5 Best HOTELS NEAR Florida International University!

Ranked by our hotel-experts, these are our favorite budget and luxury hotels near Florida International University.

#1 – Courtyard by Marriott Miami at Dolphin Mall

Courtyard by Marriott Miami at Dolphin Mall

– $$$

– 7 minute drive to Florida International University

Not only does Courtyard by Marriott have a pool, business center, flatscreen TVs, and an on-site cafe – but it’s also one of the closest hotel to Florida International University!

Located a few minutes’ drive from the university, this hotel is known for its amazing and friendly staff who are always around and excited to help.



#2 – Nuvo Suites Hotel – Miami / Doral

Nuvo Suites Hotel - Miami / Doral

– $$

– 7 minute drive to Florida International University

To be honest, the price-point of this hotel really amazed us! Although the rooms are moderately priced, this hotel provides a TON of value.

Whether it is the amazing location, the friendly staff, the big rooms or the delicious breakfast – Nuvo Suites are the gift that keeps on giving! And we love the decorations too – very hip.



#3 – EAST, Miami

EAST, Miami

– $$$$$

– 20 minute drive to Florida International University

While it’s a bit further from FIU, if you are looking to stay downtown and stay at an amazing luxury hotel – you can’t beat EAST Miami. Modern yet classy, the rooms are beautifully decorated, the views are stunning, and the staff truly go above and beyond for their guests.

And the best part? Not one, not two, not three, but FOUR outdoor pools! Welcome to Miami 😎



#4 – Comfort Suites Miami, Kendall

Comfort Suites Miami, Kendall

– $$$

– 4 minute drive to FIU

While the hotel is a bit older, it’s very well-kept, and offers its guests a ton of value!

Relax and chill in your big room, get your sweat on at the on-site gym, or explore Miami and grab a bite to eat at one of the many surrounding restaurants. This is a great hotel for solo and business travelers.



#5 – Miccosukee Resort & Gaming

Miccosukee Resort & Gaming

– $$$

– 12 minute drive to FIU

Rounding off our list is a hotel for someone who likes to have a bit of fun – the Miccosukee Resort and Gaming hotel!

With this hotel you get the best of all worlds – close vicinity to FIU, as well as a hotel where you can play blackjack and slots. And after a hard day at the casino, you’ll be able to get a great night’s rest in your cozy suite.



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About the Author Aaron Hovanesian

Born in Los Angeles, Aaron Hovanesian is one of the original staff writers for Hotel Jules. Having backpacked the world as a young man, Aaron now prefers to travel the world in luxury, proudly staying in the world's most amazing hotels and properties. When Aaron is not traveling he lives in Western Colorado he can be found brewing his own beer (probably an IPA) or spending time with his two amazing golden retrievers.