Gables Estates is the prime location for the most discerning individual seeking privacy and quality of life in an established neighborhood. Gables Estates is an exceptional Coral Gables community which was first developed in the 1960’s by celebrated industrialist, Arthur Vining Davis. Gables Estates is a gated community which consists of 179 oversized lots, typically an acre or more. 166 lots are waterfront with deep and wide canals that lead to open Biscayne Bay in just 5 minutes or less. Membership in the Gables Estates Club, Inc. is a requirement prior to owning property in this lush, sophisticated community. The membership application fee starts at $100,000 for US residents.
PEOPLE & LIFESTYLE
Gables Estates was once home to famed Florida architect Alfred Browning Parker, known for his true American, South Florida architecture style. Parker made use of ocean breezes instead of air conditioning. The average lot size in Gables Estates is 56,240 SF, while the average home is 9,130 SF. Of the 297 combined homes and lots, Gables Estates consists of nearly all owner-occupied residences. The average household earns in excess of $250,000 per year. The average age of residents is 60.
PARKS & NATURE
Gables Estates residents enjoy access to many of the nearby parks. A brisk walk away is Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden and Matheson Hammock Park, which highlight spectacular views of Biscayne Bay. Just minutes away are Dante Fascell Park – with a great family playground, Pinecrest Gardens. The walking/bike paths make it easy to explore the great outdoors.
Gables Estates offers a variety of food choices close by.
Gables Estates is conveniently located nearby markets such as Publix, Whole Foods, Mariner’s Seafood and Graziano’s Market in the Gables for a variety of Argentine cuts of meat, cheeses and wines.
Gables Estates is close to local conveniences such as pharmacies, a post office, banks, medical and dental offices, pet shops, a hardware store and more.
- Sunset Elementary School, International Magnet program, grades PK - 5
- Ponce De Leon Middle School, Magnet and IB program, grades 6 – 8
- Coral Gables Senior High, Magnet and IB program, grades 9-12
- Our Lady of Lourdes Academy, all girls, grades 9 – 12
- Epiphany Catholic School, grades PK – 8
- Gulliver Preparatory Academy, grades PK3 - 12
- Riviera Day School, grades PK – 5
- Alexander Montessori Schools, grades PK – 5
- The French American School of Miami, grades PK3 – 5