The best places in Miami are tucked away out of plain sight. If you want a little romance, mystery, and adventure, bring your S/O to these secret spots around the city.

You can discover these 9 hidden gems around Miami and feel like a seasoned local. Go ahead and get exploring!

The Little Farm House

Price: For booking info, contact Gabriella von Rosen at

Address: 281 NE. 84th Street in Miami

Why you need to go: Built in 1918 on the Miami River, this unique little house is now a haven for curious visitors. You can book a photoshoot or explore the multicolor cottages around the farmhouse. You may even spot cute little farm animals roaming around!


El Fresco Courtyard

Price: Open daily by appointment only

Address: 535 SW. 12th Ave. in Miami

Why you need to go: This jungle-like courtyard tucked away in Little Havana is a hidden hub for food, art, and performances. Go in the evening and enjoy the twinkly lights strung above. 


The Standard Spa Hotel 

Price: Browse spa service prices here

Address: 40 Island Ave. in Miami Beach

Why you need to go: This spa and hotel on Belle Isle has the most beautiful and relaxing outdoor lounge area and pool. It also offers an array of luxurious spa services that you and your S/O can enjoy together.


Manatee Bend Park

Price: Free

Address: 457 NE. 77th St. in Miami

Why you need to go: Hidden by Miami Ironside, this quaint park on a river will win you over with its charm. Manatees often visit this little spot, floating by peacefully in the Little River.  

Café Demetrio  

Price: Coffee drinks range from $1.95 to $5.95

Address: 300 Alhambra Circle in Coral Gables 

Why you need to go: This European-style café is Coral Gables' first coffeehouse. You and your S/O can order cute coffee drinks with hearts swirled into the foam. 


Stoneage Antiques

Price: Free entry

Address: 3236 NW. South River Dr. in Miami

Why you need to go: Genuine war cannons, wagon wheels, and portholes can be found at this unique antique shop near the airport. Browse memorabilia and take in the nautical history.


Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park

Price: Free

Address: 1200 Crandon Blvd. in Key Biscayne

Why you need to go: The lighthouse at this park was built in 1825 and is the oldest standing building in Miami-Dade County. Take in the gorgeous and historical views while you enjoy the sea breeze. 


North Beach Oceanside Park 

Price: Free

Address: 8328 Collins Ave. in Miami Beach

Why you need to go: This beautiful park is filled to the brim with lush leaves and twisting tree roots. You and your S/O can stroll through this peaceful park and watch the sunset peek through the trees. You can even bring your dog to the off-leash beach area and dog park.


Pick your favorite destination or make it a bucket list! Bring your S/O to these hidden spots in Miami for a sweet and memorable adventure.

For more secret spot inspiration, read about these hidden gems in Miami that won't cost you a thing

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