Make Yourself at Home in One of Fort Lauderdale's World-Class Hotels

Discover the amazing difference in staying at one of Florida's best hotels in Fort Lauderdale. Hotels of this caliber like the fabled The Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six and its striking location on the playful Intracoastal with amazing views, or north of the city to The Westin Beach Resort & Spa, Fort Lauderdale or the Sheraton Suites Cypress Creek Hotel or even the impressive Fort Lauderdale Marriott. At these properties you can combine a business trip with the ultimate pleasure of near-by beaches, restaurants and clubs. If it's the high quality and standards of The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale, then we have that, too. Right on the beach and in the center of it all. For classic elegance and time-tested service it's The Bahai Mar Beach Resort. At hotels like the The Pillars Hotel Fort Lauderdale, even the tiniest details are taken care of, leaving guests feeling welcomed and pampered, and even catching the eye of the world. Or perhaps you want to jump off the cruise ship and be taken just down the street to your hotel room. That would be the The Hilton Fort Lauderdale Airport. Choose from the best hotels in Fort Lauderdale for your trip by reading trusted expert and user reviews.






The Sheraton Suites Cypress Creek Fort Lauderdale is ideal for the visiting executive or a family vacation. A beautiful Mediterranean-style hotel elegantly features a lush lobby atrium, complete with a soothing, sparkling waterfall. Located just eight miles north of Downtown, this hotel is surrounded by everyone's favorite restaurants and a short drive to great shopping and the beaches, as well as being down the street from the Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport. Guest rooms are tastefully decorated, and all have a view of the atrium. Each room is complete with dual line phone with dataport, coffee and tea maker, wet bar, and refrigerator. Hotel facilities include a pool, restaurant, lounge, and 24-hour fitness center. Meeting space for 400. 253 suites.

Recommended for Best Hotels because: Located in a great location for near-by businesses and not far at all from the beaches and area attractions.

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Located on a six-acre nature preserve, the Fort Lauderdale Marriott North offers a professional atmosphere and is just nine miles from downtown. Located within easy driving distance to spectacular beaches, great restaurants and shopping, as well as conveniently near the city's more industrial district, this is the perfect stay for business and pleasure. Guest rooms are comfortably furnished and well-equipped with cable TV, data port, voice mail, and mini-bar. High-speed wireless Internet access is available. The hotel also features a fitness center, restaurant, bar, and an outdoor pool. Other recreational activities such as golf, tennis and water sports are available nearby. Meeting areas to accommodate up to 800 people. 315 guest rooms.

Recommended for Best Hotels because: A unique property that takes advantage of South Florida's sub-tropical environment, just a few miles from Downtown.

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The Hilton Fort Lauderdale Airport awaits guests who desire the quality that the Hilton Hotel chain is known for, an elegant surrounding and also to be conveniently located to the near-by Port Everglades, the airport and Fort Lauderdale's exciting beaches and local businesses. This hotel's guest rooms feature a king bed or two double beds, and in case the stay requires business as well, a work desk with a granite top with ergonomic chair. Guest rooms feature Web TV, coffee maker, data port, and voice mail. Hotel facilities include a bar, restaurants, business center, tennis courts, pool, and fitness center. Complimentary airport shuttle/area transportation. Meeting space to accommodate 950. 338 guest rooms.

Recommended for Best Hotels because: Conveniently located near the airport and Port Everglades with great near-by dining and shopping options.

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Surrounded on three sides by the Intracoastal Waterway, Bahai Mar Beach Resort is a stunning legendary local hotel that enjoys a pleasant location and offers excellent accommodations and services to all guests. Fort Lauderdale Beach comes alive here and the Bahia Mar is central to all the action. Each room is equipped with conveniences such as coffeemaker, dataport, and cable TV. The hotel features a bar and restaurant, a private beach easily accessed by the property's own sky walk, tennis courts, a 330-slip marina for yacht enthusiasts, and several delightful shops. Located just 15 minutes from Fort Lauderdale International Airport. Meeting space to accommodate 2000.

Recommended for Best Hotels because: Great for family vacations, business trip or a relaxing weekend right on the beach.

