17 Hotels in Miami That Allow 18-Year-Olds to Check-In

By: Alexander Backus
Updated: April 10, 2023

Everyone loves Miami. With the weather, the beaches, and the nightlife, nowhere is hotter.

If you are looking for a great hotel in Miami, here are a few of my favorites with several of their amenities listed. As a bonus, they all have 18 + check-in policies.

Hotels in Miami with 18+ Check-In

1. YVE Hotel Miami

  • Only 1 mile from the Port of Miami.
  • Get your shopping on! This hotel is next door to the Bayside Marketplace and Bayfront Park.
  • American Airlines Arena is nearby and can be reached in just a 5-minute walk.
  • Transfer services to the Port of Miami are available.
  • A 24-hour fitness center is accessible to guests.
  • A flat-screen TV, work desk, coffee maker, ironing facilities, and en suite safe come standard.

2. Hyatt Regency Miami

  • Overlooks Biscayne Bay.
  • Connected to the Miami Convention Center and is close to golf courses.
  • Miami Beach is a 15-minute drive.
  • Vizcaya Museum & Gardens is 6 minutes away.
  • Miami International Airport is 9 minutes by car.
  • A heated outdoor pool and a fully equipped fitness center with cardiovascular equipment and free weights.
  • The onsite Riverview Bar and Grill serves an extensive buffet breakfast, Latin cuisine, fresh fish, and cocktails.

3. Hilton Miami Downtown

  • Located in downtown Miami along the Biscayne Bay.
  • Features a Metro Mover stop.
  • Amenities include a rooftop pool and a well-equipped gym.
  • The rooms are spacious with floor-to-ceiling windows.
  • On-site car rental and concierge.
  • Eat indoors or outside on the patio at Hilton Downtown Miami's Briza Bistro. Enjoy local dishes and international cuisine. Drinks are available at both The Gallery and the poolside bar.

4. La Quinta by Wyndham Miami Airport West

  • Easily accessible from Interstate 95.
  • Just a 6.8 mi from Miami International Airport.
  • Pet friendly.
  • Daily continental breakfast.
  • Outdoor pool.
  • On-site launderette and fitness center.
  • South Beach is just 15 miles away.

5. Courtyard Miami Coconut Grove

  • A heated outdoor pool.
  • A fitness center and a tennis court.
  • Panoramic bay views and just 3.7 miles from the University of Miami.
  • Each room features cable TV and an ergonomic chair with a work desk.
  • Breakfast, beverages and dinner are available on site.
  • Just 7.5 miles from Crandon Park on Key Biscayne.
  • Miami Beach Convention Center is a 20-minute drive away.

6. Courtyard by Marriott Miami West / FL Turnpike

  • Just a 10-minute drive from Miami International Airport.
  • Outdoor pool.
  • A well-equipped gym with both cardiovascular equipment and free weights.
  • The guestrooms are chic and elegant and feature a spacious seating area.
  • Tea and coffee-making facilities in every room.
  • Free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel.
  • Free public parking.

7. Motel 6 - Miami, FL

  • Located off Highway 826, just a 10-minute drive from Miami International Airport.
  • Free Wi-Fi.
  • Free guest laundry and cable TV.
  • A work desk is provided in each room.
  • Laundry facilities are available, along with 24-hour reception and vending machines.
  • On-site restaurant.
  • Rental car services.

8. citizen M Miami Brickell

  • Air-conditioned rooms.
  • A fitness center.
  • On-site restaurant with buffet breakfast.
  • An outdoor pool.
  • Just a 16-minute walk from Bayfront Park Station.
  • All guests are provided with an iPad.
  • Bayside Market Place is only 1.3 miles from citizen M Miami Brickell, and Bayfront Park is just 1.4 miles away.

9. Miami Sun Hotel - Downtown / Port of Miami

  • Only a few blocks from the beach.
  • Located close to I-95.
  • All rooms are sanitized prior to check-in.
  • A short distance from the Bayside Marketplace.
  • Nearby is the American Airlines Arena, home to basketball's Miami Heat.
  • On-site restaurant.
  • On-site laundry facilities.

