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What Are The Most Popular Amenities in South Florida, FL?

South Florida, FL Rental Amenities

Above shows the popular amenities in South Florida and the number of the rental properties associated with each amenity. In South Florida, 43 rentals offer No Smoking, 41 rentals offer Air Conditioning, 39 rentals offer Bed linens provided. So, if you need No Smoking during your vacation, use the No Smoking filter to compare these properties. Two amenities that are not typical are Fireplace, Hot Tub.

Which Price Range Is Considered As A Good Deal in South Florida, FL Area?

Vacation House & Mobile Home Rental Price Information in South Florida, FL

The graph shows the percentages of vacation homes in each price bucket. South Florida has the largest percentage (37.21%) of homes in $50 - $100 price range.
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How Many Accommodations Are Pets Allowed in South Florida, FL?
Pets Allowed vs Not Allowed in South Florida, FL
20.45% of vacation homes in South Florida are pet friendly. Make sure you select the pet friendly home filter when you are going to bring your pet(s) for the upcoming vacation.
Best Tourist Attractions in South Florida, FL?
Tourist Attractions In South Florida, FL

The most common & popular places (a.k.a points of interests) here in South Florida are:

What are the must-visit places in South Florida, FL?
Must See Attractions

Key West

This famous resort place is located in the southeast end of Miami Island. Because of its beautiful sunset landscape, it is known as "hometown of sunset". Key West is across the sea from Cuba, with a strong Latin flavor and charming souvenir shops all over the street. Hemingway, a famous American writer, once lived in Key West for many years.

South Beach 

It is one of the top 10 beaches in the world named by many travel magazines. However, the beach is famous not only because of its beautiful sea view but the bars, nightclubs, restaurants, hotels, parties, and other cultural elements.

Everglades National Park

Everglades National Park, located in Florida, is a large-scale subtropical swamp wetland park in the United States and the third-largest national park in the United States. There are many wild animals such as birds and crocodiles in the park. Tourists can pick self-driving, sightseeing bus or sightseeing boats to visit.

What are the activities in South Florida, FL that are family friendly?
Family Friendly Activities

Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park

The Florida Cape Lighthouse in Florida State Park is the oldest upright building in Miami Dade County. Built-in 1825, the lighthouse stands on the Atlantic coast and was once the secret rendezvous of runaway slaves on a boat to the British Bahamas. Later, it was designated as the site of the National Underground Railway leading to the freedom network.

Monkey Jungle 

Visit the 12-hectare Monkey Jungle wildlife park to watch more than 300 primates run freely in the reserve. You can go to the wild monkey swimming pool to watch monkeys diving into the water for food, to play with orangutans when they interact with animal trainers, to see gorillas fed by administrators, and to see pine monkeys, black-capped capuchins, and howler monkeys if you choose to walk through the Amazon rainforest.

What are the travel peak seasons in South Florida, FL?
Peak Seasons

South Florida belongs to a subtropical humid climate with a warm and humid climate. The average temperature in January is 9.6 ° C, the average temperature in July is 24 ~ 27 ° C, and the annual average precipitation is 1500 mm. December to April is the best time to travel and the best season to visit the Everglades National Park.

Where are the hidden gems or unique spots to visit in South Florida, FL?
Hidden Gems

Wynwood Walls

Address: 2520 NW 2nd Ave, Miami, FL 33127-4306

Winwood's disposable warehouse area is now the creative center of Miami, with more than 80,000 square feet of street art walls. More than 50 artists from 16 different countries have left their mark on the vibrant walls nearby, making Wynwood comparable to some of the best street art cities in the world (e.g. Berlin and Vienna).

Little Havana Block

Address: South 1st Street, Miami, fl33135

Little Havana has a strong Cuban style, and tourists will even wonder whether they are still in the United States when visiting there. The buildings and streets of Little Havana are all Cuban elements. This is a good place to buy Cuban cigars. You can even feel the smell of Cuban cigars in the air. From time to time, you can hear the music of salsa.

What are the nightlife spots in South Florida, FL?
Nightlife Spots

Lagniappe

Address: 3425 NE 2nd ave, Miami FL 33137

This bar can watch the ball game, the atmosphere is good, especially on Saturday, drink beer, eat hamburgers, watch the ball game, live the life of local people.

The River Oyster Bar

Address: 650 s Miami Ave, Miami, FL 33130

The river oyster bar is a local seafood restaurant with bar characteristics in Miami. Here you can eat all kinds of Miami's specialty seafood, and the main oyster in the restaurant must not be missed.

