The Best of the Best in Greater Fort Lauderdale

By: Visit Lauderdale By: Visit Lauderdale | December 3, 2021 | Lifestyle, Travel, Sponsored Post,

In an area with 31 vibrant communities, eight of which line 24 miles of golden beaches, you can imagine there are plenty of exceptional accommodation choices. Here are the resorts that have recently been recognized as the best in Florida.


Pelican Grand Beach Resort

This charming resort sitting directly on the Atlantic ocean in Fort Lauderdale was recently named a Top 15 Resort Hotel in Florida by Travel + Leisure and a Top 20 Resort in Florida by Condé Nast Traveler. Relax in a rocking chair on their large verandah or on their 500-foot private beach. Other amenities include a Lazy River, zero entry pool, beachfront dining at OCEAN2000 or be pampered in their new PURE Spa facility.

Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort

Located on the legendary Hollywood Beach Broadwalk, this Margaritaville resort made Condé Nast Traveler’s recent list of Top 20 Resorts in Florida. You’ll immediately be swept away by its tropical vibe and “no worries” attitude that makes it easy to just chill. With several restaurants, pools, shops, the St. Somewhere Spa, the Parakeet’s Kid’s Club and more right onsite, you’ll find every luxury within steps and if you’re traveling with your children, you’ll find lots to keep them entertained.


Lago Mar Beach Resort & Club

Also making the cut for Condé Nast Traveler’s recent list of Top 20 Resorts in Florida, the Lago Mar Beach Resort & Club is tucked away in Fort Lauderdale’s Harbor Beach neighborhood, giving it an intimate and secluded ambiance. Boasting all the amenities of an award-winning resort – private beach, spa, dining, shopping – this privately owned resort has a long tradition of exceeding expectations.

The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale

This beachfront resort was honored with a prestigious four-star rating from Forbes Travel Guide, based on all the reasons you’d expect, from its fresh seafood and chic atmosphere found at Burlock Coast Seafare and Sprits to its 8,500-square-foot spa. Enjoy one-of-a-kind offerings that include a photography concierge, a professional photographer who’ll do an exclusive lifestyle photo shoot for you and your family.


To learn more about all the wonderful places to stay and play in Greater Fort Lauderdale, visit We can’t wait to welcome you!

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