Best Beaches Near THesis Hotel Miami

by | Aug 17, 2022 | Travel | 0 comments

Experience the allure of Miami and Coral Gables at our picturesque beaches, ideal for sunbathing, playing in the surf, trying out new water sports or simply relaxing. Whether you’re staying at THesis Hotel Miami for a weekend getaway or a meeting or event, we encourage you to pack your beach bag and take the quick drive to one of the many beaches near Coral Gables and THesis. Need some inspiration? We put together a list of the best beaches in the Miami area below.

sunrise at marina with palm tree and a boat heading out to sea

Matheson Hammock Park

With a peaceful beach, bay front pool and full-service marina, Matheson Hammock Park is the closest beach to Coral Gables and only a 15-minute drive from THesis. Naturally filled by the waters from the Biscayne Bay, this is a great family-friendly beach. You can also rent kayaks and paddle boards, or take a kitesurfing lesson.

Price: $5/car weekdays; $7/car weekends

Address: 9610 Old Cutler Road, Miami FL 33156

Distance from THesis: 4.8 miles

family biking down pathway along beach under palm trees and a blue sky

Lummus Park, South Beach

Located in Miami Beach’s South Beach, Lummus Park is an iconic Miami beach and a 30-minute drive from THesis. Lummus Park is filled with Miami fun, Art Deco architecture, and has been featured in movies and TV shows. You can also take advantage of the outdoor fitness equipment, playgrounds, walking paths and volleyball courts.

Price: Free entry, paid parking

Address: Along Ocean Drive between 5th and 15th Streets, Miami Beach FL 33139

Distance from THesis: 13.4 miles

Sunrise over the open water with a path leading out to a pier with people on it

South Pointe Park Pier, South Beach

South Pointe Park Pier on the southernmost point of Miami Beach is a 17-acre park with beach access, walking paths, a playground, picnic areas and fishing pier. The beach is popular with families, fisherman, and even surfers out by the jetty. You can drive to South Point from THesis in about 30 minutes.

Price: Free entry, paid parking

Address: 1 Washington Ave., Miami Beach FL 33139

Distance from THesis: 13.2 miles

Hobie Island Beach, Key Biscayne

Also known as Windsurfer Beach, Hobie Island Beach is located between Downtown Miami and Key Biscayne. If you’re looking for water recreation such as windsurfing, jet skiing or sailing, Hobie Beach offers all three. This is also one of the closest dog-friendly beaches near Coral Gables and just a 20-minute drive from THesis.

Price: Free entry and parking

Address: North side of Rickenbacker Causeway, Key Biscayne FL 33149 

Distance from THesis: 7.3 miles

a wooden boardwalk leading out to a white sand beach with palm trees swaying in the wind

Crandon Park, Key Biscayne

Crandon Park Beach in Key Biscayne is an expansive park with various amenities and beautiful beach access. There are various opportunities for recreation with volleyball courts, tennis facilities, on-site grills, the Family Amusement Center, water sport rentals, cabana rentals and more. The pristine beach is a 25-minute drive from THesis.

Price: $5/car weekdays; $7/car weekends

Address: 6747 Crandon Blvd., Key Biscayne FL 33149

Distance from THesis: 10.6 miles

Plan Your Beach Getaway to Coral Gables

With plenty of breathtaking beaches near Coral Gables that appeal to all ages and interests, plan your trip to THesis Hotel. View our special offers or explore more things to do in Coral Gables.

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