While the Winter Haven Hotel is located right in the heart of Miami Beach’s most famous neighborhood, it’s also a destination for the sprawling and diverse city beyond. For some excursion options to enjoy on your next trip to SoBe, here are some of our other favorite neighborhoods in Miami.
Just across the bridge, on the east side of Miami, Wynwood has emerged over the last decade as one of the best arts neighborhoods in the world. Filled with awe-inspiring street art, exceptional galleries, and progressive restaurants, it’s more than worth visiting on your next Miami vacation.
Downtown Miami Is just across Biscayne Bay from the Winter Haven Hotel and South Beach, and it’s home to some of the city’s greatest attractions. Head over to check out cultural touchstones like the Phillip & Patricia Frost Museum of Science, Bayfront Amphitheatre, and the American Airlines Arena.
Miami is the capital for Cuban culture in the United States, and Little Havana is the center of it. Tons of restaurants like Versailles make a delicious cup of Cuban coffee in the morning, and media noches throughout the day. The culturally rich neighborhood is also a nice place to walk through, especially with all of the old men playing dominoes in the park.
The Design District is one of the Miami’s hippest neighborhoods. It’s filled with warehouse gallery spaces and design shops, offering a more discerning scene than the Lincoln Road Mall. Come here to explore premiere brands like Cartier, Burberry, and Christian Louboutin. The neighborhood also has a plethora of upscale restaurants to dine at.
The relaxed atmosphere of The Grove makes it one of Miami’s most sought-after nightlife neighborhoods. Great seafood restaurants, bars, and outdoor lounges are perfect for date nights and family dinners. Late-evening walks along the marina and boardwalk add an air of paradise that will put you truly at ease.