navigate the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around South Miami?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,046 holiday lettings around South Miami. From 552 houses to 2,664 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

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

  • South Beach: 759 holiday homes
  • Mid Beach: 1,098 holiday homes
  • Downtown Miami: 1,463 holiday homes
  • Flamingo / Lummus: 533 holiday homes
  • West Avenue: 425 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to South Miami? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in South Miami. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Miami South Station: 4,728 holiday lettings
  • Shops at Sunset Place: 4,667 holiday lettings
  • Bayfront Park: 3,477 holiday lettings
  • Port of Miami: 6,505 holiday lettings
  • The Gold Coast Railroad Museum: 2,779 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around South Miami listed on 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 South Miami?

Yes, of course. offers 552 Houses in South Miami. Our other popular types of South Miami holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 2,664 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 64 self catering accommodations
  • Hotels: 263 self catering accommodations

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2,238 holiday homes with pool available in South Miami. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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