Fort Lauderdale's Family-Friendly Hotels Range from World-Class to Affordable

Don't let family vacation time intimidate you; travel with the whole crew and stay at a family friendly hotel in Fort Lauderdale. Looking to spend time in the company of your kids or relatives without sacrificing privacy with your spouse? Try the The Westin Beach Resort & Spa, Fort Lauderdale or The Atlantic Resort & Spa in Fort Lauderdale. Beachside accommodations are plentiful here, of course, and the good news is they welcome the entire family. Check in at the Harbor Beach Marriott Resort and Spa or the legendary the Bahia Mar Beach Resort where families can enjoy world-class amenities as well as the convenience of being right next to the beach. But Fort Lauderdale is not just about the beach. Staying in the western suburbs has its perks and hotels here are just as expert at catering to families. The Holiday Inn Express Hotel Suites in Plantation is conveniently located and offers complimentary breakfast. Doubletree by Hilton Sunrise Sawgrass Mills is another excellent choice, being right across from South Florida's shopping mecca, Sawgrass Mills, and the the kids will love being greeted with yummy chocolate chip cookies. Let the whole family create and share the memories from your visit to Fort Lauderdale. Family friendly hotels can help remove some of the stress of a group trip so you can focus on time with your loved ones.

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Sunrise - Sawgrass Mills


Doubletree Hilton is world-known for its outstanding quality properties with world-class amenities and attentive service and outstanding concierge. Upon arrival here, guests are greeted with Doubletree's signature, warm chocolate chip cookies...  Read More

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Ft. Lauderdale-Plantation
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Conveniently located just four miles east of the BB&T Center, Sawgrass Mills and across the street from the regional headquarters of Mototola at University Drive and Sunrise Boulevard, the Holiday Inn Express Hotel Suites in Plantation is in the...  Read More

Premiere Hotel
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Hoping to find cheap hotels in Fort Lauderdale that don't skimp on service? In the classic old Florida style teaming with an inviting pool of sparkling blue water, and a building gleaming of white and pastel yellow, Premiere Hotel Fort...  Read More

Pelican Grand Beach Resort - A Noble House Resort
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Just take a glance at the beautiful Pelican Grand Beach Resort and immediately you will begin to relax. This amazing property exudes Old Florida grandeur and welcomes you to one of the premier hotels set directly on Fort Lauderdale beach....  Read More

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...  Read More

Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach
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Having recently opened on the corner of Sunrise and A1A, B Ocean Fort Lauderdale has become one of the hottest hotels on the beach. Conveniently located with spectacular ocean views and with an awesome proximity to great luxury shopping at the...  Read More



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...  Read More



Sitting on Fort Lauderdale's exclusive pristine waterfront is the Bahia Mar Beach Resort. Surrounded on three sides by the Intracoastal Waterway, this hotel enjoys a unique location and offers excellent accommodations and services to all guests....  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

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...  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