Travel Information

Discounted hotel rates will be available Summer 2017. In addition to the information on discounts listed on this page, for more travel information and deals please visit the Travel Management page.

Airports

• 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.

Ground Transportation

Airport Shuttles

• Super Shuttle: 305-871-2000 (Miami International Airport)
• Go Airport Shuttle: 800-244-8252 or 954-561-8888 (Ft. Lauderale-Hollywood International Airport)

Rental Car

Special rental rates are available to alumni at the following agencies.

• Alamo: 888-826-6893
• Avis: 800-338-8211
• Enterprise Rent-A-Car: 800-261-7331
• Dollar Rent A Car: 800-800-4000

Taxi Cab

Special rental rates are available to alumni at the following agencies.

• Super Yellow Cab: 305-888-7777
• Westchester Yellow Cab Taxi: 305-444-4444

Parking

On-campus parking passes are available for all Alumni Weekend and Homecoming participants. Passes are valid only November 2-4, 2017. Passes are NOT valid at parking meters or in spaces marked "Reserved," "Disabled," or "Service." 

Event Shuttles

Round-trip shuttle transportation will be available from the following locations to Alumni Weekend and Homecoming events.

• On Saturday, November 4, 2017, there will be shuttle service from the University of Miami at the Newman Alumni Center to Hard Rock Stadium. Cost - TBA

Hotels

Special rates are available during Alumni Weekend and Homecoming at select hotels. List of hotels will be posted by June 1, 2016. Note: Rates are subject to change. *Note: Mileage from airports are calculated based on distance from the hotel/ airport to the Robert and Judi Prokop Newman Alumni Center.

Hampton Inn Coconut Grove / Coral Gables (3.5 Miles)
2800 SW 28 Terrace
Miami, Florida 33133
305-448-2800
Rate: $119.00 plus tax
Code for rate: PRA
Reserve a room
Rates include a complimentary breakfast buffet and wireless internet access. Standard parking rates are $12.00 per day. Complimentary parking available based on availability.

Holiday Inn (0.2 Miles)
1350 South Dixie Highway
Coral Gables, FL 33146
305-667-5611
Rate: $145 plus tax
Rate Code: UA5

Courtyard Coral Gables (2.7 Miles)
2051 Le Jeune Road
Coral Gables, FL 33134
305-445-1926
Rate: $154 plus tax
Rate code: UMZZ & QHQJ
Contact: 1-888-862-7462 or lorna.valdes@marriott.com
Rate includes complimentary shuttle to and from Miami International Airport

Biltmore Hotel (3 Miles)
1200 Anastasia Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134
305-445-1926
Rates: $259 plus tax
Code for rate: 5789 / ORS
Authorization: 79800
Rates subject to availability

Sonesta Coconut Grove Miami (3 Miles)
2889 McFarlane Road
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
305-529-2828
Rates: Standard Room $164.00 plus tax
Deluxe Room $184.00 plus tax
One Bedroom Suite $274.00 plus tax
Phone Central Reservations 1-800-SONESTA (1-800-766-3782) or USA Direct 1-617-315-9100
Reserve a room

The Westin Colonnade Coral Gables (3.6 Miles)
180 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134
305-445-1926
Rate: $199 plus tax
Code: Mention UM Alumni Weekend or UM Homecoming 2016
Contact: 305-441-2600
Special rate includes complimentary Wi-Fi

Hotel Urbano (5 miles)
2500 Brickell Avenue
Miami FL 33129
Rate: $169 Tax
Rate code: UMHOME
Contact: 877-765-0926
Reserve a room
Rate includes breakfast

Hilton Garden Inn Miami South Beach (16 miles)
2940 Collins Ave
Miami Beach, FL 33140
Contact: 305-642-7656
Rate: $175 + tax
Room Types: 1 King Bed or 2 Queen Beds
Reserve a room

The Richmond Hotel (15 Miles)
Owned by Patti, B.B.A. '57, and UM Trustee Allan, B.B.A. '55, M.B.A. '58, Herbert
1757 Collins Avenue
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
305-538-2331
Rate: $225 Superior, $315 Oceanfront
Code: UM Alumni
Call to reserve a room