Palmetto Bay

A lush suburb designed for weekend little leagues and leisurely family outings.

The far south suburb of Palmetto Bay invites families and sightseers to enjoy infinite fields of freshly mowed grass under the Floridian sun. Known as the "Village of Parks,” this coastal community boasts unlimited recreation acreage for running the bases, shooting hoops, or unpacking your red-and-white-checked picnic blanket. Bring a car to Palmetto Bay and journey to The Everglades, Zoo Miami, or the Deering Estate with ease.

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On the Map

Palmetto Bay is bordered by Richmond, Pinecrest, Cutler Bay, Kendall, and Coral Gables

  • Public transit is Difficult
  • Having a car is Easy

Miami Airport: 30 minutes by car or 3 hours by public transit
South Beach (5th and Ocean): 36 minutes by car
American Airlines Arena: 33 minutes by car
Bal Harbour Shops: 55 minutes by car

Wholesome Suburban Appeal In South Miami

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Residents revere Palmetto Bay for its abundant outdoor space and close proximity to south Florida attractions like The Everglades and Zoo Miami.

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Despite its proximity to botanical gardens and famous estates, Palmetto Bay inhabitants often prefer to stay close to home.

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Ample park spaces and flower and farmers' markets offer plenty of outdoor activity.

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Known as the "Village of Parks," this far-south suburb dresses in lush vegetation and local waterways.

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Golf courses and small lakes dot Palmetto Bay's green landscape.

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Cafes and restaurants dot its commercial corridors.

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Parks and Recreation In Palmetto Bay

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Aptly called the "Village of Parks," seven vast green spaces populate Palmetto Bay.

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Their fields are open to all ages.

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From soccer practices to tennis camps and boot camps, the neighborhood's parks stay active.

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Come visit the beauty of South Florida and stay [in Palmetto Bay], the Village of Parks...a tranquil retreat that is close to all of the "hot spots" of South Florida."

Shopping at The Falls: Palmetto Bay's Mall

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One of Florida's largest open air shopping malls makes its home in Palmetto Bay.

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More than a hundred stores encircle the mall's million-gallon waterscape.

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Photography

Airbnb works with local photographers to capture the spirit of neighborhoods all around the world. The photography on this page includes work by:

Graciela Cattarossi is a lifestyle/travel photographer based in Miami. She graduated from Parsons School Of Design in New York and her work is currently  published in magazines such as Condé Nast Traveler, Travel and Leisure, Martha Stewart Living, and Food and Wine. When she is not traveling, she enjoys shooting weddings or other intimate events in Miami or wherever it takes her.

Graciela Cattarossi

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Silvia Ros is a Miami-based photographer, who after over a decade as a museum photographer, jumped ship and launched a busy freelance career, tackling not only her own creative projects, but also serving as an official Art Basel Miami Beach photographer. She is currently curating a selection from her project “The National Gay and Lesbian Documentation Project” for inclusion at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History.

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