Historic House 5 Miles to South Beach, Downtown, Gables

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Living Room with Flatscreen TV


Last updated: 09/25/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Only one and a ½ blocks from World Famous Calle Ocho, in the center of Miami’s Historic Cuban District, your Miami vacation home is just a few steps away from cafes, shops, restaurants, museums, Cuban cigar boutiques, and art galleries, and a 5 minute walk from the Domino Park, The Tower Thearter, Cubaocho, and the Casa de Tula.

Situated in the absolute heart of Miami between Calle Ocho and 5th at 15 avenue, this 1500 square foot Miami two-bedroom house features new furnishings, flat screen TV, gated and secured parking for one vehicle, porch, and sleeping accommodations for a maximum of four to six.

* Flat screen TV
* Cable with PPV
* Central air conditioning
* DVD & CD Player
* One and a ½ blocks from Calle Ocho
* Completely furnished... New linens, towels, everything...
* Two queen-size beds
* One Leather Convertible Queen Sofa
* One Wide Porch with a Hammock
* Full bath
* Full kitchen
* Towels, blo-dryer and iron are included.
* 5 minute drive to the New Marlins Baseball Stadium.
* 5 miles to South Beach
* 5 miles from Miami International Airport


'Raul, we would like to take some time to thank you for allowing to stay at your house. Even though we would have liked to stay longer than 4 days, we had a great time. We loved the sights!” Alba

'Raul, the house was in a perfect location to access everything we wanted to see in Miami. Thanks for letting us stay at your place! We will definitely be visiting again!” Tania

'Thank you for providing a great place to stay last week. We had an awesome time checking out everything. Thanks for making the process so pain free.” Lourdes

'We had a wonderful time! The house was in a quiet area, and we were able to walk around and take in everything! The café house you recommended was fantastic. Thanks again.” Jose M.

'Raul, just dropping a note to you to say thanks for renting us your place in “Little Havana.” Hopefully we can make it down there soon. Thank you very much.” Alan R.

'The “bungaloe” was incredible! Everything was taken care of, and the parking space was very very useful. Everyone was so friendly and the atmosphere was a mix of small town and busy city… I want to come back and eat at “El Esquisito” again!!!” Laura

'Hi again Raul, Thank you for providing us with a memorable stay in Miami. It was a great location, you can walk everywhere and you can drive from the house to all the great spots you showed us. Thanks again for going out of your way to make sure we were taken care of.” - Javier and Steph

Keywords: casa, house, bungalo, bungaloe, bungalow, casita

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • The house can be rented as a 3 Bedroom 2 bath for $40 extra per night to fit up to 8 people easy. Ask owner for more details...moreless


  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Ice Skating
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing


  • Seating for 4 people


Write a review 4.6
from 7 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning Fee $95 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $149
  • Tax Rate 13%

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 09/25/2016
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  • Jungle Island

    "Great place to enjoy beautiful animals and birds!"

  • Vizcaya Museum and Gardens

    "Nice change of pace if you want to venture out of South Beach into Cocnut Grove. Just 5 mile..."

  • Bayside Marketplace

    "Great place to relax, eat, and see boats both day and night."

  • Versailles Restaurant

    "One of the oldest restaurants in Miami serving incredibly delicious Cuban food"

  • American Airlines Arena

    "Visit the home of the Miami Heat and enjoy other events at the Miami Arena"

  • Rusty Pelican

    "Great food right on Key Biscayne 5-10 minutes from the property!"

  • Miami Seaquarium

    "Enjoy the wonderful shows and sea creatures!"

  • Sergio's

    "Another incredibly tasting Family oriented friendly atmosphere restaurant. Wonderful servers"

  • Bayfront Park

    "Home of Ultra Music Fest, just 3 miles away."

  • Coconut Grove

    "Shopping, nightlife, eating, movies, entertainment, bars and clubs.... this small city has i..."

  • American Airlines Arena

    "Visit the home of the Miami Heat and enjoy other events at the Miami Arena"

  • Virginia Key Beach

    "Nice relaxing beach just 10 minutes away... very few people!"

  • Perricone's Marketplace & Cafe

    "MUST VISIT this restaurant.... Italian food, scrumptuous"

  • Bongos Cuban Cafe -- CLOSED

    "Lively place owned by Gloria Estefan"

  • Venetian Pool

    "Incredible, huge, antique style pool. Open seasonally"

  • Village of Merrick Park

    "One of the newest, most elegant shopping place in Miami"

  • University of Miami

  • Miracle Mile

    "Nice shopping and dining strip.... great stores and ambience. Lots of hidden gems on blocks ..."

  • Alice Wainwright Park

    "Great park to just let go and relax, even write a book.... very serene and private"

  • Tobacco Road -- CLOSED

    "Oldest bar in Miami!"

  • Tennis Center at Crandon Park

    "See the tennis greats, all right here"

  • Miami Children's Museum

    "Children will really enjoy this place. Tours,, classes, many things to do and explore!"

  • Marlins' Ballpark

    "Enjoy Major League Baseball in a truly elegant and enjoyable park literally half a mile from..."

  • Garcia Seafood Grille

    "Best seafood in town hands down. I went to school with the owner as a child. Great people!"

  • Maximo Gomez Park

    "Watch the true domino experts while sipping on Cuban Coffee!"

  • South Beach

    "Our Miami beach condo is located right in the heart of World Famous South Beach! "

  • El Exquisito Restaurant

    "A true gem, right next to the tower theater... enjoy Cuban coffee, dinner, great people, and..."

  • Bangkok Bangkok II

  • 2B Asian Bistro


  • Ultra Music Festival

5 Miles
Nearest Airport
Miami International
1 Miles
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Nearest Beach
South Beach

Car: Recommended


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2004

Why the Owner Chose East Little Havana, Miami, FL, USA:
This was my home for a long time before I started seeing more and more visitors interested in the area!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
5 Minutes to Miami, U of M and Hospitals 15 Min from Miami Int Airport, 5 miles from South Beach) Every year, thousands of tourists visit Miami. Just 2 blocks away, visitors can come and take in all the historical sights, museums, experience the festivals, taste the unforgettably delicious food, the wake you up on the spot Cuban coffee, and use the location as a base to experience all of what South Florida has to offer: the beaches, the attractions, shopping and activities, as well as visit the nearby places of Downtown, Bayside Shopping, Coconut Grove, Coral Gables, Key Biscayne, and Miami Beach.

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Speaks: english, spanish, portuguese



  • Living Room with Flatscreen TV

    Living Room with Flatscreen TV

  • Gated with Off Street Parking Walking Distance to Antique Shops, Dining & Sights

    Gated with Off Street Parking Walking Distance to Antique Shops, Dining & Sights

  • Enjoy The Magic City

    Enjoy The Magic City

  • Full Kitchen

    Full Kitchen

  • Bedroom 2

    Bedroom 2

  • Bedroom 1

    Bedroom 1

  • Dining Area

    Dining Area

  • Bathroom


  • Downtown Miami

    Downtown Miami

VRBO #298713

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Wednesday, October 26, 2016

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