Miami is one of the state’s (and the world’s) most popular vacation spots! The city is diverse with international flair. In April, average temps range from a high of 82 degrees to a low of 67 degrees. Miami international Airport is the nearest airport — less than 10 miles from our conference venue, the Kimpton EPIC Hotel.
There is so much to see and do in Miami! We’ve compiled a list of neighborhoods and hotspots to get your planning started.
Downtown Miami is a busy shopping area with cultural and event venues.
Closest restaurants from the Kimpton EPIC:
Zuma – Modern Japanese cuisine with river views
The Capital Grille – Upscale chophouse
Boulud Sud Miami – Mediterranean fare
Cipiani – Luxe Italian eatery with a jet-set scene
Cantina La Veinte – Mexican fare in a splashy waterfront space
CVI.CHE 105 Downtown – Peruvian cuisine in a chic, modern space
NIU Kitchen – Rustic wine bar for Spanish small plates
Soya e Pomodoro – Innovative Italian food and live jazz
Camila’s Restaurants Miami – All-you-can-eat Brazilian meals
The River Seafood Oyster Bar – Sophisticated New American cuisine
Toro Toro Restaurant – Upscale Pan-Latin steakhouse and lounge
Pollo & Jarras – Lively funky Peruvian restaurant
Ristorante Fratelli Milano – Italian specialist with house-made pasta
Truluck’s – Upscale seafood and steak restaurant
Miami Beach is a trend-setting arts and entertainment magnet with incredible museums, restaurants, nightlife and attractions with walkable streets and beaches. The neighborhood boasts a unique collection of Miami Modern (MiMo) buildings and art deco architecture.
Distance from Kimpton EPIC: 6.2 miles
South Beach is known for its critically acclaimed restaurants, irresistible shopping, extravagant clubs, world-class art scene, universe of entertainment options and of course, the miles of sparkling shoreline.
Distance from Kimpton EPIC: 5.6 miles
Little Havana is the colorful center of Hispanic culture in Miami. The area is filled with Latin-inspired cafes, restaurants, venues and markets that give space and a voice to all the different backgrounds that have taken root in the neighborhood.
Distance from Kimpton EPIC: 3.7 miles
Coral Gables is one of South Florida’s oldest cities with canopied streets, historic houses and stately gates and lush parks. Coral Gables has a hip restaurant and bar scene and some of Miami’s most popular happy hours.
Distance from Kimpton EPIC: 7.3 miles
Coconut Grove is located in the middle of Miami, yet completely separate and quaint with a bohemian flair. The Grove offers a warm, laid-back atmosphere with charming boutiques, family-owned shops, galleries, gourmet restaurants, sidewalk cafes and sailboats anchored at the bay.
Distance from Kimpton EPIC: 5.2 miles
Day trip opportunities
Find more attractions on Miami’s visitors site.