FAQ

Answers to our most frequently asked questions

General Hotel Information

Where is THesis Hotel located?

THesis Hotel Miami is located at 1350 S. Dixie Highway, Coral Gables, Florida 33146. Centrally located in Coral Gables, THesis is also the closest hotel to the University of Miami—conveniently located across the street from campus.

Yes, adjoining guest rooms are available for all room types, including the THesis Penthouse Suite which connects to a Double Queen. Please call our reservations desk to book and request connecting rooms.

Yes, THesis Hotel is pet-friendly. Upon check-in, there is a $150 fee for each pet as well as a $250 refundable security deposit required. Our THesis Pet Life program features dog beds and bowls. Please call or email us prior to your arrival if you are bringing a furry friend.

Check-in is at 4 pm and check-out is at 11 am. Early check in and late check out are based on availability.

Valet parking is available for $39 per night to hotel guests. Self-parking is available at the parking garage of THesis Residences for $36 per night; fees for hourly self-parking are advertised on-site and are subject to change. The parking garage is open from 6 am – 11 pm. Between 11 pm – 6 am, you may valet or call (305) 667-5611 for assistance.

The rooftop pool is open from sunrise to sunset daily.

Yes, towel service and COOLA sunscreen are always available at the pool terrace.

THesis Hotel is approximately a 25-minute drive from the Miami International Airport (MIA) and a 45-minute drive from the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL).

THesis Hotel does not offer airport transportation. Rideshare services are available in the area and a convenient way to get to the airport or explore Coral Gables.

THesis Hotel is a non-smoking property, with a $250 smoking fee.

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Wi-Fi is available in all common areas and guestrooms.

Wi-Fi is available in all common areas and guestrooms.

Yes, guests have access to our 24-hour laundry room located on the fourth floor near the elevators. Guests can use their room key to access the room to access coin-operated washers and dryers. One full wash or dry cycle costs $1.50 — see the front desk to exchange for quarters.

We have a sundry shop in our lobby with all the necessities as well as other favorites from local vendors. Publix and CVS are within a 10-minute walk, and Whole Foods is a 5-minute drive from THesis.

Yes, we are happy to store your luggage prior to check-in.

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We’re pleased to provide an array of tailored services and thoughtful amenities as part of your guest amenity fee. $27 plus tax per day conveniently added to your folio, each guest is ensured an effortless, relaxing, and memorable stay that includes:

  • $20 food and beverage credit per day
  • Welcome signature cocktails (up to 2)
  • One-hour bike rental per day per guest (up to two guests)
  • Yoga classes
  • Bottled water (2) per day

In partnership with Soothe, the on-demand wellness provider, THesis Hotel Miami offers an extensive selection of rejuvenating spa services customized for each guest. Find relaxation and creative exploration in your guestroom or suite with in-room massages, facials, blow outs, manicures and more. For more information or to request an appointment, you may contact the Front Desk for assistance.

Upon check-in, an authorization of the full amount of your room charges plus $100 per night will be applied to your card. Although the hotel will release the remaining funds upon departure, your issuing bank may take from 3-14 business days to release the funds. Please note that we do not accept cash deposits. For all reservations, we require that you present a credit or debit card upon check-in.

Hotel Weddings & Events

Does THesis Hotel Miami host weddings and events?

Thesis Hotel offers 20,000 square feet of flexible indoor-outdoor meeting and event space. Multiple venues are available for your meetings, conferences, events and weddings.

The maximum capacity in our Miami wedding venues is 140 people for a seated and plated dinner. For a cocktail style reception, we can accommodate around 200 people.

There is no business center available at THesis.

Yes, you can ship a package to the hotel as long as you have an upcoming reservation. The package should be addressed to the same name used when making a reservation. See pricing for packages below:

  • 0.1 lbs to 20 lbs – $5
  • 21 lbs to 50 lbs – $15
  • 50 lbs to 50 lbs – $25

THesis offers a group rate for bookings of 10 rooms or more. Group rates need to be quoted and handled by the sales team on an individual case basis. Please contact us for more information.

THesis offers both indoor and outdoor wedding venues in Miami. Choose from our terraces, rooftop, or courtyard for an outdoor ceremony, or enjoy indoor and outdoor spaces with a full buy-out of Mamey Restaurant.

Like most outdoor wedding venues in Miami, THesis is prepared for inclement weather. All outdoor spaces and services will have an indoor weather option in the event that they must be moved. We will make a decision 4 hours in advance of the event’s start time.

Yes, ceremony space is included with all of our packages. Choose from our unique indoor and outdoor wedding venues to create your perfect Miami wedding. Options include our sophisticated ballroom, elegant terraces and courtyard, and our rooftop deck with gorgeous South Florida views.

