10 Best Cruise Port Hotels in the Heart of Fort Lauderdale

Discover the difference in staying at one of Florida's best hotels near Fort Lauderdale's famous Port Everglades and near the busy Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport. These top-notch properties cater to visitors and know exactly how to welcome them and make their stay here a pleasant one, and an experience that will make them want to come back. For example, the Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six is a legendary hotel just a short cab ride from either port and sets a high standard of excellence for this city's hotels. Other properties of this caliber like the Lago Mar Resort and Club is an oasis of tropical luxury in an urban setting. The Crowne Plaza Hotel Fort Lauderdale Airport/Cruiseport will accommodate all of a guest's needs during their stay with the quality service they're known for, and conveniently located just as you leave Port Everglades. You will be impressed with hotels like the Bahia Mar Beach Resort where even the tiniest details are taken care of, leaving guests feeling welcomed and pampered. Venture out to the Candlewood Suites Airport Fort Lauderdale just a few miles from Downtown for a comfortable stay and family-friendly amenities and just steps from last-minute shopping and a quick lunch options. Fort Lauderdale is well-equipped for every visitor, every price range and every expectation. Welcome!

Comfort Suites Airport & Cruise Port
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The Comfort Suites Airport and Cruise Port offers one of the best bargains in Fort Lauderdale. The hotel's location places guests near the cruise port and the airport alike, and complimentary shuttle service to both makes getting around that...  Read More



Just a few miles from Port Everglades and Downtown is the Candlewood Suites Airport Fort Lauderdale. This modern and comfortable hotel is the ideal location for spending a few days on vacation with the family or for a business trip. Rooms are...  Read More



This Mediterranean-style hotel features 358 two-room suites, all overlooking a beautiful center atrium. High Speed Wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel. Complimentary full cooked-to-order breakfast is served every morning,...  Read More



Amazingly secluded on sixteen waterfront acres, the Harbor Beach Marriott Resort and Spa is a choice property for those who desire the finest in service and amenities. If it's steps from this property's private beach you're looking for, this is...  Read More

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Fort Lauderdale Airport South
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Welcoming and inviting, the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Fort Lauderdale Airport South, has proven to be convenient, a mile from the airport and keeping with the standards of quality and service Holiday Inn has been known for for many...  Read More

Days Inn Bahia Cabana
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As long as you're looking for a great hotel that's affordable, and one that speaks Florida, you'll find it at the Days Inn Bahia Cabana Beach Resort. Situated on the beautiful and playful Intracoastal Waterway, this resort offers a relaxed...  Read More

Crowne Plaza Hotel Fort Lauderdale Airport/Cruiseport
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Standing tall and proud right across from the entrance to Port Everglades, and just a quick ride from the Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport. Guests will not find a better facility to spend a days. This state-of-the-art hot hotel...  Read More



The legendary Lago Mar Resort and Club is beautifully situated on thirteen tropical acres between Mayan Lake and the Atlantic ocean. This spectacular Fort Lauderdale resort offers guests contemporary and comfortable rooms, numerous amenities and...  Read More



Surrounded on three sides by the Intracoastal Waterway, the Bahia Mar Beach Resort in Fort Lauderdale near the cruise port offers easy access to major attractions plus excellent accommodations and services. With comfortable rooms and impeccable...  Read More



The legendary Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six boasts a premium Fort Lauderdale locale. The hotel's guests are near the cruise port, the airport and the dazzling Intracoastal Waterway, amazing shopping and dining and sizzling nightclubs. Each...  Read More


Meet Dale Mack

Dale Mack has been involved in Fort Lauderdale tourism and promotions for over twenty years. Working for Travelhost Magazine in Dallas, Texas, he was especially drawn to the edition...  More About Dale