Several major airlines provide service to Miami. The two closest airports to the University of Miami are:
- Miami International Airport (MIA) – 8 miles
- Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport (FLL) – 30 miles
*Note: Mileage from airports are calculated based on distance from the hotel/airport to the Robert and Judi Prokop Newman Alumni Center.
Special rates are available during Alumni Weekend and Homecoming at the hotels below. (Note: Rates are subject to change.)
Holiday Inn, University of Miami – 0.5 miles
Address: 1350 South Dixie Highway
Coral Gables, FL 33146
Rate: $139.00 plus 13% tax ($157) includes full American Breakfast for 2 people max.
*Rate is for 15 rooms King/Double and does not include a welcome drink
Code for rate: AHW
Booking Link: Click Here
Phone number: 305-667-5611
Web address: www.hicoralgables.com
The Biltmore Hotel – 3 miles
Address: 1200 Anastasia Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134
Rate: $235.00 plus 13% tax and $22 resort fee
Code for rate: 4403 / ORS Authorization: 21365
Phone number: 1-855-311-6903
Web address: www.biltmorehotel.com
Sonesta Bayfront Hotel, Coconut Grove – 3 miles
Address: 2889 McFarlane Road
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Room Types Oct. 1 – Dec.
Superior Room $154.00 Deluxe Room $184.00 One Bedroom Biscayne Suite $284.00
– Complimentary Wi-Fi access through entire hotel.
– Complimentary access to rooftop Health/Fitness Center
– Unlimited In-Room Local and 1800 calls.
Code for rate: UM
Phone number: Phone Central Reservations 1-800-SONESTA (1800-766-3782)
Staff contact for reservations: Elizabeth Dubon
Email address: DL-CG-Reservations@sonesta.com
Web address: www.sonesta.com/coconutgrove
Hampton Inn, Coconut Grove/Coral Gables – 3.5 miles
Address: 2800 SW 28 Terrace
Miami, Florida 33133
Rate: $109.00 plus 13% tax
Code for rate: PRA
Phone number: 305-448-2800
Web address: www.hamptoninncoconutgrove.com
The Richmond Hotel – 15 miles
Address: 1757 Collins Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33139
Rate: Superior accommodation $225.00 per night, Oceanfront accommodation $315.00 per night. Included in this special package, guests will receive a welcome breakfast, a welcome cocktail and a $10.00 discount off the valet parking service.
Code for rate: UM Alumni
Phone number: 305-538-2331
Email address: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Web Address: www.richmondhotel.com
- Airport Shuttles
- Super Shuttle: 305-871-2000 (Miami International Airport)
- Go Airport Shuttle: 800-244-8252 or 954-651-8888 (Ft. Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport)
- Rental Car Agencies
- Alamo: 888-826-6893
- Avis: 800-338-8211
- Enterprise Rent-A-Car: 800-261-7331
- Dollar Rent A Car: 800-800-4000
Special rental rates are available to alumni at the following agencies. Be sure to
mention the rate code.
- Taxi Cab Companies
- Super Yellow Cab: 305-888-7777
- Westchester Yellow Cab Taxi: 305-444-4444
Parking and Shuttles
On-campus parking passes for all Alumni Weekend and Homecoming participants can be downloaded on our website. These passes are valid only October 30 – November 2, 2014. Passes are NOT valid at parking meters or in spaces marked "Reserved", "Disabled", or "Service". Download our parking map for more information on specific parking areas.
Round–trip shuttle transportation will be available from the following locations to Alumni Weekend and Homecoming events.