What comes to mind first when you think of Miami? Endless boulevards, white beaches, rows of towering palm trees and suntanned people on inline skates or surfboards?
Florida's second-largest city lies on the Miami River and Biscayne Bay on the Atlantic coast. Hence the name Miami, which derives from the native American word 'Mayaimi', or 'big water'. The element of water simply belongs to Miami. You're sure to have heard of the famous Ocean Drive; to the one side the ocean, to the other stunning Art Deco hotels and architecture like pearls on a string. This palm-flanked boulevard with its beautifully preserved buildings from the 1920s and 30s is one of he city`s most famous sights. You will find an abundance of hotels, swanky restaurants and trendy discotheques on Ocean Drive – it's a must-visit on your itinerary.
Downtown Miami or Miami Beach?
Skyscrapers or ocean views? Both offer excellently located hotels for your event. Miami International Airport is one of the world's largest and an important air traffic hub. Many airlines fly to the metropolis from destinations all over the globe, so accessibility couldn't be better. Taxis or public transport will bring you quickly and conveniently to your conference hotel or event.
Elegant villas in Coral Gables, the famous Wachovia Financial Center skyscraper, the Art Deco district on Ocean Drive or the Port of Miami cruise ship hub – the metropolis is packed with popular sights, museums and parks. First there's work to do, important conferences and interesting seminars to attend – then it's time to stroll, shop and explore the city at your leisure.
From comfortable mid-range hotels to 5-star luxury establishments – the city has something to suit all tastes. A conference close to the beach? That's possible in the metropolis. And if you are looking for suitable meeting facilities near the airport, we have the right venue for you.