- Name: The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale
- Rooms: 192
- Rating: 5-Star
- Brand: The Ritz-Carlton
- Parent: Marriott International
A beachfront luxury retreat savoring breathtaking ocean views, The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale completes any trip to the Gold Coast in an ideal setting near chic Las Olas Boulevard. Perched above the Atlantic Ocean and Intracoastal Waterway, the hotel features a sensational ocean view tropical pool deck with exclusive cabanas, and a skywalk connecting to the beach. Inspired by grand ocean liners of days gone by, the hotels polished design and décor offers a chance to experience the refinement of another era that embodies oceanfront luxury. The hotels 24-story dramatically tiered and glass-walled structure has sweeping curves that are reminiscent of a luxury liner.
The 192 suites and rooms feature a fresh décor driven by nautical heritage, delivering a touch of glamour borrowed from the 40s and 50s and luxury with a playful nature. Historical aspects of the area harkening back to the Prohibition era, the days when Fort Lauderdale was known as a bootlegger’s paradise, are the inspiration for the overall concept. Rooms and suites blend home-like touches with hotel luxuries. Each offers a spacious layout, balcony, and view of the Atlantic or Fort Lauderdale’s Intracoastal Waterway.
Fort Lauderdale is known as the Venice of America with the Intracoastal Waterway cutting through the oceanfront city to create a charming ambience. With the water taxi, visitors can see the city and make stops at places such as Las Olas, where the street is lined with galleries, restaurants, bars, and boutiques. With year-round sunshine and beautiful vistas, Fort Lauderdale is synonymous with outdoor activities. Set out on the Atlantic or Intracoastal Waterway via boat, kayak, or stand-up paddleboard. Take a more relaxed approach with a private cabana at the resort’s ocean-view pool. Or play a few rounds on the 18-hole course at Grande Oaks Golf Club, which also features a 40-acre practice facility and clubhouse.
- Location: The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale – 1 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304, United States