10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In South Miami, Florida - Updated 2022


A city with a buzzing nightlife even during daytime, South Miami is quirky, ritzy, and a sparkle of amazing experiences, all clubbed into one. While here, as likely are you to go around bar-hopping, biking through the town’s fabulous vibe would also be well a fun experience to indulge in. South Miami attracts the rich, famous, solos, family vacationers, party animals as well as beach bummers alike. While the glittering beachside is where you’re likely to spend your time (aside from the many bars), strolling through and admiring the town’s historic Art Deco architecture will also be well worth your time. So, get your planning started already and scroll over to look at some of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in South Miami, Florida, that you can book for yourselves.

1. Pet-friendly studio at a great location (from USD 76)

This South Miami studio cottage is the ideal abode for up to three guests and enjoys a brilliant location, with the University of Miami and several attractions of the downtown a walking distance away. It is housed in the backyard of the host’s estate, but complete privacy is guaranteed to guests. It is equipped with all amenities including laundry unit and a full kitchen for you to make use of, along with an outdoor grill and patio seating to enjoy fun cook-outs. The host’s pet stays on site, so guests are requested to ensure the backyard is closed at all times. You, too, can bring along your pet babies.

South Miami Cottage
South Miami, Florida, United States
61 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 3 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the space is very comfortable for a couple with all amenities you need
a small but complete kitchen made making meals easy
a wonderful cozy private cottage close to university of miami and lots of loval destinations
we felt very comfortable there was everything you needed
she was such a thoughtful host and very quick with communicating
she is a thoughtful host and responds quickly to any communications
maddy is the perfect host nearby and available if you need her but never intrusive
maddy is incredibly responsive and an amazing host
great location and quiet street
excellent location that is walkable to sunset place mall great restaurants and groceries
it’s walking distance to a ton of great restaurants and things to do
location wise it's about a 30 minute commute to/from downtown miami depending on traffic of course
location location location charming cottage so convenient to everywhere we needed to go you won’t find a kinder host
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2. Private room for Larkin's Hospital staff (from USD 40)

This Airbnb vacation rental is reserved for medical students, interns, and doctors that are part of the Larkin’s Hospital, which is just a short walk away. It can be booked out by a single guest for a prolonged period of time. It enjoys great connectivity via metro and there are plenty of stores, restaurants, and entertainment centres nearby. The room is equipped with most essentials and Antonio (the host) is known to go out of his way to ensure his guests spend an entirely comfortable time here. Do note that this property is not open for tourist bookings.

UM RM 1 Small room, medical intern, Walk to Larkin
South Miami, Florida, United States
5 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in home 1 Bed 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
he’s also very friendly and makes you feel like you’re at your own home
amazing places to shop and eat
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3. Centrally located apartment with several facilities (from USD 149)

Housed in an apartment complex, this two-bedroom apartment boasts the best of amenities, a brilliant location, and tons of comfort for guests. While here, guests not only get to make use of the apartment’s facilities, but you can also take advantage of the complex’s shared facilities including outdoor open area, media room, recreation room, fitness centre, club house, etc.. All the attractions of Sunset Place are a walking distance away, and so is the Metro Rail University Station.

? Dharma | South Miami | Perfect 2B + Free Parking ?
South Miami, Florida, United States
334 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
pool on premises was perfect for my children
microwave oven bath faucet and ceiling fan were all inoperative during our stay
the pool is beautiful and gym full equipment
the front desk has delicious breakfast items and a espresso coffee hot tea option
great space gym and pool
the whole condo was impressively clean and tidy
the unit was very clean and comfortable
very nice area super clean and great communication
the place was sparkly clean when i arrived
this rental is super clean and modern
the host was the best quick response and always accommodating i give him five stars
great apartment and great host
the instructions he provided are easy to follow and very responsive to our questions
i was impressed how attentive you are to make sure we satisfied
best host i met on airbnb so far
great location to visit the university
great location we found plenty of shopping centers
great place in great location
great location by u of m
location was perfect a short drive to the grocery store mall and major miami attractions
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4. Cottage by the lake for couples (from USD 129)

Nestled along the banks of a lake near University of Miami, this one-bedroom guest house is an ideal accommodation for couples. It has been done up in a mini resort-style fashion, wherein the backyard (with seating) opens into the lake and you can do fishing there. There’s a small on-site Tiki Hut with a hammock. The house has been recently remodelled, so it is kitted out with top-of-the-line amenities and facilities, such as air purifier, outdoor barbecue area, full kitchen, etc., to ensure guests don’t find anything missing. The host’s house is also on site, in a separate section of the estate, so regular and proper upkeep is guaranteed.

