Welcome to Coral Gables
Idyllic community with beautiful Mediterranean-inspired architecture.
Located in Miami-Dade County, Coral Gables is an affluent neighborhood that oozes historical charm. It’s a great place to settle down, thanks to its close proximity to downtown Miami, world-class beaches, and trendy restaurants and shops. You’ll find a large population of families living in this tropical oasis, which provides access to the water, several parks for outdoor activities, and a top-notch school district.
As one of Miami’s first planned communities, Coral Gables was created to give its residents a slice of serenity amidst the bustling cosmopolitan of Miami. As you look for a home in this historic neighborhood, you’ll be transported back in time by the Mediterranean Revival mansions dotting the waterfront and the Spanish Revival homes further inland. Coral Gables has all you could ever want and more, from seaside living to hip new restaurants.
What to Love
- Proximity to the city of Miami
- Walkable and safe neighborhood
- Family-oriented with an excellent educational system
Coral Gables offers an urban/suburban environment where you’ll find most people out and about shopping, dining, or looking for some fun. It’s a great place for young professionals to live since there’s also something to do, and because it’s just a couple of minutes from the heart of downtown Miami, it’s ideal for daily commutes. Coral Gables also welcomes families who want to build a community, ensure their kids will have the best possible educational opportunities, and live an active lifestyle close to the water and numerous parks.
Dining, Shopping, and Entertainment
Get the best tacos in the state at Caja Caliente
, a cozy little joint where you can stop by for an afternoon, evening, or late-night bite. In the mood for brunch? MKT Kitchen
specializes in giving the customers what they want: an amazing meal! The Croissant French Toast is a must, and if you love seafood, you have to try the smoked salmon benedict. Bachour
is a can’t-miss if you love modern elegance, delicious food, and exceptional service. If you love rich traditional Italian cuisine, Luca Osteria
will become your new favorite place to eat. A couple of other notable spots include Graziano's Restaurant
and Bulla Gastrobar
If you’re looking to take the cooking on yourself, Graziano's Market
has everything you need and more to make restaurant-quality Argentinian cuisine. The shops at Merrick Park Mall
entice visitors from all over the area with upscale designer brands and trendy eateries. You’ll also be able to watch the world’s biggest movies at their cinema, whether it’s a matinee or late-night show.
Things to Do
Coral Gables is home to the popular Venetian Pool
, created in the early 1920s and complete with palms, vibrant blue water, picturesque grottos, and breathtaking waterfalls. The pool is filled entirely with spring water that’s drained and refilled daily, making it one of Coral Gables’ biggest tourist attractions. Other attractions include the Gifford Arboretum
and Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
, each of which brims with beautiful flowers and bright greenery. Each garden has a guided tour for you to learn and explore, and the Fairchild Gardens has a butterfly exhibit that’s perfect for kids.
, one of Coral Gables’ busiest streets, is where the community comes to shop, dine and play. Spend the afternoon window shopping with friends, and end the day at the live theater for a real treat. Make sure you head over to this bustling strip on Halloween for spooky stories, costume contests, and arts and crafts. The Giralda Under the Stars
takes place on Miracle Mile and offers up local food and live music.
Coral Gables is home to several excellent schools. Top educational opportunities include: