A stay at DoubleTree by Hilton Grand Hotel Biscayne Bay places you in the heart of Miami, minutes from Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County and close to Port of Miami. This hotel is within close proximity of American Airlines Arena and Miami Children's Museum.
Make yourself at home in one of the 202 air-conditioned guestrooms. Cable programming provides entertainment, and wired and wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Bathrooms feature shower/tub combinations, designer toiletries, and hair dryers. Conveniences include laptop-compatible safes and safes, and housekeeping is provided daily.
Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities
Be sure to enjoy recreational amenities, including a health club, an outdoor pool, and a sauna. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, a concierge desk, and gift shops/newsstands.
Enjoy a meal at a restaurant or in a coffee shop/café. Or stay in and take advantage of the hotel's room service (during limited hours).
Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and business services. Planning an event in Miami? This hotel has 8500 square feet (790 square meters) of space consisting of conference/meeting rooms, small meeting rooms, and a ballroom. Guests may use a cruise ship terminal shuttle for a surcharge, and limited parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.
From Atlanta to LA, Park 'N Fly keeps cars safe inside their secured quarters just a quick shuttle ride away from the nearest airport. To make taking a trip more convenient for travelers, they offer 24-hour shuttles that arrive every five minutes, valet parking, and luggage assistance, beyond giving their vehicles a safe place to stay. Their lots are gated, well lit, and monitored.
Icon Auto fulfills autobahn fantasies with a dapper fleet of pedigree cruisers that handle roads at high speeds. Clients can sweet talk the motor mistress of their dreams during a 24-hour date with a spacious Escalade, known for nabbing the attention of music-video producers while suavely persuading death-wishing bugs to reinvest in achieving their dreams. The Mercedes-Benz S550 Brabus jockeys for roadway domination with its seven-speed transmission and equine maneuverability of 382 horses. Set the bar far too high by scooping up a blind date in a Rolls-Royce Ghost or Ferrari F430 Spider, which can travel up to 186 miles per hour even when not pushed by a professional athlete or driven by a friendly chauffer.
Parking Panda describes itself as "a community marketplace for parking," one that benefits both those seeking spots and those with spots to fill. Commuters in more than 40 major cities can either go online or use the mobile app to search an area and time of arrival, which will turn up a map with pinpoints of available spots. You can reserve and pay for the spot electronically, and even view a picture of the space you've selected to be sure it is in fact on planet Earth. Many locations are automated, allowing you to enter and exit the garage directly from your smartphone, just look for the "PandaScan" locations.
Garage and lot owners can list their space online, specifying the rate and time of availability. Operators will be paid instantly upon reservation, ensuring they won't have to track down parkers by the scent of their tire tracks.
Arow Auto Rental keeps its customers mobile and flashy with a fleet of new 2013-2014 cars for rent. The wide range of vehicles accommodates many needs and tastes: brand new standard and economy sedans
for the lone traveler, Ford Expedition SUVs and vans for families and large groups, and even exotic and luxury cars. The latter category comprises Lamborghini Aventadors, Corvette Stingrays, and Jaguar convertibles, perfect for drivers who like to cruise around in style or let the
wind comb the airplane peanuts out of their hair. To further accommodate customers, Arow offers pick-up and delivery options and can also provide car accessories
such as baby seats and GPS systems.
The award-winning acting coach and filmmaker Ralph Kinnard still offers classes for beginners and professionals at Miami Acting Studio. His acting workshops are based on the techniques of Lee Strassberg (he of Actor’s Studio fame), the father of modern acting. Each once-a-week session works to teach actors the basics and beyond, by building on their natural instincts, emotions and abilities, before taking risks on stage. The class work includes improvisation and scene development to help actors build their craft, and many of the Studio’s graduates find work have had success in television and movies. Best of all: the first class is always free.