Sweet Dreams Lakeside Cottage near U of M Gables
South Miami, Florida, United States
221 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the air conditioner wifi and tv all worked great
the cottage is super comfortable for a couple with all the amenities you would need and much more
the kitchen was thoughtfully stocked with coffee tea and snacks
a complete small apartment in a beautiful environment
the cottage is exceptionally comfortable and well appointed
very clean and comfortable
clean beautiful with lots of personal touches
very clean and kitchen nicely stocked
quiet clean and and stylish interior
their place is clean and modern
thank you barbara for your kind hospitality
thank you for being a good host
barbara and ron were wonderful hosts
barbara and ron were amazing hosts
they are kind hospitality and conscientious
great location especially for visiting university of miami
great location close to all
very convenient location and beautiful neighborhood
a beautiful location too
a perfect location to explore the miami area
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5. Ideal suite rental for twos (from USD 111)

Although compact in its size, this one-bedroom suite is a bundle of amenities and features that are perfect for two people. It enjoys complete privacy and even allows access to an attached private patio area. The living area is equipped with entertainment options and the kitchenette is equipped with essentials like basic utensils, refrigerator, coffee machine, hot plate, microwave, etc.. As for the location, Dadeland Mall, University of Miami, and Sunset Mall are all less than 2.5 km (1.5 miles) away, while the beach is half an hour away.

Studio in South Miami Near UM & Hospital
South Miami, Florida, United States
130 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
equipped with wifi and smart tv
we also loved all the amenities like coffee maker and digital tv
apartment had great amenities and was sparkling clean
) it worked well for me - clean quiet with wifi (the patio was quite nice)
she provided a lot of amenities that made our stay comfortable and easy
studio was clean and cozy
quiet clean organized and comfortable place
jacque's place was spotlessly clean and well equipped
small comfy clean place great for a quiet get away
they have put together a very nice clean and zenful studio apartment
hosts were very kind and made sure they were available if we needed anything
the hosts were very nice and welcoming as well
juliana is a great host
host jacqueline was excellent
host was very nice and responsive will book again
super close to dadeland mall
location was great and close to everything
the location was great
everything close at hand; many places walkable
great spot great location
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6. Comfortable home with standard amenities (from USD 77)

Another brilliant option for twos, this Airbnb vacation rental offers kitchenette essentials like mini refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, and electric kettle, along with laundry unit, an attached sprawling garden, and a wholly comfortable living space. The host is also open to providing morning coffee or tea, so let her know if you’d like to have some. Previous guests have touted Frida (the host) is extremely accommodating and helpful, so get in touch with her up with any assistance that you may need during your stay and she’ll be more than happy to help.

Private ,Bedroom , Bath & Private entrance .
South Miami, Florida, United States
271 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was spacious and the litttle "kitchenette" was perfect and came stocked with waters and coffee/tea
the space is extremely well organised and the bed super comfortable
the bed was super comfortable
very clean and stylish
the apartment was very clean and cozy
her place was clean and very comfortable
extremely clean frida was so nice and responsive
her place was clean private and comfortable
she is an attentive host and makes sure you feel at home
wonderful host and wonderful space
frida is a great host
frida was a great host
friday is a wonderful host
great location in a beautiful neighborhood
it was close to the airport good price and private
i personally love the location because it’s only a short drive to many different areas of miami
good price fairly rated good location
great location the best airbnb in the zone for the price
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7. Cosy home for two (from USD 81)

Furnished with all the comforts of a hotel room, this studio suite is a great option if you’re travelling in twosomes. It is about 3.2 km (2 mi) away from the University of Miami campus and about five minutes’ walking distance from both, Dadeland Mall and Larkin’s Hospital. The cosy space of this rental includes a well-appointed bedroom, spacious living room (equipped with entertainment options), a work desk, kitchenette, and a backyard that opens out to views of a canal. It is housed in a separate section of the host’s estate, but enjoys complete privacy and a separate entrance.

South Miami Tropical Cottage/near UM/ Coral Gables
South Miami, Florida, United States
252 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cozy cottage and nice neighborhood
we appreciated there was a pool on the premises
with a bed upgrade this place would amazing
the room was amazing and her style to the room gave me inspiration for my own house
her pool is beautiful and watching the wildlife in the backyard was one of our favorite moments
very clean and cozy
very clean and good on communication and help
nice quite clean private space
carolinas place was clean and very welcoming
clean homy and quiet place
carolina was a great host
carolina is a very nice host
carolina was a great host
carolina was a very generous host
carolina is a very thoughtful host
everything was perfect cute & cozy suite that’s close to the metro & the mall
in a quiet and safe location and also near downtown miami
very easy check in great location and accommodating
location was perfect close enough to the action but not in it
great option & location for quick business trips
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8. Pet-friendly house for four (from USD 85)

This studio guest is a great option for up to four guests, who want to explore South Miami to the fullest. It is within walking distance of Dadeland and Sunset Place malls as well as several community parks and stores. There’s also a metro station, about 20 minutes’ walk away, so you can easily explore farther areas, as well. As for the rental’s features, it enjoys complete privacy and is equipped with standard amenities. Do note that only kitchenette essentials, such as microwave, coffee maker, and small refrigerator will be available for your use. This place also welcomes up to two pets (less than 10kg/20lbs each) per reservation, at an extra cleaning fee of 20 USD.

