South Florida, FL

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Bask beneath the rays of a constantly hot sun in the stylish cities, glamorous beaches and wildlife-rich wildernesses that make up stunning South Florida.

Sunny South Florida encompasses some of the most famous beaches, cities and islands in the whole state. Come here for shopping in modern metropolises or to indulge in luxury in towns populated by the rich and famous. Alternatively, visit South Florida for escapes into nature or to simply find a relaxing spot on a tranquil island with uninterrupted views of the ocean.

Spend days exploring the dazzlingly diverse neighborhoods of Miami, which have been shaped by multiple cultural influences. Sleek Downtown features the Perez Art Museum and HistoryMiami. Chill out in stylish South Beach, known for its Art Deco architecture.

Immerse yourself in the colors of Little Haiti and Little Havana, where you can pick up quick eats and listen to music from other cultures. Marvel at the vast murals covering every wall in Wynwood, a trendy neighborhood with lively farmers’ markets.

Naples, on the west coast, features the gorgeous golden beaches of Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park, among others. Take your family to Naples Zoo or browse the displays in the Naples Museum of Art.

Stay on one of the islands of the Florida Keys. Progressive Key West promises a buzzing nightlife and multiple museums on topics such as shipwreck salvaging and local history. Put on a pair of goggles and dive into the Molasses Reef, outside Key Largo.

Go on a wildlife-watching excursion in Everglades National Park. This vast swath of nature takes up 1.5 million acres (600,000 hectares) of the southern tip of Florida. Bring binoculars and watch the waters and grasslands for crocodiles, manatees and the rare Florida panther.

In the heart of the Everglades is the Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation where you can discover South Florida’s history in the Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum, named after a Seminole word for “a place to learn.” Native American stories and traditions have been preserved here and in attractions such as the Miccosukee Indian Village.

Miami International Airport is the main point of entry into Florida and the quickest way into the region. South Florida is a popular destination at any time of year due to its near-constant hot weather. Come here in winter to avoid colder months elsewhere in the world.

Where to stay in South Florida

Radisson RED Miami Airport
Radisson RED Miami Airport
3.5 out of 5
3401 NW 25th Street, Miami, FL
The price is $90 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 26
Situated near the airport, this hotel is 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from Grapeland Water Park and within 3 mi (5 km) of Magic City Casino and Miami-Dade County Auditorium. ...
4.1/5Very Good! (186 reviews)
"Brand new Hotel. Great layout. Super professional staff. Highly recommend for short or long stay. 5 minutes to the airport and plenty to do and see nearby. Rates are excellent for Hotel of this caliber. FIVE Star stay!!"

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2021

Radisson RED Miami Airport
Fontainebleau Miami Beach
Fontainebleau Miami Beach
4.5 out of 5
4441 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL
The price is $349 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 26
Located in Mid Beach, this beachfront hotel is in the historical district and within 1 mi (2 km) of Miami Beach Boardwalk and 41st Street. Lincoln Road Mall ...
3.7/5Good! (5,052 reviews)
"I totally recommend this wonderful llevas .The best option for us choosing that beautiful and awesome hotel !! The stuff was very friendly and helpful!! I do wanna say ELIZA ,the front desk manager and her team ,They were awesome and made sure we had a great time at the hotel , great location ,great ..."

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2021

Fontainebleau Miami Beach
EAST Miami
EAST Miami
4.5 out of 5
788 Brickell Plaza, Miami, FL
The price is $329 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 27
Located in Brickell, this luxury hotel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Brickell City Centre and within 3 mi (5 km) of FTX Arena and Florida Grand Opera. LoanDepot park ...
4.3/5Excellent! (1,420 reviews)
"Loved everything about this hotel! Very clean, staff was very friendly especially all the guys from valet! The view from our room was amazing. Resturant on site was great, we loved having the mall attached to the hotel as it gave us something to do. Cant wait to come back!"

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2021

EAST Miami
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Homewood Suites by Hilton Miami Dolphin Mall
Homewood Suites by Hilton Miami Dolphin Mall
3 out of 5
1695 NW 111th Avenue, Miami, FL
The price is $95 per night from Oct 5 to Oct 5
Situated in the business district, this aparthotel is within a 15-minute walk of Dolphin Mall and Miami International Mall. Florida International University ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (942 reviews)
"Nice and clean, elevator was down two days"

Reviewed on Sep 19, 2021

Homewood Suites by Hilton Miami Dolphin Mall
Seaside All Suites Hotel, a South Beach Group Hotel
Seaside All Suites Hotel, a South Beach Group Hotel
3 out of 5
7500 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL
Located in North Beach, this aparthotel is 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from Surfside Beach and 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Bal Harbour Beach. Bal Harbour Shops and Baker's Haulover ...
4/5Very Good! (1,726 reviews)
"I was so so so surprise how much i pay definity i had a bargain"

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2021

Seaside All Suites Hotel, a South Beach Group Hotel
New Point Miami Beach Apartments
New Point Miami Beach Apartments
3 out of 5
5445 Collins Av Suite # CU15, Miami Beach, FL
The price is $119 per night from Oct 19 to Oct 19
Nestled on the beach, this Mid Beach aparthotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Miami Beach Boardwalk, Collins Avenue Shopping Area, and Miami Beach Convention Center. ...
3.3/5 (816 reviews)
"No caption tv one problem how I read caption damn picture too late bored no caption thank because I am deaf and one thing no front oceanview street ho wrong way room waste time too late great room"

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2021

New Point Miami Beach Apartments
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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