When you’re in South Beach, you certainly plan to spend time outdoors, right? Of course, many people head to the beach, or wander the streets to explore and experience the area. However, South Beach is also home to some great parks for people to spend time and explore to enjoy the great outdoors and warm weather of the Sunshine State.
South Pointe Park
1 Washington Ave., Miami Beach | Hours: Monday to Sunday, sunrise to 10 p.m.
This park has walking path, a food stand, restrooms, water fountains, a scenic observation deck, a bark park (a social setting for dogs), tot lot and an interactive water feature. This park offers 360 degrees of ocean views, and it is home to several art sculptures.
400 17th St., Miami Beach
SoundScape Park is right next to the world-class attraction New World Symphony. The park features an audio-visual program, which provide a space for people to watch and hear concerts and watch movies in an outdoor movie theater. There are several pathways and white concrete walls that were built for seating. The park is 2.5 acres. This park also has a lot of unique architectural designs throughout, like hand-painted aluminum structures.
Marjory Stoneman Douglas Ocean Beach Park
2nd Street and Ocean Dr., Miami Beach
This park has beach access, playgrounds designed for children ages 2 to 12, a water fountain, a shaded structure, restrooms, and lots of green space.
Washington Park & Community Garden
201 2nd St., Miami Beach | Hours: Monday to Sunday, sunrise to sunset.
This park features two, double-gated dog runs, drinking fountains, benches, play areas, and doggie water spickets. So, this is a great place to bring your dog!
Explore South Beach
South Beach is certainly meant to be experienced outside! These beautiful parks are great places to sit and read a book, get a tan, take a nap, have a picnic, get some exercise, meet up with friends, ride a bike, or look at the ocean. Want to stay nearby these pretty parks? Book your stay at the Cavalier Hotel located on Ocean Drive, which is within walking distance to these parks. To book a room, call 305-673-1199 or click here.