Fort Lauderdale

Sheraton Fort Lauderdale Beach Hotel

Pelican Grand Beach Resort

The Westin Beach Resort & Spa
Ocean Sky Hotel & Resort
Hollywood Beach

Crowne Plaza Hollywood Beach
The Diplomat Resort & Spa

Say Hello Sunny in Greater Fort Lauderdale. Blue skies, golden sands, swaying palm trees and turquoise waters – year round. Greater Fort Lauderdale, located in ‘Subtropical’ South East Florida, specialises in warm sunny days with an average temperature of 20ºC year round and 3,000 hours of sunshine annually.

Relax and enjoy 23 miles of Blue Wave certified beaches and 300 miles of navigable inland waterways, which have earned Greater Fort Lauderdale the nickname of 'The Venice of America'.

Those looking for more active pursuits will be spoilt for choice with a variety of sports on offer, both in and out of the water. Try paddle boarding along the intracoastal, explore the Everglades or rent a bicycle for the day and visit one of eight beach communities.

Indulge in some retail therapy at North America’s largest designer outlet mall, Sawgrass Mills, rejuvenate at one of the many day spas in the area or dine out at one of 1000’s of restaurants in Greater Fort Lauderdale.

Top 5 Experiences

  • Hit the beach – Greater Fort Lauderdale boasts 23 miles of Blue Wave certified beaches set across eight distinctive beach towns from Hallandalle in the south to Deerfield Beach in the north.
  • Sail the waterways – Nicknamed the 'Venice of America', Greater Fort Lauderdale is defined by its waterways. Captain your own Pontoon boat, learn to paddle board or hop on a water taxi.
  • Tee off – Golfers will love the choice of 40 golf courses, including Greg Norman, Raymond Floyd, Robert Trent Jones, Tom and George Fazio designed courses.
  • Shop ‘til you drop – Visit Sawgrass Mills, the largest designer outlet store in the US, the Galleria Mall or the boutiques lining St Olas Boulevard.
  • Get cultured – Culture vultures will love Greater Fort Lauderdale. Highlights include the African-American Research Library & Cultural Center and the Ah-Tah-Tah-Thi Museum where you can learn about the native Seminole Indian tribe.

Sightseeing & Tours

  • Private Tour: Aventura Mall and Sawgrass Mills – Take a day trip to either the Aventura Mall or Sawgrass Mills, where you can shop hundreds of designer shops from £206pp.
  • Fort Lauderdale Shore Excursion – Board a private airboat and enjoy breath-taking views of the lush forest. Enjoy a live alligator show where you’ll get a chance to hold baby alligators! From £186pp.

Key Attractions

  • Designer shopping at Sawgrass Mills
  • Gulfstream Park & Casino
  • Airboat rides on the Everglades