Frequently Asked Questions

Answers to our most frequently asked questions.

General Hotel Information

Where is THesis Hotel located?

THesis Hotel Miami is located at 1350 S. Dixie Highway, Coral Gables, Florida 33146. Centrally located in Coral Gables, THesis is also the closest hotel to the University of Miami—conveniently located across the street from campus.

Are there adjoining guest rooms available?

Yes, adjoining guest rooms are available for all room types, including the THesis Penthouse Suite which connects to a Double Queen. Please call our reservations desk to book and request connecting rooms.

Is THesis Hotel pet-friendly?

Yes, THesis Hotel is pet-friendly. Upon check-in, there is a $150 fee for each pet as well as a $250 refundable security deposit required. Our THesis Pet Life program features dog beds and bowls. Please call or email us prior to your arrival if you are bringing a furry friend.


What time is check-in and check-out? Is early check in or late check out available?

Check-in is at 4 pm and check-out is at 11 am. Early check in and late check out are based on availability.

Is parking available at the hotel? Is there a fee?

  • Valet parking is available for $39 per night to hotel guests. Self-parking is available at the parking garage of THesis Residences for $36 per night; fees for hourly self-parking are advertised on-site and are subject to change. The parking garage is open from 6 am – 11 pm. Between 11 pm – 6 am, you may valet or call (305) 667-5611 for assistance.

What are the pool hours?

The rooftop pool is open from sunrise to sunset daily.

Are pool towels available to guests?

Yes, towel service and COOLA sunscreen are always available at the pool terrace.

How far is the THesis Hotel from the airport?

THesis Hotel is approximately a 25-minute drive from the Miami International Airport (MIA) and a 45-minute drive from the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL).

Is airport transportation to and from the hotel available?

THesis Hotel does not offer airport transportation. Rideshare services are available in the area and a convenient way to get to the airport or explore Coral Gables.

Is THesis Hotel a non-smoking property?

THesis Hotel is a non-smoking property, with a $250 smoking fee.

Does THesis Hotel offer any hotel deals or special offers?

Yes! See all of our Miami hotel deals here for your next weekend getaway in Coral Gables or visit to the University of Miami.

Is there Wi-Fi available at THesis Hotel Miami?

Wi-Fi is available in all common areas and guestrooms.

Is there a laundry facility or service available?

Yes, guests have access to our 24-hour laundry room located on the fourth floor near the elevators. Guests can use their room key to access the room to access coin-operated washers and dryers. One full wash or dry cycle costs $1.50 — see the front desk to exchange for quarters.

Is there a convenience store available?

We have a sundry shop in our lobby with all the necessities as well as other favorites from local vendors. Publix and CVS are within a 10-minute walk, and Whole Foods is a 5-minute drive from THesis.

Can THesis Hotel store my luggage before check-in?

Yes, we are happy to store your luggage prior to check-in.

Where can I leave or read reviews for THesis Hotel?

Read reviews from recent guests and don’t forget to leave a review about your own experience at THesis Hotel on Google and TripAdvisor.

Does THesis provide a shuttle service?

Yes, the complimentary shuttle service is available Monday to Friday, between 7 am and 8 pm. The shuttle loops approximately every 20 minutes between THesis Hotel Miami > UM Metrorail Station > Life Time Coral Gables.

What services and amenities are included as part of the guest amenity fee?

We’re pleased to provide an array of tailored services and thoughtful amenities as part of your guest amenity fee. $27 plus tax per day conveniently added to your folio, each guest is ensured an effortless, relaxing, and memorable stay that includes:

  • $20 food and beverage credit per day
  • Welcome signature cocktails (up to 2)
  • One-hour bike rental per day per guest (up to two guests)
  • Yoga classes
  • Bottled water (2) per day

Is there a spa at THesis Hotel Miami?

In partnership with Soothe, the on-demand wellness provider, THesis Hotel Miami offers an extensive selection of rejuvenating spa services customized for each guest. Find relaxation and creative exploration in your guestroom or suite with in-room massages, facials, blow outs, manicures and more. For more information or to request an appointment, you may contact the Front Desk for assistance.