How to plan 1 or 2 or 3-day trip itineraries in South Florida, FL?
Trip Planning

Day 1: Vizcaya Museum and garden - American Airlines Center - Miami world Erotic Art Museum - South Beach

(1) Vizcaya Museum and Garden: located in the heart of Miami, it has become one of the most popular tourist attractions in Miami with its peaceful cultural atmosphere and breathtaking natural scenery.

(2) American Airlines Center: located in the center of Miami, surrounded by high-rise buildings and bay, this sports and entertainment complex has become a unique scenic spot in Miami.

(3) Miami world Erotic Art Museum: the largest collection of erotic art in the United States, including sculpture and art.

(4) South Beach: Miami's most famous leisure and entertainment resort, with hundreds of bars, restaurants, boutiques, and hotels.

Day 2: Biscayne National Park

Gem-like blue ocean, emerald green islands, and Pearl like coral reefs.

Day 3: Little Havana - Biscayne Bay Cruise - Bayside Marketplace - Aventura Shopping Center

(1) Little Havana: a block of Miami in the United States, inhabited by immigrants from Cuba, Central, and South America, named after Cuba's capital and the largest city, "Havana.". Famous festival parades are the eighth street carnival, cultural Friday, the king of the Three Kingdoms parade, and so on.

(2) Biscayne Bay Sightseeing Cruise: it is the most comfortable way to visit Biscayne Bay. In a long time of about 90 minutes, you can enjoy the beautiful scenery of Miami by sitting on a comfortable cruise.

(3) Bayside Marketplace: holiday market in downtown Miami, Florida. It is located at the southern end of Bay Park, north of the American air stadium. An open-air shopping center on Biscayne Blvd is close to the AA arena and port of Miami. There are not many shopping malls, but many restaurants. Among them is the famous Forrest Gump shrimp restaurant.

(4) Aventura Mall: one of the largest comprehensive shopping centers in South Florida, the fifth-largest upscale shopping center in the United States, about 15 miles from Miami International Airport. It's not only a shopping mall but also a popular tourist attraction in Florida.

Where to visit in order to explore art and culture in South Florida, FL?
Art & Culture Places

Vizcaya Museum and Gardens

The Vizcaya Museum and garden is the private manner of industrial giant James Deering. The whole building is in the Italian Renaissance style and is built near the sea. There are 70 rooms of different styles on three floors. It displays the exquisite works of art collected by the owner from the 15th century to the 19th century. The 10-acre outdoor garden is elegant and serene, the plants are well-groomed, and European fountains and sculptures adorn it. It is also a good place to enjoy the invincible sea view of Biscayne Bay.

Design District

Located in the north of midtown, the Miami Design area has more than 130 galleries, exhibition halls, creative companies, shops, antique shops, and food bars. On the second Saturday of each month, a grand local art and design evening is held here from 7 to 10 pm.

How to get around in South Florida, FL?
Transportations

Airports: there are three airports in Miami, of which Miami International Airport is the main airport. Kendall Tamiami Executive Airport and Opa Locka airport mainly serves private small aircraft.

Train: the U.S. national rail covers hundreds of cities in each state, and is an important means of public transportation between States and within states. However, it should be noted that due to the large demand, it is recommended for visitors to check the bus time online in advance to better arrange their travel. 

Public transportation: the main public transportation in Miami. In addition to the public transportation covering a large area of suburban areas, other means of transportation mainly serve the downtown and surrounding areas of Miami. Some of the scenic spots in the Everglades National Park need to be self-driving or take the minibus provided by the surrounding accommodation.

What does the calendar look like for local events & festivals in South Florida, FL?
Local Events & Festivals

Carnaval Miami: February 25 - March 13

"Miami Carnival" is the largest Latin cultural celebration in the United States. Every year, during the two weeks between February and March, Little Havana, Miami's famous Latin American immigrant gathering place, will hold various celebrations, including beauty contests, race walking, art, and jazz performances, cooking contests, dominoes and golf league matches. The grand party at the Kiwanis Club in Little Havana will bring together revelers of different colors from all over the world. Local residents and tourists will enjoy the rich global cuisine with wonderful Latin music and jazz. On March 13, the last day of the "Miami Carnival", the world's largest street party will be staged on Calle Ocho in Little Havana, creating the climax of the carnival.

Miami Downtown Riverside Event: November

This is the annual Miami event, where you can enjoy a delicious meal, wonderful live performances, and rich and interesting interactive programs. Most of all, it's all free. Way of arrival: take the metro over and get off at Bayfront Park station.

Vacation Destinations Near South Florida, FL

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