Where to Spend a Weekend Away near Miami

By Julia Dennis

If you’ve been searching for a weekend filled with abundant sunshine and a lively atmosphere, these weekend glamping getaways near Miami have got your back. This list of unforgettable accommodations will act as your Miami vacation guide, including many well-known points of interest and some of the best luxury camping near Miami. Whether you hit up the famous South Beach, stroll around and shop, or spend your time tasting the local Caribbean-influenced cuisine, you're bound to have a blast when you stay at these glamping sites.

Royal Treatment on a Luxurious Private Island near Key West, Florida
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For those looking to go all-out during their weekend getaway, this luxurious villa on a private island will have glampers living like royalty. What could be better than enjoying the gorgeous Florida weather uninterrupted by loud neighbors?

Take a day trip over to Miami for some quality time spent shopping at the high-end Miami Design District—and later on dining at the scrumptious Juvia. To wrap up the perfect day of treating yourself, check out the spa at Mandarin Oriental for a relaxing experience that you and your overworked muscles won’t forget any time soon.

Up-Cycled Shipping Container Transformed into Luxury Accommodation, Florida
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Spend your Miami vacation in these up-cycled shipping containers turned luxury accommodation that will give you the perfect place to escape for a weekend. Overlooking the peaceful Loxahatchee River, this is the perfect place to explore the natural wildlife of Florida and go for a bike ride on one of the many nearby trails.

Outdoorsy glampers will find their little slice of heaven during a winding kayaking trip down the river surrounded by lush green scenery, allowing them to take advantage of Florida's unforgettable wilderness. Who knows, maybe you'll even run into a crocodile? (Just don't get too close!)

Dog-Friendly Airstream Accommodation in the Heart of the Florida Keys
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Bring your pooch on your weekend getaway to this unforgettable Miami vacation rental in a vintage airstream! You’ll never get bored at this site with its seasonal planned activities, snorkeling facilities, interactive dog park, beach volleyball courts, and more.

Head to Haulover Beach near Miami, a dog-friendly beach in which both you and your pup can enjoy white sand and crystal blue waters together. At the end of the day, relax and unwind in this glamping site’s hot tub, and grab a fruity drink at the tiki hut pub for the perfect way to enjoy yourself during an amazing weekend getaway.

Hand-Painted Campervans for Rent, Miami Beach, Florida
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If you’re looking for an off-beat way to escape for the weekend that will yield a handful of brilliant pictures, then these hand-painted campervans for rent near Miami Beach are going to put a huge smile on your face. Covered from bumper to bumper in brilliantly colored murals, you’re sure to be the center of attention when you roll up in these eye-catching campervans.

Have a scenic picnic in the stunning South Pointe Park, complete with towering palm trees and pristine ocean views. Your Miami Beach vacation is going to be perfectly quirky when you stay in these hand-painted campervans!

We've also got you covered if you're looking to go glamping on the Florida Coast—or anywhere else in Florida, for that matter!