Independent studio with door to the outside
South Miami, Florida, United States
97 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
basic amenities were provided such as shampoo hand soap towels cleaning equipment iron coffee etc
the place is a fairly large room with a super king size bed
strongly recommend clean and beautiful room
the place was very clean and cozy
the studio was sparkling clean and quiet
the apartment was what expected : a clean and comfortable place to stay the night
the house was very comfortable and clean
carlos was a great host
host was very polite and responsive
he was very helpful reply to all my concerns
carlos was a wonderful host during my stay
carlos was a great host
located in a nice residential neighbourhood
the location is also ideal roughly 10-12 mins
beautiful house in a quiet residential location
the location is fantastic too- safe and quiet but convenient to everything
perfect centralized location to anything you could want to do
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9. Sophisticated home close to attractions

Easy distance from several attractions (I-195, Turnpike, I-826, Miami-Dade metro station, University of Miami campus, etc.) is this one-bedroom guest house that can accommodate up to three guests. It is an excellently furnished space, with all amenities provisioned for and considerations may even be made if you’d like to bring your pet along; just check with the host beforehand. Aside from the spacious indoors, you’ll have access to a patio and backyard. This rental has been lauded by previous guests for its impeccable cleanliness and an extremely helpful hostess.

Private Shabby Chic Guest house 1 bed/1 bath
Miami, Florida, United States
131 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
well air-conditioned comfy apartment with reliable wifi helpful hostess and quiet location
the space was comfortable had cooking supplies utensils and spices
my fave? the bed loved the mattress and the sheets
the space was just as pictured and comfortable
the brilliant set of seasonings available for the kitchen was an extra special favorite
everything was clean and comfortable
house was very clean & peaceful
super clean with plenty of space
super clean spacious and private
this place is clean and lovely full of small details
friendly hosts and lots of thoughtful touches
the host was very helpful and made sure we was fine our entire stay
the host had the property ready an hour earlier for check in for us
the hosts were very easy to coordinate with
one the best hosts i’ve had yet
very cute place very convenient to everything
great location nice neighborhood in sunset
location is excellent with very close proximity to shopping restaurants and metro rail stations
nice and central studio in miami
few minutes to downtown in an extremely safe and beautiful location
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10. Family-friendly rental near attractions

Spread across three bedrooms, a full and newly remodelled kitchen, and a spacious living area, this rental is an awesome choice if you’re travelling as a group of six guests. There are lots attractions within a walking distance, too. Owing to its great amenities and fantastic location, this place is hugely popular among family travellers. While here, not only will you be able to luxuriate indoors, but also make use of the huge fenced backyard, sun deck, tree house, outdoor grill, and even an outdoor shower.

Charming 3 Bedroom /1 Bath home near Dadeland Mall
South Miami, Florida, United States
54 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
every bed room was comfortable kitchen is amazing and the backyard spectacular
even better than on the photos which is not common very comfortable beds spacious rooms all super clean
excellent as attention to details decor kitchen whole property in general
clean and quiet
very clean and comfy
the place was clean and smelled good
very clean indoors and outdoors
the house looks just like the pictures everything was clean and put together
susan the property management host was very responsive to any questions we had and we enjoyed our stay
susan is a great host and is pretty fast with getting back to us
the host let us check in earlier in the day and that was much needed and appreciated
great location spacious small home
the location was great very close to every thing and every where
this place is amazing location is beautiful with peacocks greeting you on the driveway
it worked great for me as i needed to be close to dadeland mall
location good for seeing miami everglades and the keys
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The town of glitter and sparkles

Right from a fabulous oceanside to a bustling hospitality scene, South Miami has tons to offer. And while you are busy packing your itineraries with beach visits, bar outings, and other stuff, don’t also forget to add a trip to the Haulover Park, the best destination for indulging in a game of tennis or golf, wading through the greenery on your bicycle, and even a satisfying fishing experience. Bunk into one of these best Airbnb vacation rentals in South Miami, Florida, after a long day of exploring the city.

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