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CORAL GABLES NEIGHBORHOOD GUIDE

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LIVING IN CORAL GABLES

Coral Gables, known as “The City Beautiful,” is a picturesque neighborhood in Miami that blends Mediterranean Revival architecture with lush greenery and a serene residential atmosphere. It offers a suburban feel with easy access to urban amenities.

 

RESIDENTIAL LIFE

Coral Gables features tree-lined streets adorned with historic homes, Mediterranean-style villas, and upscale condominiums. It’s a sought-after area for its tranquil ambiance and proximity to Miami’s business districts.

 

KEY ATTRACTIONS

Merrick Park: An upscale shopping destination with luxury boutiques, restaurants, and a cinema. www.shopsatmerrickpark.com

Venetian Pool: A historic freshwater pool created from a coral rock quarry, featuring waterfalls and cave-like grottos. www.coralgablesvenetianpool.com

Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden: A 83-acre garden paradise showcasing rare tropical plants and butterfly exhibits. www.fairchildgarden.org

Coral Gables Museum: Offers exhibitions on local history, art, and architecture, housed in a Mediterranean-style building. www.coralgablesmuseum.org

Biltmore Hotel: A historic landmark featuring stunning architecture, golf courses, and luxury accommodations. It hosts events and offers fine dining options. www.biltmorehotel.com

Miracle Mile: A vibrant shopping and dining district lined with boutiques, galleries, cafes, and restaurants. It’s a central hub for local businesses and cultural activities.

 

EDUCATION

Coral Gables hosts top educational institutions including:

University of Miami: A prestigious private university known for its research and academics. www.miami.edu

Coral Gables Senior High: A highly rated public high school with a strong academic and sports program. www.coralgablesshs.org

St. Theresa Catholic School: A private K-8 school emphasizing academic excellence and spiritual development. www.stscg.org

 

HEALTHCARE

Coral Gables Hospital: Provides a range of medical services including emergency care and specialized treatments. www.coralgableshospital.com

 

TRANSPORTATION

Public Transit: Metrobus routes serve Coral Gables, connecting it to downtown Miami and other areas. www.miamidade.gov

Roads and Driving: Coral Gables is accessible via major roadways like US-1 and the Coral Way corridor, facilitating travel within Miami.

 

DINING and SHOPPING

Culinary Scene: Offers diverse dining options from fine dining restaurants to cozy cafes, specializing in international cuisines and seafood.

Shopping: Coral Gables features boutique shops along Miracle Mile and various shopping centers offering a mix of local and high-end brands.

 

COMMUNITY & SOCIAL LIFE

Events: Annual events include the Carnaval on the Mile arts festival and holiday parades, fostering community engagement and cultural celebration.

Clubs and Groups: Active clubs cater to various interests including art, sports, and community service, enhancing social connections among residents.

 

SAFETY & SECURITY

Crime Rates: Coral Gables maintains a low crime rate, supported by community policing initiatives and neighborhood watch programs, ensuring a safe environment for residents and visitors alike.