Renaissance Fort Lauderdale - A Cruise Port Hotel

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NOT JUST A CRUISE PORT HOTEL - Our newly renovated Fort Lauderdale hotel is perfectly situated in the heart of Fort Lauderdale's vibrant 17th Street entertainemtn cruise/yacht ... Continue reading

NOT JUST A CRUISE PORT HOTEL - Our newly renovated Fort Lauderdale hotel is perfectly situated in the heart of Fort Lauderdale's vibrant 17th Street entertainemtn cruise/yacht district. We are located at the entrance to Port Everglades, one block from the Broward County Convention Center, 1 mile from Fort Lauderdale Beach, 3 miles from downtown Fort Lauderdale and Las Olas Boulevard. Hop on the Water Taxi, we're only steps away the stop.If you're arriving by plane, we're only 3 miles of Fort Lauderdale International Airport (FLL) and while renting a car is easy, the Fort Lauderdale Sun Trolley is a fun and unique way to cruise around town.Our newly renovated lobby, restaurant, lounge, and guest rooms provide a contemporary, yet comfortable coastal atmosphere. Relax under the swaying palm trees, catch a nap in a pool-side cabana, or simply sip your favorite cocktail while basking in the Fort Lauderdale sun. This is your vacation.Because we're a hotel for the curious and the adventurous, our hotel Navigators have insider knowledge on-hand and ready. They're passionate about their neighborhood and passionate about connecting you to local experiences that will stay with you long after you've left. For those who see every journey as a chance to be inspired by the unexpected and intriguing, we believe every trip is an opportunity to discover something new.Whether you're starting or ending the day our culinary team is ready to awaken your senses. Sip some locally roasted coffee at Calusa Coffee Bar, treat yourself to a locally-inspired meal at Bistro 17, or enjoy craft cocktails, local beers, and lighter fare at R Lounge.

Facilities

  • Year of construction: 2001
  • Year of most recent renovation: 2008
  • Number of floors (main building): 12
  • Disability-friendly rooms: 10
  • Connecting rooms
  • Room size (sqm): 27
  • Number of bedrooms: 1
  • Bathroom
  • Disability-friendly bathroom
  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toiletries
  • Wi-fi
  • Internet access
  • Direct dial telephone
  • TV
  • Radio
  • Hi-fi
  • Minibar
  • Mini fridge
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Ironing set
  • Carpeted floors
  • Centrally regulated air conditioning
  • Individually adjustable air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Individually adjustable heating
  • Safe
  • Wheelchair-accessible
  • Smoke detector
  • Extra beds on demand
  • Cot on demand
  • Wheelchair-accessible
  • Car park (fees may apply), 25.0 USD
  • Check-in hour from 16:00:00 to 03:00:00
  • Check-out hour from 11:00:00 to 11:00:00
  • Wi-fi (fees may apply), 10.0 USD
  • Valet parking (fees may apply)
  • Room service
  • Laundry service
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Hotel safe
  • Lift access
  • Sun terrace
  • Gym
  • Café
  • Bar
  • Restaurant: 1
  • Non-smoking area
  • Highchairs
  • Air conditioning in Restaurant

Children

  • Babysitting service

Leisure

  • Outdoor freshwater pool: 1
  • Sun loungers
  • Parasols
  • Hot tub

Price Overview

The prices shown below show the cheapest holiday offers for the Renaissance Fort Lauderdale - A Cruise Port Hotel in Fort Lauderdale. Please use the price links to see all holiday deals available for that month.

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Payment Options

Payment options accepted:

We do not charge a fee to our customers who use debit cards, but credit cards do incur a fee of 2.5% of the payment value.

To make booking a holiday at Renaissance Fort Lauderdale - A Cruise Port Hotel in Fort Lauderdale easier for you, we provide a range of different payment options. To find out if you can book Renaissance Fort Lauderdale - A Cruise Port Hotel with a low deposit holiday option, please click the "Price and Availability" button above.

Situated in the heart of the Gold Coast in the Sunshine State of Florida, and known as the 'Venice of America', it does not take much imagination to understand why Fort Lauderdale was once the favourite spring break holiday destination for the college crowd, and has now evolved into a sophisticated yet casual resort town attracting families and couples from all over the United States, and beyond. Fort Lauderdale is a city of islands, built on a network of canals, rivers, bays and waterways, fronted by 23 miles (37km) of sun-kissed golden sands washed by the shimmering Atlantic Ocean. Boating is, of course, a favourite holiday pastime, as is cycling, roller-blading or simply strolling along the scenic palm tree-fringed beachfront promenade which gives on to the magnificent beaches. Near Fort Lauderdale, divers on holiday are delighted by one of the only living coral reefs in the United States accessible from shore, and there are sporting facilities galore throughout the city, particularly some wonderful golf courses. Those with a cultural bent are well catered for at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, the Florida Grand Opera, the annual renowned Film Festival and numerous art galleries and museums. Fort Lauderdale justly boasts that it has the facilities and attractions to please any visitor on holiday, young or old, seeking fun in the sun; and if that is not enough the exciting city of Miami lies only 40 miles (64km) away, just begging to be explored on a day trip or two.

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Activities

Water-based activities, particularly scuba diving and boating, are Fort Lauderdale's forté, whether it is enjoying a relaxing fishing charter, cruising the coastline on a yacht or exploring the colourful undersea world of the offshore coral reef. Numerous operators provide services for these recreational watersports. The less energetic can enjoy the year-round sunshine and tropical climate simply toasting on the golden sandy beaches. The city also boasts numerous attractions to entertain young and old in the form of museums, parks, golf courses and nature areas. Those who have the time and inclination to venture further afield on holiday can make excursions to the nearby pulsating city of Miami, the renowned Everglades National Park or Key West, the southernmost part of the United States.