We work with a long list of trusted Miami wedding vendors who know our property well and that we highly recommend. However, outside vendors are allowed with a certificate of liability insurance.

We do not allow outside food and beverage. All of our indoor and outdoor wedding spaces are venues with catering included. All catering is provided by Mamey Restaurant.

Yes, each of our hotel wedding packages includes a Thesis Deluxe King Honeymoon room with welcome amenities for the couple. All other wedding guests must book their rooms separately, although we do offer room blocks with discounted rates.

All wedding packages at THesis include a Thesis-inspired décor package with Chiavari Chairs, specialty linens and napkins, charger plates and votive candles, as well as a Thesis Deluxe King Honeymoon room with welcome amenity for the couple and a complimentary room block with discounted rates for guests. While all wedding packages also include a champagne toast and custom wedding cake, other inclusions vary by package.

Yes, use of a bridal suite to get ready before the ceremony is included as part of your hotel wedding package. This room will be available to you on the day of the wedding and includes a floor length mirror, bar stools, tables, and a steamer.

Yes. All of our Miami wedding packages include a courtesy room block with discounted room rates for your out of town guests or anyone that wants to stay and extend the celebration. We can help create a personalized web link for your wedding website that provides all of your wedding guests with this discounted rate.

Yes. We know that wedding celebrations start long before you say “I Do” and are happy to serve as the setting for all the festivities leading up to your special day.

Ivy rooftop terrace & bar, is one of the most popular bridal shower venues available at THesis.

Yes, all of the wedding venues at THesis are also available for pre and post wedding celebrations. Our Culinary team can help you curate the perfect menu, including signature cocktails. Private and semi-private spaces are available.

We typically allow 4 hours of set up in any of our indoor or outdoor wedding venues. Please communicate any special requests or concerns to our Catering & Conference Services department at weddings@thesishotelmiami.com.

With Miami’s tropical climate, both indoor and outdoor weddings are possible year round. If you’re looking for an outdoor ceremony, you’ll have the lowest chance of rain in Fall. Summer is the most popular time for weddings in Miami, but there’s also the highest chance of rain. With a wide range of event spaces to choose from, THesis has the perfect venue for your big day no matter the season.

While a wide range of factors affect the total cost of a Miami wedding. The wedding packages at THesis begin at $149 per person, plux tax and service charge.

Things to Do in Coral Gables and at THesis Hotel

What is there to do in Coral Gables?

Coral Gables offers a variety of attractions and activities from walking the canals and waterways to shopping and dining along Miracle Mile. Read our THesis Notes to discover more things to do in Coral Gables.

Coral Gables is about seven miles from Downtown Miami or approximately a 20-minute drive from THesis Hotel.

There are no Coral Gables beaches within city limits; however, there are many beaches nearby in Miami Beach and Key Biscayne. The closest beach to Coral Gables and THesis Hotel is located about five miles away at Matheson Hammock Park.

THesis Hotel is home to Mamey. Other dining options include the Ivy rooftop terrace and bar and convenient room service.

Room service breakfast is available daily from 7:00 am – 10:30 am, and lunch and dinner are available on weekdays from 11:30 am – 10:00 pm and weekends from 11:30 am – 11:00 pm.

Hours are subject to change.

Mamey is open to non-hotel guests. Reservations are not required but recommended.

Yes! THesis Hotel has multiple recurring activations like yoga classes, happy hours, and live music. Visit THesis Life for the latest information on hotel programs and local events in Coral Gables and Miami.

Yes, THesis Fitness includes state-of-the-art equipment, weight stations, free weights, and strength training accessories. Our fitness center is located on the 3rd floor and is open 24 hours.

Hotel Gift Cards

How can gift cards be purchased?

Gift cards can be purchased online here directly on our website.

Gift cards can be purchased in increments of $100 from $100 to $500.

The purchase value of your gift card never expires.

You can apply gift cards to room rate charges by simply presenting your gift card at check-out to apply towards eligible charges.

Guests can use these towards reservations booked via the hotel’s website or by calling the hotel directly. Gift cards cannot be applied towards bookings made on a third-party site, such as Expedia. Gift cards cannot be redeemed for restaurant, in-room dining, parking, taxes, fees, or other charges.

No, gift cards are only redeemable at the hotel where it was purchased. The hotel name is displayed on the gift card.

Yes! You can purchase a gift card that will be sent to your recipient’s email address.

Our gift cards are electronic only. They can be presented via mobile device or via printout for redemption. Physical gift cards are not available.

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