Miami Beach, United States Travel Guide Last Updated: Dec 2021

Miami Beach, which is about 5 miles east of the City of Miami, is truly one of the world’s great cities to relax during the day and party at night. Nearly left for dead a few decades ago, Miami Beach, and particularly its South Beach district, has been revived into an international nightlife capital with great beaches and plenty to keep visitors busy.

Why Visit Miami Beach

Miami Beach Facts

Population 90,000
Area 5,500,000
Timezone UTC-5
Currency US dollar
Airports Miami International Airport (MIA), Fort Lauderdale International Airport (FLL)

Where to eat and drink in Miami Beach

Budget breakfastHotels along the beach will be expensive, but 1 or 2 blocks in has some affordable places.$6.00 - $10.00
Budget lunchThere isn't much good fast food in South Beach, so you'll usually have to find a cafe.$8.00 - $13.00
Budget dinnerEven some of the Ocean Drive places are worth these prices in the evening.$13.00 - $22.00
Beer (pint)Look for happy hour specials or you'll end up paying a lot for drinks.$6.00 - $9.00
Cocktails (glass)Mixed drinks can really be expensive in the trendy Miami Beach places, and worse in the clubs.$11.00 - $20.00
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When to visit Miami Beach

Temperature and rainfall

Month High F Low F Precip (inches)

Miami Beach Weather advice

Sunrise and sunset

21 Mar7:24am7:33pm
21 Jun6:30am8:15pm
21 Sep7:09am7:18pm
21 Dec7:03am5:35pm

Where to stay in Miami Beach

Miami Beach Hotel Seasons

Miami Beach Hotel Prices

Rating Price(USD)
starstarstarstarstar42.00 - 75.00
starstarstarstarstar90.00 - 120.00
starstarstarstarstar95.00 - 225.00
starstarstarstarstar135.00 - 300.00
starstarstarstarstar275.00 - 540.00
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Miami Beach Hostel Prices

Type Price(USD)
Hostel Bed21.00 - 35.00

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