Restaurants

Variety spices up Fort Lauderdale's restaurant choice and whether you want down-home Southern cooking, genuine German sausages or French nouvelle cuisine you will find it without much trouble. Diners are catered for in more than 3,500 restaurants covering greater Fort Lauderdale, ranging from intimate cafés to al fresco waterfront terraces, quaint bistros and ethnic eateries to cosy steakhouses. Like elsewhere in Florida the local treat is fresh seafood. Occasionally some of the more popular restaurants band together for promotional months during which special fixed price menus are offered at bargain prices.

Nightlife

After sunset, Fort Lauderdale hums with activity. Although there is plenty of action to be had, nightlife here tends to be sophisticated rather than wild, and most of the fun is over by 3am at the latest. On offer after dark are coffee bars, music clubs, jazz clubs, comedy clubs, numerous theme bars and outdoor cafes with music. Night owls tend to stroll from place to place in the popular Himmarshee Village area, a block or two west of downtown, where many trendy establishments are situated. Another hotspot is Beach Place on the beachfront where there is plenty of nocturnal entertainment.

Shopping

Fort Lauderdale's chic downtown shopping street is the broad avenue of Las Olas, lined with fashion boutiques, art galleries, memorable restaurants and sidewalk café as it runs its elegant course parallel to the river. Here window-shoppers chat in a dozen languages while others rest their feet and watch the passing parade from the shady cafés. For more frenetic holiday shopping action in Fort Lauderdale head off about 10 miles (16km) west to Sunrise Boulevard and you can plunge into the Swap Shop Circus where more than 12-million shoppers a year sift through the goods at 800 open-air canopied vendor stalls selling brand name items at bargain prices. The circus also actually features circus shows, and boasts the world's largest 13-screen drive-in movie theatre. Right nearby is Florida's largest retail and entertainment centre, Sawgrass Mills, with almost two miles (three km) of mall housing more than 400 stores and kiosks. The Oasis food court here holds more than 30 popular eateries. Antique-collectors enjoy the treasure-trove of the Dania Beach Historic Antique Shopping District, home to dozens of antique shops and the Antique Center Mall.

Negatives

Fort Lauderdale has fought hard to shake its image as a haven for scantily-clad and raucous co-ed college kids during the Spring Break holiday, but a certain number still congregate here every year. Many holidaymakers complain that the city's beaches and surrounds are scruffy, and that finding parking at the busy main beach can be a problem, particularly at weekends.

Essential Information

Time Zone

Plug Type

Voltage 120V 60Hz
Language: English,
Currency: United States Dollar ($)
$1 = £0.78

This week's weather forecast

Patchy rain possible
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Mon 29 May
A selection of available rooms is shown below. More options may be available.
  • Double Room
    • Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Radio
    • Hi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Minibar
    • Mini fridge
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Ironing set
    • Double bed
    • King-size bed
    • Carpeted floors
    • Centrally regulated air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Central heating
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Safe
    • Living room
    • Wheelchair-accessible
    • Disability-friendly bathroom
  • Double Room - King Bed
    • Room size (sqm): 27
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Bathroom
    • Disability-friendly bathroom
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Wi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Radio
    • Hi-fi
    • Minibar
    • Mini fridge
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Ironing set
    • Carpeted floors
    • Centrally regulated air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Central heating
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Safe
    • Wheelchair-accessible
    • Smoke detector
    • Extra beds on demand
    • Cot on demand
  • Double Room - King Bed with City View
    • Room size (sqm): 27
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Bathroom
    • Disability-friendly bathroom
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Wi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Radio
    • Hi-fi
    • Minibar
    • Mini fridge
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Ironing set
    • Carpeted floors
    • Centrally regulated air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Central heating
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Safe
    • Wheelchair-accessible
    • Smoke detector
    • Extra beds on demand
    • Cot on demand
  • Double Room - Two Queen Beds
    • Room size (sqm): 27
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Bathroom
    • Disability-friendly bathroom
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Wi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Radio
    • Hi-fi
    • Minibar
    • Mini fridge
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Ironing set
    • Carpeted floors
    • Centrally regulated air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Central heating
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Safe
    • Wheelchair-accessible
    • Smoke detector
    • Extra beds on demand
    • Cot on demand
  • Double Room - Two Queen Beds with City View
    • Room size (sqm): 27
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Bathroom
    • Disability-friendly bathroom
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Hairdryer
    • Toiletries
    • Wi-fi
    • Internet access
    • Direct dial telephone
    • TV
    • Radio
    • Hi-fi
    • Minibar
    • Mini fridge
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Ironing set
    • Carpeted floors
    • Centrally regulated air conditioning
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Central heating
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Safe
    • Wheelchair-accessible
    • Smoke detector
    • Extra beds on demand
    • Cot on demand
  • Double or Twin Room
    • Hi-fi
    • Smoke detector
    • Hairdryer
    • Internet access
    • Disability-friendly bathroom
    • Bathtub
    • Cot on demand
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Mini fridge
    • Radio
    • Wheelchair-accessible
    • Carpeted floors
    • Central heating
    • Shower
    • Bathroom
    • Tea and coffee making facilities
    • Individually adjustable air conditioning
    • Wi-fi
    • TV
    • Safe
    • Number of bedrooms: 1
    • Ironing set
    • Centrally regulated air conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Individually adjustable heating
    • Toiletries
    • Extra beds on demand
    • Room size (sqm): 27

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