The Atlantic Hotel & SPA

This AAA Four Diamond hotel overlooks the long stretches of golden sand of the Fort Lauderdale beaches. Featuring two restaurants: Beauty & The Feast Bar|Kitchen whose irresistible take on globally-inspired American fare wins our vote, and the Ocean Market Grille for a more casual menu. Celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, owner Rob Kaliner says, “The Atlantic Hotel & Spa is like a fine wine – it has gotten better with age!” Highlights of this resort include over-sized accommodations, and a 10,000-sq.-ft. full-service spa and 24-hour gym.

601 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale
Fort Lauderdale

This luxury hotel has designed the two towers to resemble great sails of a boat turning about. This unique architecture allows for unobstructed views of the waterways from every room as well as allowing for a large variety of rooms and styles to choose from. Highlights of this resort include the fully-equipped FIT Fitness Center, WET infinity pools and cabanas, and Bliss Spa. Multiple venues for nightlife and dining are available from Whiskey Blue and the Living Room, to the casual W Café and the chic Steak 954.

401 N. Ft Lauderdale Beach Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale
Bonaventure Resort & Spa

Tropical elegance and classic style supply a backdrop for this Fort Lauderdale area resort. Located minutes from the Fort Lauderdale International Airport, Sawgrass Mills Mall, and the BB&T Center for concerts or the Florida Panthers – this beautiful resort features the recently renovated Bonaventure PGA course, nature trails, and the relaxing aLaya Spa. Opt for their Signature 50-minute Massage for a blissful trip to Zen. Dining options include casual American favorites at Banyan’s Restaurant and cocktails at Bar Zen. Ireland’s Steakhouse is a bastion of culinary excellence where you’ll find offbeat menu items like their tender Buffalo Filet or their succulent Veal Chops among the traditional cuts of grilled beef. Don’t miss their sustainable seafood with pan seared scallops our favorite. The resort is accentuated with poolside views and lush landscaping that mimics the ambience of island life tucked away in thick palm foliage and natural stone waterfalls.

250 Racquet Club Rd.
Lago Mar Resort & Club

Known as Fort Lauderdale’s most family-friendly resort, Lago Mar offers a wide-range of amenities and activities. This AAA Four-Diamond resort also features several dining and bar options including the modern American bistro tastes of Acquario. A range of accommodations are available from executive suites, pool or Oceanside suites, resort accommodations, or the penthouse suite. Highlights include diversions like tennis, an oversized chessboard, a large ocean-side pool, and a 9,000-square-foot lagoon and lazy river. Located on the ocean with its own private fine-grained sand beach and over 300 palm trees for shade. 

1700 S. Ocean Ln.,
Fort Lauderdale

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