Located on a landscaped peninsula within a Miami corporate park, the Hilton Miami Airport (Fla.) overlooks the scenic freshwater Blue Lagoon. The hotel stands 3 miles from Miami International Airport. A complimentary shuttle service departs the hotel every 15 minutes on the hour. This Hilton lies within 4 miles of the Granada Golf Course; South Beach nightclubs offer entertainment 9 miles from the hotel.
Shady palms line the entrance to the hotel which leads to a spacious, 2-story atrium lobby defined by tiled floors, leafy potted palms, and navy-blue armchairs. Dining options include the Coral Café, a casual restaurant open for breakfast, lunch and dinner; the Blue Lagoon Saloon serves tropical poolside drinks and light fare; and Café Express offers coffees, teas, and snacks all day. The lobby provides complimentary wireless Internet access. A business center contains computers equipped with high-speed wired Internet. Business amenities include shipping, office-equipment rental, and the services of a notary public. The hotel boasts 30,000 square feet of function space and a ballroom that accommodates 1,000 guests. An outdoor gazebo, a popular wedding location, is cooled by ocean breezes and affords spectacular views of the Miami skyline. A waterfront running path stretches one-half mile along the hotel's property, while a complimentary 24-hour fitness center overlooks a geometric-shaped splash pool and 2 spa tubs.
The 14-story newly renovated Hilton Miami Airport offers 508 contemporary guestrooms, some with lagoon views. All rooms boast Hilton Serenity Beds with pillowtop mattresses, down duvets, and 250-thread count linens, as well as hypo-allergenic feather and down pillows. Accommodations feature light-wood furnishings, desks with ergonomic chairs, minibars, and coffeemakers. Additional room amenities include wireless Internet access for a fee, CD players, and satellite television.