Things to do in Miami
Welcome to Aloft Miami-Brickell. We are just mere seconds away from some of the most exciting things to do in Miami. Enjoy a night out with some of Miami's greatest athletes- cheer on the Dolphins, the Heat, or the Marlins! Bring the kids along, too. There's plenty to do for everyone in Downtown Miami.
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- American Airlines Arena
- Bal Harbour Shops
- Homestead Miami Speedway
- Lincoln Road Mall
- Little Havana
- Miami Art Museum
- Miami Marlins Ballpark
- Miami Seaquarium
- Ocean Beach Drive
- Sun Life Stadium
How To Get Here
View our list of things to do in Miami below:
The Shops at Midtown Miami: 3.3 miles / 5.3 km
Miami Design District: 4.8 miles / 7.7 km
Dadeland Mall: 9.3 miles / 14.9 km
Bal Harbour Shops: 13.7 miles / 22 km
Dolphin Mall: 13.7 miles / 22 km
Sawgrass Mills: 32.8 miles / 52.7 km
Mary Brickell Village 0.2 miles / 0.3 km
Just steps away from our hotel. Find a variety of fine dining, unique boutiques, Publix Supermarket, a lively nightlife, and much more.
Bayside Marketplace 1.6 miles / 2.5 km
Outdoor shopping mall with a wide variety of stores, bars, and restaurants.
Midtown Miami 3.3 miles/ 5.3 km
This emerging area of Miami includes The Shops at Midtown, The Wynwood Art District, and many restaurants and nightlife activities.
Coconut Grove 3.6 miles / 5.7 km
Get away from the hustle and bustle of the city in the waterfront community of Coconut Grove. Located between Biscayne Bay and Highway U.S. 1, visitors can find upscale shops and outdoor dining here.
Miami Art Museum 1.1 km/0.7 miles / 1.1 km
Located downtown on Flagler Street, the Miami Art Museum features art of the western hemisphere from the 1940's to today. There are a variety of permanent collections as well as featured temporary exhibits.
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens 1.8 miles/ 2.8 km
One of the most wonderful museums to be seen in the United States, containing a very important collection of artworks and historic artifacts.
Pérez Art Museum Miami 2.3 miles / 3.7 km
The newest Art Museum in Miami featuring modern and contemporary international artwork & educational programs.
Jungle Island 3.7 miles / 5.9 km
Bring the whole family to one of Miami’s legendary entertainment destinations. Jungle Island, a tropical theme park, showcases animals from all over the world. Visitors can walk along outdoor covered trails and view special animal exhibits and tours along the way.
Little Havana 3.5 miles / 5.6 km
Little Havana offers a taste of multicultural Miami at its best. Explore Calle Ocho, colorful murals, art galleries, Cuban restaurants, and cigar shops.
Miami Design District 4.8 miles / 7.7 km
A high-end shopping mecca and home to over 130 art galleries, showrooms, creative services, stores, antique dealers, eateries, and bars.
Miami Beach 6 miles/ 9.6 km
The most worldwide known beach, with some of the most renamed streets like Ocean Drive, Collins Avenue, and Lincoln Road. Here, you can find some of the most famous restaurants, bars, nightclubs and white sandy beaches. Begin your day doing water sports or just tanning at the beach, and finish with the best and most exciting nightlife.
- Lincoln Road: Stroll this pedestrian-only street in the heart of South Beach. Lincoln Road is lined with unique shops, outdoor cafes, art galleries, lively restaurants, bars and more.
- Ocean Drive: Stroll the famous Ocean Drive along the water and take in all the sights and sounds of the area. Be sure to take note of the Art Deco buildings lining the street, Versace’s mansion, restaurants, shops, and nightclubs.
- South Beach Art Deco District: Stroll the streets of South Beach’s Art Deco District and view unique architecture from the 1920's and 1930's. This retro style attracts visitors from all over the world.
Key Biscayne 7 miles / 11.2 km
Key Biscayne has some of the most brilliant, white sandy beaches and offers a wide variety of outdoor recreational activities, including bicycling, tennis, golf, fishing, kiteboarding, windsurfing, boating and sailing. To get to Key Biscayne by car you’ll pass the Miami Seaquarium, open year-round, where guests can see and learn about dolphins, sea turtles, killer whales, seals, sea lions, and more.
Port of Miami 1.6 miles / 2.5 km
Also known as the "Cruise Capital of the World, Port of Miami is the world's leading cruise port located only minutes from our hotel. Popular cruise ships such as Royal Caribbean and Carnival call this port home.
Sun Life Stadium 14.6 miles / 23.4 km
Go Dolphins! The Sun Life Stadium is home to the Miami Dolphins. This multi-purpose stadium can hold up to 75,000 people.
American Airlines Arena 1.6 miles / 2.5 km
Home to the Miami Heat, this arena hosts a variety of concerts and events throughout the year. Catch a game and enjoy an entertaining night out.
Miami Marlins Ballpark 2.3 miles / 3.7 km
Take me out to the ball game! This ballpark is home to the Miami Marlins. Cheer on the team, and grab a beer and hot dog!
Homestead Miami Speedway 31.2 miles / 50.2 km
This speedway is South Florida’s home for NASCAR. Attend each of NASCAR’s premier series here such as the Winston, Busch, and Craftsman Truck Series. Fans can also catch the Indy Racing League here at the speedway as well.