The city of Kendall stands approximately 18 miles southwest of South Beach. Famous residents of Kendall include O.J. Simpson and Janet Reno, former U.S. Attorney General. A modest-sized city, Kendall houses about 78,000 residents. The community rests near the Florida Everglades and within 15 miles of 3,413 restaurants, 93 bars, 52 public golf courses and 11 museums. A popular local attraction, The Falls Shopping Center Mall features lush tropical foliage, meandering lagoon pools and covered wooden walkways leading to boutiques, national-brand retail stores, theaters and restaurants. In the middle of the open-air mall complex, a raised stage features live musical entertainment.
Within 6 miles of Kendall, the city of Coral Gables and the community of Coconut Grove offer numerous tourist attractions. Coral Gables houses the University of Miami, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden and the Venetian Pool, a National Historic Treasure. The unique community of Coconut Grove hosts the annual Coconut Grove Arts Festival and features several open-air restaurants, chic boutiques and nightclubs.
Hotels near Kendall include Best Western Kendall Hotel and Suites, AmeriSuites Miami Kendall and Quality Inn South Kendall. Other nearby hotels include Marriott Miami Dadeland, located 3 miles from Kendall, and Comfort Suites Miami, located less than 5 miles away. What’s more, Marriott Doral Golf Resort & Spa and Hyatt Regency Coral Gables offer upscale accommodations and an array of amenities within 10 miles of Kendall. The city of Kendall stands approximately 12 miles from Miami International Airport.