At the intersection of Coral Gables, South Miami & Coconut Grove.
Our Neighborhood: Coral Gables Attractions & Beyond
THesis Hotel Miami’s modern oasis offers easy access to a variety of local attractions and area destinations. From campus tours at UM to outdoor dining and high-end shopping, explore things to do in Coral Gables, South Miami and Coconut Grove during your next escape to the ‘City Beautiful’.
Steps Away From Campus
Situated across the street from the University of Miami, THesis Hotel is the closest hotel to campus. Whether you are visiting friends and family or are in town for a Canes game, relax in our modern rooms steps away from campus.
Explore Downtown Coral Gables
Just a short drive—or bike ride—away from Miracle Mile, THesis Hotel is the perfect place to stay when in town. Whether you are on a business trip or an extended stay, experience modern comforts paired with tropical amenities on your next sunny escape to Coral Gables.
Blocks from THesis Hotel
Just a few blocks away from THesis Hotel, there are plenty of things to do in the South Miami neighborhood. Located near the renowned University of Miami, the area radiates a young and vibrant energy. Take one of the THesis Zybra bikes and head to the neighborhood around The Shops at Sunset Place where you can shop the many boutiques, dine in fantastic sidewalk cafes and restaurants or catch a flick.
Unique Experiences and Buzzing Nightlife
A neighborhood located approximately ten minutes from THesis Hotel, Dadeland is filled with plenty to do for students, professionals, and everyone in between. Visit Dadeland Mall for a day of shopping or head just across the street to Downtown Dadeland for unique culinary experiences – including Ghee from our very own Chef Niven Patel – and a buzzing nightlife.
Coconut Grove & CocoWalk
Laid Back & Leisurely Exploring
A relaxed bayside neighborhood just east of THesis Hotel, Coconut Grove is the perfect neighborhood to take a leisurely stroll. Filled with charming cafes and artisan coffee shops, you could easily spend an entire day wandering around the parks, exploring the marinas and taking in some laid-back Miami culture. Start your exploration around CocoWalk, a lifestyle center at the heart of Coconut Grove filled with shopping and delicious restaurants, and make your way south along Main Highway where you’ll find yourself exploring one of the neighborhood’s many famous parks.
Downtown Miami & Brickell
Miami’s Fastest Growing Neighborhoods
One of Miami’s fastest growing neighborhoods, Downtown Miami is a great place to visit to get a feel of the cultural pulse of the city. Located only twenty minutes from THesis Hotel, you’ll find plenty of shopping, restaurants and bars with vibrant city energy, including the new Brickell City Center, making Downtown Miami a must see during your stay.
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden is a sprawling 83 acres of stunning natural scenery. Meant to truly immerse its visitors in nature, you will see and experience firsthand the wide variety of indigenous plants of South Florida. Take in the gorgeous landscaping with a leisurely stroll or participate in the many different activities and events designed for the whole family.
Vizcaya Museum & Gardens
A Historical Escape
A natural escape in Miami with an extensive history, Vizcaya Museum and Gardens is the perfect place to experience beautiful scenery and learn about the city’s past. Inspired by Mediterranean architecture, the style and design of the main house is breathtaking and leads visitors to a seemingly endless ten acres of specialty gardens. A trip to Vizcaya is a great break from the bustling city life, located only twenty minutes from THesis Hotel. During August and September months, THesis Hotel Guests can enjoy a $4 discount by presenting their hotel room keycard.
The Shops at Merrick Park
Luxurious Shopping Center
Want to shop like the locals? Visit The Shops at Merrick Park, located less than 10 minutes from THesis Hotel. This outdoor mall in Coral Gables is filled with luxury shops including Gucci, Lacoste, Neiman Marcus, and Tiffany & Co, cafes and fine-dining restaurants, and plenty of activities for all ages.
The Bass Museum
Historic art deco space featuring diverse art, artifacts and sculpture garden
The Bass Museum, Miami Beach’s contemporary art museum, creates connections between international contemporary art and the museum’s diverse audiences. The Bass shares the power of contemporary art through experiences that excite, challenge and educate. For THesis Hotel Guests, The Bass will honor a 15% discount on regular price admission to the museum upon presentation of the hotel key card. Blackout dates do apply.