Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Miami Gardens

The area's live music and theater scene are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Miami Gardens. This city's sporting events, dolphin watching and shopping draw many visitors. Aventura Mall and PortMiami are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Miami Gardens

Do you want to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Miami Gardens a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Miami Seaquarium (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Country Club of Miami (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Monster Mini Golf (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Hillcrest Golf and Country Club (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Aqua Golf Driving Range (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Greynolds Golf Course (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Miami Gardens

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Miami Gardens is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Jungle Island (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Lummus Park Beach (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Hugh Taylor Birch State Park (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
  • Mc Tyre Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Mary Saunders Park (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Ives Estates Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Miami Gardens

The nearest airport is in Miami, FL (OPF-Opa Locka Executive), located 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Miami, FL (MIA-Miami Intl.), which is 10.5 mi (16.9 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Miami Gardens?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 8,804 vacation rentals near Miami Gardens. From 1,982 Houses to 5,138 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Miami Gardens are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Miami Gardens?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Miami Gardens:

  • South Beach: 697 vacation rentals
  • Hollywood Beach: 4,813 vacation rentals
  • Downtown Miami: 1,129 vacation rentals
  • Mid Beach: 1,114 vacation rentals
  • Brickell: 466 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Miami Gardens?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Miami Gardens. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Hard Rock Stadium: 9,052 vacation rentals
  • Calder Casino and Race Course: 9,034 vacation rentals
  • Miami Gardens Shopping Plaza: 8,621 vacation rentals
  • Fort Lauderdale Beach Park: 4,290 vacation rentals
  • Port of Miami: 6,573 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Miami Gardens listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Miami Gardens?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,982 Houses in Miami Gardens. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Miami Gardens include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 5,138 rentals available
  • Villas: 219 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 114 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Miami Gardens?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5,735 vacation rentals with pool available in Miami Gardens. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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