10. Hotel St. Michel

  • Located in Coral Gables and only 6 miles from downtown Miami.
  • Features a tour desk.
  • Free Wi-Fi in every room.
  • An on-site restaurant.
  • Dine at the Italian Zucca Ristorante for lunch and dinner.
  • Only 3 miles from Kennedy Park, a beach park on the Atlantic Ocean, and the University of Miami is within 5 minutes' drive.
  • Miracle Mile's world-class restaurants, culture, and tastefully curated shopping experiences are all accessible via Trolley.

11. Miami Gardens Inn & Suites

  • Located just 4.1 miles from Hard Rock Stadium.
  • Accommodations include a garden and a terrace.
  • Free private parking and WiFi.
  • An ATM on site.
  • Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is 11 miles away.
  • Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts is 12 miles away.
  • Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport is also 12 miles away.

12. Selina Miami River

  • Features an outdoor swimming pool and garden.
  • On-site restaurant and bar.
  • Free WiFi and luggage storage space.
  • Family rooms.
  • Daily continental breakfast.
  • Bayfront Park Station is 1.1 miles away, and Bayside Market Place is 1.4 miles away.
  • Miami International Airport is 5.6 miles away.

13. DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Miami Airport & Convention Center

  • 8-minute drive from Miami International Airport.
  • Free airport transfer service.
  • On-site dining options, including Impressions, a casual restaurant serving American fare for breakfast and lunch.
  • Other options include Rioja, specializing in steaks, or DoubleShot Tapas and Burger Bar.
  • Pay-Per-View movie channels and video games.
  • A coffee machine, desk, and private bathroom are also included in every room.
  • Adjacent to the Blue Lagoon Business District.

14. Mint House Miami - Downtown

  • A sauna is available.
  • Air-conditioned accommodations.
  • Just a 2-minute walk from Bayfront Park Station.
  • Private parking is available on site.
  • This condo hotel provides guests with a balcony and a fully equipped kitchen with a fridge and an oven, plus a dishwasher, a microwave, and a stovetop.
  • A business center and laundry service on the property.
  • A children's playground is also available.

15. Sentral Wynwood

  • Eligible for a Genius discount.
  • An outdoor pool and a terrace are available.
  • Free WiFi.
  • A fitness center and a shared lounge.
  • Private parking is available on site.
  • Rooms feature air conditioning, a fully equipped kitchen with a dining area, a flat-screen TV, and a private bathroom.
  • Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts is just 1.5 miles away, and American Airlines Arena is 1.9 miles away.

16. Courtyard Miami Dadeland

  • On-site café.
  • An outdoor pool.
  • Free Wi-Fi and in-room coffee-making facilities are included.
  • Miami Beach is 25 minutes' drive away, it is only 7.6 mi away from Miami MetroZoo, and Miami Seaquarium is just a 20 minutes' drive away.
  • Pay-per-view movies are available in every room.
  • Electrical adapters are provided upon request.
  • Starbucks Coffee is on the property.

17. Sonder The Palace

  • Located just 1.4 miles from Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts.
  • Free WiFi.
  • Free private parking.
  • Air conditioning.
  • A fully equipped kitchen with a dining area and a flat-screen TV.
  • The nearest airport is Miami International Airport, 6.2 miles away.

Frequently Asked Questions

Will I need I.D. and credit card to check in?

Yes, you will need to provide identification and a credit card when checking in to a hotel. The hotel may also place a hold on the credit card account. It is important to check with the specific hotel before booking or check-in to determine their policies regarding I.D. and credit card requirements.

Is it legal for an 18-year-old to check in to a hotel?

Generally speaking, it is legal for an 18-year-old to check in to a hotel. However, some hotels may have their own rules about who can stay in their establishment, which may be stricter than local laws.

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