Is there a hold for incidental charges?

Upon check-in, an authorization of the full amount of your room charges plus $100 per night will be applied to your card. Although the hotel will release the remaining funds upon departure, your issuing bank may take from 3-14 business days to release the funds. Please note that we do not accept cash deposits. For all reservations, we require that you present a credit or debit card upon check-in.

Hotel Weddings & Events

Does THesis Hotel Miami host weddings and events?

Thesis Hotel offers 20,000 square feet of flexible indoor-outdoor meeting and event space. Multiple venues are available for your meetings, conferences, events and weddings.

How many guests can the hotel accommodate for an event?

With a variety of event venues and flexible meeting space, THesis Hotel can accommodate anywhere between 10 and 200 guests.

Is there a business center available?

There is no business center available at THesis.

Can I ship a package to the hotel prior to arrival?

Yes, you can ship a package to the hotel as long as you have an upcoming reservation. The package should be addressed to the same name used when making a reservation. See pricing for packages below:

    • 0.1 lbs to 20 lbs – $5
    • 21 lbs to 50 lbs – $15
    • 50 lbs to 50 lbs – $25

Does THesis Hotel offer special group rates for guests?

THesis offers a group rate for bookings of 10 rooms or more. Group rates need to be quoted and handled by the sales team on an individual case basis. Please contact us for more information.

Things to Do in Coral Gables and at THesis Hotel

What is there to do in Coral Gables?

Coral Gables offers a variety of attractions and activities from walking the canals and waterways to shopping and dining along Miracle Mile. Read our THesis Notes to discover more things to do in Coral Gables.

How far is Coral Gables from Downtown Miami?

Coral Gables is about seven miles from Downtown Miami or approximately a 20-minute drive from THesis Hotel.

Are there any beaches in Coral Gables? Where is the closest beach?

There are no Coral Gables beaches within city limits; however, there are many beaches nearby in Miami Beach and Key Biscayne. The closest beach to Coral Gables and THesis Hotel is located about five miles away at Matheson Hammock Park.

What dining options are available at the hotel?

THesis Hotel is home to Mamey. Other dining options include the rooftop terrace and bar and convenient room service. Room service breakfast is available daily from 7:00 am – 10:30 am, and lunch and dinner are available on weekdays from 11:30 am – 10:00 pm and weekends from 11:30 am – 11:00 pm. Hours are subject to change.

Are restaurants open to the public? Do I need a reservation?

 Mamey is open to non-hotel guests. Reservations are not required but recommended.

Are there any activities or programs offered at the hotel?

Yes! THesis Hotel has multiple recurring activations like yoga classes, happy hours, and live music. Visit THesis Life for the latest information on hotel programs and local events in Coral Gables and Miami.

Is there a fitness center at the hotel? What are the hours?

Yes, THesis Fitness includes state-of-the-art equipment, weight stations, free weights, and strength training accessories. Our fitness center is located on the 3rd floor and is open 24 hours.

Hotel Gift Cards

How can gift cards be purchased?

Gift cards can be purchased online here directly on our website.

What deals are available?

Gift cards can be purchased in increments of $100 from $100 to $500.

Does a gift card expire?

The purchase value of your gift card never expires.

How do I redeem my gift card?

You can apply gift cards to room rate charges by simply presenting your gift card at check-out to apply towards eligible charges.

What charges can I use my gift card for?

Guests can use these towards reservations booked via the hotel’s website or by calling the hotel directly. Gift cards cannot be applied towards bookings made on a third-party site, such as Expedia. Gift cards cannot be redeemed for restaurant, in-room dining, parking, taxes, fees, or other charges.

Can I use a gift card at another affiliated hotel?

No, gift cards are only redeemable at the hotel where it was purchased. The hotel name is displayed on the gift card.

Can I purchase a gift card as a gift?

Yes! You can purchase a gift card that will be sent to your recipient’s email address.

What types of gift cards are available?

Our gift cards are electronic only. They can be presented via mobile device or via printout for redemption. Physical gift cards are not available.

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