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The Pillars at New River Sound is considered a local gem. It's the perfect place for those who want to be near the exciting beach and nightlife action, yet slightly set back from it all by a pleasant walk. This beautiful property lies on the Intracoastal Waterway and is adorned with colonial plantation style decor. Its finely furnished rooms and suites feature high-speed Internet access, a mini-bar, complimentary bathrobe and toiletries. Amenities include 24-hour room and concierge services, daily turn-down service, same day laundry and dry-cleaning, a water-taxi service and complimentary poolside iced tea. Meeting space for 12 people. 23 rooms.

Recommended for Best Hotels because: Known world-wide for its excellence in quality and service in a boutique style.

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The Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six is a contemporary, 17-story resort hotel encompassing twenty-two acres and situated on the Intracoastal Waterway. This amazing landmark is located only three blocks from the beach and three miles from the Fort Lauderdale International Airport. Guest rooms are beautifully appointed and well equipped with TV, hair dryer, private balconies and service-bars. The hotel also features a 142-slip marina, complete fitness center, full service spa, tennis courts, and three pools. Several restaurants, bars and lounges are also provided on site. Guests receive privileges at the nearby Grande Oaks Golf Club. 22 miles from Miami International Airport. Meeting rooms to accommodate 1100.

Recommended for Best Hotels because: A legendary landmark in South Florida with an amazing location right on the playful Intracoastal.

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The Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort
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For undisputed class and elegance right on the beach, The Westin Beach Resort & Spa, Fort Lauderdale has set a standard that many have chosen to follow. Offering uniquely designed and furnished suites with million-dollar views, and such amenities as a rejuvenating spa and fitness center, serene oceanfront pool and an endless assortment of water sports, all easily arranged by the hotel's concierge, The Westin is an all-inclusive resort for the entire family. A special treat is the on-site restaurant Shula's On The Beach, the well-known steakhouse that is part of the Shula's family of steakhouses, and which offers diners incredible seating that looks out over the ocean. This incredible property will, no doubt, become your home away from home just steps from Fort Lauderdale's beautiful blue wave beach.

Recommended for Best Hotels because: Westin is a name visitors know they can trust, and this prime hotel knows how to welcome the city's unique guests.

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Private Residences at the Atlantic Resort and Spa
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The Atlantic Resort and Spa is exactly the property people think of when they picture ultimate luxury, ultimate service and ultimate Gold Coast seaside views. From the spacious oceanfront rooms to the penthouse suites, the contemporary luxury of this Fort Lauderdale resort will take your breath away. The stunning views from the balconies are only matched by the resort's sophisticated style and world-class service. Airy rooms vie with the spa, golden beach and outdoor pool for your attention. Don't miss an award-winning meal at one of the area's best restaurants with an ocean view while you're there. Conveniently located just six miles from the Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood airport, and just minutes from world class shopping, galleries, theater and dining.

Recommended for Best Hotels because: Classic elegance right on the beach with world-class service guests expect.

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W Fort Lauderdale
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To outstanding fanfare and high expectations, W Fort Lauderdale recently opened its doors on Fort Lauderdale Beach and offered a new, high standard of the beachside resort. Dubbed by the press as a more modern and urbane resort than what the beach is used to, W Fort Lauderdale appeals to guests who enjoy its playful yet sophisticated atmosphere. From the two infinity pools to the 315 feet of golden sandy beach, this superstar in hospitality is anything but ordinary. Treat yourself to the sensory indulgences of the spa, make a cabana your second home, or dance the night away in one of the area's hippest nightclubs. Gorgeous guest rooms offer unexpected surprises and sophisticated style.

Recommended for Best Hotels because: A celebrated hotel that showed up here just a few years ago and offers top amenities in a prime location.

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The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale
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As one of the newest members in Fort Lauderdale's family of luxury hotel properties, The Ritz-Carlton Fort Lauderdale has been eagerly welcomed here, bring with it is near-matchless high standard and stellar world-wide reputation as one of the premier hotel names. This ocean side resort offers guests luxurious suites with spectacular views along with world-class amenities that include a relaxing spa, a heated infinity pool on a 29,000 foot tropical deck, VIP cabanas as well as a signature waterfront restaurant. The property is equipped with ballrooms and meeting spaces as well as services to plan weddings and other functions. Located just 5.9 miles from the Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport.

Recommended for Best Hotels because: One of the world's most recognized hotels right here in Fort Lauderdale.

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