The name Gables by the Sea conjures images of having your own waterfront sanctuary. The views of the waterfront that give the Gables by the Sea community its name are reason alone to move into one of the estates in this neighborhood. Among some of the common fixtures and amenities found in estates on the scale of Gables by the Sea are boat docks, marble floors, expansive balconies, resort style pool and spas, fireplaces and guest homes. The community also has a playground for children, which adds to the family friendly nature of Gables by the Sea. Also noteworthy are the highly ranked preparatory schools in close proximity to Gables by the Sea.
Coral Gables is lauded for its commitment to preserving its classic beauty and the various sites from its development that still exist today. Sites such as the Biltmore Hotel and the Venetian Pool have been meticulously maintained and they serve as reminders of the granduer that was and continues to be Coral Gables. The city is also famed for its shopping on Miracle Mile and the Village at Merrick Park, as well as its attractions like the Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden and the historic Deering Estate at Cutler. And for those who love the outdoors and the beach, Matheson Hammock Beach and Park is also close by.