Fort Lauderdale is one of Florida's most popular holiday destinations. With 46 cruise ships docking at Port Everglades throughout the year, its economy is centered almost entirely around tourism. Select from nearly 600 hotels, 4000 restaurants and around 150 nightclubs. A vacation package tailored to consolidate all the best that Fort Lauderdale has to offer can help take the stress out of planning your holiday.
The dry season runs from November to April, the period most popular with tourists. Warm and sunny days await, with highs of 82.4 °F and lows of 66.2 °F. Get here in time for the city's famed Tortuga Beach Music Festival, on the first weekend of April. It's cheapest to travel during the wet season, running from May through October. The weather is hot and humid during this time, with temperatures of 86-90 °F and lows of 71-76 °F.
Enjoy a stylish luxury suite, while taking in views of the Atlantic Ocean at the W Fort Lauderdale. Featuring panoramic ocean views at poolside oasis WET East, beach side dining at award-winning restaurateur Stephen Starr's Steak 954 and all night partying at its Living Room nightclub.
The Sonesta is a boutique resort overlooking the golden sands of Fort Lauderdale Beach. Enjoy lunch by its outdoor pool, or in one of the poolside cabanas, or relax with a facial or massage at the Spa Treatment Suite. Daily events and activities are provided.
They don't get more 'family oriented' than Lago Mar Resort and Club - it's been family owned since the 1950s. Included outdoor activities such as tennis, mini-golf, pools and shuffleboard will keep the kids entertained, while the whole family can enjoy the city's busiest stretch of oceanfront on Las Olas Blvd.
The Westin Beach Resort features waterfront views and family-friendly one bedroom suites - with larger room sizes and pullout sofas. The featured Kid's Club accommodates young children ages 4 to 12, there's a golf course for Dad and a nearby beach offers water sports/sailing activities for the whole family.
Enjoy the premier choice among Fort Lauderdale Beach hotels and take in views directly on the sand at the Pelican Grand Beach Resort, a hotel evocative of old fashioned grandeur. Located right on the Atlantic Ocean, this delightful couples' getaway features a beautiful zero entry pool.
The Atlantic Hotel & Spa is an AAA Four Diamond property, offering an oceanfront experience. Enjoy elegant suites with large balconies. There are three restaurants to choose from and in-dining services. In addition, relax at Spa Atlantic on the 5th floor overlooking Fort Lauderdale Beach.
The Ritz-Carlton is considered one of the most beautiful luxury hotels to grace the Florida Gold Coast. The only AAA Five-Diamond hotel in the city, its premier beachfront location is just 3 miles from Broward Center for the Performing Arts and 6 miles from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.
Situated along a quarter-mile of private beach, the Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa merges tropical tranquility and vibrant city life. Offering an oceanfront oasis for your Fort Lauderdale vacation package, it also offers views of the ocean, pool or Intracoastal Waterway. It's only a short drive from the Airport.
The Link Hotel on Sunrise Boulevard provides a shuttle service daily to/from the airport, to the Galleria Mall and nearby beach. It boasts services including free WiFi, a fitness center and free parking.
The Hotel Deauville caters to budget travelers such as backpackers, with dormitories in addition to standard private & double rooms. It's close to major attractions like Flamingo Gardens, Ft. Lauderdale Museum of Art and Lauderdale Beach, right around the corner.