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Rentals at the Garden

Miami Beach Botanical Garden is a lush subtropical setting for private and corporate events. 

Our goal is a smooth and pleasant planning process and an enjoyable event. Maurice Jackson is your dedicated on-site event manager, offering you a wealth of experience from 25 years in residential and corporate interior design and event management. 

Something is always in bloom at the Miami Beach Botanical Garden, and we offer a choice of themed settings for your event. Whether you want an indoor, outdoor or mixed space event, we have a range of options that will suit both large and small crowds.

For more details please  contact Maurice Jackson at 305.673.7256 ext 202 or email

Japanese Garden

A bamboo-fringed pond is accented with a bright red bridge and stone lantern sculptures. The wooded surroundings and waterscape create a natural boundary for smaller gatherings, providing privacy and serenity for groups of up to 40 people standing. The Japanese garden is a lovely spot for events such as intimate wedding ceremonies, photo shoots, and memorials.

This rental includes the space only.

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Entire Garden

Having a big event? Need privacy? You can have the exclusive use of the entire 2.6-acre garden. This includes all the facilities of the Banyan Room package, Japanese Garden and Butterfly room, plus the trails through the garden.

From the time they enter the front gates, your guests will feel they have been transported to a lush subtropical island accented with flowering trees. No need to worry about décor: the beauty of the natural setting will impress your guests.  This option is recommended for parties requiring substantial space, setup time, and privacy within the gated garden. There will be no other events scheduled at the same time. You may begin setting up as early as 9 a.m. that day.

Included with this rental are 200 white resin padded folding chairs, twelve 8' rectangular banquet tables, and twelve 60" round tables.

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Butterfly Room

The Butterfly room is 16’ x 31’ and will comfortably accommodate up to 40 people for classes, seminars, photo shoots and meetings. One-story windows allow attendees to view the garden around them, or can be shaded for privacy.

This rental includes three 8' rectangular banquet tables and 40 white chairs and a wall-mounted TV for A/V use.

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Banyan Room

This rental space is a versatile indoor/outdoor option, which includes the Banyan Room, adjacent terrace, Great Lawn and courtyard.

The Banyan Room measures 30’ x 50’ with lofted ceilings and stone tile flooring, giving it a light and airy feel. Connected to the Banyan Room is a catering kitchen with prep table, convection oven, fridge and freezer.

The room can accommodate up to 120 guests for a sit-down dinner, or 200 for a standing cocktail reception.

Sliding glass doors open onto the adjacent 25' x 50' terrace, covered by permanent sail awnings. In this area, you can seat up to 100 people additionally.

Beyond the terrace is the Great Lawn and connected courtyard, bordering a large pond stocked with koi and cichlids. This part of the rental area is completely outdoors and can be tented, accommodating 100 to 300 people.

All these areas are part of one rental price, offering flexibility in the use of the space.

The rental of this facility includes 200 white resin padded chairs, twelve 8' rectangular banquet tables and 12 60” round tables

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Rental Questions?

For questions regarding rentals contact Maurice Jackson at 305.673.7256 ext 202 or email

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We are an intimate 3 acre Garden with a very big mission! We call ourselves an urban oasis in the middle of the glitz and neon of South Beach, a place where locals and visitors can come and enjoy the numerous cultural and artistic programs for all ages offered year round. 

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What's in Bloom

Spanish Shawl
Scientific Name: Heterocentron elegans
Common Name: Spanish Shawl