Where is Coral Gables?
Maybe you're the sort of traveler who likes planning every little detail of your trip. Or perhaps you prefer to hop in your rental car and take things as they come. Whatever your style, there are some key facts about Coral Gables you should know.
The neighborhood of Coral Gables sits about 7 miles southwest of the happening center of Miami.
While there are lots of wonderful people in Coral Gables, don't forget to make full use of your rental car and introduce yourself to some of the locals who reside in the surrounding areas. Roughly 399,500 people call Miami home.
What are the major attractions in Coral Gables?
If your trip to Coral Gables is all booked but your travel itinerary is a little on the empty side, we can give you a helping hand.
Leave that rental car in the hotel parking lot and start using those legs. Not far from this neighborhood's center, Old Cutler Trail is worth a visit. More adventure awaits at Lowe Art Museum and GameTime, which are also nearby.
What are the best road trip destinations near Coral Gables?
Be sure to visit Coconut Grove and South Miami when you're here. Set aside plenty of time to explore — there's plenty to keep you busy. Coconut Grove is approximately 2 miles away, while South Miami is 2 miles.
Where are the best beaches near Coral Gables?
No matter what the weather forecast is, you'll be able to see the beautiful beaches near Coral Gables from behind the wheel of your rental car. As you travel along, keep your eyes peeled for seabirds drifting over these beautiful stretches of coastline:
- Crandon Park (7 miles away).
- Rickenbacker Causeway Beach (7 miles away).
- South Pointe Beach (10 miles away).
Where are the best convention centers near Coral Gables?
If you're traveling to Coral Gables for work-related purposes, you'll probably be visiting some convention centers. With your own set of wheels, you can relax knowing you'll get there on time. Here are some of the biggest and the best:
- Coconut Grove Convention Center (2 miles away).
- Miami Airport Convention Center (6 miles away).
- James L. Knight Center (7 miles away).
What kind of rental car should I get for Coral Gables?
Sure, it's possible to go and explore Coral Gables without a car. But with so much to see, having one is sure to make your trip all the more exciting. If you're excited to venture out into some nature, opt for something with some extra oomph. A full-size car or an SUV could be just what you need. A smaller car, like a mini or a compact, is a top choice for those embarking on shorter trips.
Should I get a luxury rental car in Coral Gables?
You'll be pleased to hear that there's a huge variety of luxury vehicles to rent in Coral Gables. What you go with is largely dependent on how much you're willing to spend as well as what you plan to do. Specialty vehicles are hard to beat if you're all about mod cons and comfort. If you want to indulge yourself, why not book an elite SUV, or perhaps an upmarket mid-sized vehicle? Alternatively, if you just need a set of wheels to get you from A to B as efficiently as possible, we can help you out with an economy vehicle (or something else that won't burn a hole in your pocket).